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OF THE IMITATION OF CHRIST, └ KEMPIS, Thomas
1 └ KEMPIS, Thomas OF THE IMITATION OF CHRIST
London Kegan Paul, Trench TrŘbner & Co. Ltd.) 1898 Soft Cover 
Small octavo, full decorated mock vellum with lettering in red and black, tissue-guarded fronts., title page in red and black, x + 287pp., top edge gilt, remainder untrimmed. Parchment at spine partially darkened, with a couple of small soils and a touch of creasing; boards lightly smudged/darkened, foxing at endpapers, the rest of the contents clean. A good, sound copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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INQUIRIES CONCERNING THE INTELLECTUAL POWERS AND THE INVESTIGATION OF TRUTH, ABERCROMBIE, John
2 ABERCROMBIE, John INQUIRIES CONCERNING THE INTELLECTUAL POWERS AND THE INVESTIGATION OF TRUTH
Edinburgh Waugh and Innes 1832 Third Edition Hard Cover 
Octavo, full polished tan calf, foliate gilt in compartments with red title label, borders in blind, xv + 441pp. Some loss of gilt at spine, very small patch of abrasion at rear outer hinge, minor rubbing, foxing at edges, prelims. and later leaves, text mostly free from effects. A very good, sound copy. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY OR ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF OUR GRANDFATHERS, ANDREWS, Alexander
3 ANDREWS, Alexander THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY OR ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF OUR GRANDFATHERS
London Chapman & Hall 1856 Hard Cover 
Octavo, dark blue half-morocco by Roger de Coverly & Sons., gilt rules in six compartments, lettering in second and third, date at tail; marbled boards, marbled endpapers, x + 334pp. top edge gilt, remainder untrimmed. A few very minor soils at front board, edges tanned, some foxing, almost wholly confined to blank leaves and prelims. A good, sound copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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POETICAL WORKS OF MATTHEW ARNOLD, ARNOLD, Matthew
4 ARNOLD, Matthew POETICAL WORKS OF MATTHEW ARNOLD
London Macmillan & Co. 1899 Reprint Hard Cover 
Octavo, full red morocco, gilt, marbled endpapers, portrait fronts., xii + 510pp., all edges gilt. Spine just a touch dulled, extremely light wear, minimal foxing. Eton prize bookplate at front paste-down endpaper. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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LAYS OF THE SCOTTISH CAVALIERS AND OTHER POEMS, AYTOUN, William Edmonstoune
5 AYTOUN, William Edmonstoune LAYS OF THE SCOTTISH CAVALIERS AND OTHER POEMS
Edinburgh William Blackwood and Sons 1887 Hard Cover 
Small octavo, full red morocco, gilt lettering at spine, gilt inner dentelles, viii + 280pp., all edges gilt. Very minor wear only, very light foxing at endpapers. Owner's neat signature at second blank. Sound and square. A decent copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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LIFE OF FRANK BUCKLAND, BOMPAS, George C
6 BOMPAS, George C LIFE OF FRANK BUCKLAND
London Smith, Elder & Co. 1886 A New Edition Hard Cover 
Octavo, full dark blue polished calf, gilt in compartments with slightly raised bands, dark red title label, boards with two-line rules, marbled endpapers and edges, engraved portrait fronts., (tissue guard present) ix + 433pp. Endpapers split over hinges, both boards holding; binding lightly rubbed, label a little patchy, some foxing, chiefly confined to prelims., fronts., title. A reasonably good copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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7 BORROW, George LAVENGRO: THE SCHOLAR, THE GYPSY, THE PRIEST
London John Murray 1926 Reprint 
Small octavo, full green calf 'bender', gilt-decorated spine, with author's initials in gilt at front, 569pp., adverts., top edge dark green. Very slight chipping at head of spine, no significant defects. A very good, clean copy. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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FIVE THOUSAND ACRES OF OLD ASHTON: THE HISTORY OF THE LIMEHURST RURAL DISTRICT, BOWMAN, Winifred M.
8 BOWMAN, Winifred M. FIVE THOUSAND ACRES OF OLD ASHTON: THE HISTORY OF THE LIMEHURST RURAL DISTRICT
Guiseley M.T.D. Rigg Publications 1990 Limited Edition Hard Cover 
Octavo, quarter leather, gilt, mono. fronts., 312pp., line illustrations, double-page map at rear. First issued 1950, this copy from a limited edition of 1000. Minor soil at front board, just a hint of bumping at corners, scarcely remarkable, otherwise fine. A little-opened copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BRIDGES EXCLUDING THE EIGHT DRAMAS, BRIDGES, Robert
9 BRIDGES, Robert POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT BRIDGES EXCLUDING THE EIGHT DRAMAS
London Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press 1914 Hard Cover 
Octavo, tree calf Oxford Binding, marbled endpapers and edges, 472pp. Rubbed at spine, with a little loss at head, text clean, all sound. A good copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING WITH PREFATORY MEMOIR; NEW EDITION INCLUDING
10 BROWNING, E.B THE POETICAL WORKS OF ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING WITH PREFATORY MEMOIR; NEW EDITION INCLUDING "AURORA LEIGH"
Edinburgh W.P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell Hard Cover 
Not dated, ca. 1910. Octavo, dark green straight-grained quarter morocco, green cloth boards, art-Nouveau gilt spine, marbled endpapers, portrait line fronts, illustrated title, xv + 749pp. With preface to edition of 1850. Foxing at endpapers, prelims., a little at edges/margins, nothing heavy, more remarkable at final few leaves. Later gift inscription facing half-title. Binding well-preserved. A sound, presentable copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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POEMS, BROWNING, Elizabeth Barrett (sel., arr. Robert Browning)
11 BROWNING, Elizabeth Barrett (sel., arr. Robert Browning) POEMS
London Smith, Elder, & Co. 1908 Hard Cover 
Small octavo, quarter vellum, light blue cloth boards, art-Nouveau gilt and blue decoration at spine, xv + 356pp. top edge gilt. Vellum just a little darkened, and with extremely minor rubbing at title label; book with edges a little tanned, very slight spine lean. A very good copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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WINNERS IN LIFE'S RACE OR THE GREAT BACKBONED FAMILY, BUCKLEY, Arabella B.
12 BUCKLEY, Arabella B. WINNERS IN LIFE'S RACE OR THE GREAT BACKBONED FAMILY
London Edward Stanford 1892 Hard Cover 
Full red calf, gilt at spine with contrasting black title label, endpapers and edges marbled, fronts., xv + 367pp., engraved illustrations. Very minor soiling at boards, minimal rubbing; foxing almost wholly confined to front and rear blank leaves. Prize binding, Earls Colne Grammar School, with gilt decoration at front board, and presentation label covering whole of front paste-down endpaper. A very good, sound copy. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF LORD BYRON, COMPLETE, BYRON
13 BYRON THE POETICAL WORKS OF LORD BYRON, COMPLETE
London John Murray 1867 New Edition, text revised Hard Cover 
Octavo, full polished blue calf, rich gilt at spine, red leather lettering piece, two-line gilt border at boards, marbled endpapers and edges, viii + 685pp. in double-column. A hint of foxing at endpapers, extremely minor rubbing at binding. A very nice copy. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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DEAR AND GLORIOUS PHYSICIAN, CALDWELL, Taylor
14 CALDWELL, Taylor DEAR AND GLORIOUS PHYSICIAN
London Collins 1963 Sixth Impression Hard Cover 
Octavo, tan half-morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, raised bands, gilt, light tan cloth boards, marbled endpapers, 512pp. all edges gilt. A few very minor marks, contents clean. About fine. 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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VERSES AND FLY LEAVES, CALVERLEY, Charles Stuart
15 CALVERLEY, Charles Stuart VERSES AND FLY LEAVES
London George Bell and Sons 1895 New Edition Hard Cover 
Octavo, tan half-morocco by Zaehnsdorf, marbled boards and endpapers, vi + 216pp., top edge gilt. Very light, small soil at calf, rear board, not obtrusive, very light foxing at endpapers, just a touch at fore-edge. A very good, sound copy. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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THE LITERARY REMAINS OF CHARLES STUART CALVERLEY, CALVERLEY, Charles Stuart, SENDALL, Walter J. [memoir]
16 CALVERLEY, Charles Stuart, SENDALL, Walter J. [memoir] THE LITERARY REMAINS OF CHARLES STUART CALVERLEY
London George Bell and Sons 1885 Second Edition Hard Cover 
Octavo, tan half-morocco by Zaehnsdorf, marbled boards and edges, engraved portrait fronts., vignette title, ix + 281pp. top edge gilt, full-page sepia illustration. A little foxing at prelims. and fore-edge, nothing serious; a few minor spots at spine and adjoining margins, overall a good, sound copy. (Poems in English, Latin and Greek) 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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THE BOOK OF THE ILLUSTRIOUS HENRIES, CAPGRAVE, John, trans. Francis Charles Hingeston
17 CAPGRAVE, John, trans. Francis Charles Hingeston THE BOOK OF THE ILLUSTRIOUS HENRIES
London Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts 1858 Hard Cover 
Large octavo, well rebound in modern polished half-calf, with fresh marbled endpapers; marbled edges, fronts., title page in red and black, xxii + 285pp. A touch of smudging/soiling at endpapers, nothing serious, slight tanning at margins. A very good, sound copy. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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CHAMBERS'S CYCLOPAEDIA OF ENGLISH LITERATURE [two volumes], CHAMBERS, Robert, rev. Carruthers
18 CHAMBERS, Robert, rev. Carruthers CHAMBERS'S CYCLOPAEDIA OF ENGLISH LITERATURE [two volumes]
London W. & R. Chambers 1883 Fourth Edition Hard Cover 
Two volumes, quarto, dark green half-leather, marbled edges and endpapers, portraits fronts., 816pp., 816pp. in double-column, further portrait illustrations. Light scattered foxing, chiefly at prelims. or margins; text and illustration generally clean; one gathering (vol. II) a touch strained, slightly faded at spines, but both volumes sound, with bindings in very good order. An attractive set. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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CHAMBERS'S INFORMATION FOR THE PEOPLE, CHAMBERS, William and Robert (eds.)
19 CHAMBERS, William and Robert (eds.) CHAMBERS'S INFORMATION FOR THE PEOPLE
London W. & R. Chambers 1883 Fifth Edition Hard Cover 
Two volumes, quarto, dark green half-leather, marbled edges and endpapers, 824pp., 823pp. in double-column, line illustrations. Minimal foxing, minimal wear, spines only slightly faded. A sound, attractive set 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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THE HOLY BIBLE ACCORDING TO THE AUTHORIZED EDITION &c. [and] THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER, D'OYLY, George, and MANT, Richard
20 D'OYLY, George, and MANT, Richard THE HOLY BIBLE ACCORDING TO THE AUTHORIZED EDITION &c. [and] THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER
Cambridge The University Press 1830 Hard Cover 
Two volumes in three (Holy Bible, all 1830), and one-volume Common Prayer (1830, London, by Gilbert and Rivington for C.J.G. and F. Rivington, stated fourth edition), quarto, uniform polished calf, gilt in six compartments with floral decoration and contrasting labels, boards with decorations in blind inside three-line gilt borders, gilt inner dentelles and edges, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Eight maps, 56 plates, one plate (Raising of Lazarus) called for Luke, but placed at John. Scattered foxing, ususally affecting plates (heavier at reverse), and usually more so at margins than at images, and at blanks; text affected only a little; first volume with some waterstaining, some crinkling, a few plates affected. Maps generally tanned, some offsetting, but apart from one text leaf with a small, closed marginal tear, minimal internal wear, text reasonably clean. Thin ribbon page-markers just surviving. Exterior with light rubbing and a touch of scuffing, thin transparent vertical stain at board, first volume. Nonetheless, all sound, square, and quite handsome. Each volume uniformly inscribed in three different hands following fly-leaf, "Fanny Hart/the gift of her dear Papa/August 1857/____Fanny Ruth Hart/April 1923/____Grand daughter of the above/____Susan Grace Hart/April 1956/Niece of the above" First volume fronts. with extensive notes concerning the Hart family in the nineteenth century. Very heavy: please ask for shipping if outside the U.K. 
Price: 685.00 GBP
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