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HOOKER, William Jackson. Flora Scotica; or a description of Scottish plants, arranged both according to the artifical and natural methods. Printed for Richard and Arthur Taylor. 1821. First edition.
In two parts. x, [2], 292, [4], 297pp, [7]. Uncut in original publisher's plain paper boards. Rubbed, some loss to head and foot of spine, splitting to joints, some marking. Upper hinge exposed, lightly foxed. From the library of C. E. Salmon with his ink inscription, dated 1918, to recto of FFEP.
Price
£ 150.00
HOOLE, Charles. Terminationes et exempla Declinationum et Conjugationum, itemque propria quae maribus, quae genus, et as in praesenti, englished and explained for the use of young grammarians. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. 1823.
124pp. Contemporary calf. Extremities marked and worn. Contemporary ink ownership inscription to FFEP, leaves lightly toned.
Price
£ 75.00
HOPKINS, John. An Attempt to restore the true reading and rendering of the last Verse of the 4th Chapter of Nehemiah. A discourse Preached before the University of Oxford, At St. Mary's, On Sunday, Sept. 29. 1771. Printed at the Clarendon-Press. 1771. First edition.
[2], 24pp, [2]. With a terminal advertisement leaf. Recent navy cloth-backed marbled paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece. Slightest of wear to extremities. Lightly spotted, internally clean and crisp.
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£ 75.00
HOPPNER, J.. Oriental Tales, Translated Into English Verse. Printed for J. Murray.... 1806. Second Edition.
xvii, [1], 144pp. With engraved frontispiece, half-title and 3pp of terminal ads. Contemporary green half-morocco, gilt, over marbled boards. Slightly rubbed, small chip to head of spine. Short bibliographic extract tipped to FEP.
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£ 75.00
HORN, Georg. Arca mosis sive historia mundi. Que complectitur primordia rerum naturalium omniumque artium ac scientiarum. Impensis Johannis Luderwaldi. 1669.
[36], 220pp, [24]. With an additional engraved title. Slight marginal loss to **6. [Bound with:] Historiae naturalis et civilis, ad nostra usque tempora, libri septum. Lipsiae [i.e. Leipzig], Sumptibus Johannis & Friederici Luderwald, 1671. 374pp. With an additional engraved title. [And:] Ulyssea sive studiosus peregrinans omnia lustrans littora. Lugd. Batav. [i.e. Leiden], Ex Officina Cornelii Driehuysen et Arnoldi Doude, 1671. [8], 590pp. With an engraved title-page. 12mo. Contemporary vellum, title in manuscript to spine. Light rubbing to extremities, some soiling. Booksellers description pasted to FEP, occasional spots of foxing, overall internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 450.00
HORNE, Dom Ethelbert. Primitive sun dials or scratch dials. Containing a list of those in Somerset. Barnicott & Pearce, The Wessex Press. 1917. First edition.
xii, 90pp. With a monochrome photographic frontispiece and 16 plates. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in white. Minor wear to extremities. Small hole to A8, touching text without loss of sense, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 50.00
HORSIN DEON, [Simon]. De la conservation et de la restauration des tableux... Chez Hector Bossange. 1851. First edition.
viii, 234pp. Recent tan plain paper wrappers. Very minor wear to extremities. Internally immaculate, a fine copy.
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£ 100.00
HOWARD, Nathaniel. Bickleigh Vale, with other poems. Printed by T. Wilson and R. Spence....for Murray.... 1804. First Edition.
[6], 139pp, [1]. With engraved frontispiece and one further plate. Contemporary half-russia, over marbled boards, spine richly gilt. Marbled endpapers. Chipped to spine, joints cracked, slight rubbing to extremities.
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£ 150.00
HOWELL, John. Disputatio medica inauguralis de ambustionibus: quam, annuente summo numine: ex auctoritate reverendi admodum viri, D. Georgii Baird, SS.T.P. Academiae Edinburgenae Praefecti: necnon amplissimi senatus academici consensu, et nobilissimae facultatis medicae decreto: pro gradu doctoratus, summisque in medicina honoribus ac privilegiis rite et legitime consequendis / eruditorum examini subjicit Joannes Howell, Cambro-Britannus, Lycei Medici Londiniensis, et Societ. Physic. Lond. Guisianae Socius Ordinarius. Execudebant Adamus Neill et Socii. 1805. First edition.
[8], 33pp, [1]. With half-title. Attractively bound in contemporary marbled calf, gilt, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Rubbing to spine and joints, some loss to lettering-piece. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplate of 'Pentre' to FEP, internally clean and crisp.
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£ 150.00
HUDDESFORD, George. The Poems of George Huddesford, M.A. Late Fellow of New College, Oxford. Now First Collected. Including Salmagundi, Topsy-Turvy, Bubble and Squeak, and Crambe Repetita. With Corrections, and Original Additions.. Printed for J. Wright...by W. Bulmer and Co.. 1801. First Collected Edition.
Two volumes in one. viii, 145, [3]; [4], 176pp. With terminal errata leaf to Vol I. Contemporary green morocco, gilt. Rubbed to spine and extremities. Bookplate of Lord Teignmouth to FEP.
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£ 100.00
HUDSON, James. Hourly observations and experimental investigations on the barometer. From the Philosophical Transactions. Printed by Richard Taylor. 1832.
[2], 20pp. With four plates of barometrical readings. Stitched as issued. Some slight marginal chipping, occasional spots of light foxing, ink stamp of the Meteorological Society to title. Presentation copy, inscribed in ink to head of title; 'E. W. Brayley, Junior, Esq. With the author's kind regards', being Edward William Brayley (1801/02-1870), lecturer on science and Fellow of the Royal Society.
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£ 100.00
HUNTER, Mrs John. The Sports of the Genii. Printed for T. Payne. 1804. First Edition.
[8], 16pp. With half-title, interleaved with 14 engraved plates. Disbound, preserved in later folding paper wraps with paper title label to upper wrap.
Price
£ 325.00
HURD, Archibald. The Sea Traders. Cassell and Company, Ltd.. 1921. First edition.
[6], 223pp, [1]. Original publisher's embossed green cloth, gilt. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Overall internally clean and crisp but for occasional light spots of foxing. Presentation copy, inscribed to recto of FFEP 'To Admiral of the Fleet Viscount Jellicoe, G.C.B. O.M., Archibald Hurd'.
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£ 250.00
HURDIS, James. The Favorite Village. A Poem. Printed at the Author's Own Press. 1800. First Edition.
[6], 210pp. Contemporary half-calf over marbled boards. Rebacked in tan morocco, original lettering-piece laid down, bumping to corners. The Nowell Smith copy, with book labels of Simon and Julia Adams to FEP. Presentation copy, inscribed 'To Mr Lysons, with the author's best respects'
Price
£ 425.00
HURDIS, Rev. James. Poems. In three volumes. At the University Press for J. Parker. 1808. Fourth Edition.
[4], xxii, [1], 24-26, [32], [2], 224; [4], 199, [1]; [4], 203pp, [1]. With half-title to each volume. Uncut and occasionally unopened in original publisher's blue paper boards, rebacked with new paper lettering-pieces. Some wear/chipping to joints, marking to spines. Booklabel of John Sparrow to each FEP.
Price
£ 125.00