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Romantic literature : a guide to Romantic literature, 1780-1830
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Romantic literature : a guide to Romantic literature, 1780-1830

By Ward, Geoff

London: Bloomsbury, 1994. Series: The Bloomsbury guides to English literature. { exclusively published by Bloomsbury exclusively for the Folio Society. 259 p. ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references. A fine copy, fresh and crisp, in an equal dust jacket. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$14.36

Stories from old-fashioned children's Books

By Tuer, Andrew White 1838-1900. [ Introduced to the Reader By

London: The Leadenhall Press, 1899. 1st ed., London Leadenhall P., 1899-1900. This book was compiled from books for children dating from as early as 1770 up to the 1820's" English stories and poems, the majority with a moral theme and purpose. A solid and nice looking book, in the original navy gilt decorated cloth boards. Firm and square, with some rubbing of cloth at the extremities. The cloth at top [right ] corner with a short tear. While the front board has a slightly loose feel, it does not show any hinge strain, and as stated is a square and secure copy. A few finger marks to margins. Remains a charming and interesting book.p.[2], xvi, 439 pages profusely illustrated, index p.adv [ ii] xx, plus independent adverts p. x. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+ - See Below Images. Illus. by 250 Cuts . 8vo.

$26.59

Lectures on Archbishop Laud : together with a bibliography of Laudian literature and the Laudian Exhibition Catalogue

By Collins, William Edward

London: Allhallows Barking, 1895. Includes "bibliography of Laudian literature" and "Laudian Exhibition Catalogue" and index. [vii]-xxi, 344 p. : ill. (port. as frontis.). Neat overall copy, navy cloth with some marking, rubs at spine ends, neat ink dedication, not author, 1919 to ffep; tightly bound copy, pages very good. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.14

A dictionary of English manuscript terminology, 1450 to 2000
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A dictionary of English manuscript terminology, 1450 to 2000

By Beal, Peter

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. A very decent copy, just light nudges to corners, in bright, fine and complete dust jacket. A detailed work. With silk style book mark as called for. xviii, 457 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.44

A bibliography of English corantos and periodical newsbooks, 1620- 1642.
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A bibliography of English corantos and periodical newsbooks, 1620- 1642.

By Dahl, Folke.; Bibliographical Society (Great Britain)

London: The Bibliographical Society , 1952. An expansion of the author's Short-title catalogue of English corantos and newsbooks, 1620-1642, which appeared in the Library in June 1938. "Works of reference": pages 10-13. 283 pages : facsimiles ; 23 cm. Firm, square copy, minor surface marking to paper covered boards, some spotting to beige cloth spine. Very tightly bound, pages clean. Free of any inscriptions. . Hard Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.30

Catalogue des reliures franc¸aises estampe´es a` froid XVe-XV1e siecle de la Bibliotheque Mazarine { Tome 1 }
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Catalogue des reliures franc¸aises estampe´es a` froid XVe-XV1e siecle de la Bibliotheque Mazarine { Tome 1 }

By Gid, Denise.

Paris: Editions du Centre national de la recherche Scientifique, 1984. SERIES: Documents, etudes et repertoires / publies par l'Institut de recherche et d'histoire des textes. p.563, illustrated. Notes: Spine title: Reliures franc¸aises estampe´es, Bibliotheque Mazarine. Includes indexes. Firm copy, clean internally, The soft covers with with dustiness/marking, primarily to the edges. Uncommon. French Text. POSTAGE AT COST ABROAD. Please contact. . Soft Cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.95

Les Heures Claires : L'Edition D'art H.Piazza - La Belle Edition
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Les Heures Claires : L'Edition D'art H.Piazza - La Belle Edition

By Estrade, Jean { Editeur }

19, Rue Bonaparte Paris: Not Shown [ undated possibly 1978 ] Catalogue of important French Books. Soft Cover. Unnumbered pages, colour illustrations. Include: Henri Beraud, Alphonse Daudet, Moliere, Alfred De Musset, Shakespeare, Paul Verlaine et al. Tight copy, small dust mark to upper cover. tiny nick to fore edge of upper cover. Tightly bound, excellent internally. . Soft Cover. Very Good - See below/images. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.30

A short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640. Vol.1 A-H; Volume 2. I-Z. [ 2 Volumes in Dust Jackets ]
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A short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640. Vol.1 A-H; Volume 2. I-Z. [ 2 Volumes in Dust Jackets ]

By Pollard, Alfred W. (Alfred William) 1859-1944; Redgrave, G. R. (Gilbert Richard); [ Completed by Katharine F Pantzer.

London: Bibliographical Society, 1986. In 1926 the Bibliographical Society published the first edition of "A Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland and Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad 1475-1640". Now universally known as "STC", it has become indispensable to historians, literary scholars, and bibliographers, whose work involves printed sources before the Civil War. The second part of this edition was the first to be published in 1976: volume I covering A-H completes the main text. I have Volume 2 listed below in the same format with dust jacket I-Z. ( I understand there was a third volume: containing the addenda that ten years of use have already produced, detailed indexes of printing and booksellers, with dates and places of business, concordance with other lists and catalogues, and other supplementary material. ) Vol 1: 2nd ed. rev. and enlarged: [xxxii, 611] p. ; 32 cm. Vol 2: Was published in 1976 and matches entirely Volume 1 above. xi, 494p. Both volumes are a bit better than Very good, in complee dust jackets, if rubbed at extremities. Being a bit dusty. But solid and secure books. { Images will follow }. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good - See Images. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$79.77

The genealogist's guide to printed pedigrees : Being a general search through genealogical, topographical, and biographical works relating to the United Kingdom, together with references to family histories, peerage claims, etc
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The genealogist's guide to printed pedigrees : Being a general search through genealogical, topographical, and biographical works relating to the United Kingdom, together with references to family histories, peerage claims, etc

By Marshall, George William 1839-1905.

London: G. Bell & Sons, 1879. A good copy only, book is firm, and tight, if with front hinge slightly exposed, but is secure, inner hinge to centre has started. Covers a bit discoloured, nick to spine head. Text block colour very good. + clean. x, 514 p ; 24 cm. [ Location: Dark Oak ]. Hard Cover. Good { See Below & Images }. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.95

Baroque book illustration : a short survey from the collection in the Department of Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library
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Baroque book illustration : a short survey from the collection in the Department of Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library

By Hofer, Philip.

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1970. Second Printing: [6], 43, [3] p., 149 pl. ; 29.0 cm. Originally published in 1951. This edition contains new introductory matter. Decent clean copy in a like complete dust jacket. Bookplate David M Kirkby to front pastedown.[ Location: Fp1/base ]. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$13.30

Sir Robert Filmer and English political thought
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Sir Robert Filmer and English political thought

By Daly, James 1932-

Toronto ; Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1979. Contribution to Political science. xiv, 212 p. ; 24 cm. Bibliography: p. [199]-208. Includes index. A fine crisp copy. Free of any inscriptions. [ Location: BR1/1/2 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/None Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.89

Ayrshire : its history and historic Families [ 2 Volumes ]
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Ayrshire : its history and historic Families [ 2 Volumes ]

By Robertson, William 1848-1924.

Kilmarnock & Ayr : Dunlop & Drennan, "Standard" Office ; Stephen & Pollock, 1908. A neat, clean and square set. In matching red cloth , gilt titles to spines, light rubs to extremities. p.385, p.414, [i]. [ Location: Landing Case ]. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$26.59

Index of Printers, Publishers and Booksellers in A.w. Pollard and G. R. Redgrave a Short Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland & Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad 1475-1640
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Index of Printers, Publishers and Booksellers in A.w. Pollard and G. R. Redgrave a Short Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland & Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad 1475-1640

By Morrison, Blake

Charlottesville, Virginia: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 1950. Together with typed Addenda and Corrigenda laid in. Bound from the original wrappers. Neatly securing this valuable reference work. Leather edges a bit rubbed. Fine internally. Size: 4to [ Location : Br1 ]. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$13.30