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Ireland Picturesque and Romantic

By RITCHIE, Leitch

(London): Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1838. vi; (ii); 264 pages. 19 steel engraved plates. Contemporary straight grained morocco, extra gilt on the spine, rebacked with the spine relaid.. First Edit. Full-Leather. Very Good. 4to. Book.

$132.11

Survey of the Country Around London. To the Distance of Thirty-Two Miles from St. Pauls
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Survey of the Country Around London. To the Distance of Thirty-Two Miles from St. Pauls

By LINGARD, John

(London): John Lingard c1830s ? Large folding hand coloured map mounted on linen, dissecting in sixteen sections. Size : 620 x 795 mm. With attached, "Lingard's Miniature map and key extending 12 miles round London". In slipcase with printed paper title label on the upper cover. Also with hackney and postal details.. Map. Near Fine. Book.

$462.39

The History of Leicester During the Great Civil War; a Lecture, Delivered to the Members of the Leicester Mechanic's Institute
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The History of Leicester During the Great Civil War; a Lecture, Delivered to the Members of the Leicester Mechanic's Institute

By HOLLINGS, J.F

Leicester: Combe & Crossley, 1840. iv; 73 pages. folding plan, 4 tinted plates. Contemporary binder's cloth rebacked.. First Edit. Cloth. Very Good.. 8vo.. Book.

$59.45

Some Account of the Barony and Town of Okehampton: Its Antiquities and Institutions ... Edited and Enlarged from the Collections Made By William B. Bridges ...
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Some Account of the Barony and Town of Okehampton: Its Antiquities and Institutions ... Edited and Enlarged from the Collections Made By William B. Bridges ...

By WRIGHT, W.H.K

Tiverton: William Masland, 1889. xxvii; 242 pages. Folding map, full-page engraved plates. LARGE-PAPER COPY. Morocco backed cloth boards. Scarce in large-paper format, of which few copies would have been printed.. First Thus. Half-Leather. Very Good.. Tall 8vo. Book.

$165.14

Observations on the Antiquities Historical and Monumental, of the County of Cornwall
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Observations on the Antiquities Historical and Monumental, of the County of Cornwall

By BORLASE, William

Oxford: W. Jackson, 1754. xvi; 413; (i)(errata) pages. Map, 24 full page engraved plates, 10 engraved plates in the text. Attractively rebound in period style half calf, marbled boards, raised bands, retaining the original morocco title label. The first edition of this important work. A light pencilled note states the book was purchased at the Prideaux Place sale on Oct. 1921. A SUPERB COPY. First Edit. Half-Leather. Near Fine.. Folio. Book.

$660.55

England Illustrated ... CORNWALL SECTION
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England Illustrated ... CORNWALL SECTION

By DODSLEY, R & J ... [publisher]

1764. ( 43 ) pages. County map by Thomas Kitchen, 2 engraving in text. Attractive calf backed marbled boards, by Bayntun-Riviere. The map is a delight, with the title contained within a rococco cartouche, and the Isles of Scilly in an inset.. Quarter Leather. Near Fine.. Large 4 to. Book.

$132.11

A History of Devonshire with Sketches of Its Leading Worthies
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A History of Devonshire with Sketches of Its Leading Worthies

By WORTH, R. N

(London): Elliot Stock, 1886. Two volumes. x; 347; (i) pages. Bound at the rear is an additional eighteenth century twenty-nine page " Travelling Index of the Great Roads in Devonshire." GRANGERISED COPY with the addition of 122 prints, maps, aquatints, sketches etc. Contemporary half morocco, marbled boards just slightly rubbed. A fine example of an extra-illustrated book. In 1796 James Granger published a "Biographical History of England" with blank leaves for the addition of portraits, etc to be illustrated by the purchaser, hence grangerising. Books thus illustrated are often found in sumptuous bindings, filled with neatly inserted extra illustrations bound in. A FINE EXAMPLE. First Edit. Half-Leather. Near Fine.. 8vo. Book.

$660.55

The Hand-Book to South Devon, Dartmoor, Etc. With Maps of South Devon, City of Exeter, and the Three Towns of Plymouth, Devonport, and Stonehouse
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The Hand-Book to South Devon, Dartmoor, Etc. With Maps of South Devon, City of Exeter, and the Three Towns of Plymouth, Devonport, and Stonehouse

By WOOD, W ... [publisher]

Devonport c1856. Three large folding maps with a couple of short tears without loss. 107 + (v)(advert) pages. Original red cloth with the title in gilt on the upper cover. Near contemporary ownership inscription on the front endpaper.. Third Edition. Cloth. Very Good.. Small 8vo. Book.

$165.14

The Social History and Antiquities of Barton-Upon-Humber
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The Social History and Antiquities of Barton-Upon-Humber

By BALL, M ... [publisher]

Barton-Upon-Humber, 1856. (iv); 72; 24 + 16 & 24 (publisher's catalogue) pages. Illustrated. Old newspaper cuttings stuck to blank endpaper. A few 'age' spots. Original full morocco, neatly rebacked, with the title in gilt within an ornate border on the upper cover. An attractive binding.. First Edit. Full-Leather. Very Good.. 8vo. Book.

$79.27

Irish Local Names Explained
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Irish Local Names Explained

By JOYCE, P. W.

Dublin: M.H. Gill & Son c1870's ? (iv); 107 pages. Occasional light foxing. Fairly extensive related scholarly annotations mainly to front endpaper and upper margins of a few pages. Name in pencil in upper margin of title-page. Original green cloth wih a central device in gilt on the upper cover. Bright cloth, tight copy.. New Edition. Cloth. Good.. 8vo.. Book.

$33.03

The Life of Sir Philip Musgrave, Bart., Of Hartley Castle, Co. Westmorland, and of Edenhall, Co. Cumberland. Govenor of the City of Carlisle, &c. Now First Published from an Original Ms.
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The Life of Sir Philip Musgrave, Bart., Of Hartley Castle, Co. Westmorland, and of Edenhall, Co. Cumberland. Govenor of the City of Carlisle, &c. Now First Published from an Original Ms.

By BURTON, Gilbert

Carlisle: Samuel Jefferson, 1840. vii; 56; (ii)(publisher's advert) pages. Later plain paper covered boards with the original printed paper label on the upper cover. Presentation copy from Agnes Strickland, also signed in the upper margin of the title-page by her.. First Edit. Boards. Very Good.. 8vo. Book.

$132.11

Directory of Devonshire
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Directory of Devonshire

By KELLY'S

London: Kelly's Directories Ltd, 1897. xxvii; 1125 + 88 (mainly local advert) pages. Folding county map re-hinged. Some damage along leading edge with no loss of text, stain to lower edge. New endpapers. Rebound in dark red cloth.. First Thus. Cloth. Good.. 4to.. Book.

$105.69

A New and Accurate Description of the Present Great Roads of England and Wales, Commencing at London, and Continued to the Farthest Parts of the Kingdom, with the Several Branches Leading Out of Them; and a Description of the Several Towns ... (etc)
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A New and Accurate Description of the Present Great Roads of England and Wales, Commencing at London, and Continued to the Farthest Parts of the Kingdom, with the Several Branches Leading Out of Them; and a Description of the Several Towns ... (etc)

By DODSLEY, R. & J ...[publishers)

(London), 1756. (viii); 168; lxiv pages. Large folding general map by Thomas Kitchen, with the title contained within an attractive cartouche. Contemporary calf new spine and label. An attractive early example of a road book. Map in good condition.. First Edit. Full-Leather. Very Good.. 8vo. Book.

$224.59

Picturesque Views, on the River Medway, from the Nore to the Vicinity of Its Source in Sussex: With Observations on the Public Buildings and Other Works of Art in Its Neighbourhood
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Picturesque Views, on the River Medway, from the Nore to the Vicinity of Its Source in Sussex: With Observations on the Public Buildings and Other Works of Art in Its Neighbourhood

By IRELAND, Samuel

(London): T & J. Egerton, 1793. xii; 206 pages. Additional pictorial title-page, aquatint map, 28 fine sepia aquatint plates inc. a map. Attractve ownership bookplates. Exceptional full tree calf gilt borders, extra gilt within compartments on the spine with contrasting morocco labels, marbled endpapers and page edges. A SUPERB COPY. First Edit. Full-Leather. Fine.. 8vo.. Book.

$660.55

Irish Ecclesiastical Architecture with Some Notice of Similar or Related Work in England, Scotland and Elsewhere
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Irish Ecclesiastical Architecture with Some Notice of Similar or Related Work in England, Scotland and Elsewhere

By CHAMPNEYS, Arthur C

London & Dublin: G. Bell & Sons; Hodges, Figgis & Co. Ltd, 1910. xxxiii; 258 + (i)(publisher's advert) pages. Title-page in red and black. " Numerous illustrations chiefly from photographs by the author." Name on front endpaper which is also creased. Original dark green cloth. A good sound copy.. First Edit. Cloth. Very Good.. 4to. Book.

$92.48

Directory of Devonshire
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Directory of Devonshire

By KELLY'S

(London): Kelly's Directories Ltd, 1910. xxiii; 1157 pages. Folding map repaired, title-page creased, new endpapers. Rebound red cloth. Only the Devon section. First Thus. Cloth. Good.. 4to. Book.

$99.08

Traveller's Companion, or, a Delieation of the Turnpike Roads of England and Wales ... a New Set of County Maps ... [etc]
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Traveller's Companion, or, a Delieation of the Turnpike Roads of England and Wales ... a New Set of County Maps ... [etc]

By CARY, John

London: John Cary, 1821. Title-page, engraved contents, and advertisement pages, general map, 40 county maps with original outline hand colouring inc. Yorks folding, 2 maps of south and North Wales; therefore a total of 43 neat maps in fine clean crisp condition. (xvi) + (iv)(publisher's advert) pages. Half calf neatly rebacked, marbled boards a little rubbed.. Half-Leather. Very Good.. 8vo. Book.

$297.25

A New Map of North Wales divided Into Its Six Counties or Shires.
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A New Map of North Wales divided Into Its Six Counties or Shires.

By DIX, Thomas

(London): William Darton, 1820. Folding map with original full wash hand colouring. Dissecting in 20 sections and mounted on linen in original slipcase. Fabulously hand coloured map, with large vignette of Snowdon in one corner, and historical notes in another, and a list of market towns and market days, etc. In 1822 Thomas Dix and William Darton published an atlas titled," Complete Atlas of the Counties of England," The maps were also issued separately as single sheets or cut, mounted and cased [as with the copy we offer here].. First Edit. Map. Very Good.. Book.

$132.11

Engravings of the Principal Mosaic Pavements, Which Have Been Discovered in the Course of the Last and Present Centuries, in Various Parts of Great Britain. ... The Whole Executed on Twenty-seven Plates
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Engravings of the Principal Mosaic Pavements, Which Have Been Discovered in the Course of the Last and Present Centuries, in Various Parts of Great Britain. ... The Whole Executed on Twenty-seven Plates

By FOWLER, William

Grantham: Storr, 1824. Three page advertising broadside. A rare broadside, locally published advertising this monumental work.. First edit, thus. Broadside. Very Good.. Folio.. Book.

$105.69

Scarronides: Or, Virgil Travestie. a Mock-Poem, on the First and Fourth Books of Virgil's Aeneis; in English Burlesque
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Scarronides: Or, Virgil Travestie. a Mock-Poem, on the First and Fourth Books of Virgil's Aeneis; in English Burlesque

By COTTON, Charles

Whitehaven: J. Dunn, 1776. 144 pages. Uncut. Contemporary plain drab paper covered boards new spine. A very early example of a provincial imprint.. First Thus. Boards. Good.. 8vo.. Book.

$158.53

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