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1 ANCIENT ORDER OF FORESTERS' FRIENDLY SOCIETY. Formularies and Lectures of the Ancient Order of Foresters' Friendly Society. Adopted Persuant in the Resolution of the Bristol H.C.M., 1857.
Huddersfield: The Executive Council, 1856. 
8vo. pp. iv, 5 - 68, [p2]. Early pages soiled and pp 7/8bacdly torn with no loss. Pasted to the front pastedown and verso of the first free end paper are printed versions of 'Key Solutions of the Quarterly and Travelling Pass Words' by which members could identify one another. Original blind stamped cloth. 
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2 INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS New Making, or Initiation Charge Adopted by the Director and Authorised by the Shrewsbury A.M.C. 1860. Amended in 1868.
Manchester: Printed by the G.M. and Board of Directors, [1868] 
12mo. pp. 8. Soiled and loose within sheep backed boards. 
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3 INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS Supplement to the Lecture-Book, of the Manchester Unity, of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows. 1834.
Cockermouth: Printed by P. Pr. G. M. John Naisbit, C.S., 1845. 
12mo. pp. 66. Contemporary sheep. A little finger marked otherwise Very Good. 
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4 INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS The Lectures Used by the Manchester Unity of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Sanctioned and Approved by the Bristol A.M.C. June, 1846.
Printed by P.G. Griffin, [1846]. 
12mo. pp. 64. Contemporary sheep, a little finger marked but Very Good. 
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5 JEFFREYS, Sir George The Arraignment, Tryal & Condemnation of Algernon Sidney, Esq; for High treason. For Conspiring the Death of the King, and Intending to Raise a Rebellion in This Kingdom. Before the Right Honourable Sir george Jeffreys, Knight and Baronet, Lord Chief Justice of England, at His Majesties Court of King-Bench at Westminster, on the 7th. 21th. and 27th. of November, 1683.
Printed for Benj Tooke at the Ship in St. Paul’s Church yard, 1684. 
Small folio. pp. 67. Disbound but Very Good. law history trials treason 
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A Genealogical Record of the Families of King and Henham, in the County of Kent. Containing Pedigrees of Cox, Knowles, Hopwood, Thornton, Peckham, Sex, Hicks, Hughes, Alexander, Woodhams, Larkin, Wild, Coveney, Boorman, Gore, Hatch, Vine, Plane, Iden, etc., KING, William Louis
6 KING, William Louis A Genealogical Record of the Families of King and Henham, in the County of Kent. Containing Pedigrees of Cox, Knowles, Hopwood, Thornton, Peckham, Sex, Hicks, Hughes, Alexander, Woodhams, Larkin, Wild, Coveney, Boorman, Gore, Hatch, Vine, Plane, Iden, etc.
Mitchell and Hughes, 1899. 
Folio. pp. 39; 2 illustrations, photogravure. Original cloth a little rubbed and spotted with a little wear to the head of the spine. Tipped in is a short ALs from the author addressed to an unnamed contributor to the book and presenting him with a copy. With occasional pencil annotations. Privately printed in an edition of only 40 copies. 
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Baronia Anglica. An History of the Land-Honors and Baronies, and of the Tenure in Capite. Verified by Records., MADOX, Thomas
7 MADOX, Thomas Baronia Anglica. An History of the Land-Honors and Baronies, and of the Tenure in Capite. Verified by Records.
Francis Gosling, 1741. 
Folio. pp. 292, [27, index]. Nineteenth century full calf, gilt, rubbed on the spine and lacking the title label otherwise Very Good. 
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Formulare Anglicanum: or, a Collection of Ancient Charters and Instruments of Divers Kinds Taken from Originals Placed Under Several Heads, and Deduced (in a series according to their time) from the Norman Conquest, to the End of the Reign of King Henry the VIII., MADOX, Thomas
8 MADOX, Thomas Formulare Anglicanum: or, a Collection of Ancient Charters and Instruments of Divers Kinds Taken from Originals Placed Under Several Heads, and Deduced (in a series according to their time) from the Norman Conquest, to the End of the Reign of King Henry the VIII.
Jacob Tonson, 1702. 
folio. pp. [10], xxxiv, 441, [11]; 2 folding plates. Full contemporary speckled calf, a little worn on the spine but sound. The rare Large Paper edition, 377 x 230 mm with a penciled note "From the Library of the Marquis of Hastings" 
Price: 400.00 GBP
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Il Senato Fioentino o sia Notizia de Senatori Fiorentini dal suo principio fino al presente. Seconda edizione ampliata. Al Nobiliss. Sig. Marchese Alamanno Bartolini Salimbeni., MANNI, Dominico Maria
9 MANNI, Dominico Maria Il Senato Fioentino o sia Notizia de Senatori Fiorentini dal suo principio fino al presente. Seconda edizione ampliata. Al Nobiliss. Sig. Marchese Alamanno Bartolini Salimbeni.
Firenze: per lo stecchi, e il pagani, 1771. 
Small 4to. pp. VIII, xliii, 143, [1 printed addenda], [5, manuscript addenda]. Contemporary half Italian (?) vellum a little soiled with 4 pin pricks in the spine, but an excellent clean copy. With engraved title page and engraved armorials throughout. The single sheet printed addenda covers two senators appointed in 1767; the five pages of neat contemporary manuscript cover a further eight senators appointed up to 1782, each with a hand drawn armorial. genealogy italy florence 
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History of the Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wire-Drawers and of the Origin and Development of the Industry Which the Company Represents., STEWART, Horace
10 STEWART, Horace History of the Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wire-Drawers and of the Origin and Development of the Industry Which the Company Represents.
The Leadenhall Press, 1891. 
4to. pp. xvi, 140; plates and line illustrations. Original decorated cloth, a little worn and front inner joint a little tender. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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An Inquiry Into the Present State of the Existing County rate, Addressed to Owners and Occupiers of Lands Within the County of Dorset. Minutes of Evidence Before a Select Committee of the House of Lords, Appointed to Inquire into the Charges on County Rates in England and Wales., YEATMAN, Rev. Harry Farr
11 YEATMAN, Rev. Harry Farr An Inquiry Into the Present State of the Existing County rate, Addressed to Owners and Occupiers of Lands Within the County of Dorset. Minutes of Evidence Before a Select Committee of the House of Lords, Appointed to Inquire into the Charges on County Rates in England and Wales.
Sherborne: T.H. Toll, [1835] 
8vo. pp. 138. Contemporary sheep. Old repair to the spine otherwise Very Good. Originally published as two separate items in 1828 and 1835, this is the first collected edition. 
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12 YEATMAN, Rev. Harry Farr The Report of a Speech on the Policy of the Existing Corn Laws, in Opposition to the Ministerial Plan of a Fixed Duty on Corn; Delivered at the Town Hall at Dorchester, on the 15th of May, 1841.
Sherborne: T.H. Toll, 1841. 
8vo. pp. 106. Contemporary sheep, worn on the spine, first gathering loose. 
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13 [SOMERVILLE, Alexander] Memoirs of Serjeant Paul Swanston; Being a Narrative of a Soldier's Life, in Barracks, Ships, Camps, Battles, and Captivity on Sea and Land; With Notices of the Most Adventurous of His Comrades, written by himself and now first published.
B.D. Cousins, [1840] 
8vo. pp. [6], 434. Contemporary half sheep, front board detached, pages rather browned. Alexander Sommerville (1811 - 1885) was a Scottish journalist and radical who had joined the Royal Scots Greys in 1831. Following their deployment to quell troubles during the Reform Bill he wrote a letter to a newspaper claiming that the army would not draw swords on the citizens. On an alternative pretext he was sentenced to 100 lashes and flogged. Subsequent questions in parliament led to a subscription being raised to allow him to purchase his discharge from the army. He subsequantly wrote a number of books on history, politics and on his personal experiences. Copac lists 4 locations only, not in the British Library. 
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