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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 7 - 9" 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 Essays in Criticism First Series
Arnold, Matthew Macmillan and Co Ltd London 1900 Leather Bound Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" 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

 
 
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 7 - 9" 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 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 6 - 7" 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

 
 
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 7 - 9" 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 Connoisseur Magazine, An Illustrated Magazine For Collectors. Volumes 1-25 (1901-1909)
Baily, J. T. Herbert (edited by) Otto Limited [1901-1909] Carmelite House, London 1901 First Edition Quarter Leather Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
A complete run of the first 25 volumes from the first issue, Vol. I September - December, 1901. Each volume contains 4 months and each year comprises three bound volumes. All 25 volumes are uniformly bound in a mid-brown quarter morocco with brown cloth sides. Upper panels are gilt ruled. Bound by Birdsall & Son, Northampton. Some rubs to the leather. Some marks to the boards, including a noticeable spillage stain to the boards of one volume (boards only) and some mild pale biopredation marks to the boards. All joints are very good and the bindings are nice and firm. Inside, all hinges are good. Some volumes bear a contemporary bookplate for a William Arthur Durnford. Some foxing to endpapers and to the few plates with the same paper type as the endpapers. All volumes are generously illustrated throughout, including good quality plates with tissue guards. Some plates are tipped-in on different colour pages. In volume I two of these plates are on black paper and both of these black leaves have become very brittle, cracked and torn. Both black leaves are disintegrating; the illustrations themselves are unaffected. Volume 9 has a small dark ink stain on the spine. An attractive uniform set. DELIVERY: No extra charges for sending within the UK MAINLAND. An extra fee may be necessary for UK islands and highlands, including N. Ireland. INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY may not available for this set due to size and weight - please contact us BEFORE ORDERING. There will be significant extra postage charges for international orders. A discount on postage is available for collection from our North Oxfordshire shop premises. More photographs can be sent on request. 104586 
Price: 420.00 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 7 - 9" 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 Sentimental Tommy, The Story of his Boyhood
Barrie, J. M. Cassell and Company, Limited Leather Bound Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Limp blue leather. The Uniform Edition of the works of J. M. Barrie. n.d. Top edge gilt. Gilt titles etc to spine and gilt author initials in round garland design on the front board. Brief previous owner's gift inscription written on the front endpaper. The ink has smudged. Some rubs to the spine ends, particularly at the head of the spine. pp. xii, 452. 104577 
Price: 6.00 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 7 - 9" 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 The History of Banbury: including copious historical and antiquarian notices of the neighbourhood.
Beesley, Alfred Nichols and Son | printed by William Potts, Parsons St., Banbury Banbury 1841 First Edition Half Leather Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Half red leather, rubbed and scuffed but still presents quite well. The joints are firm. Law Society binding, bookplate on the front pastedown, some circular stamps to pages, and presentation inscription inside. Complete with 26 plates, as required, including 2 folding maps. Plate XIII has been used as a frontispiece and the plate has cracked near the spine, from handling. All of the other plates, including the two maps, have been bound in at the back of the book. The plates all have a pale stain in a narrow margin to the edges; they are otherwise remarkably clean (Beesley plates frequently suffer from heavy foxing and discolouration). Marbled endpapers and page edges. Rather unusually this copy has an original advertisement sheet, for the publication by subscription of the book, bound into the front of the book just before page 1; rarely seen, this is a nice addition. The binding is firm and tight This is a good solid copy of the now very scarce definitive history of Banbury. pp. xvi, 668, [26] plates. 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. 309112 
Price: 165.00 GBP

 
 
6 Paisaje de Chile
Impresos Alguero Ltda | Jack Ceitelis | Librairie Francaise 1982 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Beige imitation leather boards with gilt titles. The dust jacket has some tears to the edges and some of these have been reinforced with sellotape to the underside. The book itself is in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Text is in Spanish, English and French and comes with a loose stapled booklet with a German translation as well. A book of colour photographs. 128pp. 25.5 x 30.5cm landscape. 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. 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. 305867 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
21 The History of Banbury: including copious historical and antiquarian notices of the neighbourhood.
Beesley, Alfred Nichols and Son | printed by William Potts, Parsons St., Banbury Banbury 1841 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Later rebinding in a plain navy cloth with titles to the spine in silver. A heavy rub and scuff to the rear board. Complete with 26 plates, as required, including 2 folding maps. Binding is firm but sewing is visible at a couple of places in the textblock. All 26 plates are bound in at the back of the book - heavy foxing and browning to all of the plates, as is usual with a Beesley. A few very light pencil marks / notes in the text (just a few). This is good solid copy of the now very scarce definitive history of Banbury. pp. xvi, 668, [26] plates. 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. 308960 
Price: 120.00 GBP

 
 
7 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 9 - 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

 
22 William Wordsworth : His Homes and Haunts
Bensusan, Samuel Levy ; with 12 drawings by A. Forestier and 4 portraits. T. C. & E. C. Jack London 1910 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
n.d. stated but 1910 [ref. British Library]. The Pilgrim Books series, no. 3. Hardback, green imitation / mock leather-type boards. Green endpapers. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing. 80pp. 101386 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
8 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 9 - 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

 
23 Sermons, Volume The Second (The Twelfth edition)
Blair, Hugh A. Strahan and T. Cadell | W. Creech London and Edinburgh 1789 Leather Bound Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Full tree calf with black and red labels to the spine, gilt titles and spine decoration. No raised bands. The upper, or front, board is very nearly detached and hangs by a thread. Lower board is quite firm; has some cracks to the joint. Loss to the spine ends. Heavily rubbed corners. The pages are bright and clean throughout and the textblock binding is firm; a couple of very minor marks only to pages. Contemporary bookplate on the front pastedown. pp. viii, 458, + publisher's list. 21.3cm tall. A quite acceptable reading, reference or repair copy. 309126 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
9 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 9 - 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

 
24 Problems in the Different Branches of Philosophy, Adapted to the Course of Reading Pursued in the University of Cambridge [Leather Bound]
Bland, Miles (ed.) Whittaker, Treacher & Co. London Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
n.d. Date not stated. Bound in full leather. Blind stamping to the front cover (shield in centre), raised bands with gilt titles and decoration to the spine. Marbled endpapers. In very good overall condition for its age. Leather is a little bumped and scuffed to the extremeties. The pages are badly foxed, but are free from names or inscriptions. An attractive binding. 374pp. 035811 
Price: 95.00 GBP

 
 
10 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 9 - 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

 
25 Shakespearean Tragedy: Lectures on Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, and Macbeth
Bradley, A. C. Macmillan and Co., Limited London 1922 Half Leather Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Reprint. Half navy leather, with blue cloth sides. Some rubs and scuffs and the leather is chipped at the spine ends. Top edge gilt. Gilt titles to the spine have rubbed and are obscured. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown, dated 1923. pp. xi, 498. A few pencil marks in the text (not extensive). Some pale stains to the bottom outer closed textblock page edge. 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. 309121 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
11 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 9 - 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

 
26 The Spirit of Man
Bridges, Robert Longmans, Green & Co. London, New York, Bombay, Calcutta and Madras 1917 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Bound in half burgundy morocco. Five raised bands and gilt-ruled spine panels. Top edge gilt. Some light rubs to the spine edges and to corners and there are short and minor cracks to the leather joints at the head of the spine. The binding is nice and firm. Inner hinges are very good. A brief gift inscription (dated 1917) written in ink on the front pastedown. First published in 1916; this is a later impression of 1917. Unpaginated. An attractive copy. 308907 
Price: 45.00 GBP

 
 
12 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 9 - 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

 
27 Justice of the Peace and Local Government Review Reports 1967. 131 J.P.
Bridgman, G. F. L. (editor) Published by The Proprietors, Justice of the Peace Ltd London 1968 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Bound in half-tan leather with marbled boards. The binding is rubbed at the edges, spine and corners. The binding is firm and tight. Clean inside. No names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. [4], 597. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 103664 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
13 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 9 - 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

 
28 The Armorial Bearings of the Guilds of London
Bromley, John ; with 40 plates in full colour and numerous line drawings by Heather Child Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd 1960 First Edition Leather Bound Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Bound in full red morocco leather, with coat of arms for the City of London in gilt on the front board. Spine faded and with a dark mark /stain in the middle of the spine and smaller marks towards the base of the spine. Some slight white-ish marks to the boards, of unknown origin. Top edge gilt. Boards bow ever so slightly and there is a faint musty odour to the book. Previous owner's name and date written at the top of the half-title page. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Otherwise in very good clean condition inside. Binding firm. Armorial endpapers. pp. xxii, 282. Red ribbon page marker. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 105242 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
 
14 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 9 - 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

 
29 The Complete Poems of Rupert Brooke
Brooke, Rupert Sidgwick and Jackson, Ltd London 1934 Leather Bound Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. Leather bound. In very good, clean condition. The binding is firm. Just light rubs to spine ends and corners. Top edge gilt. Foredges and bottom edges deckled / untrimmed. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Frontis. with tissue guard. 5th impression. pp. viii, 166. 19.8cm. tall. 309116 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
 
15 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

 
30 The Complete Poetical Works of William Cullen Bryant.
Bryant, William Cullen ; with an introductory essay on his genus and writings by George Gilfillan; illustrated by John Gilbert Knight and Son, Clerkenwell Close London 1854 Leather Bound Very Good Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
Mid-brown morocco leather binding. Gilt tooled. Raised bands to spine. Light surface rubs. Binding strong and sound. All edges gilt. Frontis. illustration with tissue guard. Previous owner's name and date written on the front pastedown. Red ribbon page marker - very thin but still attached. Some foxing to prelims and frontis. but pages are otherwise clean. pp. xxii, 264, plates. An attractive little volume. William Cullen Bryant (1794 - 1878) was an American romantic poet, journalist and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post. 302910 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
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