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Camden (William)

Britannia

Publisher: [Printed at Eliot's Court Press] per Radulphum Newbery,
Publication date: 1587

'Britannia' on the title page in a woodcut frame, woodcut printer's device on title, woodcut table of the Anglo-Saxon alphabet within decorative borders, woodcut initials of various sizes, head- and t... More

Price: £1,200.00

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Locke (John)

Some Thoughts Concerning Education.

Publisher: Printed for A. and J. Churchill,
Publication date: 1693

FIRST EDITION with catchword 'I my?' on A2v, and misprint '?Patronnge'? on A3v, title-page a trifle browned, slight through-setting of text on first leaf of text, end papers and contents leaves with d... More

Price: £7,500.00

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(Nelson.)

MEMOIRS of the Life and Death of the Right Ho...

Publisher: Liverpool: Goodchild,
Publication date: 1806

FIRST (SOLE) EDITION, 2 engraved frontispiece portraits (Nelson and Sidney Smith), 3 folding engraved plates (Nile, Trafalgar, Death of Nelson), short tear at lower margin of K3, tear with slight loss... More

Price: £1,400.00

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(Nelson.) COLLINGWOOD (Adam)

Anecdotes of the Lord Viscount Nelson.

Publisher: Printed by W. Stratford... for J. Stratford,
Publication date: 1806

FIRST (SOLE) EDITION, engraved title with portrait vignette, engraved frontispiece of funeral carriage, 3 wood-engraved plates (the coffin emblems, a plan of the coffin's placement at the Greenwich pl... More

Price: £1,000.00

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Joyce (William)

Dämmerung über England ['Twilight over Engl...

Publisher: Berlin: Internationaler,
Publication date: 1940

FIRST EDITION, pages browned, More

Price: £1,000.00

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Freeth (John)

The Political Songster

Publisher: Birmingham: Printed by Thomas Pearson, for the Author, and sold by all the Booksellers,
Publication date: 1790

with an oval stipple-engraved portrait frontispiece (after the oil on wood wood panel, 1790, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery), the engraving just a little rubbed on the upper lip, burn hole in T6 w... More

Price: £1,200.00

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Dibdin (Thomas)

The Mouth of the Nile;

Publisher: Printed for J. Barker, Dramatic Repository,
Publication date: 1798

FIRST EDITION, woodcut vignette on title, sans terminal advertisement leaf, title a little soiled, a few spots, More

Price: £500.00

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Gisborne (Thomas)

The Principles of Moral Philosophy investigat...

Publisher: Printed by T. Bensley, for E. White and Son,
Publication date: 1789

FIRST EDITION, More

Price: £750.00

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Wheare (Degory)

Relectiones hyemales, de ratione & methodo le...

Publisher: Oxford: W. Hall for Thom. Robinson,
Publication date: 1662

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Price: £900.00

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Blanchard (Pierre Louis)

Précis historique de la vie et du pontificat...

Publisher: Londres [London]: Ph. Le Boussonnier & Co. ...
Publication date: 1800

FIRST EDITION, with an unrecorded Avertissement (verso of the first leaf, which is conjugate with the title-leaf), occasional foxing and browning, title cut fairly close at fore margin (no loss), the ... More

Price: £675.00

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