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Title:The Ancient and Present State of Glostershire
Price:GBP£2,950.00 (about USD$3,856.54)
Book ID:SL00-25306
Quantity:1
Publisher:Wm. Bowyer ( Printer ) for Richard Gosling, 1712
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
Wm. Bowyer ( Printer ) for Richard Gosling, 1712, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, First Edition

The first of the three great Gloucestershire county histories and particularly famous for its illustrations - a set of 61 double page engravings by Johannes Kip of the most notable country houses of the county. These views form a remarkable record of the architecture, gardens and landscaping of the early eighteenth century country house. The first edition is scarce. An interesting copy as it would appear to ... More Text...
Title:The Napoleon Museum: The History of France Illustrated
Price:AUD$3,705.00 (about USD$2,703.19)
Book ID:PW-18676
Quantity:1
Publisher:Not Stated, London, 1845
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (rebound in cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Not Stated, 1845, Hardcover (rebound in cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

From Louis XIV to the end of the reign and death of the Emperor, comprising marbles bronzes carvings gems decorations medallions drawings miniatures portraits pictures prints vignettes state-papers and manuscripts coins medals books etc. Rebound in grey cloth with pale yellow endpapers. Book weighs nearly six kilograms. Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3 (38 x 28 cm). ... More Text...
Title:Satyagraha in South Africa
Price:GBP£2,000.00 (about USD$2,614.61)
Book ID:DB03-19795
Quantity:1
Publisher:S. Ganesan, Triplicane, Madras, 1928
Edition:First English Language Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
S. Ganesan, 1928, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First English Language Edition

With viii page index. This edition, bound in full cloth, is the variant where the publisher Ganesan appears on both the spine and title page, as opposed to an alternate edition of 1928 whereby Ganesan is stated as publisher on the title page but Navajivan given on quarter cloth. There is no indication as to this being anything other than the first English language edition of ... More Text...
Title:American Commodities in an Age of Empire
Price:USD$2,006.00
ISBN:9780415945721
Book ID:BO00-51579
Quantity:1
Publisher:Routledge, 2006
Edition:Reprint
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Routledge, 2006, Softcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Reprint

Clean, crisp copy. Binding tight and straight, Inner pages crisp and clean.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; American History; ISBN/EAN: 9780415945721. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51579.
Title:Newport, Our Social Capital
Price:USD$2,000.00
Book ID:RE00-52012
Quantity:1
Publisher:Lippincott, London, 1905
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Lippincott, 1905, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

VAN RENSSELAER, MRS. JOHN KING. Newport, Our Social Capital, Philadelphia and London: Lippincott, 1905. Heavy quarto, copy No. 131 of 347, pp. 401, color frontis, photo plates, quarter-bound brown cloth boards recently rebacked, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering and nautical-themed heraldic decoration inside gilt border on upper panel, 2 maps in rear pocket, top edge ... More Text...
Title:Negro City Directory - Dallas, Texas 1947-1948
Price:USD$2,000.00
Book ID:PL00-104255
Quantity:1
Publisher:Dallas Times Herald, Dallas, TX, 1947
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Dallas Times Herald, 1947, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Fantastic and extremely rare book from Dallas of the 1940's. It contains many ads of local black-owned businesses, and profiles of colleges, churches, and prominent individuals. It also includes an alphabetical listing of black residents that is far more comprehensive than the regular phone book. Each listing includes address and occupation (when available), as well as listing ... More Text...
Title:Dictionnaire Universel Francois et Latin, Vulgairement Appele Dictionnaire de Trevoux. 8 volumes complete
Price:GBP£1,406.00 (about USD$1,838.07)
Book ID:BB08-04418071047
Quantity:1
Publisher:La Compagnie des Libraires Associes, Paris, 1771
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
La Compagnie des Libraires Associes, 1771, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Full Title: Dictionnaire Universel Francois et Latin, Vulgairement Appele Dictionnaire de Trevoux, Contenant la Signification & la Definition des mots de l'une & de l'autre Langue; avecs leurs differens usages; les termes propres de chaque Etat & de chaque Profession: La Description de toutes les choses naturelles & artificielles; leur figures, leurs especes,leur ... More Text...
Title:The Charter Granted by Their Majesties King William and Queen Mary, to the Inhabitants of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New-England
Price:USD$1,800.00
Book ID:DH00-009727
Quantity:1
Publisher:S. Kneeland, Boston, 1759
Edition:Edition Unstated
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
S. Kneeland, 1759, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated

Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight. Printed by Order of His Excellency the Governor, Counsel and House Of Representatives. Original full leather with five raised bands on spine, tall quarto, 14 pages of the Charter bound in first; 24 pages The Table (an Index to the Acts and Laws), Acts and Laws, of His ... More Text...
Title:Origines; Or, Remarks On The Origin Of Several Empires, States And Cities [Complete in Four Volumes]
Price:GBP£1,250.00 (about USD$1,634.13)
Book ID:JT00-8950
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed By A J Valpy, London, 1824
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed By A J Valpy, 1824, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Inscribed by person(s) connected with book

DATED 1824-1829. Contents: v. 1. Babylonian empire. Assyrian empire. Empire of Iran -- v. 2. Egypt -- v. 3. Phoenicia. Arabia -- v. 4. Asia Minor. Books - Contents, previous owner's neat pencil annotation to some pages, occasional slight browning and marking mostly to rough trimmed page edges and borders. Title page of volume I with some ... More Text...
Title:The History of England, (2 vols), with the Continuation from the Revolution to the Accession of King George II, Summary and Lists, (2 vols)
Price:GBP£1,140.00 (about USD$1,490.33)
Book ID:BB08-42015121229
Quantity:1
Publisher:Published by James, John & Paul Knapton, The Crown Inn, Ludgate-Street near the West End of St. Paul’s, 1732
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Published by James, John & Paul Knapton, 1732, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

The History of England. Written in French by Mr. Rapin de Thoyras. Translated into English, with additional notes, by N. Tindal, Vicar of Great Waltham in Essex (Vols. I & II) and Continued from the Revolution to the Accession of King George II by N. Tindal (Vols. III & IV). Four matching contemporary full leather large folio volumes with some wear at ... More Text...
Title:MYTHICAL ORIGIN OF THE EGYPTIAN TEMPLE
Price:GBP£975.00 (about USD$1,274.62)
ISBN:719003113
Book ID:B500-21064
Quantity:1
Publisher:MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS, 1969
Edition:1ST
MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS, 1969, 1ST

355 pp. Text figures. Brown cloth. Title gilt spine. Light foxing to foredge. Near Fine in price clipped dust jacket nicked at top rear
Title:The Diary Of Samuel Pepys M.A. F.R.S. (Clerk of The Acts and Secretary to The Admirality)
Price:GBP£950.00 (about USD$1,241.94)
Book ID:TP01-43186
Quantity:1
Publisher:George Bell & Sons, 1899
Edition:Reprint
Binding:Half BrownLeather with linen Boards
Condition:Good Condition
George Bell & Sons, 1899, Half BrownLeather with linen Boards, Book Condition: Good Condition, Reprint

Five Gilt raised band to spine,with gilt lines to covers.Slight wear and rubbing. Owner's book plate laid in.Etching of Pepys to frontispiece.Transcribed from the shorthand manuscript in the Pepysian Library Magdelene College Cambridge by The Rev. Mynors Bright. With Lord Braybrooke's Notes, edited with additions by Henry. B. Wheatley F.S.A. Size: Octavo. 10-volume set (complete). Category: History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:The Popular History of England
Price:USD$1,200.00
Book ID:MI00-003591
Quantity:1
Publisher:James Sangster, London
Edition:Early Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Very Good+ Condition
James Sangster, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good+ Condition, Early Edition

Nine volume set. Highly illustrated by steel engravings. Author wrote this history to be more accessible than the existing History of England by Hume, and also, that history ended in 1689. This covers up through 1883. Beautifully rebound by Zaehnsdorf in dark green leather over marbled boards and endpapers. Gilt rules around leather edges on covers. Raised bands gilt lettering and decorations on spine. ... More Text...
Title:I Was a Doctor in Auschwitz-SIGNED
Price:USD$1,200.00
Book ID:BO00-48896
Quantity:1
Publisher:International Universities Press, 1948
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
International Universities Press, 1948, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition

Blue cloth binding tight and straight. Personally inscribed by author to a fellow physician. Scarce dust jacket is price-intact, small edgetears and light rubbing, now protected within mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; Judaice; case; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 48896.
Title:The Historie of Guicciardin: Containing the Warres of Italie and Other Parts, Continued for Manie Yeares Under Sundrie Kings and Princes, Together with the Variations and Accidents of the Same
Price:USD$1,200.00
Book ID:DH00-012669
Quantity:1
Publisher:Richard Field, London, 1618
Edition:Third Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Richard Field, 1618, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Third Edition

Size: Folio. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is sound. Rebacked, full brown leather, 6 raised bands, [8], 821, [9] pages, alphabetical list of topics, decorated letters and other illustrative elements. This third edition reinstates "a Digression towards the end of the fourth Booke, which had bene formerly effaced out of ... More Text...
Title:Revue de L'Orient Latin [ROL]
Price:USD$1,200.00
Book ID:B008-ML025
Quantity:1
Publisher:Culture et Civilisation, Bruxelles, 1964
Edition:Reprint
Binding:Hard Cover
Condition:Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Culture et Civilisation, 1964, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Reprint

Size: Large Octavo, Complete set of twelve volumes of this important resource for Medieval scholars. Full brown cloth, gilt titles, some edgewear, each volume has an unobtrusive institutional rubberstamp on the front pastedown and title page, volume XI is slightly warped. Text in French & Latin; reprints of the 1893 to 1911 scholarly journal which in turn studied and reprinted primary medieval source documents & letters. Over 5,000 pages. Large, heavy, scarce set, Set
Title:The Little Black Princess: A True Tale of Life in the Never-Never Land
Price:AUD$1,425.00 (about USD$1,039.69)
Book ID:PW-24198
Quantity:1
Publisher:Alexander Moring / Melville & Mullen, 1905
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Alexander Moring / Melville & Mullen, 1905, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Complete with all plates. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is loose but fully intact. Spine sunned. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Deckled edges (rough cut), ... More Text...
Title:A Friendly Address to All Reasonable Americans, on the Subject of Our Political Confusions: In Which the Necessary Consequences of Violently Opposing the King's Troops, and of a General Non-Importation Are Fairly Stated
Price:USD$1,000.00
Book ID:DH00-007933
Quantity:1
Publisher:No Publisher Stated, None Stated, 1774
Edition:Edition Unstated
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
No Publisher Stated, 1774, Softcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated

Size: Octavo (standard book size). 55 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight. Removed from original covers so that it begins with title page (binding is tight), soiled, front and back pages repaired (small pieces missing from both), faint previous owner stamp on first page, interior has some scattered foxing ... More Text...
Title:Panegirico Alla Sacra Maesta di Napoleone Detto Nell' Accademia Letteraria di Cesena Li XVI Agosto 1807
Price:USD$1,000.00
Book ID:PL00-001309
Quantity:1
Publisher:Fresso i Fratelli Masi e Compagno, Bologna, Italy, 1808
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fair Condition
Fresso i Fratelli Masi e Compagno, 1808, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair Condition, First Edition

This is a very rare book on Napoleon, written 8 years prior to Waterloo. I have only found 5 copies in libraries worldwide. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. Text is in Italian. About 1/3 of the spine has been chipped away at the top, and the outer paper cover is gone from most of the rest of it. Both hinges are cracked about the same distance along the top of the spine. Heavy foxing throughout. ... More Text...
Title:The Country Spectator
Price:GBP£750.00 (about USD$980.48)
Book ID:DB03-22337
Quantity:1
Publisher:Mozley and Co, Gainsborough, 1793
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Mozley and Co, 1793, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Comprised of all 33 parts, originally issued periodically, and dated Tuesday, 9 October, 1792 to Tuesday, 21 May, 1793. Here bound as one in half leather with continuous pagination. The editor was a noted Anglican bishop, who in 1814 became the first Bishop of Calcutta. Loosely inserted is a magazine snippet with some details as to his appointment. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 266 ... More Text...
Title:The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire: A New Edition 9-Volume Set
Price:USD$925.00
Book ID:BO00-28218
Quantity:1
Publisher:J. J. Tourneisen, Basle, 1789
Edition:Reprint
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
J. J. Tourneisen, 1789, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Reprint

9 volumes of 13 vol. Set. Missing vols. 1, 2,3, 4. Brown morocco leather, Arabic numerals on spine bands. Last volume (#13, ) states "Notes to the six first volumes." Maroon spine label, six bands. Boards mildly bowed, corners turned inward slightly, spine edges lightly rubbed. Inner pages show foxing, sunning but are otherwise unmarked. Extra postage will be required for this multi-volume set. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; case; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28218.
Title:THE WORKS OF EDWARD GIBBON The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Price:USD$900.00
Book ID:MI00-4355
Quantity:1
Publisher:Fred De Fau & Company, New York, 1906
Edition:Limited Edition
Illustrator:Frontispieces
Binding:Hardcover (Three-Quarter Leather)
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Fred De Fau & Company, 1906, Hardcover (Three-Quarter Leather), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Limited Edition, Illustrated By: Frontispieces

Edition Lausanne, limited to 1000 copies of which this is number 124. Edited by J. B. Bury, with an introduction by the Rt. Hon. W. E. H. Lecky. The first 12 volumes are his History of Rome. Volume 13 is The Autobiographies of Edward Gibbon (his Memoirs were written in different sets by Gibbons are are collected in their original form. Volume 14 is his ... More Text...
Title:French Murder! A Circumstantial Account of the Reported Conspiracy Against Buonaparte, First Consul of France [and] an Authentic Detail of the Murder of the Duke of D'Enghein
Price:USD$850.00
Book ID:DH00-012560
Quantity:1
Publisher:A. Kemmish, [London], 1804
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Softcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
A. Kemmish, 1804, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Size: 16mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is sound. Blue wraps, 28 pages, fold-out engraving of the Murder of the Duke D'Enghein. Full title: French Murder! A Circumstantial Account of the Reported Conspiracy Against Buonaparte, First Consul of France. With the Particulars relative to the Apprehension and Examination of the ... More Text...
Title:A Treatise on Money
Price:GBP£650.00 (about USD$849.75)
Book ID:TP01-20272
Quantity:1
Publisher:MacMillan & Co, 1930
Condition:volume 2 torn at spine otherwise in good general condition,
MacMillan & Co, 1930, Book Condition: volume 2 torn at spine otherwise in good general condition,

1st edition, blue cloth binding with gilt tooling, Category: Economics; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:The Montgomery Manuscripts. Containing Accounts Of The Colonization Of The Ardes, In The County Of Down, In The Reigns Of Elizabeth And James
Price:AUD$1,130.00 (about USD$824.46)
Book ID:SI00-004736
Quantity:1
Publisher:News-Letter Office, Belfast, 1830
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Half-Leather
Condition:Good
News-Letter Office, 1830, Half-Leather, Book Condition: Good, First Edition

335 pages + References Pages. 350 grams. Bound in half-leather with marbled boards; gilt titles on red; gilt decorations at spine; book originally purchased from 'Savage Estate' in Brisbane. Savage bookplate to front free endpaper; small handwritten 'Savage' lineage information. Book iin good lightly marked condition with some wear to boards; some foxing and a little water-marking. Rear board separating from spine. Scarcish title. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Non-fiction, History.; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 004736.
Title:history of the Commonwealth of England from its commencement to the restoration of Charles the second [in four volumes – 1824, 1826, 1827, 1828 in matching bindings]
Price:AUD$1,120.00 (about USD$817.16)
Book ID:SB00-0274586
Quantity:1
Publisher:Henry Colburn, London, 1824
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Henry Colburn, 1824, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

volume I the Civil War volume II continued history of the Commonwealth volume III from the death of Charles I to the protectorate volume IV Oliver, Lord Protector slight rubbing and chipping of the leather at the head of volumes one & two, previous owner's plate on the inside of the front cover of each volume, and on the verso of the front end page of volume 1 are to newspaper clippings relating to the book ... More Text...
Title:Guia General de Venezuela (Primer Tomo)- Generalidades / Estados Tachira, Merida, Trujillo, Lara, Falcon Y Zulia
Price:USD$800.00
Book ID:PL00-106000
Quantity:1
Publisher:Apartado 507, Caracas, Venezuela, 1929
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Apartado 507, 1929, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Limited edition - unnumbered copy of 5000. 658 photographs, numerous sketches, fold-out maps, etc. Slight tear to one of the fold-out maps, but they're all in Very Good condition. Text entirely in Spanish. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 832 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Spine is cracking down both sides, but is fully intact. Heavy shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 6 pounds. Category: History; Non-English Language::Spanish; Countries & Travel; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106000.
Title:Memoires of the Lives, Actions, Sufferings & Deaths of those Noble, Reverend, and Excellent Personages, that suffered by Death, Sequestration, Decimation, or otherwise, for the Protestant Religion etc
Price:GBP£589.00 (about USD$770.00)
Book ID:BB08-42617081026
Quantity:1
Publisher:Samuel Speed etc, London, 1668
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Samuel Speed etc, 1668, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Full Title: Memoires of the Lives, Actions, Sufferings & Deaths of those Noble, Reverend, and Excellent Personages, that suffered by Death, Sequestration, Decimation, or otherwise, for the Protestant Religion, and the great principle thereof, allegiance to their soveraigne, in our late intestine wars, from the year 1637, to the year 1660. and from thence continued to 1666. With the ... More Text...
Title:The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volumes 1-4 (4 volumes of 6)
Price:USD$700.00
Book ID:TD00-152077
Quantity:1
Publisher:White, Dublin, 1789
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
White, 1789, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Sparse underlining to text. Moderate foxing throughout. Pages lightly tanned. Previous owner's name on free endpage. Dust soiling to top edge of text block. Mottled calf boards bumped and worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Volumes 1-4 of 6. Rubbing and wear to boards. Vol. 1: Front free endpage clipped at top corner. portrait frontispiece. Vol. 2: Small holes in title page. Vol. 3: Fold-out map. Vol. 4: Minor dampstain to the bottom corner of the first few pages. Quantity Available: 1. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 152077.
Title:The Rivers of France; Turner's Rivers of France - The Loire
Price:GBP£522.60 (about USD$683.20)
Book ID:BB08-3190-7829
Quantity:1
Publisher:Longman Eees Brown Green & Longman; J McCormick, 1837
Edition:Edition Unstated
Illustrator:J M W Turner
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Longman Eees Brown Green & Longman; J McCormick, 1837, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition Unstated, Illustrated By: J M W Turner

2 separately published volumes in matching bindings with rubbed half-leather and marbled boards with dual text in French and in English and numerous plates from drawings by J M W Turner. The Rivers of France was published in 1837 by Longman Eees Brown Green & Longman, the front board is detached with a bookplate of W Clifton on ... More Text...
Title:Records of the Colony of New Plymouth in New England - 6 volumes in 4
Price:USD$675.00
Book ID:BO00-35723
Quantity:1
Publisher:William White, 1855
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
William White, 1855, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

6 volumes in 4 (out of 10) from this series of reports. Includes: Vol. I Court Orders, 1633-1640 [and] Vol. II Court Orders, 1641-1651. 1855. * Vol. III Court Orders, 1651-1661 [and] Vol. IV Court Orders, 1661-1668. 1855. * Vol. VIII Miscellaneous Records, 1633-1689. 1857. * Edited by David Pulsifer. Vol. XI Laws, 1623-1682. 1961. All together 6 quarto volumes, bound as 4, each in cloth, decorated and ... More Text...
Title:The Honourable Artillery Company in the Great War 1914-1919
Price:GBP£500.00 (about USD$653.66)
Book ID:HB00-022004
Quantity:1
Publisher:Seeley Service, 1930
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Quarter Leather)
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Seeley Service, 1930, Hardcover (Quarter Leather), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, 1st Edition

Foreword by The Earl of Denbigh and Esmond (Commander of the HAC at the time) and signed by him. From a limited edition of 260 copies, 250 for sale, this being number 71. Printed on pure rag paper (deckled edges). De luxe edition with a tissue protected frontispiece in colour and gold. Blue morocco with 5 raised bands. Gilt spine titles. Gilt coat of arms to front boards. ... More Text...
Title:The Post Office Annual Directory For 1808 Being A list Of Upwards of 16,000 Merchants, Traders, &Co. of London and Parts Adjacent
Price:GBP£500.00 (about USD$653.66)
Book ID:TP01-40996
Quantity:1
Publisher:Printed by T.Maiden, London, 1808
Edition:Ninth
Binding:Rebound with new Linen red back strip, marbled boards
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Printed by T.Maiden, 1808, Rebound with new Linen red back strip, marbled boards, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Ninth

General Information Relating to the Post Office, Insertion of new endpapers Ninth. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Category: History; Britain/UK; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:William H. Prescott's Works, 12 volume set
Price:USD$650.00
Book ID:DH00-011823
Quantity:1
Publisher:George Routledge and Sons, London
Edition:New and Revised Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
George Routledge and Sons, No date, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, New and Revised Edition

Size: Octavo (standard book size). 12-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Bound by Riviere & Son. All 12 volumes: Half brown gilt-stamped leather with marbled paper over boards, 5 raised bands, top edges gilt, other edgs uncut, ... More Text...
Title:Historical and Descriptive Memoir on the Town and Environs of Jerusalem To Accompany the Ordnance Survey
Price:USD$650.00
Book ID:BO00-41851
Quantity:1
Publisher:John W. Parker, 1859
Edition:First
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John W. Parker, 1859, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First

Cloth embossed boards, gilt cover design, spine lettering. 1/2" of spine paper professionally restored. Binding tight, inner pages unmarked. Library bookplate of Newton Theological Seminary to inner pastedown, Bookplate from London publisher Sampson Low, Son & Co. Please contact for international shipping information. ; 164 pages; This document follows the first official ordnance ... More Text...
Title:Oeuvres Complettes De L'Abbe De Mably. [ Complete Set in 24 Volumes ]
Price:GBP£495.00 (about USD$647.12)
Book ID:SL00-0020957
Quantity:1
Publisher:Chez Bossange, Masson et Besson, Paris, 1797
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good
Chez Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1797, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, First Edition

Gabriel Bonnot de Mably ( b. Grenoble, 14 March 1709, d. 2 April 1785 in Paris ), sometimes known as Abbé de Mably, was a French philosopher and politician. He was one of the 18th century's most popular writers but largely passed into obscurity in the 20th century. His works contributed to the later concepts of both communism and republicanism. His most known contribution is Entretiens de Phocion, a dialogue first ... More Text...
Title:Oeuvres De C. F. Volney
Price:GBP£495.00 (about USD$647.12)
Book ID:SL00-0021977
Quantity:1
Publisher:Parmentier, Paris, 1826
Edition:Second Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good
Parmentier, 1826, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Second Edition

Constantin François de Chasseboeuf, Comte de Volney ( 3 February 1757 - 25 April 1820 ) was a French philosopher, historian, orientalist, and politician. He was at first surnamed Boisgirais after his father's estate, but afterwards assumed the name of Volney ( which he had created as a contraction of Voltaire and Ferney ). Volume I: Les ruines, ou meditation sur les revolutions des empires. Volumes II and III: Voyage en Egypte et en ... More Text...
Title:Narrative of a Survey of the Inter-Tropical and Western Coasts of Australia, Performed between the Years 1818 and 1822 by Captain Philip P. King, with an Appendix, Containing Various Subjects Relating to the Hydrography and Natural History [2 Vols]
Price:AUD$880.00 (about USD$642.06)
Book ID:SB00-0109621
Quantity:1
Publisher:Libraries Board of South Australia, Adelaide, 1969
Edition:Facsimile Edition -- First Thus
Illustrator:Illustrated
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Libraries Board of South Australia, 1969, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Facsimile Edition -- First Thus, Illustrated By: Illustrated

1.840 kg (combined weight]; Volume 1: -- XLII, 452 pages, last page blank, preface by author, list of plates, introduction. At the beginning of the text that there is a five page foldout map showing the intertropical and west coasts of Australia. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white plates, charts and woodcuts. ... More Text...
Title:History of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, from the Historic Times to the Present Date, Embracing a Summary Sketch of the Native Tribes, and an Exhaustive Record of Men and Events for the Past Century
Price:USD$625.00
Book ID:B008-r0121os
Quantity:1
Publisher:Western Historical Company, Chicago, 1881
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hard Cover
Condition:Good
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
Western Historical Company, 1881, Hard Cover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, First Edition

Size: 8½" by 10", Stout history of Wisconsin's largest city. Hardcover, recently rebound, black spine over grey cloth-covered boards. Corners slightly rubbed; light tanning & stains to pages, title page creased, a few names underlined, mostly in pencil. 1663 pages, portraits, maps including folding bird's-eye view, map at page 32, illustrations. Extra shipping will be required for expedited or international orders; please inquire for a quote.
Title:Stonehenge and Its Barrows
Price:GBP£475.00 (about USD$620.97)
Book ID:TP01-41384
Quantity:1
Publisher:H. F. & E.Bull, Devizes, 1876
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Half red leather, green cloth
Condition:Very Good Condition
H. F. & E.Bull, 1876, Half red leather, green cloth, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, First Edition

with maps and illustrations, one map torn, very scarce book Five raised bands with gilt lettering to spine with green label Size: Quarto. Slight wear to spine. Moderately foxed throughout. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. slight wear to covers. Category: History; Britain/UK; 19th century; Archaeology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:The Unknown Kaipara: Five Aspects of its History, 1250-1875
Price:AUD$850.00 (about USD$620.17)
Signed:By Author
ISBN:0473088312
Book ID:LU00-0006710
Quantity:1
Publisher:T. B. Byrne, Auckland, 2002
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Very Good
T. B. Byrne, 2002, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition, Signed by Author

Signed and numbered edition of 500. This is number 104. Size: 30cm x 19cm. 562 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Light foxing and soiling to outside edges of text block. Small indent mark to rear board. Very light rubbing/wear to board edges. Dust Jacket is fully ... More Text...
Title:L'Union Indochinoise Francaise ou Indochine Orientale: Regions Naturelles et Geographie Economique
Price:USD$616.00
Book ID:TD00-113200
Quantity:1
Publisher:Imprimerie d'Extreme-Orient, Hanoi, 1935
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Fair
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Imprimerie d'Extreme-Orient, 1935, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Text is in French. Text clean. Small number written lightly on front free endpage. Back hinge cracked, but binding still secure. Pages tanned with light soiling. Black & white photographs. Boards bumped and worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Boards wrinkled with soiling. Chipping and surface tears to edges of boards. Closed tears to rear board. Quantity Available: 1. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 113200.
Title:Coventry: its history & antiquities compiled by Benjamin Poole, from authentic publications, ancient manuscripts and charters, corporation records, original contributions, etc. Illustrated by W. Fred. Taunton, with sixty exquisite ... (Truncated)
Price:GBP£450.00 (about USD$588.29)
Book ID:LC02-021607
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Russell Smith, London, 1870
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Quarter Leather)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Russell Smith, 1870, Hardcover (Quarter Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Full Book Title: Coventry: its history & antiquities compiled by Benjamin Poole, from authentic publications, ancient manuscripts and charters, corporation records, original contributions, etc. Illustrated by W. Fred. Taunton, with sixty exquisite tinted etchings, fac-Similes, Maps, &c., chiefly from drawings made for the ... More Text...
Title:The History and Antiquities of the County of Suffolk: With Genealogical and Architectural Notices of Its Several Towns and Villages [Two Volume Set]
Price:GBP£450.00 (about USD$588.29)
Book ID:B009-3759
Quantity:1
Publisher:John Weale, London, 1846
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover (Half Leather)
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
John Weale, 1846, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

A handsome set bound in half-leather with marbled boards; five raised bands with gilt decoration(worn) to spines with gilt titles to red panels; The standard county history though never completed, covering only the Hundreds of Wangford, Mutford, Lothingland & Blything. Suckling fell out with his publisher and issued the second volume himself by subscription. The remaining ... More Text...
Title:SOVIET PHOTOGRAPHY 1939
Price:GBP£450.00 (about USD$588.29)
Book ID:O002-041720
Quantity:1
Publisher:State Publishing House for Cinematographical Literature, Moscow, 1939
Edition:1st Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Poor
State Publishing House for Cinematographical Literature, 1939, Hardcover, Book Condition: Poor, 1st Edition

Russian propaganda featuring diverse b/w photographic images throughout with an introduction. Photographs by Rodchenko, Novitsky, Alpert, Markov, Kislov, etc., etc. Text in English. First Edition. State Publishing House for Cinematographical Literature, Moscow 1939. illus unpaginated hb spine badly damaged & covers discoloured & marked, some damp damage, pages browned, contents sound, poor Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Pages: 0
Title:Historische Chronyck, vervattende de gedenkwaardighste geschiedeniffen voorgevallen van't begin des werelts tot op't Jaar 1660. Tweede Deel
Price:GBP£450.00 (about USD$588.29)
Book ID:TP01-55286
Quantity:1
Publisher:Joannes Brouwer, Amsterdam, 1660
Binding:Hardcover (Vellum)
Condition:Good Condition
Joannes Brouwer, 1660, Hardcover (Vellum), Book Condition: Good Condition

The second part of this history of the world in contemporary full vellum with handwritten titles to the back. The book is distinguished by the large number of copper plate engravings of events in history, with a bias towards and violent and dramatic. The vellum is in good condition save for a split to the bottom of the upper hinge. The boards are, however, still solidly attached. Dutch language throughout. Size: Folio. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:The Carpenter's New Guide: Being a Complete Book of Lines for Carpentry and Joinery Treating Fully on Practical Geometry, Soffits , Brick and Plaister Groins , Niches of Every Description , Sky - Lights ,Lines for Roofs and Domes : ... (Truncated)
Price:GBP£435.00 (about USD$568.68)
Signed:By a Contributor
Book ID:BC00-002279
Quantity:1
Publisher:J Taylor at the Architectural Library, 59 High Holborn London, 1805
Edition:The Fourth Edition
Illustrator:Seventy Eight Copper Plates
Binding:Half Leather
Condition:Very Good (minor foxing)
Dust Jacket:No Jacket
J Taylor at the Architectural Library, 1805, Half Leather, Book Condition: Very Good (minor foxing), Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, The Fourth Edition, NOT Inscribed or Signed, Illustrated By: Seventy Eight Copper Plates

Full Book Title: The Carpenter's New Guide: Being a Complete Book of Lines for Carpentry and Joinery Treating Fully on Practical Geometry, Soffits , Brick and Plaister Groins , Niches of Every Description , Sky - Lights ,Lines for Roofs and Domes : With (continued ... More Text...
Title:The History of England From The Revolution To The Death Of George The Second (Designed as a Continuation of Mr. Hume's History)
Price:GBP£425.00 (about USD$555.61)
Book ID:TP01-43184
Quantity:1
Publisher:London, Printed for Cadell, London, 1841
Edition:New Edition
Binding:Full red Leather with decorative gilt to spine
Condition:Near Fine Condition
London, Printed for Cadell, 1841, Full red Leather with decorative gilt to spine, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, New Edition

five raised bands with gilt black labels to spine, some wear to covers and slight bumps to covers, Bound by Webb of Liverpool. This edition has the Author's last corrections and improvements.Marbled edges slightly faded. Owners book plate to endpapers.Some slight foxing. Size: Octavo. 6-volume set (complete). Category: History; Britain/UK; 19th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.
Title:Wall Street Under Oath: The Story of our Modern Moneychangers
Price:USD$550.00
Book ID:QB00-1049
Quantity:1
Publisher:Simon & Schuster, New York, 1939
Edition:First Edition
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Near Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:No Dust Jacket
Simon & Schuster, 1939, Hardcover, Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition

Near Fine hardback with no Dust Jacket. Apparent First Edition (no additional printings on copyright page; owner's inscription dated March 1939). xi, 311, [2] p. 21 cm. Blue cloth over boards with gilt title on front cover and spine. Pecora was counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking and Currency and in that position led the committee's 1933-34 investigation into what he ... More Text...
Title:An Account of the Settlements of the New Zealand Company, from Personal Observation During a Residence at Their
Price:AUD$720.00 (about USD$525.32)
Book ID:SB00-0109019
Quantity:1
Publisher:Smith, Elder and Co, London, 1841
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Illustrated
Binding:Hardcover
Condition:Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Smith, Elder and Co, 1841, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Illustrated

395 g. (combined weight); IV, 5-88 pages, the last page. There is a four page, folio size, foldout map at the beginning of the text -- showing a map of Colony of New Zealand from Official Documents, there is also a small world map showing position of New Zealand in comparison to the rest of the world. The text is illustrated with two steel etched plates: -- the first ... More Text...

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