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A Gazetteer of the World, or Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Compiled from the Most Recent Authorities , and Forming a Complete Body of Modern Geography, Physical, Political, Statistical, Historical, and Ethnographical [ 7 Volumes Leather Bindings ]
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A Gazetteer of the World, or Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Compiled from the Most Recent Authorities , and Forming a Complete Body of Modern Geography, Physical, Political, Statistical, Historical, and Ethnographical [ 7 Volumes Leather Bindings ]

By Edited by a Member

Edinburgh & London: A. Fullarton & Co, 1856. Complete set, in 7 volumes. Books measure 26x17.5.cm. Circa 5,500 pages, 84 full page steel engravings, 41 maps or plans, some coloured, some more than one image per page. Bound in original publishers full gilt and blind stamped leather, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling, gilt lines, full marble erdges, marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed on edges and corners, some abrasion wear, occasional minor knock, slight lean on spines, some boards with light white fleck/splash?. Generally alll bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates clean throughout. A very nice set, in very attractive period bindings. . Full Calf. Very Good. Large 8 Vo.

$1653.00

Charles Dickens Library [ Complete Set. Leather Bound. 18 Volumes ]
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Charles Dickens Library [ Complete Set. Leather Bound. 18 Volumes ]

By Dickens Charles

London: The Educational Book Co. Ltd , 1910. Complete set. 18 volumes.Books measure 19x13.5.cm. Numerous illustrations throughout. Bound in original publishers half marocco, cloth boards, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling within compartments, top gilt edges. Leather lightly rubbed, some very minor wear or marking. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates clean throughout. A very nice clean well bound set. . Half Calf. Very Good. Illus. by Harry Furniss . 8vo.

$462.84

A Practical Treatise on the Operative Surgery of the Eye
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A Practical Treatise on the Operative Surgery of the Eye

By Guthrie G. J.

London: Printed for Joseph Butler, 1838. Book measures 23.5x15.cm. Collation,8pp catalogue, vii,[2]8,554,[2]pp, 7 plates of which 4 are hand coloured. Bound in original publishers cloth, rebacked retaining most of the original spine. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor abrasion wear, original paper title label worn with loss. Generally a very good clean firm binding. Internally, frontis chipped on edges, some light dust/dirt marking. Pages and plates in good clean condition throughout. A nice clean copy. . Third Edition. Cloth. Very Good. 8vo.

$462.84

Le Teinturier Universel Echo Des Applications Des Matieres Colorantes Aux Arts Et A L'Industrie
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Le Teinturier Universel Echo Des Applications Des Matieres Colorantes Aux Arts Et A L'Industrie

By Chevreul, M.E.

Paris: Au Bureau du Journal, Paris, 1862. Printed 1862-1863. No 1-24. Book measures 31.5x23.cm. 192pp, issue 1 to 24. Bound in original publishers printed wrapper. Worn with loss on spine, light dust marking, light crease lines. Generally binding in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice clean copy. . Soft Cover. Near Very Good. Quarto.

$191.75

Baedeker Guides [ 10 Volumes ]
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Baedeker Guides [ 10 Volumes ]

By Baedeker Karl

Karl Baedeker, 1893. 10 guides. 1. Tirol. Published Leipzig. 1938, lvi,348pp, maps, A very good clean bright copy. Internally, pages, maps/plans clean. 2. Paris et ses Environs. Published Leipzig & Paris. 1911. xxvi,481pp, 58pp appendice. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor wear. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, one map has a short tear. Pages and maps/plans in good clean condition. 3. Belgien und Holland. Luxemburg. Published Leipzig 1904.xl504pp, Cloth very lightly rubbed/faded. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, previous owners name/date on half title, light stain mark to about 30pp. Pages/maps/plans in good clean condition. 4. Riviera und Sudost-Frankreich. Published Leipzig.1930. xxxii,504pp. A very good clean binding. Internally, previous owners name/date on half title page. Pages/maps/plands in good clean condition. 5. Great Britain1927. Leipzig lxx,696pp, A very good clean binding. Internally, pages/maps/plans clean throughout. 6. Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. Published Leipzig 1912. lx,478pp, plus Sketch of Norwegian and Swedish Grammar, 38pp. A very good clean binding. Internally, pages/maps/plans clean throughout. 7. Switzerland. Published Leipzig 1928. liv,618pp. A very good clean binding. Internally, pages/maps/plans in good clean condition. 8. Northern Germany. Published Leipzig. 1893. xxxiv,422pp, plus Index of Streets and Plans of Berlin. Cloth lightly rubbed, some minor abrasion wear. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, previous owners name/date on free endpapers, small private library stamp on title page. Pages/maps/plans in good clean condition. 9. Southern Germany and Austria including Hungary and Transylvania. Published Leipzig. 1880. xvi,374pp, maps. Cloth rubbed, wear loss on head of spine, cloth age darkened. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages/maps/plans clean throughout. 10. Traveller's Manual of Conversation in four Languages. Published Leipsic. ix,331pp. No date 1930s?. Cloth lightly rubbed, bumped. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean. Overall a very nice clean collection of Baedeker Guides. . Cloth. Very Good. Small 8vo.

$238.03

The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche [ 17 Volumes ]
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The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche [ 17 Volumes ]

By Nietzsche Friedrich [ Edited By Dr. Oscar Levy ]

London: T. N. Foulis, 1909. Limited to 1500 sets. Nietzsche works in 18 volumes, lacking volume 6. Some volume numbers have been corrected by hand. Volime 1. The Birth Of Tragedy. 2. Early Greek Philosophy. 3. The Future of our Educational Institutions. 4. Thoughts out of Season. part 1. 5. Part 2. 7. Human All-Too Human. 8. The Case of Wagner. 9. The Dawn of Day. 10. The Joyful Wisdom. 11. Thus Spake Zarathustra. 12. Beyond Good and Evil. 13. The Genealogy of Moral. 14. The Will to Power. Part 1. 15. Part 2. 16. The Twilight of the Idols. 17. Ecce Homo. 18. Index. Bound in original publishers blue cloth, with gilt lettering, crest of Nietzsche on top boards. Cloth rubbed, scuffed worn, a few joints split, paper labels on spine. Generally bindings worn, but in reasonable condition. Internally, booplate of the Rationalist Press Association, occasional library mark or annotation. Pages in good clean condition. . Cloth. Good. 8vo.

$694.26

Ellen and Francisco, a Brazilian Tale, Found on Fact, in Five Cantos
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Ellen and Francisco, a Brazilian Tale, Found on Fact, in Five Cantos

By Cotter Rev James L.

Cork : Printed By F. Jackson , 1850. Book measures 19x12.cm. vi-148pp, 2pp list of subscribers. Bound in period full calf, flat gilt bands, gilt title, ruled lines, full gilt edges. marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, some minor scuff marking, lightly discolouring. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, neat period gift inscription on first blank. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. . Full Calf. Very Good. 8vo.

$238.03

A Series Of Picturesque Views Of Seats Of The Noblemen And Gentlemen Of Great Britain And Ireland With Descriptive And Historical Letterpress. [WITH:] Fac-Simile Of Autographs Of Subscribers To The Picturesque Views Of Seats  [ Complete in 7 Volumes ]
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A Series Of Picturesque Views Of Seats Of The Noblemen And Gentlemen Of Great Britain And Ireland With Descriptive And Historical Letterpress. [WITH:] Fac-Simile Of Autographs Of Subscribers To The Picturesque Views Of Seats [ Complete in 7 Volumes ]

By Morris Francis Orpen

London: London: William Mackenzie, [1880], 1880. Complete in 6 volumes, plus Fac-Simile autographs volume, [ 7 volumes in all ]. Books measure 11 x 9 inches. 240 coloured plates. Bound in elaborate gilt cloth, full gilt edges. Cloth lightly rubbed, some nicks and abrasion wear, Fac-Simile volume worn on head and tail with loss. Generally bindings in good clean firm bright condition. Internally, pages plates clean throughout. A nice set.. Decorative Gilt Cloth. Near Very Good. Quarto.

$502.51

Geldrogallica Conjuratio in totius Belgicae clarissimam Civitatem Antwerpiam, duce Martino Rosheymio,
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Geldrogallica Conjuratio in totius Belgicae clarissimam Civitatem Antwerpiam, duce Martino Rosheymio,

By Servilius (Joannes)

Antwerp,: Antonius Dumaeus,, 1542. Book measures 15x10.5.cm. Unpaginated, signatures, in 8s, a8,A8 to-H8. Bound in full early vellum. Light dust/dirt marking, slighly sprung. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, early inscription on top margin of title pages, some very light staining. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy. . Vellum. Very Good. Small 8 Vo.

$1256.28

Intentions  [ the English Library No 54. Half Vellum ]
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Intentions [ the English Library No 54. Half Vellum ]

By Wilde Oscar

Leipzig: Heinemann and Balestier , 1891. Book measures 15.5x11.5.cm. 212pp. Bound in period half vellum, vellum corners, green cloth boards, ornate gilt tooling on spine, leather title label, top gilt edge, marble endpapers. Vellum lightly dust/dirt marked, leather label chipped on corners. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners name on first blank. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean copy, in a very attractive binding. . Half Vellum. Very Good Plus. Small 8 Vo.

$238.03

A Hand-Book of Epsom, with Illustrations on Wood and Steel, Embracing the Villages of Ewell, Letherhead, Ashtead, Banstead and Chessington
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A Hand-Book of Epsom, with Illustrations on Wood and Steel, Embracing the Villages of Ewell, Letherhead, Ashtead, Banstead and Chessington

By Swete C. J.

Epson: John Nelson, 1860. Book measures 18.5x12.5.cm. Collation, iv200pp, 66,[2]pp adverts, map and 13 illustrations. Bound in period full calf, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling within compartments, ruled lines. Calf lightly rubbed, bumped on corners, hinge joints rubbed. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, some annotaions in pencil, light spotting to plates. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition. A very nice well bound copy. . Full Calf. Very Good. 8vo.

$198.36

Old and New London: a Narrative of Its History, Its People, and Its Places  [ Full Set 6 Volumes. Leather Bindings ]
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Old and New London: a Narrative of Its History, Its People, and Its Places [ Full Set 6 Volumes. Leather Bindings ]

By Thornbury Walter

London: Cassell Petter & Galpin , 1885. Books measure 26.5.x19.5.cm. Circa 3,500 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, marble boards, flat gilt bands, gilt lettering, full coloured edges. Calf lightly rubbed, some scuff marking, a few corners bumped. Generally all bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages very clean throughout. A very attractive set. . Half Calf. Very Good Plus. Large 8vo.

$290.93

Our parish registers; being three hundred years of curious local history as collected from the original registers churchwardens' accounts and monumental records of the parish of Waltham Holy Cross.
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Our parish registers; being three hundred years of curious local history as collected from the original registers churchwardens' accounts and monumental records of the parish of Waltham Holy Cross.

By Winters W.

Published By The Author, Churchyard, Waltham Abbey, Essex , 1885. Book measures 18x12.cm. 239pp. Bound in modern cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good clean solid copy. . Cloth. Very Good. Small 8 Vo.

$99.18

The Parochial Topography of the Rape of Bramber, in the Western Division of the County of Sussex. Vol. II. Part the Second
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The Parochial Topography of the Rape of Bramber, in the Western Division of the County of Sussex. Vol. II. Part the Second

By Cartwright Edmund

London: Printed by J. B. Nichols and Son , 1830. Book measures 39x28cm. Collation, xvi,402,[1]pp, 30 plates, including 3 coloured maps, 2 coloured plates. Bound in later cloth with gilt lettering. Cloth rubbed, some minor wear, fading. Generally a good solid binding. Internally,large folding county map has an old repair along fold, some folds split, crease marks, other wear, [ the map is complete ], some occasional spotting, 1 page repaired on margin. Pages and plates in good condition. A good clean solid copy.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Very Good. Folio.

$429.78

A Tour Round Ireland Through the Sea Coast Counties, in the Autum of 1835
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A Tour Round Ireland Through the Sea Coast Counties, in the Autum of 1835

By Barrow John

London: John Murray, 1836. Book measures 20.5x13.cm. Collation, xi,[1],379,38pp, complete with 8 plates, and folding map. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Cloth rubbed, some abrasion wear on head and tail of spine, joints have short splits. Generally binding in good condition. Internally, heavy tanning/foxing to plates. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice copy, in the original publishers binding. . Cloth. Near Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$231.42

An Investigation of the Principles of Athenian Architecture, or the Result of a Recent Survey Conducted Chiefly with Reference to the Optical Refinements Exhibited in the Construction of the Ancient Buildings at Athens
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An Investigation of the Principles of Athenian Architecture, or the Result of a Recent Survey Conducted Chiefly with Reference to the Optical Refinements Exhibited in the Construction of the Ancient Buildings at Athens

By Penrose Francis Cranmer

London: Published By the Society of Dilettanti . Printed By W. Nicol , 1851. Book measures 57x39.cm. Collation, 101pp, engraved frontis, 41 plates, of which 5 are coloured mounted chromolithographic. Bound in modern half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt lines and title lettering. Some minor handling wear, some fading. Generally a very good clean firm binding. Internally, previous owners blind stamp on top corner of title page, plates have been cleaned at some time, [ probably 20/30 years ago, most likely the same time the book was rebound ]. Some light dust/dirt marking, some minor repairs. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A nice well bound copy. . Half Calf with Marble Boards. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$1388.52

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire  [ 12 Volumes. Fine  Bindings ]
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire [ 12 Volumes. Fine Bindings ]

By GIbbon Edward

London: Lackington Hughes Harding Mavor and Jones, 1820. Complete set, in 12 volumes. Books measure 22x14cm. Circa 5,000 pages, folding map. Bound in full red morocco, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, gilt and blind stamped dentelles, full gilt edges, coloured endpapers. Calf light rubbed, some light minor wear, a few hinge joints very slightly cracked. All bindings in very good clean condition. Gilt tooling and dentells on volumes 2 & 8 are very slightly different. My guess is that, in the 1850s these volumes were replaced and the binder has used a slightly different, but very closely matched gilt tool. Internally, occasional light spotting, foxing to map. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice clean set, in very attractive period bindings. . A New Edition. Full Calf. Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$991.80

The Plays of William Shakspeare Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copy Left By the Late George Steevens, Esq. With a Series of Engravings from Original Designs of Henry Fuseli, Esq. R. A. Professor of Paintings. [ Complete in 10 Volumes ]
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The Plays of William Shakspeare Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copy Left By the Late George Steevens, Esq. With a Series of Engravings from Original Designs of Henry Fuseli, Esq. R. A. Professor of Paintings. [ Complete in 10 Volumes ]

By Shakspeare William

London: printed for F. C. And J. Rivington, 1805. Complete in 10 volumes. Books measure 24x15.cm. Circa 4,000 pages, 31 engraved plates. Bound in full calf. At some time, not recently, each volume has been professionally rebacked, retaining the original mottled boards, flat gilt bands, gilt tooling and lettering, full marble edges Calf lightly rubbed, some minor abrasion wear, spines are slightly dull, faded. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice clean well bound set. . Full Calf. Very Good Plus. Large 8vo.

$991.80

New Plan of London Improved
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New Plan of London Improved

By Cruchley [ Published By ]

London: George Frederick Cruchley , 1851. No printed date, cirac 1851.Large linen backed coloured map, in 36 secition. Map measures 45.5x25.5 inches, [ 1170x658mm ]. Map has some very minor marking, a few corners very slightly lifting, slight loss of marging, not affecting printed area. Generally the map is in very good clean condition. Without slipcase.. Very Good.

$3702.72

Musaeum Hermeticum Reformatum et Amplificatum.
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Musaeum Hermeticum Reformatum et Amplificatum.

By Frinck Karl R. H. [ Introdution By ]

Graz, Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt,, 1970. Book measures 20.5x15.cm. xliii,[6],863pp, 4 folding plates, illustrated throughout. Bound in original faux leather, with gilt lettering. Binding rubbed, some minor scuff marks. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A good clean copy. . Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$63.48

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