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Image for The Huntingdon Papers (the Archives of the Noble Family  of hastings)

The Huntingdon Papers (the Archives of the Noble Family of hastings)

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros 1926: 1926

Book number: 35209


xxiii., 6 parts bound as one [various paginations] TEG, usually presented in poor quality wraps, this copy is bound in a nice red half morocco, slight foxing to early and closing pages and to edges, otherwise very clean. View more info

Image for Historical Documents Relating to Japan in Foreign Countries: An Inventory of Microfilm Acquisitions in the Library of the Historiographical Institute (shiryo Hensan - jo)

Historical Documents Relating to Japan in Foreign Countries: An Inventory of Microfilm Acquisitions in the Library of the Historiographical Institute (shiryo Hensan - jo)

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, The Umiversity of Tokyo 1988: 1988

Book number: 35951


xvi, 127 pp, xlix., Edges slightly tanned, JAPANESE AND ENGLISH TEXT. Deals with the UK, the USA, The rep of Austria and the Kingdom of Denmark. View more info

Image for The Great Illegitimates. Public and Private Life of That Celebrated Actress Miss Bland, Otherwise Mrs. Ford, or, Mrs. Jordan; Late Mistress of H.R.H. The D. of Clarence; Now King William IV. Founder of the Fitzclarence Family... Being Mother of the Earl of Munster...Delineating The Vicissitudes Attendant on Her Early Life; The Splendor of Her Noon-tide Blaze, as Mistress of the Royal Duke; and Her Untimely Dissolution at St. Cloud, Near Paris, Resulting From a Broken Heart

The Great Illegitimates. Public and Private Life of That Celebrated Actress Miss Bland, Otherwise Mrs. Ford, or, Mrs. Jordan; Late Mistress of H.R.H. The D. of Clarence; Now King William IV. Founder of the Fitzclarence Family... Being Mother of the Earl of Munster...Delineating The Vicissitudes Attendant on Her Early Life; The Splendor of Her Noon-tide Blaze, as Mistress of the Royal Duke; and Her Untimely Dissolution at St. Cloud, Near Paris, Resulting From a Broken Heart

By: A Confidential Friend of the Departed

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, J. Duncombe c. 1832: 1832

Book number: 49523


266 pp. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Leather title label to spine. Wear to joints and extremities. Boards rubbed. Scattered foxing and staining to leaves & plates. Frontis engraving of Mrs. Jordan and 10 further engraved portraits of King William IV and nine of her children. Binding firm. Good condition. View more info

Image for Alma Mater or Seven Years at the University of Cambridge  2 Vols

Alma Mater or Seven Years at the University of Cambridge 2 Vols

By: A Trinity-Man [John Frederick Wright]

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London & Boston, Black, Young & Young 1857: 1857

Book number: 48333


vii, verso blank, 323, verso errata & [iv], 272 pp, volume 2 board detatched and some wear to spines and splitting to the paper at the hinges ; foxing to pages rough patches on inside boards. Blue paper covered original boards with brown spines and original paper labels. View more info

Image for An Abstract of an Act of Parliament for Building a New Gaol in the Borough of Portsmouth, in the County of Southampton, Passed 5th June, 1805

An Abstract of an Act of Parliament for Building a New Gaol in the Borough of Portsmouth, in the County of Southampton, Passed 5th June, 1805

By: Act of Parliament

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Portsea, Williams, Printer 1805: 1805

Book number: 55576


15 pp. Fifteen-page pamphlet. Lacks wrappers. Leaves slightly edgeworn. Scarce Portsea imprint. View more info

Image for The Education of Henry Adams Illustrated with Portraits of the Author's Family, of His Friends, and of Leading Figures of the Day

The Education of Henry Adams Illustrated with Portraits of the Author's Family, of His Friends, and of Leading Figures of the Day

By: Adams, Henry

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Franklin Centre, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library 1981: 1981

Edition: Limited

Book number: 42311


xix, 535 pp., Full gilt decorated maroon leather binding. AEG. Several b/w illustrations View more info

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Memoirs of the Court of King James the First

By: Aiken, Lucy

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown 1822: 1822

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 48439


xvi., 444 ; x., 413 pp. 8vo., 2 volumes in a contemporary red morocco with marbled boards, gilt lettering and a device on the spine that appears to be a hawk in a bush. Bindings now rubbed and worn with some loss to the base of the spine of volume 1. Volume 2 has a frontispiece, but not volume 1. View more info

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Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth. In two volumes

By: Aikin, Lucy

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1819: 1819

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 55460


Two volumes. xvi, 488; vii, 522 pp. Contemporary calf with blind-stamped borders to front & rear boards. Recently rebacked in brown calf with black leather title labels. All edges marbled. Boards marked & rubbed. New endpapers. Bookplate to front endpapers. Foxing to prelims. Frontis portrait. View more info

Image for Rulers of India : Lord Lawrence and the Reconstruction of India Under the Crown

Rulers of India : Lord Lawrence and the Reconstruction of India Under the Crown

By: Aitchison, Charles

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford, At the Clarendon Press 1905: 1905

Book number: 55379


216 pp. Full brown calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and black leather title label. Gilt school device of Framlingham College to front board and prize bookplate to front pastedown. All edges marbled and marbled endpapers. Bound by Relfe Brothers. Boards slightly darkened. Folding frontis map. Internally clean. View more info

Image for The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942

The Key to the South : Britain, the United States, and Thailand During the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929-1942

By: Aldrich, Richard J.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press 1993: 1993

Book number: 39992


xxii, 416 pp., illustrated in b/w. Price tags on jacket rear, some light tape marks from the cover on the endpapers View more info

Image for Stones Hilltops and the Sea : Some Jugo-Slavian Impressions

Stones Hilltops and the Sea : Some Jugo-Slavian Impressions

By: Alexander, Ruth

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Alston Rivers Ltd. 1929: 1929

Book number: 56194


272 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Slight lean to spine. Frontis creased. Clean copy. Illustrations. View more info

Image for History of Europe. From the Commencement of the French Revolution to the Restoration of the Bourbons in MDCCCXV [14 volumes]. From the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV to the Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII [8 volumes]. Index volume. Complete in 23 volumes.

History of Europe. From the Commencement of the French Revolution to the Restoration of the Bourbons in MDCCCXV [14 volumes]. From the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV to the Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII [8 volumes]. Index volume. Complete in 23 volumes.

By: Alison, Archibald

Price: £750.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and Sons 1849 / 1859: 1849

Book number: 49392


Complete in 23 volumes. 22 volumes plus index volume. All uniformly bound in tan half calf over marbled boards. Five raised bands to spines with gilt panels and leather title labels. Marbled edges and endpapers. Frontis portraits and additional portraits as called for. Slight wear to spine ends and corners. Some boards slightly marked. Occasional light foxing. A solid VG set. View more info

Image for The Chronicle of Melrose : From the Cottonian Manuscript, Faustina B.IX in the British Museum

The Chronicle of Melrose : From the Cottonian Manuscript, Faustina B.IX in the British Museum

By: Anderson, Alan Orr and Marjorie Ogilvie Anderson and William Croft Dickinson

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Percy Lund Humphries & Co. Ltd. 1936: 1936

Book number: 54333


Limited edition. This is copy no. 81 of an edition limited to 275 copies. Presentation copy signed on the front endpaper by the indexer W. C. Dickinson. lxxxii, 264 pp. Original full cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In worn slipcase. Cloth very clean. Bevelled edges. Spotting to fore-edge. Internally clean. With an introduction and an index. A complete and full-size facsimile in collotype. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Modern Portrait Gallery. In six volumes

The Modern Portrait Gallery. In six volumes

By: Anon

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Paris & New York, Cassell, Petter & Galpin c. 1880: 1880

Book number: 49410


In six volumes. 160 pp each volume. Original publisher's blue cloth with decorative gilt design to front boards and spines. All edges gilt. Yellow endpapers. Wear to spines at head & foot. Each volume contains 20 short biographies and a colour tissue-guarded chromolithograph of a Victorian worthy. Internally very clean. Gilt bindings bright. A VG set. View more info

Image for "The Book!" or, The Proceedings and Correspondence Upon the Subject of the Inquiry Into the Conduct of Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales...To Which is Prefixed A Narrative of the Recent Events...With a Statement of Facts Relative to The Child...

"The Book!" or, The Proceedings and Correspondence Upon the Subject of the Inquiry Into the Conduct of Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales...To Which is Prefixed A Narrative of the Recent Events...With a Statement of Facts Relative to The Child...

By: Anon

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Richard Edwards 1813: 1813

Book number: 49555


Edwards's Genuine Edition. xxxii, 248, 133 pp. Bound in original publisher's boards. Paper title label to spine stating: 'Edwards's Genuine Edition of The Book. 1813. One Guinea, Boards.' Boards lightly marked and edgeworn. Spine creased and chipped at head & foot. Binding firm. A Good copy. View more info