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Image for The Muse in Council.

The Muse in Council.

By: DRINKWATER, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1925.:

Seller ID: 39627


1st Edition. Fine in dust wrapper. View more info

Image for The Poll Book; Containing a Correct List of the Electors who Polled; Distinguishing the Candidates for Whom They Voted; also the names of the registered voters who did not poll in the first Election of Members for the Borough of Sheffield, December 13 and 14, 1832.

The Poll Book; Containing a Correct List of the Electors who Polled; Distinguishing the Candidates for Whom They Voted; also the names of the registered voters who did not poll in the first Election of Members for the Borough of Sheffield, December 13 and 14, 1832.

By: DUNN, Thomas [returning officer]

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Sheffield: printed by A, Whitaker and Co., 1833.:

Seller ID: 39554


8vo. pp. 80. Unbound but complete. Very Good. The Candidates were John Parker, Samuel Bailey, Thomas Asline Ward and James Silk Buckingham. View more info

Image for Justine; Balthazar; Mountolive; Clea. [The Alexandria Quartert]

Justine; Balthazar; Mountolive; Clea. [The Alexandria Quartert]

By: DURRELL, Lawrence

Price: £680.00

Publisher: Faber, 1957-1960.:

Seller ID: 39659


1st Editions. 4 volumes. Very Good set in dust wrappers which are not price clipped. The jacket of Justine is rubbed and a little chipped at the head of the spine with a couple of closed tears; Balthazar has a couple of short closed tears and is a little rubbed; Mountolive has a little rubbing to the head of the spine; Clea is very slightly soiled. Generally a Very Good pretty uniform set. View more info

Prospectus and Rules of the Dursley Agricultural and Commercial School.

By: DURSLEY

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Gloucester: Printed by E. Power, 1849.:

Seller ID: 38546


8vo. pp. 11. Established in 1840 as a grammar school for the middle classes of society in the town of Dursley mid-way between Bristol and Gloucester. No locations traced. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey of Haddingtonshire.

Ordnance Survey of Haddingtonshire.

By: EAST LOTHIAN

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Southampton: Ordnance Survey, 1854.:

Seller ID: 39484


Folio. Bound volume with a set of the complete 1st Edition 6 inch to the mile Ordnance Survey maps for Haddingtonshire comprising of 22 sheets, each 665 x 1005 mm, folded and centrally mounted on stubs. Bound in contemporary half morocco, corners and spine worn and bottom 200 mm of the spine missing but the whole holding together. Haddingtonshire or East Lothian is to the east of Edingburgh. View more info

Image for Articles of Enrolment, for the Corps of Cavalry to be Raised in Holderness...to be called The East Riding Yeomanry Cavalry.

Articles of Enrolment, for the Corps of Cavalry to be Raised in Holderness...to be called The East Riding Yeomanry Cavalry.

By: EAST RIDING YEOMANRY CAVALRY

Price: £275.00

Publisher: [1794]:

Seller ID: 39518


Folio. pp. 4 [last blank]. 380 x 235 mm. Old folds. A detailed advertising broadsheet setting out the terms of enrolment [2 shillings a day], provision of arms and uniform, days of exercise, etc. The various Yeomanry Cavalry were raised as a result of an Act of Parliament for the defence of the realm during the Napoleonic Wars. The East Riding Yeomanry Cavalry was disbanded in 1801; reformed in 1803 as the Grimston Yeomanry Cavalry and disbanded again in 1814. It refor... View more info

Image for Delaware River, Bombay Hook to Trenton including Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, from the United States Government Charts to 1945.

Delaware River, Bombay Hook to Trenton including Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, from the United States Government Charts to 1945.

By: EDGELL, Captain J.A.

Price: £280.00

Publisher: Admiralty Hydrographic Office, 1933 - 1949.:

Seller ID: 38818


Single sheet, folded once 1030 x 695 mm. Admiralty chart, margins with a few minor tears away from the printed area. The main survey completed 1933, minor corrections added up to 1949, the last in manuscript. View more info

Image for The First Report of the Gloucester Diocesan Board of Education, 1840. [with] The Second Report of the Gloucester Diocesan Board of Education, 1841.

The First Report of the Gloucester Diocesan Board of Education, 1840. [with] The Second Report of the Gloucester Diocesan Board of Education, 1841.

By: EDUCATION

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Gloucester: Printed by T. Jew, 1840 - 1.:

Seller ID: 38547


2 items. 8vo. pp. 17: 13. Disbound. Includes lists of donations and subscriptions. No locations traced. View more info

Image for Four and Twenty Fiddlers; a favorite song sung by Mr. Edwin at the Theatre Royal Covent Garden.

Four and Twenty Fiddlers; a favorite song sung by Mr. Edwin at the Theatre Royal Covent Garden.

By: EDWIN, Mr.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Bland?, c.1780.:

Seller ID: 38782


Single sheet, engraved music with melody and words, 390 x 255 mm. A little creased. Scarce, Copac lists three locations. View more info

Image for Directions for the Gardiner at Says-Court but which may be used for other gardens. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes.

Directions for the Gardiner at Says-Court but which may be used for other gardens. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes.

By: EVELYN, John

Price: £75.00

Publisher: The Nonesuch Press, 1932.:

Seller ID: 39584


8vo. pp. 109. Original marbled boards, Fine in dust wrapper. Limited Edition, number 74 of 625 copies. View more info

Image for The Crystal Labyrinth. A Puzzle. [Great Exhibition]

The Crystal Labyrinth. A Puzzle. [Great Exhibition]

By: EYRE, Jno

Price: £2,950.00

Publisher: T. Dean & Son, 1851.:

Seller ID: 38719


Single sheet maze/labyrinth game. 20 x 12½ inches in arched mount cut to shape. Three short closed tears and a little dusty but a Very Good example. The only copy traced is held by the V&A. Their copy is worn, creased and folded and one of the 6d plain versions; this one is a 1s version, on stout paper, hand coloured. View more info

Original Paper Fan Leaf Illustrating a Horse Racing Scene.

By: FAN LEAF

Price: £750.00

Publisher: c. 1795.:

Seller ID: 39569


Single unused printed leaf, printed on blue paper, maximum size 264 x 475 mm. Slight loss to the left and right edges and a little creased. An unused fan leaf printed on a single sheet. This would later be hand coloured and pasted on to wooden or ivory ribs. The scene would indicate that this was to be used at race meets. View more info

Image for Ad Matrem. 1849 - 1857. [poems]

Ad Matrem. 1849 - 1857. [poems]

By: FANE, Julian

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Not Published, [1857]:

Seller ID: 38746


8vo. pp. iv, 34. Original blind stamped cloth, front inner joint broken, otherwise Very Good. Presentation copy from the author’s mother, the Countess of Westmorland. View more info

Image for Cathedral Cities of Ely and Norwich; with introduction by Edward A. Freeman.

Cathedral Cities of Ely and Norwich; with introduction by Edward A. Freeman.

By: FARREN, R. Drawn and etched

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Cambridge: MacMillan and Bowes, 1883.:

Seller ID: 39740


Folio. pp. Engraved title, 17; 35 fine etched plates. Disbound; the text block only with no covers. A fine selection of etchings. View more info

Image for [Blank Visitor’s Book?]

[Blank Visitor’s Book?]

By: FAZAKERLEY BINDING

Price: £1,800.00

Publisher: c. 1890.:

Seller ID: 39603


Large oblong 4to. 97 pages of blank hand-made paper, mostly interleaved with tissue guards. Fine full crushed green morocco binding by Fazakerley of Manchester, inset red leather border strip, ornate art-nouveau gilt and blind designs to covers and spine panels. With silk end papers and inset panel to front pastedown incorporating the bookplate of Robert Bateman of Carlisle. In the original cloth bound solander box, the box hinge rather damaged. The preservation of the... View more info

Image for Hyperion: a Romance, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

Hyperion: a Romance, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

By: FOSTER, Birket illustrations

Price: £350.00

Publisher: David Bogue, 1853.:

Seller ID: 38750


1st Edition thus. 8vo. pp. xii, [2], 304; hand tinted wood engravings. Full morocco, gilt, patterned inlay to front panel. This attractive binding is by Slinn of Sheffield. It is possible that the delicate hand tinting was also carried out by the binder as I can find no record of other copies similarly coloured. View more info

Image for True Stories; or, Interesting Anecdotes of Children: designed through the medium of example, to inculcate principles of virtue and piety.

True Stories; or, Interesting Anecdotes of Children: designed through the medium of example, to inculcate principles of virtue and piety.

By: FRANK, Elizabeth

Price: £200.00

Publisher: York: Thomas Wilson, High Ousegate, 1814.:

Seller ID: 39563


2nd Edition. 12mo. pp. 192; engraved frontispiece. Original printed boards, worn, front board almost detached, most of spine lacking; internally spotted and a little soiled. The first edition of 1810 was also published in York. View more info

Image for White’s Plane Spherical Globe.

White’s Plane Spherical Globe.

By: FRANKS, J.H.

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: Sheffield: William White, 1839.:

Seller ID: 38802


A two-dimensional ‘globe’, 260 x 260 mm. Original sheep-backed cloth, spine worn and cloth spotted. This opens out to show 2 volvelles, Northern Hemisphere and Southern Hemisphere each bisected by a fixed brass latitude marker. View more info

Collections From the Records and Other Mss in the Herald's College, Relating to the Name and Families of Freake, Freke, &c.

By: FREAKE

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Manuscript, c. 1860.:

Seller ID: 36684


Large folio. 171 folio leaves [some blank] mounted onto card; hand drawn and coloured coats of arms throughout. Full morocco, gilt, beveled boards, a little rubbed but Fine. A manuscript collection of genealogical tables, patents of arms, etc. from mostly unpublished earlier manuscripts relating to the Freakes or Frekes from Dorset and Somerset and elsewhere in the south and west. View more info

Image for Plan of the City of Edo [Tokyo].

Plan of the City of Edo [Tokyo].

By: FUJIYA, Kichizo

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: Tokyo: Toueido, 1849.:

Seller ID: 38837


Single sheet hand coloured woodcut plan of the city with reference key inset. Printed on very fine paper, with some wear to the folds and edges, especially the right hand side. 750 x 860 mm within borders at maximum extent. As the paper is so fragile it is unlikely that many copies have survived. A detailed map showing the residences of the Daimyo [the provincial governors] and their importance, together with distances from Nihonbashi to each given location, principall... View more info