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The World (four volumes, Humphry Repton's copy)

Each volume with his bookplate and handwritten index; 1761—1768
Adam Fitz-Adam, pseud. Edward Moore
R & J Dodsley, London, 1761
On Hold
Essays | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound | Association Copy

Italy, Illustrated and Described

1864, with 65 engravings by James Duffield Harding, Samuel Prout, William Brokedon, William Leighton Leitch, Henry Corbould, Sam Bough, David Roberts etc
Camillo Mapei, and the Rev Gavin Carlyle
Blackie & Son, London, 1864
£300.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

A Select Collection of Modern Poems (1759)

Includes a very early printing of Thomas Gray's Elegy in a Country Church Yard
Thomas Gray, as well as Mark Akenside, John Armstrong et al
A Donaldson, Edinburgh, 1759
£150.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Don Quixote de la Mancha

In an attractive quarter leather binding
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, illustrated by Jose and Luis Jiminez y Aranda
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1979
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Canterbury Tales

In an attractive quarter leather binding
Geoffrey Chaucer, in contemporary verse by J U Nicolson, with the woodcuts of William Caxton.
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1981
£12.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Poems of John Donne

In an attractive quarter leather binding
John Donne, edited by Sir Herbert Grierson
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1982
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Plays of Bernard Shaw

Twelve volumes bound in soft leather
George Bernard Shaw
Constable, London, 1927
Sold
Drama | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Greek Tragedies

Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides, in an attractive quarter leather binding
Aeschylus. Sophocles and Euripides. Illustrated by Quentin Fiore
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1982
£15.00
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Moby Dick, or The Whale

In an attractive quarter leather binding
Herman Melville, with a portfolio of nineteenth century whaling prints selected and introduced by Willard Thorp
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1979
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Selected Plays of Shakespeare

In an attractive quarter leather binding
William Shakespeare, illustrated by Henry Fuseli
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1981
£15.00
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

A Farewell to Arms

In an attractive quarter leather binding
Ernest Hemingway, illustrated by Bernard Fuchs
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1979
£18.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Swann's Way

In an attractive quarter leather binding
Marcel Proust, translated by C K Scott Moncrieff and Terence Kilmartin, illustrated by Malcolm Liepke
The Franklin Library, Pennsylvania, 1983
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Fables de M. De Florian

First edition in full leather with six fine engravings
Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian
P Didot L'Aine, Paris, 1792
£70.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Beethoven Symphonies 1, 2 and 3

Prize binding for musician Gustave Pradeau from the Conservatoire Imperial in 1863
Ludwig Von Beethoven
E Girod, Paris, 1860
£50.00
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound | Association Copy

Guide to the Cricket Ground

1867; with an example score-sheet and other action shots...a scarce early cricket title
George H Selkirk
Macmillan, London, 1867
£80.00
Sports | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Memoir and Collected Papers of R H Vernon

Chemistry papers by Richard Henry Vernon (1885–1921) with photo portrait
Richard Henry Vernon
Transactions of the Chemical Society, London, 1920
£20.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Tempest

1982 facsimile of the 1908 first edition, with 40 colour plates by Edmund Dulac
William Shakespeare, illustrated by Edmund Dulac
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1982
£30.00
Illustrated | Hard Cover | Limited Editions | Leather Bound

Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

Volume 2, 1759, with Addison's notes
John Milton
Chez Ganeau, Paris, 1753
Sold
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Dramatists Get What They Want

A rare edition of a short J M Barrie play, printed and signed by Roger Lancelyn Green
J M Barrie, with a Preface by Roger Lancelyn Green
Privately printed for Roger Lancelyn Green, Wellingborough, 1986
£250.00
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Mozart in Prague

Thirteen Rondeaux by Czech poet Jaroslav Seifert
Jaroslav Seifert, translated by Edith Pargeter, illustrated by Jiri Svengsbir
Orbis, Prague, 1970
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Man Who Mastered Time (Signed copy)

Signed by Ray Cummings, a science fiction time-travelling pulp classic. Rebound in half-leather.
Ray Cummings
A C McClurg, Chicago, 1929
£300.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Weihnachtsgrüsse; Eine Festgabe für Jung und Alt

Beautiful full leather binding; a German celebration of Christmas
Armin Kausen, with contributions from German authors
Laumann, Dulmen, 1890
£40.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Five leather midget dictionaries in leather dice box

English; English / French; English / Italian; English / German; and English / Spanish
Not stated
Burgess & Bowes, London, 1960
£40.00
Reference | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Culture, Management and Improvement of Landed Estates

1872. fine leather, with twelve colour plates
G A Dean
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1872
£60.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Golden Bough, A Study in Magic and Religion

Communist spy Percy Glading's copy, in deluxe full leather by Studley
James George Frazer
Macmillan, London, 1950
£200.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound | Association Copy

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