Wales: Historical, Biographical and Pictorial.

G, 114 pls, 1908, limited & only edition. With an ink subscribers? dedication to ffep (1908). In the publishers red cloth, corners bumped, gilt titles. Spine, faded, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, not paginated but 250 leaves & 114…

£50 | Published: 1908 | Publisher: Published only for Subscribers: Allan North.

A Brief Account of the Life of Howell Harris, Esq; [1714-1773]

[B.... T.... Benjamin La Trobe - editor] 1725-1786

Small 8vo, in fair condition, first edition, [9], 10-224 pp, contemporary publishers blue paper covers marked, corners and edges chipped and worn, some loss at corners. Spine lacking papers, stitching becoming loose, but just holding, no title.…

£775 | Published: 1791 | Publisher: Trevecka

The Life of Captain James Cook

[KIPPIS Andrew] 1725-1795

VG, 1834, 4 pls, New Edition. In black full calf, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge blind stamped to upper cover, corners & edges bumped & worn a little. Spine, gilt title & tooling, edges & joints a little worn. Internally, frontis,…

£285 | Published: 1834 | Publisher: Executrix of the Late W Wetton

Memoir of Richard Roberts Jones [1780-1843], of Aberdaron,

[ROSCOE William] 1753-1831

1st ed, G, 1 pls, 1 illust. In contemporary half red paper over worn grey boards, corners bumped. Spine, faded, ink titles to paper label. Internally, half title, frontis, [4], [1], 2-50 pp, 1 pl, 1 illustration, ink name to fpd, evidence of…

£125 | Published: 1822 | Publisher: T Cadell. amnd J and A Arch

Memoir of Richard Roberts Jones [1780-1843], of Aberdaron,

[ROSCOE William] 1753-1831

1st ed, G, 1 pls, 1 illust. In black quarter calf over red marbled boards. Spine, gilt titles to red calf label. Internally, half title, [4], frontis, [1], 2-50 pp, 1 pl, 1 illustration, frontis bound in after title, new endpapers, bookplate to…

£75 | Published: 1822 | Publisher: T Cadell. amnd J and A Arch

Kenilworth Illustrated;


In red embossed cloth, gilt image. Re-laid spine, titles and tooling in gilt. Internally, yellow endpapers, hinges strengthened, half title, faint Kenilworth signature to verso, portrait frontis, title page with vignette, [8], [1], 2-108 pp, 18 pls…

£225 | Published: 1821 | Publisher: Merridew and Son; John Merridew; and W and T Radclyffe.

The Life of the Rt. Hon. George Canning 1770-1827

BELL George 1800-1867

1st ed, VG. In c1900 half calf with red marbled boards, some blind tooling, corners and edges very lightly bumped and worm, small tear. Spine, attractive gilt tooling, raised bands, title and tooling in gilt to leather label, edges rubbed.…

£60 | Published: 1846 | Publisher: Chapman and Hall

The Life of Samuel Johnson.... (4 Vols Complete)

BOSWELL James 1740-1795

All in contemporary honeycombed calf, gilt lines to edges, corners and edges a little worn and bumped. All spines have been professionally relaid, raised bands, gilt tooling and title, edges a little worn and bumped. Internally all have red…

£275 | Published: 1811 | Publisher: T Cadell and W Davies

Memoir and Literary Remains of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Edward Bunbury,

BUNBURY Sir Charles JF [James Fox] 1809-1886

VG, 1st ed, 1868. In purple embossed cloth, corners rubbed. Spine, faded, gilt tooling & titles. Internally, half title, [5], (vi-xi), [1], 2-369 pp, dedication from Lady Bunbury to half title, yellow endpapers, some light spotting to blanks.…

£425 | Published: 1868 | Publisher: Spottiswoode & Co [Privately Printed]

Remains of the late Rev. Henry Wellington Starr, Who Perished on Snowdon, Sept. 15, 1846

By His Sister [STARR Emily Caroline]

In the publishers embossed purple cloth, faded at edges, corners bumped. Spine, edges bumped, gilt titles. Internally, frontis, [3], (iv-ix), [2], 12-124, 125*-128*, 125-325 pp, 1 pl (portrait frontis, errata tipped in, light water mark to top…

£135 | Published: 1847 | Publisher: G.N. Wetton; Francis and John Rivington

Life and Adventures of Peter Porcupine

COBBETT William 1763-1835

VG, 1927, private press, Ltd ed. In black quarter cloth over red marbled boards, corners brushed. Spine, titles in gilt, edges bumped lightly. In its plain paper wrapper, some marks. Internally, bookplate of Margery Wright to fpd, some light…

£60 | Published: 1927 | Publisher: The Nonesuch Press

The Life of Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

HAWKINS Sir John 1719-1789

VG, 1st ed, 1787. Published the same year as the 1st London edition. In full contemporary speckled calf, corners & edges lightly bumped & worn, couple of small spots to front and 1 to rear. Spine, worn, gilt title to red calf label, gilt…

£250 | Published: 1787 | Publisher: Chamberlain, Colles, Burnet, Wogan, Exshaw, White, Byrne, Whitestone, Moore, and Jones.

Henry Vaughan A Life and Interpretation


In blue cloth, gilt titles to spine. Internally, half title, frontis, [5], (vi-viii), [4], [1], 2-260 pp, 5 illustrations. (219*142 mm).

£20 | Published: 1947 | Publisher: Clarendon Press