London: for Taylor and Hessey, 1818. First edition, second issue with imprint on verso of half-title reading "T... Read More about Endymion: A Poetic Romance
[Reichenberg, Bohemia: July 1875]. A large and elaborate testimonial from the notables of the Bohemian town of Reichenberg (today Liberec in the Czech Republic) extending formal condolences to Maria Anna of Savoy, consort of Ferdinand I (1793-1875), who was ruler of Austria Hungary from 1835 to 1848. Following his abdication..... Read More about Calligraphic Testimonial to the Dowager Empress of Austria, on the death of Ferdinand, from the...
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1863. Paton, Noel & Walter. Later edition (First was 1849). Read More about Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems
Amsterdam: 1708. Second edition. A charming copy of Chapelle's best known work. He recounts a voyage through Provence and Languedoc in both poetry and prose. The work also includes poems by the Kight of Cailly and accounts of campaigns against the Spanist at Rocroi. Read More about Voyages de Messieurs Bachaumont et La Chapelle: Auquel on a joint les Poesies Du Chevalier de...
London: Printed [by William Bowyer] for A. Millar, 1765. Bowyer's ledgers show that 500 copies were printed. Read More about The Works of Francis Bacon: Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of...
Newcastle Upon Tyne: Privately printed, ca. 1943. One of approximately 40 copies. Rare. Complete with the full set of 11 card mounts containing the 164 hackles described in the text, all in the original full leather folding box. A superior copy of a rare work. Read More about A Book on Hackles for Fly Dressing. With an Introduction by W. Keith Rollo
London: Printed for Longmans, Green, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1823. First edition. IN BOARDS, UNCUT. Subscriber's list (p. ix-xliv) includes The King, Duke of York. Alexander Boyd who took 10 copies (as marked in pen), Sir Walter Scott (10 copies), James Watt, et al This book was published to get..... Read More about A Collection of Poems, Chiefly Manuscript, and from Living Authors
London: printed for Longmans, Hurst, Rees and Orme, ater-Noster Row, 1804. First Edition. Read More about Miscellaneous Plays
Paris: Librairie Plon, nd (1924). First edition. Read More about Histoire de France
New York: Crown at 419 Fourth Avenue, 1946. With new foreward dated 10, January 1946. Read More about The Gentleman's Companion. Being an Exotic Drinking Book or, Around the World with Jigger, Beaker...
London: Witherby and Co, 1913. First Edition. Intended as a guide for the sportsman as well as the specialist, the volume forms a scarce companion to Baker’s Indian Ducks and Their Allies. Read More about Indian Pigeons and Doves
London, Paris & New York: Cassell Petter & Galpin, 1877. First edition. Read More about Turkey in Europe
London: William Mitchell & Co. Montreal: Peter Leech, nd (c. 1880). Read More about Balzac's Droll Stories collected from the Abbeys of Touraine
London: Leonard Smithers: Royal Arcade Old Bond Street, 1897. One of 250 copes. Read More about The Novels of Balzac: WITH 4 TITLES ONLY: Splendours and Miseries of the Courtesans. Parisian...
Boston: Hardy, Pratt & Co, 1899. Édition Grand Format. HAND-COLORED PLATES. Read More about The Village Rector
London: H.S. Nichols 3 Soho Square and 62a Piccadilly W, 1896. Read More about Memoirs of Bertrand Barère, Chairman of the Committee of Public Safety during the Revolution....
London: Arthur Humphreys, 1907. Later edition. Part of the Royal Library Belles Lettres Series. Read More about Nero
New York: D. Appleton, 1915. First American edition. From Nairobi, Kenya under the guiding of S.H. Lyford, "a young white hunter" to hunting grounds of E Africa and Congo. In the Ituri forest and cannibal lands after elephant, rhinoceros and much more. Read More about Through Central Africa from Coast to Coast
London: for Henry Colburn, Public Library, Conduit Street, Hanover Square, 1818. First edition thus. Barrett (1786-1820) first published a poem entitled ' Woman' in 1810; in this version of 1818 ' I determined to rewrite the poem ... I have found so much omission, alteration, and new matter necessary, that..... Read More about Woman, A Poem
London: Ward, Lock, 1890. Read More about Travels and Discoveries in North and Central Africa
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, . Thirteenth and Centennial Edition. Completely Revised. Read More about Familiar Quotations. A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs traced to their sources in...
London: George Virtue, 1840. First edition, state A of volume II with Contents list numbered. Originally published in 30 parts without text, and appearing here for the first time in expanded book form, this is a beautiful series of views, showing principal cities and scenic views, engraved from drawings Bartlett..... Read More about American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature
London: Arthur Hall, Virtue & Co. [R. Clay, Printer. Bread Street Hill], 1853. First edition. Engravings by Bartlett (1809-1854), as superb as those for his famous AMERICAN SCENERY (1840). Read More about The Pilgrim Fathers; or, The Founders of New England in the Reign of James the First
Lausanne et Paris: Editions de Clairefontaine, . Read More about Les Fleurs du Mal suivie du Spleen de Paris
[New York]: Privately Printed by [The Derrydale Press], 1930. One of 500 copies. Memorial volume of verse privately printed by Connett and never intended for sale. "An extremely rare Derrydale book ... very scarce ... and very hard to come by" (Frazier). Read More about Abdul. An Allegory
London: J. Roberts near the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-lane, 1731. "The Fourth Edition, Corrected" Pretty Copy. Originally published in London in 1719, HEALTH consists of homely medical advice in verse, with a Preface in prose that warns against drunkenness: "most diseases have their rise and origin in intemperance." Edward Baynard (1641-1719)..... Read More about Health, a Poem. Shewing How to Procure, Preserve and Restore it. To which is annex'd The Doctor's...