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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

By: Haney, John Louis

Price: £145.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Private Circulation, 1903

Edition: limited edition


xv Preface by the author, 144pp. NO 7 of thirty large paper copies signed and numbered by the author. Quarter green buckram with pasted paper label titles to the cover. Bookplate of Collin Armstrong to the inside board. Hinges cracked but a sound copy. Rubbed boards View more info

A CATALOGUE OF VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

By: Welcker, Peter

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Peter Welcker, Gerrard Street, St Annes, Soho, 1772

Edition: 1st Edition


ND c1772. 4pp. Printed catalogue of over 500 music scores. Plate engraved. Peter Welcker traded from Gerrard Street for many years in the second half of the eighteenth century and died in 1775 with his widow continuing the business after his death. His son, John Welcker traded from the Haymarket from 1776. View more info

A LA POURSUITE DU SOLEIL

By: Gerbault, Alain

Price: £275.00

Publisher: Paris, Grasset, 1929

Edition: 1st Edition


vol I 202 [ii]pp. A la poursuite du soleil ; vol II 218,[ii] Sur la route du retour. 2 folding maps at the rear. Photographic plates and maps throughout. Vol 1 dated 30th August 1929 and Vol 2. 14th October 1929 on the imprint pages at the rear. Limited print run of 550. [Nos 46 +138?]. Bound in a fine polished burgandy calf spine and front edge with green marbled boards enclosing the original paper bindings and contents. Gilt blocked titles. Very attractive set. View more info

A MOVE IN THE WEATHER Poems 1994-2002

By: Thwaite, Anthony

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Enitharmon Press, 2003

Edition: Numbered edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Number 7 of 30 copies with manuscript version of Worst Words to the free end-paper that appears on page 39 of this hand-numbered copy and the authors signature at the foot. There are 30 poems in the collection and each of the 30 numbered copies had a different poems in manuscript by the author at the front. From the library of Nina Bawden but unsigned by her. Green cloth, small colour picture and clear mylar wrapper View more info

A NEW AND ACCURATE MAP OF IRELAND Laid down from the best Authorities extant, and regulated by Astronom. Observat

By: Bowen, Emanuel

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, E. Bowen, 1747

Edition: 1st edition


An original printed map with outline hand-colour to the coast-line and cartouche at the left upper corner. A lovely plate impressed map with sharp clear engraving and a long text description to the lower right-hand corner. Nice description of 'The Nymph Bank' a fishing bank to the south of the Island. Emanuel Bowen (1694- 1767). Plate 31.7x22.0 paper 38.5 x 26.5 cms. Nice margins. From the 1747 'A Complete System of Geography'. View more info

A NEW AND ACCURATE MAP OF THE KINGDOMS OF NAPLES AND SICILY Drawn from the Most approv'd Foreigners Mpas and Charts and Regulated By Astron'l Observations

By: Bowen, Emanuel

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, E. Bowen, 1747

Edition: 1st edition


An original printed map with outline hand-colour to the coast-line and cartouche in the lower right corner. A lovely plate impressed map with sharp clear engraving and title cartouche to the lower right-hand corner. Emanuel Bowen (1694- 1767). Plate 31.7x22.0 paper 38.5 x 26.5 cms. Nice margins. From the 1747 'A Complete System of Geography'. View more info

A SKETCH-BOOK OF R. CALDECOTT'S

By: Caldecott, Randolph

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London & New York, George Routledge & Sons, 1883

Edition: 1st edition


ND [1883]. 48pp 24 coloured plates with facing sketches un-coloured. Bound in the original half-green cloth binding. A lovely copy almost fine with a neat small gift inscription dated July 1889.inscription. [J.P. from J.S.W]. Printed by Edmund Evans. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

A WILDERNESS OF MIRRORS

By: Frish, Max

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd, 1965

Edition: 1st UK edition


304pp. No inscriptions, fading, clipping or marks View more info

ADVENTURES OF THE MIND

By: Castiglione, Arturo

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, 1946

Edition: 1st edition


xiv, 402pp. Blue cloth with a complete byt sl. darkened d.j. Off-setting to the end-papers from the d.j. flaps but otherwise a nice sound and clean copy. View more info

ALICE MEYNELL

By: Meynell, Viola

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathon Cape, 1947

Edition: re-issue


352pp. Frontis. portrait sketch. Blue cloth, gilt. No inscriptions, fading or marks View more info

AN UNIVERSAL ETYMOLOGICAL DICTIONARY

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

ASIAN ODYSSEY

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

Beyond the Inhabited World (Mirror of Britain)

By: Thwaite, Anthony

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch Ltd, 1976


123pp. 44 plates. A v.g. reading copy View more info

BOOKS OF HEATH AND MARSHLAND

By: Stepanek, O.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Spring Books, 1964

Edition: 3rd impression


132pp. 56 full-page colour plates by E. Demartini. Lovely plates with an illus. d.j. [edges rubbed]. Neat owners name. View more info

BRITISH WILD FLOWERS 2 volumes

By: Hutchinson, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Pelican Books, 1955


xxxv, 491; xxiv, 492-947pp. 809 line drawings by the author, indexes.800 wild flowers described. Orig. blue illus. paper wrappers in fine condition. Tight, crisp and clean. No inscriptions or fading. [Pelican Books A330] View more info