The author, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1873,: 1873
LAWSON, William D. Lawson's Tyneside Celebrities : Sketches of the Lives and Labours of Famous Men of the North
. Newcastle-upon-Tyne : "Published by the Author, William D. Lawson. Sold by J.W. Chater, 89 Clayton Street", 1873. First Edition. Pp. (4),-387,(1) with  pages of plates. 8vo (136 x 188 mm), pressed green cloth, with bevelled edges, with gilt lettering and decoration to front & spine, all edges maroon.
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