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BARNESTAPOLIO, Obertus [TURNER, Robert]. Maria stuarta, regina scotiae, dotaria franciae, haeres angliae et Hyberniae; Martyr Ecclesiae, Innocens a caede Darleana... Coloniae [i.e. Cologne]. Sumptibus Petri Henningii, 1627. 8vo. [6], 68pp, [2]. Nineteenth-century half-calf, marbled boards, lettered in gilt. Extremities a trifle rubbed. Inked ownership inscription to FEP, light damp-staining to margins, occasional spotting, final (approval to print) leaf laid-down due to significant loss (not touching text). More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 19382
SOUTHEY, Robert. The Life of Nelson. London. Printed for John Murray, 1813. First edition. 8vo. In two volumes. viii, 253, [3]; viii, 280pp. With three final pages of publisher's advertisements to both volumes, an engraved portrait frontispiece to Vol. I, and a plate of facsimile signatures to Vol. II. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces, gilt. Lightly rubbed, spines a trifle sunned. Twentieth-century inked ownership inscription of Owen Goddard to FFEP of Vol. I, contemporary inked ownership inscriptions ... More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 20890
GREEN, Emanuel. Some Bath love letters of John Wilkes... Bath. George Gregory, 1918. First edition. 8vo. 54pp, [2]. With a final leaf of advertisements. Stitched, as issued, in original publisher's printed grey wrappers. Inked ownership initials to upper wrapper, lightly sunned. Internally clean and crisp. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 22008
GREEN, Emanuel. John Wilkes and his visits to Bath. Bath. Printed at the Herald Office, 1905. First edition. 8vo. 39pp, [1]. Unopened. Stapled into original publisher's printed green wrappers. Extremities dust-soiled and lightly rubbed, stapled rusted. Internally clean and crisp. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 22007
MACPHAIL, Sir Andrew. Three persons. London. John Murray, 1929. First edition, second impression. 8vo. viii, [4], 240pp. With three photographic portraits (that of Lawrence a photographic representation of a pencil sketch, by Augustus John, of the Colonel in an Arabian headdress). Original publisher's blue cloth, gilt. Extremities lightly rubbed, fading to spine and a small gash to upper board. Jeremy Wilson's copy, with his 'J.M. Wilson' bookplate to FEP and inked ownership inscription to head of FFEP. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 22011
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'.

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£ 375.00 Antiquates Ref. 20817
BARROW, John. Memoirs of the naval worthies of queen elizabeth's reign; of their gallant deeds, daring adventures, and services, in the infant state of the british navy... London. John Murray, 1845. First edition. 8vo. xvi, 495pp, [1]. With a half-title. Contemporary gilt-tooled brown morocco, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed. Hinges exposed, occasional spotting, contemporary bookplate of William Morris Reade to FEP, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FFEP, contemporary inked gift inscription to front blank fly-leaf: 'William Morris Reade, from his sincere friend, Horace Andrew Walpole; on his leaving Eton: Easter, 1847'. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 21952
BURTON, Richard F.. The city of the saints and Across the Rocky Mountains to California. New York. Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. First Borzoi edition. 8vo. xliv, [2], 654, xxii pp, [2]. Original publisher's navy cloth, decorated in red, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Minor shelf-wear, dustwrapper sunned. Book-label of publishers Eyre & Spottiswoode pasted over imprint, with a typed note tipped-in to half-title explaining that a copy of the American edition is being supplied as the British edition 'has been exhausted'. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21979
WISE, John R.. The New Forest. London. Gibbings and Co., Limited, 1895. Fifth edition. 8vo. xvi, 336pp. With an engraved frontispiece, numerous engraved illustrations in the text, and two maps. Original publisher's dark green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. A trifle rubbed and marked, corners bumped. Later inked gift inscription to verso of FFEP, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21996
GAVIN, C[harles] M[urray]. Royal yachts. London. Rich & Cowan Ltd., 1932. First edition. Quarto. Limited edition of 1,000 copies. 338pp. With 16 tissue-guarded tipped-in colour plates, 47 half-tone plates, and a further 47 monochrome illustrations. Uncut in original publisher's navy buckram, lettered and decorated in gilt. Lightly rubbed. Internally clean and crisp. More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 20892
BOWEN, Catherine Drinker. Miracle at philadelphia: The Story of the Constitutional Convention - May to September 1787. Boston. Little, Brown and Comapny, [1986]. Sixth edition. 8vo. xviii, [2], 346pp. With a photographic frontispiece. Original publisher's blue cloth-backed black paper boards, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Light shelf-wear, overall clean and crisp. Printed presentation card of Chief Justice Burger (who provided the foreword) pasted to recto of FFEP. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21950
STOW, John. HOWES, Edmund. Annales, or, a generall Chronicle of england. Londini [i.e. London]. Impensis Richardi Meighen, 1631 [i.e. 1632] Quarto. [20], 537, 540-819, 819-891, p.890, 900-901, 991-1014, 1003-1050, [2], 1057-1062, [4], 1063-1087pp, [29]. Without terminal blank leaf. Title in elaborate woodcut border. Contemporary speckled calf, later expertly rebacked to style, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Extremities worn. Later armorial bookplate of John William Pease to FEP, recent bookplate of G. E. Selby to recto of FFEP, ownership inscription 'C. L. Eastwick / 17 Nov 1933' ... More > £ 750.00 Antiquates Ref. 14587
[CLARKE, Henry]. The school candidates, a prosaic burlesque: occasioned by the late election of a schoolmaster, at the village of boudinnoir. Utopia [i.e. Manchester]. [s.n.], 1788. First edition. 12mo. [2], 103pp, [3]. Without half-title. With an engraved folding plate: 'Bragmardo & Epistomen's aerial Voyage to Boudinnoir', and a final leaf of publisher's advertisements. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt. Extremities worn, splitting to joints, spine cracked. Hinges exposed, loss and tearing to laid-down frontispiece, manuscript extract from a verse by Butler to verso of rear blank fly-leaf, occasional spotting. More > £ 750.00 Antiquates Ref. 19150
TALBOT, James, Baron Talbot de Malahide. An attempt to identify the circular temple of baalbeck, commonly called the temple of venus. [s.n.]. [s.i.], [s.d., c.1880s] First edition. 8vo. 5pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and an engraved plate. Partially unopened in original publisher's drab wrappers. Extremities creased and dust-soiled, title in manuscript to upper wrapper. Internally immaculate. Presentation copy, inked inscription to upper wrapper: 'From the Author'. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21547