[JUVENILE]. Little Sophy, a true story, for little children. Printed by and for Henry Mozley. [c.1830]. Second edition, enlarged.
[5], 6-108pp. With half-title and an engraved frontispiece. Contemporary red half calf, marbled boards, gilt. Rubbed with some surface loss to spine and board edges. Ink inscription 'Emma Sutherland November 1830' to recto of FFEP, heavily foxed throughout.
Price
£ 75.00
[KEATS-SHELLEY MEMORIAL]. Bulletin of the keats-shelley memorial, rome. No. 1. . Macmillan and Co. Ltd.. 1910.
v, [1], 187pp, [1]. With a frontispiece, and four plates. [Together with:] Bulletin of the keats-shelley memorial, rome. No. 2. London. Macmillan and Co. Ltd., 1913. viii, 197pp, [1]. With a frontispiece, and six plates. Quarto. Uniformly bound by Root & Son of London in recent morocco-backed navy boards, lettered in gilt, original publisher's printed scarlet wrappers bound-in. Light rubbing to extremities, spines sunned. Bookplates of Maurice Buxton Forman to both FEPs, leaves a trifle toned. With three leaves of manuscript notes regarding the work of Keats loosely inserted, and two letters (dated 1933) received from Forman from the Memorial Association regarding the purchase of these volumes.
Price
£ 200.00
[KEBLE, John]. Ode for the encaenia at oxford, june 11, 1834, in honour of his grace arthur, duke of wellington, chancellor of the university. [s.n.]. 1834. First edition.
8pp. Folded, unopened, unstitched; a rare survival, entirely as issued. Some soiling, especially to title and final leaf.
Price
£ 325.00
[KEBLE, John]. The christian year: thoughts in verse for the sundays and holydays throughout the year. Printed by W. Baxter, For J. Parker; and C. and J. Rivington. 1827. First edition.
xii, 201, [1]; viii, 200pp, [2]. With half-titles to each volume and a terminal errata leaf to Vol II. Uncut in original publisher's paper boards (blue for Vol. I, brown for Vol II), expertly rebacked to style in contrasting paper. Some marking to boards, loss to extremities. With an entire A.L.S. from the author to 'The Revd. F. Kilvert, Claverton Lodge, Bath', loosely inserted, spotted, with water-staining and three lines clipped from verso (made good opposite in another hand, inscribed 'the autograph cut off was this'. All contained within a handsome, red morocco pull-off slipcase, slightly rubbed, with lot ticket affixed at foot. The Bradley Martin copy, with his bookplate, and further book labels of J.O. Edwards, to each FEP.
Price
£ 750.00
[KENDALL, Edward Augustus]. Keeper's travels in search of his master. Printed for J. Harris. 1815. New edition.
[4], 174pp, [2]. With a wood-engraved frontispiece, and a terminal publisher's advertisement leaf. Original publisher's red roan-backed marbled boards, gilt. Extremities rubbed. Near contemporary ownership inscription to FEP, without FFEP, foxed.
Price
£ 100.00
[KENNEDY, Grace]. Father clement; a roman catholic story. Published by William Oliphant. 1824. Second edition.
[3], 6-370pp. Without half-title. With an engraved frontispiece. Contemporary gilt-tooled straight-grain green morocco, A.E.G. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, ink gift inscription to verso of frontispiece, occasional light spotting.
Price
£ 200.00
[KILNER, Dorothy]. M.P. . The holiday present; containing anecdotes of mr. and mrs. jennet, and their little family; master george, master charles, master thomas, miss maria, miss charlotte, and miss harriet. Interspersed with instructive and amusing stories and observations. Printed for John Harris. 1828. First Harris edition.
iv, 68pp. With engraved frontispiece and one further engraved plate. Original printed stiff pink paper wrappers, red roan spine. Slightly rubbed, a little marked, else a crisp copy. Contemporary ink inscription to blank fly-leaf.
Price
£ 350.00
[KILNER, Mary Ann]. Jemima placid; or, the advantage of good-nature, Exemplified in a variety of Familiar Incidents. Printed & Sold by John Marshall. [1789]. Third edition.
[4], v-vii, [1], 9-91pp, [1]. With a woodcut frontispiece, and engraved title-page, and numerous woodcut illustrations in the text. Without two terminal advertisement leaves. Original publisher's (Dutch) marbled boards, later re-stitched. Without spine panel, boards worn, marked, and very nearly detached. Contemporary ownership inscription to FEP, very light damp-staining to title-page, occasional spotting, terminal leaf working-loose.
Price
£ 650.00
[KNIGHT, Ellis Cornelia]. Dinarbas; a Tale: Being a Continuation of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia.. T. Cadell,Jun, and W Davies.. 1800. Fourth Edition.
xii, 309pp [1]. Contemporary speckled calf, decorative spine, contrasting red morocco lettering piece, gilt. Slightly rubbed with a little surface loss and tiny ink spot to spine, very minor occasional foxing but a nice copy. Bottom corner torn away to margin of p.273.
Price
£ 75.00
[LAMB, Charles]. Elia. Essays which have appeared under that signature in the london magazine. Printed for Taylor and Hessey. 1823. First edition.
[6], 341pp, [1]. Contemporary calf, richly tooled in gilt and blind, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges, recently rebacked to style, preserving contemporary backstrip. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, book-label of James Blackman to FEP, internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 100.00
[LAMB, Charles]. Elia. First series. Edward Moxon. 1836. New edition.
[4], 340pp. Without half-title. [Uniformly bound with:] LAMB, Charles. Elia. Second series. London. Edward Moxon, 1836. New edition, xiii, [3], 295pp, [1]. With half-title. 8vo. Handsomely bound in later burgundy half-morocco, marbled boards, gilt. Slightest of rubbing to extremities. Bookplates of Robert J. Hayhurst to both FEPs, very small holes to margins of leaves E2-3 of Vol. I, very occasional marginal ink annotations, sporadic spotting.
Price
£ 200.00
[LANGHORNE, John]. The letters that passed between theodosius and constantia; after she had taken the veil. Printed for T. Becket and P. A. De Hondt. 1763. First edition.
xxv, [1], 165pp, [1]. Without half-title and terminal advertisement leaf. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Rubbed, joints split. Very light damp-staining to final gathering, else internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 150.00
[LEEDS CORRESPONDENT]. The leeds correspondent, a literary, mathematical, & philosophical Miscellany; consisting of original poetry and essays; curious anecdotes; themes; latin and french extracts for translation; Philosophical and Grammatical Queries; mathematical questions and answers, &c. &c. Communicated by Gentlemen of Scientific Attainments. Printed by and for James Nichols, 1815-1822. First edition.
In four volumes. x, 288; viii, 292; iv, 288; viii, 328pp. With four engraved folding plates of geometric diagrams to Vol. III. Handsomely bound in contemporary mottled calf, tooled in gilt and blind, contrasting red and black morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities rubbed. Very small hole to text of C4, Vol. IV - without loss of sense, paper repair to fore-edge of X3, Vol. IV, occasional light spotting.
Price
£ 350.00
[LEEDS MUSIC HALL]. Music-Hall, Albion-Street, Leeds. A subscription concert will take place On wednesday evening, January 5th, 1825, for the benefit of mrs. hopkinson, widow of the late Mr. john hopkinson, Music Master... J. Todd, Printer. 1825. First edition.
12pp. Later drab paper wrappers. A trifle spotted.
Price
£ 250.00
[LETTERS]. [DOUGLAS, Francis]. Familiar letters on a variety of important and interesting subjects, From Lady Harriet Morley, and others. Printed for W. Strahan. 1773. First edition.
[7], iv-viii, 16, 560pp, [i.e. 460pp]. With 16pp subscribers' list. Contemporary calf, gilt. A trifle rubbed, some discolouration to joints. Without lettering-piece, gilt faded. Preliminaries a little browned, else internally a fine copy.
Price
£ 250.00