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HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. Wonder-book for girls and boys. Boston. Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First American edition. 8vo. vi, [7]-256pp. With an engraved frontispiece and six engraved plates after designs by Hammat Billings. Without inserted publisher's catalogue. Original publisher's brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt. Rebacked, with original spine laid-down. Spine sunned with some loss to head, foot, and joints, slight rubbing to boards. Internally clean and crisp but for the occasional spot of light foxing, bookplate to FEP. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 12908
WAUGH, Evelyn. Wine in war and peace. London. Saccone & Speed Limited, [1947]. First ordinary edition. 8vo. 77pp, [1]. With half-title. Original publisher's pictorial paper boards. Rubbed and browned. Endpapers browned, contemporary inked gift inscription to title page. More > £ 65.00 Antiquates Ref. 23476
NANSEN, Fridtjof. Vers le pole traduit et abrege par charles rabot. 200 illustrations d'apres photographies et les dessins de l'explorateur. Paris. Ernest Flammarion, Editeur, [1897]. 8vo. viii, 424pp. With original white printed paper wrappers bound in. Finely bound in a twentieth-century designer binding; embossed and onlaid morocco designs to each board, the upper depicting a ship on frozen waters, two huskies, knotted rope and the title 'Vers le Pole', and the lower with two leaves on a stem with a sunset over the waters in the background, each board inset within ... More > £ 2,500.00 Antiquates Ref. 24672
FULDA, Friedrich Karl. Ulfilas Gothische Bibelübersetzung die älteste Germanische Urkunde nach Ihre'ns Text, mit einer grammatisch-wörtlichen Lateinischen Uebersetzung zwischen den Zeilen, samt einer Sprachlehre und einem Glossar... Weissenfels [i.e. Weißenfels]. Gedrucke Johann Friedrich Leyckam, 1805. First edition. Quarto. xvi, [2], 270, [2], 182, x pp. Contemporary gilt-tooled polished calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, all edges red. Lightly rubbed, some splitting to joints. Marbled endpapers, recent book-label of Eric Gerald Stanley and early armorial bookplate to FEP, unidentified ink-stamp to front blank fly-leaf, foxed. More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 20846
LACROIX, S[ylvestre] F[rancois]. Traite elementaire de calcul differentiel et de calcul integral... Paris. Chez Duprat, 1802. First edition. 8vo. xliv, 574pp, [2]. With a half-title, a final leaf of publisher's advertisements, and four engraved folding plates. Original publisher's green cloth, ruled and lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed, corners bumped. Recent book-label of Erwin Tomash to FEP, lower corner of title page expertly repaired, ink library stamps to title and p. xxxiii. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 22391
[MUIRKIRK AND CAMBUSLANG ROAD ACTS]. [Three manuscript copies of previously published abstracts of acts relating to the maintenance of highways leading to and from the city of Glasgow]. [s.l.]. [s.n.], [s.d.] Manuscript of paper. [14]pp.

[Bound with:] [ACTS - GEORGE III]. [Drop-head title:] An act for Amending an Act made in the Twenty-ninth Year of the Reign of His Present Majesty, for making and repairing the Road from the City of Glasgow, in the County off Lanerk, to Muirkirk, in the County of Ayr... [s.l.]. [s.n.], [1791]. 11pp, [1]. Docket title to verso of final leaf ... More >
£ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 24783
CHAIGNEAU, M. D. [translator]. Tho' nam ky ou lettre cochinchinoise sur les evenements de la guerre franco-annamite. Paris. Imprimerie Nationale, 1876. First edition. [2], ii, 39pp, [1]. Parallel French and Vietnamese text.

[Bound with:] Tho' thiep theo Tho' nam ky, suite de la lettre annamite. Poeme sur la conduite des jeunes annamites apres la guerre. Paris. Imprimerie Nationale, 1876. First edition. 23pp, [1]. Parallel French and Vietnamese text.

8vo. Recent red cloth, lettered in gilt. Original publisher's printed paper wrappers bound in. Recent inked ownership inscription of Milton ... More >
£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 24814
TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Vicar of Bullhampton. London. Bradbury, Evans, and Co., 1870. First edition. 8vo. xvi, 481pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece, a further 22 engraved plates, and 12 engraved vignettes. Contemporary half-calf, brown cloth boards, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Extremities heavily rubbed and sunned. Scattered foxing. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24888
[ARABIAN NIGHTS]. Lane, Edward William. The thousand and one nights, commonly called in England, The Arabian Night's Entertainments. London. John Murray, 1859. New edition. 8vo. In three volumes. xxx, 555; xii, 578; xii, 704pp. With additional decorative title pages to each volume and numerous wood-engraved vignettes by Thompson, Landells, Green, and others after William Darbey. Original publisher's green cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Lightly rubbed, corners bumped. Scattered foxing. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 15547
[CATHOLIC CHURCH]. [KEYNES, George?]. The roman martyrologe set forth by the command of pope gregory xiii. and reviewed by the authority of urban viii. Translated out of Latin into English, by G.K. of the Society of Jesus. St. Omers. Thomas Geubels, 1667. The Second Edition, in which are added diverse Saints, put in to the Calender, since the former Impression. Small 8vo. [18], 376pp, [2]. Without the blank +10, but with an additional leaf inserted at end, after Aa4, headed 'A prayer made by Pope Sixtus IV. Who' and featuring the Hail Mary to recto, with a blank verso, not recorded by Wing. Contemporary (treble) blind-ruled calf, later red morocco lettering-piece, gilt, with original metal clasps. Rubbed and slightly worn, with some crackling and creasing to surfaces, ... More > £ 2,500.00 Antiquates Ref. 24673
MURRAY, Gilbert. The rise of the Greek epic. Oxford. Clarendon Press, 1911. Second edition. 8vo. 368pp. Contemporary Dulwich College prize binding, gilt-tooled polished red calf, gilt supralibros to upper board, A.E.G. A trifle rubbed, spine sunned. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24913
[DODSLEY, Robert]. The preceptor: containing A General Course of Education. Wherein the first principles of polite learning are laid down In a Way most suitable for trying the Genius and advancing the Instruction of youth. London. Printed for J. Dodsley, 1793. Eighth edition. 8vo. In two volumes. 414, [4]; [2], 560pp. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume and a further 33 engraved plates (many folding). Recent grey paper boards, printed paper lettering-pieces, marbled edges. Extremities a trifle rubbed and sunned. Scattered foxing. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 23769
LESLIE, John. The philosophy of arithmetic; exhibiting a progressive view of the theory and practice of calculation, with tables for the multiplication of numbers as far as one thousand. Edinburgh. Printed by Abernethy & Walter, 1820. Second edition, improved and enlarged. 8vo. [4], 258pp. With a large folding 'extended multiplication table'. Contemporary calf, tooled in gilt and blind, brown morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed, joints starting, chipping to lettering-piece. Early armorial bookplate of Somerhill Library, and recent book-label of Erwin Tomash, to FEP, table creased, scattered foxing. More > £ 325.00 Antiquates Ref. 22528
[PENMANSHIP]. The penman's instructor: Or, A Compleat Copy Book Of all the Hands now in Use, To which is added, Correct Copies of the Greek and Hebrew Alphabets. [London]. Printed and Sold at Dicey's Printing-Office, [s.d., c. 1760s] [10]pp. With an engraved title page and a further 11 engraved plates (numbered 1, 9-18, suggesting the absence of seven plates, corroborated by remnants at gutter). Stitched, as issued, in original publisher's powder blue wrappers. Extremities creased and marked, chipping to wrapper edges. Margins shaved, with loss to imprint and occasionally to catch-words and plate numbers, scattered ink-spotting. More > £ 850.00 Antiquates Ref. 23321
HART, H[enry] G[eorge] Major. The New Army List, and militia list... London. John Murray, 1855. 8vo. 392pp, [1]. Partially unopened in contemporary blind-stamped red half-morocco, marbled boards, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece to spine, red morocco label to upper board reading: 'Captain Markham / Coldstream Guards / 1855'. Lightly rubbed. Later bookplate of Francis Markham to FEP, scattered foxing. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 24117