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The Upper Rhine: The Scenery of Its Banks and the Manners of Its People Illustrated By Birket Foster

By: Foster, Birket & Mayhew, Henry

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Routledge, Warne & Routledge: 1860

Seller ID: 32740

Condition: Good

4to. c.p. vignette + 19 pls, aeg, some sporadic foxing and light browning, faint age related cockling, good in original decorative cloth gilt,cloth on spine sunned, boards bright, extremities rubbed, good. View more info

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Practical Falconry to Which is Added How I Became a Falconer

By: Freeman, Gage Earle

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Horace Cox: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26530

Condition: Good

8vo. 1869. First thus, 89pp. Minor neat tape repairs to frayed edges of 5 pages and there are traces of marginal penciling/faint ink? markings on pps 48, 62-3, 72, 85 and 87. otherwise some sporadic foxing and light browning to pages. Good overall. This book has been recased in the original dark decorative cloth gilt with new endpapers, there is light shelf-wear, minor markings and the gilt to spine is faded. Good. View more info

Poems 1921-1931

By: Fremantle, Anne

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Chelsea, Swan Press: 1931

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 22018

Condition: Very Good

8vo. 1931. Edition limited to 100 copies on hand-made paper printed at Swan Press Chelsea. 29pp. Light browning to eps otherwise a very good, clean copy. Fore-edges a little darkened. Original quarter buckram and pictorial paper covered boards. Very light grubbiness to cloth and minor area of surface damage to upper board. Very light shelf-wear. Very good. View more info

The History of the 50th or (The Queen's Own) Regiment from the Earliest Date to The year 1881

By: Fyler, Colonel.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1895

Seller ID: 23955

Condition: Good

sm 4to. 380 pp. uncut, c+p 4 cold pls, 3 fldg maps and 16 pls, foredges browned and a little foxed, pages lightly uniformly browned, good plus in original red cloth gilt with dec silver foil upper board, extremities rubbed, some bubbling to cloth along upper edge of rear board and outer edge of upper board, boards lightly soiled, good. View more info

Contes et Nouvelles En Vers; Par M

By: G De M

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Paris, P. Didot L'Aine: 1808

Seller ID: 22759

Condition: Good

Small 8vo. Engraved frontis. t.p. Preface. 142pp. EXTREMELY RARE. Only 1 copy located worldwide (Bib.Nationale de France) as S.I. and S.N. Some foxing and browning throughout and light grubbiness to eps. Good. Original half calf and marbled paper boards. Generally rather rubbed, shelf-wear to extremities but gilt title to spine still mostly legible. Hinges to upper board split with one tie remaining. Images available on request. View more info

Exkursions Karte Von Murren

By: G. Keller-kehr & W. Gurtner-Kernen.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Grand Hotel Des Alpes: 1897

Seller ID: 21202

Condition: Good

8vo. 1897, folding map with ads and tarriff to verso, extremities lightly worn, card lightly uniformly browned, good plus in original red card wraps, extremities rubbed, good. View more info

Arabian Nights Entertainments: Consisting of One Thousand and One Stories Told By the Sultans of the Indies FOUR VOLUMES

By: Galliand, M. (trans)

Price: £395.00

Publisher: London, T. Longman: 1783

Seller ID: 26582

Condition: Good

Small 8vo. 1783. 4 vols (complete). Amorial bookplate to each vol. 'Translated into French from the Arabian MSS by M. Galliand of the Royal Academy and now done into English from the last Paris edition.' Light browning and light sporadic foxing. Good. Original full calf. Two new morocco labels. Hinges weak but one hinge of vol 1 strengthened. Shelf worn, with minor loss to top and tail of spines but overall good. ESTC N29714 View more info

Record of Family Faculties. Consisting of Tabular Forms And Directions For Entering Data, With An Explanatory Preface.

By: Galton, Francis.

Price: £185.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1884

Seller ID: 14830

Condition: Near Very Good

4to. 64 pp + appendix, unused copy, light foxing to endpapers, light browning to t.p. and flyleaf otherwise clean and bright, in original terracota cloth, slightly shaken, inner hinges cracked but sound, extremities of boards worn, good. (BLACKER 96 - Eugenics, Galton & After. 1952) View more info

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The Story of a North Sea Air Station

By: Gamble, C.F. Snowden

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34916

Condition: Good Plus

8vo. first edition, c.p. 26 pls, inc frontis and folding map, foredges and endpapers browned, browning to haslf title, and extremities of title page otherwise only light uniform browning, good plus in original green cloth, coremrs and top and tail of spine rubbed, good plus. View more info

The Inborn Factors in Disease An Essay

By: Garrod, Archibald E.

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27701

Condition: Good Plus

8vo. 160 pp. first edition. GARRISON-MORTON 253-2, foredges and endpapers browned, otherwise light browning, good plus in original cloth gilt, very slightly cocked, extremities rubbed, good plus. images on request View more info

Several Divine Treatises Viz An Exhortation Against the Fears of Death, A Brief Declaration of the Resurrection of the Dead with Suitable Meditations and Prayers Touching Life and Death to Which is Added a Discourse of Four Last Things

By: Gibbs, John. The Late Reverend Divine

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Norris: 1718

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 23688

Condition: Good Internally

12mo. 1718. 4th edition. 'To Which is Added a Discourse of the Four Last Things viz. 1. Death which is most certain , 2, Judgement which is most severe, 3, Hell which is most dismal, 4, Heaven which is most delightful. Engraved frontis.t.p. 126, t.p.36pp. Each title-page with funeral border. 18th century inscription to fep. Some browning and creasing to corners with a few small maginal tears to fep and frontis. Good in original worn calf. Upper board detached. COPAC ... View more info

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The Four Gospels of the Lord Jesus Christ

By: Gill, Eric; Dreyfus, John and Robert Gibbings

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2007

Seller ID: 34671

Condition: Fine

First edition thus. This is number 2631 of 2750 copies. 2007, reprint of the original Golden Cockerel edition from 1931. Hardcover, folio full goatskin with gilt design. Printed on heavy, textured Favini laid paper, with Fabriano Tiziano end papers. Fine, complete with the additional book of essaysquarter black cloth, grey paper covered boards, fine in original slipcase, fine View more info

A Brief History of the Remarkable Days in the Year, and of the Customs Observed on Those Days in Question and Answer

By: Gillson, W.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Metcalfe: 1832

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 20636

Condition: Good

12mo. 36 pp. third edition, not listed in COPAC, ink inscription on inside front cover, sporadic foxing, good. in original card wraps, lightly soiled and a little rubbed with loss of card along spine, some foxing , good to fair. View more info

Suffolk in the Nineteenth Century: Physical, Social, Moral, Religious, and Industrial.

By: Glyde, John.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, and Co.:

Seller ID: 30807

Condition: Good

8vo. n.d. 389 pp. some waterstaing lower edges prelims, brown stain centre of endpaper and title page, some browning and foxing throughout, good recased in new modern brown cloth gilt. View more info

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The Story Of Trunch

By: Goodrich, P.J.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1939

Seller ID: 34968

Condition: Good

8vo. 80 pp. some light foxing and browning on foredges, pages lightly uniformly browned, good plus in original teracotta cloth gilt, lower edge dulled and worn, fainter sun fading to extremities, good in chipped, torn and repaired, grubby dustwrapper, good minus in removable cellophane sleeve. View more info

The Nestorians; or, The Lost Tribes: Containing Evidence of Their Identity; An Account of Their Manners, Customs, and Ceremonies; Together with Sketches of Travel in Ancient Assyria, Armenia, Media, and Mesopotamia; And Illustrations of Scripture Prophecy

By: Grant, Asahel.

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1841

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25021

Condition: Good

8vo. First Edition, x. 338 pp. folding map (torn without loss), small ownership ink inscription on title page, uncut, foredges browned, otherwise light browning and light sporadic foxing, good in original paper covered boards, rebacked with remants original spine and parts of original paper label relaid, extremities boards worn, good. View more info

Norfolk Wherry, Its Construction Evolution and History

By: Green, Colman G.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Wymondham, Geo. Reeve: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35205

Condition: Good Plus

8vo. 50pp. plus 12 page supplement of pictures. and loose Wherry ephemera, some marginal pencil notes. Very good in original paper covered boards. top and tail spine lightly bumped, some minor sun fading to extremities, otherwise very good, in dustwrapper chipped and edge-worn with small losses to top of spine and lower edge verso, good. Scarce in dustwrapper. View more info

The Observer's Book of Aircraft

By: Green, William & Pollinger, Gerald

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1953

Seller ID: 33395

Condition: Very Good

12mo, 280pp. foredges lightly browned, internally very good in original taupe cloth, very minor sunning to very top edges, cloth very clean and bright, very good in unclipped dustwrapper chipped with slight loss top and tail of spine and, some edgewear, wrapper torn along the upper hinge, no loss, with neat archival tape repair, good in protective removable cellophane cover. View more info

The Whole Proceedings on the Trial Against John Stockdale for a Libel on the House of Commons December 1789 Before the Right Hon. Lloyd lord Kenyon, Chief Justice of England and an Argument in Support of the Rights of Juries

By: Gurney, Joseph (stenographer)

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, John Stockdale: 1790

Seller ID: 28683

Condition: Good

8vo. 1790. 228pp. (wanting last 8 lls publishers' adverts). A few minor corner creases, light browning and sporadic foxing. Fore-edges browned with minor marks. Good inoriginal worn marbled paper covered boards. Recently respined in brown calf gilt with raised bands.Stockdale (1749?-1814) - was a london bookseller who published a pamphlet critical of the way Parliament handled the impeachment of Warren Hastings, Late Governor General of Bengal. Stockdale was defende... View more info

Guthrie's Atlas

By: Guthrie

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, Mawman, Rivington et al: 1827

Seller ID: 19280

Condition: Good

8vo. 1827. 31 double-page. maps and 1 plate. c.p. Lacking fep. Light sporadic foxing but plates generally clean. Good in half calf and marbled boards. Paper label to upper board. Wear to extremities and boards very slightly bowed and marked but overall good and sound. View more info