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The Florist's Manual, or Hints for the Construction of a Gay Flower-Garden; with directions for preventing the depredations of insects. Second Edition, Enlarged, with observations on the treatment and growth of bulbous plants, curious facts respecting their management, and directions for the culture of the Guernsey Lily, Amaryllis Sarniensis by the authoress of botanical dialogues, and sketches of the physiology of vegetable life. Illustrated with Coloured Plates., (Jackson, Maria Elizabeth)
1 (Jackson, Maria Elizabeth) The Florist's Manual, or Hints for the Construction of a Gay Flower-Garden; with directions for preventing the depredations of insects. Second Edition, Enlarged, with observations on the treatment and growth of bulbous plants, curious facts respecting their management, and directions for the culture of the Guernsey Lily, Amaryllis Sarniensis by the authoress of botanical dialogues, and sketches of the physiology of vegetable life. Illustrated with Coloured Plates.
London Henry Colburn 1822 1822 Second Edition Hard Cover Good Small 8vo. 
136 pp, illustrated in colour with 6 coloured aquatint plates, 1 folding, 3 double-page, green morocco label to spine, wear to boards and marks and foxing internally, name in ink on f.e.p. 'Jane Wyman | 1858 '. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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The Comic Blackstone, A Beckett, Gilbert Abbott and revised and extended by Arthur William A'Beckett
2 A Beckett, Gilbert Abbott and revised and extended by Arthur William A'Beckett The Comic Blackstone
London Bradbury, Agnew & Co. 1887 1887 New and Revised Edition Gilt Decorated Cloth Near Fine 8vo. Illustrated Furniss, Harry 
xxviii, 324 pp. Original elaborately gilt-decorated blue cloth. Slight wear to spine ends. Early neat ink inscription to top of title page. Scattered light foxing. With ten full-page coloured illustrations by Harry Furniss. In-text illustrations also by Harry Furniss. Gilt boards especially bright. A Near Fine copy. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Cherrycomb and Silvertail : A Tragedy in 2 Acts. Being a Page from the Log of the Good Ship Nile, Containing the Only True Account yet Published of the Lives, Loves & Adventures of Cherrycomb & Silvertail, A. M.
3 A. M. Cherrycomb and Silvertail : A Tragedy in 2 Acts. Being a Page from the Log of the Good Ship Nile, Containing the Only True Account yet Published of the Lives, Loves & Adventures of Cherrycomb & Silvertail
London Routledge, Warne & Routledge N.d. [1862] 1862 Second Edition Wraps Good Oblong 8vo. 
12 pp. Publisher's original pictorial oblong wraps. Measures 25cm x 13cm. Short tears and staining to covers. Some internal staining. Twelve pages, printed on recto only, with illustrations and captions to the story. Copac records only BL; CU; NLS; Bristol. Scarce. 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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The History of St. Paul's School [History of the Public Schools], Ackermann, Rudolph
4 Ackermann, Rudolph The History of St. Paul's School [History of the Public Schools]
London [Printed for and published by R. Ackermann] N.d. [1816] 1816 Full Morocco Very Good Folio 
34 pp. Contemporary full blue morocco with blind and gilt-ruled borders to front & back covers. Initial leather onlays to front board. Maroon leather title label to spine. Top edge gilt and gilt turn-ins. Marbled endpapers. Light rubbing to extremities and minor marks to boards. Minor spotting, not affecting plates. With two full-page hand-coloured aquatints, as called for. Binding firm. This is one part in the 'History of the Public Schools', originally issued by Ackermann in twelve monthly parts in 1816-1817. 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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Thee a Poem, Aitken, Conrad
5 Aitken, Conrad Thee a Poem
New York George Braziller 1967 1967 First Edition Hardback Very Good 4to. Baskin, Leonard 
25 pp, illustrated in b/w, some slight marks to dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Peacock Party, Aldridge, Alan; Willock, Harry; Ryder, Georgewillock Harry, George E Ryder
6 Aldridge, Alan; Willock, Harry; Ryder, Georgewillock Harry, George E Ryder The Peacock Party
London Jonathan Cape 1979 1979 067054549x / 9780670545490 First Edition Illustrated Boards Very Good 4to. Aldridge, Alan 
24 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath, Allen, James Lane
7 Allen, James Lane A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath
London Macmillan & Co, Ltd 1901 1901 Full Morocco Very Good 8vo. Thomson, Hugh 
xxxii, 286 pp. Dark green full morocco. Spine gilt with five raised bands. Attractive gilt floral design to front board. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. All edges gilt. Spine slightly faded but gilt bright. Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen Illustrated By Kay Nielsen, Andersen, Hans
8 Andersen, Hans Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen Illustrated By Kay Nielsen
London Hodder and Stoughton N.d. [1924] 1924 Gilt Decorated Cloth Near Fine 4to. Nielsen, Kay 
197 pp. Publisher's elaborately gilt-decorated green cloth. In original dust wrapper, with repeated design from front cover. Dw spine darkened and chipped at head & tail and along edges. Slight fading to head & tail of spine. Ink inscription to recto of frontis. A few spots of foxing. Twelve tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards by Kay Nielsen. Head and tail-pieces, decorative borders and full-page b&w illustrations by Nielsen. Gilt cover bright and fresh. A handsome copy in original dw. 
Price: 950.00 GBP
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Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen Illustrated By Kay Nielsen, ANDERSEN, Hans
9 ANDERSEN, Hans Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen Illustrated By Kay Nielsen
London Hodder & Stoughton 1924 1924 Signed Limited Edition Decorated Cloth Very Good 4to. Nielsen, Kay 
N.d. [1924]. 197 pp. No. 419 of a Limited De Luxe Edition of 500 copies signed by the artist, Kay Nielsen. Publisher's dark blue cloth elaborately decorated in gilt on front board and spine. In original dust wrapper, with repeated desgin from front cover. Dw chipped at head & tail of spine and along edges. Twelve tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards by Kay Nielsen. Head and tail-pieces, decorative borders and full-page b&w illustrations by Nielsen. No markings or inscriptions. Clean and fresh copy, gilt bright. A handsome copy in original dw. 
Price: 2800.00 GBP
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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales, ANDERSEN, Hans
10 ANDERSEN, Hans Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales
London Constable & Co. Ltd 1913 1913 Limited Edition Full Morocco Near Fine Large 4to. Limited Edition Robinson, W. Heath 
290 pp. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Limited to 100 copies, of which this is number 12. Signed by W. Heath Robinson. Recently handsomely rebound in a richly gilt-illustrated red morocco at the Chelsea Bindery, with ornamental gilt stamping on front, raised gilt bands on spine, gilt line along edges and dentelling on the endpapers. Wonderful illustrations: 94 in black and white, and 16 in full colour. Gorgeous. 
Price: 2500.00 GBP
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Hans Andersons Fairy Tales, ANDERSEN, Hans
11 ANDERSEN, Hans Hans Andersons Fairy Tales
London Boots / Hodders and Stoughton circa 1930 1930 Decorated Cloth Very Good 4to. W. Heath Robinson 
320 pp. with 16 tipped in colour plates, red cloth and gilt lettering and decoration. Slight dulling to the spine. 
Price: 115.00 GBP
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A Millennium Bestiary, Anderton, Richard
12 Anderton, Richard A Millennium Bestiary
Bristol University of the West of England / Impact Press 1995 1995 1860430236 / 9781860430237 Limited Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Oblong Folio Various Illustrators 
54 pp, Limited edition 94 of 126 copies on good quality paper. Illustrated in b/w with 44 full page screen print plates, some marks to book cloth and page edges. 40 cm. tall, 57.5 cm wide 
Price: 550.00 GBP
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Picture Story of Chinese Old Farming, Anon
13 Anon Picture Story of Chinese Old Farming
N.p. N.d. [c. 1900] 1900 Boards Very Good 8vo. 
Original brown paper-covered boards with title label tipped-on to board. Boards slightly edgeworn. Accordian-fold leaves with dual English & Chinese text. With ten hand-coloured plates illustrating the text.. Later owner's inscription to the title page. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Adventures of Lottie the Hen, Anon
14 Anon The Adventures of Lottie the Hen
1940 1940 Card Covers Good Oblong 12mo. Anon 
[unpaginated] Hand illustrated manuscript in a sketchbook of a children's story detailing the exploits of one 'Lottie The Hen' The illustrations are very proficient and have been executed in pen pencil and watercolours. The work is unfinished, the text continues to a conclusion , but the illustrations do not. Contents loose in binding, but complete. Boards a little rubbed and warped, but the contents are very bright and clean. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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The Arabian Nights, Anon
15 Anon The Arabian Nights
London Constable & Co. Ltd. 1912 1912 First Editions Thus Decorated Cloth Very Good Large 8vo. Bull, Rene 
xi, 299 pp. Gilt-decorated cloth and spine. Rebacked with original spine laid down. Boards slightly marked and pictorial onlay to front board chipped & damaged. New endpapers. With 20 tipped-in colour plates by Rene Bull, as called for. Black & white in-text ilustrations. Uncommon. VG 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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The Holding of Flat-Peach Meeting by the Eight Fairies in Honour of the King's Mother of Fairy Kingdom, Anon
16 Anon The Holding of Flat-Peach Meeting by the Eight Fairies in Honour of the King's Mother of Fairy Kingdom
N.p. N.d. [c. 1900] 1900 Boards Very Good 8vo. 
Original brown paper-covered boards with title label tipped-on to board. Boards slightly edgeworn. Accordian-fold leaves with dual English & Chinese text. With ten hand-coloured plates illustrating the stories. Later owner's inscription to the title page. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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The International Portrait Gallery, Anon
17 Anon The International Portrait Gallery
London Cassell, Petter & Galpin N.d. [c. 1880] 1880 Cloth Very Good 4to. 
160 pp. Contemporary black cloth with title in gilt to spine. Boards marked. Lacks title page. With twenty full-page coloured lithographic portraits taken from photographs. Portraits include Victor Hugo, Bismarck, Longfellow and Garibaldi. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Forging the Bell : Willie Wimple Series, Anon [Hilda Cowham]
18 Anon [Hilda Cowham] Forging the Bell : Willie Wimple Series
London T. Fisher Unwin N.d. [c. 1910] 1910 Wraps Good 4to. Cowham, Hilda 
Unpaginated. Original colour pictorial wrappers. Wear to spine and one corner torn with loss. Early ink inscription to inside front cover. With four full-page chromolithographic plates and other b&w illustrations. No copies on OCLC. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Home Sweet Home, Anon [Payne, John Howard and others]
19 Anon [Payne, John Howard and others] Home Sweet Home
London Ernest Nister N.d. [c. 1890] 1890 Pictorial Boards Good 12mo. 
Unpaginated [12 pp]. Publisher's original green cloth spine over colour pictorial boards. Boards marked. With four full-page chromolithographic illustrations. Words to 'Home Sweet Home,' 'The Last Rose of Summer' and 'There's nae Luck about the House.' Copac records just OU. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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Dumpy Proverbs, Appleton, Honor C
20 Appleton, Honor C Dumpy Proverbs
London Grant Richards 1903 1903 Cloth Good 32mo. Honor Appleton 
95 pp, with 24 colour illustrations, previous owners name & address to ffep (pencil), boards rubbed and a little grubby, webbing showing beween title page and 1st illustration, complete 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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