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The Engineer Vol. XXXVIII - From July to December, 1874 Including supplement Index of Jan. 1875

By The Engineer

London: Office for Publication and Advertisements , 1874. complete run of The Engineer for 1874 includes splendid plates as shown in images. Original cloth hardback binding missing spine and boards detached. Contents clean and tight, endpapers marked but the contents is very clean, some pages bound out of sequence, plates bright, unmarked, no inscriptions or stamps. A very good copy containing steel engraved plates and illustrations.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Folio. Book, Fine Art Print.

$224.45

ATLAS DE LA FRANCE VINICOLE. TOME VI. LES EAUX DE VIE DE FRANCE. LE COGNAC .  Special limited edition, No. 195, produced for J. & F. Martell
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ATLAS DE LA FRANCE VINICOLE. TOME VI. LES EAUX DE VIE DE FRANCE. LE COGNAC . Special limited edition, No. 195, produced for J. & F. Martell

By Larmat, L.

Paris: Louis Larmat, 1947. limited edition no.185 includes six colour maps, one colour graph, numerous images within each section. Each section is held in original wrappers printed in colours, with J. & F. Martell s heraldic coat of arms added for this special edition, some wear and significant repairs to the hinges etc. Sections are Cognar, La Grande Champagne, La Petite Champagne et Les Borderies, Les Bois, Les Bons Bois, Les Bois Ordinaires .12-page supplement on the history of the Maison Martell, and various statistics, graphics and explanatory texts. Historique de la maison Martell. . Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 45x33cm. Book.

$290.47

OBSERVATIONS ON POPULAR ANTIQUITIES CHIEFLY ILLUSTRATING THE ORIGIN OF OUR VULGAR CUSTOMS ,CEREMONIES AND SUPERSTITIONS Complete in 2 Volumes
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OBSERVATIONS ON POPULAR ANTIQUITIES CHIEFLY ILLUSTRATING THE ORIGIN OF OUR VULGAR CUSTOMS ,CEREMONIES AND SUPERSTITIONS Complete in 2 Volumes

By Brand, John.; Revised By Ellis, Henry.

London: F.C. And J. Rivington and Others, 1813. 2 volumes - pp. vol I: xxii 486; vol II:xi 731. Original full leather binding with gilt lettering and decoration to the spine, leather with some wear, rubbed and a little chipped, leather now norished,front joint of volume 1 repaired crack, boards clean. Contents clean and tight, just a few spots, marks to the endpapers, bookplate belonging to John Clerk Brodie to both pastedowns, otherwise very clean and bright, all edges marbled, no inscriptions. A good set. Please note these are heavy books, a small postal surcharge may apply.. Revised. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to. Book.

$178.24

THE QUIVER : AN ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE FOR SUNDAY AND GENERAL READING VOL. XV  1880
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THE QUIVER : AN ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE FOR SUNDAY AND GENERAL READING VOL. XV 1880

By Bishop of Rochester, Rev. T. Morris, Rev. C. Ellicott et al.

London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., 1880. pp vii 760; numerous b/w illustrations throughout. Bound in dark blue half leather, gilt decoration and lettering to spine, very good with minimal wear, joints firm. Contents clean and tight, a little marking, spotting to front and last few pages, no inscriptions. A very good copy. [We also hold 1872 vol. VII in the same binding if interested]. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Barnes, R.; Cruikshank, Geo.; Gregory, C. Etc.. 8vo. Book.

$36.97

THE QUIVER : AN ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE FOR SUNDAY AND GENERAL READING VOL. VII TONE PAPER SERIES 1872
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THE QUIVER : AN ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE FOR SUNDAY AND GENERAL READING VOL. VII TONE PAPER SERIES 1872

By Alton Clyde, John G. Watts, Rev George Chadwick. et al.

London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., 1872. pp viii 864; numerous b/w illustrations throughout. Bound in dark blue half leather, gilt decoration and lettering to spine, very good with minimal wear, joints firm. Contents clean and tight, a little marking, spotting to front and last few pages, no inscriptions. A very good copy. [We also hold 1880 vol. XV in the same binding if interested]. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Barnes, R.; Cruikshank, W.; Seabrook, Grace. Etc.. 8vo. Book.

$36.97

THE PARISH REGISTER OF PUTNEY IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY  Vol.1
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THE PARISH REGISTER OF PUTNEY IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY Vol.1

By Hare, Amy.; Bannerman, Bruce. Editor

London: Privately Printed, 1913. 1620 - 1734 weddings, baptisms and buriels. vol. I iv, 256. Bound in burgundy cloth with gilt to the spine, very good. Contents clean and tight, attractive private plate to the front free endpapers, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (13.5 x 22 cm). Book.

$39.61

THE REGISTERS OF FARLEIGH IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY
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THE REGISTERS OF FARLEIGH IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY

By R. Garraway Rice Editor

London: Surrey Parish Register Society, 1906. pp. vii 48, photographic plate. burgundy cloth with gilt vignette to the front board, blind ruled lines to board edges, light wear only. Contents clean and tight, endpaper a little spotted, half title tonned. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$13.20

RUSSIAN KERCHIEFS AND SHAWLS
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RUSSIAN KERCHIEFS AND SHAWLS

By Yefimova, Louisa and Rina Belogorskaya (Compilers)

Leningrad: Aurora Art Publications, 1985. 166 pages; numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Original hardback binding, near fine with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$29.05

STRICTURES ON THE MODERN SYSTEM OF FEMALE EDUCATION; PRACTICAL PIETY OR, THE INFLUENCE OF THE RELIGION OF THE HEART ON THE CONDUCT OF THE LIF - Two VolumesE

By More, Hannah

London: Printed for T. Cadell, 1799. Volume I, 1799, fifth edition, pp. [viii], 302, Volume II, 1811, fourth edition, pp. 268. Matching leather binding with gilt on black spine labels, very good with some general wear and rubbing. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions or annotation to the front free end-paper.. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$59.41

A SHORT HISTORY OF PLAYING CARDS

By Sir Gurney Benham

Privately Published, 1935. A limited edition copy. 55 pages; numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Original hardback binding, near fine with very little general wear. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo. Book.

$23.77

THE REGISTER OF ADMISSIONS TO THE DUKE OF NORTHUMBERLAND'S SCHOOL ALNWICK 1811-1911
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THE REGISTER OF ADMISSIONS TO THE DUKE OF NORTHUMBERLAND'S SCHOOL ALNWICK 1811-1911

By Two of the Officers of the Governing Body

Leicester: William H. Lead, 1911. pp. xxxix 160. Original binding near fine with no marking, just a little rubbed to the top and bottom of the spine. Contents clean and tight, facsimile of school prize bookplate to front pastedown, fold out facsimile letter, light foxing to first and last few pages, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A near fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$52.81

THE ECONOMY OF HUMAN LIFE IN TWO PARTS TRANSALTED FROM  AN  INDIAN MANUSCRIPT
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THE ECONOMY OF HUMAN LIFE IN TWO PARTS TRANSALTED FROM AN INDIAN MANUSCRIPT

By An Indian Bramin

London: C. Cooke, 1798. Cooke's Editionpp [2],87,[1], engraved frontispiece, title page to both parts. Original leather binding with some general wear, cracked front hinge but remains secure. Contents clean and tight, original endpapers, no foxing, no inscriptions. A good clean copy. Cooke's Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$50.17

THE SCOTTISH CLANS & THEIR TARTANS

By Johnston, W.& A. K.

Edinburgh: Johnston, W.& A. K., 1905. c.1905, 96pages; colour illustrations throughout. Original hardback binding, fair with general wear and rubbing. Contents clean, fore-edges dust soiled, the gutta percha has degraded so the pages are all loose in the binding, but complete within the text block, no inscriptions, remains with advertising pages, unmarked. A fair copy good for reference.. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 12mo. Book.

$13.20

THE BOY'S HANDY BOOK OF SPORTS, PASTIMES, GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
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THE BOY'S HANDY BOOK OF SPORTS, PASTIMES, GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS

London: Ward, Lock & Tyler, 1863. 374 pages; 400 b/w illustrations. Original hardback binding, poor with wear and worm damage. Contents complete, general wear to first and last few pages, hinges have given way, endpapers poor with tape marks and loss, no inscriptions A poor copy, but the text remains clean and readable.[COPAC suggests 1863]. Hardcover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$52.81

REMINISCENCES OF OLD SCOTS FOLK
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REMINISCENCES OF OLD SCOTS FOLK

By Barnet, Ratcliffe

London: T.N. Foulis, 1913. 205 pages with ten colour illustrations, paper guards, plus publisher's adverts to the rear. Original hardback binding, oatmeal cloth, gilt to spine and front board, very good with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, top edge gilt, others uncut, endpapers lightly toned, name and dated 1915 to the top of the front free endpaper. A very good copy. "To the old Folk who delight to hear their mother tongue, and whose hearts still turn to the land of home".. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Hutchinson, Gemmell. 8vo. Book.

$19.80

ONE-UPMANSHIP
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ONE-UPMANSHIP

By Potter, Stephen

London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1952. Original dust jacket very good, with a little general wear and a little scuffing to the head/tail of the spine, price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Frank Wilson. 12mo. Book.

$15.84

The Book of Family Crests; Comprising Nearly Every Family Bearing, Properly Blazoned and Explained
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The Book of Family Crests; Comprising Nearly Every Family Bearing, Properly Blazoned and Explained

By Washbourne, Henry

London: Henry Washbourne, 1851. Volume 1 only. Original cloth binding, poor with spine partially detached, gilt decoration and lettering to the spine. Contents clean, gutter has failed now so all pages are loose, but remain in order. A useful reference in a poor binding. Hardcover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$19.80

ORDER OF PROCESSION ON CELEBRATING THE CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE THE FOURTH IN THE CITY OF BRISTOL ON THURSDAY THE 19TH OF JULY 1821
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ORDER OF PROCESSION ON CELEBRATING THE CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE THE FOURTH IN THE CITY OF BRISTOL ON THURSDAY THE 19TH OF JULY 1821

By Unknown

Bristol: Mary Bryan and Co., 1821. Order of Procession poster. Clean sheet, front clean, name to the top corner, the reverse has been used as an early leger, noting books bought or perhaps bindery notes. A near fine example of this rare collectable.. First Edition. Paper. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 25cm x 40cm. Book, Manuscript.

$145.23

THE ORDER OF SERVICE FOR THE BURIAL OF HIS MAJESTY KING EDWARD VII [Chapel of  St. George Windsor Castle May 20th 1910]
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THE ORDER OF SERVICE FOR THE BURIAL OF HIS MAJESTY KING EDWARD VII [Chapel of St. George Windsor Castle May 20th 1910]

By Unknown

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, His Majesty's Printers, 1910. 19 pages; Original leather hardback binding, very good with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, silk ribbon tied in a bow to the centre, unmarked, no inscriptions. A near fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book, Manuscript.

$102.98

Lines printed in the Streets of Bristol, during the Procession in Honour of the Coronation of His Majesty King George IV. July 19, 1821,
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Lines printed in the Streets of Bristol, during the Procession in Honour of the Coronation of His Majesty King George IV. July 19, 1821,

By William Henry Somerton

Bristol: Entered at Stationers' Hall, 1821. Trimmed extract from Bristol broadsheet After the title the text begins "Who, that has lived beneath the Brunswick sway............ the poem continues. Clean sheet, embossed stamp belonging to "Bristol Collection", a few areas of thinning otherwise strong, no markings or inscriptions. A near fine example of this rare collectable.. First Edition. Paper. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book, Manuscript.

$33.01

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