Miscellanies

VG, 1st ed, 1781, 8 pls (of 9)(includes the 2 maps). In contemporary marked boards. Respined to style, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt titles to red morocco label. Internally, [2], (iii-iv), [2], (iii-viii), [1], 2-342, [1] tp ff, [1],…

£1250 | Published: 1781 | Publisher: J Nichols

The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson,

VG, 1st ed, 2nd state, 1785. In modern calf, to style, over tree calf boards, tips repaired. Spine, gilt tooling, original gilt titles to red calf label. Internally, half title, [4], (v-vii), [1], [1], 2-254 pp, [1] errata/advert, some light…

£675 | Published: 1785 | Publisher: Charles Dilly

Four Picturesque Views in North Wales..

Engraved in Aquatinta by Alken, from Drawings made on the spot. With Poetical reflections on leaving that country. In modern grey oblong cloth covers, with photocopied title to top cover and spine. Internally new endpapers, title page has a 7.5"…

£1050 | Published: 1798 | Publisher: Rev Brian Broughton

Praxis Medicinae, or, The Physicians Practice:

In contemporary grubby soft vellum, ms title & date to spine. Internally, [4], 152, 151-182, 181-242, 24 only, 244-263, 274 only, 271 only, 266-267, 278 only, 269-293, 264 only, 295-332, 373-380, 333-372, 381-389, 391 only, 390 only, 392-407 pp,…

£850 | Published: 1639 | Publisher: William Sheares

The History of the Reformation of the Church of England.

1st ed, VG, 3 vols, 1679, 1681, 1753. In uniform early speckled boxed calf, corners worn. Spines, raised bands, gilt & blind tooling, gilt titles, joints rubbed. Internally Vol 1, 1679, [1] intro, frontis, [16], 377, [2], 3-324 pp, 329-368,…

£750 | Published: 1679 | Publisher: Richard Chiswell

Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry

VG, 2nd ed, Lge paper Limited edition, 34 illustrations. In black cloth, gilt tooling & titles, corners & edges lightly bumped and worn. Spine, gilt titles & tooling, edges bumped. Internally, half title, tissue guarded frontis, [4],…

£525 | Published: 1893 | Publisher: Tylston and Edwards

The Nile Basin.

Good, 1st ed, 1864, 3 maps, with the 4 pages of adverts. In the original burgundy embossed cloth, corners & edges lightly bumped & worn. Spine, gilt titles, edges repaired, worn a little along the joints. Internally, [2], [3], (iv) only, [1],…

£1350 | Published: 1864 | Publisher: Tinsley Brothers

First Footsteps in East Africa; or, An Exploration of Harah.

VG, 1st ed, 2nd issue, complete. 2 maps, 4 col pls, 7 illustrations. In attractive half red morocco over red marbled boards by Bayntun, gilt tooling. Spine, raised bands, gilt titles, upper edge worn. Internally, coloured tissue guarded…

£1675 | Published: 1856 | Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.

Britain, or A Chorographicall Description of the Most flourishing Kingdomes, England, Scotland, and Ireland, and the Ilands adioyning, out of the depth of Antiquitie: Beautified with Mappes of the severall Shires of England:

1st English translation, 57 maps, 10 large illustrations. In contemporary calf, blind edge tooling & central gilt arabesque, corners repaired. Spine, edges worn, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt title to green calf label, upper extremity…

£5600 | Published: 1610 | Publisher: George Bishop & Ioannis Norton

Onomasticon Zoikon

VG, 1st ed, 1668, 8 pls, 4 ills. In full vellum, no title. Internally, half title, [20], 194, (165 only), 196-213, [5] 217-309, [1], [34] index, 8 pls (7 folding), 4 illustrations (2 full page), text block edges speckled red, later endpapers,…

£1575 | Published: 1668 | Publisher: Jacobum Allestry

The Northern Cambrian Mountains or a Tour Through North Wales,

1st ed, VG, 30 pls (of 30), 1817. In half red roan, over contemporary green marbled boards, a little worn & scratched, corners & edges a lightly bumped & worn, some gilt tooling. 20c spine red calf, gilt title & tooling. [6], 30 coloured…

£2250 | Published: 1817 | Publisher: Thomas Compton