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L'Amadigi del S. Bernardo Tasso . 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


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, hinges worn, binding sound. 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 copies of 1.e. & 3 of 2.e. 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

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 contemporary quarter black morocco, paper covered boards, top spine has small split, extremities boards worn, boards scuffed, otherw... 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. Good. 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 lightly bumped, otherwise good. Further images available on request. 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

Commentarius ad Pandectas in quo praeter Romani Juris principia ac controversias illustriores, Jus etiam hodiernum, & praecipuae Fori Quaestiones Excutiuntur

By: Voet, Johannis

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Hagae-Comitum, Anthonium Van Dole: 1734

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 25887

Condition: Good


Folio. 2 Volumes, sixth edition, (according to BRUNET a 'bonne edition) , 2 volumes, owners bookplate to front pastedowns, good in full vellum, extremities worn, corners bumped, hinges cracked, loss of vellum to spines, ink titles to spines, fair, images on request. Heavy items please ask for accurate postage rates. View more info

Voltaires Essay on Milton

By: Voltaire; Edited By David Flower

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Privately Printed University Press: 1954

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 33732

Condition: Very Good


8vo. limited edition 400 copies, very good in very good original quarter pale blue cloth gilt and marbled paper covered boards, light shelfwear only. View more info

Little Book of Pussy Cats

By: Wain, Louis

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Sands & Co:

Seller ID: 22919

Condition: Good Minus


12mo. nd. pre 1910. 21 plates, 3 with some hand-colouring. 92 pp plus ad lf. Pages browned otherwise good. Original pictorial cloth boards with pencil scribble to lower board. cloth along upper hinge worn, cloth along lower hinge split, extremities worn, cloth faded. View more info

A Brief History of Lilleshall and Description of Lilleshall Abbey.

By: Walker, C. C.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Newport, Market Drayton, & Stone., Horne & Bennion: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20366

Condition: Good Plus


8vo. 48 pp. light uniform browning to pages and very faint foxing on endpapers, near very good in original green cloth gilt, some mottling and a crease to the cloth on the rear board, extremities rubbed, otherwise bright good plus cloth gilt, Rare, first edition. View more info

The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse on Rivers, Fish-ponds, Fish and Fishing

By: Walton, Isaac & Cotton, Charles

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, Samuel Bagster: 1808

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 32743

Condition: Good Plus


8vo. Seventh (first Bagster) edition, c.p. with ad leaf for list of plates on front pastedown. aeg, ink inscription front free endpaper, light browning to extremities, faint age related cockling, good plus in contemporary straight-grained green morocco gilt, light wear, good plus. View more info

Poems. A New Edition.

By: Warton, Thomas.

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, T.Beckett: 1777

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13128

Condition: Good


8vo. first edition (of 4), (no prior editions located in ESTC), FOXON 871, ESTC NII802. Thomas Warton (The Younger) 1728-90, (half title misbound), browning to the margins of the end papers and the foredges, otherwise only light sporadic foxing, good in contemporary calf boards, extremities worn, rebacked in calf gilt, raised bands, original red morocco label relaid. images available on request. View more info

An Inquiry into the Beauties of Painting and Into the Merits of the Most Celebrated Painters Ancient and Modern

By: Webb, Daniel

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, R. & J. Dodsley: 1760

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17935

Condition: Good


Small 8vo.1760. First edition. 200pp. Some foxing to prelims and eps otherwise a good, crisp copy in full decorative calf gilt with raised bands and red morocco label. Some external splits to hinges but book sound. Some wear to extremities but gilt still bright. Good. ESTC T131072. View more info

An Inquiry Into the Beauties of Painting and Into the Merits of the Most Celebrated Painters Ancient and Modern

By: Webb, Daniel

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, R. And J. Dodsley: 1761

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 26952

Condition: Good Internally


8vo. 1761. 2nd edition. 200pp. Browning to e.p.s and some sporadic foxing to pages. Armorial bookplate pasted to verso of t.p. Worn and split tape repair to upper hinge otherwise good. Half calf and marbled paper covered boards. Black morocco label. Wear with minor loss to top and tail of spine, corners and boards worn. Fair but sound. View more info

Family Discourses: By the Late Edward Weston

By: Weston, Edward : Charles Weston

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Cambridge, J. Archdeacon: 1776

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20414

Condition: Good


8vo. 1776. 2nd (of 2 ) editions. 301pp. A very nice, crisp and clean copy bound in original full calf with black morocco label. Slightly rubbed but otherwise good and sound. This not merely a reissue of the first edition. ESTC T105218 first edition 2/1. Images available on request. View more info

Running the Gauntlet a Study of the Capture of Pawns En Passant in Chess Problems

By: White, Alain. C.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Stroud, Office of 'The Chess Amateur': 1911

Seller ID: 21141

Condition: Good


8vo. 269 pp. with Christmas slip, small ink stamp on front pastedown, pencil inscription on front endpaper, foredges and endpapers browned and foxed, otherwise light sporadic foxing and light uniform browning, pages faintly cockled, good in original red cloth gilt, extremities rubbed and faded, spine faded otherwise good. View more info