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A Life of Riley The Suffolk Life and Times of Frank Riley Smith M F H The Sporting Squire of Great Barton 1901 - 1912

By: Holmes, Frank

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Diomed: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16161

ISBN: 0953205711

Condition: Fine


65pp, illustrated blue soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Frank RiIey Smith was a member of the John Smith Brewing family of Tadcaster, and an exemplary Edwardian sporting squire - he was Master of Fox Hounds, helped to introduce polo to Suffolk and was involved in the life of his village of Great Barton. View more info

Anderby Wold

By: Holtby, Winifred

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Corgi: 1976

Seller ID: 12787

ISBN: 0552101222

Condition: Very Good


221pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers with one crease to corner. Internally clean and tight. Mary the farmer meets David the revolutionary. By the author of South Riding. View more info

Anderby Wold

By: Holtby, Winifred

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Virago: 1981

Seller ID: 17049

ISBN: 97811844087914

Condition: As New


278pp, softback covers illustrated with a Yorkshire Dales railway poster. A very clean, tight copy. Mary and her husband battle to save their farm, but she is attracted to David the revolutionary. By the author of South Riding. View more info

Yorkshire Dales and Fells

By: Home, Gordon

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Black: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12528

Condition: Very Good


180pp, red cloth covered boards now patchily faded and with wear to edge of spine. 20 colour illustrations by the author. Fold out map. Occasional light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Life's Funny Side

By: Hornsey, R W

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Leeds, R W Hornsey: 1961

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15501

Condition: Very Good


Second edition. 36pp, soft blue covers with a couple of light marks. Signed by the author on the inner cover. Humorous stories of one paragraph each. Very rare. View more info

Cricket Is My Life

By: Hutton, Len

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1950

Seller ID: 1331

Condition: Very Good


Foreword by Thomas Moult. 232 pp, green cloth boards. B + w photographs. Light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. The autobiography of the famous Yorkshire and England cricketer. View more info

Guide ToThe City of York

By: J Stuart Syme, F Harrison et al

Price: £7.50

Publisher: York Chamber of Trade: 1949

Seller ID: 9855

Condition: Very Good


113pp, card covers with coat of arms, a little wear to spine. Many b + w illustrations. 45pp of attractive period adverts. Visitor's expenses to corner of one page in ink, otherwise clean. The historic sights etc. View more info

Days Of Grace

By: Jagger, Brenda

Price: £3.50

Publisher: BCA: 1984

Seller ID: 3675

Condition: Fine


476pp, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. Olivia inherits her brother's estate in Yorkshire. View more info

The History of Bradford and Its Parish with Additions and Continuation to the Present Time

By: James, John

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green, Reader and Dyer: 1866

Seller ID: 15686

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in one book - the original History and the Continuation volume. 414pp and 322pp plus Pedigrees of local families and Appendix. Dark pink cloth covered boards with impressed pattern, faded to spine. Engraved illustrations with tissue guards. Light foxing to the frontispiece illustration, otherwise internally very clean. The classic history of Bradford and the surrounding area - including an account of the late Rev Bronte at Haworth. View more info

Herbert Newell Bate 1871-1941 A Reticent Genius

By: Jasper, Ronald

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dean & Chapter of York: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6837

ISBN: 0950247170

Condition: Very Good


30pp. Internally clean. Memoir of the Dean of York Minster, previously Vicar of St Stephen's Hampstead, Christ Church Lancaster Gate, Canon of Carlisle, Rector of Hadleigh and Dean of Bocking. View more info

Discover Britain's Historic Houses Yorkshire

By: Jenkins, Simon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12822

ISBN: 0276440668

Condition: Fine


Amended edition. Large format. 192pp. Illustrated boards. A very clean copy. A guide, with many colour illustrations, to the 92 most impressive or unusual historic houses of Yorkshire. View more info

Medieval Pottery in the Yorkshire Museum

By: Jennings, Sarah et al

Price: £18.50

Publisher: The Yorkshire Museum: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16281

ISBN: 0905807049

Condition: Very Good


Largel format. 56pp, laminated illustrated soft covers with one small crease mark. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Introductory essay on the making and development of medieval pots in Yorkshire, and a catalogue of the pots. View more info

The Inns and Alehouses of York

By: Johnson, Alan

Price: £3.25

Publisher: Hutton Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16779

ISBN: 0907033814

Condition: Very Good


Long format. 47pp, colour illustrated softback covers. Colour or b + w illustration of each pub. A clean copy. A description and history, and the current facilities of 40 of the historic pubs of York, written in 1989. View more info

The Ben Johnson Papers Or A Rambling and Unconnected Set of Discourses Through Time and Space Compiled By An Anonymous Scribe Volume II

By: Johnson, Paul

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ben Johnson: 1974

Seller ID: 6690

Condition: Fine


A large volume, red cloth covered boards with gold shield, no dustjacket. B + w illustrations. The 4 essays are on the history of the firm of Ben Johnson, printers, of York, their family connections, printer's organizations in York in the 19th and 20th century, including the Yorkshire Master Printer's Association of Leeds, and a final essay by Elizabeth Brunskill on Missals, Portifers and Pyes - early printing in York. A handsome volume in Fine condition. View more info

The Yorkshire Pantry Recipe Book

By: Kelly, Chris (Introduction)

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Post: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12563

Condition: Very Good


Tall softback of 72pp. Introduction by Chris Kelly. Colour illustrations. Many recipes from the Yorkshire Pantry - North Yorkshire's association of food producers - wild boar, game, fish, beef, puddings etc. View more info

A Long Way From Heaven

By: Kelly, Sheelagh

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Arrow: 1988

Seller ID: 7072

ISBN: 0099460904

Condition: Very Good


539pp, illustrated softback covers. Small light spots of foxing to flyleaf, otherwise clean. Patrick and Mary leave a devastated Ireland in 1846 and come to settle in York. View more info

Harewood The Life and Times of an English Country House

By: Kennedy, Carol

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16980

ISBN: 0091468701

Condition: Good


192pp, complete illustrated dustjacket in removeable plastic sleeve. B + w illustrations. Ex library - flyleaf removed and a stamp to the title page, otherwise a clean 'reading copy'. The story of Harewood House in Yorkshire, and of the Lascelles family who used John Carr, Robert Adam, Chippendale and Capability Brown to build and furnish it. View more info

Barley Hall York

By: Kightly, Charles

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Barley Hall Trust: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16673

ISBN: 0953539407X

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Colour illustrations. A clean, tight copy. The story of the restoration of Barley Hall, a medieval house in the centre of York and the history of the house and its owners. View more info

Lucie Rie Ceramics and Buttons

By: King, Rehayn, Walsh, Helen, De Waal, Edmund et al

Price: £15.00

Publisher: York Museums Trust: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17079

ISBN: 0905807324

Condition: As New


76pp, illustrated card covers. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Foreword, and 6 essays on Rie's work. The catalogue accompanying an exhibition at York Art Gallery in 2018-2019, celebrating the life and work of the ceramic artist, Dame Lucie Rie. View more info

This Is York A Personally Conducted Tour

By: Knight, Charles Brunton

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Herald: 1952

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11408

Condition: Very Good


Dated from author's signature and from gift inscription. 244pp, marroon cloth boards, rubbed to corners. Endpaper maps. Coloured plates and drawings. Spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. Walks round the historic city of York. View more info