Philosophical Essays Concerning Human Understanding.

VG, 1st edition, 1748. In modern full dark calf (to style), gilt edge tooling. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt titles to red morocco label. Internally, [2], (iii-iv) contents, 256 pp, woodcut to titlepage, some light offsetting, lacks…

£5750 | Published: 1748 | Publisher: A. Millar

Oxonia Illustrata,

The first accurate representation of all the buildings and gardens of the university. VG, 1675, 1st ed, 5 eng. leaves 40 stunning plates, as called for. In contemporary boxed calf, elaborate gilt tooling. Spine, raised bands, gilt…

£16500 | Published: 1675 | Publisher: Unknown

The Punishments of China.

VG, 1st ed, 1801, 22 coloured pls. In contemporary red straight grain morocco, decorative gilt edge tooling, corners & edges rubbed. Spine, lightly worn, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling & titles, edges worn. Internally, 2 title leaves…

£2250 | Published: 1801 | Publisher: William Miller

The Historie of Cambria, Now Called Wales:

VG, 1st ed, 1584. In contemporary calf, tips refurbished. Re-spined, to style, raised bands, blind tooling, gilt titles to red morocco label. Internally, title within woodcut ornamental borders (tiny hole), [16], [22], [2] blanks, 401 pp, [1]…

£5750 | Published: 1584 | Publisher: Rafe Newberrie and Henrie Denham

A Voyage Round Great Britain,

VG, 1814-1825, 8 vols in 4, 308 pls (of 308 coloured aquatints) 1 duplicate 1 B&W. Contemporary red morocco half calf over red morocco cloth, some gilt tooling. Spines, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling, gilt titles. Internally Volume 1:…

£16000 | Published: 1814 | Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown; and William Daniell.

My Life as an Angler

VG. The Authors Large-paper Copy (Presentation Binding?), signed, & with an interesting presentation note. Ltd ed, complete with all 67 illustrations. In the original green half morocco over green morocco cloth, gilt tooling, gilt ornament…

£1100 | Published: 1879 | Publisher: W. Satchell, Peyton & Co.,

Recueil de Lions,

VG, 33 Lion pls 4 other animals Uncommon. In modern quarter calf over red marbled boards, edges bumped & worn, tips repaired at some stage. Spine, gilt tooling, gilt titles to pink calf label. Internally, title page in red & black, [2], [1],…

£610 | Published: 1729 | Publisher: Bernard Picart