A Voyage Towards the South Pole, and Round the World. Performed in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the years 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775

COOK James 1728-1779. FURNEAUX Captain [Tobia] 1735-1781.

VG, 2nd ed, 2 vols, 64 maps & pls, 1 folding table. Complete. In full modern calf, gilt titles & tooling to spine. Internally, new endpapers. Vol 1, frontispiece, [9], (x-xl), [1], 2-378 pp, 28 pls (12 folding), 9 Charts & plans (5 folding).…

£2995 | Published: 1777 | Publisher: W. Strahan; and T. Cadell

Alistair Cooke's America [WITH some of Cooke's typed notes]

COOKE Alistair 1908-2004

Signed by the author to title, with 12 typed, loose, pages, for the book, signed A.C. at Nassau Point in the summer of 1951. In cream and purple cloth, embossed title, gilt title to spine. In VG colour printed DJ, some short tears. Internally,…

£100 | Published: 1973 | Publisher: British Broadcasting Corporation

A Journey to Llandrindod Wells, In Radnorshire. A journey to Llandrindod Wells, in Radnorshire : With a particular description of those wells, the Places adjacent, the Humours of the Company there,


In three quarter faded green morocco over green marbled boards (by Blackwell), corners rubbed. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling & titles. Internally, [3], 84 pp, the title page is tipped to a leaf, paper repairs to edges of M2 & preface, front…

£400 | Published: 1746 | Publisher: Benjamin Haslewood

12 Pictorial Gems of Chester


In printed blue printed paper wraps, spine worn with loss, no title. Internally, 12 B&W oval illustrations, not dated but c1870?, but titled, interesting illustration of Edgar the Pacific being rowed down the Dee. (220*134 mm). Uncommon, no…

£60 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Evans & Gresty; Gresty & Simpson

Travels Through the Canadas,

HERIOT George 1759-1839

1st ed, lacks plates & map. In tan half calf, green marbled boards, corners and edges lightly bumped and worn. Spine, decorative gilt tooling, raised bands, faded, edges rubbed, title in gilt. Internally, text block edges sprinkled red, lacks…

£75 | Published: 1807 | Publisher: Richard Phillips

The Natural History of Barbados.

HUGHES Mr Griffith

In Ten Books. 1st edition, plates & maps complete, a Large Paper Copy. In contemporary paneled calf, heavily marked, modern antique style re-back with gilt tooling and titles in gilt to maroon calf labels, and repairs to outer corners.…

£3995 | Published: 1750 | Publisher: Author

Lorin: or, The Wanderer in Wales. A Tale.

JONES Jos. [Joseph] 1782-1856

The experiences of a young man who, having been disappointed in love becomes a wanderer. In contemporary quarter green morocco cloth over grubby boards, corners rubbed. Spine, no title. Internally, half title, [6], (ii-vii), [1], [1], 2-101 pp,…

£550 | Published: 1821 | Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown

The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido for the Suppression of Piracy:

KEPPEL Captain the Hon. Henry 1809-1904. (KELLEY Walter K - contributor)

VG, 3rd ed, 2 vols complete, 6 maps, 1 chart, 11 plates. In uniform, half brown calf, grey endpapers, some blind tooling, corners and edges very lightly bumped and worn. Spines, attractive decorative gilt tooling, raised bands, titles in gilt…

£475 | Published: 1847 | Publisher: Chapman and Hall

The Heart of Northern Wales, as it was and as it is,

LOWE Walter Bezant 1854-1928

VG, 1st eds, 1912 & 1927. Vol 1, blue cloth, gilt titles, edges bumped. Spine, soiled, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, 1912, frontis, [7], (viii-xiv), [2] errata, [1], 2-512 pp, numerous illustrations (some full page), bookplate tofep…

£100 | Published: 1912 | Publisher: Walter Bezant Lowe

A Journey Through Persia, Armenia, and Asia Minor, to Constantinople, in the Years 1808 and 1809; WITH A Second Journey through Persia.... between the years 1820 and 1816

MORIER James [Justinian] 1780?-1849

First editions of both works (1812 & 1818); large-paper issue of the first, with the plates on india paper. Two volumes uniformly bound in half green morocco over green morocco cloth, decorative gilt tooling, corners rubbed. Spine, sunned,…

£5200 | Published: 1812 | Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown

The Silken East A Record of Life & Travel in Burma


VG, 2nd ed, 1928, 200 illustrations. In blue cloth, gilt image, corners bumped. Spine, gilt titles, edges bumped. Internally, half title, coloured frontis, [6], 7-384 pp, 200 illustrations, including 8 coloured, small mark to corner top…

£75 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Hutchinson & Co (Publishers) Ltd