Rambles in Swaledale and Neighbourhood


001081 Author Hawes 1897 Revised Second Edition 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Hard Cover Very Good Deep blue cloth, gilt title to front cover only. This is a curious little work, apparently privately published, of 91pp. Pages 17-32 are in duplicate and bound in. Also bound in is a separate section headed "Wensleydale' comprising 17 pp of walks in that area, 8pp of advertisements by the author, a "Dealer In Photographic Views, Guide Books And Fancy Nic-Nacs, With Views Of Local Scenery And Presents From Hawes" and other local tradespeople.The frontis is a contemporary photographic view of Reeth, and there are many woodcut illustrations throughout the text. Some pencil underlining. The ffep is missing, the corners are worn, and all pages( but not the covers) are pierced by a series of closed holes near the spine (none of which affect the text) - an apparent early attempt at rebinding. $50.00AUD
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