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Africa.- Birds.- Jackson (Sir Frederick John) The Birds of Kenya Colony and the Uganda …

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Africa.- Birds.- Jackson (Sir Frederick John) The Birds of Kenya Colony and the Uganda Protectorate, 3 vol., first edition, portrait frontispiece,...

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Africa.- Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) My African Journey [in the Strand Magazine], 9 parts …

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Africa.- Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) My African Journey [in the Strand Magazine], 9 parts bound in 1, first edition, illustrations, modern hal...

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Africa.- Stern (Rev. Henry A.) Wanderings among the Falashas in Abyssinia, together with a …

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Africa.- Stern (Rev. Henry A.) Wanderings among the Falashas in Abyssinia, together with a description of the country and its various inhabitants,...

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America.- Massachusetts.- Southack (John) Life of John Southack: written by himself. Containing an …

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America.- Massachusetts.- Southack (John) Life of John Southack: written by himself. Containing an Account of the Sinking of the Brigantine Hannah...

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America. Tennessee.- Lortic binding.- Haywood (John) The Civil and Political History of the State …

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America. Tennessee.- Lortic binding.- Haywood (John) The Civil and Political History of the State of Tennessee, from Its Earliest Settlement up to...

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Americas.- Winsor (Justin) Narrative and Critical History of America, 8 vol., Boston & New York, …

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NO RESERVE Americas.- Winsor (Justin) Narrative and Critical History of America, 8 vol., maps, plates and illustrations, some water-staining, or...

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Atlases.- Atlas of Modern and Ancient Geography, William and Robert Chambers, 1882; and 9 others, …

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NO RESERVE Atlases.- Atlas of Modern and Ancient Geography, 34 chromolithographed maps, 3 double-page, all in good clean condition, original clo...

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Australia.- Coach and Escort Leaving Walhalla with 4,000 ozs. Gold, 1890.

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Australia.- Coach and Escort Leaving Walhalla with 4,000 ozs. Gold, albumen print, 195 x 153mm., 1890-1900. ⁂ A caption verso reads 'Gold Escort ...

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Bangladesh.- India.- English School (active 1799 and later) A group of six views of Jashore …

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Bangladesh.- India.- English School (active 1799 and later) A group of six views of Jashore District and its environs, views include parts of the ...

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Byzantium.- Turkey.- Nicol (Donald M. ) Church & Society in the last Centuries of Byzantium, …

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NO RESERVE Byzantium.- Turkey.- Nicol (Donald M. ) Church & Society in the last Centuries of Byzantium, Cambridge, 1979 § Geanakoplos (Deno John...

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China.- Bredon (Juliet) The Moon Year. A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals, Shanghai, 1927; …

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China.- [Bredon (Juliet)] The Moon Year. A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals, half-title, frontispiece, plates, fore-edge spotted, original ...

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Florence.- Aglio (Attributed to Agostino, 1777-1857) The River Arno, Florence, pen and brown ink

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NO RESERVE Florence.- Aglio (Attributed to Agostino, 1777-1857) The River Arno, Florence, pen and brown ink with touches of graphite, brown wash...

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Van Kampen (Prof. N.G.) The History and Topography of Holland and Belgium, engraved plates, modern …

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NO RESERVE Van Kampen (Prof. N.G.) The History and Topography of Holland and Belgium, folding map, engraved additional vignette title and 54 pla...

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Holy Land.- Roberts (David) After. Ten plates from 'The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & …

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NO RESERVE Holy Land.- Roberts (David), After. Ten plates from 'The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia ...', full-page folio plates...

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India.- French colonies.- Voltaire (François Marie Arouet de) Fragments sur l'Inde, et sur le …

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India.- [Voltaire (François Marie Arouet de)] , Fragments sur l'Inde, et sur le Général Lalli, title with woodcut floral ornament, woodcut tail-pi...

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Italy.- Moore (George Belton, 1805-1875) Interior view of St Mark's Basilica, Venice, [circa …

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NO RESERVE Italy.- Moore (George Belton, 1805-1875) Interior view of St Mark's Basilica, Venice, watercolour over traces of pencil, heightened w...

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Italy.- Woodlock (David) The Culleoni Monument, Venice; Lady with umbrella, possibly outside the …

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Italy.- Woodlock (David, 1842-1929) The Culleoni Monument, Venice; Lady with an umbrella, outside the Palazzo Ducale, Venice; Lady seated by a fla...

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Japan.- Jephson (R. Mounteney) & Edward Pennell Elmhirst, Our Life in Japan, first edition, 1869.

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Japan.- Jephson (R. Mounteney) & Edward Pennell Elmhirst, Our Life in Japan, first edition, frontispiece, 20 plates, 3 hand-coloured, bookplate, o...

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Japan.- Tronson (J. M.) Personal Narrative of a Voyage to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, Tartary …

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Japan.- Tronson (J. M.) Personal Narrative of a Voyage to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, Tartary ..., in H.M.S. Barracouta, first edition, lithograp...

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Levant.- Lempriere (William) A Tour from Gibraltar...to Morocco, first edition, modern calf, 1791 …

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NO RESERVE Levant.- Lempriere (William) A Tour from Gibraltar...to Morocco, first edition, list of subscribers, lacking folding engraved map, mo...

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Longtitude.- Navigation.- Charnières (Charles Francois Phillippe de) Memoire sur l'observation des …

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Longtitude.- Navigation.- Charnières (Charles Francois Phillippe de) Memoire sur l'observation des longitudes en mer, first edition, title with en...

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Maps.- Turner (Rev. Richard) A View of the Earth: being a Short, but Comprehensive System of …

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Maps.- Turner (Rev. Richard) A View of the Earth: being a Short, but Comprehensive System of Modern Geography...to which is added a description of...

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Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire], 62 …

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Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire], 62 loose plates only, some duplicates, the majority...

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Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in the Ottoman Dominions], 52 loose plates only, Robert Bowyer, …

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Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in the Ottoman Dominions], 52 loose plates only, some duplicates, etchings and aquatints with hand-colouring on...

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Middle East.- Shabistari (Mahmud ibn Abd ul-Karim) Mahmud Schebisteri's Rosenflor des …

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Middle East.- Shabistari (Mahmud ibn Abd ul-Karim) Mahmud Schebisteri's Rosenflor des Geheimnisses, edited by Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall, text i...

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Polar.- Gerlache de Gomery (Commandant Adrien de) Quinze mois dans L'Antarctique, Paris, 1902.

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Polar.- Gerlache de Gomery (Commandant Adrien de) Quinze mois dans L'Antarctique, portrait frontispiece, illustrations, many full-page, folding ma...

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South America.- Patagonia.- Falklands.- Falkner (Thomas) Descripcion de Patagonia y de las partes …

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South America.- Patagonia.- Falklands.- Falkner (Thomas) Descripcion de Patagonia y de las partes adyacentes de la America meridional, a few small...

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Turkey.- Ward (Margaret K., fl. 1850-1870) Nine views of Constantinople and its environs, …

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Turkey.- Ward (Margaret K., fl. 1850-1870) Nine views of Constantinople and its environs, including views of the artist's house and surrounding vi...

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World.- Martin (John) An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands..., 2 vol., second edition, …

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World.- Martin (John) An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands..., 2 vol., second edition, half-titles, engraved frontispiece and folding ma...

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England & Wales.- [Desnos (Louis-Charles)] Nouvel Atlas de l'Angleterre..., 3 parts in 1, engraved …

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England & Wales.- [Desnos (Louis-Charles)] [Nouvel Atlas de l'Angleterre...], lacking engraved title but with 12 double-page engraved maps mounted...

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Ireland.- [Luckombe (Philip)] A Tour through Ireland, Dublin, 1780.

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Ireland.- [Luckombe (Philip)] A Tour through Ireland, small marginal hole (B1), occasional pencil annotations, scattered finger soiling, contempor...

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Kent.- Hasted (Edward) Hasted's History of Kent, Corrected, Enlarged, and Continued to the Present …

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Kent.- Hasted (Edward) Hasted's History of Kent, Corrected, Enlarged, and Continued to the Present Time, from the Manuscript Collections of the La...

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Liverpool.- Enfield (William) An Essay towards the History of Leverpool, second edition, with …

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Liverpool.- Enfield (William) An Essay towards the History of Leverpool...the second edition, with additions, list of subscribers, with additiona...

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Liverpool.- Penn (William Charles, 1877-1968) The Mersey Ferries, etching and drypoint, 1930.

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NO RESERVE Liverpool.- Penn (William Charles, 1877-1968) The Mersey Ferries, etching and drypoint on cream wove paper, signed, dated and inscrib...

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Oxford.- Photograph album, c.50 images of rowing, colleges,and the river, 1913.

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NO RESERVE Oxford.- Photograph album, c.50 images of Oxford, including rowing, the colleges and the river, together with c.40 other miscellaneou...

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Worcestershire.- Nash (Treadway Russell) Collections for the History of Worcestershire, 2 vol., …

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Worcestershire.- Nash (Treadway Russell) Collections for the History of Worcestershire, 2 vol. (with supplement bound in), first edition, engraved...

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Trades.- London.- Cruikshank (George) London Characters, rare large paper issue, [1829].

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Trades.- London.- Cruikshank (George) London Characters, large paper issue, on Whatman paper, 12 (of 24) hand-coloured etched plates, small ink st...

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Angling.- Walton (Isaac) and Charles Cotton, The Compleat Angler, Royal Quarto Edition De Luxe one …

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Angling.- Walton (Isaac) and Charles Cotton, The Compleat Angler, Royal Quarto Edition De Luxe one of 250 signed by editor R. B. Marston, frontisp...

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Cruikshank.- Field & Country Sports.- Chifney (Samuel) ?first edition, half-title, n.d. [after …

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George Cruikshank.- Field & Country Sports.- Chifney (Samuel) Genius Genuine, ?first edition, half-title, a very little faint browning and soiling...

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Figure skating.- Freddie Tomlins.- A good archive relating to Frederick William Edwin "Freddie" …

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Figure skating.- Freddie Tomlins.- A good archive relating to Tomlins, including photographs (a few signed by him), press cuttings and printed me...

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Golf.- Hutchinson (Horace) British Gold Links: a Short Account of the Leading Golf Links of the …

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Golf.- Hutchinson (Horace) British Gold Links: a Short Account of the Leading Golf Links of the United Kingdom, first edition, frontispiece, illus...

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Hunting.- Beckford (William) Thoughts on Hunting. In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend, 1810.

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NO RESERVE Hunting.- Beckford (William) Thoughts on Hunting. In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend, engraved frontispiece (tear, sympathet...

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Hunting.- Osbaldeston (George) Squire Osbaldeston: His Autobiography, number 61 of 100 printed on …

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NO RESERVE Hunting.- Osbaldeston (George) Squire Osbaldeston: His Autobiography, number 61 of 100 printed on handmade paper with 13 additional i...

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Motor Racing.- Ferrari.- Cooper (Michael) Sixties Motor Racing, limited edition numbered 2 of …

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Motor Racing.- Ferrari.- Cooper (Michael) Sixties Motor Racing, limited edition numbered 2 of 1500, illustrations, original cloth, slipcase, Pala...

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Agriculture.- Brown (Robert) A Treatise on Agriculture and Rural Affairs, 2 vol., first edition, …

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NO RESERVE Agriculture.- Brown (Robert) A Treatise on Agriculture and Rural Affairs, 2 vol., first edition, half-titles, 6 engraved plates, some...

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Agriculture.- Home (Francis) The Principles of Agriculture and Vegetation, Edinburgh, for …

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Agriculture.- Home (Francis) The Principles of Agriculture and Vegetation, bookplate of Robert H. Elliot to front pastedown, a few pencil annotati...

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Agriculture.- [Wright (Rev. Thomas)] The Formation and Management of Floated Meadows..., 3 …

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NO RESERVE Agriculture.- [Wright (Rev. Thomas)] The Formation and Management of Floated Meadows..., 3 engraved folding plates, sectional half-ti...

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Astronomy.- Cirencester printing.- Hitchman (William) The Young Astronomer's Assistant, and …

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Astronomy.- Cirencester printing.- Hitchman (William) The Young Astronomer's Assistant, and Countryman's Daily Companion, 2 parts in 1, list of su...

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Farriery.- Jewett (Paul) The New-England Farrier; Being A Compendium of Farriery In Four Parts, …

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Farriery.- Jewett (Paul) The New-England Farrier; Being A Compendium of Farriery In Four Parts, second edition, some spotting, lightly browned, or...

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French Agriculture.- La Salle de L'Etang (Simon-Philibert de) Manuel d'Agriculture..., ink ex …

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French Agriculture.- La Salle de L'Etang (Simon-Philibert de) Manuel d'Agriculture..., half-title, engraved frontispiece by Benoît Louis Prévost, ...

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Pinel (Philippe) Nosographie Philosophique; ou, la Methode de l'Analyse appliqu'ee a la M'edecine, …

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NO RESERVE Pinel (Philippe) Nosographie Philosophique; ou, la Methode de l'Analyse appliqu'ee a la M'edecine, 2 vol., first edition, modern calf...

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Science.- Bull (Marcus) Experiments to Determine the Comparative Value of the Principal Varieties …

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Science.- Bull (Marcus) Experiments to Determine the Comparative Value of the Principal Varieties of Fuel..., engraved frontispiece, 2 letterpress...

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Thorburn (Archibald) British Mammals, 2 vol., first edition, 1920.

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Thorburn (Archibald) British Mammals, 2 vol., first edition, half-title, 50 colour plates, tissue-guards, 2 small marginal tears, occasional faint...

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Trees.- Evelyn (John) Sylva, or A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His …

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Trees.- Evelyn (John) Sylva, or A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions, second edition, initial imp...

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Weather & Farming.- Capper (Col. James) Meteorological and Miscellaneous Tracts..., armorial …

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Weather & Land Management.- Capper (Col. James) Meteorological and Miscellaneous Tracts..., half-title, 5 folding tables, 1 with closed tear, plat...

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Catullus (Gaius Valerius) Catullus. Tibullus. Propertius., first Colines edition, based on the …

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Catullus (Gaius Valerius) and others. Catullus. Tibullus. Propertius., italic type, title with woodcut printer's device, woodcut initials, x8 blan...

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pseudo-Catullus.- Navagero (Andrea) Orationes duae, Carmina que non nulla, Venice, [Joannes …

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pseudo-Catullus.- Navagero (Andrea) Orationes duae, Carmina que non nulla, collation: [*]2 a-b4 c2 d-f4 g2 h-k4 l6, Roman type, title with woodcut...

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Logic.- Titelmann (Franz) De Consideratione Dialectica, Paris, Jean Louis de Tielt, 1544.

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NO RESERVE Logic.- Titelmann (Franz) De Consideratione Dialectica, title with woodcut printer's device, woodcut initials, early ink marginalia a...

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Guicciardini (Francesco) Historiarum sui temporis libri viginti, ex Italico in Latinum sermonem …

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Guicciardini (Francesco) Historiarum sui temporis libri viginti, ex Italico in Latinum sermonem conuersi, 2 parts in 2 vol., some spotting, light...

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Binding.- Greek printing.- Euripides: Tragoediae XIX: in quibus praeter infinita menda sublata, …

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NO RESERVE Binding.- Greek printing.- Euripides. Tragoediae XIX: in quibus praeter infinita menda sublata, carminum omnium ratio hactenus ignora...

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