HUNTER, Joseph

Hallamshire & South Yorkshire.

Date: 1819 - 1831

JOSEPH HUNTER. SHEFFIELD AND DONCASTER. Hallamshire. The History and Topography of the Parish of Sheffield in the County of York: With Historical and Descriptive Notices of the Parishes of Ecclesfield, Hansworth, Treeton, and Whiston, and of the Chapelry of Bradfield. Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, and Jones, 1819. 1st Edition. Folio. pp. x, [2], 299; illustrations. Together with South Yorkshire: The History and Topography of the Deanery of Doncaster, in the Diocese and County of York. J.B. Nichols for the Author, 1828 - 1831. 2 Volumes. Folio. pp. [24], xxviii, 406, [6], 498; maps and illustrations. All Large Paper copies, finely bound in matching full turkey morocco, gilt, by Hayday and Mansell, one of the finest bookbinders of the day. With the bookplates of John Naylor of Leighton and Sir Edward Brotherton, chief benefactor of the Brotherton Library at Leeds. A stunning set.

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