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The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson

by Smith, William G. ( Introduction ]

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1983
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition Thus
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9780900123337
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Bibliophile Books, London, 1983. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Thomas Rowlandson. X, 42 pages of text, last blank then 100 pages following note paginated. The text is illustrated with 50 full coloured erotic illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson. Brown coloured boards with gilt writing to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper,… Read more
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Boswell in Holland: 1763 - 1764, including his Correspondence with Belle de Zuylen (Zelide] (The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell)

by Boswell, James [ Frederick A.Pottle -- editor]

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Published
1952
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Good Condition
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First Edition Thus
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William Heinemann, London, 1952. First Edition Thus. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Fair. editorial committee, advisory committee, list of illustrations, introduction by editor, five appendices and index. Map illustrated endpapers, of Holland at the time of Boswells' visit. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, showing the Tower of " The Cathedral and part of Cathedral… Read more
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The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson

by Smith, William G. ( Introduction ]

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Published
1983
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780900123337
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Bibliophile Books, London, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Thomas Rowlandson. 1.055 kg.; X, 42 pages of text, last blank then 100 pages following not paginated. The text is illustrated with 50 full coloured erotic illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson. Dark red coloured boards with gilt writing to the backstrip.… Read more
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Boswell in Holland ; 1763 - 1764, including his Correspondence with Belle de Zuylen (Zelide]

by Boswell, James [ Frederick A.Pottle -- editor]

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Published
1952
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Heinemann, London, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. XIX, 430 pages, last 2 blank, editorial committee, advisory committee, list of illustrations, introduction by editor, five appendices and index. Map illustrated endpapers, of Holland at the time of Boswell's visit. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, showing the Tower of… Read more
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The Four Londons of William Hogarth

by Berry, Erick

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Published
1964
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Good
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First Edition
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David McKay, New York, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Fair. Illustrator: William Hogarth. xv, [ii], 232 p. + 8 plates (16 black & white photographic reproductions.) Includes index. Illustrated with engravings of Hogarth's works. the dust jacket has a tear at the top left and bottom left of the spine, and associated rubbing, with short… Read more
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Boswell in Holland ; 1763 - 1764, including his Correspondence with Belle de Zuylen (Zelide]

by Boswell, James [ Frederick A.Pottle -- editor]

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1952
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First Edition
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Heinemann, London, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 800 g.; XIX, 430 pp., last 2 blank, editorial committee, advisory committee, list of illustrations, introduction by editor, five appendices and index. Map illustrated endpapers, of Holland at the time of Boswells' visit. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, showing… Read more
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The First Scientific American; Benjamin Franklin and the Pursuit of Genius

by Chaplin, Joyce E

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Published
2006
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780465009558
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Basic Books, New York, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 750 g.; X, 422 pages, last page blank, list of illustrations, notes, acknowledgements and index. Yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with 32 black-and-white contemporary illustrations (facsimiles of documents and experiments etc.]. 1/4 green coloured backstrip with gilt titles. … Read more
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The Purefoy Letters 1735-1753

by Mitchell, L.G. -- Editor

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Published
1973
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Very Good
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First Edition
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St. Martin's Press, New York, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 750 g.; (10) 178 pages (2), introduction by editor, a chronology 1714-1760 and index. Dark brown coloured boards with gilt titles to the back strip. Light age toning of the text block edges. Photographic dustwrapper, with cream coloured background, with black titles to the… Read more
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the ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh; A Woman in World History

by Colley, Linda

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Published
2007
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780007260775
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Harper Press, London, 2007. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 600 g; XXXII, 368 pages, text illustrated with double page map, and 4 other maps, and text illustrations, and both colour, and black-and-white plates. Colour illustrated softcover binding shows no damage. This is a book about a world in a life.… Read more
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Boswell in Holland ; 1763 - 1764, including his Correspondence with Belle de Zuylen (Zelide]

by Boswell, James [ Frederick A.Pottle -- editor]

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1952
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First Edition
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Heinemann, London, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 800 g.; XIX, 430 pp., last 2 blank, editorial committee, advisory committee, list of illustrations, introduction by editor, five appendices and index. Map illustrated endpapers, of Holland at the time of Boswells' visit. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, showing the… Read more
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Madame De Stael ; Her Life As Revealed in Her Work 1766-1800, A Biographical Study of a Mind and Soul

by Larg, David Glass

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Published
1926
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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George Routledge and Sons Ltd, London, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XII, 332 pages, preface by author, 3 appendices and index. Green coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Slight fading of the spine section, previous owner's name in ink on front paste down, offset… Read more
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A Portrait of Lord Nelson

by Warner, Oliver

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Published
1959
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Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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The Reprint Society, London, 1959. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. 365 g.; XX, 332 pages, last page blank, acknowledgements, Letters & Signatures, Battle Plans, Nelson's Ranks and index. Illustrated endpapers, both different, front end paper: -- slowing Plan of Attack of the Battle of the Nile, First of August, 1798, rear end… Read more
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Art of the Embroiderer

by de Saint-Aubin, Charles Germain

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Published
1983
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780875871103
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Association with David R. Godine, Boston & London, 1983. First Edition Thus. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. 1.430 kg.; V, 6-192 pages, Trustees and Supervisors, Director's Preface, acknowledgements introduction by Edward Maeder, and index. Dark red coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with… Read more
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Ivanhoe (Library of Classics)

by Scott, Sir Walter

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No date
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Good
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Reprint
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Collins, London and Glasgow, No date. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. IV, 576 pages, last two pages blank, introduction by author, and notes. Illustrated endpapers, being a Merman and a Merwoman [ on either side] blowing horns, against a gray background. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, of Sir Walter Scott. Dark purple tint… Read more
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The Eighteenth Century Novel; The Idea of the Gentleman

by Shroff, Homai J

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Published
1983
Condition
Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780713163995
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Edward Arnold, London, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. preface by author, notes, key to the notes, select bibliography and index. Green coloured endpapers. Bright green coloured cloth with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing a "typical" 18th-century gentleman, against a green coloured background with white coloured… Read more
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Voyages of Delusion: The Search for The Northwest Passage in the Age of Reason

by Williams, Glyn

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Published
2002
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780002571814
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HarperCollins, London, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. II appendices, list of illustrations and maps, introduction by author, and index. Map illustrated endpapers, showing the Arctic region around Canada circa 1580s. The text is illustrated with 51 black and white illustrations throughout the text, and seven maps drawn by John Gilkes. Blue coloured boards… Read more
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Studies in the Eighteenth-Century: papers presented at the David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar in Canberra 1966

by Brissenden, Robert Francis

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780708100691
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Australian National University Press, Canberra, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Various. 850 g; XX, 328 pages, indexed, with list of subscribers, and illustrated with black-and-white plates (X), with black boards, and illustrated dust jacket. Slight age toning of the page edges, and ownership inscription on front end page, rubbing of the… Read more
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English People In the Eighteenth Century

by Marshall, Dorothy

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Published
1961
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Longmans, London, 1961. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. XVI, 288 pages, preface by author, list of plates, and index. The text is illustrated with 57 black-and-white contemporary illustrations, drawings or cartoons. Brown coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing illustration by Hogarth " The Beggar's Opera "… Read more
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Madame De Stael ; Her Life As Revealed in Her Work 1766-1800, A Biographical Study of a Mind and Soul

by Larg, David Glass

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Published
1926
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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George Routedge and Sons Ltd, London, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. XII, 332 pages, preface by author, 3 appendices and index. Green coloured boards with gilt text writing to the back strip. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the back strip and… Read more
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The Felonry of New South Wales; Being a Faithful Picture of the Real Romance of Life in Botany Bay with Anecdotes of Botany Bay Society and a Plan of Sydney

by Mudie, James Esq. ( Walter Stone -- Editor ]

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Published
1964
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Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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Lansdowne Press, Melbourne, 1964. First Thus. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. 400 g.; XIV, 218 pages, last 3 blank, preface by editor, introduction by author, appendix -- original marginal annotations, both recently discovered and already published incorporated by editor and addenda. The text is illustrated with one foldout map of Sydney as of 1836. … Read more
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