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[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
[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
[AUCTION CATALOGUE]. A catalogue of the plate, plated articles, wine, Carriage, Horses, Harness, &c. the effects Of the late Dr. Harington, for sale by auction, by I.&W. Fisher, On Wednesday the 29th Day of March, 1854, at the star hotel, oxford. . H. Hall, Printer, Journal Office. [1854].
8pp. Sewn, as issued. Horizontal crease, slightly marked and dog-earred to extremities. With several pencilled notes/prices added in a contemporary hand.
Price
£ 200.00
[AUCTION CATALOGUE]. Particulars and conditions of sale of A Desirable Freehold Estate, called ingo estate...Exclusive of the Inexhaustible seam of coals, and Valuable lime quarry...Which will be sold by auction By Mr. Christie...At his Great Room in Pall Mall, on Thursday the 25th of August, 1791, at one o'clock. [s.n.]. [1791]. First edition.
3pp, [1]. Single folded leaf. Very lightly browned and dust-soiled, slight creasing.
Price
£ 350.00
[BANKING]. Remarks of mr. webster, on the removal of the deposites and on the subject of a national bank... Printed by Gales & Seaton. 1834. First edition.
23pp, [1]. Stitched, as issued. A trifle browned and dust-soiled, chipping to edges of title-page, with recent ink shelf-mark to head, vertical crease to centre of all leaves.
Price
£ 125.00
[BARNARD, Alfred]. The maltings, great grimsby. [Excerpted from Noted Breweries of Great Britain & Ireland]. [s.n., Joseph Causton & Sons], [s.d., c.1890s].
40pp. With reproductions of 12 line drawings and a single photographic illustration. Finely bound in publisher's full calf, gilt, with elaborate titling design from the original work featuring on the upper board, above the lettering 'The Maltings, Great Grimsby'. A.E.G., marbled endpapers. Slightest of rubbing to extremities, else a crisp copy.
Price
£ 375.00
[BARNARD, R]. The Leisure Hour Improved; Or Moral Miscellanies, In Prose and Verse, Original and Selected. Printed and Sold by William Smith. 1809. First Edition.
192pp. With woodcut frontispiece, title vignette. Finely bound in contemporary half calf over marbled boards, gilt. A trifle rubbed, else a fine copy. Ink inscription of 'Elizabeth Lidgett, 1830' to blank-fly.
Price
£ 100.00
[BATH HARMONIC SOCIETY]. A selection of favourite catches, glees, &c. as sung at the Bath Harmonic Society, with the rules of the society, and a list of members. Printed By R. Cruttwell. 1799. Second edition.
17, [1], [v]-xii [i.e. xiv], 152pp. Contemporary half-calf, marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Heavily rubbed and soiled, some loss to spine, splitting to joints, with upper board working loose. Ink ownership inscription to recto of FFEP, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 200.00
[BECK, Thomas]. "TOUCH'EM, Timothy". The Age of Frivolity: A Poem, Addressed to the Fashionable, The Busy, and the Religious World. Printed for the author. and sold by Williams and Smith. 1806. First Edition.
v, [3], 99pp, [1]. With half-title. Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, vellum-tipped corners. Rubbed, with some loss to spine and cracking to upper joint. Ink inscriptions of 'Mary Rawlinson, 1809' to FFEP, and 'Edward Charteris' to head of title.
Price
£ 125.00
[BEDFORD CHARITY]. Observations on the Bedford Charity; In a Series of letters That were signed Justus. Now first published entire, and recommended to the serious Consideration of the Mayor, Corporation, Resident-Freemen, and Inhabitants of Bedford, And of all who are disposed to espouse a truly public-spirited Cause. [s.n.]. 1761. First edition.
[8], 36pp. Uncut. Stitched as issued. Occasional light spots of foxing, overall clean and crisp, a fine copy.
Price
£ 75.00
[BELLARMINO, Roberto Francesco Romolo, Saint]. Ouranography: or Heaven Opened. The substance of Cardinal Bellarmine's five books Concerning the Eternal Felicity of the Saints... Printed for W. Rogers...and B. Tooke. 1710. First edition in English.
[2], xix, [1], 276pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. A trifle rubbed, some wear to boards, slight loss to head and foot of spine, paper shelf-label to bottom compartment. Bookplate of 'Robert J. Hayhurst' to FEP, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 275.00
[BESONGNE, Nicholas]. The present state of France. Containing a general description of that kingdom... Printed for Gilbert Cownly. 1687.
[10], 516pp, [12]. Recent blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Very minor wear to extremities. Recent bookplate and ink shelf marks of the Bath Municipal Reference Library to front endpapers, with their occasional embossed stamps throughout, coloured pencil annotation and spots of soiling to title, else a crisp copy.
Price
£ 250.00
[BIBLE - English, Authorized Version]. The holy bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, translated out of The Original Tongues: And with the former translations Diligently Compared and Revised, By His Majesty's Special Command. Printed by T. Wright and W. Gill...And sold by S. Crowder...and by W. Jackson. 1772.
Title in red and black. Handsomely bound in contemporary gilt-tooled straight-grain red morocco, A.E.G. Extremities a trifle rubbed. Marbled endpapers, bookplate of Sir Henry Hope Edwardes to FEP, manuscript notes of births and deaths within the Edwardes family to front blank fly-leaves, very short marginal tear to title-page, occasional light spotting.
Price
£ 375.00