The Highgrove Florilegium

Fine, 2 vols, limited edition of 175 numbered sets, 124 coloured plates. In half red goatskin over red marbled boards. Spines, raised bands, gilt tooling, titles in gilt to green morocco labels. Internally, Vol 1, 2008, half title, tp in red &…

£10250 | Published: 2008 | Publisher: Addison Publications Ltd for The Prince's Charities Foundation.

Dramatic Characters, or Different Portraits of the English Stage.

VG, 1st ed, 24 pls (hand coloured - complete). In modern full calf, decorative gilt edge tooling. Spine, gilt tooling, raised bands, gilt titles to red morocco label. Internally, engraved French title leaf, engraved English title leaf,…

£1950 | Published: 1770 | Publisher: Robt. Sayer. and Jnno. Smith.

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,

VG, 1675, 1st ed, 5 eng. leaves 40 stunning plates, as called for. In contemporary boxed calf, elaborate gilt tooling. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling & titles, some loss at edges. Internally, 4 engraved preliminary leaves (ie Title leaf,…

£16500 | Published: 1675 | Publisher: Unknown

Picturesque Views in Devonshire, Cornwall, &c.

G, 1st ed, 1826, 16 colour plates. In modern dark red half morocco, over the original worn boards, gilt tooling, original gilt title to gilt tooled black calf label. Internally, frontis, [4], 16 hand coloured aquatint plates with grey wash…

£1400 | Published: 1826 | Publisher: Howlett and Brimmer,

Steel's Naval Chronologist of the Late War,

VG, 1806, 4th ed, 8 plates. In modern half calf over contemporary red marbled boards, some blind tooling. Spine, gilt tooling & titles. Internally, [3], 4-12, [1], (ii-civ), [1], 2-122pp, [1], [5] adverts, 8 pls (medal frontis 7 Battle Plans,…

£325 | Published: 1806 | Publisher: P Steel

The Microcosm of London; Or, London in Miniature.

1808-1810. Near fine, 1st ed, early issue, 3 vols, complete 104 hand coloured plates, half titles & engraved dedication leaves. In half brown morocco over purple cloth by Zaehnsdorf, gilt tooling, corners rubbed. Spines, raised bands,…

£6750 | Published: 1808 | Publisher: R. Ackermann

Antonini Iter Britanniarum

In contemporary calf boards. New spine, to style, raised bands, gilt title to red calf label. Internally, [2], (i-x), (i-viii), 151 pp, [1], [1] index & adverts, 1 map (B&W, large folding), 2 pls, ink owners name (L Morriss Blaennant 1814) & old…

£485 | Published: 1709 | Publisher: M. Atkins

The Ancient and Present State of Glocestershire.

VG, 2nd ed, 73 pls. In contemporary speckled calf, corners repaired, edges scuffed. Rebacked preserving original morocco gilt title label, raised bands, gilt tooling. [10], [1], 2-452 pp, [6] index, 73 pls (mostly folding), additional plate…

£5500 | Published: 1768 | Publisher: W Herbert