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Droll Doings, Cockiolly Bird, Harry B Neilson
61 Cockiolly Bird, Harry B Neilson Droll Doings
London Blackie and Son Limited Illustrated Boards,Cloth Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 12 ¼ x 10 Inches Harry B Neilson 
Beautifully illustrated book of animals dressed and behaving like people, 70 pages in very bright clean condition just the occasional light mark,previous owners details in ink on front endpaper dated 1905, this is the only date in the book. Nearly half the pages are full page colour illustrations by Harry B Neilson with verses by The Cockiolly Bird. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on edgesand some marking, cloth spine is worn top and bottom with small splits top and bottom a little over an inch long. Though not perfect still a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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The Robber Kitten, Comus, R M Ballantyne
62 Comus, R M Ballantyne The Robber Kitten
London Thomas Nelson and Sons 1858 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7½ Inches 
Beautifully illustrated book of the tale of the Roober Kitten, 32 pages in heavily foxed condition 8 full page colour illustrations, all present as called for, neat former owners details on front endpaper. dated 1916. Foxing is to text , margins and rear of illustrations it shows through only slightly on the frontispiece., one illustration has a neatly repaired closed tear to bottom 3 inches long. NO dustwrapper outer gold decorated boards are rubbed and worn to edges especially top and bottom of spine, Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 99.00 GBP
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Young England's Nursery Rhymes, Constance Haslewood
63 Constance Haslewood Young England's Nursery Rhymes
London Frederick Warne and Co Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 ½ x 5 Inches Constance Haslewood 
Beautifully illustrated book of nursery rhymes, 96 pages with a full colour chromo lithograph illustration on each accompanying the rhymes, some light marks on a few pages and some slightly heavier browning on two pages not unsightly. Endpapers are lightly foxed and neat previous owners name on front endpaper dated 1890 only date in the book. Outer illustrated boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges with some splitting to outer hinges of spine. Binding is sound, a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 115.00 GBP
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A Treatise on the Roman Senate in Two Parts, Conyer Middleton
64 Conyer Middleton A Treatise on the Roman Senate in Two Parts
London R Manby and H S Cox 1747 Full Leather Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Printed for R Manby and H S Cox in 1747 contains 196 pages in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and first and last couple of pages. There is a small hole to top outer edges of pages sholes to top blank margins from front to rear where worm has eaten through, this has long gone. Outer full leather covered boards are worn on edges with cracking down sides of spine but cord binding is sound and holding firmly. Though not perfect a still a resonable copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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An Introduction to the Use of the Globes and the Orrery, David Jennings
65 David Jennings An Introduction to the Use of the Globes and the Orrery
London J Nourse and J Buckland 1766 Reprint Full Leather Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5¼ Inches 
An antiquarian book on globes , astronomy and the universe, 127 pages plus index. there are several pull out pages which provide 13 individual technical illustrations, book is overall clean and bright with just a little browning to first and last few pages and occasional small foxing spots inside, rear blank endpaper has been removed. Title page has smal piece cut away at top does not affect the wording. Outer boardsare rubbed and worn on edges, hinges are split but held by the binding cords, few marks to leather. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of a collectible antiquarian book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 275.00 GBP
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Children'S Stories From French Fairy Tales, Doris Ashley
66 Doris Ashley Children'S Stories From French Fairy Tales
London Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 ¾ x 7 ½ Inches Mabel Lucie Attwell 
Book of French fairy tales with 12 full page colour illustrations by Mabel Lucie Attwell, not dated but published around 1917 original printing. Contains 144 pages in overall bright clean condition just the very occasional small light mark, all colour illustrations present as listed plus many B/w illustrations in the text. Front inner hinge has small splits to paper but is firm, rear inner hinge also has small splits maybe neatly reglued at sometime, binding is firm. NO dustwrapper,illustrated boards are rubbed and worn to edges with some light marking. Though not perfect still a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 65.95 GBP
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Beyond the Pir Panjal Life and Missionary Enterprise in Kashmir, Dr Ernest F Neve
67 Dr Ernest F Neve Beyond the Pir Panjal Life and Missionary Enterprise in Kashmir
London Church Missionary Society 1914 Reprint Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Popular edition of this book published in 1914. A detailed account of missionary work in Kashmir at this time. 178 pages in overall bright condition just occasional light foxing spots, endpapers browned. Many old period photographs of people and places, outer covers have light wear on edges and a little darkened from age but still an attractive copy. top edges of pages are gold which is a little dulled. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Catholic Church and Christian State a Series of Essays, Dr Joseph Hergenrother
68 Dr Joseph Hergenrother Catholic Church and Christian State a Series of Essays
London Burns and Oates 1876 Full Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 ½ x 5¼ Inches 
A series of essays on the relation of the Church to the Civil Power published in 1876 two volumes in one. Contains 430 pages in overall bright clean condition just some light, small foxing spots to first and last couple of pages, some light marking to outer edges of pages. Bookplate of William John Manbey on inside front board. NO dustwrapper., outer full leather boards have some marks and rubbing with small split to top front hinge ½inch long. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Vegetable Alkaloids with Particular Reference to Their Chemical Constitution, Dr. Ame Pictet
69 Dr. Ame Pictet The Vegetable Alkaloids with Particular Reference to Their Chemical Constitution
New York John Wiley and Sons 1913 First Edition USA Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 9 ¼ x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on vegetable alkaloids, this is the first US edition taken from the second French edition, revised a nd enlarged by H C Biddle, on title page states first edition first thousand. 505 pages in very bright clean condition, faint ink stamp on front endpaper from Fulham Lab, many chemical structure illustrations, all present plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards arelightly rubbed on edges and a few light marks on rear. A nice example of this scarce book in first US edition SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST illustrated card covers 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Simple Studies in Line and Mass of Common Objects Flowers and Designs in Monotint and Colours, E A Branch
70 E A Branch Simple Studies in Line and Mass of Common Objects Flowers and Designs in Monotint and Colours
London Ralph Holland and Co 1909 Second Edition Illustrated Boards Cloth Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 13½ x 8¼ Inches 
Very informative book on painting techniques by an art master of the period, 25 pages in very bright clean condition just browning to the endpapers and a couple of light creases to front blank endpaper. * full page illustrated pages showing examples of the artwork and designs, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly worn on edges and a few light marks. a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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The Life of Charlotte Bronte, E C Gaskell
71 E C Gaskell The Life of Charlotte Bronte
London Smith Elder and Co 1858 Reprint Gold Decorated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 ½ x 5 Inches 
Very attractive gold decorated full leather binding, very informative book on the life of Charlotte Bronte, fourth edition. 486 pages plus 6 pages of adverts in bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages, all outer edges of pages are gold. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are gold decorated full leather binding a little rubbed on edges. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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Technics of Violoncello Playing, E Van Der Straeten
72 E Van Der Straeten Technics of Violoncello Playing
London John Leng and Co Ltd 1905 Second Edition Gold Embossed Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 ½ x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the techniques of playing the violoncello, second edition, 149 pages plus14 pages of adverts all in overall bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers and first and last couple of pages, previous owners name on front endpaper., Many B/w illustrations and musical notation including fold out pages, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little rubbed on edges a couple of small marks and slight fading to spine. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.99 GBP
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73 Edited Bon Gaultier The Book of Ballads
London Wm. S Orr and Co Decorated Half Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 ¼ x 5 ¾ Inches Crowquill, Leech, Doyle 
Book of Ballads with illustrations by Crowquill, Leech and Doyle, bound in blue half leather binding with marbelled boards, endpapers and page edges, gold decoration to spine. Not dated but mid to later 1800s. Contains 254 pages in bright clean condition just some small foxing spots to first and last couple of blank pages and a few light marks to illustrated title page. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Children's Song Book, Edited By Alfred W Tomlyn
74 Edited By Alfred W Tomlyn The Children's Song Book
Edinburgh Andersons Limited Illustrated Cloth Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 ¾ x 7 ¼ Inches Lawson Wood, Harry Rountree, A E Jackson 
Children's Song Book, over 30 songs with musical scores plus 8 colour illustrations by Lawson Wood, Harry Rountree, A E Jackson and others,62 pages in very bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers. Not dated but early 1900s NO dustwrapper,illustrated paded cloth covers on boards the illustration is fairly bright to rear front is a little browned with a couple of marks, see images. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Eikon Basilike or the King's Book, Edited By Edward Almack
75 Edited By Edward Almack Eikon Basilike or the King's Book
London De La More Press 1903 First Limited Numbered Edition Paper Cover Boards Cloth Spine Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 12 ¼ x 9 Inches 
From the King's Library edited by Israel Gollancz, De La More Press Folios, this is a limited edition of 290 copies omn hand made paper, this is copy number 24. Contains 175 pages in very bright clean condition just a few very light foxing spots on first blank pages and the two title pages., NO dustwrapper, outer boards are little worn on edges and corners and a little browned on edges. HEAVY BOOK 1.4 Kg with secure packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Hop O My Thumb and the Seven League Boots, Edited By George Cruikshank
76 Edited By George Cruikshank Hop O My Thumb and the Seven League Boots
London David Bogue First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Good No Jacket Card Covers 7 x 5¼ Inches George Cruikshank, Tony Johannot 
From the series George Cruikshank's Fairy Library,this is the first edition with nine wonderful illustrations by George Cruikshank. 30 pages a little dusty, a few light marks and one small closed tear in the margin of page 28 1¼ inches long. first illustration is detached but present. Outer covers are marked and worn especially on spine a quarter of the spine at the bottom is worn away, inner pages are attached to covers but are fragile held by two pieces of original string binding.Former owners name in ink on front endpaper.For all its faults still a pleasing copy of a scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Jack and the Beanstalk, Edited By George Cruikshank
77 Edited By George Cruikshank Jack and the Beanstalk
London David Bogue First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Good No Jacket Card Covers 7 x 5¼ Inches George Cruikshank, Tony Johannot 
From the George Cruikshank Fairy Library, first edition of this fairy tale for children and adults. 32 pages with 8 wonderful illustrations by George Cruikshank. Pages are a little dusty with a few light marks, outer covers are marked and worn especially on spine where some old paper tape has wrn and spine is split just over half way up, inner pages are still attached. For all its faults still a pleasing copy of a scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Guy's Hospital Reports No VIII April 1839, Edited By George H Barlow and James P Babington
78 Edited By George H Barlow and James P Babington Guy's Hospital Reports No VIII April 1839
London Samuel Highley 1839 First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Good Plus No Jacket Card Covers 9 x 5¾ Inches 
Detailed medical report from Guy's hospital,pages 1 to 289 in the series in overall clean condition just some occasional light to medium foxing throughout. | Thirteen full page detailed medical plates all present as listed with tissue guards. 12 topics reported including disorders of the brain, diurnal variations of the pulse, abdominal tumors and intumescence and much more all written by leading medical men of the time. Outer card covers are a little worn on edges with some light foxing, Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable medical book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 148.00 GBP
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The Southwark Annual 1900, Edited By J Watson
79 Edited By J Watson The Southwark Annual 1900
London Frederick Shaw and Co 1900 First Edition Gold Embossed Buckram Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8½ x 5½Inches 
The 1900 annual book of Southwark giving all sorts of information on this area of London 208 pages in bright clean condition pages 71 to 74 a folded sheet is loose in book. Large folding pull out colour map at front 10 inches high by 34½ inches long, this has a couple of small holes at folds which close up when laid out, foxed on back of one panel and some light browning coming through onto map along one crease. Many old adverts plus drawings and old photographs.Few light marks on outer boards and spine slightly darkened, little rubbed top and bottom of spine, a pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Beeton's Boy's Book of History and Adventure, Edited By S O Beeton
80 Edited By S O Beeton Beeton's Boy's Book of History and Adventure
London Ward Lock and Tyler Decorative Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 ¼ x 5¼ Inches 
A collection of boys adventure stories, poetry and factual articles on games and pastimes. Stories include Finger of Fate by Capt. Mayne Reid and one of the beggars by John Tillotson. 656 pages with a colour frontispiece and many other full page illustrations from engravings and woodcuts. Pages are bright and clean, neat former owners name in ink on front endpaper, dated 1870, this is the only date in book.Endpapers are split at inner hinges but binding is sound looks as if it may have been neatly gliued at front. Outer boards are rubbed and worn on edges, some small marks and spine faded, all edges of pages are goldwhich is a little marked. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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