A Description of England and Wales

2 Vols bound as 1 (Vol 3 & 4 only 10), VG, 1769, 63 pls (B&W). In contemporary speckled calf, gilt edge tooling, corners & edges worn. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt titles to red & black calf labels, edges. joints worn. Internally,…

£35 | Published: 1769 | Publisher: Newbery and Carnan

A New Display of the Beauties of England;

2 vols, 1777 & 1774, VG, 2 eng tps, 179 pls (of 180). In half calf over red marbled boards, some blind tooling, corners & edges rubbed. Spines, worn, raised bands, gilt titles to black calf labels. Internally, Vol 1, 1777, additional engraved…

£150 | Published: 1778 | Publisher: R. Goadby

Wales: Historical, Biographical and Pictorial.

G, 114 pls, 1908, limited & only edition. With an ink subscribers? dedication to ffep (1908). In the publishers red cloth, corners bumped, gilt titles. Spine, faded, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, not paginated but 250 leaves & 114…

£50 | Published: 1908 | Publisher: Published only for Subscribers: Allan North.

The Gallery of Modern British Artists;

VG, 1st ed, c1840, 66 pls (of 65 tp). In contemporary gilt embossed morocco, corners & edges worn. Spine, gilt tooling, no titles, edges worn, some loss. Internally, not paginated, not dated but c1840, frontis, additional engraved title page,…

£175 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: D. Omer Smith

Holl Ddled-Swydd Dyn,

2 vols in 1, 2nd ed, VG, 1711. In full boxed calf, corners & lightly bumped and worn. Spine, raised bands, blind tooling, no title. Internally, [4] (v-xix), [5], 312, 213-220, 321-374 pp (odd pagination but complete). With: Dwywolder…

£275 | Published: 1711 | Publisher: Edm. Powell

The System of Natural History, (2 vols). WITH The Natural History of Insects,

VG, Nat History, 1791, 1st ed, 46 pls, bound as 1. Bound with Natural Insects, 1792, 1st ed, 20 pls. In contemporary tree calf, corners rubbed. Spine, decorative gilt tooling, gilt titles to red calf label, edges rubbed, joints going.…

£250 | Published: 1791 | Publisher: R. Morison and Son; J. and J. Fairbairn; T. Kay and C. Forster.

The Description of Bath. A Poem.

3rd ed, 1736, 19 poems, the First Collected edition. In 19c quarter calf over red marbled boards, corners & edged rubbed. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling to red calf label. Internally, [4], [1], 2-77 pp, [1], [10] adverts, lacks titlepage &…

£50 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: [James Leake]

The Adventures of Doctor Comicus or the Frolicks of Fortune.

VG, 1815, 1st ed, 14 pls (of 15). In contemporary black quarter calf over grubby blue boards, corners & edges rubbed. Spine, raised bands, edges worn, lacking title label. Internally, coloured frontis, additional engraved TP with hand coloured…

£150 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: B. Blake

Drunken Barnaby's Four Journeys to the North of England.

In speckled calf boards, corners worn & bumped. Modern calf spine, gilt titles, & tooling. Internally, [3], (vi-xxvi), [9], 4-160 pp, 7 illustrations, Latin & English verse, printed by Savage and Easingwood, James Street, Buckingham Gate, lacks…

£75 | Published: 1805 | Publisher: J. Harding

Letters from Snowdon: Bound WITH A Dissertation on the Welsh Language,

VG, 2 vols bound as 1, 1770, 1st ed & 1771, 1st ed. Uncommon. In contemporary tree calf boards, corners rubbed. Re-spined, to style, gilt tooling, gilt titles to red morocco label. Internally, Letters from Snowdon, 1770, 1st ed, [10], [1],…

£325 | Published: 1770 | Publisher: J. Ridley; and W. Harris. AND John Walters.

Excursions in the County of Surrey:

VG, 1st ed, 1821, 48 pls (tp states 50 pls but possibly inaccurate?). In full red morocco, decorative gilt edge tooling, corners rubbed. Spine, faded, raised bands, gilt tooling & titles, edges worn. Internally, folding map frontis, additional…

£90 | Published: 1821 | Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown; J Greig; and P Youngman, Witham and Maldon

Oxonia Illustrata,

The first accurate representation of all the buildings and gardens of the university. VG, 1675, 1st ed, 5 eng. leaves 40 stunning plates, as called for. In contemporary boxed calf, elaborate gilt tooling. Spine, raised bands, gilt…

£16500 | Published: 1675 | Publisher: Unknown