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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Book condition: Good
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London: H. Lintot, J. And R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1753. Two volumes complete - Volume One - [4], 260pp and Volume Two - [4], 260pp. Full contemporary calf, raised bands, spines in six panels, morocco title label to second panel, contrasting volume label to third, remaining panels with central flower device and small flower corner pieces. Slightly chipped to spine ends, rubbed to extremities, corners bumped, outer joints slightly split but holding. Internally some occasional light spotting and off-setting, previous owners bookplate to front pastedown, with another owners name to second endpaper, ffep excised at head. Engraved frontispiece and two other full-page engraved plates. A reprint of the 1752 London edition, with the title reset to read 1753 (Estc). Reprint. Full Calf. Good. 12mo.

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  • Book condition: Good+
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London: T. Cadell Jun. And W. Davies, 1802. Twelve volumes - Volume One - ; Volume Two - xv, [1], 496pp; Volume Three - viii, 412pp; Volume Four - viii, 443pp, [1]; Volume Five - vii, [1], 432pp; Volume Six - viii, 420pp; Volume Seven - viii, 424pp; Volume Eight - xii, viii, 375pp, [1]; Volume Nine - xii, 502pp; Volume Ten - xii, 385pp, [1]; Volume Eleven - xii, 460pp and Volume Twelve - xv, [1], 432pp, [96]. Uniform, slightly later half calf, smooth back, divided into four unequal panels by triple fillet rules, second panel with gilt title and volume number, third larger panel with blind triple fillet bordering a semi-circle roll with triangular corner pieces enclosing a central roundel with flower heads above and below, remaining panels with central roundel and leafy stems and a small scalloped tool repeated separated by a triple fillet all in gilt, marbled paper to sides and all edges marbled. Externally very good, with only very minor rubbing to extremities. Internally generally good, some occasional ligh ... Read more

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: Richard Phillips, 1803. Two volumes complete - Volume One - xxxvi, 489pp, [3] and Volume Two - vii, [1], 642pp, [32]. Full slightly later calf, raised bands, spines in six panels, later leather title label to second panel, later contrasting colour volume label to third, remaining panels with blind diaper pattern, with small flower head tool towards foot of each lozenge, covers with triple fillet in gilt bordering a flower head roll frame in blind, gilt hatching to board edge corners, blind roll to inner edges, french curl marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Spines faded, rubbed to extremities, a few scrapes to covers with some minor loss, upper cover of volume one with ink splashings, volume two bumped to foot of spine. Internally some light browning and light foxing, portraits foxed and offset, but generally fairly clean. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Lacks half-titles if called for, with three engraved portraits as called for. Lowndes 905. First Edition. Full Calf. Good. 4to.

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The Vicar of Wakefield

Goldsmith, Oliver

  • Edition: First Thus
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: George G. Harrap and Co., 1929. 232pp, original cloth, no DJ. Title, illustrator and publisher to spine, title and illustrator to upper cover, separated by a rose device all in gilt, t.e.g. illustrated endpapers. Spine slightly faded, rubbed to extremities, internally fairly bright and clean. With twelve full page colour illustrations by Rackham. First Thus. Hardback. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: John Gould, 1873. 'Common Pheasant' plate from Gould's 'Birds of Britain'. 545mm x 365mm in size. Very minor soiling, generally quite clean and bright. First Edition. Disbound. Good+. Illus. by Gould, John and Hart, W.. Folio (Oblong). Plate.

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Meissonier - His Life and His Art

Greard, Vallery C.O.

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: William Heinemann, 1897. xiv, [2], 395pp, [1], full painted vellum by Chivers, smooth back, bevelled boards, t.e.g. Some evidence of light water staining to upper and lower panels and endpapers, minor colour loss towards fore-edge of upper cover, but generally quite bright and clean. Painted panels to spine and upper cover with small mother of pearl inlay to upper cover. Stamp of Chivers to lower turn-in, an unusually large example of a Chivers painted binding. First Edition. Full Vellum. Good+. Folio.

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  • Edition: First Edition
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London: T. And W. Boone, 1841. Two volumes complete - Volume One - xiv, 412pp, plates and Volume Two - vii, [1], 482pp, plates. Later half calf and marbled paper over boards, smooth back divided into three unequal panels, title label to second panel, other panels with volute corner pieces and fleurons to top and bottom, all edges marbled with marbled endpapers. Internally some light foxing, title and frontispiece to volume one foxed, occasionally slightly heavier in patches but mainly to margins. Small round Selborne library stamp to foot of reverse of titles and to bottom margin of one text leaf, otherwise fairly clean. Previous owner's armorial bookplate to front pastedowns. Bound without the advertisements, with all plates and maps called for. "Both the journeys described in these volumes were undertaken for the Royal Geographical Society. They met with disasters. The first expedition landed near Hanover Bay, and made the discovery of a river and much useful territory. In a skirmish with the nativ ... Read more

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The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm

Grimm, Brothers (Lucas, Mrs Edgar, Trans.)

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Constable and Company, 1909. xv, [1], 325pp, [1], plates. Rebound in full morocco by Temple Bookbinders, raised bands, spine in six panels, title in gilt to second panel, illustrator to fourth, date to foot, panels with double fillet border, upper cover with the design from the original cloth replicated. Externally fine, internally bright and clean, complete with forty tissue-guarded plates by Rackham. First Edition. Full Morocco. Very Good. Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to.

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  • Edition: Reprint
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London: S. Hooper, 1787. Ten volumes, published between 1787-1791 - Volume One - iv, [6], iv, 160pp, [4], 63pp, [1]; Volume Two - [4], 246pp; Volume Three - [4], 168pp; Volume Four - [4], 188pp, [2]; Volume Five - [4], 195pp, [1]; Volume Six - [4], 214pp; Volume Seven - [4], 114pp, [2]; Volume Eight - [4], 172pp; Volume Nine - (Scotland) - xxiii, [1], 170pp, *173-*176 and Volume Ten - 171-308pp. Uniform later half-morocco and marbled paper over boards, raised bands, spines in six panels, morocco title label to second panel, author and volume label to third, remaining panels with central gilt flower, with eight smaller flowers surrounding and joined by curved lines, marbled endpapers. Externally, the corners are bumped, extremities slightly rubbed. Internally lightly browned and foxed throughout, occasionally heavy, with some off setting, with some colour bleed through to verso of maps. Each volume with an engraved frontispiece and an engraved title, two folding hand coloured in outline maps (map of England to ... Read more

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: Thomas M'Lean, 1850. [4], eighty plates. Half morocco and marbled paper over boards, raised bands, spine in seven panels, morocco title label to second panel, remaining panels with central floral device and volute corner pieces in gilt, a.e.g., marbled endpapers. Slightly rubbed to extremities and paper covering boards, with some minor abrasions to leather, internally some light foxing, but generally quite bright and clean. Plate volume only, lacking the quarto text volume by Braun. First Edition. Half Morocco and Boards. Good+. Atlas Folio.

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