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Lambarde (William)

A Perambulation of Kent:

Publisher: Imprinted [colophon: by Henrie Middleton] for Ralphe Nevvberie,
Publication date: 1576

FIRST EDITION, title within border of printer's ornaments, cropped at foot, as w the preliminary leaves with signatures touched, and 2 leaves cut very close at the fore-edge, with the engraved map of ... More

Price: £3,250.00

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Churchill (Sir Winston)

The World Crisis. The Eastern Front.

Publisher: Thornton Butterworth Limited,
Publication date: 1931

FIRST EDITION, with 8 photographic illustrations, 10 folding maps, and diagrams, &c, in the text, More

Price: £750.00

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Wells (H.G.)

A Short History of the World.

Publisher: Cassell,
Publication date: 1922

FIRST EDITION, numerous illustrations including maps, More

Price: £80.00

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Webster (A.M.C.)

[Manuscript, exercise book:] 'Fortification, ...

Publisher: [1896-
Publication date: 1897]

written in black ink with numerous fine drawings and diagrams in the same, the majority of these hand-coloured and mounted with slits (in some cases laid down, a couple loose), one with examples of k... More

Price: £400.00

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(Juvenile.) MAUPERTUY (Jean-Baptiste Drouet de, tr...

Elémens Historiques, Ou Méthode Courte Et F...

Publisher: Paris: André Cailleau,
Publication date: 1730

2 vols., woodcut head- and tail-pieces, a trifle browned in places, one letter has failed to print on p. 237 in vol. ii (the first letter of the last line), More

Price: £650.00

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(World War One. Salonika Campaign.) McDONALD (John...

A small archive relating to his education, mi...

Publisher: 1904-
Publication date: 1947

a long autograph letter to his sister (15pp., dated 16th March 1917) and a couple of wartime postcards to the same, photographs in military uniform and his wartime 'Certificate of Employment', various... More

Price: £1,000.00

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(World War Two.) HUTCHINSON (George)

[Typescript:] 'Two Years Ago', unpublished fi...

Publisher:
Publication date: [1946]

original typescript with some manuscript corrections in ink and pencil, the first and last passages cut and laid down to a second sheet, More

Price: £400.00

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Carruthers (John)

The Heroic Deeds of the Scots.

Publisher: Dumfries: Printed by Robert Jackson,
Publication date: 1796

FIRST (ONLY) EDITION, a few spots, uncut edges a little dust-stained and frayed, More

Price: £1,200.00

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Columnis (Guido de)

Historia destructionis Troiae.

Publisher: [The Netherlands (Utrecht?)]: [Printer of Alexander Magnus (Gerardus de Leempt?)], about
Publication date: [1477-79]

complete with initial and final blank leaves, 34 lines of type to a page, page numbers (1-128, not counting initial blank and the last three leaves), and initial capitals supplied in red ink (the firs... More

Price: £45,000.00

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Garey (Samuel)

Great Brittans little Calendar: or, Triple Di...

Publisher: Printed by Iohn Beale for Henry Fetherstone, and Iohn Parker,
Publication date: 1618

4 parts in 1 vol., woodcut initials and headpieces, "Cæsaris hostes", "Amphitheatrum scelerum", and "A short dissvvasiue from poperie" each have separate dated title page (pagination and register are... More

Price: £750.00

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