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"Topographer Brittania " [ Title on Spine ]

by DANCER, W

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1794
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1794. 18th century bound quarto manuscript of the great buildings of England, 574 numbered pages + 3 blank leaves ( page 137/8 absent but probably no text missing). Contemporary half calf morocco labels, rubbed, board detached. Contents clear and very legible written on thick watermarked paper. The buildings are sub-divided into their respective counties, many pages with only county headings… Read more
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London: Printed for The Patentees ... By Champante and Whitrow, 1798. VOLUME FOUR. 984 inc.(index) pages. Some light page discolouration in a few places. Contemporary calf expertly rebacked, rubbed at the edges. Issued in parts over five volumes. One of the earliest attempts to produce a National directory, this volume contains parts 49 - part of 66 + part of… Read more
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image of A Rare Archive of Original Photographs of Devon Post Offices ... From the Ron Hake Collection

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There are 23 nineteenth or the early part of the twentieth century photographs typical size 220 x 150 mm, many bearing the stamp of F. Frith & Co. Ltd. The second part of the collection is made up of some 86 photographs mainly taken in the 1970s, probably by Ron himself. Typically in two sizes,125 x 90 mm, and the… 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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Dartmoor Pictorial Records

by BURNARD, Robert

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edit
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Plymouth: Privately Printed : W. Brendon & Son,, 1890. FOUR VOLUME SET. 56; 60; 74; 84 pages. 69 photographic plates, from negatives by the Author, illustrations, plans, etc in the text. Floral endpapers. Neat contemporary ownership inscription. Original cloth professionally rebacked (to the original style) with new morocco spines, gilt lettering, and all contained within a custom made slipcase.… Read more
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