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[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
£ 150.00
[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
[ASIA], [TURKISH HISTORY], VÁMBÉRY, Hermann. Die Primitive Cultur Des Turko-Tatarischen Volkes Auf Grund Sprachlicher Forschungen. F. A. Brockhaus. 1879. First Edition.
[7], viii, [3], 276pp. Recased in modern boards with original wraps pasted on, rough-cut leaves. Slight wear to edges, corners bumped, some foxing. Title and half title separating, foxing throughout.
Price
£ 200.00
[ASTHMA]. Dr. N. Tucker's Asthma Specific. J. Lovejoy & Son. c.1900. First edition.
[2], 45pp, [1]. With a photographic portrait frontispiece depicting Nathan Tucker, M.D.. Original publisher's printed tan paper wraps. Minor wear and the odd spot of soiling to extremities. Occasional creasing to leaves, sporadic light foxing. Included is a typed letter on A. Q. Tucker & Co. Ltd. stationary addressed to a Mr. John Blakeley of Carlisle, explaining the terms of a free trial of the medicine.
Price
£ 100.00
[AUCKLAND, William Eden]. Some remarks on the apparent circumstances of the war in the fourth week of October 1795. Printed for J. Walter. 1795. First edition.
68pp. Recent marbled papers boards, red morocco lettering piece to upper board. Very minor wear to extremities. Contemporary ink annotation and inscription of 'Ralph Creyke' to title, small hole to bottom margin of C3, just clipping text but with no loss of sense.
Price
£ 75.00
[AUCKLAND, William Eden]. Some remarks on the apparent circumstances of the war in the fourth week of october 1795. Printed for J. Walter. 1795. Second edition.
68pp. Presentation copy, inscription to head of title-page (partially shaved); 'From the author, Lord Auckland', and signed again beneath. [Bound after:] LAUDERDALE, [James Maitland], Earl of. Letters to the peers of Scotland. London. Printed for G. G. and J. Robinson, 1794. First edition. [2], 318pp, [2]. Without half-title, with terminal errata leaf. [Bound before:] The substance of a speech made by lord auckland, on monday the second day of may, 1796, on the occasion of a motion made by the marquis of lansdown. London. Printed for J. Walker, 1796. First edition. [3], 6-41pp, [1]. Without half-title. 8vo. Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Extremities rubbed, loss to lettering-piece, splitting to joints. Armorial bookplate to FEP of Sir Velters Cornewall Bart., occasional light spotting, overall internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 250.00
[AUCTION CATALOGUE]. A catalogue of a valuable Collection of Prints, Recently Imported from the Continent, consisting of rare british portraits, and historical subjects...which will be sold by auction, by Mr. c. dubois. [s.n.]. [1823].
11pp, [1]. Disbound. Title-page a trifle toned, small hole to text of p.5-6 - without loss of sense, light spotting/creasing.
Price
£ 100.00