Category: Lake District


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The Wisdom of the Simple and Other Stories

By: Holme, Constance

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1950

Seller ID: 16721

Condition: Very Good

World's Classics Edition. 235pp, blue leatherette boards with rounded edges. Decorated gilt title to the spine. Ribbon bookmark. A couple of light marks to the foredge, otherwise a clean copy. Stories of the land, of marriage, of the First World War etc from a writer famous for her stories of the farming community of Cumberland. View more info

Eskdale Base 2002

By: Jones, Chris

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Business Link: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10472

Condition: Fine

Illustrated softback covers. A very clean copy. Where to stay, what to do, days out - 'the almost definitve guide to Lakeland's loveliest valley'. View more info

Walking in Northern Lakeland

By: Lewis, Peter and Porter, Brian

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dalesman: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9603

ISBN: 0852062060

Condition: Fine

64pp, illustrated softback covers. Maps. Very clean. Family walks, medium walks, fell walks and places of interest Written on behalf of the Lake District area of the Rambler's Associatiion View more info

Lakeland Lily

By: Lightfoot, Freda

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Coronet: 1997

Seller ID: 9349

ISBN: 0340674369

Condition: Very Good

406pp, softback covers by Len Thurston with light creases to spine. Internally clean. Lily battles against poverty, set in the Lake District. View more info

Lett's Tour The Lake District The Pennines and Yorkshire Dales

By: Loftus, Harry

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Charles Letts: 1974

Seller ID: 12958

ISBN: 0850971411

Condition: Very Good

Completely revised edition. 64pp, illustrated laminated soft covers. Maps and b + w photographs. A column of figures written inside back cover, otherwise very clean and tight. Places, and suggested car tours. View more info

The Iron Facade

By: Marchant, Catherine (Catherine Cookson)

Price: £0.60

Publisher: Corgi: 1978

Seller ID: 9311

ISBN: 0552107808

Condition: Very Good

175pp, illustrated softback covers. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwse a clean, tight copy. Can Prudence find peace in the Lake District? View more info

Discovering Regional Archaeology North Western England

By: Marsden, Barry M

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Shire Publications: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13397

ISBN: 0852631146

Condition: Very Good

Pocket sized. 56pp, card covers illustrated by M Maitland Howard, with one small mark. B + w illustrations and maps. Original owner's name to cover and flyleaf, otherwise clean and tight. A guide to the archaeological sites of Cumberland, Lancashire, Westmorland, the West Riding and York. View more info

Pub Walks in the Lake District

By: Marsh, Terry

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Dalesman: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14900

ISBN: 1855681110

Condition: Fine

111pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations and maps. .A very clean copy. 25 circular walks including country inns, describing historical and architectural points of interest in the landscape. View more info

From Eccles Cake to Hawkshead Wig A Celeration of Northern Food

By: Mason, Laura and Brown, Catherine

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Harper Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14583

ISBN: 0007267886

Condition: As New

Foreword by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. 140pp, including Address Book and Bibliography. Complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. The famous regional foods of Northern England, and the techniques of how they are made. View more info

The Ghost Cat of Grasmere and Other Poems

By: Matthews, Glyn

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Matthews: 1111

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7161

Condition: Very Good

20pp of poems of Lakeland, bound in blue paper covers and signed by the author. A clean copy. Rare. View more info

North West Nature Exploring Nature Reserves and Country Parks

By: Mellor, Pauline

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Silver LInk Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13409

ISBN: 0947971122

Condition: Very Good

Foreword by David Bellamy. 168pp, laminated colour illustrated soft covers with a couple of very light creases to spine. Illustrations by the author. A clean copy. A guide to 28 nature reserves and parks. View more info

The Lake District

By: Millward, Roy and Robinson, Adrian

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Eyre Methuen: 1974

Seller ID: 12943

ISBN: 041331720X

Condition: Very Good

Full size book of 360pp, illustrated soft covers. Maps and 130 b + w illustrations. One very small mark to foredge, otherwise a clean, tight copy. The variety and beauty of the Lake District. View more info

Pennine Birds A Visitor's Handbook

By: Mitchell, W R and Robson, R W

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Dalesman: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13413

ISBN: 0852061838

Condition: Very Good

96pp,illustrated card covers. Many b + w illustrations. Original owner's anme to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The birds of the pennine hills of Yorkshire, Lancashire, Northumbria etc. View more info

More Odd Corners In English Lakeland

By: Palmer, William T

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Skeffington: 1946

Seller ID: 10496

Condition: Fine

4th edition. 112pp, complete dustjacket with a couple of closed tears. 15 b + w photographs by Messrs Abraham of Keswick. Internally very clean. Secret tracks, lakeland ghosts etc. View more info

Landskipping Painters Ploughmen and Places

By: Pavord, Anna

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16952

ISBN: 1408868911

Condition: As New

253pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. A celebration of landscape and how painters, tourists and poets have reacted to it through the ages, from the Scottish Highlands to the hills of Dorset, via the Lakes and Snowdon. View more info

Racing Pigs and Giant Marrows Travels Around North Country Fairs

By: Pearson, Harry

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Abacus: 1997

Seller ID: 12009

ISBN: 034910946X

Condition: Very Good

226pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers, B + w photographs. Internally clean and tight. Travels around the country fairs of Yorkshire, Cumbria, Durham etc View more info

The Year Of The Worm

By: Pilling, Ann

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Kestrel: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4755

ISBN: 0722658680

Condition: Very Good

142pp, laminated illustrated boards. Small school library stamp on flyleaf, otherwise very clean. A story for children, set in the Lake District. View more info

Fly High Run Free

By: Ratcliffe, Jane

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13607

ISBN: 0701123656

Condition: Very Good

Foreword by Virginia McKenna. 168pp, priceclipped cover with an indentation mark to the fornt has one tiny closed tear to foldover but is otherwise complete. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page, otherwise internally very clean. The work of the Cheshire and Lake District naturalist, who looks after wounded birds and animals and returns them to the wild. View more info

The Illustrated Herdwick Shepherd

By: Rebanks, James

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Particular Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16808

ISBN: 1846148901

Condition: Fine

176pp, buff hard back covers with a colour illustration. Many colour photographs by the author. A clean copy. The life of a sheep farmer in Matterdale in the Lake District. View more info

In The Silver Dale An Abridgement from the Book Entitled The Silver Dale

By: Riley, William

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dalesman: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15411

Condition: Good

36pp, illustrated soft covers with a photograph of the author. B + w illustrations. The covers now grubby, but internally clean. Stories of living in Silverdale, near Morecambe Bay, abridged from 'The Silver Dale' View more info