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Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes: With a Copious Itinerary; A Map, and Four Charts of the Lake District; and Engraved Views of the Scenery.
The Lake Country with a Map and One Hundred Illustrations Drawn and Engraved by W.J. Linton.
Wrestling and Wrestlers: Biographical Sketches of Celebrated Athletes of the Northern Ring; to which is Added Notes on Bull and Badger Baiting. By Jacob Robinson and Sidney Gilpin.
Two Thousand Miles of Wandering in the Border Country, Lakeland and Ribblesdale. By Edmund Bogg, Member of the Yorkshire Archaelogical Society; Author of "From Edenvale to the Plains of York," "A Thousand Miles in Whafedale," etc. Three Hundred and Fifty Illustrations.
The Lake District: A Century of Conservation
A Guide to the Lakes: Dedicated to the Lovers of Landscape Studies, and to All who have Visited, or Intend to Visit, the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire. By the Author of The Antiquities of Furness.
A Guide to the Lakes, in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire. By the Author of The Antiquities of Furness. The Third Edition, Revised Throughout and Greatly Englarged.
A Guide to the Lakes, in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire. By the Author of The Antiquities of Furness. The Fourth Edition.
The History of the County of Cumberland, and Some Places Adjacent, from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time: Comprehending the Local History of the County; Its Antiquities, the Origin, Genealogy, and Present State of the Principal Families, with Biographical Notes; Its Mines, Minerals, and Plants, with Other Curiosities, Either of Nature or of Art. Particular Attention is Paid to, and a Just Account Given of Every Improvement in Agriculture, Manufactures, &c. &c. By William Hutchinson, F. A. S. Author of the History of Durham, &c. In Two Volumes. [Vol. I/II].
A Guide to the Lakes, in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire. By the Author of The Antiquities of Furness. The Sixth Edition.
A Guide to the Lakes, in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire. By the Author of The Antiquities of Furness. The Seventh Edition.
Topographical and Statistical Description of the County of Cumberland Containing an Account of its Situation, Extent, Towns, Roads, Rivers, Minerals, Fisheries, Manufactures, Commerce, Fairs, Agriculture, Markets, Curiosities, Antiquities, Natural History, Civil and Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction, &c. To which is prefixed, a Copius Travelling Guide: Exhibiting, The Direct and principal Cross Roads, Inns and Distance of Stages, Noblemen's and Gentlemen's Seats. Forming a Complete County Itinerary. Also, a List of the Fairs; and an Index Table, Shewing, at One View, the Distances of all the Towns from London, and from each other. By George Alexander Cooke, Editor of the Universal System of Geography. Illustrated with a Map of the County.
The Beauties of England and Wales; or, Delineations, Topographical, Historical, and Descriptive of Each County. Embellished with Engravings. Vol. III.
A Guide to the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire. By the Author of the Antiquities of Furness. The Tenth Edition.
Voyage en Angleterre, pendant les années 1810 et 1811: avec des observations sur l'état politique et moral, les arts et la littérature de ce pays, et sur les moeurs et les usages de ces habitans. Tome Premier.
The Scenery and Poetry of the English Lakes. A Summer Ramble. By Charles Mackay, LL.D. Author of "Legends of the Isles," "The Salamandrine," Etc., Etc. With Illustrations from Origional Sketches; Drawn on Wood by W. Harvey, J. Gilbert, D. H. McKewan, D. Cox, Jun., W. C. Smith, G. Fennel, W. Dickes, W. P. Smith, and E. Gilks. Engraved by Thomas Gilks.
Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes including an Essay on the Geology of the District by John Phillips, F. R. S., G. L. Late Professor of Geology and Mineralogy at the University of Dublin. Fourth Edition.
A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, Illus. from drawings by T.L. Aspland and W. Banks and a Map Coloured Geologically By John Ruthven To Which Are Added An Account of the Flowering Plants, Ferns, and Mosses of the District, and a Complete Directory.
Guide to Windermere: With Tours to the Neighbouring Lakes and Other Interesting Places. With a Map and Illustrations. To Which are Added Excursions to and from Keswick; Also an Account of the Flowering Plants, Ferns, and Mosses of the District. And a Complete Directory to Windermere and its Neighbourhood. Third Edition.
The Annals of Kendal: Being a Historical and Descriptive Account of Kendal and the Neighbourhood: With Biographical Sketches of Many Eminent Parsonages Connected with the Town. By Cornelius Nicholson, F.G.S. Second Edition.
The History and Traditions of Ravenstonedale, Westmorland. By the Rev. W. Nicholls.
Holiday Studies of Wordsworth by Rivers, Woods, and Alps: The Wharfe, the Duddon, and the Stelvio Pass. By the Rev. F. A. Malleson, M.A., Vicar of Broughton-in-Furness, Author of "Jesus Christ, His Life and Work," "Acys and Epistles of St. Paul;" Editor of "Ruskin's Letters to the Clergy on the Lord's Prayer," Etc. Etc.
Beneath Helvellyn's Shade: Notes and Sketches in the Valley of Wythburn. By Samuel Barber, Author of 'The Lost Village,' 'Balmoral Towers,' etc., etc.
Furness and Cartmel Notes, or Jottings of Topographical, Ecclesiastical and Popular Antiquities, and of Historical Circumstances, as well as Interesting Facts relating to the Districts of Furness and Cartmel. By Henry Barber, M.D.
A History of Westmorland. By Richard S. Ferguson, M.A., LL.M., F.S.A., Chancellor of Carlisle, President Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaelogical Society, Author of 'A History of Cumberland,' etc. etc.
The Oldest Register Book of the Parish of Hawkshead in Lancashire. 1568-1704. Edited by H. S. Cowper, Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries: and Author of "The Monumental Inscriptions of Hawkshead," "Through Turkish Arabia," etc. With Introductory Chapters and Four Illustrations.
Some Records of Two Lakeland Townships (Blawith and Nibthwaite,) Chiefly from original documents. By A. P. Brydson. Illustrated. London. Elliot Stock, 62, Paternoster Row, E. C.
The Church of Grasmere: A History. By M.L. Armitt (Author of Ambleside Town and Chapel). With Illustrations by Margaret L. Sumner, Frontispiece from a portrait by Fred Yates.
Wordsworth's Birthplace, Being the Parochial History and Local Government of the Ancient Borough of Cockermouth. By John Bolton.
Some Old Wells, Trees, and Travel-Tracks of Wordsworth's Parish. By George Middleton.
Annals of Kirkby Lonsdale and Lunesdale in Bygone Days. By Alexander Pearson.
Cotswold Country: A Survey of Limestone England from the Dorset Coast to Lincolnshire. By H. J. Massingham, Illustrated from Photographs. Second Edition, Revised.
The Lake District and the National Trust by B. L. Thompson.
Cumberland and Westmorland by Norman Nicholson
English Lakeland in Colour: A Collection of Colour Photographs with an Introductory Text and Notes on the Illustrations by Dudley Hoys
The English Lake District. Molly Lefebure.
VII: A Glossary of Words and Phrases Pertaining to the Dialect of Cumberland.
The Place-Names of Westmorland. By A.H. Smith. Part I: Introduction, River- & Lake-Names, Road Names, The Barony of Kendal. Part II: The Barony of Westmorland, Analyses, Index, Maps.
A Bibliography of the History and Topography of Cumberland & Westmorland, compiled by Henry W. Hodgson F.L.A, F.R.S.A., Deputy City Librarian, Carlisle Public Libraries
The Lake District at Work: Past and Present
Portrait of the Lakes. Norman Nicholson. Second Edition.
Old Photographs of the Lake District by M.E. Burkett
Victorian and Edwardian Lake District: From Old Photographs
The Folklore of the Lake District
The Lake District: An Anthology
A Walk Around the Lakes: Observations Relative Chiefly to the Picturesque Beauty, for Those Desirous of Being Guided to the Lake District in the North-West of England; Particularly the Lakes, Mountains, and Valleys, Made on a Pedestrian Tour in the Year 1978; and a Consideration of the Many Eminent and Literary Personages Associated with Cumbria, Particularly Mr. William Wordsworth
Lake District Place-Names
Roads and Trackways of the Lake District
Derwentwater: The Vale of Elysium, An Eighteenth-Century Story [exhibition held] at the Grasmere and Wordsworth Museum, 8 June - 31 October 1986
A Description of the Lakes, 1822 // A Description if the Scenery of the Lakes in the North of England. Third Edition (Now First Published Separately) With Additions, and Illustrative Remarks Upon the Scenery of the Alps. By William Wordsworth.
An Illustrated Guide to the Packhorse Bridges of the Lake District
Photographic Memories of the Lake District: A Century of Change
Home at Grasmere: The Wordsworths and The Lakes.