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Hagbard Brase : Beloved Music Master

By Lindquist, Emory Kempton

Lindsborg, Kansas Hagbard Brase: Bethany College Pr, 1984. 154pp, illustrated, inscribed by the author on the title page. VG copy in dw, faded on spine.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Cloth. VG/VG-. 8vo. Book.

$15.80

A Menology of England and Wales, or Brief Memorials of the Ancient British and English Saints

By Stanton Richard

LONDON: Burns and Oates Ltd, 1892. 811pp plus publisher's catalogue dated 1897. ContnetsVG, minor spotting to edges, original dark green cloth slightly water stained to bottom edge of cover, minor wear to edges. School prize bookplate to front paste-down.. Reprint. Cloth. VG-. Large 8vo.

$36.86

Biography of Mrs J H Conant the World's Medium of the Nineteenth Century

By John W Day

Boston: William White & Company, 1873. Biography of a famous Amercian Spirtualist and Medium. Original cloth which is worn and with gilt titling which is indistinct in places, 322pp. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. Book.

$65.82

Froissart :The Chronicler of European Chivalry

By Coulton G G

LONDON: THE STUDIO LIMITED, 1930. Original cloth and dustwrapper, cloth dusty and d/w browned, chipped and worn at edges and split along front outer hinge, 134pp, with 8 coloured plates and 75 half tone illustrations. . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 4to. Book.

$13.16

Lewis Carroll A Biography

By Morton N Cohen

nEW YORK: Alfred A Knopf, 1995. Card covers, 562pp, with 130 photographs and illustrations, an uncorrected proof copy.. Card Cover. VG. 8vo.

$19.75

The Walled Garden

By Hugh Ross Williamson

London: Michael Joseph, 1956. Original cloth and dustwrapper, which has a faded spine, and some fading to front cover, 231pp, initialled inscription by the author to fep.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

$15.80

Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places and People (3 Volumes)

By Mary Russell Mitford

RICHARD BENTLEY, 1852. Original blue blind-stamped cloth with gilt titling to spines, cloth - of Vol 1 marked with wear to head and tail of spine, of vol 2 boards damp stained and faded, and of vol 3 very faded with wear to edges and rubbing to spine, 323/302/296pp, internally clean and free of foxing. Heavy - UK postage £6.00. Cloth. Good. 8vo.

$52.66

The Life of Josiah Wedgwood from His Private Correspondence and Letters 2 Volumes

By Eliza Meteyard

Stoke-on-Trent: Joseph Wedgwood & Sons, 1980. 2 volumes, original blue cloth with gilt titling and gilt and silver decoration, 504/643pp, illustrated, a limited facsimile edition of one thousand copies in celebration of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the birth of Josiah Wedgwood. There will be additional postage due to weight [3.25kg approx]. Facsimile. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

$46.07

This Time the World

By Commander George Lincoln Rothwell

New York: Parliament House, 1963. Original cloth, 441pp, illustrated, the autobiography of Lincoln Rockwell, Commander, American Nazi Party of the World Union of National Socialists, known for his extreme anti-semitic and racist views.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

$460.74

Melodies and Memories

By Nellie Melba

London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, 1925. Original blue cloth with gilt titling, spine and portion of lower board very faded, head of spine slightly pulled, 335pp, illustrated, binding slightly shaken, inscribed by author on front pastedown, owners signature in ink to fep.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

$78.98

Adelaide Ristori A Sketch of Her Life and Twenty Words Relative to Her Genius with an Analysis of the Tragedy of "Medea"

By E Peron Hingston

London: Thomas Hailes Lacy, 1856. Original decorated card covers, soiled around the edges. A rare early monograph on a famous Italian tragedienne.. Card Cover. Fair. 8vo. Book.

$39.49

Ballerina : Portraits and Impressions of Nadia Nerina

By Clement Crisp (Editor)

LONDON: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1975. unpaginated, c150pp, largely illustrated. A interesting signed association copy - signed and inscribed to 'Dear Kathy and Bing [Crosby] with love Nadia. 15/9/75'. Included is a letter from Nadia Nerina of the same date thanking them 'for a superb dinner party.. made memorable by your informal singing'. Also another letter from 'Alan F' to William Tallon {better known as 'Backstairs Billy'} at Clarence House, it's footnote says 'she sent her biography to the Crosbys. They promptly gave it to me to give away'. ! VG copy in paper covered boards with cloth spine, hint of bumping to corners. Dust wrapper complete but worn on edges and corners with a couple of closed tears. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good+. 4to.

$164.55

Biographical Dictionary of Scientists Engineers and Inventors

By Abbott, David

LONDON: Blond Educational, 1985. Original cloth and dustwrappe. 189pp, illustrated with drawings.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. VG/VG. 8vo.

$13.16

Bill - The Sheik

By Alice M Williamson

New York: George H Duran Company, 1927. Original orange cloth with black titling, cloth slightly marked, 293pp, internally a very clean copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.

$23.70

Life and Letters of H Taine Part Two 1853-1870

LONDON: Archibald Constable & Co Limited, 1904. Original red cloth with gilt titling, 330pp, prelims and fore edge of pages foxed.. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

$13.16

Life of Agnes Strickland

By Jane Margaret Strickland

William Blackwood, 1887. Original red cloth with gilt titling, cloth marked, spine ends frayed, 392pp, bookplate to front pastedown. Both Agnes and her sister authored voluminous works on the lives of the Queens of England and Scotland.. Cloth. Good. 8vo.

$39.49

Memoirs of the Life and Correspondence of Henry Reeve 2 Volumes

By John Knox Laughton

LONDON: Longmans Green and Co, 1893. Original red cloth with gilt titling, 404/436pp, a near fine set. Henry Reeve was Clerk of Appeals, Registrar of the Privy Council, a critic, leader writer on the Times newspaper and editor of the Edinburgh Review, as well as a prolific correspondent. There will be additional postage due to weight [2.2kg approx].. Second Edition. Hardcover. Nr Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

$65.82

Memories

By Clodd Edward

London: Watts & Co, 1926. VG copy, a litle light spotting in slightly marked original red cloth with gilt titling, 288pp, illustrated with 13 portraits.. 1st. Cloth. VG-. 8vo. Book.

$11.19

The Successful Merchant: Sketches of the Life of Mr Samuel Budgett Late of Kingswood Hill

By William Arthur

London: Hamilton, Adams & Co, 1853. Original purple blind stamped cloith with gilt titling, spine sunned and cloth faded, 392pp, slight foxing.. Tenth. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.

$19.75

John Fergusson 1727-1750 : An Ayshire Family of the Forty-five

By Fergusson James

London: Jonathan Cape, 1948. VG copy in rather edge worn dw, 223pp, with 4 portrait illustrations.. 1st Edition. Cloth. VG/Good. 8vo. Book.

$11.85

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