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Image for Hints to Purchasers of Horses

Hints to Purchasers of Horses

By: Anon

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Charles Knight: 1825

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 099182

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 18x11.cm. viii,72pp.Bound in original publishers printed/illustrated boards. At some time not recently, the binding has been rebacked, the boards are lightly rubbed, minor abrasion wear. The illustrations on baords are fading. Generally a very good clean firm binding.Internally, period previous owners name of fixed endpaper, short crease or repair on one page. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy, bound with period boards. View more info

Image for Dictionnaire De L'academie Francoise Revu, Corrigeet et Augmente Par L'academie Elle-meme

Dictionnaire De L'academie Francoise Revu, Corrigeet et Augmente Par L'academie Elle-meme

By: Anon

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez J. J. Smits et Co: 1798

Edition: Cinquie`me e´dition.

Seller ID: 099267

Condition: Good Plus


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 28x21.5.cm. Collation, xii, 776pp, 763pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate blind stamp tooling, blind dentelles to boards, coloured endpapers. Calf rubbed, scuffed, some wear loss on edges and corners, hinge joints rubbed, split, but boards holding. Generally both bindings in good condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate. Pages in good clean condition. A nice set, in attractive period bindings. View more info

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Appendix to the Report of the Commissioners [ 5 Volumes ]

By: Anon

Price: £475.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Ordered By the House of Commons, to be Printed: 1835

Seller ID: 010068

Condition: Very Good Plus


Volume 1. Midland, Western and South-Western Circuits. Volume 2. South-Eastern and Southern Circuits. Volume 3. Northern and North-Midland Circuits. Volume 4. Eastern and North-Western Circuits. Volume 5. Places not in any District. Continuous pagination from 1-2940pp. Complete in 5 volumes?. Books measure 33x21.5.cm. Bound in modern leather backed grey boards. Library stamp on spines and boards, very minor wear. All bindings in very good clean solid condition. Internally, very occasional library stamps. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean well bound set. View more info

Image for The Royal Mint: Its Working, Conduct, and Operations, Fully and Practically Explaied [ Inscribed Copy ]

The Royal Mint: Its Working, Conduct, and Operations, Fully and Practically Explaied [ Inscribed Copy ]

By: Ansell George Frederick

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Effingham Wilson: 1870

Seller ID: 098754

Condition: Very Good Plus


Presentation copy from the Author to his Mother. Book measures 28.5. x 20 cm. Collation, vi,124pp, 3 full page plates, plus text illustrations. Bound in original publishers brown cloth with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed, very minor wear loss. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean presentation copy. View more info

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Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity [ 51 Volumes Including Index ]

By: Archaeologia

Price: £2,000.00

Publisher: London, Published By the Society of Antiquaries of London [ Volumes 1 to 50, ]: 1779

Seller ID: 097444


Complete run, volumes 1 to 50, plus index volume for first 50 volumes. Published between 1779-1887. Books measure 12 x 9 1/2 inches. Numerous full page and folding plates. Bound in library buckram. Cloth very lightly rubbed, lightly dust or dirt marked. All bindings in very good sturdy condition. Internally, occasional library stamp or mark, [ about 10 to each volume ], most plates not stamped, the plates that are stamped are stamped on verso, [ not the engraved side ], occasional spotting or browing. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice run, in good sturdy bindings. View more info

Image for Rettorica et Poetica d'Aristotile tradotte di greco in lingua vulgare fiorentina da Bernardo Segni

Rettorica et Poetica d'Aristotile tradotte di greco in lingua vulgare fiorentina da Bernardo Segni

By: Aristotele Bernardo Segni

Price: £475.00

Publisher: In Firenze, In Firenze, Appresso Lorenzo Torrentini, impressor' Ducale: 1549

Seller ID: 009582

Condition: Very Good


Collation complete, Signatures: chi, A-ZZ, AAA, (AAA6 blank),6 preliminary leaves, 355, [23],pp.Book measures 8 x 5 inches. Bound in quarter calf, marble boards, flat gilt bands, and title lettering. Binding very light rubbed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some persistant very light browning, a few pages with minor repair, one page repaired with loss of a few letters. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice clean well bound copy.A17 View more info

Image for De' veri precetti della pittvra, libri tre Ne' quali con bell'ordine d'vtili, & buoni auertimenti, per chi desidera in essa farsi con prestezza eccellente, di dimostrano i modi principali del disegnare, & del dipignere, & di fare le Pitture.

De' veri precetti della pittvra, libri tre Ne' quali con bell'ordine d'vtili, & buoni auertimenti, per chi desidera in essa farsi con prestezza eccellente, di dimostrano i modi principali del disegnare, & del dipignere, & di fare le Pitture.

By: Armenini, Giovanni Battista

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Publisher In Ravenna : Apresso Francesco Tebaldini, Publisher In Ravenna : Apresso Francesco Tebaldini, ad instantia di Tomaso Pasini Libraro in Bologna: 1587

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 096118

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed on top margin of title page, '' John Carr, Florence, Jan 5th, 1799. Book measures 8 x 6 inches. Collation, [20],229,[3],pp. Signatures, daggers, A-Z, Aa,Gg. Bound in nineteenth-century? vellum. Vellum rebacked, rubbed, dust/dirt marked, [ religious institution stamp on top board ], boards sprung. Binding in good condition. Internally, 2 faded ink stamps on title page, one page of index bound tightly along inner margin, six leaves have a small light stain on bottom corner, a few minor spot stain marks. Pages in very good condition throughout. A nice copy, of a rare book. View more info

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Stories of Wicklow

By: Armstrong George Francis Savage

Price: £375.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co: 1892

Edition: New Editiion

Seller ID: 098449

Condition: Very Good Plus


Fine binding. Book measures 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches. xii,431pp, 19pp booklist. Bound in period red gilt crushed morocco, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling with compartments, decorative dentelles to boards, full gilt edges, marble endpapers. Binding in near fine condition. Internally, pages clean and bright throughout. A superb copy. View more info

Image for Ars Tactica Acies Contra Alanos, Periplus Ponti Euxini, Periplus Maris Erythraei, Liber de Venatione, Epicteti Enchiridion, Ejusdem Apothegmata et Fragmenta, Quae in Joannis Staei Florilegio, et in Agelli Noctibus Atticus Supersunt.

Ars Tactica Acies Contra Alanos, Periplus Ponti Euxini, Periplus Maris Erythraei, Liber de Venatione, Epicteti Enchiridion, Ejusdem Apothegmata et Fragmenta, Quae in Joannis Staei Florilegio, et in Agelli Noctibus Atticus Supersunt.

By: Arrianus Flavius

Price: £380.00

Publisher: Published by Jansson-Waesberg, Amstelodami, Published by Jansson-Waesberg, Amstelodami: 1683

Seller ID: 097983

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 inches. Collation, engraved title, printed title, [10],[3]-450pp, 4pp errata, 2 folding maps, 1 folding plan, some text illustrations, text in Greek and Latin. Bound in modern antiquarian style leather, raised bands, leather title label, blind tooling to boards. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean well bound copy. View more info

Image for The Art of Double-Counting on the Lathe. Whereby a Variety of Patterns in the Form of Ellipses, Triangles, Squares, Pentagons, Hexagons and Octagons.

The Art of Double-Counting on the Lathe. Whereby a Variety of Patterns in the Form of Ellipses, Triangles, Squares, Pentagons, Hexagons and Octagons.

By: Ash James Captain

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, L. Booth: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098586

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 23 x 15 cm. 131pp, 30 full page plates, half title. Bound in original publishers embossed cloth, with gilt title lettering, yellow endpapers. Cloth lightly rubbed, light abrasion wear on head and tail on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, bound in publishers cloth. View more info

Image for The Art of Double-Counting on the Lathe. Whereby a Variety of Patterns in the Form of Ellipses, Triangles, Squares, Pentagons, Hexagons and Octagons.

The Art of Double-Counting on the Lathe. Whereby a Variety of Patterns in the Form of Ellipses, Triangles, Squares, Pentagons, Hexagons and Octagons.

By: Ash James Major. [ Holtzapffel John Jacob. Appendix By ]

Price: £140.00

Publisher: London, Published By Holtzapffel: 1881

Seller ID: 098587

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 23 x 15 cm. 144pp, 31 full page plates, half title. Bound in original publishers embossed cloth, with gilt lettering, yellow endpapers. Cloth very slightly faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for The Saxon in Ireland: or, The rambles of an Englishman in the West of Ireland in search of a settlement.

The Saxon in Ireland: or, The rambles of an Englishman in the West of Ireland in search of a settlement.

By: Ashworth, J. H

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Dublin, William Robertson: 1854

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 097898

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 7 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, xi,263pp, 32pp Murray's catalogue, this edition omits the frontis and map. Bound in original publishers green embossed cloth, with gilt lettering. Lean and faded on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, neat inscription on endpaper, front inner joints cracked, but contents holding firm, print fading from title page. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The royal politician represented in one hundred emblems : Written in Spanish by Don Diego Saavedra Faxardo, Knight of the order of St. Jago, plenipotentiary ambassador to the cantons of Switzerland, at the imperial Diet at Ratisbon, at the Famous.

The royal politician represented in one hundred emblems : Written in Spanish by Don Diego Saavedra Faxardo, Knight of the order of St. Jago, plenipotentiary ambassador to the cantons of Switzerland, at the imperial Diet at Ratisbon, at the Famous.

By: Astry J. A.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, printed for Matt. Gylliflower at the Spread-Eagle in Westminster-Hall: and Luke Meredith at the Star in St. Paul's Church-Yard MDCC. [1700]: 1700

Seller ID: 096961

Condition: Near Very Good


Volume 1 of 2, only. Book measures 7 1/2 x 5 inches. [20],376pp, engraved frontis, 51 half page emblem plates. Bound in full panelled calf, raised bands. Calf rubbed on edges, short split on top hinge, but boards firmly attached. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for Miscellanies Upon Various Subjects. a New Edition, with Considerable Improvements to Which is Prefixed Some Account of His Life

Miscellanies Upon Various Subjects. a New Edition, with Considerable Improvements to Which is Prefixed Some Account of His Life

By: Aubrey John

Price: £750.00

Publisher: London, Printed for W. Ottridge: 1784

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 098929

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 19x12.5.cm. Collation, [2],x,[4],292,[4]pp, 1 engraved plate. Bound in later half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title label. Calf rubbed, some scuff marking. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners inscription on endpaper, title page torn across printers info, repaired, browning to a couple of gatherings. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean solid copy. View more info

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Cottage, Lodge, and Villa Architecture

By: Audsley W & G.

Price: £525.00

Publisher: London. Glasgow. Edinburgh, William Mackenzie: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098602

Condition: Very Good


Folio. Books measures 45 x 33 cm. No date, circa 1870. Collation, lithographic red-and-black title page [4],32pp, plus descriptive text for plates, 91 lithographic plates, omits plates, 62, 69-74, but adds plates 5A, 6A, 7A, 8A, 9A, 10A, 25A, 28A&B, 44A, 51A, & 54A. Bound in later half calf, calf corners, raised bands, gilt lines, gilt centre stamp within compartments, cloth boards. Binding lightly rubbed, short section of cloth on bottom board lifting. Generally a very good clean solid binding. Internally, occasional spotting or small stain to plates, browning to accompanying text. Generally... View more info

Image for D. Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis episcopi Retractationum libri II.

D. Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis episcopi Retractationum libri II.

By: Augustine of Hippo [ Saint Augustine ]

Price: £650.00

Publisher: Apud Ioannem Frellaeum, 1536, Apud Ioannem Frellaeum, 1536: 1536

Seller ID: 096083

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 6 x 4 inches. Collation, 124pp, [1], 1pp printers devise. Bound in full calf. Rebacked, retaining early boards. Boards showing signs on wear. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, lacking fixed endpaper, early leaf of text used as rear endpaper, previous owners bookplate, title page has some light staining. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very nice early work. View more info

Image for Certaine Select Prayers Gathered out of S. Augustines Meditations, which he calleth his private talke with God. Also his Manuel, or booke of Contemplation of Christ, Newly printed, Corrected. [ Bound with The Pomaunder of Prayer ]

Certaine Select Prayers Gathered out of S. Augustines Meditations, which he calleth his private talke with God. Also his Manuel, or booke of Contemplation of Christ, Newly printed, Corrected. [ Bound with The Pomaunder of Prayer ]

By: Augustinus, Aurelius. [ Saint ]

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: printed by John Wolfe for the Assignes of Richard Day: 1586

Seller ID: 099605


Book measures 13.5x9.5.cm. First work. Certaine Select Prayers Gathered out of S. Augustines Meditations, which he calleth his private talke with God. Also his Manuel, or booke of Contemplation of Christ, Newly printed, Corrected. Signatures should read A8, B8, C8, D8, E8, F8, G8, H8, J8, K8, L8, M8, N8, O8, P8, Q8, R8, S8, T8, U8. This copy lacking B4-8, lacking gatherings O,& P, U4, LACKING A SECITION OF TEXT, LACKING U8, which is a blank. LACKING 21 LEAVES IN ALL, WITH A FEW OTHER LEAVES DEFECTIVE . Second work. The Pomaunder of Prayer. By Beacon [ Thomas ]. Imprinted at London : By John Da... View more info

Du Decollement Hyaloidien

By: Auquier Eugene

Price: £79.99

Publisher: Montpellier, Typographie et Lithographie Boehm et Fils: 1878

Seller ID: 008256


Collation, 158, half title present. Bound in modern full panelled calf, gilt title lettering. Binding in excellent clean firm condition. Internally, no loose pages, pages in very good clean condition. A very good clean well bound copy.A64 View more info

Image for Parergon Juris Canonici Anglicani, Or, A Commentary By Way of Supplement to the Canons and Constitutions of the Church of England: Not Only from the Books of the Canon and Civil Law, But Likewise from the Statute and Common Law of this Realm

Parergon Juris Canonici Anglicani, Or, A Commentary By Way of Supplement to the Canons and Constitutions of the Church of England: Not Only from the Books of the Canon and Civil Law, But Likewise from the Statute and Common Law of this Realm

By: Ayliffe John

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Thomas Osborne: 1726

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009521

Condition: Near Very Good


Collation, xlii,[1] 552, 22pp. Bound in full calf. Rebacked, ( not recentely ), retaining the original period boards, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title label. Calf rubbed, top board becoming detached, but still holding, Law Society stamp on spine. Generally a good binding. Internally, occasional Law Society stamp, pages in good clean condition throughout. Rare first edition. A nice copy, in a full leather binding. A16 View more info

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Sylva Sylvarum: Or, A Natural Historie. In Ten Centuries.

By: Bacon Francis

Price: £850.00

Publisher: London, Printed By John Haviland, for William Lee: 1639

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 096616

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 11 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches. Collation, [16], 218,[19], [3], New Atlantis, 43pp, complete with engraved frontis, and additional engraved title. Bound in full period or early calf, flat bands, blind lines to boards. Calf rubbed, scuffed, some loss on edges and corners, short split on joints, but both boards holding firm. Generally a good period binding. Internally, lacking fixed endpapers, initial stamp [ BE ], on both endboards, and on verso of title page, short tear to margin of frontis, small light stain marks to first few pages, light staining to lower half of about 30 other pages. ... View more info