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BLOOMFIELD, Robert. Rural tales, ballads, and songs. London. Printed for Vernor and Hood...and Longman and Rees, 1802. First edition. 8vo. ix, [1], 119pp, [1]. With an engraved portrait frontispiece and a further 11 engraved plates. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Extremities rubbed. Armorial bookplate of W. Miles to FEP, occasional spotting, light offsetting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23205
HERBERT, [George]. Herbert's poems... London. Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1837. New edition. 8vo. lxxxii, [4], 212pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Contemporary black half-calf, marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Early inked ownership inscriptions to FFEP and head of title page, frontispiece spotted. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23207
SADLER, M. F. Rev.. The acts of the apostles. London. George Bell and Sons, 1888. Second edition, revised. 8vo. xvi, 522pp. Contemporary prize binding, gilt-tooled calf, gilt supralibros of the Monmouthshire Education Board to upper board, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, prize bookplate to FEP. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23218
LANDOR, Walter Savage. The sculptured garland. London. The Dropmore Press, 1948. First edition. Quarto. Limited edition, one of 300 copies printed, of which this is number 43. [12], 54pp, [4]. Illustrated with numerous wood engravings by Iain Macnab. Original publisher's half-morocco, cream cloth boards, stamped and lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper, drab card slipcase. Minor shelf-wear, dustwrapper browned and spotted, slipcase worn - without top-edge. Internally immaculate. Publisher's prospectus loosely inserted (bearing ink-stamps of Dorchester bookseller Longmans. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23356
ARTHUR, George, Sir. Life of Lord Kitchener. London. Macmillan and Co., 1920. First edition. 8vo. In three volumes. With a portrait frontispiece to each volume, and a further eight plates of maps and plans. Original publisher's navy cloth, ruled and lettered in green. Extremities rubbed and marked. Admiral Jellicoe's copy, with his inked ownership inscriptions to all FEPs. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23350
QUINCEY, Thomas de. Revolt of the Tartars: or, Flight of the Kalmuck Khan & his People from the Russian Territories to the Frontiers of China. London. The Dropmore Press, 1948. Quarto. Limited edition of 450 copies, of which this is number 45 - one of 50 specially bound by Evans of Croyden and signed by the Artist, Stuart Boyle. [8], 96pp, [4]. With a frontispiece, title page vignette, a further seven plates and six illustrations in the text. Pictorial endpapers. Uncut and unopened in original red morocco, stamped and lettered in gilt, T.E.G. A trifle rubbed, ... More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23354
RICHARDS, Vyvyan. T. E. Lawrence. London. Duckworth, 1939. 8vo. 144pp. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Lightly rubbed, dustwrapper worn, substantial loss, paper repairs to verso, remnants of earlier naive clear tape repairs, pen scrawl to price on upper panel. Contemporary inked gift inscription to FFEP, distinctive inked ownership inscription of Jeremy Wilson to head. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23371
SYMINGTON, Maggie. The "snow queen.". London. James Clarke and Co., [1869]. First edition. 12mo. 142pp, [2]. With a final leaf of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's green cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Binding cocked, a trifle rubbed. Internally clean and crisp. Inked ownership inscription of M. Louisa Symington and Robert Symington to recto of FFEP. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 22209
LANYON, Helen. The hill o' dreams. Dublin. Sealy, Bryers and Walker, 1909. First edition. 12mo. 32pp. Original publisher's brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed, some marking to boards. Endpapers browned, contemporary inked initials to recto of FFEP, very occasional light spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 22210
[VICKERS, William]. A Companion to the Altar: Shewing the Nature and Necessity of a Sacramental Preparation, In order to our Worthy Receiving the Holy Communion... London. Printed by Rider & Weed, [s.d., c.1810?] 12mo. 60pp. With an engraved frontispiece. Original publisher's drab paper boards. Extremities worn and soiled, without spine panel. Hinges exposed, without free-endpapers, early inked gift inscription to verso of frontispiece: 'Jane Young / the gift of Mrs Chandler'. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23177
FOSTER, J[ohn] W[ells]. Pre-historic races of the United States of America. Chicago. S. C. Griggs and Company, 1873. Second edition. 8vo. xv, [1], 415pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and 71 illustrations in the text. Original publisher's green buckram, ruled in black, stamped and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Lightly spotted. Bookplate and ownership inscription of Nathaniel Seymour Thomas to FEP and title page respectively. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23392
COLVIN-SMITH, R. C. M.. The life and works of Colvin Smith, R.S.A. 1796-1875. Aberdeen. The University Press, 1939. First edition. 8vo. One of one hundred copies printed. viii, 134pp. With a photographic portrait frontispiece and a further nine photographic plates. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Dustwrapper worn and damp-stained. 'Review copy' inscribed to FFEP. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23376