A COLLECTION OF BOOKS ON HULL: HISTORY, TOPOGRAPHY, ANTIQUITIES, JOURNALISM, PERSONALITIES
Hadley (George, Compiler) A New and Complete History of the Town and County of Kingston-upon-Hull, 1788, Hull, thick 4to, plates etc.; Sheahan (James Joseph) History of the Town and Port of Kingston-upon-Hull, , Beverley, John Green, Second Edittion, folding maps, plates etc.
Illustrated guides, 8vo: The Stanger's Guide; or Hand Book to Hull, 1852, green cloth; Craggs' New Guide to Hull, 1834; The New Hull Guide and Visitor's Hand-Book, [1860s], Peck & Son, orig. cloth (all three printed in Hull); Greenwood's Picture of Hull, with seventy illustrations, 1835, London
Hunt (William) HistoricaL Notices of Hull, No.I., 1883 [&] Then and Now; or Fifty Years of Newspaper Work, 1887; Sheppard (T.) The Correct Arms of Kingston-upon-Hull, [1880s], Hull; White (Thomas) Enquiry into Hospitals, Alms-Houses, and other Charities, 1833, Hull; Blashill (Thomas) Evidences relating to the Eastern Part of...Hull, 1903; Dove's Life of Andrew Marvell, 1832; Kendall's Life of the Rev. W. Sanderson, 1875; Report of an Inquiry into the Existing State of the Corporation of Hull, 1834
Periodicals: bound issues of The Hull Portfolio for 1831, 1832 (some facsimile replacement leaves), and for 1887; The Hull Quarterly 1884-85, preserving original wraps; Symons (John) Kingstoniana, 1889, Hull Eastern Morning News; Wildridge (T. Tindall) Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings, 1886, The Hull Press, (extra?) illustrated [&] Old and New Hull, 1884, Peck & Sons, illustrations [&] The Hull Letters, 1884
[plus:] Sheppard (Thomas, Curator) Quarterly Record of Additions to the Hull Museum, Reprinted from The Eastern Morning News Aug 1902 - 1927, in 6 vols; Poulson (George) The History and Antiquities of the Seigniory of Holderness...compiled from records...of the Rev. William Dade..., 1840, Hull, Robert Brown, 2 folio vols. in original brown cloth, numerous plates and maps etc (some folding) [with:] Neale (J.P.) Views of the Most Interesting Collegiate and Parochial Churches in Great Britain, London, 1824, 2 vols., 8vo, plates, contemp. marbled boards
Lot includes a boxed set of photographic glass plates of church architecture: 'Ilford Ordinary Plates'.
Some scarce local imprints from a research library, mixed condition (26 in two boxes)