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The Life and Works of William Cowper Now First Completed by the Introduction of His "Private Correspondence." Volume II

By Grimshawe, The Rev. T. S. (Editor)

London: Saunders and Otley, 1836. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 348 pages. 2nd edition. Black leather with brown boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Binding cracked inside front and back cover. Raised bands with gilt decorations on spine. Gilt lettering on spine: "Cowper's Works / Grimshawe / II" Frontispiece engraving of Cowper's Mother; facing is illustrated title page with another engraving. Corners & spine are worn. Top page edges are darkened. Foxing to frontispiece & illustrated title page & endpapers, but not throughout text..

$25.00

My Novel or Varieties in English Life. In Four Volumes. (Volume II)

By Lytton, Sir E. Bulwer (as Pisistratus Caxton)

Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1853. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 379 pages. Volume II only. Brown leather spine and corners; brown & blue marbled boards. Spine decorated with black boxes and gilt..

$20.00

Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer Volume VIII

By Chaucer, Geoffrey (Robert Bell, Editor)

London: John W. Parker and Son West Strand, 1856. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 277 pages. Marbled endpapers, cover, and page edges. Binding cracked inside front and back cover. Contents of the Eighth Volume: Compleynte of a Loveres Lyfe, The Compleynte of Mars and Venus, The Legende of Good Women: The Prologe of Nine Goode Women, Incipit Legenda Cleopatrie Martiris, Egipti Regine, Incipit Legenda Tesbe Babilon, Martiris, Incipit Legenda Didonis, Carthaginis Regine, Incipit Legenda Ypsiphile et Medee, Martiris, Incipit Legenda Lucrecie Rome, Martiris, Incipit Legenda Adriane de Athenes, Incipit Legenda Philomene, Incipit Legenda Phillis, Incipit LegendaYpermystre. Minor Poems: Introduction, The Compleynte of the Dethe of Pite, Ballade de Vilage Sauns Peynture, A Goodly Ballade of Chaucer, Ballade Sent to King Richard, The Compleynte of Chaucer to his Purse, Goode Counseil of Chaucer, A Ballade, L'Envoy de chaucer a Scogan, L'Envoy de Chaucer a Burton, Proverbes of Chaucer, Roundel, Virelai, Chaucer's Prophecy, Chaucer's Words Unto His Own Scrivener, Incipit Oratio Gedfridi Chauncer. Poems Attributed to Chaucer: Introduction, The Lamentation of Mary Magdalene, A Praise of Women, 'Go Forth King', Eight Goodly Questions, with Their Answers, To the Kings Most Noble Grace, and to the Lords and Knights of the Garter, 'It Falleth for a Gentleman'; Glossary: Introduction, Glossary. (Spelling taken directly from the book) Some edgewear, and top page edges are darkened..

$18.00

The Works of the Author of the Night-Thoughts (Volume 3 only)

By Young, Edward

London: Printed for A. Millar, J. and R. Tonson, J. Rivington, et. al., 1767. Book. Near Fine. Full-Leather. 276 pages. Volume III of 4 volumes. Bound in full leather with gilt decoration and lettering to spine; colorful endpapers in yellow, red, blue and green. Foxing on title page and some elsewhere..

$50.00

The Life and Works of William Cowper Now First Completed by the Introduction of His "Private Correspondence." Volume V

By Grimshawe, The Rev. T. S. (Editor)

London: Saunders and Otley, 1836. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 414 pages. 2nd edition. Black leather with brown boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Binding cracked inside front and back cover. Raised bands with gilt decorations on spine. Gilt lettering on spine: "Cowper's Works / Grimshawe / V" Frontispiece engraving of Cowper's House at Weston; facing is illustrated title page with another engraving. Corners & spine are worn. Top page edges are darkened. Foxing to frontispiece & illustrated title page & endpapers, but not throughout text..

$25.00

Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer Volume IV

By Chaucer, Geoffrey (Robert Bell, Editor)

London: John W. Parker and Son West Strand, 1855. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 260 pages. Marbled endpapers, cover, and page edges. Binding cracked inside front and back cover. Contents of the Fourth Volume: the following Poems by Geoffrey Chaucer from The Canterbury Tales: The Prologe to the Persones Tale, The Persones Tale: Introductory Notice. The Courts of Love; The Court of Love, The Assembly of Foules, Of the Cuckow and the Nightingale, The Flower and the Leaf.. (Spelling taken directly from the book) Some edgewear, and top page edges are darkened..

$18.00

Poetical Works of William Cowper. Volume III with Selections from the Works of Robert Lloyd, Nathaniel Cotton, Henry Brooke, Erasmus Darwin, and William Hayley

By Cowper, William (Robert Bell, Editor)

London: John W. Parker and Son West Strand, 1854. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 277 pages. Marbled endpapers, boards, and page edges. Binding cracked inside front and back cover. Raised bands with gilt decorations on spine; 2 pieces of leather missing from 2 panels (British Poets in gilt in red box, and Cowper III. in gilt in dark grey/brown box). Corners & spine are worn. Top page edges are darkened..

$20.00

Introduction to the Literature of Europe in the Fifteenth, Sixteenth, and Seventeenth Centuries. Third Edition. In Three Volumes. Volume I

By Hallam, Henry, F.H.A.S

London: John Murray, 1847. Book. Very Good. Full-Leather. 574 pages. Volume I only. Tan full-leather binding with gilt on front/back covers and spine; red leather box on spine with gilt title, dark blue box with gilt I; raised bands and gilt decorations. Marbled endpapers with matching marbled edges. Very little foxing, only to endpapers. Some wear to leather at corners & spine..

$40.00

The Observer: A New Edition in Three Volumes. Vol II

By Cumberland, R. Esq

London: Printed for J. Richardson and Co., 1822. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 350 pages. Red leather binding with gilt decoration. Spine and cover edges are dark. Title on spine: British Essayists / Observer / Vol. II. All edges gilt. Cracked at front endpaper. Stamp on front endpaper: Brook House, East Grinstead. Small volume measuring 6 3/8" x 4" -- Volume 2 only..

$20.00

Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer Volume III

By Chaucer, Geoffrey (Robert Bell, Editor)

London: John W. Parker and Son West Strand, 1855. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 248 pages. Marbled endpapers, cover, and page edges. Binding cracked inside front and back cover; front cover partially detached. Contents of the Third Volume: the following Poems by Geoffrey Chaucer from The Canterbury Tales: The Secounde Nunnes Tale, The Prologe of the Chanounes Yeman, The Chanounes Yemannes Tale, The Doctoures Prologe, The Tale of the Doctor of Phisik, The Prologe of the Pardoner, The Pardoneres Tale, The Schipmannes Prologe, The Schipmannes Tale, The Prioresses Prologe, The Prioresses Tale, Prologe to Sire Thopas, The Tale of Sir Thopas, Prologe to Melibeus, The Tale of Melibeus, The Prologe of the Monkes Tale, The Monkes Tale, The Prologe of the Nonne Prestes Tale, The Nonne Prest His Tale, The Prologe of the Maunciples Tale, The Maunciples Tale. (Spelling taken directly from the book) Some edgewear, and top page edges are darkened..

$12.00

My Novel or Varieties in English Life. In Four Volumes. (Volume III)

By Lytton, Sir E. Bulwer (as Pisistratus Caxton)

Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1853. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 369 pages. Volume III only. Brown leather spine and corners; brown & blue marbled boards. Spine decorated with black boxes and gilt..

$20.00

Charles Lowder: A Biography

By Anonymous

London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1882. Book. Poor. Half-Leather. 366 pages. "By the author of 'The Life of St. Teresa'" Half Leather. Red-brown-blue marbled boards and page edges. The entire spine is detached & laid in book. Boards are detached. Foxing to pages..

$10.00

Histoire De Cromwell, D'Après les Mémoires du temps et les Recueils Parlementaires .. Tome Second

By Villemain, M

Paris: Ches Maradan, Libraire, 1819. Book. Full-Leather. First Edition. 430 pages. Volume 2 only. Written in French language. Brown full-leather binding, with gilt lettering and decoration on spine; leather scuffed at corners. Leather missing from approximately 1/7th of spine at top. Blue marbled endpapers, darkened around the edges. Light foxing throughout most of text and endpapers..

$24.00