Tale of a Winter's Night. A poem.

[EVANS W Downing]

Uncommon, first and only edition, 1 pl. In quarter cloth over boards, corners bumped. Spine, faded, title to paper label, edges bumped. Internally, frontis, [4], [9], 10-72 pp, 1 pl, ink name to fep Schmidt? Sangston Court), printed by H…

£110 | Published: 1838 | Publisher: W. Pickering; R. Mason

Choheleth, or The Royal Preacher, a Poem.

[FURLEY J. Dennis]

In modern half dark calf, red marbled boards, some blind tooling. Spine, gilt tooling, titles in gilt to red morocco label. Internally, new endpapers, [2], (xxv), [1], 141 pp, there were 2 furter editions in 1768 and one in 1778, occasional mark…

£385 | Published: 1765 | Publisher: [J. Dennis Furley]

Imitations of some of The Epigrams of Martial. (Parts 1-4 complete)

[HALHED Nathaniel Brassey] 1751-1830

VG, 4 parts bound as 1. In mid 1800 half calf with green cloth, a little worn, some tears, corners and edged rubbed. Spine, raised bands, gilt decorative tooling, tiles in gilt to morocco label, edges bumped and worn. Internally, title page…

£475 | Published: 1793 | Publisher: R Faulder

The Works of James Thomson. [1700-1748]

[MURDOCK Patrick -1774. COLLINS William 1721-1759. editors]

4 vols, VG, 16 plates. In full contemporary speckled calf, corners and edges lightly bumped and worn. Spines, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling, titles and vol numbers in gilt tooling to red and green calf labels, edges lightly bumped.…

£125 | Published: 1766 | Publisher: A Millar

[CHOIROCHOROGRAPHIA: Sive], Hoglandiae descriptio

[RICHARD Thomas] 1688/9-1760

Disbound, [2], (iii-vi), 7-15 pp, [1] adverts, light browning, with a tiny circular wormhole in the bottom margin, forward tp edge trimmed affecting vignette. Uncommon! (177*110 mm). (ESTC T168176. Foxon, R197). Work is attributed to Thomas…

£450 | Published: 1709 | Publisher: [Henry Hills]

Collected Poems

AUDEN WH [Wystan Hugh] 1907-1973. (MENDELSON Edward - editor)

THE FIRST TRADE EDITION In full red Chieftan calf, raised bands & gilt titles to spine. Internally, half title, [4], 7-696 pp, red marbled endpapers, bound by Baynton-Riviere Bath & stamped to verso of fep (4 tiny pin spots to spine base), a.e.g,…

£425 | Published: 1976 | Publisher: Random House

Six Picturesque Views in North Wales

BROUGHTON Rev Brian 1767-1839

1st ed, 1801, 6 pls, G. In contemporary half red morocco over green marbled boards, corners & edges worn, some loss. Spine, gilt tooling & titles, worn along edges. Internally, [5], 6-32 pp, 6 pls (sepia aquatints, dated 1801), red marbled…

£225 | Published: 1801 | Publisher: J Mawman

Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

CHAMBERS William 1800-1883 and Robert 1802-1871

1st ed, VG, sm 12mo, 20 vols bound as 10, complete, 1845-47. Uniformly bound in half calf with marbled boards, c1900, some blind tooling, corners rubbed. Spines, blind and gilt tooling, raised bands, titles in gilt to green calf labels, edges…

£350 | Published: 1847 | Publisher: William and Robert Chambers

The Worthines of Wales, A Poem

CHURCHYARD Thomas 1523?-1604

A true note of The ancient Castles, famous Monuments, goodly Rivers, faire Bridges, fine Towns, and courteous People, That I have seen in the noble Country of Wales. Reprinted from the Edition of 1587. In attractive contemporary full speckled brown…

£100 | Published: 1776 | Publisher: Thomas Evans

The works of Virgil : containing his Pastorals, Georgies, and Aeneis

DRYDEN Mr. [John] 1631-1700.

First edition, large paper copy 103 plates1697 In refurbished contemporary speckled boxed boards. Re-spined to style, raised bands, blind tooling, earlier gilt title to red calf label. Internally, frontis, title page in red & black within ruled…

£3500 | Published: 1697 | Publisher: Jacob Tonson

The Poetry in the Red Book of Hergest

EVANS J Gwenogvryn 1852-1930

In blue paper covers with stamped emblem to upper corner, corners and edges a little chipped and worn. Spine, titles in black ink, edges bumped and worn a little. Internally, presentation label from the author Gwyn Williams to the Harlech College…

£175 | Published: 1911 | Publisher: J Gwenogvryn Evans

Facsimile & Text of the Book of Taliesin

EVANS J. Gwenogvryn (Editor) 1852-1930

A tall paper copy of the subscribers limited edition in half cream vellum over blue cloth, some gilt tooling. Spine, gilt titles. Internally, half title, [4], (i-vi, vib-vic, vii-xlviii), [1], 3-177 pp, text leaves interleaved with 80 facsimile…

£250 | Published: 1910 | Publisher: Issued to Subscribers only

Some Specimens of the Poetry of the Antient Welsh Bards

EVANS Revd Mr Evan 1731-1788 (Ieuan Fardd)

THE ANCIENT POEMS IN ENGLISH PROSE AND WELSH VERSE First edition, in three quarter speckled calf over marbled boards, edges worn. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling and titles to red calf labels. Internally, [3], (iv-viii), [1], (ii-v), [1],…

£200 | Published: 1764 | Publisher: R. and J. Dosley