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Image for Twentieth Century Impressions of Western Australia

Twentieth Century Impressions of Western Australia

By: N/A

Price: £265.00

Publisher: Perth, P.W.H. Thiel: 1901

Seller ID: 13065

4to. 800pp. Ex library with bookplate to upper paste-down, medallion library stamps on reverse of folding plates (10) and 10 others (not affecting text). Aeg, some browning to foredges, good in full maroon morocco gilt, worn, rebacked with original spine relaid. images available on request. this book weighs over 4.5 kilos and additional postage charges will be required. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you require images or an accurate postage quote. View more info

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Souvenirs de la Bretagne

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Sinnett:

Seller ID: 13132

8vo. Circa 1850. 25 hand-coloured plates of peasant costume in concertina form. C.p. Some light foxing throughout and some folds a little rough but overall good. Original red cloth gilt. A little grubby with fading to spiine and edges a little shelf-worn. Good. View more info

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Souvenirs de la Basse Normandie

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: ?Sinnett:

Seller ID: 13133

8vo. Circa 1850. 25 hand-coloured plates of peasant costume in concertina form. C.p. Some light foxing throughout and some folds a little rough but overall good. Original red cloth gilt. A little grubby with fading to spiine and edges a little shelf-worn. Good. View more info

The Battle of Chevy Chase : The Hunting of Chevy Chase

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, J. Catnach: 1835

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13305

12mo. (First edition ca 1809 Newcastle). This edition 1835 - Seven Dials printing, 2 word (?'christ') excised from text. 12pp. Wood-engraved title headings and illustration. 1926 owner's inscription. Light sporadic foxing otherwise good. Original yellow paper wraps. A litle worn and grubby but overall good. View more info

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Rifle Exercises & Musketry Instruction 1870.

By: N/A

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Military Books: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14995

12mo. this is the first edition of Sept. 1870 with supp. notes and 2 ills (fore & aft) dated Oct 1870, ? lacking fep/ tp ?. ? note leaf (errata corigenda acting as canceland for t.p.? otherwise c.p. folding plates and diagrams, 1 diagram ink stained, some ink staining to pp184-5 and small closed tear to one folding pl. Only 2 copies located in COPAC (1 National Lib. Scotland has collation 1-V1 + 278, V.Scarce, owners ink inscription (dated 1871) to half title ' Musketr... View more info

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Biographical Memoirs of Extraordinary Painters

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, William Clarke: 1824

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19135

8vo.1824. New edition (Second edition). first edition 1780. Frontis, 150pp. Some sporadic foxing otherwise a good copy bound in full decorative calf gilt. Rebacked with original spine laid down.Lightly worn at extremities otherwise a good, bright and attractive binding. View more info

The Roof-Climber's Guide to Trinity

By: N/A

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Cambridge, W.P. Spalding: 1930

Seller ID: 19213

8vo. New edition 1930. 48 pp. with addenda slip, small ink inscription dated 1930, Trinity College, first an last page browned and foxed otherwise only light browning and light sporadic foxing, good with original paper wraps, wraps browned, majority of spine missing, covers browned and lightly creased, rear cover chipped, covers detached, fair. very scarce. View more info

The Turf Remembrancer or Supplement to the Pocket Racing Calendar Containing Nominations for 1834 & 1835

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Newcastle, T. & J. Hodgson: 1834

Seller ID: 20782

Small 8vo. 1834. 96pp plus Appendix, Some light grubbiness, a few turned corners and lacking upper board otherwise good. World Cat. BL 1827,35,43,45-46, 1852 onwards? 1841-4 Kiel Cambridge 1843 only? COPAC Oxford 1924-6. This 1834 issue not located anywhere. View more info

History of John Gilpin

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Bristol, Philip Rose:

Seller ID: 20815

Small 8vo.4 inches by 2.5 inches. 8pp. Illustrated with woodcuts.a little foxing to t.p. and corners turned otherwise good. Original paper wraps a little grubby with corners turned. Many provincial printings of this title 1800-30. Only 1 copy located by World Cat of Bristol printing (1811) UCAL but with 24pp. Not in COPAC hence this issue unrecorded. View more info

Evidences Relating to Town Close Norwich Being Copies of Various Documents, Extracts Form the Corporation Books

By: N/A

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Norwich, Privately Printed: 1887

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 20871

Large 4to. 1887. 116pp. Privately printed edition of only 100 copies. Some light browning to pages with sporadic but light marks to some margins. Owner's name to upper paste-down. Good in original dark green cloth gilt. Spine, corners and edges rubbed and a few small marks to cloth. Gilt still bright. Good. View more info

Yarmouth Election Petition 1906

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Great Yarmouth, Free Press Newspaper: 1906

Seller ID: 21763

Tall 8vo. 1906. "Yarmouth Independent" Report of the Yarmouth Election Petition (J.Martin White v. Arthur Fell) April-May 1906. Heard before Mr Justice Grantham and Mr Justice Channell at the Town Hall Great Yarmouth. Supplement to the "Yarmouth Independent" Saturday May 5th 1906. Portrails of White, Fell, Grantham and Channell. Small damp stain affecting top margin throughout, pages browned otherwise good. Cased in modern red cloth gilt. Very good. Not ... View more info

An Act for the Draining of the Great Level of the Fens Extending Itself Into Northampton, Norfolk, Suffolk, Lincoln, Cambridge Huntingdon and Isle of Ely

By: N/A

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, John Field Edward Husband: 1649

Inscription: Association Inscription

Seller ID: 22001

8vo. 1649. c.p. (2) 561-77 (1). Pages browned, t.p. detached with remnants of previous binding to spine. Ex lib J.N. Chadwick with his inscription to t.p. No binding. Good. R208701. New ESTC locates only 2 copies world wide. Thomasson E1060. W/C adds Indiana Columbia. Images available on request. View more info

A Copy of the Will of the Late John Norman. Esq. Alderman of Norwich and Founder of Norman's School, Died May 10th, 1724

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Norwich, S.Daynes: 1865

Seller ID: 22640

12mo. 62 pp. Re-printed 1865, Rare - COPAC locates 1 copy only 1839 (BL Copy), Worldcat adds no more copies of any edition. pages uniformly browned, light sporadic foxing, good plus in original paper wraps, neat ink inscription on inside of front wrap. light wear, a little browned and very lightly soiled, good. View more info

Select Portions of Psalms for the Use of the Parish Church of Kighley

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Bradford, J. Nicholson: 1811

Seller ID: 24254

Small 8vo. 1811. 73pp. Lacking fep. Staining to paste-downs, t.p. and first few lls. Library label to upper paste-down. Good in original full calf binding. Hinges to lower board split but remains attached to cords, upper hinge cracked. No COPAC. Worldcat locates only Drew University Library. View more info

Sculptura Historico-technica: Or the History of Engraving

By: N/A

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, J. Marks: 1770

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 24487

8vo. 1770. 4th and last edition. (no copy recorded of 1st edition). c.p. 10 pls. x11,1-264. Wanting M12 - blank. Remains of armorial bookplate to upper paste-down. Worm damage affecting A3-B5. Some browning to the pages throughout otherwise good. Later calf respine, original full calf boards. A little worn at edges but sound with internal tape reinforcement to hinges. Good. ESTC T8554. View more info

The Elephant Principally Viewed in Relation to Man

By: N/A

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Charles Knight: 1844

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 24608

12mo. 1844. 292pp. Woodcut illustrations in text. Armorial bookplate to upper paste-down. Light uniform browning to pages with some light foxing to prelims Upper hinge cracked internally but sound. Good in original half calf gilt with black morocco label. Marbled boards and extremities a little rubbed but good and gilt bright. View more info

The Natural History of Domestic Animals Containing an Account of Their Habits and Instincts and of the Services They Render to Man

By: N/A

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Dublin, J. Jones: 1821

Seller ID: 25049

12mo. second printing. (1st printing 1820). Frontis and 178pp. Woodcut illustrations. A little worn, browned and with some creases to corners. Small tear to f.e.p. Overall good in original full calf gilt. Hinges weak with minor loss to top and tail of spine. Fair. View more info

Rules and Regulations of the Woodbridge Volunteer Fire Brigade Established 1873

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, G. Booth:

Seller ID: 25199

8vo. nd. 15pp pamphlet. Tips of one corner turned otherwise very good in original red paper wraps. A few very small marks otherwise very good. Not in Steward. Very RARE. COPAC , World Catalogue locate only BL. View more info

Telephone Directory Norwich and Cambridge Districts March 1938

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Post Office Telephone Service: 1938

Seller ID: 25983

4to.March 1938. 116pp. Pages browned with marginal ?silverfish damage at beginning and end with minimal effect on text of last 2 lls. Fair. Original blue paper wraps. Minor creasing and some small rusts marks. Similar marginal damage. View more info

Historical Record of the Fifteenth or, the King's Regiment of Light Dragoons Hussars

By: N/A

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Merrut, 'the King's' Hussars Press: 1877

Seller ID: 26331

8vo. 1877. Presentation inscription. Maps called for all present except for map facing page 140 (campaign 1878-79) and 7 of the 8 coloured plates called for are present and the missing plate is the frontis 'Standards of the Regiment, 1768'. Sporadic foxing throughout with some heavier foxing p 47-50 and one map. Recased in original faded maroon cloth with original spine relaid. bumping to corners. Good. Not in COPAC. Word Cat. 1 copy only (Australian Defence Force Aca... View more info