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Book sizes: Folio over 12"x15", 8vo - over 7"x9", 4to - over 9"x12",
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Inventory No.31973 Author: Rae, Pamela
Turtle at Mr. Humble's : The Fortunes of a Mercantile Family, England and America 1758-1837
Published 1992 Smith Settle (Otley) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 1870071956 Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine/Near Fine Price: £7.5
Excellent clean copy
West Yorkshire Bradford Local History Family History Genealogy Whittaker

Inventory No.30250 Author: Raine, Donald
Hall Royd Methodist Church 1887-1987
Published 1987 Donald Raine (Shipley) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Wrappers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £25
Ex WYAS with label and stamp to cover and stamp to endpaper. Xerox copy as published. 26 single sided pages with plastic spine. A very nice clean copy of a scarce item.
West Yorkshire Bradford Shipley Local History

Inventory No.25810 Author: Ramsay, Jack
Made in Huddersfield the Post-Industrial Pennine Landscape
Published 1989 North of Watford Publishing (Huddersfield) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 1871939003 Size:4to Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £10
Special Huddersfield Edition of 2000 copies hardback only. Clean unmarked copy
Pennines Huddersfiels West Yorkshire Social History Topography Local Family Genealogy

Inventory No.28059 Author: Ratcliffe, Roger
The Bradford Book: The First Ever Handbook/Survival Guide to the Bradford Area
Published 1990 Aire Press & Publishing (Leeds) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 1871774012 Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Very good clean copy
west Yorkshire Bradford

Inventory No.31691 Author: Rawnsley, R. G.; Dobson, Alan
A History of the Church of Saint Oswald Guiseley
Published 1964 The Keighley Printers Ltd Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
84 pp. +36 plates.Handsomely rebound in green cloth, gilt
West Yorkshire Leeds Guiseley Church Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.15474 Author: Rayner, Simeon
The History & Antiquities of Pudsey
Published 1986 MTD Rigg. (Guiseley, Leeds) Type:
Edition:Facsimile Reprint ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Quarter Leather,Marbled Boards
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £24
Slight wear to corners but very nice clean copy of de luxe edition
West Yorkshire West Riding Leeds Pudsey History Local History Family History Genealogy Topography

Inventory No.32328 Author: Read, David A.
Horsforth History Guides No.7 A History of Hall Park 1700-2000
Published 2002 Horsforth Village Publications (Horsforth) Type:
Edition: ISBN: 0947904107 Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Faulty printing: last page (p.30) upside down inside front cover, and first page upside down inside back cover, very good else
West Yorkshire West Riding Horsforth Leeds Family History Local History Genealogy Topography

Inventory No.32336 Author: Redmonds, George
The Making of Huddersfield
Published 2003 Wharncliffe Books. Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 1903425395 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £8
Nice clean copy
West Riding West Yorkshire Local History Huddersfield Kirklees Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.28404 Author: Redmonds, George
Surnames Around Huddersfield Their Origins, History and Distribution as Published in the Huddersfield Examiner
Published Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:16mo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6
pp. 55 Nice clean copy, signed on titlepage "With very best wishes for 1975"
West Yorkshire West Riding Huddersfield Names Surnames Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.27301 Author: Redmonds, George
Yorkshire Surnames Series Part Three: Halifax & District
Published 1990 The Author Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0950852686 Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine Price: £10
pp. 104. Slight fading to edge of cover else as new
West Yorkshire West Riding Halifax Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.26720 Author: Redmonds, George
Changing Huddersfield
Published 1985 Kirklees Metropolitan Council (Huddersfield) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0900746173 Size:Landscape A4 Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6.5
West Yorkshire Kirklees Huddersfield Local History Photographs

Inventory No.31452 Author: Redmonds, George Edited By
Yorkshire Surnames Series Part One: Bradford & District
Published 1990 The Author Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0950852651 Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6
pp. 64. Covers slightly rubbed, small label on front, name inside but contents nice and clean
West Yorkshire West Riding Bradford Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.29534 Author: Redmonds, George; Carter, Robert
Place-Names of Kirkburton, Shepley & Shelley
Published 2009 David Shore Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:New Price: £8
92pp.
West Yorkshire West Riding Huddersfield Kirkburton Shepley Shelley Place Names Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.26786 Author: Redmonds, George; Edited By
Old West Riding. Vol. 2 No. 2 Winter 1982. A Collection of Original Articles.
Published 1982 Greenhead Books (Huddersfield) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Very good clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Local History

Inventory No.26781 Author: Redmonds, George; Edited By
Old West Riding. New Series. Vol. 9. 1989. A Collection of Original Articles.
Published 1989 Old West Riding Books (Huddersfield) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Very good clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Local History

Inventory No.23078 Author: Redmonds, George; Edited By
Old West Riding. Special Issue to Celebrate 200 Years of Settlement in Australia 1788-1988. The Story of David Bower M. P. From Saddleworth Apprentice to Founder of Adelaide. Vol. 7. No. 2 Autumn 1987
Published 1987 Old West Riding Books (Huddersfield) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £5
Nice clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Saddleworth Local History Australia Adelaide Local History

Inventory No.20434 Author: Redmonds, George; Edited By
Old West Riding. Vol. 1; No. 1. Spring 1981. A Collection of Original Articles.
Published 1981 Greenhead Books (Huddersfield) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Cream card covers a little rubbed otherwise VG+.
West Yorkshire West Riding Local History

Inventory No.28284 Author: Reid, Pat and Ivan
See How We Grow! A Commemorative Book for the Golden Jubilee of the Opening of the Sunday School Building at Menston Methodist Church
Published 1983 Menston Methodist Junior Church Type:
Edition:Fifth Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
72 pages.
West Yorkshire Menston Local History Nonconformist

Inventory No.18159 Author: Render, Brian
Leeds Tramcars : A Penny Ride to Town: 1933-1950
Published 2000 Wharncliffe Books. (Barnsley) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 1871647886 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £6
Very nice clean copy
West Yorkshire Leeds Trams Transport Local History

Inventory No.31557 Author: Rhodes, Clifford
Tempus Fugit: The Adventures of a Solicitor's Articled Clerk
Published 1992 Meredith,Ray & Littler Ltd (Salford.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0951818317 Size:9 Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £5
Nice clean copy
West Yorkshire Huddersfield

Inventory No.27567 Author: Rhodes, G. A.
Leeds' Visible History : Industry, Enterprise & Endeavour
Published 1993 Templar Publishing (Tockwith) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0952101505 Size:Landscape Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £3
Bottom corner creased else very good
West Yorkshire West Riding Leeds Local History

Inventory No.30986 Author: Rhodes, Jos.
Half a Century of Co-operation in Keighley 1860-1910 Keighley Industrial Co-Operative Society Limited Jubilee History
Published 1911 Printed for the Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
Original red cloth, blind stamped decoration with gilt titling and decoration. Page edges red.Slight wear to spine else clean bright copy.
West Yorkshire West Riding Keighley Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.31231 Author: Richardson, C.
A Geography of Bradford
Published 1976 University of Bradford (Bradford) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0901945196 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £7
Cover a little rubbed, name and address inside, decent copy
West Riding West Yorkshire Bradford Geography Topography Local History

Inventory No.30555 Author: Richardson, C.
The Bradford Region: Studies in Its Human Geography
Published 2002 Bradford Libraries and Information Service Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0907734626 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8.5
Faint marks on fore-edge else very good
West Yorkshire Bradford Geography

Inventory No.29376 Author: Rigg, Martin
Round and About Aireborough Vol VI A Final Glimpse of the Past
Published 1995 M. T. D. Rigg (Guiseley, Leeds) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £7.5
Crease across top corner of front cover else nice clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Aireborough Leeds Yorkshire Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.21868 Author: Rigg, Martin
Round and About Aireborough Vol III Another Glimpse of the Past
Published 1990 M. T. D. Rigg (Guiseley, Leeds) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Very good clean copy with no inscriptions
West Riding Aireborough Leeds West Yorkshire Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.21883 Author: Riley, Edward; Illustrator: Swift, Ian D. Photography
Calderdale Then and Now
Published 1980 Halifax Courier Ltd. (Halifax) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:Landscape A4 Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Numerous photographs with text description.
West Yorkshire West Riding Calderdale Local History

Inventory No.29292 Author: Riley, Edward and Hardcastle, Rayner
The Way We Were
Published Halifax Courier Ltd. Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:Landscape A4 Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £4.5
Name inside else very good
West Yorkshire West Riding Calderdale Halifax Local History Photographs

Inventory No.32048 Author: Riley, Edward; Hardcastle, Rayner
Yesterday Once More
Published 1983 Halifax Courier Ltd. (Halifax, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:Landscape A4 Binding:Paperback.
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £7.5
Very nic clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Calderdale History Local Family Genealogy Topography

Inventory No.21884 Author: Riley, Edward; Hardcastle, Rayner
Down Memory Lane: Old Calderdale in Pictures
Published 1981 Halifax Courier Ltd. (Halifax, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:Landscape A4 Binding:Paperback.
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £6.5
West Yorkshire West Riding Calderdale History Local Family Genealogy Topography

Inventory No.30036 Author: Rimmer, W. G.
Miscellany Volume 14. Part 2. Publications of the Thoresby Society Volume L, Part 2. No. 113
Published 1967 Thoresby Society (Leeds) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Good Price: £4
Ex-historical library with markings and issue label. Contains: The evolution of Leeds to 1700. By W. G. Rimmer. The industrial profile of Leeds, 1740-1840. By W. G. Rimmer. Occupations in Leeds, 1841-1951. By W. G. Rimmer.
West Yorkshire Leeds Local History

Inventory No.23488 Author: Rinder, Albert
A History of Elland
Published The Author Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Illustrated with photographs. pp. 81.Nice clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Elland Local History Calderdale

Inventory No.20948 Author: Rishworth, Marjorie
From Yorkshire to West Africa and Beyond
Published 2004 The Author Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Hard Cover
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/Very Good Price: £6.5
Nice clean copy, no marks or inscriptions. Dust jacket is slightly creased on top edge.
West Yorkshire Bradford Ilkley Addingham Local History

Inventory No.31005 Author: Roberts, Bill J. A. G.
School's Out Memories of Gomersal First School and Its Predecessors
Published 2004 Type:Ex-Library
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Fine Price: £8
Stamps and labels inside, small piece missing at bottom of spine but clean readable copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Kirklees Gomersal Local History Memories Family History Genealogy Education Schools

Inventory No.31783 Author: Roberts, John S.
Little Germany (Bradford Art Galleries and Museums City Trail No. 3)
Published 1977 City of Bradford Metropolitan Council Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Booklet Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £4.5
Very good clean copy
West Riding West Yorkshire Bradford Local History Architecture Buildings

Inventory No.26995 Author: Roberts, Mavis; Illustrator: Rosemary Simpson
Call Back Yesterday. Memories of My West Yorkshire Youth
Published 1996 Thrush Books (Rhos-on-Sea) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0952913003 Size:8vo Binding:Paperback
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good/No Dust Wrapper Price: £4
Sign of label removal on front cover, else a very nice clean copy. Signed on title-page by author..
West Yorkshire West Riding Spen Valley Heckmondwike

Inventory No.14393 Author: Robertshaw, Wilfrid [edited and Indexed by]
Bradford Historical and Antiquarian Society Local Record Series. Vol. II West Yorkshire Deeds
Published 1936 Bradford Historical and Antiquarian Society Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Half-Leather
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £48
Leather slightly rubbed at top and bottom of spine, bookplate on fep, handsome copy
West Yorkshire Deeds West Riding Bradford Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.29057 Author: Robertshaw, Wilfrid, Compiled By
Official Handbook of Bolling Hall Museum. City of Bradford
Published 1947 City of Bradford (Bradford) Type:
Edition:Seventh and Revised Edition ISBN: Size:12mo Binding:Soft Card Cover
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £5
Covers rubbed on edges where they overlap the pages. Previous owners name to top edge of front cover. Small address label to inside of front cover. pp. 116. Text and illustrations Very Good+.
West Yorkshire Bradford Local History

Inventory No.32297 Author: Robertson, Alexander (intro.)
A Walk in the Light: The Penistone Line
Published The Author Type:
Edition: ISBN: Size:A5 Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
80pp, Very good
West Yorkshire Walks South Yorkshire Penistone Railway Lines

Inventory No.30877 Author: Robinson, A. H.
Bradford's Public Statues
Published Bradford Art Galleries and Museums (Bradford) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £3
29 pages. Illustrated with photographs with descriptive text. Very nice clean copy
West Yorkshire Bradford Local History

Inventory No.28090 Author: Robinson, Alex [Compiled by]
Idle Transport
Published 2001 Idle and Thackley Heritage Group Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Pictorial Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £10
Nice clean copy
West Yorkshire Bradford Idle Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.25925 Author: Robinson, Percy.; Illustrator: The Author (Photographs)
Leeds: Old and New. A Picturesque Sketch of the History of the City from the Earliest Times to the Present Day
Published 1926 Richard Jackson (Leeds) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Good+ Price: £8
Spine has been repaired and has small split about half way down, Society bookplate on fep, small piece missing from top corner of pp.9-10 (not affecting text) decent copy all the same
West Yorkshire West Riding Leeds Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.17419 Author: Robinson, Percy.; Illustrator: Robinson, Percy.
Relics of Old Leeds.
Published 1993 Old Hall Press. (Burton Salmon.) Type:
Edition:Reprint. ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Decorative Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Fine/No Jacket Price: £8.5
First printed in 1896. This is a facsimile reprint of that edition. Printed in the letterpress from etched plates by Premier Graphic of Leeds. Illustrated by twenty full-page plates and numerous blocks in the letterpress. All reproduced from drawings by the author. Red cloth, gilt titling with illustration on front board. A record of disappearing buildings of architectural or artistic merit in the ever advancing tide of modern improvement.
West Yorkshire Leeds Architecture Topography Genealogy Local Family History

Inventory No.32122 Author: Robson, Rev. W. J.
Silsden Primitive Methodism Historical Records and Reminiscences
Published 1910 Briggs Bros. (Silsden) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Cloth, Gilt
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £30
Very slight wear to spine and corners, name on ffep, very good clean copy
West Riding West Yorkshire Bradford Silsden Nonconformity Methodism Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.28640 Author: Rogers, Joseph; Rogers, David
Civilians in Silsden 1939-45
Published 2009 Danercon (Harrow) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 9780956350206 Size: Binding:
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £20
Crease across top corner of back corner else excellent unmarked copy
West Yorkshire Bradford Keighley local History Silsden Second World War 2 II

Inventory No.21878 Author: Rooney, Ray; Lewis, Brian; Schuhle, Reini [edited by]
Home is Where the Heart is: Voices from Calderdale
Published 1989 Yorkshire Arts Circus (Castleford.) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: 0947780475 Size:4to Binding:Paperback.
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good + Price: £5
Very nice clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Calderdale History Local Family Genealogy

Inventory No.22760 Author: Rowley, Allen
Leeds: a Look Down Memory Lane. A Third Collection of Pictorial Memories from the Archives of the Yorkshire Evening Post
Published 2003 Great Northern (Ilkley) Type:
Edition: ISBN: 0954400259 Size:4to Binding:Cloth
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good +/Very Good + Price: £7.5
Endpapers wavy as though from damp else very nice clean copy
West Yorkshire Leeds Local History Family History Genealogy Photographs

Inventory No.18618 Author: Rowley, Allen
Leeds-Bradford Airport Official Handbook
Published Manor Publishing Co. (Bradford) Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £10
No date but appears to be c.1960. 84pp. WYAS stamps throughout, very good otherwise
West Yorkshire Leeds Bradford Airport Local History

Inventory No.30992 Author: Rushworth, Philip
Retracing Your Bradford Ancestors
Published 1984 The Author. Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:8vo Binding:Card Covers
Book / wrapper condition:Very Good Price: £8
Very good clean copy
West Yorkshire West Riding Bradford History Local History Family History Genealogy

Inventory No.10495 Author: Ryder, David M; Wood, Reg
Rise and Fall of the Rawdon Empire. Including Growing Up in the Dark
Published 1995 Cinemuseum Publications Type:
Edition:First Edition ISBN: Size:4to Binding:Leatherette
Book / wrapper condition:Near Fine Price: £25
Number 181 of 250 copies. Signed by David M Ryder and with a presentation inscription from Jackie and David.
West Yorkshire West Riding Leeds Rawdon Local History

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