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New Zealand and Its Advantages and Prospects as a British Colony with a Full Account of the Land Claim, Sale of Crown Lands, Aborigines Etc.

By: TERRY C

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, Boone: 1842

Seller ID: 65789

Condition: Very Good


1842, 366pp, illus by 11 full page engraved plates, [ frontis and folding map are photocopies] blind stamps, rebound in smart recent tan leather and marbled boards, lovely binding; Octavo View more info

Fiesta De La S Iglesia Metropolitana y Patriarchal De Sevilla

By: TORRE FARFAN Fernando De La

Price: £1,400.00

Publisher: En Sevilla En Cafe De La Vivda De Nicolas Rodriguez: 1671

Seller ID: 69002

Condition: Good+


Illustrated title page + [4] + 343pp, lacking the illustrations disbound nand loosely inserted in old vellum covers, some page edges frayed, covers are creased and aged; Quarto View more info

A Survey of the County of Stafford

By: Tunnicliffe W

Price: £180.00

Publisher: 1787

Seller ID: 58481

Condition: Very Good


No date c, 1787, 40pp, illustrated with arms of the gentry of Staffordshire, bound in modern half leather/marbled boards, raised bands/gilt Lovely looking book; Octavo View more info

An Autumn Ramble by the Wye

By: TWAMLEY L A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Charles Tilt: 1838

Seller ID: 052478

Condition: Very Good


152pp + [4], 20 plates present as listed ,minor odd spotting internally, bound in sl spotted brown cloth, spine gilt decorated.; Octavo View more info

An Autumn Ramble by the Wye

By: TWAMLEY L A

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Charles Tilt: 1838

Seller ID: 052479

Condition: Very Good


152pp + [4], 20 plates present, plate 15 present in facsimile , minor odd spotting internally, bound in sl spotted green cloth, spine gilt decorated. Underlaid some foxing; Octavo View more info

An Autumn Ramble by the Wye

By: TWAMLEY L A

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Charles Tilt: 1838

Seller ID: 60487

Condition: Very Good


152pp, 20 plates as listed, edges of prelims sl ragged, some odd foxing in places, corner of 1 page sl water marked, full leather binding covers gilt embossed, smartly re-spined raised bands/gilt. Nice copy ; Octavo View more info

General View of the Agriculture of the County of Roxburgh with Observations on the Means of Its Improvement

By: URE D

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, B Millan: 1794

Seller ID: 71311

Condition: Very Good


93pp, wide margins left for Landowners comments , nice clean copy bound in thin blue sl chipped around edges and along spine; Quarto View more info

The Relapse or Virtue in Danger A Play

By: VANBURGH, CIBBER, OTWAY, BANKS

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Richard, James and Bethel Edwards: 1727

Seller ID: 60531

Condition: Very Good


108pp, also bound with C Cibber - Loves Last Shift or A Fool in Fashion - a comedy pub 1730 B Lintot, T Saunders et al 83pp, and with Thomas Otway - The Orphan or The Unhappy Marriage - a tradegy, pub 1726 M.P 84pp, and with John Banks - Virtue Betray'd or Anna Bullen - a tradegy 4th edition, pub 1727 by J Darby 91pp, All bound together in 1 volume recently rebound in full leather - raised bands, leather spine label, some old staining to pp corner of last play, odd page corner turned over or sl torn with sl loss.; Small 8vo View more info

A New Collection of Poems Relating to State Affairs from Oliver Cromwell to This Present Time By the Greatest Wits of the Age

By: Various

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Author: 1705

Seller ID: 60530

Condition: Very Good


[16pp] + 591pp, rebound in full leather raised bands, gilt titles , new endpapers, some foxing of first few pages.; Octavo View more info

A Diary of the Religious Experience of Mary Waring Daughter of Elijah and Sarah Waring Late of Goldaming

By: WARING

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Printed and Sold By William Phillips: 1809

Seller ID: 71899

Condition: Very Good


Xi + 259pp, bound in full leather, worn on edges with splitting along spine edges. Text nice and clean and tight ; 12mo View more info

A Survey of the Cathedral Church of Landaff Containing an account inscriptions on the monuments and gravestones: the history of the Bishops and other dignitaries Belonging to the Same, Their Several Preferments, times of decease Burial and Epitaphs ....

By: WILLIS Browne

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for R Gosling: 1718

Seller ID: 60472

Condition: Very Good


........ with a large appendix of records, and other curious matters relating to Landaff Church and bishoprick: To which is also subjoined an exact lsit of all the Churches and Chapels in this Diocese; distinguished under their proper Archdeaconries and Deanaries; to what Saints dedicated, who Patrons of them, and to what Religious House appopriated' and illustrateted with a Draught of the Ichonography and Upright of Landaff Cathedral. . [2pp] + 228pp + 10pp, 3 folding plates [no tears or chipping] sl foxing to endpapers, text very clean and tight, this is a nice clean copy, bound in ful... View more info

A Survey of the Cathedral Church of St Asaph and the Edificies belonging to It.together with an account inscriptions on the monuments and gravestones: the history of the Bishops , Deans and other dignitaries as Far as They Come to Hand in Records .....

By: WILLIS Browne

Price: £170.00

Publisher: London, Printed for R Gosling: 1720

Seller ID: 67012

Condition: Very Good


. ....... With a large appendix of records, and other curious matters relating to St Asaph Church and Diocese. [8pp] + 307p, 2 folding plates, foxing, bound in rubbed full leather, raised bands/gilt dec and lettering hinges split and bottom 2 inches spine leather missing; Octavo View more info

The History and Antiquities of the County of Rutland

By: Wright James

Price: £390.00

Publisher: Printed for Bennet Griffin: 1684

Seller ID: 59180

Condition: Very Good


[viii] + 150pp + 4pp index, printed in 1684, 13 pages with engraved plates of country houses, churches and funereal monuments in the text, also small text engravings of family arms, map is a photostat. prelims bit darkened, edges of title page reinforced, so pps sl ragged, tiny stain edge of half title. Beautifull rebound in half leather/marbled boards, raised bands/gilt; Quarto View more info

The Antiquities of the Town of Halifax in Yorkshire

By: WRIGHT T

Price: £148.00

Publisher: James Hodgson: 1738

Seller ID: 61825

Condition: Very Good


vi + 207pp, beautifuly bound in full leather; Small Octavo View more info

The History and Topography of the County of Essex Illustrated by a Series of Views Taken on the Spot by Messrs G Arnold Etc 2 Volumes

By: WRIGHT Thomas

Price: £320.00

Publisher: George Virtue: 1836

Seller ID: 62938

Condition: Very Good


2 Volumes. viii + 696pp, 836pp, 2 engraved frontises, 1 map, 96 of 99 plates listed [3 missing from volume 2] smartly bound in brown cloth ex ref library, sl foxing mainly in plate margins; Quarto View more info

A Six Weeks Tour Through the Southern Counties of England and Wales By the Author of the Farmers Letters

By: YOUNG Arthur

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Dublin, Printed for J Milliken: 1771

Seller ID: 60516

Condition: Very Good


2nd ed corrected and enlarged. xii + 284pp + [20] no frontis, 1 text illustration, barely visible old waterstain on the top margin of prelims, nicely bound in half calf/marbled boards, raised bands, ; Octavo View more info

Drunken Barnaby's Four Journeys to the North of England in Latin and English Metre...together with Bessy Bell , Also the Ancient Ballad of Chevy Chase in Latin and English Verse

By: [ Drunken Barnaby ]

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Printed for W Stuart: 1778

Seller ID: 60512

Condition: Very Good


The fourth edition, [18] + 175pp + [8] + 31pp - says 'illustrated with several nreat copper plates,' endpaper edges browned, previous owners details on endpapers, 5 plates , bound in full leather, raised bands, leather spine labels, minor scuffing to cover edges. ; Small Octavo View more info

Observations Made During a Tour through Parts of England Scotland and Wales in a Series of Letters 1780

By: [ Sir Richard Sullivan ]

Price: £700.00

Publisher: Printed For T Beckett: 1780

Seller ID: 60513

Condition: Very Good


Authors Presentation Copy; No author stated but Sir RIchard Sullivan, [12] + 247pp +[1] pps 175 to 184 partly affected by old faded waterstain, new endpapers, beautifully bound in recent half russet cloth/marbled boards, bookplate of Denis Gray. Inscribed on the half title " FROM THE AUTHOR" ; Quarto View more info

Miscellanea Antiqua Anglicana. Old Meg of Hereford for a Mayd Marian and Hereford Towne for a Morris Dance or Twelve Dancers in Herefordshire of Twelve Hundred Years, Bound with The Cold Year 1614, The Life of Long Meg of Westminster

By: [ Triphook Robert ]

Price: £280.00

Publisher: Printed By T Bensley for R Triphook: 1816

Seller ID: 052425

Condition: Very Good


Limited to 250 copies, iv + [2pp] + 12pp, [4pp] + 20pp, [8pp] + 30pp, [6pp] + 46pp, xv + 111pp, a series of reprints of scarce tracts from C16 and early C17 , Old Meg is a reprint of the 1609 edition, printed for John Budge, A Cold Year 1614, A deep Snow printed in 1615 for Thomas Langley, The Life of Long Meg , printed for Robert Bird 1635, The Famous Historie of Fryer Bacon printed early C17 ? 1615, An Account of a Quarrell between Arthur Hall and Melchisdech Mallierie 1579, A Scrace copy of these tracts all bound together in full leather/marbled endpapers, gilt dentelles, gilt lining, rais... View more info

Authentic Memorial of Remarkable Occurences and Affecting Calamities in the Family of Sir George Sondes Bart. in Two Parts [ Kent ]

By: [Boreman]

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Evesham, Printed and Sold by J Agg: 1796

Seller ID: 59600

Condition: Very Good


ix + 201pp, 7.5" x4.5", ink stamps of Worcester Victoria Institute. Smartly bound in recent maroon cloth, leather spine label, new endpapers. Consisting of two tracts first published in 1655 entitled 'Sir George Sondes his plain narrative to the world' and 'A mirrour of mercy and judgment, or an exact and true narrative of the life and death of Freeman Sondes, Esq.', compiled by Robert Boreman.; Small Octavo View more info