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The Gentleman's Recreation in Four Parts Viz: Hunting, Hawking, Fowlng, Fishing

By: (COX Nicholas)

Price: £600.00

Publisher: 1686

Seller ID: 61760

Condition: Very Good


The 3rd edition 1686, 8"x5", [8pp] + 158pp, 98pp, 89pp.78pp 4 folding plates of which one is in facsimile with some loss, odd spotting in text, BOUND WITH The Hunter A Discourse of Horsemanship, Directing the Right Way to Breed , Keep and Train a Horse for ordinary Hunting and Plates, published 1685, 98pp + 8pp, bound in full leather, spine underlaid, sl rubbed, sm dent in rear cover; Small 8vo View more info

The Compleat English Copyholder Volume 1

By: A Gentleman of the Inner Temple

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Printed By E&R Nutt and R Gosling: 1735

Seller ID: 60540

Condition: Very Good


[5pp] + 384pp, endpapers sl marked, bound in full leather, edges sl rubbed, hinges sl cracked; Octavo View more info

Journal of a Tour Through North Wales and Part of Shropshire with Observations in Mineralogy, and Other Branches of Natural History

By: AIKIN Arthur

Price: £380.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J Johnson: 1797

Seller ID: 60373

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 231pp + [9pp] contains the geological folding plate , minor waterstain at bottom of rear of plate, recently bound in smart quarter leather/marbled boards, marbled endpapers; Octavo View more info

Tunbridge Wells and Its Neighbourhood Illustrated in a Series of Etchings and Historical Descriptions

By: AMSINCK Paul

Price: £470.00

Publisher: William Miller: 1810

Seller ID: 62926

Condition: Very Good


The Etchings executed by Letitia Byrne , x + 183pp, 43 illustrations, [31 plates, 12 in text] ex law society library, nice clean copy, bound in half red leather, raised bands/gilt/red cloth; Quarto View more info

Tunbridge Wells and Its Neighbourhood Illustrated in a Series of Etchings and Historical Descriptions

By: AMSINCK Paul

Price: £280.00

Publisher: William Miller: 1810

Seller ID: 62927

Condition: Very Good


The Etchings executed by Letitia Byrne , [8pp] + 183pp, 43 illustrations, [31 plates, 12 in text] pages 83/84 and 2 adjacent plates present in facsimile, the other 41 plates/vignettes are original. Heraldic bookplate of F Nalder. Bound in full leather, cover edges and spine worn, hinges chipped externally. ; Quarto View more info

The History and Antiquities of Winchester -Setting Forth Its Original Constitution, Government, Manufacturies, Trade, Commerce and Navigation: Its Several Wards, Parishes, Precincts, Districts, Churches, Religious and Charitable Foundations and Other ....

By: Anon

Price: £295.00

Publisher: Published at Winton: 1773

Seller ID: 57123

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes. Xi + 237pp, 299pp, 2 frontises and 11 other plates, 6..5"x4.5", nice and clean internally. Bound in full leather, sl rubbed, pagination omits pps 265 tp 268, obviously just a printers error as text complete. Scarce set of this early book; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

The Winchester Guide or a Description of the Antiquities and Curiosities of That Ancient City. A New Edition.

By: Anon

Price: £200.00

Publisher: J Wilkes: 1780

Seller ID: 57124

Condition: Very Good


115pp, 2 copper plates, , 1 folding. Bound in quarter leather/marbled boards, bit rubbed, sm chip top spine, scarce first edition; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

The New History, Survey and Description of the City and Suburbs of Bristol, or Complete Guide,.....................the Hotwells and Clifton

By: Anon

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Bristol, W Matthews: 1794

Seller ID: 58329

Condition: Very Good


[4pp] +. 112pp, no plan present, a little ink notation on 4 pps including 4 lines crossed out ! bound in recent grey card covers; Small Octavo View more info

The Trial Conviction and Condemnation of Andrew Brommich and William Atkins for Being Romish Priests before the Right Honourable the Lord Justice Scroggs As Summer Assizes Last At Stafford ...where They Received Sentence of Death Accordingly [ Hereford]

By: Anon

Price: £260.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Robert Pawlett at the Bible in Chancery Lane: 1679

Seller ID: 58583

Condition: Very Good


20pp, bound in recent smart half brown leather/gilt lettering and marbled boards. , part of this document contains the Trial in Hereford of Charles Kern a priest from Weobley for giving communion to people in Bollingham near Kington in Herefordshire. Unlike Brommich and Atkins he was acquitted ! ; Quarto View more info

Authentic Memorial of Remarkable Occurences and Affecting Calamities in the Family of Sir George Sondes Bart. in Two Parts. the First Being the Narrative of Persons Attendent Upon His Son Freeman Sondes During ..

By: Anon

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Evesham, Printed and Sold by J Agg: 1796

Seller ID: 58855

Condition: Very Good


....his imprisonment and at his execution. X + 201pp, 7.5" x4.5", ink stamps of Worcester Victoria Institute. Smartly bound in recent maroon cloth, leather spine label, new endpapers. Consisting of two tracts first published in 1655 entitled 'Sir George Sondes his plain narrative to the world' and 'A mirrour of mercy and judgment, or an exact and true narrative of the life and death of Freeman Sondes, Esq.' , compiled by Robert Boreman. Sondes was born in Lees Ke... View more info

The Sportsman's Dictionary or the Gentleman's Companion for Town and Country

By: Anon

Price: £260.00

Publisher: Fielding and Walker: 1778

Seller ID: 59042

Condition: Very Good


containing full instructions for riding, setting, farriery, fishing, cocking, fowling, racing, hawking, not paginated, illustrated with frontis and 16 other plates complete as called for, the corner of the preface page is torn with loss and minor old stain on odd page edge, few small creases on some page corners , pages un numbered, recently rebound in full calf, raised bands, leather title labels; Large 8vo View more info

The Works of the Late Edward Dayes Containing an Excursion Through the Principal Parts of Derbyshire and Yorkshire with Illustrative Notes By EW Brayley - Essays on Painting for Drawing and Colouring Landscapes

By: Anon

Price: £160.00

Publisher: For Mrs Dayes: 1805

Seller ID: 59044

Condition: Very Good


[20pp] + 359pp, 11 plates, complete as listed , plates sl foxed, smartly bound in recent quarter brown cloth/marbled boards.; Quarto View more info

Collectanea Topographica Et Genealogica 8 Volumes

By: Anon

Price: £550.00

Publisher: London, John Bowyer Nichols and Sons: 1843

Seller ID: 60752

Condition: Very Good


8 volume set published between 1834 and 1843, around 400 to 450 pages per volume, stamped on one corner of title page Ex Bibliotheca Seminarii S Bernardi apud Olton. Bound in original embossed cloth covers, marks to front endpapers [removal of bookplates], waterstain to top edge of rear endpapers, spine edges chipped and worn, top section of 1 spine missing. Scarce. ; Quarto View more info

Antonini Iter Britanniarum

By: Anon

Price: £160.00

Publisher: London, M Atkins: 1709

Seller ID: 61274

Condition: Very Good


Latin text, x + viii + 151pp, folding map, 2 folding plates, other illustrations in textin the text, sl darkeneing of edges of prelims, nicely bound in recent fawn cloth/marbled boards. ; Octavo View more info

Table Talk : Being the Discourses of John Seldon Esq, or His Sense of Various Matters of Weight and High Consequence Relating Especially to Religion and State

By: Anon

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Printed for Jacob Tonson: 1696

Seller ID: 61303

Condition: Very Good


Second edition 1696, [8pp] + 192pp, minor ols water stain down o one edge first few pps, bound in full leather sl rubbed, hinges weakening, heraldic bookplate of Will Worthington DD; Octavo View more info

A Compleat History of Cornwall

By: Anon

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Printed By E and R Nutt and Sold By T Cox: 1730

Seller ID: 61391

Condition: Very Good


1730, paginated 306 to 364 but complete in itself. Page edges are rather ragged and darkened, previous owners name on title page, beautifully bound in full calf, leather spine label.; Large Octavo View more info

The Gentleman Farmer Being an Attempt to Improve Agriculture By Subjecting it to the Test of Rational Principles

By: Anon

Price: £160.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed for John Bell: 1779

Seller ID: 61755

Condition: Very Good


The Second Edition, with considerable additions, xxviii + 438pp, 3 plates, [last plate torn in half and lower illustrations from ti pasted onto rear endpaper, bound in full lether, raised bands, red leather spine label,; Octavo View more info

A Description of York Containing Some Account of Its Antiquities, Public Buildings .. Particularly the Cathedral

By: Anon

Price: £85.00

Publisher: For J and G Todd: 1811

Seller ID: 61823

Condition: Very Good


Second edition corrected and enlarged, 91pp, folding maps, BOUND WITH the 8th edition 1822, 120pp, folding map, 2 illustrations in the text, bound in half leather/marbled boards. Sl rubbed, sl spotting of prelims. Ex ref lib; Octavo View more info

The History of the Town and Parish of Halifax Containing a Description of the Town, the Nature of the Soil & C

By: Anon

Price: £130.00

Publisher: Halifax, J Milner: 1789

Seller ID: 61836

Condition: Very Good


648pp + 70pp, old sellotape mark on title page, 1 corner of title page missing [not affecting text], sm chip in margin of 2pps, bound in full leather, nicely re-spined, new front endpaper; Small Octavo View more info

A History of the Isle of Anglesey from Its First Invasion By the Romans Until Finally Acceded to the Crown of England .....serving as a Supplement to Rowland's Mona Antiqua Restaurata to which are Added Memoirs of Owen Glendower

By: Anon

Price: £340.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J Dodsley in Pall Mall: 1775

Seller ID: 63350

Condition: Very Good


viii + 88pp, sl rippling of endpapers, 2 inches of endpaper, corner of front endpaper trimmed off, bound in half leather/marbled boards, cover sl rubbed and rippled at base; Quarto View more info