Preston: The Guardian Press, 1964.
Second Edition. Hardcover. 8 3/8" X 5 1/2". 166pp. Mild wear to dust jacket, with dust soiling and small tear to rear, encased in protective archival sleeve. Tape to archival sleeve. Blue paper over boards, gilt to spine, corners sharp. Paper splitting at interior of rear top corner. Binding is tight and sound. Contents are clean and unmarked. To front free endpaper: "With best wishes from the Staff of the Grammar School for Boys Rochdale" (appears to be hand calligraphy), with 33 signatures (see photo). A nice copy of Corbidge's love letter to the county of Lancashire, its people and literature, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. Very good + / good +. Item #1054