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[THE ROLLIAD]. The rolliad, in two parts; probationary odes for the laureatship; and political miscellanies: with criticisms and illustrations. London. Printed for J. Ridgway, 1795. 8vo. xxxii, 396, 154pp. 'Political miscellanies' has separate pagination and register. With an engraved frontispiece and an engraved title page vignette. With an 'Advertisement to the fourth edition' implying that this is the fourth edition. Contemporary tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Extremities rubbed, small worm-hole to upper joint. Offsetting to title, occasional spotting. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21658
PARNELL, Thomas. Poems on several occasions... London. Printed for J. and R. Tonson, 1760. 12mo. [2], v, [1], 7-252pp, [2]. Contemporary speckled calf, recently rebacked, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Boards worn. Contemporary shelf-label to FEP, small hole to leaf H9 (not touching text), very occasional light spotting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21733
TASSO, Torquato. Amyntas, a tale of the woods. London. Printed for T. and J. Allman, 1820. First edition. 12mo. xxxii, [2], 146pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, contemporary ink ownership stamp of G. E. Riddell to verso of FFEP, light damp-staining to frontispiece, offsetting to title. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21729
SAVAGE, James. The history of dorchester, during the British, Roman, Saxon, and Norman Periods, with an account of its present state. Dorchester. Published by Weston, Simonds, and Sydenham, 1833. [Second edition]. 8vo. iv,[4], x, [1], 12-220pp. With an engraved frontispiece and a further five engraved plates. extra-illustrated with reproductions of three photographs of Victorian era Dorchester/Weymouth - two tipped-in to fly-leaves, the third to the title. Original publisher's two-tone paper board, printed paper lettering-piece to spine. Rubbed, some splitting to upper joint, chipping to lettering-piece. Hinges exposed, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21735
HANNAY, David. Rodney. London. Macmillan and Co., 1891. First edition. 8vo. vi, 222pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Handsomely bound by Mudie in contemporary red half-morocco, marbled boards, gilt. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, contemporary bookplate of Lilian Baring to FEP, with her inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 19080
CARROLL, Lewis. The hunting of the snark: an Agony, in Eight fits. London. Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1898. 8vo. xi, [3], 83pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and eight engraved illustrations in the text by Henry Holiday. Original publisher's gilt-stamped pictorial red cloth. Rubbed, spine sunned. Hinges exposed, occasional spotting, near contemporary inked gift inscription to head of dedication page. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21734
DEENEY, Daniel. Peasant Lore from Gaelic Ireland. London. David Nutt, 1901. Second edition, revised. 8vo. xv, [1], 79pp, [1]. Original publisher's dark green cloth-backed olive boards. Lightly rubbed and soiled. Occasional spotting, very short tears to margins of two leaves. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21652
PRIESTLEY, J[ohn] B[oynton]. The town major of miraucourt. London. William Heinemann Ltd., 1930. First edition. 8vo. Limited edition of 525 copies signed by the author, of which this is number 421. [8], 31pp, [1]. With a half-title. Original publisher's vellum, lettered in gilt, housed in olive green slipcase. Extremities lightly discoloured, slipcase rubbed, split at foot. Internally clean and crisp. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21650
[WYNDHAM, William, Sir]. A letter From a Absented Member to a Friend at Westminster, Shewing his reasons for retiring into the Country upon the present Situation of the Affairs of Great Britain. London. Printed for J. Standen, 1739. First edition. 8vo. [2], 5-26pp. Without half-title. Recent two-tone paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece to upper board. Minor wear to extremities. Inked ownership inscription and slight loss to head of title, lightly dust-soiled/toned. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21654
[MALEBRANCHE, Nicolas]. Meditations chrestiennes. Amsterdam. Chez Abraham Wolfgang, 1690. 12mo. 364pp, [2]. Later vellum, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt, edges dyed yellow. Lightly marked. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, inked annotation to verso of FFEP, occasional light spotting. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21527
ACHILLES TATIUS. Erotikon Achilleos Tatiou sive de clitophontis & leucippes amoribus libri VIII ex Editione cl. salmasii. Lugd. Batavor [i.e. Leiden]. Apud Franciscum Hegerum, 1640. Nova editio [i.e. new edition]. 12mo. [24], 752pp, [30]. With an engraved title page. First three words of title transliterated from the Greek. Bound in the style of, and possibly by, Roger Payne in black straight grain morocco, tooled in gilt and blind, A.E.G. A trifle rubbed. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, internally clean and crisp. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 19496
[POOLE, John]. Paul pry; a comedy, in three acts... London. Printed and published by John Duncombe, [s.d., c.1820] [3], 6-36pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece.

[Bound with:] PAYNE, John Howard. Charles the second; or, the merry monarch. A comedy, in two acts, (with some songs)... London. Printed and published by T. Dolby, [s.d., c.1825]. iv, [3], 10-45pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece.

[And:] POOLE, John. Tribulation; or, unwelcome visitors. A comedy, in two acts... London. Thomas Dolby, 1825. [7], 10-42pp. With an engraved ... More >
£ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21578
LENTULUS, Cyriacus. Cyriaci lentuli augustus, Sive De convertenda in Monarchiam Republica; Juxta ductum & mentem Taciti. Amstelodami [i.e. Amsterdam]. Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1645. 12mo. [24], 366pp, [2]. With an additional engraved title page. Contemporary green calf, gilt supralibros to both boards, recently recbacked, recent contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Boards heavily rubbed, scored, and marked. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, near contemporary manuscript note to front blank fly-leaf, ink-stamp of B. Grandmaison, light damp-staining to final three gatherings. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 19254
MACPHERSON, Ossian. The dreamer, a poem, in three cantos, With other Poems; and an introductory epistle upon the island of madeira. London. Printed for the Author, 1848. First edition. 8vo. [6], v, [2], 152pp, [4]. With a half-title and a list of subscribers. Partially unopened in original publisher's blind-stamped red buckram, lettered in gilt. Extremities sunned and a trifle marked. Manuscript booksellers description tipped-in to FFEP, closed tears touching text of leaves C2-3, lightly spotted. More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 20469