Hayes, Cliff, selected by. (Frank Hird)
Title FRANK HIRD'S LANCASHIRE TALES. (PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED AS "MORE STORIES OF OLD LANCASHIRE".)
Binding Soft Cover
Book Condition Very Good -
Publisher Bolton Aurora
1859260403 / 9781859260401
Seller ID 25444
191 pp, 8 1/4" H - no date. B&w illustrations. Contents include: The Preston Guild Merchant; Rochdale Tokens; The Leper's Inheritance; Hand-Loom v Power-Loom; The Battle of Preston; The Siege of Lathom House; Some Lancashire Proverbs; The Romance of Radcliffe Tower; The Mistress of Rossall Grange; The Unsworth Dragon; The Murder at "The Jolly Carter"; Ship-Building at Carke; An Old Alum Mine; Sacred Music in Lancashire; The Fire at Holker Hall; The Glen of the Deadly Nightshade; Owd Pinder; The Founder of the Grindletonians; Warrikin Fair; Possessed by a Devil; A Trafford and a Byron Feud; Crowbent in the Eighteenth Century; etc., etc. Interior - previous owner's small notation with place, date and signature on inside of front cover - otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light fading on spine and some edges of covers.