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The Life of Catharine II Empress of Russia. In three volumes

By: Anon [Jean Henri Castera]

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Printed for T. N. Longman and O. Rees; and J. Debrett 1799: 1799

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 58679

Condition: Very Good


In 3 volumes complete. 'The Third Edition, With Considerable Improvements.' viii, 572; viii, 543; vii, 501 (1) pp. Contemporary full tree calf. Raised bands to spines with red leather title & volume labels. Minor creasing to spines. Small nick to one joint. Boards clean. Armorial bookplates and ink name to front pastedowns. Internally clean. Frontis portrait engravings to volumes one & two. Folding map frontis to volume three. All in Very Good condition. View more info

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The Life of Catharine II Empress of Russia. In three volumes

By: Anon [Jean Henri Castera]

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Printed for T. N. Longman and O. Rees; and J. Debrett 1799: 1799

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 59932

Condition: Good


In 3 volumes complete. 'The Third Edition, With Considerable Improvements.' viii, 572; viii, 543; vii, 501 (6) pp. Contemporary full speckled calf. Gilt-ruled lines to spines with red leather title labels. Slight wear & chipping to spine ends. Front joints split but holding. Boards clean. With the bookplate of Lord Minto of Roxburghshire (?) to front pastedowns. Internally clean. Frontis portrait engravings to volumes one & two. Folding map frontis to volume three. View more info

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The Ayrshire Legatees; Or, The Pringle Family

By: Anon [John Galt]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for William Blackwood 1821: 1821

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 53369

Condition: Very Good


(iv), 303 pp. Contemporary brown half morocco over marbled boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Boards rubbed and spine marked. Scattered light foxing. Binding firm. View more info

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Effie's Friends : Or, Chronicles of the Woods and Shore

By: Anon [Lady Augusta Keppel Noel]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co. 1865: 1865

Book number: 54754

Condition: Very Good


192 pp. Publisher's original gilt decorated brown cloth. Early ink notations to front endpaper. A few sections loose. Extra-illustrated title page. Illustrations by William Harry Rogers. Appears to be a first edition. Binding firm. View more info

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Redstone's Royal Guide to Guernsey : And the Adjacent Islands

By: Anon [Louisa Lane Clarke]

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London Guernsey & Jersey, Simpkin and Marshall / Henry Redstone / William Redstone 1856: 1856

Edition: 5th Edition

Book number: 58799

Condition: Very Good


iv, 128 pp. Original cloth-covered boards with gilt title to front board. Boards clean. Internally clean. Endpaper adverts. Copac lists just three copies across five editions, with just one copy of this edition at Leeds Univ. View more info

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Lives of British Physicians

By: Anon [Macmichael, William]

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, John Murray 1830: 1830

Book number: 60065

Condition: Near Fine


viii, 341 pp. Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards. Decorative gilt design & lettering to spine. All edges marbled. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Front hinge split. Spotting to plates. Frontis and three additional portraits. A nice copy. View more info

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An Abstract of All the Claims on the New Forest, in the County of Southampton, Entered at the Lord Chief Justice in Eyre's Court, Adjourned from the Swainmote Court, Held at Lyndhurst, the 27th of June, in the 22nd Year of King Charles the Second and Held at Winton, the 29th Day of September, 1670.

By: Anon [New Forest]

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Salisbury, Benj. Cha. Collins and J. Johnson 1776: 1776

Book number: 48226

Condition: Near Fine


202, (10) pp. Modern full sprinkled calf. Five raised bands to spine. Red morocco title label. New endpapers. Uncommon. Clean internally with binding in Fine condition. 21 cm. tall View more info

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Practical Carpentry, Joinery & Cabinet-Making : Being a new & complete system of lines for the use of workmen founded on accurate geometrical & mechanical principles with their application in carpentry, - to roofs, domes, centring ...

By: Anon [Nicholson, Peter]

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Kelly 1840: 1840

Book number: 60277

Condition: Good


viii, 1-132, 36, 133-140 (index) pp. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Gilt decoration to spine with brown leather title label. Boards rubbed. Spotting to plates. With 90 plates (84 + 6). Plate 37 is the title vignette. Binding firm. View more info

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Home Sweet Home

By: Anon [Payne, John Howard and others]

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister N.d. [c. 1890]: 1890

Book number: 53360

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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The Medallic History of England to the Revolution

By: Anon [Pinkerton, J.]

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Edwards and Sons 1790: 1790

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56670

Condition: Very Good


iv, 112 pp. Contemporary full leather. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration & lettering. Marbled endpapers. Spine lettering slightly faded. Minor wear to spine ends & corners. Foxing to prelims. Internally clean. With forty full-page plates and descriptive text to each plate. All plates clean. Binding firm. View more info

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The History and Antiquities of the Cathedral-Church of Salisbury, and the Abbey-Church of Bath [with] A Vindication of the King's Sovereign Rights [with] Connubium Regiae Praerogativae, cum Magna Charta Anglorum. Three works in one

By: Anon [Richard Rawlinson]

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, E. Curll 1719: 1719

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 61018

Condition: Very Good


Three works in one. xvi, 351, (iv), 98, 14, (18)pp. Recent quarter calf over marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with gilt devices and black leather title label. New endpapers. Boards clean. Internally clean. Early bookplate laid down to front pastedown. Head & tail-pieces. Three plates, including two folding. ESTC T147655 View more info

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Instructions Adressees par sa Majeste l'Imperatrice de Toutes les Russies ... traduit de l'Allemand [Code de Catherine]

By: Anon [Rodolphe Frey des Landres, Jean]

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Petersbourg, N.p. 1769: 1769

Book number: 60757

Condition: Very Good


First French edition. 286 pp. Contemporary carta rustica. Wrappers rubbed. Wear to spine with tear along joint. Occasional spotting. Binding firm. The famous Nakaz translation, published shortly before the Empress's own translation. View more info

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The English Chronology : Being a Brief Chronological Account of the Most Considerable Publick Occurrences That Have Happen'd in These Kingdoms, and Other Adjacent Parts, Since King William the Third's Accession to the Crown. From 1688, to 1696

By: Anon [Smithurst, Benjamin]

Price: £750.00

Publisher: Oxford, Printed by L. Lichfield, for John Howell Bookseller 1696: 1696

Book number: 53345

Condition: Good


(iv), 127, 12 pp. Original sewn leaves. Advertisement leaf, title page, errata on verso of tp, followed by 127 text pages and 11 index pages. Leaves quite stained, but not affecting legibility. Good condition. Copac records only: BL; Lambeth Palace. ESTC R221530 Wing S4357. View more info

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Fowling, A Poem (In Five Books) Descriptive of Grouse, Partridge, Pheasant, Woodcock, Duck, and Snipe Shooting

By: Anon [Vincent, John]

Price: £600.00

Publisher: London, Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies 1808: 1808

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 52126

Condition: Fine


First edition. (vi), 150, (2) pp. Full green morocco. Raised bands to spine with decorative gilt panels. Gilt turn-ins with maroon paper endpapers. Top edge gilt. Bound by Wallis. Edges untrimmed. Extra illustrated with seven hand-coloured engravings. Two-page publisher's list at rear. Some offsetting from engravings. An attractive copy in Fine condition. View more info

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The Land of Promise : Or, My Impressions of Australia

By: Anon [William Shaw]

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall & Co. 1854: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58241

Condition: Very Good


xii, 343 pp. Contemporary dark green calf with raised bands to spine & maroon leather title label. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Boards slightly marked & rubbed. Bookplate to front pastedown. Internally clean. Includes a chapter on the discovery of gold in Australia in 1846. 'An anecdotal picture of social and economic conditions on various diggings'. Ferguson. The author later went to California during the Gold Rush. View more info

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A Book of Golden Deeds of All Times and All Lands. Golden Treasury Series

By: Anon [Yonge, Charlotte M.]

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co. 1892: 1892

Book number: 55046

Condition: Fine


xi, 454 pp. Gilt-decorated maroon full morocco. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and lettering. All edges gilt. Prize binding with gilt school device of the Godolphin School, Hammersmith, to front board and prize bookplate to front pastedown. Gilt turn-ins and marbled endpapers. Bound by Bickers. Title-page vignette. Minor spotting to prelims. A bright and Fine copy. View more info

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A Book of Golden Deeds of All Times and All Lands. Golden Treasury Series

By: Anon [Yonge, Charlotte M.]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co. 1888: 1888

Book number: 59981

Condition: Very Good


xi, 454 pp. Contemporary blind-stamped black calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt devices and red leather title label. Bevelled edges. All edges red. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Bumpus. Slight rubbing to spine & extremities. Early ink inscription to first blank. Boards clean. Internally clean. Title-page vignette. View more info