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Lofthouse, Jessica: THE CURIOUS TRAVELLER THROUGH LAKELAND
(Robert Hale 1976) Hbk. demy 8vo, 199pp. inc.b/w ills. Clean tight copy, boards bumped. Dw clipped, and rubbed. Sunned, especially spine. V.Good / Good+ (Book ref. 7450) £7.50
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Hoys, D: ENGLISH LAKE COUNTRY
(Batsford 1969 1st edn) Demy 8vo 223pp. bw photos. Inscr. Price snipped. VG/G (Book ref. 2949) £7.50
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Ferguson, Robert. The Northmen (North Men) in Cumberland and Westmoreland.
London and Carlisle: Longman; R. & J. Steel. 1856. First edition. Pp. x, 228 , [1] errata. 11 chapters which include Pagan Worship, Sepulchral Remains of the Northmen, Runic Inscriptions, Scandinavian Names of Mountains, Rivers Lakes, Proper Names, Dialect. The work owes much to the facts in Mr. Worsaae's "Danes and Norwegians in England".Bound in original blind stamped brown cloth with gilt titles. Scans available. Very good copy. (Book ref. 16214) £85.00
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Faulkner, Amanda Amanda Faulkner : Small Mysteries Abbot Hall Art Gallery and Museum, Kendal, Cumbria : 28 April - 31 May 1998
London: Flowers East, 1998. Illustrated by Illustrated. 1st Edition. Pictorial Card Covers. Near Fine/N/a. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall A well preserved exhibition catalogue containing 9 colour reproductions of her work with a short introduction and exhibition history. There is a sligth rubbing to the tail of the front card cover. No inscriptions, fresh,clean and tight. A near fine copy. (Book ref. 227398) £7.00
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Harper Kenneth: The Story Of The Lakeland Diocese 1933-1966
1st Edition, Carlisle Diocesan Board of Finance, 1966 Foreword by the Bishop of Carlisle; Hardback: green cloth lettered in gilt on spine; Near fine in dustwrapper. (Book ref. 6223) £6.00
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Beard Geoffrey: The Greater House In Cumbria
1st Edition, Westmorland Gazette, Kendal, 1978 44 illustrations; Paperback, 4to; Wrappers unevenly faded, else near fine. (Book ref. 6221) £9.00
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Tyler, Ian: GREENSIDE. A Tale of Lakeside Miners.
Ulverston: Red Earth, 1992. 4to, 200pp, index, illus. Pb. VG. (Book ref. 6411) £15.00
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Rothwell, Catherine: ALONG THE RIVER KENT.
Sutton, 2005. Large 8vo, 160pp, illus. Pb. G. (Book ref. 13807) £5.00
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Joy, David: A REGIONAL HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS OF GREAT BRITAIN. Vol. XIV The Lake Counties.
David & Charles, 1983. 8vo, 270pp, index, illus. VG in VG dw. (Book ref. 3973) £15.00
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Frankland, E.P: THE SANCTUARY IN RAVENSTONEDALE.
Kirkby Stephen: J.W. Braithwaite & Sons, n.d. 8vo, 16pp, illus. Pb. Staples rusted otherwise VG. (Book ref. 13814) £6.00
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Adamson, J.K: CUMBRIAN WOODLANDS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE. ITE Symposium No. 25 Grange-over-Sands.
HMSO, 1989. 4to, 88pp, illus. Pb. G. (Book ref. 13821) £5.00
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WELSH Mary: A COUNTRY JOURNAL - The Diary of a Cumbrian Naturalist.
Countryside Books. Undated. Paperback. 79 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine with old pricing details on title page in indelible pencil in near-fine papercover. Unread book from new stock. ISBN: 0-86157-133-9. (Book ref. 6398) £4.00
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WAINWRIGHT A.: A LUNE SKETCHBOOK.
Kendal. Westmorland Gazette. 1980. Hardback. 80 pages. B.w. drawings. Fine in dark green simulated leather with gilt lettering to spine, in a fine white d.w. with red lettering to front cover and spine. Westmorland Gazette price label of 4.00 on front flap of d.w. Ex shop stock. Unread book. Faint crinkling to a few pages at front and rear due to storage. (Book ref. 4253) £95.00
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Margaret and Percy Duff: KENDAL AND DISTRICT IN TIMES PAST.
Chorley. Countryside Publications. 1988. Paperback. 48 pages. B.w. photographs. Fine in a near-fine slightly scuffed papercover with small stain from old pricing label on rear cover which has now fallen off due to age. Ex shop stock. Unread book. ISBN: 0861572777. (Book ref. 4701) £10.95
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MACLEOD Innes: SAILING ON HORSEBACK - William Daniell and Richard Ayton in Cumbria and Dumfries and Galloway.
Dumfries. Farries. 1988. lst edn. Hardback. 143 pages. Colour illustrations. Map. Mint in simulated brown leather on boards with gilt lettering to spine, in a mint d.w. Ex shop stock - unread book. A lively account of the people and traditions of Cumbria and Dumfries and Galloway. ISBN: 0-948278-06-4. (Book ref. 4980) £9.95
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Herbert and Mary Jackson.: EXPLORING CUMBRIA
Maryport. Hirst-Jackson. Circa 1980. (Book originally cost 90p) Paperback. 40 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine with old pricing in indelible pencil on first page, in a v.g. slightly scuffed papercover. Ex shop stock. Unread book. (Book ref. 6387) £5.00
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HAY Daniel: WHITEHAVEN - An Illustrated History.
Beckermet. Moon. 1979. Revised and enlarged edn. HEAVY large format paperback which will require extra postage. Before ordering please contact us direct for a postage quote (01493 750534). Fine in a fine illustrated papercover with french flaps, slightly sunned near spine. 215 pages. B.w. illustrations. This third edition of a popular study of the evolution of Whitehaven, first published in 1966, has been considerably expanded and improved by a mass of new material. ISBN: 0-904131-22-X. (Book ref. 1521) £34.95
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Editors Malcolm Stott, John Callion, Ian Kinley, Colin Raven and Jeremy Roberts.: THE BREEDING BIRDS OF CUMBRIA - A tetrad atlas 1997-2001.
Cumbria Bird Club. 2002. lst edn. HEAVY large format hardback which will require extra postage. Before ordering please contact us direct for a postage quote. 390 pages. B.w. and colour illustrations. Maps. Fine in illustrated boards. No d.w. issued. Ex shop stock. Unread book. Cumbria Bird Club was formed in 1989 with its main aim of bringing together enthusiasts, from all over the county and beyond, who enjoyed watching birds in this beautiful county. The Club has instigated several ornithological surveys since its formation, adding greatly to the knowledge of Cumbrian birds. This book is the culmination of the committed efforts of the Club's members and is their greatest achievement so far. ISBN: 0-9543249-0-0. (Book ref. 3052) £45.00
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Edited by Peter Bicknell.: THE ILLUSTRATED WORDSWORTH'S GUIDE TO THE LAKES.
Exeter. Webb & Bower. 1984. lst edn. HEAVY hardback which will require extra postage. Before ordering please contact us direct for a postage quote. 208 pages. B.w. and colour illustrations. Fine in green boards with gilt lettering to spine, in a fine d.w. with slightly faded spine. The poet's love of the Lakes is unmistakeable, and this book gives a remarkable first-hand account of his feeling towards the unique landscape that was the source of his inspiration. ISBN: 0-86350-001-3. (Book ref. 2065) £9.95
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DICKINSON J. C.: THE PRIORY OF CARTMEL.
Milnthorpe. Cicerone Press. 1991. Hardback. 123 pages. B.w. and colour illustrations. Fine in navy boards with silver lettering to spine, in a fine unclipped d.w. No markings or inscriptions. ISBN: 1852840773. (Book ref. 1003) £12.95
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