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(Farriery.) TAPLIN IMPROVED;

or, a Compendium of Farriery.

Publisher: York: printed by H. Harrison, for N. Frobisher,
Publication date: 1792

with 8 folding plates, 1 as frontispiece, 2 containing 2 images, all more or less damaged at the folds, only one with serious loss (of a horse's right hind leg), some old fairly crude repairs (one usi... More

Price: £750.00

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Chauliac (Guy de)

Prologue, & chapitre singulier

Publisher: Lyons: Étienne Dolet,
Publication date: 1542

woodcut printer's device on title, larger version on the verso of last leaf, 2 woodcut initials, some definite, but faint, damp-staining, minimal worming in the lower margins of the first 4 gatherings... More

Price: £2,500.00

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Galen

Du Mouvement des Muscles, Livres deux ...

Publisher: Lyons: Étienne Dolet,
Publication date: 1541

woodcut printer's device on title, larger version on the verso of last leaf, historiated woodcut initial for the dedication, criblé initial for each book, tiny repair to fore-margin of A5, not affect... More

Price: £3,000.00

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(Pennsylvania.) [PRESTON (Paul)]

[drop head title:] Directions for using the T...

Publisher: [Pennsylvania],
Publication date: c. 1750

manuscript in ink on paper, a home-made book, paper watermarked with a fleur-de-lys and the initials L.G. (vaguely similar to Churchill 406, but without the crown), some water-staining, 'using' in tit... More

Price: £2,000.00

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Lamure (François-Bourguignon de Bussières de, kn...

[drop head title:] Institutiones physiologica...

Publisher: Montpellier:
Publication date: 1766-67

manuscript in ink on paper, in a single, neat hand, that of J. V. Perreymond, a student, 1 page with a small water splash, possibly lacking a title-page, a couple of stubs before the last leaf of text... More

Price: £2,200.00

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Hutton (Charles)

The Compendious Measurer;

Publisher: Printed for G. G. J. and J. Robinson, and R. Baldwin, and G. and J. Wilkie,
Publication date: 1790

diagrams and woodcut illustrations in the text, a little spotting here and there, fore-margins of 2 leaves soiled, More

Price: £500.00

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Macculloch (John)

A Description of the Western Islands of Scotl...

Publisher: Printed for Archibald Constable [and others],
Publication date: 1819

FIRST EDITION, 2 vols. 8vo (text), and 1 vol. 4to (atlas), half titles, 10 engraved maps and plans, of which 2 folding and 9 hand-coloured geologically, 33 engraved plates of which 2 folding and hand... More

Price: £2,500.00

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(Midwifery.) MALADIES DES FEMMES GROSSES,

Traité des accouchements,

Publisher: No place,
Publication date: [c. 1760]

manuscript in ink on paper, in a single regular, but slightly crabbed hand, with attempts at calligraphic flourishes, with 5 small drawing of instruments on 3 pages, coloured in yellow, the fore-edges... More

Price: £900.00

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Shackleton (Keith)

Tidelines ...

Publisher: Lutterworth Press,
Publication date: 1951

FIRST EDITION, inscribed by Peter Scott and signed by Keith Shackleton, with 16 colour plates and numerous black and white illustrations in the text, some full-page, More

Price: £250.00

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Foltzer (Joseph)

Artificial Silk

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd.,
Publication date: 1921

with numerous illustrations in the text, within the sequence 2 being folding plates, More

Price: £150.00

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