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image of The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay by his nephew G. Otto Trevelyan, 2 volumes

The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay by his nephew G. Otto Trevelyan, 2 volumes

by Trevelyan, G. Otto

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Published
1876
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Very good overall
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1876. Hardcover. Very good overall. Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay [1800-1859] was a British historian and Whig politician and British nationalist. He is considered primarily responsible for introducing the Western education system in India. [Wikipedia] The author, his nephew Sir George Otto Trevelyan, was a British statesman, author, historian and minister. Two volumes,… Read more
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image of The West Front of the Mathematical School, Christs Hospital, 1793

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London, 1800. Print. From Antiquities of London by Thomas Smith, a mixed media print showing part of Christs Hospital, with a caption about Sir Robert Clayton, the founder of the Mathematical School which was designed to give poorer citizens a free education to prepare them for sea service. Sir Christopher Wren was the architect who conducted the… Read more
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Black's Picturesque Tourist and Road-Book of England and Wales

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Published
1844
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
Second Printing
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$125.00

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London: Adam & Charles Black, 1844. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very good condition. 8vo, xvi, 429pp, frontis & 6 plates (2 tinted) and 10 (6 folding) maps of England and Wales. Original brown cloth, gilt title on spine. Map of England (14 3/4" x 19 1/2") tipped onto frontfree endpaper with folding map of… Read more
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Christchurch, Hants. Prospectus for a Land Subdivision

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Published
1849
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Good + overall
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$95.00

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W. Tucker & Co, 1849. Wraps. Good + overall. Six folio sheets in a prospectus which advertises the sale of "estates, land and property, lately belonging to Richard Wright Sleat, and John Sleat" located in and near the town of Christchurch, England. A manuscript notation states "this was a sale of Alaridge property near Christchurch Hants - They… Read more
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image of Coronation of Their Majesties King George the Fifth and Queen Mary. Invitation By Command of the King from the Earl Marshal, to Madame Bricka, tutor, friend & traveling companion  to the Queen

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London: Earl Marshal's Office, 1911. Very good overall. A lovely highly decorated engraved invitation to the Coronation of George & Mary, signed by the Duke of Norfolk, Earl Marshal, and inscribed "Madame Bricka" in ink, in the original envelope. Madame Helene Bricka (1847-1914), was tutor to Queen Mary when Princess Mary of Teck, instructing her in English,… Read more
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$500.00
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Unidentified Cricket Team, photograph

by [Cricket]

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Published
1880
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Good + condition
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$350.00

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1880. Good + condition. A great cricket photograph, a large albumen group picture of all the 11 players. Each player wears cricket whites and a cap emblazoned with a horse head or rook, and elaborate belts or sashes which also bear emblems. Some players wear a striped shirt; all wear cricket boots with studs. … Read more
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image of International Football Match-England v. Scotland

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London: The Graphic, 1872. The 2nd ever International match. B&w, antique woodblock print, full page with text on verso. 14.5 x 11.5"
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A Match at Football - the Last Scrimmage (Soccer)

by [Soccer; England vs. Scotland] E. Buckman, artist; Swain sc

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Published
1871
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Very good condition
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London: Illustrated London News, 1871. Very good condition. Double page image from the Illustrated London News of the friendly association football match (now called soccer) between England & Scotland at The Oval, London on 17 November 1871, which England won. "The first official match was held on 30 November 1872, on Scotland's national saint's day,… Read more
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A Match at Football - the Last Scrimmage (Soccer)

by [Soccer; England vs. Scotland] E. Buckman, artist; Swain sc

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Published
1871
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Very good condition
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London: Illustrated London News, 1871. Very good condition. Double page image from the Illustrated London News of the friendly association football match (now called soccer) between England & Scotland at The Oval, London on 17 November 1871, which England won. The first official match was held on 30 November 1872, on Scotland's national saint's day,… Read more
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image of A Match at Football - the Last Scrimmage (Soccer)

A Match at Football - the Last Scrimmage (Soccer)

by [Soccer; England vs. Scotland] E. Buckman, artist; Swain sc

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Published
1871
Condition
Very good condition
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London: Illustrated London News, 1871. Very good condition. Double page image from the Illustrated London News of the friendly association football match (now called soccer) between England & Scotland at The Oval, London on 17 November 1871, which England won. "The first official match was held on 30 November 1872, on Scotland's national saint's day,… Read more
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image of The r-----l mystery, or, The Secrets of an Illustrious Family: A Poem. ... And a Correct Account of the Late Extraordinary Interview

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London: Published by J. Johnston, 1812. Hardcover. Very good overall. The World Cat record for this edition refers to a portrait bound within; this copy has none, with no indication it was ever there. A satirical poem, in three cantos, in reference to the many affairs and the marriage of the Prince of Wales (later George IV)… Read more
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image of Foxes and fire-brands: or A specimen of the danger and harmony of popery and separation: Wherein is proved from undeniable matter of fact and reason, that separation from the Church of England is, in the judgement of papists, and by sad experience, found the most compendious way to introduce popery, and to ruine the Protestant religion

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London: Printed for Benjamin Tooke, 1680. First edition. Very good condition. Extracted from a bound volume, with the stitch marks visible. A defense of Protestantism against Catholic usurpation by the English historian and pamphleteer, John Nalson (1638 - 1686). Nalson is noted for claiming that French Cardinal Richelieu fomented rebellion in Ireland and Scotland so that… Read more
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image of Association Football.  British Soccer photographs from the Art Department of The Century Company, New York

Association Football. British Soccer photographs from the Art Department of The Century Company, New York

by [Football; Soccer] [Photograph]

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Published
1910
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Very good condition
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New York: Century Company, 1910. Very good condition. A group of British 5 soccer photographs taken to illustrate an article on "Association Football" for an article for The Century Magazine. The photographer ais possible S. R. Betts, as there is a tiny note in the top left corner on some of the backing cards stating such. … Read more
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image of Pays Situe entre Frog's Point et Croton River et Position des Armees Americaine et Brittanique Depuis le 12 Octobre 1776, jusqu'au 28 du meme mois qu'elles engagerent le Combat sur les Plaines Blanches.  Revolutionary War map

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Paris: Dentu, 1807. Good condition. Copper engraved map from John Marshall's 'Vie de George Washington', a fascinating record of British and American Revolutionary War battles in New York and New Jersey. Showing the battle area in Westchester County (N.Y.) and the Bronx, New York, from Haverstraw in the north down to Fort Washington on the… Read more
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London: Fisher, 1839. Hardcover. Good - condition. Lovely landscape steel engravings after Thomas Allom, of the British country side. Allom (1804-72) was an English architect, artist, and topographical illustrator, noted for his illustrations in travel books, especially those of China. Large 4to, 76pp, 72 engraved plates (36 leaves with 2 views per plate), complete as… Read more
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image of Oliver Cromwell

Oliver Cromwell

by Gardiner, Samuel Rawson

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Published
1899
Condition
Good condition
Edition
Limited edition
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$375.00

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London, Paris, New York: Goupil & Co, 1899. Limited edition. Hardcover. Good condition. A rather grand production of the life of the controversial British figure regarded by some as a military dictator and by others as a champion of liberty. Printed by Goupil, with plates engraved by Jean Boussod, Manzi, Joyat & Co. with handsome portrait chapter… Read more
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image of Twelve Sermons Preached at the New Jerusalem Temple, in Red-Cross-Street, near Cripplegate, London [with] 1903 pamphlet, "A Brief View of the New Jerusalem"

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London: R. Hindmarsh, 1840. Hardcover. Very good condition. Sibly [1757 - 1840] was a Swedenborgian, or follower of the writings of the 18th century theologian Emanuel Swedenborg. He became very involved in the New Christian Church in 1787 and managed a congregation by 1790. He was responsible for much of the liturgy of the New Church and… Read more
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image of Sailing Directions for the North Sea, including the East Coasts of England and Scotland, the Orkney and Shetland Islands, and the Navigation from Calais to Bergen in Norway (with)  SUPPLEMENT. - 1833

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London: R. and W. Blachford, 116, Minories, 1833. Pamphlet. Good + overall. An unusual compilation, the 1st 10pp being "Supplement-1833", which is not recorded on OCLC and the following 94pp "The New North Sea Pilot--- Note: The Depths of water mentioned... are by Compass"., which is possibly OCLC 316674420 issued in 1830. The pamphlet is issued with… Read more
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image of "Children's Handkerchief Game Compendium".  Four textile game boards and instruction booklet

"Children's Handkerchief Game Compendium". Four textile game boards and instruction booklet

by [Children's; Australia]

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Published
1930
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Very good overall
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$175.00

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England, 1930. Very good overall. Wonderfully vivid color printed textile game boards accompanied by the single fold instruction booklet. The four games include 'Aeroplane Race Round the World' (which begins at Liverpool England, traveling through Spain, India, Japan, China, New Zealand and Australia), 'Snakes and Ladders' (bright orange and green snakes on a yellow and white patterned field),… Read more
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image of C. T. Bingham Late F. Fenney Tally Ho Sheffield Straight Razor. In the original box

C. T. Bingham Late F. Fenney Tally Ho Sheffield Straight Razor. In the original box

by [Bingham, C. T. ; Frederick Fenney]

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Published
1851
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Very good overall
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$250.00

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Sheffield, England, 1851. Very good overall. Wonderful straight razor in its original box. The blade is stamped "C.T. Bingham Late F. Fenney Tally Ho Sheffield" along with the image of a fox. It is 14/16" at the widest point. The blade is in near perfect condition, mirror like, with one small rust spot on the top edge. It… Read more
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