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Image for The Miner’s Guide or Complete Miner: Containing the Articles and Customs of the High Peak and Wapentake of Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Selected, arranged and Printed (verbatim), from the works of Hardy and Houghton. To Which Is Added; A New Article and a copy of the Inquisition taken at Ashburn, Derbyshire, in the 16th year of the Reign of King Edward the 1st, as examined with the original in the Bundles of the Exchequer. Also two Engravings, with an illustration on the art of Leveling, for the more effectually bringing up Soughs, Draining Mines &c. With Poem by Edward Manlove, 1653.

The Miner’s Guide or Complete Miner: Containing the Articles and Customs of the High Peak and Wapentake of Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Selected, arranged and Printed (verbatim), from the works of Hardy and Houghton. To Which Is Added; A New Article and a copy of the Inquisition taken at Ashburn, Derbyshire, in the 16th year of the Reign of King Edward the 1st, as examined with the original in the Bundles of the Exchequer. Also two Engravings, with an illustration on the art of Leveling, for the more effectually bringing up Soughs, Draining Mines &c. With Poem by Edward Manlove, 1653.

By: N/A

Price: £320.00

Publisher: Wirksworth: J. Cotes, 1810.:

Seller ID: 23274


Scarce. 8vo. pp. 150; 2 illustrations, 10 [Poem by Edward Manlove in 1653]. Very Good, in original boards, paper spine chipped. Scarce. It would appear that not all copies contain the Poem. ‘This Poem is printed (verbatim) from an Old Manuscript; by which it appears, that the author, (Edward Manlove Esq) was Steward of the Barmoot Court, for the Lead Mines, within the Wapentake of Wirksworth, prior to the year, 1653...Extracted 14th April, 1746, in the Duchy Offi... View more info

A Short History of Clent. [Staffordshire]

By: AMPHLETT, John

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Parker & Co., 1890.:

Seller ID: 32666


8vo. pp. xii, 203, 16 [publisher’s adverts]. Original cloth, Very Good. DT View more info

The Derbyshire Gatherer of Archaeological, Historical, Biographical Facts, Folk Lore Etc.

By: ANDREWS, William editor

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Buxton: J.C.Bates, “Advertiser Office”, 1880.:

Seller ID: 23285


Small 8vo. pp. 325. A little spotting on the title page otherwise a Fine bright copy just a little rubbed. Topography View more info

Chantrey Land; Being an Account of the North Derbyshire Village of Norton.

By: ARMITAGE, Harold

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, 1910.:

Seller ID: 17753


1st edition. 8vo. pp. xx, 411; illustrations. Top edge gilt. A Fine copy without the usual wear and with no fading on the spine. The rare 1st Edition. The prospectus for the book is loosely inserted. Topography View more info

The Families of Atkinson of Roxby (Lincs) and Thorne and Dearman and Braithwaite and Families Connected With Them; Especially Atkinson-Busfeild, Barnes, Beavington, Birchall, Edwards, Miller, Neave, Ransome, Rooke, Sessions, Sinclair, Somerford, Stanley, Waring, Wykeham.

By: ATKINSON, Harold Waring

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Northwood: The Author, 1933.:

Seller ID: 27650


4to. pp. 520, maps, illustrations. Original cloth, ex-Nottinghamshire Libraries with small circular stamp to the title page and several blind embossed stamps including one on the front board, but generally a Very Good sound copy. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

Northamptonshire Families.

By: BARRON, Oswald Editor

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Archibald Constable, 1906.:

Seller ID: 38462


Folio. pp. xxi, 380; folding pedigrees; illustrations. Original cloth a little rubbed. Ex-library copy with labels on both paste-downs and a few small oval blind stamps but generally Very Good. Issued as part of the monumental Victoria County History Series, only 2 volumes of the genealogies were completed, this one and the one for Hertfordshire. Both are scarce being issued in a limited edition of 500 copies, most of which went to institutions. View more info

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An Account of the Battle of Willoughby Field, in the County of Nottingham. A paper read at the meeting held on the 27th January, 1908.

By: BEARDSLEY, W.F.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: offprint, 1908.:

Seller ID: 30740


Tall 8vo. pp. 10, map. Plain wrappers. The author’s 8 copies, together with 2 copies of the author’s manuscript of the paper, a number of letters of thanks from recipients of the paper sent by the author, together with a typed copy of a tract originally issued in July 1648 and later reprinted as an appendix to the Monckton Papers. View more info

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An History of the Manor, and Manor-House of South Winfield, in Derbyshire.

By: BLORE, Thomas

Price: £120.00

Publisher: J. Nichols for the Society of Antiquaries, 1793.:

Seller ID: 33957


4to. pp. 100, [1]; 5 plates, 2 folding pedigrees. Disbound. A separately paginated section from the Society of Antiquaries Bibliogratheca Topographica Britannica. View more info

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Lambley Church, Nottinghamshire.

By: BOWMAN, Henry and HADFIELD, James

Price: £125.00

Publisher: John W. Parker, [1845]:

Seller ID: 26219


Folio. pp. 16; 11 plates. Later half calf. Retaining the original printed wrappers. Fine. Part of a projected series entitled ‘Specimens of Ecclesiastical Architecture of Great Britain’, only 12 parts were issued covering 7 churches, this being parts 3 and 4, separately paginated and complete in itself. Scarce. Topography View more info

A History of Newark-on-Trent; Being the Life Story of an Ancient Town.

By: BROWN, Cornelius

Price: £275.00

Publisher: Newark: S. Whiles, 1904 - 1907.:

Seller ID: 20229


2 volumes. Large 4to. pp. xii, 387; xii, 379; maps, illustrations. Original half morocco, gilt, gilt arms to front boards. Fine set, pleasingly faded to the spines. Number 69 of 100 Large Paper Copies Signed by the Author. This Edition is uncommon. Topography View more info

The Annals of Newark-Upon-Trent Comprising the History, Curiosites, and Antiquities of the Borough.

By: BROWN, Cornelius

Price: £50.00

Publisher: H. Sotheran & Co., 1879.:

Seller ID: 20566


4to. pp. 342, [4 list of subscribers]; illustrations (one loose), including original photographs. Original cloth, gilt, bevelled boards, a little rubbed otherwise Very Good. Topography View more info

The Annals of Newark-Upon-Trent Comprising the History, Curiosites, and Antiquities of the Borough.

By: BROWN, Cornelius

Price: £60.00

Publisher: H. Sotheran & Co., 1879.:

Seller ID: 21647


4to. pp. 342, [4 list of subscribers]; illustrations, including original photographs. Original cloth, gilt, bevelled boards, a little rubbed otherwise Fine. Topography View more info

The Annals of Newark-Upon-Trent Comprising the History, Curiosites, and Antiquities of the Borough.

By: BROWN, Cornelius

Price: £95.00

Publisher: H. Sotheran & Co., 1879.:

Seller ID: 32333


4to. pp. 342, [4 list of subscribers]; illustrations, including original photographs. Original cloth, gilt, bevelled boards, a little wear to the head of the spine. Very Good. Topography View more info

The Place Names of Lincolnshire; Part Two: Yarborough Wapentake.

By: CAMERON, Kenneth

Price: £12.00

Publisher: English Place Name Society 1991:

Seller ID: 22893


8vo. pp. xix, 326. Fine in dust wrapper. Topography View more info

The Place Names of Lincolnshire; Part Two: Yarborough Wapentake.

By: CAMERON, Kenneth

Price: £10.00

Publisher: English Place Name Society 1991:

Seller ID: 25803


8vo. pp. xix, 326. Fine in dust wrapper. Topography View more info

Notes on Kenrick Families.

By: CARTER, W.F.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Exeter: William Pollard, 1909.:

Seller ID: 32283


8vo. pp. vii, 60. Wrappers, worn on the spine. Reprinted from The Genealogist, N.S. Vols XXIV and XXV, with additions. Loosely inserted is a duplicated offprint of pages 1 - 12 and a 4 page notice on the death of Miss Kenrick reprinted from Edgbastonia, 1895. DT View more info

The Registers of Clunbury, Shropshire. 1574 - 1812. Transcribed by the Rev. W.G. Clark Maxwell.

By: CLUNBURY, SHROPSHIRE

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed for the Shropshire Parish Register Society, in Conjunction with the Parish Register Society, 1901.:

Seller ID: 33158


8vo. pp. [5], 183, xxvi. Original wrappers, a little chipped, lacking spine, disbound from a larger volume. Ex-Worcester library with a few ink stamps. Very Good. View more info

History of the Manor and Township of Doddington, Otherwise Doddington-Pigot, in the County of Lincoln, and Its Successive Owners, With Pedigrees.

By: COLE, R.E.G.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Lincoln: James Williamson, 1897.:

Seller ID: 27836


8vo. pp. [4], 266; illustrations. Original cloth, near Fine. View more info

Chimes and Rhymes. Romantic Tales of Bromsgrove Bells and Bromsgrove Nails. With Other Verses on Local Themes.

By: COTTON, John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Messenger, 1903.:

Seller ID: 36310


8vo. pp. 112, [4]; illustrations. Original cloth, Fine. View more info