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An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope
1 An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope
London Printed for M Cooper 1756 Full-Leather Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
In depth study of Pope and his works, printed for M Cooper at the Globe in Pater Noster Row London 334 pages first volume only, complete in itself, bound in full leather binding rubbed on edges. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Cest Daucasi and De Nicolete
2 Cest Daucasi and De Nicolete
Oxford Uk Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1906 First Limited/ Numbered Edition Half Vellum Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 7Inches 
This book contains this manuscript reproduced in photo facsimile and type-transliteration the unique manuscipt in the Bibliotheque Nationale at Paris. 75 pages plus two pages of subscribers names. Limited to 165 copies this is presentation copy number 3. Pages are clean with some foxing to edges of a few pages, endpapers are browned. Neat ink details of previous owner on front endpaper John Gardner famous British Composer. Outer boards are attractive half vellum a little discoloured with blue cloth covered boards and gold lettering. A nice attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Flight First Aero Weekly in the World
3 Flight First Aero Weekly in the World
London, Royal Aero Clubof the United Kingdom 1911 First Editions Boards Good Plus No Jacket Bound Magazine 12 x 8 Inches 
19 vintage flying magazines bound with original covers in a hardcover binding. The magazines are from number 111 (no 6 Vol III) to number 148 (no 43 VolIII) February 11 1911 to October 28 1911 the missing numbers are 119, 121 to 135, 145, 146 and 147. The magazines are in overall nice condition with usual browning to edges of pages due to quality of paper used, some pages have small losses to blank margins not affecting text or illustrations, a few have neat repairs to margins with clear tape, these are very few. Outer boards are a little worn on edges and sides of spine at top with 3 inch split to top front of spine, the binding is still sound. Many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, HEAVY BOOK 2.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Overall a pleasing set of magazines SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 98.00 GBP
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Flower Emblems or the Seasons of Life Selections in Prose and Verse from Various Authors
4 Flower Emblems or the Seasons of Life Selections in Prose and Verse from Various Authors
London Seeley Jackson and Halliday 1871 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches 
Book of prose by various authors, illustrated with twelve full page colour illustrations. 75 pages in bright clean condition just the occasional light mark, previous owner's name dated 1873 on half tile page. Vignette on title page has been neatly hand coloured, brown endpapers have been professionally reinforced with brown cloth tape at hinges, very neatly, NO dustwrapper, outer decorated boards are a little worn on corners and top and bottom of spine, some marking to rear boards. Though not perfect still a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 79.00 GBP
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Letters to and from the Countess Du Barry the Last Mistress of Lewis XV of France
5 Letters to and from the Countess Du Barry the Last Mistress of Lewis XV of France
Dublin P Higly for the Company of Booksellers 1780 First Irish Edition Full Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 6 x 4 Inches 
First Irish edition of these letters containing her correspondence with the princes of the blood, Ministers of state and othersincluding HISTORY of that FAVOURITE and several curious anecdotes of the court of Versailles during the last fix years of that reign with explanatory notes. Contains 251 pages in bright clean condition just some marking to front and rear endpapers and a few small foxing spots to first and last couple of pages,ink name to inside front board, NO dustwrapper, outer full leather boards are a little rubbed and worn, split along front outer hinge and smaller splits to rear outer hinge but binding is notweakened. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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List of the Chiefs Officers Court of Assistants of the Honorable Artillery Company for the Year 1872
6 List of the Chiefs Officers Court of Assistants of the Honorable Artillery Company for the Year 1872
London Printed Norris and Son 1872 First Edition Cloth Covered Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
List of the officers and people associated with the Honorable Artillery Company up to 31st December 1871. This appears to be a 48 page booklet which has been bound into a hardcover binding, two illustrted pages opf the crests of the Company, light stain on one page and a few light marks on other pages with occasional small foxing spots.Outer covers a little dusty. Overall a clean copy of an interesting historical document SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Mastersof the Bench of the Hon Society of the Inner Temple 1450-1883
7 Mastersof the Bench of the Hon Society of the Inner Temple 1450-1883
London 1883 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Original publication off this record of masters of the bench of the Inner Temple also listinf Masters of the Temple 1540-1883. Printed by William Clowes 1883, contains 145 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light to first and last couple of pages, marbled endpapers. Short text for each entry detailing life of entrant. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly rubbed on edges and spine worn at top with split to top front outer hinge 1 inches long, binding is sound but cords have stretced slightly between pages 32 and 33 which gives slight movement , Overall a pleasing example of a rare book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Poetry of the Anti Jacobin
8 Poetry of the Anti Jacobin
London W Bulmer and Co 1807 Fifth Edition Full Decorated Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 6 x 4 Inches 
Book of poetry printed by W Bulmer for William Miller Piccadilly. 240 pages in quite bright condition just a few light marks on first couple of blank pages, marbelled endpapers. Full leather binding with gold embossing a little rubbed and worn on corners and edges small crack in leather 2 inches long on front hinge of spine, this is on the surface and the board is not split. A sound pleasing copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Radio Fun Annual 1950
9 Radio Fun Annual 1950
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1950 First Edition, First Printing Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Radio fun Annual for 1950 contains cmic strip stories and adventure stories with all the stars of the period, Arthur Askey, Roy Rogers, Vera Lynn, Jimmy Durante and many more. Pages are overall bright and clean with just some very small occasional foxing spots, 190 pages slight split to paper on inner rear hinge but binding is sound, some wear to edges of outer boards, small split to cloth spine at rear. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of an collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 17.99 GBP
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Rambles in Kent
10 Rambles in Kent
London J Mead Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 4 Inches 
Excellent book on rambling around Kent at the time of publcation which though undated is late 1800s. Contains 191 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few foxing spots to first and last couple of pages, previous owners inked details on first blank page dated 1885, this ink has seeped through in small spots to illustration opposite title page see image, paper is split on the inner hinge of the front endpaper but binding is sound and holding. Sixty two wood engravings plus 6 full page illustrations taken from steel engravings,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer embossed boards are a little worn on corners and top and bottom of spine, some marking to boards and slight slant to spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Scholco Boekbinderslinnen Book Binders Cloth Catalogue
11 Scholco Boekbinderslinnen Book Binders Cloth Catalogue
Holland Van heek-Scholco Cloth Very Good No Jacket Hardcover Ring Binder 31 X 24 Cms 
Trade catalogue for Bookbinders 13 pages with actual samples of the cloths that are the stock of Scholco a Company from Holland. There are large examples of the cloths 16 x 12 cms and many smaller ones 4 x 2 cms set in cut away card pages.Examples of all the different types and all the various colours. All the samples are present but some of the larger pieces where they were attached by a single line of glue have come unstuck, these could easily be restuck. The catalogue is a hardcover ring binder with four price lists from Winter & Co London dated from 1976 through to 1978, also a sample card of Winter's suede coverings in many bright colours. A very interesting catalogue for those interested in book binding. A nice example SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Sermons and Extracts Consolatory on the Loss of Friends
12 Sermons and Extracts Consolatory on the Loss of Friends
London J Hatchard 1810 First Edition Half Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
A series of sermons selected from the works of eminent divines including Bishop Bull, Archdeacon Paley ,Rev Dr John Drysdale, Archdeacon Shepherd and 12others plus a dissertation by Dr Richard Price. Contains 324 pages in bright clean condition just a little light marking to top of rear endpaper and very occasional small marks elsewhere very few,small ink signatures of previous owners on front endpaper and half title page, paper seal of Anne Louisa Ashburton pasted on inside front board, name on front endpaper is Anne Louisa Baring later to become the first Lady Ashburton.NO dustwrapper, outer boards are half leather binding with paper covered boards, paper is rubbed and worn leather worn on corners.Not perfect but still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Souvenir Ellen Terry Theatre Royal Drury Lane Jubilee Commemoration 1856-1906
13 Souvenir Ellen Terry Theatre Royal Drury Lane Jubilee Commemoration 1856-1906
London J Miles and Co Ltd 1906 First Edition Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Card Covers 12 x 9 Inches 
A souvenir programme given by the Theatrical and musical Professions as a tribute to Miss Ellen Terry on the occasion of her Jubilee Tuesday Afternoon June 12th 1906.The book has 28 pages plus loosly inserted supplementary page, 8 full page illustrations all present as listed, some in colour by artists such as William Nicholson, John S Sargent, Byam Shaw and others, also title page and headings by Walter Crane. Pages are overall bright and clean with occasional foxing which is a little heavier on front endpapers,Eric Ward round bookplate on inside front board. Binding is sound but loose at one page showing a narrow gap where cords have stretched. Outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on corners and edges and the boards are a little browned. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Specialities in Cased E P N S Spoons and Forks
14 Specialities in Cased E P N S Spoons and Forks
Paper Covers Good No Jacket Paper Covers 11 x 9 Inches 
Trade catalogue for cased Electro Plated Nickel Silver spoons and forks, not attributed to any company. 29 pages of illustrations of the items, their details and prices. Pages are overall clean with just a couple of small foxing spots and an ink number by the side of one illustration, first page is a little dusty, creases to corners of first few pages, Outer card covers are worn on edges with some small tears and a longer tear to spine but binding is holding, original red cord holding the pages.Not dated looks around 1940s possibly a little earlier or later.Though not perfect still a presentable copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Christian Year Thoughts in Verse
15 The Christian Year Thoughts in Verse
London Longmans Green and Co 1909 Facsimile Reprint Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 5 x 3 Inches 
Attractive full leather binding for this book of thoughts in verse for Sundays and Holydays. 256 pages with previous owners details on front endpaper and some to first couple of blank pages and last couple of blank pages plus last page of index, rest of pages are bright and clean. Edges of pages are all gold which is very bright, outer leather binding has a couple of very lighr marks but is very bright and attractive. Book comes in cardboard box with metal reinforcers on corners, the box is a little worn and marked but has done its job in protecting the book. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Diamond Pocket Prayer Book
16 The Diamond Pocket Prayer Book
London J Carr 1827 Full-Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Cms 
Beautiful antiquarian prayer book in leather binding which folds around with a tag flap.492 pages with many steel engravings, pages are a little foxed, pages are gilt on all edges. The end of the book is a new version of the Psalms of David 164 pages, the book has a marble endpaper on front and rear board but not opposite the boards not known if there was and has been removed. Book's first page is steell engraving of Three men and Angel with the title The Diamond Pocket Prayer, last page says finis at end of text so if pages missing is possibly blank endpapers, neat former owners signaure on front blank pageand neat ink address in margin of last page. Leather binding is a little rubbed and darkened, a pleasing copy of an interesting Prayer book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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The Eternal Influence of Antonio Stradivari
17 The Eternal Influence of Antonio Stradivari
London Ealing Strings 1987 First Limited Numbered Edition Quarter Leather , Cloth Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches 
Book comprising of three commemorative exhibitions to illustrate and celebrate the art of master violin makers of today and to reflect the influence of Antonio Stradivari over the past 250 years. The master violoin makers represented are the Capela family and william Luff. Book is very attractive with green quarter leather spine and green cloth covered boards with gold lettering and decoration,some glue marks along leading rear edge of board. Limited edition of 250 copies this is number154. Book contains 147 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs of the violins plus very informative text, all edges of pages are gold. HEAVY BOOK 1.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Comes in a slipcase covered in the same colour cloth as the book, the slipcase is bright and clean on front and sides but has some staining to rear see image, still a nice example of this very collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 245.00 GBP
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The Hotels of Europe 1887
18 The Hotels of Europe 1887
London J P Segg and Co 1887 Gold Embossed Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Book published annually to provide information, for the traveller, on hotels in Europe, America, Australasia and Africa. 208 pages plus 40 pages of appendix on railway and steamship routes, with double page colour maps plus old adverts with period illustrations. Pages have decorative green and brown printed borders. Pages are overall bright and clean just the occasional light foxing spots, outer edges of pages are gold on all three sides.Outer covers are worn top and bottom of spine and on corners, dusty and a few marks, small split front bottom of spine 1 inches long. Gold embossing is a little worn on front and more so on spine, inside hinges paper is split but webbing of binding is sound.A pleasing copy of a very interesting antiquarian travel directory SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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Letters to My Father : 1660-1663, Abney, Edward; Randall, Edward; Melinsky, Clare SIGNED
19 Abney, Edward; Randall, Edward; Melinsky, Clare SIGNED Letters to My Father : 1660-1663
Sevenoaks UK Simon Randall 2005 0955070902 / 9780955070907 First Limited Edition Signed Half-Leather Cloth Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Clare Melinsky Signed by Artist
Series of letters written in the English Civil war and reproduced here on quality Magnani mould-made paper and bound in half leather, black cloth and gold lettering B/w illustrations by Clare melinsky. This is a limited edition of 300 with numbers 1to 50 specially bound by the Fine Bindery and signed by the artist, this copy is not numbered. 63 pages the book is near fine, a beautiful looking book with maroon leather spine and corners plus jet black cloth covered boards and gold lettering. Book comes in black cloth covered slipcase, this is also in very good condition just a few very light dusty marks, a splendid copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Everly Brothers Song Folio Number 1, Acuff Rose Publications
20 Acuff Rose Publications Everly Brothers Song Folio Number 1
Tennessee Acuff Rose Publications 1959 First Edition Illustrated paper Covers Good Plus No Jacket Paper Covers 12x 9 Inches 
Musical songbook of the Everly Brothers, 46 pages in very bright clean condition. Musical scores for 18 songs includingAll I have to do is dream, Wake up little Susie, Claudette, Poor Jenny. Several B/w photographs of the brothers,,all present as listed, NO dustwrapper outer illustrated paper covers are overall clean just a couple of tiny marks, slight rubbing to edges, split along top of spine 3 inches long and split to bottom 1 inch long but binding is sound. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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