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Patents for Inventions. Abridgements of Specifications. Class 44. Fastenings, Lock, Latch, Bolt and Other (including Safes and strong-rooms) 1893 - 1924

By: N/A

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, His Majestys Stationery Office, 1893

Small 4to. 1893 - 1924. 10 parts in 5 volumes bound as issued in paper wrappers. Covering the period 1855-1920. Some wrappers chipped with loss and light uniform browning otherwise good. Recently cased in black cloth gilt. An exceptional unbroken run covering the heyday of the manufacture of locks and fastenings including detailed description of the functioning of each of many thousands of patents in this category, the majority with a woodcut explanatory diagram to acco... View more info

Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border Consisting of Historical and Romantic Ballads Collected in the Southern Counties of scotland THREE VOLUMES

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, James Ballantyne, 1806

Edition: Third Edition

8vo. 1806. 3 vols (complete). 282,434,471pp. Pages browned with some foxing to all volumes as well as some sporadic minor marks. Good overall. Original boards with corners repaired. Respined in brown calf with new e.p.s and original red morocco labels. One label rubbed. Good and sound. View more info

An Essay Towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk Containing a Description of the Towns, Villages, and Hamlets, with the foundations of Monasteries, Churches, Chapels, Chantries, and other Relgious Buildings [Complete in 11 Volumes]

By: Blomefield, Francis

Price: £975.00

Publisher: London, William Miller, 1805

8vo. 1805-1810. 11 volumes, wanting map of Marshland (seldom present) otherwise c+p, Owners bookplate on front pastedowns, overall a good, clean set internally with sporadic browning and light foxing, bound in half calf, marbled boards, red mor. gt labels, light wear. Further images on request. View more info

The Impartial Expositor and Family Bible Containing the Old and New Testament TWO VOLUMES

By: Blomfield, E.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Bungay, Brightly and Childs, 1815

4to. 2 vols (complete) (1815.1816). Bungay printing .Early ink inscriptions to feps relating to the family Pollit. Engraved frontis to each volume and 20 engravings. Some foxing throughout, Good otherwise in full decorative dark brown calf with raised bands. Worn and scuffed with superficial cracking to spines. Hinges split but remain sound. Good. Images available on request. View more info

The Works of George Borrow; The Gypsies of Spain [The Zincali], The Bible in Spain, Lavengro, The Romany Rye, Wild Wales, Romano Lavo-Lil, [in 6 volumes]

By: Borrow, George

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1907

8vo. 6 volumes, The Gypsies of Spain [The Zincali] (1923), The Bible in Spain (1914), Lavengro (1907), The Romany Rye (1914), Wild Wales (1919), Romano Lavo-Lil (1919), foredges and endpapers browned and a litlle foxed otherwise light browning, light sporadic foxing, good copies in good original olive green cloth, extrmities rubbed, Wild Wales slightly darker green cloth. View more info

A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland Volume 1 & 2 Plus Addenda Volume. THREE VOLS

By: Burke, John & Burke, John Bernard

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn, 1847

8vo. 2 vols and addenda volume (complete set), owners bookplate to front pastedowns, specled foredges, some faint foxing on endpapers, light uniform browning internally, good in half calf gilt, hinges cracked but sound on volumes 1 and 2, addenda volume rehinged, bindings worn, a bit scruffy, good only. View more info

The Works of Captain Richard Burton SEVEN VOLUMES

By: Burton, Richard F.

Price: £795.00

Publisher: London, Tylston and Edwards, 1893

Edition: Memorial Edition

8vo. 1893-4. Memorial edition. 4 titles in 7 vols. (complete). Library labels to upper paste-downs. Light browning to pages and sporadic foxing. Small library stamp on verso of plates and occasionally in text, otherwise a crisp, tight set. All plates and maps present..(Marginal bleed of Armenian bole from top edge affecting only plates in Vikram.). Original black cloth gilt.Vol 1 rebacked with original spine relaid. Minor bubblling to cloth to three vols. Bumping to corn... View more info

Early Letters of Thomas Carlyle Vol I 1814 -1821 & Vol II. 1821-1826 and Letters of Thomas Carlyle Vol . 1826--1832 & Vol II. 1832-1836 FOUR VOLUMES

By: Carlyle, Thomas; Norton, C.E. (ed)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, 1886

8vo. 4 volumes, 1886-1888, uncut, owners bookplate on front pastedowns, foredges browned, some light browning internally, good plus in original green cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, good plus. This set of four weigh just over 3 kilos and additional poastage costs will apply (i.r.o an extra £3.50 within the UK) View more info

Photography A Journal for Every Camera User, Volume XVIII. July to December, 1904

By: Child Bayley, R. (ed)

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Iliffe & Sons Limited, 1904

4to. Photography A Journal for Every Camera User, Volume XVIII. July to December, 1904, light age related browning, good plus in original blue cloth gilt, rebacked with original spine relaid, light edgewear, good. A heavy book that will attract additional postage costs, accurate costs will be quoted. View more info

La Russie en 1839. 4 Volumes.

By: Custine, Le Marquis De

Price: £165.00

Publisher: Paris, Libraraire d'Amyot, 1843

Edition: Second Edition

8vo. Second (and best) edition. 4 vols.C.p. 1 folding plate. Some sporadic foxing in all vols. E.p.s slightly browned otherwise good, tight copies. original half morocco gilt and marble-papered boards. Spines and extremities worn but gilt mostly bright, some worming on upper hinge volume 4. Good. View more info

Fifty Years of Sport At Oxford, Cambridge and Great Public Schools. THREE VOLUME SET

By: Desborough, Lord (Edited by A.C.M. Croome.)

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, Walter Southwood & Co., Limited, 1913

1913, 1913 & 1922. 3 volumes (complete) Folio. Vol. I and II Oxford and Cambridge (1913); vol. III Eton, Harrow and Winchester (1922). foredges browned, sporadic foxing, good plus in very good contemporary full brick coloured full morocco with dark tooled box design to spines, gilt titles. Ruled panelling to boards; gilt tooled circle medalion to centre of each upper board. Top edges gilt, others uncut, marbled end papers. View more info

Napoleonic Uniforms FOUR VOLUME SET

By: Elting, John R.

Price: £375.00

Publisher: USA, Macmillan Publishing Company, 1993

4to. volumes 1,2,3, & 4. FOUR VOLUME SET (complete), some light browning and foxing on foredges and endpapers, very good in original cream coarse grained cloth gilt, cloth foxed, light wear to extremities, good in very good dustwrappers. This set weighs over 9 kilos and additional shipping costs will apply to international orders. View more info

DC-1, DC-2, DC-3 The First Seventy Years THREE VOLUMES

By: Gradidge, Jennifer

Price: £375.00

Publisher: Air Britain Historians Ltd, 2010

4to. 3 volume set (complete). faint cockling otherwise as new in original laminated boards, very light wear only, near fine. This set of books weighs 5 kilos and additional shipping costs will apply to international orders). View more info

Rural Cyclopedia or a General Dictionary of Agriculture, Arts, Sciences, Instruments and Practice Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier FOUR VOLUMES

By: John M. Wilson (ed)

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Fullarton & Co, 1852

Small 4to. 1852-1854. 4 volumes. Ex lib, but minimal stamps. 69 steel engraved plates (7 hand-coloured). Some foxing and browning throughout all vols and sporadic damp staining affecting some plates. Good tight copies otherwise in handsome decorative half calf gilt with red and black labels. Boards a little marked and worn and spines rubbed but still a bright set. Good. Images available on request. View more info

Kelly's Directory of Norfolk 1888

By: Kelly

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Kelly, 1888

large 8vo. 1888. with torn map. Good. Recased in original boards with remains of spine laid down. View more info