The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox. Newly Corrected and Purged from all grossness in Phrase and Matter. Augmented and Enlarged with sundry Excellent Morals and Expositions upon every several Chapter . To which may now be added a Second Part of the said History; As also the shifts of Reynardine the Son of Reynard the Fox, together with his Life and Death &c.

3 parts as 1, 1701, 1681 & 1684, each with independent register. In contemporary speckled calf, raised bands gilt tooling, gilt title to maroon morocco label. Internally, woodcut vignette to tp, 1701, [1], A2-U4, [160 pp includes the leaf of…

£4250 | Published: 1701 | Publisher: Edward Brewster

History of British Birds

BEWICK Thomas 1753-1828

A magnificently-bound example, 1797 & 1804, First Editions, 1st issue. In early twentieth-century red morocco gilt by Zaehnsdorf, covers with single fillet border enclosing central panel with floral sprays at canted corners, spines with raised…

£2100 | Published: 1797 | Publisher: Beilby & Bewick

The Mabinogion, from the Llyfr Coch o Hergest, and other Ancient Welsh Manuscripts: with an English Translation and Notes

GUEST Charlotte Lady (later SCHREIBER) - editor/translator 1812-1895

Uncommon & complete! VG, 3 volumes, 20 pls & 49 woodcuts. Prose tales set in Britain at various times between 500BC and 1200, written in Welsh in the eleventh & twelfth centuries and published here in English in 1849. In attractive modern half…

£2000 | Published: 1849 | Publisher: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans; and W. Rees

Piper in Print Books, Periodicals & Ephemera

PIPER John 1903-1992. POWERS Alan powers FOWLER-WRIGHT Hugh HEATHCOTE David STAPLETON Annamarie OWERS Alan GRAHAM Rigby

In quarter red cloth over colour printed boards, titles to both spine & upper board. Internally, half title, frontis, [7], 8-175 pp, [1], numerous illustrations, mostly coloured, many full page, printed endpapers, a limited edition of 384 copies,…

£290 | Published: 2010 | Publisher: Artists' Choice Editions