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IN PRAISE OF WILD TROUT by LYONS NICK (EDITOR):

THE LYONS PRESS, 1998. FIRST EDITION, DE LUXE EDITION OF ONLY 25 NUMBERED COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 17. SIGNED BY THE EDITOR, PUBLISHER AND ALL THE CONTRIBUTORS. ILLUSTRATIONS BY ALLAN JAMES ROBINSON. BOUND IN NIGERIAN GOATSKIN WITH FABRIANO ENDPAPERS, O…

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£650.00


PRIDEAUX JOHN SELBY (SIGNED) by JACKSON C.E.:

NORTHUMBERLAND, THE SPREDDEN PRESS, 1992. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. RECENT FINE BINDING. FINE COPY IN QUARTER LEATHER, RAISED BANDS, MARBLED ENDPAPERS, TOP EDGES GILT. ILLUSTRATED. VERY SCARCE IN THIS FORM.…

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£150.00


SPEN VALLEY PAST AND PRESENT by PEEL FRANK:

SENIOR AND CO. HECKMONDWIKE 1893. A HANDSOME REBOUND COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION ON LARGE PAPER. RED CLOTH COVERS WITH GILT DECORATIONS ON THE SPINE AND TEG. NEW FEP AND FIRST FEW PAGES REPAIRED AT THE EDGES. VERY CLEAN INTERNALLY AND EXTERNALLY. FULL…

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£150.00


TENTAMEN METHODI OSTRACOLOGICAE SIVE DISPOSITIO NATURALIS COCHLIDUM ET CONCHARIUM by KLEIN JACOBI THEODORI:

LEIDEN, GEORGE WISHOFF, 1753. WITH LUCUBRATIUNCULA DE FORMATIONE, CREMENTO ET COLORIBUS TESTARUM, TENTAMEN.... 177 PAGES, PLUS INDEX. ALSO, QUAE SUNT COCHLIDUM ET CONCHARUM (44 PAGES). ALSO COMMENTARIOLUM IN LOCUM PLINII (16 PAGES). 12 PLATES OF SHELLS. …

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£750.00


MILITARY ANTIQUITIES RESPECTING A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH ARMY FROM THE CONQUEST TO THE PRESENT TIME by GROSE FRANCIS:

LONDON, STOCKDALE, 1812. NEW EDITION, TWO VOLUMES, REBOUND WITH ATTRACTIVE NEW LEATHER SPINES, RED AND BLACK LABELS. THREE ENGRAVED TITLE PAGES, 142 PLATES, BOUND TOGETHER WITH A TREATISE ON ANCIENT ARMOUR AND WEAPONS. FOXING TO EARLY AND LATTER PAGES O…

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£690.00


MEMOIRS OF THE COURTS OF BERLIN, DRESDEN, WARSAW, AND VIENNA by WRAXALL WILLIAM:

LONDON, CADELL, 1800. SECOND EDITION IN TWO VOLUMES. NEW LEATHER SPINES, GILT TITLES, ORIGINAL WORN BORDS, NEW ENDPAPERS. VERY GOOD AND TIGHT BINDING.…

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£140.00


OROONOKO: A TRAGEDY by SOUTHERNE THOMAS:

LONDON, H PLAYFORD, 1694. THE SECOND EDITION, 58 PAGES. ...AS IS ACTED AT THE THEATRE ROYAL, BY HIS MAJESTY'S SERVANTS. VERY NICELY BOUND IN MODERN (1934) FULL BROWN LEATHER. NEW ENDPAPERS, BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. BROWNING OF PAGES COMENSURATE …

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£1,000.00


A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE, AND ROUND THE WORLD. PERFORMED IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIPS THE RESOLUTION AND ADVENTURE, IN THE YEARS 1772, 1773, 1774 AND 1775. by COOK JAMES:

LONDON. STRAHAN AND CADELL. 1777.. FIRST EDITION, TWO VOLUMES. THIS SET CONTAINS THE FULL TEXT BUT NO PLATES. VOLUME 1: TITLE PAGES; CONTENTS; GENERAL INTRODUCTION; LIST OF PLATES( PLATES NOT PRESENT); 378 PAGES. VOLUME 2: TITLE PAGES; CONTENTS; 396 P…

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£1,600.00


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


ANECDOTES OF POLITE LITERATURE by WALPOLE HORACE:

LONDON, BURNET, 1764. FIRST EDITION, FIVE VOLUMES, SMALL OCTAVO, FULL LEATHER, GILT ARMOURIAL DESIGN OF 'THE SOCIETY OF WRITERS TO THE SIGNET' TO THE FRONT BOARDS, LIBRARY LABEL TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. LEATHER RUBBED, RED LEATHER TITLE LABEL TO SPI…

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£650.00


THE NATURAL HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SELBORNE by WHITE GILBERT:

MENSTON, THE SCOLAR PRESS, 1973. THE FACSIMILIE EDITION OF THE FIRST EDITON OF 1789. A FINE COPY, QUARTO, RECENTLY REBOUND BY SOTHERAN IN HALF LEATHER OVER ORANGE CLOTH, TEG, RAISED BANDS, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. ILLUSTRATED WITH ENGRAVINGS. BOOKPLATE ON FE…

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£180.00


THE NATURAL HISTORY OF BRITISH SURFACE-FEEDING DUCKS by MILLAIS J. G.:

LONDON. LONGMANS, GREEN AND CO., 1902. FIRST EDITION - LIMITED TO 600 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 18. SMALL FOLIO, BEAUTIFULLY REBOUND IN HALF GREEN MOROCCO, MARBLED ENDPAPERS, TEG, WITH 6 PHOTOGRAVURES. 41 TISSUE-GUARDED COLOURED PLATES (SOME BY TH…

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£690.00


BRITISH DEER AND THEIR HORNS by MILLAIS J.G.:

ATHA, WARWICKSHIRE, 1982. FOLIO, FACSIMILE REPRINT OF THE 1897 EDITION LIMITED TO 250 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 39. ORIGINAL RED CLOTH, GILT. 224 PAGES WITH MANY PLATES BY MILLAIS. A FINE COPY. TOP EDGES GILT. EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. SC…

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£325.00


AN ELEMENTARY TREATISE ON MINERALOGY AND GEOLOGY by CLEAVELAND PARKER:

BOSTON, CUMMINGS AND HILLIARD, 1822. THE SECOND EDITION IN TWO VOLUMES, REBOUND IN FULL VELLUM, NEW ENDPAPERS. FOLDING MAP AT FRONT OF VOLUME 1. FIVE PLATES AT THE REAR OF VOLUME TWO. 817 PAGES IN ALL. SOME FOXING BUT OVERALL VERY CLEAN, TIGHTLY BOUND. A…

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£550.00


A PRACTICAL TREATISE OF HUSBANDRY by M. DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU:

LONDON, WHISTON AND WHITE, 1759. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, QUARTO, 6 COPPER PLATES, FOUR FOLDING, NEW LEATHER SPINE WITH ORIGINAL FULL LEATHER BOARDS, NEW END PAPERS. BOARDS CHIPPED - AND WORN TO ONE CORNER, BUT A VERY ATTRACTIVE COPY, TIGHT AND VERY CLEAN.…

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£220.00


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