London: Richard Bentley, [n.d., 1887]. Carmine edition. Read More about The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth and Marvel
Bindings and library sets of first editions and rare books across genres such as literature, poetry, and philosophy.
[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: Harrison, Pall Mall, 1868. Fourth Edition. Read More about How to work with the Microscope
London: Leonard Smithers, 1898. No. 22 of 1000 copies on Art Paper. Beardsley's Last Book. Beardsley had intended a series of 24 drawings for Jonson's Venetian comedy, but died before completing it, at the age of 26. Read More about Volpone: or The Foxe. With a critical essay on the author by Vincent O'Sullivan together with an...
London: David Bogue, Fleet Street. Late Tilt and Bogue, 1846. Absolon, John. A gift to " E A N Royds from his sincere friend Edward B. Lees on leaving Eton Xmas 1859." Read More about The Poetical Works of...with a Memoir of their Lives and Writings, by Thomas Miller
London: George Virtue, 1836. First edition. Read More about Switzerland illustrated in a series of views taken expressly for this work by W. H. Bartlett
London: George Virtue, 1838. The First Edition. Read More about The Waldenses or Protestant Valleys of Piedmont, Dauphiny, and the Ban de la Roche
London: Longmans, Green & Co, vd. Mixed edition. The Badminton Library was originally published in twenty-eight volumes between 1885 and 1896, and eventually reached thirty titles. This set comprises the following volumes: 1. Hunting By His Grace The Duke of Beaufort, K.G. and Mowbray Morris [Seventh editiom, Revised, 1894] 2..... Read More about The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes
London: Longmans. Green, and Co, 1889. Large Paper Copy , Number 101 of 250 copies from the Badminton Library. LARGE PAPER. Read More about Driving
Paris: Chez J.-B. Garnery, Librairie, rue de Pot-de-Fer, No. 14, [c. 1823]. Jeanne-Marie Le Prince de Beaumont (1711-1780) was a Royal Governess, Teacher, Popular Novelist, Educational Writer for Women and Children. She settled in London and started a Monthly Magazine for Women: "Nouveau Magasin" and the first woman editor of..... Read More about Le Magasin des Jeunes Dames, ou Instructions pour les Personnes qui entrent dans le monde et se...
London: John W. Parker and Son West Strand & Longmans, Green, 1854 & 1876. Read More about Charicles Illustrations of the Private Life of the Ancient Greeks WITH: Gallus or Roman Scenes of...
London: J. Debrett, opposite Burlington-House, Piccadilly. [Printed by B. McMillan, Bow-Street, Covent-Garden], 1802. Fourth edition. Beautiful Copy. The definitive statement on foxhunting and hound management, written after many years of practical experience by an eloquent squire and former M.P.; its teachings form the basis of modern foxhunting. Read More about Thoughts on Hunting. In a series of familiar letters to a friend
London: Albion Press: Printed for James Cundee, Ivy-Lane; Vernor, Hood and Sharpe, 31 Poultry, 1810. Fine new edition. The allegorical frontispiece depicts “Diana preparing for the Chace …”; the plates comprise “Finding a Hare”, “In View” (two hounds after a hare), “The Chace”, “Going into Cover”, “Death of the Fox”..... Read More about Thoughts on Hunting
London: Richard Bentley...Publisher in Ordinary to his Majesty, 1834. Read More about Italy: with Sketches of Spain and Portugal., By the author of "Vatek"
Paris: Bibliotheque Artistique et Littèraire, 1898. First collected edition, Issue on fine paper. Read More about Théâtre complet
New York: Rinehart & Co, 1946. First edition, deluxe issue. Deluxe issue in red leather of this essential cocktail manual by society writer Lucias Beebe, with drinks for morning, noon and night. "To millions and millions of people all of over the world the Stork symbolizes and epitomizes the de..... Read More about The Stork Club Bar Book
New York and London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1897. First edition, Bodley Booklets No. 1, printed by Will Bradley at the Wayside Press Springfield, Mass., with colophon date of December 1896. Read More about The Happy Hypocrite
London: Ward, Lock & Tyler, (c.1890). Read More about Beeton's Science, Art, and Literature. A Dictionary of Universal Information Comprising a...
London and Melbourne: Ward Lock & Co., Limited, [c. 1950]. Read More about Mrs. Beeton's Everyday Cookery
London: John Pearson, 15, York St., Covent Garden, 1871. Facsimile edition of the1724 third edition of The Plays …, and of the 1735 edition of The Novels . First Edition thus, LARGE PAPER COPY. LARGE PAPER. Read More about The Plays, Histories, and Novels of the Ingenious Mrs. Aphra Behn. With Life and Memoirs
London: George Newnes, nd. New and Enlarged Edition. Read More about Golf Faults Illustrated
London: John Lane, . First edition. "Siwa pronounced 'Seewah"- is a little known oasis in the Libyan Desert on the borders of Egypt and Tripoli. It lies 200 miles south of Sollum..." Read More about Siwa, The Oasis of Jupiter Ammon. With an Introduction by General Sir Reginald Wingate Bart
London: Hurst and Blacketrt, 1899. Second Thousand. Read More about Pictures of Travel and Other Poems
London: John van Voorst, 1837. First edition. Read More about A History of Quadrupeds including the Cetacea
London: John Murray, 1874. First Edition. An important work on the natural history of Nicaragua was admired by Charles Darwin. The author also travelled n Central Asia. Read More about The Naturalist in Nicaragua: a Residence at the Gold Mines of Chontales; Journeys in the...
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1928. First trade edition. Read More about John Brown's Body