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Book sizes: Folio over 12"x15", 8vo - over 7"x9", 4to - over 9"x12",
12mo - over 6"x7", 16mo - over 5"x6", 24mo - over 5"x5", 48mo - over 3"x4".

Inventory No.34199 Author: not given.
The Ancient Crypt Church of St. Mary Lastingham, The Shrine of St Cedd. an Intrductory Guide to the church and Its history
Published 1982 Kirkbymoorside Press Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Bright clean copy of 12 pages. Includes some loose ephemera.
North Yorkshire Lastingham

Inventory No.34198 Author: not given.
The Festival of Britain Redcar Celebration. Sir William Turner and His School, A Pageant Play
Published 1951 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Good+ Price: £5
Buff card covers rubbed. Staples rusting. 12 pages. Includes some loose ephemera.
North Yorkshire

Inventory No.34192 Author: not given.
Aspects of Coxwoldshire a North Yorkshire Local History By Husthwaite Local History Society
Published 1992 Husthwaite Local History Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 1850721106 Size:4to Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
Light crease to bottom corner of rear cover. A very nice clean copy.
Coxwold North Yorkshire North Riding Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.34187 Author: not given.
Eden Camp The People's War 1939-45
Published 1992 Eden Camp (Malton) Type:
Edition:Second Edition ISBN: 0951745514 Size:Landscape A4 Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £3
Crease across top corner of back cover else very good
North Yorkshire Malton Eden Camp Second World War II 2

Inventory No.34134 Author: not given.
Ripon, Bolton Abbey, and Fountains Abbey. Beecham's Photo-Folio 24 Choice Photographic Views. One Penny.
Published Thomas Beecham (St. Helens) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:32mo Binding:Wrappers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £20
Covers a little marked and with crease to bottom corner of front cover. Nice clean copy.
North Yorkshire

Inventory No.34070 Author: not given.
Pateley Bridge and Nidderdale Official Guide
Published 1937 R. Ackrill (Pateley Bridge) Type:
Edition:Revised Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Soft Card Cover
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £25
Soft brown card covers with black titling. Very light rubbing to covers. Small, 5mm, tear to Introduction page edge. Descriptive letterpress and illustrations. 64 pages plus 2 page road map. A very nice clean bright copy.
North Yorkshire

Inventory No.34020 Author: not given.
Three Yorkshire Villages Historical Studies of Beningborough, Linton-On-ouse and Newton-On-ouse Mainly Covering the Years 1700-1850 with an Introduction and Epilogue
Published 1973 Newton-on-ouse Local History Group (York.) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Covers slightly rubbed else v. good
North Yorkshire York Beningborough Linton-on-ouse Newton-On-ouse Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.34016 Author: not given.
Auction Catalogue Easingwold and Hovingham , 1939, Comprising Low Hawkhills, Blackwoods House, Big Ings Wood, Grass Fields, Mount Farm, Manor House Cottages
Published 1939 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £15
Clean copy with the 2 fold-out maps in rear pocket.
North Yorkshire

Inventory No.33767 Author: not given.
Settle Circuit, Wigglesworth Methodist Chapel Golden Jubilee, 1910-1960. Souvenir Programme
Published 1960 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Wrappers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
8 pages including covers. a very nice clean copy.
North Yorkshire Settle Wrigglesworth Craven Metodism

Inventory No.33765 Author: not given.
Ermysted's Grammar School, Skipton. Order of Commemoration Service to be Used on founders' Day
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Plain card covers with black titling and decoration. 8 pages. Nice clean copy.
North Yorkshire Skipton School History Craven

Inventory No.33764 Author: not given.
The Friends of Kildwick Church. Lang Kirk o' Craven. Church of St. Andrew, Kildwick
Published Dixon & Stell Limited (Cross Hills, Keighley) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Plain card covers. 12 pages which includes 4 sepia style photographs. Text gives a brief history of the Church, and the Rules and Constitution of the Society. Very nice clean copy.
North Yorkshire Kildwick Church History Deanery Craven

Inventory No.33725 Author: not given.
The John C. Horsfall Memorial Baptist Church, Glusburn. Opening Services of the New Church, June 1947. Souvenir Handbook
Published 1947 Dixon & Stell Limited (Keighley) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Soft card covers a little sunned, and chipped on top edge. 16 pages. Nice copy.
North Yorkshire Craven

Inventory No.33722 Author: not given.
Sutton in Craven Baptist Church 250th Church Anniversary, 1711 - 1961
Published 1961 Dixon & Stell Limited (Keighley) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Soft card covers. 31 pages. Nice copy.
North Yorkshire Craven

Inventory No.33701 Author: not given.
Chronicles of Ermysted; New Series; Spring Term, 1946. Number 107
Published 1946 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Card covers rubbed. Staples rusting. 94 pages.
North Yorkshire Skipton Craven

Inventory No.33700 Author: not given.
Sutton-in-Craven Baptist Church 250th Church Anniversary Celebations 1711-1961
Published 1961 Dixon and Stell, printer (Keighley) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:Landscape 32mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
26 page booklet in very nice clean condition.
North Yorkshire Sutton in Craven

Inventory No.33698 Author: not given.
Catalogue of Sundry Papers Related to the Earls of Cumberland and Their Estates. Deposited at Bolton Abbey
Published 1920 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £40
Red cloth, gilt titling to spine. Sign of label removal in bottom corner of front board. 34 single sided pages. Very nice clean copy.
Bolton Abbey North Yorkshire

Inventory No.33696 Author: not given.
Copy Will of Silvester Petyt. Esq.
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £30
Printed copy of the will by C. A. Noad, Chancery Lane. 25 pages. Bound in blue cloth on soft card, gilt titling to front. Vey nice clean copy
North Yorkshire Settle Craven

Inventory No.33688 Author: not given.
Settle Ingleton and North Craven: a Guide Published with the Authority of Settle Rural District Council
Published 1972 Dalesman Books (Clapham) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0852061439 Size:Landscape Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6.5
Clean bright copy
North Yorkshire Craven Dales Settle Guide Topography Local History Ingleton

Inventory No.33687 Author: not given.
Around Skipton: the Rural District Official Guide
Published 1971 Dalesman Publishing Company (Clapham) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:Landscape Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
56pp. Nice clean copy
Skipton Craven North Yorkshire Dales Local History

Inventory No.33685 Author: not given.
Skipton Urban District Official Guide & Handbook 1973-74
Published Yorkshire Dales Tourist Association (Burnsall) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
80pp. Crease across front cover else nice clean copy
Skipton Craven North Yorkshire Dales Local History

Inventory No.33683 Author: not given.
Skipton Rural District Yorkshire The Offical Guide
Published Home Publishing Co.. (Carshalton) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6
n.d. but 1960s. Covers a little rubbed. pp. 100 plus folding map.
West Riding North Yorkshire Skipton Local History Craven

Inventory No.33673 Author: not given.
Ingleton Official Guide
Published Ingleton Tradespeople's Association Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £4
64pp. No date, cover price 7 1/2p. Folding map present but loose.
Ingleton North Yorkshire Dales Local History

Inventory No.33661 Author: not given.
Gleanings from Bolton Abbey
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:Landscape Binding:Original Decorated Boards
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £20
12 pages of photographs of Bolton Abbey and environs. Cover rubbed with 1" piece missing at bottom of spine, contents very good
North Yorkshire Craven Dales Bolton Abbey Photographs

Inventory No.33618 Author: not given.
The Wharfedale Pictorial a Record of the Year's Events in Pictures 1935
Published Wharfedale & Airedale Observer (Otley) Type:Ex-Library
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £15
Labels inside and removed from outside front cover, stamps inside, covers chipped but contents clean and sound
wharfedale North Yorkshire Craven Dales north Yorkshire West Riding Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.33617 Author: not given.
The Wharfedale Pictorial a Record of the Year's Events in Pictures 1938
Published Wharfedale & Airedale Observer (Otley) Type:Ex-Library
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £15
Labels inside and removed from outside front cover, stamps inside, covers chipped but contents clean and sound
wharfedale North Yorkshire Craven Dales north Yorkshire West Riding Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.33616 Author: not given.
The Wharfedale Pictorial a Record of the Year's Events in Pictures 1937
Published Wharfedale & Airedale Observer (Otley) Type:Ex-Library
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £15
Labels inside and removed from outside front cover, stamps inside, covers chipped but contents clean and sound
wharfedale North Yorkshire Craven Dales north Yorkshire West Riding Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.33615 Author: not given.
The Wharfedale Pictorial a Record of the Year's Events in Pictures 1936
Published Wharfedale & Airedale Observer (Otley) Type:Ex-Library
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £15
Labels inside and outside front cover, stamps inside, covers chipped but contents clean and sound
wharfedale North Yorkshire Craven Dales north Yorkshire West Riding Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.32994 Author: not given.
Pocklington at War
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine Price: £10
No publication details. Nce clean copy
North Yorkshire York Pocklington Local History War Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.32258 Author: not given.
Summer Holidays in Wharfedale, 1920. Programme and Time Table
Published 1920 Co-operative Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Soft Card Cover
Book / wrapper condition:Good+ Price: £10
Original covers a little rubbed and creased. The weekly programme of excurtions with map of the area. Followed by the words for 101 songs of Faith: Nature: and Comradeship.
North Yorkshire Wharfedale

Inventory No.31809 Author: not given.
North Yorkshire County Record Office Journal 1, 2, 3, 4
Published 1975 North Riding of Yorkshire County Council. (Northallerton.) Type:4 Volumes
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0950343021 Size:A4 Binding:Card Covers/ Plastic Spine
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £15
North Yorkshire Social Political History Local Family Genealogy Topography

Inventory No.31704 Author: not given.
Settle and North Craven a Guide Published in Collaboration with Settle Publicity Committee
Published 1979 Dalesman Books (Clapham) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0852065027 Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6.5
Clean bright copy
North Yorkshire Craven Dales Settle Guide Topography Local History

Inventory No.31677 Author: not given.
The Restoration of York Minster. The Metropolitical Church of the Province of York. Twelfth Occasional Paper. April, 1911
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Wrappers
Book / wrapper condition:Fair Price: £6
55pp. Paper covers rubbed and chipped, corners curling but contents very good.
North Yorkshire Local History York Minster

Inventory No.30963 Author: not given.
Horne's Guide to Whitby and District Seventy-Seventh Edition Gives a Detailed Description of Places of Interest, Streets, Roads and Footpaths in and Around Whitby
Published Horne & Son Ltd (Whitby.) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:16mo Binding:Stiff Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Nice clean copy
Cleveland North Yorkshire Coast Whitby Local History Family History Genealogy Topography

Inventory No.30958 Author: not given.
The Ancient Parish of Giggleswick Including the Townships of Giggleswick, Settle, Langcliffe, Stainforth and Rathmell
Published 1975 Giggleswick School and Settle and District Civic Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:Square Binding:Green Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Good+ Price: £20
D/w slightly chipped and browned with scuff on spine but very good copy of hardback edition
North Yorkshire Giggleswick Settle Langcliffe Stainforth Rathmell Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.30270 Author: not given.
New Methodist Church, Hunmanby in the Filey Trinity Circuit. Programme of Proceeding in Connection with the Stonelaying Ceremony on Thursday, May 2nd, 1957
Published 1957 Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Good Price: £6
Card covers rubbed. Staining to pages, but still a nice copy of a scarce item. Includes some loose related ephemera.
North Yorkshire Filey Hunmanby Local History

Inventory No.29982 Author: not given.
The Sixpenny Visitor's Guide to the Cathedral and City of York Illustrated with a Map of the city and an Itinerary
Published William Pickwell (York) Type:
Edition:Ninth Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Wrappers
Book / wrapper condition:Fair Price: £12
n.d. COMPLETE WITH FOLDING MAP BUT REAR COVER DETACHED, NUMBERS WRITTEN INSIDE AND OUTSIDE FRONT COVER (see image)
North Yorkshire Guide York Local History

Inventory No.29967 Author: not given.
150,000,000 Years Ago and After: a Commentary on Whitby Museum
Published 1956 (Whitby) Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Date label (from Historical Society library) inside front cover else clean bright copy
North Yorkshire Whitby Museum

Inventory No.28544 Author: not given.
Claxton & Sand Hutton Relections
Published 2000 Claxton & Sand Hutton Millennium Committee Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £12
Clean unmarked copy
North Yorkshire Claxton Local History Sand Hutton

Inventory No.28286 Author: not given.
Hunton Methodist Chapel, Richmond Circuit, 1829-1979 Souvenir Brochure
Published 1979 Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Light spotting to covers. 35 pages. A nice copy.
North Yorkshire Hunton Local History Nonconformist

Inventory No.27643 Author: not given.
Riccalli in World War 2 1939-1945. Life in a Yorkshire Rural Community
Published 2005 Riccall Local History Group Type:
Edition:Reprint ISBN: 1903833582 Size:4to Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6
Cover a little rubbed and with a few ink marks on rear. One page creased on corner with a few short tears, else a nice copy.
North Yorkshire Riccall Local History

Inventory No.26012 Author: not given.
A History of Ebberston
Published 1994 University of Hull Type:
Edition: ISBN: 0859580776 Size:A4 Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £9
Society bookplate inside cover else very good
North Yorkshire Ryedale Scarborough Ebberston Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.25956 Author: not given.
Who's Who in Yorkshire (North and East Ridings).
Published 1935 Jakeman & Co. (Hereford) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Good+ Price: £12
Limited numbered edition this being number 255. pp. 282. Spine worn with small split at top, Society bookplate on fep but decent copy
North Yorkshire North Riding East Riding History Local Family Genealogy

Inventory No.25509 Author: not given.
A Short History of Nunnington
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
No publication details. 1 written in ink on front cover. 12pp.
North Yorkshire Nunnington Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.24793 Author: not given.
Kursaal: a History of Harrogate's Royal Hall
Published 2008 Harrogate International Centre Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Red Cloth, Gilt.
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £15
Very nice clean copy
North Yorkshire Harrogate Local History Entertainment

Inventory No.22512 Author: not given.
A History of The Manor of Nidd
Published 2005 Parochial Council Type:
Edition:Reprint ISBN: 09522547 Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £7.5
pp. 15 of text plus photographs, index and pedigree. Nice clean copy
North Yorkshire North Riding Nidd Local History Nidderdale

Inventory No.21486 Author: not given.
Guide to the City of York
Published 1935 York City Council (York) Type:
Edition:Seventh Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Original decorated soft card covers. Some light spotting, pp. 107. Illustrated and with fold out plan.
North Yorkshire York Local History

Inventory No.21183 Author: not given.
Wensleydale Tournament of Song A History of a North Yorkshire Festival
Published 2010 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Laminated Boards
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine Price: £40
Very nice clean copy
North Yorkshire Dales Wensleydale

Inventory No.13902 Author: not given.
Marton Le Moor 2000 a Snapshot of Our Village at the Turn of the Century
Published 1999 Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A4 Binding:Spiral Bound
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
North Yorkshire Ripon Marton Le Moor Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.13658 Author: not given.
Ingleton -Land of Waterfalls and Caverns- Official Guide
Published Ingleton Advertising Association Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £3
32pp. No date, cover price 6d.
Ingleton North Yorkshire Dales Local History

Inventory No.5949 Author: not given.
List of North Yorkshire & North Riding Enclosure Awards and Associated Documents in the North Yorkshire County Record Office. Guide No. 4; Publication No. 41.
Published 1987 North Yorkshire County Council. (Northallerton) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0906035309 Size:4to Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Small neat inscription on front cover, not offensive.
North Yorkshire North Riding History Enclosure Local Family Genealogy

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