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  1. The Collection of the History of England ...
    With the gilt arms of Charles II as Prince of Wales. A suitable volume for the princely library, being the completion of Daniel's The first part of the historie of England (1612; first thus 1618) with the first edition of Trussell's continuation. "The Collection of 1618, a large folio dedicated to the queen, had attached... Learn More
    £15,000

    Stock Code: 108467

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  2. A Chronicle of the Kings of England,
    From the library of Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon, Lord Chancellor and chronicler of the English Civil War; a superbly apposite association, in a handsome binding from the Mearne workshop which was responsible for the most splendid gold-tooled bindings produced during the reign of Charles II. Clarendon's arms do not appear... Learn More
    £15,000

    Stock Code: 108380

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  3. Reliques of Ancient English Poetry:
    First published 1765, this a lovely set of the third edition in which Percy "corrected such Mistakes as he had detected and also inserted such further Illustrations as had either occurred to himself, or been communicated to him" (Advertisement to the Third Edition). The dedication, though signed by Percy, was written by... Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 75095

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  4. A List of the General and Field-Officers, As they Rank in the Army;
    First edition. These eighteenth-century Army Lists are becoming harder and harder to find, and those for the years of the American War of Independence are particularly desirable. This is especially true when, as here, they are presented in the style of binding which seems to have been reserved by the War Office for presentation... Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 80987

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  5. c
    First and only edition of this uncommon Southey title - only 6 locations on Copac, and a just a single copy recorded at auction - here offered a large paper copy in a handsome, and highly appropriate Regency morocco presentation binding. This was a piece which stirred some controversy. Originally published in the Quarterly... Learn More
    £4,750

    Stock Code: 111638

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  6. The Complete Angler
    First of this edition, edited by the antiquary Sir Harris Nicolas (1799-1848). This is a lovely set of one of the most desirable editions of Walton's piscatorial masterpiece. "One of the best, possibly the very best, of these [editions of The Compleat Angler] was the superb edition edited by Sir Harris Nicolas for Pickering... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 105534

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  7. Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In.
    First edition of this monumental work of celebratory Americana, edited by the American Romantic poet William Cullen Bryant. The majority of the superb plates were engraved by Robert Hinshelwood, a Scottish engraver who emigrated to America in 1835 where he established a considerable reputation for his work on landscapes.... Learn More
    £975

    Stock Code: 110926

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  8. The Court of the Tuileries from the Restoration to the Flight of Louis Philippe.
    First edition. The popular historian Lady Jackson was widely read in standard authorities (and even unpublished papers), and her narrative style bumptious and with "a great deal of go" (Saturday Review, 25 Jan 1879, 117) made her histories readable works of light literature. From the library of W. A. Foyle at Beeleigh... Learn More
    £6,000

    Stock Code: 15931

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  9. Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel.
    Limited edition of 1,000 numbered copies. A handsomely bound set of this attractive edition of Rabelais's great work, with excellent presswork by the Chiswick Press, and extra-illustrated with many colour plates after Jules Garnier. Learn More
    £650

    Stock Code: 100271

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  10. The Poems.
    First Kelmscott edition, one of only 500 copies printed. Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 91614

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  11. The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte [together with] Memoirs of Madame Junot [and] Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte.
    Edition des Amateurs, limited to twenty-five sets this being 21/25. A particularly handsome set made up of Hazlitt's Life in 6 volumes, Bourienne's Memoirs of Napoleon in 4, Madame Junot, the Duchess d'Abrantes's Memoirs in 6. A balanced selection of Napoleonic biography containing the views of Hazlitt, a committed English... Learn More
    £4,850

    Stock Code: 86732

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  12. Goblin Market.
    Deluxe edition, number 1 of 410 copies signed by the artist. This is one of ten "special copies" reserved by the publisher from the total edition, presented in a specially commissioned luxury binding and including a delightful full-page original pen-and-ink and watercolour drawing by Rackham (signed "Arthur Rackham"), showing... Learn More
    £16,500

    Stock Code: 112901

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  13. The Novels and Other Works.
    Tolstoy Centenary edition. A beautiful library set of the complete works of Tolstoy. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 91646

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  14. Peer Gynt.
    Deluxe edition, number 1 of 460 copies signed by the artist. This is one of ten "special copies" reserved by the publisher from the total edition, presented in a specially commissioned luxury binding and including a delightful full-page original pen-and-ink and watercolour drawing by Rackham (signed "Arthur Rackham 36"),... Learn More
    £20,000

    Stock Code: 112908

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  15. Perfect Happiness.
    Inscribed by the author to the actress Anna Massey on the title page, Anna, with admiration (and hopes ... ), Penelope Lively. With Massey's ownership signature to front free endpaper. Reprint in the same year as the first edition. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 76958

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  16. Cleopatra's Sister.
    First Edition, First Impression. Signed on the title page by Penelope Lively. Learn More
    £35

    Stock Code: 29154

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