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1 Chetham Miscellanies.
Chetham Society. XXIV, XXXVII, LVII, LXXXIII, CIII, XCVI 1851, 1856, 1862, 1872, 1875, 1878. brown, blue cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Vol. 6, some foxing on a few pages, Vol. 1, light foxing on a few pages. Quarto 
Vols. 1-6. (Vol. 1) include: Papers connected with the affairs of Milton and his family (ed. John Fitchett Marsh). Epistolary relics of Lancashire and Cheshire antiquaries, 1653-1673 (ed. George Ormerod). Calendars of the names of families which entered their several pedigrees in the successive heraldic visitations of the county palatine of Lancaster [1533, 1567, 1613, 1664-5] (ed. George Ormerod). A fragment of Sir William Dugdale's visitation of Lancashire [1666] (ed. F.R. Raines). Autobiographical tracts of Dr. John Dee, warden of the college of Manchester (ed. James Crossley). Visitation. temp. Hen.VIII (unedited fragment)

(Vol. II) includes: The rights and jurisdiction of the county palatine of Chester, the earls palatine, the chamberlain, and other officers; and disputes concerning the jurisdiction of the court of exchequer with the city of Chester, etc. (ed. Joseph Brooks Yates). The Scottish Field (ed. John Robson). Examynatyons towcheynge Cokeye More, temp. Hen. VIII in a dispute between the lords of the manors of Middleton and Radclyffe [c.1515] (ed. F.R. Raines).A history of the ancient chapel of Denton, in Manchester parish; including sketches of the townships of Denton and Haughton, for the convenience of which hamlets the chapel was originally erected; together with notices of the more ancient families, and particulars relating to the descent of their estates (ed. John Booker). A letter from John Bradshawe of Gray's Inn to Sir Peter Legh of Lyme [c.1623] (ed. W[illiam] L[angton]).

(Vol. 3 )includes :On the South Lancashire dialect (by Thomas Heywood). Rentale de Cokersand, being the bursar's rent roll of the abbey of Cockersand, in the county palatine of Lancaster, for the year 1501 (ed. F.R. Raines). The names of all the gentlemen of the best calling within the countye of Lancaster, whereof choyse ys to be made of a c[er]ten number to lend unto her Ma[jes]tye monye upon privie seals in Januarye 1588 (ed. F.R. Raines). Some instructions given by William Booth esquire to his stewards John Carington and William Rowcrofte, upon the purchase of Warrington by Sir George Booth baronet and William Booth his son, A.D. 1628 (ed. William Beamont). Letter from Sir John Seton, Manchester ye 25 March 1643 (ed. Thomas Heywood). The names of eight hundred inhabitants of Manchester who took the oath of allegiance to Charles II in April 1679 (ed. John Harland). The pole booke for Manchester, May ye 22d 1690 (ed. anon., but known to be John Harland).

(Vol. IV) includes :Some account of General Robert Venables, of Antrobus and Wincham, Cheshire, together with the autobiographical memoranda or diary of his widow, Elizabeth Venables [d.1689] (ed. J[ames] C[rossley]). A forme of confession grounded upon the ancient catholique and apostolique faith, made and composed by the honorable ladie the Lady Bridget Egerton, A.D. 1636. (ed. Philip Malpas Grey Egerton). A kalendar conteyning the names of all such gent. and others as upon Her Ma[jes]ty's pryvye seales have paid there money to the handes of Sir Hugh Cholmondley knyghte collector of Her Hyghnes loane within the countie of Chester together with severall somes and daies of receipt, A.D. 1597 (ed. R.H. Wood).History of Warrington friary (ed. William Beamont).

( Vol. V) includes: A description of the state, civil and ecclesiastical, of the county of Lancaster, about the year 1590, by some of the clergy of the diocese of Chester (ed. F.R. Raines) .A visitation of the diocese of Chester, by John, archbishop of York, held in the chapter house of the collegiate and parish church of Manchester, 1590, with the archbishop's correspondence with the clergy (ed. F.R. Raines). Letters on the claims of the College of Arms in Lancashire, in the time of James the First, by Leonard Smethley and Randle Holme, deputy heralds (ed. F.R. Raines). The Easter rolls of Whalley in the years 1552 and 1553 (ed. F.R. Raines).

(Vol. VI )includes : The rent roll of Sir John Towneley of Towneley, knight, for Burnley, Ightenhill, etc., in the county palatine of Lancaster, anno domini 1535-6 (ed. F.R. Raines). The autobiography of Mr. Langley of Prestwich, seventeenth century (ed. F.R. Raines). A close catalogue of the rectors of Prestwich, from 1316 to 1632. Extracted from the episcopal registers of Lichfield and Chester (ed. F.R. Raines). 
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Warrington in 1465 as described in a contemporary rent roll of the Legh Family... XVII., Beaumont
2 Beaumont Warrington in 1465 as described in a contemporary rent roll of the Legh Family... XVII.
Chetham Society 1849  Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering Ex-lib, usual lib markings  Small quartos 
151 pp, folding map. Extracts from the rent roll in Latin with English translation  
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Travels in Holland The United Provinces England Scotland and Ireland 1634-1635., Brereton, William
3 Brereton, William Travels in Holland The United Provinces England Scotland and Ireland 1634-1635.
Chetham Society 1844 I Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Part of spine cover missing. Quarto 
Contains the rare canceled p. 114 but some of the text might be censored for some reason. 205 pp

Travel diary; made up from notes; a Puritan's travels in Holland, United Provinces, British Isles; full descriptions of topography and social life. Early description of women's dress in Scotland in the period. Gives poor account of traveling in Scotland at that time. 
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Old Church and School Libraries Lancashire, Christie,  Richard Copley
4 Christie, Richard Copley Old Church and School Libraries Lancashire
Chetham Society New Series Vol. 7 1885. Burgundy cloth, with black stamping, gilt letters Front hinge cracked. Small quarto 

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Collectanea Anglo-Poetica  or bibliographical and descriptive catalogue of a portion of a collection of Early English Poetry with occasional extracts and remarks biographical and political.  LII, LV,  LXXI, LXXVII, XCI, C, CI, CII, CVI, CVIII , Croser,  Thomas
5 Croser, Thomas Collectanea Anglo-Poetica or bibliographical and descriptive catalogue of a portion of a collection of Early English Poetry with occasional extracts and remarks biographical and political. LII, LV, LXXI, LXXVII, XCI, C, CI, CII, CVI, CVIII
Chetham Society 1860, 1861, 1867, 1869, 1873, 1877, 1877, 1878  2 vols. brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering  Ex-lib, usual lib markings Small quartos 
11 vols @200 pp each. Vols. 6-11 were issued by James Crossley after Corser's death 
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6 Croser, Thomas edit. Chester's Triumph in honor of Her Prince as it was remembered on St. George's Day 1610 in the foresaid citie, reprinted from the original edition of 1610, with an introduction and notes, [by T.C., i.e. Thomas Corser] Vol. III.
Chetham Society 1844 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings.  Small quarto 

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History of the Parish of Bispham in the County of Lancaster. Vol. 10 - New Series, Fishwick,  Henry
7 Fishwick, Henry History of the Parish of Bispham in the County of Lancaster. Vol. 10 - New Series
Chetham Society 1887  Burgundy cloth, with black stamping, gilt letteri Ex-lib, usual lib Small quarto 
Pp. 143, with 2 folding pedigrees 
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8 French, Gilbert Church Libraries at Turton and Gorton bequeathed to Humphrey Chetham. XXXVIII
Chetham Society 1855 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Small Quarto 
199 pp. A catalogue of books in the church of St Ann, Turton 1655; edited by Gilbert J. French; and, A catalogue of books from the collection bequeathed to the Chapel of St. Thomas, Gorton, 1655. With type facsimile title pages and printing in red and black. 
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Notitia Cestriensis or Historical Notices of the Diocese of Chester. Vol. 2 Part III only., Gastrell,  Francis
9 Gastrell, Francis Notitia Cestriensis or Historical Notices of the Diocese of Chester. Vol. 2 Part III only.
Chetham Society 1849 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Poor cond., water damage to boards not affecting text. Small quarto 
Pp 353-621 
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10 Gastrell, Francis  Notitia Cestriensis or Historical Notices of the Diocese of Chester. Vol. 2 Part I only.
Chetham Society 1849  Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings.  Small quarto 
160 pp 
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Part I Abbott's Journal Part II The Trials at Manchester in 1694.    LXI , Goss, Alexander
11 Goss, Alexander Part I Abbott's Journal Part II The Trials at Manchester in 1694. LXI
Chetham Society 1864 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering.  Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Small quarto 
Each part has also special t.-p. 32, 42 pp each section. (1) The narrative of Richard Abbott, a servant of Caryll lord Molyneux, containing an account of his apprehension, imprisonment and release, in the years 1689-91 ... (2) An acct. of the tryalls at Manchester October 1694 of Caryll ld. Molineux, Sr Wm. Gerrard, Sr Rowland Stanley barrts, Sr Tho: Clifton barrt, Bartholomew Walmesley, Wm. Dicconson, Philip Langton esqres and William Blundell junr gents, with observat'ons 
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Court Leet Records of the manor of Manchester    AD 1586-1602.  Vol. LXV, Harland,  John
12 Harland, John Court Leet Records of the manor of Manchester AD 1586-1602. Vol. LXV
Chetham Society 1865 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings.  Small quarto 
128 pp Vol. 2 of 2 vols. only.  
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Three Lancashire Documents of Fourteenth  and Fifteenth Centuries comprising the Great De Lacy Inquisition Feb. 16th 1311 ,  The Survey of 1320-1346 ,  Custom Roll and Rental of the Manor Ashton-Under-Lyne    LXXIV, Harland,  John
13 Harland, John Three Lancashire Documents of Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries comprising the Great De Lacy Inquisition Feb. 16th 1311 , The Survey of 1320-1346 , Custom Roll and Rental of the Manor Ashton-Under-Lyne LXXIV
Chetham Society 1868. Green cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings.  Small quarto 
141 pp 
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House and Farm Accounts of Shuttleworths  of Gawthorpe Hall in the county of Lancaster at Smithills and Gawthorpe,  from Sept. 1582 to October 1621.   XLVI, Harland, John
14 Harland, John House and Farm Accounts of Shuttleworths of Gawthorpe Hall in the county of Lancaster at Smithills and Gawthorpe, from Sept. 1582 to October 1621. XLVI
Chetham Society 1858  Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering.  Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Some wear at head and foot Small quarto. 
Part 4 only of 4 vols. 777-1171 pp 
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The Holy Lyfe and History of Saynt Werburge : Very Frutefull for all Christen People to Rede.   XV, Hawkins,  Edward
15 Hawkins, Edward The Holy Lyfe and History of Saynt Werburge : Very Frutefull for all Christen People to Rede. XV
Chetham Society 1848 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings Small quarto 
213 pp. Genealogical tables. Reprinted from the quarto of 1521, printed by Pynson... the "Prologes" to the first and second books, pp. 1 and 134, "A litell orison or prayer to the blessed virgine Saynte Werburge", p.205, and the "breve conclusion", p.207, are certainly original compositions of Bradshaw...' - Introduction 
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Observations and Instructions in Verse.  LXXVI, Heywood,  Robert
16 Heywood, Robert Observations and Instructions in Verse. LXXVI
Chetham Society 1869  Blue cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Split in cloth on spine edge, about 1  Quarto 
107 pp 
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The Moore Rental.   Vol XII., Heywood,  Thomas  edit.
17 Heywood, Thomas edit. The Moore Rental. Vol XII.
Chetham Society. 1847 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering.  Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Small quarto 
158 pp Map of A Plan of Liverpool and the Pool. Letter included in back of a reader correcting some of the author's mistakes. 
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Iter Lancastrense : A Poem written 1636  VII, James,  Richard
18 James, Richard Iter Lancastrense : A Poem written 1636 VII
Chetham Society 1845 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings  Small quarto 
2 colored prints. 1 folding. 85 pp Also Pedigree of Heywood of Heywood: fold. geneal. tab. (p. 22) Pedigree of the James family. 
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Tracts For and Against Popery  XLVIII LXIV, Jones,  Thomas
19 Jones, Thomas Tracts For and Against Popery XLVIII LXIV
Chetham Society 1859 1865 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering.  Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Small quarto 
525 pp total. (published in or about the reign of James II) in the Manchester Library Founded by Humphrey Chetham, in which there is incorporated with large additions and bibliographical notes, the whole of Peck's list of the tracts in that controversy with his references. To which are are added A tabular index to the tracts in both editions of Gibson's Preservative, and a reprint of Dodd's Certamen utriusque ecclesiĉ / edited by Thomas Jones. 
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Controversy Respecting Legitimacy of Amicia  daughter of Hugh Cyveliok, Earl of Chester 1673-1679.  LXXVIII LXXIX LXXX , Lychester,  Peter
20 Lychester, Peter Controversy Respecting Legitimacy of Amicia daughter of Hugh Cyveliok, Earl of Chester 1673-1679. LXXVIII LXXIX LXXX
Chetham Society 1869  Green cloth with stamping, gilt lettering.  Ex-lib, usual lib markings.  Small quarto 
3 vols. @500 pp William Beaumont, intro. fronts. incl. 2 port. 
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