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1 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol. CXLI January to June 1887
William Blackwood & Sons Edinburgh and London 1887 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Handsomely bound in half brown leather with gilt tooling to the spine, 5 raised bands, red title panel and black volume spine label. Some rubs to edges and corners. Marbled boards, endpapers and all edges. The binding is nice and firm. In very good condition. Joints and hinges all very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine was a long running monthly literary journal. It began in April 1817 and, when it moved HQ to London in 1905, it became simply Blackwood's Magazine. A number of notable authors published their novels and other writings in Blackwood's; for example, George Eliot, Anthony Trollope, Margaret Oliphant, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, and many others. It ceased publication in 1980. This volume contains the first printing of part of the novel, Sarracinesa, by Francis Marion Crawford, probably the best known work of this prolific nineteenth-century author. pp. 1-876. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. 105246 
Price: 57.00 GBP

 
16 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1922, Volume 162 - January to June 1922
Published at The Office Bouverie Street, London 1922 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises a single Punch volume, no. 162 for the first half of the year 1922. Original burgundy red cloth binding with gilt stamped Mr Punch motif and black floral scroll pattern on upper board. Blind stamped floral scroll pattern to lower board and gilt caricatures and titles to spine. The binding is firm and hinges are good. The cloth is faded at the spine, with bruising to spine ends. Corners lightly rubbed. Top edge gilt. Pages are mostly in very good, clean condition. Occasional very minor mark and a pale grubby mark on pages 181-2. Some light foxing to endpapers and pastedowns. Bound in at the front is Punch's Almanack for 1922, which includes colour illustrations. Pagination then follows as pp. 1-532 [Jan 4 - June 28]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 104958 
Price: 22.00 GBP

 
 
2 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol. CXLIII January to June 1888
William Blackwood & Sons Edinburgh and London 1888 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Handsomely bound in half brown leather with gilt tooling to the spine, 5 raised bands, brown title panel and black volume spine label. Some rubs to edges and corners. Marbled boards, endpapers and all edges. The binding is nice and firm. In very good condition. Joints and hinges all very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine was a long running monthly literary journal. It began in April 1817 and, when it moved HQ to London in 1905, it became simply Blackwood's Magazine. A number of notable authors published their novels and other writings in Blackwood's; for example, George Eliot, Anthony Trollope, Margaret Oliphant, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, and many others. It ceased publication in 1980. This volume contains the first printing of Thomas Hardy's short story The Withered Arm. pp. 1-898. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. 105245 
Price: 62.00 GBP

 
17 American Short Stories
Abrahams, William (introduced by) ; Gulla, Paul (illustrated by) The Folio Society London 1997 Hardcover Very Good No Slipcase Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
A very slight faded / pale mark to the front board. Lacks slipcase. Otherwise in very good, clean condition. Binding firm and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks inside. Printed on Ibis Wove paper and bound in full cloth using a design by Malcolm Harvey Young. pp. xvii, 436. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 305503 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
3 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol. CXXV January to June 1879
William Blackwood & Sons Edinburgh and London 1879 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Handsomely bound in half brown leather with gilt tooling to the spine, 5 raised bands, red title panel and black volume spine label. Some rubs to edges and corners. Marbled boards, endpapers and all edges. The binding is nice and firm. In very good condition. Joints and hinges all very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine was a long running monthly literary journal. It began in April 1817 and, when it moved HQ to London in 1905, it became simply Blackwood's Magazine. A number of notable authors published their novels and other writings in Blackwood's; for example, George Eliot, Anthony Trollope, Margaret Oliphant, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, and many others. It ceased publication in 1980. This volume contains the concluding parts of Anthony Trollope's John Caldigate, which first appeared in print in Blackwood's between April 1878 - June 1879. pp. 1-780. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. 105244 
Price: 57.00 GBP

 
18 The Formative Years (Condensed and edited edition). 2 Volumes [Complete Set].
Adams, Henry ; condensed and edited by Herbert Agar Collins London 1948 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
A history of the United States during the administrations of Jefferson and Madison. 2 Volumes complete. Bound in cream cloth; black blocked spine. Both volumes in VERY GOOD clean condition. Previous owner's signature and date neatly on both f.e.p.s. Pale blue dust jackets. The DJ of volume 2 has some slight marks. Both DJs supplied in loose archival protective film sleeves (do not adhere to the book of jackets in any way). 23.5cm. pp. xxvi, 472; viii, 473-1067. A VERY HEAVY set - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this set costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 300964 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
 
4 Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol. XCVII January to June 1865
William Blackwood & Sons Edinburgh and London 1865 Half Leather Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Handsomely bound in half brown leather with gilt tooling to the spine, 5 raised bands, red title panel and black volume spine label. Some rubs to edges and corners and a rub / abrasion to the marbling of the front board. The spine has darkened in places - has some slightly black marks. Marbled boards, endpapers and all edges. The binding is nice and firm. Joints and hinges all very good. Contemporary armorial bookplate on the front pastedown, for Evan Charles Sutherland-Walker. There is a pale brown stain to the outer closed textblock page edges, affecting most of the textblock; just visible to the page margins at the foredges (pale marks). Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine was a long running monthly literary journal. It began in April 1817 and, when it moved HQ to London in 1905, it became simply Blackwood's Magazine. A number of notable authors published their novels and other writings in Blackwood's; for example, George Eliot, Anthony Trollope, Margaret Oliphant, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, and many others. It ceased publication in 1980. This volume contains the first printing of the first part of the novel, Miss Marjoribanks, by Mrs Oliphant, one of her best known and most successful novels. pp. 1-778. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. 105247 
Price: 52.00 GBP

 
19 Some Parliamentary Recollections
Agg-Gardner, The Rt. Hon. Sir James Ed. J. Burrow & Co., Ltd [c.1927] 1927 Edition De Luxe Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - 9.25" Tall Signed Limited Edition
No date stated. c. 1927. Edition de luxe. Numbered signed edition. Bound in blue leather which has a slightly padded feel to it. This copy has been hand-numbered (No. 67) and is signed underneath by the author. Corners are just a little rubbed. Top outer textblock edge edged in gilt. Other edges deckled / untrimmed. 246pp. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 050466 
Price: 24.00 GBP

 
 
5 Breviarium Romanum Ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilii Tridentini restitutum, B. PII V. Pontificis Maximi Jussu Editum, Clementis VIII. & Urbani VIII. Auctoritate recognitum; In Quatuor Anni Tempora divisum. Pars Hiemalis.
Sumptibus Pauli Balleonii Venetiis 1707 Leather Bound Fair Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Breviarium Romanum 1707. The binding is in good condition but with some historic worming holes to the pastedowns and, to a lesser extent, endpapers. Worming is not invasive but there are some holes to a block of text towards the back of the book, approx. p. cxlx onwards - a small single hole to the first few pages, then a double hole; pages clxxxi-ccxviii have a slightly larger hole which partly obscures letters in the last two lines of text. There is a long repaired tear to page 225/226 - this is quite neat; there is a small amount of loss to the words in the bottom margin corner, affecting the bottom two lines of text. A few other minor repairs to pages. Four engraved illustrations including frontispiece. Black and red text in two columns on the page. Some pages are loose and a number of others are loosening. This copy would benefit from some careful restoration. Page edges marbled. pp. [16], 624, ccxliv. 24cm. Ribbon page marker is present but fragile. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 309094 
Price: 80.00 GBP

 
20 Georgian Stories 1926
Alexander, Sandra ; Armstrong, Martin ; Coppard, A. E. ; Delafield, E. M. ; Maugham, W. Somerset ; et al. Chapman and Hall Ltd London 1926 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
A reading copy only. The boards have bowed, covers are rubbed, cloth fraying at spine ends, spine faded. The front pastedown has a large mark where it looks like a label may have been removed. Binding shaken but all pages present and bound in. No loose pages. Some foxing throughout. A good readable copy if you are not concerned about appearance. pp. viii, 291. 306194 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
6 Punch, Or The London 1892, Vols 102 and 103 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office London and Glasgow 1892 Half Leather Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 102 and 103 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1892. Half tan calf binding. Spine gilt in six compartments, with raised bands. Marbled boards. Some rubs to the edges and some surface rubs to the boards. All four corners are lightly bumped. The top two corners are rubbed, just exposing board at the corner tips. The joints are good but there are superficial surface cracks to the leather at the spine ends of the lower board. Inner hinges are very good. Lovely brown marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. Very small binders mark for John Bumpus, Oxford Street. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Pale staining to the spine edges and to the bottom edges of both boards, next to the spine. Pale stain to the bottom edges next to the spine of the first couple and last couple of pages (minor marks). A handsome copy. pp. iv, [34 - Punch's Almanack for 1892], 324 [Jan 2 - July 2], iv, 312 [July 2 - Dec 31]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 106899 
Price: 44.00 GBP

 
21 Vita Nuova
Alighieri, Dane ; with an introduction by A. N. Wilson ; translated into English by Mark Musa ; illustrations by Daniel Egneus The Folio Society 2015 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Egneus, Daniel 
Hardback with slipcase. In excellent, fine condition. As new. Still shrink wrapped. Bound in red cloth with a blocked illustration to the front board. Gilt page edges and a ribbon page marker. 308920 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
7 Punch, Or The London 1895, Vols 108 and 109 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office London and Glasgow 1895 Half Leather Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 108 and 109 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1895. Half tan calf binding. Spine gilt in six compartments, with raised bands. Marbled boards. Some rubs to the edges, light surface rubs and scratches. A bump to the bottom corner of the lower board. Large scratch / scuff to the leather top corner of the upper board. Joints are good. There are stains to the bottom corners of both boards, next to the spine and the first approx. 6 pages and last approx. 6 pages have a pale water-type stain and a little wrinkling to the bottom edge, near the spine. Some light foxing. The binding is sturdy. Inner hinges are very good. Lovely brown marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. Very small binders mark for John Bumpus, Oxford Streeet. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. A handsome copy. pp. iv, [27 - Punch's Almanack for 1895]; 312 [Jan 5 - June 29], iv, 312 (July 6 - Dec 28]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 106897 
Price: 44.00 GBP

 
22 A Is For Always, an ABC book [Mini book in slipcase]
Anglund, Joan Walsh Collins London 1969 Hardcover Very Good Slipcase Very Good Book 32mo - over 4 - 5" tall 
Mini book, bound in a salmon pink cloth, with dust jacket and matching slipcase. Delightful book with lovely illustrations. A (always) B (be) C (courteous), D (determined) and so on. The dust jacket is a bit greyed around the middle of the spine where the thumb grooves are for removing the book from the slipcase. There are a couple of foxing spots to the front endpaper, outer edges and dust jacket flaps. A few marks to the slipcase. Inside, the typewritten dedication is 'for Joy and Lisa' and underneath someone has hand-written "+ you!". Such an adorable little book. 10.5 x 8cm. 102559 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
8 Punch, Or The London 1896, Vols 110 and 111 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office London and Glasgow 1896 Half Leather Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 110 and 111 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1896. Half tan calf binding. Spine gilt in six compartments, with raised bands. Marbled boards. Some rubs to the edges and corners have light bumps.. A scratch to the surface leather of the top corner of the lower board. The spine joints are firm but there are some cracks: superficial surface cracks to the leather at the top and bottom of the lower board joint; a deeper crack to the top of the upper board joint. Inner hinges are very good. Lovely brown marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. A stain to the bottom corner of both boards, next to the spine and corresponding small pale water stain to the first and last couple of pages in the bottom corner next to the spine. Some light foxing. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Very small binders mark for John Bumpus, Oxford Street. A handsome copy. pp. iv, [27 - Punch's Almanack for 1896], 312 [Jan 4 - June 27], iv, 312 [July 4 - Dec 26]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 106898 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
23 Les poètes lyonnais, précurseurs de la Pléiade. Maurice Scève - Louise Labé - Pernette du Guillet. Introduction et notes de J. Aynard.
Anthologie ; Aynard, Joseph (introduction et notes de) Editions Bossard Paris 1924 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Edition numérotée 2089/2500. Bound in red cloth with marbled boards. Previous owner's names written on the f.e.p. Endpapers browned. Text pages not browned. There are some light pencil marks in the page margins. Overall good clean condition. 300pp. French. 302770 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
9 Punch, Or The London 1898, Vols 114 and 115 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office London and Glasgow 1898 Half Leather Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 114 and 115 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1898. Half tan calf binding. Spine gilt in six compartments, with raised bands. Marbled boards. Some rubs to the edges and corners have light bumps. The spine joints are firm but there are some cracks: a light superficial surface cracks to the leather at the top and bottom of the upper board joint; deeper cracks to the top and bottom of the lower board joints and to the bottom of the front board joint. Inner hinges are very good. Lovely brown marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. A pale stain visible to the leather spine edges of both boards. Some light foxing. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Very small binders mark for John Bumpus, Oxford Street. A handsome copy. pp. iv, [29 - Punch's Almanack for 1898], 312 [Jan 8 - July 2], iv, 312 [July 9 - Dec 31]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 106909 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
24 Tim and Charlotte
Ardizzone, Edward Frances Lincoln Children's Books London 2006 1845075455 / 9781845075453 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. In excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked; appears barely read. Slim unpaginated children's picture book. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Charlotte lives in a big house with lots of toys. You'd think that would make her happy, but it doesn't. She wants to play with some real friends and you can't have better friends than Tim and Ginger when they're bound for adventure - and trouble! First published in 1952; this is a first impression of the 2006 Frances Lincoln edition. 309102 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
10 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1880, Vols 78 and 79 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office Fleet Street, London 1880 Half Leather Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 78 and 79 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1880, plus the week of the 3rd January, 1880 which is actually the end of Volume 77; pp. 301-312. Half calf binding. Spines gilt in six compartments, with bands. Marbled boards. Leather good, light rubs but a short crack to the front joint, c. one inch at the top. Some surface rubs to the boards. Inside, front inner hinge is very good; rear inner hinge full-length crack, exposing the cords. Binding holds fairly firm on the cords. The rest of the binding is strong. Previous owner's signature on the second f.f.e.p.. Foxing to prelims. Some light foxing to pages (nothing heavy). A good copy in handsome binding. Bound by Jarrolds Binders, Norwich. pp. iv, 301-312 [Vol. 77, 3 Jan], 312 [Jan 10 - July 3], iv, 312 [July 10 - Jan 1]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 104056 
Price: 38.00 GBP

 
25 Tim and Charlotte
Ardizzone, Edward Scholastic Press London 2000 0439010373 / 9780439010375 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. In excellent, near fine condition; just one small flattened crease to the rear dust jacket flap. Clean, tight and unmarked; appears barely read. Slim unpaginated children's picture book. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Charlotte lives in a big house with lots of toys. You'd think that would make her happy, but it doesn't. She wants to play with some real friends and you can't have better friends than Tim and Ginger when they're bound for adventure - and trouble! First published in 1952; this is a first impression of the Scholastic 2000 reissue. 106065 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
11 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1883, Vols 84 and 85 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office Fleet Street, London 1883 Half Leather Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 84 and 85 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1883. Half calf binding. Spines gilt in six compartments, with imitation bands. Marbled boards. Leather very good, light rubs. Joints good. Some surface rubs to the boards. Inside, light partial crack to the front inner hinge; crack to the rear inner hinge and the rear endpaper has been removed. Binding holds firm and tight. Previous owner's signature and date on the f.e.p. (1884). Foxing to prelims. Some light foxing to pages (nothing heavy). A very good copy in handsome binding. pp. iv, 312 [Jan 6 - June 30], iv, 312 [July 7 - Dec 29]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 103998 
Price: 43.00 GBP

 
26 Aristophanous Komodiai. Aristophanis comoediae undecim. Textum ad fidem optimorum librorum emendatum notulisque subinde criticis exornatum usibus scholarum accommodabat indicem nominum adjunxit Hubertus Ashton Holden.
Aristophanes ; Holden, Hubert Ashton J. G. Parker London 1848 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Bound in quarter cloth, worn and marked, with plain paper covered boards - worn, rubbed and creasing to the bottom corner of the rear board. Not an attractive binding but it is sound and firm. Paper spine label darkened and barely readable. Inside is pretty clean. There is some light foxing. Previous ownership details written on the f.e.p. Foredges untrimmed. Text is Ancient Greek with notes and introduction in Latin. pp. ix, [7], 595 + 4 pages of publisher's list of titles. 103551 
Price: 55.00 GBP

 
 
12 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1886, Vols 90 and 91 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office Fleet Street, London 1886 Half Leather Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 90 and 91 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1886. Half calf binding. Spines gilt in six compartments, with bands. Marbled boards. Leather fairly good, light rubs but there is a repaired split to the front joint, c. bottom 3-4 inches of the front joint. The repair looks fine but does not look that strong. Some surface rubs to the boards. Inside, light partial crack to the front inner hinge; rear inner hinge strong. Binding holds firm and tight. Previous owner's signature on the second f.f.e.p.. Foxing to prelims. Some light foxing to pages (nothing heavy). A good copy in handsome binding. Bound by Jarrolds Binders, Norwich. pp. iv, 312 [Jan 2 - June 26], iv, 312 [July 3 - Dec 25]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 104055 
Price: 33.00 GBP

 
27 Essays in Criticism First Series
Arnold, Matthew Macmillan and Co Ltd London 1900 Leather Bound Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Hardback. Bound in full light grey polished calf, with school crest on the upper board (Absque Labore Nihil is the motto), gilt borders and spine and black spine label. All edges and endpapers marbled. The binding is firm and pages clean except for a little light foxing to the first and last few pages. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Light rubs to the spine edges, spine ends and board edges but the binding is strong and joints very good. Boards are discoloured / partially faded. Reprint. pp. xi, [3], 379. 308176 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
13 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1893, Vols 104 and 105 [The full year bound in one single volume]
Published at The Office 85 Fleet Street, London 1893 Half Leather Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises Punch volumes 104 and 105 bound together in one volume - the full year of 1893. Half tan calf binding. Spines gilt in six compartments, with raised bands. Marbled boards. Some rubs to the edges, light rubs, a scratch to the surface leather of the top corner of the upper board. All four corners are lightly bumped; the top two corners are rubbed, exposing board at the corner tips. The joints are good and sturdy but there are superficial surface cracks to the upper joint, at the head and tail. Both hinges are very good. Lovely brown marbled endpapers. Very small binders mark for John Bumpus, Oxford Street. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Pages are in lovely, bright and clean, condition. A very little foxing to the top margin of the first c. 20 pages or so. A handsome copy. pp. iv, [+33 - The Christmas number of Punch], 312 [Jan 7 - July 1]; iv, 312 [July 8 - Dec 30]. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 104578 
Price: 44.00 GBP

 
28 The Poems of Matthew Arnold 1840-1867; AND The Poems of William Wordsworth [2 Separate Volumes Uniformly Bound]
Arnold, Matthew (with an introduction by Sir A. T. Quiller-Couch) ; Wordsworth, William (with introductions and notes edited by Thomas Hutchinson) Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press [1913 and 1916] 1913 Half Leather Very Good Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
These separate volumes are uniformly bound in a handsome red morocco with red cloth boards, six gilt ruled spine compartments, five raised bands. Top edges are gilt. Minor rubs. An attractive and sturdy pair. The pair belonged to Hermione Lady Cobbold (nee Bulwer-Lytton) and were given to her by her mother on the occasion of her 15th birthday. The inscription inside each volume reads 'August 31st 1920, Hermione Lytton, from Mother'. Both volumes have some darkening to the edges of the endpapers. Both have a frontis. portrait with tissue guard. The Matthew Arnold volume has a very pale stain to the bottom edge of the front pastedown, endpaper and following free page. Other occasional light marks to pages but overall in very good, clean condition. Bindings firm. Matthew Arnold: pp. xxvii, 460. Wordsworth: pp. xxxii, 986. 19.5cm. A HEAVY pair - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as these volumes cost more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Surcharge may apply for posting to UK highlands and islands; significant surcharge for delivery overseas - all destinations; NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 306180 
Price: 92.00 GBP

 
 
14 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1909, Volume 136 - January to June 1909
Published at The Office Fleet Street, London 1909 Hardcover Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises a single Punch volume, no. 136 for the first half of the year 1909. Bound in a plain maroon cloth binding. Binder's mark on the front pastedown for H. Dight, Newport. Spine slightly faded and edges lightly rubbed. No previous owner's name or inscriptions. Some light handling marks (thumbing etc.) and creasing to pages. The binding is firm and sound. Light superficial cracks to bottom few inches of inner hinges. 1-468 [Jan 6 - June 30]. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 104583 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
29 FLOREAT A Photographic Impression of Cheltenham College
Ashcroft, David (foreword by) Published by The Practical Photographic Society at Cheltenham College 1970 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket; both in very good condition. Bound in dark blue cloth. A few tears to the edges of the dust jacket. No names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose archival-quality clear film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket from future wear. DJ not price clipped. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 103661 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
15 Punch, Or The London Charivari 1911, Volume 140 - January to June 1911
Published at The Office Fleet Street, London 1911 Hardcover Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Comprises a single Punch volume, no. 140 for the first half of the year 1911. Original maroon cloth binding, with gilt stamped Mr Punch and black floral scroll pattern on the upper board. Blind stamped floral scroll pattern to the lower board and gilt caricatures and titles to the spine. The binding is very slightly faded at the spine. Minor bruising to spine ends. Hinges very good. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Some light foxing to the first few pages only; a few pages have short tears / nicks in the margins (margins only, not text); page 21/22 has a snag / tear in the margin next to the spine (again, margin only); a small section of pages (one issue) has come free from the last stitch of the binding (still perfectly soundly bound, just loose at the bottom stitch / bottom of the page); small brown mark affecting pages 178-190. This is a very good, solid copy in overall nice, clean condition. pp. 1-510 [Jan 4 - June 28]. Includes Coronation number for June 7, 1911. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 104581 
Price: 16.00 GBP

 
30 Brief Lives by John Aubrey
Aubrey, John ; a selection based upon existing contemporary portraits edited by Richard Barber The Folio Society London 1994 Hardcover Very Good No Slipcase Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
8th printing of this Folio Society edition. In very good, clean condition but lacks slipcase. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Printed on Hamilton Wove paper and bound in Berkeley cloth blocked with a design by Malcolm Harvey Young. pp. 324. 305513 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
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