All Books

LYSAGHT, Edward. Poems by the late Edward Lysaght, Esq, Barrister at Law. Gilbert and Hodges. 1811. First edition.
[2], xxii, [1], iv-xix, [1], 110pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Near contemporary half red morocco, marbled boards, gilt, plain blue endpapers. Rubbed with some surface loss, particularly at joints and corners. Contemporary ink inscription to head of title, slight offsetting to same, occasional spots of foxing.
Price
£ 250.00
M'MAHON, Bernard. The American gardener's calendar; adapted to the climates and seasons of the United States... Printed by B. Graves...For the Author. 1806. First edition.
v, [1], 648pp, [18]. With a folding table. Contemporary calf, recently rebacked, contemporary black morocco lettering-piece laid-on. Rubbing to boards, corners bumped. Some damp-staining to title and top margins throughout text-block, small paper repairs to margins of title and folding table, ink ownership inscription to FEP, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 300.00
MAC KINNON, Colonel. Origin and services of the coldstream guards. Richard Bentley. 1833. First edition.
In two volumes. xxvii, [1], 448; xx, 552pp. 24pp publisher's catalogue bound to front of volume one. With a half-title to each volume. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gilt. Extremities a trifle rubbed and soiled, spines sunned, splitting to head of spine of volume one, corners bumped. Hinges splitting with upper board of volume two remaining held by cords at title, otherwise internally clean and crisp. Recent armorial bookplate of Cefntilla to FEPs alongside the ink inscription of Lord Fitzroy Raglan.
Price
£ 450.00
MACFARLANE, Charles. Popular customs, sports, and recollections of the south of Italy. Charles Knight & Co.. 1846. First edition.
v, [4], 10-224pp. With 15 engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, gilt, marbled edges. A trifle rubbed, spine sunned. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 75.00
MACLAREN, Roderick. On a long Sea voyage in Phthisis Pulmonalis. [s.n.]. [1871]. First offprint edition.
10pp. Stitched, as issued. Some light marginal dust-soiling, occasional spots of foxing. Presentation copy, inscribed in ink to head of drop-title; 'With Dr. Maclaren's compts.', with annotation in the same hand at foot; 'Reprinted from the Brit. (?) Med-Chir. Review. Jan. 1871.'
Price
£ 125.00
MACMUNN, Lieut.-General Sir George. The Crimea in perspective. G. Bell & Sons Ltd.. 1935. First edition.
xii, 254pp. With a half-title, a photographic portrait frontispiece, and 15 plates. Original publisher's blue cloth, lettered in black. Some wear and light soiling to extremities. Internally clean and crisp but for occasional spots of foxing. Recent armorial bookplate of Cefntilla to FEP along with bookplate of Julia Raglan. Loosely inserted typed letter, with manuscript corrections, presumably concerning a film adaptation of the Charge of the Light Brigade, without addressee or signatory and seemingly incomplete.
Price
£ 75.00
MACNEILL, Hector. The Pastoral, or Lyric Muse of Scotland; In Three Cantos. Printed by George Ramsay and Company, For Archibald Constable and Company. 1808. First Edition.
viii, 68pp. With half title. Uncut in recent marbled paper boards.
Price
£ 125.00
MADAME DE LA FAYETTE. Memoirs de la cour de France, pour les annees 1688. & 1689. Chez Jean-Frederic Bernard. 1731. First edition.
234pp. With an engraved frontispiece. Title in red and black. Recent green cloth, lettered in gilt. Very minor wear to extremities. Recent bookplate of the Bath Municipal Library to FEP, with their occasional embossed stamps throughout, lightly browned.
Price
£ 75.00
MAIN, James. Cottage gardening. Printed William Clowes and Sons. 1842. First offprint edition.
24pp. Stitched, as issued. Light browning to title, a trifle foxed, overall a very good copy.
Price
£ 50.00
MALORTIE DE MARTEMONT, C[harles Stanislas de]. The theory of field-fortification. Printed for T. Egerton. 1823. Second edition.
vi, [7]-8, 227pp, [1]. With 31 engraved folding plates. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards. Heavily rubbed, without calf to spine, marking and surface loss to boards, corners bumped. Very occasional light dust-soiling, plates a trifle foxed with slightest of soling, some mis-folding and occasional slight splitting along folds.
Price
£ 100.00
MANARDO, Giovanni. Joannis Manardi Medici Ferrariensis, Omnium Sua Tempestate Medicorum Citra Controversiam Doctoris Eminentissimi Epistolarum Medicinalium Lib. XX.. Apud Petrum Schoeffer, Germanum Maguntinum. 1542. First Schoffer edition.
[20], 469pp, [3]. With signatures [*]-2, [**]-8, A-Z6, Aa-Pp6, Qq-8. Woodcut printer's device to title, repeated to column. Later speckled vellum, with contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Binding browned at spine, some wear to extremities. Several ink-stamps to title and text, including those of the Library of the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland. Sporadic spotting, occasional light damp-staining, else a particularly crisp copy.
Price
£ 1,500.00
MANNERS, George. Edgar; or, Caledonian Feuds. A Tragedy. Now performing with universal applause, at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden. Printed for Tipper & Richards. 1806. First Edition.
9, [1], 90pp, [2]. With half-title. Disbound.
Price
£ 225.00
MANSUR, Abdullah (G. Wyman Bury). The land of Uz. Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1911. First edition.
xxviii, 354pp. With a monochrome photographic frontispiece, 25 monochrome photographic plates, and a large illustrated folding map. Original publisher's red cloth with gilt title to spine. Slightly rubbed. Sporadic foxing throughout, short tear to map at joint.
Price
£ 125.00
MANT, The Rev. Richard. Poems. At the University Press, for the Author; and Sold By J. Parker; and Longman and Rees. 1806. First Edition.
8vo. viii, 133pp, [1]. With half-title. [Bound with:] MONTGOMERY, James. The Wanderer of Switzerland, and Other Poems. London. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1806. Third Edition. [12], [11]-175pp, [1]. Contemporary tan half-calf over marbled boards, gilt. Slightly rubbed, joints starting. Ink inscriptions to head of each title.
Price
£ 100.00
MARRIOT, John. A Short Account of John Marriott, Including Extracts from Some of His Letters. To Which are Added, Some of His Poetical Productions. Printed and Sold By D. Boys...and Sold in London By W. Phillips.... 1803. First Edition?.
[8], 194pp, [2]. With half-title and terminal errata leaf. Contemporary tree-calf, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Slightly rubbed, short cracks to joints at head and foot. Neat ink note scratched away from half-title.
Price
£ 150.00