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  1. Admiralty REPORT OF A COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY THE ADMIRALTY TO EXAMINE AND CONSIDER THE EVIDENCE RELATING TO THE TACTICS EMPLOYED BY LORD NELSON AT THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR. With 4 plans, 3 of which are folding, 107pp, 4to, original cloth, partly faded, short split to head of top outer hinge, ex-lib with label to front pastedown and a few stamps. London: H.M.S.O. 1913. £15.00





  2. Agricola (Georgius) DE RE METALLICA. Translated from the First Latin Edition of 1556 with Biographical Introduction, Annotations and Appendices upon the Development of Mining Methods, Metallurgical Process, Geology, Mineralogy & Mining Law from the earliest time to the 16th Century by Herbert Clark Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover. Numerous illusts, xxxi + 640pp, folio, untrimmed in the original vellum. Limited edition parchment, early ownership name, in ink, to front endpaper and title-page. Numbered limited edition of 3000 copies. Published for the Translators by The Mining Magazine, Salisbury House,London: 1912. £450.00
    * This is the first edition in English.






  3. Angus (M), printer THE OECONOMIST, or, Englishman's Magazine, for 1798, Vol. 1. (being Nos I to XII). Bound with Number XIV For February, 1799. 13 issues, with a general title-page and vignette title-pages to each number, 330 + 60pp, sm 8vo, recent qtr calf, marbled boards. Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed by M. Angus, January to December 1798 and February 1799. £180.00
    * Only 24 numbers were issued for this work, the last being in December 1799. Contains articles of local interest and on agriculture,






  4. Anon THE DEADLY 73 DEGREES A Business Tragedy in Two Hemispheres. viii + (ii) + 52pp, sm 8vo, original pictorial limp cloth. Simpkin, Marshall.... London: 1897. £8.00
    * A criticism of Standard Oil Trust's monopoly and its reduction in Britain of the flash point from 100 to 73 degrees.






  5. Anon THE YOUNGER BROTHER: OR THE SHAM MARQUIS. A Comedy. As it is Acted at the Theatre in Lincolns-in-Fields. (xii) + 70pp, disbound, with half-title, some browning mainly to margins. First edition, London: And Sold by J. Brotherton, and others. 1719. £15.00





  6. Atkinson (George M) THE OGAM INSCRIBED MONUMENTS OF THE GAEDHILL in the British Islands; With a Dissertation on the Ogam Character, &c. With a photographic frontispiece portrait of the author, folding map, and 50 photo-litho plates, by the late Richard Bolt Brash, xvi + 425pp, original half roan, cloth boards, slightly rubbed to edges, small portion torn from foot of spine, couple of sections of text jumped. George Bell and Sons, London: 1879. £155.00





  7. Ballantyne (R.M) FIGHTING THE WALES; or Doings and Dangers on a Fighting Cruise. Vol. 1 of Ballantyne's Miscellany. With 4 illusts, 124 + 2 pages of publishers adverts, sm 8vo, original cloth damped, internally sound, contemporary inscription to verso of front endpaper. James Nisbet, London: 1870. £8.00





  8. Bewick (Thomas) THE FABLES OF AESOP, and others. Vignette title-page, and head and tail woodcuts, xxiv + 376pp, with a vignette printed receipt, without the recipient's name completed, and a print of Bewick's thumb and prints his and his son's signatures, full calf, raised bands, spine gilt tooled, leather label on spine, edges very slightly rubbed, small portion of cellotape adhering to rear board covering a small torn area of calf, a.e.g. With the armorial bookplate of George Stewart Nicholson, and a later presentation inscription to front endpaper. Printed by E. Walker, for T. Bewick and Son, Newcastle: 1818. £340.00





  9. Bingham (Joseph) ORIGINES ECCLESIASTICAE. THE ANTIQUITIES OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH. 2 volumes, liv + 676 and 677-1296pp, 4to, original buckram, leather labels, covers lightly rubbed, spines slightly faded, otherwise a very good copy. Reeves and Turner, London: 1878. £40.00





  10. Bland (Humphrey) A TREATISE OF MILITARY DISCIPLINE: In which is laid down and Explained The Duty of several Branches of the Service. The Eighth Edition, Revised and Corrected, and Altered to the present Practice of the Army. With 8 plans on 6 folding sheets, a folding table, (xxix) + 418pp, early calf boards, later calf spine, raised bands, leather lettering piece, retaining the original endpapers, couple of short tears to plans. Eighth Edition, Printed for R. Baldwin, J. Richardson.... London: 1759. £140.00





  11. Bolitho (Elaine E) REEFTON SCHOOL OF MINES Stories of Jim Bolitho. Maps, illusts, 164pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Friends of Waiuta Inc. Reefton, New Zealand, 1999. £12.00





  12. Bothway (Joseph) MECHANICAL IMPROVEMENTS CONNECTED WITH THE ROYAL NAVY, Which have been submitted to the Several Public Boards and to the Society of Arts, manufactures, & Commerce, from the year 1814 to 1830; with observation for the guidance of future speculators in Mechanical Inventions.... 55pp, sm 8vo, early half morocco, cloth boards, slightly rubbed to corners. First edition, W. Colman, Devonport: 1830. £100.00





  13. Bowyer (Jack) VERNACULAR BUILDING CONSERVATION. Numerous illusts, 184pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper, pages slightly crinkled. The Architectural Press, London: 1980. £6.00





  14. Boyne (William) THE YORKSHIRE LIBRARY, A Bibliographical Account of Books on Topography, Tracts of the Seventeenth Century, Biography, Spaws, Geology, Botany, Maps, Views, Portraits, and Miscellaneous Literature Relating to the County of York. With Collations and Notes on the Books and Authors. With 2 plates, vi + (ii) + 304pp, dustwrapper. First published 1869, reprinted N.T. Leslie, Hull: 1974. £6.00





  15. Bright (N.L) SIX POEMS 8pp + colophon, untrimmed in the original grey wraps, with title on top wrap. LIMITED TO 250 NUMBERED COPIES. Bristol: The High House Press. (1938) £5.00





  16. Brockedon (William) ROAD-BOOK FROM LONDON TO NAPLES, Illustrated with Twenty-Five Views from Drawings by Stanfield, Prout, and Brockedon. With 25 steel engraved plates, with tissue guards, and 5 maps, 2 of which are folding, printed and vignette title-page, 189 + (1) + Postscript, original cloth, one section of text loosening, some spotting mainly to margins of plates. John Murray, London: 1835. £160.00





  17. Brown (Ron) BEESWAX. Illusts, 74pp, few small marks to the original limp cloth covers, inscription by the author to verso of top cover. Bee Books New & Old, Burrowbridge: 1981. £6.00





  18. Brownbill (John), editor THE ROYALIST COMPOSITION PAPERS Being the Proceedings of the Committee for Compounding, A.D. 1643 - 1660, so far as they relate to the County of Lancaster Extracted from the Records preserved in the Public Record Office, London. Vol. 5., P - R. ix + 243pp, original cloth. Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire. (Volume 72) 1917. £12.00





  19. Brunel (Isambard), editor A SKETCH OF THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF SARAH ACLAND. Frontis, viii + 107pp, untrimmed in the original cloth, cloth partly faded, small portion cut from front endpaper, ownership name to front pastedown, few spots to prelims. London: Seeley and Co., 1894. £10.00
    * Sarah was the wife of Sir Henry Acland, academic and physician. They lived in Oxford. After her death in 1878 a fund was started to build the Acland Hospital to commemorate her life. It was opened in Oxford in 1879.






  20. Butland (Gilbert J) LETTERS FROM GRENFELL. From a New South Wales Goldminer in the 1870's. Maps, illusts, plates, xv + 125pp, dustwrapper. Syney University Press, 1971. £12.00





  21. Campbell (John) JOHN ANGELL JAMES: A Review of the History, Character, Eloquence and Literary Labours. With Dissertations of The Pulpit and the Press, Academic Preaching, College Reform, Frontis, 236 + 16 pages of publishers adverts, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, ex-ref. lib. with label to front pastedown and stamp to title-page, tipped in at the front is a printed list members and books of the Kelvedon Book Society, (Essex) for 1860-2. London: John Snow, 1860. £15.00
    * James was born at Blandford Forum, Dorset. He went on to become a Congregational preacher in Birmingham.






  22. Cheap Repository Tract THE LANCASHIRE COLLIER GIRL. A True Story. 12pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1838. £6.00





  23. Cheap Repository Tract THE HAPPY WATERMEN. To which is added A Hymn of Praise for an Abundant Harvest. 12pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1838. £6.00





  24. Cheap Repository Tract THE GOOD MOTHER'S LEGACY. 16pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1837. £6.00





  25. Cheap Repository Tract BETTY BROWN; Or, the St. Giles's Orange Girl. With some account of Mrs Sponge, The Money-Lender. 14pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1833. £6.00





  26. Cheap Repository Tract TAWNEY RACHEL; or, the Fortune-Teller. With some account of Dreams, Omens, and Conjurers. 15pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1833. £6.00





  27. Cheap Repository Tract THE HISTORY OF HESTER WILMOT. In Two Parts. Being a Continuation of the Sunday School. 28pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1837. £6.00





  28. Cheap Repository Tract THE TWO SHOEMAKERS. In Six Parts. 78pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1836. £6.00
    * The shoemaker lived in a small town in Oxfordshire.






  29. Cheap Repository Tract THE SUNDAY SCHOOL. 15pp, 12mo, disbound. New Edition, J.G. & F. Rivington, London: 1838. £6.00





  30. Chesterton (George Laval) REVELATIONS OF PRISON LIFE; With an Enquiry into Prison Discipline and Secondary Punishments. viii + 380 + 24 + 16 pages of publishers adverts, original cloth, partly faded, and with a few marks, head of spine has short tears, outer hinge partly split, private library label to front pastedown, slight signs where label removed from top cover, book block slightly skewed. Third Edition, Revised, London: Hurst and Blackett, 1857. £14.00
    * An ink note to front endpaper states that the author lived in Tiverton, Devon.






  31. Clarke (Henry J), printer BON-ACCORD The Illustrated News of the North. Volume 1. 26 issues, each comprising 16 to 24 pages, illusts, adverts, original cloth, partly faded, few spots to top cover. Henry J. Clarke, Printer, Aberdeen: March 20, 1886 to September 11, 1886. £120.00





  32. Clarke (William Gray) CONSTITUTIONS OF THE ANCIENT FRATERNITY OF FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS. Containing the Charges, Regulations, etc., etc. Published by Authority of the United Grand Lodge. With 13 plates, viii + 152pp, original embossed cloth, partly faded, couple of small holes in lower margins of first few leaves. Harrison and Son., London: 1867. £14.00





  33. Clay (Rotha Mary) JULIUS CAESAR IBBETSON 1759-1817. 155pp, 4to, original cloth damp stained, some occasional foxing, plates slightly crinkled. First edition, London: Country Life, 1948. £15.00





  34. Corns (Albert R) and Sparke (Archibald) A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF UNFINISHED BOOKS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE With Annotations. xvi + 255pp, original cloth. Burt Franklin, New York: 1969. £9.00





  35. Cowlishaw (William) NOTES ON THE HISTORY OF THE DISTRICT GRAND LODGE OF SOUTH AMERICA (Southern Division) With 6 plates, 186pp, 12mo, original cloth, short to to cloth at head of spine. J.A. Geldart, Buenos Aires: 1931 £10.00





  36. Cowper (William) POEMS BY WILLIAM COWPER, Of the Inner Temple. 2 volumes, x + (ii) + 368 + iv + (iv) + 363pp, 12mo, full contemporary calf, leather labels, on gilt tooled spine, slightly rubbed, portion of calf missing from foot of one spine, marbled endpapers. A New Edition. London: Printed for J. Johnson. 1806. £12.00
    * With the engraved armorial bookplates of Laura Cornwallis, and a neat contemporary inscriptions by her to the front endpapers.






  37. Crabbe (George) THE POETICAL WORKS OF GEORGE CRABBE Complete in One Volume. Engraved portrait frontis, iii + 319pp, early half calf, marbled boards, raised bands, covers slightly rubbed to edges, leather label slightly chipped on spine, some light spotting to front and rear. First edition, Paris: A and W. Galignani, 1829. £12.00





  38. Cruttwell (C) THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT REVEREND FATHER IN GOD THOMAS WILSON, D.D. Lord Bishop of Sodor and Man. Volume 1 of 2 only. Frontis, plate, xcvi + 492pp, 4to, disbound, frontis loose with a few short marginal tears, one section of text just held by strings. C. and R. Cruttwell, Bath 1781. £20.00





  39. Davis (William T) GENEALOGICAL REGISTER OF PLYMOUTH FAMILIES. 363pp, original cloth, few spots to rear board, name on front endpaper. First published 1899, reprinted Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore: 1975. £14.00





  40. De Foe (Daniel) THE HISTORY OF THE UNION between England and Scotland, with A Collection of Original Papers Relating Thereto. With an Introduction in which the consequence and probability of a like union between this country and Ireland are considered. To which is prefixed a Life of Daniel De Foe by George Chalmers. Frontis, xxiv + 781pp, 4to, early half calf, rubbed, boards, and frontis loose, inner margin of frontis has a few small portions missing and with tape to verso where once crudely held in place, ex-lib., with a couple of stamps to title, label to front pastedown, ink splash slightly affecting imprint on title-page, light water stain to last few leaves. London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1786. £38.00





  41. Derrick (Charles) MEMOIRS OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE ROYAL NAVY. Frontis, 309 + 20 (index) + 4 pages list of subscribers, 4to, ex-lib. half morocco, cloth boards, number to base of spine, label to front pastedown, and stamp and small label to verso of title-page, title-page slightly spotty otherwise sound. Printed for H. Teape, London: 1806. £30.00





  42. Desprez (Frank) READINGS & GOSSIP ABOUT RINGS. Numerous illusts in the text, 78 + (20pp, 12mo, original printed top wrap, lacks lower wrap and spine. Arrowsmith, Bristol: 1877. £10.00
    * Not on Copac.






  43. Duchess of Cleveland, Her Niece THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF LADY HESTER STANHOPE. With 2 plates, viii + 468pp, original cloth, cloth spotty, ex-ref. lib. with label to front endpaper, and stamp to title-page. London: John Murray, 1914. £20.00
    * She was born and spent her formative years at Chevening in Kent, but in her early 20's she was sent to live with her grandmother, Countess of Chatham, at Burton Pynsent, Somerset. She went on to become an intrepid traveller and at one time lived amongst the arabs in what is now the Lebanon.






  44. Durer (Albert) and Dobson (Austin) THE LITTLE PASSION OF ALBERT DURER, with an Introduction by Austin Dobson. With 37 plates, 17pp + leaves printed on one side only opposite each plate. Untrimmed in the original card covers, with dustwrapper, wrapper slightly browned. Ex-lib, with stamp to verso of title-page, label to verso of rear cover, and number to foot of spine. 75 numbered copies are printed on Japanese vellum. London: George Bell & Sons, 1894. £12.00





  45. Episcopal Church in Scotland THE DECLINATOR AND PROTESTATION OF THE ARCHBISHOPS AND BISHOPS OF THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND and others their adherents within thae Kingdome. Against the pretended generall Assembly holden at Glasgow Novemb. 21, 1638. Title + 33pp, small 4to, title-page, laid down, very soiled and lacks approx 1" at the foot i.e. the imprint, lacks top right hand corner, of the title-page, with 'ON' supplied in manuscript on the backing sheet at the end of 'DECLINATOR' instead of 'OR'. Most leaves partly waterstained, crude paper wraps. London: Printed by John Raworth, for George Thomason and Octavian Pulen, and are to be sold, at the Rose in S. Pauls Churchyard, 1639. £45.00





  46. Ferguson (James) AN INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRICITY. In Six Sections. i. Of Electricity in General. ii. A Description of the Electrical Machine. iii. A Description of the Apparatus (belonging to the Machine) for making Electrical Experiments. iv. How to know if the Machine be in good Order for performing the Experiments, and how to put it in Order if it be not. v. How to make the Electrical Experiments, and to preserve Buildings from Damage by Lightening. vi. Medical Electricity. With 3 folding copper-plate engravings, 140pp, full early calf, lightly rubbed to edges, marbled endpapers. Third edition, W. Strahan, and T. Cadell in the Strand, London: 1778. £300.00





  47. [Finch (Heneage), Earl of Nottingham AN EXACT AND MOST IMPARTIAL ACCOMPT OF THE INDICTMENT, ARRAIGNMENT, TRIAL, AND JUDGEMENT (ACCORDING TO LAW) OF NINE AND TWENTY REGICIDES, The Murtherers Of His Late Sacred Majesty Of Most Glorious Memory: Began at Hicks-Hall on Tuesday, the 9th of October, 1660. And Continued at the Sessions-House in the Old Bayley untill Friday the nineteenth of the same Moneth, Together with a Summary of the Dark, and Horrid Decrees of those Caballists, Preparatory to that Hellish Fact. Exposed to view for the Reader's Satisfaction, and Information of Posterity. (ii) + 287pp, sm. 4to, lacks half-title?, later half calf, marbled boards, lightly rubbed, recent calf spine, marbled endpapers and page edges, leather label on spine. With the bookplate of Sir Henry Hope Edwardes. Printed for Andrew Crook at the Green Dragon in St. Paul's Church-yard and Edward Powel at the White-Swan in Little-Britain, London: 1660. £250.00





  48. Fleming (John) and Honour (Hugh) THE PENGUIN DICTIONARY OF DECORATIVE ARTS. Numerous illusts, 896pp, very slightly rubbed dustwrapper. Allen Lane, Penguin Books, London: 1977. £20.00





  49. Foster (Birket) and Davidson (J) PICTURES OF RUSTIC LANDSCAPE. Illusts, 238pp, small 4to, original bevelled cloth, ex-lib. with stamp to verso of title, lacks front endpaper, covers lightly rubbed. First Edition. John C. Nimmo, London: 1896. £8.00





  50. Frederick, Archbishop of Canterbury CHARGE DELIVERED AT THE FIRST VISITATION. 39pp, original printed wraps. London: MacMillan and Co., 1898. £6.00





  51. Friend (J.N) DEMONOLOGY SYMPATHETIC MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT. A study of superstition as it persists in man and affects him in a scientific age. xii + 173pp, dustwrapper, 12mo. First edition, London: Charles Griffin, 1961. £10.00





  52. German Coal Mines ANKYLOSTOMIASIS. REPORTS ON THE OUTBREAK IN THE WESTPHALIAN COLLIERY DISTRICT IN GERMANY. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Majesty. Large coloured folding plan, 23pp, folio, original printed wraps. London: Printed for H.M.S.O. 1903. £12.00





  53. Giot (Pierre-Roland), Guigon (Philippe) & Merdrignac (Bernard) THE BRITISH SETTLEMENT OF BRITTANY The First Bretons in Armorica. Illusts, diagrams, maps, 320pp, original pictorial card covers. Tempus, Stroud: 2003. £16.00





  54. Goldberg (Norman L) JOHN CROME THE ELDER. 2 volumes, 16 coloured plates, 321pp, and 243 black and white plates on 166 pages, 4to, dustwrappers. New York: New York University Press, 1978. £25.00





  55. Gover (E.T), publisher ANECDOTES AND MEMOIRS OF THEIR ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCESS ROYAL AND PRINCE FREDERICK WILLIAM, From Their Birth to Their Grand Marriage. 16pp, 12mo, disbound, 2 leaves loose. London: E.T. Gover, 1858. £6.00





  56. Green (Emanuel) HENRY FIELDING HIS WORKS. An Independent Criticism. 33 + 2pp adverts, original printed wraps, partly faded. London: Harrison and Sons, 1909. £10.00





  57. Greenhill (Basil) and Villiers (Alan) NONSUCH Hudson's Bay Company ship Replica. Illusts, map, 16pp, original pictorial paper covers. 1969. £5.00





  58. Groves (Sylvia) THE HISTORY OF NEEDLEWORK TOOLS AND ACCESSORIES. With 199 plates and 13 textual illusts, 136pp, large 8vo, original cloth, dustwrapper. Second impression, Country Life Books, Feltham: 1968. £8.00





  59. Hadley (J.J), printer and publisher FIORALISA; or The Conjuror - No Conjuror. A Comic Story for Christmas. (translated from the Italian.) By A Lady. 14pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: J.J. Hadley, Journal Office, c.1868. £6.00





  60. Hadley (J.J), printer and publisher SIX MORE STORIES, from the Romantic Incidents of Real Life. 30pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: J.J. Hadley, Journal Office, 1868. £8.00





  61. Hadley (J.J), printer and publisher STRIVING TO LIVE: A Sketch in Ireland. 15pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: J.J. Hadley, Journal Office, c.1845. £10.00





  62. Hadley (J.J), printer and publisher THE SWORD OF THE SPIRIT. A True Tale. 11pp, 12mo, disbound. Fifth edition, Cheltenham: J.J. Hadley, Journal Office, c.1868. £8.00





  63. Hadley (J.J), printer and publisher THEODORA, or The Mistaken Choice. A True Story. 15pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: J.J. Hadley, Journal Office, c.1868. £6.00





  64. Hadley (Mary), printer and publisher NOTHING NEW! 16pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: Mary Hadley, Journal Office, c.1860. £6.00





  65. Hadley (Mary), printer and publisher "SOMETHING NEW." 16pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: Mary Hadley, Journal Office, c.1860. £6.00





  66. Hadley (Mary), printer and publisher THE BIRTHDAY; A Tale for New Year. 10pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: Mary Hadley, Journal Office, c.1860. £6.00





  67. Hadley (Mary), printer and publisher THE REALITIES OF TIME; (A Compendium.) and Opportunity; an Incident of the Past. 12pp, 12mo, disbound. Cheltenham: Mary Hadley, Journal Office, c.1868. £6.00





  68. Hamilton (Elizabeth) MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF AGRIPPINA, The Wife of Germanicus. In Three Volumes. 319 + 340 + 352pp, bound in one, volume 1 lacks the half-title, volume 2 lacks the title, no sign of either being bound in, early half calf, marbled boards, spine gilt tooled, outer hinges have short splits, inner hinges cracked, rubbed, leather label on spine partly chipped. First edition, London and Bath: Printed by R. Cruttwell. 1804. £16.00





  69. Hardie (Martin) ENGLISH COLOURED BOOKS With 27 coloured and black and white plates, xxiv + 340, partly faded dustwrapper, scratch mark to rear of dustwrapper. Kingsmead Reprints, Bath: 1973. £8.00





  70. Hardwick (Michael) A LITERARY ATLAS AND GAZETTEER OF THE BRITISH ISLES. Maps, 216pp, dustwrapper David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1973. £8.00





  71. Hardy (W.J) BOOK-PLATES With 42 plates, 240pp, few spots to the original cloth, untrimmed. Second Edition, London: Kean Paul.... 1897. £10.00
    * Includes chapters on American, English and German book plates.






  72. Harold (Edward), Bishop of Ely THE WORLD AND THE MAN. A Sermon Preached at the Consecration of St. Paul's Gorefield, on Wednesday, January 25, 1871. 17pp, disbound, contemporary hand-written inscription slightly cropped at the top of the title-page. Ely: T.A. Hills, (1871) £8.00





  73. Harris (Rendel) EMENDATION TO THE GREEK OF THE NEW TESTAMENT. The After-Glow Essays Number Twelve. 17pp, original paper boards. University of London Press, Ltd. 1935. £6.00





  74. Harris (Rendel) HUNDREDS AND HIDES. The After-Glow Essays Number Eleven. 20pp, original paper boards. University of London Press, Ltd. 1935. £6.00





  75. Harris (Rendel) REJUVENESCENCE The After-Glow Essays Number Ten. Diagrammatic map, 2 illusts, 15pp, original paper boards. University of London Press, Ltd. 1935. £6.00





  76. Harris (Rendel) THE THE TIBER AND THE RHINE. The After-Glow Essays Number Nine. Diagrammatic map, 17pp, original paper boards. University of London Press, Ltd. 1935. £6.00
    * In this essay Harris tries to prove that place names along the Rhine and the Tiber are derived from Egyptian words.






  77. Harris (Rendel) WORDSWORTH'S LUCY. The After-Glow Essays Number Eight. Diagrammatic map, 3 illusts, 24pp, original paper boards. University of London Press, Ltd. 1935. £6.00





  78. Haselden (R.B) SCIENTIFIC AIDS FOR THE STUDY OF MANUSCRIPTS. Plates, diagrams, 108pp, untrimmed in the original wraps, wraps partly faded, titled in manuscript on spine. Printed at the Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical Society, 1935. £12.00





  79. Hassall (W.O) A SELECT BIOGRAPHY OF ITALY. A Thousand Books about Italy its Geography, Population, Cities and Regions its Language, Literature and History its Social, Economic and Political Life its Art and Music. 82pp, original printed wraps, spine slightly worn to head and foot of spine, top outer hinge partly split to head and foot. Aslib, London: 1946. £8.00





  80. Hayes (T.T) LORD BEACONSFIELD, A Paper Read by T.T. Hayes, Jnr., Before the Members of the Leigh Liberal Club. 20pp, stitched as issued, lacks wraps(?), signs where once folded, first and last outer leaves slightly dusty, stitching loosening. London: John Kempster, 1879. £10.00





  81. Highet (Robert) RECHABITE HISTORY A Record of the Origin, Rise and Progress of the Independent Order of Rechabites (Salford Unity) Temperance Friendly Society. From its Institution on August 25th, 1835 to the Present Time - 1935 ( One Hundred Years ). Illusts, 508pp, original cloth, corners slightly bruised, ex-lib. with label to front pastedown and stamp to verso of title. Manchester: 1936. £18.00





  82. Hodgson (T. & J), printer and publisher THE NORTHERN YEAR-BOOK, For The Counties of Northumberland, Durham, and Cumberland, for the Year 1829. 288 + 134 + 2 page Addenda, sm 8vo, original cloth boards, rubbed to edges and loose, lacks spine few pages loose at front and rear, old tape stain to 2 inner margins at rear. Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and Published by T. & J. Hodgson, 1830. £50.00





  83. Home Office COAL MINES ACT, 1911. Regulations and Orders. Illusts some of which are folding, 175pp, tall 8vo, original printed paper boards, roan spine, covers slightly rubbed, head of spine chipped and outer hinges split for approx. 1" at head of spine. Ink notes on top board. H.M.S.O. London 1913. £10.00





  84. Horrocks (Sidney), editor REGISTERS PAROCHIAL: NON-PAROCHIAL Monumental Inscriptions Names Wills. A Contribution towards a Lancashire Bibliography, vol. 5. xi + 162pp, original cloth. Joint Committee on the Lancashire Bibliography, Manchester: 1973. £10.00





  85. Huish (Marcus B) and Allingham (Helen), illustrator HAPPY ENGLAND. With 1 black and white plate and 80 coloured plates all with tissue guards, xi + 204pp, original decorative cloth, spine slightly dull, inner hinges cracks. Reissued larger size, Adam & Charles Black, London: 1909. £14.00





  86. Johnson (Walter) FOLK-MEMORY or the Continuity of British Archaeology. With 37 photograph illusts, textual illusts, 416pp, original cloth, spine slightly faded, cloth slightly rubbed to edges, couple of relevant news cuttings pasted to endpapers. First edition, Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1908. £18.00





  87. King (Isaac) A SAILOR'S LETTER. 4pp, 12mo, disbound. F. Westley, London: c1821. £12.00
    * King wrote this letter shortly before he died with 800 men and officers on His Majesty's Ship, St. George off the coast of Denmark. He wrote the letter to the Rev. G.C. Smith, Penzance, Cornwall.






  88. Kipling (Rudyard) SOMETHING OF RUDYARD KIPLING AND HIS WORKS. With an Index to the volumes published by MacMillan & Co., Ltd. Illusts, 65pp, original wraps, slight spotting to cover and prelims. R. & R. Clark, Edinburgh: c.1936. £8.00





  89. Klamkin (Marian) PICTURE POSTCARDS Numerous illusts, 192pp, small nick to dustwrapper. David & Charles, Newton Abbot and London: 1974. £10.00





  90. Landsberg (Sylvia) THE MEDIEVAL GARDEN. Coloured and black and white illusts, plans, 144pp, dustwrapper. British Museum Press, 1995. £8.00





  91. Le Grand THE LAY OF THE LITTLE BIRD Decorated by The Brown. Coloured frontis, and illust, 9pp, short tear to the original paper wraps. Perpetua Press, Bristol: 1936. £10.00
    * Reprinted from G.L.W.'s translation of Le Grand's "Fabliaux of the 12th and 13th Centuries".






  92. Leatham (Diana) CELTIC SUNRISE; An Outline of Celtic Christianity. Illustrations by George Mackie, map endpapers, 192pp, original cloth, partly faded, rear cover has some rust? spots, few light marks to top board. First edition, London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1951. £12.00





  93. Leighton (Ann) EARLY ENGLISH GARDENS IN NEW ENGLAND 'For Meate or Medicine.' Illusts, xviii + 441pp, partly faded dustwrapper. First edition, Cassell, London: 1970. £10.00





  94. Leighton (John M) and Wilson (Professor) SWAN'S VIEWS OF THE LAKES OF SCOTLAND: A Series of Views from Paintings Taken Expressly for the Work. With 52 plates, from paintings by John Fleming and engraved by Joseph Swan, lii + 218 + 18 page list of subscribers, 4to, some foxing, 4tp, contemporary half morocco, raised bands, spine gilt tooled, marbled boards, and endpapers, usual occasional foxing mainly to margins of plate. With the engraved armorial bookplate of S.H. Haslam. Second edition, Joseph Swan, Engraver; Glasgow: 1836. £220.00





  95. Lindley (Kenneth) THE WOODBLOCK ENGRAVERS Illusts, 128pp dustwrapper. David and Charles, Newton Abbot: 1970. £8.00





  96. Lister (Raymond) SAMUEL LISTER and His Etchings. With 39 plates, 1 of which is in colour, 131pp, top edge of dustwrapper slightly ragged, 3" tear to rear of dustwrapper, few small marks to dustwrapper. Watson-Guptill Publications, New York: 1969. £8.00





  97. [Longueville (Thomas)] THE CURIOUS CASE OF LADY PURBECK A Scandal of the XVIIIth Century. ix + 148pp, original cloth, ex-ref.lib. with label to front endpaper and stamp to title-page, number to foot of spine. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1909. £10.00
    * Elizabeth Hatton (Lady Purbeck) was murdered in the courtyard of Hatton House, in 1616. She was last seen alive leaving a ball with the Spanish Ambassador with whom she had just danced.






  98. Lowth (Robert) A SERMON PREACHED AT THE VISITATION OF THE HONOURABLE AND RIGHT REVEREND RICHARD LORD BISHOP OF DURHAM, Held in the Parish Church of St. Mary Le Bow in Durham, On Thursday, July 27, 1758: Published at His Lordship's Request. 20pp, sm 4to, stitched as issued in the original plain paper wraps, slightly chipped to head and foot of spine. London: R. and J. Dodsley, 1758. £12.00
    * Lowth was Prebendary of Durham, Rector of Sedgefield, and Chaplain in Ordinary to His Majesty.






  99. Mackenzie (Ian) BRITISH PRINTS Dictionary and Price Guide. Numerous coloured and black and white illusts, 359pp, dustwrapper. First edition, Antique Collectors Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk: 1987. £20.00





  100. "Madge" of "Truth", (Mrs Humphry) THE "PERI-LUSTA" HAND-BOOK A Guide to Art and Fancy Needlework. Illusts, 93pp, 4to, original decorative paper card covers, cloth spine, covers partly faded. G. Faulkner & Sons, Manchester & London: c.1906. £20.00





  101. Madox (Thomas) FIRMA BURGI, OR AN HISTORICAL ESSAY CONCERNING THE CITIES TOWNS AND BURROUGHS OF ENGLAND. Taken from Records. With a few illusts, and decorative initials, (xx) + 297 + (27) page index, folio, full contemporary calf, slightly rubbed, boards held by strings, lacks lettering piece from spine. With the engraved armorial bookplates of John Peyte Verney Lord Willoughby de Broke and Robert Henry Verney Lord Willoughby de Broke. Printed by William Bowyer; and Sold by Robert Gosling at the Middle-Temple-Gate in Fleetstreet, 1726. £230.00





  102. Maguire (W.A), edited and introduction by LETTERS OF A GREAT IRISH LANDLORD. A selection from the estate correspondence of the third Marquess of Downshire, 1809-45. Illusts, facsimiles, 189pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers, small stamp to front endpaper. Belfast: H.M.S.O. 1974. £16.00





  103. Marmontel (M) LES INCAS, OU LA DESTRUCTION DE L'EMPIRE DU PEROU. Volume 2 of 2 only. Lacks plates, 257 + 3pp, 12mo, full early calf, raised bands leather label, covers slightly rubbed to edges, top outer hinge cracked though sound. Chez Lacombe, Librairie, rue de Tournon, pres le Luxembourg. 1777. £8.00





  104. Marshall (T.H) JAMES WATT. (1736 - 1819) Frontis, 192pp, original cloth, occasional foxing. Leonard Parsons, London: 1925. £8.00





  105. Martin (John) BIBLIOGRAPHICAL CATALOGUE OF PRIVATELY PRINTED BOOKS xxv + 592pp, original cloth. Second Edition, originally published 1854, reprinted Burt Franklin, New York: 1970. £12.00





  106. Massel (Anton) and Barty-King (Hugh) CLASSIC WINE MAKING. Illusts, 202pp, original pictorial card covers. Heidelberg Publishers Ltd., London: 1983. £10.00





  107. Meek (Henry M), publisher WALTHAM DIRECTORY Containing General Directories of the Residents, Business Directories, Town Officers, etc., of Weston, Wayland, Cochituate, and Lincoln, Mass. With a Street Map of Weston, Middlesex County. 1911-1912. Folding map, adverts, 149pp, original qtr cloth, printed paper boards, inner hinges partly cracked though sound. Henry M. Meek, Publishing Co. 1911. £12.00





  108. Merivale (John Herman) A LETTER TO WILLIAM COURTENAY, ESQ., ON THE SUBJECT OF THE CHANCERY COMMISSION. 187pp, disbound. First edition, John Murray, London: 1827. £35.00





  109. Miles (John), Photographer TUMULUS. With 112 pages and 50 black and white photographs, oblong folio, dustwrapper,, ex-lib., with signs where labels removed front front endpapers, and label to title-page. London: Invisible Inc, 2005 £16.00





  110. Miller (George), printer and publisher THE CHEAP MAGAZINE, A Work of Humble Import yet Claiming the Attention of All Ranks. As having for its Object the Prevention of Crimes, And being calculated to ensure the Peace, Comfort, and Security of Society; By alluring the Young and Thoughtless..., lacks half of one leaf due to nibbling!! 12 monthly issues, and a supplement, with a general title-page and vignettes to first leaf of each number, viii + 616pp, 12mo, early qtr calf, marbled boards, rubbed, lacks lettering piece from spine, lacks front endpaper. Printed and Published by George Miller and Son, Haddington: January 1813 to December 1813. £65.00
    * The 'Cheap Magazine' continued in 1814, but from 1815 it was titled "The Monthly Magazine and Philanthropic Museum." Articles include "More Deplorable Effects by Heathenish Superstition"; "Fatal Effects of Drunkenness."; "On the Duties of Schoolboys.", etc.






  111. Mills (James) A LETTER TO SIR CHARLES ABBOTT, Knt. The Chief-Justice of the Court of King's Bench, upon a Late Decision of that Court, and also upon Two Subsequent Decisions of the Common Serjeant of the City of London. 40pp, disbound, stitching broken in 2 halves, title slightly spotty. T. Dolby, London: 1819. £16.00
    * Mills complains that he is forbidden by law to conduct a prosecution without the aid of counsel.






  112. Murray (Hugh) and Jameson (Professor) and Wilson (James) NARRATIVE OF DISCOVERY AND ADVENTURE IN AFRICA From the Earliest Ages to the Present Time: With illustrations of the Geology, Mineralogy and Zoology. Third Edition, Enlarged. Folding map, full page and textual illusts, 472pp, sm 8vo, recent unlettered cloth, map slightly off-set. Third edition, Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd. 1840. £15.00





  113. Nelson (William) MANWOOD'S TREATISE OF THE FOREST LAWS: Shewing Not only the Laws now in Force, but the Original of Forests, what they are, and how they differ from Chases, Parks, and Warrens; with all such Things as are incident to either: Together with The proper Terms of Art, collected out of the Common and Statute Laws of the Realm; as also the Assizes and Iters of Pickering and Lancaster, and several other ancient and learned Authors. Treating also of the Office of Agistors, Beadles, Foresters, Keepers, Rangers, Verderors and Wood wards, and of the Courts of Attachment, &c. With all the Variety of Cases relating to Forests, Chases, Parks, and Warrens; and all the Laws concerning the Game made, adjudged or repealed since the Year 1665. The whole digested under proper Titles in an Alphabetical Order, The Fourth Edition, Corrected and Enlarged. (i) + (iii) + 435 + (23) pages of Table, full early calf, raised bands, leather label on spine, top outer hinge cracked, though sound. With the armorial bookplate of Thomas Penrice. Fourth Edition, Printed by E. Nutt.... In the Savoy, London: 1717. £450.00





  114. Nevill (Ralph) THE REMINSCENCES OF LADY DOROTHY NEVILL. Frontis, xiv + 336 + 16 pages of publishers adverts, original cloth, ex-ref. lib. with label to front pastedown and stamp to title-page. London: Edward Arnold, 1926. £14.00





  115. Newton (Isaac) THE CHRONOLOGY OF ANCIENT KINGDOMS AMENDED. To which is Prefix'd A Short Chronicle from the First Memory of Things in Europe, to the Conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great. With 3 copper plate engravings, xiv + (ii) + 376pp, 4to, full calf, later spine and endpapers, raised bands, leather label, top inner corner of title-page, and first 30 leaves progressively less damp stained, small portions missing from the title-page, slightly affecting ruled border, which has been reinforced to verso for the top third, name scrawled through in early ink at the top of title-page, portion of inner margin replaced to introduction and the damp causing some rubbing to the surface of engraving at the top of this leaf, small amount of worming to fore-edge margins of approx. 25 leaves, with small semi-circular portions missing from a few leaves. Printed by F. Tonson, J. Osborn and T. Longman, London: 1728. £550.00





  116. Oldham (Wilfrid) BRITAIN'S CONVICTS TO THE COLONIES. Illusts, xiii + 270pp, dustwrapper, small stamp to front endpaper. Library of Australian History, Sydney: 1990. £15.00





  117. Oppe (A.P) THE WATER-COLOUR DRAWINGS OF JOHN SELL COTMAN. Frontis and 24 plates, xvipp, 4to, original printed wraps. London: The Studio Ltd. 1923. £14.00





  118. Parsons (Rev. Robert) THE CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY. Guiding Men to their Eternal Salvation, in two parts.... Carefully revised, corrected, and explained With Life of the Author. 608pp, 12mo, original cloth, slightly chipped at head and foot of spine, cloth slightly dull. Dublin: James Duffy, 1842. £20.00





  119. Partidge and Oakey, publishers THE WESLEY BANNER and Revival Record, for the Year 1850. Volume 2. iv + 484pp, contemporary half calf, marbled boards, rubbed, top outer hinge partly cracked. Partidge and Oakey, London: 1850 £16.00





  120. Payne (John R) W.H. HUDSON. A Bibliography. Frontis, xv + 248pp, original cloth. Dawson, Archon Books, 1977. £10.00





  121. [Pearse (Mary)] HENRIETTA RACHEL WILSON A Sketch by Her Mother. Frontis, one original mounted photo, 50pp, sm 8vo, few small marks to the original cloth. Printed For Private Circulation, (1904) £12.00
    * Henrietta was the daughter of Henry Pearse railway owner and M.P. for Durham South. The photograph in this work is of him.






  122. Phoenix Park Murders PIGOTTISM and The Times. Monday April 18, 1887. THE PHOENIX PARK MURDERS; Facsimile of a letter from Mr Parnell, excusing his Public Condemnation of the Crime. 16pp, few spots, lacks wraps? London: Thomas Hunt, 1889. £10.00
    * Lord Henry Cavendish the Chief Secretary for Ireland and Thomas Henry Burke the Permanent Undersecretary were stabbed to death by Irish nationalists known as the Invincibles in Dublin on 6 May 1882. Letters purporting to be written by Parnell, which supported the murders were forged and were found to be written by Richard Piggott a journalist.






  123. Pitt-Rivers (Augustus) ANTIQUE WORKS OF ART FROM BENIN. With a New Introduction by Bernard Fagg, Curator, Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford. With 50 plates, 101pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. Dover Publications, New York: 1976. £16.00





  124. Pope (Alexander) THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE. 3 volumes, frontis, xii + 292 and 304 and 260 + (1)pp, 16mo, half calf, marbled boards, marbled endpapers and page edges, covers rubbed to edges. Paris: Lefevre, 1822. £25.00
    * On the half title :- "The British Poets with Biographical and Critical Prefaces by Sir John Byerley." Only the first volume is on Copac, and there is no other mention of any others in this "British Poets" series.






  125. Pothier (Rev. Pere Dom Joseph) LES MELODIES GREGORIENNES d'apres la tradition. 268 + Errata, few spots to early binders cloth, corners slightly rubbed. Tournay, Desclee Lefebvre et Cie. 1880. £20.00





  126. Prideaux (Frederick) A LECTURE ON FANATICISM. What it is, and how to Avoid it. 39pp, original printed wraps, spine chipped, ex-lib. with labels to verso of wraps, stamp to verso of title-page. London: S.W. Partridge, 1888. £10.00





  127. Pulman (G.P.R) THE VADE-MECUM OF FLY-FISHING FOR TROUT: Being a Complete Practical Treatise on that Branch of the Art of Angling; with Plain and Copious Instructions for the Manufacture of Artificial Flies. Illusts in the text, xii + 186 + advert leaf, 12mo, original cloth, spine slightly faded, short split to top outer hinge. Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, London: 1851. £120.00





  128. Redgrave (Samuel) A DICTIONARY OF ARTISTS OF THE ENGLISH SCHOOL. Painters, Sculptors, Architects, Engravers, and Ornamentists. With Notices of their Lives and Works. xvii + 498pp, few short nicks to head of spine of dustwrapper. Second Edition, first published 1878, Kingsmead Reprints, Bath: 1970. £10.00





  129. Rigg (Arthur) A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE STEAM ENGINE. With 96 plates, 350pp, 4to, original cloth, corners slightly rubbed otherwise a nice copy. Second Edition, Revised & Enlarged, E. & F. Spon, London: 1894. £45.00





  130. Roberts (Anthony) THE FAIRIES REVENGE, or Reinvoked Memories of the Future. (A Fable on the Nature of Geomantic and Ecological Justice) Apocolyptic Archives No 1. Illusts, 18pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Zodiac House Publications, Glastonbury: 1991. £6.00





  131. Robertson (James Alexander) BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILLIPPINE ISLANDS Printed and Manuscript. Preceded by a Descriptive Account of the most important Archives and Collections containing Phillipina. 437pp, original cloth. Originally published 1908. Kraus Reprint, New York: 1970 £8.00





  132. Rock (William Frederick) WINTER GATHERINGS; Poems, written chiefly in his youth. xi + 165pp, sm 8vo, original calf, slightly rubbed to edges, raised bands, a.e.g. Printed for Private Circulation, Unwin Brothers printers, London; 1867. £20.00





  133. Roosevelt (Theodore) HUNTING TRIPS OF A RANCHMAN: Sketches of Sport on the Northern Cattle Plains. Full page and textual illusts, xvi + 547pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed, recased, with new endpapers, and original, now faded, spine laid down. First English edition. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, 1886. £20.00





  134. Roper (Freeman C.S) CATALOGUE OF WORKS ON THE MICROSCOPE, and of those referring to Microscopal Subjects in the Library of Freeman C.S. Roper. 102pp, original cloth. Originally published 1865, reprinted Nicholas T. Smith, New York: c.197- £8.00





  135. Rymer (Thomas) [Clarke (Adam), Holbrooke (Frederick), and Clarke (I.W), Sub-Commissioners] GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO THE FOEDERA. Official Copy For the Use of His Majesty's Commissioners on The Public Records of the Kingdom. 72pp, 4to, early half calf, paper boards, worn, very rubbed, top board and front endpaper and title-page loose. New edition. Not Published. Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, London: 1817. £18.00





  136. S. (E.A) THE PHYSICAL EDUCATION OF GIRLS. 20pp, sm 8vo, recent cloth, ex-ref. lib. with label to front endpaper. Dorchester: Printed at the Dorset County Chronicle, 1866. £14.00
    * Very scarce. Not found on Copac.






  137. Scherer (General) PRECIS DES OPERATIONS MILITAIRES DE L'ARMEE D'ITALIE Depuis le 21 ventose jusqu'au 7 floreal de Pan 7. 66pp, untrimmed in later plain paper wraps, with manuscript title in English on top wrap. A Paris Cher Dentu, An VII. (1799) £22.00
    * Sherer was appointed the commander-in-chief of the Army of Italy in 1795, but was relieved of his post by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1796.






  138. [Schmid (C)] PETITS CONTES POUR LES ENFANS. par l'auteur des Oeufs de paques. Ouvrage autorise par l'Universite. With printed title-page and engraved title-page with a hand coloured vignette title and 2 hand-coloured plates, 136 + (4) pages of publishers averts, sm 8vo, original printed paper boards, rubbed, lacks spine, portions of paper torn from boards, contemporary ownership inscription to verso of top board, and names to verso of both titles, and ink note to printed title-page. Paris: Chez Levrault, Strasbpurg: 1835. £12.00





  139. Scientific Instrument Society BULLETIN OF THE SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENT SOCIETY. No. 40. March 1994. Illusts, 48pp, small folio, original card covers, small snag to foot of top cover. The Scientific Instrument Society. 1988-1999. £7.00
    * Includes 19th century French instrument makers; John Handsford of Birmingham and Bristol; Tompion Regulator Clock at Old Greenwich Observatory, etc.






  140. Seebohm (Benjamin, editor MEMOIRS OF WILLIAM FORSTER. 2 volumes, vii + 394 and 400pp, original cloth, spines faded, ex-ref. lib, with labels to front pastedowns, and stamp to title-pages. London: Alfred W. Bennett, 1865. £26.00
    * Forster was a Quaker preacher. He campaigned against slavery which was still rife around the world, although abolished in 1807 in the British Empire. He was married in 1816 and then moved to Dorset.






  141. Shove (Fredegond) POEMS. 51pp, short tear to dustwrapper, some light spotting to prelims. Cambridge at the University Press, 1956. £9.00





  142. Shrubsall (Dennis) W.H. HUDSON Writer and Naturalist. xiii + 127pp, spine of dustwrapper slightly faded. Tisbury: Compton Press. 1978. £20.00
    * Loosely inserted is a typed letter signed by the author, and with a signed inscription by him to the front endpaper.






  143. Simplified Building Society RULES OF THE SIMPLIFIED PERMANENT BENEFIT BUILDING SOCIETY. Established November 28, 1851. On new and most advanced principle; under the management of gentlemen of great experience, directors of existing societies.... Subscriptions payable at the Subscription Room, "George Tavern," Commercial Road, Stepney, on the Fourth Friday evening in every month.... 32 + (3)pp, 12mo, stitched as issued in the original printed wraps. London: Printed by D. Francis 24, Mile End Road, 1855. £16.00
    * Not found on Copac.






  144. Smith (Patsy Adam), Drawings by Arthur Phillipps LAUNCESTON SKETCHBOOK. Illusts, 58pp, dustwrapper. Rigby Publishers, Adelaide: 1973. £6.00





  145. Smith (Rev. G.C) BOB, THE CABIN-BOY. Vignette title, 11pp, 12mo, disbound, top leaf loose. Francis Westley, London: c.1825. £12.00
    * Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. The Rev. G.C. Smith was a pastor of the Baptist chapel in Penzance from 1807-25, and 1848-63. Whilst there he preached not only in Penzance, but also at St. Just and Newlyn, and built six chapels in the Penzance area. He founded several societies and charities mainly for the benefit of sailors and their families.






  146. Smith (Rev. G.C) ENGLISH SAILORS, or, Britain's Best Bulwarks. Being the substance of various Addresses to Seamen, On board the Floating Chapel, and on public Occasions in different Ships on the River Thames. Vignette title, 36pp, 12mo, disbound, 2 small portions torn from lower corner of title-page without affecting text, last leaf loose. F. Westley, London: c.1820. £18.00
    * Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. The Rev. G.C. Smith was a pastor of the Baptist chapel in Penzance from 1807-25, and 1848-63. Whilst there he preached not only in Penzance, but also at St. Just and Newlyn, and built six chapels in the Penzance area. He founded several societies and charities mainly for the benefit of sailors and their families.






  147. Smith (Rev. G.C) THE PRESS GANG or, Prince of Peace, against the Prince of darkness. 12pp, 12mo, disbound, last line of final page partly shaved. Francis Westley, London: c.1825. £18.00
    * The last leaf lists the names of the committee, religious seamen, secretaries and treasurers for the Stepney and Wapping Bethel Mission Society. Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. The Rev. G.C. Smith was a pastor of the Baptist chapel in Penzance from 1807-25, and 1848-63. Whilst there he preached not only in Penzance, but also at St. Just and Newlyn, and built six chapels in the Penzance area. He founded several societies and charities mainly for the benefit of sailors and their families.






  148. Smith (Rev. G.C) THE ROYAL BARRACKS, or, Soldiers Turned Out on Duty. Vignette title, 12pp, 12mo, disbound. Francis Westley, London: c.1825. £12.00
    * Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. The Rev. G.C. Smith was a pastor of the Baptist chapel in Penzance from 1807-25, and 1848-63. Whilst there he preached not only in Penzance, but also at St. Just and Newlyn, and built six chapels in the Penzance area. He founded several societies and charities mainly for the benefit of sailors and their families.






  149. Smith (Rev. G.C): Penzance, Cornwall THE LIGHT-HOUSE; or, A Sailor's Observations to His Brother Sailors, on the Book of Jonah, in the Bible.... Vignette title, 24pp, 12mo, disbound. F. Westley, London: c.1820. £15.00
    * Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. The Rev. G.C. Smith was a pastor of the Baptist chapel in Penzance from 1807-25, and 1848-63. Whilst there he preached not only in Penzance, but also at St. Just and Newlyn, and built six chapels in the Penzance area. He founded several societies and charities mainly for the benefit of sailors and their families.






  150. Smith (Rev. G.C), Penzance, Cornwall ENGINEER OFFICERS; or, The Affecting Contrast between M. and H. from the pen of the late Rev. S. Greathead, F.S.A. formerly a Military Officer in British America, who Quitted the Field of Battle to receive a Crown of Glory, February 15, 1823. Vignette title, 24pp, 12mo, disbound. F. Westley, London: c.1823. £20.00
    * Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. He went on to become a minister in Penzance, and built 6 chapels in the area. He set up several missions to care for sailors and their families, many of these were in the West Country.






  151. Smith (Rev. G.C), of Penzance THE HARP, Suspended by the Rivers of Babylon: or, Songs in the Desert. (Verse) Vignette title, 24pp, 12mo, disbound. F. Westley, London: c.1822. £14.00
    * Smith started life in the navy, and later studied to become a Baptist minister in Devonport. He went on to become a minister in Penzance, and built 6 chapels in the area. He set up several missions to care for sailors and their families, many of these were in the West Country.






  152. Spanish Armada PROTESTANT COMMEMORATION IN 1888 OF THE DEFEAT OF THE SPANISH ARMADA IN 1588, Accession of the Protestant Dynasty in 1688. Report of Sermons and Public Meetings Held under the Auspices of the Hastings and St. Leonards Auxilliary Protestant Reformation Society. 20pp, with the top wrap, lacks spine and rear wrap. Reprinted from the "Hastings and St. Leonard's News." 1888. £12.00





  153. Spilhause (Athelstan and Kathleen) MECHANICAL TOYS. How Old Toys Work. Coloured illusts, viii + 150pp, dustwrapper. First edition, New York: 1989. £9.00





  154. Spon (E. & F.N) WORKSHOP RECEIPTS For the Use of Artizans, Manufacturers, Mechanics, &c. Volume 5 only. Text illusts, 440pp, original decorative cloth, front inner hinge cracked though sound, occasional light foxing. A.W. Cowan, London: 1898. £18.00
    * Includes sections on magic lanterns, explosives, barometers, velocipedes, lacquers, tobacco pipes, boat building, etc.






  155. Spry (Joseph Hume) JUDITH AND HOLOFERNESS; An Oratorio. 12pp, original printed paper wraps, spine partly split. E. Lansdown, Bath: 1862. £10.00





  156. Stark (James H) DORCHESTER DAY. Celebration of the Two Hundred and Seventy-Seventh Anniversary of the Settlement of Dorchester, June 8th, 1907. Plates, 117pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed, spine partly faded. Boston: Municipal Printing Office, 1907. £14.00





  157. Stockelbach (Lavonia) THE BIRDS OF SHAKESPEARE. With 30 tipped in colour plates, xiv + 94pp, dustwrapper, few spots to title and prelims. Batsford; London: (1954) £12.00
    * The illustrations 'have been painted on the wood of the American holly tree with water colours....'






  158. Stocks (G.A), and Tait (James), and others. editor CHETHAM MISCELLANIES. New Series. Vol IV. Containing:- i. Dunkenhalgh Deeds. ii. Extracts from the Manchester Churchwardens Accounts. iii. The New Court Book of the Manor of Bramhall. iv. Latin Verses and Speeches by Scholars of the Manchester Grammar School. v. Records of some Saltford Portmoots in the Sixteenth Century. Frontis, 108 + ix + 41 + 35 + vii + 13 + vii + 14pp, original cloth, partly unopened, small indelible cancel stamp to front pastedown. Volume 80. Printed for the Chetham Society. 1921. £12.00





  159. Stocks (George Alfred), editor THE RECORDS OF BLACKBURN GRAMMAR SCHOOL. 3 volumes, frontispieces, original cloth, partly unopened, small indelible cancel stamp to front pastedown. Volumes 66, 67, and 68. Printed for the Chetham Society. 1909. £30.00





  160. Stukeley (William) MEMOIRS OF SIR ISAAC NEWTON'S LIFE. By William Stukeley, M.D., F.R.S. 1752. Being Some Account of His Family and Chiefly of the Junior Part of His life. Edited by A. Hastings White. With plates, pedigrees. 86pp, original cloth, neatly recased with the original spine laid down, ex-school lib. with 3 stamps to endpapers, small ink splash mark to fore-edges. First edition, Taylor and Francis, London: 1936. £30.00





  161. Sturt (Charles), edited by Richard C. Davis THE CENTRAL AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITION 1844-1846. The Journals of Charles Sturt. With 5 illusts, map, lxxi + 366pp, dustwrapper, small stamp to front endpaper. The Hakluyt Society, London: 2002. £18.00





  162. Swanson (Bro. Peter), and others THE HISTORY OF CRAFT MASONRY IN BRAZIL. With 5 plates, 31 + (16)pp, original cloth. Fereira Pinto, Rio De Janeiro: 1929. £16.00





  163. Sweet (Henry) THE STUDENT'S DICTIONARY OF ANGLO SAXON. 217pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed, ex-lib. with label to front pastedown and stamp to verso of title, number to base of spine. Oxford at the Clarendon press, 1897. £14.00





  164. Sylva-Tarouca (Count Ernst) EXTRACT "KEIN HEGER KEIN JAEGER" A Handbook of Game Preserving 42 leaves printed on rectos only, 4to, original cloth, pasted to a few leaves at the rear are cuttings from a magazine article on deer. With the armorial bookplate of Sir James Beethom Whitehead. Tipped into the front is a letter to Beethom Whitehead, from Bertie Whitehead, thanking him for translating it from the German. Pasted to the front pastedown is a cutting of an article on 'Deer Forest Management' concerning the book and Bertie Whitehead. Printed for Private Circulation, Paul Pary, Berlin: c.1914. £25.00





  165. Synge (Lanto) ANTIQUE NEEDLEWORK. Numerous coloured and black and white illusts, 202pp, dustwrapper. Blandford Press, Poole: 1982. £10.00





  166. Tate (Peter) A CENTURY OF BIRD BOOKS. Illusts, 256pp, dustwrapper. H.F. & G. Witherby, 1979. £14.00





  167. Taverner (Mr) THE ARTFUL WIFE A COMEDY As it is Acted at the Theatre in Little Lincoln's Inn-Fields. (vi) + 71pp, disbound, lacks half-title, some browning mainly to margins, water staining to outer margins of prelims, verso of last leaf, which is blank, partly stained, title-page soiled to lower margin. First edition, London: Printed for, and sold by J. Roberts, 1718. £18.00





  168. Thompson (G.R) and Hummel (E.L) THE MAKING OF MINE PLANS. Folding table, 14pp, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Institute of Mining Engineers, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: 1910. £8.00





  169. Thorp (Rev. Thomas), Senior Dean A SERMON DELIVERED IN THE CHAPEL OF TRINITY COLLEGE CAMBRIDGE, On Easter Day, 1834. 16pp, disbound. Pitt Press, Cambridge: 1834. £10.00





  170. Tilley (Joseph) A NEW ARITHMETICAL TABLE-BOOK, AND COUNTING HOUSE GUIDE; To which is added an easy revised and facile series of mental exercises.... Frontis, 86pp, sm 8vo, original cloth boards, crude paper spine, ex-Bickford Smith of Tuckingmill library with label and a couple of stamps, some spotting to prelims, waterstain mainly affecting top margins of a few prelims. Longman, Rees.... London: James Drake, Birmingham: Preface dated 1836. £18.00





  171. Tootell (George) HOW TO PLAY THE CINEMA ORGAN A Practical Guide By a Practical Player. Plate, 114pp, original qtr cloth, printed paper boards, slightly rubbed to edges, front inner hinge pulled, stitching loosening to one section. London: W. Paxton £24.00





  172. Tristram (H.B) SCENES IN THE EAST, Consisting of twelve coloured photographic views of places mentioned in the Bible, with descriptive letter-press. With 12 coloured plates, 49pp, 4to, original cloth, covers worn, and partly waterstained, gutta percha binding with 2 plates loose, one slightly frayed to one margin, plates lightly spotted, one plate has waterstain to margin. London, Printed for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1880. £25.00
    * Includes chapters on:- Bethlehem, Nazareth, Gaza, and Joppa.






  173. Van Loo (Gerald) A VICTORIAN PARSON The Life and Times of Thomas Prankered Phelps, Rector of Ridley, Kent, 1840-1893. Double-page pedigree of the Phelps family, 268pp, dustwrapper, small stamp to front endpaper. Privately Published, (1989) £12.00





  174. Voysey (Cynthia) BOBBIN LACE IN PHOTOGRAPHS. With numerous plates on 126pp 4to, dustwrapper. B.T. Batsford, London: 1987. £10.00





  175. Walton (Paul H) THE DRAWINGS OF JOHN RUSKIN. Illusts, x + 134pp, 4to, original cloth. Reprinted Hacker, New York: 1985. £12.00





  176. Ward (Roland) THE PRICE GUIDE TO THE MODELS OF W.H. GOSS. With 486 illustrations, 190pp, 4to, dustwrapper slightly rubbed to edges. Clopton, Suffolk: Antiques Collectors Club, 1975. £12.00





  177. Waring (J.B) A RECORD OF MY ARTISTIC LIFE. Plates, 312 + 11 + (2)pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed, cloth bruised to portion of spine, front inner hinge weak, ex-lib. with labels to endpapers, First edition, Trubner, London: 1873. £16.00





  178. Warner (Rev. R. Hyett) PETER DE AQUABLANCA, BISHOP OF HEREFORD 1240-1268. 10pp, sm 8vo, original printed wraps, ink note on top wrap. Reprinted from the Diocesan Messenger, 1906. £5.00





  179. Watt (Robert) BIBLIOTHECA BRITANNICA or A General Index to British Foreign Literature. In Two Parts: - Authors and Subjects. Complete set 2 volumes bound in 4, over 2000 pages, 4to, original cloth. Originally published in 1824. Reprinted Burt Franklin, New York: c.1970. £65.00
    * Gives a potted biography of the authors. A heavy set which will incur higher postal charges.






  180. Way (Mary Elizabeth) THE WAY FAMILY. John and Mary (Long) Way of Nantucket With Notes On Other Way Families. 287pp, original cloth, small stamp to title-page. Privately Published, Martinez, CA, U.S.A. 1969. £20.00





  181. Weekley (Montague) THOMAS BEWICK. With 30 illusts, 224pp, rubbed dustwrapper, cellotape repair to head of dustwrapper. Oxford University Press, 1953. £6.00





  182. Wesley (John) THE SELECTED PAMPHLETS. With 5 coloured illusts, 171pp, original cloth. The John Marcon Press Hand made in England 2000. £18.00
    * Contains reprints of eleven pamphlets, including 'Thoughts upon Slavery', 'A Short Account of the School in Kingswood', 'The Late Work of God in North America'.






  183. Wesley (John), and others MINUTES OF SEVERAL CONVERSATIONS BETWEEN THE REV. JOHN WESLEY, A.M., and The Preachers in Connexion with Him. Containing The Form of Discipline Established Among the Preachers and People in the Methodist Societies. 72pp, early unlettered cloth, covers slightly spotty, couple of short splits to top outer hinge. Presentation inscription from 'Wesleyan Methodist Conference London, August 1st, 1860.' with signatures of 'Resident' and 'Secretary' and further signatures, which appear from the same event, to rear endpaper. Published originally in 1797. Reprinted for the Methodist Book-Room, 1850. £30.00





  184. White (Gilbert), edited by Walter Johnson GILBERT WHITE'S JOURNALS. Plates, xlviii + 463pp, small nick to head of dustwrapper. First published 1931, reprinted David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1970. £10.00





  185. Wiffen (J.H) HISTORICAL MEMOIRS OF THE FIRST RACE OF ANCESTRY, WHENCE THE HOUSE OF RUSSELL HAD ITS ORIGIN: From the Subjugation of Norway to the Norman Conquest. Folding pedigree, armorial illusts, original cloth, ex-lib. with number to base of spine, label to front pastedown, and a couple of small stamps. London: Longman, Rees, Orme.... 1833. £18.00





  186. Wiffen (J.H) HISTORICAL MEMOIRS OF THE FIRST RACE OF ANCESTRY, WHENCE THE HOUSE OF RUSSELL HAD ITS ORIGIN: From the Subjugation of Norway to the Norman Conquest. Two volumes, folding pedigree, 5 of 7 plates, the 2 missing plates do not appear to have been bound in, illusts of Arms, xix + 563pp, and 1 plate, illusts of arms, iv + 604pp, original cloth, dent, with slight damage to cloth on rear board of one volume. Limited to 250 Copies. London: Longman, Rees, Orme.... 1833. £25.00





  187. Wilde (Oscar) PHRASES AND PHILOSOPHIES for the use of the Young. With head and tale pieces by Aubrey Beardsley, title page printed in red and black, 12pp, 16mo, original plain paper wraps, top wrap has a waterstain along the top edge, not affecting contents. Edition de Luxe, limited to one hundred and twenty-five copies. Privately printed, London: 1903. £18.00





  188. Williams (Iolo A) EARLY ENGLISH WATERCOLOURS and some Cognate Drawings by Artists born not later than 1785. With an introduction With 200 plates showing 412 illusts, xii + 266pp, 4to, few small marks to the original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. First published 1952. Kingsmead Reprints, Bath: 1970. £10.00





  189. Williams (Trevor I), editor A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF SCIENTISTS xi + 591pp, dustwrapper. Adam and Charles Black, London: 1969. £14.00





  190. Wilson (John MacKay) WILSON'S HISTORICAL, TRADITIONARY AND IMAGINATIVE TALES OF THE BORDERS AND OF SCOTLAND. With an Illustrative Glossary by Captain Thomas Brown. Six volumes, bound in 3, frontis, 416 + 416 and 400 + 412pp, and 412 + 412 + 45 pages glossary, 4to, early half roan, amateur tape to 2 spines, one untitled, first volume lacks front endpaper, 2 volumes loose in case, few short tears to outer margins of a couple of leaves. There are 312 tales in all. Manchester: James Ainsworth, c.1850. £60.00





  191. Wood (Christopher) DICTIONARY OF VICTORIAN PAINTERS. With Guide to Auction Prices 300 Illustrations and Index to Artists Monograms. Numerous black and white illusts, xv + 435pp, dustwrapper. First edition, Antique Collectors Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk: 1971. £18.00





  192. Zeising (Adolf) NEUES DEUTSCHES LESEBUCH fur Schule und Haus, insbesondere fur Gymnasiun und hohere Burgerschulen. xvi + 340pp, early half calf cloth sides, lightly rubbed. Magdeburg: 1856 £18.00

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