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Napoleon Immortal - The Medical History and Private Life of Napolean Bonaparte

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First edition. xi, 307 pp. With 16 b/w illustrations & 3 maps. Napolean's family history, and his whole health record from birth to death and how his disability may have been a deciding factor in the retreat from Moscow. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. A few spots of foxing on edges. Overall condition VG. In VG dust wrapper.
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Narka, The Nihilist

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First edition. 356 pp + 8 pp ads. A novel set in Russia. Occasional patches of foxing in text. Brown eps. Green cloth boards with gilt decoration on front board and gilt lettering on spine. Library shelf number painted in large faded print on spine. Bottom of spine and corners rubbed. Overall condition VG.
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Narratives of Voyages Towards the North-West, In Search of A Passage to Cathay and India 1496 to 1631. With Selections From the Early Records of the Honourable The East India Company and From MSS. in the British Museum

by Rundall, Thomas:

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Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society series. The Hakluyt Society was established in 1846 for the purpose of printing rare or unpublished voyages, travels and naval expeditions by those who first explored these unknown and distant regions. The majority of these illustrate the history of the great age of discovery which forms the foundation of modern history. Publications were distributed only to members of the Society. xx, 259 pp. Frontispiece - folding map (A Draft of N. Polar Discoveries) & 2 other maps (one folding). Contents: Introduction; Narratives: Sebastian Cabota, Sir Martin Frobisher, Master John Davis, Captain George Waymouth, Master John Knight, Master Henry Hudson, Sir Thomas Button, James Hall, Captain Gibbons, Bylot and Baffin, Captain Hawkridge, Captain Luke Fox, Captain James. Appendix: Shipping, Dutch Voyage, Waymouth's Expedition, Prices, First East India Subscription List, Variation of the Compass & Draft of North Polar Discoveries. Both hinges cracked. Inscription of… Read more
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The Narrative of a Naval Nobody 1907-1924

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First edition. ix, 333 pp. An autobiographical account of the author's career with the British Royal Navy including action in the First World War. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine. Top and bottom of spine rubbed with short splits developing. Corners bumped and rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Narrative of a Voyage to Madeira, Teneriffe, and along the Shores of the Mediterranean, Including a Visit to Algiers, Egypt, Palestine, Tyre, Rhodes, Telmessus, Cyprus and Greece

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With Observations on the Present State and Prospects of Egypt and Palestine, and on the Climate, Natural History, Antiquities, etc. of the Countries Visited. By W.R. Wilde, M.R.I.A., Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Member of the Dublin Natural History Society, &c. Father of Irish poet Oscar Wilde. In Two Volumes. First edition. 4 pp ads, xiv, 464 pp. With frontispiece. 11 wood-engraved illustrations in text. An account of the author's yacht voyage of 1837 in the company of Robert Meiklam, whom he served as medical attendant. Information was collected relative to the climate of the places visited so as to advise invalids on the suitability of certain destinations. It is the author's opinion that the climate of Madeira and the Canaries was most suitable for convalescence. Contents of Vol I - Accounts of Corunna, Lisbon, Madeira, Teneriffe, Gibraltar, Algiers, Sicily, Egypt, + Appendix. Vol II - viii, 495 pp. Frontispiece, & 17 illustrations (of which 2 are maps… Read more
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Narrative of the Proceedings of Pedrarias Davila in the Provinces of Tiera Firme or Castilla Del Oro, and of the Discovery of the South Sea and the Coasts of Peru and Nicaragua

by De Andagoya, Pascual & Markham, Clements R. (editor):

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Written by The Adelantado Pascual de Andagoya. Translated and Edited, With Notes and an Introduction by Markham. Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society series. The Hakluyt Society was established in 1846 for the purpose of printing rare or unpublished voyages, travels and naval expeditions by those who first explored these unknown and distant regions. The majority of these illustrate the history of the great age of discovery which forms the foundation of modern history. Publications were distributed only to members of the Society. 4 pp Report of the Hakluyt Society for 1865. xxvii, 88 pp. Frontispiece - colour folding map of The Isthmus of Panama. A few very light spots of foxing on feps. Text clean. Binding tight. Many pages unopened. Yellow eps. Bound in blue cloth boards of the Hakluyt Society with gilt lettering on spines. Gilt vignette of the sailing ship 'Victoria' on front board. Blindstamp decoration on boards. Some spots of light browning on front board. Overall condition VG.
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A Narrative of the Campaign in Russia, during the year 1812

by Porter, Sir Robert Ker:

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Third edition. xii, 434 pp. With 2 large folding plans - (1) Advance of the French Army to Moscow, (2) Retreat of the French Army from Moscow. Frontispiece - engraving of Prince Koutousoff. Text with very light even browning. Binding sound. Previous owner's bookplate on fep. Half leather maroon boards with gilt lettering on black spine label. Spine lightly faded. Blue marbled hard paper boards. Overall condition VG. A very attractive copy.
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A Nation of Labourers? or A New Scotland

by Hargrave, Andrew:

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Paperback. 28 pp. An account of the economic position and problems faced by Scotland in the 1960's. Grey paper covers. Covers a little browned around edges. Overall condition VG.
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National Art Collections Fund Annual Review 1993

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Annual Reports and Accounts for year ended 31st December 1993. xxx, 46pp ads, 148 pp. Contents include: Court Dress for a Fashion Doll, The Harlech Silver, The Completion of Westminister Abbey, Two Paintings by Jerry Barrett, The Helmingham Breviary, The Corbridge Lanx, Cornish Torbock, Catalogue of Acquisitions. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs throughout. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition near Fine.
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The National Gallery

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8.35 x 12 inches. With an Introduction by Sir Walter Armstrong - Director of the National Gallery, Ireland. xxviii, 146 pp. Contents: Historical Introduction, The English School, The Italian School, The Flemish School, The Dutch School, The German School, The Spanish School, The French School. With 57 full-page tissue-guarded plates & 154 b/w illustrations in text. Previous owner's inscription on fep. Very occasional spots of browning in text. Binding loosening internally. Bound in dark green cloth boards with white spine. Gilt lettering on front board and spine. Boards damp-stained at top. split of about 1 inch at top of spine. Corners bumped and well rubbed. Overall condition Good+.
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National Art Collections Fund Review 1992

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Annual Report - Eighty eighth Year. xxxiii, 41pp ads, 166 pp. Contents include: Joseph Wright of Derby, The Middleham Jewel, Leonardo da Vinci - Studies of the Paws of a Dog or Wolf, Dutch Glass, Jack Yeats - 'Darrynane', Robert Adam's Mirror, Prints by Modern Masters, List of Acquisitions, Gifts and Bequests, Legacies Sponsorships and Donations etc. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs throughout. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition near Fine.
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The Natural History of Campbell College and Cabin Hill

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53 pp + blanks for notes. A collection of articles which originally appeared in 'The Campbellian' and 'The Junior Campbellian' - publications of Campbell College Belfast - between the years 1943 and 1948. Contains accounts of 1. The Animals (Mammals, Reptiles & Amphibia), The Birds, The trees, The Cultivated Shrubs, The Wild Flowers, and The Mosses recorded on the school's 130 acres. With 1 photographic plate. Text spotless throughout. Blue paper covers. Overall condition near Fine.
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Natural Neighbours

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North-Meath East-Cavan Nature Yearbook - 1990. A natural history of the area. 111 pp. Contributors include Douglas Gageby, Roger Goodwillie, Harry Lappin etc. Overall condition VG in VG dust jacket.
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The Natural History of Cape Clear Island

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Paperback. New edition, retypeset and republished in 2000 from the 1973 first edition. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor. 208 pp. Contents: Foreword by R.F. Ruttledge, An Introduction to the Island, The Island and its People, The Island Names, List of the Birds, The Ornithological Year, Some Good Days, Sea-Watching, Cape Clear and Seabird Studies, Mammals of the Island, Dolphins Porpoises and Whales, Slugs and Snails, Butterflies and Snails, Other Insects, Other Animals, Higher Plants, Mosses and Liverworths, Lichens, Seaweeds, History of the Observatory, Observatory Personalities. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs and fine pen drawings. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition Fine.
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The Natural History of Ireland

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First edition. In 4 volumes. Volume I - Birds; Volume II - Birds; Volume III - Birds, Volume IV - Mammalia. Vol I - Birds, Comprising the Orders Raptores (Birds of Prey) & Insessores (Perching Birds). xx, 434pp + 1pp. Vol II - Birds, Comprising the Orders Rasores (Gallinaceous Birds - pigeons, grouse, bustards) & Grallatores (plovers, herons, curlews, sandpipers, godwits, snipes, rails & Phalaropes). xi, 350 pp. Vol III - Birds, Comprising the Order Natatores (Swimming Birds - swans, geese, ducks, divers, auks, cormorants, gannets, terns, gulls & petrels). vii, 491pp + 1 pp. Vol IV - Mammalia, Reptiles and Fishes. Also Invertebrata. xxxii, 516 pp. Vol IV was published posthumously having been prepared by the Belfast naturalists Robert Patterson and James R. Garrett. With frontispiece engraving of Thompson & Memoir of the Late William Thompson Esq., President of the Natural History and Philosophical Society of Belfast + Appendices - Synonyms of Mollusca, Additions to the Fauna of… Read more
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The Natural & Moral History of the Indies

by Acosta, Father Joseph De & Markham, Clements R.:

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Reprinted from the English Translated Edition of Edward Grimston, 1604 - 'The Natural and Moral History of the Indies - In Which are Discussed the Notable Things of the Heavens, the Elements, Metals, Plants, Animals; and the Rites, Ceremonies, Laws, Government and Wars of the Indians'. Edited, With Notes and an Introduction by Clements R. Markham. Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society series, No. LX & No. LXI. The Hakluyt Society was established in 1846 for the purpose of printing rare or unpublished voyages, travels and naval expeditions by those who first explored these unknown and distant regions. The majority of these illustrate the history of the great age of discovery which forms the foundation of modern history. Publications were distributed only to members of the Society. In Two Volumes. Vol I - The Natural History (Books I, II, III and IV). Vol II - The Moral History (Books V, VI and VII). Also with accompanying map bound seperately in the same blue cloth of the Hakluyt Society -… Read more
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The Natural History of Cape Clear Island

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Paperback. New edition, retypeset and republished in 2000 from the 1973 first edition. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor. 208 pp. Contents: Foreword by R.F. Ruttledge, An Introduction to the Island, The Island and its People, The Island Names, List of the Birds, The Ornithological Year, Some Good Days, Sea-Watching, Cape Clear and Seabird Studies, Mammals of the Island, Dolphins Porpoises and Whales, Slugs and Snails, Butterflies and Snails, Other Insects, Other Animals, Higher Plants, Mosses and Liverworths, Lichens, Seaweeds, History of the Observatory, Observatory Personalities. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs and fine pen drawings. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition Fine.
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Nature God and Man - A Pamphlet

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48 pp. Contents include: Nature God and Man; Man's Revolt Against Nature, Criticism of Nature Justified, The New Social Order Against Nature, Socalism and Democracy, Population, The Alternatives Restated etc. A few spots of foxing on endpapers, otherwise text clean. Bound in cream marbled boards with black lettering on spine. Overall condition VG.
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The Nature of Scripture

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First edition. 296 pp. Contents include: Modern Criticism of the Bible, Record of Revelation, Permanent Value of the Old Testament, Teaching of Scripture, Modern View of Scripture etc. Intermittent underlining of text in pencil. Free eps browned. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spine faded. Top and bottom of spine and bottom corners lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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Nature-Study, as Applicable to the Purposes of Poetry and Eloquence

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Second edition. xxv, 297 pp + 8 pp ads. Frontispiece - tissue-guarded portrait of Dirks. An account of nature study and its grammar, and how its descriptive element affects language and poetry. With reference to universal Nature, selected from ancient and modern, Oriental and European, theological and profane sources. Foxing on prelims and last pages. Otherwise occasional spots in text. Dark brown eps. hinges beginning to crack. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top and bottom of spine and corners rubbed. Overall condition VG.
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