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1858 The HEADSMAN a Tale J. Fenimore Cooper
1858 The HEADSMAN a Tale J. Fenimore Cooper

Price: £59.99

A political fictional piece from prolific and popular American writer James Fenimore Cooper. New edition. Featuring an illustrated frontispiece with tissue guard.

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1858 The Poetical Works of Professor Wilson Fiction Poetry Christopher North
1858 The Poetical Works of Professor Wilson Fiction Poetry Christopher North

Price: £22.99

The poetical works of Scottish author and literary critic John Wilson. Most frequently identified with the pseudonym Christopher North, of Blackwood's magazine, Wilson was intimately connected with many of the most preeminent...

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1858 The Shipwreck William Falconer Illustrated Birket Foster Poem
1858 The Shipwreck William Falconer Illustrated Birket Foster Poem

Price: £140.00

An illustrated Victorian edition of William Falconer's epic poem, The Shipwreck. Illustrated throughout with vignettes by Birket Foster. Including a memoir of Falconer's life by Robert Carruthers.

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1858-1859 2 Vol The Virginians William THACKERAY First Edition
1858-1859 2 Vol The Virginians William THACKERAY First Edition

Price: £165.00

First printings of the first edition of the historical novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, which forms a sequel to his Henry Esmond. Illustrated throughout by Thackeray himself, as the original series was. Featuring a frontispiece...

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1858-1859 2Vol The Virginians William Thackeray First Edition Illustrated
1858-1859 2Vol The Virginians William Thackeray First Edition Illustrated

Price: £145.00

A highly sought after set of the historical novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, which forms a sequel to his Henry Esmond. First edition. Adorned with beautiful engraved plates by Thackeray himself, as the original...

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1858-59 2 Vols The Virginians by W M THACKERAY First Ed
1858-59 2 Vols The Virginians by W M THACKERAY First Ed

Price: £295.00

The first edition, first issue, of The Virginians, set during the American War of Independence. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards. Bound by G. Thomson with the bookseller's label to the rear pastedowns First...

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1858-9 THACKERAY The Virginians Illustrated FIRST ed
1858-9 THACKERAY The Virginians Illustrated FIRST ed

Price: £83.99

Leather bound with gilt detailing to spine and marble, paper boards.  This book contains two volumes of The Virginians, both with illustrated title pages. Both volumes contains 23 full page plates each, including the...

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1859 2 vol in 1 BERTRAMS Anthony TROLLOPE
1859 2 vol in 1 BERTRAMS Anthony TROLLOPE

Price: £34.99

Anthony Trollope (April 1815 December 1882), one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Cajoled by his miserly uncle into going up to Oxford, George Bertram excels there, and befriending...

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1859 2vol Love Me Little Love Me Long Charles Reade Scarce First Edition
1859 2vol Love Me Little Love Me Long Charles Reade Scarce First Edition

Price: £425.00

The extremely scarce first edition of this novel from popular Victorian author Charles Reade. Not seen at auction since 1982. Reade began his literary career as a dramatist, and he chose to have "dramatist" stand first in the list...

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1859 3Vol Adam Bede George Eliot Third Edition
1859 3Vol Adam Bede George Eliot Third Edition

Price: £170.00

The complete set of this highly sought after work, and the first to be published under the pseudonym George Eliot. Third edition, published the same year as the first. With the original publishers' catalogue to the rear...

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1859 4 vol WAVERLEY Novels Walter SCOTT
1859 4 vol WAVERLEY Novels Walter SCOTT

Price: £59.99

Four of Scott's popular Waverley novels in uniform fine bindings. Comprising: Volume XII, entitled 'Kenilworth'; Volume XIII, entitled 'The Pirate'; Volume XIX, containing 'The Betrothed' (part of the 'Tales of the Crusaders' series)...

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1859 4vols What Will He Do With It By Edward Bulwer-Lytton Or Pisistratus Caxton
1859 4vols What Will He Do With It By Edward Bulwer-Lytton Or Pisistratus Caxton

Price: £99.99

A novel in four volumes by 'Pisistratus Caxton', a fictional character and pseudonym of Edward Bulwer-Lytton In four volumes complete. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC  (25 May 1803 -...

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1859 English Boy JAPAN Perils Adventures Mark RAFFLES William DALTON First
1859 English Boy JAPAN Perils Adventures Mark RAFFLES William DALTON First

Price: £64.99

A first edition of this Victorian children's adventure story. First Edition. Featuring a tissue-guarded illustrated frontispiece and an additional illustrated title page. Contains several illustrated plates. William Dalton (18211875)...

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1859 In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson Published Anonymously Eighth Edition
1859 In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson Published Anonymously Eighth Edition

Price: £49.99

A small volume of In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson. In Memoriam is a poem written by Tennyson to commemorate his best friend Arthur Hallam, a fellow poet and fellow student at Trinity College, Cambridge, who was engaged...

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1859 Poems of Oliver Goldsmith Colour Wood Block Illustrations First Edition
1859 Poems of Oliver Goldsmith Colour Wood Block Illustrations First Edition

Price: £160.00

An attractively bound edition of the collected poetry of the Anglo-Irish writer and poet Oliver Goldsmith. Goldsmith (1730-1774), a gambling addict who spent the majority of his life in debt, produced a massive...

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1859 Poems of William Wordsworth edited by Robert Aris Willmott with engravings
1859 Poems of William Wordsworth edited by Robert Aris Willmott with engravings

Price: £34.99

A beautiful edition of the Poems of William Wordsworth. William Wordsworth (7 April 1770 23 April 1850) was a major English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature...

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1859 Romans PARISIENS Arsene Houssaye
1859 Romans PARISIENS Arsene Houssaye

Price: £49.99

A scarce anthology of short stories, originating from Paris. The short fictional works comprise of Le Vertu de Rosine, Le Repentir de Marion, Le Valet de Coeur et la Dame de Carreau, Mademoiselle de Beaupreau...

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1859 Sacred Allegories William Adams Illustrated Scarce
1859 Sacred Allegories William Adams Illustrated Scarce

Price: £19.99

A scarce volume of Christian allegorical tales. Illustrated throught with numerous vignettes. Bookseller's label of T. Fenteman and Sons to front pastedown.

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1859 The Biglow Papers James Russell LOWELL
1859 The Biglow Papers James Russell LOWELL

Price: £49.99

This fascinating fictional work in verse presents three main characters each representing different aspects of American life, and using authentic American dialects in their dialogue. Described by the Grolier Club as "the most influential...

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1859 The Life of Robinson Crusoe in Short Words Sarah Cromton Illustrated
1859 The Life of Robinson Crusoe in Short Words Sarah Cromton Illustrated

Price: £39.99

A scarce copy of this fictitious biography exploring the life of renowned castaway character, Robinson Crusoe. Featuring several captioned and beautifully illustrated plates in colour. Bound by Burn.

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1859 The Scouring of the White Horse Ramble of a London Clerk T. Hughs First Ed
1859 The Scouring of the White Horse Ramble of a London Clerk T. Hughs First Ed

Price: £49.99

A charming Victorian children's tale from the author of Tom Brown's School Days. First edition. Delightfully illustrated throughout, with vignettes and decorative capitals, by Richard Doyle.

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1859 The Select Works of John Bunyan Robert Maguire Illustrated Pilgrim
1859 The Select Works of John Bunyan Robert Maguire Illustrated Pilgrim

Price: £64.99

A selection of the writings of Christian writer and preacher, John Bunyan. Illustrated with thirty-four engraved plates throughout. Including his masterpiece, The Pilgrim's Progress, as well as The Holy War and Grace...

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1860 2 vols MISCELLANEOUS WRITINGS Lord Macaulay Knight's Edinburgh First
1860 2 vols MISCELLANEOUS WRITINGS Lord Macaulay Knight's Edinburgh First

Price: £250.00

A wonderful collection of Lord Macaulay's contributions to the Knight's Quarterley Magazine, the Edinburgh Review, and the Encyclopaedia Britannica, as well as miscellaneous poems and inscriptions. Featuring a portrait frontispiece....

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1860 2 Vols Miscellaneous Writings of MACAULAY First Ed
1860 2 Vols Miscellaneous Writings of MACAULAY First Ed

Price: £34.99

The first edition of Macaulay's Miscellaneous Writings complete in two decoratively bound volumes. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped decoration. Bound by Edmonds & Remnants, with their label to the rear...

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1860 2vol The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay Hatchard Binding First
1860 2vol The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay Hatchard Binding First

Price: £130.00

The first collected edition of the writings of prolific author, Thomas Babington Macaulay. With an engraved frontispiece of Macaulay. Bound by Hatchard (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper). Complete in two volumes....

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1860 3Vol The Mill on the Floss George Eliot First Edition
1860 3Vol The Mill on the Floss George Eliot First Edition

Price: £770.00

The complete set of this highly sought after work from prolific author, and pseudonym for Mary Ann Evans, George Eliot. First edition. Sadleir 816a; Wolff 2060. With one page of the original publishers' catalogue to the rear...

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1860 3Vol The Mill on the Floss George Eliot First Edition
1860 3Vol The Mill on the Floss George Eliot First Edition

Price: £995.00

The complete set of this highly sought after work from prolific author, and pseudonym for Mary Ann Evans, George Eliot. First edition. Sadleir 816a; Carter Variant B. With the original publishers' catalogue to the rear of...

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1860 45vols The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott Illustrated
1860 45vols The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott Illustrated

Price: £320.00

A charming set of the Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott. Forty-five of the complete forty-eight volumes. The set consists of: Rob Roy (in two volumes), Guy Mannering (in two volumes), The Pirate (in two volumes), Anne of...

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1860 Fabiola or the Church Catacombs Cardinal Wiseman
1860 Fabiola or the Church Catacombs Cardinal Wiseman

Price: £160.00

A smart edition of this historical novel from Nicholas Wiseman. With engraved frontispiece. The story is set in Rome in the early 4th century AD, during the time of the persecution of Christians under the Roman Emperor Diocletian. Nicholas...

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1860 Kenneth or the Rear Guard of the Grand Army by Charlotte Yonge
1860 Kenneth or the Rear Guard of the Grand Army by Charlotte Yonge

Price: £49.99

An edition of Kenneth by Charlotte Yonge, the Author of The Heir of Redclyffe. From 'Series for the Young.' Copyright edition. Charlotte Mary Yonge (11 August 1823 24 May 1901) was an English novelist known for her huge output,...

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1860 Lady Chesterfield's Letters to Her Daughter George Augusta Sala
1860 Lady Chesterfield's Letters to Her Daughter George Augusta Sala

Price: £37.99

A first edition of this collection of letters from the fictional Lady Chesterfield to her daughter, containing observations and thoughts on life. Illustrated with engraved plates.

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1860 LALLA ROOKH Oriental Romance Thomas MOORE Illus
1860 LALLA ROOKH Oriental Romance Thomas MOORE Illus

Price: £53.99

An Oriental romance consisting of four narrative poems with a connecting tale in prose. With a bookbinder's stamp for Edmonds and Remnants to the front pastedown. Featuring a number of engravings by Edmund Evans, from original...

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1860 Ovingdean Grange a Tale of the South Downs William Harrison Ainsworth First
1860 Ovingdean Grange a Tale of the South Downs William Harrison Ainsworth First

Price: £89.99

An adventure, and historical novel, from William Harrison Ainsworth. First edition. Featuring several plates, illustrated by Hablot K. Browne. William Harrison Ainsworth was an English historical novelist born in Manchester....

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1860 Rosamond A Series Of Tales By Maria Edgeworth Illustrated Frontispiece
1860 Rosamond A Series Of Tales By Maria Edgeworth Illustrated Frontispiece

Price: £34.99

The tales in this volume were first published in Early Lessons, a popular series that charmed its readers. With an illustration to frontispiece and an illustrated second title. Maria Edgeworth (1 January 1768 - 22 May 1849)...

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1860 Songs for the Little Ones at Home Illustrated Birket Foster First Edition
1860 Songs for the Little Ones at Home Illustrated Birket Foster First Edition

Price: £29.99

A charming anthology of songs for children. First edition. Beautifully illustrated throughout with fifteen of the sixteen original coloured plates, by both Birket Foster and John Absolon. Myles Birket Foster was a popular English...

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1860 The GORDIAN Knot by Shirley FBROOKS
1860 The GORDIAN Knot by Shirley FBROOKS

Price: £110.00

The first edition of Brooks' second novel The Gordian Knot with illustrations by John Tenniel in a decorative binding. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and decoration. With Twenty-Two...

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1860 The History of Sandford and Merton Thomas Day Illustrated Dalziel Moral
1860 The History of Sandford and Merton Thomas Day Illustrated Dalziel Moral

Price: £19.99

Thomas Day's classic moral tale for the young. New Edition, carefully revised. With a frontispiece and additional illustrated title, and one hundred engravings by the brothers Dalziel in the text throughout. Booksellers anbd...

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1860-1867 The Extra Christmas Number of All the Year Round Charles Dickens
1860-1867 The Extra Christmas Number of All the Year Round Charles Dickens

Price: £120.00

A collection of works from the victorian periodical The Extra Christmas Number of All Year Round, conducted by Charles Dickens. Containing A Message from the sea, from 1860; Tom Fiddlers Ground, from 1861; Somebody's Luggage,...

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1860-4 10vol MACMILLAN'S MAGAZINE Ed. by David MASSON
1860-4 10vol MACMILLAN'S MAGAZINE Ed. by David MASSON

Price: £999.99

A scarce set of the first ten volumes of Macmillan's Magazine. Superb

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1861 2vol Critical and Historical Essays Thomas Babington Macaulay
1861 2vol Critical and Historical Essays Thomas Babington Macaulay

Price: £74.99

A collection of the acclaimed essays of Thomas Babington Macaulay, originally printed in The Edinburgh Review. Containing essays on Milton, Boswell's Life of Johnson, Lord Bacon and many others. Macaulay's political writings...

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1861 3 Vol Paul Foster's Daughter by DUTTON COOK FIRST
1861 3 Vol Paul Foster's Daughter by DUTTON COOK  FIRST

Price: £180.00

The very scarce first edition of Edward Dutton Cook's scarce first novel, Paul Foster's Daughter. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. With E. Charlton's bookseller label on the rear pastedown of Volume I. "Cook was a writer...

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1861 3 Vol Tom Brown At Oxford Thomas Hughes FIRST Edition Fine Binding Novel
1861 3 Vol Tom Brown At Oxford Thomas Hughes FIRST Edition Fine Binding Novel

Price: £550.00

A first edition and complete set of Hughes's sequel to Tom Brown's School Days. First Edition. Complete in three volumes. With half titles to each volume. Thomas Hughes (20 October 1822 22 March 1896) was an English lawyer and...

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1861 3vol The Constable of the Tower An Historical Romance W H Ainsworth First
1861 3vol The Constable of the Tower An Historical Romance W H Ainsworth First

Price: £120.00

An uncommon first edition of this novel by William Harrison Ainsworth. Complete in three volumes. With a frontispiece to each volume, plus three further plates. William Harrison Ainsworth (4 February 1805 3 January 1882) was...

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1861 3vol Tom Brown At Oxford By Thomas Hughes First Edition Scarce
1861 3vol Tom Brown At Oxford By Thomas Hughes First Edition Scarce

Price: £495.00

A scarce edition of Tom Brown at Oxford, a novel by Thomas Hughes first published in 1861. It is a sequel to the better-known Tom Brown's Schooldays. The first English edition. In three volumes complete. With half titles to all...

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1861 4Vol The Cloister and the Hearth Charles Reade Third edition
1861 4Vol The Cloister and the Hearth Charles Reade Third edition

Price: £320.00

A uniformly bound set of Charles Read's most prestigious work, The Cloister and the Hearth. Third edition. Charles Reade was an English novelist and dramatist, best known for The Cloister and the Hearth. Reade began his literary...

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1861 Agatha by George Halse Hablot Browne First Edition
1861 Agatha by George Halse Hablot Browne First Edition

Price: £49.99

A scarce collection of poetry and prose by Victorian author George Halse, with beautiful illustrations by the eminent 'Phiz', Hablot K. Browne. With work to the binding, this would be a great collector's item of Victorian literature. Bound...

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1861 Paul the Pope and Paul the Fiar T. Adolphus Trollope First Edition
1861 Paul the Pope and Paul the Fiar T. Adolphus Trollope First Edition

Price: £55.99

A first edition of this fictional work from prolific writer, Thomas Adolphus Trollope.  Thomas Adolphus Trollope was an historian and writer, of both travel and novels. He was hugely popular during the victorian era. Featuring...

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1861 The Cloister and the Hearth or Maid, Wife, and Widow Charles Reade 1st Ed
1861 The Cloister and the Hearth or Maid, Wife, and Widow Charles Reade 1st Ed

Price: £99.99

The first American edition of Charles Reade's most prestigious work. Set in the 15th century, it relates the story revolving about the travels of a young scribe and illuminator, Gerard Eliassoen, through several European countries....

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1861 The Pilgrims of the Rhine Edward lytton
1861 The Pilgrims of the Rhine Edward lytton

Price: £39.99

A fictional collection of thoughts and sentiments that constitute the romance of youth. Library Edition. Includes an extract from shelley's The Past, Shakespeare's A Midsummer Nights dream, and features an Advertisement to the...

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1861 Warp & Woof by Holme Lee psd. Harriet Parr
1861 Warp & Woof by Holme Lee psd. Harriet Parr

Price: £95.99

A first edition of Lee's Warp and Woof Scarce First Edition Bound in red blind embossed cloth with gilt lettering There is a nameplate belonging to T. Hodgson of Bratled Villa to the front pastedown Parr, Harriet [pseud. Holme...

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1861-1862 21vol Works of Charles Dickens Fiction Illustrated Library Edition
1861-1862 21vol Works of Charles Dickens Fiction Illustrated Library Edition

Price: £1,440.00

An attractive, uniformly bound collection of the novels of Charles Dickens. Chapman and Hall's Illustrated Library Edition, volumes I to X, and XII to XXII. Volume XI - Sketches by Boz - is not present. Containing The Pickwick...

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1861-63 Tales of All Countries First Edition Anthony Trollope Short Stories
1861-63 Tales of All Countries First Edition Anthony Trollope Short Stories

Price: £850.00

The first collected edition of this collection of short stories from Anthony Trollope. First and second series (1861 and 1863). Including La Mere Bauche, The Courtship of Susan Bell, Relics of General Chasse, Returning...

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1862 2vol Marietta A Novel by Thomas Adolphus Trollope First Edition Maltbys
1862 2vol Marietta A Novel by Thomas Adolphus Trollope First Edition Maltbys

Price: £395.00

A first edition of this scarce work by Thomas Adolphus Trollope. Complete in two volumes. Thomas Adolphus Trollope (1810 1892) was born in Bloomsbury, London on 29 April 1810, was the elder brother of Anthony Trollope, the novelist....

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1862 3vol The Lord Mayor of London City Life Last Century W H Ainsworth Uncommon
1862 3vol The Lord Mayor of London City Life Last Century W H Ainsworth Uncommon

Price: £670.00

An uncommon first edition of this historical novel by William Harrison Ainsworth. One of the most difficult to source. Fading to spines as normally seen. No half titles called for. Complete in three volumes. William Harrison...

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1862 Idylls of the King A Welcome Alfred Lord Tennyson Poetry Fine Binding First
1862 Idylls of the King A Welcome Alfred Lord Tennyson Poetry Fine Binding First

Price: £125.00

A handsomely bound copy of two of Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poetical works. Contains The Idylls of the King and A Welcome, each with their own title page, dated 1862 and 1863 respectively. The first edition, first issue, of...

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1862 La Beata a Tuscan Romeo and Juliet T. Adolphus Trollope Third Edition
1862 La Beata a Tuscan Romeo and Juliet T. Adolphus Trollope Third Edition

Price: £59.99

A rare copy of this fictional work from prolific writer, Thomas Adolphus Trollope. Third edition. Thomas Adolphus Trollope was an historian and writer, of both travel and novels. He was hugely popular during the...

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1862 MADEMOISELLE MORI Margaret Roberts Two Volumes in One
1862 MADEMOISELLE MORI Margaret Roberts Two Volumes in One

Price: £34.99

Two Volumes of Mademoiselle Mori by Margaret Roberts which have been bound into one. Includes a copperplate ink inscription to the front pastedown to one 'Emily Greenelade' from 'Mina'.

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1862 Two Admirals, the A Tale by Fenimore COOPER New Edition
1862 Two Admirals, the A Tale by Fenimore COOPER New Edition

Price: £39.99

A fascinating book by James Fenimore Cooper (September 1789 September 1851), a prolific and popular American writer of the early 19th century. He is best remembered as a novelist who wrote numerous sea-stories and the historical...

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1862-1931 Geordie SHUTTLE and stories cut from Glasgow Weekly Mail
1862-1931 Geordie SHUTTLE and stories cut from Glasgow Weekly Mail

Price: £89.99

A rare copy of Geordie Shuttle cut from its original serialised state from the Glasgow Weekly Mail, and pasted into book bound form. Also contains a series of short tales by  L. B. Walford, G. M. Fenn, John Winter,...

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1862-3 8vols The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott
1862-3 8vols The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott

Price: £110.00

A set of The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott. With illustrations. Eight of the complete thirteen volumes. The set consists of: Waverley, Woodstock, The Heart of Mid-Lothian, The Abbot, The Antiquary, The Betrothed, Peveril...

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1862-4 11 vol Works CAPTAIN MARRYAT
1862-4 11 vol Works CAPTAIN MARRYAT

Price: £370.00

A selection of Captain Marryat's wonderful naval and adventure stories. Includes: The Phantom Ship, Mr. Midshipman Easy, Peter Simple, The Naval Officer: or Scenes and Adventures in the Life of Frank Mildmay, The King's Own, Newton...

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1862-65 6vol Assorted Uniformly Bound Victorian Novels Ainsworth Dumas Cooper
1862-65 6vol Assorted Uniformly Bound Victorian Novels Ainsworth Dumas Cooper

Price: £165.00

A collection of six uniformly bound Victorian novels. Including: The Trail Hunter: A Tale of the Far West by Gustave Aimard. 1862, London: Ward and Lock The Regent's Daughter: An Historical Romance by Alexandre Dumas. London:...

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1863 2vol At Odds Baroness Jemima von Tautophoeus Novel First Edition
1863 2vol At Odds Baroness Jemima von Tautophoeus Novel First Edition

Price: £39.99

A first edition of the final novel from Baroness Jemima von Tautphoeus. Baroness Jemima von Tautphoeus (ne Montgomery) (October 23, 1807 November 12, 1893) was an English novelist who wrote several stories dealing with Bavarian...

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1863 2vols Sir Walter Scott's Waverley Novels Rob Roy and Count Robert of Paris
1863 2vols Sir Walter Scott's Waverley Novels Rob Roy and Count Robert of Paris

Price: £39.99

A set of two of Sir Walter Scott's famous Waverley novels. The set consists of Rob Roy and Count Robert of Paris. The volumes are numbered 4 (Rob Roy) and 24 (Count Robert of Paris) on the spines. The Waverley Novels are a long...

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1863 3vol Cardinal Pole William Harrison Ainsworth First Edition
1863 3vol Cardinal Pole William Harrison Ainsworth First Edition

Price: £260.00

The complete collection of William Harrison Ainsworth's three volumed historical romance, Cardinal Pole. First edition.  William Harrison Ainsworth was an English historical novelist born in Manchester. He was very popular...

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1863 3Vol Giulio Malatesta a Novel T. Adolphus Trollope
1863 3Vol Giulio Malatesta a Novel T. Adolphus Trollope

Price: £195.00

A scarce uniformly bound set of this fictional work from prolific writer, Thomas Adolphus Trollope. Second edition. Thomas Adolphus Trollope was an historian and writer, of both travel and novels. He was hugely popular during...

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1863 3vol Romola by George Eliot Nevel Bound by Bemrose Derby First Edition
1863 3vol Romola by George Eliot Nevel Bound by Bemrose Derby First Edition

Price: £995.00

A first edition of Romola by mary Anne Evans under her pen name, George Eliot. Complete in three volumes. Bound by Bemrose of Derby, with a binder's stamp to each front pastedown. With an ink inscription to the title page of volume...

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1863 3vol Tara A Mahratta Tale Meadows Arthur First Edition Novel
1863 3vol Tara A Mahratta Tale Meadows Arthur First Edition Novel

Price: £300.00

A scarce copy of this novel set in India by Captain Philip Meadows Taylor. First edition. Philip Meadows Arthur (1808-1876) was an army officer and author, who spent much of his life in India. In 1860 Taylor's health...

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1863 3vol The Shadow Ashlydyat By Mrs Henry Woods Scarce Early Edition
1863 3vol The Shadow Ashlydyat By Mrs Henry Woods Scarce Early Edition

Price: £195.00

A scarce edition of Ellen Wood's eighth novel The Shadow of Ashlydyat from the year of publication. In three volumes complete. Ellen Wood (1814 - 1887), was an English novelist, better known as "Mrs. Henry Wood". She is best...

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1863 BACON'S ESSAYS Civil and Moral BICKERS binding
1863 BACON'S ESSAYS Civil and Moral BICKERS binding

Price: £83.99

Bound in full leather with gilt title to the spine, gilt decoration to the boards, and marble paper pastedowns. The binding is signed by Bickers & Son, London. Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban (22 January 1561 9 April...

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1863 Histoire de Gil Blas of Santillane Lesage French Novel
1863 Histoire de Gil Blas of Santillane Lesage French Novel

Price: £99.99

Alain-Rene Lesage's famous rags-to-riches tale of Gil Blas. Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece. In French. Gil Blas (L'Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane) is a picaresque novel first published between 1715 and 1735. It...

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1863 Rachel Ray by Anthony Trollope Novel Fictiion
1863 Rachel Ray by Anthony Trollope Novel Fictiion

Price: £44.99

Anthony Trollope's ninth novel. Two volumes bound in one, Tauchnitz's 680th and 681st volumes of their 'Collection of British Authors'. First edition thus, published in the same year as the first English edition. Uncommon.

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1863 The Cavalier Songs and Ballads of England by Charles Mackay
1863 The Cavalier Songs and Ballads of England by Charles Mackay

Price: £44.99

An uncommon first edition of this collection of songs and ballads by Charles Mackay. Charles Mackay (26 March 1812 24 December 1889) was a Scottish poet, journalist, author, anthologist, novelist, and songwriter, remembered mainly...

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1863 The Selected Works of John Bunyan Introductory Essay by James Montgomery
1863 The Selected Works of John Bunyan Introductory Essay by James Montgomery

Price: £59.99

A very scarce illuminated edition of John Bunyan's works, including his famous Pilgrim's Progress. Illustrated throughout with sixteen colour plates, numerous vignettes and red and blue borders. Containing The Pilgrim's...

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1864 Beppo the Conscript Thomas Adolphus Trollope Scarce First Edition
1864 Beppo the Conscript Thomas Adolphus Trollope Scarce First Edition

Price: £295.00

A scarce first edition of this novel by Thomas Anthony Trollope. Trollope wrote thirteen novels in all, both English and Italian stories. In 1864 Tom wrote a two-volume novel, Beppo the Conscript, in twenty-four days (to raise money...

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1864 ENOCH ARDEN Alfred TENNYSON First Edition
1864 ENOCH ARDEN Alfred TENNYSON First Edition

Price: £39.99

A presumed first edition of Tennyson's narrative poem. First Edition. With a publisher's catalogue to the front. Enoch Arden was published during Tennyson's tenure as England's Poet Laureate. The story on which it was based...

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1864 In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson Published Anonymously Fifteenth Edition
1864 In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson Published Anonymously Fifteenth Edition

Price: £49.99

A small volume of In Memoriam by Alfred Lord Tennyson. In Memoriam is a poem written by Tennyson to commemorate his best friend Arthur Hallam, a fellow poet and fellow student at Trinity College, Cambridge, who was engaged...

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1864 My FARM Edgewood Country Book MITCHELL
1864 My FARM Edgewood Country Book MITCHELL

Price: £47.99

A brown cloth hardback with gilt lettering to the spine. Donald Grant Mitchell (April 12, 1822 - December 15, 1908) was an American essayist and novelist.He produced books of travel, volumes of essays on rural themes, including...

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1864 Percival Keene Captain Marryat New Edition With Memoir
1864 Percival Keene Captain Marryat New Edition With Memoir

Price: £29.99

A nautical novel from Frederick Marryat about a low-born seaman, Percival Keene, who embarks on a voyage to find his heritage. New edition, with a memoir of the author

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1864 Tales of THEBES and ARGOS George W. COX 1st Ed
1864 Tales of THEBES and ARGOS George W. COX 1st Ed

Price: £105.00

An uncommon first edition of Tales of Thebes and Argos by the Rev. George W. Cox. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and armorial decoration. First Edition. Uncommon. George William Cox, 1827 1902, was a British historian....

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1864 The Early Choices A Book for Daughters W K Tweedie Illustrated
1864 The Early Choices A Book for Daughters W K Tweedie Illustrated

Price: £135.00

An attractively bound scarce copy of this work intended for the education of young women. Illustrated throughout with many engraved plates.

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1864 The Gladiators Whyte Melville A Tale of Rome and Judaea
1864 The Gladiators Whyte Melville A Tale of Rome and Judaea

Price: £29.99

A copy of George Whyte Melville's most famous historical novel, The Gladiators, which is set in Rome. George John Whyte-Melville (18211878) was a Scottish novelist of the sporting-field and a poet. Two volumes bound in one.

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1864 The Newcomes Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family Arthur Pendennis
1864 The Newcomes Memoirs of a Most Respectable Family Arthur Pendennis

Price: £99.99

An uncommon and illustrated copy of William Makepeace Thackeray's serial novel, The Newcomes. Delightfully illustrated throughout, with several engraved plates. Published in one volume. Perhaps one of the novel's greatest strengths...

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1864 The Poetical Works of William Cowper with a Biographical Notice
1864 The Poetical Works of William Cowper with a Biographical Notice

Price: £69.99

%0D%0AAn edition of The Poetical Works of William Cowper by the Rev. H. F. Cary.%0D%0AWith a Biographical Notice of the Author.%0D%0Alllustrated with eighteen engravings on steel, after designs by WM. Harvey.%0D%0AWilliam Cowper (26...

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1864 The Struggles and Adventures of Christopher Tadpole Albert Smith
1864 The Struggles and Adventures of Christopher Tadpole Albert Smith

Price: £79.99

An illustrated Victorian novel from author Albert Richard Smith. Featuring a frontispiece of the author, and twenty-six plates by prolific illustrator, John Leech. Albert Richard Smith, was an English author, entertainer, and...

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1865 3 Vol Constance Sherwood Sixteenth Century Georgiana Fullerton Scarce FIRST
1865 3 Vol Constance Sherwood Sixteenth Century Georgiana Fullerton Scarce FIRST

Price: £245.00

A scarce first edition and complete set of Fullerton's Victorian novel. First Edition. Complete in three volumes. Lady Georgiana Fullerton (23 September 1812 19 January 1885) was an English novelist. Fullerton converted...

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1865 3vol For Love or Money SW Fullom Fiction Very Scarce First Edition
1865 3vol For Love or Money SW Fullom Fiction Very Scarce First Edition

Price: £290.00

An extremely scarce novel by Stephen Watson Fullom. Fullom was awarded the Royal Hanoverian Gold Medal for Art  and authored several other books including "The Man of the World" and "The Mystery of the Soul" and "The...

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1865 A Collection of works from Edmoston and Douglas
1865 A Collection of works from Edmoston and Douglas

Price: £320.00

A scarce collection of nineteenth century works published by Scottish publishers, Edmonston and Douglas. Bound from the parts. Containing "Sheep-Farmers and Drovers", "Convicts by a Practical Hand", "Wayside Thoughts of an Asophophilosopher"...

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1865 Artemus Ward His Book Notes by Editor of Biglow Papers
1865 Artemus Ward His Book Notes by Editor of Biglow Papers

Price: £24.99

An assortment of essays and stories by Charles Farrar Browne, under his nom de plume Artemus Ward. Charles Farrar Browne (April 26, 1834 March 6, 1867) was a United States humor writer, better known under his nom de plume, Artemus...

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1865 Dalziel's Illustrated Arabian Nights' Entertainment Revise Dulken Volume II
1865 Dalziel's Illustrated Arabian Nights' Entertainment Revise Dulken Volume II

Price: £59.99

Dalziel's Illustrated Arabian Nights' Entertainment. The text revised and emmendated throughout by H. W. Dulken. With one hundred illustrations by various artist, engraved by Dalziel. The second volume only of two of this uncommon...

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1865 Dalziel's Illustrated Goldsmith Vicar of Wakefield and More Plays Novels
1865 Dalziel's Illustrated Goldsmith Vicar of Wakefield and More Plays Novels

Price: £29.99

An illustrated copy of some of the works of Oliver Goldsmith. Illustrated by G. J. Pinwell, and engraved by the brothers Dalziel. Containing The Vicar of Wakefield, The Traveller, The Deserted Village, The Haunch of Venison, The...

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1865 Dombey Son Charles DICKENS
1865 Dombey Son Charles DICKENS

Price: £70.00

A copy of Dickens' classic novel, in a half calf binding. Two volumes in one. Featuring two illustrated frontispieces.

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1865 Mr Facey Romford's Hounds Illustrated John Leech R. S. Surtees
1865 Mr Facey Romford's Hounds Illustrated John Leech R. S. Surtees

Price: £89.99

A first edition of this ticklingly jovial and jocular hunting romp with fantastic John Leech illustrations. With a colour frontispiece, colour vignette title, and many further colour plates by John Leech. Including...

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1865 Sketch Book Geoffrey Crayon Washington IRVING
1865 Sketch Book Geoffrey Crayon Washington IRVING

Price: £252.00

A collection of essays and short stories from American treasure Washington Irving, including his famous Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle, in a beautiful leather binding, and eminently illustrated. Bound in half leather...

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1865 The Doctor Robert Southey Edited John Wood Water
1865 The Doctor Robert Southey Edited John Wood Water

Price: £99.99

An uncommon copy of Southey's famous prose anthology, The Doctor. Edited by His son-in-law, John Wood Warter. New edition, complete in one volume. Adorned with a beautifully engraved vignette to the title page, as well as two...

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1865 The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond W M Thackeray
1865 The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond W M Thackeray

Price: £99.99

An illustrated edition of this novel from William Makepeace Thackeray. New edition. With numerous engraved plates throughout.

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1865 The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore Fiction Hodges Foster & Co Binding
1865 The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore Fiction Hodges Foster & Co Binding

Price: £44.99

An impressive heavy volume of the complete poetical works of Thomas Moore.  Moore (28 May 1779 25 February 1852) was an Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, now best remembered for the lyrics of The Minstrel Boy...

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1865 The Spanish Match William Harrison Ainsworth Historical Novel First Edition
1865 The Spanish Match William Harrison Ainsworth Historical Novel First Edition

Price: £99.99

A very scarce copy of the first edition of this historical novel by William Harrison Ainsworth. The Spanish Match was a proposed marriage between Prince Charles, the son of King James I of England, and Infanta Maria Anna of Spain,...

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1865 VALERIE Autobiography Captain MARRYAT
1865 VALERIE Autobiography Captain MARRYAT

Price: £34.99

Marryat's seafaring novel, in a fine binding. Captain Frederick Marryat (10 July 1792 9 August 1848) was an English Royal Navy officer and novelist - recognised today as an early pioneer of the sea story.  His novels are interesting...

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1865 Works of CHARLES LAMB Calf
1865 Works of CHARLES LAMB Calf

Price: £47.99

Essays, Letters, Poems, and Memorials by Charles Lamb, in a full morocco leather binding. With an engraved frontis of Charles Lamb, and additional engraved title page.

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1865 Works of Oliver GOLDSMITH Illustrated DALZIEL 1st
1865 Works of Oliver GOLDSMITH Illustrated DALZIEL 1st

Price: £59.99

A First Edition of this decorative and fully illustrated compendium of Goldsmith's work, including the seminal Vicar of Wakefield. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and extensive gilt and blind-stamped decoration. Comprises: The...

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1865-1870 28vol Causeries Nouveaux Lundis SAINTE-BEUVE
1865-1870 28vol Causeries Nouveaux Lundis SAINTE-BEUVE

Price: £499.99

Early editions of Sainte-Beuve's Causeries du Lundi and Nouveaux Lundis.   Bound in quarter paper vellum with marbled paper boards.   Volumes one to fifteen of Causeries du Lundi and volumes one to thirteen of Nouveaux...

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1866 2vol Armadale By Wilkie Collins Illustrated George H Thomas First Edition
1866 2vol Armadale By Wilkie Collins Illustrated George H Thomas First Edition

Price: £1,100.00

A scarce first edition of Armadale by Wilkie Collins, with twenty full page engraved illustrations by George H. Thomas. First edition. In two volumes complete. Armadale (1866) is a mystery novel by William Wilkie Collins...

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1866 3 Vol The Constable De Bourbon William Harrison Ainsworth Historical FIRST
1866 3 Vol The Constable De Bourbon William Harrison Ainsworth Historical FIRST

Price: £275.00

A first edition and smart set of Ainsworth's nineteenth-century novel. First Edition. Complete in three volumes. Half titles not called for. William Harrison Ainsworth (4 February 1805 3 January 1882) was an English historical...

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1866 3Vol Felix Holt the Radical George Eliot First Edition Carter C Binding
1866 3Vol Felix Holt the Radical George Eliot First Edition Carter C Binding

Price: £230.00

The complete set of this highly sought after work from prolific author, Mary Anne, under her famous pseudonym George Eliot. First edition. In the Carter C variant binding often considered the rarest of the bindings. Featuring...

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1866 3Vol Griffith Gaunt or Jealousy Charles Reade First edition
1866 3Vol Griffith Gaunt or Jealousy Charles Reade First edition

Price: £695.00

A smartly bound set of fictional works from prolific victorian writer, Charles Reade. First edition. With volumes two and three featuring the original half titles. Charles Reade was an English novelist and dramatist, best known...

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1866 Can you Forgive Her Anthony Trollope Illustrated Second Edition
1866 Can you Forgive Her Anthony Trollope Illustrated Second Edition

Price: £59.99

A fictional work from one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era, Anthony Trollope.  Second edition. Two volumes bound as one. Featuring forty illustrations, including a frontispiece,...

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1866 Gay's Fables By J Gay Memoir Annotation By Owen Illustrated By Harbey First
1866 Gay's Fables By J Gay Memoir Annotation By Owen Illustrated By Harbey First

Price: £49.99

A lovely illustrated edition of John Gay's Fables with an engraved illustration to frontispiece and numerous illustrations throughout by William Harbey. First edition. With a memoir of John Gay, and introduction and annotations...

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1866 John Law The Projector William Harrison Ainsworth Scarce Second Edition
1866 John Law The Projector William Harrison Ainsworth Scarce Second Edition

Price: £150.00

The very scarce second edition of this novel by William Harrison Ainsworth.  WIth engraved frontispiece. Blindstamp of W. H. Smith to recto of front free-endpaper.

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1866 Lindisfarn Chase a Novel Thomas Adolphus Trollope Third Edition
1866 Lindisfarn Chase a Novel Thomas Adolphus Trollope Third Edition

Price: £33.99

A scarce copy of this fictional work from prolific writer, Thomas Adolphus Trollope. Third edition. Thomas Adolphus Trollope was an historian and writer, of both travel and novels. He was hugely popular during the victorian...

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1866 Maud and Other Poems by Alfred Tennyson Twelfth Edition
1866 Maud and Other Poems by Alfred Tennyson Twelfth Edition

Price: £23.99

A collection of poetry by renowned English Poet Laureate Alfred Tennyson. Tennyson excelled at penning short lyrics, such as "Break, Break, Break", "The Charge of the Light Brigade", "Tears, Idle Tears" and "Crossing the Bar". Much...

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1866 Poems by Alfred Tennyson Eighteenth Edition
1866 Poems by Alfred Tennyson Eighteenth Edition

Price: £34.99

A volume of poetry by Alred Tennyson. Eighteenth edition. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson, FRS (6 August 1809 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains...

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1866 The Ingoldsby Legends Or Mirth And Marvels Thomas Ingoldsby Fine Binding
1866 The Ingoldsby Legends Or Mirth And Marvels Thomas Ingoldsby Fine Binding

Price: £79.99

A finely bound copy of The Ingoldsby Legends, dating from the 1860s. Second Edition.

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1866 VICAR WAKEFIELD Jubilee O. GOLDSMITH Roquette
1866 VICAR WAKEFIELD Jubilee O. GOLDSMITH Roquette

Price: £59.99

The Jubilee Edition of Goldsmith's novel, in both English and German. Featuring a portrait frontispiece of Goldsmith. With numerous illustrations by Louis Richter. 'With a Biographical-Critical and Literar-Historical Introduction...

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1867 2 Vols Last Chronicles of BARSET by TROLLOPE First
1867 2 Vols Last Chronicles of BARSET by TROLLOPE First

Price: £275.00

The concluding novel to Trollope's famous Chronicles of Barsetshire series, The Last Chronicle of Barset. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering. Volume I has been rebacked in cloth. Complete...

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1867 3vol Old Court A Novel William Harrison Ainsworth First Edition
1867 3vol Old Court A Novel William Harrison Ainsworth First Edition

Price: £450.00

A scarce first edition of this novel by William Harrison Ainsworth. William Harrison Ainsworth (4 February 1805 3 January 1882) was an English historical novelist born in Manchester. Ainsworth briefly tried the publishing business,...

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1867 A Song of Italy by Algernon Charles Swinburne First Edition Second Printing
1867 A Song of Italy by Algernon Charles Swinburne First Edition Second Printing

Price: £29.99

Song of Italy by the controversial English poet A. C. Swinburne. Swinburne was one of the most accomplished lyric poets of the Victorian era and was a preeminent symbol of rebellion against the conservative values of his time. He...

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1867 Gaskell Marie Barton Translated French By Mlle Morel Paper Wraps Half Title
1867 Gaskell Marie Barton Translated French By Mlle Morel Paper Wraps Half Title

Price: £99.99

A scarce French copy of Marie Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell in original paper wraps. Translated with the authorisation of the author by Mlle Morel. With half title. In French. Mary Barton is the first novel by English author...

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1867 Mr RUTHERFORD'S Children Fiction WARNER
1867 Mr RUTHERFORD'S Children Fiction WARNER

Price: £29.99

A green, hardback with gilt, embossed lettering to spine and colour frontispiece. This is a short story with twelve chapters.  Susan Bogert Warner (July 11, 1819 March 17, 1885), was an American writer of religious fiction...

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1867 My Father's Garden By Thomas Miller Illustrated First Edition
1867 My Father's Garden By Thomas Miller Illustrated First Edition

Price: £39.99

An illustrated edition of Miller's novel, with an engraving to frontispiece and further illustrations throughout. First edition. Thomas Miller (31 August 1807 - 24 October 1874), poet and novelist. In his stories Miller...

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1867 Oeuvres de Alfred de Musset Complete Works with Posthumous Writings French
1867 Oeuvres de Alfred de Musset Complete Works with Posthumous Writings French

Price: £24.99

The complete works of Alfred de Musset. In French. Including: Poesies, Comedies et Proverbes, La Confession d'un Enfant du Siecle, Nouvelles et Contes, Melanges de Litterature et de Critique and Oeuvres Posthumes.

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1867 Select Works Of John Bunyan Pilgrims Progress Life Cheever Intro Montomery
1867 Select Works Of John Bunyan Pilgrims Progress Life Cheever Intro Montomery

Price: £99.99

A scarce edition of the writings of John Bunyan containing The Pilgrim's Progress, illustrated with one hundred engravings on wood and a series of drawings in chromolithograph after designs by T. Stothard, R.A. With Life of...

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1867 The Ballad of Edge Hill Fight John Lloyd Poetry First Inscribed by Author
1867 The Ballad of Edge Hill Fight John Lloyd Poetry First  Inscribed by Author

Price: £79.99

A first edition of this work by the mid-Victorian poet John Lloyd. With an authorial dedication to the half title, dated 1870, reading "Richard Campbell Davys. With the Authors' kind regards." Poems include 'Dunraven', 'The...

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1867 The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper with Life of the Author
1867 The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper with Life of the Author

Price: £19.99

%0D%0AA volume of the Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper.%0D%0AWith Life of the Author.%0D%0AEight engravings on steel.%0D%0A

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1867 The Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb First Series a New Edition
1867 The Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb First Series a New Edition

Price: £44.99

%0D%0AAn edition of Essays of Elia; a collection of essays written by Charles Lamb.%0D%0AFirst Series.%0D%0AA New Edition.%0D%0A

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1867 Willis the Pilot Johann David Wyss Illustrated
1867 Willis the Pilot Johann David Wyss Illustrated

Price: £64.99

A scarce copy of this sequel to the famous Swiss Family Robinson. Featuring beautifully engraved illustrations throughout. With contemporary advertisements to the rear. W. Bone and Son booksellers stamp to the rear pastedown. ...

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1867-68 3 vol Bishop Percy's BALLADS and ROMANCES
1867-68 3 vol Bishop Percy's BALLADS and ROMANCES

Price: £325.00

The re-edited text from Bishop Percy's important work on ballads and romances in a decorative three volume set from the library of American poet and activist Lenore Marshall. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and gilt decoration...

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1868 23vol Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated
1868 23vol Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated

Price: £490.00

A set of novels from nineteenth-century novelist William Makepeace Thackeray. It is missing one volume but it is the standard cloth so not too hard to find, we had some ourselves very recently. Including The Newcombes (In two volumes),...

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1868 24vol Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated
1868 24vol Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated

Price: £550.00

A complete set of the novels and stories of popular nineteenth-century novelist William Makepeace Thackeray. Including: The Newcombes (In two volumes) The Four Georges/The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century The...

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1868 2vol After Life by Elizabeth Missing Sewell Religious Fiction Tauchnitz Ed
1868 2vol After Life by Elizabeth Missing Sewell Religious Fiction Tauchnitz Ed

Price: £69.99

An attractively bound pair of novels by the religious and educational author Elizabeth Missing Sewell. "Sequel to 'The Journal of a Home Life'" With the interesting bookplates of Bethmann Hollweg Runowo to the front pastedown of...

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1868 2vol Brooks Sooner Or Later Illustrated By George Du Maurier First Edition
1868 2vol Brooks Sooner Or Later Illustrated By George Du Maurier First Edition

Price: £170.00

A scarce first edition of Sooner or Later a novel by Shirley Brooks. Illustrated by George Du Maurier. First edition. In two volumes complete. Charles William Shirley Brooks (1816 - 1874), journalist and novelist. He took...

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1868 2vol The White Rose Whyte Melville Copyright Edition
1868 2vol The White Rose Whyte Melville Copyright Edition

Price: £79.99

A first edition of this novel by George Whyte-Melville. George John Whyte-Melville (18211878) was a Scottish novelist of the sporting-field and a poet. Copyright edition. Complete in two volumes.

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1868 2vols Sooner or Later by Shirley Brooks First Edition Illustrated
1868 2vols Sooner or Later by Shirley Brooks First Edition Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A set of Sooner or Later by Shirley Brooks, author of The Silver Cord and The Gordian Knot. Complete in two volumes. With illustrations by G. Du Maurier. Charles William Shirley Brooks (29 April 1816 23 February 1874), journalist...

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1868 2vols The Chaplet of Pearls or White and Black Ribaumont by Charlotte Yonge
1868 2vols The Chaplet of Pearls or White and Black Ribaumont by Charlotte Yonge

Price: £99.99

A novel by the prolific writer, Charlotte Mary Younge. First edition. Complete in two volumes. Charlotte Mary Yonge (11 August 1823 24 May 1901), was an English novelist, known for her huge output, now mostly out of print. She...

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1868 3Vol Foul Play Charles Reade and Dion Boucicault First Edition
1868 3Vol Foul Play Charles Reade and Dion Boucicault First Edition

Price: £450.00

A scarce set of fictional works from prolific victorian writer, Charles Reade. First edition. With volumes two and three featuring the original half titles. Featuring a folding facsimile of a forged note, and the genuine handwriting...

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1868 3vol Sweet Anne Page by Mortimer Collins Fiction First Edition Novel Scarce
1868 3vol Sweet Anne Page by Mortimer Collins Fiction First Edition Novel Scarce

Price: £250.00

A very scarce example of this novel by Mortimer Collins. First edition. Complete in three volumes. Mortimer Collins (29 June 1827 28 July 1876) was an English poet and novelist. He devoted himself to journalism in the Conservative...

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1868 History SANDFORD MERTON Novel Thomas DAY Illus
1868 History SANDFORD MERTON Novel Thomas DAY Illus

Price: £107.99

A smartly bound copy of this novel of the adventures of two friends, one rich and one poor. Featuring 'Six Coloured Engravings on Steel', including a frontispiece.

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1868 LIST of the WRITINGS William HAZLITT Leigh HUNT Alexander IRELAND Scarce
1868 LIST of the WRITINGS William HAZLITT Leigh HUNT Alexander IRELAND Scarce

Price: £69.99

'List of the Writings of William Hazlitt and Leigh Hunt, chronilogically arranged; with notes, descriptive, critical, and explanatory; and a selection of opinions regarding their genius and characteristics, by distinguished contemporaries...

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1868 MIMIC OTHER STORIES BOYS Maria Edgeworth
1868 MIMIC OTHER STORIES BOYS Maria Edgeworth

Price: £39.99

A scarce copy of the charming and entertaining series of short stories written by the novelist and educationist, Maria Edgeworth (17681849). Three of Edgeworth's short stories have been included within: The Mimic,...

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1868 Passages from the AMERICAN NOTE-BOOKS by HAWTHORNE
1868 Passages from the AMERICAN NOTE-BOOKS by HAWTHORNE

Price: £49.99

A Second Edition of Nathaniel Hawthorne's American Note-Books. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped decoration. Second Edition. Hawthorne's American Note-Books were collated by his widow, Sophia Peabody Hawthorne....

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1868 The DOG CRUSOE Robert Michael BALLANTYNE Calf
1868 The DOG CRUSOE Robert Michael BALLANTYNE Calf

Price: £107.99

  An illustrated Victorian adventure tale for boys in a decorative calf binding. In a binding from Collegiate School, Tooting. Robert Michael Ballantyne, 1825-1894, was a Scottish author. "Following the lead of Marryat...

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1868 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott with Illustrations
1868 The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott with Illustrations

Price: £59.99

An illustrated edition of the poetry of Sir Walter Scott. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet, FRSE (15 August 1771 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright, and poet, popular throughout much of the world in...

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1869 2vol He Knew He Was Right Anthony Trollope Illustrated First Edition
1869 2vol He Knew He Was Right Anthony Trollope Illustrated First Edition

Price: £475.00

A first edition of this classic novel from Anthony Trollope about a jealous husband and a stubborn wife. With sixty-four illustrations by Marcus Stone, including tissue-guarded frontispieces to each volume. As is common with Trollope's...

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1869 2vol Romans Nationaux Erckmann Chatrian Fiction Novels Plays Illustrated
1869 2vol Romans Nationaux Erckmann Chatrian Fiction Novels Plays Illustrated

Price: £59.99

Two volumes of the works of the prolific French writing duo Erckmann-Chatrian. Gaining popularity from 1859 for their nationalistic, anti-militaristic and anti-German sentiments, they were well-selling authors but had trouble...

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1869 4 vol Aventures Amours Chevalier FAUBLAS Couvray
1869 4 vol Aventures Amours Chevalier FAUBLAS Couvray

Price: £275.00

The complete four volume collection of Les Aventures de Chevalier de Faublas by Jean-Baptiste Louvet de Couvray (June 1760 - August 1797), a French writer and a politician. The first and second volumes include 'Une Annee de...

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1869 Beauties and Achievements of the Blind W M Artman L V Hall Raised Print
1869 Beauties and Achievements of the Blind W M Artman L V Hall Raised Print

Price: £18.99

An interesting collection of works by blind people, including Homer, Milton and Huber. With an illustration to frontispiece and a page of raised print.

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1869 Mystifications by Clementia Stirling Graham Fourth Edition
1869 Mystifications by Clementia Stirling Graham Fourth Edition

Price: £19.99

A copy of Mystifications' by Clementina Stirling Graham. Clementina Stirling Graham (17821877), of Duntrune, was a Scottish hostess and author, best known for her Mystifications. Includes a binders stamp from 'Burn and Co,...

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1869 Tales of Old Travel by Henry Kingsley with Illustrations First Edition
1869 Tales of Old Travel by Henry Kingsley with Illustrations First Edition

Price: £39.99

An first edition of Tales of Old Travel re-narrated by Henry Kingsley. With illustrations. Henry Kingsley (2 January 1830 24 May 1876) was an English novelist, brother of the better-known Charles Kingsley. He was an early exponent...

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1869 The Ingoldsby Legends Thomas Ingoldsby Illustrated New Edition
1869 The Ingoldsby Legends Thomas Ingoldsby Illustrated New Edition

Price: £64.99

A lyrical anthology from Thomas Ingoldsby. New Edition. Featuring several engraved plates, and an engraved title page. Thomas Ingoldsby was an English cleric of the Church of England, novelist, and humorous poet.

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1869 The Miller of Deanhaugh by James Ballantine Illustrated by Alex A Ritchie
1869 The Miller of Deanhaugh by James Ballantine Illustrated by Alex A Ritchie

Price: £39.99

A novel by James Ballantine with illustrations by Alex A. Ritchie. James Ballantine (11 June 1806 18 December 1877) was an artist and author born in St Cuthbert's Parish, Edinburgh.

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1869 The Nonpareil Victoria Ingoldsby by Thomas Ingoldsby Fiction Poetry Verse
1869 The Nonpareil Victoria Ingoldsby by Thomas Ingoldsby Fiction Poetry Verse

Price: £33.99

The pocket edition of this volume from The Ingoldsby Legends. The Legends are a collection of myths, legends, ghost stories and poetry written supposedly by Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Manor, actually a pen-name of an English...

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1869 The Nonpareil Victoria Ingoldsby Pocket Edition Barham
1869 The Nonpareil Victoria Ingoldsby Pocket Edition Barham

Price: £34.99

A pocket edition of the Ingoldsby Legends by R. H. Barham. Second edition. WIth one engraved plate. Including tipped-in newspaper clipping about Tappington Hall to front pastedown.

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1869 The Works of Edmund Spenser with a Selection of Notes
1869 The Works of Edmund Spenser with a Selection of Notes

Price: £47.99

A large volume of The Works of Edmund Spenser. With some account of the life of Spenser, by the Rev. Henry John Todd. New edition. With an engraved frontispiece of Edmund Spenser.

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1869-73 7vol Poems of Alfred Lord Tennyson Maud Enoch Arden Uniformly Bound
1869-73 7vol Poems of Alfred Lord Tennyson Maud Enoch Arden Uniformly Bound

Price: £450.00

A uniformly-bound collection of the poetry of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Containing: The Holy Grail and Other Poems Gareth and Lynette Enoch Arden Idylls of the King The Princess: A Medley In Memoriam Maud and Other Poems Maud...

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1870 - 1880 5vol Poetical Works Elizabeth Barrett Browning Eighth Edition Scarce
1870 - 1880 5vol Poetical Works Elizabeth Barrett Browning Eighth Edition Scarce

Price: £115.00

A very handsome set of the poetical works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Barrett Browning (6 March 1806 29 June 1861) was one of the most prominent poets of the Victorian era. Her poetry was widely popular in both England and the...

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1870 2Vol A Siren T. Adolphus Trollope
1870 2Vol A Siren T. Adolphus Trollope

Price: £59.99

A scarce smartly bound set of this fictional work from prolific writer, Thomas Adolphus Trollope. Copyright edition. Thomas Adolphus Trollope was an historian and writer, of both travel and novels. He was hugely popular during...

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1870 2Vol The Garstangs of Garstang Grange T. Adolphus Trollope
1870 2Vol The Garstangs of Garstang Grange T. Adolphus Trollope

Price: £79.99

A smartly bound set of this fictional work from prolific writer, Thomas Adolphus Trollope. Copyright edition. Thomas Adolphus Trollope was an historian and writer, of both travel and novels. He was hugely popular during the victorian...

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1870 3vol William Harrison Ainsworth Hilary St. Ives a Novel First In Book Form
1870 3vol William Harrison Ainsworth Hilary St. Ives a Novel First In Book Form

Price: £495.00

Hilary St. Ives is a novel by William Harrison Ainsworth first published in 1870. First edition in book form. In three volumes complete. William Harrison Ainsworth (1805 - 1882) was an English historical novelist. Ainsworth briefly...

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1870 4vols CHARLES LAMB Complete Correspondence Works
1870 4vols CHARLES LAMB Complete Correspondence Works

Price: £239.99

Complete set of four leatherbound volumes with gilt titles to the spine, gilt foredge, marble paper pastedowns, and frontispiece to Volume I. Charles Lamb (1775 1834) was an English essayist with Welsh heritage, best known for...

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1870 Fables by John Gay Illustrated With Life of the Author
1870 Fables by John Gay Illustrated With Life of the Author

Price: £29.99

A small collection of the fables of John Gay, prefaced by a short account of his life. Illustrated with a frontispiece and many vignettes throughout. Bookseller's label of Alfred Palmer to front pastedown.

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1870 Hereward the Wake Charles Kingsley Illustrated H. C. Selous Art-Union
1870 Hereward the Wake Charles Kingsley Illustrated H. C. Selous Art-Union

Price: £29.99

A delightfully illustrated portrayal of Charles Kingsley's last historical novel. The novel concerns the Anglo-Saxon (or as Kingsley preferred "Anglo-Danish") resistance to the Norman Conquest, and this reflects Kingsley's...

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1870 Midsummer Eve A Fairy Tale Illustrated S C Hall Scarce
1870 Midsummer Eve A Fairy Tale Illustrated S C Hall Scarce

Price: £99.99

A scarce edition of this charming fairy tale by Anna Maria Hall. Illustrated throughout with numerous tissue-guarded plates and engravings in the text. With two tipped-in photographs to front free-endpaper.

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1870 The Mystery of Edwin Drood Charles Dickens First Edition Illustrated
1870 The Mystery of Edwin Drood Charles Dickens First Edition Illustrated

Price: £235.00

The first edition of Charles Dicken's last novel, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Bound from the parts. Illustrated throughout with many engraved plates.  The novel was unfinished at the time of Dickens' death (9th June 1870)...

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1870 The Struggles of Brown Jones and Robinson Anthony Trollope First Edition
1870 The Struggles of Brown Jones and Robinson Anthony Trollope First Edition

Price: £695.00

The first edition of Anthony Trollope's eighth novel. Featuring engraved illustrations unique to this edition, including an engraved title page. Bookplate of one Dennis Gower to verso of front free endpaper. Uncommon.   ...

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1870 Warp and Woof The Reminiscences of Doris Fletcher Holme Lee
1870 Warp and Woof The Reminiscences of Doris Fletcher Holme Lee

Price: £69.99

A Victorian novel by Harriet Parr, who wrote under the pseudonym Holme Lee. Many of her books went through more than one edition, and several were also published in America. At least one was picked up by the Leipzig firm of...

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1870-71 8vol The Works of Thomas Hood Fiction Poetry Scarce Set Fine Bindings
1870-71 8vol The Works of Thomas Hood Fiction Poetry Scarce Set Fine Bindings

Price: £450.00

An eight volume set of the works of the British humourist and poet Thomas Hood. Hood (23 May 1799 3 May 1845) wrote humorously on many contemporary issues and amusing verses on everything from grave robbing and London...

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1870-82 Robert Louis STEVENSON Extracts CORNHILL First
1870-82 Robert Louis STEVENSON Extracts CORNHILL First

Price: £295.00

A superb collector's item of Stevensoniana: many of his contributions to the Cornhill magazines as one volume. Includes miscellaneous articles, poems, and letters. With a handwritten note stating that 'One contribution to...

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1871 25vols The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott
1871 25vols The Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott

Price: £895.00

A beautiful set of the Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott. With illustrations. Complete in twenty-five volumes. The set consists of: Rob Roy, Guy Mannering, The Pirate, Anne of Geierstein, The Talisman, Redgauntlet, Ivanhoe,...

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1871 Battle Of Dorking Reminscences Of A Volunteer Blackwoods Magazine First
1871 Battle Of Dorking Reminscences Of A Volunteer Blackwoods Magazine First

Price: £195.00

An early edition of The Battle of Dorking: Reminiscences of a Volunteer. From Blackwood's Magazine, May 1871. Written by Sir George Tomkyns Chesney (1830 - 1895), a British Army general. With original paper wraps bound...

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1871 Contraband or a Losing Hazard G. J. Whyte-Melville Copyright Edition
1871 Contraband or a Losing Hazard G. J. Whyte-Melville Copyright Edition

Price: £49.99

A smartly bound copy of this fictional work from Scottish novelist of the sporting-field and a poet, George John Whyte-Melville. Copyright edition, published merely a year after the first. George John Whyte-Melville achieved...

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1871 Hood's Own or Laughter from Year to Year New Edition Humour
1871 Hood's Own or Laughter from Year to Year New Edition Humour

Price: £22.99

An illustrated collection of humourous stories and poems by Thomas Hood. Thomas Hood (23 May 1799 3 May 1845) was a British humourist and poet. Hood wrote humorously on many contemporary issues. Writer...

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1871 Mrs Brown on the Battle of Dorking Sketchley Early Science Fiction
1871 Mrs Brown on the Battle of Dorking Sketchley Early Science Fiction

Price: £295.00

A first edition example of early Victorian science fiction, surrounded in comedy. Featuring an illustrated cover, with advertisements to the rear. Part of the "Mrs Brown" series, which also includes Mrs Brown at the Seaside, Mrs...

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1871 Phineas Finn, the Irish Member Anthony TROLLOPE Illustrated
1871 Phineas Finn, the Irish Member Anthony TROLLOPE Illustrated

Price: £99.99

 A clever piece of fictional work exploring Trollope's usual themes of both British parliamentary politics, and romances with women of fortune. The novel was first published as a monthly serial from October 1867 to May 1868...

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1871 Poems by Arthur Hugh Clough With a Memoir Third Edition
1871 Poems by Arthur Hugh Clough With a Memoir Third Edition

Price: £39.99

%0D%0AA volume of poetry by Arthur Hugh Clough, Sometime Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford.%0D%0AWith a Memoir.%0D%0AThird Edition.%0D%0A

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1871 Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau Saviour of Society Robert Browning 1st Edition
1871 Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau Saviour of Society Robert Browning 1st Edition

Price: £44.99

A first edition of Robert Browning's Prince Hohenstiel-Schwangau Saviour of Society, bound in its original publisher's cloth. The poem, which takes the French Emperor Napoleon III as its subject, was largely written in Florence...

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1871 Ralph the Heir Anthony TROLLOPE illustrated First
1871 Ralph the Heir Anthony TROLLOPE illustrated First

Price: £225.00

This first edition fictional work explores themes of love, class and corruption within parliamentary elections. Trollope was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. He wrote...

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1871 Rambles RAT A.L.O.E. Charlotte Maria TUCKER Illus
1871 Rambles RAT A.L.O.E. Charlotte Maria TUCKER Illus

Price: £79.99

A smart copy of this novel in which anthropomorphised rats tell the tales of their lives and travels. Featuring a number of plates, including a frontispiece. Charlotte Maria Tucker (1821-1893) was an English children's...

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1871 The Adventures of Harry Richmond George Meredith Second Edition
1871 The Adventures of Harry Richmond George Meredith Second Edition

Price: £89.99

The complete three volume set of this picaresque and dramatic romance, bound as one. Second edition, published just three months after the first. British poet, critic and magazine editor, Arthur William Symons described...

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1871 The Fair Maid of Perth Sir Walter Scott Hatchards Binding Novel
1871 The Fair Maid of Perth Sir Walter Scott Hatchards Binding Novel

Price: £29.99

An illustrated edition of this novel from Sir Walter Scott. Volume XXII of the Centenary Edition of the Waverley Novels. With numerous tissue-guarded plates throughout. Bound by Hatchards of Piccadilly (binder's ink stamp to...

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1871 The Forest House and Catherine's Lovers Erkmann-Chatrian Novel Scarce
1871 The Forest House and Catherine's Lovers Erkmann-Chatrian Novel Scarce

Price: £44.99

A very scarce copy of these stories from French writers Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian. Erckmann-Chatrian was the name used by French authors mile Erckmann (18221899) and Alexandre Chatrian (18261890), nearly all of whose...

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1871 The MONTHLY PACKET Charlotte Younge FIRST
1871 The MONTHLY PACKET Charlotte Younge FIRST

Price: £140.00

First edition of The Christmas Number of the Monthly Packet, a collection of short stories. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. First UK Edition. With W.H. Smith & Son binder's label on the back pastedown. The Monthly Packet...

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1871 Tom Brown's School Days Thomas Hughes Vignette Title
1871 Tom Brown's School Days Thomas Hughes Vignette Title

Price: £39.99

A small copy of the classic boys' novel, Tom Brown's School Days. New and cheaper edition. With a vignette title page.

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1871-84 5vol Reade Terrible Temptation Perilous Secret First Birdsall Binding
1871-84 5vol Reade Terrible Temptation Perilous Secret First Birdsall Binding

Price: £595.00

A collection of two novels by Charles Reade, A Terrible Temptation, in three volumes all with half titles (1871) and The Perilous Secret, in two volumes (1884). First editions. In five volumes complete. With original covered...

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1872 3vol Ainsworth Boscobel Or The Royal Oak Tale Of 1651 Illustrated First
1872 3vol Ainsworth Boscobel Or The Royal Oak Tale Of 1651 Illustrated First

Price: £275.00

A scarce edition of Boscobel; Or, The Royal Oak A Tale of the Year 1651, a historical novel by William Harrison Ainsworth. With illustrations by Rimbault. First edition. In three volumes complete. With a preface dated 1872...

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1872 Davenport Dunn Charles Lever H K Browne Illustrations
1872 Davenport Dunn Charles Lever H K Browne Illustrations

Price: £39.99

A comical adventure novel from Irish author Charles Lever. New edition. With forty-four illustrations throughout by Hablot Knight Browne.

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1872 Sir Jasper Carew His Life and Experiences Charles Lever
1872 Sir Jasper Carew His Life and Experiences Charles Lever

Price: £37.99

An uncommon novel by Irish author Charles Lever. Thirteenth edition. Charles James Lever (31 August 1806 - 1 June 1872) was an Irish novelist. Trollope praised Lever's novels highly when he said that they were just like his conversation....

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1872-1901 2v EREWHON & Erewhon Revisited BUTLER FIRST
1872-1901 2v EREWHON & Erewhon Revisited BUTLER FIRST

Price: £225.00

The first editions of Butler's Erewhon novels, the first uncommon in the original cloth. Direct from the library at Newton Hall, the 18th century country house and estate in Northumberland, with a pencil shelfmark to the front...

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1873 3vol A Simpleton A Story Of The Day By Charles Reade First Edition
1873 3vol A Simpleton A Story Of The Day By Charles Reade First Edition

Price: £490.00

A beautifully bound novel in three volumes by Charles Reade (1814 - 1884) who was an English novelist and dramatist First edition. In three volumes complete. Reade began his literary career as a dramatist, and it was his...

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1873 6 Vols SCHILLER Sammtliche Werke German
1873 6 Vols SCHILLER Sammtliche Werke German

Price: £125.00

The complete works of famous German poet and philosopher Friedrich Schiller in a decorative gilt and blindstamped cloth binding. Complete in Twelve Volumes. Twelve Volumes bound as Six. In German.  

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1873 Biographical & Critical Essays by Abraham HAYWARD
1873 Biographical & Critical Essays by Abraham HAYWARD

Price: £34.99

Cllective essays by man of letters Abraham Hayward. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. Complete in Two Volumes. 'A New Series'. Abraham Hayward, 1801 1884, was an English man of letters. Hayward was called to the bar in...

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1873 L'ANTECHRIST antichrist Ernest RENAN
1873 L'ANTECHRIST antichrist Ernest RENAN

Price: £44.99

L'Antechrist (The Antichrist) is a fascinating novel by Ernest Renan, a French expert of Middle East ancient languages and civilizations, philosopher. He was also a writer and was devoted to his native province of...

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1873 Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever Illustrated Scarce
1873 Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever Illustrated Scarce

Price: £49.99

A scarce copy of Charles Lever's humorous novel. New edition. With eighteen illustrations thoughout.

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1873 Prose Idylls by Charles KINGSLEY
1873 Prose Idylls by Charles KINGSLEY

Price: £44.99

The uncommon first edition of Charles Kingsley's quirky natural history essays. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. "Kingsley's love of outdoor life, his eye for landscape, and his fascination with the natural and human history...

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1873 The Poems of William Cowper edited by Rev J S Memes
1873 The Poems of William Cowper edited by Rev J S Memes

Price: £59.99

%0D%0AA volume of The Poems of William Cowper.%0D%0AEdited by Rev. J. S. Memes.%0D%0AWilliam Cowper (26 November 1731 25 April 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the...

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1873 The Wave and the Battlefield Louisa Stewart Illustrated Stories Scarce
1873 The Wave and the Battlefield Louisa Stewart Illustrated Stories Scarce

Price: £39.99

A scarce edition of this collection of short naval stories from Louisa Stewart. Illustrated throughout with numerous vignette engravings.

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1874 2vol Out of Court Frances Cashel Hoey Scarce Severn Court
1874 2vol Out of Court Frances Cashel Hoey Scarce Severn Court

Price: £99.99

A very scarce novel by Mrs Frances Cashel Hoey, set in the fictional Severn Court. Frances Sarah Cashel Hoey (1830-1908) was an Irish novelist. Following her husband's death on 6 November 1855, Frances moved to London. On 9 February...

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1874 3 Vol Taken at the Flood a Novel Mary Elizabeth Braddon
1874 3 Vol Taken at the Flood a Novel Mary Elizabeth Braddon

Price: £450.00

A scarce and complete set of the fictional novel Taken at the Flood by victorian popular novelist, Mary Elizabeth Braddon. Braddon was an extremely prolific writer, producing more than 80 novels with very inventive plots. Braddon...

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1874 3vol William Harrison Ainsworth Merry England Or Nobles and Serfs First Ed
1874 3vol William Harrison Ainsworth Merry England Or Nobles and Serfs First Ed

Price: £375.00

A scarce edition of Merry England; Or, Nobles and Serfs a historical novel by William Harrison Ainsworth. First edition. In three volumes complete. Dedicated to Ralph Fawcett Ainsworth , the author's cousin with a note by the...

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1874 ELIZABETH Exiles of SIBERIA madame Cottin
1874 ELIZABETH Exiles of SIBERIA madame Cottin

Price: £29.99

A red, pictorial hardback with gilt, embossed details to spine.  This story is taken from the French tale by Sophie Cottin. 

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1874 Phineas Redux Anthony Trollope Illustrated First Edition
1874 Phineas Redux Anthony Trollope Illustrated First Edition

Price: £220.00

A first edition of this classic novel by Anthony Trollope. It is the fourth of the Palliser series of novels and the sequel to the second book of the series, Phineas Finn. With twenty-four illustrations. Two volumes bound in one. ...

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