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An Account of the Life of That Ancient Servant of Jesus Christ, John Richardson Giving a Relation of Many of His Trials and Exercises in His Youth, and His Services in the Work of the Ministry, in England, Ireland, America Etc.
1 An Account of the Life of That Ancient Servant of Jesus Christ, John Richardson Giving a Relation of Many of His Trials and Exercises in His Youth, and His Services in the Work of the Ministry, in England, Ireland, America Etc.
London Luke Hinde 1857 First Edition Poor 8vo 
236pp + publisher's list. Significant foxing to some of the leaves. Front board detatched. Binding tight. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Antiquarian and Topographical Cabinet, Containing a Series of Elegant Views of the Most Interesting Objects of Curiosity in Great Britain, Accompanied with Letter-Press Descriptions Vol. II
2 Antiquarian and Topographical Cabinet, Containing a Series of Elegant Views of the Most Interesting Objects of Curiosity in Great Britain, Accompanied with Letter-Press Descriptions Vol. II
London W.Clarke 1808 16 Mo 
Original gilt decorated calf covers AEG 28 bw engraved plates with tissue guards. Pieces missing from ends of spine and joints cracked. Text block is tight. There is a Pembrokeshire Education Committee label on the front pastedown. No foxing to contents. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Depesehen Vom Kriegs-Schauplatz 1870
3 Depesehen Vom Kriegs-Schauplatz 1870
Mainz 1870 First Edition Landscape 12mo 
96 German despatches from the Seat of War. Full leather binding with metal clasp. Each despatch is mounted - two to a page. This volume has been respined in matching leather. A rare and interesting item. Heavy book which will require extra shipping. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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Domesday Book in Relation to the County of Sussex
4 Domesday Book in Relation to the County of Sussex
Lewes H Wolff 1886 Folio 
Edited for the Sussex Archaeological Society by W D Parish. Colour frontis map, Facsimile of text, 28pp + English transation, 137pp. Gilt decorated black cloth. Heavy book , please enquire about shipping costs. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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English Forests and Forest Trees, Historical, Legendary and Descriptibve
5 English Forests and Forest Trees, Historical, Legendary and Descriptibve
London Ingram, Cooke 1853 First Edition 8vo 
Half leather over marbled boards, numerous bw illustrations, 406pp inc index. Front board detached, binding firm. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Gryllus (locust) Helminthology (Worms)
6 Gryllus (locust) Helminthology (Worms)
J Wilkes 1806 
Two separately bound extracts from an early 19th century encyclopedia (1806 & 1808). Altogether 9 plates from engravings on copper with the accompanying text.Some foxing. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Histoire Des Conseils De guerre De 1852 Precis Des Evenements  Survenus Dansles Departements a La Suite Du Coup d'Etat De Decembre 1854
7 Histoire Des Conseils De guerre De 1852 Precis Des Evenements Survenus Dansles Departements a La Suite Du Coup d'Etat De Decembre 1854
Decembre-Alonnier, 1869 First Edition Hard Cover 8vo 
Ouvrage Plus complet que tous ceux qui ont parc jusqu' a ce jour en France ecrit d'apres Les Documents officiels les journaux de l'epoque et classes par ordre alphabetique par les auteurs do Dictionnaire de la Revolution Francaise. Half leather over marbled boards with marbled endpapers , 427pp. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Kinder Scout the Footpaths and bridle-Roads About Hayfield
8 Kinder Scout the Footpaths and bridle-Roads About Hayfield
London Seeley, Jackson and Halliday 1880 First Edition Cloth Very Good 12 Mo 
Red cloth with gilt lettering and black decoration, bw illustrations and figures, large folding frontis map, 63pp. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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National Commercial Directory 1928-9: Nottinghamshire
9 National Commercial Directory 1928-9: Nottinghamshire
Manchester J Pigot & Co Very Good 8vo 
This section of the Directory (Nottinghamshire) has been bound in modern cloth with gilt titles. The title page for the main work is bound in in facsimile, but the remainder pp.625 - 668 including a folding map of the county is the original. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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Norfolk Archaeology or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to the Antiquities of the County of Norfolk  Volume III
10 Norfolk Archaeology or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to the Antiquities of the County of Norfolk Volume III
Norfolk & Norwich Archaeological Society 1852 Very Good 8vo 
Professionally rebacked retaining surviving original materials with new back strip. Half maroon morocco over marbled boards, numerous bw engravings, some folding, 431pp inc index. Title page printed in red and black. Contents include articles about: Little Cressingham; Norwich Pageants; Rood Screens; North Burlingham; Drayton Church; Thetford Mints; Cawston Church; Harleian Mss. Cod. 4756; Corn and Grain in Clackclose Hundred; Brooke Church; Ancient Shields in Yarmouth Church; Unpublished letter James I to Robert Cecil; Hundred of Tunstead; A Gold Niello at Matlask; Thetford Priory; Easthall Manor-House; Murals at Stow Bardolph; Memoir of William Herbert de Losinga; Will of Margaret Paston; Norwich Merchants' Marks; Ancient Pulpit at Diss; Weybourne Pits; Arms in Norwich Cathedral; Ketteringham; Company of St George; Gold Cross found at Wilton; Monastery of the Dominican Friars at Great Yarmouth; Town and Parish of Watton. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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Norfolk Archaeology or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to the Antiquities of the County of Norfolk Volume II
11 Norfolk Archaeology or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to the Antiquities of the County of Norfolk Volume II
Norfolk & Norwich Archaeological Society 1849 Very Good 8vo 
Contents include articles relating to: Boundary of the City and Hamlets of Norwich; the Guildhall, Diss; Diary of Peter Le Neve; the Crowmer Monument; Letter from Sir Philip Stapleton to Oliver Cromwell and four letters from OC; Autographs of Sir Miles Hobart and Anthony Hobart; Challenge of Oliver Neve to Sir Henry Hobart; An Ancient Door in St Clement's Norwich; Speech of Sir Robert Baldock, recorder of Yarmouth to King Charles; Letter from Queen Elizabeth to Lady Paget; the Font at Aylsham; Letter from Walsingham to the Lord Treasurer to promote the erecting of a House of Reformation in Norfolk for Vagabonds; Extracts from Wills at Stowe Bardolph,; Sepulchral Brass at Yaxham; Parish and Church of Wimbotsham; Ancient Shields at St Nicholas' Church, Yarmouth; Extracts from the Chamberlain's Book of Accounts - Lynne; Notices of Francis Blomefield; Will of Sir John Fastolf re Caister; On Misereres; Extracts from the Coroners' Rolls, Norwich; Rood-loft Screens of Gateley and Cawston; Proverbs, Adages and Popular Superstitions, Irstead; Thirteen unpublished Letters from Sir Is. Newton to John Covell; Note of Privy Seals received by Sir Charles Cornwallis; Mural Paintings in Crostwight Church; Ruined Lodge at Drayton. Cloth Clovers, worn, frayed at ends of spine and faded, two book plates and some mss notes in pencil on ffetp, some gathers loose. 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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Public Characters of 1805
12 Public Characters of 1805
London Richard Philips 1805 First Edition 8vo 
Full calf binding with black label and gilt decoration, 4 engraved plates, 628pp inc index. This volume is in excellent condition. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Shakespeare's Heroes and Heroines
13 Shakespeare's Heroes and Heroines
London Raphael Tuck First Edition Cloth 4to 
The book is undated (c 1890) and dedicated to Sir Henry Irving - a facsimile letter of his as frontis. AEG 16 colour plates with quotations from the appropriate play opposite. The artists are Sir A Callcott, CRLelslie, D Maclise , A Redgrave and S Hart. The gutta percha binding is perishing. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Slater's ( Late Pigot & Co. ) Royal National Commercial Directory and Topography of the Counties of Gloucestershire, Monmouthshire and North and South Wales, and a Classified Directory of the Town of Liverpool
14 Slater's ( Late Pigot & Co. ) Royal National Commercial Directory and Topography of the Counties of Gloucestershire, Monmouthshire and North and South Wales, and a Classified Directory of the Town of Liverpool
Manchester Isaac Slater 1858 First Edition 8vo 
(title cont.) "comprising classified lists of the nobility, gentry and clergy, merchants, bankers, professional gentlemen, manufacturers and traders, in the above counties, with Historical Sketches of each County, Town and Village, The city of Bristol has in addition and alphabetical directory. An account of every mode of transit for passengers and merchandise, by rail, road and water: the postal regulations of each place, and a variety of miscellaneous information. The Bankers of the United Kingdom with their branches are appended to the directory. Two hand coloured county maps. The map of Wales is missing. At the end there are 57 pages of trade advertisements. Bound in original diced calf with gilt decorated spine. Marbled endpapers. 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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Speech of the Right Honorable John Foster, Speaker of the House of Commons of Ireland
15 Speech of the Right Honorable John Foster, Speaker of the House of Commons of Ireland
James Moore 1800 Small 4to 
Delivered in committee, on Monday the 17th of February, 1800. Bound in modern paper wraps with printed paper label. Half title, title page, 44pp+appendix of tables concerning duties pertaining should the Act of Union take place. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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The Court and City Register; or Gentleman's Complete Annual Kalendar for the  Year 1798
16 The Court and City Register; or Gentleman's Complete Annual Kalendar for the Year 1798
London JJ Jolliffe, J Walters et al 1798 First Edition 12 Mo 
(title page cont.) Containing, I New and Correct lists of both houses of the Eighteenth Parliament of Great Britain, which met, for their Fist Session, in September, 1796. II. The Court register. III. Lists of the Army, Navy, Universities, Public Offices, Hospitals, etc. With many Improvements, and the addition of some New Lists. Original leather covers with modern spine, 311pp, calendar printed in red and black. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Duke of Newcastle's Letter, By His Majesty's Order
17 The Duke of Newcastle's Letter, By His Majesty's Order
London 1753 Small Folio 
(Title cont.) to Monsieur Michell, the King of Prussia's Secretary of the Embassy, in Answer to the Memorial, and other papers, deliver'd, by Monsieur Michell, to the Duke of Newcastle, n the 23rd of November, and 13th of December Last. Printed by Edward Owen. 46pp + 2 folding charts - lists of "Neutral Shipping" "Prussian Shipping". Bound in half calf over marbled boards with a Brooklyn Public Library book plate on pastedown. Charts torn with no loss. 
Price: 215.00 GBP
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The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine.  An Illustrated Journal, Combining Information, Instruction, and Amusement  New Series Vol. IV
18 The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine. An Illustrated Journal, Combining Information, Instruction, and Amusement New Series Vol. IV
London S. O Beeton 1861 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Half leather over buckram, 9 colour fashion plates, 4 patterns, 2 folding - one torn, bw illustrations, Binding is tight but endpapers have parted. Contents slightly browned. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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The Georgian Era: Memoirs of the Most Eminent Persons Who Have Flourished in Great Britain, from the Accession of George the First to the Demise of George the Fourth Volume  I
19 The Georgian Era: Memoirs of the Most Eminent Persons Who Have Flourished in Great Britain, from the Accession of George the First to the Demise of George the Fourth Volume I
London Vizetelly, Branston and Co First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Original blindstampred cloth with gilt decoration. Frontis portrait, binding shaken but holding, 580pp. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Georgian Era: Memoirs of the Most Eminent Persons Who Have Flourished in Great Britain, from the Accession of George the First to the Demise of George the Fourth Volume IV
20 The Georgian Era: Memoirs of the Most Eminent Persons Who Have Flourished in Great Britain, from the Accession of George the First to the Demise of George the Fourth Volume IV
London Vizetelly, Branston and Co First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Original blindstampred cloth with gilt decoration. Engraved frontis portrait, 588pp inc index. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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