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1 An Act for Electing a Court of Request of Conscience in the City of Nowich for Recovery of Small Debts Under Forty Shillings
Norwich S. Wilkin 1825 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 1825. 11pp pamphlet. Minor sporadic foxing otherwise very good in later very good grey paper wraps. Unrecorded. Not in World Cat., COPAC or NORFOLK. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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2 Gaiety Magazine of Humour Volume 1. Dec-May 1921-1922
London "Gaiety" Magazine Publishing Co 1922 Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Joseph Lee Signed by Artist
8vo. Volume one, Dec 1921- May 1922. Inscribed By Artist, a very jolly full page cartoon and inscription by Lee. 572pp. Some general browning and light, sporadic foxing. Some grubbiness to eps and fore-edges. Leading edge to p161 a little ragged and small turns to some corners. Recased in original boards with spine relaid. Tape reinforcement affecting paste-downs and eps. Generally worn an rubbed with corners bumped but good and sound. Very early appearance (1922) of cartoons by Joseph Lee, when he was only 20 year old. (Ca a dozen represented here). later famous for his long-running series 'London Laughs' (later 'Smiling Through' for the London Evening News 1934-66 making him the longest running daily cartoonist in history. (British Cartoon Archive - Biographies). 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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3 Lettere Scritte al Principe Reale Di Svezia Dal Conte Di Tessin
Berna Giuseppe Di Domenico 1763 Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 1751.Vol 1 (of 6) containing letters written in 1751 and translated from Swedish letters written to the Crown Prince later Gustaf III King of Sweden. Ex library. 240pp. Early ink stamp to verso of t.p. and final page. some sporadic foxing throughout. Upper board split internally, held by one tie top and bottom. 2" split to lower hinge. Bound in original vellum with gilt lettering to spine and paper library label. A little marked but overall good. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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4 Report from the Select Committee on Charity Commission; Together with the Proceedings of the Committee
London Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1894 Soft Cover Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
4to. 496 pp. ex-library copy with library bookplate on inside front cover and occasional small ink library stamps, corners curled, pages lightly uniformly browned, good in original paper wraps, bound into later library card wraps, extremities paper wraps browned and chipped, good, ink title and stamp to card covers, good. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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5 Report of a Committee Appointed By the President of the Local Government Board To Inquire Into the Several Modes of Treating Sewage.
London Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1876 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 130 pp. ex-library copy with bookplate to front, small ink stamp to title page, pages browned, first part loose otherwise good in original paper wraps, taped into later library card covers, wraps chipped and browned, good to fair. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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6 Sculptura Historico-technica: Or the History of Engraving
London J. Marks 1770 Fourth Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 1770. 4th and last edition. (no copy recorded of 1st edition). c.p. 10 pls. x11,1-264. Wanting M12 - blank. Remains of armorial bookplate to upper paste-down. Worm damage affecting A3-B5. Some browning to the pages throughout otherwise good. Later calf respine, original full calf boards. A little worn at edges but sound with internal tape reinforcement to hinges. Good. ESTC T8554. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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7 Stowe a Description of the House and Gardens of the Most Noble and Puissant Prince George Grenville Nugent Temple, Marquis of Buckingham
London B. Seeley 1788 New Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 1788. A new edition. 2 folding plans, 12 plates (of which 1 folding), 7 pls of plans. ESTC T70901 54 (2) (ad lf.) - locating only 6 copies (1 only UK). Some very light browning and sporadic foxing with otherwise a good, crisp copy. Armorial bookplate. Original tree calf gilt. Hinges cracked and later reinforced with marbled paper, some wear to extremities, good. Recent maroon morocco label. Good Further images on request. 
Price: 750.00 GBP
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8 (J.G. Bennett) Values
London Privately Printed 1951 Printed for Private Circulation Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
8vo. 1951. 169pp. Very light browning to pages otherwise good. Bound in original grey card covers. Some foxing to edges and spine with light browning to spine. Good. Very rare J. G. Bennett compilation later reprinted at Combe Springs Press in 1977 as 'Values. An Anthology for Seers. W/cat locates only 1 copy of this edition (University of British Columbia) with the ownership of RUMI. Not in COPAC. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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9 (Mrs Frances Trollope) The Abbess THREE VOLUMES
London Whittaker Treacher 1833 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 1833. 3 vols (first edition) with half titles. Owner's name printed to f.e.p.s. 320,331,344pp. archive tape repair to gutters of three lls and margin to final page of vol 3. Some sporadic foxing throughout. Good otherwise in later 19th century half speckled calf gilt with red and black labels. Damage with loss to title labels of vol 2 and 3. Spines a little rubbed but gilt still bright. An early novel by this author and one of her scarcer works. Sadleir 3212, Wolff 6804. Images available on request. 
Price: 495.00 GBP
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10 Acton, Harold The Bourbons of Naples
London Methuen and Co Ltd 1957 Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. reprint with minor corrections 1957, some light browning, good later recase blue cloth and linen spine, good. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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11 Balsamo, Joseph - Comte Cagliostro Vie de Joseph Balsamo, connu sous le nom de Comte Cagliostro
Onfroy / Treuttel 1791 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. Port frontis and 239pp. Ex lib. James Franch Bright, historian and tutor at Balliol, Oxford. Some light foxing throughout, and small damage to edge of frontis but generally a good copy. Bound in later tan buckram, gilt, extremities rubbed and worn. and inner upper hinge a little weak. Images available on request. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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12 Baxter, Thomas An Illustration of the Egyptian Grecian and Roman Costume in Forty Outlines
London William Miller 1810 Hard Cover Good to Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Thomas Baxter 
Tall 8vo. 1810. Frontis and 40 illustrations. c.p. Foxing throughout with crude tape repairs strengthening hinges internally. Fore-edges browned.Good/fair. Original paper covered boards with later paper spine and original paper label. Paper label to upper board. Worn and marked but sound. Images available on request. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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13 Board of Agriculture and Fisheries Annual Report on Sea Fisheries For the Year 1913. Part 1 - Report and Part 2 - Tables and Charts
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1914 Soft Cover Good to Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
4to. 2 volumes with folding maps, ex-library copies with library bookplates at front, small ink stamps fore and aft, ink stamps verso maps, pages browned, extremities thumbed, one map loose, otherwise good in tatty, browned and chipped original paper wraps, part 1 - upper cover detached, part 2 has been taped into later library card wraps, good to fair. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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14 Board of Trade (Labour Depatment) Fourth Abstract of Foreign Labour Statistics.
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1911 Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 462 pp. ex-library copy with ink stamp to titlepage, pages browned, good in original wraps taped into later library card cover, upper wrap detatched, otherwise good. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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15 Brand, Charles & Smart, John. Tables of Interest, Discount, Annuities, etc, First Published in the Year 1724, By John Smart, and Now Revised, Enlarged, and Improved by Charles Brand.
London T. Longman 1780 Fifth Edition Hard Cover Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
4to. fifth edition and last), (4), 200 p. 8/3. marginal stain to prelims, otherwise foxing and light uniform browning, good in later vellum boards, inner hinges and gutter pp 2-3 taped, boards bowed, upper board marked, otherwise good. images on request. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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16 Brazil, Angela The Fairy Gifts
Colinton/Edinburgh T.W. Paterson :Menzies Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. nd. 24pp. Children's plays No 2. Fivepence net. Some sporadic foxing throughout otherwise good. Original paper wraps. A little marked and slightly darkened at edges. Good. COPAC lists only two copies of this title. 1. BL 1913. 2. Pxfprd (reissued several times with slightly varying imprints (?1920-30). Analysis of the chronology of other titles advertised in this vol suggest that this is a later issue than the first ed. of 1913. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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17 Burges, Rev. George. A Letter To T.W. Coke on the tendency of certain speeches Delivered at the County Meeting in the Shire-hall Norwich April 5, 1817.
Norwich Burks & Kinnebrook 1817 Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. NSTC records no copy of a first edition of Burges Letter first (of two) editions of firsts (found in Coleman Collection) consists of only 63 pages. contemporary hf. cf.gt. marbled bds, later cl.reback with orig. spine relaid.sporadic foxing. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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18 Chalmers, Patrick. Mr. John Francis, of the Athenaeum, on The Plan of Sir Rowland Hill
London Effingham Wilson & Co 1889 Second Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 48 pp + apologia flyer, ex-library copy with ink stamps on title page and lower margibn first and last page, pages lightly browned, good in original paper wraps, taped and pasted into later library card wraps, small red ink mark to front cover, library bookplate on inside card wraps, good, 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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19 Chateaubriand, M. De Esprit, Maximes et Principes De M. Francois-Auguste De Chateaubriand
Paris Delaunay 1815 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8v0. first edition. 396pp. Some light foxing throughout but overall a good crisp copy. Owner's bookplate on upper paste down. ex Brettenham Park where Louis Bonaparte (later Napoleon III) regularly stayed. Original half calf and marbled boards, lightly worn but overall a nice copy. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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20 Clay, William Keatinge History of the Parish of Milton in the County of Cambridge
Cambridge Cambridge Antiquarian Society 1869 Soft Cover Good Minus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
8vo. 108 pp. Cambridge Antiquarian Society, No XI. extremities browned, foredges a little dogeared, parts of contents loose, good in original paper wraps, chipped and browned, later tape reinforcement to spine, good to fair. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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