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Plot, Robert. The Natural History of Staffordshire, first edition, Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1686. Small folio, title page with engraved vig...

Collection of books, some bearing owner inscriptions of Briton Riviere RA (1840-1920), some with gift inscriptions to the same, to include Temple ...

Sir John Everett Millais PRA (1829-1896), painter and founding member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. The order of service for Millais's funera...

Holy Bible. Old and New Testament, bound with Psalms and Common Prayer, each bearing separate title: The Book of Common Prayer, London: John Bill ...

Garner, Alan. The Weirdstone of Brisingamen, first edition, London: Collins, 1960. Octavo, publisher's blue cloth. Contents good, clean, bright; l...

Collection of books, predominantly botanical/gardening and natural history, to include As the Water Flows, by Eleanor Barnes, London: Grant Richar...

Seuss, Dr. The Cat in the Hat, first UK edition, first printing, London: Collins & Harvill, 1958, signed and inscribed by the author on verso of f...

Goodacre, Walter. The Moon with a description of Its Surface Formations, Fully Illustrated by the Author's revised Map of the Moon, Bournemouth: P...

Newman, John (Transl.). Xenophon's History of the Affairs of Greece, in Seven Books [bound as one], London: R. H. for William Freeman, 1685. Octav...

The Beano Book, London: D. C. Thomson & John Leng, [1952]. Pictorial boards, 127pp. Contents good with toning from age, neat ownership inscription...

Collection of 20th-century local history publications, mostly relating to Nottingham, to include four Pevsner guides (Nottinghamshire; Derbyshire;...

Miscellaneous collection of books, to include Observations and Reflections Made in the Course of a Journey through France, Italy, and Germany, by ...

Folio Society. Leather-bound collection, comprising: Purgatorio, by Dante Alighieri, illustrated by Salvador Dali, London: Folio Society, 2007, pr...

Folio Society. Collection in slipcases, including some sets, predominantly 20th-century fiction, crime fiction, comedy, to include Agatha Christie...

Folio Society. Collection in slipcases, some sets, predominantly history, biography, philosophy, including Marcel Proust (set), Burton's Anatomy o...

Folio Society. Collection in slipcases, predominantly classics, fiction, short stories, nursery rhymes and fairy tales, to include Rudyard Kipling...

Cary, John. Cary's New and Correct English Atlas: Being A New Set of County Maps from Actual Surveys, London: John Cary, 1823. Quarto, contemporar...

Hamilton, N. E. S. A. (Ed.). The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland, in 12 volumes, London: James Virtue, [1868]. Featuring three ste...

Bartholomew, J. G. The Royal Atlas of England and Wales, London, [c.1899]. Folio, publisher's embossed gilt cloth, frontispiece and 69 colour maps...

Wright, Lewis. The Illustrated Book of Poultry, London: Cassell, 1880. Quarto, publisher's pictorial cloth, complete with all chromolithographic p...

Collection of books to include Games Ancient and Oriental and How to Play Them, by Edward Falkener, London: Longmans, 1892; Horae Icenae: Being th...

Barrie, J. M. Peter and Wendy, illustrated by F. D. Bedford, first edition, London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1911]. Octavo, publisher's gilt green clo...

Ockenden, L. C. Mr. Bumbletoes of Bimbleton, first edition, London: Odhams, [1948]. Quarto, publisher's blue cloth, pictorial dust-jacket. Content...

Bunyan, John. A Discourse upon the Pharisee and the Publican, fifth edition, London: John Marshall, [c.1706]. Engraved frontispiece, 192pp, plus 2...

Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, first UK edition (precedes first US edition), London: Chatto & Windus, 1884, publisher's advertis...

Dugdale, James. The New British Traveller, in four volumes, London: J. & J. Cundee, [c.1819]. Quarto, full contemporary calf, engraved frontispiec...

Collection of books to include The Practice of Divine Love, by Thomas Kenn, London: Rivington, 1768; Constitutions and Canons Ecclesiastical, Lond...

Tollik, Janina. Nigdy Wiecej [Never Again], 1951, reproductions of Janina Tollik's paintings of Auschwitz. Portfolio containing 16 plates together...

Biblia Latina with postilla by Nicolai de Lyra. Fragment [Book of Job] from Latin Bible, Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, [1475 or later]. 80 leaves (16...

Eliot, T. S. Murder in the Cathedral, Acting Edition [one of 750 copies printed for the performance at Canterbury Cathedral], Canterbury: H. J. Go...

Morris, William. A Book of Verse, colour facsimile of manuscript, Ilkley: The Scolar Press, 1980, numbered 3 of 62 copies bound in vellum (from a ...

Jonson, Ben. A Croppe of Kisses: Selected Lyrics of Ben Jonson, Chosen, with an Appreciation, by John Wallis, London: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1...

Flint, Sir William Russell. In Pursuit: An Autobiography, London: The Medici Society, 1970. Limited edition, signed by Francis Russell Flint and n...

Caxton, William. Single leaf from Disticha de moribus [attributed to Dionysius Cato], in English, c.1484, printed on both sides. Well-preserved, c...

Hooke, Nathaniel. The Roman History, from the Building of Rome to the Ruin of the Commonwealth, fifth edition in eight volumes, Dublin: William Wa...

Irish Interest. Smedley, Edward. Erin: A Geographical and Descriptive Poem, two parts bound as one, London: Hamblin & Seyfang, 1810. Quarto, conte...

Bourgoing, Jean-Francois. Tableau de l'Espagne Modern, fourth edition, London: John Stockdale, 1808. Octavo, three volumes [no atlas], full contem...

Pitt, Christopher (transl.); Joseph Warton (notes). The Works of Virgil, in four volumes, London: R. Dodsley, 1753. Octavo, full contemporary calf...

Association bindings. Collection of 19th-century books with a connection to Baddesley Clinton in Warwickshire. To include Edgeworth's Memoirs, in ...

Bindings. Collection of 19th- & 20th-century books, leather bindings, many bearing bookplates for Godfrey Stafford Bostock. To include The Works o...

Apuleius. The Golden Ass, translated by William Adlington, 1566, London: Chiswick Press, 1904. Limited edition numbered 137 of 200 for sale. Small...

Royal Commission on Canals and Inland Navigations of the United Kingdom, volumes 1 to 10, London: HMSO, 1906-1911, publisher's blue paper wrappers...

Bentley. Three Litre Bentley Instruction Book, November, 1930. Octavo, original blue cloth covers, folding plate at rear, armorial bookplate for G...

Rolls-Royce. Handbook of the 20/25 H.P. Rolls-Royce Car with Instructions for Running and Maintenance, Number XVI, Derby: Rolls-Royce Limited, n.d...

Martin, Robert Montgomery. The British Colonies, London: The London Printing and Publishing Company, [c.1850s]. Five volumes [of six], featuring 3...

Collection of books, military history and late-Victorian religious works for children, to include Cassell's History of the War in the Soudan, by J...

Solmentes Press. Esslemont, David (Illus.). To Autumn, by John Keats, Decorah: Solmentes, 2008. Edition C, signed by Esslemont on colophon. Folio,...

Mixed collection of books, some first editions, to include The Old Man and Mr Smith, by Peter Ustinov, first edition, London: Michael O'Mara, 1990...

Fleming, Ian. Thunderball, first edition, London: Jonathan Cape, 1961. Octavo, publisher's dark brown cloth lettered in gilt to spine with blind-e...

Gordon, Patrick. Geography Anatomiz'd: Or, The Geographical Grammar, seventh edition, London: J. Nicholson, 1716, complete with 16 folding maps by...

Ludolphus de Saxonia. Vita Jesu Christi, [Lyon: Stephano Gueynard, Venundatur Lugdu, 1516]. Small folio, beginning at Prologus (ai), no title or p...

Lipscomb, George. The History and Antiquities of the County of Buckingham, in four volumes, London: J. & W. Robins, 1847. Featuring 37 plates & ma...

Page, William (Ed.). The Victoria History of the Counties of England: Buckingham, in four volumes plus separate Index, London: Archibald Constable...

Records of Buckinghamshire, by the Architectural and Archaeological Society for the County of Buckingham, Vol.VIII to Vol.XXXII in 15 volumes, but...

Collection of books relating to Buckinghamshire local history, to include The History and Antiquities of the Hundred of Desborough and Deanery of ...

Clarendon, Edward, Earl of. State Papers, in three volumes, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1767-73-86. Folio, full contemporary calf with raised bands, ...

Clarendon, Edward, Earl of. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641, in three volumes, Oxford: Printed at t...

Burnet, [Gilbert]. Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time, first edition, in two volumes, London: Thomas Ward, Downing & Woodfall, 1724-34, uniqu...

Ludlow, Edmund. Memoirs, in three volumes, Switzerland: Printed at Vivay in the Canton of Bern, 1698-99. Octavo, recent paper boards, engraved fro...

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