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MANCHESTER: MAPPING THE CITY
Written by Terry Wyke; Brian Robson; Martin Dodge.
Stock no. 1822304
Published by Birlinn Limited. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Manchester is one of the world's most iconic cities. Not only was it the first industrial city, it can also claim to be the first post-industrial city. The historic maps and unpublished plans in this book chart the dramatic growth and transformation of Manchester and its conurbation. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w maps throughout. ISBN: 9781780275307. A fine copy. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and very slightly grubby.

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THE TARNS OF LAKELAND
Written by W. Heaton Cooper. Illustrated by W. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 1321484
Published by Frank Peters Publishing. 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

3rd edition. Blue cloth covers. Endpaper maps. Colour and black and white illustrations throughout. 237 pages. 7.5 x 10". ISBN: 0950473022. SIGNED by the author to half title-page. Contents fine. Base of spine is bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and creased with a tiny nick to top of spine.

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CALDER HALL
Written by Kenneth Jay.
Stock no. 2135276
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of Britain's first atomic power station. Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. Two patches of spine are very browned; some light browning along cover edges. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; two pieces of loss to spine; foxed to flaps.

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COLERIDGE AMONG THE LAKES & MOUNTAINS
Written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge; Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1321379
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial cloth. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and corners lightly rubbed. Slipcase is faded at opening edges, lightly scuffed and has a tiny dent to one centre of one of the panels.

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GEORGE ORMEROD HISTORIAN OF CHESHIRE
Written by John Peter Hess.
Stock no. 1321249
Published by Herald Printers (whitchurch) Ltd. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An exceedingly readable biography of a man who was one of the earliest historians. Red boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951461400. Slight bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is edge worn and just a little grubby.

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THE ENGLISH LAKES
Written by Frank Singleton.
Stock no. 2134697
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Superb colour photos by Wilfred Elms. Spine is browned. Page edge browning. A few margin marks. Wrapper is browned to spine with foxing and wear; couple of closed tears; some foxing.

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LIVERPOOL TRANSPORT VOLUME 3 1931-1939
Written by J.B. Horne; T.B. Maund.
Stock no. 1821748
Published by Transport Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1987. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Trams and buses. ISBN: 0863171419. Last few pages stuck together (could be prised apart but possible surface paper damage may result). Else book and contents fine.

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THE ROOF OF LANCASHIRE
Written by Herbert C. Collins. Illustrated by H. Harte.
Stock no. 1821629
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Reprint. Boards clean, spine cocked. Previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper. Text block browned. A few minor foxspots present. A few annotations in ink and a few marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is foxed, lightly edge-worn and faded to spine.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL. III
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134500
Published by Vernon And Hood. 1st 1802. Very good condition.

Brown leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine; gilt title; marbled boards. 27 b/w plates. Spine is faded with a few marks. Browning and foxing to covers and pages internally.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL II
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134495
Published by Vernor & Hood. 1st 1801. Very good condition.

Three quarters brown leather binding, marbled boards. Gilt titles to spine. 524 pages + booklist + index. B/w plates. Contains Cambridgeshire, Cheshire and Cornwall. Spine is faded, with a few marks. Browning and some foxing to marbled boards. Page edge browning and foxing to pages.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL. IX
Written by John Britton.
Stock no. 2134257
Published by Vernor, Hood & Sharpe; Longman, Hurst, Rees And Orme; Cuthell And Martin. 1st 1807. Very good condition.

Leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, gilt title; marbled boards. Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire. Beauties of England and Wales Series. 27 plates. Spine is faded, with a few marks. Browning to boards, with a little foxing. Page browning and foxing internally. Edge chips to a few page margins.

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COLERIDGE AMONG THE LAKES & MOUNTAINS
Written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge; Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1320247
Published by Folio Society. 1991. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial cloth. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine slightly browned. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is slightly grubby.

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