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The Travels and Adventures of James Massey
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The Travels and Adventures of James Massey

By Simon Tyssot De Patot

London: John Watts , 1733. First English edition of this book, translated from the French. 318 pages plus 5 page index 10 pages introduction including illustration by G Van dr Gucht, all in clean condition just some browning to endpapers and outer edges of pages, ink name on front endpaper looks like Grigson dated 1736. NO dustwrapper, outer full leather contemporary boards are little marked, little wear to corners and edges, small loss to top of spine. Binding is sound and tight but a couple of small splits to leather on outer hinges. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First English Edition. Full Leather. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by G Van dr Gucht,. 6¾ x 4 Inches. Hardcover.

$850.27

The Diseases of Warm Countries  A Handbook for Medical Men
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The Diseases of Warm Countries A Handbook for Medical Men

By Dr B Scheube Translated By Pauline Falcke

London: John Bale Sons and Danielsson Ltd , 1903. Very informative book on diseases found in the warm regions of the World, 594 pages in bright clean condition just some small foxing spots to first and last couple of blank pages, neat ink number on first blank page,all edges of pages are gilt. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed two photographs have neat ink annotations in margins plus very informative text, five fold out maps at rear in clean condition just very light browning to extreme edges.NO dustwrapper, outer full leather, gold tooled binding, with emblem of Medical Staff College London on front, is a little worn to corners and edges, some light marks but still an attractive binding see image. HEAVY BOOK 1.7Kg with sound packaging EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . Second Edition Revised . Gold Decorated Full Leather. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 ¾ x 6 Inches. Hardcover.

$245.92

Pleasure and problem in South Africa
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Pleasure and problem in South Africa

By Harmsworth Cecil

London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1908. Very informative book on the history and travel in South Africa, 253 pages plus 18 pages of adverts at rear a couple uncut on edges, all in in overall clean condition just a few very occasional small foxing spots, previous owners name on front endpaper dated 1925, tiny loss to blank margin of introduction page in V shape one inch wide by ¾ inch deep, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little darkened to front and back boards near the spine hinge. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition. Gold Embossed Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7 ¾ x 5 Inches. Hardcover.

$28.78

A Traveller's Study of Health and Empire
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A Traveller's Study of Health and Empire

By Fremantle F.E.

London: Heath Cranton Ltd , 1917. Very informative book on the state of health and disease around the world at the time of publication.369 pages in overall bright clean condition just some foxing to title page,SEE IMAGE,some very light foxing to first couple of pages and outer edges of pages and very occasional small spots inside. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright and clean. A very presentable example of this book in original form SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . Second Edition. Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8 ¾ x 5½ Inches. Hardcover.

$39.18

The Principles of the Law of Real Property According to the Text of Blackstone: Incorporating the Alterations Down to the Present Time
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The Principles of the Law of Real Property According to the Text of Blackstone: Incorporating the Alterations Down to the Present Time

By James Stewart

London: Richards and Co , 1837. Very informative antiquarian reference book on the law of real property, original first edition publication 1837. Contains 282 pages in overall clean condition but with foxing to endpapers and blank margins of first 125 page see images top of title page has been cut away to a depth of ¾ Inches probably to remove a name does not affect any text, contains Table of Consanguinty illustration and fold out plate, table of descents see image,all present as published plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards full leather boards are marked on front and some small splits to spine bottom front right, a little worn on edges and corners.Though not perfect a presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition. Full Leather. Good/No Jacket. 8 ½ x 5½ Inches. Hardcover.

$451.29

Some Legendary Landmarks of Africa
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Some Legendary Landmarks of Africa

By Mrs Frank Evans

London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1893. Book of legendary and mythical short stories from Africa, 118 pages plus 16 pages of adverts all in bright clean condition some uncut at topedges. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little darkened on edges,a little worn on corners and top and bottom of spine, few light marks. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 x 6 Inches. Hardcover.

$143.89

Heroism and Adventure: A Book for Boys
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Heroism and Adventure: A Book for Boys

By Mrs Valentine

London: Frederick Warne and Co Book of boys adventure stories selected and edited by Mrs Valentine, not dated but has a school prize plate on insude front board dated1883. Contains 405 pages in bright clean condition just some very light foxing to first and last couple of pages and outer edges of pages,4 full page b/w illustrations, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are illustrated embossed with gold, lightly rubbedto corners. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . Gold Decorated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 7 ¼ x 5 Inches. Hardcover.

$36.63

A Scamper Through The Far East. Including A Visit To Manchurian Battlefields
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A Scamper Through The Far East. Including A Visit To Manchurian Battlefields

By Major Herbert AUSTIN

London: Edward Arnold, 1909. Very informative book on the autor's travels through the Far East, 336 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages,previous owners name in ink on front endpaper, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed, two fold out maps at rear plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little marked with some light wear to corners and edges of spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition. Decorated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 x 6 Inches. Hardcover.

$65.41

Pick me up. A literary and artistic tonic for the mind.Vol. 1
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Pick me up. A literary and artistic tonic for the mind.Vol. 1

London: The Office Strand London , 1889. Numbers 1 to 26 of volume one of this magazine, paper covers bound in to official hardcover binder, from October 6 1888 to March 30 1889. Contains 384 pages in overall bright clean condition just the very occasional light jmark, many B/w illustrations and period adverts, plus many articles stories and comments on the time period. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed to edges and corners. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition. Gold Decorated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 11 ¼ x 9 Inches. Hardcover.

$115.11

The Young Seaman's Manual and Rigger's Guide
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The Young Seaman's Manual and Rigger's Guide

By Captain C. Burney

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, & Co. Ltd, 1901. Very informative book on running a ship and understanding the uses of equipment etc. to be used by seaman at the time of publication. 591 pages in bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers and previous owners name on front endpaper dated 1912, many colour and B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little marked and spine a little browned. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . Thirteenth Revised Edition . Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7 ½ x 5¼ Inches. Hardcover.

$62.79

The Homoeopathic Domestic Physician.
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The Homoeopathic Domestic Physician.

By Constantine Hering

New York: William Radde, 1866. Very informative book on homeopathic medicine at time of publication, The only Authorized English Edition. augmented by Numerous additions from the forthcoming Eleventh German Edition. 393 pages in overall clean condition but with some light foxing spots to edges of some pages, see images, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are rubbed and worn to edges especially to leather spine.Though not perfect still a presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First English Edition. Quarter Leather Paper Boards. Good/No Jacket. 9 x 6¼ Inches. Hardcover.

$71.95

The Pianoforte and Its Acoustic Properties
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The Pianoforte and Its Acoustic Properties

By Siegfried Hansing

Germany: Siegfried Hansing, 1904. Very informative book on the Pianoforte, Second edition, revised and enlarged, translated from the German by Emmy Hansing-Perzina. 225 pages in bright clean condition, previous owners name on first blank page dated 1905. Many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little rubbed to corners and top and bottom of spine. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . Second Edition . Gold Embossed Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 ¼ x 6½ Inches. Hardcover.

$78.42

The Lair of the White Worm
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The Lair of the White Worm

By Bram Stoker

London: William Rider and Sons Ltd , 1911. First edition of this novel by the author of Dracula .324 pp.of story text and four pages of adverts including one for a New Edition of Bram Stoker's Dracula; additional 16 pages of publisher's catalogue.,all in clean condition just some slight browning to first and last couple of pages, presentation stamp on title page..Frontis and five other full page co;lour plates.all present as listed , frontispiece is in list as opposite page 294 but is used as frontis in all first editions. Has all first issue points. Cheiro's memoirs is advertised on the first page of ads stating that it will be ready shortly.Publisher's address given as 164 Aldersgate Street, London, E.C. , not Cathedral House, Paternoster Row, London, E.C. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little marked, light rubbing to top and bottom of spine, stamped design to front and spine, gold lettering is slightly dulled but still clear and attractive, one small dent to both top and bottom edges of front board. A presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST . First Edition First Printing. Embossed Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Pamela Colman Smith. 7 ½ x 5¼ Inches. Hardcover.

$706.37

With Note-Book and Camera. a Winter Journey in Foreign Lands
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With Note-Book and Camera. a Winter Journey in Foreign Lands

By Edith M. E. Baring-Gould

London: Church Missionary Society, 1901. Very informative book on the author's travels in foreign lands,104 pages in overall bright clean condition just some foxing to reverse of front and rear endpapers, neat former owners details in ink on first blank page dated 1912, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are marked with some wear to edges. Though not perfect a presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition. Illustrated Boards Cloth Spine. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8 ¼ x 6¾ Inches. Hardcover.

$21.91

The British Army
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The British Army

By The Author of Greater Britain Sir Charles Dilke

London: Chapman and Hall, 1888. Book on the author's analysis of the British Army at the time of publication, 407 pages plus 8 pge index and 40 page of adverts in overall clean condition just some very light foxing to first and last couple of pages, some pencil marks to blank rear of front endpaper, easily erased but left as historical markings.NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little darkened and marked, two corners bumped and light wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. A presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition. Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 9 x 6 Inches. Hardcover.

$36.63

Among the celestials. A narrative of travels in Manchuria across the Gobi desert, through the Himalayas to India. abridged from The heart of A Continent
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Among the celestials. A narrative of travels in Manchuria across the Gobi desert, through the Himalayas to India. abridged from The heart of A Continent

By Captain Francis Younghusband

London: John Murray, 1898. Very informative book on the author's travels in China and central Asia, 261 pages in overall bright clean condition just the very occasional light mark and some foxing to endpapers and title page, inked name on front endpaper, 15 full page B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus fold out map at rear, very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very lightly marked with very light wear to corners A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 8 ¼ x 5½ Inches. Hardcover.

$163.51

HISTOIRE DE STANISLAS 1ER ROI DE POLOGNE, DUC DE LORRAINE ET DE BAR.
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HISTOIRE DE STANISLAS 1ER ROI DE POLOGNE, DUC DE LORRAINE ET DE BAR.

By L'Abbe Proyart

Paris: Boiste Fils Aib=ne Libraire, 1826. Very informative book TEXT IN FRENCH on HISTORY OF STANISLAS, 1st KING OF POLAND, DUKE OF LORRAINE AND BAR complete six books in one volume.Contains 444 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few occassional small foxing spots to extreme edges of pages, Four B/w illustrations from steel engravings, all present as called for plus very informative text in FRENCH NO English translation. NO dustwrapper, outer half leather and marble paper covered boards are a little rubbed and worn to edges. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Decorated Half Leather. Good Plus/No Jacket. 6 ½ x 4¼ Inches. Hardcover.

$71.95

Our Darlings
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Our Darlings

By Joan F Shaw and Co Ltd

London: Joan F Shaw and Co Ltd Book of stories for the younger reader, 288 pages in bright clean condition, Many tipped in full colour illustrations by various artists including Louis Wain and Ernest Aris who illustrated the endpapers, other B/w illustrations in the text, all present as called for. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges with a few light marks rear board is darkened with age and handling. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Louis Wain, Ernest Aris, Others. 9 ¾ x 7 ½ Inches. Hardcover.

$32.70

A visit to His Holiness Pope Pius X A Series of Thirty-nine Remarkable Views Showing the Palace of the Vatican, Its Gardens, Etc
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A visit to His Holiness Pope Pius X A Series of Thirty-nine Remarkable Views Showing the Palace of the Vatican, Its Gardens, Etc

Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Syndicate Company., 1914. A Series of thirty-nine remarkable photoraphic views, from Underewood and Underwood showing the Palace of the Vatican, Its Gardens, the Great Church of Saint Peter's, His Holiness Pope Pius X and Members of His Household. 44 pages in overall clean condition just a few occasional light marks, 39 B/w photographs with short text beneath, all present as listed. NO dustwrapper, outer boards al ittle browned to edges and light marking to front but heavier marking to rear SEE IMAGE. Though not perfect still a presentable example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. First Edition First Printing. Embossed Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Underwood and Underwood. 11 ¼ x 8½ Inches. Hardcover.

$18.31

Monsieur Pouf
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Monsieur Pouf

By E L Shute

London: Marcus Ward & Co Limited Beautifully illustrated book of theadventures of Monsieur Pouf, a poodle, told in rhyme not dated but around 1891. 24 pages in overall clean condition just a few occasional light marks, pencilled name on front endpaper, 7 full page colour chromolithographs and one full page sepia illustration plus many smaller sepia illustrations in the text, all present as called for some of the colour illustrations have small spots of paper from the opposite pages due to tissue guards having been lost a while ago, quite small and minor. NO dustwrapper outer illustrated boards are worn on edges and a few light marks Though not perfect still a presentable example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Illustrated Boards,Cloth Spine. Good/No Jacket. 8 ¾ x 7½ Inches. Hardcover.

$85.03

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