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Pub. Terentii Comoediae sex ex recensione Heinsiana
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Pub. Terentii Comoediae sex ex recensione Heinsiana

By Publius Terentius Afer (Terence)

Amstelodami [Amsterdam]: Ex Officina Elseviriorum [Elzevir Press), 1665. Very Good. 3.25 x 5.25 inches (8 x 13.5 cm). Contemporary full vellum binding with inked title to spine. Drkening to spine and a few small marks to boards. Good solid binding with no cracking to joints. Previous owner's embossed bookplate and printed label to front free endpaper 'Ex Bibliotheca Elzeviriana Jacobi Broun Craven, Kirkvallensis'. Engraved title page, very clean text throughout. Latin text. An attractive Elzevir Press edition. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo. Engraved title, [46], 304, [8] (Index)

$274.40

The Poems of Mr. Gray, to Which are Prefixed Memoirs of his Life and Writings: (Complete in 2 Volumes)
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The Poems of Mr. Gray, to Which are Prefixed Memoirs of his Life and Writings: (Complete in 2 Volumes)

By Thomas Gray / W. Mason

London: Chamberlaine, J. Potts, J. Williams, W. Collins, W. Wilson, R. Moncrieffe, T. Walker. G. Burnet, C. Jenkin, J. Colles and M. Mills, 1775. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15.5 cm). First Dublin edition. Complete in two volumes. Full calf leather bindings. Spines have five raised bands. Leather title and volume labels. Spine of volume II has a vertical crack but is held securely by cords. Some cracking to joints, but all boards securely attached. Loss to upper corner of front free endpaper in volume I. Contemporary notes in ink and pencil to endpapers and blanks in each volume. Upper margin of volume II page 1 has been excised. A few occasional marks but text is generally very clean throughout. Elegy written in a country churchyard includes a Latin translation by Robert Langrishe. The scarce Irish edition issued the same year as the first London edition. ESTC: T125261. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo. [24], 239 + 249, [1]

$205.80

Junius Stat Nominis Umbra:  (The Letters of Junius) (Complete in 2 Volumes)
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Junius Stat Nominis Umbra: (The Letters of Junius) (Complete in 2 Volumes)

By Junius [Sir Philip Francis (Attrib.)]

London: Henry Sampson Woodfall, 1772. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4 x 6 inches (10 x 15.5 cm). First issue of the first authorised edition. Complete in two volumes. Full calf leather bindings. Spines have five raised bands, red morocco title labels (chipped to volume 2), slight loss to ends and some light rubbing. Gilt filet border to boards, cracking to joints but both books are securely bound with all boards fully attached. Heavy offsetting from leather turn is affecting endpapers and first and last page in each volume. A few occasional marks but text is generally very clean throughout. ESTC: N473545. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: Small 8vo. xxxii, 208 + 356

$274.40

Sentimental Tommy: The Story of His Boyhood
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Sentimental Tommy: The Story of His Boyhood

By J.M. Barrie

London: Cassell and Company Limited, 1896. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Half olive morocco leather binding (by Mudie) with marbled boards. Spine has five raised bands and gilt decoration. Rubbing to corners of boards, good solid binding with no cracking to joints. Marbled page edges and endpapers. Clean text throughout. First edition although we are unable to determine which issue as the ads and catalogue have not been bound in. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 452

$48.02

Collected Poems
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Collected Poems

By Austin Dobson

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co, 1907. 7th Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Half vellum binding with marbled boards. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, marbled endpapers. Leather title label (rubbed) and gilt decoration to spine. Slight darkening to spine. Light foxing to page edges and a few spots to text. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 569

$41.16

The Roman Antiquities of Dionysius Halicarnassensis: Translated Into English, with Notes and Dissertations by Edward Spelman (Complete 4 Volume Set)
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The Roman Antiquities of Dionysius Halicarnassensis: Translated Into English, with Notes and Dissertations by Edward Spelman (Complete 4 Volume Set)

By Dionysius of Halicarnassus / Edward Spelman (Ed.)

London: Printed and Sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster, 1758. 1st Edition . Very Good. 8.75 x 10.75 inches (21.5 x 27 cm). Complete four volume set. Full speckled calf leather bindings. Spines have gilt ruled compartments, red morocco title labels, green morocco volume labels with gilt decoration. Volumes are labelled in the incorrect sequence. Heavy and uneven fading to boards. Slight loss to head of spine of Volume I. Board corners slightly worn. Slight cracking to joints and a few worm holes to spines (no worming to pages). Good solid bindings with all boards securely attached. Light foxing to endpapers and final few leaves in a couple of volumes. A few notes in light pencil, text is otherwise very clean throughout. Complete with Errata sheet at the end of each volume. Engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper in each volume (Thomas Beale). A nice solid example of the first English translation of the works of Dionysius of Halicarnassus. ESTC: T136671. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a very heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate - a postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Please contact us for an accurate postage cost for your location. Hardback. Printed pages: 4to. lviii, 456, [1] + 439, [1] + 438, [1] + 516, [1]

$2058.00

The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: With the Author's Introductions and Notes
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: With the Author's Introductions and Notes

By Sir Walter Scott / J. Logie Robertson (Ed.)

London: Henry Frowde, 1904. Reprint . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19 cm). Quarter vellum with red buckram boards. Spine has red morocco title label and gilt Art Nouveau style decoration with pink roses. Top page edge gilt. Slight darkening to vellum. Light foxing to endpaper and title page, heavy foxing to frontis and tissue guard. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 970

$41.16

Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education: (The Works of Hannah More. Volume VI)
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Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education: (The Works of Hannah More. Volume VI)

By Hannah More

London: T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies, 1801. 1st Edition Thus . Good Plus. 4.75 x 7.75 inches (12 x 19.5 cm). Volume VI of the first collected edition of Hannah More's Works. This volume contains the first part of 'Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education.' Full marbled calf binding. Spine worn and rubbed. Joints cracked, front board is loose but held by cords. Good solid page block. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 339

$48.02

The New English, French and Italian Pocket-Dictionary: Volume II - Containing English before the French and Italian. Carefully compiled from the Dictionaries of Dr. S. Johnson, The French Academy, La Crusca, and from other Dictionaries of the Best Authorities
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The New English, French and Italian Pocket-Dictionary: Volume II - Containing English before the French and Italian. Carefully compiled from the Dictionaries of Dr. S. Johnson, The French Academy, La Crusca, and from other Dictionaries of the Best Authorities

By F. Bottarelli

London: J. Nourse, 1777. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.5 x 5.5 inches (14 x 14 cm). Volume II only of the three volume set, this volume translates English to French and Italian. Full calf leather binding. Spine has four raised bands and red morocco title label. Wear to ends of spine, rear joint cracked (board loose but held by cords). Vertical crease to last page of text and rear free endpaper. Clean text throughout. ESTC: T131799. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: Large square 12mo.

$75.46

The Works of Ben Jonson in Seven Volumes
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The Works of Ben Jonson in Seven Volumes

By Ben Jonson / Peter Whalley (Ed.)

London: D.. Midwinter; W. Innys and J. Richardson; J. Knapton; T. Wotton; C. Hitch and L. Hawes; J. Walthoe; D. Browne; J and R. Tonson; C. Bathurst; J. Hodges; J. Ward; M and T. Longman; W. Johnston; and P. Davey and B. Law, 1756. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Complete seven volume set. Full calf leather bindings. Lacking spine labels. Cracking to joints. Boards loose but holding with cords. Page blocks in good solid conditiin, some light foxing, text is otherwise clean throughout. Several engraved plates. The first collected edition to include critical notes. Spines are worn but still a good usable set. ESTC: T83079. Overall condition is Good Plus. Please Note: This is a very heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate - a postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Please contact us for an accurate postage cost for your location. Hardback. Printed pages: 8vo.

$480.20

The Poetical Works of Samuel Johnson
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Johnson

By Samuel Johnson

London: L. White, P. Byrne and R. Marchbank, 1785. 1st Edition . Good. 4.25 x 6.5 inches (10 x 16.5 cm). First Dublin edition, a reprint of the first London edition. Full speckled calf leather binding. Front joint cracked but board is securely attached. Two notes in old ink to title page, heavy staining to pages 1 and 2. Lighter marking to next few pages. A good solid example. ESTC: T82915. Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo. viii, 196

$61.74

London Revisited (Revised)
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London Revisited (Revised)

By E.V. Lucas

London: Methuen and Co, 1926. 6th Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (14 x 20 cm). Quarter blue leather with blue buckram boards. Spine has five raised bands, red leather title label, gilt ornament to each compartment. Gilt armorial to front board (Trinity County School). Top edge gilt, foxing to other edges. Marbled endpapers, prize bookplate to front free endpaper. A few occasional spots of foxing to text. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 247

$41.16

The Poetical Works of Mark Akenside: with the Virtuoso, a Fragment, Never Before Published and The Life of the Author
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The Poetical Works of Mark Akenside: with the Virtuoso, a Fragment, Never Before Published and The Life of the Author

By Mark Akenside

London: W. Suttaby, 1807. Reprint . Very Good Minus. 3 x 5.25 inches (7.5 x 13.5 cm). Full diced calf leather binding. Gilt border to boards. Leather title label and ruled compartments to spine. Joints cracked, but both boards securely attached. Slight wear to ends of spine. Good sound binding, clean text throughout. Marbled endpapers, marbled page edges, previous owner's name to verso of front free endpaper and title page. Engraved frontis. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo. xiv, 239

$41.16

The Moss-House in Which Many of the Works of Nature Are Rendered a Source of Amusement to Children.
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The Moss-House in Which Many of the Works of Nature Are Rendered a Source of Amusement to Children.

By Agnes Strickland

London: William Darton, 1822. 1st Edition . Good. 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm). Publisher's quarter leather binding with marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt with price of 2s 6d. Leather rubbed but has no cracking. Boards worn to edges and corners, some pages protruding from page block but securely bound with all pages attached. Lacking front free endpaper. Frontis and four further plates (all dated 1823). All bar the final plate have been crudely coloured. Text is very clean throughout. Patches of paint to 2 pages facing plates. A scarce Regency period children's title. Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 170

$137.20

A Dictionary of Music and Musicians:  (A.D. 1450 - 1880). By Eminent Writers, English and Foreign with Illustrations and Woodcuts
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A Dictionary of Music and Musicians: (A.D. 1450 - 1880). By Eminent Writers, English and Foreign with Illustrations and Woodcuts

By George Grove

London: Macmillan and Co, 1879. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.25 x 8.75 inches (16 x 22 cm). Complete four volume first edition set. A later separate index volume was published in 1890 but not present here. Half calf leather bindings with marbled boards. Spines have five raised bands, morocco title and volume labels, gilt and blind panelled compartments. Marbled page edges, marbled endpapers. Good solid binding with no cracking to joints. Light rubbing to leather and rubbing to boards. Light cup ring to front board of Vol III. Heavy foxing to leading and trailing blanks in all volumes, plus a few spots to Vol. I title page, text is in very clean condition throughout. Previous owner's name pencilled to title pages. (John Aitken, 15 Lincoln's Inn Field). An important reference work that is still being published today. A lovely, sturdy example of the first edition. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. Please Note: This is a very heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate - a postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Please contact us for an accurate postage cost for your location. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 768 + vii, [1], 769 + vii, [1], 768 + xi, [1[, 820

$686.00

Specimens of the Early English Poets
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Specimens of the Early English Poets

By George Ellis

London: Edwards, Pall-Mall, 1790. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Fine full vellum binding ornate gilt borders to boards, gilt compartments to spine. All edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Some darkening and spotting to vellum but no damage whatsoever. Engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (Thomas Kinston Esq. Charlton House).Some light spotting to text but otherwise in very clean condition throughout. A handsome example of the first edition. ESTC: T145886. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 8vo. [2], v, [3], 323, [1]

$205.80

Gerald. The Welshman
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Gerald. The Welshman

By Henry Owen

London: Whiting and Co, 1889. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.25 x 8.75 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Half vellum binding with blue cloth boards, bevelled board edges. Gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt other edges untrimmed. Bump and small tear to top edge of rear board. Foxing to endpaper, a few spots to text. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 186

$32.93

The Devil and the Lady
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The Devil and the Lady

By Alfred Tennyson / Charles Tennyson (Ed.)

London: Macmillan and Co Limited, 1930. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 6.5 x 10.25 inches (16 x 25.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear and creasing to edges. Foxing and small stain to cover. Slight loss to edges, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Quarter vellum with handmade paper covered boards. Light spotting to spine, light foxing to endpapers, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Limited edition of 1500 copies printed on Whatman handmade paper. Printed at the Chaucer Press, Bungay. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xv, 69

$32.93

Die Gottlilche Komodie: (Die Goettliche Komoedie/The Divine Comedy)
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Die Gottlilche Komodie: (Die Goettliche Komoedie/The Divine Comedy)

By Dante Alighieri / Karl Witte (Trans.) / Max von Bohn (Intro.)

Berlin: Askanischer Verlag, 1925. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Plus. 8.25 x 10.25 inches (21 x 26 cm). Quarter vellum binding with illustrated paper covered boards. Spine has six raised bands. Top page edge dyed red, other edges untrimmed. Numerous tipped in plates, a couple with creasing to edges. Excellent condition throughout. German language. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £19.00; Oceania £27.95; Rest of World £25.65. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 574

$150.92

Histoire de L'Opera
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Histoire de L'Opera

By Alphonse Royer

Paris: Bachelin-Deflorenne, 1875. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Quarter leather bound with marbled boards. Spine has five raised bands and gilt title. Fading to spine, marking to leather on boards, slight wear to corners, top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. 12 plates. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vi, 228

$48.02

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