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image of Arcana aulica: or Walsinghams manual of prudential maxims, for the states-man and courtier. To which is added Fragmenta regalia: or, Observations on Queen Elizabeth, her times, and favourites.

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London: London: Printed for Matthew Gillyflower, at the Spread-Eagle in Westminster-Hall, 1694. 1st Edition . Full leather. Very Good. First edition, 12mo; [24], 247, [5]pp, complete with engraved frontispiece of Elizabeth I. In early full leather (lightly worn with minor loss of leather to fore-edges), opening blanks and frontispiece worn to lower outer corner with… Read more
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image of Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des evenemens de la fin di dix-huitieme siecle depuis de 1760 jusq'en 1806-1810.  Volume 4.

Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des evenemens de la fin di dix-huitieme siecle depuis de 1760 jusq'en 1806-1810. Volume 4.

by Georgel, Jean-Francois

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Published
1818
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Paris: Paris: Alexix Eymery, Libraire, rue Mazarine, No 30; Delaunay, au Palais-Royal, 1818. 1st Edition . Full leather. Good. Volume four only (of six), octavo; 483pp. In contemporary uniform full speckled calf (worn to extremities), gilt roll to board margins, five raised spine bands, gilt lettered red and black labels to second and third compartments (labels chipped… Read more
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Thrift

by Smiles, Samuel

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Published
1877
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London: London: John Murrary, Albemarle Street, 1877. Full leather. Good. Octavo; xi, 384pp. In contemporary Victorian full leather prize binding(front board detached, spine a lttle rubbed), gilt crest of Malvern College to front board, gilt double fillet to board margins, five raised spine bands, gilt lettered red title label to second compartment, remaining compartments gilt, all… Read more
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Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des evenemens de la fin di dix-huitieme siecle depuis de 1760 jusq'en 1806-1810. Volume 3.

by Georgel, Jean-Francois

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Published
1817
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1st Edition
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Paris: Paris: Alexix Eymery, Libraire, rue Mazarine, No 30; Delaunay, au Palais-Royal, 1817. 1st Edition . Full leather. Good. Volume three only (of six), octavo; 480pp. In contemporary uniform full speckled calf (worn to extremities), gilt roll to board margins, five raised spine bands, gilt lettered red and black labels to second and third compartments (one label… Read more
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image of The Works of the English Poets with Prefaces Bographical and Critical by Samuel Johnson.  Volume the Seventy Fifth.  General Index to the English Poets

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London: London: Printed by H. Baldwin for J. Buckland [et al], 1790. Full leather. Very Good. Octavo; 336pp. In contemporary full leather (lightly worn to extremities), gilt roll to board margins, spine divided into six compartments with gilt rolls, gilt lettered black and red spine labels to second and fifth compartments (one label chipped with minor… Read more
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image of EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY PRIZE BINDING:  The History of Scotland; from the earliest period to the close of the Rebellion 1745-46.  Contained in Tales of a Grandfather.  Vol.II.

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Edinburgh: Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1836. Full leather. Very Good. Octavo; 577pp. In ornate early nineteenth century prize binding (with only the very lightest of wear and unobtrusive light stains), gilt lettering to front board ("Market Bosworth School prize") set within gilt frame, five raised spine bands, gilt lettered red and black title and volume labels… Read more
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image of Mémoires relatifs a la famille Royale de France, pendant la révolution; d'anecdotes inconnues et authentiques sur les princes contemporaines et autres personnage célèbres de cette époque. Publiés pour la premiére fois d'aprés le journal, les lettres et les entretiens de Princesse de Lamballe, par une Dame de Qualité attachée au service confindentiell de cette infortunée princesse.

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Paris: Paris: Treuttel et Würtz, rue de Bourbon, No.17, 1826. 1st Edition . Full leather. Good. First edition, volume 2 only (of 2), octavo; 416pp. In contemporary full cats-paw calf (lightly worn, spine rubbed with loss at foot, front hinge weak and held by cords), single gilt fillet to board margins, raised spine bands,… Read more
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Piéces détachées, attribuées à divers hommes célèbres. Tome second.

by Voltaire, François-Marie d'Arouet (1694-1778), ed.

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Published
1775
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Very Good
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Geneva: Geneva: (Cramer et Bardin), 1775. Full leather. Very Good. Octavo, volume two only; 448, [i]pp. In contemporary full speckled calf (extremities lightly worn, spine rubbed), gilt roll to board margins, spine gilt, spine labels missing, original marbled endpapers, light spotting to opening and closing leaves, closing errata leaf present, a clean complete odd volume example… Read more
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A guide to Stratford upon Avon

by Wheler, Robert Bell

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Published
1814
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Stratford on Avon: Stratford-upon-Avon: Printed and sold by J.Ward, 1814. Half leather. Good. Octavo; [vi], 160pp, complete with folding map as frontispiece. In contemporary half leather over marbled boards (worn with loss of leather to board corners, hinges and spine), first few leaves detached, nineteenth century illustration of Shakespeare and his birthplace tipped in between front… Read more
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The Life of Nelson

by Southey, Robert

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Published
1830
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London: London: John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1830. Full leather. Good. 12mo, 352pp. In contemporary full leather (lightly worn, hinges rubbed, front hinge split at head but still secure), gilt double fillet to board margins, spine gilt will gilt lettered red spine label, unmarked original marbled endpapers, all page edges marbled, early ink ownership name to opening… Read more
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The Dramatic Works. With some observations upon his personal and literary character.

by Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

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Published
1828
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Very Good
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Greenock: Greenock: Printed at the Columbian Press, 1828. Half leather. Very Good. Octavo; xx, 419pp. In contemporary half leather over brown cloth (lightly worn, upper marginal fading to front board), complete with tissue guarded portrait frontipiece. A clean complete copy of this early Greenock imprint.
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image of The Works of the English Poets with Prefaces Bographical and Critical by Samuel Johnson.  Volume the Sixty Eighth.  The Poems of Robert Lloyd.

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London: London: Printed by H. Baldwin for J. Buckland [et al], 1790. Full leather. Very Good. Octavo; 424pp. In contemporary full leather (lightly worn to extremities, spine lightly rubbed), gilt roll to board margins, spine divided into six compartments with gilt rolls, gilt lettered black and red spine labels to second and fifth compartments, remaining compartments… Read more
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image of Poetical Works:  Paradise Lost.  Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, Comus and Arcades.  Minor Poems.

Poetical Works: Paradise Lost. Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, Comus and Arcades. Minor Poems.

by Milton, John

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Published
1821
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Very Good
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London: London: Printed for John Sharpe, Piccadilly; by C. Whittingham, Chiswick, 1821. Full leather. Very Good. Four volumes, 12mo. Three separate publications uniformly bound to form a collection of Milton's works; Paradise Lost (volumes 1-2), Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, Comus and Arcades (volume 3), and Minor Poems (volume 4). In uniform contemporary fulll leather (lightly… Read more
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image of Zeluco. Various views of human nature, taken from life and manners, foreign and domestic. In two volumes.

Zeluco. Various views of human nature, taken from life and manners, foreign and domestic. In two volumes.

by Moore, John (1729-1802)

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Published
1789
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1st Edition
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London: London: printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell, in the Strand, 1789. 1st Edition . Full leather. Very Good. First edition, 2 volumes; 482, [i]; 529, [i]pp. Contemporary uniform full calf (lightly worn, front boards detached), spines gilt, spine labels largely missing, very occasional feint spotting but overall a very sound example of this popular… Read more
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image of Zeluco. Various views of human nature, taken from life and manners, foreign and domestic. In two volumes.  The Second Edition.

Zeluco. Various views of human nature, taken from life and manners, foreign and domestic. In two volumes. The Second Edition.

by Moore, John (1729-1802)

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Published
1789
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2nd Edition
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London: London: printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell, 1789. 2nd Edition . Full leather. Very Good. Second edition, 2 volumes; 477, [i]; 500pp. Contemporary uniform full calf (lightly worn with minor loss to extremities), gilt rolls to board margins, spines gilt (but gilding rather worn), spine labels missing, original marbled endpapers, light spotting to early… Read more
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image of Posthumous works of Monsieur Boileau, viz. I. A satire upon equivocation, against the Jesuits.  II. Seventeen new epigrams.   III. The heroes of romances.  A dialogue after the manner of Lucian.  IV. A discourse upon the style of inscriptions.   V. Letters to M. Racine, M. Le Verrier, etc.  VI.  Three new reflections upon Longinus.  VII.  A Critical Dispute concerning Genesis Chap.1.ver.3.   VIII. M. Le Verriers speech to the French Academy, upon the death of M. Boileau. Made English by several hands

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London: London; printed for E. Curll, at the Dial and Bible, against St. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet., 1713. 1st Edition . Full leather. Very Good. First edition, octavo; [24],170,[2]pp. In contemporary full leather (a little worn), double gilt fillet to board margins, five raised spine bands, gilt lettered labels to second and third compartments, hairline… Read more
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image of Observations upon the United Provinces of the Netherlands. By Sir William Temple of Shene, in the county of Surrey, baronet; ambassador at the Hague, and at Aix la Chapelle, in the year 1668.  The Eighth edition.

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Edinburgh: Edinburgh: printed by W. Sands, A. Murray, & J. Cochran, for G. Hamilton and J. Balfour, 1747. Full leather. Very Good. 12mo; xi, [1], 191, [1]pp. In contemporary full leather (a little worn, spine faded), five raised spine bands, endpapers stained by turn-ins, otherwise a delightfully clean and unmarked copy of an uncommon edition of… Read more
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image of COMPLETE RUN IN EARLY BINDING: The World for the Year 1753-56

COMPLETE RUN IN EARLY BINDING: The World for the Year 1753-56

by Fitz-Adam, Adam (pseudonym for Moore, Edward)

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Published
1753
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1st Printing
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London: London: Printed for R[obert]. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, (where letters to the author are taken in) and sold by M[ary]. Cooper at the Globe in Pater-Noster-Row, 1753. 1st Printing. Full leather. Very Good. First edition, four volumes in two, folio; 1-628; 629-1258, [16]pp, In contemporary tree calf (lightly worn, hinges cracked but firm), spines gilt, red and green… Read more
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image of The works of Ben Jonson. In seven volumes. Collated with all the former editions, and corrected; with notes critical and explanatory.

The works of Ben Jonson. In seven volumes. Collated with all the former editions, and corrected; with notes critical and explanatory.

by Jonson, Ben (1573?-1637); Whalley, Peter (ed., 1722-1791)

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Published
1756
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1st Edition
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London: London: Printed for D. Midwinter; W. Innys and J. Richardson; J. Knapton; T. Wotton; C. Hitch and L. Hawes; J. Walthoe; D. Browne; J and R. Tonson; C. Bathurst; J. Hodges; J. Ward; M and T. Longman; W. Johnston; and P. Davey and B. Law, 1756. 1st Edition . Full leather. Good. First edition, octavo, seven volumes… Read more
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image of An institute of the laws of England; or, the laws of England in their natural order, according to common use. Published for the Direction of Young Beginners, or Students in the Law; and of Others that Desire to Have a General Knowledge in Our Common and Statute Laws. In four books.

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London: London: In the Savoy: printed by E. and R. Nutt and R. Gosling, (assigns of E. Sayer, Esq;) for Richard Sare near Grays-Inn Gate in Holborn, 1724. Full leather. Very Good. Small folio; [2], xi, [1], 663, [35]pp. In contemporary full calf over six raised spine bands (a little worn with relatively minor loss of… Read more
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