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Description of the Patent Locomotive Engine by Stephenson Robert ( Inscribed to George Biddell Airy )

London: John Weale, 1838. Inscribed on free endpaper '' To the Astronomer Royal G. B. Airy Esq, etctera John Weale, and by him to G ? Beddell ''. Collation, 67[1]pp, 4 folding plates, 16pp catalogue of recent publications. Binding professi…

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£850.00


The Illustrated London News [ from January 2nd, 1960 to December 20th 1969. 20 Volumes. ] by The Illustrated London News

Great Britain, 1960. Books measure 14 x 11 inches. A run of 20 volumes, circa 20,000 pages, extensively illustrated. All but 2 volumes bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, gilt title lettering. Calf lightly rubbed, scuff wear on one hinge joint…

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£1,200.00


Crime and Punishment. A Russian Realistic Novel by Dostoyevsky (Fyodor)

London: Vizetelly & Co. (Vizetelly's One-Volume Novels series, XIII.), , 1886. Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, 456pp, half title, list of other one-volume novels to half-title verso. Bound in original publishers dark blue/green clot…

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£4,500.00


The Booke of Common Prayer [ Bound with the Psalter & Psalmes ] by Common Prayer

London: Robert Baker, 1605. Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Titles. The Book of Common Prayer. The Psalter. Both printed by Robert Baker. Printed in the year 1605. First title page printed in red & black, second in black,. Signatures A1,Hh8, in 8s…

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£1,800.00


Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica [ 24 Volumes. First to Fifth Series ] [from the Library of Lord Cullen ] by Howard Joseph Jackson [ Edited By ]

London: Hamilton, Adams, and Co, 1868. 24 volumes, First series 2 volumes, 68.76, new series, 4 volumes, 74-84, second series, 5 volumes, 86-94, third series, 5 volumes, 96-1904, fourth series, 1906-1915, fifth series, 5 volumes, 1916,1925. Some original…

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£1,100.00


The Illustrated London News [ Run from January 4th, 1947 to December 25th, 1954. 16 Volumes ] by The Illustrated London News

Great Britain, 1947. Books measure 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches.Complete run of 16 volumes, circa 15,000 pages, extensively illustrated throughout. Bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, gilt title lettering. Calf lightly rubbed, some minor wear. Bindi…

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£950.00


Acts and monuments of matters most speciall and memorable, happening in the Church, with an vniuerall historie of the same. Wherein is set forth at large the whole race and course of the Church, from the primitiue age to these later times of Ours. by Foxe John

London: Printed by Adam Islip, Foelix Kingston, and Robert Young, 1632. Volume 1 only. Book measures 13 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches. Collation, engraved title, 33 engravings within the text, lacking 8 leaves from Kalender, and prelims, Table complete, Chronologie …

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£850.00


The Continuation of Mr Rapin de Thoyras's History of England from the Revolution to the Accession of King George II [ 2 Volumes ] by Tindal N

London: Printed for John and Paul Knapton, 1751. Books measure 16 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. Collation, [8],796pp, 714pp, 30pp, index, 53 plates, including 19 folding maps, [ lacking map of North America ]. Bound in full calf, each volume expertly rebacked, ret…

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£1,200.00


The Sportfolio ( Complete in 6 Parts ) by Newnes George

London: George Newnes Limited, 1896. Complete in 6 parts, 140 pages, all pages illustrated. 15 Athletics, 6 Billiards, 6 Chess, 13 Cricket, 34 Cycling, 38 Football (Rugby and Soccer), 18 Golf, 4 Lawn Tennis, 4 Sculling, 2 Skating. A Who’s Who of Vict…

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£425.00


Engineering an Illustrated Weekly Journal [ 11 Volumes ], [ 1941 to 1946 ] by Engineering

United Kingdom, 1941. A run in the engineering Weekly Journal, from 1941 to 1946, January, 1941, to December, 1946, lacking January to June, 1943. 11 volumes in all. circa 6,000 pages. Books measure 14 x 11 inches. Bound in cloth. Cloth light rubbed, fade…

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£750.00


The Fall of Jerusalem by Nitsch Hermann [ Translated By Malcolm Green ]

London: Atlas Press , 1997. Limited to 312 copies, of which 62 are signed, this being a signed copy [ without the original artwork ] Book measures 23x21.cm. 235pp, with the large folding map. Bound in original publishers red softcover. Covers lightly rubb…

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£750.00


New Plan of London Improved by Cruchley [ Published By ]

London: George Frederick Cruchley , 1851. No printed date, cirac 1851.Large linen backed coloured map, in 36 secition. Map measures 45.5x25.5 inches, [ 1170x658mm ]. Map has some very minor marking, a few corners very slightly lifting, slight loss of marg…

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£2,800.00


The English Dialect Dictionary [ Complete in 6 Volumes. Limited to 150 Sets ] by Wright Joseph

London: Henry Frowde, 1905. Limited to 150 copies, on hand made paper.In 28 parts, plus supplement, with 6 title pages, signed by Wright no less than 14 times. 6 volumes bound in 12 volumes. Books measure 12 x 10 inches. Bound in red quarter calf, cloth b…

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£1,200.00


The history of Great Britaine under the conquests of ye Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans. Their originals manners, habits, warres, coines, and seales, with the successions, lines, acts, and issues of the English Monarchs by Speed John

London: anno cum priuilegio 1650 Are to be sold by George Humble at the Whit horse in Popes-head Alley , 1650. Book measures 43.5 x 27.5 cm. Erratic collation, but complete.Collation, [12], 155-402, 395-799, [1] p., 800-828 leaves, 829-921, [49]pp, Signat…

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£950.00


Mathematicall magick· Or, The wonders that may be performed by mechanicall geometry. In two books. Concerning mechanicall powers. motions. Being one of the most easie, pleasant, usefull, (and yet most neglected) part of mathematicks. Not before treated of by Wilkins John

London: printed by M[iles]. F[lesher]. for Sa: Gellibrand at the brasen Serpent in Pauls Church-yard., 1648. Book measures 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.Collation, [14], 295pp, text illustrations throughout, of which there are 17 more substantial text or near full…

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£850.00


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