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Westmorland heritage

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This magnificent book presents a detailed portrait of the buildings, the landmarks and the scenery of the old county of Westmorland. First published in 1975 to mark the incorporation of the county into Cumbria, it has been in demand ever since as both a record of a lost county, as an informed and engaging record of one of the loveliest and least spoiled parts of Britain, where nature, culture and history have combined to leave a memorable and exhilarating legacy. Every single parish is included, with its notable buildings or landscapes mapped and illustrated, and its historical or other features of interest discussed and described. Though written "by an amateur, for amateurs" the author's deep knowledge of and close familiarity with the countryside pervade and illuminate the text and the two thousand line drawings.
Very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Wainwright, Alfred Illustrator
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
190 mm x 250 mm x 1.7 Kg
Edition:
2004
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0711224196
ISBN-13:
9780711224193
Number of pages:
487
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln
Title:
Westmorland Heritage

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This magnificent book presents a detailed portrait of the buildings, the landmarks and the scenery of the old county of Westmorland. First published in 1975 to mark the incorporation of the county into Cumbria, it has been in demand ever since as both a record of a lost county, as an informed and engaging record of one of the loveliest and least spoiled parts of Britain, where nature, culture and history have combined to leave a memorable and exhilarating legacy. Every single parish is included, with its notable buildings or landscapes mapped and illustrated, and its historical or other features of interest discussed and described. Though written "by an amateur, for amateurs" the author's deep knowledge of and close familiarity with the countryside pervade and illuminate the text and the two thousand line drawings.
Very good condition.

Author(s):
Wainwright, Alfred Illustrator
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
190 mm x 250 mm x 1.7 Kg
Edition:
2004
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0711224196
ISBN-13:
9780711224193
Number of pages:
487
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln
Title:
Westmorland Heritage

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