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Publisher: London, H. Fisher, R. Fisher, and P. Jackson: 1832
Seller ID: 23923
4to. [iv], 112pp, 110 engraved illustrations on 57 plates (including engraved vignette title and frontis; and there is a small woodcut on text page 84). Bound in (late 19thC?) half red leather and cloth, gilt and blind-decorated raised bands on spine (but no title), title gold-blocked on the upper board, extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, edges tinted. Some offsetting of the plates, but generally text pages very clean, some spotting on some plates (perhaps half of them so affected, none very badly), small damp marks in fore and/or tail-margins of the last 13 plates (not affecting images). View more info
By: ALLOM, Thomas.
Publisher: London, Fisher, Son, & Co.: [1836-37]
Seller ID: 23468
4to. 76pp, engraved title, 36 plates with tissue guards (two views per plate). Original green cloth, decorated in blind and gilt, the extremities a trifle rubbed. All edges gilt. Many of the plates have a little light spotting, but generally a very good clean copy. View more info
Publisher: Londonii, Robert Barker: 1609
Seller ID: 28757
[title continues] qui nuper editus contra apologiam Serenissimi Potentissimique Principis, Iacobi, dei Gratia, Magnae Britanniae, Franciae & Hiberniae, Regis pro iuramento fidelitatis. Londini: excudebat Robertus Barkerus, serenissae Regiae Maiestatis typographus, anno 1609. , 402pp, woodcut initials and headpieces. STC 626 [ESTC S122435], lacking the final blank leaf. BOUND WITH: Reverendi in Christo Patris, Lanceloti, Episcopi Wintoniensis. Opuscula quaedam posthuma. London: Excudebat Felix Kyngston pro R.B. [Richard Badger] & Andrew Hebb, 1629. [Supplementary title]: Two Answers to ... View more info
By: BACON, Francis.]
Publisher: London, Printed for Hanna Barret and Richard Whittaker, and are to be sold at the Kings Head in Pauls Church-yard: 1625
Seller ID: 35288
12mo. [ii] (title, verso blank), 308pp (last blank). The title within a narrow double-ruled border, text within a wider double-ruled border, leaving a blank marginal column (for notes?). Contemporary full calf, neatly rebacked with the unlettered spine laid down. Hinges strengthened with Japanese tissue. Lacks a preliminary blank leaf? Title-page is slightly off-centre and a little rubbed along its head edge. The text somewhat offset on some pages in the latter third of the book. A good to very good clean copy. View more info
Publisher: London, Published by Edward Maynard, DD. Printed by George James, for Jonah Bowyer: 1716
Seller ID: 18341
Second edition, corrected and enlarged by the Author's own hand. To which is prefixed his Life, written by himself. ALSO: Appendix in Historiam Ecclesiae Cathedralis S. Pauli; Diversa, Ad majorem istius operis illustrationem continens. AND: A Brief Historical Account of the Cathedrals of York, Durham and Carlisle; as also the principal collegiate churches in the Province of York. Extracted from authentic records, and other authorities (Bowyer, London, 1715). Folio. xxiii, 210pp, 11 plates (9 folding), 29 full-page engravings by W. Hollar and J. Harris / 76pp (last blank) / 88pp / pp (In... View more info
Publisher: London, J. Harris: 1815
Seller ID: 12592
756pp, pp index, engraved plates. Half calf (raised bands and gilt decorations on spine) with marbled boards (sligjht surface rubbing) and edges. Extremities a little rubbed, corners a little more so. Occasional light spotting. Very good. ***Middlesex. View more info
By: TRYON, Thomas.
Publisher: London, Printed by H.C. for R. Baldwin: 1691
Seller ID: 35244
[title continues] ...and the particular nature of all things requisite for the life of man as all sorts of meats, drinks, air, exercise &c., with special directions how to use each of them to the best advantage of the body and mind. Shewing from the true ground of nature whence most diseases proceed and how to prevent them. To which is added a treatise of most sorts of English herbs with several other remarkable and most useful observations, very necessary for families. The whole treatise displaying the most hidden secrets of Philosophy, and made easie and familiar to the meanest capacities, b... View more info
By: Webb, Daniel.
Publisher: London, R. and J. Dodsley: 1762-1769.
Seller ID: 18115
First edition of 'Remarks' (1762) and 'Observations' (1769), third edition (1769) of 'An Inquiry'. Small 8vo. [ii], 123pp; xvi, 200pp; vi, 155pp; pp publ adverts. Full contemporary calf with spine title label, extremities rubbed, a little more so at the joints and head and tail of spine, some discolouring on the boards. Top edges coloured, the others darkened, internally clean. Long (faint) note in pencil on the front free endpaper, and longer note in ink on the following blank (an extract of a critique of Young's 'Night Thoughts'), seemingly in the hand of the (contemporary? - certainly n... View more info