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

Henry Vaughan Silurist [1621-1695]

[MEYNELL Francis] 1891-1975 - editor

NF, Limited edition, 1924. In red half calf (by Frost & Co. Bath) over red cloth. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt titles to black calf label. Internally, [6], [2], 3-164 pp, t.e.g., marbled endpapers, an edition limited to 850 copies,…

£75 | Published: 1924 | Publisher: The Nonesuch Press

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

Memoirs of an Infantry Officer

[SASSOON Siegfried] 1886-1967

In blue cloth, spine faded with gilt titles. In VG DW. Internally, half title, [4], 7-334 pp, [1], top edge reddened, others uncut Very good in a Very Good DW. (185*130 mm). (Keynes A33). Includes the battles of the Somme and Arras

£375 | Published: 1930 | Publisher: Faber & Faber Limited

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

Aldous Huxley A Critical Study

BRANDER Laurence 1903-

In printed soft covers, white & black ink titles. Internally, half title, [11], 12-244 pp, ink name to half title & letter B to cover (Leonard Brookes), title page states 1969 but copyright 1970. (217*140 mm). An examination of Huxleys social…

£15 | Published: 1969 | Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis Ltd

Kalendars of Gwynedd; or, Chronological Lists of Lords-Lieutenant, Cuctodes Rotolorum, Sheriffs, and Knights oif the Shire, for the Counties of Anglesey, Caernarvon, and Merioneth,

BREESE Edward 1835-1881 (editor)

In quarter red morocco cloth over green cloth, corners bumped. Spine, finger soiled, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, half title, [2], [5], (vi-viii), [2], [1], 2-161 pp, [1], rubricated title page, most pages uncut, some spotting, small…

£30 | Published: 1873 | Publisher: John Camden Hotten

The Devil Drives A Life of Sir Richard Burton

BRODIE Fawn [McKay] 1915-1981

In red cloth, gilt spine titles. Internally, half title, [2], [5], 6-390 pp, 21 illustrations, map endpapers. (238*160 mm). Burton published 43 volumes on his explorations and travels. He wrote 2 volumes of poetry, over a 100 articles and 143…

£10 | Published: 1967 | Publisher: WW Norton & Company Inc

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]

The Life of Sir Richard F Burton

BURTON Isabel [Lady] 1831-1896

The most intimate biography First edition, two volumes, complete with all 36 illustrations, in contemporary half crushed morocco over blue marbled boards, some gilt tooling, corners & edges brushed. Spines, raised bands, gilt tooling & titles,…

£500 | Published: 1893 | Publisher: Chapman & Hall Ltd

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

Heraldic Visitations of Wales and Part of the Marches;

DWNN Lewys c1550-c1616. MEYRICK Sir Samuel Rush (editor) 1783-1848

VG, 1st ed, 2 Vols, 2 pls. In the publishers embossed green cloth, edges bumped corners worn. Spines, faded, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, Vol 1, 1846, frontis, [7], ()viii-xxxii, [2], 7-340 pp, [1] corrigenda, 1 pl, yellow endpapers…

£475 | Published: 1846 | Publisher: Welsh MSS Society