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Image for An History of the Original Parish of Whalley, and Honor of Clitheroe, in the Counties of Lancaster and York,

An History of the Original Parish of Whalley, and Honor of Clitheroe, in the Counties of Lancaster and York,

By: Whitaker, Thomas Dunham

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, J. Nichols: 1806

Edition: Second Edition with Additions

Seller ID: 097690

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 12 x 9 3/4 inches. Collation, v,3pp, subscribers, 483pp, 9pp additions,corrections, 4pp index, engraved frontis, large folding map, 27 plates, of which 1 is double page, and 1 folding, 11 pedigrees. Bound in full calf. Rebacked retaining the period boards, gilt bands, gilt centre stamp, leather title label,full marble edges and endpapers. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some offsetting heavier to title page, occasional spotting/browning. Pages and plates in good condition throughout. A very nice copy, in an attractive full calf binding. View more info

Image for Whitbread's Reduced Ordnance Map of London  [ 1884 ]

Whitbread's Reduced Ordnance Map of London [ 1884 ]

By: Whitbread J. [ Publisher ]

Price: £275.00

Publisher: London, Whitbread: 1884

Seller ID: 096553

Condition: Very Good Plus


Large folding linen backed, coloured map. Map measures 32 x 28 inches, in 40 section. Circa 1884. Map in very good clean bright condition. House in original publishers case. Gilt lettering faded. Case in very good condition. Lacking index. A very nice map. View more info

Image for A Treatise on the Causes and Effects of Inflammation, Fever, Cancer, Scrofula, and Nervous Affections: Observations on the Correctness of Linnaeus s Classification of Diseases, Together with Remarks on the Specific Action of His Patent Medicated Vapour

A Treatise on the Causes and Effects of Inflammation, Fever, Cancer, Scrofula, and Nervous Affections: Observations on the Correctness of Linnaeus s Classification of Diseases, Together with Remarks on the Specific Action of His Patent Medicated Vapour

By: Whitlaw

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Published By The Author: 1831

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097537

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 x 6 inches. Collation, xxxii,304pp, half title. Bound in period or early cloth. Rebacked retaining the original boards and title label. Cloth lightly rubbed, some light marking or wear, title label worn. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, some persistant light spotting or browning. Pages in good condition. A good solid copy. View more info

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Works ( Complete in 14 Volumes, Limited to 1000 Copies )

By: Wilde Oscar

Price: £1,400.00

Publisher: London, Methuen and Co: 1908

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 009473

Condition: Near Very Good


The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde. Limited to 1000 copies. 1. The Picture of Dorian Gray. 2. The Importance of Being Earnest. 3. A House of Pomegranates; The Happy Prince, and Other Tales. 4. De Profundis, with Additional Matter. 5. Lady Windermere's Fan. 6. Intentions, and The Soul of Man. 7. The Duchess of Padua. 8. A Woman of No Importance. 9. An Ideal Husband. 10. Lord Arthur Savile's Crime, and Other Prose Pieces; 11. Salome; A Florentine Tragedy; Vera. 12. Reviews. 13. Miscellanies. 14. Poems. Bound in original publishers cream cloth, gilt title lettering, gilt stamp on top board, top gi... View more info

Image for Intentions  [ the English Library No 54. Half Vellum ]

Intentions [ the English Library No 54. Half Vellum ]

By: Wilde Oscar

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Heinemann and Balestier: 1891

Seller ID: 099689

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 15.5x11.5.cm. 212pp. Bound in period half vellum, vellum corners, green cloth boards, ornate gilt tooling on spine, leather title label, top gilt edge, marble endpapers. Vellum lightly dust/dirt marked, leather label chipped on corners. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners name on first blank. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean copy, in a very attractive binding. View more info

Image for Mathematicall magick· Or, The wonders that may be performed by mechanicall geometry. In two books. Concerning mechanicall powers. motions. Being one of the most easie, pleasant, usefull, (and yet most neglected) part of mathematicks. Not before treated of

Mathematicall magickĀ· Or, The wonders that may be performed by mechanicall geometry. In two books. Concerning mechanicall powers. motions. Being one of the most easie, pleasant, usefull, (and yet most neglected) part of mathematicks. Not before treated of

By: Wilkins John

Price: £850.00

Publisher: London, printed by M[iles]. F[lesher]. for Sa: Gellibrand at the brasen Serpent in Pauls Church-yard.: 1648

Seller ID: 097679


Book measures 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches.Collation, [14], 295pp, text illustrations throughout, of which there are 17 more substantial text or near full page illustrations. [ lacking frontis, possible last blank or advertising leaf ]. Bound in full period or early calf. At some time the boards and spine have been repaired. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, title page has been rubbed/worn on top secition, [ erasing the title lettering '' Mathematicall magick ''. ], staining to top left-hand corner of first 100 pages, becoming ligher as it continues. Pages in good condition throug... View more info

Image for The Olynthiacs of Demosthenes. Edited by the Rev. Henry Musgrave Wilkins, M.A. Fellow of Merton College, Oxford; author of "A manual of Latin prose," "A manual of Greek prose," "Elementary Greek exercises," etc.

The Olynthiacs of Demosthenes. Edited by the Rev. Henry Musgrave Wilkins, M.A. Fellow of Merton College, Oxford; author of "A manual of Latin prose," "A manual of Greek prose," "Elementary Greek exercises," etc.

By: Wilkins Rev Henry Musgrave

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, John W. Parker: 1860

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 097374

Condition: Very Good Plus


Inscribed on free endpaper '' Presented to the Right Honourable Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton with the editors respected compliments and gratefull regards ''. Book measures 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, [4],166,[6]pp. Bound in original publishers green cloth. Cloth very light rubbed, very minor bump. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

Babylons ruine, Jerusalems rising : Set forth in a sermon preached before the Honourable House of Commons, on the 25 Octob. being the day appointed for the monthly fast, solemnly to be observed. By Henry Wilkinson, B.D. late divinity reader in Magdalen

By: Wilkinson Henry

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, printed for Chr. Meredith, and Sa. Gellibrand, and are to be sold at their shops in Pauls Church-yard 1643: 1643

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095706

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, [8],32pp. Bound in quarter leather, marble boards. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, short closed tear and small stain mark on title page, some dust or dirt marking. Pages in good clean condition. A good copy, of a rare work. View more info

Image for Outlines of the Course of Qualitative Analysis Followed in the Giessen Laboratory

Outlines of the Course of Qualitative Analysis Followed in the Giessen Laboratory

By: Will Henry [ Preface By Baron Liebig ]

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Taylor & Walton: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098792

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 25 x 15 cm. Collation, xi,[1]103pp, 1pp erata, 5 double page tables, 7pp booklist, 1pp specimen. Bound in original publishers embossed cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth rubbed on edges, with some minor loss of cloth. Generally a nice clean binding. Internally, pages clean throughout. A clean copy, in a good period binding. View more info

Image for Heraldic Notices of Canterbury Cathedral with Genealogical and Topographical Notes

Heraldic Notices of Canterbury Cathedral with Genealogical and Topographical Notes

By: Willement Thomas

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, Harding, Lepard, and Co: 1827

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098772

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 24.5. x 20 cm. Collation, xi,[1],188pp, engraved frontis. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt design and lettering. Calf rubbed on edges, with some scuff wear. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for Madame Recamier and Her Friends

Madame Recamier and Her Friends

By: Williams H. Noel

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London & New York, Harper & Brother Publishers: 1901

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 095964

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 11 1/2 x 9 inches. Limited to 600 signed copies, signed by Williams. Collation, xiv,350pp, 24 full page plates. Bound in original publishers plum coloured cloth, with gilt lettering, gilt design on top board. Cloth lightly faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. View more info

The Historians' History of the World [ Complete in 25 Volumes ]

By: Williams Henry Smith [ Edited By ]

Price: £320.00

Publisher: London, The Times: 1908

Seller ID: 010031

Condition: Very Good


Complete set, in 25 volumes. Books measure 26.5x18.5.cm. Circa 15,000 pages, illustrated. Bound in original publishers red cloth, with gilt decoration and title lettering on spines. Cloth lightly rubbed, very minor wear, two volumes have fading on spines. Generally all volumes in very good clean bright condition. Internally, some general light spotting. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice set. View more info

Image for The Architectural History of the Conventual Buildings of the Monastry of Christ Church in Canterbury Considered in Relation to the Monastic Life and Rules and Drawn Up from Personal Surveys and Original Documentary Research

The Architectural History of the Conventual Buildings of the Monastry of Christ Church in Canterbury Considered in Relation to the Monastic Life and Rules and Drawn Up from Personal Surveys and Original Documentary Research

By: Willis Robert

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Kent Archaeological Society By Taylor & Co: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098915

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 23x15.cm. Collation, iv,209pp, 16 plates, of which 5 are folding. Bound in original publishers mauve cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth lightly rubbed on edges, slightly faded. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, newspaper articles and previous owners name on front endpapers. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A nice clean copy. View more info

An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean, Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of His Officers, Who, in August 1783, Were There Shipwrecked, in the Antelope

By: Wilson Captain Henry

Price: £650.00

Publisher: London, Printed for G. Nicol: 1788

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097769

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 12 x 9 1/2 inches. Collation, xxvii,[1],378pp, 1pp errata, engraved frontis, folding chart, 15 further plates. Bound in full period tree calf, flat gilt bands, gilt image of a ''ship'' within compartments, leather title label, gilt border to boards. At some time the binding has been repaired/restored. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, period name on free endpaper. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

Image for The Lost Solar System of the Ancients Discovered

The Lost Solar System of the Ancients Discovered

By: Wilson John

Price: £525.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts: 1856

Seller ID: 097274

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 9 x 6 inches. Collation, viii,486pp, viii,475pp, 26pp appendix. Bound in original publishers embossed green cloth. At some time both volumes have been restored/refurbished, cloth repaired. Cloth has some age wear, light staining. Both bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice set. View more info

Image for Mahdiism and the Egyptian Sudan: Being An Account of the Rise and Progress of Mahdiism, and of Subsequent Events in the Sudan to the Present Time

Mahdiism and the Egyptian Sudan: Being An Account of the Rise and Progress of Mahdiism, and of Subsequent Events in the Sudan to the Present Time

By: Wingate Major F. R.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1891

Seller ID: 099945

Condition: Good


Book measures 22.5x14.cm. Collation, xxviii,617pp, 30 maps, including map in rear pocket. Bound in quarter calf, cloth boards. gilt lettering. Binding rubbed, worn, library number and labels on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, library stamps throughout, maps stamped on verso, one page of text repaired. Generally pages and maps in good condition. A good solid copy. View more info

Extracts from the Minutes of the Epping and Ongar Highway Trust

By: Winstone Benj

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Harrison and Sons: 1891

Edition: Private Circulation

Seller ID: 009343

Condition: Good Plus


Collation, vi[2]303pp, illustrations complete as listed. Bound in library buckram. Library label and number on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional library mark or stamp, ( about 10 in all ), one folding plate torn without loss. Pages and illustrations in good clean condition throughout. A good clean well bound copy. A9 View more info

Image for Our parish registers; being three hundred years of curious local history as collected from the original registers churchwardens' accounts and monumental records of the parish of Waltham Holy Cross.

Our parish registers; being three hundred years of curious local history as collected from the original registers churchwardens' accounts and monumental records of the parish of Waltham Holy Cross.

By: Winters W.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Published By The Author, Churchyard, Waltham Abbey, Essex: 1885

Seller ID: 099676

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 18x12.cm. 239pp. Bound in modern cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A good clean solid copy. View more info

Image for The Queen Eleanor Memorial, Waltham Cross. [ Erected A.D. 1291-2 ] with Historical Notices of '' Ye Olde Foure Swanners Hostelerie, A.D. 1260, '' and Other Places of Interest in Cheshunt

The Queen Eleanor Memorial, Waltham Cross. [ Erected A.D. 1291-2 ] with Historical Notices of '' Ye Olde Foure Swanners Hostelerie, A.D. 1260, '' and Other Places of Interest in Cheshunt

By: Winters William

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Churchyard, Waltham Abbey, Essex, Published By The Author: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097343

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches. 78,[2]pp. Bound in blue cloth, with gilt title lettering on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, spotting to first and last few pages. Pages in good condition. A nice copy, of a rare first edition. View more info

Commentarium nosologicum, morbos epidemicos et aeris variationes in urbe Eboracensi locisque vicinis, per sedecim annos grassantes Complectens

By: Wintringham Cliftono

Price: £240.00

Publisher: Londini, Londini : Typis Gul. Bowyer; impensis J. Walthoe, è regione Excambii Regii, in vico vulgo dicto Cornhill.: 1733

Seller ID: 095704

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 x 5 inches. Collation, 168pp. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling in compartments, ornate dentelle gilt tooling on boards, full gilt edges, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed, scuffed on edges and corners, with minor wear loss, hinge joints cracked, but boards firmly attached. Internally, some light spotting or browing, slightly heavier in places. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice copy, in a very attractive period binding. View more info