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Image for VIII Pieces Favorites pour le Clavecin ou Piano-Frte avec accompagnements d’un Violin et Violencelle ad Libitum Tirées des Nouvelles Simphonies. Oeuvre 84.

VIII Pieces Favorites pour le Clavecin ou Piano-Frte avec accompagnements d’un Violin et Violencelle ad Libitum Tirées des Nouvelles Simphonies. Oeuvre 84.

By: HAYDN, Joseph

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Vienna: Artaria et Comp., c. 1800.:

Seller ID: 38197


Large oblong 4to. pp. 25. No wrappers, title page a little soiled. Artaria was one of Haydn’s publishers during his lifetime. I can find no record in Worldcat for this publication. View more info

Image for La Mosquée du Sultan Hassan au Caire.

La Mosquée du Sultan Hassan au Caire.

By: HERZ-BEY, Max

Price: £2,750.00

Publisher: Cairo: La Comité de Conservation des Monuments de l’Art Arabe, 1899.:

Seller ID: 39546


Large folio [page size 500 x 400 mm.]. pp. ii [title and introduction], i [preface], 34; map, folding plan, 20 plates, plus illustrations in the text. Loose in original cloth portfolio as issued. Two of the portfolio flaps loose, the rear cloth of the portfolio with a large gouge. Most of the illustrations are fine architectural photographs of the mosque. View more info

Image for Memorials of Stepney Parish; that is to say the Vestry Minutes from 1579 to 1662...to which is added a Reprint of Gascoyne’s Map of the Parish, 1703, with introduction and index.

Memorials of Stepney Parish; that is to say the Vestry Minutes from 1579 to 1662...to which is added a Reprint of Gascoyne’s Map of the Parish, 1703, with introduction and index.

By: HILL, G.W. and FRERE, W.H.

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Guildford: Printed for the Subscribers by Billing and Son, 1890 - 91.:

Seller ID: 38174


4to. pp. xviii, 275, 1* - 8* [index to the map]; 3 illustrations; 3 sheet folding map in rear pocket [some tears along the folds]. Bound from the parts in contemporary half cloth, retaining all the printed wrappers. Scarce. Only 250 ordinary and 75 Large Paper copies were published. Gascoyne’s map is important as the first map to fully document the streets and ways of Stepney and was used as a guide for subsequent maps of the capital. The original edition of 1703... View more info

Image for Hirschfeld by Hirschfeld. Introduction by John Russell.

Hirschfeld by Hirschfeld. Introduction by John Russell.

By: HIRSCHFELD, Al

Price: £175.00

Publisher: New York: Dodd, Mead and Co’, 1979.:

Seller ID: 38417


1st Edition. 4to. pp. 224. Over 200 portraits of stars of screen and stage. Loosely inserted are two invites for functions illustrated by Hirschfeld. PRESENTATION COPY Inscribed by Hirschfeld to Linda Stevens, dated 2/8/80. Very Good in dust wrapper. View more info

Image for A New Chart of the Eastern Coasts of England from Orfordness to Flamborough Head; Including Lynn and Boston Deeps, the River Humber, &c. Constructed Partly, from the recent Surveys made by Order of the Hou]nourable Corporation of Trinity House...

A New Chart of the Eastern Coasts of England from Orfordness to Flamborough Head; Including Lynn and Boston Deeps, the River Humber, &c. Constructed Partly, from the recent Surveys made by Order of the Hou]nourable Corporation of Trinity House...

By: HOLDITCH, George of Lynn Regis

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Robert Laurie and James Whittle, 1810.:

Seller ID: 39473


1st Edition. Engraved map, 690 x 1365 mm. Dissected and mounted on linen. Some browning and light offsetting. BL only. View more info

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The Kite Runner.

By: HOSSEINE, Khaled

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury, 2003.:

Seller ID: 39656


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

Image for A Calendar of the Prisoners Left in the House of Correction at Preston, in the County of Lancaster.

A Calendar of the Prisoners Left in the House of Correction at Preston, in the County of Lancaster.

By: HOUGHTON, Thomas Governor

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Preston: Printed by William Addison, Church Street, 1811.:

Seller ID: 38410


Single broadside sheet, 21 x 17 inches, printed both sides, folded and soiled. Printed list of prisoners (on remand) to appear at the Quarter Sessions for January, 1811 and a list of prisoners serving sentences. Typical crimes included being a Rogue and a Vagabond (usually having run away leaving a wife and children chargeable to the Township), theft (feloniously stealing), failing to give sureties to keep the peace. The prisoners serving sentences were convicted of a ... View more info

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More Poems.

By: HOUSMAN, A.E.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cape, 1936.:

Seller ID: 39632


1st edition. Very Good in dust wrapper chipped at the head of the spine and with a jagged diagonal closed tear to the front panel. View more info

Image for An Account of the Proceedings Respecting the Armed Association of the Inhabitants of the Town and Neighbourhood of Kingston upon Hull.

An Account of the Proceedings Respecting the Armed Association of the Inhabitants of the Town and Neighbourhood of Kingston upon Hull.

By: HULL ARMED ASSOCIATION

Price: £250.00

Publisher: [Hull], 1798.:

Seller ID: 37056


Folio sheet, folded. pp. 3, [1, blank]. Split along the fold. Many towns and cities formed what were in effect vigilante organisations. The Hull Armed Association was a volunteer, unpaid organisation raised by merchants, ship-owners, and other interested inhabitants for the protection of the town. They were forbidden by the terms of their resolutions to leave the confines of the immediate surroundings of the town without permission of the committee. Quite a democratic ... View more info

Image for Survey of Falmouth Harbour and the Coast of the Manacles with Helford River.

Survey of Falmouth Harbour and the Coast of the Manacles with Helford River.

By: HURD, Captain Thomas

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Capt. Hurd, Hydrographical Office, 1808:

Seller ID: 39462


1st Edition. Engraved map, 975 x 640 mm. Mounted on linen, divided into 8 sections. Some very light offsetting. BL, NLW only. View more info

Image for A Survey of Plymouth Sound.

A Survey of Plymouth Sound.

By: Hurd, Captain [Thomas]

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Capt. Hurd, Hydrographical Office, 1822.:

Seller ID: 39461


1st Edition. Engraved map, 975 x 630 mm. Dissected and mounted on linen. A little light offsetting. BL only. View more info

Image for On the River Orwell and the Port of Ipswich. With an Abstract of the Discussion Upon the Paper edited by Charles Manby and James Forrest.

On the River Orwell and the Port of Ipswich. With an Abstract of the Discussion Upon the Paper edited by Charles Manby and James Forrest.

By: HURWOOD, George

Price: £35.00

Publisher: William Clowes, 1862.:

Seller ID: 37027


8vo. pp. 24, [4], large folding map. Separately published and paginated offprint from the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, vol. XX. Session 1860-1. Disbound, Very Good. View more info

Image for The Defeat of Youth & Other Poems.

The Defeat of Youth & Other Poems.

By: HUXLEY, Aldous

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford: Blackwell, 1918.:

Seller ID: 39637


1st Edition. A little worn on the spine and corners. The author’s third book. View more info

Directory of Dalhousie.

By: INDIA

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Dalhousie, India: Regimental Press the Prince Albert Somerset Light Infantry, [1897]:

Seller ID: 38364


12mo. pp. 12. Original wrappers, a little insect damage to first page of text. A rare listing of the residents of the Dalhousie Hill Station including commercial, civilian and military residents. With the ownership signature of Miss le Marchand who lived in a house called Bexley. Not surprisingly for such a fragile item, there are no copies recorded on Copac or Worldcat. View more info

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The Ivory Tower.

By: JAMES, Henry

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Collins, 1917.:

Seller ID: 39616


1st Edition. Near Fine. View more info

Image for The Great Exhibition Quadrille.

The Great Exhibition Quadrille.

By: JULIEN composer

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Julien & Co., [1851]:

Seller ID: 38775


Folio. pp. 8. Loose in printed wrappers, old internal repair to the spine. A quadrille especially composed to celebrate the Great Exhibition of 1851 with an attractive coloured lithograph showing people of various nationalities, depicting the range of exhibitors, with the huge Crystal Palace in the background. View more info

Image for An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situate in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean. Composed From the Journals and Communication of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of His Officers, who, in August 1783, were there shipwrecked, in The Antelope, a Packet Belonging to the Honourable East India Company. The Second Edition.

An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situate in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean. Composed From the Journals and Communication of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of His Officers, who, in August 1783, were there shipwrecked, in The Antelope, a Packet Belonging to the Honourable East India Company. The Second Edition.

By: KEATE, George

Price: £325.00

Publisher: Printed for Captain Wilson, 1788.:

Seller ID: 37004


4to. pp. xxvii, [1, directions to the binder], 377; 16 plans, maps and engravings [some folding]. A light water stain affecting the bottom inner edge of the portrait frontispiece and title page [not affecting the printed area], some of the usual offsetting of the plates but a nice example in full contemporary tree calf a little worn at the extremities. View more info

Image for A Map of the Hundreds of Worth, Newchurch, Aloesbridge, St.Martin’s Poutney & Langport, in which is contained the Districts of Romney, Walland & Denge Marshes with the Liberties of the Towns of New Romney & Lid.

A Map of the Hundreds of Worth, Newchurch, Aloesbridge, St.Martin’s Poutney & Langport, in which is contained the Districts of Romney, Walland & Denge Marshes with the Liberties of the Towns of New Romney & Lid.

By: KENT [HASTED, Edward]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Canterbury: printed for the Author by Simmons and Kirby, [1778 - 1799]:

Seller ID: 38823


Single sheet, 530 x 430 mm, folded. A little spotted. One of the maps from the first edition of Hasted’s History of Kent, 1778 - 99. View more info

Image for A History of the Chief English Families Bearing the Name of Knapp.

A History of the Chief English Families Bearing the Name of Knapp.

By: KNAPP, Oswald Greenwaye

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: Privately printed for the author at the St. Catherine’s Press, 1911.:

Seller ID: 39720


4to. pp. x, 288; 13 plates. The author’s copy with his armourial bookplate. This copy copy is interleaved with blank pages which are heavily annotated and extra illustrated with original photographs, autograph signatures, manuscript notes, etc. Original cloth, a little rubbed. A scarce family history. A unique copy which previously belonged to the author who has added a great many additional useful notes and amendments together with original photographs of people... View more info