Category: Other

Sort

Showing 3381-3400 of 3427

The Journal and Correspondence of William, Lord Auckland. With a Preface and Introduction by the Right Hon. and Right Rev. The Bishop of Bath and Wells.

By: [EDEN, Robert John]. 3rd Baron Auckland.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley: 1861., 0

Seller ID: 1300

Condition: Very Good


Stout demy 8vo., pp xx, 533 with a steel engraved portrait by Joseph Brown after Nathaniel Dance (offset to title a little) and pp viii, 520 with a portrait of Lady Auckland with a child on her lap (slightly offset to title). A few leaves at beginning and end lightly spotted, the majority of the text clean and fresh. Half calf, blind tooled, gilt labels (fore-corners shelf worn), marbled sides. Marbled edges and endpapers (outer one third of lower endpaper in volume 2 neatly clipped away). Generally a good copy. Two volumes. Covers the period 1778 to 1793. At the end of volume 1 is a li... View more info

A Transcript of the Registers of the Worshipful Company of Stationers: From 1640-1708 A.D.

By: [EYRE, George Edward Briscoe] King's Printer and Master of the Stationers' Company.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: (Privately Printed, London: 1913) Peter Smith, Gloucester, Mass.: 1967., 1967

Seller ID: 006784

Condition: Fine


Facsimile reprint. Large royal 8vo., 26 cms. Volume I. 1640-1655, pp vi, [ii] contents & a blank, 488. Volume II. 1655-1675, pp [vi], 512. Volume III. 1675-1708, pp [vi], 500, [2] 'Deo Laudem' and a blank. Publisher's scarlet cloth titled in black. A fine, fresh set of this invaluable source. Three volumes. View more info

Image for The Resolution Of This Case Of Conscience, Whether the Church of England's Symbolizing so far as it doth with the Church of Rome, makes it Unlawful to hold Communion with the Church of England?

The Resolution Of This Case Of Conscience, Whether the Church of England's Symbolizing so far as it doth with the Church of Rome, makes it Unlawful to hold Communion with the Church of England?

By: [FOWLER, Edward, 1632-1714].

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Printed by Henry Hills, Jun. for Fincham Gardiner at the White Horse in Ludgate-Street: 1683., 0

Seller ID: 3387

Condition: Good


First edition. 4to., 21cm x 18cm. pp [ii] title & blank, 54. Stab sewn and uncut as issued with deckles remaining. Some age dusting and soiling especially on lower leaf. Nicely preserved in a purpose made card folder with printed title label to upper flap. ESTC R9491. JAMES catalogue, Lampeter 2195. WING F1713. Not in Library of Congress. A contemporary ink inscription on title page attributes the work: By Dr ffowler. Henry Hills, printer, died 1713. A second edition was published the same year followed by another in 1684. View more info

Perimedes, The Blacke-Smith. A golden methode, how to vse the minde in pleasant and profitable exercise [etc]. With an introduction by J. Payne Collier.

By: [GREENE, Robert].

Price: £24.00

Publisher: (Iohn Wolfe, for Edward White: 1588) [Shakespeare Society: 1870]., 0

Seller ID: 740

Condition: Good


Foolscap 4to., pp ii, [ii], 71 uncut and unopened. Publisher's printed wrappers (soiled). Library of Congress 17 - 24464. Originally printed in black letter. Discrete rubber stamp inside lower wrapper - F. S. L. Dupl.?Folger Shakespeare Library. View more info

The New World in the Treasures of an Old European Library. Die Neue Welt in den Schätzen einer alten europäischen Bibliothek.

By: [HAASE, Yorck Alexander & JANTZ, Harold, Ausstellung und Katalog.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Exhibition of the Duke August Library. Herzog August Bibliothek: Wolfenbüttel: 1976., 0

Seller ID: 006020

Condition: Good


Copy 4to., 26 cms, pp 164 and with71 figures. Flush cut in publisher's light card covers (small stain on lower outer cover), printed in full colour. A good copy. View more info

The Catechism Set Forth by Archbishop Hamilton Printed at Saint Andrews-1551 together with The Two-Penny Faith 1559.

By: [HAMILTON, John]. With a Preface by Rev. Professor Mitchell.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Paterson:, 1882., 0

Seller ID: 3830

Condition: Very Good


Demy 8vo., 22 cms, pp [iv], half-title, limitation details, title, blank; xxxii historical notice; xxv 'the catechisme' in black letter, [i] blank; ccix folios of the main text in black letter; [iv] in roman type introduction to A Godly Exhortation; [iv] in black letter. Edges uncut with deckles remaining. Publisher's cloth with original paper letter-piece, decorative endapers (cracked over hinges but joints still firm). First and last leaves browned on outer sides. Small, and not significant, waterstain at bottom outer margin of title-page. Printed in an edition of only 140 copies of wh... View more info

Descent of the Most Noble Race of Percy, Earls and Dukes of Northumberland; from Public and Private Archives, Chronicles, Manuscript Sources of Evidence, Historians, Dugdale, Edmondson, Collins, and other authorities.

By: [HARTSHORNE, Charles Henry, 1802-1865]

Price: £24.00

Publisher: [London?: for private distribution]: [1857?], 0

Seller ID: 3262

Condition: Good


Folio, 31cm x 25cm, pp [8] (large waterstain to all leaves at bottom gutter area). Original grained cloth with gilt title Descent of Percy and armorial roundel to upper board. Published as part of Illustrations of Alnwick, Prudhoe and Warkworth by C. Jewitt. The pedigrees here printed contain a wealth of detail. View more info

The First and Second Parts of John Hayward's The Life and Raigne of King Henrie IIII. Edited with an introduction by John J.Manning.

By: [HAYWARD, John].

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Royal Historical Society: 1991., 0

Seller ID: 1176

Condition: Fine


Demy 8vo., pp [viii], 264. Publisher's pale cream case lettered in gilt on black panel. A very crisp fine copy. View more info

The First and Second Parts of John Hayward's The Life and Raigne of King Henrie IIII. Edited with an introduction by John J. Manning, M.A., Ph.D. The University of Connecticut.

By: [HAYWARD, John].

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Royal Historical Society:, 1991., 0

Seller ID: 2483

Condition: Very Good


Demy 8vo., pp [viii], 264. The society's cream case with gilt title on black panel. A very good copy. Camden fourth series, volume 42. View more info

The Church of Asinou, Cyprus, and its Frescoes.

By: [HICKS, Frederick], SEYMER, Vivian, BUCKLER, W. H. and BUCKLER, Mrs W. H.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries: 1933., 0

Seller ID: 3466

Condition: Fine


Extract from Archaeologia, volume lxxxiii. Small royal 4to., pp 327-350 and with figures and 8 plates. Nicely sewn into modern light card wrappers, title label. A fine copy. View more info

Image for A Defence of the Enquiry into the Reasons of the Conduct of Great-Britain, &c.  Occasioned by the Paper published in the Country-Journal or Crafts-man on Saturday, Jan. 4, 1728-9.  By the Author of the Enquiry.

A Defence of the Enquiry into the Reasons of the Conduct of Great-Britain, &c. Occasioned by the Paper published in the Country-Journal or Crafts-man on Saturday, Jan. 4, 1728-9. By the Author of the Enquiry.

By: [HOADLY, Benjamin].

Price: £68.00

Publisher: London: Printed, and Sold by Ja. Roberts, near the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-Lane: 1729., 1729

Seller ID: 006403

Condition: Very Good


Small 4to., 21 cms, pp 40 (pages 19-21 have been sewn upside down and back to front). Uncut a issued with deckles. Modern light card covers with printed title-label. A very good, as issued, copy. Benjamin Hoadly, 1676-1761, Bishop of Winchester. Another edition was issued at Edinburgh the same year by Baskett and Company. View more info

Image for Memoirs of the Life and Administration of the late Andrew-Hercules de Fleury, cardinal of the Roman Church, formerly Bishop of Frejus, Prime-Minister to his Most Chri-stian Majesty Lewis XV.  In which are likewise contain'd Some remarkable Circumstances relating to the fall of M. Chauvelin, Keeper of the Seals; and the Rise of Cardinal Tençin.  By an Impartial Hand.

Memoirs of the Life and Administration of the late Andrew-Hercules de Fleury, cardinal of the Roman Church, formerly Bishop of Frejus, Prime-Minister to his Most Chri-stian Majesty Lewis XV. In which are likewise contain'd Some remarkable Circumstances relating to the fall of M. Chauvelin, Keeper of the Seals; and the Rise of Cardinal Tençin. By an Impartial Hand.

By: [HOEY, Abraham van.] Sometimes attributed to, 1684-1766.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London: printed for J. Roberts, near the Oxford-Arms, in Warwick-lane: 1743., 1743

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006405

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 8vo., 19.5 cms., pp [ii] title & blank, 101, [1] blank. First and last pages dusted a little. Large woodcut fleuron on last page. [Price One Shilling and Six-pence] in brackets at foot of title-page. Sewn in modern wrappers with printed title label. A near fine, well margined copy. ESTC T1055449 and also ESTC T205873 for the 2nd edition. Germain Louis de Chauvelin, 1685-1762. Pierre Guérin de Tençin, 1679-1758. 'An interesting and possibly accurate account of the relationship between Chauvelin and Fleury is in an anonymous volume publish in England, perhaps written b... View more info

Image for Carte Monialium de Northberwic.  Prioratus Cisterciensis B. Marie de Northberwic Munimenta Vetusta Que Supersunt.

Carte Monialium de Northberwic. Prioratus Cisterciensis B. Marie de Northberwic Munimenta Vetusta Que Supersunt.

By: [INNES, Cosmo N., edited by].

Price: £60.00

Publisher: [T. Constable for the Bannatyne Club] Edinburgh: 1847., 1847

Seller ID: 006371

Condition: Good


4to., 27.5 cms., pp [xl], 99, [1] blank on mould-made paper, uncut. With facsimile as a frontispiece (spotted) and 3 other facsimiles (one in colour and one fold-out), 2 text figures and 6 tinted plates of tiles at the end. A couple of sections browned due to the variability of the paper stock used. Old half brown morocco, broen cloth sides, a bit rubbed at extremities, paper cracked over upper inner hinge but good and tight on the cords, title gilt. Text in English and latin. All round a good, sound copy of a scarce title. Bannatyne Club publication No. 84. View more info

Liber Cartarum Sancte Crucis. Munimenta Ecclesie Sancte Crucis de Edwinesburg.

By: [INNES, Cosmo Nelson (edited by), 1798-1874].

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: Printed by T. Constable for The Bannatyne Club: 1840., 0

Seller ID: 5791

Condition: Very Good


Demy 4to., 28 cms., pp cxxxvi, [ii] blank, 333, [3] uncut with deckles (some light, intermittent spotting on a minority of leaves). With tissue-guarded vignettes at pages xv, lvii and lxxxiii, a handsome, guarded, engraved plate of the King's Palace, Holy Rood House; 4 colour facsimile documents with initials; a large fold-out facsimile; 2 facsimiles with drop seals; 2 other facsimiles; 7 text engravings of seals and ciphers; and 5 guarded plates of seals at the end. With an index Nominum et Locorum. Neatly rebacked at some time, old on new, and preserving the original paper letter-piece (s... View more info

Registrum Episcopatus Moraviensis E Pluribus Codicibus Consarcinatum Circa A.D. MCCCC. Cum Continuatione Diplomatum Recentiorum Usque Ad A.D. MDCXXIII.

By: [INNES, Cosmo, 1798-1874] edited by.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Bannatyne Club: Edinburgh: 1837., 0

Seller ID: 006560

Condition: Fine


Thick large post 4to., 26 cms., pp [xii], xlviii, [iv] text in letterpress of the facsimiles, [iv] list of plates, errata, xxiv tabula, 476, xl, indexes nominum & locorum. Fore- and tail-edges uncut. With 9 facsimiles, a double-page map of 1640 and 2 plates of seals. Half brown morooco, cloth sides, raised bands blind ruled, gilt title on backstrip. Backstrip age-darkened, endpaper over upper inner hinge cracked but joint is still tight and firm. All-in-all a fine copy. From the library of the respected palaeographer and Scottish historian Grant Simpson with his acquisition date in penci... View more info

The Journal of Thomas Juxon, 1644-1647. Edited by Keith Lindley and David Scott.

By: [JUXON, Thomas].

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press for the Royal Historical Society: 1999., 0

Seller ID: 1157

Condition: Fine


Demy 8vo., pp x, 214. Case gilt in pictorial dustjacket. A very bright and crisp copy. View more info

The Canadian Historical Review Index. Volumes XXXI-LI 1950-70.

By: [MACLEOD, Laura].

Price: £19.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto and Buffalo: 1974., 0

Seller ID: 4366

Condition: Good


Large royal 8vo., pp [viii], 219, [1] blank. Publisher's black bookcloth (bruised on tail edge of upper board), lettered in silver. A clean copy. With an index prepared by Audrey Douglas. View more info

Image for The Gold-Headed Cane.

The Gold-Headed Cane.

By: [MACMICHAEL, William]. Foreward by James J. Waring and a Preface by William J. Kerr.

Price: £19.00

Publisher: Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, Illinois: 1953., 1953

Seller ID: 006255

Condition: Near Fine


New edition. 4to., 26 cms., pp xxxii, [iv], 186, [2]. Publisher's stone coloured cloth over boards, lettered over black panel, decorative cartridge dustjacket. Illustrated. Uncut and almost entirely unopened. A near fine copy. 'If this the Gold-Headed Cane could speak it would say: I derive my being from The Cane, which was carried from 1689 to 1825 successively by five distinguished British physicians: Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn and Baiillie; and which now rests in the Hall of the Royal College of Physicians in London. Its history is recounted in a book by Macmichael." Th... View more info

Image for Considerations on the Present German War.

Considerations on the Present German War.

By: [MAUDUIT, Israel, 1708-1787].

Price: £49.00

Publisher: London: Printed for John Wilkie, at the Bible, in St. Paul's Church-Yard. 1761., 1761

Seller ID: 006418

Condition: Very Good


Fourth edition. 8vo., 20.5 cms., pp 144. Half-title and last page dusted. Modern grey papered boards (lightly faded), printed paper title-label on backstrip. A very good copy. Contemporary ownership signature of: Ed. Cary on title-page. Concerns over the Seven Years War, 1756-1763. View more info

The Prison and the Pinnacle. Papers to commemorate the tercentenary of Paradise Regained and Samson Agonistes 1671-1971.

By: [MILTON, John]. Edited by Balachandra Rajan.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1973., 0

Seller ID: 1231

Condition: Very Good


Demy 8vo., pp x, 163, [1]. Publisher's silver lettered cloth, clipped dustjacket (a little marked). A very good copy. View more info