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WHITE, Gilbert. The natural history of selborne. London. John Van Voorst, 1843. New edition. 8vo. xvi, 398pp. With half-title. Attractively bound in contemporary richly gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Slightest of spotting to boards. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplate of 'Jasper More' to FEP, ink inscription to recto of blank fly-leaf; 'Henwick House / near / Worcester / Prize for / Drawing / 2nd Div. / Robt. Jasper More / Midsr. 1849 / A. Philips D. D.', internally ... More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 15364
[PRIOR, Matthew]. Poems on Several Occasions. London. Printed for J. Tonson, and J. Barber, 1725. 12mo. In two volumes. [26], 231pp, [5]. 259pp, [5]. With an engraved frontispiece of the author to volume one and elaborate devices and initials throughout. Bound in nineteenth-century full calf with contrasting red and green morocco lettering-pieces, spines richly gilt, marbled endpapers and edges. Paper library shelving labels the FEP of both. Remarkably well-travelled with only the slightest of soiling to boards and some rubbing to ... More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 11093
OLDENBERG, Hermann. Buddha: his life, his doctrine, his order. London. Williams and Norgate, 1882. First edition in English. 8vo. [2], viii, 454, [2], 8pp. With a half-title and a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue. Original publisher's brick-red cloth, tooled and lettered in gilt and black. Cocked, lightly rubbed, some marking. Upper hing exposed, foxed. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21458
VIRGIL. DRYDEN, John. The works of Virgil, translated into English verse by Mr. Dryden. London. Printed for James Swan...For Vernor and Hood et al., 1803. New edition, revised and corrected. 8vo. In three volumes. [32], xlii, 223, [1], [4], cxvi, 260; [4], 326pp, [4]. With 15 engraved plates. Handsomely bound in contemporary gilt-tooled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Lightly rubbed to spines, a trifle sunned and soiled. Marbled endpapers, an internally clean and crisp set. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 12200
GREENE, Graham. The Great Jowett. London. The Bodley Head, [1981]. Limited edition. 8vo. Signed limited edition, number 203 of 525 copies printed. [2], 43pp, [1]. Original publisher's orange buckram, lettered in gilt, original acetate wrapper. Very minor shelfwear, spine and top-edge sunned. Internally immaculate. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 17059
GREENE, Graham. Yes and No and For Whom the Bell Chimes. London. The Bodley Head, [1983]. Limited edition. 8vo. Signed limited edition, number 109 of 750 copies printed. [2], 91pp, [1]. Origianl publishers olive green cloth, lettered in gilt, original acetate dustwrapper. Very minor shelfwear. Internally immaculate. A fine copy. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 17058