WHITAKER, Thomas Denham. Loidis and Elmete; or, an Attempt to illustrate the Districts described in those Words by Bede. Leeds and Wakefield: T. Davison, 1816. 2° (422 x 261mm). 49 (of 50) engraved portraits and plates, 2 hand-coloured, EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED with a fine folding hand-coloured map of Leeds by Netlam and Francis Giles, 1815, illustrations in the text, genealogical tables (a little light browning and staining). Later 19th-century brown hardgrain half morocco (slightly worn). Provenance: Warrington Museum (bookplate, presented by Alexander Mackie). Upcott III, 1386-90 (stating that the missing plate will be delivered with the Appendix, not present in this copy).
THORESBY, Ralph. Ducatus Leodiensis: or, the Topography of the...Town and Parish of Leedes, edited by Thomas Denham Whitaker. Leeds and Wakefield: B. Dewhirst, 1816. 2° (428 x 264mm). 2 engraved portraits and 9 plates, a few illustrations, genealogical tables. Later 19th-century brown hardgrain half morocco (slightly worn). Provenance: as above. Upcott III, 1384-86.
BRITISH ANTIQUITIES. A volume containing 107 engravings and 4 manuscript drawings of British antiquities from prehistoric times up to the end of the 13th century. 2° (527 x 317mm). Engravings and drawings of various sizes and mostly of 18th and 19th centuries, several by S. and N. Buck (some damaged, some pasted over others, a little soiling and staining). 19th-century black half roan (very rubbed). Provenance: John Robson, 1865 (book-label) - Warrington Museum (book-label, presented by William Robson).
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