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image of Anglorum Speculum, or the Worthies of England, in Church and State. Alphabetically Digested Into the Several Shires and Counties There-in Contained; ...

Anglorum Speculum, or the Worthies of England, in Church and State. Alphabetically Digested Into the Several Shires and Counties There-in Contained; ...

by S [ANDYS], G ... Introduction

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Published
1684
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Very Good.
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First Edit
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(London): Printed for Thomas Passinger, William Thackary, John Wright, 1684. (viii); 974; (iv)(catalogue); (xiv)(table) pages. Interesting provenance on front endpaper. Contemporary calf neatly rebacked. Wing, S22B. First Edit. Hardcover. Very Good.. 8vo. Book.
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A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood

by BEWICK, Thomas

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Published
1807
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Very Good
Edition
Fifth Edition
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$410.13

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Newcastle Upon Tyne: Printed By Edward Walker, for T. Bewick and S. Hodgson, 1807. x; 525; (i) pages. Woodcut illustrations throughout by THOMAS BEWICK. Rough cut page edges. Bookplate. Contemporary half black calf, marbled boards with matching endpapers. Roscoe, 5 a-c. Nice honest copy.. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Royal 8vo. Book.
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Foreign Finches in Captivity

by BUTLER, Arthur G

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Published
1899
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$307.60

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(London): Brumby & Clarke, Limited, 1899. (vi); viii; 317; (i) pages. 60 coloured lithograph plates by F. W. Frohawk. Some minor spreading to inner margins but firm. Original blue cloth, bright.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. Book.
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Legends from River & Mountain

by SYLVA, Carmen & STRETTELL, Alma

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Published
1896
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Very Good.
Edition
First Edit
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$82.03

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(London): George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1896. xi; 328 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white and pictorial cloth by T.H. Robinson. Cloth bright.. First Edit. Hardcover. Very Good.. 8vo. Book.
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image of Reflections Upon Learning, Wherein is Shewn the Insufficiency Thereof, in Its Particulars: In Order to Evince the Usefulness and Necessity of Revelation  ... By a Gentleman

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(London): Printed for A. Bosvile, 1728. (xvi); 295 pages. Very light soiling to title-page. Rebound half calf marbled boards.. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.. 8vo.. Book.
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Sketches of India : Written By an Officer for Fire-Side Travellers at Home

by SHERER, Joseph Moyle

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Published
1826
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Very Good.
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$273.42

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(London): Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1826. iv; 297 pages. Contemporary half tan calf with contrasting title label neat headband repair. With the Pine Coffin bookplate. Nice sound contemporary copy.. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.. 8vo.. Book.
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Notes and Reflections During a Ramble in Germany

by SHERER, Joseph Moyle

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Published
1827
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Very Good.
Edition
Second Edition
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$123.04

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(London): Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1827. iv; 400 pages. Light browning to endpapers, front endpaper bookplate removed and possibly counter signed by the author in pencil, other signatures also in pencil. A sketch of a farmhouse has been neatly tipped-in on a front endpaper again possibly in the hand of the author. Contemporary half green calf with contrsting… Read more
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image of The Roads and Railroads, Vehicles, and Modes of Travelling, ... With Accounts of Bridges, Tunnels, and Canals ...

The Roads and Railroads, Vehicles, and Modes of Travelling, ... With Accounts of Bridges, Tunnels, and Canals ...

by PARKER, John W ... Publisher

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Published
1839
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Very Good
Edition
First Edit
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(London), 1839. viii; 340 pages. All edges in gilt. Line illustrations throughout. Near contemporary school prize prsentation inscription on front endpaper. Original blue gilt cloth neatly rebacked with the spine relaid.. First Edit. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Book.
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A Memoir on the Indian Surveys

by MARKHAM, Clements R

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Published
1871
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Good
Edition
First Edit
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(London): W.H. Allen, Edward Stanford, Henry S. King & Co, 1871. xxv; (i); 303 pages. 4 folding maps. Minor light damp spotting. New endpapers. Original printed boards rubbed and soiled, new morocco spine (in the style of the original). ' The object of the present memoir is to furnish a general view of all the surveying and other geographical operations… Read more
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image of Travelling Charts; or, Iron Road Books, for Perusal on the Journey ... Basingstoke, Winchester and Gosport, on the South-Western

Travelling Charts; or, Iron Road Books, for Perusal on the Journey ... Basingstoke, Winchester and Gosport, on the South-Western

by RAILWAY CHRONICLE ...

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Published
1846
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Good
Edition
First Edit
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$170.89

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(London): James Holmes at the Railway Chronicle Office, 1846. Rare, fold out guide to the line from Nine Elms Station to Gosport, illustrating all things to be seen on the journey. Folding out to 275 cms, final section detached at the fold. Original illustrated wrappers.. First Edit. Original Wraps. Good. Oblong 8vo. Book.
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Tales of the Trains: Being Some Chapters of Railway Romance

by TILBURY TRAMP ...

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Published
1845
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Good
Edition
First Edit
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$150.38

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(London): Wm. S. Orr & Co, 1845. viii; 156 pages. Amusing line illustrations throughout. Light soiling. Original red gilt cloth neatly rebacked relaying the spine. Fictitious and amusing tales of early railway transport.. First Edit. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. Book.
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The Danubian Principalities, the Frontier Lands of the Christian and the Turk. By a British Resident of Twenty Years in the East

by SKENE, James Henry

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Published
1854
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Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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(London): Richard Bentley, 1854. 2 vols. viii; 423; (i); viii; (9)-421 pages. Engraved frontispiece which with the first few pages is slighlty frayed in the fore-margin (and spotted), folding map. New yellow endpapers. Ex. lib. with erased pencilled accession numbers on verso of the title-page. Original blind stamped olive green cloth gilt bright, neatly recased with barely visible numbers at… Read more
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image of A View of Devonshire in MDCXXX, with a pedigree of most of its gentry by Thomas Westcote, Gent. Edited by the Rev. George Oliver, D. D; and Pitman Jones

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(Exeter): William Roberts, 1845. (xii); (iii)-xvii;(blank); (19)-649 pages + publisher's advert leaf. Pedigree.. Some light spotting throughout (as usual). Contemporary full diced calf, expertly and attractively rebacked in matching tan calf with contrasting morocco label, marbled page edges with matching endpapers. A handsome INTERLEAVED COPY of this important source book for students of seventeenth century Devon history. The second part… Read more
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image of An Intire System of Arithmetic : Or Arithmetic in All Its Parts. Containing 1. Vulgar. 11. Decimal. 111. Duodecimal. 1V. Sexagesimal. V. Political. V1. Logarithmical. V11. Lincal. V111. Instrumental. 1X. Algebraical.

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(London): Printed and Sold By Mr. King ... [et al], 1721. xxiv; 1-280; [64](tables); 269-379; 16 pages. Engraved portrait frontispiece, 3 folding plates. Some soiling especially towards the front and rear of the book. attractively rebound in period style half calf conrasting black morocco label, marbled boards.. First Edit. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. Book.
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Liberty Prints

by HARTE, Glynn Boyd ... LIBERTY

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Near Fine
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Merivale Editions c1980s. Six Liberty prints in drop-sided loose leaf folder, and contained within decorative portfolio with slik ties and the title on the upper cover. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF 550 NUMBERED COPIES. "Glynn Boyd Harte's Liberty Prints have been commissioned by Liberty and are published by Merivale Editions. The artist's hand drawn colour separations have been screen printed in… Read more
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image of Enchiridion Physicae Restitutae. In Quo Verus Naturae Concentus Exponitur, plurimique Antiquae Philosophiae Errores ... Dilucide Aperiuntur. Tractatus Alter Inscriptus. Arcanum Hermeticae .... Quarta Editio Emendata_Aucta

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Rouen: Berthelin, 1647. Two books bound in one (with separate title-pages). 198; 199-303 pages. Contemporary stained limp vellum, ink title on spine. Rosenthal 277; Duveen 196; Ferguson 1, 248. Jean d' Espagnet hides his name under imperfect anagrams but is by traditional repute the author of the two works in this volume. He is said to have been president of… Read more
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image of The Works of Antonio Canova in Sculpture and Modelling Engraved in Outline By Henry Moses

The Works of Antonio Canova in Sculpture and Modelling Engraved in Outline By Henry Moses

by CANOVA, Antonio

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Published
1887
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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(London): Septimus Prowett, 1887. xi; 26 pages. Frontispiece, 156 plates inc. double-page with letterpress description. Neat pencilled accession numbers on verso of title. Contemporary maroon morocco, extra gilt on the spine, marbled boards, upper board slightly rubbed. Attractive copy. Reprint. Half-Leather. Very Good. 4to. Hardcover.
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Euripidis Tragoediae Quae Extant Cum Latina Gulielmi Canteri Interpretatione.

by EURIPIDES ... (c.489 - 406 BC)

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Published
1602
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Very Good.
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Paulus Stephanus, 1602. (xii); 747; (blank); (1)-846; (blank); (1)-136; (xxxii); (1)-215; (xx)(index) pages. Title-page lightly soiled and neatly laid down, a few pages with early ink smudges and annotations mainly affecting the margins. Some light water staining to the lower margin. A few minor pagination errors but complete. Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked retaining the original title label. A most handsome… Read more
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North Sea Fishers and Fighters

by WOOD, Walter

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Published
1911
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Very Good
Edition
First Edit
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$68.36

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(London): Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd, 1911. xv; 366 pages. Illustrated inc. colour plates. Endpapers tanned. Original pictorial cloth, lovely bright covers, very slight rubbbing at tips.. First Edit. Original Cloth. Very Good. 4to. Book.
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image of Phraseologia Generalis; ... A Full, Large, and Generall Phrase Book; ....

Phraseologia Generalis; ... A Full, Large, and Generall Phrase Book; ....

by ROBERTSON, William

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Published
1685
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edit
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$375.95

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Cambridge: Printed By John Hayes, 1685. (viii); 1366 pages, printed in double columns. 'Old' ownership inscriptions on endpapers, and title-page. Some age discolouration. Bookplate of John Lawson. Contemporary calf, rebacked with the original label retained.. First Edit. Hardcover. Very Good. Stout 8vo. Book.
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