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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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The beauties of Fenelon

by Howard, Alfred

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Published
nd [1834]
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$42.35

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Printed by T. Davison for Thomas Tegg, R. Griffin and J. Cumming. London. Glasgow and Dublin. nd. [1834]. 12mo. 211pp. Engraved frontispiece by Charles Heath. Full contemporary green calf, elaborately blind and gilt tooled to spine and boards with stylised acanthus decoration. Inner gilt rondels. Marbled endpapers. Silk bookmark (with transfer to page). Offsetting of plate to title page. Rubbed… Read more
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Poems

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
nd.
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Two volumes bound in one. William Heinemann Ltd., in Association with Chatto and Windus, Cassell & Company Ltd., and Longmans, Green and Company. London. nd. Small octavo. Title pages in red and black. xx, (1), 240pp; xviii, 266pp. Woodcut text illustrations, musical notation. Bound in full calf by Bumpus of Oxford Street. Spine in six compartments with gilt rules, lettering… Read more
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English Lyrics. Chaucer to Poe. 1340-1809

by Henley, William Ernest (ed.)

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Published
1905
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Second edition. Methuen and Co. London. 1905. Octavo. xiv, 412pp. Full grained red leather prize binding by Bumpus of Oxford Street. Spine in six compartments with gilt tooling and lettering. Gilt rules and floral border tooling to upper and lower boards. Gilt edge and inner tooling. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers, with light spotting. Silk bookmark. Bumpus Binder's stamp to… Read more
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Mrs Brown’s Visit to the Paris Exhibition.

by Sketchley, Arthur [Rose, George]

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Published
[1867]
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$63.53

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First edition. George Routledge. London. n.d. [1867 – source Getty Research Institute] vi, 138pp. Contemporary green half morocco, marbled boards, gilt to spine. Bound by Walker and Son, Plymouth. All edges sprinkled red. Light toning to endpapers. George Rose (1817-1882) a former curate in Camberwell, London. After leaving the Church of England in 1855, Rose underwent a major career change… Read more
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image of The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Embellished with Engravings from Designs by Thomas Stodhart, Esq. R.A.

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Two Volumes. Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies. London. 1820. Large Octavo. xcii, 429pp. Extra illustrated with Frontispiece portrait of Defoe by Michael Vandergucht, engraved by J. Thomson. Title page engraved vignette, 10 further engraved plates; v, 415pp. Engraved Frontispiece (Robinson Crusoe taking leave of his father and mother), 9 further plates. All indexed plates by Thomas Stothard,… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
nd
Edition
The Albion Edition
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$56.47

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Frederick Warne & Co. London. nd. The Albion Edition. viii, 758pp. Contemporary fin de siècle full tree calf, with elaborate gilt tooling to borders, inner gilt tooling. Gilt lettering to spine. All edges richly gilded. Marbled endpapers. Negligible shelf wear. A lovely volume.
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The collected poems of John Masefield

by Masefield, John

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Published
1931
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$35.30

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William Heinemann Ltd. London. 1931. Octavo. ix, (1), 784pp. Contemporary prize binding in half calf by Bickers and Son Ltd. for Queen Ethelburga's School, Harrogate. Spine in six compartments with raised bands and gilt tooling. Faded motif in gilt to upper board. Marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. Bookplate to fep. Light wear and fading to cloth of boards.
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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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The Vicar of Wakefield. A tale

by Goldsmith, Dr. Oliver

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Published
1828
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Printed for John Sharpe. London. 1829. 12mo. Engraved half-title. Title dated 1828. 226pp. 4 engraved plates dated May 1, 1829. Contemporary full calf, spine in four compartments with raised bands, blind and gilt tooling, leather label with gilt lettering. Boards with blind tooling, gilt rondels and double gilt rules. Edges gilt tooled. Marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Bookplate (handpainted… Read more
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A Natural Body and a Spiritual Body. Some Worcestershire encounters with the Supernatural

by Leatherbarrow, Joseph Stanley

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Published
1983
Edition
First Edition
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$120.00

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First edition. Printed privately for the author by S. H. Watkins and Sons. Great Malvern, Worcestershire. 1983. Large Octavo. 55pp. Original blue paper cover. Stapled binding. Small crease and marginal stain to lower corner of upper cover. A nice crisp copy. Rev. Joseph Stanley Leatherbarrow. (1908 - 1989) MA, PhD, FSA, FRHS. of the Rectory, Martley. A collection of twelve… 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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Gautama the Enlightened and other verse

by Masefield, John

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Published
1941
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$42.35

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First edition. William Heinemann Ltd. London. 1941. Octavo. 62pp. Original blue cloth, faded, slightly bumped and worn to edges. Inscribed 'For Gilbert Murray from John Masefield. Christmas. 1941' to ffep. Two associated letters loosely inserted: One, headed Burcote Brook, handwritten from Masefield to 'My dear Murray'. [Gilbert Murray] The second, headed Magdalen College Oxford, dated 1957 from George W. Baer to Aunt Emmie. Masefield, John… Read more
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Natalie Maisie and Pavilastukay

by Masefield, John

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Published
1942
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First edition. William Heinemann Ltd. London. 1942. Octavo. 56pp. Original blue cloth, faded and spotted, rubbed to extremities. Inscribed 'To Gilbert Murray from John Masefield. April 1942' to ffep. Two associated signed letters loosely inserted: One from Masefield to My dear Murray. Headed notepaper Burcote Brook Abingdon. The second, Headed notepaper Magdalen College Oxford, from George W. Baer to Mrs Gately, Christmas,… Read more
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The Poems of Virgil. Translated into English Prose.

by Conington, John (Publius Vergilus Maro)

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Published
1890
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$176.48

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Longman Green & Co. London. 1890. Octavo. (2), 424pp. Handsome full contemporary morocco. Spine in six compartments with raised bands. Gilt lettering to spine. Blind triple bordering rules to boards. Inner gilt curlicues. All edges gilt. Triple banded silk bookmark. Some slight shelfwear. Appears unread. Eton prize binding with bookplate to fep (Edmund Warre). John Conington (1825 - 1869) Classical… Read more
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The Confessions of Jean Jacques Rousseau

by Rousseau, Jean Jacques

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Published
1904
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$105.89

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Two volumes. Privately Printed. Oliver and Boyd. Edinburgh. MCMIV. Large octavo. xxx, (1), 281pp. Engraved frontispiece, 6 further engraved plates; xv, (1), 412, (2)pp. Engraved frontispiece, 7 further engraved plates. Original cloth, original labels to spines. Largely unopened, and untrimmed. Labels faded, covers slightly grubby. Chip to corner of one label. A couple of flecks and spots to covers.… Read more
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image of The Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia written by Sir Philip Sidney Knight. The Thirteenth Edition. With his Life and Death; a brief Table of the principal Heads, and some other new additions.

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The Thirteenth edition. Printed for George Calvert, at the Golden-Ball in Little-Britain. London. 1674. Small folio. Copper engraved frontispiece portrait, Title, [32], 545, 549-576, 541-564, 601-624, [2], [18], [4]. (Despite erratic pagination, complete and correct). Contemporary full calf boards, spine re-laid at a later date. Spine in six compartments, with raised bands, leather label with gilt lettering, gilt coquille motifs.… Read more
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The complete Stalky & Co [Leather bound edition]

by Kipling, Rudyard

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Published
1930
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$63.53

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Macmillan & Co. London. 1930. Octavo. xv, 447pp. Engraved frontispiece, 16 further plates. Original full red calf, gilt to spine and upper board. All edges gilt. Silk bookmark. Edges lightly rubbed. Michael Scott, in gilt to lower corner of upper board.
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image of Days with Sir Roger de Coverley. A reprint from “The Spectator” With illustrations by Hugh Thomson

Days with Sir Roger de Coverley. A reprint from “The Spectator” With illustrations by Hugh Thomson

by [Addison, Joseph & Steele, Sir Richard]

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Published
1892
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$42.35

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Macmillan and Co. London. 1892. (Third edition) Octavo. 158pp. Tissue guarded engraved frontispiece, further illustrations by Hugh Thomson. Original pictorial cloth, gilt to spine and upper boards. All edges gilt. Green endpapers. Some sporadic foxing, otherwise crisp and bright. Light rubbing to extremities, spotting to lower board.
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Among Hostile Hordes. A story of the Tai-Ping Rebellion

by Marchant, Bessie

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Published
nd [1901]
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$35.30

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Gall and Inglis. London and Edinburgh. nd. [c.1901]. Octavo. 332pp. Frontispiece, 10 further engraved plates. Original pictorial cloth, gilt and black lettering to spine and upper board. Motif to lower board in black. Ffep removed, light ghosting from inscription to verso of frontispiece. Edges spotted, lightly toned. Light rubbing to extremeties. Inscription "J. F. Bishop, Sizecroft Cottage, Kilpeck, Nr Hereford"… Read more
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