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Modern Pleas for Schism and Infidelity Review'd or the Present Principles of Deism and Enthusiasm Fairly Represented also Modern Pleas for Heresy Review'd in Two Parts

By: Smith, Joseph

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, Charles Rivington: 1717

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 21420

Condition: Good


8vo. 1717. 3rd edition. 260pp plus 6ll index and ads. Pages, particularly margins browned with foxing throughout. Minor marginal damp stain affecting A4-A8. Light creasing to rear e.p. Good in original panelled calf. Respined with original backstrip relaid. A little worn and scuffed but overall good. Red morocco gilt label 'Smith's Modern Pleas Vol 1'. In spite of binding label, this volume is a stand alone title and complete. There was a separate title by Smith 'Modern... View more info

The Wanderings of the Hermit of Westminster on the Island of Madeira in 1883

By: Spice, R.P.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1884

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 28806

Condition: Good


8vo. 50 pp. port frontis and 15 pls, privately printed with author's presentation inscription, article from 'The Journal of Gas, Lighting, Water Supply...' tipped in onto rear endpapers, library ink stamp on verso front endpaper, very small ink class mark verso title page, light age related browning and faint sooradic foxing, good in original grey cloth, slightly shaken, extremities worn, boards a little rubbed, upper board darkened and some mottling on upper board, clot... View more info

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Bull-Dogs and Bull-Dog Breeding and Toy Bull-Dogs

By: St. John Cooper and H. & Clarke, F.C.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Jarrold & Sons: 1905

Seller ID: 34227

Condition: Good


8vo. printers file copy with this noted to p 97, 5 colour plates (1905), pl facing p.97 torn with loss, printers notes to front endpapers, foresdges first ad pages tatty, few corners creased rear, light browing, good in original paper covered boards, crayon notes to covers, extremities worn, respined in modern black cloth gilt, good minus. View more info

The History of Newport Pagnell and Its Immediate Vicinity

By: Staines, Joseph

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Newport Pagnell, C. Tite: 1842

Seller ID: 22562

Condition: Good


8vo. 1842. Engraved fronits. 219pp including list of subscribers. Some browning and sporadic foxing and grubbiness.Browning and minor damp staining to margins of frontis. Good. Recased in original boards with spine relaid. Generally worn but sound. View more info

An Appeal To the Word of God, Of Drinking in Remembrance of the Dead and A New Defence of The Lord Bishop of Bangor's Sermon. THREE VOLUMES An Appeal To the Word of God, Of Drinking in Remembrance of the Dead, and A New Defence of The Lord

By: Stebbing, Henry.

Price: £395.00

Publisher: London, Jonah Bowyer: 1713

Seller ID: 11375

Condition: Good


8vo. 3 vols, An Appeal To the Word of God (1720), Of Drinking in Remembrance of the Dead, (1720), and A New Defence of The Lord Bishop of Bangor's Sermon (1713). ink notes to free end papers, generally clean and bright for their age, cased in contemporary full decorative mottled calf, raised bands, worn, hinges a little cracked but sound, paper labels. images available on request. View more info

Books on the Broads A Chronoligical Bibliography

By: Stephen, Geo. A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Norwich, 1921

Seller ID: 30458

Condition: Good


small 8vo. 16 pp. title page browned otherwise light browning, good plus in original thin card wraps, chipped at top of spine and along outer edge of upper wrap, some staining in wraps, good. View more info

The History and Antiquties of the County of Suffolk Volume 2 History and Antiquities of Gunton, Herringfleet, Hopton, Lound, Oulton, Benacre, Bramfield, Darsham, Halesworth, Henstead, Leiston in the County of Suffolk. Volume 2.

By: Suckling, Rev. Alfred.

Price: £135.00

Publisher: Great Yarmouth: 1848

Seller ID: 17780

Condition: Good


4to. 20 pls. volume 2 only. ink inscription fep. Some foxing and browning throughout but still a good copy in half calf and marbled boards. A little worn and scuffed and shelfworn with a 5" split to hinge externally. Much better than it sounds. View more info

A History of Persia. Two Volumes

By: Sykes, Lieut.-Col. P.M.

Price: £495.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23310

Condition: Very Good


8vo. 2 volumes, First Edition. c.p. with 7 folding maps including 2 in rear pockets, with handsome woodcut bookplates of a phoenix arising from flames in a nest. Commissioned by Alexandria Baillie and executed by T.Sturge Moore in 1915. teg, light foxing on foredges and light foxing on end papers, light sporadic foxing margins maps, pages lightly browned, light browning of maps in pockets, very good in original blue decorative cloth gilt, light wear, spines lightly fade... View more info

General Summary of Conclusions from One Thousand Cases of Abdominal Section

By: Tait, Lawson.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Robert Birkbeck: 1884

Seller ID: 20713

Condition: Good


8vo. 22 pp. Tait was a pioneer in abdominal surgery, 'Laing first performed removal of appendix in case of acute appendicitis' Makay & Stewart. 7 copies only worldwide, Worldcat + COPAC, Bristol, Newcastle, Liverpool, Oxford, B.L., 3 copies U.S, therefore scarce, no Wellcome copy. wanting first leaf, ? half title, title or blank? otherwise light uniform browning, good, original paper wraps, chipped, lower wrap missing, upper wrap detatched, fair View more info

L'Amadigi Del S. Bernardo Tasso A L'invittissimo E Catolico re Philippo. Nuouamente Ristampato, & Dalla Prima Impressione Da Molti Errori Espurgato.

By: Tasso, Bernardo

Price: £595.00

Publisher: Venetia, Appresso Fabio & Agostino Zoppini Fratelli: 1581

Seller ID: 21367

Condition: Good to Fair


4to. 2nd (of 3) editions, (first Zopponi), c.p. [8] 731 [1]. paper restoration to title page, first and final page, small amount worm damage lower margin 79-94, small burn hole pp 97-101, and blood?ink stain pp 714-5, otherwise good, with age related bronwing and occasional marginal waterstaing, to pages fore and aft, recased in contemporary vellum, later black morocco gilt label, later endpapers, extremities boards worn with loss, top and tail spine worn with loss, sp... View more info

Aminta Favola Boscareccia Di Torquato Tasso & Il Pastor Fido Tragicommedia Pastorale Del Cavalier

By: TASSO, Torquato

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Parigi, Rollin, Cavalieri, Bordelet: 1729

Seller ID: 30805

Condition: Good Minus


8vo. 2 titles in 1 volumes, Aminta Favola Boscareccia Di Torquato Tasso, 1729, vj. 88pp. & Il Pastor Fido Tragicommedia Pastorale Del Cavalier, 1729. iv (1) 279 pp. light sporadic browning, good in full decorative calf gilt, black mor. label, some worm damage to hinges, sound, worm damage to bottom spine o/w good. further images on request. View more info

Tunny Fishing for Beginners

By: Taylor, Fred

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Seely Service & Co.:

Seller ID: 26610

Condition: Good


8vo. nd. 102pp. Light browning and sporadic foxing to text and to fore-edges. Small turned corner to f.e.p. otherwise good. Original green cloth gilt. Spine slightly darkened. Light rubbing to hinges and top and tail of spine but goodoverall. Gilt bright. Scarce. View more info

Hymns and Miscellaneous Poems

By: Taylor, John

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Reprinted for Private Distribution: 1863

Seller ID: 33279

Condition: Good


8vo. 1863. Ex lib with remains of bookplate and class mark to verso of t.p. Some uniform browning and sporadic foxing othrewise good. Bound in turqoise patterned library cloth. Good. Printed for private dsitribution, this is the only edition of John Taylor's works in the B.M.C. apart from his History of the Octagon Chapel 1848. This reprint of the 1818 edition with a memoir by his son Edward Taylor, Gresham Professor of Music. Both editions rare - COPAC locates only 2... View more info

Angling in All its Branches, Reduced to a Complete Science

By: Taylor, Samuel

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, T.N. Longman and O. Rees: 1800

Seller ID: 33276

Condition: Good


8vo. first edition, (i) xv. 298 pp. no ads, small closed tear margin p 270, pages browned, sporadic foxxing, age related cockling, good recased in modern green quarter morocco decorative gilt, marbled paper covered boards, red morocco label, very good. View more info

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The History of 1st Battalion The Royal Norfolk Regiment During the World War, 1939-1945

By: The Battalion

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Norwich, Jarrold and Sons Limited: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34771

Condition: Good Plus


4to. first edition, 111 pp. light uniform browing, very good in original black decorative cloth, gilt emblem, some light edgewear and faint stanining to upper board, some loss of glaze on cloth but otherwise clean and bright, good. View more info

Flora of Norfolk A Catalogue of Plants Found in the County of Norfolk with Supplement to the Flora of Norfolk. Two Volumes

By: Trimmer, Rev. Kirby

Price: £165.00

Publisher: London; Norwich, Hamilton, Adams, and Co.; Henry W Stacy: 1866

Inscription: Association Copy

Seller ID: 32083

Condition: Good Plus


8vo. 2 volumes (complete) 1866-85. the supplement with interesting letter referencing the lives of three of the great nineteenth century botanists viz Hooten, Smith & Lindley. Flora 1866. 195 pp. aeg, ink ownership inscription on front pastedown, rear inner hinge craced but sound, some browning to pages, good in original green decorative cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, cloth and gilt clean and bright. good plus. Supplement [1885] with letter tiped onto fep, 73 pp + ad, s... View more info

An Abstract of the History of The Bible, For the Use of Young Persons, with Questions for Examination, and a Sketch of Scripture Geography, Illustrated with Maps.

By: Turner, William.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Baldwin, Cradock & Joy: 1824

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 22680

Condition: Good


12mo. 223 pp. + list books, . 2 maps (as i other copies), COPAC locates 5 copies of any edition (not this 7th edition), W/C adds 3 (2 US + 1 Germany) + 3 copies of American eds, of which there are 3 (all based o this 7th ed). All editions very scarce and no copy of this ed. located. ink inscription and pencil inscription on front pastedown and front free endpaper, fep and map at front part detached, some browning, light sporadic foxing, a little thumbed, good in contempo... View more info

The Flight to France or the Memoirs of a Dragoon a Tale of the Days of Dumouriez

By: Verne, Jules

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low: 1888

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 29488

Condition: Good


8vo. 1888. First English edition but...booklist dated 1892. All pls present. 231pp plus booklist. Owner's name to half-title. Date stamp to f.e.p. and bookseller's ticket. Browning to fore-edges and`margins with fosing to to e.p.s and prelims and sporadic foxing to text. Pressed butterfly to f.e.p. Recently recased in original green pictorial gilt cloth. Extremities rubbed with bumping to corners. Spine darkened but gilt still bright and very bright gilt to upper cover.... View more info

The Giant Raft (Part II). The Cryptogram.

By: Verne, Jules.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32626

Condition: Good


8vo. 254 pp 32 pp ads, (Predates U.S. edition of September 1882,) First English edition pub'd Geo. Munro in unillustrated wrappered 'Seaside Library' followed by this illustrated edition, May 1882, ads dated Dec. 1881. aeg, endpapers and prelims browned and foxed otherwise light sporadic foxing, light uniform browing, good in original blue decorative cloth gilt, rebacked with near complete original spine relaid, top and tail chipped, extremities binding rubbed, corners ... View more info

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P. Virgilii Maronis Opera Interpretatione et Notis Illustravit Carolus Ruaeus Soc. Jesu. Jusso Christianissimi Regis

By: Virgil

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Paris, Simonem Benard: 1682

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 25452

Condition: Good


4to. 1682. Second (& best) Benard edition (Brunet & Adam Clarke). 'The second of these very useful editions is usually preferred to the rest.' Engraved frontis, vignette title, xxiv,866,192. Bookplate to upper paste down. A very good , crisp copy in full decorative calf gilt. Surface wear to boards and shelf-wear to edges. Lower board cracked at hinge but remains sound. Good handsome binding. View more info