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Recent Arrivals from Paul Haynes Rare Books

cover of Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of King Richard the Third

Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of King Richard the Third

by Walpole, Horace

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Published
1798
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Printed for C. C. and J. Robinson, Paternoster Row and J. Edwards, Pall Mall. London. 1798. Quarto. 149pp. (103-252). Engraved frontispiece portrait. Two further large folding engraved plates. Occasional spotting, some foxing to the plates. Some small dogears to lower corner. Extracted from the larger work: The Works of Horatio Walpole, Earl of Orford. Lacking boards, frontispiece… Read more
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cover of The Bombed Happiness

The Bombed Happiness

by Hendry, J. F.

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Published
1942
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First edition. Routledge. 1942. 40pp. Original wraps, with unclipped price. A slim volume printed on yellow paper. Spine strip and edges showing a little wear, rear cover discoloured. The author's first published work. A nice copy of this scarce work of wartime poetry by the influential poet and founder editor of The New Apocalyptics with Henry Treece. James… Read more
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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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Published
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 Natives

Natives

by Humphreys, Emyr

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Published
1968
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First edition. Secker and Warburg. 1968. 255pp. Original gilt lettered pink cloth, in the original unclipped dust wrapper. Dust wrapper with minor wear to edges, and discoloured to rear of dust wrapper. A collection of ten stories set in Wales. A nice copy. Emyr Humphreys (1919-2020) Welsh novelist, poet and writer. He was described by the poet R. S.… Read more
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cover of Welcome to Sevastopol

Welcome to Sevastopol

by Dobry, A. & Borisova, I.

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Published
2001
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First edition. Art Print. Sevastopol. 2001. 125pp. Colour photo and monochrome plates. Original photographic pictorial boards, gilt lettering. Photographic endpapers. 8 colour plates, 8 monochrome plates, maps and plans. Price inscribed below isbn. Small bump to lower corner of upper board, otherwise a near fine copy. "the hero-city, the city monument, the museum in an open air ...… Read more
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cover of The Mysteries: Pagan and Christian

The Mysteries: Pagan and Christian

by Cheetham, Samuel

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Published
1897
Edition
First edition
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First edition. Macmillan and Co. London. 1897. Octavo. xviii, 150pp. 2pp publisher's ads, 34pp publisher's Catalogue of Theological Works. Green endpapers. Some text in Greek. Pages untrimmed, uniformly lightly toned. Edge wear to spine, a little spotting, corners bumped, well read. Engraved bookplate of W. Hall Keyes to fep. John M. Watkins of Cecil Court plate to ffep.… Read more
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cover of Two Roving Englishwomen in Greece

Two Roving Englishwomen in Greece

by Armstrong, Isabel J.

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Published
1893
Edition
First edition
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First edition. Sampson Low, Marston & Company. London. 1893. Octavo. xi, 300pp. Engraved frontispiece with tissue guard (Coming Down From The Monasteries of Meteora), Photo portrait of the author, 21 further engravings from sketches made by Isabel Armstrong within the text. Original pictorial green cloth, gilt lettering. Pages untrimmed, edges darkened. Cloth worn, spine cocked, darkened and faded, corners bumped.… Read more
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cover of A Six Months Tour Through the North of England. Containing an account of the present state of Agriculture, Manufactures and Population, in several Counties of this Kingdom

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Augustus M. Kelley. Reprints of Economic Classics. New York. 1967. Reprint of the Second Edition, corrected and enlarged. Originally Printed for W. Strahan; W. Nicoll, No. 51 in St Paul's Churchyard; T. Cadell, in The Strand; B. Collins, at Salisbury; and J. Balfour, at Edinburgh. 1771. 4 Volumes. Octavo. I: xxviii, 359, (1), Engraved Plates; II: (6), 459pp, Engraved… Read more
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cover of Coates's Herd Book: containing the pedigrees of Improved Shorthorn Cattle. Volumes 22, 23, 31.

Coates's Herd Book: containing the pedigrees of Improved Shorthorn Cattle. Volumes 22, 23, 31.

by Shorthorn Society of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

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Published
1875, 1876, 1884
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Shorthorn Society of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. Volumes 22, 23, 31. 1875, 1876, 1884. xx, 688pp; xx, 791pp; xxii, 756pp. Bound in matching brown cloth, attractively grained leather labels with gilt lettering to spines. Renewed endpapers. Edges sprinkled red, darkened. A handsome set. Provenance: Dated signature (October 30 1883) of John Thornton to half title of Volume 31,… Read more
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cover of Another Image: Papua New Guinea

Another Image: Papua New Guinea

by Bailey, David

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Published
1975
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First edition. Mathews Miller Dunbar/Bailey Co-Production. London. 1975. Quarto. 144pp. 130 plates in monochrome and colour, indexed to rear. Marbled endpapers. A very good copy in the original brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The original dust wrapper is sunned and faded to spine, more so to the head, with short closed tear and crease to upper edge. A nice… Read more
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cover of Medicinal plants in folk tradition. An ethnobotany of Britain and Ireland

Medicinal plants in folk tradition. An ethnobotany of Britain and Ireland

by Allen, David E. & Hatfield, Gabrielle

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Published
2004
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Timber Press. Portland and Cambridge. 2004. Small quarto. 431pp. Frontispiece, text illustrations, colour plates. Original green cloth, gilt to spine, in the original dust wrapper. A fine copy. "The first comprehensive account of medicinal uses of wild plants by the country folk of Britain and Ireland". Includes a useful bibliography.
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cover of The Clydesdale Flora: a description of the flowering plants and ferns of the Clyde District, arranged according to the natural orders, with a glossary of terms, and diagrams

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Fifth edition, revised. Hugh Hopkins, Glasgow. 1891. Small octavo. xxxii, 277pp. Frontispiece portrait, 7 litho plates. Original brown cloth, gilt lettering and rules to spine. Corners a little rubbed/bumped. Floral endpapers. Signature to ffep, dated 1890.
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cover of A monograph of the genus Sabicea

A monograph of the genus Sabicea

by Wernham, Herbert Fuller

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Published
1914
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First edition. Printed by Order of the Trustees of the British Museum. London. 1914. Octavo. Half title, title, (2) 80pp. 1 large folding plate, tables, 12 tissue guarded (each tissue guard with printed explanation) litho plates. Black endpapers. Original green cloth, blind bordering, gilt vignette to upper board, gilt lettering to spine. Tips rubbed. Short closed tear to lower… Read more
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cover of A Handbook for Travellers in Switzerland. Part I. Switzerland without the Pennine Alps

A Handbook for Travellers in Switzerland. Part I. Switzerland without the Pennine Alps

by Murray, John

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Published
1892
Edition
18th edition
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Eighteenth edition. John Murray. 1892. Octavo. viii, 2pp additions and corrections dated 1894, (2)pp addendum dated 1893, Great Eastern Railway, 420pp, xlv index, Murray's Handbook Advertiser, 1894-1895, 60pp. 16 maps and plans, including the additional 3 maps engraved in 1893. Turquoise endpapers with publisher's ads. Light pencil signature to upper margin of title. Occasional spotting. Original red cloth, gilt… Read more
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cover of Switzerland and the adjacent portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol

Switzerland and the adjacent portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol

by Baedeker, Karl

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Published
1905
Edition
Twenty-first edition
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Twenty-first edition. Karl Baedeker, Dulau & Co, Charles Scribner's Sons. Leipzig, London, New York. Small octavo. xxxviii, 548pp. 63 maps, 17 plans, 11 panoramas. Publisher's ads to fep. Map to reps. Marbled edges. Silk bookmarks. Original red cloth, gilt lettering. Some spotting/toning to maps and panoramas. Short closed tear to frontispiece map. Proud edges of folding panoramas slightly chipped. A… Read more
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cover of A Book of Railway Journeys

A Book of Railway Journeys

by Kennedy, Ludovic (ed)

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Published
1980
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First edition. Collins. London. 1980. xxiii, (1), 356pp. Text illustrations. Original quarter two tone cloth, silver lettering and vignette to spine. In the original unclipped dust wrapper, a little sunned to spine. Bookplate of Clare Tritton McLaren of Coughton Court to ffep. An anthology of writings through 155 years of train travel. Recalling historic journeys, the opening of the… Read more
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cover of The Railway Magazine VOL. LXXV. JULY TO DECEMBER 1934

The Railway Magazine VOL. LXXV. JULY TO DECEMBER 1934

by Willox, William Arthur (ed)

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Published
1934
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Railway Publishing Company. Westminster. London. 1934. Royal Octavo. vi, Folding colour plate frontispiece, 470pp. Numerous illustrations. Original red cloth, gilt to spine and upper board. All edges sprinkled red. Slight fading to spine. A nice copy. The Railway magazine began in 1897. The use of art paper for the photograph sections began in this year (1934) This volume… Read more
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cover of A History of the English Railway. Its Social Relations and Revelations 1820-1845

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Augustus M. Kelley. New York. 1968. [Reprint of Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 1851] Octavo. Two volumes in one. xii, 308pp; viii, 282pp. Original grey cloth, black and gilt to spine and upper board. In the original dust wrapper. A near fine copy. With an introduction by C. R. Clinker. The first comprehensive study of the English railway system.
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cover of Orient Line S.S. Orsova Tourist Class photographic brochure

Orient Line S.S. Orsova Tourist Class photographic brochure

by Orient Steam Navigation Company Ltd

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Published
c.1954
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Photo Album brochure. Orient Line. c. 1954. Landscape octavo. 20.5cm x 15.5cm. Initial full photograph of the ship plus 18 monochrome photographs on stiff card. Stiff acetate covers with lettering in white. Spiral bound. First page bound upside down. Illustrating the Swimming Pool. The Sports Deck, The Library, The Restaurant, The Veranda Bar, The Lounge, 2-berth cabin, 3-berth cabin,… Read more
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cover of A history of inland transport and communication in England

A history of inland transport and communication in England

by Pratt, Edwin A.

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Published
1970
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David and Charles. Newton Abbott. 1970. [Originally published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. London. 1912] xii, 532pp. Original blue cloth, gilt to spine. In the original dust wrapper, chipped to edges, with short closed tear and crease to fold and light red biro line. Some spotting to lower edge. An important work with source footnotes and a useful bibliography… Read more
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