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RICHARDS, Vyvyan. T. E. Lawrence. London. Duckworth, [1949]. 8vo. 144pp. With a wood engraved portrait frontispiece. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Lightly rubbed, dustwrapper worn and marked, substantial loss, naive clear tape repairs. Inked ownership inscription of R.A.F. Wing Commander Reginald Sims to recto of FFEP. Sims and Lawrence had been friends, having met in Iraq and bonded over a shared love of photography. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 23370
RICHARDS, Vyvyan. T. E. Lawrence. London. Duckworth, 1939. 8vo. 144pp. Original publisher's red cloth, lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper. Lightly rubbed, dustwrapper worn, substantial loss, paper repairs to verso, remnants of earlier naive clear tape repairs, pen scrawl to price on upper panel. Contemporary inked gift inscription to FFEP, distinctive inked ownership inscription of Jeremy Wilson to head. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23371
MEREDITH, Constance A. [compiler]. Whisperings from the great: An Autograph Birthday Album. London. Henry Frowde, 1906. Quarto. Unpaginated. Two calendar dates to a page with quotations opposite, both with red borders and fleur-de-lis decoration to corners. Finely bound in contemporary red half-morocco, vellum boards, stamped and lettered in gilt, T.E.G. Lightly rubbed and discoloured, corner's bumped. Marbled endpaper, near contemporary inked ownership inscription to front blank fly-leaf, partially completed, two charmingly naive watercolour illustrations pasted in. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 23357
QUINCEY, Thomas de. Revolt of the Tartars: or, Flight of the Kalmuck Khan & his People from the Russian Territories to the Frontiers of China. London. The Dropmore Press, 1948. Quarto. Limited edition of 450 copies, of which this is number 45 - one of 50 specially bound by Evans of Croyden and signed by the Artist, Stuart Boyle. [8], 96pp, [4]. With a frontispiece, title page vignette, a further seven plates and six illustrations in the text. Pictorial endpapers. Uncut and unopened in original red morocco, stamped and lettered in gilt, T.E.G. A trifle rubbed, ... More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23354
BOSWELL, James. Everybody's Boswell: Being a lIfe of Samuel Johnson abridged from James Boswell's complete text and from the "Tour to the Hebrides". London. G. Bell and Sons, Limited, 1930. Large paper edition. 8vo. Limited edition, number 196 of 350 copies signed by the illustrator. xx, 607pp, [1]. With 54 engraved plates by Ernest H. Shepard, and a map of the Hebrides to rear endpapers. Original publisher's brown cloth, stamped and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed and marked, spine sunned. Upper hinge exposed, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 23352
FABRICIUS, Johann Albert. Jo: alberti fabricii bibliotheca latina. Venetiis [i.e. Venice]. Apud Sebastianum Coleti, 1728. Quarto. In two volumes. [14], 676; [2], 687pp, [1]. Contemporary vellum, contrasting brown morocco lettering-pieces, all edges red. Lightly rubbed and discoloured. Very occasional chipping to margins. Armorial bookplates of conte Giambattista Carlo Giuliari (1810-1892) to both FEPs. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 18735
HERODOTUS. Erodoto Alicarnasseo padre della greca istoria, dell'imprese de' greci e de' barbari, con la vita d'Omero, nuovamente nella nostra lingua tradotto dal signor Giulio Cesare Becelli...la vita dell'autore descritta per Tommaso Porcacchi...la cronologia di Tommaso Gale, con dieci tavole di geografia antica. E questo รจ il econdo anello della Collana istorica greca. Verona. Appresso Dionigi Ramanzini, 1733. Quarto. In two volumes. [16], 424; [2], 244, 100, xxxii pp, [4]. With a woodcut Giolito device on title and final pages, a full-page engraved coat-of-arms to Vol. I, and woodcut pictorial initials. Without the 10 engraved folding maps. Contemporary vellum, contrasting morocco lettering-pieces, marbled edges. Extremities a trifle rubbed and discoloured. Very occasional staining and Armorial bookplate of Lord Robert Spencer to FEP of Vol. ... More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 18734
BIANCO, Pamela. MARE, Walter de la. Flora: a book of drawings. London. William Heinemann, [1919]. First edition. Quarto. [8], 43pp. Illustrated with eight colour plates and numerous line illustrations. Original publisher's pictorial paper boards, pictorial dustwrapper. Rubbed, bumped, and a trifle discoloured, dustwrapper worn, with substantial chipping and loss. Lightly spotted internally. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 23355
LANDOR, Walter Savage. The sculptured garland. London. The Dropmore Press, 1948. First edition. Quarto. Limited edition, one of 300 copies printed, of which this is number 43. [12], 54pp, [4]. Illustrated with numerous wood engravings by Iain Macnab. Original publisher's half-morocco, cream cloth boards, stamped and lettered in gilt, pictorial dustwrapper, drab card slipcase. Minor shelf-wear, dustwrapper browned and spotted, slipcase worn - without top-edge. Internally immaculate. Publisher's prospectus loosely inserted (bearing ink-stamps of Dorchester bookseller Longmans. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23356
LINTON, E. F., Rev.. Notes on the Dorset Flora. Dorchester. 'Dorset County Chronicle" Printing Works, 1908. First offprint edition. In two volumes. [1], 15-29; [3], 117-132pp, [1]. Presentation copy, inked inscriptions 'With the writers kind regards' to head of both wrappers.

[Together with:] LINTON, E. F., Rev. Dorset Plants. Dorchester. 'Dorset County Chronicle" Printing Works, 1905. First offprint edition.[3], 76-87pp, [1]. Presentation copy, inked inscription to head of wrapper: 'C. E. S. from E. F. L.'

[And:] LINTON, E. F., Rev. British Species of ... More >
£ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 23365
[BIBLE - English Authorised Version]. The holy bible, containing the old and new testaments... Edinburgh. Printed by Sir D. Hunter Blair and J. Bruce, 1814. Quarto. [987]pp. The Apocrypha are dated 1816. The New Testament has its own title page reading: The New Testament of our lord and saviour Jesus Christ, translated out of the original Greek. Contemporary calf boards, tooled in gilt and blind, later expertly rebacked to style. contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Boards heavily rubbed and bumped. Marbled endpapers, leaves toned. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 23358
DOYLE, Richard. Bird's eye views of society. London. Smith, Elder and Co., 1864. First edition. Oblong quarto. 47pp, [1]. With an additional engraved title page and 16 engraved plates. Contemporary gilt-tooled navy half-morocco, engraved pictorial boards, A.E.G. Extremities lightly rubbed, some staining and spotting. Upper hinge exposed, armorial bookplate of Edward Nicholas Hurt to FEP. More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 23372
OLIPHANT, [Margaret], Mrs.. The Makers of Venice: doges, conquerors, painters, and men of letters. London. Macmillan and Co., 1887. First edition. 8vo. xii, 390pp. With a portrait frontispiece, 25 plates, and 21 illustrations in the text by R. R. Holmes. Bound by Riviere in contemporary brown morocco, lettered in gilt, T.E.G. Light shelf-wear, spine sunned. Contemporary inked ownership inscription of Mervyn Lloyd Peel to front blank fly-leaf, occasional light spotting. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 23213
SADLER, M. F. Rev.. The acts of the apostles. London. George Bell and Sons, 1888. Second edition, revised. 8vo. xvi, 522pp. Contemporary prize binding, gilt-tooled calf, gilt supralibros of the Monmouthshire Education Board to upper board, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, prize bookplate to FEP. More > £ 75.00 Antiquates Ref. 23218
[CHRISTIAN VERSE]. Christian Lyrics: chiefly selected from modern authors. London. Frederick Warne and Co., [1872]. 8vo. xv, [1], 614, [1], xviii-xx, 615-616pp, [4]. With an engraved frontispiece and a further 249 engraved illustrations in the text. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Extremities rubbed and marked. Marbled endpapers, occasional spotting. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 23219
STANLEY, Arthur Penrhyn. Lectures on the history of the eastern church: with an introduction on the study of ecclesiastical history. London. John Murray, 1862. Second edition. 8vo. lxxxviii, 437pp, [1]. With an engraved folding map. Contemporary prize binding, gilt-tooled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt supra libros of the Priory of St. Mary of Cartmel to upper board, marbled endpapers. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, inked prize inscription to front blank fly-leaf, heavily foxed. More > £ 50.00 Antiquates Ref. 23223