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LEES-MILNE, James. Harold nicolson: a biography. London. Chatto & Windus, 1980. First edition. 8vo. In two volumes. [12], 429, [1]; [12], 403pp, [1]. With a photographic portrait frontispiece to Vol. I, and a further 44 line and photographic illustrations. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in gilt, printed paper dustwrappers. Extremities a trifle marked. Inked ownership inscription to recto of FFEP of Vol. I, else internally immaculate. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21554
CATULLUS. Catulli carmina: the poems of catullus. London. The Piazza Press: issued to subscriber's by Peter Davies, 1929. Limited edition. 8vo. Limited edition, no. 476 of 500 copies printed on Italian mould-made paper. xvi, 215pp, [1]. Parallel Latin and English text. With an illustrated frontispiece and a further seven illustrated plates by Vera Willoughby. Original publisher's vellum, lettered in gilt. Extremities a trifle discoloured. Bookplate of R. J. Dickinson to FEP, internally immaculate. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21556
[BIBLE - English Authorised Version]. The book of Ruth. London. The Nonesuch Press, 1923. Limited edition. 8vo. Limited edition, no. 56 of 250 copies printed. [18]pp. Printed in two colours throughout, text in black, borders, after Bernard Salomon, printed in sienna. Original publisher's batik on paper covered boards, blue paper slipcase with decorated lettering-piece. A trifle rubbed and sunned. Internally immaculate. A fine copy. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21558
GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von. Faust: A Tragedy. London. Ward, Lock, and Co., 1889. Authorised edition. 8vo. xxviii, 636pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece and a further 13 engraved plates. Handsomely bound in contemporary gilt-tooled red calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Extremities marked, lightly rubbed and scored. Marbled endpapers, inked ownership inscriptions to recto of front blank fly-leaf, occasional spotting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21564
SMOLLETT, T[obias]. The expedition of humphry clinker. London. Printed for the Proprietors, by J. F. Dove, 1825. 12mo. x, [1], 12-380pp. With an engraved frontispiece and an additional engraved title page. Contemporary green morocco, tooled in gilt and blind, marbled edges. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, occasional spotting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21570
BEATTIE, James. The minstrel; or, the progress of genius: and Other Poems. London. Printed for John Sharpe, 1827. 12mo. xiv, 176pp. With an additional engraved title page and a further five engraved plates. Contemporary calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt, marbled edges. A trifle rubbed and marked. Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, inked gift inscription to verso of FFEP, pencilled annotations to front blank fly-leaves, occasional inked highlighting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21569
LAWRENCE, T. E.. Oriental assembly. London. William and Norgate Ltd., [1947]. Sixth impression (reset) [i.e. second edition]. 8vo. xii, 227pp, [1]. With numerous black and white photographs and illustrations by the author in the text. Original publisher's brown cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper with 'First cheap edition' on backstrip and front flap. Dustwrapper a trifle creased and dust-soiled, some very short tears to edges. Booksellers label of Galignani, Paris to FEP, endpapers lightly browned. More > £ 65.00 Antiquates Ref. 21463
WAUGH, Evelyn. Wine in peace and war. London. Saccone & Speed Limited, [1947]. First edition. 8vo. 77pp, [1]. With half-title. Original publisher's pictorial paper boards. With plain glassine dustwrapper. Extremities rubbed and dust-soiled. Bookplate of R. J. Dickinson to FEP, leaves toned and foxed. More > £ 65.00 Antiquates Ref. 21568
LAWRENCE, T. E.. Crusader castles. Oxford. Clarendon Press, [1990]. New edition. 8vo. xl, 154pp. With a black and white photographic frontispiece and numerous black and white photographs and illustrations in the text. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Some marking to top-edge, else clean and crisp, a very good copy. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21457
ROSELER, David. Lawrence: prince of mecca. Sydney. Cornstalk Publishing Company, 1927. First edition. 8vo. [8], 227pp, [1]. With a colour portrait frontispiece and a further six black and white illustrations. Original publisher's red cloth, ruled and lettered in black. Lightly rubbed, spine a trifle sunned. Label of the Book Lovers' Library, Melbourne to FEP, contemporary inked gift inscription to recto of FFEP, occasional spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21495
LAWRENCE, T. E.. Revolt in the desert. Garden City, New York. Doubleday, Doran & Company, [1927]. First American trade edition, later impression. 8vo. xvi, [4], 335pp, [1]. With a portrait frontispiece, a further 15 plates, and a folding map. Original publisher's brick-red buckram, decorated and lettered in black, later printed dustwrapper. Very light shelf-wear, dustwrapper a trifle marked. Pictorial endpapers after a watercolour, hinges exposed, inked ownership inscription to half-title, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21487
ROSCOE, William. The life and pontificate of leo the tenth. [London]. George Routledge and Sons, Limited, [s.d., 1883?] 8vo. In two volumes. xxix, [1], 482; [6], 535pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume. Contemporary decorated paper boards, hand drawn fleur-de-lis motifs in red ink to upper boards, hand-ruled in green, gilt-tooled calf onlays, calf lettering-pieces, all edges red. Lightly dust-soiled. Brocade endpapers, inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf of Vol. I, occasional light spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21525
HAY, George Jackson, Colonel. An epitomized History of The Militia (The "Constitutional Force") together with the origin, periods of embodied service, and special services (including south africa, 1899-1902), of militia units existing october 31, 1905. London. United Service Gazette, [s.d., 1906?] First edition. 8vo. [4], 444pp, [2]. Original publisher's red cloth lettered in gilt, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed and sunned. Internally clean and crisp. Later armorial bookplate of the Baron's Raglan, bearing the name 'Cefntilla', to FEP. Presentation copy, inked inscription to FEP: 'From the Author'. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21498
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
SHERRIFF, R. C.. No leading lady: an autobiography. London. Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1968. First edition. 8vo. 352pp. With a black and white photographic portrait frontispiece. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in gilt, printed dustwrapper. Dustwrapper edgeworn, spine panel a trifle sunned, several paper repairs to verso. Bookplate of J. Hodges to FEP, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21462