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An Analytical Digest of the Reports of Cases Decided in the Courts of Common Law, and Equity, of Appeal, and Nisi Prius in the Year MDCCCXVIII (1818)

By: Jeremy, Henry (Of Middle Temple, Esq. Barrister at Law. )

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Lincoln's-Inn, London, J & W. T. Clarke, Law Booksellers, Portugal Street,: 1819

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112764

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


In the ORIGINAL black printed/lettered and bordered, front and back, paper covered boards - with a black '2' on the centre spine. (The second volume ever in this series I believe? ). The paper of the spine is titled/banded in black. The paper of the spine is splitting at some edges. The tail of the spine is missing circa a triangular inch (3.0 cm) , and the corners/edges are bumped/rubbed, but overall it is unusual to find such early Black Printed paper covered boards in... View more info

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The Socinian Controversy discuss'd in Six Dialogues: Wherein the Chief of the Socinian Tracts publish'd of late years are consider'd. To which is added, A Defence of the First and Last Dialogues relating to the Satisfaction of Jesus Christ.

By: Leslie Charles, Chancellor Of The Cathedral Of Connor

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for G. Strahan, At the Golden Ball Over Against the Royal-Exchange in Cornhill.: 1719

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 113097

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full Leather with gilt banding and decorative impressed border. The leather is worn and is rubbed to all extremities and is through to the boards in many edges, particularly the corners. Five Raised bands to the spine. The front hinge has split up the full length and there is some splitting to and bottom to the rear hinge, however all 'strings' are holding tight and the boards are tight and secure. A small (1. 75" x 1. 75") oval piece of leather is missing to the... View more info

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A Pilgrimage to the Land of My Fathers (ORIGINAL 2 Volume Set Complete)

By: Margoliouth The Rev. Moses

Price: £550.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1850

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112872

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Two Volume Set. VERY GOOD MINUS. Both volumes uniform in the original dark blue blind-stamped cloth, with bright gilt titling/lettering to both spines. Some slight light 'patching' to the covers. The head/tail of the spines and the corners of the covers are 'bumped/crumpled' but have NO loss or chipping. There is a tiny (0.5cm) loss of cloth to the inner front edge of Volume 2, but Overall this a sound and attractive 2 Volume Set. Images available on Request. The page fo... View more info

Letters of the Rt. Honourable Lady M--Y W--Y M--E, Written During Her Travels in Europe, Asia, & Africa to Persons of Distinction, ..etc. Which Contain... Accounts of the Policy & Manners of the Turks.... 3 Volumes Complete.

By: Montagu (E) , Lady Mary Wortley .

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, T. Becket and P. A. De Hondt, in the Strand.: 1769

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 113013

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Each of the 3 volumes bound in contemporary full calf with 5 raised bands, gilt decorated compartments, and 2 burgundy/gilt lettered leather title and Vol. Number pieces per volume. All leather very scuffed/rubbed/scraped with some loss to the leather in places, and the front hinge of the binding of Volume One only is split and a former owner has put a 3.5 cm wide sticky paper across the bottom third of the spine and half of the front/rear boards. (and a smaller plain st... View more info

The Farmer's Manual of Agricultural Chemistry, with Instruction Respecting the Disease of Cereals, and the Destruction of the Insects Which Are Injurious to Those Plants

By: Normandy A.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, George Knight and Sons: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112317

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Very Good Minus. In the Original Blind Stamped Russian Green cloth with bright gilt titling to the spine and front cover. There is some fading to the base colour of the spine, but all titling, etc, is clear and bright. There are also some patches of light 'spotting' to the covers, but the covers are tight and complete and all hinges sound. A Very Nice copy. There are the remains of a removed bookplate and an erased signature on the front pastedown /endpaper, tho' oddly t... View more info

The North Pole With an Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt

By: Peary Robert E.

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Time-Life: 1985

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 109479

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


From the prestigiously-bound Time-Life series "Classics of Exploration". A c.1985 Facsimile reprint of the First Edition of 1910, preserving the historical authenticity including typographical errors and printing irregularities. Hardback in coarse grained mottled brown leather boards (Time-Life actually state that these bindings are Leather, but they look more like 'leatherette' to me - but presumably the publishers know what they are talking about? ) with Bright... View more info

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Some Account of London. (Third Edition DUBLIN 1791)

By: Pennant Thomas

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Dublin, John Archer: 1791

Seller ID: 113862

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full (probably contemporary) Leather with burgundy title label and gilt titling. FRONT COVER DETATCHED. Leather scruffy - scuffed, rubbed and chipped with a little edge loss to the corners and head of the spine. Copper engraved Frontispiece of Charles 1st and a copper engraved Title page. (16 pp including subscribers ) + 479 pages + 8 pp index. With a large fold-out panoramic Map of 'London and Westminster in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth', (no damage just the usual fold ... View more info

A Concise History of Painting from Prehistory to the 13th Century 238 Plates, 90 in Colour

By: Rice, David Talbot

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110793

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Laminated pictorial card covers. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There is very light uniform browning to the page fore-edges and to the bottom corner of the half-title page there is a very small brown mark where a price sticker has been removed, otherwise there are no Inscriptions or other Marks. 287 pp. Illustrated with 238 plates, 90 in colour. Short Bibliography; List of Illustrations; Index. Overall, apart from the minor 'faults', as detalied above, this is an Exc... View more info

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Memoires De La Vie De Francois De Scepeaux Sire De Vieilleville Et Comte De Duretal, Marechal De France; Contenants Plusieurs Anecdotes Des Regnes De Francois I, Henri II, Francois II & Charles IX. En Cinq Tomes (Complete in 5 Volumes)

By: Vieilleville Comte De (Compose Par Vincent Carloix)

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Paris, France, A Paris Chez H. L. Guerin & L. F. Delatour: 1757

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108788

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


5 volumes complete in full leather. 5 raised bands to each spine with gilt decorations between each, with 2 burgundy/gilt titled, decorated Title labels and the remains of a paper (shelving number ? ) to the foot of each volume. All extremities rubbed, scraped, chipped, worn and torn, with some loss here and there. All Hinges tight and secure however, and overall the set looks quite 'shabbily attractive' on the shelf with all the labels intact and most of the decorated c... View more info

John Wesley in Wales 1739-1790. Entries from His Journal and Diary Relating to Wales. Edited, with an Introduction, by A. H. Williams

By: Wesley John; Williams A. H. (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112523

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Dark Green Boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's decorated/pictorial dustjacket. Despite its status as an Ex-Library copy there are NO Library markings to the outside of the covers or dustjacket. Inside on the front endpapers are some traces of removed labels, a 'Discarded' stamp and a small (1.75 cm in diameter) round library stamp. The rear endpaper also has one small circular library stamp and 'Stack 8/91' stamped/written on. A smal... View more info