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[ANON.]. An Epistle to a Lady. Printed and Published by William Horseman. [1808]. First Edition.
ix, [3], 40pp. With half title printed to recto and title to verso of first leaf. With a folding hand-coloured frontispiece caricature plate depicting Canning wielding a javelin over the Duke of York, half-man and half skeleton, in the arms of his mistress. Disbound. Soiling to half-title and final leaf, which also has a little tearing.
Price
£ 225.00
[ANON.]. An Imitation of the Eighth Satire of Juvenal, Addressed to the Rising Nobility and Gentry of the United Kingdoms. Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1804. First Edition.
[4], 94, *95-*96, 95-168pp. With half-title. Recent antique-style calf backed marbled boards, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Title trimmed at fore-edge. Ink stamp of the Mercantile Library, Philadelphia, to title and occasionally to text. Very occasional inked corrections or additions to text.
Price
£ 150.00
[ANON.]. Peter and Aesop, A St. Gile's Eclogue. Printed for Murray and Highley...by Davis, Wilks, and Taylor. 1800. First Edition.
vii, [1], 38pp. With half-title. Disbound.
Price
£ 250.00
[ANON.]. The Christian Pastor: A Poem. In Three Books. Published By J. Burditt. 1809. First Edition.
146pp. Contemporary polished calf, with elaborate gilt-key roll border, neatly rebacked to style, with contrasting morocco lettering-piece. Slight rubbing to extremities, a little browning/chipping to endpapers and fly-leaves.
Price
£ 200.00
[ANON.]. The Curate, An Elegiac Poem, By **** *******. Printed for T. Becket. 1802. First Edition.
iv, 16pp. Disbound, lower edge uncut. Soiling to title and final leaf, paper adhesion to former.
Price
£ 150.00
[ANON.]. The Delusions of Hope, A Poem.. Printed by R. Taylor and Co...Sold by T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1806. First Edition.
[2], 53pp, [1]. Contemporary calf, gilt. Rubbed to extremities, chipping to spine and cracking to joints. Presentation copy, inscribed 'To Lady Miller with the author's respectful good wishes' to head of blank fly, bookplate of Admiral Thomas Cochrane to FEP.
Price
£ 150.00
[ANON.]. The Pagan Mythology of Ancient Greece and Rome, Versified. Accompanied with Philosophical Elucidations of the probable latent Meaning of the some of the Fables of the Ancients, on a theory entirely new. Illustrated with Impressions from Engravings on Wood by J. Berryman. Printed for the Author: and sold by J. M. Richardson.... 1809. First Edition.
vii, [1], 148pp. With woodcut frontispiece and 21 woodcut plates. Recent paper boards. Ink inscription to blank-fly
Price
£ 125.00
[ANON.]. "TEKELI". Poems on Various Subjects. By Tekeli. In Three Parts. Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1809. First Edition.
[2], v-xxvii, [2], 139pp, [1]. Lacking half-title. Recent boards.
Price
£ 175.00
[ANSTEY, Christopher]. The new bath guide: or, memoirs of the b-n-r-d family. In a series of poetical epistles. Printed by C. Whittingham. 1800. New edition.
viii, 155pp, [5]. With five engraved plates. Contemporary speckled calf. A trifle rubbed. Internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 75.00
[ANTHROPOLOGY]. List of the members of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland. Correct to March 1872. [s.n.]. 1872. First edition.
24pp. Original publisher's printed paper wraps. Extremities lightly dust-soiled and foxed. Internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 100.00
[ANTI-CATHOLIC TRACTS]. Popery Not Founded on scripture: or, The Texts with Papists cite out of the Bible, for the Proof of the Points of Their Religion, Examin'd, And shew'd to be alleged without Ground. Printed for Richard Chiswell, 1688 [i.e. 1689].
Two volumes bound as one. [6], 5-456, 453-879pp, [57]. With half-title. Without title-page for volume II. Recent black cloth, lettered in gilt. Very minor wear to extremities. Recent endpapers, presentation bookplate to FEP; 'This Volume forms part of the Tottenham Library, which was purchased by general subscription, as a testimonial to the memory of the late Revd. Edward Tottenham, B.D., to be held in perpetual trust for the public benefit of the City of Bath. December, 1853', recent book-label and ink shelf-marks of the 'Bath Reference Library' to FFEP, ink ownership inscription; 'Edwd. Tottenham 1832 / London' to head of title-page with earlier deleted ownership inscription beneath, book-label of booksellers Bonsall to verso, marginal loss to lower corner of I2, very small hole to T1 - just clipping running-title, hole to text at head of Y3 with slight loss of sense, marginal hole to Ff2, short marginal tears to Kk4 and Rrrr4, very small holes to Aaaa2 and 5T4 - just clipping text in each instance, lightly browned and dust-soiled throughout, occasional manuscript annotations and underlining, some spotting and creasing.
Price
£ 150.00
[ANTI-CATHOLIC TRACT]. A Short and Sure method Propos'd for the extirpation of popery, In the space of a few Years. By a Person of Quality. Printed by H. M. for John Brotherton. 1716. First edition.
xxviii, 16pp. Recent red cloth, lettered in gilt. Very minor wear to extremities. Recent endpapers, slightly browned, overall internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 75.00
[ARMY LIST]. A list of the officers of the army and of the corps of royal marines, on full, retired, and half-pay...Corrected throughout to the 31st March 1854. 1854-55. Printed By George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode. 1854. First edition.
[4], 643pp, [1]. Original publisher's red blind-stamped cloth, lettered in gilt. A trifle rubbed, lightly marked, spine sunned, corners bumped. Internally clean and crisp, recent armorial bookplate to FEP of Ceftilla.
Price
£ 250.00
[ARNE, Thomas]. The airs in the jovial crew or merry beggars for the violin, German flute, or guittar [sic]. As performed at the theatre in Covent Garden. Printed for Thompson & Son. c.1760.
[4], 20pp. Engraved throughout. Recent green cloth backed plain paper board, lettered in black. Extremities a trifle sunned. Lightly dust-soiled, slight damp-staining to bottom margins.
Price
£ 350.00
[ARTHUR RACKHAM]. MOORE, Clement C.. The night before christmas. George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. [1932]. Second edition.
35pp, [3]. With four colour plates illustrated by Arthur Rackham and numerous line illustrations. Title in red and black. Original publisher's red cloth boards, lettered in black. Light rubbing to extremities, a trifle sunned. Decorated endpapers, very light foxing throughout.
Price
£ 200.00