Life and Tradition in the Yorkshire Dales (50th anniversary edition)

Life and Tradition in the Yorkshire Dales (50th anniversary edition)

This remarkable book, originally researched in the 1960s, and first published in 1968, reflects the authors’ realisation that the traditional ways of life in the Yorkshire Dales, which had continued for centuries, was changing at such a pace that it needed recording before it became too late. The result was a fascinating and detailed  insight into a rural way of life that has now disappeared. 

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This remarkable book, originally researched in the 1960s, and first published in 1968, reflects the authors’ realisation that the traditional ways of life in the Yorkshire Dales, which had continued for centuries, was changing at such a pace that it needed recording before it became too late. The result was a fascinating and detailed insight into a rural way of life that has now disappeared. This new, fully illustrated, 50th anniversary edition faithfully presents the original publication in a fresh format, that will be invaluable to those with an interest in the farming history, crafts and folklore of the Yorkshire Dales.

  • Size 266x195mm
  • Format Paperback
  • Pages 180
  • ISBN 9781916506008
  • Authors Marie Hartley and Joan Ingilby
  • Illustrations Mono
  • Year 2018