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MONTEIL, Amans-Alexis. Traite de materiaux manuscrits de divers genres d'histoire. Imprimerie de E. Duverger. 1836. New edition.
In two volumes. [4], xxii, 364, [2]; [4], 392pp, [2]. With half-titles, and three engraved plates. Uncut in original publisher's plain blue paper wrappers, printed paper lettering-pieces. Very slight rubbing to extremities, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 175.00
MONTESQUIEU, Charles-Louis De Secondat. Oeuvres de Montesquieu. Chez Plassan, Regent-Bernard, et Gregoire, de l'imprimerie de Plassan. 1796.
Five volumes. [12], lxxx, 406, [2]; [4], 468, xiv, [2]; [4], 466, iv, [2]; [4], 487, iv; [4], 471, [1], iv. Each volume with half-title, terminal blank to Vols I-III. With frontispiece portrait of the author to Vol I, two maps and 22 engraved plates. A beautifully well margined set, uncut, in handsome contemporary red morocco-backed red paper boards, gilt, with double contrasting green morocco lettering-pieces. A trifle rubbed to extremities, some fading to boards, the occasional tear to boards, else a fine set. Spotting to endpapers. With the etched armorial bookplates of the Portals of Laverstoke to each FEP.
Price
£ 2,000.00
MOORE, George. Reminiscences of the Impressionist Painters. The Tower Press Booklets, Number Three. Maunsel & Co.. 1906. First edition.
[14], 9-28pp. Original publisher's green illustrated wraps, housed in custom gate-fold green cloth cover inside of brown morocco backed slipcase, gilt. Rubbing to spine. Armorial bookplate of George Barr McCutcheon to recto of FFEP. Wraps detached from text block with slight chipping and soiling. Ink underlining to one sentence of p.17 with marginal tear to top of same.
Price
£ 200.00
MOORE, Thomas. Epistles, Odes, and Other Poems. Printed for James Carpenter. 1806. First Edition.
xi, [5], 341pp, [7]. With half-title, engraved frontispiece (by Landseer), terminal errata leaf and two terminal advertisement leaves. Uncut and partially unopened in original publisher's pink paper boards. Rebacked in plain paper, upper hinge splitting.
Price
£ 125.00
MOORE, Thomas. Odes of anacreon, translated into English verse with notes. Printed by Robert Napper. 1803. First Irish edition.
ix, [2], 12-214pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Attractively bound in contemporary tree-calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Slight rubbing to joints. Nineteenth century ink inscription to FEP, offsetting to title, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 125.00
MOORE, [Edward]. The gamester. A tragedy... Printed for T. Davies, W. Nicoll, S. Bladon, and J. Bew. 1784.
69pp, [3]. With an engraved frontispiece and a terminal advertisement leaf. Uncut, stitched, as issued, in original publisher's plain paper wrappers. Some shaving, loss, and chipping to wrappers and leaf margins.
Price
£ 75.00
MORE, Hannah. Letters to young ladies. Leavitt & Co.. 1850.
[5], 8-125pp. Without half title. Original publisher's brown blind-stamped cloth. Rubbing to extremities. Bookseller's ticket of Marvin & Hitchcock to FEP, hinges splitting, foxed throughout, pen-trial to frontispiece with occasional further pen- and pencil-trials to margins.
Price
£ 50.00
MORRIS, D[avid]. A class-book of inorganic chemistry: with tables of chemical analysis, and directions for their use... George Philip and Son. 1870. First edition.
vii, [1], 157pp, [1]. With a 35pp terminal publisher's catalogue. Original publisher's green cloth, lettered in gilt. Slightest of rubbing and bumping to corners, a trifle marked. Ink ownership inscription to FFEP of 'Herman Schier / Windermere College / 6 November 1873', with further manuscript signatures to fore-edge, FEP, and head of title, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 75.00
MORRIS, Thos. L. The Daneid, An Epic Poem, in Four Books, Written on board his Majesty's ship La Desiree. Printed by E. Walker, Sold by the Widow of the Author. [1803?]. First Edition.
28pp. Disbound, some soiling and spotting.
Price
£ 250.00
MORRIS, William O'Connor. Letters on the land question of ireland. Longmans, Green, and Co.. 1870. First edition.
xvii, [1], 348pp. With half-title, and an engraved hand-coloured folding map bound as frontispiece. Original publisher's blind-stamped green buckram, recently rebacked and recornered to style with original spine laid-on. Wear to spine, light rubbing and marking to boards. Chipping to FFEP, short tape repair to verso of folding map.
Price
£ 50.00
MORTIMER, Thomas. The student's pocket dictionary; or, compendium of universal history, chronology, and biography. From the earliest Accounts to the present Time. With authorities. In two parts. Part I. containing a compendium of universal history. Part II. containing a compendium of biography. Printed for J. Johnson. 1777. First edition.
In two parts. [112pp]; [258pp]. With a half-title. Contemporary calf, paper lettering-piece with title in manuscript. Rubbed, partially repaired surface loss to lower board, some splitting to joints but boards holding, loss to head and foot of spine, lettering-piece chipped. Upper hinge cracked, near contemporary ink inscription to FEP of 'C. Bendal, 1779', light toning to leaf margins.
Price
£ 150.00
MOWLE, A[lfred] C[harles]. The new turkish. An Elementary Grammar, Vocabulary, and Phrase Book of the Turkish Language in the New Latin Characters. Printed at the Government Printing Office. 1930. First edition.
[2], 65pp, [1]. With half-title. Original publisher's cloth-backed printed paper boards. Slight rubbing and marking to extremities, ink ownership inscription to head of upper board. Ink ownership inscriptions and ink-stamps to FEP and RFEP, pencil notations to rear endpapers.
Price
£ 150.00
MOXON, Joseph. A tutor to astronomie and geographie. Or an Easie and speedy way to know the use of both the globes, Celestial and Terrestrial. In six books. The first teaching the Rudiments of Astronomie and Geographie. The Shewing of the Globe; the solution of 2. Astronomical & Geographical Prob. 3. Problemes in Navigation. 4. Astrological Problemes. 5. Gnomonical Problemes. 6. Trigonometrical Prolemes.... Printed by Joseph Moxon. 1670. Second edition, corrected and enlarged.
[8], 272pp, [8]. With an additional engraved title and wood-cut illustrations in the text. Contemporary calf. Heavily rubbed, some loss to spine, corners bumped. Hinges cracked, substantial loss to blank pastedowns, additional engraved title laid down with some marginal loss and red wax soiling, sporadic dust soiling throughout, occasional ink annotations and markings, occasional damp-staining, particularly to top half of leaves of gatherings L-O and bottom half of gathering Oo.
Price
£ 750.00
MULDER, Claas. Over eenen zoogenaamden zwavelregen in Mei 1826 in Vriesland Gevallen. Lodewijk van Es. 1827. First edition.
[2], 38pp. Uncut in original publisher's plain green paper wraps. Author and publication date in manuscript to upper wrap, slight wear and soiling. Occasional spots of foxing, ink -stamps of the Royal Meteorological Society to upper wrap and title. Ink inscription to head of title (Presentation?)
Price
£ 75.00
MURRAY, Lindley. English grammar, adapted to the different classes of learners: with an appendix, containing rules and observations, for assisting the more advanced students to write with perspicuity and accuracy. Printed for T. Tegg and Son et al.. 1838.
328pp. Contemporary tree-calf, gilt. Slightest of rubbing to extremities, else a fine copy. Ink-spotting to first leaf of introduction, unravelling to cord place marker, else clean and crisp.
Price
£ 100.00