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Designs For Villa Residences with Descriptions
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Designs For Villa Residences with Descriptions

By John Starforth

William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1864. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: John Starforth, engraved by W H Macfarlane, Edinburgh. Clean firm original dark blue covers with blind decoration and gilt lettering and decoration on the front and gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding albeit with separation between text page for Villa No. 3 and Plate XX , clean slightly darkened end-papers, text pages are darkened, plates are clean. Contains plans, elevations, perspectives, architectural details and descriptions for six villas. All forty plates are present Illustrator: John Starforth, engraved by W H Macfarlane, Edinburgh. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25319071238.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$394.59

Map of The World as known to the Ancients - in Two Sheets
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Map of The World as known to the Ancients - in Two Sheets

By Edward Stanford, Drawn by Rev. Philip Smith

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Two disbound map sheets, both with horizontal centre folds, from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheets are titled "The World, as known to the Ancients. Sheet I." and "The World, as known to the Ancients. Sheet II.". Area covered includes Europa (Europe), Libya, Northern Africa, Arabia, Asia, India, Scythia, Terra Incognita, India Extra Gangem, etc. Both sheets are lightly foxed and have slightly darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Folds are slightly split at both ends. Folds are a little fragile. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044001..

$53.11

Map of Scotland - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas
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Map of Scotland - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas

By Edward Stanford, J. & C. Walker

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Disbound single Sheet Map with horizontal centre fold from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheet is foxed and a little marked with slightly darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Fold is split at both ends and a little fragile. Map covers mainland Scotland and also includes the Hebrides or Western Isles, the Minch, Skye, Mull, Juras, Arran, etc. The most Northerly point covered is Dunnet Head. Counties are denoted using various colours of lines. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044023..

$41.96

Map of France in Departments - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas
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Map of France in Departments - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas

By Edward Stanford

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Disbound single Sheet Map with horizontal centre fold from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheet is a little foxed with slightly darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Fold is split at both ends and a little fragile. Map covers the whole of France which is divided into 85 Departments. Departments are outlined in various bright colours and coast lines in pale blue. Map also contains information as to populations of towns and cities and railways. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044025..

$39.03

Map of France in Provinces - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas
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Map of France in Provinces - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas

By Edward Stanford, T. Hewett Key, J. & C. Walker

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Disbound single Sheet Map with horizontal centre fold from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheet is a little foxed and marked with slightly darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Fold is split at both ends and a little fragile. Map covers the whole of France which is divided into Provinces. Provinces are outlined in various bright colours and coast lines in very pale blue. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044026..

$39.03

Map of the Netherlands and Belguim (De Nederlanden & La Belgique) - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas
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Map of the Netherlands and Belguim (De Nederlanden & La Belgique) - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas

By Edward Stanford, J. & C. Walker

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Disbound single Sheet Map with horizontal centre fold from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheet is a little foxed with slightly darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Fold is split at both ends and a little fragile. The Netherlands are delineated in yellow and Belgium in Pink, boundaries mark both the Kingdoms and the Principalities. Parts of boardering France, Hannover and Prussia are present. Coast with North Sea is marked in pale blue. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044024..

$39.03

Map of Europe - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas
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Map of Europe - disbound sheet from 1857 "University Atlas

By Edward Stanford, J. & C. Walker

Edward Stanford, London, 1857. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Disbound single Sheet Map with horizontal centre fold from "The University Atlas of Classical and Modern Geography, including all the Recent Geographical Discoveries". Sheet is foxed and a little marked with darkened edges. Some wear and minor damage to edges and corners. Fold is split at both ends and a little fragile. Map covers Europe and includes: Iceland, British Isles, Scandinavia, Russia, France, Spain, Mediterranean, Black Sea, Central and Eastern Europe, Parts of Africa, Asia Minor and the Caspian Sea. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45019044022..

$36.38

The Discovery of Oxygen, Part I, Experiments by Joseph Priestley (1775), Alembic Club Reprints No. 7
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The Discovery of Oxygen, Part I, Experiments by Joseph Priestley (1775), Alembic Club Reprints No. 7

By Carl Wilhelm Scheele

William F Clay; Simpkin Marshall Hamilton, Edinburgh, London, 1894. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Slate blue covers are a little darkened, spine ends and corners are lightly rubbed, sound binding, previous owners' name, date of 1898 and reference no. on front end-paper, clean pages. Catalogue at rear. 55 pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02319041067..

$15.40

The Builder's Practical Director (Directory) or Buildings for all Classes; containing Plans, Sections and Elevations for the erection of Cottages, Villas, Farm Buildings, Dispensaries, Schools etc. with Supplementary Series
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The Builder's Practical Director (Directory) or Buildings for all Classes; containing Plans, Sections and Elevations for the erection of Cottages, Villas, Farm Buildings, Dispensaries, Schools etc. with Supplementary Series

By Not Given

A. H. Payne and J. Hagger, Leipzig, Dresden and London, 1855. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full Title: 'The Builder's Practical Director or Buildings for all Classes; containing Plans, Sections and Elevations for the erection of Cottages, Villas, Farm Buildings, Dispensaries, Public Schools &c. with Detailed Estimates, Quantities, Prices &c. Illustrated by Numerous Plates and Diagrams' Aslo bound in is 'The Builder's Practical Director Supplimentary Series' Half leather with decorated spine and green boards. Light wear to spine ends, corners and board edges, some marks on covers. Sound binding and marbled end-papers. Probably rebound in the 19th century. Colour frontis and decorated title page, both of which, along with the introduction, have significant foxing. Foxing varies, some plates are heavily foxed, some show almost no signs of foxing. The colour plates are less heavily foxed than the black and white plates. Volume contains 132 hand coloured and black and white plates plus a further 45 plates in the Suppliment. The volume is undated but the Suppliment, which post-dates the main text, makes reference to the newly passed Metropolitan Building Act of 1855. IV, 264, 104, [2]. No dust jacket, as published. Estimated date only. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25019011052.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$252.40

A Table of English Silver Coins From the Norman Conquest to the Present Time. With Their Weights, intrinsic Values And Some Remarks upon the several Pieces; together with A Table of English Gold Coins etc
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A Table of English Silver Coins From the Norman Conquest to the Present Time. With Their Weights, intrinsic Values And Some Remarks upon the several Pieces; together with A Table of English Gold Coins etc

By Martin Folkes

Society of Antiquities, London, 1745. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Recently rebound in full dark brown leather with blind decoration on the front, raised bands, a red spine-label and gilt lettering and simple decoration on spine, hand-written reference number near base of spine. Sound binding. Marbled end-papers and additional plain end-papers are new. Original starts with title-page and finishes with last page of text. Pages are clean (probably the version with "coarse" paper referred to in the English Short Title Catalogue) and this volume does not contain plates. Full title of first part is "A Table of English Silver Coins From the Norman Conquest to the Present Time. With Their Weights, intrinsic Values And Some Remarks upon the several Pieces" and published (first edition) in 1745. Full title of Second Part is "A Table of English Gold Coins From the Eighteenth Year of King Edward the Third, when Gold was first coined in England, to the Present Time. With Their Weights and intrinsic Values" reprinted in London in1745. 161, [1], 12. No dust jacket, as published. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on front end-papers and prelims. Pages of main text and plates (including reverse of plates) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on end-papers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42019011026..

$170.21

An Introduction to Mensuration and Practical Geometry; with Notes, containing the Reason of Every Rule
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An Introduction to Mensuration and Practical Geometry; with Notes, containing the Reason of Every Rule

By Bonnycastle, John

Rivington; Longman and Co; J Nunn; T Cadell; J Richardson; Baldwin and Co; J Duncan;Whittaker and Co; Hamilton and Co; Hurst and Co; Poole and Edwards; Houlston and Co; B Fellowes; W Joy etc, London, 1831. Fifteenth Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. 15th Edition. Small leather volume, illustrated title-page, 390pp plus catalogue. Covers worn on edges, rear cover together with final pages is almost detached, front hinge is split at bottom and cracked above, front free end-paper is missing, half-title page has bottom corner missing and previous owner's name at top,vignette title-page has bottom corner missing, internal binding sound, pages rather darkened but otherwise clean. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02118101049..

$30.80

A Scripture Catechism: Part I Containing A Familiar Explanation of the Lessons Selected from the Old Testament for the Use of Schools and Families
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A Scripture Catechism: Part I Containing A Familiar Explanation of the Lessons Selected from the Old Testament for the Use of Schools and Families

By Mrs Trimmer

Printed for F C & J Rivington, Booksellers to the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, 1822. Twelth Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Small volume in full leather but with front cover detached together with free front end-paper and title-page, rear cover is almost detached. Corners are scuffed spine is cracked and flaking at ends. Significant separation between pages 94 and 95 but internal binding is holding. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70118101038..

$36.38

A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Illustrated with Copperplates
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Illustrated with Copperplates

By Oliver Goldsmith

Printed for Richardson & Co., Sharpe & Son, Baldwyn & Co., W. Baynes & Son, T. Tegg, etc, London etc, 1822. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Six matching volumes in green marbled paper covered boards with black and gilt spine labels. Contains 84 plates (copper engravings) as called for. Edges, spine ends and external joints are well rubbed. Paper covering front internal joint on Volumes 1, 2 and 5 is split but covers are securely attached by cords. Internal binding is sound. Light foxing to prelims and inside covers. Clean, uncut (untrimmed) pages and plates. List of plates at rear of Volume 6. Approx. shipped weight 10kg. xvi, 445, 444, 418, 438, 442, 396, [1]. 6-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16018101039.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$242.57

Book of American Figure Painters
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Book of American Figure Painters

By Foreword by M G van Rensselaer

John C Nimmo: J B Lippincott Company, London; Philadelphia, 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: C Grant La Farge; George W Maynard; Christian Fletcher Babb; Augustus St. Gaudens; Francis Lathrop. Textured cream covers with ornate gilt lettering and decoration on front and spine are darkened and marked. Slight bow to covers. Corners are scuffed. Spine-ends are rubbed and bumped. Sound binding. Wigan Public Library plate on inside front cover. Small blind stamps in margin of vignette title-page, 2 pages of prelims, 3 plates and 1 page of poetry. No other library labels or markings. Light foxing to end-papers and on some pages and some plates elsewhere. Bright gilt to upper text-block edge. Vertical and lower text-block edges are uncut (untrimmed) and are darkened. Contains 35 sections, each with a plate showing a small Greek-style head, with differing expressions, a mono-colour plate, and a page with attributed poetry and a decorative header. All pages are of thick paper/thin card. Packed weight 8kg. No dust-jacket. Illustrator: C Grant La Farge; George W Maynard; Christian Fletcher Babb; Augustus St. Gaudens; Francis Lathrop . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19118101036.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$465.62

Granites and Greenstones, A Series of Tables and Notes for Students of Petrology
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Granites and Greenstones, A Series of Tables and Notes for Students of Petrology

By Frank Rutley

Thomas Murby, London, 1894. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Blue boards are darkened, particularly at the vertical edges, plain dark red linen spine, clipped front end-paper, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 03218051281..

$61.34

Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Municipal, Baronial, and Popular Antiquities, Volume II only
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Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Municipal, Baronial, and Popular Antiquities, Volume II only

By edited by Charles Knight

James Sangster and Co, London, 1860. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Black covers with black quarter-leather and gilt lettering on the spine (library rebind), sound binding, Skipton Public Library plate at front,end-papers are darkened. Pages are clean with occasional light foxing. Includes all 12 chromolithographs but one is torn across. Very many black and white illustrations. Size: Folio. One volume of the 2-volume set. Undated by publisher. Dated by reference to COPAC. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42018051290.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$43.28

Aristotle's Works Compleated in Four Parts. Containing: I The Compleat Master-Piece Displacing the Secrets of Nature in the Generation of Man; II His Compleat and Experienced Midwife etc
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Aristotle's Works Compleated in Four Parts. Containing: I The Compleat Master-Piece Displacing the Secrets of Nature in the Generation of Man; II His Compleat and Experienced Midwife etc

By Aristotle

Ware, Hitch and Hodges, London, 1749. Early Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Leather covers are rubbed, wear at head of spine, sound binding, clean pages. Four parts in one binding, frontises and illustrations. Aristotle's Works Compleated in Four Parts. Containing: I The Compleat Master-Piece Displacing the Secrets of Nature in the Generation of Man. Regularly digested into Chapters and Sections, rendering it far more useful and easy than any yet extant. To which is added, A Treasure of Health or The Family Physician, Being Choice and Approved Remedies for all the several Distempers incident to Human Bodies. The Twenty-Fifth Edition, 1753. Double sided frontis and vignette illustrations. 144 pages. II His Compleat and Experienced Midwife In Two Parts. I. Guide for the Child-Bearing Women, In the Time of their Conception, Bearing ans Suckling, with the best Means of Helping them, both in Natural and Unnatural Labours: Together with suuitable Remedies for the various Indispositions of New-born Infants. II. Proper and safe Remedies for the Curing all those Distempers that are incident to the Female Sex and more especially those that are any Obstruction to their Bearing of Children. A Work far more perfect than any yet Extant, and highly Necessary for all Surgeons, Midwives, Nurses, and Child-bearing Women. Made English by W-S-, MD, the Tenth Edition, London. Frontis, fold-out plate, 156 pages. Contents list for Parts I and II. Aristotle's Book of Problems, with other Astronomers, Astrologers, Physicians and Philosophers, Wherein is contain'd divers Questions and Answers Touching the State of Man's Body. Together with The Reasons of divers Wonders in the Crearion: The Generation of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, and Insects; and many other Problems on the most weighty Matters, by Way of Question and Answer. The Twenty-sixth Edition, London, 1749, 152 pages. Frontis. Lower corners (margins) of pages 25-28 are missing and short tears across upper corners . Aristotle's Last Legacy, Unfolding the Mysteries of Nature In the Generation of Man: Treating I Of Virginity, Its Signs and Tokens, and how a Man may know whether he married a Virgin or not. II Of the Organs of Generation in Women with a Description of the Fabrick of the Womb. III Of the Use and Actions og Genitals in the Work of \generation; IV Of Conception, and how to know whether a Woman has conciev'd, and whether of a Male or Female. V Of the Pleasure and Advantage: with the unhappy Consequences of unequal Matches, and Miseries of Unlawful Love. VI Of Barrenness. with Remedy against it: and the signs of Insufficiency, both in Men and Women. VII Directions to both Sexes how to manage themselves in the Act of Coition, or their Venereal Embraces. VIII A Vade Mercum for Midwives and Nurses taining particular Directions for the faithful Discharge of their several Employments. IX Excellent Remedies against all Diseases incident to Virgins and Child-Bearing Women: Fitted for the Use of Midwives, Nurses and all such Persons only as concerned in these Matters. London, Printed for R Ware on Ludgate-Hill, C Hitch in Pater-noster-Row and J Hodges on London-Bridge. 1749. Frontis, 113 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15018031087..

$867.25

Landmarks of the History of England
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Landmarks of the History of England

By The Rev. James White

G Routledge & Co, London; New York, 1858. New Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Half-leather with rubbed and marked covers and gilt lettering and number "23" on spine. Sound binding. Previous owners' names at front, vertical edge of front end-paper is ragged and also front catalogue page, pages are a little darkened with occasional smudges. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42018031063..

$33.72

Some Account of the Brimham Rocks in Yorkshire, Read at the Society of Antiquaries, May 25, 1786
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Some Account of the Brimham Rocks in Yorkshire, Read at the Society of Antiquaries, May 25, 1786

By Hayman Rooke

Paul Graham Publishing, Leeds, 1980. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Limited Printing of 100 copies taken from the Original Edition of 1787. Printed on cream paper with two fold-out plates. Cream covers with grey linen spine and cream title-label on the front, lightly bumped corners and spine-ends, sound binding, clean pages and plates. No dust jacket, as published. Undated by publisher. Estimated date only. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50318031024..

$47.53

Picturesque Scenery in Wales
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Picturesque Scenery in Wales

By John Tillotson

John Christie, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1894. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: H Adlard; Allen; Gastineau; et al. Dark red leather covers with black and gilt decoration and gilt lettering on front and blind-printed decoration on rear. Plain spine. Bevelled edges with rubbed corners and light wear to edges. Cloth split from upper edge of front spine-joint for about 2 cm. Light wear to spine-ends. Gilt text-block edges. Paper split over front internal hinge showing webbing, split between penultimate page and remainder of text. Clean pages and plates with occasional light foxing. School prize presentation plate dated 1894 on front end-paper, lengthy details of previous owners in ink on inside front cover and front end-paper. No dust-jacket. Undated by publisher. Dated from presentation plate. Illustrator: H Adlard; Allen; Gastineau; et al. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53418032015.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$62.80

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