FRANK HIRD'S LANCASHIRE TALES. (PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED AS "MORE STORIES OF OLD LANCASHIRE".)

By: Hayes, Cliff, selected by. (Frank Hird)

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Book Condition: Very Good -


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.

Title: FRANK HIRD'S LANCASHIRE TALES. (PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED AS "MORE STORIES OF OLD LANCASHIRE".)

Author Name: Hayes, Cliff, selected by. (Frank Hird)

Categories: British History, Myths, Legends & Fantasy,

Publisher: Bolton, Aurora:

ISBN Number: 1859260403

ISBN Number 13: 9781859260401

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good -

Seller ID: 25444

Keywords: Preston, Rochdale, Lathom House, Bowland, Proverbs, Warrington, Radcliffe, Rossall Grange, Unsworth, Dragons, Murder, Carke, Alum mines, Stonyhurst, Sherburne, Holker Hall, Tyrone's bed, Tockholes Chapel, Owd Pinder, Grindletonians, Warrkin Fair, Lancashire, Legends, Myths, Social History.,