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Dictionary of Anonymous and Pseudonymous English Literature (Samuel Halkett and John Laing). Volumes One to Seven (1-7)
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Dictionary of Anonymous and Pseudonymous English Literature (Samuel Halkett and John Laing). Volumes One to Seven (1-7)

By Samuel Halkett and John Laing; enlarged and edited by James Kennedy, W A Smith and A F Johnson

Haskell House Publishers Ltd, New York, 1971. New and Enlarged Edition, reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 7 volumes in bright red covers with gilt lettering on the spines, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Packed weight approx 10kg. 7 volumes only of set or series. No dust-jackets. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. ISBN: 0838312454. ISBN/EAN: 9780838312452. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05219101035.. 9780838312452 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$109.83

A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, Colloquialisms and Catch-phrases, Solecisms and Catachreses, Nicknames, Vulgarisms and such Americanisms as have been naturalised, complete in two volumes
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A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, Colloquialisms and Catch-phrases, Solecisms and Catachreses, Nicknames, Vulgarisms and such Americanisms as have been naturalised, complete in two volumes

By Eric Partridge

Routledge, London, 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Volume One, The Dictionary; Volume Two, The Supplement. Fark blue dust-jackets with white lettering have light wear on upper edge, clean dark blue covers with gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, light foxing to end-papers, previous owner's name at the front, clean pages. 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05619031125.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$33.48

The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, 1832 (Volume I), No.6, May 5th to No.48
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, 1832 (Volume I), No.6, May 5th to No.48

By Edited by Charles Knight

Charles Knight, London, 1832. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Half-leather with worn marbled boards, scuffed corners and spine-ends. Front inner hinge split, preface sheet is detached, numbers 1-5 (pages 1-48) are missing, page 55/56 and last page (index/illustration) are detached, some pages have ragged edges, front end-paper has long crease across lower corner. Pages are darkened but are otherwise clean. Previous owner's name on title-page. 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: 44018121027..

$36.26

Le Grande Dictionaire Historique, ou Le Me'Lange Curieux de L'Histoire Sacre'e et Profane, Qui Contient en Abbrege: Les Vies de Patriaches, Des Iuges et Des Rois de l'Ancien Testament etc. 2 volumes bound in 4
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Le Grande Dictionaire Historique, ou Le Me'Lange Curieux de L'Histoire Sacre'e et Profane, Qui Contient en Abbrege: Les Vies de Patriaches, Des Iuges et Des Rois de l'Ancien Testament etc. 2 volumes bound in 4

By Louis (Lovys) Moreri

Iean (Jean) Girin, & Barthelemy Riviere, Lyons, 1681. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Deux Tomes (complete) bound as 4 volumes in matching full-leather bindings with banded gilt-decorated spines. Volume I (first part of Tome I) has half-title, frontis, title in black and red, dedication to the King, elaborate header and capital. Each new letter has a simple decorated header and a decorated capital. Volume III (first part of Tome 2) has red and black title-page. Leather is well rubbed with some wear at spine-ends, leather over joints has split at the ends, binding is sound. All four volumes have a bookplate for "Ampleforth Abbey" on inside of front cover together with a small library label at the lower edge, small plain glued labels fixed to upper edge of rear end-papers. Text block edges are speckled red and brown, upper block edges are darkened, lower block edges have a 5-digit reference number written on them. Rear end-paper of Volume I is damaged. Weight of books is approx. 14kg. Full Title: Le Grande Dictionaire Historique, ou Le Me'Lange Curieux de L'Histoire Sacre'e et Profane, Qui Contient en Abbrege: Les Vies de Patriaches, Des Iuges et Des Rois de l'Ancien Testament ; de Souverains Pontifes de l'Eglise; des saints Peres & Docteurs Orthodoxes, des Eveques des quatre Eglises Patriarchales, des Cardinaux, des Prelats celebres; & des Heresiarques: Celles Des Empereurs de Rome, de Grece, D'Alemagne, Chretiens, Payens et Ottomans: des Rois, des Princes Illustre, et des grands Capitaines; des Auteurs Grecs et latin anciens et modernes; des Philosphes, des Inventeurs des Arts, et des autres Personnes de toute Sorte de Profession, renommees par leur Erudition, par leurs Ouvrages, ou par quelque actions eclatante. Il Fait Aussi Remarquer Les Plus Importans Traites des Auteurs; les Opinions particuleres des Philosophes; & les principaux Dogmes des Heresiarques etc. Seconde Edition, Divise'e en Deux Tomes. Size: Folio. Tome 1: [10], 712, 713 to 1359,Tome II: [8] 708, 709 to 1263. 4-volume set (complete). Text is in French. 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: 04418071046.. These books are much heavier than 1kg and may incur significant additional delivery charges to some delivery services to some locations.

$1895.23

The Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary being a Curious Miscellany of Sacred and Prophane History etc
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The Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary being a Curious Miscellany of Sacred and Prophane History etc

By Jeremy Collier

Printed for Henry Rhodes near Bride-Lane in Fleetstreet; Thomas Newborough, at the Golden-Ball in St. Paul’s Church Yard, the Assigns of L. Meredith at the Star in St. Paul’s Churchyard; and Elizabeth Harris at the Harrow in Little-Britain, London, 1701. Second Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. The Second Edition Revis’d Corrected and Enlarg’d to the Year 1688. Two volumes. Well-worn leather binding with banded spines, scuffed corners and short splits in leather at spine-ends. Leathers is lifting on upper corner of fronr cover of vol. II and ispartially split/cracke on both joints. Sound binding with covers firmly attached but with paper splitting over internal hinges. Front pasted end-paper of vol. I is lifting from inside of front cover. Clean pages. Previous owner's name at front. Non-paginated, text in parallel columns, red and black title-pages, frontis to volume I Full Title: The Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary being a Curious Miscellany of Sacred and Prophane History. Containing, in short, The Lives and most Remarkable Actions of the Patriarchs, Judges, and Kings of the Jews; Of the Apostles, Fathers, and Doctors of the Church; Of Popes, Cardinals, and Bishops etc. Of Heresiarchs and Schismaticks, with an Account of their Principal Doctrines; Of Emperors, Kings, Illustrious Princes, and Great Generals; Of Ancient and Modern Authors; Of Philosophers, Inventors of Arts, and those who have recommended themselves to the World, by their Valour, Virtue, Learning, or some Notable Circumstances of their Lives. Together with the Establishment and Progress both of Religious and Military Orders, and the Lives of their Founders. As also, The Fabulous History of the Heathen Gods and Heroes. The Descriptions of Empires, Kingdoms, Common-wealths, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Islands, Mountains, Rivers, and other considerable Places, both of Ancient and Modern Geography; wherein is observed the Situation, Extent and Quality of the Country; the Religion, Government, Morals and Cusoms of the Inhabitants; the Sects of Christians, Jews, Heathens and Mahometans. The principal Terms of Arts and Sciences; the Publick and Solemn Actions, as Festivals, Plays etc. The Statutes and Laws; and withal, the History of the General and Particular Councils, under the Names of the Places where they have been celebrated. The whole being full of Remarks and Curious Enquiries, for the Illustration of several Dificulties in Theology, History, Chronology and Geography. Collected from the best Historians, Chronologers, and Lexicographers; as Calvisius, Helvicus, Isaacson, Marsham, Hoffman, Lloyd, Chevreau and others: but more especially out of Lewis Morery D.D. his Eighth Edition Corrected and Enlarged by Monsieur Le Clerc, In Two Volumes in Folio. To which are added, by way of Supplement, intermix’d throughout the Alphabet, The Lives, most Remarkable Actions, and Writings of several Ilustrious Families of our English, Scotch and Irish Nobility and Gentry, and most Famous Men of all Professions, Arts and Sciences: As also, an Exact Description of their Kingdoms; with the most Considerable Occurrences that have happened to this present Time. Packed weight approx. 6kg. 2-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: 05618021067.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$547.45

A Concise Encyclopedia of ISLAM
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A Concise Encyclopedia of ISLAM

By Gordon D. Newby

Oneworld, 2002. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8.5" x 5" approx. Fresh illustrated covers, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1851682953. ISBN/EAN: 9781851682959. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 72217101020.. 9781851682959

$10.59

An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language
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An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language

By Walter W Keat

Oxford at the Clarendon Press, London, 1983. New Edition Revised and Enlarged. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean dark blue covers, gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, prize plate on inside of front cover, clean pages. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05617071035.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$61.14