Index villaris, or, An exact register, alphabetically digested, of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, the hundred, lath, rape, ward, wapentake, or other division of each county :

[ADAMS John] -1738

VG, 2 volumes, 1700, Vol 1, [8], 200 pp. Vol 2, 201-420 pp. In contemporary well worn vellum, later paper labels, raised bands to spines, corners & edges worn with some loss, some old faint ink notes to covers. Internally, numerous additional…

£400 | Published: 1700 | Publisher: S. and J. Sprint; J. Nicholson; and T. Newborough

The Life of Merlin, surnamed Ambrosius; Life of Merlin, surnamed Ambrosius : his prophecies and predictions interpreted, and their truth made good by our English annals : being a chronographical history of all the kinds and memorable passages of this kingdom, from Brute to the reign of King Charles

[HEYWOOD Thomas] c1574-1641.

VG, 2nd edition. In early 20c quarter calf over grey boards. Spine, blind tooling, gilt titles, upper joint rubbed. Internally, modern endpapers, [3], (iv-viii), [1], 2-324 pp, top edge cut, remainder not, evidence of removed bookplate to fpd,…

£325 | Published: 1812 | Publisher: J. Evans

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

Monumenta Historica Britannica, or materials for the history of Britain, from the earliest period to the end of the reign of King Henry VII.

[PETRIE Henry] 1768-1842. SHARPE John The Rev. 1809-1877. HARDY Thomas Duffus Sir 1804-1878 - editor.

HISTORY UP TO THE NORMAN CONQUEST. WITH TWENTY SEVEN PLATES Volume 1, all published, large folio in contemporary diced calf, rounded rubbed edges. Re-spined, old laid down, raised bands, gilt titles. Internally, half title, [8], [3] 4-146, [2],…

£350 | Published: 1848 | Publisher: by Command of Her Majesty

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

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

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

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