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SHERRIFF, R. C.. No leading lady: an autobiography. London. Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1968. First edition. 8vo. 352pp. With a black and white photographic portrait frontispiece. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in gilt, printed dustwrapper. Dustwrapper edgeworn, spine panel a trifle sunned, several paper repairs to verso. Bookplate of J. Hodges to FEP, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21462
GREENFIELD, B[enjamin] W[yatt]. Genealogy of the somersetshire family of Meriet, traced in an unbroken line from the reign of the confessor, to its extinction in the reign of king henry v., compiled from public records and other authentic sources, with notes and references. Taunton. Printed by J. F. Hammond, [1883]. First edition. 8vo. 119pp, [1]. With a colour frontispiece and a folding chart. Original publisher's blue cloth, stamped and ruled in black, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed. Occasional light spotting, several very short tears to chart margins. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21528
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Q-ships and their story. London. Sidgwick and Jackson Ltd., 1922. First edition. 8vo. xi, [1], 276pp. With a black and white photographic frontispiece, a further 31 black and white plates, and 16 diagrams in the text. Original publisher's blind-stamped navy cloth, lettered in gilt. Rubbed, some soiling to upper board and spine. Upper hinge exposed, lightly spotted. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 21506
ROSCOE, William. The life and pontificate of leo the tenth. [London]. George Routledge and Sons, Limited, [s.d., 1883?] 8vo. In two volumes. xxix, [1], 482; [6], 535pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume. Contemporary decorated paper boards, hand drawn fleur-de-lis motifs in red ink to upper boards, hand-ruled in green, gilt-tooled calf onlays, calf lettering-pieces, all edges red. Lightly dust-soiled. Brocade endpapers, inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf of Vol. I, occasional light spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21525
ABDULLAH, King of Jordan. Memoirs of king abdullah of transjordan. London. Jonathan Cape, 1950. First edition in English. 8vo. 278pp. With a photographic portrait frontispiece, and a further two plates. Original publisher's red buckram, lettered in gilt, printed paper dustwrapper. Light shelf-wear, some soiling and chipping to dustwrapper, neat paper repair to verso of spine panel at head. Internally clean and crisp. From the library of the late Jeremy Wilson (1944-2017), the authorised biographer of Lawrence, with his distinctive inked ownership inscription to recto ... More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21514
WILLLIAMSON, Henry. Genius of friendship: 'T. E. Lawrence'. London. Faber and Faber, 1941. First edition. 8vo. 78pp. Original publisher's orange cloth, lettered in gilt, printed paper dustwrapper. Dustwrapper rubbed, foxed, faded, spine panel sunned. Internally clean and crisp. From the library of the late Jeremy Wilson (1944-2017), the authorised biographer of Lawrence, with his distinctive inked ownership inscription to recto of FFEP and bookplate to FEP. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 15574
LAWRENCE, T. E.. Crusader castles. Oxford. Clarendon Press, [1990]. New edition. 8vo. xl, 154pp. With a black and white photographic frontispiece and numerous black and white photographs and illustrations in the text. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Some marking to top-edge, else clean and crisp, a very good copy. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21457
ROSCOE, William. The life and pontificate of leo the tenth. London. Henry G. Bohn, 1846. Fifth edition. 8vo. In two volumes. xxxi, [1], 502; [2], 540pp. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume and one further engraved plate. Attractively bound in contemporary gilt-tooled turquoise morocco, contrasting morocco lettering-pieces, gilt device with motto 'Sunt sua praemia laudi' to boards, marbled edges. Marbled endpapers, slight foxing to plates, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 300.00 Antiquates Ref. 15149
[MASQUERADE]. Selections from the masquerade; A Collection of enigmas, logogriphs, charades, rebuses, queries, and transpositions. London. Published by Baker & Fletcher, 1826. First edition. 12mo. [4], 215pp, [1]. With an engraved title-page. Original publisher's red roan-backed printed paper boards. Rubbed and marked. Upper hinge exposed, without front and rear free-endpapers, small hole to margin of I6, loss to lower corner of K8 - just clipping text, without loss of sense, foxed. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 17055
HARBIN, George. [Copies of several Old Charters, Deeds & Evidences now in the hands of Thomas Lord Viscount Weymouth, in his Library at Long-Leate. Coun. Wilts. 1717]. [s.i.]. [s.n.], [1717]. Manuscript on paper. In two volumes, 8vo and quarto, the 8vo bound in quarto size to present a uniformly bound pair. 5, 5-56, [3], 25, [2], 26-67, [2], 24, 24-53; [2], 88, [2], 37, 37-90, [1]. (pages 84-90 numbered but otherwise blank), further 45 blank leaves, 13 pages in manuscript tipped-in to rear vol. II. Nineteenth-century blind-tooled diced russia, lettered in gilt. Marbled endpapers. A ... More > £ 2,000.00 Antiquates Ref. 14058