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[MARKS, Richard]. Nautical essays: or, a spiritual view of the ocean and maritime affairs: with reflections on The Battle of Trafalgar, and other events. Published by J. Nisbet. 1818. First edition.
[8], 211pp, [1]. Contemporary calf, recently neatly rebacked. Rubbed with discolouration to boards. Hinges exposed, armorial bookplate of 'Letitia Le Poer French' to FEP, contemporary ink gift inscription to FFEP, occasional spotting.
Price
£ 300.00
[MASS]. l'ordinaire de la messe selon le rite romain. Gruel & Engelmann. 1891.
37pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and an additional engraved title. Handsomely bound by Gruel & Engelmann in contemporary tooled calf, gilt, A.E.G. Very minor rubbing to extremities. Green silk endpapers. Internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 125.00
[MELMOTH, William, the younger]. The letters of Sir Thomas Fitzosborne. Printed for J. Dodsley. 1784. Ninth edition.
xii, 452pp. Handsomely bound in contemporary tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. A trifle rubbed, splitting to joints, some loss to head and foot of spine. Armorial bookplate to FEP, an internally clean and crisp copy.
Price
£ 100.00
[MESTON, William]. The knight of the kirk: or, the Ecclesiastical Adventures of Sir John Presbyter. Printed for M. Smith. 1728. Second edition.
[6], 89pp, [1]. Recent sheep-backed brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Hinges exposed, occasional slight loss to margins, leaves lightly toned, some spotting.
Price
£ 200.00
[METEOROLOGY]. Aeolus. A work intended to appear occasionally, on the motions of the atmosphere. January 1840. Black & Armstrong. 1840. First edition.
[4], 63pp, [1]. With a half-title. Original publisher's plain blue gloss paper wraps. Some wear and soiling to extremities, loss to spine, upper wrap nearly detached with tape repair to tear at foot, title and date in manuscript to head. Foxed throughout, leaves A4 and A5 nearly detached from text-block.
Price
£ 75.00
[MIEGE, Guy]. The new state of England, Under Our Sovereign Queen Anne... Printed for H. Mortlock, and J. Robinson. 1703. Fifth edition.
[34], 600pp. With an engraved frontispiece. Recent black cloth, lettered in gilt. Very minor wear to extremities. Recent bookplate, ink shelf marks, and paper slips of the Bath Municipal Reference Library to blank fly-leaves, with their occasional embossed stamps throughout, title and frontispiece a trifle dust-soiled, ownership inscription of 'Thomas Vaughan' in calligraphic hand to head of first leaf of text, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 175.00
[MIEGE, Guy]. The present state of Great Britain. In three parts. The I. Of South II. Of North Britain, III. Of Ireland. Printed for A. Bettesworth et al.. 1728. Sixth edition, corrected.
[8],303,[1], 84, 80, 183, [1], 82, 5pp, [1]. With an engraved portrait frontispiece and a folding table. Each part has a separate dated title-page, pagination, and register. Recent black cloth, lettered in gilt. Very minor wear to extremities. Recent bookplate, ink shelf marks, and paper slips of the Bath Municipal Reference Library to blank fly-leaves, with their occasional embossed stamps throughout, foxed throughout.
Price
£ 150.00
[MILES, William Augustus]. A letter to the prince of wales, on a second application to parliament, To discharge Debts wantonly contracted since May, 1787. Printed for J. Owen. [1795]. Eighth edition.
[4], xxiii, [1], 67pp, [1]. With a half-title. Uncut, stitched, as issued. Inked annotation/in-spotting to half-title, lightly spotted.
Price
£ 50.00
[MINORCA]. Conquete de l'isle de minorque par les francais, ou journal historique de cette Expedition par Mer & par Terre. [s.n.]. 1756. First edition.
[4], vii, [1], 180pp. With a half-title.Contemporary gilt-tooled sheep, morocco lettering-piece. Extremities worn, loss to head and foot of spine, splitting to joints, some surface loss to boards, lettering-piece detached. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 250.00
[MIRABEAU, Honore-Gabriel de Riqueti, comte de]. Memoires du ministere du duc d'Aiguillon, pair de France, et son commandement en Bretagne; pour servir a l'histoire de la fin du regne de Louis XV et a celle du commencement du regne de Louis XVI. Chez F. Buisson. 1792. Third edition.
[4], 392pp. With half-title. Early twentieth-century calf-backed glazed orange paper boards, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed, sunned, library shelf-marks in correction fluid to spine. Bookplate of Bath Reference Library to FEP, with their occasional embossed stamps throughout, closed tear to C8 just clipping text.
Price
£ 200.00
[MIRTIL]. The Loves of Mirtil, Son of Adonis; A Pastoral. [s.n.]. 1770. First edition.
[2], iv, [4], 139pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and title, and five further engraved plates. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, gilt. Extremities rubbed. Ink inscription to recto of FFEP; 'Mary Kelly, Easter 1957', some spotting to plates.
Price
£ 200.00
[MITFORD, John Freeman, Baron Redesdale]. Thoughts on the Catholic question. Printed for J. Hatchard. 1807. First edition.
49pp, [1]. Disbound. Light foxing and creasing in places, overall clean and crisp. Presentation copy, inscribed to head of title; 'From the author'.
Price
£ 75.00
[MOLESWORTH, Robert]. An Account of Denmark, as it Was in the Year 1692. Printed for Tho. Longman. 1738. Fouth Edition, Carefully Revised.
[8], xxiii, [1], 432pp. Contemporary speckled tan calf, with contrasting morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Binding very slightly rubbed to fore-edges, short crack to upper joint at head of spine. A crisp, unpressed copy. Armorial bookplate of William Middleton, Crowfield Hall, from the land-owning family of Suffolk and South Carolina.
Price
£ 250.00
[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
[MONK OF THE ORDER OF ST. DOMINIC]. An epitaph Upon His Grace john, Duke of Marlborough. Who departed this Life July the 19th 1714, and lies now interr'd in the City of Antwerp. Written by a Monk of the Order of St. Dominic. And Translated into English by a Member of the Marlborough-Club. Printed, and Sold by J. Roberts. 1714. First edition.
21pp, [1]. Without half-title. Recent red half-morocco, red cloth boards, lettered in gilt, T.E.G. A trifle rubbed and marked. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 350.00