Examples from the Web for north country
This notion grew and crystallized; thus adding to his natural North-country conceit.The Works of Rudyard Kipling: One Volume Edition|Rudyard Kipling
What is the etymology of grasson, a word used in some north-country manors for a fine paid on alienation of copyhold lands?
This in turn became navigable, after the north-country fashion.The Silent Places|Steward Edward White
A north-country house should have a summer heart, which is a fountain, and a winter heart which is a fireplace.Child and Country|Will Levington Comfort
The mother is a north-country woman, with a touch of Scotch about her, clean and sweet, though a bit dusty with the long road.The Worn Doorstep|Margaret Sherwood