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VERTOT, [Rene Aubert de]. Histoire des revolutions de suede... Paris. Chez Durand de Sugeres, 1778. Nouvelle edition [i.e. new edition]. 8vo. In two volumes. [16], 401, [5]; [4], 362pp. With a half-title to Vol. II. Contemporary speckled calf, ruled in gilt and blind, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, paper repair to verso of Vol. I FFEP, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21631
DUBOIS, [Guillaume]. Memoirs of cardinal dubois. London. Leonard Smithers and Co., 1899. 8vo. In two volumes. xvi, 282; viii, 268pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece to each volume. Contemporary burgundy half-morocco, burgundy buckram boards, gilt, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplates of S. C. Lister, Swinton Park, to both FEPs, very occasional light spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21629
SAVILE, George, First Marquess of Halifax. A character of king charles the second: and Political, Moral and Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections. London. Printed for J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1750. First edition. 8vo. [8], 183pp, [1]. Contemporary gilt-ruled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed, some loss to head of spine, slight splitting to joints. Armorial bookplate of John Peyto Verney Ld. Willoughby de Broke to FEP, armorial bookplate of Robert John Verney to recto of FFEP, FFEp working-loose, manuscript shelf references to head of title page, lightly spotted. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21496
[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
VOLTAIRE. The history of charles the twelfth, king of sweden. London. Printed and published by J. F. Dove, [s.d., c.1800] 12mo. 311pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and a final page of publisher's advertisements. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf. A trifle rubbed. Inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf, foxed. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21574
[PRISONS - LINCOLN GAOL]. Rules for the government of the county gaol and castle of lincoln: made and established in a court of gaol sessions, held at leincoln in the 5th day of january 1827; and confirmed by the judges of assize, on the 10th day of march, in the same year. London. Printed by Luke Hansard and Sons, 1827. First edition. Quarto. 56pp. With four lithographed folding plans, by William Webb. Contemporary (perhaps original) publisher's roan-backed boards, morocco lettering piece, gilt, to upper board. Rubbed, with slight loss to spine and short cracks to joints at head and foot. Some spotting and damp-marking to plates. More > £ 950.00 Antiquates Ref. 19356
GENER, S.. M. gener; or, a selection of letters on life and manners. London. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown et al., 1815. Fourth edition. 8vo. In three volumes. xv, [1], 327, [1]; [8], 350; [8], 350pp. With half-titles. Uncut in original publisher's drab paper boards, printed paper lettering-pieces. Rubbed, lightly marked, chipping to lettering-pieces, splitting to upper joint of Vol. III. Near contemporary ink gift inscriptions to all title-pages, small hole to lower margin of leaf I4, Vol. I, light damp-staining to latter half of text-blocks of Vols. II and ... More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 17027
[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
PLUTARCH. Plutarchi libellus de discrimine amici et adulatoris graece primum seorsim edidit varietatem lectionis notavit animadversiones xylandri aliorumque ut et indicem vocum graecarum adiecit christian. aug. krigel a. m.. Lipsiae [i.e. Leipzig]. Sumtu W. G. Sommeri, 1775. 8vo. xxiix, 227pp, [1]. Contemporary gilt-tooled straight-grain red morocco, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed and marked. Blue silk moire endpapers, vellum fly-leaves with the neat library no. of A.A. Renouard ('No.4332'), contemporary armorial bookplate of John Kendall Fletcher (Chaplain to George IV), to FEP, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to recto of front blank fly-leaf, very occasional slight chipping to margins, leaves a trifle browned, spotted. More > £ 500.00 Antiquates Ref. 19047
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