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MILL, John Stuart. A system of logic ratiocinative and inductive: being a connected view of the principles of evidence and the methods of scientific investigation. Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer. 1875. Ninth edition.
In two volumes. xx, 563, [1]; xv, [1], 557pp, [3]. With half-titles and a terminal advertisement leaf to Vol. II. Original publisher's green buckram, printed paper lettering-pieces. Slightest of rubbing, chipping to lettering-pieces. Remnants of book labels to FEPs, hinges reinforced with brown paper, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 150.00
MILL, John Stuart. Dissertations and discussions political, philosophical, and historical. John W. Parker and Son. 1859. First edition.
In two volumes. vi, [2], 474, 6; [4], 563pp, [1]. With a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue to Vol. I. Original publisher's blind-stamped brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Slightest of rubbing, some loss to head and foot of spines, board edges a trifle bumped. Marginal loss to B and B2 of Vol. II, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 200.00
MILLER, John Fletcher. On the relation of the air and evaporation temperatures to the temperature of the dew-point, as determined by Mr. Glaisher's hygrometrical tables, founded on the factors deduced from the six-hourly observations made at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. From the Philosophical Transactions. - Part I. for 1851. Printed by Richard Taylor. 1851.
[2] 141-148pp. Stitched as issued. All leaves have separated. Some marginal browning, chipping, and loss. Ink stamp of the Meteorological Society to title. Presentation copy, inscribed in ink to head of title; 'With the author's compts.'
Price
£ 50.00
MILLS, J.H.. Poetical Trifles, by J.H. Mills, of the Theatre-Royal, Manchester. Printed for W. Graham...by Mr Broster, Chester.. 1806. First Edition.
[iii]-viii, [9]-120pp. Lacking half-title. Contemporary half-calf over marbled voards. Rubbed, with chipping to head and foot of spine.
Price
£ 325.00
MILTON, John. Protestant union. A treatise of true religion, heresy, schism, toleration, and what best means may be used against the growth of popery...to which is prefixed, a preface on milton's religious principles, and unimpeachable sincerity... F. and C. Rivington. 1826. First edition.
lviii, 56pp. With half-title and one plate - a facsimile of Bishop Barrington's handwriting. In original publisher's drab paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece. Wear and loss to spine, chipping to lettering-piece, some surface loss to boards. Contemporary ink inscription; 'St. John's Book Club / W. J. Spencer', and book-label of the Llandaff Cathedral Library to FEP, with the bookplate of the library to recto of FFEP, small marginal hole to D4, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 100.00
MILTON, John. DUNSTER, Charles. Paradise regained, a poem, in four books...A new edition, with notes of various authors, By Charles Dunster, M.A.. Printed for T. Cadell, Jun, and W. Davies, (successors to Mr. Cadell). 1795. First Dunster Edition.
[4], iv, [4], 280pp. With large folding map of the Mediterranean and Middle East as frontispiece. Uncut in recent half calf over marbled boards, contrasting title label, gilt. Very slight rubbing to spine, else a fine copy. A little marginal worming to preliminaries. With attractive contemporary bookplate of S. Harward's Circulating Library, Colonnade Buildings, Cheltenham to FEP, inscribed 'Presented to me by the Editor, C.D.'
Price
£ 275.00
MIRABEAU, Honore Gabreil Riqueti, Comte De. Mirabeau's love-letters. Arthur L. Humphreys. 1909.
[4], 347pp, [1]. Title in red and black. Attractively bound in contemporary tooled calf, gilt. Minor surface wear and soiling to extremities. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp but for the odd spot of foxing. From the library of Hugh Selbourne, with small ink-stamps to verso of title and occasionally to margins. From The Royal Library Historical Series.
Price
£ 150.00
MIRAFLORES, Manuel Pando Fernandez De Pinedo, marquis de. Apuntes historico-criticos para escribir la historia de la revolucion de espana, desde el ano 1820 hasta 1823. En la Oficina de Ricardo Taylor. 1834. First London edition.
vii, [1], xxi, [1], 249pp. [Bound with:] MIRAFLORES, Manuel Pando Fernandez De Pinedo, marquis de. Documentos a los que se hace referencia en los apuntes historico-criticos sobre la revolucion de espana. Londres. En la Oficina de Ricardo Taylor, 1834. In two volumes. [1], 8; viii, 326, [2], vi, 370pp. Contemporary marbled sheep, gilt. Rubbed, slight surface loss. Marbled endpapers, loss to corner of FFEP, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 250.00
MITCHELL, James. A tour through Belgium, Holland, along the Rhine, and through the north of France, in the summer of 1816... Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. 1816. First edition.
xii, 390, 2pp. With an engraved folding frontispiece depicting a map of the Netherlands, and a terminal advertisement leaf. Uncut in original publisher's tan paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece. Extremities rubbed and soiled, chipping to lettering-piece, corners bumped. Very occasional short marginal tears, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 125.00
MITFORD, Mary Russell. Poems. Printed By A.J. Valpy...Sold By Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme. 1810. First Edition.
[8], 144pp, [16]. With half-title and terminal imprint and advertisement leaf. Uncut in original publisher's grey boards, with early red roan spine overlaid. Slightly rubbed to extremities, chipping to head and foot of spine with small gouge to centre.
Price
£ 350.00
MITSCHERLICH, Christoph Wilhelm. Epistola critica in apollodorum ad virum illustrem chr. gottl. heyne: accedunt nonnulla in statium et catullum autore chr. guil. mitscherlichio. Apud Viduam Abr. Vandenhoekii. 1782.
91pp, [1]. Early nineteenth-century gilt-tooled speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Slight rubbing and marking to extremities, Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of 'Robert J. Hayhurst' to FEP, ink ownership inscription to blank fly-leaf of 'J. Mitford / 1804', internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 125.00
MOLLESON, Alexander. Miscellanies in Prose and Verse. Printed By R. Chapman, For Alexander Molleson. 1806. First Edition.
[iii]-viii, [2], 221pp, [1]. Without half-title. Handsomely bound in recent antique-style marbled calf, gilt, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, by Philip Dusel. Some marginal chipping and staining at front and rear.
Price
£ 250.00
MONS, J. B. Van. Quelques particularites concernant les brouillards de differente nature. Presente a l'academie en Avril 1827. [s.n.]. 1827. First offprint edition.
[3], 372-407pp, [1]. Original publisher's plain blue paper wraps. Title in manuscript to upper wrap, spots of soiling in places, ink-stamps of the Royal Meteorological Society to upper wrap and title-page. Light foxing throughout, final three leaves detached from text-block.
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£ 75.00
MONTAGUE, Edward. The Citizen; A Hudibrastic Poem. In five cantos. To which is added Nelson's Ghost, a poem. In two parts. Printed by W. Lewis for J.F. Hughes...and sold by C. Chapple. 1806. First Edition.
xii, 150, [2], 15pp, [1]. With half-title and two fine hand-coloured caricature engravings ('Sir Peter' and 'My Lady'). Uncut and partially unopened in original publishers blue paper boards, paper lettering-piece. A fine copy but for very slight rubbing to extremities. Ink inscription of 'John Goodford, 1806, Yeovil' to FEP.
Price
£ 750.00
MONTANUS, Paulus. Pauli montani...tractatus novus, de jure tutelarum, et curationum, In quo Universa Tutelaris materia, cum ampliationibus (ut dicitur) limitationibus, quaestionibusq; huic cognatis, nove & plene tam Theorice quam Practice declaratur, & enucleatur.... Apud Henricum de Swaef. 1656.
[22], 585pp, [81]. Title in red and black. Contemporary limp vellum, title in manuscript to spine, vellum ties. Extremities marked and discoloured, some loss to ties. Pastedowns sprung, ink annotation to verso of FFEP, marginal loss to G1 (index), else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 200.00