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Sykes, John, 1781 or 1782–1837
Local records; or, Historical register of remarkable events, which have occurred exclusively in the counties of Durham and Northumberland, town and county of Newcastle upon Tyne, and Bewick upon Tweed, with an obituary of persons of talent, eccentricity, and longevity. By John Sykes.
Newcastle, J. Sykes, 1824.
Physical Description:
3 p. l., [v]-xiii, [1], 372 p. illus. 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670 N8 S8 1824
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Illustrations engraved by Thomas Bewick, Mark Lambert and Isaac Nicholson.
Title vignette.
Added t.p. engraved.
"Proof impressions of the engraved title and vignette, and the representation of the rare coin of Ecgfrith [mounted] at the bottom of page 264, are peculiar to the drawing paper copies, of which there are only twenty printed"--page following p. xiii.
Printed by T. and J. Hodgson, Union Street, Newcastle.
Hugo, T. Bewick collector (suppl.), 5428
Subject Terms:
Durham (England) -- History.
Hodgson, T. and J. -- Printer.
Northumberland (England) -- History.
Sykes, John -- Publisher.
Wood engravings -- 1824.
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828, engraver.
Lambert, Mark, 1781-1855, engraver.
Nicholson, Isaac, 1789-1848, engraver.

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