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HAUSTED, Peter. Hymnus tabaci; a poem In honour of Tabaco. Heroically Composed by Raphael Thorius: Made English by Peter Hausted Mr. of Arts Camb.. Printed by T.N. for Humphrey Moseley.... 1651. First edition.
73, [7], 8pp. Eighteenth-century half-russia, gilt, marbled boards. Marbled boards slightly rubbed to extremities, occasional spotting to text, else a fine copy.
Price
£ 950.00
HAWKINS, Ernest. Annals of the Diocese of Fredericton. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1847. First Edition.
viii, 3-74pp. With frontispiece engraving and folding map of the Diocese of Fredericton. Original publisher's mauve cloth, blindstamped, titled in gilt to upper board. Spine faded, extremities a trifle marked and rubbed.
Price
£ 95.00
HAWTREY, Stephen. Reminiscences of a French Eton. Printed by Mary S. Rickerby. 1867. Second edition.
[4], 79pp, [1]. Original publisher's gilt-stamped green buckram. Slight rubbing to extremities. Upper hinge exposed, occasional very light dust-soiling. Presentation copy, inscribed to title; 'R. K. Phillipps / from his sincere / friend / the writer'.
Price
£ 50.00
HAYLEY, William. The Triumph of Music; A Poem: In Six Cantos. Printed by and for J. Seagrave; And sold by T. Payne.... 1804. First Edition.
[6], 148pp, [2]. With half-title and terminal advertisement leaf. Uncut in original blue paper boards, rebacked. Rubbed, some marking/scuffing. Closed tear to O3, without loss. Three ink inscriptions to FFEP, the first by Gabriel Sutton, recording that it was 'Bought at Mr Liptrot's sale at Broughton', presumably Rev. Liptrot, Vicar of Broughton, mentioned in several late eighteenth-century theological subscribers' lists
Price
£ 175.00
HEATH, George Y.. Address in Surgery, Delivered at the Thirty-Eight Annual Meeting of the British Medical Association, Held in Newcastle, August 9th, 10th, 11th & 12th. 1870.. T. Richards, [Reprinted from the British Medical Journal]. [1870]. Offprint.
[2], 18pp. With the colour plate illustrating the results of surgery on three different afflictions of the leg; an amputation through the knee joint, a mal-united fracture and a club foot. Sewn within original publisher's pale-blue paper wraps. Slight creasing, else a fine presentation copy from the author. Inscribed 'H. Lonsdale M.D. With authors Compt.' to head of title, with a short annotation in the same hand relating to the success of lithotomy at Newcastle Infirmary, where the author practised as Surgeon. The original condition of this volume is all the more remarkable given that it was posted, with a half-penny red affixed to verso, postmarked 1870 and addressed to Lonsdale.
Price
£ 200.00
HEATH, [Charles]. Heath's gallery of british Engravings. Volume I. Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman. 1836. First edition.
90 engraved plates, each with a page of commentary - with the exception of the final bound plate. With an engraved title-page. Contemporary navy morocco, contrasting tan morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Slight rubbing to extremities, with some surface loss to boards. Foxed throughout.
Price
£ 75.00
HEATHCOTE, Henry. Treatise on stay-sails for the purpose of intercepting wind between the square-sails of ships and other square-rigged vessels... Published by Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy. 1824. First edition.
77, [1]pp. With an engraved frontispiece, and 14 engraved plates. Uncut and partially unopened in original publisher's plain paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece. Rubbed and marked, loss to head of spine, chipping to lettering-piece, ink ownership inscription to upper board. Later armorial bookplate to FEP, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 375.00
HEBER, Reginald. Palestine. A Poem recited in the theatre in Oxford, MDCCCIII. To which is added The Passage of the Red Sea, a Fragment. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme; and John Hatchard. 1809. Second Edition.
[4], 32, 8, [2]. With half-title. Finely bound in contemporary diced Russia, spine richly gilt in elaborate patterns with at least 8 different tools, foliate borders to boards, titled to centre of each board within lozenges. A fine copy, with only the slightest cracking to upper joint at foot of spine. Ink inscription of Harriet Thager to verso of FFEP.
Price
£ 400.00
HEBER, Reginald, M.A.. Europe: Lines on the Present War. Printed for J. Hatchard. 1809. First Edition.
[iii]-viii, 32pp. Disbound in later marbled paper folding wrappers, manuscript lettering piece to spine and title label to upper wrap. From the Nowell Smith collection, with book labels of Judith Adams and Simon to verso of upper wrap.
Price
£ 75.00
HEISTER, Lorenz. A compendium of the practice of physic. Printed for J. Payne. 1757. First edition in English.
[2], ii, [4], 501pp, [3]. With three terminal advertisement pages. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed, worming to head of upper joint, loss to lettering-piece. Loss to blank free endpaper, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 250.00
HENRY, William. An epitome of chemistry, in three parts... Printed for J. Johnson. 1801. Second edition, corrected.
xv, [1], 221pp, [3]. With a terminal advertisement leaf. Uncut in original publisher's two-tone paper boards. Rubbed, loss and wear to spine. Book-label of 'Henry Birkbeck' to FEP, later armorial bookplate of same to FFEP, short tear and slight marginal loss to C6, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 250.00
HERBERT, Hon. Capt. Charles. Translations, Imitations, and other Poems.. Printed for T. Reynolds and Sons...by J. Gold. 1808. First Edition.
viii, 149pp, [3]. With half-title and terminal errata leaf. Contemporary diced calf. Rubbed to extremities, slight cracking to joints. Marbled endpapers
Price
£ 200.00
HERVEY, James. Meditations and contemplations... Printed for John and James Rivington. 1749. Fifth edition.
In two volumes. xxxii, 285, [1]; xxiii, [1], 287pp, [9]. With an engraved frontispiece to each volume. Contemporary calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces, gilt. Rubbed to spines, joints splitting. Internally clean and crisp, ink-stamps of 'S. Keyte' to blank endpapers, ink inscriptions to recto of both FFEPs.
Price
£ 100.00
HEWLETT, John Rev.. A vindication of the authenticity of the Parian Chronicle, in answer to a dissertation on that subject, lately published. Printed for John Edwards. 1789. First edition.
[4], 178pp, [6]. With an engraved plate depicting the Parian Chronicle. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed, substantial surface loss to spine, lettering-piece working loose, light damp-staining to boards. Upper hinge cracked, ink inscription to FEP reading 'Ex Libris Jacob Hebard', ink inscription of '(?) Parker Nov 3. 1858' to head of title, offsetting from plate.
Price
£ 250.00
HEYLYN, P[eter]. Cyprianus anglicus: or, the history of the Life and Death, of The most Reverend and Renowned Prelate William.... Printed by J[ohn] M[acock] for A. Seile, and are to be Sold by George Sawbridge.... 1671. Second edition.
[4], 88, 91-107, 110-511pp, [1]. Complete despite erratic pagination. Title in red and black. Contemporary calf, recently rebacked and recornered. Heavily rubbed, surface loss to boards.Upper hinge exposed, occasional light browning, spotting, slight loss and tearing to RFEP.
Price
£ 200.00