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EASTWICK, Edward B.. Autobiography of Lutfullah, a Mohamedan Gentleman; and His Transactions with His Fellow-Creatures: Interspersed with remarks on the habits, customs and character of the people with whom he had to deal.. Smith Elder and Co.. 1857. Second edition.
xii, 435pp, [1], 16pp adverts. Finely bound in recent quarter red morocco over marbled boards, contrasting lettering piece, gilt titling. Small oval stamp, "Christchurch Rathgar." A clean copy save for very occasional marking to text.
Price
£ 100.00
EATON, Henry Storks. Report on the temperature and the rainfall of the Croydon district, 1881-85. [From the Transactions of the Croydon Microscopical and Natural History Club, 1886]. West, Newman and Co.. 1886. First offprint edition.
36pp. Original publisher's orange printed paper wraps. Evidently disbound from a larger volume. Minor wear to extremities, ink shelf marks to upper wrap. Internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 50.00
EDDINGTON, A[rthur] S[tanley]. Stellar movements and the structure of the universe. Macmillan and Co.. 1914.
x, 266pp, [2]. With half-title, frontispiece, three plates, and a terminal advertisement leaf. Original publisher's blind-stamped navy cloth, lettered in gilt. Extremities a trifle rubbed. Bookplate and shelf-labels (with cancel marks) of the John Bright Library, Bootham School, York to front endpapers, frontispiece detached, occasional light browning.
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£ 50.00
EDGEWORTH, Maria. Early lessons. Frank. Part I.[-IV]. Printed for J. Johnson. 1809.
112; 110; 91, [2]; [4], 96pp. With half-title to each part. [Bound with:] EDGEWORTH, Maria. Early lessons. The little dog trusty; the orange man; and the cherry orchard. London. Printed for J. Johnson, 1809. 109pp. With half-title 16mo. Five parts bound in one. Contemporary calf, gilt, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Lacking upper board and FFEP, lower board detached, some wear to spine. Some shaving, without loss of sense.
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£ 175.00
EHRENREICH, Paul. Die allgemeine Mythologie und ihre ethnologischen Grundlagen. J. C. Hinrich' sche Buchhandlung. 1910. First edition.
vi, [1], 288pp. Contemporary half green cloth, marbled boards, lettered in gilt. Slight rubbing and marking to extremities. Light foxing to title, occasional pencil annotations, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 50.00
EHRENSTROM, Mariaane L.K.L.d.. Notices Sur La Litterature et Les Beaux-arts En Suede. De I'Imprimerie d'Eckstein. 1826. First edition.
(6), vi, 157pp, (3), 79pp, (3), 111pp. Original blue paper wrap. Entirely uncut, a fine copy
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£ 75.00
ELLIOT, G[eorge] F[rancis] Scott. Prehistoric man and his story. A sketch of the history of mankind from the earliest times. Seeley, Service & Co. Limited. 1915. First edition.
xvi, 17-398, [2], 16pp. With half-title, publisher's catalogue, a monochrome photographic frontispiece, 23 photographic plates, and numerous line illustrations in the text. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed, slight split to head of spine, corners bumped. Lightly foxed, one plate detached.
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£ 75.00
ELLIOTT, [Mary]. Elliott's tales, for boys... William Darton. c.1830.
[4], 36, 36, 36, 36pp. With 12 engraved plates, four of which folding. Original publisher's black morocco-backed marbled boards. Extremities rubbed, slight loss to head of spine. Remnant of booksellers label to FEP, ink ownership inscription to head of title; 'Henrietta Gratton / 1836', lightly foxed throughout.
Price
£ 125.00
ELTON, Charles A.. Poems. Printed for T.N. Longman and O. Rees. 1804. First Edition.
[4], 164pp. Handsomely bound in contemporary half tree-calf over marbled boards, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, gilt, with anchor devices to spine compartments. Slightly rubbed, small chip to base of spine. Ink inscription regarding Elton's employment in the 48th Regiment to half-title.
Price
£ 150.00
EMERITUS. The militiaman at home and abroad; being the history of a militia regiment, from its first training to its disembodiment; with sletches of the ionian islands, malta, and gibraltar. Smith, Elder, & Co.. 1857. First edition.
viii, 300pp. With a half-title, engraved frontispiece, and one plate. Contemporary half red morocco, marbled boards, contrasting lettering-piece, richly gilt compartments, marbled endpapers. Rubbing to extremities with some surface loss to boards. Light foxing to preliminaries, recent armorial bookplate to FEP of Cefntilla, family seat of the Raglan baronetcy.
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£ 175.00
EMERSON, William. The Doctrine of Proportion, Arithmetical and Geometrical. Together with a General Method of Arguing By Proportional Quantities. Printed By J. Nourse, Bookseller in Ordinary to his Majesty. 1763. First edition.
iv, 32pp. [Bound with:] The Elements of Geometry. In which the principal Propositions of Euclid, Archimedes, and others, are demonstrated after the most easy manner. To which is added, A Collection of useful Geometrical Problems. London. Printed for J. Nourse, Bookseller in Ordinary to his Majesty, 1763. viii, 183pp, [1]. With fourteen engraved plates. Finely bound in recent antique-style calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Arnaud de Vitry's copy, with his inserted bookplate-leaf at front.
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£ 500.00
ENFIELD, William. The speaker: or, miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best english writers... Printed for Joseph Johnson. 1781. Sixth edition.
xxxiv, 405pp, [1]. With an engraved plate, misbound from second title. This octavo edition appears to be the same setting of type as the duodecimo printing of the same edition and year. [Bound uniformly with;] ENFIELD, WIlliam. Exercises in elocution...intended as a sequel to a work entitled the speaker. London, Printed by W. Eyres, for J. Johnson, 1780. viii, 424pp. With three engraved plates. 8vo. Attractively bound in contemporary polisher cats-paw calf, contrasting morocco lettering-pieces, spines richly gilt. Rubbing to spines, with loss to head and foot of both, without numeral lettering-piece to Vol. II. Internally clean and crisp, armorial bookplates to both FEPs.
Price
£ 150.00
ETHERINGTON, George F.. Address delivered to the Cuvierian Natural History Society of Edinburgh, upon the occasion of being elevated to the chair of Vice-President, on Friday, February 26. 1841. P. Rickard. 1841. First edition.
16pp. Original publisher's printed paper wraps. Some dust-soiling to extremities. Occasional spots of foxing. Presentation copy, inscribed in ink to head of title 'Henry Lons-dale Esq. M. D. with the kind regards of the author', that is Henry Lonsdale (1816-76), physician to the Cumberland Infirmary, and a political radical, being a friend of Garabaldi, Kossuth and Mazzini.
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£ 125.00
EVANS, Edward. Catalogue of an interesting collection of prints, comprising portraits, views, and miscellaneous subjects; with the names of their respective artists, and enumeration of every circumstance connecting the portraits with the various counties of the united kingdom...Published and sold by edward evans, book and print seller. Printed by J. Nichols and Son, [s.d., c.1830]. First edition.
viii, 71pp, [1]. Recent marbled paper wrappers. Very light damp-staining to gutter margins, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 150.00
EVANS, Maurice. The aegis of england; or, the triumphs of the late war, as they appear in the Thanks of Parliament, progressively voted to the navy and army; and the communications either oral or written on the subject. Chronologically arranged with notices biographical and military. Printed for The Author. Sold By Longman and Co. et al.. [1817]. First edition.
xxx, [2], 608pp. With half-title. Contemporary blind-tooled half-calf, marbled boards, gilt, marbled edges. Slightly rubbed to extremities, surface loss to top corner of lower board, spine sunned. Foxed throughout.
Price
£ 375.00