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CHURCH, Rev. Alfred J.. Stories from Homer. London. Seeley, Jackson, & Halliday, 1878. Fourth thousand. 8vo. xii, 266pp. With 24 illustrated plates from designs by Flaxman. Handsome contemporary Hillbrow School, Rugby prize binding of gilt-tooled calf, gilt supralibros to upper board, contrasting green morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Rubbed, marked, and sunned. Marbled endpapers, inked prize inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24846
CHURCH, Rev. Alfred J.. Stories from Virgil. London. Seeley, Jackson, & Halliday, 1880. Ninth thousand. 8vo. xii, 266pp. With 24 illustrated plates from designs by Pinelli. Handsome contemporary Hillbrow School, Rugby prize binding of gilt-tooled calf, gilt supralibros to upper board, contrasting green morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Rubbed and sunned. Marbled endpapers, inked prize inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24845
NAPIER, Lieut.-Gen. Sir William. English battles and sieges in the peninsula. London. John Murray, 1879. New edition. 8vo. vii, [1], 469pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece. Handsome contemporary Hillbrow School, Rugby prize binding of gilt-tooled calf, gilt supralibros to upper board, contrasting green morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Rubbed and sunned. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 16490
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
[SOMERSET AUCTION]. Somerset: manor, mansion, and estate. Specifications Of a Desirable and Valuable freehold estate...comprising the manor or reputed manor of Roundhill or Barrow; a mansion-house, together with above Three Hundred and Sixty-Five Acres... [London]. [s.n.], [s.d., 1831?] Folio. [4]pp. Single folded sheet. Docket title to verso of final leaf. Three early horizontal folds. A trifle creased, short tears to folds. Contemporary manuscript notes, providing further details of the estate, to verso of final leaf. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 24868
GABLER, A[mbrosius]. Die Nürnberger Schimpfwörter. Nürnberg [i.e. Nuremberg]. M. Edelmann, [s.d., c. 1890s] Oblong 8vo. 16 leaves. Illustrated throughout. Stapled, as issued, into original publisher's pictorial wrappers. A trifle creased and browned, closed tear to spine (running through text-block), chipping to wrapper and leaf margins. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24869
PERRY, Walter Copland. The boy's odyssey. London. Macmillan and Co., 1902. [Second edition]. 8vo. [10], 204pp. With an illustrated frontispiece and a further seven illustrated plates by Jacomb Hood. Handsome contemporary Ormskirk Grammar School prize-binding of gilt-tooled calf, gilt supralibros to upper boards, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed and marked. Marbled endpapers, prize plate to FEP, bookplate of R. J. Dickinson to verso of FFEP. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24844
[KENDALL, Edward Augustus]. Burford Cottage, and it's robin-red-breast. London. Printed for Thomas Tegg and Son et al., 1835. First edition. 8vo. [4], 476pp. With an engraved frontispiece and title vignette by George Cruikshank. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, bookplate of Allston A. Kisby to FEP, inked ownership inscription to front blank fly-leaf, scattered foxing. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 24887
HERBERT, [George]. Herbert's poems: and country parson... London. Printed for W. Baynes and Son et al., 1824. New edition. 12mo. xii, 338pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece, and a further two engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary gilt-tooled half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Extremities rubbed, some surface loss. Inked ownership inscriptions to FEP More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 24884
[SCOTT, Walter]. Chronicles of the Canongate. Second series. Edinburgh. Printed for Cadell and Co., 1828. First edition. 8vo. In three volumes. [2], 336; [2], 336; [2], 348pp. Without half-titles. Contemporary gilt-tooled half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities lightly rubbed. Scattered foxing. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 24881
[SCOTT, Walter]. Chronicles of the Canongate. Edinburgh. Printed for Cadell and Co., 1827. First edition. 8vo. In two volumes. [2], xxviii, 351, [1]; [2], 374pp. Without half-titles. Contemporary gilt-tooled half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities rubbed. Scattered foxing. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 24880
BURN, Robert. Rome and the Campagna: an historical and topographical description of the site, buildings, and neighbourhood of Ancient Rome. Cambridge. Deighton, Bell, and Co., 1876. Quarto. lxxxiii, [1], 483pp, [1]. With 85 engraved illustrations in the text by Thomas Jewitt, and 25 plates of maps and plans (some folding). Original publisher's red cloth, stamped in gilt and black, T.E.G. Lightly rubbed and dust-soiled. Hinges exposed, later armorial bookplate of Vereker Monteith Hamilton to FEP, very occasional spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 24852