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Standing Orders of the Coldstream Guards

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Vacher & Sons: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32902

Condition: Good Plus


8vo. 91pp. first edition, No copy in COPAC, light browning, very good in original red cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, some minor markings to cloth, good plus. View more info

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The Alphabets of the British Line Engraved Stamps

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, R c Alcock Ltd: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34636

Condition: Good


8vo. first edition, 80 pp, 45 plates, corner of one tissue guard torn with small loss and some faint creasing to margin of a couple of the folding plates, plates good, some browning to endpapers and tissue guards, light uniform browning to pages, good in original grey cloth, light shelfwear, spine faintly sun faded, good. View more info

A Great Gothic Fane. A Retrospect of Catholicity in Norwich

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Brighton; London, W T Pike & Co; Heath, Cranton and Ouseley Ltd,: 1913

Seller ID: 34971

Condition: Good Plus


4to. 310 pp. teg o/w uncut, foredges lightly foxed and browned. some light foxing and minor markings on endpapers and half title, otherwise light uniform browning, good plus in original green bevel edged cloth gilt, extremities worn, some minor markings on rear cover, good plus. View more info

General View of Agriculture of the County of Norfolk Drawn Up for Consideration of the Board of Agriculture

By: (Arthur Young)

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, McMillan: 1804

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author's own Copy

Seller ID: 28243

Condition: Good


8vo. 1804. c.p. folding engraved map and 6 plates and tables (some folding) and 2 ad lls. Some light foxing and browning to pages, with edge to one folding table a little ragged. Good overall and bound in original tree calf gilt. Black morocco label with small loss. Upper hinge cracked but still attached, one cord broken. Light wear to extremities and gilt slightly dull. Good. Author's own copy with his bookplate. View more info

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Scripture Vindicated; in Answer to a Book intituled Christianity as old as the Creation

By: (Daniel Waterland)

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Innys & Manby: 1732

Seller ID: 32951

Condition: Good


8vo. 3 vols (all separately publshed) Mixed second and third editions 1732-4. bound in one. A little browning to eps but overall a good, crisp copy. Original calf gilt, raised bands, red mor gt label, binding worn to extremities, binding sound, good. View more info

Testament Politique De Messire Jean-Baptiste Colbert Ministre et Secretaire D'etat Ou L'on Voit Tour Cequi S'est Passe Sous Le Regne De Louis Le Grand Jusqu'en L'annee 1684

By: (Gatien Courilz De Sandras)

Price: £85.00

Publisher: A La Haye, Henry Van Buldehen: 1694

Seller ID: 22557

Condition: Good


8vo. 1694. (first edition 1693). Published in English translation 1695. a-a12,A-H12, I-R12. c.p. Some light browning and foxing to pages. Ink inscription to fep. Full calf gilt with decorative spine and raised bands. Surface damage to lower spine and hinges with upper hinge cracked but still firmly attached to cords. Good. View more info

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Young Rifleman's Comrade: A Narrative of His Military Adventures, Captivity, and Shipwreck

By: (J.C.Mampel or C.W.J. Franken)

Price: £265.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1826

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20079

Condition: Good


8vo. 310 pp + list, First edition, (J.C. Mapel or C.W.J. Franken) with preface by Goethe. ex lib George Marton (1801-67) M.P. for Lancaster 1837-47 & sheriff of Lancashire 1858-9, lived in CAPERNWRAY HALL CARNFORTH, his bookplate on front pastedown, pages a little cockled, light sporadic foxing, light browning, good in contemporary tan cloth gilt, rebacked with the original spine relaid, small loss to top of original spine, cloth spine torn just under title, extremities ... View more info

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Les Deux Premiers Livres Des Rois Traduits En Francois Avec Une Explication Tiree Des SS. Peres & Des Auteurs Ecclesiastiques

By: (Lemaistre De Sacy)

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Paris, Lambert Roulland: 1679

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18468

Condition: Good


8vo. 1679. ex lib William Trumbull with his bookplate. Decorative t.p. 612pp plus table. A good, crisp copy bound in full speckled decorative calf gilt with red label. Some wear to spine with 4cm split to hinge of upper board but book sound and overall a good copy. Images available on request. View more info

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Poems Written in the Leisure Hours of a Journeyman Mason

By: (Miller, Hugh)

Price: £395.00

Publisher: Inverness, R. Carruthers: 1829

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20975

Condition: Good


8vo. 1829. First (& only) edition. 268pp. Some sporadic foxing and light, uniform browning. Good in half maroon morocco. Small damage with loss to bottom of spine and corners otherwise good and sound. Images available on request. View more info

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The Abbess THREE VOLUMES

By: (Mrs Frances Trollope)

Price: £495.00

Publisher: London, Whittaker Treacher: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25701

Condition: Good


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 ... View more info

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The Gentleman Farmer: or, Certain Observations made by an English Gentleman, upon the Husbandry of Flanders; and the same compared with that of . a person of honour in the county of Norfolk

By: (North, Roger)

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, E.Curll: 1726

Seller ID: 10752

Condition: Good


12mo. 2 parts in 1 as issued. of first title - author unknown. 4th edition of 2nd title ( A Discourse on Fish and Fishponds) - Roger North. Collates as ESTC 122876 although the ad lls are found preceding each title. Rather splendid owner's bookplate ?John Wilson pseudonym of angling author on upper paste-down, some browning to e.p.s. Quarter morocco and marbled boards. Marbled boards a little rubbed, morocco gilt reback, good plus. Images on request. View more info

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Moral Philosopher in a Dialogue Between Philalethes a Christian Deist and Theophanes a Christian Jew

By: (Thomas Morgan)

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Morgan: 1738

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10772

Condition: Good


8vo. 450pp plus index. Second edition (of four). Owner's name on t.p. and upper paste-down. Pages lightly but uniformly browned with one page badly trimmed. Otherwise a good crisp copy. Original panelled calf with raised bands and original hand -written paper label. Lightly worn at extremities but still a handsome binding. Images available on request. View more info

His Grace the Archibishop of Canterbury's Letter to the Right Reverend the Lords Bishops of His Province

By: (Thomas Secker)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Baskett: 1759

Seller ID: 22984

Condition: Good/fair


4to. 1759. (Thomas Secker). Engraved title-piece. 7pp. Water stain affecting all pages and paper cover. A little browned and grubby with creased corners in slightly worn brown paper covers,but despite staining, good. Images available on request. ESTC T143663. 6 copies (all uk). View more info

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Poll for a Member of Parliament for the City of Norwich 1786 & Landlord's Pocket Lawyer or the Complete Landlord and Tenant

By: (Walter Robinson)

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Norwich, Chase & Co: 1786

Seller ID: 17106

Condition: Good


8vo. 1786. Bound with The Landlord's Pocket Lawyer or the Complete Landlord and Tenant by Walter Robinson, Bladon, London 1780. Very scarce poll-book. ESTC T43993 locates only 4 copies(all uk)). Robinson - first (of two) editions. ESTC T100113, 4 copies only Scarce. Worm damage affecting margins p85 of Landlord's Pocket Lawyer to rear paste-down. Good otherwise in full calf with red morocco label. Some cracking to hinges but book sound. Worn at extremities. Images avai... View more info

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Of Plurality of Worlds: An Essay

By: (William Whewell)

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, John W.parker and Son: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31931

Condition: Good Plus


8vo. first edition, 279 pp. an arguement against ythe probability of life on other planets) marbled foredges, some pencil notations, light browning, some light sporadic foxing, good plus in half red calf gilt, marbled boards, extremities worn, some sunning to spine, good plus. View more info

The Cure of Deism: or the Mediatorial Scheme by Jesus Christ The Only True Religion. TWO VOLUMES

By: A Country Clergyman [Elisha Smith]

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Innys & Manby: 1737

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12858

Condition: Good


8vo. second edition (of 3). 2 volumes. some foxing. ep's browned. full calf gilt, raised bands, amateur paper labels, chipped with loss on vol 2 damaged with loss, binding extremities and edges worn, board scuffed, hinges rubbed and cracked but sound. further description, images available on request. View more info

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Elementa Architecturae Civilis Ad Vitruvii Verumque Disciplinam et Recentiorum Praesertim a Palladii Exempla Probatiora

By: Aldrich, Henrico

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Oxford, Prince, Cook et al: 1789

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16339

Condition: Good


8vo. 1789. First (and only) edition. There was a large paper issue. Portrait and 55pls. c.p.Some browning and foxing, and offsetting from plates throughout. A good copy otherwise. Remains of address label to upper paste-down. Marbled endpapers. Original worn calf boards but nicely respined in brown morocco gilt with raised bands. Original label with small loss to one edge. View more info

French Method How To Ski Emile Allais Technic

By: Allais, Emile.

Price: £145.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Fleche Publishers: 1947

Seller ID: 15063

Condition: Good


4to. ' in recent times Emile Allais has also had a decisive influence' on the development of skiing. Arnold Lunn - The Story of Skiing 1952. 110 pp + IX pls, damp staining and light foxing to margins and gutters of endpapers, rear inner hinge split to centre but sound, otherwise this copy is internally clean and bright, much nicer on the inside than the out, in original card covers with wood patterned paper covers and original blue dustwrapper, cover and dustwrapper da... View more info

The Works of the Learned and Pious Author of The Whole Duty of Man

By: Allestree, Richard

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Roger Norton: 1704

Seller ID: 21627

Condition: Good


folio. 2 volumes in one, first part 1703, 456 pp , second part 1704, 324 pp, contents page and list of scriptures, light sporadic foxing and browning, good recased in modern cloth gilt, very good. View more info

Die Kleine Seejungfrau

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Wuppertal Elberfeld, Sulamith Wulfing: 1953

Seller ID: 24525

Condition: Very Good


4to. Sulamith Wulfing Band XX. c+p 8 color plates. German text. Self-published by the illustrator Sulamith Wulfing: Light uniform browning, very good, cased in blue cloth gilt, original cream card, gilt covers bound in, small mark on rear card cover, cloth a little mottled on the extremities of the upper board, otherwise very good. View more info