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Erotica: Anthology of Women's Writings

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pandora Press: 1991

Seller ID: H557

ISBN: 0044408420

Condition: Fine


362pp. A clean fresh copy View more info

THE BOOK OF MARTIN HARVEY

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Henry Walker [publishers] Ltd:

Seller ID: J257

Condition: V.g.


176pp, n.d. circa 1930s. WITH THE TRUE STORY OF "THE ONLY WAY" AND OTHER MATTERS. Compiled and edited by R.N. Green-Armitage. xvi+ 176pp. Coloured frontispiece, tissue guarded and 66 page of plates. Foreword by R.B. Cunninghame Graham. A miscellany of portraits and papers from the celebrated English actor View more info

THE QUARTLERLY REVIEW VOL. 113

By: N/A

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1863

Seller ID: J590

Condition: V.g.


Contents of No 225: Travels in Peru and India by Clements R. Markham; Papers by the Central Society of Education; The History of the Russian Empire: The New Testament in the original Greek; REPORTS OF THE DIRECTORS OF CONVICT PRISIONS; South Kensington Museum; NO226 has The Progress and State of Briotish India; My Diary North and South by William Howard Russell; The English Cyclopaedia; Report of Commissioners into Salmon Fisheries; Russia and Poland; Book reviews inclu... View more info

THE THOMAS HARDY JOURNAL May 1997 Vol XIII, No 2

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Thomas Hardy Society: 1997

Seller ID: W376

Condition: Fine


100pp View more info

SKETCHES OF YOUNG LADIES In Which These Interesting Members of the Animal Kingdom are Classified According to Their Several Instincts, Habits and General Characteristics

By: 'Quiz'

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1837

Edition: fourth edition

Seller ID: Pa324

Condition: V.g.


80pp. Original illus. blue boards [lacking the back strip to the spine]. Six illustrations by 'Phiz' with tissue guards. Shaken binding but a scarce item. View more info

THE COMIC BLACKSTONE

By: A Beckett, Gilbert Abbott (1811-1856). Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) , Illus.

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury and Evans: 1856

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa143

Condition: Fine


252pp. Illustrated title-page. Original full calf binding, gilt with double ruled borders. All edges marbled. Marbled end-papers and tailpiece vignette. A lovely tight and clean copy of the true first edition with no inscriptions. Spine a trifle sunned but no wear or cracks to either the joints or hinges. Originally pub. in Punch this is the 1st edition, 1st issue of the Bradbury and Evans book. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

Manon Lescaut

By: Abbé Prévost

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1950

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: F003

Condition: V.g.


220pp with an essay by Edward Sackville West abd wood-engravings by Valentin Le Campion. Spine a trifle faded View more info

THOMAS HARDY- A CRITICAL STUDY,

By: Abercrombie, Lascelles,

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Martin Secker, London, 1935,:

Seller ID: C69


fifth printing (1000 copies), 196pp, octavo, original brown boards, yellow cloth spine,, ffine condition except dj faded on spine and a little chipped. . View more info

INTERESTING ANECDOTES, MEMOIRS, ALLEGORIES, ESSAYS, AND POETICAL FRAGMENTS: TENDING TO AMUSE THE FANCY, AND INCULCATE MORALITY volume VII

By: Addison, Mr

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, T.N. Longman: 1796

Seller ID: K686

Condition: V.g.


288pp. Spine torn amd incomplete but original half-calf binding with pink end-papers. A trifle foxed but a nice copy internally View more info

CRITIQUE ON PARADISE LOST with Remarks on the Verification of Milton By Samuel Johnson

By: Addison, Rt Hon. Joseph Addison

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Charles Whittingham, Stanhope Press: 1805

Seller ID: TH193

Condition: Fine


166pp, half-calf binding with marbled end-papers. Attractive small volume a trifle rubbed but sound and clean. Scarce. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

LETTERS TO A YOUNG LADY ON A COURSE OF ENGLISH POETRY

By: Aikin M.D., J.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, J. Johnson: 1807

Edition: second Edition

Seller ID: Pa507

Condition: V.g.


297pp,[i pp pub. ad] Second edition [orig. pub. 1804]. End papers foxed as often otheriwse a clean and tight text block. Full lack with diced pattern enclosed within a triple gilt narrow border. LACKING MOST OF THE SPINE. View more info

GUY FAWKES or The Gunpowder Treason An Historical Romance

By: Ainsworth, William Harrison

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons Limited: 1895

Seller ID: Pa814

Condition: Fine


viii, 359pp. Frontisplate and illustrations on steel by George Cruikshank.One of volumes from a set of Histroical Novels pub. by Routledge. Bound in three-quarter red morocco with red pebbled cloth and finely executed maroon marbled fore-edges with matching end-papers. No binders ticket but finely done.PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

RICHARD THE SECOND 1597

By: Anon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB633

Condition: Fine


xvi, 83pp. Shakespeare Quarto Facsimiles No.13. Edited by Sir Walter Greg and Charlton Hinman. This facsimile has been made from the British Museum copy, except for the first leaf which is taken from the Trinity copy. The dust-jacket has a small chip on the back edge. View more info

POEMS: BY NOBODY KNOWS WHO

By: Anon.,

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Southampton, Forbes and Pittman: 1857

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: A586

Condition: V.g.


134pp.,190x 130mm, original green buckram, gilt, fine, pencil inscription f.e.p., Dedicated to 'my dearest friend Caroline Giffard Phillipson'. View more info

A FALLEN IDOL

By: Anstey, F.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1886

Edition: Copyright edition

Seller ID: W269

Condition: V.g.


320pp. Half-title [1 title listed on the reverse] but no adverts to the rear. Volume 2415 in Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors. Orig. half calf green binding with marbled boards and end-papers. All edges marbled. A fine binding by Bickers and Son, Leicester Square. Foxing to end-papers and neat hotel stamp on the title-pages. Gilt dec. spine. Fine morocco label. View more info

VICE VERSA or A Lesson to Fathers

By: Anstey, F.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1907

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: Z019

Condition: V.g.


vi, [ii], 364, [xii ads] pp. Nicely rebound in a tan cloth with the original calf title pasted to the spine. A very clean copy inalmost fine condition View more info

INDIAN IDYLLS

By: Arnold, Edwin

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Trubner & Co.: 1883

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa589

Condition: Fine


xii, [iv], 282pp, 6pp pub cat. Mustard buckram binding with gilt borders and dec. Fore-edge a trifle foxed. A lovely copy. Bookplate of Benjamin T. Burdekin who signature is present [Carpe Diem] View more info

CULTURE AND ANARCHY,

By: Arnold, Matthew,

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co. 1889,:

Seller ID: C62


popular edition, 166pp, octavo, original decorative brown cloth, fine, front hinge a little weak. An essay in Political and Social Criticism. View more info

THE WHISTON MATTER

By: Arnold, Ralph.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB646

Condition: V. G.


213pp, with 5 illustrations. The Reverend Robert Whiston versus the Dean and Chapter of Rochester, a dispute that lasted from 1848-1853. Top edge yellow. View more info

THE POETICAL WORKS OF C.B. ASH OF ADBASTON 2 Volumes

By: Ash, Charles Bowker

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green: 1831

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH219

Condition: Fine


viii, 303; x, 312pp, errata slip bound-in. Printed by S. Silvester, Market Drayton at the Albion Press, High Street. Original burgandy boards with paper labels in a plain binding. VERY RARE ITEM. Re-issued in 2011 by the British Library Historical Print editions which contains works from important dramatists and poets. Adbaston is a small village in the county of Staffordshire. Charles Bowker Ash 1781- ?. C.B. Ash was a resident of Eccleshall and is recorded as being a ... View more info