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The Immortal Lovers - Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning

By: Winwar, Frances

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Hamilton Adams & Co: 1950

Seller ID: 70859

Condition: Very Good


1950, 267pp, frontis, bound in sl rubbed blue cloth; Octavo View more info

Queen Elizabeth and Her Times, a Series of Original Letters, Selected from Private Correspondence of the Lord Treasurer Burghley, the Earl of Leicester the Secretaries Walsingham and Smith, Sir Christopher Hatton and Most of the Distinguished Persons Of..

By: WRIGHT, Thomas. (editor).

Price: £160.00

Publisher: Henry Colburn: 1838

Seller ID: 72673

Condition: Very Good


Two volume set . First edition. xlviii + 514pp + (2)pp.ads; xix + 527pp + (1)p.ads , 2 frontis potraits, rebound in beige cloth/gilt. Smart set; Octavo View more info

The Thirty-Sixth Way A Personal Account of Imprisonment and Escape from Red China

By: YING Lai

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1970

Seller ID: 68512

ISBN: 094569606

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


translated, adapted and edited by Edward Behr and Sydney Liu. 204pp, map, bound in grey cloth with chipped dustwrapper; Large Octavo View more info

They Seek a Country

By: YOUNG Francis Brett

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1947

Seller ID: 71989

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


640pp, Severn edition, bound in blue cloth/gilt, maps on endpapers with dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Johnsoniana or Supplement to Boswell Anecdotes and Sayings of Dr Johnson

By: [ Boswell]

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1836

Seller ID: 68695

Condition: Very Good


xxii + 530pp illustrated wtih 45 plates, sl foxing of prelims, nicely bound in later dark red cloth spine sl sunned; Octavo View more info

Memoirs of an Old Wig

By: [ Fenton R]

Price: £190.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown: 1815

Seller ID: 60539

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 164pp + [2] engraved title page, bound in ful black leather/raised bands/gilt; Octavo View more info

Thoughts for Enthusiasts At Bayreuth Collected in Memory 1882 and 1883 by the Honourable Mrs Burrell

By: [Burrell]

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: London, Pickering and Chatto: 1888

Seller ID: 77470

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition of 100, Chapter I, II and IV. in 3 books published 1888, 1889 and 1891. Chapter 1 41pp + prelims, 4 plates 1 map and 6 text illustrations, Chapter II [xi] + 116pp, t plates, 1 map and 12 text illustrations, Chapter IV [10] + 185pp. 8 plates + 10 text illustrations. NB 1 book is numbered 63 of 100, 2nd book 80 of 100 and 3rd book has no number. 13" x9", Bound in full vellum with ties. Red lettering to spine/covers. SOme marking to rear cover vol 2, water stain to top some pages of vol 1. Scarce; Quarto View more info