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BENSON, A. C., Lawrence WEAVER & E. V. LUCAS (editors). The Book of the Queen`s Dolls` House [

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BENSON, A. C., Lawrence WEAVER & E. V. LUCAS (editors). The Book of the Queen`s Dolls` House [vol. II: Library]. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1924...

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BRYDONE, Patrick (1743-1818). A Tour through Sicily and Malta. In a Series of Letters to William

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BRYDONE, Patrick (1743-1818). A Tour through Sicily and Malta. In a Series of Letters to William Beckford ... A New Edition. London: Printed for ...

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COLLINGWOOD, Francis & John WOOLLAMS. The Universal Cook, and City and Country Housekeeper ...

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COLLINGWOOD, Francis & John WOOLLAMS. The Universal Cook, and City and Country Housekeeper ... The Second Edition. London: R. Noble, 1797. 8vo. H...

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ENTICK, John (c. 1703-73). A New and Accurate History and Survey of London, Westminster, Southwark,

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ENTICK, John (c. 1703-73). A New and Accurate History and Survey of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Places Adjacent. London: Edward and Charl...

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[HORT, John Josiah (d. 1882)]. The Horse Guards, by the Two Mounted Sentries ... With Twelve

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[HORT, John Josiah (d. 1882)]. The Horse Guards, by the Two Mounted Sentries ... With Twelve Coloured Illustrations. London: J. & D. A. Darling, ...

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SCOTLAND - The Trial of Thomas Hunter, Peter Hacket, Richard M`Niel, James Gibb, and William M`Lean,

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SCOTLAND - The Trial of Thomas Hunter, Peter Hacket, Richard M`Niel, James Gibb, and William M`Lean, The Glasgow Cotton-Spinners ... To Which is A...

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TEGETMEIER, W. B. (?1816-1912). The Poultry Book: Comprising the Breeding and Management of

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TEGETMEIER, W. B. (?1816-1912). The Poultry Book: Comprising the Breeding and Management of Profitable and Ornamental Poultry. London: George Rou...

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BADHAM, Charles David (1805-57). A Treatise on the Esculent Funguses of England. London: Reeve,

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BADHAM, Charles David (1805-57). A Treatise on the Esculent Funguses of England. London: Reeve, 1847. Large 8vo (253 x 172mm). Hand-coloured lith...

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BION, Nicolas (1652-1733). Traite de la Construction et des Principaux Usages des Instrumens de

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BION, Nicolas (1652-1733). Traite de la Construction et des Principaux Usages des Instrumens de Mathematique ... Quatrieme Edition. Paris: Chez C...

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Plan de la Bataille de Syptitz le 3em. Novbr. 1760 donnee entre l`Armee Imperiale Royale Sous les

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Plan de la Bataille de Syptitz le 3em. Novbr. 1760 donnee entre l`Armee Imperiale Royale Sous les Ordres de S. Exce.le Gen. Field Marechal Com: de...

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RIDINGER, Johann Elias (1698-1767). Pictor & Sculptor [title on spine]. [No place, but paper

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RIDINGER, Johann Elias (1698-1767). Pictor & Sculptor [title on spine]. [No place, but paper watermarked "Augsburg": no publisher, c. 1780]. Oblo...

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RIVARD, Francois-Dominique. La Gnomonique, ou l` Art de Faire des Cadrans ... Troisieme Edition

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RIVARD, Francois-Dominique. La Gnomonique, ou l` Art de Faire des Cadrans ... Troisieme Edition revue par l` Auteur. Paris: Charles Saillant, 176...

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BEVAN, Henry. Thirty Years in India: or, A Soldier`s Reminiscences of Native and European Life in

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BEVAN, Henry. Thirty Years in India: or, A Soldier`s Reminiscences of Native and European Life in the Presidencies, from 1808 to 1838. London: Pel...

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LAET, Johannes de (1593-1649). De Imperio Magni Mogolis sive India vera commentarius. Leiden: Ex

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LAET, Johannes de (1593-1649). De Imperio Magni Mogolis sive India vera commentarius. Leiden: Ex Officina Elzeviriana, 1631. Tall 24mo (109 x 56m...

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MAFFEI, Giovanni Pietro (1533-1603). Indiarum orientalium occidentaliumque descriptio. [Cologne:

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MAFFEI, Giovanni Pietro (1533-1603). Indiarum orientalium occidentaliumque descriptio. [Cologne: c. 1593]. AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE ENGRAVED WORLD MA...

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WILLIAMSON, Thomas & Francis William BLAGDON (1778-1819). The European in India; from a

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WILLIAMSON, Thomas & Francis William BLAGDON (1778-1819). The European in India; from a Collection of Drawings by Charles Doyley, Esq ... Accompa...

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[BIRKET, John]. The God-father`s Advice to His Son. Shewing the Necessity of performing the

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[BIRKET, John]. The God-father`s Advice to His Son. Shewing the Necessity of performing the Baptismal Vow. And The Danger of Neglecting it ... Ve...

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CATALOGUES - The Hamilton Palace Collection. Illustrated Priced Catalogue. London: Remington and

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CATALOGUES - The Hamilton Palace Collection. Illustrated Priced Catalogue. London: Remington and Co., 1882. 4to (290 x 230mm). Plates and illustra...

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Drake`s Road Book of the Grand Junction Railway, from Birmingham to Liverpool & Manchester.

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Drake`s Road Book of the Grand Junction Railway, from Birmingham to Liverpool & Manchester. Containing ... The Rules, Regulations, Fares, Times of...

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Flowers from Many Lands: A Christian Companion for Hours of Recreation. London: The Religious

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Flowers from Many Lands: A Christian Companion for Hours of Recreation. London: The Religious Tract Society, [c. 1850]. Small 8vo (161 x 102mm). C...

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[HAWKES, John (1767-1834)]. The Meynellian Science; or, Fox-Hunting upon System. London: W.

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[HAWKES, John (1767-1834)]. The Meynellian Science; or, Fox-Hunting upon System. London: W. Clowes and Sons, 1848. 8vo (173 x 102mm). 24-pages. F...

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LEIGHTON, John (1822-1912). The Life of Man, Symbolised by the Months of the Year in a Series of

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LEIGHTON, John (1822-1912). The Life of Man, Symbolised by the Months of the Year in a Series of Illustrations. London: Longmans, Green, Reader, ...

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[ONWHYN, Thomas (1820-86)]. Cupid and Crinoline. London: Rock Brothers & Payne, October 20th

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[ONWHYN, Thomas (1820-86)]. Cupid and Crinoline. London: Rock Brothers & Payne, October 20th 1858. Small 4to (152 x 150mm). 10 wood-engraved illu...

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PORTLAND MUSEUM. A Catalogue of the Portland Museum, Lately the Property of the Dowager of

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PORTLAND MUSEUM. A Catalogue of the Portland Museum, Lately the Property of the Dowager of Portland, Deceased: Which will be Sold by Auction, by ...

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STORER, James & John GREIG (engravers). Cowper, Illustrated by a Series of Views, in, or Near,

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STORER, James & John GREIG (engravers). Cowper, Illustrated by a Series of Views, in, or Near, The Park of Weston-Underwood, Bucks. London: Verno...

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STRAWBERRY HILL - A Catalogue of the Classic Contents of Strawberry Hill Collected by Horace

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STRAWBERRY HILL - A Catalogue of the Classic Contents of Strawberry Hill Collected by Horace Walpole. [London:] Smith and Robins, 1842. 4to (264 x...

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TOMKINS, Petro William (engraver). [The Birth and Triumph of Cupid]. "History of Cupid" [title

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TOMKINS, Petro William (engraver). [The Birth and Triumph of Cupid]. "History of Cupid" [title stamped in gilt on spine]. [London]: P. W. Tomkins...

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TROLLOPE, Frances (1779-1863). The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, the Factory Boy.

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TROLLOPE, Frances (1779-1863). The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, the Factory Boy. London: Henry Colburn, 1840. 8vo. 24 wood-engraved ...

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AULDJO, John (1805-86). Sketches of Vesuvius, with Short Accounts of its Principal Eruptions,

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AULDJO, John (1805-86). Sketches of Vesuvius, with Short Accounts of its Principal Eruptions, from the Commencement of the Christian Era to the P...

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BINDING - Schub=Mantel Mariae. Der Allzeit gebenedenten Jungfrauen Und Mutter Bottes. Nuremberg:

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BINDING - Schub=Mantel Mariae. Der Allzeit gebenedenten Jungfrauen Und Mutter Bottes. Nuremberg: Johann Hoffmanns, 1679. 4to (197 x 160mm). Engrav...

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[BOOK OF HOURS, in Old Church Slavonic.] Moscow: c. 1650. 4to (220 x 180mm). Printed in red and

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[BOOK OF HOURS, in Old Church Slavonic.] Moscow: c. 1650. 4to (220 x 180mm). Printed in red and black on c. 360 leaves, title with large headpiece...

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ROME - William Wetmore STORY (1819-95). Roba di Roma. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company,

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ROME - William Wetmore STORY (1819-95). Roba di Roma. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1891. 2 volumes, 8vo (171 x 115mm). EXTRA-ILLUSTRATE...

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VARANGE, Ulick [ie. Francis Parker YOCKEY (1917-60)]. Imperium. London: Westropa Press [Vol II: "

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VARANGE, Ulick [ie. Francis Parker YOCKEY (1917-60)]. Imperium. London: Westropa Press [Vol II: "Printed by Jones & Dale"], 1948. 2 volumes, 8vo....

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HERSCHEL, William (1738-1822), Alessandro VOLTA (1745-1827), and others - Philosophical

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HERSCHEL, William (1738-1822), Alessandro VOLTA (1745-1827), and others - Philosophical Transactions, of the Royal Society of London, for the Year...

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MURDOCH, Iris (1919-99). The Italian Girl. London: Chatto & Windus, 1964. 8vo. Half title, wood-

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MURDOCH, Iris (1919-99). The Italian Girl. London: Chatto & Windus, 1964. 8vo. Half title, wood-engraved illustrations by Reynolds Stone on title...

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SCULTETUS, Johannes (1595-1645). Het Vermeerderde Wapenhuis der Heel-Meesters ... Waar in alle de

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SCULTETUS, Johannes (1595-1645). Het Vermeerderde Wapenhuis der Heel-Meesters ... Waar in alle de Kunstbewerkingen en Afbeeldingen der Werktuigen...

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SHAW, Thomas (?1692-1751). Reizen en Aanmerkingen, Door en Over Barbaryen en het Ooste. Utrecht: J.

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SHAW, Thomas (?1692-1751). Reizen en Aanmerkingen, Door en Over Barbaryen en het Ooste. Utrecht: J. van Schoonhoven, 1773. 2 volumes, 4to (270 x ...

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AYRTON, Michael (1921-75). The Maze Maker. A Novel. [New York:] Bantam Books, 1969. 8vo. Original

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AYRTON, Michael (1921-75). The Maze Maker. A Novel. [New York:] Bantam Books, 1969. 8vo. Original stiff pictorial wrappers designed by Michael Ay...

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GILBERT & GEORGE. Somerset House 1971. Cologne: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walter Konig, 2002. 100 x

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GILBERT & GEORGE. Somerset House 1971. Cologne: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walter Konig, 2002. 100 x 80mm. Monochrome flicker-book. Original wrapper...

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LOVAT FRASER, Claud (1890-1921) - Haldane MACFALL. The Book of Lovat. London: J. M. Dent, 1923. 4to

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LOVAT FRASER, Claud (1890-1921) - Haldane MACFALL. The Book of Lovat. London: J. M. Dent, 1923. 4to (276 x 205mm). Half title, portrait, coloured...

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MURDOCH, Iris (1919-99). The Bell. London: Chatto & Windus, 1958. 8vo. Half title. Original green

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MURDOCH, Iris (1919-99). The Bell. London: Chatto & Windus, 1958. 8vo. Half title. Original green cloth, dust-jacket designed by Charles Mozley (s...

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PRINTING - The ABC Both in Latyn & Englyshe: being a Facsimile reprint of the earliest extant

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PRINTING - The ABC Both in Latyn & Englyshe: being a Facsimile reprint of the earliest extant English Reading Book. With an Introduction by E. S. ...

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WOOLF, Virginia (1882-1941) - Richard KENNEDY (1910-89, illustrator). Portrait of Virginia Woolf.

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WOOLF, Virginia (1882-1941) - Richard KENNEDY (1910-89, illustrator). Portrait of Virginia Woolf. Pen, ink and watercolour, painted c. 1976, sign...

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AHMAD IBN `ARABSH AH (d. 1450). Ahmedis Arabsiadae vitae et rerum gestarum Timuri, qqui vulgo

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AHMAD IBN `ARABSH AH (d. 1450). Ahmedis Arabsiadae vitae et rerum gestarum Timuri, qqui vulgo Tamerlanes dicitur historia, edited by Samuel Henri...

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[ALLESTREE, Richard (1619-81, attrib.)]. The Ladies Calling. In Two Parts ... The second

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[ALLESTREE, Richard (1619-81, attrib.)]. The Ladies Calling. In Two Parts ... The second Impression. Oxford: At the Theater [sic], 1673. 8vo. Ela...

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AMIS, Martin (b. 1949). Success. London: Jonathan Cape, 1978. 8vo. Half title. Original black

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AMIS, Martin (b. 1949). Success. London: Jonathan Cape, 1978. 8vo. Half title. Original black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket with pri...

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ANGLING - Francis FRANCIS. A Book of Angling. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1867. 8vo. Half

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ANGLING - Francis FRANCIS. A Book of Angling. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1867. 8vo. Half title, hand-coloured lithographed frontispiece an...

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ANGLING - H. CHOLMONDELEY-PENNELL (1837-1915). The Modern Practical Angler. London: Routledge, [

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ANGLING - H. CHOLMONDELEY-PENNELL (1837-1915). The Modern Practical Angler. London: Routledge, [c. 1870]. 8vo. Half title, coloured lithographed ...

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AUDUBON, John James (1785-1851). "Great American Cock Male - Vulgo (Wild Turkey-) Meleagris

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AUDUBON, John James (1785-1851). "Great American Cock Male - Vulgo (Wild Turkey-) Meleagris Gallopavo." Very large modern facsimile coloured prin...

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BARING, Maurice (1874-1945). Forget-Me-Not and Lily of the Valley. London: Wm. Heinemann, Ltd.,

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BARING, Maurice (1874-1945). Forget-Me-Not and Lily of the Valley. London: Wm. Heinemann, Ltd., 1931. Small oblong 4to (125 x 188mm). Full-page c...

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BATEMAN, James (1811-97, editor). A Second Century of Orchidaceous Plants. London: L. Reeve,

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BATEMAN, James (1811-97, editor). A Second Century of Orchidaceous Plants. London: L. Reeve, 1867. 4to (310 x 250mm). Half title, 100 uncoloured ...

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BATES, H. E. (1905-74). The Tree. London: E. Lahr, [1930]. Large 8vo (228 x 150mm). Original

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BATES, H. E. (1905-74). The Tree. London: E. Lahr, [1930]. Large 8vo (228 x 150mm). Original white printed wrappers (some spotting). "Blue Moon B...

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BAXTER, Richard (1615-91). The Saints [sic] Everlasting Rest: Or, A Treatise of the Blessed State

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BAXTER, Richard (1615-91). The Saints [sic] Everlasting Rest: Or, A Treatise of the Blessed State of the Saints in their enjoyment of God in Glor...

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BEATON, Cecil (1904-80). Ballet. London: Wingate, [1951]. Large 8vo. Half tone illustrations (a few

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BEATON, Cecil (1904-80). Ballet. London: Wingate, [1951]. Large 8vo. Half tone illustrations (a few spots). Original watered silk cloth lettered ...

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BECKFORD, Peter (1740-1811) Thoughts on Hunting, in a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend.

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BECKFORD, Peter (1740-1811) Thoughts on Hunting, in a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend. London: Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, [n....

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BENTLEY, Richard (1662-1742, editor) - Marcus MANILIUS (fl. 1st Century AD). Astronomicon ex

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BENTLEY, Richard (1662-1742, editor) - Marcus MANILIUS (fl. 1st Century AD). Astronomicon ex recensione et cum notis Richardi Bentleii. London: He...

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BERNARD SHAW, George (1856-1950). A postcard addressed to Hugh Rees, Ltd, 49 Pall Mall, London,

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BERNARD SHAW, George (1856-1950). A postcard addressed to Hugh Rees, Ltd, 49 Pall Mall, London, dated 18/4/1950, and with Shaw`s printed address,...

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Biblischer Weyrauch zum Sussen Geruch Gottseelicher Andachten, edited by Johanne Lassenio.

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Biblischer Weyrauch zum Sussen Geruch Gottseelicher Andachten, edited by Johanne Lassenio. Copenhagen: Ben. Joh. Melchior Liebe, 1692. 8vo. Engrav...

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BINDING - Jan BLAEU (1596-1673). Tweede Stuck der Aerdrycks Beschryving `t Welck Vervat Duytslandt.

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BINDING - Jan BLAEU (1596-1673). Tweede Stuck der Aerdrycks Beschryving `t Welck Vervat Duytslandt. Amsterdam: Joahn Blaeu, 1664. Folio 500 x 310...

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BINDINGS - Allgemeine Geschichte in Einzeldastellung, edited by Wilhelm Oncken. Berlin: G. Grote`

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BINDINGS - Allgemeine Geschichte in Einzeldastellung, edited by Wilhelm Oncken. Berlin: G. Grote`sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, c. 1879-90. 32 volumes,...

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