Bateson, Edward; Hinds, Allen B; Hodgson, John Crawford; Dodds, Madeleine Hope Et Al
A HISTORY OF NORTHUMBERLAND COMPLETE XV VOLUME SET
Publisher: Andrew Reid, Sons & Co, Newcastle-on-tyne;
Date of Publication: 1893
Stock Code: 511
Quarto. Complete fifteen volume set by various contributors from 1893 onwards comprising: Vol I Bamburgh; Vol II Embleton, Ellingham, Howick, Long Houghton, Lesbury; Vol III Hexhamshire Part I; Vol IV Hexhamshire Part II & Chollerton, Kirkheaton & Thockrington; Vol V Warkworth, Shilbottle, Brainshaugh; Vol VI Bywell St Peter, Bywell St Andrew & Slaley; Vol VII Edlingham, Felton & Brinkburn; Vol VIII Tynemouth; Vol IX Earsdon & Houghton; Vol X Corbridge; Vol XI Carham, Branxton, Kirknewton, Wooler & Ford; Vol XII Ovingham, Stamfordham & Ponteland; Vol XIII Heddon-on-the-Wall, Newburn, Long Benton, Wallsend, Gosforth, Cramlington; Vol XIV Lowick, Doddington, Chatton & Ilderton, Chillingham, Eglingham, Ingram & Alnham, Whittingham; Vol XV Simonburn, Rothbury & Alwinton. Original red cloth with gilt titles and county crest to upper board, blindstamped crest to lower. Teg. Decorative endpapers. Book condition: Very Good (almost Near Fine). 15 colour maps, 300 plates & black-and-white maps, many illustrations & pedigrees in text. Each volume has its own index. 5 volumes are sunned to spine and 4 others are showing wear/nicks to cloth at head of spine. Some sporadic minor foxing mainly to endpapers. The full set is scarce, especially in this condition; this is a superb example of the only modern attempt at a comprehensive history of the entire county of Northumberland. Keel Row Bookshop welcomes direct customer inquiries - more details are available on request. Carriage within the UK is included in the price - overseas customers please contact us.