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Specimens of English Prose Style From Malory to Macaulay

Specimens of English Prose Style From Malory to Macaulay

Specimens of English Prose Style From Malory to Macaulay, Saintsbury, George
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. 1885, London, 1885

xlvi, 367 pp. Bound in full vellum with decorative design in red to front & rear boards & spine. Top edge gilt. Other edges untrimmed. Bound by Burn & Co. Printed at The Chiswick Press. Vellum sli

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Truth About Agricultural Depression : An Economic Study of the Evidence of the Royal Commission

The Truth About Agricultural Depression : An Economic Study of the Evidence of the Royal Commission

The Truth About Agricultural Depression : An Economic Study of the Evidence of the Royal Commission, Channing, Francis Allston
Used Condition: Very Good
Longmans, Green, and Co. 1897, London, 1897

Inscribed by the author on the first blank. Channing became 1st Baron Channing of Wellingborough. xvi, 388 pp. Dark blue half morocco over blue cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and ma

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Etiquette of Today : The Modern Home Series

The Etiquette of Today : The Modern Home Series

The Etiquette of Today : The Modern Home Series, Klickmann, Flora
Used Condition: Good
The Office of The Girl's Own Paper & Woman's Magazine N.d. [c. 1916], London, 1920

114 pp. Original decorative paper-covered boards. Wear to spine and spine ends & extremities. Internally clean. Endpaper adverts. In-text illustrations. Chapters include: On Paying Calls, On Givin

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Woman At Home : Volume I: New Series. August 1909 - January 1910

Woman At Home : Volume I: New Series. August 1909 - January 1910

Woman At Home : Volume I: New Series. August 1909 - January 1910, George Newnes Limited
Used Condition: Good
The Warwick Magazine Co. Ltd. 1910, London, 1910

iv, 640 pp. Publisher's pictorial cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. All edges gilt. Cloth slightly rubbed with some staining to rear board. Prize bookplate to front endpaper. Sligh

$68.23

45.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Letters of D. H. Lawrence

The Letters of D. H. Lawrence

The Letters of D. H. Lawrence, Lawrence, D. H. and edited by Aldous Huxley
Used Condition: Very Good
William Heinemann, Ltd. and The Viking Press, Inc. 1932, London and New York, 1932

This is copy no. 267 of an edition limited to 525 copies on India paper. xxxiv, 889 pp. Full vellum with decorative device in black to front board & black lettering to spine. Yapp edges. In the or

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Wind in the Wood

The Wind in the Wood

The Wind in the Wood, Watkins-Pitchford, D. J. 'BB'
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Watkins-Pitchford, D. J. / BB
Hollis & Carter Ltd. 1952, London, 1952

143 pp. Publisher's blue cloth with silver lettering to front board & spine. Spine slightly darkened. Spotting to endpapers. With twelve full-page colour illustrations by the author. Illustrated t

$68.23

45.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Roux Brothers on Patisserie

The Roux Brothers on Patisserie

The Roux Brothers on Patisserie, Roux, Michel and Albert
ISBN: 0356123790/9780356123790 Used Condition: Near Fine
Macdonald 1986, London, 1986

Signed by both authors, Michel and Albert Roux, on a label tipped-into the front endpaper. 255 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. Clean copy. No ownership marks.

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Fitzgerald, Edward (translated)
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Dulac, Edmund
Hodder & Stoughton N.d. [1909], London, 1909

Unpaginated. Publisher's original elaborately gilt-decorated cream-coloured cloth. Minor marks to boards. Patterned endpapers. Occasional light foxing. The first Edmund Dulac edition, with twenty

$606.45

400.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

A HIstory of Wallingford (Berkshire)

A HIstory of Wallingford (Berkshire)

A HIstory of Wallingford (Berkshire), Le Breton Martin, E.
Used Condition: Very Good
The Acorn Press N.d. [1928], London, 1928

Limited edition. This deluxe edition was limited to 25 copies in vellum. This copy is unnumbered. 48 pp. Full vellum with gilt title label to front board. Bevelled edges. Top edge gilt, other edge

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Monarchy and Matrimony: Courtships of Elizabeth I

Monarchy and Matrimony: Courtships of Elizabeth I

Monarchy and Matrimony: Courtships of Elizabeth I, Doran, Susan
ISBN: 0415119693/9780415119696 Used Condition: Near Fine
Routledge 1996, London, United Kingdom, 1996

279 pp. previous owner's name on the front endpaper

$60.64

40.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Amazons of the Avant-garde: Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, Liubov Popova, Olga Rozanova, Varvara Stepanova and Nadezhda Udaltsova

Amazons of the Avant-garde: Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, Liubov Popova, Olga Rozanova, Varvara Stepanova and Nadezhda Udaltsova

Amazons of the Avant-garde: Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, Liubov Popova, Olga Rozanova, Varvara Stepanova and Nadezhda Udaltsova, Bowlt, John E. and Matthew Drutt.
ISBN: 0900946814/9780900946813 Used Condition: Good
Royal Academy of Arts 1999, London, United Kingdom, 1999

376 pp. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. Published to accompany exhibition. Cover slightly marked and has creased paperback spine.

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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Isis and Thamesis : Hours on the River from Oxford to Henley

Isis and Thamesis : Hours on the River from Oxford to Henley

Isis and Thamesis : Hours on the River from Oxford to Henley, Church, Alfred J.
Used Condition: Very Good
Seeley & Co. 1886, London, 1886

Limited edition. This is copy no. 81 of an edition on large paper limited to 100 copies and printed with proofs of the plates. 65, (2) pp. Later quarter dark green leather over green cloth. Dark g

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Probation Officer and His World

The Probation Officer and His World

The Probation Officer and His World, Todd, Marjory
Used, First Edition Condition: Fine
Victor Gollancz Ltd 1963, London, 1963

First edition 192 pp. Dust jacket by Julian Trevelyan. Fine in fine dust jacket.

$37.90

25.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Caravan Journeys and Wanderings in Persia, Afghanistan, Turkistan, and Beloochistan; With Historical Notices of the Countries Lying Between Russia and India

Caravan Journeys and Wanderings in Persia, Afghanistan, Turkistan, and Beloochistan; With Historical Notices of the Countries Lying Between Russia and India

Caravan Journeys and Wanderings in Persia, Afghanistan, Turkistan, and Beloochistan; With Historical Notices of the Countries Lying Between Russia and India, Ferrier, J. P.
Used Condition: Good
John Murray 1857, London, 1857

xxii, (iv), 534, 32 pp. Original blind-stamped red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Ex-institutional library copy with usual markings. Wear to spine ends with short tear at head and slight wear

$454.84

300.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Aunt Louisa's London Gift Book : Comprising Nursery Songs, Edith and Milly's Housekeeping, The Life of a Doll, John Gilpin

Aunt Louisa's London Gift Book : Comprising Nursery Songs, Edith and Milly's Housekeeping, The Life of a Doll, John Gilpin

Aunt Louisa's London Gift Book : Comprising Nursery Songs, Edith and Milly's Housekeeping, The Life of a Doll, John Gilpin, Aunt Louisa [Laura Valentine]
Used Condition: Very Good
Frederick Warne and Co. 1867, London, 1867

Unpaginated. Publisher's original elaborately gilt-decorated blue cloth. Boards and gilt bright and fresh. Lacks front free endpaper. Frontis loose. A few sections slightly loose. With 24 full-pag

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

John Soane and the Wooden Bridges of Switzerland. Architecture and the Culture of Technology from Palladdio to the Grubenmanns

John Soane and the Wooden Bridges of Switzerland. Architecture and the Culture of Technology from Palladdio to the Grubenmanns

John Soane and the Wooden Bridges of Switzerland. Architecture and the Culture of Technology from Palladdio to the Grubenmanns, Maggi, Angelo and Nicola Navone, editors
ISBN: 8887624240/9788887624243 Used Condition: Very Good
Sir John Soane's Museum 2003, London, 2003

240 pp. Paperback. Published to accompany the exhibition in Italy & London in 2002-2003. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. Very clean copy.

$83.39

55.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Index Kewensis,supplement Twenty Names of Seed Bearing Plants at the Rank of Family and  Below, Published Between  January 1991 and the End of 1995 with Some Omissions from Earlier Years.

Index Kewensis,supplement Twenty Names of Seed Bearing Plants at the Rank of Family and  Below, Published Between  January 1991 and the End of 1995 with Some Omissions from Earlier Years.

Index Kewensis,supplement Twenty Names of Seed Bearing Plants at the Rank of Family and Below, Published Between January 1991 and the End of 1995 with Some Omissions from Earlier Years., R.A Davies & K.M Lloyd (eds)
ISBN: 0198548759 Used Condition: Good
Clarendon Press 1991, Oxford, 1991

Supplentary volume to the Index Kewensis for the years 1986-1990. Supplement no. XIX. Gilt lettered green cloth. Cloth slightly marked and dented

$75.81

50.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Space, Time and Nathaniel (presciences)

Space, Time and Nathaniel (presciences)

Space, Time and Nathaniel (presciences), Aldiss, Brian W.
Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine
Faber and Faber 1957, London, 1957

208 pp. Publisher's full cloth in dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn with light staining to back panel. Internally clean. No ownership names. Frontis illustration. The author's first sci fi book.

$189.51

125.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste. In two volumes

Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste. In two volumes

Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste. In two volumes, Alison, Archibald
Used Condition: Near Fine
Printed by the heirs of D. Willison, for Archibald Constable and Company 1825, Edinburgh, 1825

In 2 volumes. xxix, 376; vi, 447 pp. Later full black morocco. Raised bands to spine with gilt lettering. Marbled endpapers. Minor marks to spines. Very clean internally. A major work on the natur

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Les Contes Drolatiques : Colligez ez Abbayes de Touraine et mis en Lumiere par le Sieur de Balzac

Les Contes Drolatiques : Colligez ez Abbayes de Touraine et mis en Lumiere par le Sieur de Balzac

Les Contes Drolatiques : Colligez ez Abbayes de Touraine et mis en Lumiere par le Sieur de Balzac, Balzac, Honore de
Used Condition: Very Good, Dore, Gustave
John Camden Hotten 1864, London, 1864

xxxi, 614 pp. Half dark blue morocco over blue cloth boards. Raised bands to spine with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Areas of damage to boards at lower edges. Scattered foxing. With 425 illustra

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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The Lie About the War : Criterion Miscellany No. 9

The Lie About the War : Criterion Miscellany No. 9

The Lie About the War : Criterion Miscellany No. 9, Jerrold, Douglas
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Faber & Faber 1930, London, 1930

48 pp. Publisher's original printed orange wrappers. Slight wear & darkening to covers. Internally clean.

$37.90

25.00 GBP

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The Complete Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer : The Modern Reader's Chaucer

The Complete Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer : The Modern Reader's Chaucer

The Complete Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer : The Modern Reader's Chaucer, Chaucer, Geoffrey and put into modern English by John S. P. Tatlock and Percy MacKaye
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Goble, Warwick
The Macmillan Company 1912, New York, 1912

xii, 607, (8) pp. Publisher's elaborately gilt-decorated dark blue cloth. Top edge gilt. Spine rubbed and marked. Pictorial endpapers. Internally clean. No ownership names. With 32 tissue-guarded

$212.26

140.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

War Mongers

War Mongers

War Mongers, Bell, Clive
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
The Peace Pledge Union N.d. [1938], London, 1938

(ii), 24 pp. Original printed paper wrappers. Cover in red & black. Slight darkening to edges of wraps. In this pamphlet Bell, a pacifist, opposed any attempt by Britain to use military force. How

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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Sindbad der Seefahrer : Die Geschichte der Prinzessin von Deryabar

Sindbad der Seefahrer : Die Geschichte der Prinzessin von Deryabar

Sindbad der Seefahrer : Die Geschichte der Prinzessin von Deryabar, Dulac, Edmund
Used Condition: Very Good, Dulac, Edmund
Muller & Co. N.d. [1920's], Potsdam, 1920

1st-3rd thousand. 134 pp. Original pictorial cloth with brown lettering to spine. Internally clean. No ownership names. Frontis and twelve tipped-in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. Text in German l

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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Aladdin oder die Wunderlampe

Aladdin oder die Wunderlampe

Aladdin oder die Wunderlampe, Von Hollander, Else and Edmund Dulac
Used Condition: Very Good, Dulac, Edmund
Muller & Co. 1920, Potsdam, 1920

1st-3rd thousand. 154 pp. Original pictorial cloth with blue lettering to spine. Eight tipped-in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. Internally clean. No ownership names. Text in German language.

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Fairy Tales From Many Lands

Fairy Tales From Many Lands

Fairy Tales From Many Lands, Herda, H., edited by
Used, First Edition Condition: Good
Thames and Hudson 1956, [London], 1956

202 pp. Original red cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj edgeworn and stuck marks to cloth at lower edges. Foxing to fore-edge. Internally clean. Colour illustrations throughout by Gerhard Grossma

$75.81

50.00 GBP

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Fanny Cradock's Common Market Cookery: France

Fanny Cradock's Common Market Cookery: France

Fanny Cradock's Common Market Cookery: France, Cradock, Fanny
ISBN: 0563125861/9780563125860 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
B.B.C. 1973, London, 1973

112 pp, ink presentation on title page to Trudie.

$30.32

20.00 GBP

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The Inn-Keeper's Album : Arranged for Publication

The Inn-Keeper's Album : Arranged for Publication

The Inn-Keeper's Album : Arranged for Publication, Deacon, W. F.
Used Condition: Very Good
Thomas McLean 1823, London, 1823

xvi, 429, (1) pp. Contemporary full calf with blind and gilt-ruled borders to boards. Raised bands to spine with blind & gilt decoration and maroon leather title label. Slight damage to front boar

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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Memoires sur la Vie Privee de Marie-Antoinette, Reine de France et de Navarre : Suivis de Souvenirs et d'Anecdotes Historiques... In two volumes

Memoires sur la Vie Privee de Marie-Antoinette, Reine de France et de Navarre : Suivis de Souvenirs et d'Anecdotes Historiques... In two volumes

Memoires sur la Vie Privee de Marie-Antoinette, Reine de France et de Navarre : Suivis de Souvenirs et d'Anecdotes Historiques... In two volumes, Campan, Madame
Used Condition: Good
Chez Henri Colburn et Co. et M. Bossange et Co. 1823, Londres, 1823

In 2 volumes complete. lvi, 443; viii, 440 pp. Later half morocco over original printed boards. Gilt lettering to spines. Boards rubbed & marked with wear & rubbing to extremities. Later endpapers

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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Catalogue of the Lady Ludlow Collection of English Porcelain at the Bowes Museum

Catalogue of the Lady Ludlow Collection of English Porcelain at the Bowes Museum

Catalogue of the Lady Ludlow Collection of English Porcelain at the Bowes Museum, McNair, Anne
ISBN: 0906290880/9780906290880 Used Condition: Fine
Unicorn Press 2007, London, 2007

387pp, illustrated in colour

$48.52

32.00 GBP

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Instruments of Processional Music : A History of Musical Instruments

Instruments of Processional Music : A History of Musical Instruments

Instruments of Processional Music : A History of Musical Instruments, Fox, Lilla M.
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Lutterworth Press 1967, London, 1967

127 pp. Hardback in colour pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn with tear. A few pencil marginal marks. Illustrations by the author.

$30.32

20.00 GBP

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Thou Art the Man

Thou Art the Man

Thou Art the Man, Anonymous [M. E. Braddon]
Used Condition: Fair
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Limited N.d. [1890's], London, 1890

vi, 340, (4) pp. Publisher's original colour pictorial boards. Covers and edges worn and spine damaged. Lacks rear endpaper. Four-page adverts at rear with list of Miss Braddon's novels (55 titles

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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Patchwork Quilt

Patchwork Quilt

Patchwork Quilt, Ausonius, Decimus Magnus and done into English by Jack Lindsay
Used Condition: Near Fine, Bawden, Edward
Fanfrolico N.d. [1930], London, 1930

Unpaginated. Original blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Slight darkening to free endpapers. No ownership names. With title-page and ten additional illustrations

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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Sarawak

Sarawak

Sarawak, Morrison, Hedda
ISBN: 9971650983/9789971650988 Used Condition: Fine
Times Books International 1982, Singapore, 1982

319 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Bright and clean copy. No ownership marks. Illustrated throughout with the author's black & white photographs.

$36.39

24.00 GBP

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The Death of Virgil a Dramatic Narrative.

The Death of Virgil a Dramatic Narrative.

The Death of Virgil a Dramatic Narrative., Warren, T.H.
Used Condition: Good
John Murray 1907, London, 1907

64 pp, foxing to endpapers, wear to boards and worn spine label, presentationcopy to Ronald Knox while he was a classics scholar at Oxford in 1907.

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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Hogarth Illustrated From His Own Manuscripts : Compiled and Arranged From the Originals by John Ireland. In 3 volumes

Hogarth Illustrated From His Own Manuscripts : Compiled and Arranged From the Originals by John Ireland. In 3 volumes

Hogarth Illustrated From His Own Manuscripts : Compiled and Arranged From the Originals by John Ireland. In 3 volumes, Ireland, John and William Hogarth
Used Condition: Good
Boydell and Co. 1812, London, 1812

In three volumes. Modern tan leather spines over original gilt-bordered tan calf. Gilt lettering to spines. Corners worn with slight loss. Small areas of light damage to boards. New endpapers. Int

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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Uncle Bernac : A Memory of the Empire

Uncle Bernac : A Memory of the Empire

Uncle Bernac : A Memory of the Empire, Doyle, A. Conan
Used, First Edition Condition: Good
Smith, Elder & Co. 1897, London, 1897

x, 300, (8) pp. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt decoration & lettering to front board & spine. Spine darkened with slight wear to spine ends and along spine joint. Hinges partially split.

$151.61

100.00 GBP

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Poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley, Shelley, Percy Bysshe and with an introduction by Walter Raleigh
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Bell, Robert Anning
George Bell and Sons 1902, London, 1902

xxii, 333 pp. Publisher's original cloth with green floral decoration to front cover & spine. Slight wear to spine ends. Short tear to cloth along spine joint. Scattered foxing throughout. Numerou

$189.51

125.00 GBP

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The Green Flag and Other Stories of War and Sport

The Green Flag and Other Stories of War and Sport

The Green Flag and Other Stories of War and Sport, Doyle, A. Conan
Used, First Edition Condition: Good
Smith, Elder & Co. 1900, London, 1900

348, (4) pp. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt & black decoration to front board & spine. Spine slightly darkened with small hole to cloth and lean to spine. Internally clean. Frontis illus

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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Wallenstein : A Dramatic Poem. In two volumes

Wallenstein : A Dramatic Poem. In two volumes

Wallenstein : A Dramatic Poem. In two volumes, Schiller, Frederick
Used Condition: Very Good
Printed for Cadell and Co. 1827, Edinburgh, 1827

In 2 volumes complete. xxviii, 217; 307 pp. Contemporary half green morocco over marbled boards. Raised bands to spines with black leather title labels. Boards rubbed. Scattered spotting. Bindings

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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British Sports and Sportsmen : Breeding Agriculture Country-Life Pursuits

British Sports and Sportsmen : Breeding Agriculture Country-Life Pursuits

British Sports and Sportsmen : Breeding Agriculture Country-Life Pursuits, The Sporting Life and Sportsman, edited by
Used Condition: Near Fine
Sports and Sportsmen, Ltd. N.d. [c. 1920's], London, 1912

This is copy no. 623 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies. xiv, 491 pp. Large thick folio. Full dark red morocco with gilt lettering to front board. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration & l

$295.64

195.00 GBP

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Residential Landscape Architecture : Design Process for the Private Residence

Residential Landscape Architecture : Design Process for the Private Residence

Residential Landscape Architecture : Design Process for the Private Residence, Booth, Norman K.; Hiss, James E.
ISBN: 0136320198/9780136320197 Used Condition: Near Fine
Prentice Hall / Pearson Education 1999, New Jersey, 1999

xiii., 434 pp., illustrated throughout. Written for courses in landscape design, this text is aimed at students who are beginning their design careers, as well as those currently practicing resid

$42.45

28.00 GBP

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The Fifty Rarest Birds of the World

The Fifty Rarest Birds of the World

The Fifty Rarest Birds of the World, Twigden, Blake L.
ISBN: 0473010402/9780473010409 Used Condition: Very Good
Osborne Editions International 1991, Auckland, 1991

Edition limited to 2,000 copies. This copy is unnumbered. Original dark green half morocco over dark green suede. Gilt lettering to spine. All edges gilt. Slight rubbing to spine. Internally very

$272.90

180.00 GBP

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Where the Rainbow Ends

Where the Rainbow Ends

Where the Rainbow Ends, Mills, Clifford
Used Condition: Very Good, Appleton, Honor .C.
George Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1932, London, 1932

256 pp. Publisher's original colour pictorial cloth. Slight fading to rear panel. Front cover colours bright. Internally clean. No ownership names. Colour frontis and b&w illustrations by Honor C.

$42.45

28.00 GBP

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Stukeley's Stonehenge : An Unpublished Manuscript 1721-1724

Stukeley's Stonehenge : An Unpublished Manuscript 1721-1724

Stukeley's Stonehenge : An Unpublished Manuscript 1721-1724, Stukeley, William
ISBN: 0300098952/9780300098952 Used Condition: Fine
Yale University Press 2005, New Haven, 2005

vii., 164 pp. illustrated in b/w. William Stukeley (1667-1765), one of the first to conduct fieldwork at Stonehenge and to recognize its historic importance, meticulously recorded his findings in

$22.74

15.00 GBP

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John Addington Symonds : A Biography Compiled from his Papers and Correspondence. In two volumes

John Addington Symonds : A Biography Compiled from his Papers and Correspondence. In two volumes

John Addington Symonds : A Biography Compiled from his Papers and Correspondence. In two volumes, Brown, Horatio F.
Used Condition: Very Good
John C. Nimmo 1895, London, 1895

In 2 volumes. xxiii, 420; ix, 390, (1) pp. Publisher's original dark green quarter cloth over green cloth boards. Gilt lettering to spines. Top edge gilt. Spine lettering dulled with slight wear t

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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Hammersmith  A Study in Town History

Hammersmith  A Study in Town History

Hammersmith A Study in Town History, Draper, Warwick H.
ISBN: 0862060125/9780862060121 New Condition: As New
Anne Bingley 1989, London, 1989

Facsimile reprint of the orginal 1913 edition, softcover. xii., 84 pp. [+24 pp. advts.] 22 x14 cm. Fine unread copy.

$11.37

7.50 GBP

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The Sacred Wood : Essays on Poetry and Criticism

The Sacred Wood : Essays on Poetry and Criticism

The Sacred Wood : Essays on Poetry and Criticism, Eliot, T. S.
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1920, London, 1920

First edition, first issue. xviii, 155 pp. Publisher's blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Boards clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. No adverts at rear.

$98.55

65.00 GBP

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The Historical Songs of Ireland Illustrative of the Revolutionary Struggle Between James II and William III

The Historical Songs of Ireland Illustrative of the Revolutionary Struggle Between James II and William III

The Historical Songs of Ireland Illustrative of the Revolutionary Struggle Between James II and William III, Croker, T. Crofton
Used Condition: Good
Percy Society 1841, London, 1841

139 pp, wear to spine and boards with foxing to some pages.

$53.06

35.00 GBP

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Restif de la Bretonne 1734-1806

Restif de la Bretonne 1734-1806

Restif de la Bretonne 1734-1806, Dawes, C. R.
Used Condition: Very Good
Privately printed 1946, London, 1946

Numbered limited edition. This is copy no. 112 of an edition limited to 500 copies. vii, 227 pp. Original blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and in original printed dust wrapper. Dj slightly

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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The Letters of Charles Dickens. In three volumes

The Letters of Charles Dickens. In three volumes

The Letters of Charles Dickens. In three volumes, Dickens, Charles and edited by his Sister-in-Law and his Eldest Daughter [Mamie Dickens and Georgina Hogarth]
Used Condition: Very Good
Chapman and Hall, Limited 1880 / 1882, London, 1880

In 3 volumes. Volumes I and II are second editions published in 1880, volume III is a first edition published in 1882. Publisher's uniform decorated cloth bindings with gilt lettering to front boa

$144.03

95.00 GBP

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Fountains in the Sand : Rambles Among the Oases of Tunisia

Fountains in the Sand : Rambles Among the Oases of Tunisia

Fountains in the Sand : Rambles Among the Oases of Tunisia, Douglas, Norman
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Martin Secker 1912, London, 1912

First edition, first binding. 251 pp. Publisher's original blue cloth with white-ruled borders and gilt lettering & decoration to front board & spine. Spine slightly faded and spine lettering dull

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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The National Shakespeare : A Facsimile of the Text of the First Folio of 1623. [Comedies Volume]

The National Shakespeare : A Facsimile of the Text of the First Folio of 1623. [Comedies Volume]

The National Shakespeare : A Facsimile of the Text of the First Folio of 1623. [Comedies Volume], Shakespeare, William and illustrated by J. Noel Paton
Used Condition: Fine, Paton, J. Noel
William Mackenzie N.d. [c. 1880], London, 1880

(xiv), 303 pp. Bound in recent full vellum with lettering & decorative design in black & green to front board & spine. Gilt-ruled lines to spine. Yapp edges. Hand-marbled paper endpapers. Facsimil

$606.45

400.00 GBP

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Works in Progress: Breeding Rankin

Works in Progress: Breeding Rankin

Works in Progress: Breeding Rankin, Rankin, David
ISBN: 190399319 Used Condition: Near Fine
Vision On Publishing Ltd. 2002, 2002

96 pp. Large format paperback. Full-page black & white photography by David Rankin throughout. Very clean copy.

$144.03

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Early Franciscan Government : Elias to Bonaventure

Early Franciscan Government : Elias to Bonaventure

Early Franciscan Government : Elias to Bonaventure, Brooke, Rosalind B.
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
At the University Press 1959, Cambridge, 1959

xv, 313 pp. Publisher's full cloth in dust wrapper. Dj edgeworn and slightly marked. Internally clean. No ownership names. Frontis and one additional illustration. Volume VII New Series in the Cam

$53.06

35.00 GBP

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Functional Pottery : Form and Aesthetic in Pots of Purpose

Functional Pottery : Form and Aesthetic in Pots of Purpose

Functional Pottery : Form and Aesthetic in Pots of Purpose, Hopper, Robin
ISBN: 0713657871/9780713657876 Used Condition: Near Fine
A & C Black 2000, London, 2000

255 pp. Publisher's hardback in dust jacket. Very clean bright copy. No wear. No ownership marks. Colour illustrations throughout.

$75.81

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Armenian Legends and Poems

Armenian Legends and Poems

Armenian Legends and Poems, Boyajian, Zabelle C.
Used Condition: Very Good
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1958, London, 1958

xvi, 196 pp. Publisher's full green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and in the original dust wrapper. Dj chipped at spine ends and slightly edgeworn. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Internal

$144.03

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History and Antiquities of Brentford

History and Antiquities of Brentford

History and Antiquities of Brentford, Turner, Fred
Used Condition: Near Fine
Norbury Press Walter Pearce & co 1922, Brentford, 1922

This is copy no. 151 of an edition limited to 275 copies signed by the author. xii, 227 pp. Recent half brown speckled morocco over marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with blind-stamped devices

$272.90

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Twice-Told Tales

Twice-Told Tales

Twice-Told Tales, Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Used Condition: Good
George Routledge and Co. 1852, London, 1852

467 pp. Contemporary dark green half morocco over marbled boards. Blind-stamped panels & gilt-lettered leather title label to spine. Wear to head of spine & extremities. Boards rubbed. Armorial bo

$60.64

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Pisanello: Le peintre aux Sept Vertus : Musee du Louvre, Paris, 6 mai-5 aout 1996

Pisanello: Le peintre aux Sept Vertus : Musee du Louvre, Paris, 6 mai-5 aout 1996

Pisanello: Le peintre aux Sept Vertus : Musee du Louvre, Paris, 6 mai-5 aout 1996, Pisanello and edited by Dominique Cordellier
ISBN: 2711831396/9782711831395 Used Condition: Very Good
Reunion des Musees Nationaux 1996, Paris, 1996

519 pp. Original large paperback. Covers very slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. No ownership names. Published to accompany the exhibition in Paris in 1996. Illustrated throughout in colour and

$98.55

65.00 GBP


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