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A Dog's Life in The Dales

By: Cropper, Katy and Collins, Barbara

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Bantam: 1993

Seller ID: 15008

ISBN: 0553406388

Condition: Very Good


203pp,the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers with a couple of light creases. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. The frank and funny autobiography of a young shepherdess in the Yorkshire Dales, who won 'One Man nd His Dog' in 1990. View more info

Tatter's Tale

By: Day, Norman

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Allan Wingate: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10128

Condition: Very Good


272pp, brown boards with a couple of dent marks to the front. Very light spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally clean. A family story set in a mill town in Yorkshire from 1855 to 1922. View more info

Horrible Histories York

By: Deary, Terry

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14093

ISBN: 0439953928

Condition: Fair


96pp, illustrated softback covers with fold out map. B & w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. A horrible history of York - ruthless Romans, smashing Saxons and vicious Vikings, and deadly diseases of course. View more info

Laughter at the Wicket Echoes From the Golden Age of Yorkshire Cricket

By: East, Harry

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Whitethorn Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15072

ISBN: 0950605573

Condition: Very Good


80pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated laminated soft covers. Sepia illustrations. A clean, tight copy. The nineteenth and twentieth century characters of Yorkshire cricket. View more info

Dewsbury The Archive Photgraph Series

By: Ellis, Norman

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Chalford: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16296

ISBN: 0752403753

Condition: Very Good


128pp, illustrated soft covers. Internally clean. A history of the the West Riding wool town, and over 200 historic b + w illustrations. Part of the Archive Photographs series. View more info

Finger the Feathery Clouds An Anthology of Prose from North Yorkshire Primary Schools

By: Evans, Fred (Foreword)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: North Yorkshire County Council University of York: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13306

Condition: Very Good


Probably circa 1980. A tall booklet of 62pp with card covers in a ring binder. Prose passages written and illustrated by primary schoolchildren for a competition in connection with the Developing the Learning Society North of England Education conference. Rare. View more info

The Wonder of York Minster

By: Feilden, Dr Bernard M

Price: £22.50

Publisher: York, Cerialis Press: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16739

Condition: Very Good


134pp, red boards with the arms of the cathedral in gold to the front. Includes 54 pages of b + w photographs, and plans and illustrations in the text. A clean copy. The architect describes the process of the major structural restoration of York Minster in 1966 -72. View more info

Harrogate and Knaresborough

By: Fletcher, J S

Price: £16.50

Publisher: S P C K: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15279

Condition: Very Good


124pp, grey cloth covered boards with title and shield in orange and black. Endpaper maps. B + w photographs and illustrations. One mark to front cover. A little loss to edge of one map, otherwise internally clean. Part of The Story of the English Towns series. View more info

The Ouse and Derwent Internal Drainage Board (Land Drainage Act 1976) Bye-Laws 1979

By: Forbes Adam, N C (Chairman) and Baines, P E (clerk)

Price: £5.50

Publisher: ouse and Derwent Drainage Board: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12527

Condition: Very Good


8pp, green card covers, the staples now rusting. One small biro correction, otherwise a clean copy, The regulations to secure the efficient operation of the drainage system in this part of Yorkshire. View more info

Distances

By: Foster, C P

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Bahn: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 16653

ISBN: 0951470108

Condition: Fine


A heavy book of 99pp. Text in English, French and German. Complete illustrated dustjacket with one small crease in a protective removeable plastic cover. Signed by the artist C P Foster on the title page, otherwise internally very clean. The second book in the series illustrating sequenced paintings, each page has a colour illustration of the work of the artist C P Foster. Comes with a card from a private view of an exhibition of the artist's work at Dean Clough Galleries. View more info

A History of Modern Leeds

By: Fraser, Derek (ed)

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Manchester University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16297

ISBN: 071900781X

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 479pp, with illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A couple of page edges creased, otherwise internally clean. 18 essays from various contributors on the history of Leeds, and especially the period from 1780 to 1974. View more info

Exploring Market Towns

By: Freethy, Ron

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Countryside: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13690

ISBN: 081572548

Condition: Very Good


64pp, colour illustrated soft covers. B + w photographs and drawings. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. The history and buildings of Kirkby Lonsdale, Skipton, Clitheroe, Settle, Garstang, Kirkham, Ormskirk, Chorley and Leyland. View more info

Leeds Grand Theatre Programme The Lady's Not For Burning Richard Burton, John Gielgud, Claire Bloom

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Leeds Art Galleries: 1949

Seller ID: 6190

Condition: Very Good


4pp Leeds Grand Theatre and Opera House programme for Monday April 18th 1949 for 'The Lady's Not For Burning' with Richard Burton as Richard, John Gielgud as Thomas Mendip Claire Bloom as Alizon and Pamela Brown as Jennet. Presumably one of the first performances of this play? View more info

Dry Stone Walls

By: Garner, Lawrence

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Shire: 1985

Seller ID: 13423

ISBN: 0852636660

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated card covers. Many b + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise a very clean copy. Who built the first dry stone walls and when, and how they are built and maintained. Shire Album No.114 View more info

Yorkshire Wit and Humour

By: Gee, H L

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Epworth Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12548

Condition: Very Good


61pp, illustrated card covers, the spine darkened with age. B + w drawings by Fred Lawson. Internally very clean. View more info

Worship North and East of Leeds A Local History

By: Gilleghan, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Kingsway Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9759

ISBN: 0951919423

Condition: Very Good


304pp, illustrated softback covers with one small crease to corner. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. A Near Fine copy The churches of Harrogate, Leeds, Selby, York areas, and their history . View more info

George VI King and Emperor

By: Gorman, Major J T

Price: £5.00

Publisher: W & G Foyle Ltd: 1937

Seller ID: 9090

Condition: Very Good


Special edition produced to be given to the children of York for the coronation of the king.56pp, blue boards with gilt York arms. B + w illustrations. Gift label and message from the Mayor. Internally clean. View more info

George VI King and Emperor

By: Gorman, Major J T

Price: £5.00

Publisher: W & G Foyle Ltd: 1937

Seller ID: 9817

Condition: Very Good


Special edition produced to be given to the children of York for the coronation of the king.56pp, blue boards with gilt York arms, tissue dustjacket. B + w illustrations. Gift label. Internally clean. View more info

The Golden Lion

By: Haines, Pamela

Price: £4.00

Publisher: BCA: 1986

Seller ID: 4196

Condition: Very Good


444pp, complete dustjacket. Small mark on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. A story linking Sicily and Yorkshire. View more info

The Diamond Waterfall

By: Haines, Pamela

Price: £3.50

Publisher: BCA: 1984

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 4980

Condition: Fine


570pp, complete dustjacket. Very clean. The story of the women who wear the diamond necklace in the Firth family of Yorkshire, from Edwardian England through two World Wars. View more info