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The Rambler

[Johnson, Samuel]

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: J. Hodges, W. Millar et al, 1791. Four volumes complete - Volume One - [4], 307pp, [1]; Volume Two - [4], 292pp; Volume Three - [4], 303pp, [1] and Volume Four - [4], 248pp, [28]. Full calf, smooth backs, divided into six panels by gilt rule, morocco label to second panel, contrasting oval volume label to fourth. Slightly rubbed to extremities, spine ends worn, corners slightly bumped. Internally there is an ink stain to G3 (not affecting sense), some light browning and foxing, previous owners name to titles, but generally fairly clean. First published in 1751, this is the twelfth edition. Fleeman doubts the London imprint, suspecting it was actually printed in Edinburgh. Fleeman 50.3R/20. Reprint. Full Calf. Good+. 12mo.

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2
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: The Hakluyt Society, 1931. li, [1], 109pp, [1], xlvii, [1]. Original blue cloth, title in gilt to spine, blind stamped frame and corner pieces with central ship motif in gilt to covers. Spine slightly dulled, covers slightly rubbed. Internally some pencil lines to membership list to rear, otherwise fairly bright and clean. With two folding maps as called for. Bridges and Hair, Hakluyt Society, 2/66. First Edition. Hardback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo.

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3
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: C. And J. Rivington, 1826. xii, [2], 332pp. Contemporary full calf, semi-raised bands, spine in five panels, title in gilt to second panel, remaining panels with central device in blind, bands gilt, covers with central panel in blind, with blind rolled frame surrounded by a single fillet gilt border, gilt roll to edges and inner edges, a.e.g. marbled endpapers. Slightly rubbed to extremities. Internally bright and clean, with single worm track to fore-edge margin of last thirty or so pages (not affecting text). From the library of Earl Eldon, with his name and bookplate to reverse of front marbled endpaper, with a presentation inscription from the author to Eldon on ffep. Presentation Copy from the Author. First Edition. Full Calf. Good+. 8vo.

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4

The Remaking of Russia

Wiedenfeld, Kurt

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: The Labour Publishing Company, 1924. xi, [1], 116pp, original boards, title in red to spine and upper cover. Worn to foot of spine and upper right corner with some loss, covers lightly stained, small split to head of lower joint but holding well. Internally some light browning to endpapers and pastedowns, otherwise fairly bright. Grierson calls it "a good account of how Russia recovered from the Civil War, and of Bolshevik institutions and organisation". Grierson, page 12. First Edition. Hardback. Good. 12mo.

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5
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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Bishop Auckland: R. Calvert, 1846. 64pp, original printed wrapper. Re backed in slightly lighter paper, covers a little grubby and rubbed, slight loss to corners, split to rear joint but holding well. Internally one or two spots of foxing, but generally fairly clean. With a frontispiece and two lithographic plates. Uncommon, COPAC showing at BL only. First Edition. Original Wrapper. Good. 12mo. Pamphlet.

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6
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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Maidstone: Cutbush, 1850. Broadside, 390mm x 490mm. Minor wear to edges, four horizontal folds, but quite bright and clean. Printed by Cutbush in Maidstone, n.d. but c.1850, an attractive broadside giving the rates for different market stalls. First Edition. Unbound. Very Good. Elephant Folio. Broadside.

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The Return of the Native

Hardy, Thomas

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1878. Three volumes complete - Volume One - vi, 303pp, [1]; Volume Two - vi, 297pp, [3] and Volume Three - vi, 320pp. Later full crushed morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, raised bands, spines in six panels, title in gilt to second panel, author and volume to third, remaining panels gilt with central flower head, surrounded by a quadrilobe and volutes with dots and small roundels in the background, covers with double fillet border and an inner single fillet frame, gilt rolls to edges and inner edges, t.e.g. Slightly rubbed to extremities, otherwise externally very good indeed. Internally very lightly browned with one or two small spots of foxing, but generally quite bright and clean. With frontispiece in volume one. The Foyle copy, with the Beeleigh Abbey bookplate to front pastedowns, also the Clement K. Shorter copy, with his bookplate to one of the blanks of volume one, with a presentation inscription by Hardy to Shorter on the half-title of volume one stating 'To Clement ... Read more

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The Revolt of Ghent

Morris, William

  • Edition: First Separate
  • Book condition: Good
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Huddersfield: The Worker Office, 1910. 55pp, [1]. Original card covers. Very slight wear to extremities, internally some very light foxing to top and fore edges, title lightly foxed. LeMire 119.01. First Separate. Card Covers. Good. 12mo. Pamphlet.

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9
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: Various Three pamphlets in a cloth drop-back box - 'The Revolt of Ghent', 55pp, [1], published by The Worker Office, Huddersfield, 1910, original card covers. Very slight wear to extremities, internally some very light foxing to top and fore edges, title lightly foxed. LeMire 119.01; 'Communism', 16pp, original paper wrappers, published by the Fabian Society, London, 1903, First edition, quite bright and clean, LeMire 104.01, Laurence BB24; 'Art, Labour and Socialism', 24pp, published by the Socialist Party of Great Britain, London, 1907, first separate edition, original card covers. Staples slightly rusted, otherwise fairly bright and clean. LeMire A113.01. G. Bernard Shaw edited the second named. Together in a cloth drop back box, with gilt title to spine. First Edition. Card Covers. Good. 8vo. Pamphlet.

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10
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: Heinemann, 1910. Two volumes complete - Volume I - Rhinegold, ix, [1], 159pp, [1], thirty-four colour illustrations tipped on to brown paper and Volume II - Siegfried, (published in 1911), ix, [1], 181pp, [3], thirty colour illustrations tipped on to brown paper. Original full vellum, gilt to spines and upper covers, t.e.g. Spine of Rhinegold slightly rubbed and faded, Siegfried lacks tie, some light spotting to covers, some off setting from brown paper to next text leaf, but generally quite bright and clean. Each illustration with titled tissue guard. Rhinegold is number two hundred and fifty-one of eleven hundred copies, Siegfried is number five hundred and eighty-eight, both signed by Rackham to limitation leaf. Both housed in a leather entry cloth slipcase . Signed by Illustrator. First Edition. Full Vellum. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rackham, Arthur. 4to. Limited Edition.

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The Rivals - A Comedy

Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: John Wilkie, 1775. x, [6], 100pp. Bound in full tree calf, later rebacked, semi-raised bands, spine in six panels, morocco title / author label to second panel, remaining panels with central flower and leaf corner pieces in gilt. Very minor rubbing to extremities, internally some light browning, with some light occasional foxing, but generally fairly bright. Catchword 'EPI' on page one hundred, but the epilogue is found after the prologue at the front of the book as usual, Williams notes that the book was never issued with an Epilogue at the end. Sheridan's play, initially unsuccessful, was quickly rewritten and now considered a classic, and of course introduced us to Mrs. Malaprop. First edition, second issue, with page 79 correctly numbered. Not in Rothschild; Williams, pg 212; NCBEL II:818. First Edition. Full Calf. Very Good. 8vo.

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12
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: Charles Tilt, 1836. xviii, [2], 253pp, [3]. Publishers decorated morocco, smooth back, title in gilt to spine, covers with central gilt floral spray inside an oval flower and leaf blindtooled with floral cornerpieces in blind, a.e.g. Spine faded, rubbed to outer joints and edges, small scrape to bottom corner of lower cover. Internally some sporadic and very light spotting, generally bright and clean. Previous owners armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Additional engraved and coloured title, with a further twenty-six hand-coloured plates (as called for). First Edition. Full Morocco. Good+. Illus. by Twamley, Louisa Anne. 8vo.

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  • Edition: First Edition
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London: T. M'Lean, 1841. Engraved title, list of subjects and twenty-five plates. Publishers quarter morocco and moire cloth, title and author in gilt to spine and upper cover, primrose endpapers. Recased, rubbed, corners bumped. Internally occasional spots of foxing, but generally fairly bright and clean. Complete with lithographic vignette title and twenty-five full-page tinted lithographs, with list of subscribers laid in. Abbey states there were two hundred and nine subscribers, including Queen Victoria, but there are only one hundred and fifty-nine listed on the subscriber sheet. Field noting that "these lithographs which were done by Lear on what was apparently his first visit to Rome in 1841, are excellent examples of his skill. They are also characteristic of the best type of landscape drawing of that period and if he had retained the same freshness in his work throughout his life, his name as an artist would be better known today" (Field, page 118). Tooley 294; Abbey Travel 183 and Fiel ... Read more

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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Fitzgerald, Edward (Trans.)

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1913. Unpaginated. Full vellum, gilt title to spine, elaborate gilt and blue design to upper cover. Covers very slightly soiled, with some minor black marking to foot of lower cover, hint of foxing to spine, lacks ties. Fore-edge foxed, spilling over on to the margins of most text pages, though the plate pages are generally clean, and the actual images are all clean and bright, half-title foxed. Complete with ten tipped-in plates by Bull. Limited edition of 250 copies, this being number 2, signed by Bull to the limitation leaf. Now housed in a cloth, velvet-lined, drop back box, title in gilt to spine. Potter 99. Signed by Illustrator. First Edition. Full Vellum. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Bull, Rene. 4to. Limited Edition.

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15
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: George G. Harrap and Co. Unpaginated, original cloth in DJ, t.e.g. DJ slightly chipped to spine ends, chipped to corners, with tear to rear panel. Internally quite bright and clean. With sixteen tipped in colour plates by Pogany. Reprint. Hardback. Good+/Good. Illus. by Pogany, Willy. 8vo.

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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Fitzgerald, Edward (Trans.)

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1909. Unpaginated, original white gilt decorated buckram in glassine DJ, decorative endpapers. DJ creased, chipped to head of front panel with small amount of loss, small tear to head of rear panel. Book very good indeed externally, lightly foxed to edges of text block, internally bright and clean. Housed in the original cream box, decorated and lettered in grey. Uncommon in the DJ and with the box. Potter 131. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Dulac, Edmund. 4to.

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17

Rupert

[Bestall, Alfred]

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: Daily Express, 1949. 120pp, original card covers. Slightly chipped to foot of spine, rubbed to extremities, fore-edge of upper cover slightly worn with a couple of small chips. Internally the 'book belongs to' is filled in, with a gift inscription to the head of the same page, it has also been price-clipped, otherwise internally bright and clean. The 1949 Rupert annual. First Edition. Card Covers. Good+. Illus. by Bestall, Alfred. 4to.

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18
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: John Murray, 1855. xxiv, 361pp, [1], 32pp adverts. Original blind stamped cloth, title and author in gilt to spine. Spine slightly darkened, spine ends repaired, slightly rubbed. Internally bright and clean, with six maps and plans as called for. From the library of Earl Eldon, the Lord Chancellor in Pitt's administration, with his name and book plate to front pastedown. Nerhood 251. First Edition. Hardback. Good. 8vo.

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