Category: Antiquarian and Bindings


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Practical Observations on the British Grasses Especially such as are Best Adapted to the Laying Down or Improving of Meadows and Pastures to Which is Added an Enumeration of the British Grasses

By: CURTIS William

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Author: 1798

Seller ID: 67093

Condition: Very Good

3rd edition with additions, 73pp, 6 black and white plates, bound in recent green card covers, [paper spine label; Octavo View more info

Dionysii Halicarnassei De structura orationis liber. Ex recensione Jacobi Uptoni ... Qui ... & notis integris Friderici Sylburgii selectisque aliorum, suas passim animadversiones adjecit. His accesserunt Simonis Bircovii Exempla latina

By: Dionysius, of Halicarnassus.

Price: £140.00

Publisher: London, R. Knaplock: 1728

Seller ID: 61270

Condition: Very Good

[10pp] + 263pp + [4pp] + 43pp + [25pp] engraved frontis, bookplate of Francis Leigh, nice clean copy, recently bound in smart red cloth; Octavo View more info

An Historical Account of the Ancient and Modern State of the Principality of Wales, Dutchy of Cornwal and Earldom of Chester


Price: £220.00

Publisher: J Roberts: 1714

Seller ID: 60413

Condition: Very Good

2nd edition, 142pp, some light-coloured old waterstaining in text, sm hole in margin of 1pp, leatherbound, sl rubbed, raised bands; Sm Octavo View more info

Curiosities of Great Britain Entertaining and Commercial - Alphabetically Arranged

By: DUGDALE Thomas Assisted By William BURNETT

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Tallis: 1860

Seller ID: 61433

Condition: Very Good

Undated [ 1854-1860] in 8 volumes, 58 maps, 132 plates, bound in sl rubbed brown cloth, some vols resppined incorporating remains of original gilt spines. Some foxing, odd crease or frayed edge, 1 map repaired, odd waterstain in top corner few pps in 1 vol; Octavo View more info

The Practical Farmer or the Hertfordshire Husbandman Containing Many New Improvements in Husbandry

By: ELLIS William

Price: £330.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Weaver Bickerton: 1732

Seller ID: 57220

Condition: Very Good

Second Edition with additions 1732, 171pp + [5], vignette illustration top of page 5, page edges untrimmed, bound in modern gey cloth, Bookplate of Peter tockham. Nice tight copy of a scarce book; Octavo View more info

Caesarea or, an Account of Which are Added Remarks on the xixth Chapter of the Book of Mr Seldens Mare Clausum By Philip Morant

By: FALLE Philip

Price: £370.00

Publisher: London, Printer for T Wotton: 1734

Seller ID: 60389

Condition: Very Good

xlv +[2pp] + 455pp 8"x5", plate at pp238, but lacks map, nicely bound in full leather , spine underlaid, good clean text; Octavo View more info

The Life of the Most Reverend Father in God John Tillotson, Arch-Bishop of Canterbury Compiled from the Minutes of the Rev Mr Young Late Dean of Salisbury with Many Curious Memoirs Communicated by the Late Rt Rev Gilbert, Lord Bishop of Sarum. Defence of Archbishop Tiliotson and His Writings by M Le Clerc, 26pp, and Also the Works of Sir William Temple Bart London Printed Benj Motte London 1731,

By: Fh , Hutchinson, Francis

Price: £140.00

Publisher: London, Printed for E Curll at the Dial and Bible Against St Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet, W Taylor at the Ship in Paternoster Row, and J Osborn at the Oxford Arms in Lombard: 1717

Seller ID: 73292

Condition: Very Good

Compiled from the Minutes of the Rev Mr Young late Dean of Salisbury with Many Curious Memoirs communicated by the late Rt Rev Gilbert, Lord Bishop of Sarum. 53pp, defence of Archbishop Tiliotson and his writings by M Le Clerc, 26pp, and also the Works of Sir William Temple Bart London printed Benj Motte London 1731, bound together in orignal full leather, sl rubbed and bumped, raised bands, attractive small decorations at chapter ends. ; Sm Folio View more info

Experiments and Observations on the Horley Green Spaw Near Halifax to Which is Added a Short Account of Two Other Mineral Waters in Yorkshire

By: GARNETT Thomas

Price: £230.00

Publisher: Printed for the Author By George Nicholson: 1790

Seller ID: 61820

Condition: Very Good

86pp, pps edges ragged, title page sl darkened and dusty, repairs to 2pps,odd mark in text, Bound in smart two tone recent calf, leather spine labels; Octavo View more info

Wales Illustrated in a Series of Views


Price: £150.00

Publisher: Jones and Co: 1830

Seller ID: 60148

Condition: Very Good

No date [1830], this is the volume covering North Wales, 18pp, rest unpaginated, 96 steel engraved plates . Some foxing, mainly in margins, inner hinges cracked and sl crumpled, sm ink mark in margin of 1 plate page, bound in half leather/marbled boards sl rubbed, sm chip on spine edge; Quarto View more info

Annales Regioduni Hullini Ot the History of the Royal and Beautiful Town of Kingston-upon-Hull ... Together with Several Letters Containing Some Account of the Antiquities of Bridlington, Scarborough, Whitby Etc

By: GENT Thomas

Price: £180.00

Publisher: 1735

Seller ID: 61819

Condition: Very Good

xi + [2] + 201pp + 35pp, sm lib stamp, old waterstain corner in 1 corner last 6pps, 8 woodcuts of Churches in the text, but lacks the 6 plates, recently smartly rebound in blue boards; Octavo View more info

Addresses to the Royal Society at the Anniversary Meeting, on St. Andrew's Day, 1828

By: GILBERT Davies

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London, Printed By Richard Taylor: 1829

Seller ID: 69377

Condition: Very Good

12pp uncut, stitched , disbound. Gilbert was the President of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall; Octavo View more info

Remarks on Forest Scenery, and Other Woodland Views Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty Illustrated By the Scenes of New Forest in Hampshire

By: GILPIN William

Price: £240.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Fraser and Co: 1834

Seller ID: 57277

Condition: Very Good

Edited by Sir Dick Lauder, two volumes, iv + 362, xvi + 344pp, 29 uncoloured lithos on 20 plates, sl spotting of prelims, bound in recent plum coloured quarter morocco gilt; Octavo View more info

Imputatio Fidei

By: Goodwin John

Price: £950.00

Publisher: London, D Sold By Andrew Crooke in St Paul's Chuchyard: 1642

Seller ID: 61253

Condition: Very Good

Published in 1642, [57pp] + 231pp, title page lacking corners, and edges and mounted on fresh paper, frontis and first 2pp, in facsimile, some page edges ragged, page 7/8 corner torn with sl text loss, sl darkeneing of page edges, some old waterstaning, manly margins, amd first quarter of book, a little annotation, nicely bound in modern quarter cloth. marbled boards. Very scarce; Octavo View more info

A Walk in and about the City of Canterbury with Many Observations Not Hitherto Described in Any Other Publication


Price: £250.00

Publisher: Canterbury, Printed by Simmons and Kirkby: 1796

Seller ID: 57458

Condition: Very Good

Fourthedition 1796, xvii + 205pp + [11pp], frontis, map, 2 plates, prelims darkened, bound in half leather/marbled boards covers sl rubbed, sl chipped tp/base spine; 12 Mo View more info

A Walk in and About the City of Canterbury with Many Observations Not Hitherton Described in Any Other Publication


Price: £160.00

Publisher: Canterbury, Printed by Simmons and Kirkby: 1779

Seller ID: 59604

Condition: Very Good

Third edition 1779, Paginated to 4 then the preface paginated iii to xiv + 321pp + [13pp], folding map, chatr and 2 illustrations in text, map sl reinforced to rear, pages deckle edged, prelims a it dusty, title page few clips to edges, tape repair to top margin of last 2 leaves, sm stain up to 1" long to top margin of last few pps, also affecting 1 corner, recently bound in smart brown cloth, new endpapers. This edition seems difficult to find; Small Octavo View more info

Anecdotes of British Topography or an Historical Account of What Has Been Done for Illustrating the Topographical Antiquities of Great Britain

By: GOUGH Richard

Price: £530.00

Publisher: Printed By T Richardson and S Clark and Sold By T Payne: 1768

Seller ID: 58603

Condition: Very Good

1st edition, xxxv + 740pp + 34pp Index, 1 page repaired, recently bound in russet cloth, new endpapers, leather spine label; Quarto View more info

A Survey of the City of Worcester the Ecclesiastical and Civil Government Thereof As Originally Founded, and the Present Administration As Since Reformed. Comprehending Also the Most Material Parts of its History, from its Foundation to the Present Time.

By: GREEN Valentine

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Printed By J Butler for S Gamidge: 1764

Seller ID: 58870

Condition: Very Good

The first book on Worcester written by Valentine Green, viii + 252pp, folding map and 16 plates [some folding], complete as required, 1 corner first few pages blind stamped Worcester Library, nicely bound in recent maroon cloth, leather spine label, Nice clean copy; Octavo View more info

The History of the Castle, Town and Forest of Knaresborough with Harrowgate and Its Medicinal Waters


Price: £80.00

Publisher: Author: 1798

Seller ID: 61824

Condition: Very Good

4pp + 382pp 6x4", folding coloured map, frontis and 17 other illustrations, bruise mark in margin of some pages, bound in full leather, sl rubbed and scraped; 12mo - View more info

Picturesque Views of the Severn

By: HARRAL Tomas [ IRELAND Samuel ]

Price: £500.00

Publisher: G and WB Whittaker: 1824

Seller ID: 62264

Condition: Very Good

2 volumes. [4] + 288pp, viii + 2 + 303pp, 50 plates 1 vignette, frontis in volume 1 is not the illustration listed. Odd minor spotting, Plate list mentions additional plate at page 17, but an inserted slip states this was never in fact taken, bound in green cloth spines/grey boards.; Large Octavo View more info

Observations Critical and Miscellaneous on Several Remarkable Texts of the Old Testament: to Which is Added a Commentary on the Fifty-Third Chapter of Isaiah

By: HARRIS Samuel

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Author's Widow and Sold By John Whiston at Boyle's Head in Fleet Street: 1735

Seller ID: 68775

Condition: Very Good

1735 first eiditon, 263pp, sl foxing of prelims, rebound in card covers. Nice clean copy; Quarto View more info