Recent Acquisitions

DODDRIDGE, P[hilip]. Sermons to young persons... Printed for W. Baynes. 1816. New edition.
viii, [1], 10-207pp, [9]. With two final publisher's advertisement leaves. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Very slight rubbing and marking to extremities. Marbled endpapers, inked ownership inscription of ElizabethAnne Gates to verso of FFEP, lightly browned.
Price
£ 125.00
GLOVER, Richard. The poetical works...With the life of the author. Printed by J. Wright...For C. Cooke, [s.d., c.1800].
xxxvi, [1], 38-271pp, [5]. With an engraved portrait frontispiece, and additional engraved title page, and four engraved plates. Contemporary gilt-tooled tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Very slight rubbing to extremities, some scoring to lower board. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, foxed.
Price
£ 75.00
WORDSWORTH, William. Pastoral poems. Sampson Low, Son, & Marston. 1859.
55pp, [1]. With numerous engraved illustrations in the text. [Bound after:] WEIR, Harrison. The poetry of nature. London. Sampson Low, Son, & Marston, 1868. First edition. 71pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and numerous engraved illustrations in the text. 8vo. Contemporary gilt-tooled red calf, contrasting green morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. A trifle rubbed and sunned. Marbled endpapers, contemporary armorial bookplate of R. Lawrence Thornton to FEP, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to verso of FFEP, inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf, occasional spotting.
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£ 100.00
[CHRISTMAS]. Christmas Tyde. William Pickering. 1849. First edition.
xviii, 205, [3], 4pp. With a half-title and two final leaves of publisher's advertisements. Handsomely bound by Riviere & Son for Henry Southeran in contemporary gilt-tooled green morocco, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces, T.E.G. Very slightly rubbed, spine sunned. Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, neat repair to head of first leaf of text.
Price
£ 125.00
ARIOSTO, Ludovico. L'orlando furioso. Presso Sebastiano Nistri, 1815-16.
Six volumes bound as three. xx, 362; [2], 343, [1]; [2], 338; 321, [1]; [2], 234; 307pp, [1]. With an engraved portrait frontispiece to Vol. I. Contemporary vellum, contrasting brown morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities discoloured and a trifle rubbed. Contemporary inked ownership inscriptions to all FEPs, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP of Vol. I, lightly spotted.
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£ 150.00
SOUTHEY, Robert. Roderick, the last of the goths. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. 1818. Fifth edition.
In two volumes. ix, [3], 297, [1]; [4], 292pp, [2]. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, contrasting red and green morocco lettering-pieces, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, contemporary armorial bookplates of the Barons Vaux of Harrowden to both FEPs, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to recto of FFEP of Vol. I, near inked ownership inscriptions to both front blank fly-leaves.
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£ 75.00
SOUTHEY, Robert. The life of nelson. Bickers and Son. 1893.
xiv, 351pp, [1]. With a half-title and and engraved frontispiece. Contemporary gilt-stamped navy calf, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed, spine a trifle sunned. Marbled endpapers, later newspaper clipping pasted to front blank fly-leaf, occasional spotting.
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£ 75.00
BURNS, Robert. The poetical works. William Smith. 1839.
xxix, [1], 393pp, [1]. With a half-title and an engraved frontispiece. Contemporary gilt-tooled brown calf, A.E.G. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Contemporary inked ownership inscription to recto of FFEP, light offsetting to title page.
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£ 100.00
JOHNSON, Samuel. The lives of the english poets. Printed by J. F. Dove. 1826.
In two volumes. 412; 424pp, [4]. With an engraved frontispiece, and an additional engraved title page to each volume.Contemporary gilt-tooled green calf, contrasting brown morocco lettering-pieces, marbled edges. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Marbled endpapers, contemporary inked gift inscription to front blank fly-leaf of Vol. I, spotting to frontispieces.
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£ 125.00
MACKENZIE, Henry. The works of henry mackenzie, Esq. With a sketch of the author's life. Printed for T. Cadell et al.. 1822.
viii, 544pp. With a half-title, an engraved frontispiece, and an additional engraved title page. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, contrasting green calf lettering-piece, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed and marked. Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, contemporary inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf, very occasional spotting.
Price
£ 100.00
CAMOES, [Luis de]. The Lusiad; or the discovery of india: An Epic Poem... Published by W. Suttaby: B. Crosby & Co. and Scatcherd and Letterman. 1809.
xcviii, 277pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece and an engraved title page. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, marbled edges. Slight rubbing to extremities. Marbled endpapers, contemporary inked ownership inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf, frontispiece and title page foxed.
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£ 75.00
REEVE, Clara. WALPOLE, Horace. The old english baron: a gothic story...And the Castle of Otranto...With a biographical preface. Printed for C. and J. Rivington et al.. 1826.
xvi, 153, [1], 116pp. With an additional engraved title page. Attractively bound in contemporary green calf, tooled in gilt and blind, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Marbled endpapers, occasional light spotting.
Price
£ 100.00
CAMPBELL, Thomas. The poetical works of thomas campbell. Henry Colburn. 1828.
In two volumes. [4], 238; [3], vi-viii, 237pp, [1]. Without half-titles. With an engraved portrait frontispiece to Vol. I. Contemporary calf, tooled in gilt and blind, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces, marbled edges. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Marbled endpapers, Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP of Vol. I, frontispiece foxed, inked ownership initials and offsetting to Vol. I title page, occasional light spotting.
Price
£ 100.00
BOWDLER, Miss [Jane]. Poems and essays. Printed for William Baynes and Son. 1824.
x, [2], 176pp. With an engraved frontispiece and an additional engraved title page. Contemporary calf, tooled in gilt and blind, marbled edges. Slightly rubbed, spine sunned. Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, lightly spotted.
Price
£ 100.00
COWPER, William. Poems...With a memoir of the author by the rev. henry stebbing a.m.. Printed for Scott, Webster, and Geary, [s.d., c.1840].
416pp. With an engraved frontispiece and an additional engraved title page. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, A.E.G. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Contemporary inked ownership inscription of Ellen Stockdale to recto of front blank fly-leaf, light spotting to frontispiece and engraved title page.
Price
£ 75.00
ROGERS, Samuel. Poems. Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1820. New edition.
[8], 251pp, [1]. With a half-title, numerous engraved illustrations in the text. Attractively bound in contemporary gilt-tooled straight-grain burgundy morocco, A.E.G. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, contemporary inked ownership inscription to half-title, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 125.00
GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The Poetical Works of oliver goldsmith, m. b. With an account of the life and writings of the author. Published by Suttaby, Fox, and Suttaby. 1826.
xii, [1], 14-72pp. With an engraved frontispiece. Attractively bound in contemporary brick-red calf, tooled in gilt and blind, contrasting black calf lettering-piece, marbled edges. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Marbled endpapers, contemporary gift inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf, light offsetting to title page.
Price
£ 100.00
GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The poems of oliver goldsmith. Printed for John Sharpe. 1822.
154pp. With an engraved title page and five engraved plates. Handsomely bound in contemporary calf, tooled in gilt and blind, contrasting black calf lettering-piece, marbled edges. Very slight rubbing to extremities. Marbled endpapers, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, near contemporary inked gift inscription to recto of front blank fly-leaf, occasional light spotting.
Price
£ 100.00
[JENNINGS' LANDSCAPE ANNUAL]. ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in switzerland and italy. Robert Jennings. 1830. First edition.
[8], 278pp, [2]. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 24 engraved plates. [Together with:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in italy. London. Published for the proprietors, by Robert Jennings and William Chaplin, 1831. First edition. vi, [2], 271pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 24 engraved plates. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in italy. London. Jennings and Chaplin, 1832. First edition. [4], ii, [2], 286pp, [10]. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 24 engraved plates. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in italy. London. Jennings and Chaplin, [1832]. First edition. [4], 271pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 24 engraved plates. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in france. London. Jennings and Chaplin, [1834]. First edition. iv, [2], 280pp. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 24 engraved plates. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in spain. Granada. London. Robert Jennings and Co., 1835. First edition. xv, [1], 288pp. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, 19 engraved plates, and 10 engraved illustrations in the text. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in spain. Andalusia. London. Robert Jennings and Co., 1836. First edition. xii, 280pp, [4]. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, 19 engraved plates, and 10 engraved illustrations in the text. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in spain...Biscay and the castiles. London. Robert Jennings and Co., 1837. First edition. vi, [2], 294pp, [2]. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 19 engraved plates. [And:] ROSCOE, Thomas. The tourist in spain and morocco. London. Robert Jennings and Co., 1838. First edition. x, [2], 292pp. With an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 19 engraved plates. [And:] HARRISON, W. H. The tourist in portugal. London. Robert Jennings and Co., 1839. First edition. xi, [1], 290pp, [2]. With a half-title, an engraved frontispiece, an additional engraved title page, and 16 engraved plates. 8vo. Original publisher's green morocco, stamped in gilt and blind, A.E.G. Extremities lightly rubbed. Upper board of Vol. VIII held by single cord only, occasional spotting/light offsetting, overall internally clean and crisp.
Price
£ 1,250.00
EDGEWORTH, Maria. Popular tales. Printed for R. Hunter. 1817. Sixth edition.
In three volumes. [4], 330, [2]; [2], 330; [2], 343pp, [1]. With a final leaf of advertisements to Vol. I. Contemporary black half-calf, marbled boards, gilt. Extremities rubbed, corners bumped. Marbled endpapers, bookplates of Coker Court to FEPs, some loss to text of leaves I10-K1 of Vol. III - with partial loss of sense, very occasional chipping to margins, lightly foxed.
Price
£ 100.00