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FLETCHER, F. Morley. Wood-block printing... London. Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd., [s.d., c.1926?] 12mo. xxiii, 131pp, [3]. With a 23 half-tone reproductions of various examples of printing, an original print designed and cut by the author printed on Japanese paper, and a final leaf of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's cloth-backed green paper boards, lettered in black. A trifle rubbed and bumped. A near fine copy. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 23750
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
WELLS, William Charles. Two essays: one upon single vision with two eyes; the other on dew. A letter to the right hon. lloyd, lord kenyon and an account of a female of the white race of mankind, part of whose skin resembles that of a negro; with some observations on the causes of the differences in colour and form between the white and negro races of men. London. Printed for Archibald Constable and Co., 1818. First collected edition. 8vo. [2], lxxiv, [2], 439pp, [1]. With a half-title. Original publisher's paper boards, recently rebacked and recornered, original publisher's printed paper lettering-piece laid-on. Extremities worn and marked, substantial loss to lettering-piece. Very occasional light spotting. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 18653
M. A. K.. Truth and falsehood; or, the two cousins. A tale for youth. London. John Kendrick, [s.d., c.1839] First edition?. 12mo. 134pp, [8]. With an engraved frontispiece and three final leaves of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's blind-stamped red roan. Extremities rubbed and marked. Hinges exposed, early inked gift inscription to FEP, spotted. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 23146
POUND, Ezra. Thrones 96-109 de los cantares. [New York]. New Directions Books, [1959]. First edition. 8vo. 126pp. Original publisher's black cloth, lettered in silver, pictorial dustwrapper. Very minor shelf-wear, dustwrapper a trifle marked, spine panel sunned. Endpapers browned, else internally clean and crisp. From the library, though not identified as such, of English Movement poet and literary critic Donald Davie (1922-1995). More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23628
[PEDDER, James]. The yellow shoe-strings; or, the good effects of Obedience to Parents. London. William Darton, [1821]. Third edition. 8vo. 62pp, [2]. With an engraved folding frontispiece, two further engraved plates, and a final page of publisher's advertisements. Stitched, as issued, in original publisher's buff printed limp wrappers. Extremities rubbed, surface loss. Endpapers and frontispiece gutter damp-stained, early ownership inscriptions to verso of frontispiece and head of title page. More > £ 375.00 Antiquates Ref. 22343
BARBER, Noel. The white desert. [London]. Hodder and Stoughton, [1958]. First edition. 8vo. 205pp, [3]. With a sketch-map frontispiece and 31 photographic illustrations. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Very minor shelf-wear, dustwrapper rubbed, marked, chipped, and torn, spine panel sunned. Bookplate of George Lowe to FEP. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 23429
WOOD, G. Arnold. The voyage of the Endeavour. Melbourne. Macmillan & Co. Limited, 1933. 8vo. 116pp. Original publisher's limp orange cloth, ruled and lettered in black. Extremities rubbed, marked, damp-stained and sunned. Bookplate and ink-stamp of George Lowe to FEP, lightly stained. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23620
MURRAY, W. H.. The story of Everest. London. J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1953. Second edition. 8vo. ix, [1], 195pp, [1]. With a photographic frontispiece, a further 23 photographic plates, and fourteen maps and diagrams in the text by Robert Anderson. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Minor shelf-wear, edges foxed, dustwrapper a trifle creased, chipped, and spotted. Early inked ownership inscription to FEP. Bookplate of George Lowe to FEP, pencilled gift inscription, from Tony Astin to Lowe, to ... More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 23437
[GALT, John]. The steam-boat. Edinburgh. William Blackwood, 1822. First edition. 12mo. [2], v, [1], 359pp, [1]. With a half-title and a final page of publisher's advertisements. Recent half-calf, marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt, T.E.G. A trifle rubbed, spine sunned. Marbled endpapers, some loss to corners of leaves K3-6, lightly foxed. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 23499
GRAHAME, James. The sabbath: sabbath walks and other poems. London. James Nisbet and Co., 1857. 8vo. [2], 123pp, [3]. With a half-title, 28 engravings in the text after designs by Birket Foster, and a final leaf of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's gilt-stamped navy cloth, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed. Armorial bookplate of Henry Birkbeck to FEP, foxed. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 23687
BORROW, George. The Romany Rye; a sequel to "Lavengro.". London. John Murray, 1857. First edition. 8vo. In two volumes. xi, [1], 372; vii, [1], 375pp, [9]. With half-titles and a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue to Vol. II. Contemporary gilt-tooled half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting brown and green morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities rubbed. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 23500
[SHERWOOD, Mrs. Mary Martha]. The red book. London. Printed for the Religious Tract Society, 1836. Fourth edition. 12mo. 36pp. With an engraved frontispiece and several engraved illustrations in the text. Original publisher's red roan-backed limp marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Hinges exposed, early inked gift inscription to verso of FFEP. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 23400
BELSON, Mary. The rambles of a butterfly. London. Printed by and for W. Darton, Jun., 1819. 12mo. [2], 177pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece, a further two engraved plates, and a final page of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's red roan-backed marbled boards,, ruled and lettered in gilt. Rubbed, chipping to foot of spine. Later bookplate of S. & E. S. Taylor to FEP, early inked ownership inscription of Anne Thompson to FFEP, final gathering protruding from text-block, foxed. More > £ 325.00 Antiquates Ref. 23163