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Caffyns Ltd : Motorists [sic] Maps of England & Wales.


Price: £45.00

Publisher: No publisher, no date [c. 1930].:

Seller ID: 9299

Condition: Limp cloth covers with illustrative design in black. Narrow 8vo, pp16 text + 36pp coloured road maps, an excellent copy.

A Jubilee Memorial of the Consecration of Christ Church, Cambridge : which took place 27 June 1839. To which is prefixed A Short History Of Barnwell Priory from its foundation to the present time. By William White, sub-Librarian of Trinity College.

By: CAMBRIDGE : William White.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Heffer 1889.:

Seller ID: 9276

Condition: First Edition, blue cloth gilt. Sm.8vo, c.pp56, neat early signature on endpaper. Cloth a little scuffed and lightly marked, free endpapers darkened, but a good copy of a vulnerable little book. With 1 plate + 2 text illustrations.

Lyrical Poems.

By: CAMMELL, Charles Richard.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Geneva, Kundig 1917.:

Seller ID: 7897

Condition: Author's Presentation Copy.* First Edition thus, cream wrappers titled in red & black. Tall narrow 8vo, c.pp40 uncut, excellent copy.

A Bibliography Of The Works Of Lewis Carroll. By S .H. Williams.

By: CARROLL : Dodgson : Williams.

Price: £116.00

Publisher: Bookman's Journal 1924:

Seller ID: 3536

Condition: First Edition, quarter gilt buckram. Roy.8vo, c.pp154 uncut, excellent. With 8 facsimile illustrations. First Carroll bibliography. 700 numbered copies.

Autograph Letter From Dean Liddell, the father of 'Alice', dated 30 July 1874.

By: CARROLL, Lewis : Dodgson : Dean Liddell : W. H. Arkwright.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: 1874:

Seller ID: 7827

Condition: Stamped addressed envelope + sheet of paper 20 x 25 cms folded vertically in half.

Taste & Technique In Book Collecting : a study of recent developments in Great Britain and the United States [c.1840-1940]. Now reprinted with an Epilogue.

By: CARTER, John.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Private Libraries Assoc 1972.:

Seller ID: 8933

Condition: Gilt cloth & striking green dws. Tall 8vo, c.pp256, a fine bright copy.

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How Markets Fail : the logic of economic calamities.

By: CASSIDY, John.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Allen Lane, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2009.:

Seller ID: 9547

Condition: First English Edition, red cloth boards lettered black, in striking illustrated dustwrappers. Large 8vo (c.24 x 16 cms), c.pp398, a fine copy with the vulnerable mainly white unclipped dustwrappers also in fine condition.

John Cheney & His Descendants : printers in Banbury since 1767. By C. R. Cheney.


Price: £110.00

Publisher: Banbury, Cheney for Private Circulation 1936:

Seller ID: 7626

Condition: First Edition, gilt cloth & dws. Folio, t.e.g., dws just chipped at extreme head of backstrip and with couple of other short nicks, blank prelims and couple of margins lightly foxed [typical of this thick card-like paper], else a fine bright copy.

Every Man His Own Farrier : revised and much new matter added by D. McTaggart. Together with Rarey's Treatment & Management of the Horse.

By: CLATER, Francis : D. McTaggart : Rarey.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Milner & Co, nd [mid to later 19th century]:

Seller ID: 9259

Condition: Original green cloth, backstrip lettered & decorated in gilt and black. Dumpy 8vo, c.pplxiv + 370, modern owner's neat booklabel on endpaper, slight wear, but a very good copy. And with engraved folding frontispiece [blank corner creased] and with engraved title-page.

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Introductions To The Study of the Greek Classic Poets. By H. N. Coleridge.


Price: £70.00

Publisher: Murray 1834:

Seller ID: 5457

Condition: Second Edition, publisher's original quarter cloth. C.pp388 uncut, boards lightly marked & paper label darkened, very good copy. Title signed by Wm. Burgess 1837 of Exeter College, Oxford. With folding engraved map.

Aids To Reflection. Sixth Edition, enlarged. Edited by H. N. Coleridge.


Price: £105.00

Publisher: Pickering 1848:

Seller ID: 2576

Condition: 2 Vols, contemporary Rivière half black pebble morocco gilt. Sm.8vos, t.e.g., others uncut, bindings a little scuffed, blank prelims foxed and thus some light spotting of first & last printed leaves, else a very good set.

Histoire Du Communisme : ou refutation historique des utopies socialistes. 3rd Edition.

By: COMMUNISM : Alfred Sudre : Goldsmid : English Jewry.

Price: £155.00

Publisher: Paris, Lecou 1850:

Seller ID: 3101

Condition: * Goldsmid Copy. * Handsome mid-19thC basket-weave green morocco with gilt rules, spine with gilt panels & red morocco label. With Goldsmid gilt monogram: also Goldsmid armorial bookplate: binding ticket of T. Armstrong, London. C.pp540, spine bit dulled. Very attractive copy with clean crisp text.

The Life Of Sir John Falstaff : a biography from authentic sources by Robert B. Brough.

By: CRUIKSHANK : Robert B. Brough.

Price: £155.00

Publisher: Longmans 1858:

Seller ID: 8347

Condition: First Book Edition, contemporary half green calf gilt, red morocco label, green cloth sides. Roy.8vo, c.pp216, very slight wear, an excellent copy with text & plates clean & bright. Bound without half-title : with neat endpaper booklabel. With woodcut leaf + 20 plates drawn & etched by Cruikshank.

The Life Of George Cruikshank. By Blanchard Jerrold.

By: CRUIKSHANK, George : Blanchard Jerrold.

Price: £155.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus 1882:

Seller ID: 3506

Condition: First Edition, 2 Vols, brown cloth lettered & pictorially decorated in black & gilt. As ever some foxing & spotting, mainly associated with the illustrations. Else a very attractive copy of a book more usually found in poor condition, with the bindings here particularly bright & sharp. With 22 plates & numerous text vignettes. The first and principal life.

Small Packages : The Augustine Adventures : Nos 1 - 7.

By: D'ARBELOFF, Natalie.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, NdA Press 1984 - 1986.:

Seller ID: 9538

Condition: 7 Small Booklets, each c.pp16 plus covers, each in different coloured illustrated wrappers. Printed from cartoon-style hand-drawn texts and illustrations throughout. In excellent condition.

Wind Along The Waste [by Hon Mrs Wedgwood].

By: DANIEL PRESS : Mrs Wedgwood.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Oxford, Daniel Press 1902:

Seller ID: 8153

Condition: Original blue front wrapper with decorative titling. Sm.4to, c.pp48 uncut, excellent copy. Books from the Daniel Press are more usually found in poor condition, their vulnerable wrappers with overlapping yapp edges often crumpled and creased. This copy has been preserved in such excellent condition because a previous owner had it bound [excluding a couple of front & back blank leaves, and also the rear blue wrapper] into striking marbled paper boards with a paper spine label.

The Muses Gardin For Delights 1610 : or the Fift Booke of Ayres composed by Robert Jones. Introduction by William Barclay Squire.

By: DANIEL PRESS : Robert Jones : William Barclay Squire.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Oxford, Daniel Press 1901:

Seller ID: 4845

Condition: Original blue wrappers with decorative titling front & back. Sm.4to, c.pp62 uncut, extensive overlapping wrapper edges as ever bit nicked & rumpled, foredge of c.6 leaves spotted, else very good. ** Daniel Press books are more usually found in poor condition, their vulnerable wrappers with overlapping yapp edges often crumpled and creased. This copy is preserved in a modern boxed chemise in strikingly attractive marbled paper.

L'Homme Des Champs : ou Les Georgiques Françoises par Jacques Delille.

By: DELILLE, Jacques : Virgil.

Price: £155.00

Publisher: Basle, Jacques Decker, de l'imprimerie de Levrault, Strasbourg, 1800.:

Seller ID: 2658

Condition: With 4 engraved plates by Guerin. * Roger Senhouse Copy. * First [or 1st Basle] Edition, contemporary Continental-style marbled paper boards. Sm.8vo, pp[iv], xxxii, [33]-274, boards bit rubbed & darkened, later endpapers[?], clean text with large margins.

Coopers-Hill. A Poem written by the Honourable Sir John Denham, Knight of the Bath.

By: DENHAM, Sir John.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, printed and sold by H. Hills, in Black-fryars, near the Water-side 1709.:

Seller ID: 9524

Condition: Sewn in later marbled paper wrappers, handsome modern armorial bookplate on inside of wrappers. 8vo [binding c. 19.5 x 12 cms], pp16 uncut, occasionally roughly opened and cut close at the top just clipping a couple of page numbers, lower corner of A2 lacking small piece just affecting final word in three lines on p3, else a very good copy of a fragile piece.

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Green Leaves : new chapters in the life of Charles Dickens. By J. H. Stonehouse. Revised & Enlarged Edition.

By: DICKENS, Charles : J. H. Stonehouse.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Piccadilly Fountain Press 1931.:

Seller ID: 1060

Condition: Original grey-green boards & printed paper label. C.pp130 & 10 plates, as so often first and last few leaves and untrimmed foredges foxed or spotted, else a bright copy.