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cover of The Palace and Gardens of Fronteira, Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Portuguese Style

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Third revised edition by Vera Mendes and Fernando Mascarenhas. Quetzal Editores & Antique Collector's Club. New York & Woodbridge. 1995. Quarto. 142pp. Profusely illustrated in colour. A lovely copy in the original blue cloth, embossed to spine. Decorative endpapers. In the original dust wrapper, with small chip and delamination to top left hand edge. With the bookplate of… Read more
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cover of A general view of the state of Portugal; containing a topographical description thereof. In which are included, an account of the physical and moral state of the kingdom; Together With Observations on The Animal, Vegetable, And Mineral Productions of Its Colonies. The whole compiled from the best Portuguese writers, and from notices obtained in the country. Illustrated with plates

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First edition. Quarto. Printed for T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies, In The Strand. London. 1798. xi, [1] errata, 272p., 15 engraved plates. Folding engraved map of Portugal. Contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Spine in six compartments with double gilt rules, red leather label and gilt lettering. Silk bookmark. Light shelf wear, a couple of nicks to spine, corners rubbed.… Read more
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cover of Travels through Europe, in several letters to the Counsellor Amato Danio

Travels through Europe, in several letters to the Counsellor Amato Danio

by Careri, Dr John Gemelli

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Published
1732
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First edition. Printed by arrangement from Messrs Churchill for John Walton; Tho. Wotton; Samuel Birt; Daniel Browne; Thomas Osborn; John Shuckburgh; and Henry Lintot. London. 1732. Folio. p.43-142. (99)pp. Two column text. Engraved tailpiece. The first English publication of this translation of Careri's travels through Italy, France, England, The Low Countries, The Empire and Austria. Extracted from A… Read more
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cover of Madeira Meteorologic

Madeira Meteorologic

by Smyth, C. Piazzi

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Published
1882
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First edition. David Douglas. Edinburgh. 1882. Small quarto. viii, 83pp. Engraved frontispiece by John Le Conte (1816 - 1887) from an original by the author of the base of the remarkable cloud of June 26th 1881 and the old lava stream in the foreground. Spectroscopic plate. Original cloth, gilt to upper board and spine. Slightly faded to spine. A… Read more
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cover of Impressions of Spain

Impressions of Spain

by Calvert, Albert F.

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Published
1903
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First edition. George Philip and Son; Philip, Son and Nephew. London & Liverpool. 1903. Small quarto. xix, 344, (4)pp. Tissue guarded photo frontispiece portrait tipped in, Folding coloured map, 3 further maps, numerous photo plates and text illustrations. Contemporary half calf, spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt tooling and leather label. Beautifully gilded floral endpapers. All edges gilt.… Read more
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cover of Voices of the old sea

Voices of the old sea

by Lewis, Norman

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Published
1985
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Penguin. London. 1985. 202pp. Original covers, with creasing. Text sunned to margins. Presentation copy from the author: "BRUCE - the latest for your collection. A better jacket than the original, I think. Salute! Norman"
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cover of To run across the sea

To run across the sea

by Lewis, Norman

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Published
1991
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Vintage. London. 1991. 230pp. Original covers. Text sunned to margins. Slightly bumped to corners. Presentation copy from the author: To Bruce with love from Norman April 1991.
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cover of Observations on the epidemical diseases in Minorca. From the Year 1744, to 1749. To which is prefixed, a Short Account of the Climate, Productions, Inhabitants, and Endemial Distempers, of the Island.

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Fourth edition. Printed for T. Cadell and G. Robinson. London. 1779. Octavo. Lacking half-title, xxiv, 311pp. Full calf, spine renewed, original boards showing small areas of surface wear. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt lettering, blind tooling and leather label. Hinges reinforced. Spotting to title and prelims, and occasionally elsewhere. Circular Medical Society of London stamp to title;… Read more
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cover of The Passes of the Pyrenees. A practical guide to the mountain roads of the Franco-Spanish Frontier

The Passes of the Pyrenees. A practical guide to the mountain roads of the Franco-Spanish Frontier

by Freeston, Charles Lincoln (F.R.G.S)

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Published
1912
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Charles Scribner's Sons. New York. 1912. 8vo. xiii, 191pp. Tissue guarded colour frontis., 70 further plates, 8 maps. Original publisher's pictorial cloth in green, white, tan and black. Gilt lettering to spine. Very bright. Some browning to endpapers and occasional foxing. The motoring Grand Tour pioneer.
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cover of Wild Spain (Espana Agreste). Records of Sport with Rife, Rod and Gun, Natural History and Exploration

Wild Spain (Espana Agreste). Records of Sport with Rife, Rod and Gun, Natural History and Exploration

by Chapman, Abel & Buck, Walter J

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Published
1893
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First edition. Gurney & Jackson. 1893. Octavo. xx, 472pp. Double-page frontispiece map, 52 plates, further text emgravings. Half calf, marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. Spine in six compartments with gilt embellishment, leather labels with gilt lettering bound and signed by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Slight foxing to preliminary pages, occasional spotting. From the library of Humphrey Adam Gilbert (1886-1961) of Bishopstone,… Read more
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