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LANCASHIRE CHARACTERS AND PLACES
Written by Thomas Newbigging.
Stock no. 1208782
Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. 1st 1891. Very good condition.

Maroon cloth, gilt titles, gilt border to front cover. 153 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A few margin marks to contents but generally clean.

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LANCASHIRE FOR ME A LITTLE AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by T. Thompson.
Stock no. 1208781
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

In this book the author leaves his dialect stories to give us an account of his early days and later literary and other adventures including his experiences in film writing and broadcasting. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis. 237 pages. Spine bumped. Names and dates in ink on front endpaper. Light foxing to prelims and page margins. Price-cut wrapper is foxed and torn at edges with slight loss.

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A SHORT HISTORY OF MANCHESTER AND SALFORD
Written by F.A. Bruton.
Stock no. 1208758
Published by Sherratt & Hughes. 2nd 1927. Almost very good condition.

Second edition with corrections and additional illustrations. Red cloth, gilt titles to spine. Numerous b/w illustrations. 312 pages includes index. Spine and corners rubbed and slightly bumped. Covers a little grubby. Nameplate on front pastedown. Name and date in ink on front endpaper. Front joint cracked. Contents clean.

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LANCASHIRE BRIEF HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE NOTES
Written by Leo H. Grindon.
Stock no. 1208757
Published by Seeley and Co. Limited. 1st 1892. Very good condition.

Includes the cotton district and manufacture of cotton, miscellaneous industrial occupations, dialect and pastimes and much more. Maroon cloth, gilt titles, gilt crest to front cover. Numerous b/w illustrations. 355 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A couple of small marks to rear cover. Technical School prize stamp plus name and date in ink on front endpaper. Foxing to half-title. Occasional foxspots to contents. Overall a bright copy.

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BALLADS AND SONGS OF LANCASHIRE
Written by John Harland; T.T. Wilkinson.
Stock no. 1208754
Published by John Heywood. 3rd 1882. Almost very good condition.

Ballads and Songs Ancient and Modern. Corrected, Revised and Enlarged by Wilkinson. Brown decorative cloth, gilt titles., Portrait frontis. 554 pages. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Corners rubbed and bumped. Covers slightly scuffed. Names and dates in ink to verso of front endpaper and half-title. A few pages have corner creases. Some margins browned else contents clean.

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THE FLORA OF THE LIVERPOOL DISTRICT
Written by C. Theodore Green.
Stock no. 1208707
Published by T. Buncle & Co.. 1st 1933. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Gilt vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 163 pages pages includes index. Spine slightly sunned. Bump to lower edge of rear cover. Bookplate to front endpaper. Contents very good indeed.

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PRESTON PUBS
Written by Stephen R. Halliwell.
Stock no. 1814267
Published by Amberley. 1st 2014. Fine condition.

Over the past 400 years more than 800 pubs have opened in the city of Preston... well researched and beautifully illustrated. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9781445638584.

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THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF LANCASHIRE
Written by Owen Ashmore.
Stock no. 1609362
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715343394. Spine bumped.

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THE ENCHANTING NORTH
Written by J.S. Fletcher.
Stock no. 1609197
Published by Eveleigh Nash. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Grey/green cloth. Colour and b/w plates. Spine and corners bumped with some wear to cloth. darkening to spine and board edges. Prelims browned, inscription to front pastedown. Folding map is split on one fold. Contents clean.

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A REGIONAL HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS OF GREAT BRITAIN VOLUME XIV THE LAKE COUNTIES
Written by David Joy.
Stock no. 1813508
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1983. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations and folding map to rear. ISBN: 094653702X. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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A PICTORIAL GUIDE TO THE LAKELAND FELLS BOOK TWO THE FAR EASTERN FELLS
Written by A. Wainwright. Illustrated by A. Wainwright.
Stock no. 1813235
Published by Westmorland Gazette. Circa 1966. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Being an illustrated account of a study and exploration of the mountains in the English Lake District. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. Minor foxing to text block.

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A TOUR FROM ALSTON-MOOR TO HARROWGATE AND BRIMHAM CRAGS
Written by Thomas Pennant.
Stock no. 2122670
1804. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Binding is more modern than contents. Leather spine and corners. B/w plates. Printed by C. Mercier and Co. for John Scott. Wear and scuffing to spine and corners; some loss to leather surface. Some spotting to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing and page browning. A few page margin tears. All plates present.

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