Archaeologia Aeliana or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity. The original printing of the complete volume 1, of the Fourth Series for the Year 1925 with a frontispiece map and 14 b/w plates. Contents include: "Northern Minstrels and Folk Drama", "Roman Durham", "The Township of Knitsley, Co. Durham; Its Geography and History", "Microlithic Industries of Northumberland", "Notices on the Family of Spearman", "Fenwick of Bywell", "Early Carved Stones at Hexham", "Roman Rudchester, Reports on Excavations, 1924", "Northern Minstrels and Folk Drama" (including Harpers & Jesters, animal sacrifices and weather charms), "Young of Etherdacre", and "The Ancient Cross of Rothbury", Reid's "North Country Clockmakers." being pp 214-315 incl. with a text fig. and 8 b/w photo illustrations on 6 single-sided plate leaves. Bound in gold cloth boards with gold on black title label on spine. There is some rubbing and bending of the board corners and edges but the book is in general very good condition. Untrimmed pages.