Category: Antiquarian and Bindings


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The History of Lynn to Which is Prefixed a Copious Introductory Account of Its Situation, Harbour, Rivers, Inland trade and Navigation, the Ancient and Modern State of Marshland, Wisbeach and the Fens

By: RICHARDS William

Price: £630.00

Publisher: Printed By WG Whittingham and Sons and Sold By R Baldwin: 1812

Seller ID: 58436

Condition: Very Good

Two volume set, 1812, xvi + 622pp + [4pp], vii + 594pp, folding map, and 15 aquatint plates, attractive bound in full leather, raised bands, sm stain on edge of front cover of vol 1. An early history of King's Lynn in Norfolk; Octavo View more info

Travelling Sketches in the North of Italy, the Tyrol, and on the Rhine - Heath's Picturesque Annual 1832.

By: RITCHIE Leitch

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green: 1832

Seller ID: 73386

Condition: Very Good

Large Paper copy, 256pp, 26 engravings, from drawings by Clarkson Stansfield, all edges gilt, bound original rubbed blind-stamped red morocco decorated with gilt, raised spine bands/gilt; Large Octavo View more info

Mona Antiqua Restaurata Archaeological Discourse - Isle of Anglesey

By: Rowlands M

Price: £320.00

Publisher: Dublin, Printed for Robert Owen: 1723

Seller ID: 60484

Condition: Very Good

[8] + viii + 383pp + index, 10 plates, full leather binding, panelled leather, sl rubbed, respined to match; Quarto View more info

Mona Antiqua Restaurata Archaeological Discourse - Isle of Anglesey

By: Rowlands M

Price: £320.00

Publisher: Dublin, Printed for Robert Owen: 1723

Seller ID: 60485

Condition: Very Good

[8] + viii + 383pp + index, 10 plates, full leather binding, panelled leather, sl rubbed, respined incorporating original back strip, ; Quarto View more info

The Military Antiquities of the Romans in Britain

By: ROY William

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Society of Antiquaries: 1793

Seller ID: 62284

Condition: Very Good

Xvi + 205pp + 51 full page plates [ 1 of which [29] is a photostat] 22" x16", bound in half leather/red cloth, covers a little scraped, spine underlaid incorprating original backstrip, professionally strengthened with tape internally, marbled endpapers; Elephant Folio View more info

Acta Regia or an Account of the Treaties, Letters and Instruments Between the Monarchs of England and Foreign Powers Translated from the French By M Ralph, Volume IV The Reign of Queen Elizabeth to the Death of King James I

By: Rymer, Thomas J, Rapin, Paul

Price: £80.00

Publisher: J Darby et al: 1727

Seller ID: 73706

Condition: Very Good

Volume 4 only [ of 4] 542pp + [56pp] + 28pp, nicely rebound in recent brown cloth; Octavo View more info

An Historical and Descriptive Guide to Scarborough and its Environs


Price: £180.00

Publisher: York, printed by W.Blanchard, for James Schofield,: 1787

Seller ID: 61834

Condition: Very Good

No date but c. 1790, ink inscription on end paper dated 1794, viii + 192pp, splash marks on margin os title page, new endpapers, bound in original grey boards, recently re-spined in cloth; Small Octavo View more info

Anne of Geierstein, or The Maiden of the Mist in 3 Volumes

By: SCOTT Walter "The Author of Waverley"

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Cadell and Co: 1829

Seller ID: 61250

Condition: Very Good

Ist edition, 1829, in 3 volumes, 336pp, 346pp, 381pp, volumes 1 and 2 have half titles, smal ppieces missing from margins of 2 pages in volume 2, bound in smart half leather/marbled boards,. gilt lettering, black leather spine labels.; 12 Mo View more info

Ivanhoe - A Romance

By: SCOTT Walter "The Author of Waverley"

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London, Archibald Constable: 1820

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73473

Condition: Good+

Ist edition, 1820, in 3 volumes, xxxiii + 298pp, 327pp, 371pp, bound in rubbed half leather/marbled boards, spines and covers severely rubbed and chipped, hinges tender, in need of rebinding; 12 Mo View more info

Memoirs, Containing a Genealogical and Historical Account of the Antient and Honourable House of Stanley, from the Conquest, to the Death of James, Late Earl of Derby, in the Year 1735; As Also a Full Description of the Isle of Man


Price: £370.00

Publisher: Manchester, Printed By Joseph Harrop: 1783

Seller ID: 61492

Condition: Very Good

238pp, printed in double column style. illustrated with heraldic engravings, The history of Man is on page 189 to 238, corner 2 pps sl creased, new endpapers, recently bound in brown cloth, leather spine label.; Quarto View more info

Characteristicks Volume III. Miscellaneous Reflections on the Preceding Treatises and Other Critical Subjects. A Notion of the Tablature or Judgment of Hercules with a Letter Concerning Design

By: Shaftesbury, Earl of [Anthony Ashley Cooper]

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Printed in the Year 1749,: 1749

Seller ID: 68155

Condition: Very Good

279pp + lengthy Index, endpapers a bit tanned, bound in full leather, edges sl rubbed, sm chip top spine.; 16mo View more info

The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare Volume the Thirteenth - Cymbeline , King Lear


Price: £50.00

Publisher: Dublin, Printed By John Exshaw: 1794

Seller ID: 61264

Condition: Very Good

363pp, sl water staining of prelims, sm piece torn from margin of last page. Bound in full leather, rubbed, chipped and scraped; Octavo View more info

The History of the Province of Moray

By: SHAW Mr Lachlan

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Auld: 1775

Seller ID: 57248

Condition: Very Good

Xviii + 456pp + [2], engraved title and 3 plates, 2 copies of page 83/84, the second of these is a correction, usual mispagination in places, bound in full leather, joints starting to split. Heraldic bookplate Major General David G Levinge Shaw; Octavo View more info

Tractatus Varii Ad Scotiae Antiquae et Modernae

By: SIBBALDO Roberto

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, 1711

Seller ID: 56956

Condition: Very Good

1 Introduction ad Historium dated 1711, [8pp] + 122pp, 2, Miscellanea Quaedam eruditae antiquitatis dated 1710 [4pp] + 112pp, 3 Vindicciae Scotiae Illustratae - Naturalis Historiae dated 1710, [2pp] + 30pp + [2pp], 4. An account of the writers antient and modern printed and manuscript not printed which treat of the Descruiption of North Britain called Scotland in 2 parts 1710, 24pp, 5. Conjectures concerning the Roman Ports, Colonies and Forts in the Firths [8pp] + 18pp. 12"x8", 3 plates at end, no other plates or maps present, bound in quarter leather/brown cloth, spine chipped, scuff... View more info

The Agreeable Historian, or the Complete English Traveller: giving a Geographical Description of the County. Together with The Antiquiities of the same with a - Full and particular account of all the Cities, Market Towns, Villages, Royal Palaces, and ....

By: SIMPSON Samuel

Price: £42.00

Publisher: London, Printed by R. Walker, in Fleet-Lane; and Sold by the Booksellers in Town and Country: 1746

Seller ID: 70791

Condition: Very Good

....., and Gentleman's Seats; of the Sea Ports and Fortifications, the Cources of the Rivers and the Inland Navigation; of all the Fairs, and Market Days; and of the Trade, Commerce, and Product, 31pp, Compiled from Camden, Leland, Dugdale, Ogilby, Morgan and other Authors, by Samuel Simpson, Gent, Extract for Herefordshire only. new endpapers, bound in recentbrown card covers . Scarce item; 12 Mo View more info

The Code of Health and Longevity; or, A General View of the Rules and Principles Calculated for the Preservation of Health and the Attainment of Long Life


Price: £200.00

Publisher: Printed for the Author: 1816

Seller ID: 61277

Condition: Very Good

Third Edition 1816, [1] + 566pp + 90pp, prelims a bit foxed, sm waterstain in margin of frontis, odd mark in text, recently bound in smart half leather/grey cloth. ; Octavo View more info

The Antiquities of Canterbury or a Survey of That Ancient Citie with the Suburbs and Cathedrall Containing Principally Matters of Antiquity in Them all - 1640

By: SOMNER William

Price: £750.00

Publisher: Printed By I L for Richard Thrale: 1640

Seller ID: 59599

Condition: Very Good

First edition [16 inc title page] + 516pp + 12pp original folding map, arms of the See to rear of tital page [this and the title heading oposite have been neatly coloured n at a later date] 2 other plates are present in facsimile, A few page edges have sm closed tears repaired with what appears to be margins from sheets of stamps ! Small unobtrusive water stains to bottom margin of 4 leaves and in gutter of part of appendix and index. Beautifully bound in recent full speckled calf, raised bands to spine with gilt motifs , leather spine labe, new endapers; Folio View more info

The Regal and Ecclesiastical Antiquities of England: Containing the Representations of all the English Monarchs, from Edward the Confessor to Henry the Eighth; together with Many of the Great Persons that were eminent under their several Reigns..........

By: STRUTT Joseph

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London, Printed By J Thane for the Author: 1773

Seller ID: 60525

Condition: Very Good

39pp text + 60 full page plates in sepia , bound in full leather, spine edges rubbed, raised bands/gilt, sl chipping of top/base, spine edges. Heraldic bookplate of James Watts.; Large Octavo View more info

Woburn Abbey and its Collections

By: Sutton D [Ed]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 1965

Seller ID: 61317

Condition: Very Good

72pp, illustrated, bound in vream covers with gilt lettering on front cover ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Notitia Monastica or a Short History of the Religious Houses in England and Wales

By: TANNER Thomas

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London, Printed at the Theatre and are to be Sold By A and J Chruchill at the Sign of the Black Swan in Pater-noster-row: 1695

Seller ID: 61309

Condition: Very Good

[80pp] + 281pp, + index, illustration on title page, 5 pages illustrations on heraldic shields, bound in tooled and gilt lined tan full leather gilt dec spine/raised bands, brown leather spine label. A beautiful copy of this early book; Small Octavo View more info