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Letters From A. E. - Selected And Edited By Alan Denson. With A Foreword By Dr. Monk Gibbon

By: A.E. Denson, alan. (Editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Abelard-Schuman, 1961

Edition: 1st UK edition

xliii, 288pp. 7 plates. Burgundy boards, gilt. No fading or wear. George William Russell (1867-1935) who wrote with the pseudonym Æ (sometimes written AE or A.E.), was an Irish Irish nationalist, writer, editor, critic, poet, and artistic painter. View more info

THE KING'S MESSENGER An Allergorical Tale

By: Adams, Rev. W.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Rivingtons, 1857

Edition: Seventh Ediiton

76pp. Original blue printed card covers with a dec. border enclosing the titles. Originally pub.16x10 cms. Cheap 1/- edition. An illus. edition was also available at 2/6d. A title that ran to several editions, each one scarce. View more info

Voyage Through the Antarctic

By: Adams, Richard; Lockley, Ronald

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane, The Penguin Press, 1983

Edition: 1st edition

160pp. Pictorial d.j. Photos by Peter Hirst-Smith. Map. No inscriptions,fading, clipping or wear. View more info


By: Alioshin, Dmitri

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Ltd, 1941

Edition: 1st UK edition

311pp.Map. Burgandy cloth, gillt. A nice copy with no fading, wear or marks. Lacking the dust wrapper. lioshin was a Russian officer who was in Baron Ungern's service. The author's travels in Mongolia, Siberia and Manchuria. View more info


By: Bailey, George

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society, 2005

Edition: Third Printing

219pp. 100 colour plates each with a facing description text. As new. View more info


By: Bailey, N.

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, J. Darby, A. Bettesworth, F.Fay et al., 1726

Edition: third edition, with Large Additions

Complete copy.[16pp title-page, dedication and preface], unpaginated double columns lexicon text Ccccc[4]. Contemporary full calf with the original calf label [incomplete], six compartments wth five raised bands,. Worn binding but intact. Attractive printers devise at the foot of the 'finis' page. Trifle margin soiling at the front on a few leaves and but generally a very good copy of an important and now scarce book difficult to find in a complete condition. View more info


By: Baileys

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Baldwin & Craddock, 1832

Edition: original edition

464; 112; [iv]; 20pp. [p1/2 lacking and no main title-page but title-page for February bound-in at p229]. 10 full-page steel engarved sporting prints and numerous wood-cuts to the text. A bound collection of the magazine from Vol 2 No 7 to No 12 dated 1832. Racing Calendar for 1831 bound in and an index. Also the 'A Bill to amend the laws in England relative to game.. Original polished black half-calf binding with black cloth boards. Gilt titles and rules to the spine. A... View more info


By: Barrow, Sir John

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Folio Society, 1998

Edition: 2nd Folio Society edition

261pp. Map end-papers. Colour illustrated boards. Plates throughout. Brown slip-case in fine condiiton. No inscriptions, fading or marks. A lovely copy. View more info


By: Beevor, Antony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, BCA,

396 pp. Photos and maps.No inscriptions, fading, clipping, wear or marks. View more info

Wish Her Safe at Home

By: Benatar, Stephen

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Welbeck Modern Classics, 2007

Edition: re-issue

Inscription: Inscribed, signed and dated by the author

226pp. Inscribed, signed and dated by the author 'For Nina [Bawden] whose work I very much admire.17.11.07. Pictorial card covers. No fading or wear. View more info

KENT Maps & Plans : In the libraries of Kent and the adjoining London Boroughs : a finding list

By: Bergess, Wyn

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Library Association, 1992

Edition: 1st edition

386pp. A fine copy of the maps of Kent. No fading, clipping, marks, inscriptions or wear. View more info

Famous Water Colour Painters IV RICHARD PARKES BONINGTON

By: Bonington, Richard Parks

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Studio Limited, 1929

Edition: 1st edition

6pp. 8 colour plates each with a captioned tissue guard. Introduced by G.S. Sandilands. Pasted title to the front board [rubbed]. Foxed end-papers otherwise a sound copy. Red boards View more info

TRAITE D'ORIGENE CONTRE CELSE Ou Defence De Las Religion Chretienne Contre Les Accusations Des Paiens

By: Bouhereau, Elie

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Amrsterdam, Henry Desbordes, 1700

Edition: 1st Edition

[16] Preface, 480pp. Attractive engraved frontis. plate and title page in red and black lettering. Elie Bouhereau was a French Huguenot refugee who travelled to Ireland and the first librarian of Marsh's Library the first public library in Ireland.. He translated Contra Celsus a third century Christian work. Quarter calf with four raised bands and marbled boards. All edges marbled with matching end-papers. Later binding but a very tight and clean text block. 24 x 18 cms.... View more info

St. Petersburg and Moscow: A Visit to the Court of the Czar [2 Vols in 1]

By: Bourke, Richard Southwell

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn, 1846

Edition: 1st edition

Inscription: Inscribed and dedication by the author

x,274; 276pp. Original full black leather binding with blind-stamped ornate borders and devices. Gilt titles and bands. Fine decorative patterned period end-papers. A lovely tight and clean copy. A.e.g. LONG INSCRIPTION FROM THE AUTHOR. 'To Eliot Warburton as a token of gratitude for that kind interest and valuable advice to which the following pages owe what ever merit they possess - Palmerston October 25th 1846. Eliot Warburton was the eminent travel writer and Palmers... View more info

TWENTY SERMONS on the most Serious and Practical Subjects of the Christian Religion fitted for the Use of Private Families

By: Bourn, Samuel

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, J. Waugh, S Crowder, H Woodgate, W Fenner & J Staples, 1757

Edition: second Edition

xvi, 420pp. Last leaf wormed to the margins otherwise a tight and clean copy of the second edition. Bound in the original full calf with raised bands and red morocco label. Extrtemites worn but a sound text block. Also includes Memoirs of the life of the author in the Preface. View more info