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THE BARONAGE OF SCOTLAND OR AN ACCOUNT OF THE GENTRY.... by DOUGLAS SIR ROBERT:

EDINBURGH, BELL AND BRADFUTE, 1798 (?). THE TITLE PAGE OF THIS BOOK IS MISSING SO I CANNOT VOUCH FOR THE PUBLISHER OR THE DATE, BUT THE FIRST EDITION WAS PRODUCED IN EDINBURGH BY BELL AND BRADFUTE IN 1798. LARGE FOLIO (28 BY 42 CM), LATER REBINDING IN …

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£600.00


AMONG BRITISH BIRDS IN THEIR NESTING HAUNTS by LEE O.A.J.:

EDINBURGH, DAVID DOUGLAS, 1897. FIRST EDITION, 4 VOLUMES. FOLIO. VERY GOOD CONDITION IN HALF LEATHER BINDING BY CHARLES DAY OF LONDON. ILLUSTRATED BY THE CAMERA BY OSWIN A J LEE. EACH VOLUME HAS 40 FULL SIZE BLACK AND WHITE PLATES OF BIRDS, THEIR EGG…

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£500.00


THE MAMMALS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND by MILLAIS J. G.:

LONDON, LONGMANS, GREEN, 1904. FIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 1025 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 726. THREE VOLUMES, FOLIO, BLUE CLOTH, BUCKRAM SPINES, T.E.G. WITH 18 PHOTOGRAVURES BY THE AUTHOR, 62 COLOURED PLATES BY THE AUTHOR, ARCHIBALD THORBURN, AND G E LODGE…

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£525.00


AN ACCOUNT OF THE VOYAGES UNDERTAKEN BY THE ORDER OF HIS PRESENT MAJESTY FOR MAKING DISCOVERIES IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE by COOK JAMES AND HAWKSWORTH JOHN:

LONDON. STRAHAN AND CADELL. 1773.. FIRST EDITION, VOLUME 2 ONLY (OF THREE). THIS WAS COOK'S FIRST VOYAGE, UNDERTAKEN IN THE DOLPHIN, SWALLOW AND ENDEAVOUR. REBOUND IN MARBLED BOARDS WITH STIFF CREAM PAPER SPINES, PAPER LABELS, NEW ENDPAPERS. BINDI…

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£1,200.00


BRITISH MAMMALS by THORBURN ARCHIBALD:

LONDON, LONGMANS, GREEN, 1920. FIRST EDITION, TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE, LARGE QUARTO, VERY HANDSOMELY BOUND IN HALF RED MOROCCO OVER RED CLOTH, RAISED BANDS, GILT TITLES AND DECORATIONS TO SPINE, T.E.G. WITH 50 COLOUR PLATES AND PEN AND INK SKETCHES IN THE T…

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£600.00


THE COMEDIES OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE WITH MANY DRAWINGS by ABBEY EDWIN A.:

1896 HARPER AND BROTHERS, FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK. 4 VOLUMES WITH GREY BOARDS AND CREAM SPINES. VOLUME 1: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, AS YOU LIKE IT, THE COMEDY OF ERRORS AND THE TEMPEST. VOLUME 2: MIDSUMMER-NIGHT`S DREAM, TWELFTH NIGHT, TAMING OF THE SHRE…

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£150.00


A VOYAGE TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN UNDERTAKEN BY THE COMMAND OF HIS MAJESTY FOR MAKING DISCOVERIES IN THE NORTHERN HEMISPHERE. by COOK JAMES:

LONDON. A NICOL. 1785.. SECOND EDITION, THREE VOLUMES. VOLS. 1 AND 11 WRITTEN BY COOK, VOL. 111 BY JAMES KING. THIS SET CONTAINS THE FULL TEXT BUT NO PLATES. VOLUME 1: TITLE PAGES; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION (lxxxix); LIST OF PLATES( PLATES NOT PRESENT); …

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£1,200.00


HISTOIRE D'HERODOTE by HERODOTE (HERODOTUS):

PARIS, DEBURE AND BARROIS, 1802. COMPLETE IN NINE OCTAVO VOLUMES. FRENCH TEXT. FULL LEATHER, WHICH IS WORN, WITH SOME EVIDENCE THE BOOKS HAVE BEEN RECASED, PERHAPS WITH THE ORIGINAL BOARDS. EACH WITH THE BOOKPLATE OF CHRISTOPHER WORDSWORTH, BISHOP OF LI…

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£600.00


A HAND-BOOK TO THE GAME-BIRDS (VOLS 1 AND 2) by OGILVIE-GRANT W. R.:

LONDON, EDWARD LLOYD, 1896. FIRST EDITION. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE. HANDSOMELY RE-BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER, NEW ENDPAPERS, COLOUR PLATES, FRESH, TIGHT AND CLEAN.…

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£95.00


PERFECT AND IMPERFECT ENJOYMENTS: POEMS BY JOHN WILMOT EARL OF ROCHESTER by WILMOT JOHN:

LONDON, THE FOLIO PRESS, 1992. EXCEPTIONALLY SCARCE, BEING ONE OF 500 COPIES OF WHICH A SPECIAL 50 WERE BOUND IN FULL VELLUM, THIS BEING NUMBER 2 OF 50. INTRODUCTION BY CHRISTOPHER HIBBERT. QUARTO, FULL VELLUM, SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR RICHARD SHIRLEY …

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£700.00


WOOD ENGRAVINGS OF BIRDS (SIGNED) by JACKSON C.E.:

LONDON, WITHERBY LTD., 1978. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. RECENT FINE BINDING. FINE COPY IN QUARTER LEATHER, RAISED BANDS, MARBLED ENDPAPERS, TOP EDGES GILT. ILLUSTRATED WITH COLOUR PLATES. VERY SCARCE IN THIS FORM.…

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£150.00


THE COLLECTED WORKS OF W. H. HUDSON by HUDSON W. H.:

LONDON, DENT AND SONS, 1922. COMPLETE IN 24 VOLUMES. THIS EDITION WAS LIMITED TO 750 COPIES FOR SALE IN ENGLAND, 100 IN THE USA AND 35 PRESENTATION COPIES. OCTAVO, OLIVE-GREEN CLOTH, GILT TITLES, GILT IMAGE OF HUDSON ON FRONT BOARD, TEG, SILK BOOKMARK…

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£640.00


BRITISH FLOWERING PLANTS by PERRIN H. AND BOULGER PROF.:

LONDON, BERNARD QUARITCH, 1914. FIRST EDITION, FOUR VOLUMES, LARGE QUARTO, FULL WHITE BUCKRAM, 300 FULL- PAGE COLOUR PLATES BY PERRIN, TEXT BY BOULGER. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 689. SOME BROWNING TO THE SPINE OF VOL. 1 BUT A VERY GOOD S…

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£200.00


THE WOODLANDS by COBBETT WILLIAM:

LONDON, WILLIAM COBBETT, 1825. FIRST EDITION, OCTAVO, FINELY REBOUND IN HALF LEATHER, RAISED BANDS, GILT TITLE, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. A VERY HANDSOME COPY, TIGHT AND CLEAN. A TREATISE ON PREPARING THE GROUND FOR PLANTING, DESCRIBING THE GROWTH, SIZE AND U…

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£250.00


TIBET AND ITS BIRDS by VAURIE CHARLES:

LONDON, WITHERBY, 1972. FIRST EDITION, NEAR FINE COPY IN LIKE DUSTWRAPPER, NEAT NAME TO FEP. TEG, 400 PAGES, 3 COLOUR PLATES BY ARTHUR SINGER, 24 PHOTOGRAPHS. A VERY NICE COPY.…

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£85.00


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