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A CLERGYMAN [HENSLOWE, William Henry]. The christian hebdomad, or week of human life. A souvenir of the savior! And an occasional help to family devotion. London. Simpkin, Marshall and Co., 1866. First edition. 8vo. 117pp, [3]. Original publisher's navy cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Rubbed and sunned, a trifle marked, some chipping to head and foot of spine. Recent bookplate of R. C. Fiske to recto of FFEP, blank marriage certificate pasted to RFEP. Presentation copy, inked inscription to FEP: 'Ellen E. Henslowe / 29 April 1884 / from the author WHH'.

[Together with:] [HENSLOWE, William Henry]. ... More >
£ 375.00 Antiquates Ref. 20817
[ACTS - GEORGE II]. Anno Regni georgii II. Regis Magnae Britanniae, Franciae, & Hiberniae, primo. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Seventeenth Day of March, Anno Dom. 1714... London. Printed by John Baskett, 1715. [2], 315-330pp, [2]. ESTC N53667.

[Bound with:] Anno Regni georgii II. Regis Magnae Britanniae, Franciae, & Hiberniae, primo. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Seventeenth Day of March, Anno Dom. 1714... London. Printed by John Baskett, 1715. [4]pp. ESTC N53670.

[And:] Anno Regni georgii II. Regis Magnae Britanniae, Franciae, & Hiberniae, primo. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Seventeenth ... More >
£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 11390
ADAMS, John. Modern voyages: containing a variety of useful and entertaining facts, respecting the expedition and principal discoveries of cavendish, dampier, monk, spilbergen...for the amusement and instruction of youth of both sexes. London. Printed for G. Kearsley, 1790. 12mo. In two volumes. xii, 358; xii, 374pp, [10] With half-titles and a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue to Vol. II. Contemporary marbled sheep, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Extremities worn, spine of Vol. I cracked, some loss to head and foot, splitting to joints. Foxed. More > £ 750.00 Antiquates Ref. 13663
AITON, William. A History of the rencounter at Drumclog, and Battle at Bothwell Bridge, in the month of June, 1679, With an account of what is correct, and what is fictitious in the "Tales of my Landlord," respecting these engagements, and reflections on political subjects. Hamilton. Printed by W. M. Borthwick and Co., 1821. First edition. 8vo. [2], 131pp, [2]. With half-title and an engraved folding frontispiece depicting the field of battle. Disbound, leaves uncut. Ink stain to edge of quires, creasing to leaves throughout, short tear to gutter margin of final leaf repaired with clear tape, occasional spots of foxing. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 12158
[ALBERONI, Giulio]. The Political Testament of cardinal julius alberoni. Exhibiting A General View of the Politics and Interests of the several Courts of Europe. Extracted from different Memoirs, Letters, and other Papers of his eminence. To which is prefixed A Short Account of the cardinal's life. Translated from the Italian. London. Printed for J. Nourse, 1753. First edition in English. 8vo. xxxii, 343pp, [1]. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Lightly rubbed, slight loss to head of spine. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, contemporary inked ownership inscription to title-page; 'Ex Dono Ja Goodlast Campbele Jany. 18, 1754', else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 14620
[ALMANAC]. Nouvel almanac de la cour de S.A.E.E. de cologne. [Cologne]. [s.n.], 1783. 8vo. [44], 148, 32pp. With the engraved title page. Stitched within contemporary, probably original decorated 'Dutch' (but really German) floral paper wrappers. Slight marking to extremities, a little damp- staining to verso of wrappers, and edges, else a fine copy. With an early ink inscription to verso of lower wrapper. More > £ 375.00 Antiquates Ref. 21230
ANDERSON, James, Rev.. Ladies of the reformation. Memoirs of distinguished female characters, belonging to the period of the reformation in the sixteenth century. London. Blackie and Son, 1855. First edition. 8vo. xvi, [4], 715, [1], 8pp. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, numerous illustrations in the text, and a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue. Original publisher's black cloth, stamped in gilt and blind, speckled edges. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, contemporary armorial bookplate to FEP, foxed. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 22582
[AUCKLAND, William Eden]. Some remarks on the apparent circumstances of the war in the fourth week of october 1795. London. Printed for J. Walter, 1795. Second edition. 68pp. Presentation copy, inscription to head of title-page (partially shaved); 'From the author, Lord Auckland', and signed again beneath.

[Bound after:] LAUDERDALE, [James Maitland], Earl of. Letters to the peers of Scotland. London. Printed for G. G. and J. Robinson, 1794. First edition. [2], 318pp, [2]. Without half-title, with terminal errata leaf.

[Bound before:] The substance of a speech made by lord auckland, on monday ... More >
£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 16538
[AUCTION CATALOGUE]. Catalogue Des Tableaux & Desseins precieux des Maitres celebres des trois Ecoles, Figures de marbres, de bronze & de terre cuite, Estampes en seuilles & autres objets du Cabinet de seu M. Randonde Boisset, Receveur General des Finances. Par Pierre Remy...On a joint a ce Catalogue celui des Vases, Colonnes de marbres, Porcelaines, des Lacques, des Membles e Boule & d'autres effets precieux, par C. F> Juliot. La Vente se sera le Jeudi 27 Fevrier 1777... A Paris. Chez Musier, pere, et al., 1777. First edition. 12mo. xii, 149, [3], 158pp. With a half-title. Uncut in original publisher's marbled paper wrappers. Without upper wrapper, significant loss to wrapper covering spine. Very lightly spotted, some loss to lower corner of leaf B2, inked numerals to margins throughout. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 17747
BARNARD, Thomas. An Historical Character relating to The holy and exemplary Life of the Right Honourable the Lady Elisabeth Hastings: To which are added I. One of the Codicils of her last will setting forth her Devise of Lands to the Provost and Scholars of Queen's College in Oxford, for the Interest of twelve Northern Schools. II. Some Observations resulting therefrom. III. A Schedule of her other Perpetual Charities; with the principal Rules for their Administration. Leedes. Printed by James Lister, for John Swale, 1742. First edition. 12mo. xxviii, 190pp [i.e. 191pp], [1]. Contemporary red morocco, richly gilt. Marbled endpapers, A.E.G. Worn, with loss and rubbing to spine, surfaces of boards. 'G' shelfmark book-label to FEP. Printed on fine paper, in a luxurious binding; a pencilled note, signed 'S.E.J, Chambers' makes one wonder whether this is the dedication copy, 'from the Marquis of Hastings Library - Bought at the sale of it at ... More > £ 300.00 Antiquates Ref. 14989