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By: WHITE, Gleeson.
Publisher: Bath, Kingsmead Reprints 1970:
Seller ID: 8861
Condition: Gilt cloth & illustrated dws. Thick 8vo, c.pp224, a fine copy. And with 130 plates. Still the principal book on the subject. Originally issued 1897.
Publisher: Vermont 1983:
Seller ID: 8842
Condition: Thick cream wrappers with title in black letter and device in red. C.pp40 including 4 facsimiles, a fine copy. Useful and informative exhibition catalogue with good text. Handsomely produced at the Stinehour Press.
Publisher: Maxwell for Gellibrand 1670.:
Seller ID: 2299
Condition: First Edition, disbound. Sm.4to, title & pp39 slightly browned. With preliminary blank.
Publisher: Taunton, Wessex Press 1928:
Seller ID: 5537
Condition: * Author's Presentation Copy : with Manuscript Poem. * First Edition, cloth-backed boards. Tall sq.8vo, c.pp32, printed boards a little darkened, very good.
Publisher: Oxford, Talbots & Wheeler 1826.:
Seller ID: 2853
Condition: Second Edition, elegant Regency green morocco gilt. C.pp115 with all edges gilt, bindng lightly rubbed and scuffed, mainly around the backstrip, else an excellent attractive copy with clean and crisp text.
Publisher: Faber 1926.:
Seller ID: 1006
Condition: * Editor's Inscribed Presentation Copy.* First Edition, blue & black marbled cloth gilt. C.pp218, very good.
Publisher: Dawson 1965:
Seller ID: 8853
Condition: Dawson Reprint, gilt cloth & dws. Roy.8vo, c.pp160, backstrip of dws just lightly faded, else excellent. And with 93pp illustrations. Originally issued 1927. The major bibliography.
Publisher: Oxford, for Henry Slatter 1834:
Seller ID: 9105
Condition: First Edition thus, publisher's original green morocco elegantly gilt in Regency style. Tall 8vo a.e.g., portrait of Wellington + pp32 + many binder's blanks, just lightly scuffed at extremities, portrait and protective tissue a little foxed, an excellent copy.
By: [BURKE, Edmund].
Publisher: Dodsley 1757.:
Seller ID: 8991
Condition: First Edition, contemporary calf panelled in gilt, spine gilt in compartments and with red morocco label, and covers with armorial device in blind. Bound without the half-title. Spine just chipped at extreme head and foot, joints a little tender or strained but perfectly secure. Margins of first and last leaf slightly browned, neat little modern booklabel on endpaper. An excellent mellow copy of a vulnerable little book not often found in fine condition.
Publisher: Cambridge 1935:
Seller ID: 8737
Condition: First Edition, illustrated green wrappers. Tall 8vo, c.pp46, neat booklabel on endpaper, flimsy wrappers just slightly dusty and with one short nick neatly repaired, else a very good copy of a fragile piece. Illustrated with 14 drawings.
By: [CROKER, J. W.]
Publisher: Talavera, printed by Harding & White for Murray &c 1812 : and Tribute, printed by Harding & White for the Author 1812:
Seller ID: 9096
Condition: 2 Works-in-1 Vol. Sm.folio, contemporary diced calf with elegant gilt tooling forming Oxford-style rules, a.e.g. Talavera pp[iv] + 110, faint damp-mark across blank upper margins. With engraved portrait of Wellington : and title-page neatly signed John Flyer [??]. Tribute pp[vi] comprising half-title, frontispiece and title + 8pp with two engraved vignettes + pp blank, the blank upper margins with 3cm dampstain not affecting text. Neatly rebacked and recornered retaining original gilt-decorated backstrip, binding a little rubbed in places, but a very good and well-presented stout copy.
Publisher: London, [printed by Charles Whittingham] for W. T. Gilling 1821.:
Seller ID: 9296
Condition: The Rare 1821 Reissue, near-contemporary tan calf over marbled paper sides, spine elegantly gilt, all edges of text block gilt. Large 4to, pp.vi + 175, title-page faintly dusty and just slightly creased at inner margin, binding a little rubbed or scuffed at extremities, else an excellent mellow copy. With handsome 19th century armorial bookplate of James Waller Sidney with motto Quo Fata Vocant.
Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall nd [c.1845]:
Seller ID: 9125
Condition: Early Edition, 2 vols, contemporary rose-madder cloth, sides with elegant blind-stamped design, spines with gilt pictorial vignette. Tall 8vos, pp[iv] + 334; [iv] + 336, neatly rebacked retaining original backstrips. With 44 plates including engraved title-pages [plates as ever with some foxing, the first few plates in Vol 2 heavily marked]. A good stout copy of an unusual edition.
Publisher: Strahan, and Cadell 1777.:
Seller ID: 7189
Condition: 2 Vols, contemporary tree calf, gilt-ruled spines with red morocco labels and green morocco numbering pieces. Couple of leaves in Vol 1 bit dust-soiled, and 1 leaf with small hole affecting one word [and similar hole in blank margin]. Vol 2 with corner torn from foot of one leaf affecting just a couple of words [text supplied]. Apart from these trifling faults, an exceptionally attractive copy. With neat 18thC signature on endpaper.
Publisher: Printed for T. Read in Dogwell-Court, Whyte-Fryers, Fleet-Street, and T. Hodges on London-Bridge [c.1770].:
Seller ID: 9086
Condition: Contemporary speckled calf ruled in gilt, very neatly rebacked and recornered in matching calf, with brown morocco label. Engraved frontispiece + printed title-page + pp192, handsome modern armorial bookplate on endpaper, lacking front free endpaper, frontispiece professionally re-attached by blank margin at the time that the book was rebacked, else an excellent mellow copy.
Publisher: Batley 1733:
Seller ID: 5340
Condition: First Edition, contemporary mottled calf gilt. Large 4to, total c.pp392 with jump in pagination as in all copies (comprising [iv] title + errata + 207 +  + 409-587 + ), joints cracked but secure, label on spine unobtrusively lacking. Endpaper with fine 18thC armorial bookplate of The Revd Mr Lee (see photo, and see note below). Excellent stout copy with text unusually clean bright & crisp.