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RECREATIONS IN SCIENCE or, a Complete Series of Rational Amusement Illustrated By Various Engravings

By: N/A

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Effingham Wilson, 88 Royal Exchange: 1830

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH326


xvii, long extending folding plate, 234pp. Original green silk cloth binding. Engraved title-page. A nice copy. Lacking the rear blank free end-paper. No inscriptions or marks. A scarce item. 16cms. VERY NICE EXAMPLE WITH THE FOLDING PLATE COMPLETE AND NO TEARS OR MARKS. 66CMS IN LENGHTH!!!. 33 illus. figs, of Scientific apparatus and diagrams. 5 copies on COPAC. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

A FEW WORDS TO THE WORKING CLASSES OF GREAT BRITAIN Particularly applicable to the present state of their affairs and shewing the only means of Bettering their Condition

By: A Labouring Man

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Nottingham, Hicklin and Co., Journal Office: 1833

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa655


21pp. No inscriptions, wear or marks. A trifle foxed. Very good copy of a rare political tract. 2 copies traced only. 21.5cms. Printed title-page. Dis-bound from a nonce volume View more info

A LETTER TO T. GISBORNE ESQ IN REPLY TOT HIS ADDRESS TO THE ELECTORS OF NORTH DERBYSHIRE ON THE PRESENT CRISIS

By: A YORKSHIREMAN

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Uttoxeter, A. Norris & Son, Market Place: 1835

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa654


18pp. No inscriptions, wear or marks. Very good copy of a rare political tract. No copies traced. No wrappers. 21.5cms. [Thomas Gisborne 1794-1852]. Printed title-page. Dis-bound from a nonce volume View more info

THE RELIQUARY AND ILLUSTRATED ARCHAEOLOGIST New Series Vol. VII

By: Allen, Romilly J.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Bemrose and Sons: 1901

Edition: Original Edition

Seller ID: Pa367


288pp. Original burgandy buckram, gilt titles with gilt top edge. Bevelled boards. A fine copy , with a sunned spine as often. Uncut fore-edge a trifle foxed on the edges of some margins. Beautiful production in lovely condition with illsutrations throughout. Articles on Worcester Cathedral Library; the Villages and Churches of the Hundred of Willingdon; Needlework Maps by Florence Peacock; John Schorns of Bucks; Essex Brasses; Picts Homes; Cross-Shaft at Nunburnholme; ... View more info

A LECTURE delivered on the fourteenth and twenty-second of January, 1833, on the opening of the Sheffield Mechanics' Institution

By: Allin, Rev. Thomas

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Westley and Davis, Westley and Davis ; W. Shuttleworth, Methodist New Connexion Book-Room: 1833

Edition: second Edition

Seller ID: Pa657


32pp. Printed title-page. Dis-bound from a nonce volume. No inscriptions, wear or marks. Very good copy of a rare political tract. No copies traced. No wrappers. 21.5cms. FULL TITLE: Mechanics' Institutions, and the universal diffusion of general knowledge defended on Christian principles : A LECTURE delivered on the fourteenth and twenty-second of January, 1833, on the opening of the Sheffield Mechanics' Institution View more info

PENNY SCHOOL SERIES

By: Allman, T.J.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, T.J.Allman.: 1879

Seller ID: AB282


768pp. Allman's Penny School Series. A repertory of instruction in rudimentary knowledge. 25 penny booklets bound as one in contemporary half-calf., all of which have 32pp .Light foxing to preliminaries. Binding rubbed and worn but intact. View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1905

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1905

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y395


xvi, 480, xvii-xxxi, pp. Black roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 78th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes 'British Railway Locomotives' by G.A. Sekon with attr... View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1901

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1901

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y396


xxiv, 448, xxv-lv, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 74th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes London Theatre seating plans with each theatre filli... View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1902

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1902

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y397


xvi, 480, xvii-xxxi, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 75th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes maps of leading cities etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1900

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1900

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y398


xx, 432, xxi-l, pp. Black roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 73th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes fashions for 1900 etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1898

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1898

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y399


viii, 432, ix-xxiii, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 71st year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition an article on cycling etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1907

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1907

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y400


xvi, 464, xvii-xxxi, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 80th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes an article on the sights of London etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1906

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1906

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y401


xvi, 480, xvii-xxxi, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 79th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes an article on information for motorists etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1904

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1904

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y403


xvi, 464, xvii-xxxi, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. Rubbed to the extremities. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 77th year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes 'Vessells of The British Navy' etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1909

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: 1909

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y404


xvi, 480, xvii-xxiii, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. border. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 82nd year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight, then Charles Letts]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes 'The Olympic Games of 1908' etc etc View more info

THE BRITISH ALMANAC and Family Cyclopaedia For the year of Our Lord 1909

By: Almanac

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Letts & Co.: 1909

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Y405


xvi, 480, xvii-xxiii, pp. Dark red roan leather card covers., gilt titles and blind stamped dec. borders. A sound copy with all edges gilt. 82nd year of issue. [orig. pub by Charles Knight]. 'A Mass of Astronomical, Meteorological, offical, and other useful Information of a Practical Useful Character'. Each edition of this famous almanac has different articles and contents. This edition includes 'British Almanac maps and environs'' etc etc View more info

A CONTINUATION OF MORNING-EXERCISE AUESTIONS AND CASES OF CONSCIENCE PRACTICALLY RESOLVED BY SUNDAY MINISTRIES IN OCTOBER 1682 Practically Resolved By Sundry Ministers in October 1682

By: Annesley, Samuel]

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, J.A. For John Dunton at the Sign of the Black Raven: 1683

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH296


A rare post-reformation title that is complete as listed in the contents page and with a fine tight text-block. Later full calf binding with raised bands and morocco label to the spine. The book comprises 31 sermons as listed in the Contents page at the beginning of the book with later sermons not running in numerical sequence. Presumably the binder/publisher did not have access to the semons in the original plan and substituted sermons from an earlier publication Chapte... View more info

The Beauties of England: or, a comprehensive View of the chief Villages, Market-Towns and Cities; Antiquities; Remains of Palaces; Monasteries; Camps; and Castles; the two Universities: London and Westminster...

By: Anon

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Davis, L, and Reymere, C.: 1767

Seller ID: DU198


Folding map of England and Wales [fine], 17, 236, [4 pub. list] pp.' Divided into the respective counties, and intended as a travelling companion pointing out whatever is curious both in art and nature'. Original full-calf binding with raised bands [no label]. A nice tight copy of a scarce book in a slightly rubbed original binding. The preface advertisement refers to earlier editions and that this edition is improved and with a map added. A travellers guide. View more info

THE WONDERS OF NATURE AND ART

By: Anon

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Darton and Co.: 1850

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH295


16pp text inter-leaved with llithographic plates of natural phenomena, RARE No copy traced. Green dec. illus. covers with rear cover advert fot Darton's Pictorial Instruction for Young Children. The cover is very attractive with gilt dec. design enclosing areactanular ill. of four young children on a cart drwan by two prancing two Billy goats. A cat and a dog peer out of decoration at the top of the page. View more info

EPISCOPAL GOVERNMENT and the HONOUR OF THE BISHOPS,

By: Anon,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Henry Brome: 1679

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: A224


1st, 13pp, , small quarto, sewn, no covers, tight margins at top but complete. Some soiling, Address to the citizens of London by a zealous lover of the Protestant Religion View more info