Lancashire from Rochdale Book Company

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Lancaster, 1929, pp. [10], 135, 5. Original boards. Spine ends a bit worn, else good condition. A useful biographical reference book.
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£12.77
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Saddleworth Superstitions and Folk Customs.

by WRIGLEY, Ammon:

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Rochdale Book Company
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£57.48

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Clegg, Oldham, 1909, pp. 48, original card covers. "With the Author's Compliments" written on the front cover. Cover a little marked and dusty, but still a very good copy of a scarce early work by this collectable author.
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The Story of Mossley Ancient and Modern.

by HOLT, Alfred:

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£25.55

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Manchester, 1926, pp. 128, illustrated. original cloth. Spine faded and a few marks to the covers, but good, sound condition.
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The Autobiography of William Stout of Lancaster.

by HARLAND, John (editor):

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£51.10

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Simpkin & Marshall, 1851, pp. vii, 154. Original cloth. Binding secure but spine neatly repaired and rubbed at ends. Frontispiece heavily foxed and some further foxing to first few leaves, smallish brown stain to a couple of leaves. Still a sound copy.
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Not Published, 1881, tiny pamphlet of just 7 pages. Disbound from a collection of pamphlets, so no covers, but sound condition.
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£19.16
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History of Rivington.

by HAMPSON, Thomas:

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£44.71

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Wigan and Horwich, 1893, pp. 207. Original cloth a bit marked, but sound. Please note than an early owner added neat ink notes and corrections to several pages, and his hands have not been to clean as there are a few finger marks or splashes here and there. Overall, just a sound working copy of an uncommon book.
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Annals of Oldham and District.

by SHAW, Giles:

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Rochdale Book Company
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£306.58

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Oldham, 1904 to 1906. Three volumes, over 900 pages and about 230 illustrations. Covering from 1130 to 1798. Original black cloth, small paint splash on one back cover, else very good, sound condition. Volume one has the dates it covers on the title page underlined, there is occasional light foxing, but the contents are very good. A most sought after… Read more
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A History of Withington.

by WHITTAKER, Kenneth:

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Morten, Didsbury, 1969, new revised and enlarged edition, 45 pages. Hardback. An ex-library copy with numbers on the front cover, label inside and stamps to back of title page. No wear though; a sound working copy.
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The Story of Chowbent Chapel 1645-1721-1921.

by WRIGHT, J.J:

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£63.87

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Manchester, H. Rawson, 1921, pp.149, well illustrated. Original cloth, very good condition. Pasted in at the back is a 14 page pamphlet Ancient days at Atherton by Alexander Gordon, 1921. This was a lecture intended as a prelude to the Chowbent history.
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Leigh, circa 1959, pp. 360, illustrated. Very good condition.
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Rochdale, E. Wrigley, 1896, pp. 386 plus index, portrait frontispiece. Original brown cloth, spine edge and corners a little rubbed, front cover with a few marks, but sound condition. Former owner's name stamp on back of frontis, stain to top margin of title page, else contents good.
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£95.81
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Salford Through the Ages.

by HAMPSON,Charles P:

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£35.77

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Salford, 1930, first edition, pp.296, illustrated. Original cloth, spine a bit faded as usual. but good, sound condition. Signed author's edition, copy no. 28.
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Cobden as a Citizen, a Chapter in Manchester History.

by AXON, William E. A:

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£31.94

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T. Fisher Unwin, 1907, pp. 208, illustrated. Finely printed by the Chiswick Press. Original buckram, very good condition. Armorial bookplate of Alfred Watkin.
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Northampton, n.d. (circa 1892), first edition, 8vo, pp. ix, 90 plus adverts, illustrated. Spine faded, but very good in original cloth. Very scarce.
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£76.64
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Manchester in Holiday Dress

by PROCTER, Richard Wright:

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£76.64

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1866, pp. viii, 179 plus adverts. original cloth, spine a trifle faded, but very good condition. Especially important for its account of the theatrical history of Manchester. Uncommon.
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Literary Reminiscences and Gleanings.

by PROCTER, Richard Wright:

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Manchester, 1860, pp. vii, 168, (2), with illustrations by James Stephenson and William Morton. Original cloth, some rubbing to spine, but a good, sound copy. An interesting account of Lancashire literary figures from John Byrom and Tim Bobbin onwards.
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Sea Side Resorts of Lancashire.

by HARTE, F. J:

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Harte, Lytham, 1883, pp.162 with three folding maps. Original limp cloth printed covers. Covers Blackpool, Lytham, Morecambe, St Annes, Southport, Grange etc. Maps with inevitable small splits at the centre folds, else good condition. Scarce, Copac records only one copy in Oxford. Bookplate of Robert Washington Oates, who saved Gilbert White's house for the nation, and cousin of the… Read more
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The Ancient Crosses and Holy Wells of Lancashire.

by TAYLOR, Henry:

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£319.35

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Manchester, Sherratt & Hughes, 1906, 4to, pp. xxiii, 516, with very many illustrations, folding maps etc. Original buckram, top edge gilt. A few of the large maps slightly misfolded, but a very good copy of this most substantial work.
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Liverpool, privately printed, 1883, 4to, pp. vii, 256, 7. original cloth, folding map frontis. and folding plan of Mancunium, numerous illustrations. With a list of subscribers. Spine faded, but an unusually fine, crisp copy.
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£127.74
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Recollections of "Old" Swinton, (Lancashire).

by HOLLAND, Peter:

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Swinton, W. Pearson, 1914, pp.56, with 9 illustrations. Original cloth. Very good condition.
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