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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 & World Cat. locates only 2 copies of this fourth (and last) edition. ESTC locates only 3e (1704). T94255. 2 copies only. BL ... 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 Book of Preserves (Le Livre De Conserves)

By: Gouffe, Jules

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Fleet Street, London, Sampson, Low, Son & Marston: 1871

Seller ID: 35599

Condition: Good

8vo. 333pp. inc index plus 1pp index to woodcuts. gilt top edge very dulled, foredges browned, half title and portrait frontis dampstained on lower corner, otherwise light browning throughout with some sporadic foxing and minor markings, good copy in quarter black morocco gilt with dark red cloth boards. extremities of boards rubbed and some minor marks on cloth, tail of spine rubbed and gilt dull, bookbinders pasted stamp to rear pastedown, good View more info

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Sammlung Heidelberg Ansichten

By: Graimberg, Carl Von

Price: £275.00

Seller ID: 18486

Condition: Good Plus

12mo. Collection of views. 36 copper plates engraved by Lemaitre (dated 1811-25). Presentation inscription to upper paste-down. Light foxing throughout otherwise a good, crisp copy.+ 2 privilege ills (in french and german) dated 1821.Vol 2 (of 2?) (1825) issue printed Heidelberg with 60 ills. (in 8vo). Bound in a very pretty straight-grained red morocco gilt with a.e.g. and gauffred corners. Very good. Images available on request 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

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

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

Album for Jagare Och Jagtvanner, Innehallande Afbildningar Af Flertalet Bland De Inom Sverige Forekommande Jagtbara Daggdjuren, Utgifvet Af Th. Hahr

By: Hahr, Th.

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Stockholm, P.B. Eklund:

Seller ID: 25901

Condition: Good

oblong 4to.(?1866-69) c+p. 51 pp,, 18 col'd lithographs highlighted by hand. Rare - only 3 copies located worldwide, COPAC x 2, C + BL, W/C adds Nat. Lib. Sweden only. None in KARLSRUHER. Some browning and foxing to text pages, some marginal waterstains. Some sporadic foxing and some marginal 'tidemarks' to 4 of the plates, otherwise plates good and bright. In original green cloth with window mounted, inserted plate showing bears and deer, extremities of boards worns, tear to cloth along spine. upper inner hinge cracked but sound, otherwise good. View more info

Notes On Explosives

By: Hake, C. Napier.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1889

Inscription: Author's Complimentary Copy

Seller ID: 18972

Condition: Good Plus

12mo. 19 pp. reprint of offprint, author's complimentary copy (ink note of such to top edge front cover), not found in Worldcat. ? with author's M/S corrections?, Rare. faint foxing to margins first and last page, light uniform browning, good plus in original blue paper wraps, light edgewear, light creasing, good plus. View more info

A History of The Fourth Battalion The Seaforth Highlanders with Some Account of the Military Annals of Ross the Fencibles The Volunteers and of the Home Defence & Reserve Battalions 1914-1919

By: Haldane, Lieut-Colonel M.M. & Mackinnon, Captain Finlay

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, H.F. & G. Witherby:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32901

Condition: Good

4to. first edition. 372 pp.c.p. 6 b&w pls inc frontis, 17 col'd pls, 19 maps (6 folding), uncut, foredges browned with some light foxing on foredges and endpapers, light browning inrernally, newsclipping obituary p 296-7 which has caused some browning on pages, newsclipping at front of book, good in original red cloth gilt, top corner upper board knocked, some faint splash markings on rear board, extremities lightky shelfworn, otherwise cloth bright, good in edgeworn dustwrapper with some markings, good. Scarce in dustwrapper. View more info

Postwick and Relatives Written in the Early Part of the Eighteenth Century

By: Harrison, Thomas

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Great Yarmouth, Private Circulation: 1858

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Authors Presentation Inscription

Seller ID: 22561

Condition: Good

Small 4to. 1858. Privately printed in an edition of 100 copies. Author's presentation inscription. 27pp. Some foxing and light browning throughout otherwise good. Original card covers with neat faux leather spine repair. Boards scuffed, rubbed and marked but title legible and good overall. Very scarce - COPAC locates only 3 copies and Norfolk Library only has photocopy. Worldcat adds 1 copy (Wisconsin). View more info

The Venetian Carnival

By: Hart, Christopher

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, The Erotic Print Society: 2000

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 31602

Condition: Very Good Minus

4to. limited edition 2500 (130), 128 pp. plus 15 lithographic prints, book 8vo.very good with original card wrap around, minor foxing to book and wrap around, prints with original wrap around some faint foxing to front wrap around and top edge sheet of notes about Opitz, very good. in original grey paper covered folder, some pink shaded foxing, otherwise very good in pale blue paper covered slipcase, foxed, pinkish foxing, good. View more info

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Ipswich Inscriptions in the Parish of Saint Matthew, Ipswich, Suffolk

By: Haslewood, Rev. Francis

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1884

Seller ID: 34895

Condition: Good Plus

8vo. 349 pp. c.p. 2 plts and folding map, uncut, ink inscription on front free endpaper, foredges browned and foxed, internally some v-browning and sporadic foxing, good in original brown cloth gilt, top and tail of spine curled, some wear to corners otherwise very clean and bright, very good. View more info

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Nineteenth Century Norfolk Stained Glass

By: Haward, Birkin

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Norwich, GEO Books: 1984

Seller ID: 34858

ISBN: 0860941523

Condition: Very Good

4to. 302pp. inc. index, no microfiche.very good in original blue cloth gilt, bright, minimal shelf wear, very good in original unclipped dustwrapper, some shelfwear with marks to front, small chips to top and tail of spine, very good in removable cello sleeve View more info

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Room to Rhyme. An anthology of poems. And of ballads collected by David Hammond.

By: Heaney, Seamus, & Michael Longley.

Price: £650.00

Publisher: Belfast, Arts Council: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35555

Condition: Good Plus

8vo. (1968) 32 pp. photographic port frontis, woodcut ills, early collection of poems by Heaney and Longley, alongside folk ballads collected by David Hammond. from the Room To Rhyme tour programme through Northern Ireland, early previously unpublished poems by Heaney included, rare COPAC 3 copies, no BL. This copy has some foxing to the frontis and last 2 pages and to inside of card wraps, otherwise only light uniform browning, near very good in original red and black stapled card wraps, extremities lightly worn, minor browning and minor markings rear cover, good plus. View more info

Burnham Beeches

By: Heath, Francis George

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33538

Condition: Good Plus

8vo. first edition by this author pioneering the 'open space' and 'green belt' movement. 101 pp. 10 pp ads, 8 illustrations and map, aeg, marginal waterstain outer edge of the frontis, tissue guard and titlepage otherwise only light browning and foxing, crease mark corners pp 28 and 29, good in later half blue morocco gilt, very good. View more info

Notes of Jottings About Aldeburgh, Suffolk, Relating to Matters Historical, Antiquarian, Ornithological and entomological,

By: Hele, Nicholas Fenwick

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Ipswich (bloody cheek), S. & W.J. King: 1890

Seller ID: 25939

Condition: Good

8vo. 1890. 106pp. Pages browned otherwisegood in original brown cloth gilt. Corners bumped and shelf-wear to top and tdail of spine otherwise good and gilt very bright. View more info

Meditations and Contemplations TWO VOLUMES

By: Hervey, James

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, John & James Rivington: 1748

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 17240

Condition: Good

8vo. 2 vols. 1748. 2nd edition. Owner's name to feps. Some general browning to pages and to edges of eps otherwise a good copy. Original full calf gilt. Generally a little worn but good original morocco labels. ESTC T104163. This 'second edition' is the earliest located in ESTC & only 2 copies cited (British Library & Pittsburgh Theol Seminary). As such, a rare copy of this classic. Images available on request. View more info

Theological Lectures at Westminster Abbey with an Interpretation of the Four Gospels to Which are Added Some Select Discourses Upon the Principal Points of Reveal'd Religion/An Interpretation of the New Testament TWO VOLUMES

By: Heylyn, John

Price: £395.00

Publisher: London, Tonson & Draper: 1749

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20134

Condition: Good

4to. 1749 & 61.. 2 vols (complete). Both first (& only) editions. 370/163pp plus index/431pp. Good, clean, crisp copies bound in full decorative calf gilt. A little worn at extremities, lacking labels to vol 1 and damage with small loss to volume number label to vol 2. Small areas of surface damage to calf on both vols otherwise good tight copies with gilt still bright. Vol 1 ESTC. T112659. Vol 2. T229994 and very rare. Only 4 copies located in ESTC Cambridge + 3 vs. Images available on request. View more info