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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

Madeira Its Climate and Scenery. A Hand-Book For Invalid and Other Visitors

By: White, Robert.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Adam and Charles Black: 1857

Seller ID: 22091

Condition: Good

8vo. second edition , 338 pp + folding map, ink inscription on front pastedown, sporadic foxing and some browning throughout, good in contemporary half calf gilt, marbled paper boards, red mor. label, extremities worn, boards scuffed, rebacked with original spine relaid, small loss top and tail spine otherwise good. images on request. View more info

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History Gazetteer and Directory of Suffolk

By: White, William

Price: £75.00

Publisher: .W Norton & Company Ltd: 1855

Seller ID: 34864

Condition: Good

small 8vo. second edition, 1855, 824 pp, bound withot map as usual, foredges faintly marbled, some light browning, good in original blaind stamped calf boards sympathetically rebacked in full calf, replacement endpapers, spine with calf, gilt label, good. View more info

Quaint Old Norwich

By: Willins, Edward Preston

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Norwich, By the Author: 1884

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 34336

Condition: Good

4to. Edition ltd to 500 copies (6), c.p. 50 plates, subscribers lists, aeg, pencil and ink gift and ownership inscriptions on blank front free endpaper, some light browning and light foxing, cloth tape mountings on inner edge of some plates, good in original blue cloth gilt, bevel edged boards, extremities cloth worn, some tearing to cloth along hinges, minor markings, good. View more info

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An Elementary Treatise on Physical Astronomy

By: Woodhouse, Robert

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Cambridge, J. Smith:

Seller ID: 20370

Condition: Good

8vo. nd. 487pp. ink ownership inscription on front free end paper, some browning to endpapers and fore-edges, with light, sporadic foxing, good in original blind stamped green cloth, gilt title. Boards shelf-worn with upper hinge weak, cracked but sound, good. This work 'Elementary Treatise on Astronomy' was published in 2 vols, Vol 1 'Plane Astronomy' 1812 and this title 'Physical Astronomy' as vol 2 in 1818. The whole work was reprinted in 1821 and 1823 as 'Treatise on Astronomy theoretical and practical'. This copy has the same pagination as the first (1818) edition but with slightly diffe... View more info

Memorials of John Gunn, Being Some Account of the Cromer Forest Bed and Its Fossil Mammalia

By: Woodward, Horace. B. (ed)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Norwich Vermont, W.A.Nudd: 1891

Seller ID: 36423

Condition: Good Plus

4to. 120 pp , c+p port frontis and 12 litho pls (1 fldg), uncut, index pages unopened, light browning and faint foxing on foredges some very light foxing internally, good plus in original brown cloth gilt, bevel edged boards, corners rubbed, extremities worn, spine a little darkened, gilt bright, good plus. View more info

A Disswasive From the Sin of Drunkenness

By: Woodward, Josiah.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, John Rivington: 1769

Seller ID: 19596

Condition: Good

12mo. 23 pp, A New Edition, corrected. Worldcat and ESTC Danish National Library, Oklahoma, Scotland. B.L. Oxford. ESTC T185388. 5 copies. pages browned, corners creased, good in contemporary paper wraps, extremities worn, corners creased, a little browned, good. View more info

London to the Nore

By: Wyllie, W.L. And Mrs.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1905

Seller ID: 33371

Condition: Very Good

8vo. 260 pp. c.p. 60 col'd plates inc. frontis. teg, o/w uncut, some light foxing and browning to foredges, light browning internally, clean and crisp, very good in original tan decorative cloth gilt, light wear to extremities, some very faint mottling to cloth but overall a very clean and bright copy, very good in dustwrapper, chipped with some loss at top and tail of spine, some light browning to spine, wrapper slightly short, light shelfwear, good. A very nice copy. View more info

St. Olaves's Priory and Bridge, Herringfleet, Suffolk

By: Wynne, W. Arnold Smith M.D.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Norwich Vermont, Goose & Son: 1914

Seller ID: 30875

Condition: Very Good

Tall 8vo. 1914. 101pp. c.p. 21 pls of photographic illustrations and frontis plan. Some light browning to pages, very good in original dark green cloth gilt. Corners a little bumped and some light shelf-wear but overall a good, clean and bright copy. View more info

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Alpine Cimbing Narratives of Recent Ascents of Mont Blanc, the Matterhorn, The Jungfrau, and Other Lofty Summits of the Alps

By: [Adams, W. H. Davenport]

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, T.Nelson and Sons: 1881

Seller ID: 35647

Condition: Near Very Good

8vo. 237 pp + booklist, ink gift inscription on front free endpaper, endpapers browned otherwise only light uniform browning, very light and very sporadic foxing, near very good in original red decorative cloth gilt, corners rubbed, light wear at top and tail of spine, some minor sun fading on spine, otherwise cloth and gilt bright very good. View more info

Briefe Eines Frauenzimmers Aus Dem Xv Jahrhundert

By: [Paul Von Stetten]

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Augsburg, Conrad Heinrich Stage: 1783

Seller ID: 26431

Condition: Good Internally

12mo. 204 pp. c.p. 12 pls and engraved title page, small ink inscriptions on front endpapers, a little thumbed, light sporadic foxing and age related browning, good, inner hinges cracked but sound, in contemporary speckled paper covered boards, edgeworn, covers rubbed, tape labels top and tail spine, ink number and part title, fair. View more info