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KORNER, Charles Theodore. CHORLEY, W.B.. The Lyre and the Sword of Charles Theodore Korner. With a life of the author, and extracts from his letters. Translated from the german by W.B. Chorley. London. Hamilton, Adams, and Company, 1834. 16mo in 8s. x, 248pp. With a portrait frontispiece of Korner. Slightly later dull silk covered boards, A.E.G. Some rubbing and fraying to spine, extremities, rear hinge starting. Frontispiece slightly marked and spotted. Presentation copy, inscribed 'To Hartley Coleridge with the Translators respectful regards' to blank fly at front; a single manuscript correction in the same hand is made to G8r. More > £ 375.00 Antiquates Ref. 17727
LA CAILLE, Nicolas Louis de. LALANDE, Jérôme Lefrancais de. Tables de logarithmes Pour les Sinus & Tangentes de toutes les minutes du Quart de Cercle, & pour tous les nombres naturels depuis 1 jusqu'à 10800. A Paris. Chez H. L. Guerin & L. F. Delatour, 1760. First edition. 12mo. [3], [217], [20]pp. Contemporary sprinkled calf, tooled in gilt and blind, morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed, joints split. Marbled endpapers, book-label of Erwin Tomash to FEP. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 23681
LAWRENCE, T. E. . The Mint. Notes made in the R.A.F. depot between august and december, 1922, and at cadet college in 1925 by T. E. Lawrence (352087 A/c Ross). Regrouped and copied in 1927 and 1928 at aircraft depot, karachi. New York. Doubleday & Company, 1955. Second American edition. 8vo. Limited edition, number 255 of 1,000 copies. 250pp, [2]. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt, housed in original cardboard slipcase. Lightly rubbed, slipcase marked and sunned. More > £ 65.00 Antiquates Ref. 23747
LAWRENCE, T. E.. Revolt in the desert. London. Jonathan Cape, 1927. First edition, fifth impression. Quarto. [2], 445pp, [1]. With a frontispiece, a further 15 plates, and a folding map. Partially unopened in original publisher's tan buckram, lettered in gilt, printed paper dustwrapper. Lightly rubbed and marked, dustwrapper price-clipped, browned, chipped, and marked, several closed tears, loss to head of spine panel. Foxed. More > £ 60.00 Antiquates Ref. 23748
LENGLET DU FRESNOY, [Pierre Nicolas]. An abridgment of ancient geography; divided into short lessons, in the form of question and answer. Intended as a sequel to The Geography for Children. London. Printed for J. Harris, 1816. First edition. 12mo. 144pp. With a half-title. Original publisher's red roan-backed marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed and marked, some surface loss to lower board. Without free-endpapers, occasional spotting. More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 22472
LE QUEUX, William. Of Royal Blood: a story of the secret service. London. Hutchinson & Co., [s.d.] 185pp, [1].

[Bound with:] LE QUEUX, William. A secret service: Being Strange Tales of a Nihilist. London. Ward Lock and Co. Limited, 1903. 128pp. With an illustrated frontispiece.

[And:] LE QUEUX, William. Secrets of Monte Carlo. London. George Newnes, [s.d.] 146pp. With a frontispiece and nine illustrations by Herbert Cole.

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LE QUEUX, William. The bond of black. London. T. Sealey Clark & Co., ... More >
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23678
LIDDELL, R. Scotland. Fifty Thousand Miles of Sun. London. Cassell and Company, Ltd., [1925]. First edition. 8vo. xviii, 283pp, [1]. With a photographic frontispiece and a further 14 photographic plates. Original publisher's tan cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt and red. Lightly rubbed. Armorial bookplate and inked inked ownership inscription of Henry Courtney Brocklehurst to endpapers. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 23783
[LILIAN]. Lilian's year, and the lessons it taught her. London. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, [1862]. First edition. 16mo. 133pp, [7]. With an engraved frontispiece, two engraved illustrations in the text, and two final leaves of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's orange cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. A trifle rubbed and marked. Contemporary inked gift inscription to FFEP. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 23409
LOUDON, Mrs. [Jane]. Mrs. loudon's first book of botany. Being a plain and brief introduction to that science, for Schools and Young Persons. London. Bell & Daldy, 1870. New edition. 8vo. viii, 280pp. With numerous engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary prize binding by Seton & Mackenzie, gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering piece, gilt supralibros of Edinburgh Collegiate School to upper board, marbled edges. Rubbed and marked, spine sunned. Prize plate, awarded to Alexander F. Tytler, to FEP, occasional spotting. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 22243
LOWE, George. Letters from Everest. London. Silverbear an imprint of Polarworld, [2013]. 8vo. Limited to 60 copies of which this copy is out of series. Signed by Jan Morris, Huw Lewis-Jones and Peter Hillary on a special limitation page. 174pp, [2]. With an original unpublished black and white photo of George Lowe and a small clipping from the sleeping bag Lowe used on the 1953 expedition. Numerous monochrome photographic illustrations in the text. Original publisher's black cloth, lettered ... More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 23438
LUNN, Arnold. A century of mountaineering 1857-1957. London. George Allen & Unwin Ltd., [1957]. First edition. Quarto. 263pp, [1]. With numerous photographic illustrations. Original publisher's brown cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Light shelf-wear, dustwrapper a trifle rubbed and marked. Bookplate of George Lowe to FEP, compliment slip of the Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research loosely inserted. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 23428
M. A. K.. Truth and falsehood; or, the two cousins. A tale for youth. London. John Kendrick, [s.d., c.1839] First edition?. 12mo. 134pp, [8]. With an engraved frontispiece and three final leaves of publisher's advertisements. Original publisher's blind-stamped red roan. Extremities rubbed and marked. Hinges exposed, early inked gift inscription to FEP, spotted. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 23146
MURRAY, W. H.. The story of Everest. London. J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1953. Second edition. 8vo. ix, [1], 195pp, [1]. With a photographic frontispiece, a further 23 photographic plates, and fourteen maps and diagrams in the text by Robert Anderson. Original publisher's navy cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Minor shelf-wear, edges foxed, dustwrapper a trifle creased, chipped, and spotted. Early inked ownership inscription to FEP. Bookplate of George Lowe to FEP, pencilled gift inscription, from Tony Astin to Lowe, to ... More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 23437
[NAPLES]. HOLMES, Daniel. Psalms hymns and canticles as appointed to be sung in the british chapel at naples. [Naples]. [s.n.], 1850. 8vo. vi, [2]pp, 72ff. The main body of the text with printed music to versos, and libretti to rectos. Contemporary (perhaps original) purple cloth, gilt, titled to spine and upper board. Marbled endpapers. Marked (with some remains of what is presumably candle wax to lower board), slightly faded and rubbed, small wormhole at the head of spine, bumping to corners. More > £ 325.00 Antiquates Ref. 23584
NAZÁROFF, P. S.. Hunted Through Central Asia. Edinburgh and London. Wm. Blackwood & Sons Ltd., [1932]. First English edition, third impression. 8vo. x, [2], 331pp, [1]. With a frontispiece and a sketch map to front endpapers. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gilt. Lightly rubbed, spine sunned. Armorial bookplate of Henry Courtney Brocklehurst to half-title. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23786