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image of Tutte le Opere di Nicolo Machiavelli Cittadino_Secretario Fiorentino, Divise gia in V Parti, ma adesso per maggior commodita del Lettore, in IV Volumi ristrette. Et di nuovo con somma accuratezza ristampate

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[S.I.] 1680. [Geneva] 12mo. (9cm x 14.5cm) 5 parts in 4 volumes. Copper engraved frontispiece portrait by Pinchard. Title page in red and black, with engraved Armillary Sphere. (12), 846pp.; Title page in black, with engraved Armillary Sphere. (25), 702pp.; Title page in black, with engraved Armillary Sphere. (6), 271pp; Title page in black, with engraved Armillary Sphere. 364pp;… Read more
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Flagstaff House Peshawar, North West Frontier, HQ Visitors Book and Waziristan Campaign Photograph Archive

by Strettell, Major-General Sir Chauncy Batho Dashwood, Commander of the Peshawar District, North West Frontier

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Published
1920's-1941
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$2,117.70

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Visitor's Book. Flagstaff House, Peshawar. Full morocco. Landscape octavo. (23 x 18cm). Gilt lettering to upper board. Inner gilt edge tooling. All edges gilt. Worn and cracked to spine and rubbed to corners and edges. Upper hinge reinforced with linen tape. Marbled endpapers. Bookplate Army and Navy C.S. Ltd. Stationery Dept. 105 Victoria Street, S.W.1. Pages ruled, in four columns:… Read more
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image of MISCELLANEA ERUDITAE ANTIQUITATIS: in quibus marmora, statuae, musiva, toreumata, gemmae, numismata, Grutero, Ursino, Boissardo, Reinesio, aliisque antiquorum Monumentorum Collectoribus ignota,_hucusque inedita referuntur ac illustrantur

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Sumptibus Fratrum Huguetan & Soc. Lugduni. [Lyon]. 1685. Folio. Title page printed in red and black, with title vignette engraved by Mathieu Ôgier. (6), 376, (4)pp. Illustrated with copperplate engravings by Mathieu Ôgier and M. Demasso. Text in Latin and Greek. Recent antiqued half calf, marbled boards. Spine in seven compartments with raised bands and leather label. Renewed endpapers. All… Read more
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The History of China and India, pictorial and descriptive.

by Corner, Miss

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Published
1847
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$247.07

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Printed by Dean and Co. [for H. Washbourne]. London. nd. [1847]. Octavo. iv, ii, iii, bl, (1), iii, (1, instructions to the binder- China), iv, iii, (1, instructions to the binder- India), 402pp. Tinted lithographic frontispiece: "The Ceremonies observed in every province and city of China, on the occasion of an eclipse", Folding map of China, 16 further tinted lithographic… Read more
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image of The History of Richmond, in the County of York; including a description of the Castle, Friary, Easeby Abbey and other remains of Antiquity in the Neighbourhood.

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First edition. Printed by and for T. Bowman at The Albion Press; and sold by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown; Cradock and Joy; and Newman and Co. London. 1814. 12mo. 436pp. 4 engraved plates. Folding plan of 'Easby Abbey'. Text illustrations. Subscribers' list. Contemporary half calf, relaid to spine, marbled boards, spine in six compartments with raised banding, gilt,… Read more
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image of Some account of the Collegiate Chapel of Saint Stephen, Westminster; with Plans, Elevations, Sections, and Specimens of the Architecture and Ornaments of such Parts of it are now Remaining

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First edition. Published by the Order and at the Expense of the Society of Antiquaries of London. Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. And Sold at the Apartments of the Society at Somerset Place. Sumptibus Soc. Antiquar., Londini.: Publish'd According to Act of Parliament, 23d. April 1795. Elephant Folio. Half-title, 9pp. 14 copper engraved plates. Each plate carries the… Read more
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The Cabinet. By a Society of Gentlemen

by A Society of Gentlemen

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Published
1795
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$388.25

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First editions. 3 volumes bound in 2. Printed and Sold for J March. Norwich & J S Jordan, Fleet Street. London. 1795. 8vo. Title pages bearing the spear and defiant cap of liberty, together with the insignia of Libertas. vi, 310, (2)pp; 318, (2)pp; (bl.), 41-318, (2)pp. Lacking b-f: 1-40 [On Habeas Corpus, which was censored due to the… Read more
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image of Reglement fur die Beforderung von Truppen und Armee-Bedurfnissen auf den Staats-Eisenbahnen und den unter Staats-Verwaltung stehenden Privat-Eisenbahnen im gegenseiten Verkehre zwischen den Staatsgebieten des Norddeutschen Bundes, des Konigreichs Bayerns, des Konigreichs Wirttemberg, des Grossherzogthums Baden.

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Reglement für die Beförderung von Truppen und Armee-Bedürfnissen auf den Staats-Eisenbahnen und den unter Staats-Verwaltung stehenden Privat-Eisenbahnen im gegenseiten Verkehre zwischen den Staatsgebieten des Norddeutschen Bundes, des Königreichs Bayerns, des Königreichs Wirttemberg, des Großherzogthums Baden. Inhalt. 1. Reglement fur die Beforderung von Truppen und Armee – Bedurfnissen. 2. Bestimmungen uber Unfertigung und Transport von Schiehpulver u.l.w. 3. Instruction der Generaldirection… Read more
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$105.89
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Essays in Polynesian ethnology

by Williamson, Robert W.; Piddington, Ralph (ed)

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Published
1939
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$35.30

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First edition. University Press, Cambridge. 1939. xlii, 373pp. 10 plates, folding map, text map, 7 tables. Original green cloth, gilt to spine. Edges untrimmed. Corners lightly rubbed. Map misfolded, with minor chipping to edge. Bookplate to fep of Lancashire Education Committee. Date due label removed from ffep. Brown pocket with card and original catalogue card to rep. Faint mark to… Read more
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Chronicles of pharmacy. Volumes I & II.

by Wootton, A. C.

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Published
1910
Edition
First Edition
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$56.47

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First edition. Macmillan and Co. London. 1910. Two volumes. Octavo. xii, 428pp; (3), 332pp. 74 illustrations. Original cloth, gilt lettering and rules to spine. Top edge gilt. Untrimmed, partially unopened. Endpapers toned. "Presentation Copy" blind stamp to lower margin of title Vol. I. No inscriptions. A bright handsome set. Garrison and Morton 2045. Alfred Charles Wootton (1866 -1909) Editor… Read more
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The Creoles of Louisiana

by Cable, George W.

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Published
1889
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$63.53

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Charles Scribner's Sons. New York. 1889. ix, 320pp. Engraved frontis., map, 42 further engraved plates, text illus. Original radiant pictorial cloth, gilt. Decoratively floral endpapers. Slightly rubbed with wear to extremities, spot to front cover. Free endpapers toned. George Washington Cable (1844-1925) Born in New Orleans "the most important southern artist working in the late 19th century" and … Read more
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Asia Minor in Ruins

by Ximinez, Saturnino (Chambers, Arthur transl.)

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Published
nd [1925]
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$49.41

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First edition. Hutchinson & Co. London. nd [1925]. xxiv, 286pp. Frontis., numerous further plates and maps. Original blue cloth, gilt to spine. Slightly rubbed to extremities. Page edges spotted. A crisp bright copy.
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Tooth of Fire. Being some account of the ancient Kingdom of Sennar.

by Jackson, H. C.

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Published
1912
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$120.00

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First edition. B. H. Blackwell, Oxford. Simkin Marshall, London. 1912. Octavo. vii, 106pp. Original red cloth, gilt to spine and upper board. Pages untrimmed. Slightly faded to spine. Light toning. Inked out name to fep. Henry Cecil Jackson (1883-1962) Sudan Political Service, 1907-1931 Sennar, Blue Nile, Upper Nile, Red Sea, Berber, Bahr el Ghazal and Halfa provinces.
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The saving of Spitalfields

by Girouard, Mark et al

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Published
1989
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$84.71

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First edition. Spitalfields Historic Buildings Trust. London. 1989. Quarto. 174pp. Photo and text illustrations. Original covers. Together with Spitalfields Trust 1990 Newsletter loosely inserted. Light rubbing to spine. A crisp copy. Scarce.
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The sword in Anglo-Saxon England.

by Davidson, H. R. Ellis

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Published
1962
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$49.41

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First edition. Clarendon Press. Oxford. 1962. xxvii, 237pp. 16 plates. Original blue cloth, gilt to spine. Edges lightly spotted. A nice copy. Hilda Roderick Ellis Davidson (1914-2006) English antiquarian and academic, a Fellow of the Society of Antiquities.
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Steamship Models

by Chatterton, E. Keble

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Published
1924
Edition
Limited Edition
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$70.59

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Signed limited edition. 923/1000. T. Werner Laurie. London. 1924. Quarto. xii, 84pp. 128 plates including 8 tipped in colour plates on heavier art paper. Original blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Gilt rules, lettering and vignette to upper board. Spine darkened and slightly rubbed. Slight shelf wear. Edward Keble Chatterton (1878-1944) LtCdr RNVR and prolific naval and maritime writer.
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image of Memorials of Old Chelsea: a new history of the village of palaces. With numerous illustrations by the author.

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First edition. Elliot Stock. London. 1892. Quarto. viii, 428pp. Engraved frontispiece of Cheyne Row, numerous further engravings. Quarter cloth, printed label to spine. Top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Offsetting to p245. Inscribed to title: "Charles D. Medley from Uncle Will. Xmas 1902." With Chelsea Provenance: from the library of Charles Douglas Medley of 11 Edith Grove Chelsea. Charles Douglas Medley 1870-1963.… Read more
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image of The New State of England, Under our Sovereign, Queen Anne. In three parts. Containing I. An exact and particular description both of England and Wales, through their several counties; with all things remarkable therein, and the best account hitherto of London and Westminster. II Of the original, temper, genius, language, trade, laws, and religion of the English. Of our several orders of men, the nobility, gentry, clergy, and commonality. III. Of the English Monarchy in general, its greatness and power, the Sovereign’s prerogative, dignity, titles and arms; with a compendious history of the Kings and Queens of England to this time. Of the present Queen in particular, Her Court, Forces and Revenues, with the management thereof. Of the present Princes and Princesses of the Royal Blood, and the Line of Succession to the Throne as it stands settled in the Protestant Line. Of the High-Courts of Parliament, Privy Council, and all Courts of Judicature.  With the Newest and Exactest Lists of Her Majesty’s Officers

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Printed for H Mortlock, and J Robinson, in S. Paul's Church-yard. London. 1707. Octavo. (3), (1), (12), (3), 175, (bl.), 71, (bl.), 307, (12), (1) pp. Engraved frontis. Later full calf, spine in 6 compartments with raised bands, gilt rules and lettering. Blind rules to boards. Endpapers renewed. Edges sprinkled red. p.43-4 diagonally torn (possibly a paper fault) with… Read more
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$141.18
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An Introduction to the History of England

by Temple, Sir William

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Published
1708
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$352.95

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Printed by W.S. for Richard and Ralph Simpson near the North Door of St Paul's. London. Third edition. 1708. Octavo. (8), 310pp. Contemporary calf, relaid to spine. Decorative and elaborately blind tooled and speckled to upper and lower boards. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, blind rules, leather label, gilt lettering. Vestiges of floral gilt tooling to… Read more
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The Overland Mail. A postal historical study of the mail route to India.

by Sidebottom, John K. [Clear, Charles R. ed]

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Published
1948
Edition
First edition
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$67.77

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First edition. The Postal History Society. George Allen and Unwin. London. 1948. Quarto. xi, 174pp. Frontis. portrait of Thomas Waghorn, 7 further plates, text illus and maps. Original blue cloth, a little bumped, in original unclipped torn dust wrapper. Endpapers and edges spotted. Signed by the author J. K. Sidebottom dated 22. xi. 48, and the editor C. R. Clear… Read more
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