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Image for The Thanage of Fermartyn :Including the District Commonly Called Formartine, Its Proprietors, With Genealogical Deductions; Its Parishes, Ministers, Churches, Churchyards, Antiquities, &c.

The Thanage of Fermartyn :Including the District Commonly Called Formartine, Its Proprietors, With Genealogical Deductions; Its Parishes, Ministers, Churches, Churchyards, Antiquities, &c.

By: Temple, Rev. William ;

Price: £45.00

Publisher: D. Wyllie & Son: 1894

Seller ID: 51044

Condition: Good


xvi + 710pp, inc. b/w frontispiece, cloth, embossed decorations on cover, imprint on spine, deckle page edges, 4to corners bumped, front & back hinge pulled, foxing on prelims & page edges, pencil inscription on ffep View more info

Image for A diurnal of remarkable occurrents that have passed within the country of Scotland :since the death of King James the Fourth till the year M.D.LXXV. From a manuscript of the sixteenth century, in the possession of Sir John Maxwell of Pollock, Baronet.

A diurnal of remarkable occurrents that have passed within the country of Scotland :since the death of King James the Fourth till the year M.D.LXXV. From a manuscript of the sixteenth century, in the possession of Sir John Maxwell of Pollock, Baronet.

By: Thomson, Thomas ;(Ed, author anonymous)

Price: £97.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Maitland Club: 1833

Seller ID: 52983

Condition: Good


vii + 350 pp, cloth spine, paper covered boards, untrimmed page edges, 4to. Boards slightly marked with corners bumped and frayed. Pages slightly cockled but clean and good binding. View more info

Image for Ducatus Leodiensis :or, the Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town and Parish of Leedes, and Parts Adjacent in the West Riding of the County of York, &c,to which is added a Catalogue of his Musaeum, &c. (2 Volumes bound in 1)

Ducatus Leodiensis :or, the Topography of the Ancient and Populous Town and Parish of Leedes, and Parts Adjacent in the West Riding of the County of York, &c,to which is added a Catalogue of his Musaeum, &c. (2 Volumes bound in 1)

By: Thoresby, Ralph & Whitaker, Thomas Dunham (Ed.) ;

Price: £347.00

Publisher: Leeds & Wakefield, Robinson, Son and Holdsworth; John Hurst: 1816

Seller ID: 42259

ISBN: B005TU44CQ

Condition: Good


2nd Edn. 2 VOLUMES BOUND IN 1- LEEDS: xvi (preface) + xvii (life of the Author) + 268pp. inc. vignette + frontispiece & 7 plates + 16 pedigrees, with - MUSAEUM: 123 + 159 + 12 pp.+ 3 plates. There is a series of mis-numberings in the pagination but the text appears continuous. Modern full leather binding with 5 raised bands to spine, blue endpapers, t.e.g. elephant folio - 15" - 23" tall Half title page heavily thumbed and stained to corners, frontispiece crease... View more info

Image for The descendants of the Stuarts :an unchronicled page in England's history

The descendants of the Stuarts :an unchronicled page in England's history

By: Townend, William ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts: 1858

Seller ID: 52981

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, with additions. xxx + 346 pp + double frontispiece and 4 folding tables. Quarter leather and cloth binding. 8vo. Leather spine worn and tattered, board edges and corners bumped. View more info

Image for Habitations Lacustres des Temps Anciens et Modernes :

Habitations Lacustres des Temps Anciens et Modernes :

By: Troyon, Frederic ;

Price: £57.00

Publisher: Georges Bridel Editeur: 1860

Seller ID: 56906

Condition: Fair


French lang, 1st ed. xii + 495pp + 17 b/w plates, cloth, gilt imprint on spine, page edges coloured, 8vo covers faded, spine top & bottom edge chipped, corners bumped, foxing inside covers & on prelims View more info

Image for Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry :

Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry :

By: Tusser, Thomas ;

Price: £47.00

Publisher: James Tregaskis & Son: 1931

Seller ID: 51039

Condition: Very Good


xii + 336pp, full leather, 5x raised bands, gilt imprint on spine, deckle page edges, 4to spine faded, corners & edges slightly frayed, Reginald Copper bookplate inside front cover Limited Edition Copy View more info

Image for MEMOIRS OF GEORGE HERIOT, jewelller to King James VI with an historical account of the hospital founded by him at Edinburgh :

MEMOIRS OF GEORGE HERIOT, jewelller to King James VI with an historical account of the hospital founded by him at Edinburgh :

By: Various ;

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Archibald Constable & Co, Edinburgh / Hurst, Robinson & Co, London: 1822

Seller ID: 35804

Condition: Fair


228 pp + 4 plates, foxing around plates but remainder of pp very good, 1/4 leather with marbled board, 4 x 6.5 inches back cover detached, front cover and half spine missing, previous owner inscription on ffep, page edges tanned, text clean and bright Presents a biography of George Heriot, including his personal history and his experience of founding the hospital. View more info

Image for Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland :Session MDCCCXCVII-XCVIII (1897-1898), Volume XXXII

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland :Session MDCCCXCVII-XCVIII (1897-1898), Volume XXXII

By: Various ;

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland: 1898

Seller ID: 43324

Condition: Good


xl + 494 pp, + 2 large folding plans on tracing paper 2 colour, inc numerous b&w illus, tan cloth hardcover, white label with title on spine, 8vo cover edges rubbed, spine edges frayed, corners bumped, front hinge cracked, top edge black, side and bottom edges sunned, end papers foxed, neat ownership stamp, View more info

Image for The works of Virgil, translated into English prose (Vol I) :As near the original as the different idioms of the Latin and English languages will allow; with the Latin text and order of construction on the same page; and critical, historical, geographical, and classical notes in English, from the best commentators both ancient and modern...

The works of Virgil, translated into English prose (Vol I) :As near the original as the different idioms of the Latin and English languages will allow; with the Latin text and order of construction on the same page; and critical, historical, geographical, and classical notes in English, from the best commentators both ancient and modern...

By: Virgil ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: London, R Baldwin et al: 1810

Seller ID: 48750

Condition: Good


'A new edition', Vol I only. lxiv + 353 pp. Full marbled calf, slightly scratched front and back, corners slightly bumped, spine in six compartments, gilt ruled, with red gilt leather label and title. Spine detached on front edge and missing for top 1cm. Slight random foxing throughout. Pp.69-76 partially detached. View more info

Image for THE CANARY BOOK: containing full directions for the breeding, rearing, and management of canaries and canary mules, cage making, &c. formation of canary societies, exhibition canaries... :

THE CANARY BOOK: containing full directions for the breeding, rearing, and management of canaries and canary mules, cage making, &c. formation of canary societies, exhibition canaries... :

By: Wallace, Robert L ;

Price: £22.70

Publisher: L. Upcott Gill: 1904,

Seller ID: 35823

Condition: Good


vi + 429 pp inc figs & pl, red cloth with gilt design, spine faded, cover rubbed & stained, binding cracked in severl places, pp mostly clean, View more info

Image for A series of monumental brasses from the thirteenth to the sixteenth century :

A series of monumental brasses from the thirteenth to the sixteenth century :

By: Waller, J.G. and L.A.B. ;

Price: £517.00

Publisher: John Bowyer Nichols and sons: 1864

Seller ID: 51009

Condition: Good


[8] + xiii + [72] pp of text + [1 + 61] plates tinted in gold, blue and red + list of subscribers. All edges gilt. Textured full leather with raised bands and purple endpapers. 19 inches tall. Occasional light foxing. Owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Name stamp to flyleaf. Title page has crease, damp stain and blue mark at fore edge, small tears along fore edge. Binding broken at front hinge before dedication page. Cover rubbed on back and along edges especially to... View more info

Image for The Ansayrii (or Assassins) (3 volumes) :with travels in the further East, in 1850-51, including a visit to Nineveh

The Ansayrii (or Assassins) (3 volumes) :with travels in the further East, in 1850-51, including a visit to Nineveh

By: Walpole, Frederick ;

Price: £297.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1851

Seller ID: 50658

Condition: Good


First edition. Vol I: xv + 402 pp, frontispiece portrait of the author pasted in opposite the title page; Vol II: xi + 378 pp; Vol III: viii + 458 pp. All vols bound in impressed cloth with untrimmed edges. Vols II and III lack the original frontispieces but a folder with A4 scans of the frontispieces comes with the set. J R Walsh signature on all three title pages. Page 1 of all three vols has had a red rubber stamp mark removed by rubbing, which in Vols I and II has b... View more info

Image for The complete angler or, contemplative man's recreation: being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish, and fishing :

The complete angler or, contemplative man's recreation: being a discourse on rivers, fish-ponds, fish, and fishing :

By: Walton I and Cotton C ;

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Proprietors of the English Classics: 1825

Seller ID: 48919

Condition: Fair


2 tissue guarded frontispieces + 420 pp + 4 plates, full leather, 24mo. Printed 'for the Proprietors of the English Classics' by J F Dove. Plates foxed, 1882 inscription to ffep, cover worn with a leather patch glued over entire spine which has worn through and both boards detached. With the Lives of the Authors; and notes, historical, critical, and explanatory, by Sir John Hawkins, Kt. View more info

Image for Roman Cheshire; or, A Description of Roman Remains in the County of Chester :

Roman Cheshire; or, A Description of Roman Remains in the County of Chester :

By: Watkin, W. Thompson ;

Price: £87.00

Publisher: Privately Published: 1886

Seller ID: 57689

Condition: Fair


vii + 327pp, inc. illus + 7 maps & plans, 6 plates, gilt decorated brown cloth, page edges coloured, 4to back cover detached, cloth spine missing, corners frayed, gathers weak, random spotting internally, Sheppard Frere signature inside front cover & ffep A collation of information from all sources available at the time View more info

Image for History of Newcastle and Gateshead :Vol. I: Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, Vol. II: Sixteenth Centuries, Vol. III: Sixteenth & Seventeenth Centuries

History of Newcastle and Gateshead :Vol. I: Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, Vol. II: Sixteenth Centuries, Vol. III: Sixteenth & Seventeenth Centuries

By: Welford, Richard ;

Price: £127.00

Publisher: Walter Scott: 1887

Seller ID: 51063

Condition: Good


3 vols, I: xii + 455pp, front & back hinge pulled, II: viii + 547pp, spine top edge chipped, III: viii + 464pp, inc. figs & plates, cloth, gilt embossed decorations on cover, imprint on spine, top edge gilt, sm. 4to cloth covers worn, faded, corners & edges frayed, internally clean View more info

Image for A HISTORY OF THE FENS OF SOUTH LINCOLNSHIRE. :

A HISTORY OF THE FENS OF SOUTH LINCOLNSHIRE. :

By: Wheeler, William Henry ;

Price: £56.00

Publisher: Paul Watkins reprint Stamford: 1990,

Seller ID: 33033

ISBN: 1871615399

Condition: Very good


limited edition no 165 of 500, with new introduction by Brian Simmons, xvi + 489pp + 8 Appendices, index and list of subscribers, 16 folding maps, cloth, dw slightly worn, neat ownership stamp on title page View more info

The History of Allington, Alyton or Elton :

By: Whistler, Rose Fuller ;

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Mitchell & Hughes: 1892

Seller ID: 34686

Condition: Very good


xv + 124 pp + 10 illus, cloth, 4to, neat bookplate, spine rubbed shelf wear, spine tanned View more info

Image for Archaeological Sketches in Scotland: Knapdale and Gigha :

Archaeological Sketches in Scotland: Knapdale and Gigha :

By: White, Captain T.P. ;

Price: £245.00

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons: 1875

Seller ID: 53368

Condition: Good


viii + 111 pp. + map + 50 b&w plates inc. frontispiece. Brown cloth, blind bordered on the back; highlighted black on the front, with impressed gilt Cross and title in black; book details in gilt on the spine, Folio Pages clean apart from a few faint smudges. Front hinge splitting but binding sound. Cover generally rubbed and bumped with some patches of slight discolouration, frayed at top and bottom of spine and corners, fore edges and corners bumped. The second in a r... View more info

Image for Archaeological sketches in Scotland: district of Kintyre :

Archaeological sketches in Scotland: district of Kintyre :

By: White, Captain T.P. ;

Price: £157.00

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons: 1873

Seller ID: 53378

Condition: Good


viii + 191 pp + LIII plates (some in colour) + twotone map, title page vignette and coloured frontispiece. Brown cloth, blind bordered on the back; highlighted black on the front, with impressed gilt Cross and title in black; book details in gilt on the spine, Folio Pages generally good apart from small piece torn off top edges pp 121-124. Edges of frontispiece frayed, list of illlustrations detached from book but present. Hinges coming loose, but binding otherwise soun... View more info

Image for Die Varusschlacht :Wendepunkt der Geschichte?

Die Varusschlacht :Wendepunkt der Geschichte?

By: Wiegels, Rainer ;

Price: £9.70

Publisher: Theiss: 2007

Seller ID: 60845

ISBN: 3806217602

Condition: Very Good


132pp inc colour photos & maps, b/w illus, board, 28 x 21cm shelf wear View more info