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THE NEW LIFE

By: ALIGHIERI, Dante (trans. Dante Gabriel Rossettii)

Price: €195.00

Publisher: London/New York, George G. Harrap/Brentanos:

Seller ID: 43030


Quarto, full leather decorated in relief, with Dante portrait at front board, brass bumpers at eight corners, decorated endpapers, [161] 4pp. top edge gilt, remainder untrimmed, illustrations (including those tipped-in) by Evelyn Paul, music. Some foxing at edges, just a little impinging a very small way to margins, a few other spots, but generally text and illustrations cean and bright, and apart from some extremely minor wear at binding, a sound and presentable copy. View more info

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KINGFISHER OUT OF EGYPT: A DIALOGUE IN AN ENGLISH GARDEN

By: ASHBEE, C.R. (trans.)

Price: €35.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press/Humphrey Milford: 1934

Edition: Limiited Edition

Seller ID: 43034


Slim, large octavo, mock half vellum, patterned paper boards, 51pp. top edge tinted, partially unopened, full-page mono. illustrations. Some light tanning at half-title and at verso final text leaf, minimal wear. A very good, sound copy. Limited edition, 73/750, with the Alcuin Press device at colophon. View more info

THROUGH THE WOODS: THE ENGLISH WOODLAND - APRIL TO APRIL

By: BATES, H.E.

Price: €20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1978

Edition: Second Impression of 1969 reissue

Seller ID: 38039


Quarto,141pp., illustrations from wood engravings. Minimal signs of use, near-fine in like, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. A nice copy. View more info

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BREAKDOWN

By: BRATBY, John

Price: €25.00

Publisher: Hutchinson of London: 1960

Seller ID: 43105


Octavo, 335pp., mono. illustrations. Unclipped dustwrapper worn, principally at edges, and with a little loss; tape marks at endpapers from old clear protection (now in fresh removable clear wrap); edges tanned, text and illustratuions clean. A sound copy. View more info

THE WANGANUI RIVER: SKETCH AND STORY

By: BULLOCK, Margaret

Price: €50.00

Publisher: Wanganui, A.D. Willis:

Seller ID: 19995


Small, square quarto, publisher's illustrated wraps bound with fine cord tie, unpaginated [pp.24], 12 litho illustrations. Minor soiling at wraps, very slight internal foxing, scarcely remarkable except for inner margins at centrefold, very slight wear only. Very good, sound. A nice copy. Not dated [1897]. View more info

BUNYAN'S PILGRIM'S PROGRESS

By: BUNYAN, John

Price: €70.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts: 1860

Seller ID: 9542


Small quarto, half-calf, gilt in six, marbled boards and endpapers, portrait fronts. (Bunyan), xxxv + 399pp., marbled edges, 44 full-page line portraits, (portrait 21 bound-in after list and preceeding main text), further line illustrations. Calf a little rubbed, worn at corners; joint at half-title weakened, heavy foxing at endpapers, then scattered but inextensive spotting. Preface by Charles Kingsley. View more info

PRIVATE THOUGHTS FROM A SMALL SHOOT

By: CATLOW, Laurence

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Ludlow, Merlin Unwin Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 40379


Large octavo, vi + 186pp., mono. illustrations. Long, poetic gift inscription at half-title, otherwise minimal wear, near-fine in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO

By: COLLODI, C. (trans. Carol Della Chiesa)

Price: €25.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1969

Seller ID: 37943


Quarto, publisher's white pictorial wraps, 309pp., profusely illustrated in colour. Very slight wear only. A very good, sound copy. View more info

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AN HISTORICAL TOUR IN MONMOUTHSHIRE; ILLUSTRATED WITH VIEWS BY SIR R.C. HOARE, BART. A NEW MAP OF THE COUNTY, AND OTHER ENGRAVINGS

By: COXE, William

Price: €185.00

Publisher: London, For Cadell and Davies: 1801

Seller ID: 20833


Two parts in one, quarto, diced calf, gilt-decorated spine with raised bands, borders of three-line gilt rules and scroll decorations in blind, marbled endpapers, [11] ii-vi [5] pp.2-208 [12] pp.209-433 [11] all edges gilt; folding map fronts., one leaf at appendix also numbered 433. 2 Maps (one folding, with a small tear and no loss; very good order), 54pp. plates, 24 plans and ground plans, including one folding, 11 portraits (including 3 monumental effigies), 2 facsim... View more info

OLD AND NEW BIRMINGHAM: A HISTORY OF THE TOWN AND ITS PEOPLE

By: DENT, Robert K.

Price: €40.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Houghton and Hammond: 1880

Seller ID: 40421


Quarto, black half-leather, dark red title label at spone, marbled edges and endpapers, xi + 626pp. + vii in double-column, engraved illustrations, plans (one folding). Worn at spine bands, head and tail, ad at spine edges, corners; scattered foxing, heavier at early leaves, thereafter where occurring, chiefly marginal. Folding plan with small loss at margin. Various owners' inscriptions/signatures at first blank, bookplate of one at front paste-down. A sound, usable cop... View more info

VIEWS OF PORTS AND HARBOURS, WATERING PLACES, FISHING VILLAGES, AND OTHER PICTURESQUE OBJECTS ON THE ENGLISH COAST

By: FINDEN, William and Edward

Price: €20.00

Publisher: Wakefield, EP Publishing Limited: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 21856


Quarto, fronts., 161pp., full-page mono. illustrations. Overall a little tanned, minor foxing at text block edges, unclipped dustwrapper spine a touch faded. A good, sound copy in clear protective wrap. View more info

RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

By: FITZGERALD, Edward (trans.) ed. George F. Maine

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Collins: 1977

Seller ID: 42570


Small quarto, dark blue composite binding, gilt lettering and decoration, colour fronts., 224pp., full-page colour illustrations, all edges gilt ribbon-page marker. A very good, clean and sound copy in mildly rubbed slip-case. View more info

A TRUE TALE OF LOVE IN TONGA

By: GIBBINGS, Robert

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1954

Seller ID: 38533


Small octavo, 53pp., full-page woodcut illustrations. Minor wear and tear bat dustwrapper margins/extremities, loss minimal; slightly tanned, more so at rear panel and at edges. Book with a little foxing at endpapers and edges, otherwise very good. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

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OUR GARDENS

By: HOLE, S. Reynolds

Price: €60.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co.: 1901

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 43086


(The Haddon Hall Library series) Octavo, half-vellum, art-Nouveau gilt spine with dark olive title label, dark blue cloth boards, marbled endpapers, colour fronts., vii + 304pp. top edge gilt, remainder untrimmed, full-page mono. illustrations, line illustrations. Extremely slight wear at label edge, foxing at bottom edge of text block, nothing severe, and with only a little marginal ingress; any other internal foxing light and inextensive, largely more remarkable at end... View more info

THE LIFE OF JESUS OF NAZARETH: EIGHTY PICTURES

By: HOLE, William

Price: €40.00

Publisher: London, The Fine Art Society and Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1906

Seller ID: 38922


Large quarto, blueish-green cloth, gilt tlte at spine and front board, xlv followed by full-page colour plates with captions facing, top edge gilt. Scattered foxing (in some places heavy), largely affecting margins, caption leaves and reverse of plates, the images generally clean and bright. Light wear only at cloth, and a reasonably good, sound copy. View more info

A SHROPSHIRE LAD

By: HOUSMAN, A.E.

Price: €15.00

Publisher: London, Walker Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 40503


Quarto, unpaginated, profusely illustrated in colour. A fine copy in like, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

FISHER'S DRAWING ROOM SCRAP-BOOK WITH POETICAL ILLUSTRATIONS BY MARY HOWITT

By: HOWITT, Mary (ed.)

Price: €60.00

Publisher: London, Fisher, Son, & Co.: 1841

Seller ID: 20793


Quarto, plain dark red cloth with rules in blind, gilt title at spine, engraved fronts., engraved title, 63pp [3], 34 further engravings. A few joints weakened, no imminent detachments, some marginal foxing and smudging at some plates, though most very good; very minor wear at cloth extremities. Bookseller's ticket (Sharpe & Kellett, Liverpool) at front paste-down corner. A decent copy View more info

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THE BEAUTIES OF CAMBRIA

By: HUGHES, H. Stuart

Price: €75.00

Publisher: London, N.P.:

Seller ID: 42944


Landscape 4to., half calf, intricate gilt spine, marbled boards. Lacking all prelims., title; forty plates only, chiefly North Wales, most tissue guards retained, letter-press descriptions at each plate, heavy foxing throughout. Images show fair to good plates, there are worse, and there are better. Plates are: Conway Castle, Caernavon, Castle, Bangor Cathedral, Clynog Church, Falls of Park Mawr, Moel Famau, Gresford Church, Valle Crucis Abbey, Bryn Euryn/Llandrillo Chur... View more info

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THE ALPHABETICAL RECEIPT BOOK AND DOMESTIC ADVISER

By: HUISH, Robert

Price: €115.00

Publisher: London, John Williams: 1826

Seller ID: 43049


Octavo, tan half-calf, gilt lettering and plain rules at spine, colour fronts., 822pp. in double-column, 37 (of 39) further plates, lacking 'Improved Trusses' and 'Sprig and Corner Pieces', coloured plant plates present, as are the partially coloured 'Cottage Cap' and 'Dress Cap'. One other plain cap plate either mis-captioned, or inaccurate in instructions to binder. Text engravings. Calf and boards worn, and a little (mostly) lateral worm, just a little ingress at rear... View more info

DECORATIVE TEXTILES: AN ILLUSTRATED BOOK ON COVERINGS FOR FURNITURE, WALLS AND FLOORS

By: HUNTER, George Leland

Price: €90.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1908

Seller ID: 21415


Title continues: including Damasks, Brocades and Velvets, Tapestries, Laces, Embroideries, Chintzes, Cretonnes, Drapery and Furniture Trimmings, Wall Papers, Carpets and Rugs, Tooled and Illuminated Leathers. Small folio, dark blue cloth, gilt with red and gilt decoration at upper board, xxii + 457pp., edges untrimmed, mono. illustrations, 27 colour plates (all present). Asheville College Memorial Library copy, with their bookplate at front paste-down endpaper (and no fu... View more info