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Memoirs of the Kings of Great Britain of the House of Brunswic-Lunenburg

By: BELSHAM W

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Dublin, Printed for J Milliken: 1796

Seller ID: 69843

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes in 1, third edition, 288pp + 282pp + index, minor xlib evidence, dekle edged pages, passage on one page marked in margin, bound in smart brown cloth; Octavo View more info

The Life of the Most Reverend Dr John Tillotson Lord Archbishop of Canterbury Compiled Chiefly Form His Original Papers and Letters

By: BIRCH Thomas

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J and R Tonson.........: 1752

Seller ID: 61304

Condition: Very Good


vii + 489 pp + indexvound inrubbed and chipped full leather corners bumped, spine recently underlaid at front, starting to split at rear; Octavo View more info

Malvern A Descriptive and Historical Poem

By: BOOKER Luke

Price: £170.00

Publisher: Dudley, Printed By J Rann for Brooke and Co: 1798

Seller ID: 58957

Condition: Very Good


X + [2] +124 +[1] , odd mark in text, heraldic bookplate of JW Willis Bund, former Chairman of Worcestershire County Council, writer and historian, recently rebound in smart brown cloth, new endpapers. Rev Luke Booker lived near Malvern for a while, he was Rector of Tedstone Delamere and Vicar of Dudley 1812-1835. He is best know for his History of Dudley Castle; Octavo View more info

Historical Descriptions of New and Elegant Picturesque Views of the Antiquities of England and Wales

By: BOSWELL Henry

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Printed for Alex Hogg:

Seller ID: 63006

Condition: Very Good


First section only, no date, but C. 1786 [49pp] + 42pp + 42pp with all relevant illustrations, [76 sheets of plates, frontis and 3 maps ] odd mark in text, occasional repair, smartly rebound in recent two tone cloth; Folio - View more info

A Treatise on Forest Trees

By: BOUTCHER William

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Printed By R Fleming and Sold By the Author: 1775

Seller ID: 58590

Condition: Very Good


4pp + xlviii + 259pp + [4pp] , not signed to rear of title page, and does not contain extra engraved title page which was present in only a few copies, 1st 6pps sl dusty with v minor worming in top margin, waterstain in bottom last page, corner of 1 pp torn away, not affecting text, bound in half leathjer/cream cloth [cloth a bit discoloured]; Large Octavo View more info

The Beauties of England and Wales Volume 3 Cumberland, Isle of Man, Derbyshire

By: BRITTON John & BRAYLEY Edward Wedlake

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Vernor and Hood: 1803

Seller ID: 61416

Condition: Very Good


[2pp] + 552pp + [22pp] engraved frontis and 31 plates sl odd spotting in some plate margins, beautifully bound in full calf/raised bands/spine labels/gilt; Octavo View more info

Practical Essays on Various Branches of the Fine Arts to Which is Added A Critical Enquiry Into the Principles and Practice of the Late Sir David Wilkie

By: BURNET John

Price: £24.00

Publisher: DAVID Bogue: 1848

Seller ID: 65801

Condition: Very Good


xi + 200pp + 4pp, 8" x 5", frontis [with minor waterstain to rear], bound in green cloth , partially faded, sl bumped top/base spine; Octavo View more info

The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler in Three Volumes

By: BUTLER Samuel

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Apollo Press: 1777

Seller ID: 69869

Condition: Very Good


Bells edition the Poets of England, 3 volume set, 232pp, 247pp, 216pp, 4 engraved plates, bound in full leather,/gilt, new spine labels, spine edges splitting, volume 1 repaired with new leather, new endpapers,; 12 Mo View more info

Carew's Survey of Cornwall to Which Are Added Notes Illustratrative of its History and Antiiquities by the Late Thomas Tonkin and Now First Published from the Original Documents by Francis Lord De Dunstanville

By: Carew

Price: £290.00

Publisher: Printed For T Bensley for J Faulder: 1811

Seller ID: 61392

Condition: Very Good


Xxxix + 459pp, recently nicely rebound in half leather/marbled boards, raised bands/gilt; Octavo View more info

The Survey of Cornwall and an Epistle Concerning the Excellencies of the English Tongue - with the Life of the Author

By: CAREW R

Price: £440.00

Publisher: Samuel Chapman: 1723

Seller ID: 59931

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, 1723, xix + viii + 160pp + viii + 13pp, full leather binding, worm mark to rear, beautifully re-spined, raised bands/gilt. minor old water staining margins few pps. Scarce; Octavo View more info

The Survey of Cornwall and an Epistle Concerning the Excellencies of the English Tongue - with the Life of the Author By H**** C***** Esq A New Edition

By: CAREW R

Price: £190.00

Publisher: Printed for B Law: 1769

Seller ID: 59932

Condition: Very Good


xxv + 6pp + 318pp + [8pp] + [13pp], the 318pp in the main text are paginated as 159pp [each number seems to cover 2 pages] bound in half leather/brown cloth. the Epistle is dated 1723, odd spotting in text. minor ex ref lib evidence; Octavo View more info

An Exposition of the Creed 1676

By: CHESTER, John Lord Bishop of

Price: £240.00

Publisher: London, Printed for JM By John William at the Crown in Cross Keys Court in Little Britain: 1676

Seller ID: 70196

Condition: Very Good


[4] + 398pp, portrait frontis, red and black title page, fourth edition revised, worm hole affecting prelims, some old waterstaining to corner of frontis, marbled endpapers, bound in black leather spine/blue cloth, raised bands , sl rubbeing to edges spine, frontis . TIght copy; Folio View more info

Cicero's Epistles to Atticus with Notes Traslated By William Guthrie Volume 2 Only [of 3]

By: Cicero

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Printed for Lackington Allen and Co: 1806

Seller ID: 69787

Condition: Very Good


Iiv + 400pp, bound in full full leaher, spine and cover edges rubbed, hinges loosening, heraldic bookplate of Rose of Rayners, lib stamps, on front endpapers. ; Octavo View more info

An Exposition of the Church Catechism,

By: CLARKE Samuel

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Printed By W Botham for james and John Knapton: 1729

Seller ID: 69768

Condition: Very Good


Published from the Author's manuscript by John Clarke, Dean of Sarum. 304pp + book catalogue, bound in full leather, raised bands, gilt lined, sl rubbed on corners front inner hinge exposed, but text tight, worm hole in last few pps of book catalogue. Samuel Clarke was Rector of Westminster; Octavo View more info

The History and Antiquities of Reading

By: COATES Charles

Price: £270.00

Publisher: Printed for the Author By J Nichols and Son: 1802

Seller ID: 62994

Condition: Very Good


xv + [1pp] + 464pp + [32pp], sl spotting of prelims, illustrated, 8 plates/maps some folding, bound in full leather/gilt; Quarto View more info

The History and Antiquities of the County of Somerset Collected from Authentic Records

By: COLLINSON Rev John

Price: £590.00

Publisher: London, Printed By R Crutwell Sold By C Dilly Poultry: 1791

Seller ID: 59502

Condition: Very Good


3 volume set. lii + 277pp, [6pp] + 508pp, [8pp] + 648pp , ex Law Society library, 41 plates, bound in half black leather/marbeld boards, sl rubbed, occ odd spotting in text; Small Folio View more info

Magna Britannia et Hibernia, - Derbyshire.

By: Cox Thomas Rev

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Cox: 1700

Seller ID: 054989

Condition: Very Good


Pub .C1700. Derbyshire section of Magna Britannia, Coloured folded Morden map of Derbyshire. 423 - 464pp, nicely bound in half leather/marbled boards; Sm 4to - View more info

An Historical Tour in Monmouthshire Illustrated with Views By Sir Robert Colt Hoare

By: COXE William

Price: £490.00

Publisher: Printed For T Cadell Junr and W Davies: 1801

Seller ID: 60141

Condition: Very Good


2 parts bound in one, viii + 31pp + 440pp. 11x9, 2 maps, 24 views, 8 portraits, 5 town plans, 9 ground plans, sl minor spotting, bound in full leather, sl rubbed, spine has raised bands/gilt. Nice copy; Quarto View more info

An Historical Tour in Monmouthshire Illustrated with Views By Sir Robert Colt Hoare A New Map of the County and Other Engravings

By: COXE William

Price: £550.00

Publisher: Printed For T Cadell Junr and W Davies: 1801

Seller ID: 60142

Condition: Very Good


2 Volume Set. [12pp] + v + 31pp + 208pp. [8pp] + 433pp + [10pp], Copiously illustrated, all maps and plates present as lsited. 2 maps, 55 views, 11 portraits, 7 town plans, 16 ground plans, etc tiny mark on edge of a few pps. New tissue guards. Beautifully bound in full calf, spinne gilt embellishe, raised bands, leather spine labels; Quarto View more info

Knowledge and Practice of a Plain Discourse of the Chief things Necessary to be Known, Believed and Practised in Order to Salvation Drawn Up and Principally Intended for the Life and Benefit of North Cader in Somersetshire

By: Cradock Samuel

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Printed By J Hanyes for John Rothwell: 1659

Seller ID: 61642

Condition: Very Good


First edition 1659, [56pp] + 634pp +[2] , appears to be bound in the original pannelled leather binding, new endpapers, pages darkened with some sl waterstaining, some page edges sl chipped, old ink inscriptions on 3 or 4 pages, first and last few pages professionally repaired with some loss mainly to margins, lacking pages 87 to 90, and 199 to 212. Scarce; Small Octavo View more info