The Chetham Society

Chetham Society PublicationsThe Chetham Society was founded in Manchester in 1843 for the purpose of publishing “Remains, Historical & Literary connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancashire and Cheshire”.

Since the 1870s the Society has concentrated on the historical aspects of these counties. The Society has been publishing books for over 150 years and has produced over 260 volumes in 3 series: the First (Old) series, the Second (New) series and the Third series. Volumes have always been well-produced and handsomely bound.

We always have a good selection of these volumes for sale, especially from the first and second series. Call +44(0)161 764 4488 or contact us for details.

Search our current stock of Chetham Society publications at AbeBooks.co.uk (in the UK), AbeBooks.com and Biblio.com.

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  • Forthcoming Fairs/Late News

    I shall be exhibiting at the forthcoming fairs:

    • Gargrave Book Fair (Village Hall, BD23 3RD) on Saturday 7th March 2020
    • Harrogate P.B.F.A. Book Fair (Pavilions of Harrogate. Great Yorkshire Showground HG2 8QZ)  on Friday 13th and Saturday 14th March 2020
    • Market Harborough P.B.F.A. Book Fair (Congregational Church Centre, High Street, LE16 7JD) on Saturday 2nd May 2020
    • Edgworth Book Fair (The Barlow  Institute, BL7 0AP) on Saturday 16th May 2020
    • Gorton Book Fair (Gorton Monastery, M12 5WF) on Sunday 24th May 2020
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    We are active members ot the PBFA and exhibit at Northern Bookfairs in the UK, such as Buxton, Haydock, York, Ilkley & Harrogate.