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Adam's Patent Axle-Lubricators; The Lancashire Sewing Machine; The Iron Trade; Recent Patent Cases, etc. Mechanics Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette. Issue No. 1562. A complete rare weekly issue of the Mechanics' Magazine, 1853.
July 16, 1853, London, 1853. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. With woodcuts. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mechanics' Magazine; Inventory No: 248454.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Mechanics' Magazine; Adams Patent AxleLubricators The Lancashire Sewing Machine The Iron Trade Recent Patent Cases etc Mechanics Magazine Museum Register Journal and Gazette Issue No 1562 A complete rare weekly issue of the Mechanics Magazine 1
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Alkali Act, 1863. Sixth Annual Report By the Inspector of His Proceedings During the Year 1869.
London, HMSO. 1870. 67pp. Folio. Illust. Fold out Plans. Paper wrappers. Rebound in blue card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. C.-152. A clean copy. With a list of the Registered Alkali Works and Reports from the area inspectors. Air washings of London including the air quality of the Metropolitan Underground Railway and in Glasgow, Jarrow Chemical Works, South Shields, and other investigations .. For the chemical engineering history buff and local historian alike .. Reports also available in 8vo size.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 136714
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Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper Report "Alkali Act, 1863" Alkali Works Regulation Chief Inspector Chemical Engineering History Ammonia Noxious Gases Air Quality Chorley Lancashire Local History Registered Alkali Works Salt Cake "Houses of Parliament"
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Alkali Act, 1863. Eighth Annual Report By the Inspector of His Proceedings During the Year 1871.
London, HMSO. 1872. 34pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Rebound in blue card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. A clean copy. With a list of the Registered Alkali Works and Reports from the area inspectors. For the chemical engineering history buff, environmentalist and local historian alike .. Reports also available in 8vo size.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 136716
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Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper Report "Alkali Act, 1863" Alkali Works Regulation Chief Inspector Chemical Engineering History Ammonia Noxious Gases Air Quality Chorley Lancashire Local History Registered Alkali Works Salt Cake "Houses of Parliament"
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Alkali Act, 1863. Eighth Annual Report on Alkali, &C. Works, of the Inspector of the Proceedings During the Year 1871.
London, HMSO. 1872. 34pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Neat library mark. A clean copy. For the chemical engineering history buff and local historian alike .
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 121836
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Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper, Alkali Works, Regulation Act Chief Inspector, Local Government Board, Scotland Chemical Engineering History, Ammonia, Noxious Gases, Air Quality Chorleyt, Lancashire,
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Alkali Act, 1863. Seventh Annual Report By the Inspector of His Proceedings During the Year 1870.
London, HMSO. 1871. 87pp. Folio. Illust. Fold out Plans. Paper wrappers. Rebound in blue card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. A clean copy. With a list of the Registered Alkali Works and Reports from the area inspectors. Runcorn Soap and Akali Works, Rain Tables from Scotland (acid rain levels) compared with across England and places in Germany &c. and other investigations .. For the chemical engineering history buff, environmentalist and local historian alike .. Reports also available in 8vo size.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 136715
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Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper Report "Alkali Act, 1863" Alkali Works Regulation Chief Inspector Chemical Engineering History Ammonia Noxious Gases Air Quality Chorley Lancashire Local History Registered Alkali Works Salt Cake "Houses of Parliament"
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Alkali Act, 1863. Ninth Annual Report By the Inspector of His Proceedings During the Year 1872.
London, HMSO. 1873. 40pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Rebound in blue card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. A clean copy. With Reports from the area inspectors. For the chemical engineering history buff, environmentalist and local historian alike .. Reports also available in 8vo size.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 136717
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Keywords: Bevkkk, British Parliamentary Paper Report "Alkali Act, 1863" Alkali Works Regulation Chief Inspector Chemical Engineering History Ammonia Noxious Gases Air Quality Chorley Lancashire Local History Registered Alkali Works Salt Cake "Houses of Parliament"
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Bartholomew Half-Inch Contoured Map of Great Britan Sheet 31 North Lancashire
Scotland, Bartholomew, 1966. Soft Cover , 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good clean map printed on linen. Covers show some wear. Prompt dispatch. Very Good.
-- YesterYear Books -- Book number: 064924
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Keywords: , Maps, Scotland
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De Bergue's improved Permanent Way, And Apparatus For Laying Permanent Way; Jeremiah Horrocks, The Lancashire Astronomer, By T.T. Wilkinson; On The Electro-Dynamic Induction Machine, By Prof. Callan; Ritchie's Electro-Induction Machine, By Prof. W.B. Rogers;?ßImprovement's in Grove's Battery, By Prof. G.J. Stoney; Beaufume's Gas-Flame Furnace; Allen & Young's Improvements In Preventing Oscillation In Carriages Upon Railways; Laming's Improvements In Purifying Gas; Houdin, The French Mechanic, Mathematician, And Wizard; Miller's Method Of Propelling Vessels' etc. Mechanics Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette. Issue No. 1784. A complete rare weekly issue of the Mechanics' Magazine, 1857.
October 17, 1857, London, 1857. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. With woodcuts. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mechanics' Magazine; Inventory No: 248336.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Mechanics' Magazine; De Bergues improved Permanent Way And Apparatus For Laying Permanent Way Jeremiah Horrocks The Lancashire Astronomer By TT Wilkinson On The ElectroDynamic Induction Machine By Prof Callan Ritchies ElectroInduction Machine B
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A Bill to Confirm a Provisional Order of the Board of Agriculture Relating to the Regulation of Darwen Moor in the Borough of Darwen.
London. House of Commons. 1896. 5pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 302. Neat number mark. A clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 158084
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Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Darwen Moor Local History Interest Lancashire Inclosures Commons Act, 1876 Board of Agriculture 1889 Common Rights Moorland Lords Manor Rev. William Arthur Duckworth Game
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A Bill to Exempt the Victoria University and the Colleges Thereof from the Operation of the Act of the Ninth Year of the Reign of George the Second, Chapter Thirty-Six, and to Extend the Privileges of the Graduate of the Said University.
London, HMSO. 1881. 2pp + 2pp Lords Amendments. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound. British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 198 and Bill 382. Extension to Victoria University of privileges common to Universities of Oxford, Cambridge and London. A clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 155035
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Keywords: Kkk Brititsh Parliamentary Paper Bill Parliament Legislation "Victoria University" Lancashire Lancs Local History "Owens College" John Owens Manchester Local History Interrest Exemption Mortmain Act
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A Bill to Confirm a Scheme of the Charity Commissioners for the Application Or Management of the Charity Consisting of the Horeb Union Church and Trust Property in the Ancient Township of Padiham in the Ancinet Parish of Whalley in the County of Lancaster
London, House of Commons. 1913. 9pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 248. Padiham Horeb Union Church Charity. Presented by Mr. Charles Allen. Neat library mark. A very clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 152075
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Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Padiham Local History Interest Whalley Lancaster Horeb Union Church Parish Lancashire Churches Charities Charity Commissioners
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A Bill Intituled an Act for Confirming a Scheme of the Charity Commissioners for the Owens College at Manchester; and for Other Purposes Connected Therewith.
London, HMSO. 1871. 18pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 211. A clean copy. Presented by the Lord President from the House of Lords. Preamble, four (4) clauses and detailed schedules (agreements, indentures between named individuals re: site of original Owens College, the Dalton Memorial, Shakespeare Memorial, the Shuttleworth Scholarship, the Ashbury Endowment, the Cobden Memorial, engineering professorship, strike lecture fund, etc.). Includes particulars of funds, investments and property i.e. moneys contributed for the purchase of land and errection of the new college building .
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 117247
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Keywords: Kkk Brititsh Parliamentary Paper Bill Act Parliament Charity Commissioners Lancashire Lancs Local History "Owens College" John Owens Manchester Interrest Extension College Dalton Memorial Shakespeare Suttleworth Scholarship Ashbury Endowment Cowde
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A Bill to Confirm a Scheme of the Charity Commissioners for the Application Or Management of the Charity Consisting of the Mission Chapel and the Endowments Thereof in the Parish of Hawkshead in the County of Lancaster
London, HMSO. 1923. 3pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Bill 103. Hawkshead Mission Chapel Charity. With List of named local area Trustees, e.g. James Alfred Leighton, Postman. Presented by Lieut.-Col.Spender-Clay. Neat library stamp. A clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 152071
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Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Hawkshead Local History Interest Ambleside Conniston Bowness on Windermere Lancashire Family History Interest Geneaology Charities Endowments Will Henry Cooke Lancashire Church History
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A Bill to Confirm a Scheme of the Charity Commissioners for the Application Or Management of the Charity Called the Hulme Trust Estates (Non-Educational). In the County of Lancaster and Elsewhere.
London, HMSO. 1913. 4pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Bill 239. Hulme trust estates Charity. Neat library mark to title wrapper. A clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 167851
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Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Charity Scheme Approval Hulme Trust Estates Lancaster Local History Interest Lancashire Charities
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A Biographic Sketch of Sir Richard Arkwright. Featured in Chambers' Edinburgh Journal. A rare complete weekly issue of the Chambers' Edinburgh Journal, 1832.
W. & R. Chambers, May 19, 1832, No. 16. Edinburgh, 1832. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 8 pages as issued. Folio. (9.5 x 14 ins). FEATURING approx. 270 line article on Arkwright's contribution to science through his inventions for the cotton industry, etc.. A crisp copy of the original Weekly Newspaper. Posted folded. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Chambers' Edinburgh Journal; Inventory No: 089693.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Newspapers Science Industrial Inventions Lancashire Cotton Industry Scientific Biography Chambers Edinburgh Journal Chambers' Edinburgh Journal; A Biographic Sketch of Sir Richard Arkwright Featured in Chambers Edinburgh Journal A rare complete
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A Biographic Sketch of Sir Richard Arkwright. Featured in Chambers' Edinburgh Journal. A rare complete weekly issue of the Chambers' Edinburgh Journal, 1832.
W. & R. Chambers, May 19, 1832, No. 16. Edinburgh, 1832. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 8 pages as issued. Folio. (9.5 x 14 ins). FEATURING approx. 270 line article on Arkwright's contribution to science through his inventions for the cotton industry, etc.. A crisp copy of the original Weekly Newspaper. Posted folded. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Chambers' Edinburgh Journal; Inventory No: 079347.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Newspapers Science Industrial Inventions Lancashire Cotton Industry Scientific Biography Chambers Edinburgh Journal Chambers' Edinburgh Journal; A Biographic Sketch of Sir Richard Arkwright Featured in Chambers Edinburgh Journal A rare complete
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A Biographic Sketch of Sir Richard Arkwright. Featured in Chambers' Edinburgh Journal. A rare complete weekly issue of the Chambers' Edinburgh Journal, 1832.
W. & R. Chambers, May 19, 1832, No. 16. Edinburgh, 1832. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 8 pages as issued. Folio. (9.5 x 14 ins). FEATURING approx. 270 line article on Arkwright's contribution to science through his inventions for the cotton industry, etc.. A crisp copy of the original Weekly Newspaper. Posted folded. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Chambers' Edinburgh Journal; Inventory No: 089694.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Newspapers Science Industrial Inventions Lancashire Cotton Industry Scientific Biography Chambers Edinburgh Journal Chambers' Edinburgh Journal; A Biographic Sketch of Sir Richard Arkwright Featured in Chambers Edinburgh Journal A rare complete
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Census of England and Wales. 1901. County of Lancaster . Area, Houses and Population; Also Population Classified By Ages, Condition As to Marriage, Occupations, Birthplaces, and Infirmities.
London, HMSO. 1902. xv + 201pp + large coloured fold out map. Folio. Disbound. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.1002 . A very clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 170946
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Keywords: Kkk, British Parliamentary Paper, Census England Wales 1901, Area, Houses, Population, Ages, Condition As to Marriage, Occupations, Birthplaces, Infirmities, Local History, Demographics, County of , Lancaster Lancashire
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The Christian's Complete Family Bible, or Library of Divine Knowledge ...Containing the sacred texts of the Old & New Testaments
Liverpool. Printed by Nuttal, Fisher & Dixon, 1808....A very large family Bible which belonged to George Grundy who was born 1790 at Middle Hulton in Lancashire. In 1830 he married Jane who was born 1807 in Pulford, Cheshire. They had 10 children, all born in Middle Hulton & lived on a farm called Busils. All the children's names & dates are written by George (or Jane) in the front. A large, very heavy Bible, the leather cover is soft, like suede, and is bumped & worn on corners. Contents are very good considering its over 200 years old. 39.25cm. x 24cm. Illustrated with many b./w. engravings. Sadly the front endpage, (which has the family tree written on back) the frontispiece & title page are still attached to the front cover ... but detached from the rest of the Bible. George died 1865. Weighs about 4k. before packing. 1808
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Keywords: Old Testament New Testament Middle Hulton, Lancashire Busils Farm Pulford Cheshire George Grundy
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The Church in Cliviger
Printed by Duke Bar Printing Co. Burnley 1943. Burnley 1943. Publisher's original twine bound grey card wrap covers. 8vo 8½'' x 5¼'' 22 pp. Small monochrome illustrations throughout. Name to the title page and in Very Good condition, no dust wrapper as published.
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28 US$ 31.47 | JP¥ 3572]
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The Co-Operative Societies of Lancashire. A rare original article from the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society of London, 1868.
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society of London, 1868 Volume 31. 1868. First Edition, Disbound. Very Good Condition. 4 pages. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Royal Statistical Society of London; Inventory No: 163409.
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Keywords: BZDB395 Royal Statistical Society of London; The CoOperative Societies of Lancashire A rare original article from the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society of London 1868
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Commission of Enquiry Into Industrial Unrest. No2 Division. Report of the Commissioners for the North-Western Area, Including a Supplemental Report on the Barrow-in-Furness District
London, Houses of Parliament. 1917. 36pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers . British Parliamentary paper. Cd8669. Investigation of the industrial unrest during World War I. Much on Mining, shipbuilding & munitions. Neat library mark on cover.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 179087
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Keywords: Ww1 World War Great Commission of Enquiry Into Industrial Unrest Munitions Workers Coal Miners Relations Barrow in Furness Trade Unions Lancashire North-West Shipbuilding Vickers
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Copies of Any Affidavit Made By One Joseph White Before Mr. John Hardman (a Commissioner. . . . . . ) at Rochdale on 21st January 1861, to Support a Motion for a New Trial in Suit Brought Before Samuel Maden and Sarah Anne His Wife Gainst Alexander Catanach: . . .
London, House of Commons. 1861. 2pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 104. Slightly dust toned edging, small water mark bottom corner otherwise good clean copy. "And, of an AFFIDAVIT by ANNE WHITELEY, and another by ROWLAND ARTHUR, made 21st January 1861, before Mr. John Hardman, with reference to the same Suit.".
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 115697
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Keywords: Kkk, Affidavit Samuel Maden Sarah Anne, Alexander Catanach Rochdale Lancs Lancashire Joseph White Anne Whiteley Rowland Arthur
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Copy of Mr Farnall's Reports to the Poor Law Commissioners on the Distress in the Cotton Manufacturing District
London, House of Commons. 1862. 19pp. Folio. Paper wrappers British Parliamentary Paper HC413. Reports on unemployment & destitution in cotton manufacturing districts. Detailed reports on Preston, Blackburn, Wigan & Hyde. A clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 170218
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Keywords: Poor Law Workhouse Cotton Mills Lancashire Yorkshire Cheshire Preston Blackburn
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A Copy of the Evidence Taken, and Report Made, By the Assistant Poor Law Commissioners Sent to Inquire Into the State of the Population of Stockport
London, House of Commons. 1842. 131pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. HC158. Much on unemployment in the Stockport district and the resulting distress. The inspectors visted and report the condition of many families without income. A major report in the evolution of unemployment benefit. A clean copy.
-- Empire Books -- Book number: 135939
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Keywords: Stockport Lancashire Poor Law Unemployment Local History Paupers
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