The Shipwreck

by Falconer, William

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The shipwreck

by FALCONER, William

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1785
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1785 The Shipwreck William Falconer ART Scottish Ships Nautical Poem Navigation "With living colours give my verse to glow: The sad memorial of a tale of woe!" – William Falconer, The Shipwreck William Falconer was an 18th-century Scottish poet whose poetry focused on marine life and life at sea. His most important work, 'The Shipwreck', was written in 1762 and gained him… Read more about this item
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by Falconer, William

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1822
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London: Printed for John Sharpe... by C. Whittingham, 1822. 12mo, pp. [3]-167, [1] + engraved title-page and 5 engraved section titles all with images after Richard Westall. Contemporary burgundy calf, boards with an elaborate gilt border enclosing a blind panel stamp, spine gilt in compartments, marbled endpapers. Plates foxed. Spine sunned and rubbed, a little light rubbing elsewhere,… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck: A Poem
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The Shipwreck: A Poem

by William Falconer

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1804
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London: William Miller, 1804. Fine Binding. Very Good. 9.5" by 6". Not Stated. A wonderfully bound epic poem by this Scottish writer, himself lost to a shipwreck. This is an epic poem by Scottish writer William Falconer (1732-1769). Falconer's writing was concerned mostly with the sea, having also written a dictionary of marine terminology. He wrote 'The Shipwreck'… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

by FALCONER, William

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1817
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London: Printed for Walker and Edwards, 1817. Softcover. Near Fine. Later printing. Small 16mo. 96pp. Frontispiece engraving. Printed buff wrappers. Ads on rear wrap. Small name and ink splash on front wrap, small bookplate (in German) inside front wrap, else a nice, near fine copy. An attractive survivor in this fragile format.
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Shipwreck - a Poem

by William Falconer

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1887
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London: T Nelson and Sons, 1887. Hardcover. Very Good. Birket Foster. xvii, 167 pages, All page edges gilt, Blue cloth covered bevelled boards with Gilt illustration and titles to front and spine. Rubbing to extremities.
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The Shipwreck

by William Falconer

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1811
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London: Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies; et al., 1811. Leather. Good. 6.5" by 3.5". None . The thirteenth edition of William Falconer's celebrated maritime poem, adorned with illustrations. Poem telling of the final voyage of the merchant ship Britannia and her crew. Written by William Falconer, Scottish epic poet of the eighteenth century, mostly concerned with… Read more about this item
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The shipwreck : a poem / by William Falconer: with a sketch of his life

The shipwreck : a poem / by William Falconer: with a sketch of his life

by Falconer, William (1732-1769)

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First Edition
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1808
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London : Cadell and Davies, 1808. First Edition. Softcover. Poor copy in the original stiff-card wrappers; wear and tear as with age. Text remains in fine condition and without blemish. Physical description; xiv, 135 pages. Notes; Refrence ; NCBEL 655. Subjects; Falconer, William. English poetry.
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The Shipwreck

by Falconer, William, 1732-1769

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1826
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London: J. Sharpe and Others, 1826. 12mo. . xiii, [15]-166 pages. The five plates, drawn by Richard Westall and engraved by William Finden, serve as section titles One of the great poems of life at sea which scholars agree was autobiographical. Falconer's work. A Universal Dictionary of the Marine which was the book for those young people wanting to… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

The Shipwreck

by William Falconer

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1858
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Adam and Charles Black, 1858. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1858. No Edition Remarks. 153 pages. Full bound brown leather. Black and white illustrations throughout. Slight cracking to hinges, with exposed netting, pages slightly loose. Pages and illustrations have light tanning and foxing throughout. Previous owner's inscriptions to front free endpaper. Water staining to top edge of pages throughout, text remains… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

The Shipwreck

by Falconer, William

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Published
1818
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London: Printed for John Sharpe, 1818. Later printing. Leather bound. 167pp. Sextodecimo [16 cm] Full brown leather with raised bands, two black leather spine labels, and decorative tooling in gilt and blind on the spine and covers. Marbled endpapers. Gilt turn ins. Discreet restoration work to the joints and edges of the boards. Hinges reinforced. The book has moderate… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck : A Poem
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The Shipwreck : A Poem

by Falconer, William

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1858
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Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1858. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Foster, Birket. 164pp, plus 34pp 'Memoir of Falconer''. Purple cloth-covered boards. Elaborately decorated in gilt with recessed panel. Bevelled edges. Gently rubbed at spine and covers, slightly faded spine. Gilt edging to text block. Numerous magnificent illustrations throughout. Neat, tight and… Read more about this item
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SHIPWRECK: A POEM.WITH A LIFE

by FALCONER, William

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F
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1811
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LONDON, MILLER, 1811, 1811. First edition thus. 8vo. 4 full-page and 5 vignette steel engravings by James Fittler after paintings by Nicholas Pocock. Introductory letter and biographical memoir by James Stainer Clarke. Later dark blue cloth, marbled edges. Good-very good. Poem in three cantos by Falconer (1732-69), servant of Alexander Campbell and patronized by the Duke of York; shipmate in… Read more about this item
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The shipwreck; / by William Falconer. With a sketch of his life

The shipwreck; / by William Falconer. With a sketch of his life

by Falconer, William (1732-1769)

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1817
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London : Printed for Walker and Edwards; F.C. and J. Rivington; J. Nunn; Cadell and Davies; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown; ... [and 12 others], 1817. First Edition. Hardcover. Provenance: Theodor Henking [bookplate]. Acceptable copy in the original gilt-blocked boards. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt with raised bands. Particularly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and strong. Physical… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

The Shipwreck

by William Falconer

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1822
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John Sharpe, 1822. A fine copy in in decorative full gilt calf.. Binding: Original full calf boards with tooled gilt and blind tooled decorative rules. Four raised bands in five compartments. Elaborate tooled gilt design on spine. Marbled pasted and free end papers, edges marbled. Gilt dentelles. Ilustrated with 6 plates including frontis. , Notes: Ex… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck: a Poem.

The Shipwreck: a Poem.

by Falconer, William; illustrated by Birket Foster.

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Published
1868
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Hardcover
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London: T. Nelson and Sons. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1868. Hardcover. Some fading and rubbing to spine and boards. ; 169 pages. 30 in-text engravings. Red cloth boards with gilt decoration on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 183 x 121mm. All page edges gilt.The prefatory material includes a memoir of Falconer by Robert Carruthers.… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

by William Falconer

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1868
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Cloth
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London : T. Nelson and Sons , 1868. Cloth. Very Good. 8" by 5". Birket Foster . This beautifully illustrated copy of the Scottish Poet William Falconer's The Shipwreck details Falconer's concern with life at sea. This attractive copy of William Falconer's epic poem The Shipwreck is the epitome of his concentration on life at sea. The… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

The Shipwreck

by Falconer, William

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VG : in very good condition. Rebound with new eps
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Reprint
Published
1807
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Quarter leather marbled board cover
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Edinburgh: Printed for J Ballantyne for Alexander Mackay and John Murry. VG : in very good condition. Rebound with new eps. 1807. Reprint. Quarter leather marbled board cover. 170mm x 110mm (7" x 4"). viii, 180pp. .
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THE SHIPWRECK

by Falconer, William

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Published
1806
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Hardcover
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London: T. Cadell. Very Good. 1806. Hardcover. THE SHIPWRECK By William Falconer. Twelfth Edition; Printed For T. Cadell and W. Davies., W. Flint, Printer. London, England. 1806. This book is hard-bound in gilt tooled full leather. The covers are scuffed, with edge-wear and rubbing to the corners and spine-ends.There is wear to the joints, with the… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

by Falconer, William

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Published
1827
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Hardcover
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London, UK: John Sharpe, 1827. Hardcover. Good. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. xiv, 15-166p. Quarter bound in brown cloth over brown paper-covered boards, black titles on white spine label. Bumped spine ends and bump to outer edge of front board. Dusty top text block edge, edges foxing. Previous owner's label on front paste down. Internally neat,… Read more about this item
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The Shipwreck

by Falconer, William

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Published
1830
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia PA: L. Johnson. Good+. 1830. Hardcover. Simulated leather spine over marbled boards -- showing wear at edges, corners and spine ends. Considerable light foxing on otherwise good paper. Tight binding. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 162 pages .
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