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cover of The Blue Hour [Signed by the author]

The Blue Hour [Signed by the author]

by Cueto, Alonso

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2012
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First edition thus. Signed dedication. William Heinemann. London. 2012. 312pp. Original black lettered grey cloth, in original unclipped dust wrapper. Signed dedication by the author in red ink to title page dated June 2012. A nice copy, edges slightly sunned. Translated by Frank Wynne. Alonso Cueto Caballero (1954- ). Peruvian writer and academic
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cover of Explorations of the Highlands of the Brazil; with a full account of the gold and diamond mines

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Two volumes. First editions. Tinsley Brothers. London. 1869. Half title, Frontispiece, pictorial title, xii, 443pp; Half title, Frontispiece, pictorial title, second title, viii, 478pp, 2pp publisher's catalogue. Folding coloured maps to both volumes (i.e. an additional map to Volume II). The original green cloth, gilt to spine, rebound with new endpapers and cloth re-laid at some point in the… Read more
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cover of Voyage aux Trois Guyanes et aux Antilles

Voyage aux Trois Guyanes et aux Antilles

by Verschuur, G

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Published
1894
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Hachette. Paris. 1894. Octavo. Half-title, title, 367pp. Engraved portrait frontispiece, 28 engraved plates, numerous text engravings. Full soft calf. Marbled endpapers. Incorporating the original paper covers. Small nick to base of spine. Some sporadic foxing. Edges untrimmed. Green silk bookmark. Engraved bookplate of Albert Briere featuring oriental dragon, mountain and palace design (Vietnam?) Narrative of a voyage from Venezuela, Guadeloupe, Martinique,… Read more
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cover of The Amazon Provinces of Peru

The Amazon Provinces of Peru

by Guillaume, H. F.R.G.S.

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Published
1888
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The Amazon Provinces of Peru as a Field for European Emigration. A Statistical and Geographical Review of the Country and its Resources, including the Gold and Silver Mines together with a mass of useful and valuable information, with map and illustrations. First edition. Wyman and Sons. London. 1888. Octavo. Half title not called for, title, xv, (1), 309pp. 1p advert… Read more
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cover of In the Guiana Forest. Studies of Nature in Relation to the Struggle for Life

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First edition. T. Fisher Unwin. London. 1894. xxiii, 242pp. 6pp publisher's adverts. Tissue guarded photo frontispiece, 15 further photo plates. Original green cloth, faded and discoloured with some spotting. Top edge gilt, pages untrimmed. Some toning to free endpapers and tissue guard, otherwise generally crisp and bright. James Rodway (1848-1926) British Guyanese historian, botanist and novelist. Fellow of the Linnean… Read more
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cover of The buildings of Detroit. A history

The buildings of Detroit. A history

by Ferry, W. Hawkins

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Published
1980
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Revised edition. Wayne State University Press. Detroit. 1980. Quarto. xxii, 498pp. Frontispiece, 475 further illustrations. Original blue cloth, gilt to spine and upper board. Small graze to base of spine. In original dust wrapper, worn to edges, torn to base of spine with loss, in protective wrapper. The Revised edition of this definitive book of the architecture of Detroit, published twelve… Read more
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cover of Wanderings in South America, the United States and the Antilles

Wanderings in South America, the United States and the Antilles

by Waterton, Charles

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Published
nd
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Blackie and Son Limited. London. nd. Octavo. Half title, title, vii, 208pp. Full blue calf Prize binding by Relfe Brothers London. Spine in six compartments with gilt tooling and red leather label, Kibworth Grammar School Emblem to upper board in gilt. Gilt bordering, edge tooling and inner gilt tooling. All edges and endpapers marbled. Some light rubbing to extremities. Occasional… Read more
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cover of Wanderings in South America, The North West of the United States and The Antilles, In The Years 1812, 1820, &1824; With original instructions for the perfect preservation of Birds, Etc. for Cabinets of Natural History.

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New Edition. Edited, with Biographical Introduction and Explanatory Index, by the Rev. J. G. Wood. With One Hundred Illustrations. Macmillan and Co. London. 1889. Octavo. xvi, 520pp. Numerous text engravings. Full calf Prize Binding by T. Brear and Co. Ltd., Bradford. Spine in six compartments with gilt tooling, gilt lettering, raised bands and red leather label. Coat of Arms vignette… Read more
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cover of The Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. With illustrations by John Gilbert

The Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. With illustrations by John Gilbert

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Published
1855
Edition
3rd
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Third edition. George Routledge and Co. London. 1855. Octavo. 506pp. Engraved frontispiece and plates. Contemporary full grained red morocco, spine in six compartments. Elaborately gilded to spine, boards, and inner edges. All edges gilt. Lightly bumped to corners. Light wear to edges. Foxing to frontispiece and tissue guard. Strained at p16 and 466. Hinges starting but firm. Neat signature dated… Read more
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cover of The History of Commodore Anson’s Voyage Round the World, at the Commencement of the late Spanish War. Performed in three Years and nine Months, viz. from September 1740 to June 1744

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Printed; and sold by the Booksellers in Great Britain and Ireland. London. 1764. 12mo. Title, (bl.), (2), 232pp. Including index. Half calf, spine in five compartments with raised bands, gilt and blind tooling, leather label with gilt lettering. Marbled boards and endpapers. Loss to base of spine strip. Upper hinge cracked. Wear to corners and edges. Intermittent spotting and light… Read more
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cover of Les Etats - Unis avec une excursion au Mexique. Manuel du voyageur

Les Etats - Unis avec une excursion au Mexique. Manuel du voyageur

by Baedeker, Karl

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Published
1905
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Second edition. Karl Baedeker. Leipzig. Paul Ollendorff. Paris. 1905. Octavo. lxii, 620pp. Maps and plans as published. Original red cloth, gilt lettering to spine and upper board. Publisher's adverts to fep. All edges marbled. Double woven bookmark in green and red. First and last maps a little toned, all others pristine, with no misfolding or protrusion. Frontispiece map tear… Read more
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cover of The Dominion of Canada with Newfoundland and an excursion to Alaska. Handbook for travellers

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Third revised and augmented edition. Karl Baedeker. Leipzig. Dulau and Co. London. Charles Scribner's Sons. New York. 1907. Octavo. lxiv, 331pp. All maps and plans pristine as published. Original red cloth, gilt lettering to spine and upper board. All edges marbled. Publisher's adverts to feps. Double bookmark. Lightly rubbed to head and tail of spine. Hinrichsen E265
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cover of The Dominion of Canada with Newfoundland and an excursion to Alaska

The Dominion of Canada with Newfoundland and an excursion to Alaska

by Baedeker, Karl

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Published
1922
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Fourth revised and augmented edition. Karl Baedeker. Leipzig. 1922. [London: George Allen & Unwin. New York: Chas Scribner's Sons tipped in below]. lxx, 420pp. 14 folding maps, 12 plans. Original red cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and upper board. Marbled edges. Bookmarker. Publisher's ads to front endpapers. Edward Stanford Ltd Cartographers to the King bookseller's plate to fep. Proud edge… Read more
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cover of Poetical works

Poetical works

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Published
1912
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Octavo. Henry Frowde. Oxford University Press. London. 1912. viii, 886pp. Tissue guarded frontispiece portrait. Original full calf. Spine in six compartments with raised bands and elaborate gilt tooling. Leather label with gilt lettering. Decorative gilt bordering and gilt edge tooling. Blind inner tooling. Oxford Binders signature to fep. Marbled endpapers, matching marbled edges. Inscription to ffep "Muriel February 2nd… Read more
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cover of Tea leaves: being a collection of letters and documents relating to the shipment of tea to the American Colonies in the year 1773, by the East India Tea Company

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Subscribers' edition. A.O.Crane. Boston. 1884. Small 4to. clxxxiv, (2) 189-375pp. 20 portraits, 8 illustrations, 50 facsimile autographs. Subscription copy No.24. Original pictorial cloth, gilt lettering to spine, Rubbed to spine. Corners bumped. Lightly toned. Inscribed dedication to Mary Elizabeth Darling from her affectionate brothers George E. and Douglas B. Foster, with associated genealogical material tipped in to fep and ffep,… Read more
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cover of The Pampas and Andes. A Thousand Miles' Walk Across South America

The Pampas and Andes. A Thousand Miles' Walk Across South America

by Bishop, Nathaniel H.

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Published
[1875]
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Third edition. Lee and Shepard. Boston. [1875]. Octavo. (2), 310pp. 4 engraved plates. Original decorative cloth, gilt and black . Upper hinge starting. Corners rubbed, wear to tips of spine and edges. Provenance: Henry Sotheran Limited receipt for this copy dated 21 November 2011 loosely inserted. (£295.00 paid)
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cover of Through Five Republics on Horseback. Being an account of many wanderings in South America

Through Five Republics on Horseback. Being an account of many wanderings in South America

by Ray, G. Whitfield

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Published
1917
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Fifteenth Edition, Revised
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With an Introduction by the Rev. J. G. Brown, D. D. Fifteenth edition, revised. C. Hauser. Evangelical Publishing House. Cleveland, Ohio. 1917. Octavo. 277pp. Photo frontispiece, 10 further plates, map. Original decorative blue cloth, gilt and black. Toned throughout, as usual, due to the paper quality. Short marginal tear to ffep silked to verso, and short detachment to gutter. Rubbing/shelf… Read more
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cover of Adventures in search of a living in Spanish America

Adventures in search of a living in Spanish America

by "Vaquero" [Saville, Marshall Howard]

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Published
1911
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First edition. John Bale, Sons & Danielsson. London. 1911. Crown octavo. viii, 304pp. Photo frontis., numerous further photo plates, one colour plate (independence poster), 3 maps. Original red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, black lettering and motif to upper board. Slight shelf wear and small abrasions to lower corner of upper board, corresponding tiny lower corner bumps to first few… Read more
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cover of A Relation of the Missions of Paraguay. Wrote originally in Italian, by Mr. Muratori, and now done into English from the French translation

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First English edition. Printed for J. Marmaduke in Long-Acre. London. 1759. Small 8vo. xvi, 294, [2]pp. Contemporary full calf, spine in six compartments with recent leather label. Head of spine worn. Joints cracked, exhibiting wear. Text toned, some browning to edges,with a little spotting, but generally crisp and clean. Some copies of the first English edition include the map from… Read more
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cover of Brazilian Adventure

Brazilian Adventure

by Fleming, Peter

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Published
2010
Edition
Limited edition
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Limited edition of 150 copies, this being number 82. Queen Anne Press. London. 2010. Octavo. 364pp. Limitation leaf tipped in. Frontis. portrait photo., further photo plates. Original green cloth, gilt to spine and upper board. Endpaper maps. First published in 1933 this edition includes new photos from Fleming's album of the expedition and his own corrections. "The fate… Read more
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