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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
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
MAHAN, A[lfred] T[hayer]. The influence of sea power upon the french revolution and empire 1793-1812. Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington. [1892]. Fourth edition.
In two volumes. xx, [2], 380; xvii, [3], 428pp. With 13 plates. Original publisher's navy gilt-stamped cloth, T.E.G. Extremities lightly rubbed. Armorial bookplates of of Randle Jackson to FEPs, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 75.00
MAHAN, A[lfred], T[hayer]. The life of nelson: the embodiment of the sea power of great britain. Sampson, Low, Marston, & Company, Limited. 1897. First British edition.
In two volumes. xxiii, [5], 454; xvi, [4], 427pp, [5]. With half-titles, an engraved portrait frontispiece to each volume, 37 plates, a tipped-in publisher's announcement to the rear of Vol. I, and two terminal publisher's advertisement leaves to Vol. II. Untrimmed and partially unopened in original publisher's navy gilt-stamped cloth, T.E.G. Extremities lightly rubbed and marked. Book-labels of Alfred, Viscount Milner to FEPs, very occasional marginal loss, one plate detached, overall internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 200.00
MAHAN, A[lfred], T[hayer]. The life of nelson: the embodiment of the sea power of great britain. Sampson, Low, Marston, & Company, Limited. 1897. First British edition.
In two volumes. xxiii, [5], 454; xvi, [4], 427pp, [5]. With half-titles, an engraved portrait frontispiece to each volume, 37 plates, a tipped-in publisher's announcement to the rear of Vol. I, and two terminal publisher's advertisement leaves to Vol. II. Untrimmed and partially unopened in original publisher's navy gilt-stamped cloth, T.E.G. Extremities lightly rubbed and marked. Private library shelf-label to FEP of Vol. II, frontispiece of Vol. II detached, short marginal tear to one leaf of Vol. II, overall internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 125.00
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
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
MARKHAM, Gervase. Hungers Prevention: Or, The whole Art of fowling By Water and Land. Containing all the Secrets belonging to that Art, and brought into a true Forme or Method, by which the most Ignorant may know how to take any kind of Fowle, either by Land or Water. Also, exceeding necessary and profitable for all such as travell by Sea, and come into uninhabited places: Especially, all those that have any thing to doe with the New Plantations. Printed for Francis Grove, and are to be sold by Martha Harrison. 1655. Second edition.
[16], 285pp, [1]. An unsophisticated copy in contemporary blind-ruled sheep, later paper/manuscript lettering-piece to spine. Rubbed and a trifle marked, with slight loss to extremities, surfaces. Paste downs spring, with ink inkscription of 'J. Cooke Gaiborough' to verso of upper board.
Price
£ 2,500.00
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
MARSHALL, C. R.. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Vol. XLVII. - Part II. - (No. 13). The pharmacological action of tutu, the toot plant of new zealand. Published by Robert Grant & Son. 1910.
287-316pp. Original publisher's printed paper wraps. Very slight wear to extremities. Text-block detached from wrapper. Presentation copy, inscribed in ink to head of upper wrap; 'With the author's compliments'.
Price
£ 50.00
MARTINEAU, Harriet. British rule in india; a historical sketch. Smith, Edler and Co.. 1857. First edition.
vi, [2], 356, 4pp. With half-title, and a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue. Original publisher's green buckram. Joints expertly repaired to style. Hinges exposed, occasional marginal spotting.
Price
£ 100.00