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[MOLLESON, Alexander]. The Sweets of Society: A Poem. And a few Miscellaneous Poems. By the author of "Melody the Soul of Music," an essay. Printed by Chapman and Lang, and sold by Brash & Reid. 1801. First Edition.
[4], 77pp, [3]. With frontispiece and terminal advertisement leaf. Disbound, some soiling to title. With a manuscript poem to verso of advert leaf addressed 'To the Editor of the Aberdeen Chronicle' and entitled 'A Voice from the Deep'.
Price
£ 150.00
[MOORE, Thomas]. Lalla Rookh, an oriental romance. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown. 1817. Third edition.
[4], 397pp, [1]. Handsomely bound in contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Lightly foxed, else a crisp copy.
Price
£ 50.00
[MOORE, Thomas]. Memoirs of Captain Rock, the celebrated Irish chieftain, with some Account of his Ancestors. Written by himself. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green. 1824. First edition.
xiv, 376pp. Handsomely bound by Root & Son in later green half-morocco, green cloth boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Slight rubbing, spine sunned. Overall internally clean and crisp but for the odd spot of foxing.
Price
£ 200.00
[MOORE, Thomas]. Tom Crib's memorial to congress. With a preface, notes, and appendix. By one of the fancy. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. 1819. First edition.
xxxi, 88pp. With half-title. Original publisher's tan paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece. Rubbed, joints cracked, some loss to spine and lettering-piece. Bookplate of Percival F. Hinton to FEP, short ink line to p.24 just touching text.
Price
£ 125.00
[MORRIS, Thomas]. Moral reflections on the works of the creation. Printed by A. Ward; and Sold by W. Nicoll et al.. 1778. First edition.
viii, 174pp, [2].Recent tan cloth, red morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed and marked, spine sunned, splitting to joints. Recent bookplate of 'Antony Charles Thomas' to FEP, closed tear to text of H8 - without loss of sense, ink inscription of 'Thomas Barker' to verso of terminal errata leaf, foxed.
Price
£ 275.00
[MUDIE'S SELECT LIBRARY LIMITED]. Catalogue of the principal english books in circulation at mudie's select library...january, 1896.. Mudie's Select Library Limited. [1896].
[4], 441, [5], 24, [4], 52, [4], 16pp, [2]. Original publisher's gilt-stamped green cloth. Extremities a trifle rubbed. Occasional spotting.
Price
£ 150.00
[NAPLETON, John]. Advice to a student in the university, concerning the qualifications and duties of a minister of the gospel in the church of England. Printed for Fletcher and Hanwell. 1795. First edition.
vi, [2], 147pp, [1]. With half-title. Disbound. A clean and crisp copy, with only the slightest of dust-soiling to half-title.
Price
£ 100.00
[NAPOLEONIC WARS]. Bulletins of the campaign 1806. Printed by A. Strahan. 1806. First edition.
[2], 212pp. Issued with a half-title only. Handsomely bound in contemporary speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, with gilt armorial supra libros to upper board. Minor wear to extremities, very slight soiling to boards. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 350.00
[NAUTICAL ALMANAC]. The nautical almanac and astronomical ephemeris for the year 1816. Published by order of the commissioners of longitude. Printed by T. Bensley...and Sold by John Murray. 1812.
[16], 162pp, [6]. With three terminal advertisement leaves. Contemporary git-tooled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. A trifle rubbed and marked, spine worn with loss to head and lettering-piece. Endpapers lightly browned, red printed duty stamp to verso of title, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 200.00
[NAVAL PAY]. An Appeal to His Majesty, Both Houses of Parliament, and the People of the United Kingdom, against a Late Rejection of the Petition of the Captains of the Royal Navy, for an Augmentation of Pay By Lord Mulgrave.... Published By C. Chapple.... 1809. First Edition.
[2], 49pp, [1]. Recent blue paper boards. Ink inscription of J.D. Thomson, presumably John Deas Thomson (1763-1838), Accountant-General to the Royal Navy, to slightly soiled title. Small hole to text caused by wax spill to D1, without loss of sense.
Price
£ 175.00
[NAVAL]. The naval and military magazine Vol I[-II]. T. Clerc Smith. 1827. Second Edition.
First two volumes only. viii, 672pp. [3], 722pp. With an engraved frontispiece to Vol. I one depicting 'The Duke of York, Commander in Chief' and an engraved plate to Vol. II showing 'His Royal Highness the Lord High Admiral'. Later blue cloth, lettered in gilt to spines. Marginal tears to Vol, I at p.179-180, p.381-382, p.389-390 - in no instance touching text, browning to titles and engravings of each, slight dust soiling to title of Vol. II, second contents leaf of Vol. I working loose, light foxing.
Price
£ 225.00
[NEALE, Hannah]. Amusement hall; or, an easy introduction to the attainment of useful knowledge. Printed for and Sold by T. Gardiner. 1797. Second edition.
[4], 146pp, [2]. With half-title, a terminal advertisement leaf, and an engraved frontispiece. Contemporary speckled calf, paper lettering-piece with title in manuscript, gilt. Rubbed, loss to spine, joints split with lower board held by single cord only, surface loss to boards. Near contemporary manuscript notes to front endpapers, near contemporary ownership inscriptions of M. E. Swann' to head of half-title and title-page, tear to text of B - without loss of sense, occasional light spotting. From the recently dispersed library of Hugh Selbourne, with neat ink-stamps to verso of title and margin of p51.
Price
£ 150.00
[NELSON, Horatia]. GOUDAR, Lodovico. Nuova grammatica italiana, e francese di lodovico goudar. Accresciuta dall'Autore d'una Raccolta di Verbi, e Voci Francesi, che hanno vari significati. Novissima Eizione piu corretta... Apresso Gabriele Floteront. 1776. New edition.
[4], 452pp. Contemporary continental marbled calf, recently rebacked and refurbished to style, with contrasting morocco lettering-piece, gilt, with date to foot of spine. Marbled endpapers, all edges red. Some rubbing to extremities, boards. Some dampstaining to text block, occasional small worm holes/tears, without loss of sense. Horatia N. Nelson's copy, with her characteristic ink inscription to head of title.
Price
£ 950.00
[NORMAN, Francis Martin]. At school and at sea: or life and character at harrow, in the royal navy and in the trenches before sebastapol. John Murray. 1899. First edition.
xiii, [3], 420pp. With half-title and 12 plates. Original publisher's gilt-stamped navy cloth. Some rubbing and bumping, spine sunned. Armorial bookplate of 'George Assheton' to FEP, later ink ownership inscription to FFEP, ink annotation to title, foxed.
Price
£ 50.00
[NORRIS, Richard]. Minutes Taken at a Court-Martial, assembled On Board His Majesty's Ship Torbay...Being an Enquiry into the Conduct of Captain richard norris. Printed fro W. Webb. 1745. First edition.
92pp. Uncut and unopened. Stitched, as issued. Slight marginal loss to head of title-page, some spots of marking, very occasional light dust-soiling. [Together with:] An appendix to the minutes Taken at a Court-Martial, Appointed to Enquire into the Conduct of Captain richard norris... London. Printed for W. Webb, 1745. First edition. 48pp. Recent cloth-backed marbled paper boards. A trifle rubbed. Light dust-soiling to title-page, damp-staining to top-corner of all leaves.
Price
£ 375.00