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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
21 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
London Frederick Warne and Co Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 13 x 9 Inches A Bichard 
Beautifully illustrated book of the Adventures of Baron Munchausen, 104 pages in overall bright clean condition just some browning to last page of text and title page , not dated but neat ink inscription of former owner on front endpaper dated 1893. there are 18 full page, full colour chromolithograph illustrations, all present as listed. No dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on edges and corners, spine has been professionaly respined with original strip laid on new spine, this is slightly faded HEAVY BOOK 1.6 Kg with sound packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Overall a pleasing example of this collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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The Christian Year Thoughts in Verse
22 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
23 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 Doll's House
24 The Doll's House
London Valentine and Sons 1907 Limited Illustrated Card Covers Good Plus No Jacket Card Covers 6 x 3 Inches 
Shaped book from early 1900s in the shape of a doll's house 24 pages including illustrations,in overall bright clean condition,some small creases to top right and small loss to one page book is complete but the staples have rusted and centre pages are loose. Many single colour illustrations,all present as called for plus text of story, Illustrated card covers a little rubbed and worn with small loss to top front right and rear back top left, see image. Though not perfect a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 19.99 GBP
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The English Review Vol VI September-December 1846
25 The English Review Vol VI September-December 1846
London Francis and John Rivington 1846 First Edition Half-Leather Marble Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
A review of books for this period 499 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board, another name in pencil on first blank page. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The English Review Vol VII March-June 1847
26 The English Review Vol VII March-June 1847
London Francis and John Rivington 1847 First Edition Half-Leather Marble Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
A review of books for this period 510 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The English Review Vol VIII September-December 1847
27 The English Review Vol VIII September-December 1847
London Francis and John Rivington 1847 First Edition Half-Leather Marble Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
A review of books for this period 5189 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The Hotels of Europe 1887
28 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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The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People
29 The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People
London John Bumpus 1887 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the Jubille of George the Third, a n account of the celebration in the towns and villages throughout the United Kingdom of the forty ninth anniversary of his reign 25th October 1809. Contains 224 pages inoverall bright clean condition just some occasional small foxing spots to first and last couple of pagesand endpapers,first 160 pages are whiter than rest why I do not know they all appear original, all edges of pages are gold, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean with gold and siver decoration. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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The Leisure Hour
30 The Leisure Hour
London The Leisure Hour 1890 First Edition Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches 
Excellent copy of this book from 1890 with 860 pages of reding to while away the hours in 1890. Articles on household management, historical events, travel and stories with many B/w illustrations. HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Light foxing to first and last few pages and outer edges of pages. Outer decorative boards are lightly rubbed on edges,few light marks on rear, a sound bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ  Translated Out of the Original Greek
31 The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Translated Out of the Original Greek
New York American Bible Society 1861 Decorated Full Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 5 Inches 
New Testament translated out of the original Greek with the former translations diligently compared and revised. 112 pages in overall clean condition with just some light occasional foxing spots, a little heavier on first and last couple of pages. Neat former owners details on front endpaper dated 1883. All outer edges of pages are gold. outer full leather covered boards are rubbed and worn on edges, a few light marks and a mark 4x2 inches on top rear board. Slight bend to boards. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Story of Enid and Geraint
32 The Story of Enid and Geraint
London E Moxon and Co Gold Embossed Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 13 x 10 Inches Gustave Dore 
This tale told from the ancient Welsh,Norman,German and Scandinavian legends with nine full page illustrations by Gustave Dore. 216 pages in overall clean condition with some browning to the edges of a few pages, inked name of previous owner on inside front board and on title page dated 18?? looks to end in 6 cannot make out other number. Edges of pages are gold, outer covers are rubbed and worn especially on spine, book is complete but several pages are loose. HEAVY BOOK 1.8 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book, priced for condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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A Manual of Marine Engineering Comprising the Designing Construction and Working of Marine Machinery, A E Seaton
33 A E Seaton A Manual of Marine Engineering Comprising the Designing Construction and Working of Marine Machinery
London Charles Griffin and Company 1888 Reprint Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on marine engineering, seventh edition, 486 pages plus 6 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and outer edges of pages, previous owners stamp on first couple of pages Stewart Trevithick, couple of pencilled names on first blank page dated 1889. Many B/w illustrations incuding one fold out, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards have light wear to corners and top and bottom of spine, the spine is slightly lighter colour than boards HEAVY BOOK 1.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Catalogue of Apparatus for Botanical Laboratories and the Study of Plant Physiology  1912, A Gallenkamp and Co Ltd
34 A Gallenkamp and Co Ltd Catalogue of Apparatus for Botanical Laboratories and the Study of Plant Physiology 1912
London A Gallenkamp and Co Ltd 1912 Boards Cloth Spine Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches 
Trade catalogue for 1912, third edition for A Gallenkamp and Co Ltd manufacturers of laboratory equipment. 200 pages in clean condition with just very slight browning from age, endpapers are a little foxed with previous owners names and address on inside front board, four large stamps of old time stars stuck on front endpaper, first few pages have corners creased over at extreme tips. Outer boards are rubbed and worn with small triangular loss to bottom corner 2 Inches across the diagonal and 1 inch across the bottom. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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My Telescope and Some Objects which it Shows Me. A Simple Introduction to the Glories of the Heavens, A Quekett Club-Man
35 A Quekett Club-Man My Telescope and Some Objects which it Shows Me. A Simple Introduction to the Glories of the Heavens
London Roper and Drowley 1888 Silver Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 4 Inches 
Very informative book on the planets and stars as seen through a telescope iat the time of printing 1888, Contains 84 pages in clean condition just very light browning as usual due to quality of paper used, many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly marked and spine a little faded. a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 29.95 GBP
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Notes from a Collectors Catalogue with a Bibliography of English Cookery Books, A W Oxford
36 A W Oxford Notes from a Collectors Catalogue with a Bibliography of English Cookery Books
London John and Edward Bumpus Limited 1909 First Edition First Printing Paper Cover Boards Cloth Spine Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 5 Inches Initialled, Inscribed By Author
Fascinating book on the authors passion for collecting all manner of items including cookery books of which he gives a very informative bibliography.116 pages in very bright clean condition, untrimmed on two sides, browned to endpapers, all other pages bright and clean. INSCRIPTION from author on front endpaper A B from A W O in tempus afflictionis. NO dustwrapper outer boards are bright and clean, slight wear to paper label on spine. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 68.99 GBP
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Her Majesty's Colonies. a Series of Original Papers Issued under the Authority of the Royal Commission, A. J. R. Trendell
37 A. J. R. Trendell Her Majesty's Colonies. a Series of Original Papers Issued under the Authority of the Royal Commission
London William Clowes and Sons Limited 1886 Second Edition Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the countries relating to the Colonial and Indian Exhibition, 508 plus 6 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages, some pencil lines in blank margins of a few pages, 5 fold out colour maps 3 fold out diagrams and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean with slight fade to spine.A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Good Hunting What to Do on Shikar and How to Do it, Ajax
38 Ajax Good Hunting What to Do on Shikar and How to Do it
Calcutta Thacker Spink and Co 1913 First Edition Card Covers with Jacket Good Good Card Covers 8 x 5 Inches 
Book on hunting and shooting, gives information on what to do, what equipment to take. Pagesxiv plus 62 pages text, tipped in photograph of a shot bear at front. Pages are bright and clean just some tiny foxing spots outside thin plain card covers and front endpaper. Outer green paper wrapper is worn on spine with some loss to bottom of spineand some splits to sides of spine, some fading around edges, printed title to front cover and someone has written in ink on spine the title Good Hunting. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a scarce collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 230.00 GBP
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The Loom of Years, Alfred Noyes
39 Alfred Noyes The Loom of Years
London Grant Richards 1902 First Edition Boards with Vellum Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 4 Inches 
Book of poetry 115 pages in bright clean condition just endpapers and first alast couple of pages are foxed, all edges of pages are untrimmed. Outer paper covered boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges, few light marks to boards and to vellum spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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England and India an Essay on the Duty of Englishmen Towards the Hindoos, Baptist Wriothesley Noel
40 Baptist Wriothesley Noel England and India an Essay on the Duty of Englishmen Towards the Hindoos
London James Nisbet and Co 1859 First Edition Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on the author's opinion of converting the Hindoos to Christianity, an interesting historic look at the ways of thinking at this time. 486 plus two pages of adverts in overall clean condition just a small light water stain to bottom right blank margins of first 18 pages, some small foxing spots to last couple of pages, paper at the inner hinges of front and rear endpapers have splits showing the webbing of the binding in paces but binding is sound. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are rubbed and worn on edgesand small splits to sides of spine. Though not perfect still a presentable example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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