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(Oxford Blues.) PACKE (Edmund)

An Historical Record of the Royal Regiment of...

Publisher: Printed and Sold by William Clowes ... G.E. Madeley, lith.,
Publication date: 1834

FIRST EDITION, engraved frontispiece portrait of Aubrey de Vere, hand-coloured title vignette on additional engraved title, and 7 lithograph plates, all but 1 hand-coloured, a few spots to frontispiec... More

Price: £200.00

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[together with other newspapers

Publisher: Published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, 5- 13 May,
Publication date: 1926

complete set of 8 issues, a little browned as usual folded twice, large folio, preserved in a contemporary sugar paper folder within marbled boards held by cloth ties More

Price: £2,000.00

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(William IV, King of England, &c)

[The Official Formal Record of the Order of C...

Publisher: Printed by R.G. Clarke, 12 September,
Publication date: 1831

PRINTED ENTIRELY IN BLUE UPON SATIN, royal arms at head of first page, printed on one side of leaves only, each leaf hemmed, final line on p. 3 mostly failed to print, a little dusty around the edges, More

Price: £750.00

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Martineau (James)

2 ALss, both written from Liverpool, but 4 ye...

Publisher: Liverpool: April 15 1843 and Aug 18
Publication date: 1847

2 Autograph Letters signed, both 4 pp., the earlier 8vo, the later 4to, both sometime folded for the post, and the 4to letter split a bit at folds More

Price: £1,500.00

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St John (Henry, styled first Viscount Bolingbroke)

Autograph Letter to an unknown recipient ('My...

Publication date: 1753


Price: £750.00

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Gibbon (Edward)

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Ro...

Publisher: Printed for W. Allason [et al.]
Publication date: 1819

engraved frontispiece and folding map in vol. i, another map in vol. vii, light foxing, some offsetting from maps and frontispiece, More

Price: £750.00

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(Oxford. University.) [ACKERMANN (R.)]

A History of the University of Oxford, its Co...

Publisher: R. Ackermann,
Publication date: 1814

2 vols., bound without the half-titles, Advertisment slip in vol. i, aquatinted frontispieces and 62 plates, and 17 line and stipple plates of University costume, all hand coloured, uncoloured stippl... More

Price: £3,500.00

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(Boxing.) [MOORE (Thomas, attributed to)]

Jack Randall's Diary of Proceedings at The Ho...

Publisher: [Printed by J. Brettell for] W. Simpkin and R. Marshal,
Publication date: 1820

FIRST (ONLY) EDITION, woodcut vignette on title, repeated at end, a little spotting, more pronounced at the end, More

Price: £1,200.00

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Napier (William Francis Patrick)

History of the War in the Peninsula

Publisher: [vol. i:] John Murray; [vols. ii-vi:] Thomas and William Boone,
Publication date: 1828-40

FIRST EDITIONS, with numerous engraved maps and plans, minor foxing to some of the plates, More

Price: £1,000.00

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(Satire.) SPECTATOR (a)

The Coronation:

Publisher: Printed for R. and J. Dodsley ... And Sold by J. Morgan,
Publication date: 1761


Price: £900.00

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