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THOUAR, Pietro. La sposa e la madre. Scelta di Prose e Poesie di scrittori antichi e moderni intorno al matrimonio lettura per le donzelle e donativo di nozze. Felice le Monnier. 1846. Second edition.
viii, 482pp, [1]. With half-title. Unopened in original publisher's printed paper wrappers, publisher's blind-stamp to upper cover. Slightest of rubbing and creasing, a trifle marked. Internally immaculate, a near fine copy.
Price
£ 150.00
TIGHE, Mrs Henry. Psyche, with other poems. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. 1811. Third edition.
xv, [1], 314pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Extremities rubbed. Internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 125.00
TILLOTSON, John. A sermon Preached before the king and queen white-hall, The 17th of october, Being the Day appointed for a Publick Thanksgiving to Almighty God, For the Signal Victory at sea: For the Preservation of His Majesty's Sacred Person, And for His safe Return to His People. By John, Archbishop of Canterbury. Published by Their Majesties Special Command. Printed for Brabazon Aylmer. 1692. First edition.
[4], 36pp. With half-title. Recent green paper boards. Marginal dust-soiling and foxing throughout.
Price
£ 150.00
TOUCHATOUT [BIENVENU, Leon-Charles]. Histoire de France tintamarresque depuis les temps les plus recules jusqu'a nos jours. A la Librairie Illustree. c.1900.
viii, 453pp, [1]. With a half-title, a hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, six hand-coloured engraved plates, and numerous illustrations in the text. Contemporary half-morocco, marbled boards, gilt, original publisher's illustrated paper wraps bound-in. Minor wear to extremities. Marbled endpapers, bottom margin of title and first leaf of preface shaved, sporadic foxing throughout.
Price
£ 50.00
TOWNSEND, George. Poems; by George Townsend, of Trinity College, Cambridge. Printed by A.J. Valpy...for Deighton, Cambridge; Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme. 1810. First Edition.
xxv, [3], 148pp, [2]. Later red buckram, gilt. Slightly trimmed to fore-edge, shaving a single character to the final leaf (additional subscribers) only. Closed tear to F1, without loss.
Price
£ 100.00
TOWNSHEND, Thomas. Poems. Printed by T. Bensley, for E. and S. Harding. 1796. First edition.
vii, [1], 112pp. With an engraved plate, and numerous engraved head- and tail-pieces. Handsomely bound in contemporary red morocco, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, gilt, A.E.G. Rubbed, some wear to lower board, lightly marked. Marbled endpapers, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 200.00
TRIMMER, Mrs. [Sarah]. Fabulous histories by Mrs. Trimmer: or, the history of the robins. Designed for the instruction of young children, respecting their treatment of animals. Printed for N. Hailes. 1834. Fourteenth edition.
viii, 240pp, [4]. With two terminal leaves of publisher's advertisements. With 16 woodcut vignettes by Thomas Bewick. Contemporary green morocco backed marbled boards, lettered in gilt. Rubbed, corners bumped. Numerous ink ownership inscriptions of the 'Miller' family dating from the 1840's, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 50.00
TRIMMER, Mrs. [Sarah]. Fabulous Histories; or, the history of the robins. Designed for the instruction of children, respecting their treatment of animals. Published by Thomas Allman. 1844.
vi, 215pp, [1]. With a frontispiece and 11 engraved plates. Original publisher's blind-stamped red cloth, spine richly gilt. Spine a trifle rubbed, spots of marking, corners bumped. Several gatherings protruding from text block, ink ownership inscription of 'L. A. Woodhouse' to head of title, recent bookplate to FEP of bibliophile and historian Eric S. Quayle (1921-2001).
Price
£ 50.00
TUCKER, Josiah. Four tracts on political and commercial subjects. Printed by R. Raikes. And Sold by J. Rivington. 1774. Second edition.
xv, [2], 18-224pp. With half-title. Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, recently rebacked to style, lettered in gilt. Rubbed to joints. Internally clean and crisp, a near fine copy.
Price
£ 175.00
TURNER, Dawson. A synopsis of the british fuci. Sold by J. White...and T. Longman and O. Rees. Printed by F. Bush, Yarmouth. 1802. First edition.
In two volumes. xlvi, 189, [1]; [3], 194-400pp. Contemporary red half-morocco, marbled boards, gilt. A trifle rubbed, spines darkened. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplates of 'Rev. I. G. Spurgeon' to FEPs, short marginal tear to p.391-392, lightly browned. Presentation copy, inscribed to head of both titles; 'I. G. Spurgeon from / the author'.
Price
£ 500.00
TURNER, Dawson. Muscologiae hibernicae spicilegium. J. Black. Sumptibus Auctoris. 1804. First edition.
[4], xi, [1], 200pp, xiv, With 16 hand-coloured engraved plates. Contemporary red half-morocco, marbled boards, gilt. A trifle rubbed, boards a little darkened, neat repair to head of spine. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplates of 'Rev. I. G. Spurgeon' to FEP. Presentation copy, inscribed 'A present from the author to I.G. Spurgeon' to head of blank fly-leaf.
Price
£ 1,000.00
TURNER, John. Two Discourses Introductory to a Disquisition Demonstrating the Unlawfulness of the Marriage of Cousin Germans; From Law, Reason, Scripture, and Antiquity. Printed by H.H. for Walter Kettilby. 1682. First Edition.
[4], 63pp, [1]. [Bound with:] A Letter of Resolution to a Friend, Concerning the Marriage of Cousin Germans. London. Printed by H.H. for Walter Kettilby, 1682. [16], 29pp, [1]. With blank A1 but without final leaf of advertisements, C8. Two works bound in one, recent blue paper boards. Occasional marginal loss and slight shaving to fore-edge notes of first work. Ink inscriptions of Tho. Twisleton to each title, further inscriptions of John and Wm. Chapman to first title.
Price
£ 225.00
TURRETIN, Jean Alphonse. Johannis Alphonsi Turretini, Theologi Genevensis Celeberrimi, Commentarius Theoretico-Practicus in Epistolas Divi Pauli Ad Thessalonicenses. Apud Johannem Brandmullerum. 1739. First Edition.
[8], 560pp. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Slightest of rubbing to extremities, else a fine copy. E2-3 remargined, with printed and manuscript side notes affixed, presumably by the publisher correcting printing errors. Walter Bowman's copy, with his ink inscription to blank-fly. Later bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP. Single manuscript note to blank-fly at end.
Price
£ 150.00
TWISS, Travers. The oregon question examined, in respect to facts and the law of nations. Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans. 1846. First edition.
ix, [3], 391, [3], 32pp advertisements. With two folding maps, one hand-coloured in outline, and a terminal errata leaf. Original publisher's blind-decorated green cloth, titled in gilt. Slightest of rubbing to extremities, small chip to fore-edge of lower board, else a fine copy. Occasional spotting/marking, else clean and crisp. From library of John Scott, 3rd Earl of Eldon with his armorial bookplate to verso of FFEP and a fragment of paper with his name and address ('Hamilton Place') tipped in following FFEP.
Price
£ 750.00
TYNDALL, J.. On the atmosphere as a vehicle of sound. [From the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society London, 1874]. [s.n.]. [1874]. First offprint edition.
183-244pp. With three engraved plates. Original publisher's plain green paper wraps. Title in manuscript to upper wrap, slight dust-soiling and some creasing to extremities. Occasional creasing to leaves.
Price
£ 75.00