• New listingMURRAY"S GUIDE TO TRAVELLERS IN SWITZERLAND & The Alps of Savoy & Piedmont 1846

    3rd edition 1846. The books cover is brown cloth boards with gold gilt title writing. The hinges, inner boards and endpapers are in good order. The book has 420 pages including the index. The pages are in good condition throughout the book.
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  • 1834 IRELAND HISTORY Irish Peasantry 3 Vols Dublin LEATHER BINDINGS illustrated

    TRAITS AND STORIES OF THE IRISH PEASANTRY. Published in Dublin Ireland by William Frederick Wakeman in.
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  • 1809 BROADSIDE THE ARMS & SUPPORTERS of NAPOLEON BONAPARTE FRENCH DEVIL

    Very entertaining colour satire on Napoleon showing his hypocrisy and his evil deeds. 42 cm by 27 cm.
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  • Vintage Old Family Holy Bible Numerous and Illustrations 1847 by Rev.John Brown

    There is a very faint hand written text on the front page dated 1847 so this is older not sure exactly how much older. However the Family Pages have never been used so if cleaned up could be a lovely family gift to add to as it was intended to be a family Bible.
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  • New listingORIGINAL HARDBACK/"OLD ST PAUL'S"/W.HARRISON AINSWORTH/ILLUSTRATED J.FINNIMORE

    ILLUSTRATED by J. FINNIMORE. by W. HARRISON AINSWORTH. ORIGINAL HARDBACK BOOK.
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  • A System of Phrenology, George Combe, 1836, 2 Vols. Illustrated

    A System of Phrenology by George Combe Publisher: Maclachlan and Stewart, and John Anderson Jun., Edinburgh, 1836, fourth edition. Two volumes bound in half leather over marbled boards, all edges marbled. Very good condition, with a new leather spine piece, the original red leather title labels laid on. An uncommon title, and an interesting historical read. Illustrated with a frontispiece and two other plates, one hand-coloured, as called for, and with engraved vignettes within the text. 23cm, 9 inches, tall, Vol. I, xvii, list of figures, errata, 435 pages; Vol. II, 3pp prelims, pages 436 to 933.
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  • Aesop in Rhyme.Vintage book.

    Inner page missing (pic 10 taken on Internet). 127 paged,hard backed book.
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  • 1836 Romance of Nature Flower Seasons Illustrated Hand Coloured Plates Twamley

    Louisa Anne Twamley. Contains both her verse and prose, as well as hand-coloured plates from her drawings. An elegantly produced gift book, dedicated to Wordsworth, written and illustrated by Twamley.
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  • 1808 THE PILGRIMS PROGRESS BY JOHN BUNYAN with 8 plates *

    I have here for sale a book entitledPILGRIMS PROGRESS by John Bunyan in two parts. It was published by John Bourne in London in 1808. It has an illustrated frontispiece portrait of Bunyan and an illustrative title page and a further 7 b/w engraved plates throughout the book.
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  • SKETCHES OF IRELAND SIXTY YEARS AGO: Irish History / Gambling / Dalkey / 1847

    The Kingdom of Dalkey. 1st edition 1847. EXAMPLE OF CONTENTS State of Society. The City of Dublin. The books cover is green cloth boards with gold gilt title to the spine. The hinges are good. The inner boards and endpapers are good, the front one has a small part missing and a stamp to it.
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  • Culpeper & E. Sibly English Physician & Herbal engravings plants & anatomical

    Culpeper's English Physician; And Complete Herbal. By E. Sibly Printed by J. Adlard, Volume One, herbal, 1810, Volume Two, medical part, 1812, bound as one. Full new leather, original title label laid onto spine. Good condition, spots and handling marks throughout, some pages toned, occasional short closed tears, small areas lost from lower gutter of title page and the following 2 leaves (no loss of text). Portrait frontis, 26 of 29 hand coloured plates of herbs bound together at end of herbal part, 2 astronomical and 11 anatomical plates in the 2nd volume as called for. Quarto 27cm tall (10.75 inches), eccentric pagination, Volume I, xvi, 49-400, lacking pages 145 to 160 otherwise complete, pages 365 to 368 are mis-bound between pages 352 and 353; volume II, 254 pages, lacking index.
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  • New listingThe Churches of the Middle Ages - Bowman and Crowther 1st Ed. VERY LARGE!

    Published by George Bell in London in 1845. Boards worn and corners bumped. Binding tight. vidence of water staining. A very, very large and heavy book.
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  • 1840 A Description & History of Vegetable Substances Used in Arts Timber Trees

    Publication Date: 1840’s. Half leather binding, gilt titles on green leather spine, marbled boards, 422pp. Year of Publication. Condition Report. Spine – very good condition – gilt titles, slightly marked.
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  • 1833 1st SUNDAY in LONDON Comic Work by GEORGE CRUIKSHANK illust Leather binding

    George Cruikshank. Published in London by Effingham Wilson in. with a copy of Sir Andrew Agnew’s Bill. First Edition. and a few words by a friend of his.
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  • 1828 1st PUNCH AND JUDY & History of Puppet Theatre George Cruikshank PUPPETS

    George Cruikshank. this is the First Edition of George Cruikshank’s “Punch and Judy”, well-illustrated with twenty four illustrations including full page plates, along with a history of the Puppet theatre in England.
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  • 1831 DON QUIXOTE De La Mancha ILLUSTRATED by CRUICKSHANK Cervantes LEATHER 2vols

    Illustrated by 24 Designs by Cruickshank. AN ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE OF THE CRUICKSHANK ILLUSTRATED EDITION OF DOX QUIXOTE. DE LA MANCHA. Miguel Cervantes de Saavedra. THE LIFE & EXPLOITS OF DON QUIXOTE. by Charles Jarvis.
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  • 1822 Paradise Lost A Poem in Twelve Books Illustrated John MILTON 2 Vols in 1

    London: John Sharpe 1822. Later Edition. A Poem, in Twelve Books. John Milton. Publication Date: 1822. Pages – good condition – frontispiece b/w illustration of ‘Milton Composing Paradise Lost’ which is tanned and foxed, the majority of the pages are lightly tanned, however, there are a number of pages which are quite heavily foxed throughout the book.
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  • Preliminary Discourse on the Study of Natural Philosophy Herschel 1830 Longman

    Marked New Edition. Part I introduces general aspects of Natural Philosphy, part II introduces the principles and rules by which a systematic examination of nature should be conducted.
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  • 1833 1st TALES of the COVENANTERS Scottish Presbyterian History SCOTLAND Church

    TALES OF THE COVENANTERS. First Edition.
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  • 1843 Pictorial Edition of the Works of William Shakespeare Illustrated Leather

    THIS COMPLETE EIGHT VOLUME SET IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION BEAUTIFULLY BOUND IN 3/4 LEATHER WITH MARBLED BOARDS, BRIGHT GILT DETAILS AND TITLE TO SPINES. BINDING AND HINGES ARE VERY GOOD, MABLED END PAPERS, PASTE DOWNS AND END PAGES. NO LOOSE OR MISSING PAGES, PAGES ARE BRIGHT AND CLEAN, WITHOUT MARKS AND MINIMAL FOXING. PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT EACH VOLUME, LARGE BINDINGS MEASURE 9.75"x7". 175 YEARS OLD. AN ATTRACTIVE SET IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
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  • 1826 GARDENING Planting Growing Gardener's Book with Manuscript Notes Botany

    Containing directions for all work necessary in the kitchen garden, orchard, hot-beds, flower garden, pleasure garden, shrubbery, green-house, hot-house, vinery, & c. EVERY MAN HIS OWN GARDENER. THE COMPLETE GARDENER.
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  • 1827 BINGLEY'S Practical Introduction to Botany 8 Hand Coloured Plates FROST 2nd

    Bingley's Practical Introduction to Botany;. and Joy, 1827. Second Edition. 104pp with 8 hand coloured plates and a hand coloured frontispiece ‘Tree, Shrubs and Herbs’. John Frost. Publication Date: 1827.
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  • MEMOIRS OF THE JACOBITES OF 1715 and 1745: Scottish History / Battles / 1st 1845

    1st editions 1845 / 1846. Otherwise the covers are in good condition. The hinges are all good. The inner boards and endpapers are in good order. All are present. The bindings are tight and square.
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  • 1816 The Works of Lord Byron - John Murray - Vols I & III, Stothard plates

    The Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron. The bindings are only a little scuffed and Vol III has a tiny bit of leather missing from the spine, but are otherwise very tight and lovely. The plates are after wonderful designs by Stothard and engraved by various engravers.
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  • THE SECOND TOUR OF DOCTOR SYNTAX: In Search of Consolation: A Poem / Poetry 1821

    The book is published by R. Ackermann, London. 3rd edition circular around 1821 ?. The books cover is light brown cloth boards with gold gilt title writing and decorations to the spine. The hinges are in good order.
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  • The Life and Reign of William the Fourth, Rev. G. N. Wright, 2 vols, 1837 1st ed

    Published by Fisher, Son & Jackson, London, 1837 (Fisher, Son & Co, London and Paris). Very good hardback set in contemporary half leather with marbled boards. Endpapers and plates are foxed, but text pages are clean and bright throughout.
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  • 1831 TRAVELS in SWITZERLAND Swiss Exploration Suisse Alps Mountains LEATHER

    TRAVELS IN SWITZERLAND. Published in London in.
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  • Borderer's Table Book, Richardson 1846, Local History & Legend of the Borders

    The Borderer's Table Book; Or, Gatherings of the Local History and Romance of the English and Scottish Border. by M.A. Richardson Illustrated by Upwards of Nine Hundred Wood-cuts. Publisher: Henry G. Bohn for the author, 1846, 8 volumes bound into 4. Full tree calf with five raised bands to the spine, with gilt decorations and titles in gilt on spine labels. All edges marbled. Marbled endpapers. Bookplates of Joseph Crawhall, Morpeth ,a painter associated with the Glasgow Boys. History and folklore of the Scottish-English borders. Illustrated with woodcuts within the text throughout. Four volumes, large octavo, 25 cm, 9.75 inches, tall, Vol. 1&2, iv, 436, vi, 429 pages; Vol. 3&4, v, 427, vi, 420 pages; Vol. 5 & 6, iv, 430, vi, 416 pages; Vol. 7&8, v, 416, v, 416 pages.
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  • BUNYAN'S ALLEGORICAL WORKS SIGNED IRISH DOCTOR JOHN BECK C.1840.

    BUNYAN'S WHOLE ALLEGORICAL WORKS BY THE REV.THOMAS SCOTT 1840. AN VERY OLD BOOK WHOLE ALLEGORICAL WORKS INCLUDING THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS IN THREE PARTS, THE HOLY WAR, LIFE AND DEATH OF MASTER BADMAN AND VISIONS OF HEAVEN AND HELL.
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  • 1832 ENGLISH BOTANY COLOURED FIGURES of BRITISH PLANTS SOWERBY 12 VOL 2753 PLTS

    The set is illustrated with 2580 173 plates mainly colour but with a few black and white plates. So 2,753 plates. Vol XII - 1846 - 244 pages of text, plates numbered 2297-2580 plus 1 extra (2326x2).
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  • 1815 Poems William COWPER Life of the Author 12 Engraved Plates

    William Cowper. Liverpool: Caxton Press, no date to the title page but dated 1815 to the Pictorial Title page and 1814 to the plates. Publication Date: 1815. Illustrated with 12 engraved plates each dated 1814 and printed by Nuttall, Fisher & Co.
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  • 1848 BRITISH HISTORY The Aristocracy Royalty Peerage FINE LEATHER BINDINGS 4vols

    THE ROMANCE OF THE PEERAGE. FULL MOROCCO LEATHER BINDINGS. CURIOSITIES OF FAMILY HISTORY. the books are finely bound in old. Published between the years. A VERY ATTRACTIVELY BOUND SET THAT PRESENTS NICELY ON THE SHELF.
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  • 1805 1st VIEWS in LINCOLNSHIRE Lincoln Stamford Boston 53 Engravings LEATHER

    A SELECTION OF VIEWS IN THE COUNTY OF LINCOLN. First Edition. Published in London by William Miller in. the map which should be located at the front of the book is not present in this copy, but all fifty three plates are.
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  • 1826 HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS VOL II BY BEWICK WATER BIRDS ORNITHOLOGY HERON ^

    There are 156 b/w illustrations of birds and 146 other b/w illustrations.
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  • 1834 A Treatise on Naval Tactics P Paul HOSTE 38 plates of 52 Text Complete

    P. Paul Hoste. A Treatise on Naval Tactics. Edinburgh: Bell and Bradfute, 1834. Publication Date: 1834. Example to serve as Principle of the whole Treatise: Battle of Le Panto, 1571. The Naval Square.
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  • 1832 English Botany Coloured Figures of British Plants SOWERBY 200 Plates 2nd Ed

    London: Printed by Richard and John E Taylor for the Proprietor Judith Sowerby. London: Printed by Richard and John E Taylor for the Proprietor Judith Sowerby. Undated [1832] Second Edition, Vol I Only.
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  • 1816 GOETHE The Sorrows of Werter A GERMAN STORY Original Printed Boards

    THE SORROWS OF WERTER. Baron Goethe. A GENERALLY GOOD EXAMPLE OF THIS EARLY PRINTING IN BOUND IN THE ORIGINAL PRINTED BOARDS. Translated from the German. A Pathetic Story.
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  • 1824 Memoir of the Life and Character of the Right Honourable Edmund BURKE Prior

    Right Hon. Edmund Burke. B/W portrait frontispiece of The Right Hon. Edmund Burke. Contemporary half calf, marbled boards; pp. Publication Date: 1824. End papers – good condition – front end paper is slightly tanned with the odd fox mark, the rear end paper is tanned with heavy foxing.
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  • 1815 THE BOOK OF MARTYRS OR ACTS & MONUMENTS BY JOHN FOX 20 PLATES MARTYR

    By the Rev John Fox. Revised and Corrected by W Gregory. Embellished with a series of superior engravings from original designs. There are slight marks to the boards, with rubbed corners but look at the photos - the book looks beautiful!
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  • 1837 Hand Coloured Folding Chart of THE KINGS & QUEENS of ENGLAND Royal Family

    On this hand coloured linen backed chart of the genealogical chart of the succession of Kings and Queens of England to that of William the Fourth. A GENEALOGICAL CHART OF THE KINGS AND QUEENS OF ENGLAND.
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  • 1821 The Genuine Works William Hogarth Analysis of Beauty 2 Vols Illustrated

    The Genuine Works of William Hogarth. William Hogarth. London: R. Scholey, 1821; Vol I - vi, [vi], 203; Vol II - [iv], 96pp., " The Analysis of Beauty" with unnumbered pages, with title-page vignettes and 86 plates.
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  • 1824 An Encyclopaedia of Gardening LOUDON 2nd Edition Volume 1 Only

    Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-Gardening. The work is split into four books covering horticulture, floriculture, arboriculture and landscape-gardening with a general history of gardening and pans for tis future.
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  • HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS by Thomas Bewick Ornithology / Water Birds / 2 Vol 1847

    The book is printed by J. Blackwell & Co for R. E. Bewick: Sold by Him and Longman & Co, London 1847. The leather spine and corners are in good condition. Gold gilt title writing to the spine. The marble boards are in good condition.
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  • 1827 British National Costume Work TRADES JOBS Fine Hand Coloured Plates 4 Vols

    A generally good set of this scarce work. illustrated with Eighty Four Coloured Engravings. Dress, Diversions, and Other Peculiarities of the Inhabitants of Great Britain. Published in London in.
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  • 1811 THE NATURAL HISTORY OF QUADRUPEDS & CETACEOUS ANIMALS 2 VOLS 120 COL PLTS

    Printed and published by Brightly and Co of Bungay, and printed by Brightly.
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  • 1841 London Interiors With Costumes & Ceremonies From Drawings 44 Engravings

    London Interiors. Publication Date: 1841. Most of the plates clean and bright, a few with light foxing at margins. Spine – fair to good condition – scratched and worn with a black label. Publisher: see above.
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  • 1810 MINIATURE BOOK, A SHORT HISTORY OF THE BIBLE & NEW TESTAMENT, 48 ENGRAVINGS

    48 Neat Engravings. A SHORT HISTORY. It is bound in full dark brown/red leather binding, with exquisite embossed decoration to both boards, and gilt decoration and lettering to spine. This book is.
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  • 1829 1st HISTORY of WARWICKSHIRE with 60 Engravings & MAP Full Leather Binding

    A NEW AND COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF WARWICK. AN ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE OF THE FIRST EDITION. First Edition. illustrated by a series of views.
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