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In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly darkened. Price clipped. Minor tears and chips to corners.) Corners slgihtly bumped. Neat inscription to front endpaper. 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.
Title: The County Books. Yorkshire North Riding.
Categories: BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 75113
Keywords: BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY The County Books, HARLAND, Oswald;, Yorkshire, North 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,