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[CATALOGUES]. GUILDHALL LIBRARY. Corporation of London art gallery. Descriptive catalogue of the loan collection of pictures. Prepared by A.G. Temple, F.S.A., Director of the Art Gallery of the Corporation of London. John James Baddeley, Esq, Chairman. [Printed by Blades, East and Blades]. 1894. First Edition.
126pp. Finely bound in contemporary red crushed morocco, gilt, with gilt armorial and titling to upper board. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G., others uncut. Slightly rubbed to extremities, joints, surfaces, small chip at head of spine.
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£ 150.00
[CATECHISM]. A Protestant Catechism: Shewing the principal errors of the Church of Rome. In four parts. I. Of the Rule of Faith....II. Of the Pope's Supremacy, and the Treatment of Hereticks. III. Of Errors in the Worship of God. IV. Of the Sacraments and other Points of Doctrine and Practice. Printed by G. Perrin...Printer to the Society. [c.1784]. Seventh Edition.
24pp. Sewn into early wrappers. Marking to wrappers, with some marginal staining to text. Contemporary ink inscription of Letitia Vance to verso of upper wrap.
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£ 75.00
[CATHOLIC CHURCH]. Breviarium parisiense...Pars hyemalis. Sumptibus suis ediderunt Bibliopolae Usuum Parisiensium. 1767.
9, [23], 484, cciii, [5], xvi, 12pp. Contemporary gilt-tooled red morocco, A.E.G. Extremities a trifle rubbed and marked. Hinges exposed, slight wear to endpapers, ink ownership inscription to FEP, light water-staining to first gathering - primarily marginal, occasional spotting.
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£ 125.00
[CATHOLICISM IN LANCASTER]. The Catholic Chapels, and Chaplains, with the number of their respective Congregations. In the county of Lancaster, as taken at the end of 1819. Printed by Taylor and Willmer. [1819]. First edition.
7pp. Recent two tone paper boards, printed paper lettering-piece to upper board. Extremities a trifle browned, discolouration and surface marks to lettering piece. Foxing to blank endpapers.
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£ 125.00
[CHARLEMAGNE], [EUROPEAN EMPERORS], [BONNART, Nicholas]. Abree De L'Histoire Des Empereurs D'Occident Depuis Charlemagne Jusqu'a Francois Etienne De Lorraine A Present Regnant. Enrichais De Leurs Portraits et De Ceux Des Imperatrices .... Basset. [c.1750].
[19ff]. Engraved title and 18 engraved plates. Eighteenth-century, likely original marbled paper wraps. Worn, with some loss to spine, wear to extremities. Plates themselves with some light water-staining and marking, wear to margins.
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£ 250.00
[CHARLES II]. White-ladies: or his sacred majesties Most miraculous Preservation, After the battle at worcester, September 3. 1651. Faithfully imparted for the satisfaction of the Nation by Eye-witnesses. By Special Command. Printed for the Author. 1662. First octavo edition.
32pp, [1]. With a woodcut frontispiece, trimmed and window-mounted. Recent red morocco, lettered in gilt. A trifle sunned and rubbed, soiling to upper board. Many leaves expertly remounted at gutter, touching text of A2, without loss of sense. Occasional slight shaving to upper margin touching pagination numerals.
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£ 500.00
[CHARTER-HOUSE]. [Six volumes of school lists, each featuring Latin, Greek and English prize poetry]. [vs.]. [1818-31].
Six volumes; 1818-21 ([52]; 32; 32; 44pp). 1828 (41pp, 1), 1831 (35pp, [1]). The final two issues printed by Valpy of London, the others unsigned. Stitched, as issued, some with blue paper wrappers. Some loss, one volume without wrappers entirely. Some dog-earring, occasional marking.
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£ 650.00
[CHATTERTON, Thomas]. Poems, supposed to have been written at Bristol, by Thomas Rowley, and others, in the fifteenth century. Printed for B. Flower. 1794. Fifth edition.
xxix, [3], 329pp, [1]. With an additional engraved titlepage. Contemporary tree calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt, marbled endpapers. Extremities rubbed. Loss to FEP presumably caused by removal of bookplate, occasional spots of foxing.
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£ 300.00
[CHEAP, Eliza]. Instructive fables. Published by L. B. Seeley and Sons. 1834. First edition.
[4], 92pp. With half-title, an engraved frontispiece, and five engraved plates. Original publisher's maroon cloth, black paper lettering-piece to upper board, A.E.G. Marking to boards, spine sunned. Ink gift inscription to FEP; ' Mary Anne Harmond / 1835 / A gift from her cousin / Emily (?)', first two gatherings working loose of text-block, lightly foxed.
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£ 200.00
[CHOLERA DISSERTATION]. Dissertatio medica, inaugurales, de colica damnoniorum. Quam annuente summo numine, Ex Auctoritate Reverendi admondum Viri, D. Gulielmi Robertson, S.S.T.P. Academiae Edinburgenae Praefecti; nec non Amplissimi senatus academici consensu, Et nobilissimae facultatis medicae decreto; Pro Gradu Doctoratus, summisque in medicina honoribus et privilegiis rite et legitime consequendis; Eruditorum examini subjicit Jacobus Armitstead, Britannus, Reg. Med. Soc. Edinen. Soc. Cognitio causae morbum tollit. Ad diem 25. Junii, hora locoque solitis. Apud Balfour et Smellie, Academiae Typographos. 1781. First edition.
[2], 39pp. Recent marbled paper boards. Very minor wear to extremities. Leaves lightly toned.
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£ 50.00
[CHRISTIAN VERSES]. Christian verses for the children. Hamilton, Adams and Co.. [1862].
iv, 92pp, [2]. With a terminal publisher's advertisement leaf. Original publisher's maroon buckram, stamped in gilt and blind. A trifle rubbed, light ink-staining to boards spine sunned. Ink-spotting to front endpapers, ownership inscription to FFEP, lightly foxed.
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£ 50.00
[CHRISTIANITY]. Le miroir des ames, ou exposition des differens etats des ames par rapport a dieu, conformement a la realite ou aux idees allegoriques de la Foi... Chez Perisse Freres. 1827. Dixieme edition [i.e. tenth edition].
[4], 164pp. Contemporary calf, lettered and tooled in gilt. Extremities worn, with loss to spine. Occasional light spotting internally.
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£ 100.00
[CHURCH MISSIONARY SOCIETY]. Church Missionary Society Jubilee. No. IX. Conversation between a missionary and his little boy on the jubilee festival of the Church Missionary Society. Church Missionary House. 1848. First edition.
16pp. Stitched, as issued. Slight marking, else fine.
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£ 125.00
[CHURCH OF ENGLAND]. A form of prayer To be Used on Wednesday the Fifth day of June next ensuing, within the Cities of London and Westminster, and Ten miles distance of the same. And on Wednesday the Nineteenth of the same June through the rest of the whole Kingdom; Being the Fast-Day appointed by the King and Queen's Proclamation to Implore the Blessing of Almighty God upon Their Majesties Forces by Sea and Land, and Success in the War now Declared against the French King. By Their Majesties Special Command. Printed by Charles Bill, and Thomas Newcomb, Printers to the King and Queen's most Excellent Majesties. 1689. First edition.
[40]pp. [Bound with;] A form of prayer and Thanksgiving To Almighty God, To be Used throughout the Cities of London and Westminster, and elsewhere within the Weekly Bills of Mortality, on Sunday the 12th Day of this Instant November: And in all other Places throughout the Kingdom of England, Dominion of Wales, and Town of Berwick upon Tweed, on Sunday the 26th Day of this Instant November: For the Preservation of His Majesty from the great and manifold Dangers to which His Royal Person was exposed during His late Expedition: And for His safe Return to His People. By Their Majesties Special Command. London, Printed by Charles Bill, and the Executrix of Thomas Newcomb, deceas'd; Printers to the King and Queens most Excellent Majesties, 1693. [18]pp. Without terminal blank leaf. Recent tan paper boards. Very minor wear to extremities. Occasional shaving to top margins of first work, clipping running-title at times, ink numerals to final page of first work, the odd spot of light dust-soiling, light damp-staining to all leaves of second work.
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£ 125.00
[CHURCH OF ENGLAND]. Articles agreed upon by the Arch-Bishops and Bishops of both Provinces, and the whole Clergie. In the convocation holden at London, in the yeere 1562. For the avoiding of diuersities of opinions, and for the stablishing of Consent touching true religion. Re-printed by His Majesties Commandement: with his Royall Declaration prefixed therevnto. Printed by Robert Barker. 1633.
[4], 6pp, [22]. With an initial leaf, blank but for signature-mark 'A' within mortised ornament to recto. Disbound. Pen-trials to initial blank, verso of title, and margins throughout, numerous learned ink annotations to text noting variations between this and earlier editions of the Articles.
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£ 200.00