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Author: Bateson, Edward; et al.
Title: A History of Northumberland. [ Complete 15 volume set ]
Price: 700.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: 1st Edition
Publishers: Andrew Reid, London 1893
Hardcover in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: Complete 15 volume set in original cloth. 1893 - 1940. Issued under the direction of the Northumberland county history committee. Collated complete with all maps and plates. Spines generally rather faded, a little wear to head and tail of spine and corners. Volumes 1 and 8 with the previous private owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. A couple of other volumes with his name on the front pastedown. On Volume 8 the free front end-paper has been torn with loss and on the same volume the title page has a frayed fore-edge margin and is a little loose. Binding secure, contents clean. A decent set of this monumental county history. Contents: v. 1. The Parish of Bamburgh, with the Chapelry of Belford / by Edward Bateson -- v. 2. The Parishes of Embleton, Ellingham, Howick, Long Houghton and Lesbury / by Edward Bateson -- v. 3. Hexhamshire, part I / by Allen B. Hinds -- v. 4. Hexhamshire, part II (Hexham, Whitley Chapel, Allendale and St. John Lee) and The Parish of Chollerton ; The Chapelry of Kirkheaton ; The Parish of Thockrington / by John Crawford Hodgson -- v. 5. The Parish of Warkworth, with the Chapelry of Chevington ; The Parish of Shilbottle ; The Chapelry or Extra-Parochial Place of Brainshaugh / by John Crawford Hodgson -- v. 6. The Parish of Bywell St. Peter ; The Parish of Bywell St Andrew, with Blanchland ; The Chapelry or Parish of Slaley / by John Crawford Hodgson -- v. 7. The Parish of Edlingham, with the Chapelry of Bolton ; The Parish of Felton, with the Chapelry of Framlington ; The Chapelry or Parish of Brinkburn / by John Crawford Hodgson --v. 8. The Parish of Tynemouth / by H.H.E. Craster -- v. 9. The Parochial Chapelries of Earsdon and Horton / by H.H.E. Craster -- v. 10. The Parish of Corbridge / by H.H.E. Craster -- v. 11. The Parishes of Carham, Branxton, Kirknewton, Wooler and Ford / by Kenneth H. Vickers -- v. 12. The Parishes of Ovingham, Stamfordham and Ponteland / by Madeleine Hope Dodds -- v. 13. The Parishes of Heddon-on-the-Wall [etc.] / by Madeleine Hope Dodds -- v. 14. The Parishes of Alnham [etc.] / by Madeleine Hope Dodds vol. 15 the Parish of Simonburn [etc.] edited by Madeleine Hope Dodds. A very heavy set, so additional postage required for delivery outside the UK.
Book Reference: ALGARSET29


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