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Progress in Women's Education in the British Empire. Being the Report of the Education Section, Victorian Era
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Progress in Women's Education in the British Empire. Being the Report of the Education Section, Victorian Era

By Warwick Countess

London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1898. Inscribed copy. '' Col Sir S. B. Buggles-Brise. Presented by Lady Warwick ''. Book measures 20x14.cm. Collation, xxiv,370pp, folding chart. Bound in original publishers pink decorative cloth. Cloth faded with a lean on spine, lightly rubbed. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, browning to endpaper. Pages in good clean condition. A good solid inscribed copy. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Publishers Cloth. Near Very Good. 8vo.

$233.60

Works [ Complete in 12 Volumes ]
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Works [ Complete in 12 Volumes ]

By Eliot George [ Mary Anne Evans ]

Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1901. Books measure 17 x 11 cm. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt tooling and lettering, top gilt edges, marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, some minor abrasion wear, some fading to spines. Generally, all bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A very nice set, in attractive period bindings. . Half Calf. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$493.16

Christina, the Maid of the South Seas; a Poem
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Christina, the Maid of the South Seas; a Poem

By Mitford Mary Russell

London: Printed by A.J. Valpy.for F.C. and J. Rivington, London,, 1811. Book measures 22 x 14 cm. Collation, x,[2],332pp, 1pp errata. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, dentells to board edges, marble endpapers. Spine rebacked. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, first 12pp have some brown spotting, slightly heavy, some other very occasional light spotting. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy, in a very attractive binding. . First Edition. Period Calf. Very Good. 8vo.

$311.47

Die fantastische Welt der Hannah Höch. Die Puppe Balsamine und der Zauberbusch.
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Die fantastische Welt der Hannah Höch. Die Puppe Balsamine und der Zauberbusch.

By Hoch Hannah

Düsseldorf. Galerie Remmert und Barth., 2008. Book measures 24.5. x 17.5.cm. 144pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers blue cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean and bright. A very nice near fine copy. . Publisher Cloth. Very Good Plus Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo.

$71.38

Lady's Pictorial a Newspaper for the Home  [ 1883 ]
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Lady's Pictorial a Newspaper for the Home [ 1883 ]

By Lady's Pictorial

Great Britain, 1883. Book measures 41 x 28 cm. Lady's Pictorial Newspaper, from January 6th to December 29th, 1883. full year. 452pp,32pp,420pp, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt lines and lettering, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed, scuffed, worn on edges, nicked on tail of spine, hinge joints worn, but boards still attached. Generally a good clean binding. Internally, endpaper joints split, but contents holding firm, 4 pages worn. Pages in very good clean condition. A good clean volume. . Half Calf. Very Good. Folio.

$324.45

Atalanta's Garland Being the Book of the Edinburgh University Women's Union 1926
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Atalanta's Garland Being the Book of the Edinburgh University Women's Union 1926

By Anon

Edinburgh: Printed at the University Press , 1926. Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, xiv,191,[1]pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers cloth backed, decorative boards, paper title label. Binding lightly dust marked, slightly bumped on corners. Generally binding in very good firm condition. Internally, some light spotting. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition. A nice copy. . First Edition. Publishers Boards. Very Good. 8vo.

$45.42

The Novels of Jane Austen : the text based on Collation of the Early Editions.with Notes Indexes and Illustrations from Contemporary Sources [ 5 volumes, complete set ]
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The Novels of Jane Austen : the text based on Collation of the Early Editions.with Notes Indexes and Illustrations from Contemporary Sources [ 5 volumes, complete set ]

By Austen Jane

Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1923. Complete in 5 volumes. Large paper edition, limited to 1000 sets. Books measure 9 1/4 x 6 inches. Each volumes has a coloured frontispiece. Bound in modern green quarter calf, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title labels, marble boards and endpapers. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean well bound set.. Quarter Calf. Very Good Plus. Large 8vo.

$1557.36

The Lady of the Manor [ Inscribed By Mrs Sherwood ]
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The Lady of the Manor [ Inscribed By Mrs Sherwood ]

By Sherwood Mrs [ Mary Martha ]

London: Houlston and Stoneman , 1845. Inscribed on verso of title page in volume 1 '' Emily Jane Budd from her ever affectionate M. M. Sherwod, July 3rd , 1849 ''. It seems as if Emily Jane Budd (1841-1927), was the sister of Dr Herbert Goldingham Budd (1843-1902), of Worcester, and aunt of Herbert Hayward Budd, also a doctor who worked with leprosy patients in Robben Island, South Africa. She would have been 9 when MM Sherwood (also of Worcester) gave her this children's book. Three volumes only, volumes 1,2 & 3, mixed editions, volume 1 & 3 fifth edition, printed 1845, volume 2 fourth edition, printed 1841. Bound in uniform period embossed cloth. Bindings have been refurbished at some time. All 3 bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice part set. . Signed by Author. Very Good. 8vo.

$681.35

Poems of Passion and Pleasure
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Poems of Passion and Pleasure

By Wilcox Ella Wheeler

London: Gay & Hancock , 1912. Book measures 11 1/4 x 9 inches. 266pp, 20 full page tipped in plates, each with tissue guard. Bound in original publishers gilt cloth. Cloth lightly rubbed, some light marking or fading. Generally a very nice binding. Internally, some occasional light spotting. Pages and plates in good condition. A nice copy.. Publishers Gilt Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Dudley Tennant . Quarto.

$110.31

Dramas Translations and Occasional Poems
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Dramas Translations and Occasional Poems

By Dacre Lady [ Barbarina Brand ] [ Inscribed Copy ]

London & Birmingham: John Murray [ Not Published ], 1821. Inscribed on free endpaper '' to George Hibbert Esq with Lady Dacre's Compliments '' George Hibbert, English Merchant, Politician, Slave and ship owner, book collector. Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 9 x 6 inches. Collation, ix,249pp,vi,269pp, errata slip. Bound in later plain boards, leather title labels.Bindings rubbed, some loss, some fading. Both bindings are holding firm. Internally, previous owners bookplate, some persistant light spotting, heavy to endpapers. Pages in good condition. A good set. . Signed by Author. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$746.24

The Novels of Jane Austen. [ Complete in 6 Volumes ]
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The Novels of Jane Austen. [ Complete in 6 Volumes ]

By Austen Jane

London: The Waverley Book Company Ltd , 1910. No date, circa 1910. Complete in 6 volumes. Mansfield Park. Emma. Northanger Abbey. Sense and Sensibility. Pride and Prejudice. Letters. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt design and title lettering on spines. Cloth lightly rubbed, cloth on spines of 5 volumes faded, very slight lean on spines. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, illustrated frontis to each volume, pages in good clean condition. A nice set. . Publishers Cloth. 8vo.

$584.01

My Recreations. Verses
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My Recreations. Verses

By Ford Emily E.

New York: Hurd and Houghton. The Riverside Press , 1872. Ethical Socirty bookplate, and occasional stamp. Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 inches. viii,255pp. Bound in original publishers rust coloured cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth rubbed on edges, some wear on head and tail of spine, small library number. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice firm copy. . First Edition. Publishers Cloth. Good Plus. 8vo.

$103.82

The Englishwoman in India
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The Englishwoman in India

By Diver Maud

Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood & Sons , 1909. Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. [8]259pp, 32pp catalogue. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, very minor wear. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very good clean copy. . First Edition. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$162.23

Some natural types of spiritual Things [ Biblical Text ]
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Some natural types of spiritual Things [ Biblical Text ]

By Blackmore C. E.

Wandsworth Common. Surrey : Miss Champion's , 1864. Book measures 9 x 6 1/2 inches. 14 decorative cromolithographic plates, including imprint opposite title page. Bound in original publishers gilt boards with bevelled edges, full gilt edges. Cloth is lightly dust/dirt marked, small stain mark on bottom board. Binding in good solid condition. Internally, pages/plates in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, of a rare title.. First Edition. Very Good. Quarto.

$551.57

Jo's Boys and How They Turned Out. A Sequel to "Little Men."
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Jo's Boys and How They Turned Out. A Sequel to "Little Men."

By Alcott Louisa M.

Boston: Robert Brothers , 1886. First edition, first state. Book measures 7 x 5 inches. 365pp, 18pp adverts, illustrated frontispiece. Bound in original publishers brown cloth, tooling in black and gilt. Cloth lightly rubbed, black tooling faded from leaf design on top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. . Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$233.60

Hardy and Hunter a Boy's Own Story
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Hardy and Hunter a Boy's Own Story

By Ward Mrs

London: G. Routledge & Co, 1858. Book measures 7 x 4 3/4 inches. Collation, vi,[2],464pp, 8pp catalogue, 6 full page plates. Bound in original publishers gilt blue cloth. Cloth has been repaired, restored. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners inscription dated 1858. Pages and plates in good condition. A very nice copy.. Very Good. 8vo.

$54.51

The Birthday with Other Tales
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The Birthday with Other Tales

By Dagley Elizabeth Frances

London: London: T. Griffiths, Wellington St., Strand. Sold by R. Jennings, Cheapside. . . and Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper, Paternoster Row, 1829., 1829. Book measures 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Collation, vi,[2],270pp, engraved frontis, engraved title, printed title. Bound in period quarter calf, marble boards, gilt lettering. Boards lightly rubbed on edges, with minor loss. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, gift inscription on top margin of title page, dated 1832. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy. . First Edition. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$227.12

Dave's Sweetheart
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Dave's Sweetheart

By Gaunt Mary

Melbourne : Melville, Mullen and Slade , 1894. Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, 264 pages. Bound in original publishers light blue cloth. Cloth age darkened, light rubbed, publishers file label on top board, top edge dust marked. Binding in good solid condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition throughout. A good solid copy. . First Edition. Near Very Good. 8vo.

$207.65

Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850–1915 (Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present)
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Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850–1915 (Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present)

Engalnd: Ashgate Publishing , 2012. Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. 231 pages. Bound in original publishers black hardcover. Binding in excellent clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. . Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$51.91

Records of Girlhood: An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women's Childhoods (Nineteenth Century Series (Ashgate))
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Records of Girlhood: An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women's Childhoods (Nineteenth Century Series (Ashgate))

By Sanders Valerie

England: Ashgate Publishing, 2012. Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. 230 pages, illustrated. Bound in original publishers black hardcover. Binding in excellent clean firm condition. Dust jacket clean and bright. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. . Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$62.29

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