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1858 Robert Smith Surtees Ask Mamma First Edition With Thirteen Colour Plates
1858 Robert Smith Surtees Ask Mamma First Edition With Thirteen Colour Plates

Price: £200.00

A first edition of Robert Smith Surtees' "Ask Mamma", in attractive publishers' cloth binding.With thirteen colour plates by Surtees' long-term collaborator John Leech, as well as many wood engravings in-text, the volume makes for...

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1858 Simple Tales from Other Lands C A Johns The Foster Sisters Illus Scarce
1858 Simple Tales from Other Lands C A Johns The Foster Sisters Illus Scarce

Price: £65.00

This is a scarce illustrated collection of short stories.Stories include: The Foster Sister, The Blind Horse, The Witches' Hut.

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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 Life and Exploits of Robin Hood and Robin Hood's Garland Frontispiece
1858 The Life and Exploits of Robin Hood and Robin Hood's Garland Frontispiece

Price: £65.00

A scarce little book, containing the stories of Robin Hood. With an engraved frontispiece and title page.

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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 Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell by the Rev W A Hill
1858 The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell by the Rev W A Hill

Price: £39.00

A volume of the Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell.With Notes, and a Biographical Sketch.Illustrated by thirty-seven wood-cuts from designs by Harvey.

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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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1858-1864 5vols in 2 Collection of British Authors Trollope Doctor Thorne Small House
1858-1864 5vols in 2 Collection of British Authors Trollope Doctor Thorne Small House

Price: £215.00

Two works from Anthony Trollope's 'Chronicles of Barsetshire', published in the Tauchnitz 'Collection of British Authors' series: 'Doctor Thorne' and 'The Small House at Allington'. Anthony...

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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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1858-59 2vols The Virginians William Makepeace Thackeray First Edition First Issue
1858-59 2vols The Virginians William Makepeace Thackeray First Edition First Issue

Price: £270.00

A first edition, first issue copy of this historical novel by William Makepeace Thackeray. With 'Actresses' on page 207 line 33 and the misnumbered chapters 47 and 48. William Makepeace Thackeray...

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1858-9 2vol The Virginians W M Thackeray Illustrated Novel 1st Edition 1st Issue
1858-9 2vol The Virginians W M Thackeray Illustrated Novel 1st Edition 1st Issue

Price: £400.00

The first edition, first issue of this famous historical novel. Written, and illustrated, by eminent Victorian author, and contemporary of Charles Dickens, William Makepeace Thackeray. Bound...

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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 2vol Adam Bede Sixth Edition Original Cloth Binding George Eliot Novel
1859 2vol Adam Bede Sixth Edition Original Cloth Binding George Eliot Novel

Price: £44.00

Two volumes of George Eliot's first novel Adam Bede.The sixth edition of the novel, published the same year as  the first. Volumes I and II of this triple decker only. Lacking volume III.With sixteen pages of Publisher's adverts...

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1859 2vol in1 Adam Bede George Eliot Tauchnitz Copyright Edition Leather Binding
1859 2vol in1 Adam Bede George Eliot Tauchnitz Copyright Edition Leather Binding

Price: £48.00

The Tauchnitz 'Copyright' Edition of this famous Victorian novel, 'Adam Bede'. Being two volumes bound as one. With 1859 to the title page, being the same year as the first London edition by...

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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 2vols Home Influence A Tale for Mothers and Daughters Grace Aguilar Novel
1859 2vols Home Influence A Tale for Mothers and Daughters Grace Aguilar Novel

Price: £35.00

The complete two volumes of Grace Aguilar's popular novel.Complete in two volumes. Home Influence is a domestic tale by Grace Aguilar. It's sequel The Mother's Recompense was equally as successful and both are her best known works.This...

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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 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 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 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 Kellys and the O'Kellys First Thus Anthony Trollope Novel P J Budworth
1859 The Kellys and the O'Kellys First Thus Anthony Trollope Novel P J Budworth

Price: £550.00

An uncommon first thus of this novel by Anthony Trollope. This is the first edition in one volume, with the first edition of 1848 appearing in three volumes. In the original cloth binding....

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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 Works of Shakespeare Plays Poems Charles Knight Illustrated Nutt Bound
1859 The Works of Shakespeare Plays Poems Charles Knight Illustrated Nutt Bound

Price: £325.00

A beautifully illustrated edition of William Shakespeare's works.In a contemporary W Nutt binding for Wellington College dated 1861.Illustrated throughout with numerous plates by W HarveyThe seventh edition of this text.This text...

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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 Holmby House a Tale of Old Northamptonshire G J Whyte Melville
1860 2Vol Holmby House a Tale of Old Northamptonshire G J Whyte Melville

Price: £120.00

A two volume set of this work by G J Whyte Melville.Complete in two volumes. George John Whyte Melville was a Scottish novelist of the sporting-field and a poet.

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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 2vols in1 Transformation or The Romance of Monte Beni Nathaniel Hawthorne
1860 2vols in1 Transformation or The Romance of Monte Beni Nathaniel Hawthorne

Price: £180.00

A Tauchnitz edition of this major Romance by Nathaniel Hawthorne.Transformation, Or The Romance of Monte Bene was the last of the four major romances by Hawthorne. It is set in a fantastical Italy on the eve of the American Civil War....

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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 48vol Waverley Novels Sir Walter Scott Engraved Title Pages
1860 48vol Waverley Novels Sir Walter Scott Engraved Title Pages

Price: £595.00

A complete, uniformly-bound collection of Scott's Waverley Novels.Illustrated with engraved title pages and frontispieces to each volume. Containing:1 and 2: Waverley (in two volumes)3 and 4: Guy Mannering (in two volumes)5 and 6:...

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1860 Graziella Nouvelle Edition A De Lamartine Novel French Language Naples
1860 Graziella Nouvelle Edition A De Lamartine Novel French Language Naples

Price: £40.00

Alphonse De Lamartine's novel.In the original French.With the bookplate of Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea to the front pastedown. Flower was a Liberal politician and patron of art.Graziella tells the tale of a young French man who...

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1860 Maurice De Treuil Amedee Achard Deuxieme Edition French Language Novel 2nd
1860 Maurice De Treuil Amedee Achard Deuxieme Edition French Language Novel 2nd

Price: £70.00

A novel by Amedee Achard.In the original French.The second edition of this work.With the bookplate of Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea to the front pastedown. Flower was a Liberal politician and patron of art.Louis Amedee Achard...

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1860 Moral Emblems With Aphorisms Adages and Proverbs Jacob Cats Robert Farlie
1860 Moral Emblems With Aphorisms Adages and Proverbs Jacob Cats Robert Farlie

Price: £220.00

A mid nineteenth century edition of Cats and Farlie's Moral Emblems.Illustrated throughout from drawings by John Leighton.Edited by Richard Pigot.Edmonds and Remnants bookbinder's label to rear pastedown. Unfortunately lacking title...

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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 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 Surtees Plain Or Ringlets First Edition With Thirteen Hand-Coloured Plates
1860 Surtees Plain Or Ringlets First Edition With Thirteen Hand-Coloured Plates

Price: £300.00

A first edition of Robert Smith Surtees' "Plain or Ringlets" in the original cloth binding.Originally published in twelve installments between 1858-1860, the edition here is the first complete one, and is embellished with twelve hand-coloured,...

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1860 The GORDIAN Knot by Shirley BROOKS
1860 The GORDIAN Knot by Shirley BROOKS

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 The Pilgrim's Progress John Bunyan Illustrated Sir J Gilbert W H Whymper
1860 The Pilgrim's Progress John Bunyan Illustrated Sir J Gilbert W H Whymper

Price: £35.00

A copy of John Bunyan's famous work 'The Pilgrim's Progress', illustrated throughout by Sir John Gilbert. John Bunyan was a English writer and a preacher, with his allegory 'The Pilgrim's Progress'...

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1860-1891 4vols in 8 Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors Symonds Hawthorn Lyall Farrar
1860-1891 4vols in 8 Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors Symonds Hawthorn Lyall Farrar

Price: £310.00

A selection of from the Tauchnitz 'Collection of British Authors' series. This collection contains the following works: Nathaniel Hawthorne's 'Transformation: Or, the Romance of Monte Beni',...

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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 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 Lucile by Owen Meredith Second Edition Calf Binding Uncommon Story in Verse
1861 Lucile by Owen Meredith Second Edition Calf Binding Uncommon Story in Verse

Price: £75.00

A handsomely bound second edition of this work by Owen Meredith.Owen Meredith was the pseudonym used by Robert Bulwer Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton, Viceroy of India between 1876 and 1880. As an author, he was best known for this work,...

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1861 Mary Schweidler The Amber Witch W. Meinhold Lady Duff Gordon
1861 Mary Schweidler The Amber Witch W. Meinhold Lady Duff Gordon

Price: £48.00

Wilhelm Meinhold's most popular novel 'The Amber Witch', an account of a witchcraft trial that was taken for historical fact when it was published. 'The Amber Witch' is a novel published as...

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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 Bulwer Lytton Library Edition Sir Charles Philip Huntington
1861 The Pilgrims of the Rhine Edward Bulwer Lytton Library Edition Sir Charles Philip Huntington

Price: £34.00

A romantic novel by Edward Bulwer Lytton. A 'Library Edition' of this work. Written by popular Victorian novelist, poet and playwright. Lytton wrote a long stream of bestselling novels which...

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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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1861-63 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 2vol Orley Farm Anthony Trollope Illustrated First Edition
1862 2vol Orley Farm Anthony Trollope Illustrated First Edition

Price: £900.00

A two volume first edition set of Anthony Trollope's novel 'Orley Farm', illustrated here by the Pre-Raphaelite John Millais. The first edition of this work. Volume I is the second issue,...

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1862 2vols Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope Illustrations First Ed Second Issue
1862 2vols Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope Illustrations First Ed Second Issue

Price: £500.00

A first edition set of Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope.In two volumes.First edition but second issue, i.e. not bound from parts. Illustrations have been re-arranged to volume I with 'And then they all marched' facing p73....

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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 3Vols in 1 Forest Keep Alice King Regional Novel Scarce First Edition
1862 3Vols in 1 Forest Keep Alice King Regional Novel Scarce First Edition

Price: £550.00

A very scarce first edition of this novel by Alice King.First edition. Three volumes bound as one.A regional novel of West Somerset by little known author Alice King, who wrote a variety of novels set in this area.

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1862 3vols The Mayor of London City Life in The Last Century Ainsworth First Ed
1862 3vols The Mayor of London City Life in The Last Century Ainsworth First Ed

Price: £750.00

The first edition of this uncommon historical novel by Ainsworth.Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist.Beautifully bound, in a tree calf zaehnsdorf binding.One of William...

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1862 A Description of Millenium Hall Sarah Scott Illus First Ed Scarce Feminist
1862 A Description of Millenium Hall Sarah Scott Illus First Ed Scarce Feminist

Price: £1,100.00

A very scarce first edition of this significant and popular novel.Scarce and only comes up at auction every ten years or so. This work is invariably browned and foxed and often damaged as it was widely read at the time and this...

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1862 Costal L'Indien Scenes de La Guerre de L'Independance du Mexique Ferry
1862 Costal L'Indien Scenes de La Guerre de L'Independance du Mexique Ferry

Price: £49.00

An adventure novel written by Gabriel Ferry.In original French.Gabriel Ferry is a nom de plume of a father-son writing duo from France. The elder, Eugene Louis Gabriel Ferry de Bellamare, wrote most of the adventure novels attributed...

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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 John Brown Rab & His Friends 1st Edition Illustrated Plates Frontispiece
1862 John Brown Rab & His Friends 1st Edition Illustrated Plates Frontispiece

Price: £30.00

An illustrated copy of this popular Scottish story.Rab is a story of a huge mastiff living in Edinburgh in the 1830s. Rab is a loving, friendly, and loyal dog, and tells the story of his friendship with the narrator over a series of...

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1862 Les Derniers Jours De Pompei Illustrated edward Bulwer Lytton Greeks Roman
1862 Les Derniers Jours De Pompei Illustrated edward Bulwer Lytton Greeks Roman

Price: £170.00

A very scarce illustrated history of the last days of Pompeii. Illustrated frontispiece depicting the death of Arbaces, with three other plates including an engraved title page. The novel describes the contrast between Roman decadence...

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1862 Poor Jack Thomas Saunders Captain Marryat Clarkson Stanfield Illustrated
1862 Poor Jack Thomas Saunders Captain Marryat Clarkson Stanfield Illustrated

Price: £40.00

A nicely bound copy of Captain Frederick Marryat's sailor novel 'Poor Jack', illustrated with numerous plates by Clarkson Stanfield. 'Poor Jack' is a novel following Thomas Saunders, the son...

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1862 The Lieutenant and Commander Basil Hall Scarce
1862 The Lieutenant and Commander Basil Hall Scarce

Price: £90.00

A collection of autobiographical tales of life in the army from Basil Hall.Basil Hall (31 December 1788 11 September 1844) was a British naval officer from Scotland, a traveller, and an author.

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1862 The Works of Tim Bobbin esq In Prose and Verse John Corry Elijah Ridings
1862 The Works of Tim Bobbin esq In Prose and Verse John Corry Elijah Ridings

Price: £40.00

The complete works of Tim Bobbin. Tim Bobbin is a pseudonym for the caricaturist John Collier. With an illustrated frontispiece of Tim Bobbin and several plates throughout.With a memoir of the author by John Corry.Explanatory and critical...

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1862-1865 2vols The Daltons Three Roads in Life Lever Uncommon
1862-1865 2vols The Daltons Three Roads in Life Lever Uncommon

Price: £120.00

A mixed edition copy of 'The Daltons; or, Three Roads in Life' from 1862 and 1865, uniformly bound and complete in two volumes. A mixed edition copy of 'The Daltons; or, Three Roads in Life',...

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1862-1867 25 Vol SIR WALTER SCOTT Works Complete Waverley Novels Vignettes
1862-1867 25 Vol SIR WALTER SCOTT Works Complete Waverley Novels Vignettes

Price: £240.00

This is an attractive set of the Waverley novels by Sir Walter Scott.Complete in twenty-five volumes.Titles are as follows:Volume I- WaverelyVolume II- Guy ManneringVolume III- AntiquaryVolume IV- Rob RoyVolume V- Old MortalityVolume...

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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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1863 2 Vols L' Homme De Neige George Sand The Snow Man Aurore Dupin Romantic
1863 2 Vols L' Homme De Neige George Sand The Snow Man Aurore Dupin Romantic

Price: £45.00

A scarce early edition of Sand's romantic French novel, The Snowman. Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin was best known by her pseudonym, George Sand and was a French Novelist and memoirist, remembered for her affairs with Frederic Chopin...

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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 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 3vols Cardinal Pole The Days of Philip and Mark Ainsworth First Edition
1863 3vols Cardinal Pole The Days of Philip and Mark Ainsworth First Edition

Price: £400.00

The first edition of an historical novel from this popular writer.In three volumes.Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist. In original cloth binding, green variant with...

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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 Masterman Ready or The Wreck of the Pacific Captain Marryat Adventure
1863 Masterman Ready or The Wreck of the Pacific Captain Marryat Adventure

Price: £67.00

An illustrated edition of Captain Marryat's Masterman Ready.A new edition, complete in one volume.With ninety-three engravings in total comprising of a frontispiece and numerous vignettes. Captain Frederick Marryat was a...

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1863 One Hundred Picture Fables Otto Speckter Brothers Dalziel Illus Scarce
1863 One Hundred Picture Fables Otto Speckter Brothers Dalziel Illus Scarce

Price: £70.00

A smartly rebound scarce copy of this illustrated collection of fables, translated by H. W. Dulcken, with illustrations by Otto Spekter. A scarce work. Rebound in a half calf binding, with...

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1863 Redgauntlet A Tale of the 18th Century Sir Walter Scott Novel
1863 Redgauntlet A Tale of the 18th Century Sir Walter Scott Novel

Price: £30.00

A lovely example of this work of fiction by Sir Walter Scott, handsomely bound in a half morocco binding. A copy of Scott's novel 'Redgauntlet A Tale of the 18th Century'. Sir Walter Scott...

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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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1863-65 3Vols The Boy's Own Volume First Edition Illustrated Christmas editions
1863-65 3Vols The Boy's Own Volume First Edition Illustrated Christmas editions

Price: £110.00

A scarce collection of these thoroughly illustrated young boy's periodicals.Numerous illustrated plates throughout showing scenes from the adventure stories, animals and their biology, labelled diagrams of...

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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 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 Sir Guy De Guy First Edition George F Halse Rattlebrain Phiz Illustrations
1864 Sir Guy De Guy First Edition George F Halse Rattlebrain Phiz Illustrations

Price: £45.00

The first edition of this verse romance.Authorship attributed to 'Rattlebrain', a pseudonym for George Halse.Illustrated frontispiece and numerous vignetes by Phiz.Phiz, or Hablot Knight Browne was a famous illustrator,...

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1864 Sir Guy De Guy First edition Illustrated A Stirring Romaunt Briton Drilled
1864 Sir Guy De Guy First edition Illustrated A Stirring Romaunt Briton Drilled

Price: £46.00

A first edition verse romance by the curious author named "Rattlebrain"Illustrated frontispiece and numerous illustrations throughout by Hablot Knight Browne the English artist, famous as Phiz, who illustrated the of...

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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 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

An edition of The Poetical Works of William Cowper by the Rev. H. F. Cary.With a Biographical Notice of the Author.lllustrated with eighteen engravings on steel, after designs by WM. Harvey.William Cowper (26 November 1731 25 April...

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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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1864-1874 24 Vol Charles Lever Illustrated Collection One of Them Lord Kilgobbin
1864-1874 24 Vol Charles Lever Illustrated Collection One of Them Lord Kilgobbin

Price: £850.00

A large collection of some of the most notable works of comic Irish novelist and born raconteur, Charles Lever. Four volumes contain illustrated frontispiece portraits of Lever with facsimilie signature. Lever's works depicted...

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1865 2 Vols in 1 Our Mutual Friend Charles Dickens Marcus Stone Illus 1st
1865 2 Vols in 1 Our Mutual Friend Charles Dickens Marcus Stone Illus 1st

Price: £295.00

The first edition of Charles Dickens' last novel, 'Our Mutual Friend', here illustrated throughout by Marcus Stone. The first edition, first impression of this work. The first edition of this...

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1865 2vols A Summer in Skye First Edition Alexander Smith Scottish Literature
1865 2vols A Summer in Skye First Edition Alexander Smith Scottish Literature

Price: £95.00

The first edition of Alexander Smith's final work. A Summer in Skye comprises of some earlier pieces Smith wrote for Blackwood's Magazine and Temple Bar. The work also includes an original prose portrait of Edinburgh to the start of ...

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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 Artemus Ward His Book with Notes and a Preface
1865 Artemus Ward His Book with Notes and a Preface

Price: £35.00

A copy of Artemus Ward His Book.With Notes and a Preface by the Editor of the Biglow Papers.Charles Farrar Browne (April 26, 1834 March 6, 1867) was a United States humour writer, better known under his nom de plume, Artemus Ward....

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1865 Dalziels Illustrated Goldsmith The Traveller Vicar of Wakefield Plays
1865 Dalziels Illustrated Goldsmith The Traveller Vicar of Wakefield Plays

Price: £65.00

An illustrated edition of Oliver Goldsmith's works.This text comprises of The Vicar of Wakefield, The Traveller, Retaliation, The Deserted Village, Miscellaneous Poems, The Haunch of Venison, The Good Natured Man, The Captivity and...

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1865 Robert Smith Surtees Mr Facey Romford's Hounds Illustrated 1st Edition
1865 Robert Smith Surtees Mr Facey Romford's Hounds Illustrated 1st Edition

Price: £35.00

A first edition of Robert Smith Surtees' popular Mr. Facey Romford's Hounds. With numerous colour plates by Surtees' long-term collaborator John Leech, as well as by nineteeth century stalwart Hablot Knight Browne...

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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 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 Works of Laurence Sterne Tristram Shandy Bickers Binding
1865 The Works of Laurence Sterne Tristram Shandy Bickers Binding

Price: £110.00

A collection of the writings of Laurence Sterne, including his novel, Tristram Shandy. Bookplate of Stanley Leighton to front pastedown.With an engraved frontispiece and title page.Bound by Bicker's and Son (ink stamp to front endpaper)....

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1865 Thomas Ingoldsby The Ingoldsby Legends Or Myths And Marvels Morocco Gilt
1865 Thomas Ingoldsby The Ingoldsby Legends Or Myths And Marvels Morocco Gilt

Price: £58.00

A collection of short ghost stories and myths by the clergyman Richard harris Barham, using the pen name Thomas Ingoldsby.They were first printed in the magazine Bentley's Miscellany, in 1837. Proving to be very popular indeed, they...

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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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1865-68 48vol The Waverley Novels Sir Walter Scott Ex Libris Royal Marie Therese
1865-68 48vol The Waverley Novels Sir Walter Scott Ex Libris Royal Marie Therese

Price: £2,200.00

A collection of Sir Walter Scott's Waverley novels.With a frontispiece and vignette title page to each volume.With several vignettes and full page illustrations throughout all volumes.With the stamp of European Royal, Marie Therese...

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1866 2vols Les Travailleurs de la Mer by Victor Hugo Eighth Edition in French
1866 2vols Les Travailleurs de la Mer by Victor Hugo Eighth Edition in French

Price: £40.00

A set of Les Travailleurs de la Mer by Victor Hugo.Two of the complete three volumes.The set consists of volumes II and III, and is missing volume I.Eighth edition.The book was well received, perhaps due to the previous success of...

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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 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 Peveril of the Peak Sir Walter Scott Waverley English Novel Fiction
1866 Peveril of the Peak Sir Walter Scott Waverley English Novel Fiction

Price: £18.00

A nicely bound copy of Peveril of the Peak.This novel is one of Sir Walter Scott's Waverley novels. It is his longest work and is set in seventeenth century England.This novel was published as a part of a wider collection of Sir...

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1866 Pilgrim's Progress Bunyan Offor Cheever Illustrated Folding Plate Scarce
1866 Pilgrim's Progress Bunyan Offor Cheever Illustrated Folding Plate Scarce

Price: £160.00

A lovely copy of a sumptuous book that is notoriously hard to find in good order. Being a copiously illustrated copy of John Bunyan's 'Pilgrim's' Progress' and 'The Holy War', with a memoir of the author by Rev. George...

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1866 Sweet Emma Cumberland Cottager Miss Broderick Illustrated Scarce
1866 Sweet Emma Cumberland Cottager Miss Broderick Illustrated Scarce

Price: £30.00

A scarce copy of this fascinating mid nineteenth century novel about Sweet Emma, illustrated with a frontispiece. A scarce work. 'Sweet Emma', is an interesting novel that follows the eponymous...

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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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1866-1868 3vol The Waverley Novels Copyright Edition Walter Scott Illustrated
1866-1868 3vol The Waverley Novels Copyright Edition Walter Scott Illustrated

Price: £50.00

A collection of Sir Walter Scott's 'Waverley' series. Volumes I-III of the four volume set published as the 'Copyright Edition'. Lacking volume IV. Frontispiece to all volumes and a vignette title page per story. Comprising of the...

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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 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 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 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

An edition of Essays of Elia; a collection of essays written by Charles Lamb.First Series.A New Edition.

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1867 The Life and Death of Jason a Poem by William Morris First US Edition
1867 The Life and Death of Jason a Poem by William Morris First US Edition

Price: £65.00

A first American edition of The Life and Death of Jason; a Poem by William Morris.Second edition.Morris's epic poem, The Life and Death of Jason was a retelling of the ancient Greek myth of the hero Jason and his quest to find the...

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1867 The Poetical Works of William Cowper Illustrated Photographs Biography
1867 The Poetical Works of William Cowper Illustrated Photographs Biography

Price: £79.99

A beautifully illustrated collection of Cowper's poetry with early photographs. Includes frontispiece and title page photographs of Cowper's home at Olney and his modest summer house. Includes a biography of the life of the author,...

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1867 The Vicar of Wakefield A Tale Oliver Goldsmith Colour Illustrated Sentiment
1867 The Vicar of Wakefield A Tale Oliver Goldsmith Colour Illustrated Sentiment

Price: £25.00

An illustrated edition of The Vicar of Wakefield. Illustrated, with a colour frontispiece and ten plates rich in colour. The Vicar of Wakefield is a novel by Irish writer Oliver Goldsmith. The work was originally illustrated by Arthur...

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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 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 3vols in 2 The Mosaic Worker's Daughter First Edition J M Capes Goldsmid
1868 3vols in 2 The Mosaic Worker's Daughter First Edition J M Capes Goldsmid

Price: £425.00

The first edition of this novel by J M Capes.Really very very scarce.Complete in three volumes, bound as two.J M Capes was a pseudonym for author John Moore (1813-1889). Moore also wrote several religious works including Four Years'...

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1868 John Lyly Euphues Anatomy of Wit and His England
1868 John Lyly Euphues Anatomy of Wit and His England

Price: £75.00

Two of John Lyly's novels bound as one, both being philosophical romance novels about Euphues. 'Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit' is a philosophical romance novel written by John Lyly. The novel...

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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 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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1868 The Woman's Kingdom A Love Story Illustrated Dinah Craik
1868 The Woman's Kingdom A Love Story Illustrated Dinah Craik

Price: £32.99

A nineteenth-century novel from Dinah Maria Craik. With many engraved illustrations throughout. Dinah Maria Craik (born Dinah Maria Mulock, also often credited as Miss Mulock or Mrs. Craik) (20 April 1826 - 12 October 1887) was an...

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1868-69 3vol Alroy Sybil Contarini Fleming Benjamin Disraeli
1868-69 3vol Alroy Sybil Contarini Fleming Benjamin Disraeli

Price: £120.00

Three of Benjamin Disraeli's interesting novels, uniformly bound in an interesting half calf binding. Three volumes. 'Sybil' is a novel about the plight of the working classes in England. This...

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1869 24vol The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Bayntun Binding Illustrated
1869 24vol The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Bayntun Binding Illustrated

Price: £1,100.00

A lovely collection of William Makepeace Thackeray's works.Complete in twenty four volumes.Illustrated throughout with hundreds of plates and numerous vignettes.Collated using binder's instructions, complete with all plates. In green...

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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 3vols in 2 A London Romance Charles H Ross Julian Goldsmid Ex Libris
1869 3vols in 2 A London Romance Charles H Ross Julian Goldsmid Ex Libris

Price: £425.00

The complete three volumes of Charles H Ross' novel A London Romance.The first edition of this novel. From the library of Julian Goldsmid, a British lawyer, businessman and Liberal politician. He sat in the House of Commons between...

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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 GEORGE CRUIKSHANK'S Table Book CARICATURES Illus
1869 GEORGE CRUIKSHANK'S Table Book CARICATURES Illus

Price: £499.99

A super copy of this wonderful Cruikshank volume in a great binding. Leatherbound volume with gilt detailing to the boards and spine, gilt foredge, marble paper pastedowns, and illustrated throughout. George Cruikshank (September...

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1869 La Petite Fadette George Sand Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin Romance French
1869 La Petite Fadette George Sand Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin Romance French

Price: £65.00

A popular tale of Romance by George Sand.In original French.A romantic novel with a moral message by George Sand, otherwise known as Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin. La Petite Fadette is George Sand's best known work and...

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1869 Little Max Illustrated by Rudolf Geissler First Ed.
1869 Little Max Illustrated by Rudolf Geissler First Ed.

Price: £40.00

A scarce and beautifully illustrated children's book.Illustrated with fifteen etchings by Rudolf GeisslerRudolf Geissler (1834-1906) was a Victorian painter, engraver and illustrator who worked on several Victorian children's books...

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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 Dog Crusoe and His Master Robert Michael Ballantyne Illus Childrens
1869 The Dog Crusoe and His Master Robert Michael Ballantyne Illus Childrens

Price: £22.00

A juvenile fiction book by Robert Michael Ballantyne.With a frontispiece, engraved title page and four plates.R M Ballantyne was a Scottish children's author whose bibliography expanded to more than 100 books. Ballantyne was also an...

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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 Tom Brown's School Days First Illustrated Ed. Rebound Morocco Thomas Hughes
1869 Tom Brown's School Days First Illustrated Ed. Rebound Morocco Thomas Hughes

Price: £290.00

A handsome copy of Thomas Hughes seminal work 'Tom Brown's School Days' illustrated throughout. First thus, the first illustrated edition. Rebound in a handsome full morocco binding. The...

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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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1869-86 23vols Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated Novels Satire
1869-86 23vols Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated Novels Satire

Price: £400.00

Twenty-three volumes of this complete works of Thackeray.Twenty-three volumes of original twenty-four, lacking volume twenty-two: Catherine: A Story. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of plates. 20 plates to volume I, 19 to vol 2,...

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1869-86 24vol The Novels of William Makepeace Thackeray Vanity Fair Illustrated
1869-86 24vol The Novels of William Makepeace Thackeray Vanity Fair Illustrated

Price: £2,500.00

A nicely bound fully illustrated collection of the works of William Makepeace Thackeray. Complete in twenty-four volumes. Volume I, 'Vanity Fair Volume I', published in 1869. Illustrated by...

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1870 11vol The Collected Novels of Earl of Beaconsfield Disraeli Mudie Binding
1870 11vol The Collected Novels of Earl of Beaconsfield Disraeli Mudie Binding

Price: £1,390.00

A nicely bound set of Benjamin Disraeli's novels, in a signed binding by Mudie, in a near fine

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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 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 John Gay Fables Short Stories Illustrated Cloth Short Stories
1870 John Gay Fables Short Stories Illustrated Cloth Short Stories

Price: £30.00

A charming collection of Fables written by the poet and dramatist, John Gay. This attractive volume is profusely illustrated throughout. Part I and II of John Gay's 'Fables'. John Gay was...

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1870 The Story of the Don Rewritten for Our Young Folks Illus C L Mateaux
1870 The Story of the Don Rewritten for Our Young Folks Illus C L Mateaux

Price: £90.00

An attractively bound copy of this adaptation of Miguel de Cervantes's famous novel 'Don Quixote'. A very scarce work aimed at young children. This particular work is a retelling of story...

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1870 The Vicar of Bullhampton Anthony Trollope H. Woods Illustrated 1st
1870 The Vicar of Bullhampton Anthony Trollope H. Woods Illustrated 1st

Price: £70.00

The first edition of Anthony Trollope's novel of courtship and feuds, 'The Vicar of Bullhampton', illustrated throughout by H. Woods. The first edition of this work, being the first edition...

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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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1870-75 5Vol Novels of Jane Austen with A Memoir Austen Leigh Prde and Prejudice
1870-75 5Vol Novels of Jane Austen with A Memoir Austen Leigh Prde and Prejudice

Price: £2,400.00

 An attractively bound set of the works of Jane Austen published by Richard Bentley.With: Sense and SensibilityPride and PrejudiceMansfield ParkNorthanger Abbey and PersuasionA Memoir of the Life of Jane Austen by her Nephew,...

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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 25vol Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott Centenary Edition
1871 25vol Waverley Novels by Sir Walter Scott Centenary Edition

Price: £550.00

A handsome uniformly bound set of Sir Walter Scott's 'Waverely' novels, released for the centenary of his birth. Complete in twenty-five volumes The 'Wavelery' novels by Sir Walter Scott were...

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1871 Can You Forgive Her by Anthony Trollope Illus 2vols Bound in One Fifth Ed
1871 Can You Forgive Her by Anthony Trollope Illus 2vols Bound in One Fifth Ed

Price: £30.00

A profusely illustrated copy of this work by Anthony Trollope.Illustrated throughout with forty full page monochrome plates.Two volumes bound in one. The fifth edition of the work.Can You Forgive Her is the first in a series of...

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1871 Condensed Novels by Bret Harte with Illustrations
1871 Condensed Novels by Bret Harte with Illustrations

Price: £49.99

An edition of the Condensed Novels of Bret Harte.With illustrations by S. Eytinge, Jr.Francis Bret Harte (August 25, 1836 May 6, 1902) was an American author and poet, best remembered for his accounts of pioneering life in California....

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1871 George Whyte Melville Sarchedon A Legend of The Great Queen Novel
1871 George Whyte Melville Sarchedon A Legend of The Great Queen Novel

Price: £38.00

A novel by Scottish novelist and poet George John Whyte- Melville (1821-1878)Major George John Whyte-Melville was born in 1821, at Mount Melville near St Andrews. He was a son of Major John Whyte-Melville and Lady Catherine Anne Sarah...

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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 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 F. A. Fraser Illustrated First Edition
1871 Ralph the Heir Anthony Trollope F. A. Fraser Illustrated First Edition

Price: £135.00

The first edition of this interesting novel, 'Ralph the Heir' by Anthony Trollope, illustrated throughout by F. A. Fraser. The first edition of this work, being the first edition bound in one...

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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 Abbot Sir Walter Scott Centenary Edition Illustrated Mudie
1871 The Abbot Sir Walter Scott Centenary Edition Illustrated Mudie

Price: £39.00

A smartly bound illustrated copy of Sir Walter Scott's historical novel 'The Abbot', in a signed binding by Mudie. In a signed binding by Mudie. 'The Abbot' is a historical novel, the sequel...

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1871 The MONTHLY PACKET Charlotte Yonge FIRST
1871 The MONTHLY PACKET Charlotte Yonge 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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1871-2 3vols The History of the Fairchild Family or the Child's Manual Sherwood
1871-2 3vols The History of the Fairchild Family or the Child's Manual Sherwood

Price: £125.00

All three parts of The History of the Fairchild Family.In uniform cloth bindings. Part I is the 25th edition (1872), part II the 10th edition (1872) and part III does not state an edition though is from 1871.This collection was a series...

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1871-72 4vol Middlemarch A Study of Provincial Life First Edition George Eliot
1871-72 4vol Middlemarch A Study of Provincial Life First Edition George Eliot

Price: £1,275.00

The first edition of this renowned novel by George Eliot. 'Middlemarch' is a realist novel that dissects numerous social issues that relate to women, idealism, political reform and education. ...

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1872 Charles Lever The O'Donoguhe Illustrated Hablot Knight Browne Phiz
1872 Charles Lever The O'Donoguhe Illustrated Hablot Knight Browne Phiz

Price: £25.00

This is an illustrated copy of this novel by Charles Lever.Illustrated throughout with sketches by Halbot Knight Browne, better known as Phiz.

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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 Samuel Butler Erewhon Or over The Range First Edition Original Cloth
1872 Samuel Butler Erewhon Or over The Range First Edition Original Cloth

Price: £185.00

A first edition of this remarkable satire of Victorian society, published anonymously by Samuel Butler.The novel is set in a fictional country, the name of which lends the book its title. Much of the novel is taken up with its description,...

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1872 The Innocents Abroad A Book of Travel in Pursuit of Pleasure Mark Twain
1872 The Innocents Abroad A Book of Travel in Pursuit of Pleasure Mark Twain

Price: £115.00

A travel novel by Mark Twain.Early edition, undated but the publisher's adverts dated 1872.This was the best-selling work of Twain's in his lifetime. This work is based on a retired Civil War ship the USS Quaker City. Samuel Langhorne...

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1872 The Story of the Fountain By WIlliam Cullen Bryant Illustrated Fantasy Poem
1872 The Story of the Fountain By WIlliam Cullen Bryant Illustrated Fantasy Poem

Price: £50.00

A whimsical poem set in North America from William Cullen Bryant. Illustrated throughout with many wood engravings.

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1872-3 15vols Selected Works Charles Lever Illustrated One of Them Lorrequer
1872-3 15vols Selected Works Charles Lever Illustrated One of Them Lorrequer

Price: £950.00

A selection of Charles Lever's works.A 'New Edition' of his writings, with illustrations throughout by H K Browne or 'Phiz'. Hablot Knight Browne was an artist and illustrator. He also illustrated works by Charles Dickens and Harrison...

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1873 13vols Selected Works of Frederick Marryat Illustrated Midshipman Easy
1873 13vols Selected Works of Frederick Marryat Illustrated Midshipman Easy

Price: £440.00

A selection of works by Captain Marryat.All published by George Routledge and Co. as individual volumes in 1873.Uniformly bound.Thirteen volumes in total. With the following volumes:Mr Midshipman Easy with six plates.The Pacha of Many...

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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 3vol in 1 Autograph Letter Marie Dickens David Copperfield Bleak House
1873 3vol in 1 Autograph Letter Marie Dickens David Copperfield  Bleak House

Price: £440.00

Three novels by Charles Dickens bound as one.With a letter from Marie Dickens, his daughter-in-law referring to a proposal from 1858 by Charles Dickens. The letter reads 'Dear Sir, many thanks for having sent me through Mr Barnabys...

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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 Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti Copyright Edition
1873 Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti Copyright Edition

Price: £65.00

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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

A volume of The Poems of William Cowper.Edited by Rev. J. S. Memes.William 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 direction of 18th...

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1873-4 25vol Waverley Novels Pocket Edition Sir Walter Scott Original Cloth
1873-4 25vol Waverley Novels Pocket Edition Sir Walter Scott Original Cloth

Price: £210.00

A lovely twenty-five volume set of Sir Walter Scott's Waverley novels. Uniformly bound, in tooled cloth bindings with gilt stamped titles to the boards. The pocket sized edition of Scott's novels,...

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