Welsh Costumes [Print]

VG, Second Series, Single tinted lithograph print, 275*374mm (10.75*14.75"), of Welsh Costumes, by H Jones & JH Lynch. Depicted are, Cottager. Farmers Wife. Labourers Wife. Farmers Daughter, Market Boy and the Cottagers Daughter.

£225 | Published: 1851 | Publisher: T Catherall

Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the English

[ALEXANDER William] 1767-1816

FIFTY HAND COLOURED AQUATINT PLATES, EACH WITH AN ACCOMPANYING LEAF OF TEXT First edition, 4to, in full black morocco, spine gilt titled, lower and fore edges untrimmed, title leaf, contents leaf, & 50 hand coloured engraved plates, each with…

£775 | Published: 1814 | Publisher: John Murray

Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the English.

[M'LEAN Thomas]. [ALEXANDER William] 1767-1816

c1825, VG Title leaf followed by the plate list then 50 engraved, hand coloured plates, depicting, individuals from every walk of life in their relevant dress, from the King (George 111) to Highland Shepherds (who apparently enjoy…

£900 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Thomas M'Lean

Costume of the Ladies of England 1809-1829

ACKERMANN Rudolph 1764-1834

Octavo (9.5 x 6 inches), 287 fine hand-colored etched plates of ladies fashions. Late 19th-century half red morocco over marbled paper boards, decorative gilt spine, all edges gilt, marbled end-papers. A few imprints trimmed or cropped,…

£3800 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Rudolph Ackermann

Rustic Figures



£1500 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: J. Dickinson

The Clans of the Scottish Highlands, illustrated by appropriate figures, displaying their dress, tartans, arms, armorial insignia, and social occupations, from original sketches

LOGAN James 1794?-1872. McIAN Robert Ronald 1803?-1856.

SEVENTY SIX COLOURED lithographed plates in a STUNNING GILT MOROCCO Scottish Armorial binding. In two volumes, beautifully bound in full red morocco, lavishly gilt decorated & lettered, boards with coats of arms, corners & edges rubbed, a…

£9750 | Published: 1857 | Publisher: Willis and Sotheran

The Costume of The Original Inhabitants of The British Islands, The costume of the original inhabitants of the British Islands : from the earliest periods to the sixth century ; to which is added, that of the Gothic nations on the western coasts of the Baltic, the ancestors of the Anglo-Saxons and Anglo-Danes

MEYRICK Samuel Rush 1783-1848. SMITH Charles Hamilton 1776-1859

With 25 coloured aquatints Near Fine, 1815, First edition, in half red morocco over red cloth, some blind tooling. Spine, gilt titles, edges rubbed. Internally, half title, additional engraved title page with large vignette, [8], [1], 2-59 pp,…

£1350 | Published: 1815 | Publisher: R. Havell

Costumes & Customs in Japan (Vol II)

OGAWA Kazumasa 1860-1929

In phototype & from photographic negatives taken by him. Volume 2 ONLY. 12 magnificent B&W images of Japanese ladies in their day costumes. In brown decorative stiff paper wraps, corners & edges lightly bumped and worn, ink owners at head (Thomas…

£300 | Published: 1892 | Publisher: Unknown

Selections of the Ancient Costume of Great Britain and Ireland.

SMITH Charles Hamilton 1776-1859

WITH SIXTY ONE HAND COLOURED AQUATINTS. Fine, first edition, 1814, in a stunning full red crushed morocco (by Bayntun-Riviere), gilt edge tooling, Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling & titles. Internally, half title, additional half title,…

£1750 | Published: 1814 | Publisher: Messrs. Colnaghi and Co.

Selections of the Ancient Costume of Great Britain and Ireland.

SMITH Charles Hamilton 1776-1859

With Sixty One hand coloured Aquatints. VG, First edition, 1814, in half black calf over early worn marbled boards. Spine rebacked, original laid down, gilt tooling & titles. Internally, hand coloured frontis, [3], (vi-viii), [2] subscribers…

£900 | Published: 1814 | Publisher: Printed by William Bulmer and Co. Shakspeare Press, for Messrs. Colnaghi and Co.

The Follies & Fashions of Grandfathers Embellished with thirty-seven whole-page plates including ladies' and gentlemen's dress

TUER Andrew W. [White] 1838-1900

Near Fine. With fore edge painting, & a wonderful binding, complete with 37 illustrations. In full wine calf (by Sangorski & Sutcliffe), gilt edge tooling, corners brushed. Spine, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling, gilt titles to dark green…

£800 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Field & Tuer Simpkin, Marshall & Co. Scribner & Welford