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Yorkshire : A lyrical history of England's greatest county, Paperback / softback Book

Yorkshire : A lyrical history of England's greatest county Paperback / softback


'Restless, poetic, strange ... and the territory it describes deserves nothing less' Observer'Glittering and energetic' Country LifeYorkshire is 'a continent unto itself', a region where mountain, plain, coast, downs, fen and heath lie close.

By weaving history, family stories, travelogue and ecology, Richard Morris reveals how Yorkshire took shape as a landscape and in literature, legend and popular regard.

The result is a fascinating and wide-ranging meditation on Yorkshire and Yorkshireness, told through the prism of the region's most extraordinary people and places.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 304 pages, B&W integrated and 1x8pp colour plates
  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
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  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781780229096

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