Books, Autographs, Manuscripts

Industry and mining.- Freshfield (Douglas W.) The Life of Horace Benedict...

Industry and mining.- Freshfield (Douglas W.) The Life of Horace Benedict De Saussure, first edition, plates and maps, contemporary half morocco, gilt, spine faded, 1920 § Hamilton (Henry) The English Brass & Copper Industries to 1800, plates and illustrations, original cloth, 1926 § Mathias (Peter) The Brewing Industry in England 1700-1830, upper hinge weak, original cloth, dust-jacket, chipped...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$123 - US$184

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Howe (John) The Vanity of this Mortal Life: or, of Man, Considered only in...

Howe (John) The Vanity of this Mortal Life: or, of Man, Considered only in his Present Mortal State, first edition, longitudinal title bound at end, manuscript notes to imprimatur recto and final leaf, occasional faint spotting, trimmed occasionally affecting marginal notes, contemporary calf, rubbed, small loss to spine extremities, [Wing H3045], 12mo, A. Maxwell, for Sa. Gellibrand, 1672...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$123 - US$184

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Biography and history.- Farington (Joseph) The Farington Diary, 8 vol...

Biography and history.- Farington (Joseph) The Farington Diary, 8 vol., second edition, plates, original cloth, [1922-28] § Dyott (William) Diary 1781-1845, 2 vol., plates, original cloth, 1907 § Watson (Richard) Anecdotes of the Life of Richard Watson, second edition, portrait frontispiece, bookplates, contemporary tree calf, joints cracked, chipping to spine, 1818; and c.100 others, similar, 8vo...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$123 - US$184

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Greece.- [Lockman (John)] The History of Greece, first edition, 1743.

Greece.- [Lockman (John)] The History of Greece, first edition, occasional spotting, contemporary sheep, upper cover detached, rubbed and worn, 12mo, 1743. ⁂ Scarce, only 3 on ESTC (BL, Bryn Mawr and, Chicago...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$123 - US$184

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Fine Arts.- Gilchrist (Alexander) Life of William Blake, "Pictor Ignotus...

Fine Arts.- Gilchrist (Alexander) Life of William Blake, "Pictor Ignotus", 2 vol., first edition, engraved portrait and folding frontispiece,original pictorial cloth, gilt, slight wear to joints and spine ends, London and Cambridge, 1863 § Fuseli (Henry) The Life and Writings..., edited by John Knowles, 3 vol., engraved portrait, bookplate of Rev. William Staunton, contemporary pink calf, some...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$246 - US$369

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Libri (Guillaume) Monuments Inedits...qui se rapportent a l'Histoire de...

Libri (Guillaume) Monuments Inédits...qui se rapportent à l'Histoire de l'Ornamentation..., second edition, lithographed portrait (marginal spotting) and 65 plates, most chromolithographed and heightened with gold or silver, some hand-coloured, tissue guards, contemporary half russia, rebacked, 1864 § Jeidels (J. & C.) Erzeugnisse der Silber-Schmiede-Kunst...Collection, 2 vol., text in German...

Price: £300 - £400
ca. US$369 - US$492

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Stothard (C.A.) The Monumental Effigies of Great Britain, engraved plates...

Stothard (C.A.) The Monumental Effigies of Great Britain, engraved plates and maps, some with partial hand-colouring, contemporary half roan, uncut, worn, for the author, 1817 § Ormerod (George) The History of the County Palatine and City of Chester, 3 vol., second edition, original cloth-backed boards, uncut, 1882 § Scott (William B.) Antiquarian Gleanings in the North of England, original cloth...

Price: £150 - £200
ca. US$184 - US$246

Date: 9 Apr 2020

England.- Wilkes (John) The History of England from the Revolution to the...

England.- Wilkes (John) The History of England from the Revolution to the Accession of the Brunswick Line, vol. 1 only [all printed], first edition, half-title, advertisement at end, bookplate, lacking final leaf (a blank), modern half-morocco, [Rothschild 2562], 4to, 1768...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$246 - US$369

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Voyages.- Montule (Edward de) Travels in Egypt..., 11 engraved plates, 1821...

Voyages.- Montule (Edward de) Travels in Egypt, during 1818 and 1819, 11 engraved plates (5 folding), 1821 bound with Montule (Edward de) A Voyage to North America, and the West Indies, in 1817, 6 engraved plates (2 folding), 1821, bound with 2 other pamphlets only, some offsetting, slightly browned, hinges and joints broken, contemporary half calf, gilt spine, slightly rubbed, spine torn, forming...

Price: £80 - £120
ca. US$98 - US$147

Date: 9 Apr 2020

Middle East.- Curzon Jun. (Hon. Robert) Visits to Monasteries in the...

Middle East.- Curzon Jun. (Hon. Robert) Visits to Monasteries in the Levant, first edition, engraved frontispiece, vignette title and 15 plates (1 folding), spotting, bookplate, contemporary half-calf, rebacked with original spine laid down, a little rubbed, 8vo, 1849...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$123 - US$184

Date: 9 Apr 2020