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TWAIN, Mark. The innocents abroad (Abridged.). London. The Masterpiece Library, "Review of Review's" Office, [s.d., c.1900] 62pp, iv. With two final advertisement leaves.

[Together with:] TWAIN, Mark. The New Pilgrim's Progress (Abridged.) London. The Masterpiece Library, "Review of Review's" Office, [s.d., c.1900]. 60pp, iv. With two final advertisement leaves.

8vo. Original publisher's printed pictorial blue wrappers. Extremities spotted, lightly rubbed and dust-soiled, some chipping to edges. Leaves browned. More >
£ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21266
HUGO, Victor. The toilers of the sea. (Abridged.). London. The Masterpiece Library, "Review of Review's" Office, [s.d., c.1900] 8vo. 60pp, iv. With two final advertisement leaves. Original publisher's printed pictorial blue wrappers. Extremities spotted, lightly rubbed and dust-soiled. Leaves browned. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 21265
WINSLOW, Octavius. Go and Tell Jesus: a thought for The New Year, 1859. London. John F. Shaw..., [s.d.]. [Printed by C. Caswell, Birmingham] 32mo?. 67pp, [1]. Original cream printed paper wrappers. Marked and creased, some creasing to page corners. Contemporary ink inscription 'January 23d. 1859'. Presumed first edition.

Rare; COPAC and OCLC locate a single copy of this Birmingham printed London edition (BL), amidst a plethora of American editions, a Madras imprint and a Norwegian translation.

[With:] Living to the Lord. A reflection for The New Year, 1861. London. ... More >
£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 21939
TALBOT, James, Baron Talbot de Malahide. An attempt to identify the circular temple of baalbeck, commonly called the temple of venus. [s.n.]. [s.i.], [s.d., c.1880s] First edition. 8vo. 5pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and an engraved plate. Partially unopened in original publisher's drab wrappers. Extremities creased and dust-soiled, title in manuscript to upper wrapper. Internally immaculate. Presentation copy, inked inscription to upper wrapper: 'From the Author'. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21547
BIRD, James. Poetical memoirs. The exile, a tale. London. Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1823. First edition. 8vo. [4], 134pp, [2]. Contemporary gilt-tooled navy calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Extremities rubbed. Later bookplate of the Sondley Reference Library, North Carolina, to FEP, with their embossed stamp to title page, and ink reference stamps to verso of title and foot of p.129, recent book-label of J. O. Edwards to FEP, foxed. Presentation copy, inked inscription to head of title: 'Mr. ... More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 20217
GOLDSMITH, [Oliver]. The vicar of wakefield. London. Printed by Sammells and Ritchie, 1792. 8vo. [4], 214pp. With six engraved plates after designs by Thomas Stothard. Contemporary gilt-ruled red straight-grain morocco, A.E.G. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, inked ownership inscription of Elizabeth Walker to recto of front blank fly-leaf, occasional spotting, plates foxed. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21762
[SHEBBEARE, John]. A letter to the People of England, on the Present Situation and Conduct of National Affairs. London. Printed for J. Scott, 1755. Second edition. 56pp. ESTC T82120.

[Bound with:] [SHEBBEARE, John]. A second letter to the People of England. On foreign subsidies, subsidiary armies, and Their Consequences to this Nation. London. Printed for J. Scott, 1755. Second edition. 56pp. ESTC T120295.

[And:] An answer to a pamphlet, called A Second letter to the People. In which the subsidiary system is Fairly Stated, and amply Considered. London. Printed for M. ... More >
£ 175.00 Antiquates Ref. 21710
DAWSON, John. Lexicon novi testamenti alphabeticum, Nunc primum Plene editum: Omnes Voces Tam Primitivas quam Derivativas, Anomalas atque Communes In Sacro Textu occurrentes, cum Earum Resolutione Grammatica, complectens. In usum scholarum. Londini [i.e. London]. Impensis J. F. & C. Rivington et al., 1788. Editio octo [i.e. eighth edition]. 8vo. 4, 419pp, [1]. Greek and Latin text. Contemporary sheep, title in manuscript to spine. Extremities rubbed, sunned, and a trifle marked. Armorial bookplate to FEP, occasional light spotting. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 21636
[POISONING]. Illustrated and unabridged edition of The Times report of the trial of William Palmer, for poisoning John Parsons Cook, at Rugeley. From the short-hand notes taken in the central criminal court from day to day.. London. Ward and Lock, 1856. First edition. 184pp. Engraved folding frontispiece depicting the trial in progress within court, an engraved title vignette, numerous engraved illustrations both full- and double-page and within text throughout.

[Bound after:] Illustrated Life and Career of William Palmer, of Rugeley... London. Ward and Lock, 1856. First edition. 136pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece, numerous engraved illustrations in the text, and two facsimile leaves of Palmer's diary.

8vo. Contemporary ... More >
£ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21712
[HABBERTON, John]. Helen's babies. With some account of their ways: innocent, droll, fascinating, roguish, mischievous, and naughty. Also, a partial record of their actions during ten days of their existence. By their latest victim, uncle harry. Glasgow. David Bryce & Son, 1877. First British edition. 8vo. [2], 183pp, [1]. Engraved title page laid-down, original publisher's pictorial upper wrapper (laid-down) bound-in. Attractively bound by Riviere & Son in later gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, T.E.G. Extremities a trifle rubbed. Marbled endpapers, foxed. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 19077
LA ROCHEFOUCAULD, Francois, duc de . Maxims and moral reflections. London. Printed for Lockyer Davis, 1781. New edition, revised and improved. 8vo. xvi, 157pp, [3]. With a half-title and a final leaf of publisher's advertisements. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Lightly rubbed, slight splitting to joints. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, occasional pencilled highlighting. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21932
SARGENT, John. The mine: a dramatic poem... London. Printed for T. Cadell, 1788. Second edition. 8vo. xxvii, [1], 120pp. With an engraved frontispiece and a further four engraved plates. Contemporary gilt-tooled tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Lightly rubbed and marked, joints split. Marbled endpapers, contemporary armorial bookplate and inked ownership inscription of Julia Leigh to FEP and recto of front blank fly-leaf respectively, booksellers ticket of T. Hookham of New Bond Street to FEP, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to ... More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21929
BROWNE, Thomas, Rev.. Poems on several occasions. London. Printed for Vernor & Hood, 1800. First edition. 8vo. xxviii, 179pp, [1]. With and engraved portrait frontispiece and a list of subscribers. Contemporary calf boards, recently rebacked, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Boards worn. Hinges exposed, lightly browned. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21790
CARY, [John]. Cary's Survey of the High Roads from London to Hampton Court, Bagshot, Oakingham... London. Printed for J. Cary, 1790. First edition. 8vo. [25] leaves. Engraved throughout. The road maps are printed in eighty numbered columns on both the recto and verso of twenty leaves. Contemporary gilt-tooled tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Extremities heavily rubbed, splitting to joints. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp. More > £ 750.00 Antiquates Ref. 18380
JEPHSON, Robert. The Count of Narbonne. A tragedy... London. Printed for T. Cadell, 1781. First edition. 8vo. [8], 80pp, [4]. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in later green morocco-backed green cloth boards, lettered in gilt. A trifle rubbed, spine sunned. Occasional spotting. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21856