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GILES, James. English parsing; comprising the rules of syntax, exemplified by appropriate lessons under each rule. With an index, containing all the parts of speech in the different lessons unparsed. For the use of schools, private teachers, and elder students. London. Thomas Allman and Son, 1854. New edition. 12mo. viii, [1], 10-120pp. Original publisher's blind-stamped green cloth, lettered in gilt. Spine rubbed, some discolouration. Contemporary ink inscription to head of title-page, slight tear to C8 - just clipping text, small hole to text of C10 - with slight loss of sense. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 16412
TARVER, J[ohn] C[harles]. Dictionnaire des verbes francais: or, a dictionary of french verbs... London. Printed for John Souter, 1821. First London edition. 8vo. lix, [1], 277pp, [2]. With a final leaf of errata. Uncut in original publisher's drab paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece. Extremities worn and marked, some surface loss, splitting to joints, naive inked illustration to upper board, corners bumped. Pen-trials and illustrations to front endpapers, occasional light spotting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 18510
[ALMANACK]. The general Almanack of Scotland, and British register, for 1811, being the third after leap year. Containing a correct kalendar, accurate lists of the fairs, fiars, roads, &c. of Scotland; and an abstract of the assessed taxes, stamp duties, &c....and the British army and navy. Edinburgh. Printed by and for David Ramsay and Son et al., 1811. First edition. 12mo. 324pp. Contemporary red morocco, gilt, A.E.G., marbled endpapers. Extremities a trifle rubbed with slight surface soiling. Internally clean and crisp but for the occasional spot of light foxing. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 12963
GWATKIN, Mrs.. A devonshire dialogue, in four parts. London. G. B. Whittaker & Co., 1839. First edition. 8vo. [2], vi, 85pp, [1]. With a half-title. Original publisher's green cloth, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed and sunned. Contemporary inked ownership inscription to head of title page, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 18353
BUXTORF, Johann. Johannis Buxtorfii Epitome Grammaticae Hebraeae, Breviter & Methodice... Lugduni Batavorum [i.e. Leiden]. Apud S. et J. Luchtmans, 1761. Fifth edition. 8vo. [16], 176pp. Text reads from back to front. In Latin and Hebrew. Contemporary calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Worn, with some surface loss, joints starting. Armorial bookplate of the Earl of Ilchester to FEP, ink library shelf marks to recto of FFEP, else clean and crisp. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 13650
SHAKESPEAR, John. A grammar of the hindustani language; to which is added a grammar of the dakhni. London. WM. H. Allen & Co., 1855. Sixth edition. xv, [1], 192pp. With an engraved frontispiece and five engraved plates depicting Hindustani characters. Original publisher's brown cloth, printed paper lettering-piece. Extremities rubbed and marked, some loss to head and foot of spine, substantial loss to lettering-piece. Hinges exposed, recent ink ownership inscription to FFEP, light foxing to plates. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 16015
LATHAM, R[obert] G[ordon]. The english language. London. Printed for Taylor and Walton, 1848. Second edition. 8vo. xl, 581pp, [1]. Contemporary diced calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Lightly rubbed. Internally clean and crisp. Inked ownership inscriptions of the Earl of Lovelace, ink library stamps and blind stamps of Ben Damph Forest and East Horsely Tower. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 20795
[EPIGRAMS]. The pickwick treasury of wit, joe miller's jest book: comprising rich gems of humour and the most spirited witticisms. London. Published by J. Barr & Co. [printed by J. S. Pratt], 1842. 12mo. 352pp. With a half-title and a woodcut frontispiece. Contemporary green half-morocco, marbled boards, spine richly gilt. Rubbed and toned, some surface loss to upper board. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, light offsetting to title page. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21571
[IRELAND, William Henry]. Stultifera Navis; Qua Omnium Mortalium Narratur Stultitia. The Modern Ship of Fools. Aere Perennius. London. Printed for William Miller, 1807. First edition. 8vo. xxiv, 295pp, [9]. With half-title, a folding hand-coloured engraved frontispiece by John Augustus Atkinson in imitation of Rowlandson, and four terminal advertisement leaves. Contemporary speckled calf, black morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Rubbed to extremities, slight splitting to joints. Recent bookplate of Percival F. Hinton to FEP, an internally immaculate copy. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 12156
MOWLE, A[lfred] C[harles]. The new turkish. An Elementary Grammar, Vocabulary, and Phrase Book of the Turkish Language in the New Latin Characters. Nicosia, Cyprus. Printed at the Government Printing Office, 1930. First edition. 8vo. [2], 65pp, [1]. With half-title. Original publisher's cloth-backed printed paper boards. Slight rubbing and marking to extremities, ink ownership inscription to head of upper board. Ink ownership inscriptions and ink-stamps to FEP and RFEP, pencil notations to rear endpapers. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 16381