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DRAKE, Lawrence. The heroes of england: stories of the lives of the most celebrated british soldiers and sailors. London. Joseph Cundall, 1843. First edition. 12mo. viii, 312pp. With a hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, and seven hand-coloured engraved plates. Original publisher's gilt-tooled black morocco, A.E.G., later recased, later blank endpapers. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Very occasional light spotting, ink gift inscription to front blank fly-leaf; 'Douglas Edward Holroyd / given him by H.R.H. the Duchess of Gloucester / January 1843'. More > £ 0.10 Antiquates Ref. 16540
SHERWOOD, Jane. Post-mortem journal. London. Neville Spearman, 1964. First edition. 8vo. 128pp. Original publisher's ochre cloth boards, lettered in black, unclipped pictorial dustwrapper. Boards sharp and bright, a little foxing to top and fore-edge. Wrapper a little scuffed, marked, and foxed. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 28571
ATKINSON, Henry. Shakespeare in Lypiatt. London. E. T. Heron & Co., 1946. First edition. 8vo. [iv], 80pp. Original publisher's beige cloth, lettered in gilt. Cloth faded and toned, corners and spine ends bumped. Internally bright and clean with the inked gift inscription: 'Presented to Laurence Olivier, May 12, 1946, Robert B. Abbot'. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 31089
LEECH, Clifford. John ford and the drama of his time.. London. Chatto & Windus, 1957. First edition. 8vo. 144pp. Original publisher's blue cloth boards, lettered gilt. With the publisher's blue and red printed dustwrapper, unclipped. Boards bright with very minor rubbing, dustwrapper toned and a little scuffed. Inscribed by Leech on the FFEP: ‘To Sir Laurence Olivier in token of admiration, Clifford Leech 23 March 62'. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 31088
GITTINGS, Robert. Wentworth place. London. William Heinemann Ltd, 1950. First edition. 8vo. [viii], 75pp. Original publisher's green cloth, lettered silver. A little rubbed and bumped, though internally bright and clean. Inscribed on the FFEP 'From the Author in deepest admiration for the first Chichester season and gratitude for the recording, Robert Gittings'.’ More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 31092
COLLISSON, Nora W.. By Royal Command: A Pageant Play of English Church History. Adelaide. Hunkin, Ellis and King, Ltd., 1947. First edition. 8vo. 51pp. Stapled, as issued, in original publisher's blue wrappers, lettered in red. Extremities faded and toned with minor tearing. Internally bright and fresh, with several annotations to the text. Presentation copy, inked inscription to title page: 'Sir Laurence Olivier, with Miss Collisson's compliments'. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 31090
BRIDGES, Robert. Collected essays papers &c. vols i - v.. London. Oxford University Press: Humphrey Milford, 1927-30 8vo. Five volumes bound as four (instalments two and three together). Partially unopened in original publisher's blue cloth-backed paper boards. Fore and bottom edges foxed and untrimmed, some pages unopened. Armorial bookplates of Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett, third Viscount Esher (1881-1963) to all FEPs, scattered spotting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 30648
LALLOU, William J. The fifty years of apostolic delegation washington, d. c. 1893-1943. [Paterson, N.J.]. [St. Anthony Guild Press], [1943]. First edition. 8vo. vi, 41pp [4]. With a photographic portrait frontispiece. Original publisher's red morocco, lettered in gilt. Boards a little marked and stained, though internally bright, fresh and clean throughout, with the gift inscription 'To David Alexander Lockhart, on the happy occasion of his Baptism, with ever good wish. A. G. Cicognani, Archbishop of Laodicea, Apostolic Delegate. Washington D. C. - January 1944'. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 30649
[DEVONSHIRE]. The Two Widecombe Tracts, 1638 giving a Contemporary Account of the great Storm, reprinted with an introduction. Exeter. James G. Commin, 1905. vi, [4], 37pp.

[Bound with:] Richard Peek of Tavistock: His three to one, The Commendatory Verses and the Play of dick of devonshire. Exeter. James G. Commin, 1905. [4], x, 100pp.

[And:] CLAYDEN, Arthur W. The history of devonshire scenery: an essay in Geographical Evolution. Exeter. James G. Commin, 1906. [6], 202pp. With a photogrpahic frontispiece and a further 42 photographic plates.

[And:] An Old ... More >
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 31020