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Image for The royal atlas of England and Wales reduced from the ordnance survey : a complete series of topographical maps, physical and statistical charts, town plans, and index of 35,000 Names

The royal atlas of England and Wales reduced from the ordnance survey : a complete series of topographical maps, physical and statistical charts, town plans, and index of 35,000 Names

By: Bartholomew J. G. [ Edited By ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1899

Seller ID: 099578

Condition: Very Good Plus


No printed date, but circa 1899. Book measures 37x26.cm. Collation, 72pp, 52 coloured maps, plus 18 maps/plans in more detail, inculding 2 plans of london. Bound in original publishers brown cloth, with gilt tooling. Cloth lightly rubbed, minor abrasion wear. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and maps in very good clean condition throughout. A very nice clean well bound atlas View more info

Image for Antiquissimi Virgiliani Codicis Fragmenta et Picturae ex Bibliotheca Vaticana.

Antiquissimi Virgiliani Codicis Fragmenta et Picturae ex Bibliotheca Vaticana.

By: Bartoli Pietro Santo

Price: £775.00

Publisher: Romae, ex chalcographia apud Fedem Marmoreum,, Romae: 1741

Seller ID: 097238

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 16 x 11 inches. Collation, xxii, 225pp, engraved title, 58 vignette illustrations. Bound in full period mottled calf, raised bands, gilt fleur de lys design within compartments. Calf rubbed on edges, wear loss on head and tail of spine, two short splits on top hinge joint. Boards holding firm. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy, in a very attractive period binding. View more info

Image for Basil Valentine his Triumphant chariot of antimony : with annotations of Theodore Kirkringius. M.D. With the true book of the learned Synesius a Greek abbot taken out of the Emperour's library, concerning the Philosopher's

Basil Valentine his Triumphant chariot of antimony : with annotations of Theodore Kirkringius. M.D. With the true book of the learned Synesius a Greek abbot taken out of the Emperour's library, concerning the Philosopher's

By: Basilius Valentinus

Price: £3,250.00

Publisher: London, London. : Printed for Dorman Newman at the Kings Arms in the Poultry. 1678: 1678

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097272

Condition: Very Good


Bookplate of Alvin Langdon Coburn. Book measures 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation,[16], 176 p., [5] leaves of plates. Bound in full calf, [ probably about 100 years ago ], raised bands, gilt fleur-de-lis gilt design within compartments, gilt rule lines, full gilt edges. At some time this volumes has been rebacked, retaining most of the original spine. Some minor wear on edges, some discolouring of leather. Generally a very nice firm binding. Internally, early previous owners name on title page. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in an attractive full leather binding. View more info

Ambassade Du Maréschal De Bassompierre en Suisse l'an 1625. 2 Volumes. .Ambassade Du Maréschal De Bassompierre En Espagne l'an 1621..Négociation Du Maréchal De Bassompierre Envoyé Ambassadeur Extaordinaire, en Angleterre, etc.

By: Bassompierre Francois Baron De ( 3 Works Bound in 2 Volumes )

Price: £320.00

Publisher: A Cologne, Cologne: Pierre du Marteau, 1668.: 1668

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009105

Condition: Very Good Plus


Collation, 388pp,163pp, 269pp316pp.Bookplate of ''The Right Honourable Wilmot Earl of Lisburne in the Kingdon of Ireland ) Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt band lines, gilt rule lines to boards, gilt inner dentelles, full gilt edges, marble endpaper. Calf light rubbed, spines darkened. Both bindings in very good attractive condition. Internally, pages in very good clean condition throughout. A very attractive antiquarian work.A64 View more info

Image for Aquatic Notes, or Sketches of the Rise and Progress of Rowing at Cambridge. By a member of the C.U.B.C. With a Letter, Containing Hints on Rowing and Training, By Robert Coombes, Champion Sculler.

Aquatic Notes, or Sketches of the Rise and Progress of Rowing at Cambridge. By a member of the C.U.B.C. With a Letter, Containing Hints on Rowing and Training, By Robert Coombes, Champion Sculler.

By: Bateman John Fitzherbert

Price: £475.00

Publisher: Cambridge & London, J. Deighton & G. Bell: 1852

Seller ID: 097434

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 7 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, xi,107pp, half title present. Bound in original publishers blind and gilt stamped blue cloth, with coloured endpapers. Small repair to head and tail of spine, cloth age darkened, gilt of spine faded. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, pages clean throughout. A very nice copy. View more info

Image for Materials For The Study of Variation Treated With Especial Regard To Discontinuity In The Origin of Species.

Materials For The Study of Variation Treated With Especial Regard To Discontinuity In The Origin of Species.

By: Bateson William

Price: £325.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 098829

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 23.5. x 16.cm. Collation, xv,[1]598pp,2pp,booklist. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Cloth very lightly rubbed, lightly bumped on head and tail of spine, spotting to outer page edges. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional light spotting. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean copy. View more info

Image for The Man of the World's  Dictionary. Translated from the French.

The Man of the World's Dictionary. Translated from the French.

By: Baudouin Alexandre

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London, J. Appleyard: 1822

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 099055

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 19x12.cm. Unpaginated, half title present. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble baords, raised bands, gilt fleur-de-lis, top gilt edge, marble endpapers. Binding lightly rubbed, some minor wear loss, lacking title label. Generally a good clean firm binding. Internally, pages clean. A nice copy, in an attrctive period binding. View more info

Image for Die zum Vergnügen der Reisenden geöffnete Baumeister-Academie,

Die zum Vergnügen der Reisenden geöffnete Baumeister-Academie,

By: Baumeister

Price: £279.99

Publisher: Hamburg, Bey Benjamin Schillern: 1706

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009014

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 6 x 3 3/4 inches.Collation, 232 [vi]pp, 6 engraved plates, 5 pages of woodcut monograms.Bound in full modern calf, blind rule lines, gilt title lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition.Internally, no loose pages, inner magin of title bound to tight, title dust marked. Pages in very good condition throughout.A3. Full title. Die zum Vergnu¨gen der Reisenden geo¨ffnete Baumeister-Academie, oder kurtzer Entwurf derjenigen Dinge, die einem galant-homme zu wissen no¨htig sind, dafern er Geba¨ude mit Nutzen besehen, und vernu¨nfftig davon urtheilen will ... Samt c. 2.do... View more info

Image for Dictionaire Historique et Critique [ Complete in 4 Volumes ]

Dictionaire Historique et Critique [ Complete in 4 Volumes ]

By: Bayle Pierre

Price: £750.00

Publisher: A Amsterdam : Chez P. Brunel ; R. & J. Wetstein & G. Smith ; H. Waesberge ; P. Humbert ; F. Honoré. Z. Chatelain ; & P. Mortier ; A Leide: Chez Samuel Luchtmans M D C C X X X. [1730]: 1730

Edition: Quatrieme Edition

Seller ID: 098464


Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 16 1/4 x 10 12/ inches. Collation, cxvi,719pp, 915pp, 813pp, 804pp. Titles printed in red & black, vignette to each title. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling with compartments, full coloured edges, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges, some wear to corners, some short splits to hinge joints, all boards firmly attached, some wear loss on head and tails of spines. Generally bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional browning to sections of text. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very nice set, in v... View more info

Image for The Eastern Shores of the Adriatic in 1863. With a Visit to Montenegro

The Eastern Shores of the Adriatic in 1863. With a Visit to Montenegro

By: Beaufort (Emily Anne, Viscountess Strangford).

Price: £380.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 097589

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches. Collation, [8],386pp, 4 coloured plates, 1 photographic plate. Bound in period half calf, raised bands, marble boards, coloured endpapers. At some time the spine has been repaired, new title label. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, small stain to edge of one plate, foxing to photographic plate. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A nice copy, in a good solid binding. View more info

Image for The Works of Mr. Francis Beaumont and Mr John Fletcher  [ 9 Volumes ]

The Works of Mr. Francis Beaumont and Mr John Fletcher [ 9 Volumes ]

By: Beaumont Francis & Fletcher John

Price: £170.00

Publisher: London, J & R. Tonson: 1750

Seller ID: 098310


9 volumes, volumes 2-10, lacking volume 1. Books measure 8 x 5 1/4 inches. Bound in full period mottled calf, raised bands, gilt tooling, red leather title labels. Calf rubbed, scuffed, wear loss on head and tail of spine, hinge joints cracked, but all boards attached. Although showing signs of wear, a very attractive collection of bindings. Internally, new endpapers. Pages in good clean condition. A nice but incomplete set, in attractive bindings. View more info

Image for Thoughts on Hunting. In a series of familiar letters to a Friend

Thoughts on Hunting. In a series of familiar letters to a Friend

By: Beckford Peter

Price: £475.00

Publisher: London, Printed by E. Easton : Sold by P. Elmsley in the Strand; J. Ridley, St. James's Street; London and W. Sollers, Blandford, Sarum: 1781

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096509

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 8 x 6 1/2 inches. Collation, [8],334pp, engraved frontis, 2 full page plates, half title present. Bound by Zaehnsdorf in full calf, raised bands, gilt rule line on boards, inner gilt lines, marble endpapers. Probably bound 60 plus years ago. Calf slighly faded on spine, light faded marking on boards,[ probably polish ]. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages in good clean condition. A very nice well bound copy. View more info

Image for Thoughts on Hunting. In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend

Thoughts on Hunting. In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend

By: Beckford William [ Peter ]

Price: £320.00

Publisher: London, Albion Press Printed for James Cundee: 1810

Seller ID: 097684

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 inches.Collation,vi,314pp, engraved frontis, engraved title, plus printed title, 1 double page plate, 8 single page plates.Bound in full calf, [ probably in the 1860s/70s ], gilt rulled lines on boards,, raised bands, ornate gilt tooling within compartments, full gilt edges, marble endpapers. Binding in very nice clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate, extensive neat annotations on first blank. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in a very attractive binding. View more info

Image for A History of Inventions, Discoveries and Origins [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

A History of Inventions, Discoveries and Origins [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Beckmann John [ Translated From the German By William Johnston ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, Henry G. Bohn: 1846

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 098736

Condition: Very Good Plus


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 18 x 11.5. cm. Collation, xxiii, 518pp, xii, 548pp, portrait frontis in each volume. Bound in full green leather, raised bands, elaborate gilt tooling, gilt rulled lines to boards, gilt college crest on each board,marble endpapers. Leather slightly faded on spines. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice well bound set View more info

Image for The Hand Its Mechanism and Vital Endowments as Evincing Design and Illustrating the Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God

The Hand Its Mechanism and Vital Endowments as Evincing Design and Illustrating the Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God

By: Bell Sir Charles

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Bell & Daldy: 1872

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 099064

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 18x12.cm. Collation, xxxv,260pp, text illustations. Bound in full period calf. At some time, not recently, the spine has been relaid with the top spine compartment in cloth, college crest on top board, gilt worn. Generally a nice clean firm binding. Internally, prize label and previous owners bookplate. Pages in very good clean condition. A good clean solid copy. View more info

Image for Gli Asolani. Di M. Pietro Bembo Nuovamente Ristampati & Diligentemente Corretti

Gli Asolani. Di M. Pietro Bembo Nuovamente Ristampati & Diligentemente Corretti

By: Bembo Pietro

Price: £380.00

Publisher: Venice, Venezia, appresso Gabriele Giolito De Ferrari: 1573

Seller ID: 097251

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 5 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches. [24],227pp, printer's device on title and registro. Bound in full early vellum, title and date in manuscript. Vellum slightly aged dust marked. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners names on endpaper and title page, [ dated 1837/1838 ], minor worming to margin of 100 pages, stain mark on margin of 4 pages. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A very nice copy, bound in early vellum. View more info

Image for The Visitation of Lancashire and Part of Cheshire Made in the Twenty Fourth Year of the Reign of King Henry the Eighth [ Part 2 ]

The Visitation of Lancashire and Part of Cheshire Made in the Twenty Fourth Year of the Reign of King Henry the Eighth [ Part 2 ]

By: Benalt Thomas [ Edited By William Langton ]

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Printed for the Chetham Society: 1882

Seller ID: 099533

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 23x18.cm. Collation, 8,[4]x, 105-261pp, part 2. Bound in original publishers embossed green cloth, with gilt tooling and title lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

Image for Memoirs of the Life of Mary Queen of Scots  [ Complete in 2 Volumes. Leather Bound ]

Memoirs of the Life of Mary Queen of Scots [ Complete in 2 Volumes. Leather Bound ]

By: Benger Miss

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Longman Hurst Rees Orme and Brown: 1823

Seller ID: 097138

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 7 3/4 x 5 inches. Collation, viii,382pp, viii,501pp, engraved frontis in volume 1. Bound in full leather. Both volumes have been professionally rebacked, retaining 3 of the original 4 boards, which have gilt dentells, the 4th board without the dentells. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional library stamp, mainly to prelims. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice attractive set. View more info

Image for Journalism for Women a Practical Guide

Journalism for Women a Practical Guide

By: Bennett E. A. [ Inscribed Copy ]

Price: £375.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010054

Condition: Near Very Good


Inscribed on free endpaper '' E. G. B. Goddard from the author ''. Book measures 17x12.cm. Collation, [4],98pp, 12pp catalogue, half title. Bound in original publishers decorative cloth. Cloth lightly rubbed, lightly bumped. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, light spotting, mainly to endpapers. Pages in good clean condition. A nice inscribed copy. View more info

Image for A Visit to a Great Colour Factory with Lewis Berger & Sons, Ltd

A Visit to a Great Colour Factory with Lewis Berger & Sons, Ltd

By: Berger Lewis

Price: £78.00

Publisher: Homerton. London, 1898

Seller ID: 096833

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches. 35 pages, illustrated. Bound in original publishers gilt hardcover. Binding rubbed, worn, on edges with some loss. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A nice copy. View more info