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Sedition and Defamation Displayed

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, J Roberts: 1731

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001598


Booklet printed in 1731 as a letter to the author of the craftsman, believed to be written by Sir William Yonge though not stated in booklet. 48pp which have been proffessionaly bound in plain brown paper covers. Signature of previous owner in old ink on title page looks like Ro. Pountney. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Diamond Pocket Prayer Book

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, J Carr: 1827

Seller ID: 002890


Beautiful antiquarian prayer book in leather binding which folds around with a tag flap.492 pages with many steel engravings, pages are a little foxed, pages are gilt on all edges. The end of the book is a new version of the Psalms of David 164 pages, the book has a marble endpaper on front and rear board but not opposite the boards not known if there was and has been removed. Book's first page is steell engraving of Three men and Angel with the title The Diamond Pocket... View more info

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An Account of the Roman Antiquities Preserved in the Museum at Chesters Northumberland

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Gilbert and Rivington: 1907

Edition: Second Edition Revised

Seller ID: 003792


Book detailing the Roman antiquities and artifacts in the Museum at Chesters Northumberland. 432 pages of very informative text accompanied by many photographs, drawings and maps. Book is overall bright and clean just some small ink spots to outer edges of pages not inside, light foxing to front endpaper and rear endpapers plus the first page after each but not in the rest of the book. Rear endpaper has been repaired at hinge and is now sound, outer covers are browned on... View more info

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Rugby School Register Annotated Volume 1 from 1675 to 1849 Inclusive

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Rugby UK, A J Lawrence Printer to the School: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003843


Deataied register of pupils entering Rugby School in this time period with reference to their parentage. 358 pages in clean condition just slight browning to outer edges of the pages, few light foxing spots to first and last few pages and four others inside. Outer covers have a few light marks and slightly darkened on spine, slight wear top and bottom of spine. A pleasing copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Hotels of Europe 1887

By: N/A

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, J P Segg and Co: 1887

Seller ID: 004007


Book published annually to provide information, for the traveller, on hotels in Europe, America, Australasia and Africa. 208 pages plus 40 pages of appendix on railway and steamship routes, with double page colour maps plus old adverts with period illustrations. Pages have decorative green and brown printed borders. Pages are overall bright and clean just the occasional light foxing spots, outer edges of pages are gold on all three sides.Outer covers are worn top and bo... View more info

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Poetry of the Anti Jacobin

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, W Bulmer and Co: 1807

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 004205


Book of poetry printed by W Bulmer for William Miller Piccadilly. 240 pages in quite bright condition just a few light marks on first couple of blank pages, marbelled endpapers. Full leather binding with gold embossing a little rubbed and worn on corners and edges small crack in leather 2 inches long on front hinge of spine, this is on the surface and the board is not split. A sound pleasing copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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List of the Chiefs Officers Court of Assistants of the Honorable Artillery Company for the Year 1872

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Printed Norris and Son: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004221


List of the officers and people associated with the Honorable Artillery Company up to 31st December 1871. This appears to be a 48 page booklet which has been bound into a hardcover binding, two illustrted pages opf the crests of the Company, light stain on one page and a few light marks on other pages with occasional small foxing spots.Outer covers a little dusty. Overall a clean copy of an interesting historical document SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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London's Roll of Fame 1757-1884 Being Complimentary Notes and Addresses from the City of london

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Ltd: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004226


Rool of fame of London listing notes and adresses of the famous in the City during this period. Royal personages, Statesmen, Patriots, Warriors, Arctic Explorers, Discoverers and others. 403 pages with many illustrations. Book is bright and clean, a few occasional foxing spots, outer covers a little dusty and small stain along spine. HEAVY BOOK 2-2Kg EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED OVERSEAS. A nice attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Christian Year Thoughts in Verse

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1909

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 004616


Attractive full leather binding for this book of thoughts in verse for Sundays and Holydays. 256 pages with previous owners details on front endpaper and some to first couple of blank pages and last couple of blank pages plus last page of index, rest of pages are bright and clean. Edges of pages are all gold which is very bright, outer leather binding has a couple of very lighr marks but is very bright and attractive. Book comes in cardboard box with metal reinforcers on... View more info

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Cest Daucasi and De Nicolete

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Oxford Uk, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1906

Edition: First Limited/ Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 004919


This book contains this manuscript reproduced in photo facsimile and type-transliteration the unique manuscipt in the Bibliotheque Nationale at Paris. 75 pages plus two pages of subscribers names. Limited to 165 copies this is presentation copy number 3. Pages are clean with some foxing to edges of a few pages, endpapers are browned. Neat ink details of previous owner on front endpaper John Gardner famous British Composer. Outer boards are attractive half vellum a littl... View more info

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The Story of Enid and Geraint

By: N/A

Price: £58.00

Publisher: London, E Moxon and Co:

Seller ID: 005268


This tale told from the ancient Welsh,Norman,German and Scandinavian legends with nine full page illustrations by Gustave Dore. 216 pages in overall clean condition with some browning to the edges of a few pages, inked name of previous owner on inside front board and on title page dated 18?? looks to end in 6 cannot make out other number. Edges of pages are gold, outer covers are rubbed and worn especially on spine, book is complete but several pages are loose. HEAVY BOO... View more info

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Souvenir of the West Highlands and the Caledonian Canal

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, T Nelson and Sons Ltd: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005370


Excellent book on the west Highlands, 47 pages of text in overall bright clean condition just a few occasional light marks and some ink stamps to front endpaper and first blank page, 24 full colour chromo views, each half a page in size and single colour illustrations plus very informative text. Book is lightly rubbed on edges with a few light marks on decorative boards. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Leisure Hour

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Leisure Hour: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005813


Excellent copy of this book from 1890 with 860 pages of reding to while away the hours in 1890. Articles on household management, historical events, travel and stories with many B/w illustrations. HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Light foxing to first and last few pages and outer edges of pages. Outer decorative boards are lightly rubbed on edges,few light marks on rear, a sound bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUES... View more info

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The English Review Vol VI September-December 1846

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006007


A review of books for this period 499 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board, another name in pencil on first blank page. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VII March-June 1847

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006008


A review of books for this period 510 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VIII September-December 1847

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006009


A review of books for this period 5189 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Translated Out of the Original Greek

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society: 1861

Seller ID: 006063


New Testament translated out of the original Greek with the former translations diligently compared and revised. 112 pages in overall clean condition with just some light occasional foxing spots, a little heavier on first and last couple of pages. Neat former owners details on front endpaper dated 1883. All outer edges of pages are gold. outer full leather covered boards are rubbed and worn on edges, a few light marks and a mark 4x2 inches on top rear board. Slight ben... View more info

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Souvenir Ellen Terry Theatre Royal Drury Lane Jubilee Commemoration 1856-1906

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, J Miles and Co Ltd: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006336


A souvenir programme given by the Theatrical and musical Professions as a tribute to Miss Ellen Terry on the occasion of her Jubilee Tuesday Afternoon June 12th 1906.The book has 28 pages plus loosly inserted supplementary page, 8 full page illustrations all present as listed, some in colour by artists such as William Nicholson, John S Sargent, Byam Shaw and others, also title page and headings by Walter Crane. Pages are overall bright and clean with occasional foxing wh... View more info

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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co:

Seller ID: 006762


Beautifully illustrated book of the Adventures of Baron Munchausen, 104 pages in overall bright clean condition just some browning to last page of text and title page , not dated but neat ink inscription of former owner on front endpaper dated 1893. there are 18 full page, full colour chromolithograph illustrations, all present as listed. No dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on edges and corners, spine has been professionaly respined with origina... View more info

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Mastersof the Bench of the Hon Society of the Inner Temple 1450-1883

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006856


Original publication off this record of masters of the bench of the Inner Temple also listinf Masters of the Temple 1540-1883. Printed by William Clowes 1883, contains 145 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light to first and last couple of pages, marbled endpapers. Short text for each entry detailing life of entrant. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges and spine worn at top with split to top front outer hinge 1½ inches long, binding ... View more info