Yorkshire CD books

Old and rare Yorkshire books as pdf file downloads

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"Yorkshire, Past and Present"
by Thomas Baines

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produced by Yorkshire CD books ©

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Yorkshire: Past and Present

A History and Description of the three Ridings of the great County of York
from the earliest ages to the year 1870

With an account of its commerce and Civil and Mechanical Engineering

by Thomas Baines

and including
An account of the Woolen Trade of Yorkshire

by Edward Baines MP

About the book:

As can be seen from the photograph above, this publication consists of four books. These are divided into two volumes, each volume consisting of just over 700 pages. Each book measures just over 9 inches by just under 12 inches and is 1.5 inches thick. In good condition these 4 books sell for around 100 pounds.

Each of the books contain 7 very detailed plates (both people and places), with the exception of the last one which contains only 6 plates.

Contents of the book - information here on line:

Volume I :

Volume II :

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