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1609 Georgii Buchanani Scoti First Edition Illustrated George Buchanan
1609 Georgii Buchanani Scoti  First Edition Illustrated  George Buchanan

Price: £650.00

A scarce, two volume first edition this collection of George Buchanan's poetical works. The first volume contains the poems Franciscanus et Fratres, El Egiarum, Sylvarum, Hendecasyllabon, Epigrammaton and De Sphaera. The poem...

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1657-8 2vol ASTREA Scarce Honore D'Urfe Romance English
1657-8 2vol ASTREA Scarce Honore D'Urfe Romance English

Price: £995.00

An extremely scarce copy of the first English publication of Honore D'Urfe's Astrea, generally considered the first classical French novel. 'Translated by a person of quality': attributed to John Davies, (16251693). Davies's...

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1661 Pub Terentii comoediae Sex Ex Recensione Heinsiana Publius Afer Terentius
1661 Pub Terentii comoediae Sex Ex Recensione Heinsiana Publius Afer Terentius

Price: £145.00

A very scarce and early collection of all six of Roman playwright, Publius Terentius Afer's comedy plays.In Latin.Terence's six plays are; Andria, Eunuchus, Heautonimorumenos, Phormio, Adelphi and Hecrya.The first of Publius...

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1681-3 The UNEQUAL MATCH Or Mary Of Anjou Queen Of Majorca
1681-3 The UNEQUAL MATCH Or Mary Of Anjou Queen Of Majorca

Price: £850.00

The extremely rare first edition of the English translation of Jean de la Chapelle's historical novel. The title page lists this as being 'the second and last part', dated 1683 only, however, the pagination and further titles indicate...

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1682 The WORKS of Francis OSBORN Four Several Tracts
1682 The WORKS of Francis OSBORN Four Several Tracts

Price: £485.00

A scarce edition of The Works of Francis Osborn. Bound in calf with gilt lettering and decoration. Rebacked with the original boards and spine leather laid down. With informative labels on the front pastedown, including biographical...

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1684 The Works of Mr Abraham Cowley First and Second Part Poetry Plays Essays
1684 The Works of Mr Abraham Cowley First and Second Part Poetry Plays Essays

Price: £190.00

The works of Abraham Cowley, with an engraved portrait of the author to frontispiece. The eighth edition. Needing rebinding but bright and clean. 'Consisting of those which were formerly printed: and those which he design'd for...

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1698 2 Vol Le Opere Di G B P Moliere Jean Baptiste Poquelin Italian Comedy Illus
1698 2 Vol Le Opere Di G B P Moliere Jean Baptiste Poquelin Italian Comedy Illus

Price: £150.00

Two volumes of this early Italian collection of Moliere's plays, illustrated with plates. First Thus. Volumes I and III from a four volume set. Both volumes feature 8 illustrated plates. In Italian. 'Divise in quattro volumi,...

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1713 Fables Ancient and Modern John Dryden Knights Tale Nuns Priest Homer Ovid
1713 Fables Ancient and Modern John Dryden Knights Tale Nuns Priest Homer Ovid

Price: £145.00

A collection of one of Dryden's greatest works, translations of classical and medieval poetry interspersed with some of Drydens own works. Contains translations of Homer's Illiad, Ovid's Metamorphoses, Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and...

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1715 5 vols The Works of Mr. Edmund SPENSER
1715 5 vols The Works of Mr.  Edmund SPENSER

Price: £360.00

The first edited edition of Spenser. Bound in calf with gilt frame and lettering. Edmund Spenser (c. 1552 13 January 1599) was an important English poet best known for The Faerie Queene, an epic poem celebrating, through fantastical...

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1715 Fables and Stories Moralized Fables of Aesop Roger L'Estrange
1715 Fables and Stories Moralized Fables of Aesop Roger L'Estrange

Price: £150.00

An eighteenth-century edition of the fables of Aesop, edited and arranged by Sir Roger L'Estrange. The third edition. Sir Roger L'Estrange (17 December 1616 11 December 1704) was an English pamphleteer, author and staunch defender...

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1718 Two Plays Written by his Grace George Late Duke of Buckingham
1718 Two Plays Written by his Grace George Late Duke of Buckingham

Price: £125.00

A collection of two plays by his Grace George Late Duke of Buckingham: The Rehearsal and The Chances.With an advertisement to the front of the volume.Corrected from the Errors of former Editions.

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1721 2vols Works of John DENNIS Plays Poetry
1721 2vols Works of John DENNIS Plays Poetry

Price: £539.99

The very scarce collectd works of John Denns, regarded as Englands first drama critic.  The first volume contains two title pages with different dates.  The first title page is a more detailed one, is dated 1721, with...

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1727-8 3vol in 1 Fables Choisies Mises en Vers Fontaine Parts III IV and V Illus
1727-8 3vol in 1 Fables Choisies Mises en Vers Fontaine Parts III IV and V Illus

Price: £600.00

Parts III, IV and V of Jean de La Fontaine's famous Fables.In the original French.Illustrated throughout, with over one hundred beautifully engraved vignettes as headers for each fable. Illustrations are engraved by the Antwerp...

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1735 Plays Illustrated Wycherley Country Wife Plain Deaer Love in Wood Dancing
1735 Plays Illustrated Wycherley Country Wife Plain Deaer Love in Wood Dancing

Price: £295.00

A collection of Wycherley's comedy plays including the controversial Country Wife and The Plain Dealer followed by examples of his earlier work. Each play is paired with an engraved illustrated plate. A product of the...

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1736 Les Avantures De Telemaque Fils D'Ulysse Illustrated Francois Fenelon
1736 Les Avantures De Telemaque Fils D'Ulysse Illustrated Francois Fenelon

Price: £120.00

A scarce and well illustrated edition of this didactic French novel by Fenelon.The plot fills out a gap in Homer's Odyssey, recounting the educational travels of Telemachus, son of Ulysses, accompanied by his mentor, who is revealed...

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1747 3vols The Odes, Epodes, and Carmen Seculare of Horace by Rev Philip Francis
1747 3vols The Odes, Epodes, and Carmen Seculare of Horace by Rev Philip Francis

Price: £120.00

A set of the works of Horace by the Rev. Mr. Philip Francis.Three of the complete four volumes. The set consists of volumes II, III and IV.In Latin and English.With Critical Notes collected from his best Latin and French Commentators.The...

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1751 Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World by Lemuel Gulliver Scarce
1751 Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World by Lemuel Gulliver Scarce

Price: £500.00

A copy of Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift.The Sixth Edition, Corrected.Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of Several Ships, better known simply...

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1753 Aesop's Fables with instructive morals and reflections Illustrated
1753 Aesop's Fables with instructive morals and reflections Illustrated

Price: £250.00

A collection of  240 Fables with illustrationsComplete, with 24 plates. Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born at Titley Court, Herefordshire, was...

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1754 2vols The Adventures of Telemachus the Son of Ulysses Cambray Ozell
1754 2vols The Adventures of Telemachus the Son of Ulysses Cambray Ozell

Price: £180.00

The complete Adventures of Telemachus, Son of Ulysses.Taken from the original French of Fenelon and translated into English by Mr Ozell.Both volumes are illustrated throughout.With eight plates (including one folding map) to volume...

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1760 A Collection of Plays Bound From Numerous Parts
1760 A Collection of Plays  Bound From Numerous Parts

Price: £79.99

A collection of numerous plays bound from parts. Including Mariamne, a Tragedy, Virtue Betray'd; or, Anna Bullen a Tragedy, The Tragedy of Sir Walter Raleigh, Venus and Adonis and Myrtillo.With an engraved frontispiece.

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1760 Paradise Regained Scarce Edition Illustrated Samson Agonistes Poems
1760 Paradise Regained Scarce Edition Illustrated Samson Agonistes Poems

Price: £95.00

A scarce illustrated edition of Milton's theological poem and his closet drama Samson Agonistes. Illustrated frontispiece portraits with numerous illustrated plates throughout. The work contains Poems on Several Occasions, including,...

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1765 3vol contes Moraux Marmontel Ex Libris Sir Richard Paul Jodrell Illustrated
1765 3vol contes Moraux Marmontel Ex Libris Sir Richard Paul Jodrell Illustrated

Price: £800.00

Three volumes of Jean-Francois Marmontel's Contes Moraux.In the original French.Pages 317-320 have been misbound after page 324 to volume I. Illustrated throughout, with twenty three plates across all volumes as well as engraved title...

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1766 2vols Tales of Genii or the Delightful Lessons of Horam the Son of Asmar
1766 2vols Tales of Genii or the Delightful Lessons of Horam the Son of Asmar

Price: £450.00

Two volumes of this Oriental Pastiche based on the stories of Arabian Nights.A very early edition - first was 1764 - these went through many editions.Published under the pseudonym Charles Morell, these tales were written by author...

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1766 3 vol Contes Moraux Mr Marmontel
1766 3 vol Contes Moraux Mr Marmontel

Price: £155.00

A series of charming french literature from Jean-Franois Marmontel, famous for its delicate finish of style, and in the portrayal of society under King Louis XV. With armorial bookplate of Sir Baldwin Leighton, English...

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1766 4vols The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain Rene Lesage
1766 4vols The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain Rene Lesage

Price: £240.00

A charming set of The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain-Rene Lesage.Complete in four volumes.A new translation.Adorned with Thirty-three Cuts, neatly engraved.The third edition.Gil Blas is a picaresque...

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1767 4vols Les Avantures de Gil Blas de Santillane by Monsieur le Sage
1767 4vols Les Avantures de Gil Blas de Santillane by Monsieur le Sage

Price: £350.00

A charming set of Les Avantures de Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain-Rene Lesage.New edition.Complete in four volumes.With a total of thirty-two plates, eight in each volume, collated complete.Gil Blas is a picaresque novel by Alain-Rene...

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1767 Batilde ou L'Heroisme de L'Amour, Anecdote Historique
1767 Batilde ou L'Heroisme de L'Amour, Anecdote Historique

Price: £89.99

An edition of this historical anecdote: Batilde, or the Heroism of Love.Francois-Thomas-Marie de Baculard d'Arnaud (8 September 1718, Paris 8 November 1805) was a French writer and dramatist.

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1769 Les Saisons Poeme by Jean Francois de Saint Lambert First Edition
1769 Les Saisons Poeme by Jean Francois de Saint Lambert First Edition

Price: £120.00

A scarce first edition of this poem by Jean Francois de Saint-Lambert.In the original French.Exceptionally good engravings.Jean Francois de Saint-Lambert (26 December 1716 9 February 1803) was a French poet, philosopher and military...

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1770 4vols Les Nuits d'Young and Oeuvres Diverses de Docteur Young in French
1770 4vols Les Nuits d'Young and Oeuvres Diverses de Docteur Young in French

Price: £490.00

A collection of the works of Doctor Young.In four volumes.Collated complete.Two volumes consist of Les Nuits d'Young and two of Oeuvres Diverses du Docteur Young.Translated into English by M. le Tourner.From the library of John Thomson....

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1770-76 19vols Samuel Richardson's Epistolary Novels Clarissa Grandison Pamela
1770-76 19vols Samuel Richardson's Epistolary Novels Clarissa Grandison Pamela

Price: £2,800.00

Samuel Richardson's famous epistolary novels Clarissa, Pamela and Grandison.Clarissa (1774) is the Seventh edition, Pamela (1776) is the eleventh edition, Grandison (1770) is the sixth edition. With a frontispiece to all volumes...

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1771 Quinti Horatii flacci Opera Interpretatione and Notis HORACE
1771 Quinti Horatii flacci Opera Interpretatione and Notis HORACE

Price: £59.99

This fascinating analytical work explores the poetry of leading Roman lyric poet during the time of Augustus, Quinti Horatii Flacci. Described as "lofty sometimes, yet he is also full of charm and grace, versatile in his figures,...

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1773 Merchant Venice Titus Andronicus Midsummer Night Love Labour Shakespeare
1773 Merchant Venice Titus Andronicus Midsummer Night Love Labour Shakespeare

Price: £160.00

A volume containing three of Shakespeare's plays. The Merchant of Venice, written between 1596 and 1598, is one of Shakespeare's comedies. It tells the story of a merchant and a Jewish money-lender. The themes involved are prejudice...

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1774 2vol The Citizen of the World Oliver Goldsmith Social Commmentary
1774 2vol The Citizen of the World Oliver Goldsmith Social Commmentary

Price: £250.00

Oliver Goldsmith's ironic slant on British society, written as a Chinese man living in London. In 1760 Goldsmith began to publish a series of letters in the Public Ledger under the title The Citizen of the World. Purportedly written...

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1774 3vol The Spiritual Quixote Richard Graves Satire to Methodism Second Ed
1774 3vol The Spiritual Quixote Richard Graves Satire to Methodism Second Ed

Price: £595.00

An eighteenth-century comic romance from Richard Graves. Second edition. Including a vignette title page and three engraved frontispieces. With 'The Life of the Author' bound in to the front of volume one. Strongly influenced...

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1775 JOACHIM ou le triomphe Blin de SAINMORE
1775 JOACHIM ou le triomphe Blin de SAINMORE

Price: £555.00

A scarce collection of poetry and drama by Parisian writer, Blin de Sainmore. Very rare and not seen on sale since 1995. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and decoration. In French. The...

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1776 The Works of Andrew Marvell Poetical Political Letters Thompson Volume II
1776 The Works of Andrew Marvell Poetical Political Letters Thompson Volume II

Price: £225.00

A first edition of the works of Andrew Marvell, seventeenth-century poet. Andrew Marvell (31 March 1621 16 August 1678) was an English metaphysical poet, Parliamentarian, and the son of a Church of England clergyman (also named...

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1777 2Vol The Works of Richard Savage Life and Writings Samuel Johnson New Ed
1777 2Vol The Works of Richard Savage Life and Writings Samuel Johnson New Ed

Price: £175.00

An uncommon copy of Savage's anthologies, complete with Samuel Johnson's famous Life of Savage. Adorned with a beautifully engraved vignettes to the title pages. An Account of the Life of Mr Richard Savage, Son of the Earl Rivers,...

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1777 3vol Miscellaneous Works Verse Prose Of The Right Honourable Joseph Addison
1777 3vol Miscellaneous Works Verse Prose Of The Right Honourable Joseph Addison

Price: £120.00

The Miscellaneous Works in Verse and Prose of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Esq. With Some Account of the Life and Writings of the Author by Mr. Tickell. An engraved portrait of Addison to frontispiece to volume...

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1778 2Vol La Vie de Marianne ou Les Aventures de Madame La Comtesse Marivaux
1778 2Vol La Vie de Marianne ou Les Aventures de Madame La Comtesse Marivaux

Price: £79.99

A decorative copy of this unfinished novel by Pierre de Marivaux. Written in French. Adorned with beautifully engraved head and tail pieces, as well as vignettes to the title pages. Unfortunately, lacking the original twelve plates....

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1779 10Vol Contes de J Bocace Traduction Nouvelle Giovanni Boccaccio
1779 10Vol Contes de J Bocace Traduction Nouvelle Giovanni Boccaccio

Price: £550.00

A ten volume set of the works of Giovanni Boccaccio.Complete in ten volumes with ten engravings and a frontispiece to each volume. Volume I has an engraved title page dated 1777. All volumes with decorative head and tail pieces. Volume...

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1780 Extrait De ROLAND L'AMOUREUX Comte De Tressan
1780 Extrait De ROLAND L'AMOUREUX Comte De Tressan

Price: £59.99

The Comte de Tressan's brilliant interpretation of Boyardo's work. In French. With charming head and tail pieces. Interesting armorial bookplates of Thomas Philip Earl de Grey, Wrest Park to front pastedown, and Betsy Aikin-Sneath...

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1782 4 Vols History of TOM JONES by Henry FIELDING Calf
1782 4 Vols History of TOM JONES by Henry FIELDING Calf

Price: £730.00

A late eighteenth century edition of Tom Jones in a full calf binding that looks smart on the shelf. With engraved frontispieces. Complete in Four Volumes. Tom Jones is considered a work "that established the tradition of the...

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1783 3vol Expedition Of Humphry Clinker By Tobias Smollett Third Edition
1783 3vol Expedition Of Humphry Clinker By Tobias Smollett Third Edition

Price: £450.00

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker was the last of the picaresque novels of Tobias Smollett, and is considered by many to be his best and funniest work. Published in London on 17 June 1771, it is an epistolary novel, presented in...

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1784 10vol The Works of Henry Fielding Life of the Author
1784 10vol The Works of Henry Fielding Life of the Author

Price: £1,500.00

Scarce complete set of this edition of Henry Fielding's brilliantly humourous and satirical works. A New Edition. With an essay on the life and genius of the author, and to which is now added, The Fathers; or, The Good-natured Man. With...

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1784 2Vol The Works of Francis Rabelais Four Vols in Two Notes M le Du Chat
1784 2Vol The Works of Francis Rabelais Four Vols in Two Notes M le Du Chat

Price: £360.00

A two volume set of the collected works of Rabelais.Four volumes bound in two. Translated  from the French and illustrated with Explanatory notes by M. Le du Chat and others.Francois Rabelais was a French Renaissance writer historically...

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1784 2vols bound as one The Poetical Works of the Reverend Dr Edward Young
1784 2vols bound as one The Poetical Works of the Reverend Dr Edward Young

Price: £24.99

Two volumes of the complete four volume set of The Poetical Works of the Reverend Dr. Edward Young bound as one volume. Bells' second edition. Edward Young (June 1681 5 April 1765) was an English poet, best remembered for Night-Thoughts. ...

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1784 9vol The Works of Henry Fielding With the Life of the Author
1784 9vol The Works of Henry Fielding With the Life of the Author

Price: £440.00

A set of the works of Henry Fielding, the eighteenth-century novelist and dramatist. New edition, to which is added The Fathers, or, The Good Man Containing Love in Several Masques, The Temple Beau, The Author's Farce, The Pleasures...

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1784 La Vita e le Avventure Di Robinsone Crusoe
1784 La Vita e le Avventure Di Robinsone Crusoe

Price: £220.00

A charming Italian translation of Defoe's most famous fictional work; Robinson Crusoe. Featuring an engraved frontispiece. Robinson Crusoe marked the beginning of realistic fiction as a literary genre. Despite its...

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1785 43vols Selected Works of Voltaire in the Original French
1785 43vols Selected Works of Voltaire in the Original French

Price: £1,850.00

A collection of the works of the famous French writer Voltaire.Forty-three of the complete ninety-two volumes.The set contains volumes: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 27, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 40,...

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1785 ARABIAN Nights Entertainments Novelist's Magazine Vol XVIII
1785 ARABIAN Nights Entertainments Novelist's Magazine Vol XVIII

Price: £325.00

A fictional collection of Middle Eastern and South Asian stories and folk tales originally compiled in Arabic during the Islamic Golden Age. Antoine Galland  was a French orientalist and archaeologist, he was the...

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1786 2 Vols Poems By William Cowper Inner Temple John Gilpin Second Edition
1786 2 Vols  Poems By William Cowper Inner Temple John Gilpin Second Edition

Price: £125.00

A two volume collection of work from the poet who changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry, William Cowper.Contains the poems such as, The Task, The History of John Gilpin, and Human Frailty.William Cowper was...

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1786 2 Vols ANNA Memoirs of Welch Heiress Vol II & IV
1786 2 Vols ANNA Memoirs of Welch Heiress Vol II &  IV

Price: £216.00

A scarce Second Edition of Anna: Memoirs of a Welch Heiress, by Anna Maria Bennett. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards. The Second Edition, Corrected by the Author. Anna Maria Bennett, d.1808, was an English...

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1787 2vols Moral Tales MARMONTEL Engraved Frontispieces
1787 2vols Moral Tales MARMONTEL Engraved Frontispieces

Price: £129.99

Two leatherbound volumes with gilt tooling to the spines and engraved frontispieces. Jean-Franois Marmontel (July 11, 1723 December 31, 1799) was a French historian and writer, a member of the Encyclopediste movement. In 1758...

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1789- 1797 Collected Plays by Richard Cumberland The West Indian Drama
1789- 1797 Collected Plays by Richard Cumberland The West Indian Drama

Price: £440.00

A collection of seven plays by Richard Cumberland bound in one volume.Plays include: The Imposters, Second Edition.The West Indian, Second EditionFirst Love, Third EditionDays of Yore, First EditionWheel of Fortune, Fourth...

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1792 6vols The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith by Oliver Goldsmith
1792 6vols The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith by Oliver Goldsmith

Price: £275.00

A collection of The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith.The set consists of volumes 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 7 and is missing volume 3.Volume I contains: The Author's Life and his Essays, embellished with Copperplates.Volume 2 contains: All...

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1793 2 vols The Adventures of JOSEPH ANDREWS and his Friend Mr Abraham Adams
1793 2 vols The Adventures of JOSEPH ANDREWS and his Friend Mr Abraham Adams

Price: £150.00

A scarce Georgian copy of Fielding's first published full-length novel, concerning the adventures of a footman and his friend on the way home from London.  Featuring several engraved plates dated 1793. 'Written in imitation...

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1793 2vol Il Pecorone di Ser Giovanni Fiorentino Novelle Antiche Merchant Venice
1793 2vol Il Pecorone di Ser Giovanni Fiorentino Novelle Antiche Merchant Venice

Price: £295.00

A collection of fifty stories by Giovanni Fiorentino, one of which was known to have been Shakespeare's chief source in writing The Merchant of Venice. Complete in two volumes. In Italian. Written between 1378 and 1385. The protagonists...

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1793 Fables by John Gay with a Life of the Author and Embellished with Plates
1793 Fables by John Gay with a Life of the Author and Embellished with Plates

Price: £60.00

A volume of Fables by John Gay.With a Life of the Author, and embellished with a Plate to each Fable.John Gay (30 June 1685 4 December 1732) was an English poet and dramatist and member of the Scriblerus Club. He is best remembered...

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1793 Lady's Pocket Library Lambert Moore Gregory et al
1793 Lady's Pocket Library Lambert Moore Gregory et al

Price: £175.00

A collection of guidance tales for young women, including a work by Hannah Moore. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and spine decoration. This work contains I. Dr Gregory's Father's Legacy to his Daughters; II. Lady Pennington's...

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1794 4vol Interesting Anecdotes Memoirs Allegorie Essays Mr Addison
1794 4vol Interesting Anecdotes Memoirs Allegorie Essays Mr Addison

Price: £110.00

Four volumes of this varied collection of biographical anecdotes, poetry, essays, and more. Written under the pseudonym of, 'Mr. Addison', the true name of the author of these works is unknown. All printed in the...

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1795 2vol The Adventures of Telemachus Son of Ulysses Joseph Robertson Trans
1795 2vol The Adventures of Telemachus Son of Ulysses Joseph Robertson Trans

Price: £180.00

The first edition of Joseph Robertson's translation of Fenelon's famous work.In two volumes.With an engraved frontispiece map to volume ICollated, volume II is lacking final 17 pages (book XXIV) and index. Pages from another...

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1795 Six Satires of Horace William Clubbe Maecena Free Imitation Literal Version
1795 Six Satires of Horace William Clubbe Maecena Free Imitation Literal Version

Price: £49.99

A scarce first edition of satirical poems exploring the secrets of human happiness and literary perfection.Translated by the Vicar William Clubbe in a style between free imitation and literal version, with the hope of maintaining...

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1796 Thomas Parnell Poetical Works
1796 Thomas Parnell Poetical Works

Price: £69.99

A collection of Parnell's poetical works - Cooke's Edition,Thomas Parnell (1679 1718) was an Anglo-Irish poet and clergyman who was a friend of both Alexander Pope and Jonathan Swift. It is said of his poetry 'it was in keeping with...

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1797 2 Vols Jerusalem Delivered 1st edition Scarce Illustrated Hoole Tasso
1797 2 Vols Jerusalem Delivered 1st edition Scarce Illustrated Hoole Tasso

Price: £90.00

A scarce first edition translation of Tasso's Jerusalem Delivered. Includes elegantly engraved frontispiece portraits and a chapter titled, The Life of Tasso. The work is a mythical version of the First Crusade...

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1798 5Vol The Works of Horatio Walpole Earl of Oxford Complete and Illustrated
1798 5Vol The Works of Horatio Walpole Earl of Oxford Complete and Illustrated

Price: £375.00

The complete set of The Works of Horatio Walpole, Earl of Orford, illustrated with vignette titles and delightfully engraved plates. First edition. Four further volumes were added to the set: volume six in 1818, volumes seven and...

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1798 Moral Amusement Selection of Tales Histories Anecdotes Young Minds First
1798 Moral Amusement Selection of Tales Histories Anecdotes Young Minds First

Price: £99.99

An amusing collection of anecdotes for young people. With two copperplate inscriptions to front blank. Previous owner's label to verso of front free endpaper. With a publisher's catalogue to rear page.

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1798 Roberte the Deuyll a Metrical ROMANCE
1798 Roberte the Deuyll a Metrical ROMANCE

Price: £140.00

This is a scarce lyrical retelling of the medieval legend of Robert the Devil's son , told in verse.  Mythology describes Robert as the devil's son, for his mother, despairing of heaven's aid in order to obtain a...

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1798 The Poetical Works of William Collins Illustrated Engravings Fiction Poetry
1798 The Poetical Works of William Collins Illustrated Engravings Fiction Poetry

Price: £125.00

An attractively bound little volume of the poetry of William Collins. Collins was an important poet of the middle decades of the 18th century. His lyrical odes mark a turn away from the Augustan poetry of Alexander Pope's generation...

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1799 2 Vol Histoire De Tristan De Leonois La Reine Yseult Tressan Illus Plates
1799 2 Vol Histoire De Tristan De Leonois La Reine Yseult Tressan Illus Plates

Price: £150.00

A scarce set of this French copy of the legend of Tristan and Isolde, in fine bindings. 'History of Leonois Tristan and Queen Isolde'. Featuring five engraved plates. Complete in two volumes. With the pictorial bookplate...

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1799 2 Vols POEMS and PLAYS by Jane WEST
1799 2 Vols POEMS and PLAYS by Jane WEST

Price: £1,275.00

A scarce copy of poems and plays by the conservative author, Jane West. Bound in calf with gilt lettering and spine decoration. Complete in Two Volumes. "West's reputation in her own day was for the clear didacticism...

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1800 L'Enfant de Bordel Ou Les Aventures de Cherubin Libertine Adventure Brothel
1800 L'Enfant de Bordel Ou Les Aventures de Cherubin Libertine Adventure Brothel

Price: £47.00

An interesting example of a scandalous and somewhat erotic 19th century novel.Bound without, and lacking the six steel engravings.In original French.Very scarce with only two copies on Copac, one held at the...

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1800 Vicar of WAKEFIELD by Oliver GOLDSMITH
1800 Vicar of WAKEFIELD by Oliver GOLDSMITH

Price: £53.99

An excellent reference copy, in a fine binding, of Goldsmith's enduring novel, The Vicar of Wakefield. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. With five plates, collated complete. It "was not until...

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1801 The LITTLE MOUNTAINEERS Ducray-Dumenil trans.
1801  The LITTLE MOUNTAINEERS  Ducray-Dumenil  trans.

Price: £459.99

A bright copy of the scarce The Little Mountaineers of Auvergne in English, translated from the French. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decoration. Scarce English edition. Translated from the French, Petit-Jacques et...

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1801 2vol Tales of Wonder M G Lewis First Edition Short Stories Walter Scott
1801 2vol Tales of Wonder M G Lewis First Edition Short Stories Walter Scott

Price: £995.00

A first edition of this collection of horror poems and ballads, which include some of Walter Scott's earliest poems. Also with eight poems by Robert Southey, one by John Leyden and nine by Matthew Gregory Lewis.  Scott's...

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1801 2vols Louisa or the Cottage on the Moor Seventh Edition Elizabeth Helme
1801 2vols Louisa or the Cottage on the Moor Seventh Edition Elizabeth Helme

Price: £40.00

Two volumes of this popular novel by Elizabeth Helme.Scarce edition of this novel with only one on wroldcat and none on copac. No collation available, though appears complete in two volumes.Printed by T Davison for G...

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1801 Fiction SENTIMENTAl JOURNEY Novel STERNE Plates
1801 Fiction SENTIMENTAl JOURNEY Novel STERNE Plates

Price: £39.99

An illustrated, early nineteenth century edition of the Sentimental Journey. Bound in paper-covered boards. A New Edition. With six engraved plates, including frontis. Collated complete. Bears S. Jacson's signatures on the...

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1801 Il Teatro Moderno Applaudito Ossia Raccolta Tomo XLI
1801 Il Teatro Moderno Applaudito Ossia Raccolta Tomo XLI

Price: £44.99

An scarce edition of this celebration of modern Italian theatre, including tragedies, comedies, dramas, and farces. In the original Italian. Accompanied by Historical and Critical notes. Volume sixty-one.

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1801 The History of Rasselas Prince of Abyssinia Samuel Johnson Illustrated
1801 The History of Rasselas Prince of Abyssinia Samuel Johnson Illustrated

Price: £25.00

An illustrated edition of this novella by Samuel Johnson.With five plates and an engraved frontispiece.

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1801-05 3vols The Works of Peter Pindar Esquire
1801-05 3vols The Works of Peter Pindar Esquire

Price: £180.00

A collection of The Works of Peter Pindar, Esquire.In three volumes; originally published in two volumes, with an additional volume published at a later date.John Wolcot (9 May 1738 14 January 1819) was an English satirist, who wrote...

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1802 The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare Revised George Steevens Volume III
1802 The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare Revised George Steevens Volume III

Price: £90.00

A single volume of the plays of Shakespeare revised by George Steevens.Volume three of nine with 12 full page plates.Plays include: The Merchant of VeniceAs You Like ItThe Taming of the ShrewAll's Well that Ends WellGeorge Steevens...

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1804 14 Vol The British Classics: Tatler, Spectator and Guardian Illustrated
1804 14 Vol The British Classics: Tatler, Spectator and Guardian Illustrated

Price: £475.00

 A wonderful complete collection of these classic works containing articles from great British newspapers of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, compiled by John Sharpe, renowned publisher of the early 1800s.   Fourteen...

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1804 2 Vols GIL BLAS by Le SAGE
1804 2 Vols GIL BLAS by Le SAGE

Price: £230.00

An uncommon Spanish translation of famous French picaresque novel Gil Blas. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and decoration. Complete in Four Volumes. Four Volumes bound as Two. In Spanish. With...

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1804 2Vol L'Eneid Traduite Par Jaques Delille The Aeneid French Transaltion
1804 2Vol L'Eneid Traduite Par Jaques Delille The Aeneid French Transaltion

Price: £180.00

A two volume set of The Aeneid translated into French. Four volumes in two.Complete in two volumes with the full twelve books of the Aeneid.Translated to French by Jacques Delille with notes and remarks.

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1805 3vol Mr Pratt Harvest-Home With Supplementary Gleanings Original Drama Poem
1805 3vol Mr Pratt Harvest-Home With Supplementary Gleanings Original Drama Poem

Price: £140.00

Harvest-Home consisting of Supplementary Gleanings; Original Dramas and Poems , Contributions of Literary Friends and Select Re-publications including Sympathy, a Poem by Mr. Pratt with a portrait to frontispiece to volume one. Revised,...

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1805 4vols The Works of Edmund Spenser Four of Eight Volumes
1805 4vols The Works of Edmund Spenser Four of Eight Volumes

Price: £39.99

A collection of the works of Edmund Spenser. Four of the complete eight volumes. The set consists of: Volume II, Volume III,  Volume V and Volume VI. With the principal illustrations of various commentators. Edmund...

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1806 4Vols The History of Tom Jones Henry Fielding Complete Pocket Sized
1806 4Vols The History of Tom Jones Henry Fielding Complete Pocket Sized

Price: £700.00

A pocket sized collection comprising Henry Fielding's comic novel Tom Jones.Forming part of Baillie's Elegant Pocket Editions of Selected Novels, with a life of the author.Henry Fielding was an English novelist and dramatist known...

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1806 8 Vols WORKS of Alexander POPE Ed. Lisle BOWLES
1806 8 Vols WORKS of Alexander POPE Ed. Lisle BOWLES

Price: £275.00

A scarce set of The Works of Alexander Pope edited by William Lisle Bowles. This set is in need of some care and attention, and priced accordingly. Bound in leather with gilt lettering. This is the first edition of The Works of Alexander...

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1806 9Vol The Works of Henry Fielding with an Essay on his Life Arthur Murphy
1806 9Vol The Works of Henry Fielding with an Essay on his Life Arthur Murphy

Price: £225.00

A new edition of Henry Fielding's brilliantly humorous and satirical works.  "With an essay on the life and genius by Arthur Murphy." With a portrait frontispiece to volume one. Volume one to three containing Plays....

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1806 Rasselas: A Tale by Dr Johnson Illustrated frontispiece Pocket Sized
1806 Rasselas: A Tale by Dr Johnson Illustrated frontispiece Pocket Sized

Price: £28.00

A pocket sized edition of Johnson's apologue.Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born at Titley Court, Herefordshire, was a noted and varied collector. She kept...

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1806 Rymer The Spaniard Or The Pride Of Birth First Edition Novel
1806 Rymer The Spaniard Or The Pride Of Birth First Edition Novel

Price: £140.00

A very scarce first edition of this book by M. Rymer.Scarce in any printing.Set in various locations throughout the country, the book offers interesting insight into the country's state during the early Nineteenth Century.

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1806 Thaddeus of Warsaw One Volume out of Four by Miss Porter Fourth Edition
1806 Thaddeus of Warsaw One Volume out of Four by Miss Porter Fourth Edition

Price: £29.99

Volume one of the historical novel thought of as one of the earliest examples of the historical novel which is based on Polish-refugee eyewitness accounts of the doomed Polish independence struggle of the 1790s. Fourth...

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1806-13 7vol Works of Sir Walter Scott Minstrelsy Rokeby Sir Tristram
1806-13 7vol Works of Sir Walter Scott Minstrelsy Rokeby Sir Tristram

Price: £285.00

) 8.5" by 5.5"; (clxvi) 282pp.; 434pp.; 465pp.; (cxxii) 385pp.; 349pp., 180pp.; 377pp., (cxxviii); 413pp.  

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1808 18vol Works Of John Dryden With Notes And Life Of Author By Walter Scott
1808 18vol Works Of John Dryden With Notes And Life Of Author By Walter Scott

Price: £975.00

The Works of John Dryden Illustrated, now first collected in eighteen volumes with Notes Historical, Critical, and Explanatory, and A Life of the Author by Sir Walter Scott. With an engraved portrait of Dryden to frontispiece...

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1808 4v Arabian Nights Entertainments or The Thousand and One Nights GS Beaumont
1808 4v Arabian Nights Entertainments or The Thousand and One Nights GS Beaumont

Price: £900.00

Four volumes of Arabian Nights Entertainments.This work is the famous collection of Middle Eastern and South Asian stories and folk tales. It is also known as One Thousand and one Nights.Complete in four volumes.With two illustrated...

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1808 Marmion A Tale Of Flodden Field Walter Scott Poem War History 3 Vols
1808 Marmion A Tale Of Flodden Field Walter Scott Poem War History 3 Vols

Price: £300.00

 A collection of three large paper copies of these handsome volumes of some of Walter Scott's works. Marmion: A Tale of Flodden Field is a first edition volume of Scott's epic poem.  It is a verse in six cantos about...

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1808 The Lay of the Last Minstrel SIR WALTER SCOTT
1808 The Lay of the Last Minstrel SIR WALTER SCOTT

Price: £299.99

A handsome copy of Sir Walter Scott's The Lay of the Last Minstrel. Bound in diced calf leather with gilt lettering and decoration. Has been professionally rebacked and the leather repaired. Eighth edition. A very smart copy. Sir...

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1809 2vol Coelebs In Search Of A Wife Observations Domestic Habits Manners Moral
1809 2vol Coelebs In Search Of A Wife Observations Domestic Habits Manners Moral

Price: £160.00

Coelebs in Search of a Wife. Comprehending Observations on Domestic Habits and Manners, Religion and Morals by Hannah More, written under the pseudonym "Coelebs". In two volumes complete. Seventh edition. Coelebs in Search of...

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1809 3vol Mathilde Memoires Tires de L'Histoire ders Croisades Madame Cottin
1809 3vol Mathilde Memoires Tires de L'Histoire ders Croisades Madame Cottin

Price: £175.00

Engaging and moving fictionalised account of the crusades, focusing on the desires and anxieties of that era. Interesting crested bookplates of Frankland to front pastedowns. Volumes I, II and III of a four volume set. Sophie...

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1809 4vol Woman or Ida of Athens Lady Sydney Owenson Morgan
1809 4vol Woman or Ida of Athens Lady Sydney Owenson Morgan

Price: £1,500.00

A first edition of this novel from Victorian socialite, Lady Sydney Morgan. Sydney, Lady Morgan (nee Owenson; 25 December 1781 14 April 1859), was an Irish novelist.She was one of the most vivid and hotly discussed literary figures...

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1809 A Sequel to the Antidote to the Miseries of Human Life Harriet Corp
1809 A Sequel to the Antidote to the Miseries of Human Life Harriet Corp

Price: £39.99

A scarce copy of Harriet Corp's didactic fictional work. 'Containing a further account of Mrs. Placid and her daughter Rachel'. Half-title is present. The Miseries of Human Life was written by James Beresford (17641840) and published...

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1809 The Prose Works of John Milton with New Translations and an Introduction
1809 The Prose Works of John Milton with New Translations and an Introduction

Price: £40.00

Volume I only of II of the Prose Works of John Milton.With New Translations and an Introduction by George Burnett.George Burnett (177611) was an English nonconformist minister, surgeon and tutor, known best as a writer.

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1810 5vol The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser Engraved Titles Faerie Queene
1810 5vol The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser Engraved Titles Faerie Queene

Price: £69.99

The John Sharpe edition of Spenser's Poetical Works. Spenser (c1552 - 13 January 1599) was an important English poet and Poet Laureate best known for The Faerie Queene, an epic poem celebrating, through fantastical allegory, the...

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1810 English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire by Lord Byron
1810 English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire by Lord Byron

Price: £160.00

A third edition of English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers; a Satire by Lord Byron. With a variant title-page. English Bards and Scotch Reviewers is a satirical poem written by Lord Byron. It was first published, anonymously,...

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1810 English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire by Lord Byron Third Edition
1810 English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire by Lord Byron Third Edition

Price: £45.00

A third edition of English Bards and Scotch Reviewers, Lord Byron's first major satire.Unusual in the original publisher's boards. It was put into the hands of his relation, R. C. Dallas, requesting him to "...get it published...

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1810 English Bards and Scotch Reviewers by Lord Byron Satire Poetry Third Ed
1810 English Bards and Scotch Reviewers by Lord Byron Satire Poetry Third Ed

Price: £99.99

Lord Byron's satirical poem English Bards and Scotch Reviewers.  First published, anonymously, in March 1809; a second, expanded edition followed later in 1809, with Byron identified as the author. Third edition.

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1810 Lord Byron English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire
1810 Lord Byron English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire

Price: £90.00

A third edition of English Bards and Scotch Reviewers, Lord Byron's first major satire.Unusual in the original publisher's boards. It was put into the hands of his relation, R. C. Dallas, requesting him to "...get it published...

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1810 Lord Byron's English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire
1810 Lord Byron's English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire

Price: £89.99

A third edition of English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers; a Satire by Lord Byron.English Bards and Scotch Reviewers is a satirical poem written by Lord Byron. It was first published, anonymously, in March 1809; the opening parodies the...

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1810 Lord Byron's English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire Third Edition
1810 Lord Byron's English Bards and Scotch Reviewers a Satire Third Edition

Price: £49.99

A third edition of English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers; a Satire by Lord Byron. With a variant title-page. English Bards and Scotch Reviewers is a satirical poem written by Lord Byron. It was first published, anonymously,...

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1810 Meditations and Contemplations by James Hervey Illustrated Engraved Title
1810 Meditations and Contemplations by James Hervey Illustrated Engraved Title

Price: £34.99

An elegantly illustrated edition of Hervey's Meditations. "Containing Meditations Among the Tombs; Reflections on a Flower Garden; A descant on Creation; Contemplations on the Night; Contemplations on the Starry Heavens and A Winter...

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1810 Poems by Thomas Campbell Two Volumes Bound as One
1810 Poems by Thomas Campbell Two Volumes Bound as One

Price: £39.99

A collection of poetry by Thomas Campbell, in two volumes bound as one.Author of "The Pleasures of Hope."Containing Gertrude of Wyoming, and Miscellaneous Pieces.

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1810 The Lady of the Lake A Romance Vol I Founded on a Poem by Walter Scott
1810 The Lady of the Lake A Romance Vol I Founded on a Poem by Walter Scott

Price: £160.00

A very scarce first edition of this anonymous work based on Walter Scott's Lady of the Lake. Though no author is printed, Thomas John Dibdin  was the acknowledged author of The Lady of the Lake, a melodramatic romance in two acts...

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1810 The MAN Of The WORLD Henry Mackenzie Tegg's Miss Burney
1810 The MAN Of The WORLD Henry Mackenzie Tegg's Miss Burney

Price: £79.99

A nice little copy of Mackenzie's Man of the World. Part of 'Tegg's Miniature Novelists', edited by Miss Burney. With a frontispiece and vignette title. Henry Mackenzie (August, 1745 - 14 January 1831) was a Scottish novelist...

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1810 Travels Of Anacharsis The Younger In Greece Fourth Century Fold Out Map
1810 Travels Of Anacharsis The Younger In Greece Fourth Century Fold Out Map

Price: £69.99

The Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece, about a young Scythian descended from Anacharsis, is an imaginary travel journal and one of the first historical novels in the late 18th century. With a fold-out 'Map of...

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1811 4vols in 2 Adventures of Peregrine Pickle With Memoirs of A Lady of Quality
1811 4vols in 2 Adventures of Peregrine Pickle With Memoirs of A Lady of Quality

Price: £120.00

The complete four volumes of Smollett's picaresque novel. Four volumes bound as two. Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born at Titley Court, Herefordshire,...

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1811 Dinarbas C E Knight Continuation of Rasselas
1811 Dinarbas C E Knight Continuation of Rasselas

Price: £39.99

An allegorical work by C.E. Knight, intended as a continuation of a work by Samuel Johnson. Fifth edition. Ellis Cornelia Knight (17571837) was a writer and painter who socialized with many of the notable personalities of the late...

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1812 2vols in 1 The Works of Tibullus James Grainger From the Latin Illustrated
1812 2vols in 1 The Works of Tibullus James Grainger From the Latin Illustrated

Price: £60.00

The works of Latin poet Tibullus.Two volumes bound as one in this pocket-sized format.With a frontispiece to each volume. Translated from the original Latin into English by James Grainger.Tibullus was best known for his elegies and...

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1812 Miscellaneous Works TIM BOBBIN Illustrated Flying Dragon Lancashire
1812 Miscellaneous Works TIM BOBBIN Illustrated Flying Dragon Lancashire

Price: £250.00

A fantastic collection of satirical character sketches and images from the 'Lancashire Hogarth'. Featuring a frontispiece and numerous further plates featuring Collier's humorous illustrations and caricatures. 'Containing...

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1812 Rejected Addresses New Theatrum Poetarum First edition Parodies Competition
1812 Rejected Addresses New Theatrum Poetarum First edition Parodies Competition

Price: £29.00

A first edition of one of the most successful humorous books of the early nineteenth century, that "brought the craft of parody to maturity." A collection of parodies of all the best-known contemporary poets, feigning that...

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1812 Tales by the Rev George Crabbe First Edition
1812 Tales by the Rev George Crabbe First Edition

Price: £125.00

A first edition collection of verse tales by the Rev. George Crabbe. George Crabbe (24 December 1754 3 February 1832) was an English poet, surgeon, and clergyman. He is best known for his early use of the realistic narrative form...

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1812 The Hive of Ancient and Modern Literature Thomas Bewick Woodcuts
1812 The Hive of Ancient and Modern Literature Thomas Bewick Woodcuts

Price: £275.00

The fourth edition of this anthology.Illustrated throughout, with several large vignette woodcuts. Illustrations are by Thomas Bewick and L Clennell. Thomas Bewick was an incredibly famous engraver and natural history...

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1813 5vols Oeuvres de Jean Racine in the Original French
1813 5vols Oeuvres de Jean Racine in the Original French

Price: £230.00

A collection of the Works of Jean Racine.Complete in five volumes.In the original French.With a Frontispiece to volume I.From the Collection of the Best Works in the French LanguagePrinted on fine paper.Jean Racine, baptismal name...

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1813 Intercepted Letters Twopenny Post Bag Trifles Reprinted Thomas Brown
1813 Intercepted Letters Twopenny Post Bag Trifles Reprinted Thomas Brown

Price: £49.99

A humorous early nineteenth-century work, set out in the form of letters. Seventh edition. This work is generally considered one of the most successful humorous books of the early nineteenth century, and 'brought the craft...

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1814 Elizabeth or Exiles of Siberia Madame de Cottin Mary Meek First
1814 Elizabeth or Exiles of Siberia Madame de Cottin Mary Meek First

Price: £225.00

An uncommon edition of this work by Madame de Cottin.Printed in English. The first translation from the original French by Mary Meeke.With an engraved frontispiece and title page by Robert Cruikshank.

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1814 Poems by William Cowper of the Inner Temple ed by Rev John Newton
1814 Poems by William Cowper of the Inner Temple ed by Rev John Newton

Price: £39.99

A volume of Poems by William Cowper.Edited by the Rev. John Newton with the Life of the Author by the Rev. David M'Nicoll.A new edition.

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1814 The Bride of Abydos a Turkish Tale by Lord Byron
1814 The Bride of Abydos a Turkish Tale by Lord Byron

Price: £69.99

A ninth edition of this work of poetry by Lord Byron. The Bride of Abydos is a poem written by Lord Byron in 1813. One of his earlier works, The Bride of Abydos is considered to be one of his "Heroic Poems", along with The...

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1814 The Corsair by Lord Byron Seventh Edition
1814 The Corsair by Lord Byron Seventh Edition

Price: £89.99

An uncommon edition of The Corsair by Lord Byron. The Corsair is a tale in verse by Lord Byron published in 1814, which was extremely popular and influential in its day, selling ten thousand copies on its first day of sale. Its...

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1814 The History of Rasselas Prince of Abyssinia Samuel Johnson Provincial Print
1814 The History of Rasselas Prince of Abyssinia Samuel Johnson Provincial Print

Price: £98.00

An scarce provincial printing of this novella by Samuel Johnson.This work by Samuel Johnson stands as an apologue about happiness. Johnson wrote the work in one week to help pay for his mother's funeral.

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1814 The Holy War Made By Shaddai Upon Diabolus John Bunyan Pocket Sized
1814 The Holy War Made By Shaddai Upon Diabolus John Bunyan Pocket Sized

Price: £25.00

A pocket-sized edition of Bunyan's allegorical novel.A story of the town Mansoul and its deception into rebellion.Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born...

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1815 2Vol Poems William Cowper of the Inner Temple Complete Illustrated
1815 2Vol Poems William Cowper of the Inner Temple Complete Illustrated

Price: £190.00

A charming set of poetical anthologies from prolific poet, William Cowper. Adorned with a beautifully engraved frontispiece to each volume, as well as a second plate of Cowper to volume one. Complete in two volumes.

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1815 Elizabeth Or The Exiles Of Siberia Sophie De Cottin Mrs Meeke Historical
1815 Elizabeth Or The Exiles Of Siberia Sophie De Cottin Mrs Meeke Historical

Price: £29.99

A first edition of Sophie Cottin's historical romance. First Edition. 'From the French of Madame de Cottin'. Featuring an engraved frontispiece and an additional engraved titlepage. With a publisher's catalogue to the rear. Sophie...

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1815 RASSELAS Prince Of Abissinia A Tale Dr Johnson
1815 RASSELAS Prince Of Abissinia A Tale Dr Johnson

Price: £19.99

A small, early nineteenth-century copy of Johnson's moral fable. Featuring an illustrated frontispiece. The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia, often abbreviated to Rasselas, is an apologue about happiness by Samuel Johnson....

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1815 Sir Walter Scott Guy Mannering Astrologer Novel Volume One First Edition
1815 Sir Walter Scott Guy Mannering Astrologer Novel Volume One First Edition

Price: £60.00

A first edition of this popular novel by Sir Walter Scott, volume one of three.Released anonymously, or, at least under the moniker 'The Author of "Waverley"', the book was a huge success upon release, selling out on the first day...

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1815 Vol I - IV MISCELLANEOUS WORKS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH
1815 Vol I - IV MISCELLANEOUS WORKS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH

Price: £143.99

Four full leather hardbacks with gilt lettering on their spines. Oliver Goldsmith who was an Anglo-Irish writer, poet, and physician known for his novel The Vicar of Wakefield, his pastoral poem The Deserted Village, which was written...

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1816 3vol The Antiquary by SIR WALTER SCOTT
1816 3vol The Antiquary by SIR WALTER SCOTT

Price: £239.99

A second edition of Sir Walter Scott's The Antiquary. Bound in the publisher's original boards and spine labels, with adverts. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (1771   1832) was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and...

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1816 PAUL'S Letters To His KINSFOLK Walter SCOTT
1816 PAUL'S Letters To His KINSFOLK Walter SCOTT

Price: £99.99

Walter Scott's fictionalised letters detailing his experiences as he wandered the post-battle battlefields of Europe after the Napoleonic Wars. Second Edition. Including details of Napoleon's last campaign based on interviews...

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1816 The Relicks of a Saint a Right Merry Tale Ferdinand Farquhar First Edition
1816 The Relicks of a Saint a Right Merry Tale Ferdinand Farquhar First Edition

Price: £170.00

A first edition of Ferdinand Farquhar's The Relicks of a Saint. Featuring the original humorous hand-coloured frontispiece by renowned English caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson. In two parts.

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1816 The Twin Sisters or the Advantages of Religion Sandham Moral Novel
1816 The Twin Sisters or the Advantages of Religion Sandham Moral Novel

Price: £18.99

An allegorical novel intended to instill the benefits of devotion in young people, shown through a story about two sisters. Eight edition. With engraved frontispiece. The author, Elizabeth Sandham, was the author of many instructional...

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1816 Wildgoose SPIRITUAL QUIXOTE by Richard GRAVES
1816 Wildgoose SPIRITUAL QUIXOTE by Richard GRAVES

Price: £159.99

A handsomely bound copy of The Spiritual Quixote. Bound in the original Regency mottled calf leather with marbled edges and gilt lettering and decoration. Richard Graves (1715 1804) was an English poet and novelist. He was an...

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1817 10Vol The Works of the late William Cowper Illustrated Letters
1817 10Vol The Works of the late William Cowper Illustrated Letters

Price: £120.00

A scarce ten volume collection of William Cowper's poetry, letters and translations. Volumes I, II contains Cowper's poetry, including Lines Addressed to Dr. Darwin, Ode to Apollo, The Faithful Bird and his most substantial...

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1817 2vol Tales of the Castle Stories of Instruction Madame de Genlis Holcroft
1817 2vol Tales of the Castle Stories of Instruction Madame de Genlis Holcroft

Price: £300.00

An English translation of this instructional tale from Madame de Genlis. With engraved frontispiece and additional title page. Madame de Genlis was and is best known for her children's works. In Britain, many readers who were sceptical...

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1817 6Vol The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett Robert Anderson
1817 6Vol The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett Robert Anderson

Price: £300.00

A fifth edition of this collection of works by Tobias Smollett.With a memoir by Robert Anderson.Tobias George Smollett was a Scottish poet and author best known for his picaresque novels. His works influenced later writers such as...

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1817 Elizabeth or Exiles of Siberia Madame Cottin Illustrated by Rich Westall
1817 Elizabeth or Exiles of Siberia Madame Cottin Illustrated by Rich Westall

Price: £80.00

Illustrated edition of Madame Cottin's wildly romantic but moral tale.With 5 full page plates of illustrations by Richard Westall, royal artist to Queen Victoria.Madame Cottin, otherwise known as Sophie Ristaud...

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1817 Keepers Travels in Search of His Master Edward Augustus Kendall Illustrated
1817 Keepers Travels in Search of His Master Edward Augustus Kendall Illustrated

Price: £36.00

A pocket sized children's novel by miscellaneous writer Edward Augustus Kendall.The 'New Edition' of this work. With publisher's advertisements bound to rear. With an illustrated frontispiece.Keeper's Travels was an incredibly...

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1817 The Task Poetry William Cowper Fine Binding Illustrated
1817 The Task Poetry William Cowper Fine Binding Illustrated

Price: £29.99

An early nineteenth-century edition of Cowper's The Task.The Task: A Poem, in Six Books is a poem in blank verse by William Cowper published in 1785, usually seen as his supreme achievement. Its six books are called "The Sofa" , "The...

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1817-8 4vol Tales of my Landlord Second Series Jedediah Cleishbotham Scott
1817-8 4vol Tales of my Landlord Second Series Jedediah Cleishbotham Scott

Price: £120.00

These short stories are written by the imaginary character Jedediah Cleishbotham, school master and Parish-clerk of Gandcercleigh, actually written by the famous Sir Walter Scott. Second Series. There were originally four...

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1818 2 Vols in 1 The Minor Poems of William Cowper Leather
1818 2 Vols in 1 The Minor Poems of William Cowper Leather

Price: £49.99

A beautifully illustrated collection of poems by Cowper.William Cowper (1731 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing...

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1818 2 Vols in 1 William Cowper The Minor Poems of William Cowper
1818 2 Vols in 1 William Cowper The Minor Poems of William Cowper

Price: £49.99

A beautifully illustrated collection of poems by Cowper.William Cowper (1731 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing...

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1818 Bello Civili Annaeus Lucanus Hugo Grotti Civil War Caesar
1818 Bello Civili Annaeus Lucanus Hugo Grotti Civil War Caesar

Price: £60.00

The Civil War is a Roman Epic poem on the war waged between Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great's Roman senate forces.The poem, also known as The Pharsalia, commemorates the decisive victory of Caesar during the Battle of Pharsalus,...

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1818 Elizabeth Exiles of Siberia Paul and Virginia Chiswick Press French Fiction
1818 Elizabeth Exiles of Siberia Paul and Virginia Chiswick Press French Fiction

Price: £39.99

Two  English translations of French works, bound in one neat little volume. Consisting of Elizabeth; or, The Exiles of Siberia a "wildly romantic but irreproachably moral tale" by the popular French writer Sophie...

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1818 The Shipwreck a Poem by William Falconer New Edition
1818 The Shipwreck a Poem by William Falconer New Edition

Price: £90.00

A New Edition of William Falconer's The Shipwreck.In the publishers' original boards.William Falconer (21 February 1732 December 1769) was a Scottish poet.Falconer was a sailor, and was thus thoroughly competent to describe the...

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1818-20 8vol Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron Poems
1818-20 8vol Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron Poems

Price: £325.00

A collection of the poems and writings of Lord Byron. An important early Murray collection. In need of rebacking. Containing: Volume I: Childe Harold Volume II: The Giaour; Bride of Abydos Volume III: The Corsair; Lara Volume...

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1819 10 Vols WORKS of Francis BACON
1819 10 Vols WORKS of Francis BACON

Price: £300.00

A complete set of The Works of Francis Bacon. Bound in calf with gilt lettering and decoration. Ten Volumes, complete. With a presentation binding from Oriel College, Oxford. Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban KC, 1561 1626,...

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1819 3 Vols Peter's Letters by Morris J.G. LOCKHART 1st
1819 3 Vols Peter's Letters by Morris J.G. LOCKHART 1st

Price: £285.00

The first edition collection of Lockhart's satirical letters written as Dr Peter Morris, in an attractive fine binding. Bound in half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering and decoration. Complete...

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1819 3vol Hudibras by Samuel Butler New Edition Engraved Plates
1819 3vol Hudibras by Samuel Butler New Edition Engraved Plates

Price: £120.00

A three-volume copy of Samuel Butler's renowned poem, Hudibras. A New Edition, corrected and enlarged.With Dr Grey's annotations.Illustrated titles to each volume, frontispieces, and five plates (collated complete).Numerous humorous...

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1819 3vols Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain-Rene Lesage in French
1819 3vols Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain-Rene Lesage in French

Price: £385.00

A set of Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain-Rene Lesage.Complete in three volumes.In French.Gil Blas is a picaresque novel by Alain-Rene Lesage published between 1715 and 1735. It is considered to be the last masterpiece of...

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1819 4 vol FLORENCE MACARTHY Irish Tale Lady MORGAN
1819 4 vol FLORENCE MACARTHY Irish Tale Lady MORGAN

Price: £875.00

 A scarce 'national tale' by this patriotic Irish novelist - one of the most vivid literary figures of her time - which combines a romantic plot with discussions of Irish social and political problems. Second Edition. With...

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1819 4 Vol Tales of my Landlord First Series Walter SCOTT
1819 4 Vol Tales of my Landlord First Series Walter SCOTT

Price: £150.00

A uniformly bound set of sixth edition Walter Scott's Old Mortality and The Black Dwarf, considered to be the best of Scott's novels. Written under Scott's pseudonym Jedediah Cleishbotham, described as schoolmaster ...

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1819 Human Life a Poem by Samuel Rogers First Edition
1819 Human Life a Poem by Samuel Rogers First Edition

Price: £140.00

A first edition of this poem by Samuel Rogers.Samuel Rogers (30 July 1763 18 December 1855) was an English poet, during his lifetime one of the most celebrated, although his fame has long since been eclipsed by his Romantic colleagues...

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1819-25 4vol English Stories 3vol And Grecian Stories 1vol By Maria Hack First
1819-25 4vol English Stories 3vol And Grecian Stories 1vol By Maria Hack First

Price: £430.00

  A uniformly bound collection of these scarce works by Maria Hack with engravings to frontispieces of each volume. First editions. In four volumes. The volumes are as follows: Grecian Stories: Take From the Works of Eminent...

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1820 2vol Tales Of The Genii Translated From Persian By C Morell Illustrated
1820 2vol Tales Of The Genii Translated From Persian By C Morell Illustrated

Price: £330.00

 Tales of the Genii is a collection of stories by James Kenneth Ridley based on those of the Arabian Nights.  With illustrated half titles and engraved plates drawn by R. Westall . First published in two volumes in 1764,...

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1820 2vol The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe Defoe Stothard Illustration
1820 2vol The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe Defoe Stothard Illustration

Price: £1,900.00

Two beautifully bound volumes of this famous adventure work.Robinson Crusoe is presented to the reader as an autobiography of Robinson, a castaway who spends thirty years on a remote tropical island. The works discusses his encounters...

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1820 3vol LITERARY HOURS Sketches Nathan Drake
1820 3vol LITERARY HOURS Sketches Nathan Drake

Price: £99.99

Nathan Drake's charming collection of short works. The fourth edition, corrected. Complete in three volumes. Nathan Drake (17661836) was an essayist and physician. He published various collections of miscellaneous essays, critical,...

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1820 3vol Sir Walter Scott Ivanoe A Romance Second Edition
1820 3vol Sir Walter Scott Ivanoe A Romance Second Edition

Price: £650.00

A handsomely bound early edition Ivanhoe, a historical novel by Sir Walter Scott published in 1820, and set in 12th-century England. With a dedicatory epistle to the Rev. Dr. Dryasdust, F.A.S. to front of volume one by...

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1820 4 Vols DON QUIXOTE by Cervantes Westall Edition
1820 4 Vols DON QUIXOTE by Cervantes Westall Edition

Price: £820.00

A lovely illustrated edition of Don Quixote in a smart decorative binding that would be a beautiful addition to any library. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decoration. With Twenty illustrations from Designs by Richard...

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1820 Display A Tale Jane Taylor Illustrated Frontis Ninth Edition Childrens
1820 Display A Tale Jane Taylor Illustrated Frontis Ninth Edition Childrens

Price: £165.00

The ninth edition of this popular novel in an attractive morocco binding.Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist. Written by poet and novelist Jane Taylor. Taylor's best...

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1820 Non Mi Ricordo Illustrated George Cruikshank W. Hone Satiric Pamphlet
1820 Non Mi Ricordo Illustrated George Cruikshank W. Hone Satiric Pamphlet

Price: £220.00

 A humorous satirical pamphlet on the testimony of Queen Caroline's Italian servant in the divorce proceedings initiated by George IV against her. Fourteenth edition. Adorned with three beautifully engraved...

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1820 Select Fables With Cuts Designed Engraved Thomas And John Bewick Memoir
1820 Select Fables With Cuts Designed Engraved Thomas And John Bewick Memoir

Price: £745.00

A large selection of fables illustrated with numerous engravings by Thomas and John Bewick illustrating every page. With a memoir, catalogue and portraits to front and an alphabetised table of contents. Thomas Bewick (12 August...

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1820-21 15Vol Oeuvres de Mme la Baronne de Stael French Literature
1820-21 15Vol Oeuvres de Mme la Baronne de Stael French Literature

Price: £700.00

A fifteen volume set of the works of Germaine de Stael.First edition of the complete works. 15 volumes of original 17.Volumes include: Volume I- Notice sur le caracte`re et les erits de Mme. de Stae-, Lettres sur J.J. Rousseau; Volume...

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1821 12Vol Oeuvres de le Sage Alain-Rene Lesage Le Diable Boiteux-Theatre
1821 12Vol Oeuvres de le Sage Alain-Rene Lesage Le Diable Boiteux-Theatre

Price: £295.00

A scarce collection of work from French novelist and playwright, Alain-Ren Lesage. In French. Volume one contains "Le Diable Boiteux, volume two contains the first part to "Gil Blas", volume three contains the second part...

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1821 2vol Tales of My Landlord WALTER SCOTT Collected by Cleishbotham
1821 2vol Tales of My Landlord WALTER SCOTT Collected by Cleishbotham

Price: £160.00

A collection of short stories from Sir Walter Scott. Tales of my Landlord is a series of novels by Sir Walter Scott that form a subset of the so-called Waverley Novels. They were so called, because they were supposed to be tales...

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1821 3Vol Mr Frere Rank and Fashion or The Mazes of Life A Novel
1821 3Vol Mr Frere Rank and Fashion or The Mazes of Life A Novel

Price: £220.00

A very scarce 3 volume novelWith a large text letter 'To the author of Waverly' by Mr FrereThis early edition is a rare find, with new copies being printed on demand due to the books popularity.

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1821 3vols A Legend of Argyle or Tis a Hundred Years Since David Carey V Scarce
1821 3vols A Legend of Argyle or Tis a Hundred Years Since David Carey V Scarce

Price: £395.00

A scarce set of A Legend of Argyle; or 'Tis a Hundred Years Since by David Carey.Complete in three volumes. Very very scarceCarey, David (178224), journalist and poet. He wrote a satire entitled Ins and Outs, or, The State of Parties,...

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1821 7vol Novels and Tales Walter Scott WAVERLEY Guy Mannering Montrose
1821 7vol Novels and Tales Walter Scott WAVERLEY Guy Mannering Montrose

Price: £160.00

Seven volumes of Walter Scott's famous Waverley novels. Volume I: WaverleyVolume III: Guy ManneringVolume V: The AntiquaryVolume IX: Black DwarfVolume XI: Old MortalityVolume XIV: Heart of Mid-LothianVolume XVI: MontroseIllustrated...

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1821 Don Juan Alfred Thornton Volume the First SCARCE Coloured Plates
1821 Don Juan Alfred Thornton Volume the First SCARCE Coloured Plates

Price: £395.00

A scarce copy of the first edition of Alfred Thornton's retelling of the tale of Don Juan. Illustrated with thirteen coloured plates (collated, missing two).The first volume is satirical, and parodies the Don Juan of Mozart and Byron.Don...

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1821 The Ayrshire Legatee Or The Pringle Family By John Galt First Edition
1821 The Ayrshire Legatee Or The Pringle Family By John Galt First Edition

Price: £99.99

The Ayrshire Legatees; or, the Pringle Family is a novel by John Galt. First edition.John Galt (1779 - 1839) was a Scottish novelist, entrepreneur, and political and social commentator. Because he was the first novelist to deal with...

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1821 The AYRSHIRE LEGATEES Pringle Family John GALT 1ST
1821 The AYRSHIRE LEGATEES Pringle Family John GALT 1ST

Price: £79.99

Leatherbound volume with gilt tooling to the edges of the boards, marble paper pastedowns, and marbled foredge. John Galt (2 May 1779 11 April 1839) was a Scottish novelist. Born in Irvine, North Ayrshire, Scotland, Galt was the...

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1821 The Works of Thomas Gray Memoirs by W. Mason Frontis
1821 The Works of Thomas Gray Memoirs by W. Mason Frontis

Price: £40.00

An attractive pocket sized edition of the works of Thomas Gray.With an engraved title page and frontispiece.Thomas Gray was an English poet, letter-writer, classical scholar widely known for his Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard....

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1821-2 2vol Homeri Ilias Cum Brevi Annotatione Iliad Homer Classics J Kennedy
1821-2 2vol Homeri Ilias Cum Brevi Annotatione Iliad Homer Classics J Kennedy

Price: £140.00

A scarce translation of Homer's epic poem about the fall of Troy, The Iliad. In Greek and Latin. Good to see in vellum rather than cloth.  Along with the Odyssey, the Iliad is among the oldest extant works of Western literature,...

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1821-25 8vols The Works of Lord Byron
1821-25 8vols The Works of Lord Byron

Price: £600.00

A set of The Works of Lord Byron.Complete in eight volumes.George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, later George Gordon Noel, 6th Baron Byron, FRS (22 January 1788 19 April 1824), commonly known simply as Lord Byron, was a British poet...

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1822 15vols The Works of Lord Byron with a Portrait and a Sketch of his Life
1822 15vols The Works of Lord Byron with a Portrait and a Sketch of his Life

Price: £395.00

An attractive set of The Works of Lord Byron. Fifteen of the complete nineteen volumes. The set consists of volumes 1-15, and is missing 16-19. Volume 1 contains Hours of Idleness, English Bards &c, volume 2-3 contains...

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1822 2 Vol Bracebridge Hall Or The Humorists Washington Irving First UK Edition
1822 2 Vol Bracebridge Hall Or The Humorists Washington Irving First UK Edition

Price: £160.00

The first English edition of Irving's novel, in fine bindings. First UK Edition. Complete in two volumes. With the armorial bookplates of Lawrence W. Adamson to the front pastedowns. This episodic novel was originally published...

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1822 2vol Bracebridge Hall Geoffrey Crayon Washington Irving 1st English Edition
1822 2vol Bracebridge Hall Geoffrey Crayon Washington Irving 1st English Edition

Price: £240.00

The first English edition of Irving's classic novel, Bracebridge Hall; Or, The Humorists, published under his pen-name Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. First English edition. In two volumes complete. Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists,...

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1822 2vol Bracebridge Hall Or Humorists By Geoffrey Crayon First English Edition
1822 2vol Bracebridge Hall Or Humorists By Geoffrey Crayon First English Edition

Price: £210.00

Irving's classic novel, Bracebridge Hall; Or, The Humorists, published under his pen-name Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.First English edition, with half title.In two volumes complete.Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists, A Medley by Washington...

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1822 2vol Bracebridge Hall or the Humorists Washington Irving First Edition
1822 2vol Bracebridge Hall or the Humorists Washington Irving First Edition

Price: £295.00

A copy of this classic collection of intertwining stories by American novelist Washington Irving. Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists, A Medley was written 1821, while he lived in England, and published in 1822. This episodic novel...

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1822 2vol The PIRATE Walter SCOTT
1822 2vol The PIRATE Walter SCOTT

Price: £49.99

Two volumes from this scarce Paris publication of Walter Scott's tale of a shipwrecked Captain. Armorial bookplates of George D. Harvey to front free-endpapers. Volumes I and III of III volumes.

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1822 2vols Mathilde au Mont-Carmel by M Vernes-de-Luze
1822 2vols Mathilde au Mont-Carmel by M Vernes-de-Luze

Price: £145.00

A scarce set of Mathilde au Mont-Carmel, ou Continuation de Mathilde by M.me Cottin, by M. Vernes-De-Luze.Complete in two volumes.Sophie Cottin (22 March 1770 - 25 August 1807) was a French writer whose novels were popular in the 19th...

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1822 3 Vol The Entail Or The Lairds Of Grippy John Galt FIRST Edition Scarce
1822 3 Vol The Entail Or The Lairds Of Grippy John Galt FIRST Edition Scarce

Price: £180.00

A scarce first edition set of Galt's nineteenth-century novel. First Edition. Complete in three volumes. With the armorial bookplates of Henry Haungton to the front pastedowns. John Galt (2 May 1779 11 April 1839) was a Scottish...

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1822 3 Vol The Fortunes Of Nigel Novel Sir Walter Scott FIRST Edition
1822 3 Vol The Fortunes Of Nigel Novel Sir Walter Scott FIRST Edition

Price: £110.00

A first edition of Scott's novel, set in the seventeenth century. First Edition. With half titles to each volume. Complete in three volumes. With a publisher's catalogue to the rear of volume III. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet...

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1822 3vol Pen Owen James Hook Fiction Complete Set Fine Bindings Scarce First Ed
1822 3vol Pen Owen James Hook Fiction Complete Set Fine Bindings Scarce First Ed

Price: £240.00

A handsomely bound set of the novel Pen Owen. Authored by James Hook, Dean of Worcester, who branched into fiction after writing a series of clerical works and pamphlets. His two novels, Pen Owen (1822) and Percy Mallory (1824),...

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1822 3vol Sir Andrew Wylie Of That Ilk By John Galt First Edition
1822 3vol Sir Andrew Wylie Of That Ilk By John Galt First Edition

Price: £195.00

Sir Andrew Wylie, Of That Ilk is a novel by John Galt. Following the life and achievements of its eponymous hero, an aspiring young businessman, from Scotland to London. First edition. In three volumes complete. John...

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1822 3vol The Fortunes of Nigel by Sir Walter Scott Clutterbuck First Edition
1822 3vol The Fortunes of Nigel by Sir Walter Scott Clutterbuck First Edition

Price: £145.00

A first edition of this novel by Sir Walter Scott. Complete in three volumes. With half titles present in each volume and publisher's catalogue to rear of volume III. A young Scottish nobleman, Nigel Olifaunt, Lord Glenvarloch,...

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1822 3vol The Pirate Walter Scott First Edition
1822 3vol The Pirate Walter Scott First Edition

Price: £190.00

The complete set of these highly sought after historical novels from prolific author, Walter Scott. First edition. With two of the volumes featuring their original half title, and four pages of publisher's advertisements,...

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1822 3vols Julia Severa by J C L Simonde de Sismondi
1822 3vols Julia Severa by J C L Simonde de Sismondi

Price: £180.00

A set of this historical novel by J. C. L. Simonde de Sismondi.Complete in three volumes.In the original French.Jean Charles Leonard de Sismondi (19 May 1773 25 June 1842), whose real name was Simonde, was a writer born at Geneva....

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1822 3vols The Works of Right Honourable Sir Chas Hanbury Williams First Edition
1822 3vols The Works of Right Honourable Sir Chas Hanbury Williams First Edition

Price: £350.00

The complete three volumes of Sir Charles Hanbury Williams' works.First edition thus, the first edition of his collected works.With a frontispiece to every volume.Charles Hanbury Williams was a Welsh diplomat, writer and satirist....

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1822 5vol The History of Don Quixote of La Mancha Motteux Cervantes Colour
1822 5vol The History of Don Quixote of La Mancha Motteux Cervantes Colour

Price: £590.00

Motteaux's translation of one of the foremost pieces of European literature, Cervantes' Don Quixote. Including coloured frontispieces to each volume. New edition, with copious notes, and an essay on the life and writings of Cervantes.Published...

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1822 5vols The History of The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha
1822 5vols The History of The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha

Price: £290.00

Complete V volume set of Cervantes' Don Quixote. A new edition with copious notes and an essay on the life and writing of Cervantes.Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly....

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1822 Elizabeth or The Exiles of Siberia Illustrated Madame Cottin
1822 Elizabeth or The Exiles of Siberia Illustrated Madame Cottin

Price: £99.99

A handsomely bound tale from the French of Madame Cottin Illustrated with numerous engraved plates. With notes to the rear.

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1822 History of RASSELAS Samuel JOHNSON Richard Westall
1822 History of RASSELAS Samuel JOHNSON Richard Westall

Price: £165.00

An early nineteenth century Rasselas embellished with Westall's beautiful engravings in a full calf decorative gilt tooled binding. With three engravings from Richard Westall, with an engraved title page. With the armorial...

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1822 MAZES LIFE Rank Fashion Novel Volume III B. FRERE
1822 MAZES LIFE Rank Fashion Novel Volume III B. FRERE

Price: £39.99

A scarce copy of the final volume of this late Georgian novel, otherwise known as 'Rank and Fashion'. Volume III of three volumes.

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1822 Poems by William Cowper Inner Temple John Mc Diarmid Memoir Faithful Bird
1822 Poems by William Cowper Inner Temple John Mc Diarmid Memoir Faithful Bird

Price: £89.99

A scarce collection of Cowper's poetry with his memoir by John McDiarmid.Some of the poems included in the work are; Human Frailty, The Negro's Complaint, Temptation, and The Faithful Bird. Engraved illustrated frontispiece and title...

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