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By: CASSIDY, John.
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.
Publisher: Dublin UP for Hodges & Smith 1844.:
Seller ID: 2199
Condition: First Edition, gilt cloth neatly rebacked retaining original backstrip. C.pp430, text slightly darkened and just a bit spotted, an excellent stout copy. With the tipped-in errata slip between p.xii and p.1.
Publisher: London, Addey 1853:
Seller ID: 9118
Condition: First Edition, original blue cloth gilt. Text with a.e.g., ppviii + 301 + final blank + 8 advts. Very neatly rebacked retaining the original backstrip which is faded and very neatly repaired at extreme head and foot, with new front free endpaper. Original front pastedown with couple of neat 19thC signatures : also small attractive modern booklabel. Overall a very good firm copy of a cheaply produced and vulnerable book. With 8 full-page plates, all hand-coloured. Not listed in The Sandler Collection.
By: MIDON, Francis.
Publisher: For R. Manby in the Old-Bailey near Ludgate-hill 1756:
Seller ID: 8982
Condition: * Philip Gosse Copy.* 2nd Edition, [?but later reissue?], contemporary speckled calf, very neatly rebacked retaining the original backstrip, later morocco label. Sm.8vo, portrait + c.pp240, title-page lightly damp-marked, contents very crisp. Binding lightly scuffed at corners, but a very good mellow copy.
Publisher: Printed for Tonson ... and Awnsham . and John Churchill 1693:
Seller ID: 8993
Condition: * Philip Gosse Copy.* 4th Edition, 19thC half calf over marbled paper sides. Sm.8vo, pp[iv] + 232, binding bit rubbed and worn but stout. Internally very clean and crisp : title-page with neat 17th/18thC signature of Robt. Mee [??] : and with some neat marginal notes and comments in ink in his hand.
Publisher: Dublin, Grant and Bolton; London, James Fraser 1841:
Seller ID: 9146
Condition: First Edition, publisher's original mauve cloth gilt. Tall 8vo, pp100, original cloth typically slightly faded around the backstrip and with a few other light marks. Very small puncture to the edge of the top gilt motif on the backstrip, but overall a pretty good copy of a rare book. With half-title + tipped-in Errata slip.
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.
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.