Title The County Books. Yorkshire, West Riding.
Publisher Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition.
Seller ID 75148
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Some darkening and minor foxing to rear. Price clipped). Some tape marks to endpapers else A very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers The West Riding of Yorkshire. Using the analogy of the cloth, The chapters are, Design for Weaving, The Warp, The Woof-Historical, The Woof-Contemporary, Texture, with an appendix on West Riding Dialect. Includes Wakefield and County Administration, Tops and Noils District, Leeds and Templenewsam, South Yorkshire, Pastoral and Agricultural West Riding.
BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY The County Books, LETTICE COOPER, Yorkshire, West Riding, Weaving, Warp, Woof-Historical, Woof-Contemporary, Texture, appendix, West Riding Dialect, Wakefield, County Administration, Tops and Noils District, Leeds, Templenewsam, South Yorkshire, Pastoral, Agricultural,