County Borough of Huddersfield: Jubilee Handbook (1897)

County Borough of Huddersfield: Jubilee Handbook was partly written by D.F.E. Sykes and published in 1897 by the Advertiser Press Limited of Huddersfield.

The handbook contains a lengthy history of the town by Sykes, along with around 150 pages of advertisements for local businesses.

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  • 304 pages + guide to Queen Victoria's Jubilee
  • hardback

Copyright Status

Under the current terms of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the copyright of literary, dramatic, musical or artistic works in the United Kingdom expires at the end of the period of 70 years from the end of the calendar year in which the author dies. Authors who died prior to 1925 were not eligible to have copyright on their works extended under the Duration of Copyright and Rights in Performances Regulations 1995, and their works were protected for a period of 50 years.

Daniel Frederick Edward Sykes, died in June 1920 and copyright on his works expired at the end of 1970.