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Traité De La Grammaire Francoise

By: M. l'Abbé Regnier Desmarais (Secretaire Perpetuel De l'Académie Francoise)

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Jean-Baptiste Coignard: 1706

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016400

Condition: Good


viii + 732pp. Includes a Table des Matieres at rear. Full leather, rebacked retaining original spine with new spine title label to same. Original boards, new endpapers by the Ipsley Bindery. Small owner's label to front free endpaper, contemporary initials to verso of same. General light ageing, French text, a nice tight copy. View more info

Image for The Pupil Teacher: A Monthly Educational Journal for Pupil, Teachers and Assistant Masters. 12 Issues January - December 1878. BOUND WITH: Papers for Teachers and Students 1883: A Monthly Guide for Pupil Teachers, Students in Training.....

The Pupil Teacher: A Monthly Educational Journal for Pupil, Teachers and Assistant Masters. 12 Issues January - December 1878. BOUND WITH: Papers for Teachers and Students 1883: A Monthly Guide for Pupil Teachers, Students in Training.....

By: Major, H (Editor)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Moffatt and Paige: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022295

Condition: Good


2 books bounds in one. 'The Pupil Teacher', 12 issues Jan - Dec 1878 together with 'Papers for Teachers and Students 1883'. Both published by Moffatt and Paige. Contents cover articles and advice, together with questions and answers on a whole range of subjects - history, science, geography, mathematics etc.. Fascinating period work. Plain brown boards, a few rubs and marks, backstrip split slightly to leading edge over perhaps 2 inches but quite secure. Front endpaper largely removed, front hinge slightly weakened but secure, light ageing to contents, overall a Good tight copy. View more info

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A Sermon Preached at the Consecration of the Right Reverend Father in God, Herbert, Lord Bishop of Hereford

By: Mayne DD, Jasper (Canon of Christ-Church, and One of His Majesties Chaplains in Ordinary)

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, R Royston: 1662

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019886

Condition: Good


viii + 43pp+ i. Title page (upper inner corner missing, small hole to pages vii/viii, general foxing, 2 words written on title page, a few marks, overall a Good tight copy, relatively modern half-leather over marbled boards, slight sunning to spine. British Library indicates that a preliminary page is lacking otherwise collates correctly. It is sized as quarto, this copy cut down when rebound, text is close to edge very minor loss to letter-form in places. Very scarce. Printed for R Royston, Bookseller to the Kings most Excellent Majesty, at the Angel in Ivie-Lane, 1662. View more info

Image for Hand-book to the Geology of Derbyshire. Illustrated with a Geological Map, Sections, Etc..

Hand-book to the Geology of Derbyshire. Illustrated with a Geological Map, Sections, Etc..

By: Mello, Rev J Magens

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Bemrose & Sons: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019707

Condition: Very Good


72pp, 8pp adverts at rear, folding coloured geological map, 6 plates. Small hardback, black titling on green boards, owner's name to front endpaper, light ageing only, short tape repair to reverse of map, overall a VG copy. Undated, but assumed to be 1876 1st edition (ref British Library). View more info

Image for Uncle Ben's Whims; or, Friends All Round the Wrekin

Uncle Ben's Whims; or, Friends All Round the Wrekin

By: Montgomery-Campbell, M

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, SPCK: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R23946

Condition: Very Good


157pp, 32pp adverts, frontispiece plus 1 plate by WB Stacey. Pale green decorated boards, very slight twist to spine, general light wear. Prize bookplate to front pastedown, light ageing to edges, occasional pencil marks to pages, pages generally crisp and bright. Slight pulling to 1 gathering but whole is very tight and barely read. Scarce title. View more info

Image for Tables of Interest at 3, 4, 4 1/2, and 5 Per Cent. From L. 1 to L. 10,000, in a Regular Succession of Days, from 1 to 365, and from L. 1, By Single Pounds, to L. 100, an Advantage Not to be Found in Any Other Interest Tables.

Tables of Interest at 3, 4, 4 1/2, and 5 Per Cent. From L. 1 to L. 10,000, in a Regular Succession of Days, from 1 to 365, and from L. 1, By Single Pounds, to L. 100, an Advantage Not to be Found in Any Other Interest Tables.

By: Morison, John

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for William Creech: 1790

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017331

Condition: Good


'Tables of Interest at 3, 4, 4 1/2, and 5 Per Cent. From L. 1 to L. 10,000, in a Regular Succession of Days, from 1 to 365, and from L. 1, By Single Pounds, to L. 100, an Advantage Not to be Found in Any Other Interest Tables. Also, Tables of Exchange or Commission, From 1/8 to 3 per cent, in the Same Succession'. Printed for William Creech: And Sold in London by J Murray, and T Kay, No 332. Strand. 610pp. Preface. Half bound in modern maroon leather over black boards, a few rubs, marbled endpapers, contents generally browned, with vertical crease to a few pages, a few marks also, but given th... View more info

Image for Life and Letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes. 2 Volume Set

Life and Letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes. 2 Volume Set

By: Morse Jr, John T

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022743

Condition: Very Good


2 volume set, Volume 1: vii + 358pp, 7 illustrations. Volume 2: 335pp, index, 4 illustrations. Tan buckram, gilt titling to spine, minor marks, light wear only, occasional annotation, a handsome set. Some foxing to contents, mainly to endpapers. Overall a VG set. View more info

Image for The Chess Player's Pocket-Book and Manual of the Openings (Ninth Edition)

The Chess Player's Pocket-Book and Manual of the Openings (Ninth Edition)

By: Mortimer, James (Editor)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co: 1892

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022597

Condition: Good


74pp, appendix, addenda, listings of piece moves for various openings. Small landscape format hardback, paper covered boards, general reading wear, some paper loss to rear board, small edge nicks/loss to page edges, general ageing, overall a Good tight copy. View more info

Image for Murray's Handbook for Belgium and the Rhine

Murray's Handbook for Belgium and the Rhine

By: Murray, John

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1852

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021116

Condition: Good


xv + 276pp + 24pp adverts at rear, folding travelling map, plans, index. Brown boards, gilt titling, a few marks, rubs and creases, bookplate to front pastedown of Captain Furneaux, RA, his signature to title page, a few marks to contents, some occasional minor annotation, overall a Good tight copy of the scarce first edition. View more info

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Tamworth Castle: Its Foundation, Its History and Its Lords (from the Norman Conquest to the Present Day)

By: Norris, The Rev. Henry (of Tamworth)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Tamworth, D Smith: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022696

Condition: Very Good


50pp, 5 full page illustrations plus illustrations in text. Red boards, gilt titling and decoration to front board, colour fading to spine, foxing to each endpaper, otherwise very light foxing to contents, overall a near VG copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for Notes on the Barrows and Bone-Caves of Derbyshire with an Account of a Descent Into Elden Hole

Notes on the Barrows and Bone-Caves of Derbyshire with an Account of a Descent Into Elden Hole

By: Pennington, Rooke

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022702

Condition: Very Good


124pp, 3 appendices, errata slip. Red blind-stamped boards, gilt titling, rough cut edges (closed edge tear to 1 page), general light ageing, spine dulled, a VG copy, no dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Shakespeare's Land Being a Description of Central and Southern Warwickshire

Shakespeare's Land Being a Description of Central and Southern Warwickshire

By: Ribton-Turner, CJ

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Leamington Spa, Frank Glover: 1893

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021756

Condition: Good+


xxviii + 422pp, list of subscribers, index, 13 maps and plans, 22 original etchings by Laurence Hart and Fred Whitehead. Gilt titling and decoration to white boards, top edge gilt, twist to spine, 5mm split to spine head, general browning to boards. Some foxing to contents, mainly endpapers, 2 newspaper cuttings pasted to front endpaper, a few others inserted loose, illustrations tissue-guarded. Overall a nice copy of a scarce title. This is copy no. 61/250, and is signed and dated by the author to verso of front free endpaper. View more info

Image for De La Typographie et De L'Harmonie De La Page Impremée. William Morris et Son Influence Sur Les Arts et Metiers

De La Typographie et De L'Harmonie De La Page Impremée. William Morris et Son Influence Sur Les Arts et Metiers

By: Ricketts, Charles / Pissarro, Lucien

Price: £600.00

Publisher: London, Hacon & Ricketts: 1898

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 019386

Condition: Good+


31pp. Limited edition of 256 (as stated, 6 copies on parchment). Errata slip. Red/black text, red line border layout to some pages, red design to limited edition page. Small hardback, quarter-bound with pattern design over grey boards, title label to spine. General browning to spine and boards, nick to spine head. Foxing most notably to endpapers and pastedowns, roughcut edges to fore- and bottom edges. No inscriptions. Overall a nice copy of a very scarce title. View more info

Image for Records of Rowington, Being Extracts from the Deeds, in the Possession of the Feoffees of the Rowington Charities, with Notes from the Parish Chest, Churchwardens' Accounts, Church Registers, Monuments, Etc., And Appendix of MSS, from the British Museum

Records of Rowington, Being Extracts from the Deeds, in the Possession of the Feoffees of the Rowington Charities, with Notes from the Parish Chest, Churchwardens' Accounts, Church Registers, Monuments, Etc., And Appendix of MSS, from the British Museum

By: Ryland, Jno. Wm.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Chas Cooper and Co: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021310

Condition: Very Good


xxvii + 239pp, indexes, addenda, appendix, 2 coloured plates, 19 illustrations. Quarter-bound in leather over green boards, slight corner rubs, top edge gilt, rough cut fore- and bottom edges, a few marks, general light foxing, mainly to edges. Overall a VG copy. History of the Warwickshire village. View more info

Image for Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia Being a Narrative of Events in Matabeleland Both Before and During the Recent Native Insurrection Up to the Date of the Disbandment of the Bulawayo Field Force

Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia Being a Narrative of Events in Matabeleland Both Before and During the Recent Native Insurrection Up to the Date of the Disbandment of the Bulawayo Field Force

By: Selous, Frederick Courteney

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Rowland Ward & Co Limited: 1896

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 019449

Condition: Good


xxix + 290pp + folding map at rear + 10pp adverts. Red boards, some marking, split to spine head, slight fraying to base, striped endpapers, general foxing, 17 illustrations. Overall a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Travel and Adventure in South-East Africa Being the Narrative of the Last Eleven Years Spent By the Author on the Zambesi and Its Tributaries; with an Account of the Colonisation of Mashunaland and the Progress of the Gold Industry in That Country

Travel and Adventure in South-East Africa Being the Narrative of the Last Eleven Years Spent By the Author on the Zambesi and Its Tributaries; with an Account of the Colonisation of Mashunaland and the Progress of the Gold Industry in That Country

By: Selous, Frederick Courteney

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Rowland Ward & Co Limited: 1893

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 030159

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 503pp +4pp adverts at rear, 23 full page illustrations. Brown pictorial boards, spine dulled, a few bumps/rubs, dated gift inscription (1910) to 1/2 title, general light foxing, a VG copy. Includes much on hunting in Africa View more info

Image for Fire Brigades (United Kingdom): Their Constitution, Rights, and Responsibilities

Fire Brigades (United Kingdom): Their Constitution, Rights, and Responsibilities

By: Smith, Hugh Orton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Hugh Orton Smith: 1907

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021378

Condition: Good


vi + 99pp, index. Red blind-stamped boards, gilt titling, a few rubs, patchy fading to boards, general ageing to contents, a Good copy of an interesting period publication. View more info

Image for The Autobiography of an Old Passport: Chiefly Relating How We Accomplished Many Driving Tours With Our Own English Horses, Over the Roads of Western Europe, Before the Time of Railways

The Autobiography of an Old Passport: Chiefly Relating How We Accomplished Many Driving Tours With Our Own English Horses, Over the Roads of Western Europe, Before the Time of Railways

By: Smith, Rev. Alfred Charles

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Digby, Long & Co.: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R15235

Condition: Near Very Good


xix + 586pp + 1pp adverts at rear, index, 16 full page illustrations. Blue boards, gilt horn to front board, gilt titling to spine, edge rubbing to spine head/tail, corners, light ageing only to contents, a near VG copy. A chronicle of a whole series of pan-European tours between 1839 and 1861, with other 'sundry health trips' between 1863 and 1878 described in less detail. A fascinating 19th century view of travelling in Europe. View more info

Image for Sunday, Under Three Heads: As It Is; As Sabbath Bills Would Make it; As it Might be Made

Sunday, Under Three Heads: As It Is; As Sabbath Bills Would Make it; As it Might be Made

By: Sparks, Timothy (Charles Dickens)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, JW Jarvis & Son: 1884

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 030345

Condition: Good


49pp + adverts + new introduction, illustrations. Softback facsimile publication now bound in hard covers. Half-bound in black buckram over blue cloth, gilt lined, gilt spine titling. Fore-edge of boards curved. Some foxing, spotting to fore-edge, overall a Good copy. View more info

Image for The Cumbrian Minstrel; Being a Poetical Miscellany of Legendary, Gothic, and Romantic Tales, the Scenes and Subjects of Which are Principally Laid in the Border Counties of England and Scotland; Together with Several Essays in the Northern Dialect;.

The Cumbrian Minstrel; Being a Poetical Miscellany of Legendary, Gothic, and Romantic Tales, the Scenes and Subjects of Which are Principally Laid in the Border Counties of England and Scotland; Together with Several Essays in the Northern Dialect;.

By: Stagg, John

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Manchester, T Wilkinson: 1821

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 022592

Condition: Good


2 volumes in 1. vii + 290pp; 288pp. Half leather, solid with just light wear, over maroon boards. Gilt bands to spine, black title label. General ageing to contents, a few marks and creases, overall a Good tight copy. View more info

Image for The History of Newport Pagnell and Its Immediate Vicinity

The History of Newport Pagnell and Its Immediate Vicinity

By: Staines, Joseph

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Newport Pagnell, Printed and Published By C Tite: 1842

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019979

Condition: Good


viii + 219pp, list of subscribers, index, addenda, frontispiece. Half-bound in calf over marbled boards, 5 raised bands, gilt lines to bands and spine head/tail, blind-stamped edges to leather spine and corners, Leather is rubbed/bumped with slight loss. Marbled paper lifting slightly to fore-edge, Gilt on black title label to spine, small edge loss. Contemporary bookplate to front pastedown, name to front endpaper and gift inscription thereunder dated 1898. Marbled page edges, heavier foxing to endpapers/frontispiece, a few marks, contents tight. Overall a Good copy of the scarce first editio... View more info

Image for Linear Perspective: Or, a New Method of Representing Justly All Manner of Objects as They Appear to the Eye in All Situations. A Work Necessary for Painters, Architects, Etc., To Judge of, and Regulate Designs By.

Linear Perspective: Or, a New Method of Representing Justly All Manner of Objects as They Appear to the Eye in All Situations. A Work Necessary for Painters, Architects, Etc., To Judge of, and Regulate Designs By.

By: Taylor, Brook

Price: £2,500.00

Publisher: London, R Knaplock: 1715

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019721

Condition: Good


42pp + 2pp list of books printed for R Knaplock + 18 plates. Half-leather calf over marbled boards, edge rubs, some leather loss to spine head/base and a section lifting near the head. Gilt on black spine title label, small edge losses to same. Binding is fragile, rear board attached over its full length, front board weak and attached over only perhaps one quarter of its length. Engraving headpiece to first page. General foxing to contents, some marks, small hole to 1 page, staining to final plates, overall a Good tight copy of the first edition of this important work. Extremely scarce. View more info

Image for Autobiography of Henry Taylor 1800 - 1875. In Two Volumes. Volume I 1800 - 1844; Volume II 1844 - 1875 (2 Volume Set)

Autobiography of Henry Taylor 1800 - 1875. In Two Volumes. Volume I 1800 - 1844; Volume II 1844 - 1875 (2 Volume Set)

By: Taylor, Henry

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021073

Condition: Good


2 volume set. Volume I: x + 375pp, frontispiece (tissue guard loose). Volume II: viii + 345pp + 24pp adverts. Red boards, gilt titling to spine, decoration to front board, both spines colour faded, previous owner's signature to 1/2 title, foxing mainly to edges and endpapers/titles, overall a Good set, no dustwrappers. Autobiography of the well known poet, includes a loose newspaper obituary cutting. View more info

Image for Specimens of Swedish and German Poetry: Part I Poems of Esaias Tegner; Part II Schiller's Maid of Orleans

Specimens of Swedish and German Poetry: Part I Poems of Esaias Tegner; Part II Schiller's Maid of Orleans

By: Tegner, Esaias / Von Schiller, Friedrich / Translated By JED Bethune

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021166

Condition: Good


xiii + 167pp + xxiii + lith plate + 222pp. Green boards, sunning to spine, a few marks, edge rubs, loss to (repaired) paper title label to spine, general foxing to contents, a few internal marks, overall a Good copy of the first edition. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Lives of Philip Howard, Earl of Arundel, and of Anne Dacres, His Wife. Edited from the Original MSS.

The Lives of Philip Howard, Earl of Arundel, and of Anne Dacres, His Wife. Edited from the Original MSS.

By: The Duke of Norfolk, E.M.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett Ltd: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021872

Condition: Good+


viii + 317pp. Brown bevelled blind-stamped boards, gilt tiling, all edges red, some foxing to contents, a few pages not fully separated, overall a Good+ copy, no dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Rambles in the Footsteps of Don Quixote

Rambles in the Footsteps of Don Quixote

By: The Late HD Inglis

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Whittaker and Co: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019657

Condition: Good


xii + 203pp, frontispiece plus 5 tissue-guarded plates plus illustration to final page. Blind-stamped green boards, gilt decoration and titling to spine, a few marks and rubs. Binding sound, general foxing to contents, short edge tear/crease to penultimate page, 2 bookplates to front pastedown - the upper is of George Gilpin, of Kentmere, bearing the family motto 'Dictis Factisque Simplex'; the lower is of Eric S Quayle dated 1962. Overall a Good tight copy of an uncommon title. Published after the author's death in 1835 by his widow, a small portion of this work had previously appeared in the... View more info

Image for Peeps at Eye in the Olden Times. A Lecture, Delivered in the Town Hall, Eye, on Friday, January 10th, 1862.

Peeps at Eye in the Olden Times. A Lecture, Delivered in the Town Hall, Eye, on Friday, January 10th, 1862.

By: The Rev GF Maclear

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Eye, Robert Bishop: 1862

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019577

Condition: Good


60pp. Brown card cover, most of brown paper spine missing, but binding quite secure. Rubs/creases to covers, general foxing to contents, a few corner creases. On front endpaper is a gift inscription from a resident (Wm Allen) of a nearby village, Thornden, to a Rev. SB Reynolds at Thorndon Rectory. Very much in the contemporary style, the recipient is evidently held in great esteem by Mr Allen. A very interesting and scarce publication, detailing many aspects of the town of Eye in Suffolk. View more info

Image for Yseldon. A Perambulation of Islington

Yseldon. A Perambulation of Islington

By: Tomlins, Thomas Edlyne

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Lincoln's Inn, James S Hodson: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019699

Condition: Good+


viii + 228pp, index, folding maps, illustrations in text. Green blind-stamped boards, gilt titling to front, small rubs/loss to edges, slight fraying to spine head/tail. Pencilled name to front endpaper and verso of 1/2 title, all edges red, some foxing, occasional pencilled annotation. Overall a Good type copy. View more info

Image for Traite Pratique De La Phthisie Laryngee, De La Laryngite Chronique et Des Maladies De La Voix

Traite Pratique De La Phthisie Laryngee, De La Laryngite Chronique et Des Maladies De La Voix

By: Trousseau, A / Belloc, H

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Paris, Chex J. -B. Bailliere: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021827

Condition: Near Very Good


'Practical Treatment of Laryngeal Phthisis, Chronic Laryngitis and Diseases of the Voice'. viii + 488pp, 9 folding engraved plates at rear. Quarter-bound in red leather spine, gilt decoration and titling to spine, over patterned boards. Some rubbing to spine head with slight loss, rubbing to corners of boards. Marbled endpapers, some foxing to contents, occasional spotting, overall a near VG copy of the first edition. French text throughout. View more info

Image for Mr. Gladstone's Expostulation Unravelled

Mr. Gladstone's Expostulation Unravelled

By: Ullathorne, Bishop

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Burns & Oates: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022682

Condition: Fair to Good


80pp. Softback, front paper cover missing, binding secure, some loss to paper spine and one corner of rear cover, some corner creasing to pages, some annotation including amendments and corrections, a Good reading copy only. View more info

Image for The Sporting Repository Containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing, Shooting, Archery, Trotting & Tandem Matches, Cocking, Pedestrianism, Pugilism, Anecdotes on Sporting Subjects, Interspersed with Essays, Tales & a Great Variety of Miscellaneous Articles

The Sporting Repository Containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing, Shooting, Archery, Trotting & Tandem Matches, Cocking, Pedestrianism, Pugilism, Anecdotes on Sporting Subjects, Interspersed with Essays, Tales & a Great Variety of Miscellaneous Articles

By: Various Contributors

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd: 1904

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 022596

Condition: Good+


2 volume set. This edition on hand made paper is limited to 50 copies, this is number 45. Volume 1: xi + 233pp, 13 tissue-guarded plates. Volume 2: vii + 244pp, 9 plates. Quarter bound in white vellum over grey paper boards, gilt titling to spine and lines to vellum edge. Some rubbing to edges and corners, with some loss. Top edge of pages gilt, fore- and bottom edges rough cut. Gift inscription to each half title. General ageing to contents. Overall a Good+ set. View more info

Image for Riding: Practical Horsemanship

Riding: Practical Horsemanship

By: WA Kerr, V.C. (Formerly Second in Command of the 2nd Regiment Southern Maharatta Horse)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021125

Condition: Good+


xiii + 222pp, illustrations. Green pictorial boards, black lettering and illustration, the word 'Riding' in gilt to front board. Front board slightly weakening but still secure, some rubs/fading, bumping to corner tips, 2 gatherings slightly loose but still well attached, light ageing to contents, Overall a Good+ copy. Book title on spine and boards is 'Riding', title page reads 'Practical Horsemanship'. View more info

Image for Among the Berbers of Algeria

Among the Berbers of Algeria

By: Wilkin, Anthony

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, T Fisher Unwin: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016556

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 263pp + 8pp adverts at rear. Gilt decorated maroon boards, top edge gilt, other edges rough cut. 67 plates, some full page. foxing to endpapers, light ageing to contents otherwise. A VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Lenten Indult of William Bernard, O.S.B., Bishop of Birmingham for the Year 1870

The Lenten Indult of William Bernard, O.S.B., Bishop of Birmingham for the Year 1870

By: William Bernard, O.S.B., Bishop of Birmingham

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Derby, Printed By Richardson & Son: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022683

Condition: Good


16pp. Booklet, some foxing, marks, a Good tight copy. View more info

Image for A Gradus Ad Parnassum, For The use Of Eton, Westminster, Winchester, Harrow, Charterhouse, & Rugby Schools; King's College, London; and Marlborough College, with an Appendix Containing A Dictionary of Epithets Classified According to Their English Meaning

A Gradus Ad Parnassum, For The use Of Eton, Westminster, Winchester, Harrow, Charterhouse, & Rugby Schools; King's College, London; and Marlborough College, with an Appendix Containing A Dictionary of Epithets Classified According to Their English Meaning

By: Yonge, CD

Price: £54.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer: 1866

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 017789

Condition: Good


viii + 686pp + 96pp. Black half leather over grey boards, rubbing to edges, slight twist to spine, owner's name stamped to top edge of pages. Some annotation to title page, occasional marks in text, general ageing to contents. Overall a Good tight copy. Gradus Ad Parnassum is stated to be a new edition, undated. Dictionary at rear is also a new edition, dated 1866, so the former will be deemed to be of similar date. View more info