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The Plays of William Shakspeare
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The Plays of William Shakspeare

By William Shakspeare

THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copies, Left by the late George Steevens Esq., and Edmond Malone. With a Sketch of his Life, and a Glossary. WILLIAM SHAKESPEAREPublished by Longman, et al, 1846 printing / publishing.960 pages. hardback. Good+ Condition throughout, firm binding. Complete collection of plays. double column. Early edition complete in one volume. Please See Photos for Condition B3

$101.21

The Book of Yearly Recollections of SAMUEL THORNTON, ESQ. of CLAPHAM AND ALBURY PARK, IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY
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The Book of Yearly Recollections of SAMUEL THORNTON, ESQ. of CLAPHAM AND ALBURY PARK, IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY

By Samuel Thornton

240 rough cut pages - hardback. Very Good Internally, slight wear to board edges , firm binding. Full Title " The Book of Yearly Recollections of SAMUEL THORNTON, ESQ.,of CLAPHAM AND ALBURY PARK, IN THE COUNTY OF SURREY.M.P. For that Shire.Born November 6, 1754. Died July 3, 1838. Privately Printed and Published by John Thornton, Samuel Thornton was his great-grandfather. Inscribed "Uncle Reginald, from his affectionate nephew, (Signed) John Thornton. Also nameplate of Reginald Thornton, Birkin House, Dorchester. Please See Photos for Condition.Very Scare book. B3

$134.95

The Making of a Sailor
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The Making of a Sailor

By A.J. Villiers

Alan Villiers, Illustrated with Photographs Taken By Ronald Gregory Walker and the Author. George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., London, 1938. Hb. Condition: VG+ (Boards G+}. Dust Jacket Condition: Good- First Edition. Cover: Cream fabric cloth cover with grey titles. Slight soiling, yellowing to board edges, light browning to spine.. Light tanning to edges and pages. The glossy illustrated pages are clean .45 text pages, nearly 200 b&w illustrated plates. Binding tight. Dj: with some damage. particularly to bottom / top of spine. Very Good Internally. Good Binding and boards. Acceptable to Good Wrapper. Please See Photos for Condition B3

$18.89

The Life of Angelina Margaret Hoare
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The Life of Angelina Margaret Hoare

By Mrs. Walter M. Hoare & Her Sisters

Good. one blank fep mostly torn out, page 141 illustration loose, otherwise quite solid, slightly tanned and slightly musty, no inscriptions. Illustrations clean. rare book. 241 pages. Good Binding and boardsWritten by her sisters and Mrs Walter M. Hoare. With introduction by Rev. H. Whitehead. hardback Very Rare original book : Good Internally Good Binding and boards : from the introduction. " The following memoir contains a brief account of the life which was. in the truest sense, laid down for the sake of Christ;s poor……….Angelina Hoare's talents were essentially those of a pioneer.T the time when she began her work in Calcutta, the Sunderland Mission was so far regarded as a lost cause…….." Please See Photos Please See Photos B3

$134.95

STRUGGLE FOR FAME: A Novel. Vol II.
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STRUGGLE FOR FAME: A Novel. Vol II.

By Mrs J. Riddell

Good, slightly loosening spine but generally firm, consistently tanned. See Photos. 332 pages. volume ii of iii. original book with sticker on front board relating to MUDIE'S SELECT LIBRARY, OXFORD STREET, SUBSCRIPTION LIBRARY. PUBLISHERS Richard Bentley WERE publishers in Ordinary to Her Majesty The Queen. SCARCE BOOK - original Please See Photos for Condition A3

$133.61

Angles
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Angles

By Margaret Morrison

288 pages: hardback. Very Good . Internally . tanned but firm, inscription and date on fee. Good+ Binding and boards. Rare Copy Please See Photos for Condition A3

$40.47

An Essay on Women: An Argument in Rhyme.
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An Essay on Women: An Argument in Rhyme.

By Charles Witchell

71 pages hardback, 1905, first. An Essay on Women (An argument in Rhyme). Very respectfully dedicated to all the Women who make Men better. Rhyme , Poetry Very Good Internally, good boards, inscribed by the author " With the Author's kind regards & thanks to J{?). W Gray, Esq. 18th Feb(??) 1905" Good Binding and boards Please See Photos for Condition Z3

$33.73

SMUGGLERS GAP
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SMUGGLERS GAP

By M.E. ATKINSON

307 pages. hardback. Illustrated. Good Condition Internally Very Good with light tanning. , Boards grubby with some wear. Page edges tanned.A Novel for boys and girls. Good Binding and boards. See Photos. A3

$40.47

Quest for Solitude
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Quest for Solitude

By Peter Anson

1932. First edition. Hardcover. Good. Peter Anson. Solid Book . No inscriptions, a little foxing and musty. See photos. Very Scarce. 277 pages many black and white illustrations (drawings) scarce first edition. History on seeking solitude. Illustrated by the author. A1

$33.73

Raygarth\'s Gladys and Other Poems.
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Raygarth's Gladys and Other Poems.

By James Saunders

London: Thomas Laurie, London, 1888. First edition. Hardcover. Good+. Hardcover Decorated Boards. Very Scarce 253 pages. Consistent light tanning. Slightly loosening spine , Short typescript poem stuck on FEP, but generally GOOD+ condition. See photos. Very Rare Original . A1

$134.95

NATURE NOTES with PEN AND PENCIL
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NATURE NOTES with PEN AND PENCIL

By Jane B. Dickens

c1900. First edition. Hardcover. Good +. no date - c, 1900. VG - A very good clean and bright copy throughout with absolutely lovely illustrations, colour plates, meticulous drawings etc. Jane B Dickens Superintendent of Special Schools and Principal of Teachers' Training Classes in Kindergarten Methods to the Manchester Education Committee. Clean. No Inscriptions. Scarce. Y1

$26.98

Adventures in Fairyland
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Adventures in Fairyland

By John F. Macpherson

1924. First edition. Hardcover. Good+ Inscription on FEP dated August 11th 1928. 215 pages. Colour Frontispiece and 6 Black & White plates. Near Very Good. Nice Boards. Mild tanning. See photos. Children's Fantasy in Fairyland. Very Scarce. Z1

$40.47

JOHN & MARY & TOMMY
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JOHN & MARY & TOMMY

By Eleanor McLaren Brown

1932. First edition. Hardcover. Good. P. A. Staynes. 87 Pages. Poetry. Inscribed and Signed by the AUTHORS HUSBAND and dated Xmas, 1932. "To my dear Mavis with best Christmas wishes, this little book written by my wife is sent by George Mclaren Brown. Xmas 1932". lllustrated End Papers and boards. This is a true story of three Canadian children. And it tells of how one summer with their Daddy and Mummie and nurse they went over the sea to England to visit their Uncle and Aunt.And the things that the children saw, and the children did, and what they thought of it all, are set down here for you to read. Very Scarce. A little speckled. Z1

$40.47

A Window in Thrums
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A Window in Thrums

By J. M. Barrie

(1910). First edition thus. Hardcover. Good +. Date of publication is estimated. Book Condition: Near Very Good. with good boards. No Jacket. A C Michael (illustrator). 1st UK Edition Thus. Brown covers lightly marked. Pages very lightly tanned. Content, especially the 11 tipped-in colour illustrations all with their tissue guards, are very good.. Early Barrie book first published in 1889 about a fictitious Scottish town but based on his birthplace, Kirriemuir. This edition undated. no inscriptions. S4

$13.48

ARMORIAL OF THE OLD SOMERSET FAMILY OF LYTE: BEING TINCTURED REPRODUCTIONS OF THE FIFTY-EIGHT COASTS OF ARMS, ILLUSTRATING THE INTERMARRIAGES, AS PAINTED ( ABOUT 1630) IN THE CHAPEL AT LYTES CARY MANOR HOUSE
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ARMORIAL OF THE OLD SOMERSET FAMILY OF LYTE: BEING TINCTURED REPRODUCTIONS OF THE FIFTY-EIGHT COASTS OF ARMS, ILLUSTRATING THE INTERMARRIAGES, AS PAINTED ( ABOUT 1630) IN THE CHAPEL AT LYTES CARY MANOR HOUSE

By William George

1885. Softcover. Good +. LITHOGRAPHED AT BRISTOL FOR WILLIAM GEORGE, 1885.: Softcover. Good. 10 loose sheets of coloured Coats of arms and one Loose sheet of Henry Francis Lyte, together with folder (split on spine). Very good . 1885. S1

$13.48

DEFENDAMUS: TAUNTON Historical Pageant June 26th to 30th, 1928
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DEFENDAMUS: TAUNTON Historical Pageant June 26th to 30th, 1928

By M. F. Cely Trevilian

Taunton, 1928. First edition. Softcover. Good. 1928. 90 pages plus covers. Good Condition. illustrated.General Data, History of Taunton in play / pageant form. , Summary and Detail of the pageant / play held over 5 days in 1928. S4

$33.73

That Dog of Mine
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That Dog of Mine

By Joe Walker

1930. Hardback. Very Good. First Edition, First Printing. Green Boards. Stampa, G.L. (illustrator).. Verses from Dog point of view and Master point of view. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Two tone illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to end papers and page edges. Z6

$13.48

The Dog: in Health and Disease
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The Dog: in Health and Disease

By Stonehenge

1867. Hardback. Very good. Comprising the various modes of breaking and training him for hunting, coursing, shooting, etc., and including the points or characteristics of toy dogs. 1867 printing of 1859 edition. Green/gilt. Illustrated by B/W illustrated dog breeds (illustrator). Later Printing. Hardcover. Front hinge going. Light foxing. Front cover VG.; 468 pp. pages; The text block of this copy is tight, but with minor foxing. Firm Binding. Light tanning with occasional foxing / grubby mark. Overall Internally bright and firm. Boards Clean, with spine titles readable but faint gilt. Z6

$26.98

A Short History of THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF WEAVERS, FULLERS AND SHEARMEN of the City and County of EXETER
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A Short History of THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF WEAVERS, FULLERS AND SHEARMEN of the City and County of EXETER

By Beatrix F. Cresswell

1930.Hardback. Good Plus .. Hardback, 134 pages. Scarce. Chapters: Intro : The Guild and the Craft: The Chapel of the Assumption of Our Lady: John Whiddon's Endowment: The Tuckers Hall: The Grant of Arms and the Charter: The Company: The Cloth and the Trade: Prosperity: Some Notable Names: Gifts and Benefactions: Lands and Tenements: Last Years: plus Masters of the Company and 14 pages of Appendices. including folding table. Original blue cloth boards with gilt heraldic shield on front cover. slight fading to boards, browning to half-title as usual. INCLUDES a With Compliments Letter (page) from Corporation of WEAVERS, FULLERS AND SHEARMEN, Tuckers Hall , Exeter, R.H.T. Burgess, Clerk : dated 1958 in pencil?. S5

$33.73

BRITISH PUBLIC SCHOOLS WAR MEMORIALS
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BRITISH PUBLIC SCHOOLS WAR MEMORIALS

By KERNOT C F

1927. First edition. Hardback. Very Good +/ Very Good Wrapper : 324 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. Impressively and abundantly photo illustrated and complete with a coloured frontis depicting Britain's principal Military Crosses. Subjects: Public services --Great Britain --First World War --Memorials, schools, colleges, hospitals, civil defence services --Private education --Independent schools. Fine copy in the original gilt-blocked abd blind-tooled navy cloth. Particularly and uncommonly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Armorial device in gilt to the front panel. 1.3 Kg. 324 pp. NEAR FINE BOOK in Very Good Wrapper. Z9

$134.95

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