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1819 2vol Memoirs of the Life and Writings of John Evelyn Edited by Bray
1819 2vol Memoirs of the Life and Writings of John Evelyn Edited by Bray

Price: £495.00

A detailed edition of the life and memoirs of diarist John Evelyn. Second edition. 'Comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters. To which is subjoined, the private correspondence...

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1819 4vol Portraits Memoirs and Characters of Remarkable Persons James Caulfield
1819 4vol Portraits Memoirs and Characters of Remarkable Persons James Caulfield

Price: £445.00

A charming four volume set of the 'Portraits Memoirs and Characters of Remarkable Persons' by James Caulfield A four volume set of 'Portraits Memoirs and Characters of Remarkable Persons' by...

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1819 Walpole's Reminiscences And Walpoliana Written In 1788 By Horace Walpole
1819 Walpole's Reminiscences And Walpoliana Written In 1788 By Horace Walpole

Price: £99.99

Walpole's reminiscences of the reigns of George I and II. A note by the author states: "This agreeable Historical Tale has hitherto been secluded from the eye of the general reader, in the retirement of five quarto volumes. The...

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1819-20 4volin2 Characters of Remarkable Persons Illus James Caulfield
1819-20 4volin2 Characters of Remarkable Persons Illus James Caulfield

Price: £475.00

A scarce and very desirable work from James Caulfield, featuring short memoirs and portraits of numerous notable figures of the eighteenth and nineteenth century. Scarce. Four volumes bound...

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1820 11 Vol Works of Samuel Johnson New Edition Essay Life Genius Arthur Murphy
1820 11 Vol Works of Samuel Johnson New Edition Essay Life Genius Arthur Murphy

Price: £1,600.00

A copy of ' The Works of Samuel Johnson' with 'an Essay on his Life and Genius'. Includes a frontispiece to the first Volume. An Essay on the Life and Genius of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. was written by Arthur Murphy (27 December...

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1820 12vol Lettres de Madame de Sevigne with Reflexions Vauxcelles French
1820 12vol Lettres de Madame de Sevigne with Reflexions Vauxcelles French

Price: £400.00

An attractive set of the lettres of Madame de Sevigne.Library labels would need to be professionally removed but oterwise a nice set.Complete in eleven volumes, with an additional volume, uniformly bound, containing 'Reflexions sur...

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1820 2 Vol Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Luis de Camoens John ADAMSON
1820 2 Vol Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Luis de Camoens John ADAMSON

Price: £180.00

'Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Luis de Camoens', by John Adamson. Lus Vaz de Cames, sometimes rendered in English as Camoens, (c. 1524 10 June 1580) is considered Portugal's and the Portuguese language's greatest poet....

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1820 2Vol The Life of William Lord Russell John Russell Second Edition
1820 2Vol The Life of William Lord Russell John Russell Second Edition

Price: £110.00

An insightful set of biographical accounts exploring the life of English politician, William Russell. Second edition. Featuring a beautifully engraved frontispiece to volume one, although, unfortunately, lacking the folding facsimile...

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1820 4vol The Private Correspondence of Horace Walpole First Edition Uncommon
1820 4vol The Private Correspondence of Horace Walpole First Edition Uncommon

Price: £275.00

An uncommon collection of the private correspondence of Horace Walpole.First collected edition.Complete in four volumes.Horatio Walpole, also known as Horace Walpole, was an English art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and politician....

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1820 Letters from Mrs Delany to Mrs Frances Hamilton from 1779 to 1788 Second Ed
1820 Letters from Mrs Delany to Mrs Frances Hamilton from 1779 to 1788 Second Ed

Price: £170.00

A collection of letters from Mary Delany to Mrs Frances Hamilton.The second edition of this work.With a silhouette frontispiece of Mrs Delany.Mary Delany was an English Bluestocking artist and famous letter writer.

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1820 LETTERS JUNIUS Politics 1769-72 Grafton Whig Georg
1820 LETTERS JUNIUS Politics 1769-72 Grafton Whig Georg

Price: £79.99

Junius is the pseudonym of a writer who contributed a series of letter to the Public Advertiser between January 1769 and January 1772. The author's identity is still not known and is still the cause for considerable literary speculation....

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1820 Lettres Persanes Par Montesquieu First Volume
1820 Lettres Persanes Par Montesquieu First Volume

Price: £49.99

An edition of Persian Letters by Montesquieu. Followed by his various works. First volume. Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de La Brde et de Montesquieu (18 January 1689 10 February 1755), generally referred to as simply Montesquieu,...

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1820 The HUNTINGDON PEERAGE by Henry Nugent Bell FIRST
1820 The HUNTINGDON PEERAGE by Henry Nugent Bell FIRST

Price: £385.00

A half leather hardback with gilt lettering on the spine. Scarce. First edition. This copy was owned by the author Henry H Gibbs, dated 1851 and he has in a very neat copperplate added some marginalia and extended the family...

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1820 The Life of Samuel Johnson By James Boswell Four Volumes Complete
1820 The Life of Samuel Johnson By James Boswell Four Volumes Complete

Price: £99.99

This biography is regarded as an important development of the modern genre of biography; many have claimed it as the greatest biography written in English. Complete in four volumes, reading copy. A New edition. Featuring a dedication...

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1820 The Lives of Eminent and Remarkable Characters In Essex Suffolk and Norfolk
1820 The Lives of Eminent and Remarkable Characters In Essex Suffolk and Norfolk

Price: £240.00

An interesting biographical work on several eminent figures.This is the first edition of this text.Illustrated, with 68 portraits of the individuals discussed.With a biographical discussion of several people across history such...

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1820 The Royal Wanderer or the Secret Memoirs of Caroline Edward Barron Biograph
1820 The Royal Wanderer or the Secret Memoirs of Caroline Edward Barron Biograph

Price: £70.00

A biographical work on Caroline of Brunswick.Illustrated throughout, with eleven full page plates.This work is advertised as the secret memoirs of Caroline, founded on facts. On the approach to her death Caroline ensured that all of...

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1821 TWO LETTERS to Lord BYRON Rev. Wm L. BOWLES
1821  TWO LETTERS to Lord BYRON  Rev. Wm L. BOWLES

Price: £69.99

A scarce copy of the first edition of Two Letters to Lord Byron by the Rev. William Lisle Bowles. Disbound. Scarce. This copy has 32 pages of the complete 104. William Lisle Bowles, 1762 1850, was an English poet and critic....

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1821 2vol Memoirs of the Protector Oliver Cromwell Second Edition Interregnum
1821 2vol Memoirs of the Protector Oliver Cromwell Second Edition Interregnum

Price: £160.00

A collection of the memoirs of Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of England during the Interregnum.Second edition. Including a frontispiece to each volume, and several other portraits in the text. Bookseller's label of Ernest Mitchelson...

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1821 A Guide To Matrimonial Happiness In Letters Eugenia Stanhope Scarce
1821 A Guide To Matrimonial Happiness In Letters Eugenia Stanhope Scarce

Price: £180.00

A new edition of this series of letters intended as a guide to marriage.Attributed to Eugenia Stanhope, wife of Philip Stanhope who was responsible for publishing her husbands letters between him and his father, Philip Stanhope, 4th...

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1821 Memoirs From 1754 To 1758 By James Earl Waldegrave Portrait Frontis First
1821 Memoirs From 1754 To 1758 By James Earl Waldegrave Portrait Frontis First

Price: £59.99

The memoirs of James, Earl of Waldegrave, from 1754-58, with a portrait of Waldegrave to frontispiece dated 1762. First edition. James Waldegrave, 2nd Earl Waldegrave KG PC FRS  (4 March 1715 13 April 1763) was...

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1821 The Counsels of a Father Letters of Sir Matthew Hale to his Children
1821 The Counsels of a Father Letters of Sir Matthew Hale to his Children

Price: £68.00

Four letters by the influential barrister, judge and lawyer, Sir Matthew Hale. With a portrait frontispiece of Sir Matthew Hale and an introductory memoir of Sir Matthew Hale's life.The first letter is titled 'On Religion', the second,...

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1822 2Vol Memoirs of Benvenuto Cellini Translated Thomas Roscoe Frontis Carpani
1822 2Vol Memoirs of Benvenuto Cellini Translated Thomas Roscoe Frontis Carpani

Price: £70.00

A two volume first thus set of this autobiographical text.In the publisher's original bindings which have suffered a bit as they were never intended to last, but still a clean original set.The first translation by Thomas Roscoe, with...

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1822 2vol Napoleon in Exile Barry E O'Meara Fifth Edition Plates
1822 2vol Napoleon in Exile Barry E O'Meara Fifth Edition Plates

Price: £99.99

A memoir of the life of Napoleon during his exile in St. Helena.A rather tired copy of this important work, in need of  rebind.Fifth edition.Illustrated with four engraved plates. Barry Edward O'Meara (17861836) was an Irish...

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1822 5 Vols Memoirs Madame De MOTTEVILLE Francoise Bertaut French
1822 5 Vols Memoirs Madame De MOTTEVILLE Francoise Bertaut French

Price: £440.00

A scarce set of de Motteville's history of Queen Anne of Austria. Complete in five volumes. Franoise Bertaut de Motteville (c.1621 1689), French memoir writer, was the daughter of Pierre Bertaut, a gentleman of the king's chamber,...

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1822 6vols Memoires Du Duc De Sully French Nouvelle Edition Bethune Illustrated
1822 6vols Memoires Du Duc De Sully French Nouvelle Edition Bethune Illustrated

Price: £110.00

The memoirs of Maximilien de Bethune, Duc de Sully.With a frontispiece to each volume.Complete in six volumes. In the original French. The Duc de Sully assisted Henry IV of France in his rule. Historians state that he was of great...

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1822 I. D'Israeli The Literary Character Men of Genius Vol I Biographical Sketch
1822 I. D'Israeli The Literary Character Men of Genius Vol I Biographical Sketch

Price: £20.00

A copy of Isaac D'Israeli's The Literary Character. Isaac D'Israeli, father of Prime Minister, Benjamin D'Israeli, was a scholar who became well-known for his bibliophilic knowledge and essays. He is considered one of the first English...

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1822 Lights and Shadows of Scottish Life Arthur Austin John Wilson First Ed
1822 Lights and Shadows of Scottish Life Arthur Austin  John Wilson First Ed

Price: £550.00

A very rare first and only edition of this work on Scottish life in the nineteenth century by Arthur Austin. The first edition of this work. Compiled and edited by Professor John Wilson, the...

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1823 2vol The Remains of Henry Kirke White of Nottingham Robert Southey
1823 2vol The Remains of Henry Kirke White of Nottingham Robert Southey

Price: £90.00

A collection of poetic fragments from Henry Kirke White.With an account of White's life by Robert Southey.Including a frontispiece of White to the first volume.Tenth edition.Complete in two volumes.

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1823 4vol Lettres de Madame de Sevigne de sa Famille et de Ses Amis
1823 4vol Lettres de Madame de Sevigne de sa Famille et de Ses Amis

Price: £150.00

A selection of the correspondences of Madame de Sevigne, her family, and friends. In French. 'Edition ornee de vingt-cinq portraits dessines par deveria, augmentee de plusiers lettres inedites, des cent cinq lettres publiees...

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1823 4vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell Folding Plates Frontispiece
1823 4vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell Folding Plates Frontispiece

Price: £550.00

A very smart four volume leather set of James Boswell's famous biography of the life and work of Samuel JohnsonThis classic work was a huge critical success, and is a significant landmark in the development of genre of biography. James...

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1823 Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas de Quincey Second Edition
1823 Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas de Quincey Second Edition

Price: £250.00

A second edition of Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas De Quincey.Confessions of an English Opium-Eater is an autobiographical account written by Thomas De Quincey, about his laudanum (opium and alcohol) addiction...

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1823 Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas De Quincey Third Edition
1823 Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas De Quincey Third Edition

Price: £460.00

Thomas De Quincey's famous biographical account of his laudanum addiction.Third edition.First published anonymously in September and October 1821 in the London Magazine, the Confessions was released in book form in 1822, and again...

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1823 LETTERS Scelta Di Lettere Familiari by L. NARDINI
1823 LETTERS Scelta Di Lettere Familiari by L. NARDINI

Price: £95.99

Scarce edition of Leonardo Nardini's Scelta Di Lettere Familiari Degli Autori Piu Celebri.   Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decorative borders.   A selection of letters from eminent Italians, with annotations,...

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1824 4 Vols Life of Samuel JOHNSON by James BOSWELL
1824 4 Vols Life of Samuel JOHNSON by James BOSWELL

Price: £199.99

An uncommon edition of The Life of Samuel Johnson by Boswell, with notes from Edmond Malone. A little worn but unusually still bound in the original publisher's paper binding. Can command up to 700 well bound. Uncommon. With...

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1824 6vol A Biographical History of England J Granger Fifth Edition
1824 6vol A Biographical History of England J Granger Fifth Edition

Price: £165.00

A biographical history of influential Englishmen from Saxon times to the eighteenth century.Fifth edition, with upwards of four hundred additional lives. 'Intended as an essay towards reducing our biography to system and a help to...

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1824 Letters on the Character and Poetical Genius of Lord Byron First Edition
1824 Letters on the Character and Poetical Genius of Lord Byron First Edition

Price: £185.00

An attractive edition of this bibliographical works of the poet Lord Byron. Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges, 1st Baronet (30 November 1762 8 September 1837) was an English bibliographer and genealogist. He was also Member of Parliament...

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1824 Lives and Memoirs of the Bishops of Sherborne and Salisbury Stephen Cassan
1824 Lives and Memoirs of the Bishops of Sherborne and Salisbury Stephen Cassan

Price: £69.99

A scarce history of the bishops of Salisbury and Sherbourne from Roman times to the early nineteenth-century. With one engraved plate to the rear and vignette frontispiece.

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1824 Memoir of Life of John BOWDLER Thomas Bowdler 1st
1824 Memoir of Life of John BOWDLER Thomas Bowdler 1st

Price: £59.99

A scarce first edition presentation copy of this personal memoir of religious writer John Bowdler by his son, Thomas Bowdler. In need of a sympathetic binding and priced accordingly. Bound in the original publisher's boards. Inscribed,...

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1824 Memoirs of Captain Rock Written by Himself Third Edition
1824 Memoirs of Captain Rock Written by Himself Third Edition

Price: £110.00

A small volume of the Memoirs of Captain Rock written by Himself. Third edition. With a Preface by the Editor.

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1824 Memoirs of the Lives and Characters of George Baillie Lady Grisell 2nd Ed
1824 Memoirs of the Lives and Characters of George Baillie Lady Grisell 2nd Ed

Price: £90.00

The second edition of this memoir regarding the Scottish songwriter Lady Grizel Baillie and her husband, the Scottish politician George Baillie. Their daughter, Lady Grizel Murray of Stanhope penned the memoir. ...

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1824 Recollections of the Life of Lord Byron R. C. Dallas 1st Ed Presentation
1824 Recollections of the Life of Lord Byron R. C. Dallas 1st Ed Presentation

Price: £295.00

A nicely presented first edition of these detailed set of accounts on the life of prolific author, Lord Byron. Presentation copy "From her affectionate friend the author." "From the year 1808 to the end of 1814; exhibiting his...

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1824 Review Of The Missionary Life And Labors Of Richard Wright First Edition
1824 Review Of The Missionary Life And Labors Of Richard Wright First Edition

Price: £79.99

A Review of the Missionary Life and Labors or Richard Wright written by himself. He left another autobiography, in manuscript. First edition. With a notice to the Friends and Supporters of the Unitarian Fund to front followed by...

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1824 The Captivity Sufferings And Escape of James Scurry First Edition
1824 The Captivity Sufferings And Escape of James Scurry First Edition

Price: £260.00

The first edition of this uncommon biographical work. With a frontispiece of the author. First edition. Scarce. James Scurry was a British soldier and memoir who was held captive by Hyder...

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1825 2 Vol in 1 The Story of a Life Moyle Sherer First Edition
1825 2 Vol in 1 The Story of a Life Moyle Sherer First Edition

Price: £245.00

Two volumes bound as one of this novel by Moyle Sherer, describing the life of a man who is down on his luck. The first edition of this work. Complete with two volumes bound as one. The protagonist...

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1825 Journal Anecdotique de Madame Campan By M. MAIGNE
1825 Journal Anecdotique de Madame Campan By M. MAIGNE

Price: £234.99

A nice clean, bright copy. Bound is quarter calf with marbled paper boards and gilt lettering. First edition. Has been rebacked. In french. Jeanne-Louise-Henriette Campan, born Henriette Genet (1752-1822) was a French educator...

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1826 2 vols in 1 Life of Richard Sheridan Thomas Moore Folding Plate
1826 2 vols in 1 Life of Richard Sheridan Thomas Moore Folding Plate

Price: £90.00

Two volumes bound into one of Thomas Moore's interesting biography on the Irish poet and playwright Richard Sheridan. Complete as two volumes bound into one. Richard Sheridan was a satirist...

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1826 2vol Lacon or Many Things in a Few Words C. C. Colton
1826 2vol Lacon or Many Things in a Few Words C. C. Colton

Price: £47.00

A full calf two volume set of Charles Colton's 'Lacon', a collection of his reflections on various subjects. Complete in two volumes. 'Lacon' is an interesting collection on Charles Colton's...

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1826 2Vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell Four volumes in Two
1826 2Vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell Four volumes in Two

Price: £270.00

A uniformly bound set of this well known biography regarded as an important stage in the development of the modern genre of biography; with many claiming it to be the greatest biography written in English. Containing various facsimiles,...

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1826 3 Vols Lives Francis North Dudley North John North
1826 3 Vols Lives Francis North Dudley North John North

Price: £165.00

The famous biographies by Roger North of his brothers. With the interesting provenance of The Travellers Club, in their fine binding. Bound in half leather with gilt lettering and decoration. In The Travellers Club fine binding,...

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1826 4vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell Pickering Edition
1826 4vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell Pickering Edition

Price: £350.00

The Pickering edition of Boswell's famous biography of Samuel Johnson. With an engraved frontispiece of Boswell to the second volume, and a folding facsimile to the third volume (collated, missing one facsimile).Part of the Oxford...

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1826 Baron de Theis Travels of Polycletes, in Letters from Rome Translation
1826 Baron de Theis Travels of Polycletes, in Letters from Rome Translation

Price: £125.00

An abridged English translation of the Travels of Polycletes, In Letters from Rome.44 letters in total.Publisher's adverts to the rear.

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1827 2Vol Narrative of Don Juan Van Halen's Imprisonment Madrid V. Llanos 1st Ed
1827 2Vol Narrative of Don Juan Van Halen's Imprisonment Madrid V. Llanos 1st Ed

Price: £250.00

A scarce copy of this insightful biography exploring the fascinating and complicated life of Spanish military and liberal, Juan Van Halen. First edition. Edited from the original Spanish manuscript. Which are added, "His Journey...

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1827 2vol Sketch of the Life and Career of Augustus von Kotzebue Frontispiece
1827 2vol Sketch of the Life and Career of Augustus von Kotzebue Frontispiece

Price: £70.00

A smart copy of Augustus von Kotzebue's autobiography, documenting his affluence career as a writer and dramatist. Complete in two volumes. Augustus von Kotzebue, also known simply as August,...

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1827 2vols Converts from Infidelity, Or lives of Eminent Individuals A Crichton
1827 2vols Converts from Infidelity, Or lives of Eminent Individuals A Crichton

Price: £70.00

Volumes VI and VII of Constable's Miscellany.With illustrated title pages to both volumes. Miscellany was a part publishing serial established by Archibald Constable.Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady...

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1827 3vol Letters Written by the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son Philip Dormer Stanhope
1827 3vol Letters Written by the Earl of Chesterfield to His Son Philip Dormer Stanhope

Price: £70.00

An early nineteenth edition of Philip Dormer Stanhope's famous letters to his son in the original paper covered boards. In the original publisher's boards. Philip Dormer Stanhope was the 4th...

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1827 5 Vols MEMOIRS of JOHN EVELYN Diary William Bray
1827 5 Vols MEMOIRS of JOHN EVELYN Diary William Bray

Price: £545.00

John Evelyn's famous memoirs in a deep navy full calf binding with elegant gilt tooled decoration. Complete in Five Volumes. Comprising Evelyn's diary, from 1641 to 1705-06 and a selection of his familiar letters now which...

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1827 5Vols William Bray Memoirs Of John Evelyn Esq With Correspondence Illus
1827 5Vols William Bray Memoirs Of John Evelyn Esq With Correspondence Illus

Price: £450.00

The diaries of the other great British 17th century diarist, and rival to Pepys, John Evelyn.Like Pepys, these diaries illuminate the social life, manners, and politics of the day. They provide a first hand account of the experience...

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1827 9vol Walter Scott The Life Of Napoleon Buonaparte Scarce Complete Set
1827 9vol Walter Scott The Life Of Napoleon Buonaparte Scarce Complete Set

Price: £290.00

A scarce complete set of The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French with a Preliminary View of the French Revolution by Sir Walter Scott. Second edition. In nine volumes complete. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet...

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1827 Memoirs of The Life and Writings of Lord Byron George Clinton Illustrated
1827 Memoirs of The Life and Writings of Lord Byron George Clinton Illustrated

Price: £130.00

An early edition of this memoir of Lord Byron.Illustrated with 35 plates, a frontispiece and a facsimile handwriting page.Lord Byron was an English poet, peer and leading figure in the Romantic movement. He was regarded as one of the...

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1827 Memoirs of the Marchioness of Rochejaquelein First Edition
1827 Memoirs of the Marchioness of Rochejaquelein First Edition

Price: £39.99

This is a first edition of this noted memoir produced as part of the Constable miscellany series.In binding embossed with the logo for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.The memoirs of Marchioness De La Rochejaquelein are...

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1827 The Last Illness and Decease of the Duke of York Herbert Taylor Scarce
1827 The Last Illness and Decease of the Duke of York Herbert Taylor Scarce

Price: £49.99

A very scarce history of the illness and death of Prince Frederick, the second son of George III.   Sixth edition. With frontispiece of the Duke of York. With, 'A Catalogue of Portraits, Miscellaneous Prints, Costume, Scenery,...

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1828 2 Vol Memoires Apothicaire BLAZE Spanish Civil War
1828 2 Vol Memoires Apothicaire BLAZE Spanish Civil War

Price: £420.00

The uncommon first edition of the detailed memoirs of the Spanish Civil War from French pharmacist and assistant surgeon, Sebastien Blaze. Direct from the library at Newton Hall, the 18th century country house and estate in Northumberland....

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1828 2Vol Reverend Samuel Parr Memoirs Life Opinions William Field First Edition
1828 2Vol Reverend Samuel Parr Memoirs Life Opinions William Field First Edition

Price: £60.00

An uncommon set of memoirs of Samuel Parr, compiled by the Rev. William Field.Parr was a noted schoolmaster, minister, writer and Doctor of Law who was well known during his era for his political writing, to the extent that he was...

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1828 Power of Faith ISABELLA GRAHAM religion BIOGRAPHY
1828 Power of Faith ISABELLA GRAHAM religion BIOGRAPHY

Price: £29.99

Publisher's paper covered boards with paper spine label. Born in Scotland, Isabella Graham (1742 - 1814) moved to the United States in 1765, with her husband John Graham, a physician of the royal army. After his death in 1774, she...

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1828 Selection From The Public and Private Correspondence Lord Collingwood
1828 Selection From The Public and Private Correspondence Lord Collingwood

Price: £170.00

A handsome copy of this biographical work by G. L. Newnham Collingwood , exploring the life and naval career of Vice-Admiral Lord Collingwood. Third edition. Rebound in a half calf binding,...

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1828 The Life of the Right Reverend J Taylor R Heber Illustrated Frontispiece
1828 The Life of the Right Reverend J Taylor R Heber Illustrated Frontispiece

Price: £27.00

A biography on Jeremy Taylor, cleric in the Church of England.With an illustrated frontispiece.Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born at Titley Court, Herefordshire,...

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1829 LETTERS & Other Papers of WILLIAM GROVER Religion
1829 LETTERS & Other Papers of WILLIAM GROVER Religion

Price: £22.99

Selections from the Letters and Other Papers of William Grover, preceded by a Biographical Notice of his Life. Bound in paper-covered boards. Second Edition. Includes a Biographical Memoir, Meditations and Reflections, Letters...

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1829 Letters of Philip Second Earl of Chesterfield Charles II James II
1829 Letters of Philip Second Earl of Chesterfield Charles II James II

Price: £69.99

A collection of the correspondences of Philip Stanhope, second Earl of Chesterfield and member of the Royal Court following the Restoration. He was Lord Chamberlain to Catherine of Braganza (16621665) and a member of her Council...

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1829 Lives of the Bishops of Bath and Wells Stephen Hyde Cassan Large Paper Copy
1829 Lives of the Bishops of Bath and Wells Stephen Hyde Cassan Large Paper Copy

Price: £120.00

The scarce large paper copy of this collection of ecclesiastical biographies. With a tipped-in engraving to the front free-endpaper. Including biographies on John Harewell, Richard Fox, Thomas Wolsey, and many others. Bookplate...

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1829 Memoirs of Charley Crofts Anecdotes Scarce First Edition Autobiography
1829 Memoirs of Charley Crofts Anecdotes Scarce First Edition Autobiography

Price: £325.00

The scarce first edition of this humorous memoir from Charley Crofts. Rare Cork imprint of this Irish Character. First Edition.

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1829 T.S. Grimshawe A Memoir of Rev Legh Richmond Biography History Religion
1829 T.S. Grimshawe A Memoir of Rev Legh Richmond Biography History Religion

Price: £90.00

A copy of Grimshawe's A Memoir of the Rev Legh Richmond. Using numerous letters Richmond penned, Grimshawe creates a memoir beginning with Richmond's birth, charting the ups and downs of his life and career, ending with 'Chapter...

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1830 2Vol Memoirs of George 4th Descriptive of the Most Interesting Scenes Huish
1830 2Vol Memoirs of George 4th Descriptive of the Most Interesting Scenes Huish

Price: £69.99

A set of uniformly bound biographies surrounding the reign of George the fourth. First edition. Featuring numerous engraved plates throughout, featuring a frontispiece and engraved title page to each volume. From the prolific...

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1830 2Vol The Life of John Locke Correspondence Journals Common-Place Lord King
1830 2Vol The Life of John Locke Correspondence Journals Common-Place Lord King

Price: £180.00

An insightful set of biographies taken from a variety of sources, surrounding the life and teachings of English philosopher and physician who is regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers, John Locke. New...

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1830 2vol Thomas MOORE Letters Journals Life BYRON
1830 2vol Thomas MOORE Letters Journals Life BYRON

Price: £199.99

The first edition of Thomas Moore's fascinating publication of and commentary on the life and writings of his close friend Byron. Includes a frontispiece to volume I, of Lord Byron at the age of 19. Painted by G. Sanders and...

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1830 3vols Memoirs of the Life and Times of Daniel de Foe by Walter Wilson
1830 3vols Memoirs of the Life and Times of Daniel de Foe by Walter Wilson

Price: £99.99

A set of the Memoirs of the Life and Times of Daniel de Foe by Walter Wilson.Containing a view of his writings, and his opinions upon a variety of important matters, civil and ecclesiastical.Complete in three volumes.With a frontispiece...

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1830 Extracts From The Journal of The Late Margaret Woods 1771 to 1821 Quaker
1830 Extracts From The Journal of The Late Margaret Woods 1771 to 1821 Quaker

Price: £33.00

An interesting and scarce Quaker diary.From the library of the Ifield Friends Meeting House, Crawley. The Ifield Meeting house was build in 1676 and was used by the Quaker community ever since. These extracts...

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1830 MEMOIRES Lord BYRON Thomas Moore French
1830 MEMOIRES Lord BYRON Thomas Moore French

Price: £160.00

The first French translation of Byron's memoirs. Feauturing vignette titles. Published by Thomas Moore. Translated from the English by Madame Louise Sw. -Bellor. Volumes I and II of five, bound into one. Can command up...

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1831 2vol Memoirs of George the Fourth Robert Huish Illustrated
1831 2vol Memoirs of George the Fourth Robert Huish Illustrated

Price: £110.00

An illustrated and informative biography on George IV, the son of the mad George III, written by Robert Huish. Complete in two volumes. This work is an entertaining and informative biography...

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1831 5 Vols LIFE Samuel JOHNSON James BOSWELL Croker
1831 5 Vols LIFE Samuel JOHNSON James BOSWELL Croker

Price: £660.00

The first edition of Croker's influential edition of Boswell's famous biography in a calf binding. Complete in Five Volumes. A New Edition. With Numerous Additions and Notes, by John Wilson Croker, LL.D. F. R. S. With Mrs Nathaniel...

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1831 5 Vols Samuel JOHNSON by BOSWELL ed. W. Croker
1831 5 Vols Samuel JOHNSON by BOSWELL ed. W. Croker

Price: £299.99

A bright set of The Life of Samuel Johnson by Boswell, edited by John Wilson Croker. Bound in the original publisher's binding. 5 Volumes, complete. With a Hedges & Smith bookseller's label on the front board of volume 1. On...

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1831 5vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell New Edition
1831 5vol The Life of Samuel Johnson James Boswell New Edition

Price: £450.00

James Boswell's famous biography of one of the most influential literary figures in history, Samuel Johnson. With engraved frontispieces to each volume, including a folding map to volume III. New edition, with numerous additions...

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1831 5vols Samuel JOHNSON James BOSWELL Hebrides
1831 5vols Samuel JOHNSON James BOSWELL Hebrides

Price: £440.00

Five volumes beautifully bound fully in leather with gilt lettering and decoration. In good clean

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1831 Hogarth Moralized a Complete Edition of all works Dr Trusler Illustrated
1831 Hogarth Moralized a Complete Edition of all works Dr Trusler Illustrated

Price: £210.00

An illustrated edition of John Trusler's Hogarth Moralized.First thus, this is the first edition to use these plates. Previously there was the first issue in 1768 followed by an 1821 two volume edition containing...

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1832 3vol Memoirs of Doctor Burney Family Papers Daughter Madame D'Arblay First
1832 3vol Memoirs of Doctor Burney Family Papers Daughter Madame D'Arblay First

Price: £295.00

A lovely scarce first edition set of this moving biography of a fascinating character. 'Arranged from his own manuscripts, from family papers, and from personal recollections'. Watermarks of Michaelangelo, France to endpapers...

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1832 Memoirs Pour Servir a L'Histoire de la Revolution de 1830 Mazas French
1832 Memoirs Pour Servir a L'Histoire de la Revolution de 1830 Mazas French

Price: £40.00

An interesting work on the 1830 French Revolution to overthrow Charles X, written by Alexandre Mazas, here written in the original French. In the original French. This work documents the July...

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1832 Recollections MIRABEAU Legislative France Dumont
1832 Recollections MIRABEAU Legislative France Dumont

Price: £174.00

The second edition, carefully revised, of Dumont's biographical work on his friend, Mirabeau, with an interesting provanence of Lady Exmouth, with a dated 1833 copperplate ink signature to the front blank. With twelve facsimiles...

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1832 Recollections of MIRABEAU Etienne DUMONT
1832 Recollections of MIRABEAU Etienne DUMONT

Price: £125.00

The carefully revised second edition of Dumont's highly interesting personal account of French revolutionary, Comte de Mirabeau. Direct from the library at Newton Hall, the 18th century country house and estate in Northumberland,...

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1832 The Life of John Walker John Epps Uncommon
1832 The Life of John Walker John Epps Uncommon

Price: £115.00

The second edition of this interesting and concise biography on the vaccinator John Walker. The second edition of this work. John Walker was an advocate of vaccination, helping to introduce...

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1833 2vol Memoirs and Letters of Captain William Hoste Harriet Hoste 1st
1833 2vol Memoirs and Letters of Captain William Hoste Harriet Hoste 1st

Price: £340.00

The first edition of this collection of letters and a memoir of the life of the Royal Navy officer William Hoste. Complete in two volumes. The first edition of this work. William Hoste was...

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1833 2vols The Life of William Roscoe Henry Roscoe Complete Frontis Biography
1833 2vols The Life of William Roscoe Henry Roscoe Complete Frontis Biography

Price: £375.00

A biographical work on William Roscoe.With a portrait frontispiece to both volumes.Complete in two volumes.Written by his son, Henry Roscoe.William Roscoe was an English historian and leading abolitionist. He published numerous miscellaneous...

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1833 Diary of Alexander Jaffray John Barclay First Edition Scarce Quaker
1833 Diary of Alexander Jaffray John Barclay First Edition Scarce Quaker

Price: £190.00

A scarce first edition copy of this fascinating diary of Alexander Jaffray, edited by John Barclay. A politician and Quaker leader during the English Civil War and Interregnum, Alexander Jaffray...

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1833 Lives of Eminent Persons Library of Useful Knowledge Galileo Newton Blake
1833 Lives of Eminent Persons Library of Useful Knowledge Galileo Newton Blake

Price: £45.00

A selection of biographies on several eminent people. Published as a part of the 'Library of Useful Knowledge' by the superintendence of the 'Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge'. Illustrated, with several vignettes throughout....

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1833 Memoir Felix NEFF William Stephen GILLY Alps Christian
1833 Memoir Felix NEFF William Stephen GILLY Alps Christian

Price: £89.99

A nineteenth-century religious biography by the Anglican clergyman William Stephen Gilly. Second Edition. 'And of his labours among the French protestants of Dauphine, a remnant of the primitive Christians of Gaul'. Featuring...

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1833 Memoires dune celebre courtisane PAULINE
1833 Memoires dune celebre courtisane PAULINE

Price: £189.99

A rather scarce French text concerning the life of a French courtesan. This copy has no title page. Publication information from the British Library catalogue.

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1833 William Gilly A Memoir of Felix Neff Second Edition Folidng Map Protestant
1833 William Gilly A Memoir of Felix Neff Second Edition Folidng Map Protestant

Price: £90.00

A beautiful book on the life of pastor Felix Neff.With a foldout map of Neffs pastoral charge.The second edition.Felix Neff was a Swiss Protestant divine and philanthropist, devoted to evangelistic work.

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1834 2vol Life of Mrs Siddons Thomas Campbell Sarah Siddons Actress
1834 2vol Life of Mrs Siddons Thomas Campbell Sarah Siddons Actress

Price: £90.00

A two volume set of Thomas Campbell's biography of the fascinating life of the actress Sarah Siddons. Complete in two volumes. Sarah Siddons was the most famous tragedienne of the eighteen...

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1834 4Vol William Roberts Memoirs of Mrs Hannah More Biography Letters Writer
1834 4Vol William Roberts Memoirs of Mrs Hannah More Biography Letters Writer

Price: £350.00

A four volume set of Memoirs of Mrs Hannah More.Hannah More (1745 - 1833) made large contributions to society during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries through her writings, both poetical and religious,...

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1834 4vols Memoirs of the Life and Correspondence of Mrs Hannah More Illustrated
1834 4vols Memoirs of the Life and Correspondence of Mrs Hannah More Illustrated

Price: £370.00

A biographical work on Bristol born author, Hannah More.Hannah More was a religious writer and philanthropist. As a poet she was in the circle of Johnson, Reynolds and Garrick.Clarke and Bedford bindings as indicated from binder's...

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1834 Life of Mrs Siddons Thomas Campbell Volume I Only First Edition
1834 Life of Mrs Siddons Thomas Campbell Volume I Only First Edition

Price: £30.00

The first volume of this biography on Welsh-born actress and tragedienne, Sarah Siddons. Volume I only. Sarah Siddons was famous for playing the role of Lady Macbeth. A popular eighteenth...

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1834 The Life Character Literary Labours Samuel Drew Jacob Halls Drew Biography
1834 The Life Character Literary Labours Samuel Drew Jacob Halls Drew Biography

Price: £34.99

This is a scarce first edition of this biography of Cornish Methodist Samuel Drew.Samuel Drew, nicknamed the 'Cornish Metaphysician', was famous for his works on the human soul, the nature of God and the deity of...

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1834 Vol II only Imaginative Biography Sir Egerton Brydges Scarce Walter Raleigh
1834 Vol II only Imaginative Biography Sir Egerton Brydges Scarce Walter Raleigh

Price: £100.00

The second volume of Egerton Brydges 'Imaginative Biography', featuring a selection of eleven biographies of noted figures. In complete. Volume II only. Lacking volume I. A selection of biographical...

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1835 10 Vols The LIFE of Samuel JOHNSON by BOSWELL
1835 10 Vols The LIFE of Samuel JOHNSON by BOSWELL

Price: £528.00

A decoratively bound set of Boswell's famous The Life of Samuel Johnson including the rarer two volumes of Johnsoniana. Bound in original publishers cloth, with gilt lettering and blind-stamped decoration. Complete in Ten...

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1835 10v Life of Samuel JOHNSON by James BOSWELL
1835 10v Life of Samuel JOHNSON by James BOSWELL

Price: £195.00

An early nineteenth century John Murray's edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blindstamped decoration. Complete in Ten Volumes. Volumes IX and X are the two volumes of Johnsoniana. With...

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1835 12vol Portraits of Illustrious Personages in Great Britian Edmund Lodge
1835 12vol Portraits of Illustrious Personages in Great Britian Edmund Lodge

Price: £870.00

A nicely bound set of Lodge's portraits. A collection of portraits, accommpanied by short biographies, of eminent British figures throughout history from Edmund Lodge. Illustrated with two hundred and forty engraved plates (collated,...

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1835 2vol MICHELET Memoires de LUTHER
1835 2vol MICHELET Memoires de LUTHER

Price: £115.00

The fascinating memoirs of Martin Luther, translated and put in order by the eminent French historian Jules Michelet. Preceeded by an essay on the history of religion. Followed by biographies of Wicleff, Jean Huss, Erasme,...

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1835 2vols Private Correspondence of David Garrick with Biography Memoir Scarce
1835 2vols Private Correspondence of David Garrick with Biography Memoir Scarce

Price: £200.00

Two volumes of the private correspondence of playwright, actor and theatre manager David Garrick. Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth Greenly, born at Titley Court, Herefordshire,...

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1835 2Vols Samuel Taylor Coleridge Specimens Of The Table Talk 1st Ed. Selbourne
1835 2Vols Samuel Taylor Coleridge Specimens Of The Table Talk 1st Ed. Selbourne

Price: £230.00

A first edition of the recorded discourse of the English poet and critic.Table talk is a particular literary genre: it consists of the sayings of a particular person, recorded for posterity. It has its roots in classical literature,...

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1835 3 Vols Lady Dacre Tales of The Peerage and Peasantry Sullivan Scarce First
1835 3 Vols Lady Dacre Tales of The Peerage and Peasantry Sullivan Scarce First

Price: £130.00

A scarce first edition, from copac, of Lady Dacre's Tales of the Peers and the Peasantry.Edited by Lady Dacre, Barbarina Brand, the publication is thought to have been written by Arabella Jane Sullivan, Lady Dacre's...

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1835 Letters of J Downing to his Old Friend Mr Dwight Second English Edition
1835 Letters of J Downing to his Old Friend Mr Dwight Second English Edition

Price: £45.00

A scarce collection of letters from J. Downing to his old friend Mr. Dwight.Second English Edition, with Three Additional Letters.From the latest New-York Edition.

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1835 The Beauties of Washington Irving Illustrated Fourth Edition
1835 The Beauties of Washington Irving Illustrated Fourth Edition

Price: £59.99

A copy of 'The Beauties of Washington Irving, Esq'. Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories...

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1835-36 2 Vol Annual BIOGRAPHY and OBITUARY 1835 & 1836
1835-36 2 Vol Annual BIOGRAPHY and OBITUARY 1835 & 1836

Price: £99.99

The scarce Annual Biography and Obituary for 1835 and 1836. The 1835 Volume bound in leather with gilt lettering. The 1836 Volume bound in half leather with gilt lettering and spine decoration. These works are memoirs of celebrated...

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1836 2Vol Memoirs of Don Manuel De Godoy Prince of the Peace J B D'Esmenard
1836 2Vol  Memoirs of Don Manuel De Godoy Prince of the Peace J B D'Esmenard

Price: £235.00

A scarce first English edition of the memoirs of Manuel de Godoy.With a frontispiece to each volume.Manuel de Godoy was Prime Minister of Spain from 1792-1797 and 1801-1808. He is best known as Prince of the Peace, a title he acquired...

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1836 2vol Letters Conversations and Recollections of S T Coleridge First Edition
1836 2vol Letters Conversations and Recollections of S T Coleridge First Edition

Price: £250.00

The first edition of letters, conversations and recollections by S T Coleridge.Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973) a noted book collector and diarist.Complete in two volumes.With a forgery of a letter...

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1836 7vols Historical Memoirs and Posthumous Memoirs of His Own Time Wraxall
1836 7vols Historical Memoirs and Posthumous Memoirs of His Own Time Wraxall

Price: £475.00

An extremely smart seven volume set of memoirs by N. W. Wraxall. A seven volume uniformly bound set. Comprising two sets, both dated 1893. The two sets included are 'Historical Memoirs of...

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1836 8Vol The Life and Works of William Cowper By T. S. Grimshawe Second Edition
1836 8Vol The Life and Works of William Cowper By T. S. Grimshawe Second Edition

Price: £160.00

A uniformly bound set of works from one of the most popular poets of the Georgian era, William Cowper. Second edition. "Now First Completed by the Introduction of His Private Correspondence". With an Essay on the genius...

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1836 8vols The Life and Works of William Cowper by T S Grimshawe
1836 8vols The Life and Works of William Cowper by T S Grimshawe

Price: £135.00

A set of The Life and Works of William Cowper.Complete in eight volumes.Now first compiled by the introduction of his "Private Correspondence."Revised, arranged and edited by the Rev. T. S. Grimshawe, Rector of Burton, Northamptonshire,...

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1837 2Vols Thomas Noon Talfourd The Letters Of Charles Lamb 1st Ed. Selbourne
1837 2Vols Thomas Noon Talfourd The Letters Of Charles Lamb 1st Ed. Selbourne

Price: £95.00

A first edition of this collection of letters by Charles Lamb,who lived from 1764 to 1847. Lamb was a writer and essayist, and is best known for his Essays of Elia, and a childrens book he wrote with his sister called Tales from Shakespeare....

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1837 6vol The Life and Works of Oliver Goldsmith James Prior Scarce Collection
1837 6vol The Life and Works of Oliver Goldsmith James Prior Scarce Collection

Price: £475.00

A scarce set of the works of Irish playwright and author Oliver Goldsmith, complete with an account of his life by James Prior. Containing his miscellaneous works (in four volumes), and his life (in two volumes). Oliver Goldsmith...

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1837 7vol J G Lockhart The Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott First Illus
1837 7vol J G Lockhart The Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott First Illus

Price: £225.00

A first edition of this biography of Sir Walter Scott.First Edition, complete in seven volumes.With a frontispiece and folding facsimile plate of handwriting to volume I.Publisher's catalogues to the front and rear of most volumes.John...

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1837 Memoirs of Emma and Her Nurse or The History of Lady Harewood Mrs Cameron
1837 Memoirs of Emma and Her Nurse or The History of Lady Harewood Mrs Cameron

Price: £25.00

A work by prolific children's author, Lucy Lyttelton Cameron.The tenth edition of this work.With an illustrated frontispiece.Cameron was known for her works for children which had religious themes. She was also a magazine editor. Departing...

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1837-1838 4vols Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott Bart Volumes IV-VII
1837-1838 4vols Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott Bart Volumes IV-VII

Price: £40.00

Four volumes of this celebrated, early nineteenth century, poet's memoirs. Volumes IV - VII only. Lacking volumes I-III. With an errata slip to volume VI. Sir Walter Scott was a popular...

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1837-38 7vol J G Lockhard Memoirs Of The Life Of Sir Walter Scott Portrait Front
1837-38 7vol J G Lockhard Memoirs Of The Life Of Sir Walter Scott Portrait Front

Price: £140.00

An early American edition of Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. by J. G. Lockhart. With a portrait of Scott to frontispiece to first volume, engraved by R. W. Dodson from the paintings by Sir H. Raeburn, 1808.In seven volumes.John...

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1837-8 7vol Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott John Lockhart
1837-8 7vol Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott John Lockhart

Price: £195.00

The fascinating and definitive biography of Sir Walter Scott, edited by his friend and son in law. First Edition. Complete in seven volumes. With a frontispiece and folding facsimile plate of the handwriting of...

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1838 2 vols First Edition Memoirs of Charles Mathews, Comedian.Anne Matthews
1838 2 vols First Edition Memoirs of Charles Mathews, Comedian.Anne Matthews

Price: £70.00

Two First Edition volumes of comedian and actor Charles Mathews' memoirs.With 8 illustrated plates across the two volumes. Direct from the Regency library of Elizabeth Greenly, later Lady Elizabeth Coffin Greenly. Elizabeth...

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1838 2vol Bench and the Bar James Grant Leather Second Edition
1838 2vol Bench and the Bar James Grant Leather Second Edition

Price: £320.00

A fascinating collection of anecdotes and biographies of notable legal figures from the nineteenth century, by the British newspaper editor James Grant. Containing entries on the like of Stephen...

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1838 2Vol Diary Illustrative of the Times of George the IV Charlotte Bury First
1838 2Vol Diary Illustrative of the Times of George the IV Charlotte Bury First

Price: £120.00

An uncommon first edition of this noted work by Lady Charlotte Bury.Complete in two volumes.Lady Charlotte Bury was an English novelist whose works were published unnamed during her lifetime. She acted as lady-in-waiting to Queen Caroline, and...

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1838 2vol Memoirs of Sir William Knighton Lady Knighton Baronet of Bodelwyddan
1838 2vol Memoirs of Sir William Knighton Lady Knighton Baronet of Bodelwyddan

Price: £95.00

Sir William Knighton's memoirs. Knighton was an important figure in the court of King George IV of England and therefore this biography touches on Knighton's career and therefore aspects of court life. ...

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1838 Life of Richard Earl Howe Barrow First Edition Folding Plate Illustrated
1838 Life of Richard Earl Howe Barrow First Edition Folding Plate Illustrated

Price: £128.00

A first edition copy of this fascinating biography of Admiral of the Fleet Richard Howe, by the notable English statesman and writer Sir John Barrow. Richard Howe was a notable British naval...

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1838 Memoirs of a Prisoner of State Alexander Andryane Fortunato Prandi
1838 Memoirs of a Prisoner of State Alexander Andryane Fortunato Prandi

Price: £125.00

The first thus of this memoir regarding Andryane's time imprisoned in Santa Margarita prison. With the bookplate of Geoffrey G Briggs to the front pastedown. Translated into English by Fortunato...

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1838-9 4vol Memoirs of Charles Mathews Comedian Anne Jackson Mathews Illus Calf
1838-9 4vol Memoirs of Charles Mathews Comedian Anne Jackson Mathews Illus Calf

Price: £500.00

An attractively bound four volume set of the memoirs of Charles Mathews by his wife Anne Jackson Mathews. In signed bindings by C. Lewis. Collated complete. Charles Mathews (1776-1835) was an English theatre manager and comic actor,...

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1839 10 Vol MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF Sir Walter SCOTT
1839 10 Vol MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF Sir Walter SCOTT

Price: £359.99

A second edition, 10 volume set of Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering and blind-stamped pictorial decoration. Second edition. 10 volumes, complete. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet, 1771...

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1839 10vol Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott John Gibson Lockhart
1839 10vol Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott John Gibson Lockhart

Price: £495.00

A complete set of this biography of renowned poet Sir Walter Scott. Second edition. This biography has been called the second most admirable in the English language, after Boswell's Life of Johnson. It was published a great number...

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1839 2vol The Life of George Washington To Which are Added His Diaries Sparks
1839 2vol The Life of George Washington To Which are Added His Diaries Sparks

Price: £60.00

A biographical work on George Washington.Complete in two volumes.With engraved frontispieces to each volume.Written by Jared Sparks, an American historian, educator and Unitarian minister.

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1839 3vol Ecclesiastical Biography Lives Eminent Men Christopher Wordsworth
1839 3vol Ecclesiastical Biography Lives Eminent Men Christopher Wordsworth

Price: £49.99

A set of the ecclesiastical biographies of Christopher Wordsworth. Containing volumes I, II and IV of the 1839 third edition. In Ecclesiastical Biographies, selected lives were presented in chronological order so as to illustrate...

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1839 3vol Historical Sketches of Statesmen Who Flourished George III Brougham
1839 3vol Historical Sketches of Statesmen Who Flourished George III Brougham

Price: £345.00

A collection of biographies by Henry Lord Brougham.Comprising of all three series, in uniform bindings.Frontispiece and nine plates to volume III, frontispiece and ten plates to volume II, frontispiece and twelve plates to volume I.The...

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1839 Journals of the Lives and Gospel Labours Second Edition Scarce Quaker
1839 Journals of the Lives and Gospel Labours Second Edition Scarce Quaker

Price: £140.00

A book that is part of the Select Series, Biographical, Narrative, Epistolary, and Miscellaneous, Vol VI. In this instance, the journals of Caton and Crooker.John Burnyeat (also spelled Burneyeat) (ca. 1631 1690) was a British Quaker....

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1840 3vol Confessions of a Thug Captain Meadows Taylor Second Edition
1840 3vol Confessions of a Thug Captain Meadows Taylor Second Edition

Price: £425.00

The second edition of this influential novel on crime in India in the eighteenth and nineteenth century, written by Philip Meadows Taylor. Good to see in the original publisher's boards. Complete...

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1840 A Brief Statement of the Religious Experience of Miss E Diplock From Diary
1840 A Brief Statement of the Religious Experience of Miss E Diplock From Diary

Price: £125.00

A scarce, pocket sized, biographical work.This work is taken from the diary of one Elizabeth Diplock of Kent. Following her death these thoughts on her religious experience have been compiled into this work. The preface states of Diplock's...

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1840 Letter to the Marquis of Lansdowne EDUCATION
1840 Letter to the Marquis of Lansdowne EDUCATION

Price: £150.00

A nice clean copy of this scarce letter. Disbound. First edition. Scarce. Collated complete. Robert Isaac Wilberforce (1802 1857) was an English clergyman and writer, second son of abolitionist William Wilberforce, and active...

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1840 Life and Times of Selina Countess of Huntingdon Hastings Aaron Seymour
1840 Life and Times of Selina Countess of Huntingdon Hastings Aaron Seymour

Price: £28.00

The first volume of Aaron Seymour's interesting biography of Selina Hastings, a Methodist leader in the eighteenth century. Incomplete, being only one volume of two, this volume being Volume...

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1840 Life of Sir Walter Raleigh Patrick Fraser Tytler Biography Third Edition
1840 Life of Sir Walter Raleigh Patrick Fraser Tytler Biography Third Edition

Price: £75.00

A fascinating exploration of the life of the noted Elizabethan knight of the realm, Walter Raleigh. A third edition, improved and revised. Sir Walter Raleigh is a noted figure in the political...

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1840 The Life of Edward Gibbon His Correspondence and Illustrations Scarce
1840 The Life of Edward Gibbon His Correspondence and Illustrations Scarce

Price: £30.00

A biographical work by the Rev. H. H. Milman, exploring the life of the historian and member of parliament, Edward Gibbon. A scarce biographical work. This volume exploring the life and work...

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1841 Letters of the Earl of Dudley Bishop of Llandaff New Edition
1841 Letters of the Earl of Dudley Bishop of Llandaff New Edition

Price: £49.99

A collection of the correspondence between John William Ward, the First Earl of Dudley, and the Bishop of Llandaff. A new edition. With a frontispiece of Dudley.

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1841-56 7vol in1 A Selection of Writings Sedgwick Bremer Inchbald Dana Bligh
1841-56 7vol in1 A Selection of Writings Sedgwick Bremer Inchbald Dana Bligh

Price: £995.00

A sammelband of nineteenth century publications. Being a variety of topics from travelogues to adventure novels, to a diary on every day life through the eyes of an early feminist. Six of the...

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1842 2vol The Life of Augustus Viscount Keppel Thomas Keppel Frontispiece
1842 2vol The Life of Augustus Viscount Keppel Thomas Keppel Frontispiece

Price: £395.00

Thomas Keppel's biography on the Royal Navy officer Augustus Keppel, an important figure in the eighteenth century Navy. Complete in two volumes. First edition and the primary source for Viscount...

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1842 James Anderson Ladies Of The Reformation Illustrated Rebound Modern Cloth
1842 James Anderson Ladies Of The Reformation Illustrated Rebound Modern Cloth

Price: £48.00

An illustrated edition of James Anderson's biographies of women who played a part in the Reformation. The volume is organised by country, beginning with Germany and moving through Switzerland, France, Italy, and Spain....

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1842-49 4vol A History of the Life of Richard Coeur-de-Lion G P R James
1842-49 4vol A History of the Life of Richard Coeur-de-Lion G P R James

Price: £180.00

A comprehensive history of the life and reign of Richard the Lionheart by G. P. R. James. First edition. Richard I (8 September 1157 6 April 1199) was King of England from 6 July 1189 until his death. He also ruled as Duke of...

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1842-56 4vol CAMDEN Society Metrical Romances Cartwright Guilforde John Rous
1842-56 4vol CAMDEN Society Metrical Romances Cartwright Guilforde John Rous

Price: £125.00

A set of four seperate but informally bound works published by The Camden Society, who were founded in 1838 in London and published early historical and literary materials, both unpublished manuscripts and new editions...

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1842-6 7vols Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay edited by Her Niece
1842-6 7vols Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay edited by Her Niece

Price: £425.00

A collection of the Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay edited by her niece.Complete in seven volumes.Volume I covers the period 1778 to 1780, volume II covers the period 1781 to 1786, volume III covers the period 1786 to 1787, volume...

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1843 2vol Memoirs and Correspondence of Francis Horner Leonard Horner
1843 2vol Memoirs and Correspondence of Francis Horner Leonard Horner

Price: £135.00

A complete collection of the letters of Francis Horner, politician and journalist, edited by his brother.G. F. R. Barker, writing in the Dictionary of National Biography in 1891, gave this assessment of Horner: 'Horner was a man of...

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1843 6vol Lettres de Madame de Sevigne Avec Les Notes Jamouneau Binding Frontis
1843 6vol Lettres de Madame de Sevigne Avec Les Notes Jamouneau Binding Frontis

Price: £150.00

An attractive set of the letters of Madame de Sevigne.Complete in six volumes.With a portrait frontispiece to volume I. Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, Marquise de Sevigne, more commonly referred to as Madame de Sevigne, was a French aristocrat...

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1843 Life Voyages and Exploits of Sir Francis Drake J. Barrow Folding Plate 1st
1843 Life Voyages and Exploits of Sir Francis Drake J. Barrow Folding Plate 1st

Price: £115.00

The first edition of this illustrated biography of the Elizabethan explorer Francis Drake, written by John Barrow. The first edition of this work. A biography of Francis Drake, an explorer...

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1843 The Bible in Spain George Borrow Gypsies Spanish Civil War
1843 The Bible in Spain George Borrow Gypsies Spanish Civil War

Price: £59.99

George Borrow's popular work on his experiences in Spain. Fifth edition (first published in one volume). The work is unique among contemporary books describing Spain because it relates numerous unusual personal encounters Borrow...

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1843-47 11 Vols BIOGRAPHIE UNIVERSELLE
1843-47 11 Vols BIOGRAPHIE UNIVERSELLE

Price: £1,500.00

The revised and corrected edition of the French Biographie Universelle, a dictionary of important figures throughout history. Bound in leather and marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt lettering. Complete in twenty-one volumes. Twenty-One...

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1844 2vol The Public and Private Life of Lord Chancellor Eldon Volume II and III
1844 2vol The Public and Private Life of Lord Chancellor Eldon Volume II and III

Price: £49.99

A biography of John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon. Volumes II and III of a three part set. Second edition. John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon, (4 June 1751 13 January 1838) was a British barrister and politician. He served as Lord Chancellor...

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1844 3 vol LIFE ELDON Lord Chancellor Horace TWISS
1844 3 vol LIFE ELDON Lord Chancellor Horace TWISS

Price: £49.99

An interesting work on this British barrister and politician, who served twice as Lord Chancellor. Second Edition. Featuring a number of plates, including a portrait frontispiece to Volume I. Complete...

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1844 BIOGRAPHIE PORTATIVE UNIVERSELLE Portable Univeral Biography J Dubochet
1844 BIOGRAPHIE PORTATIVE UNIVERSELLE Portable Univeral Biography J Dubochet

Price: £145.00

A useful and meticulously compiled copy of the french Biographie Portative Universelle (Portable Universal Biography) published by J.-J Dubochet et Cie. Text is followed by a 'table chronologique et alphabetique ou trouvent...

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1844 Memoirs of the Life and Gospel of Samuel Fothergill U.S Quaker Biography
1844 Memoirs of the Life and Gospel of Samuel Fothergill U.S Quaker Biography

Price: £95.00

A memoir of a Quaker minister who travelled to American colonies.With an engraved frontispiece.This work contains the memoirs of Samuel Fothergill in addition to a selection of his correspondence. His correspondence is of note...

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1845 2vol Arthur Penrhyn Stanley Life And Correspondence Of Thomas Arnold
1845 2vol Arthur Penrhyn Stanley Life And Correspondence Of Thomas Arnold

Price: £34.99

The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold, D.D. by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley with an engraved portrait of Arnold to frontispiece to volume one. Fourth edition. Dr Thomas Arnold (1795 - 1842) was a British educator and...

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1845 2vols The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold Arthur Penrhyn Stanley
1845 2vols The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold Arthur Penrhyn Stanley

Price: £240.00

A biographical work on Thomas Arnold.Comprising of his letters and an accompanying memoir.Complete in two volumes.Written by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley who was educated at Rugby School whilst Arnold was the headmaster. The Life of...

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1845 Correspondence Of Sir Philip Sidney and Hubert Languet Pickering PEARS
1845 Correspondence Of Sir Philip Sidney and Hubert Languet Pickering PEARS

Price: £64.99

A collection of intimate correspondence between the famous courtier and the radical French reformer.Philip Sidney is most famous as an Elizabethan courtier and diplomat; as well as a poet and a soldier.  Here we have his personal...

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1845 The Life of Mozart Including his Correspondence by Edward Holmes First Ed
1845 The Life of Mozart Including his Correspondence by Edward Holmes First Ed

Price: £42.00

The first edition of this biography of Mozart.Includes extracts from his letters and a complete list of his works.With two folding plates of sheet music.Edward Holmes was an English musicologist, music critic, educator and pianist....

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1845-53 5vols The Letters of Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield Mahon
1845-53 5vols The Letters of Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield Mahon

Price: £90.00

The complete five volumes of Philip Dormer Stanhope's letters.Philip Dormer Stanhope was the 4th Earl of Chesterfield. He was a British statesman, man of letters and wit.This work was originally intended to be four volumes, however...

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1846 2Vol The Lives of Eminent Christians Illustrated Richard Hone
1846 2Vol The Lives of Eminent Christians Illustrated Richard Hone

Price: £39.99

An uncommon copy of this set of autobiographical accounts on some of the most "Eminent Christians". Volume one being the sixth edition, and volume two being the third. Illustrated with several engraved portrait plates. Complete...

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1846 Henry Ellis Original Letters Illustrative of English History Royal Letters
1846 Henry Ellis Original Letters Illustrative of English History Royal Letters

Price: £24.00

A collection of letters from autographs in the British Museum, The State Paper Office, "and one or two other collections" compiled and with notes by Sir Henry Ellis, during his time as principal librarian of the British Museum.Letters...

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1846 Memoir of Mrs Mary Lundie Duncan be Her Mother Fourth Edition Scarce
1846 Memoir of Mrs Mary Lundie Duncan be Her Mother Fourth Edition Scarce

Price: £30.00

A scarce copy of this biography of Mrs Mary Lundie Duncan, by her mother.Fourth edition.With a Frontispiece.

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1846 Memoirs of Sophia Dorothea Volume II Second Edition Consort George I Biog
1846 Memoirs of Sophia Dorothea Volume II Second Edition Consort George I Biog

Price: £40.00

The memoirs of Sophia Dorothea of Hanover. The second volume of this two volume set.The second edition of this work.Edited by Robert Folkestone Williams. Williams was a man of letters who wrote poetry, fiction, journalistic...

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1846 The Life of George Canning Robert Bell Binding Bayntun Riviere
1846 The Life of George Canning Robert Bell Binding Bayntun Riviere

Price: £250.00

The first edition of this political biography.A biography of the British statesman and Tory politician, George Canning. Canning worked in several roles in the cabinet before becoming Prime Minister for the final four months of his...

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1848 2vols Final Memorials of Charles Lamb by Thomas Noon Talfourd First Edition
1848 2vols Final Memorials of Charles Lamb by Thomas Noon Talfourd First Edition

Price: £99.99

A first edition, two volume set of Final Memorials of Charles Lamb. Consisting chiefly of his letters not before published, with sketches of some of his companions. By Thomas Noon Talfourd, one of his executors. Charles Lamb (10...

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1848 2vols Final Memorials of Charles Lamb First Edition Thomas Noon Talfourd
1848 2vols Final Memorials of Charles Lamb First Edition Thomas Noon Talfourd

Price: £215.00

The first edition of this biographical work on famous essayist and poet, Charles Lamb. With a bookplate to the front pastedown for one 'A E Le Poer Wynne' with the motto 'Non Sibi Sed Toti'....

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1848 Boswell's Life of Johnson Edited by John Wilson Croker Plates Scarce
1848 Boswell's Life of Johnson Edited by John Wilson Croker Plates Scarce

Price: £49.99

James Boswell's seminal biography of Samuel Johnson, edited by John Wilson Croker. In 1831 Croker published a new edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson including the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, which was vindictively attacked...

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1848 Friends in Council Series of Readings and Discourse Pickering Edition
1848 Friends in Council Series of Readings and Discourse Pickering Edition

Price: £29.99

The 1848 Pickering edition of Arthur Helps' series of essays on society. A long essay on slavery in the first series of Friends in Council was subsequently elaborated into a work in two volumes published in 1848 and 1852, called...

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1848 Life of William Shakespeare Scarce Unusual Illustrated Orchard Halliwell
1848 Life of William Shakespeare Scarce Unusual Illustrated Orchard Halliwell

Price: £300.00

A scarce and sought after early biography of William Shakespeare with many elements never before published.Seventy-six illustrations throughout of his homes and places that he visited. Includes facsimile signatures from Shakespeare...

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1848 Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson By His Widow Seventh Frontis
1848 Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson By His Widow Seventh Frontis

Price: £58.00

A seventh edition of this biography of Colonel Hutchinson.Including a life of Lucy Hutchinson written by herself.Colonel John Hutchinson was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons of England from 1648-1653 and in 1660....

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1848 The Dramatic Works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan Riviere Binding
1848 The Dramatic Works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan Riviere Binding

Price: £30.00

A collection of the plays of Richard Brinsley Sheridan.Including an engraved frontispiece. Including a memoir of Sheridan's life by, 'G. G. S.'.

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1848 The Life of Mrs Godolphin John Evelyn Biography
1848 The Life of Mrs Godolphin John Evelyn Biography

Price: £70.00

A copy of this biographical work by John Evelyn.In the original publishers' boards.'Now first published and edited by Samuel Lord Bishop of Oxford, Chancellor of the Most Noble Order of the Garter'. Margaret Godolphin (1652-1678) was...

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1849 2Vols Theodore Edward Hook Life Remains Composer Intellectual New Edition
1849 2Vols Theodore Edward Hook Life Remains Composer Intellectual New Edition

Price: £28.00

A scarce Nineteenth Century New Edition of this biography of Theodore Edward Hook.Not in the best shape. Really a reading copy.Hook was a noted intellectual and composer who perhaps equal renown for his well-documented fondness for...

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1849 Remains of Henry Kirke White Letters Poems Biography
1849 Remains of Henry Kirke White Letters Poems Biography

Price: £30.00

The literary legacy of English poet Henry Kirke White. Containing Kirke's letters, accounts of his life and his poetry. In an attractive morocco binding that is both gilt stamped and blind stamped.

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1849 The Provincial Letters of PASCAL George Pearce
1849 The Provincial Letters of PASCAL George Pearce

Price: £39.99

A scarce biographical work exploring the life of Pascal through his correspondence, memoirs and essays. Featuring a frontispiece of Pascal. With an "Essay on Pascal, Considered as a Writer and Moralist" by M. Villemain. Bound...

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1851 2Vol Horace Wilpole William Mason Correspondence Mitford First Edition
1851 2Vol Horace Wilpole William Mason Correspondence Mitford First Edition

Price: £60.00

An uncommon two volume, first edition of this book of Nineteenth Century correspondence.Compiled and edited by The Reverend. J. Mitford, the volumes here concern themselves with the letters between Whig Politician and 'man of letters...

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1851 2vol The Correspondence of Horace Walpole and Rev William Mason Uncommon First
1851 2vol The Correspondence of Horace Walpole and Rev William Mason Uncommon First

Price: £90.00

A first edition thus of The Correspondence of Horace Walpole and Rev William Mason.Son of the politician Robert Walpole, Horace Walpole was a close friend to the poet William Mason and they frequently discussed political...

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1851 4vol The Life of Johnson James Boswell Illustrated Tour of the Hebrides
1851 4vol The Life of Johnson James Boswell Illustrated Tour of the Hebrides

Price: £95.00

A complete set of one of the most famous biographies of all time: James Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson.Tenth thousand.A new edition, elucidated by copious notes. Illustrated with hundreds of engravings in the text and engraved frontispieces,...

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1851 6vols The Life of James Duke of Ormond New Edition Biographical Ireland
1851 6vols The Life of James Duke of Ormond New Edition Biographical Ireland

Price: £400.00

A biographical work on James, Duke of Ormond.Complete in six volumes.In a lovely half calf binding with intricate gilt stamping to the spines.The New Edition of this work. Author not stated to title page, entries on Copac attribute...

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1851 Diary of a Dean John Merewether Illustrated Very Scarce
1851 Diary of a Dean John Merewether Illustrated Very Scarce

Price: £450.00

A very scarce copy of John Merewether's diary during his time working on excavations with the Society of Antiquaries, profusely illustrated throughout. A very scarce work. The diary of the...

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1851 Life of Lord Byron Letters Journals Thomas Moore Frontispiece
1851 Life of Lord Byron Letters Journals Thomas Moore Frontispiece

Price: £300.00

A decorative copy of Moore's work on Byron, complete in one volume.With an engraved frontispiece and vignette.Bound in the front of the volume is a signed pamphlet of correspondence between John C. Hobhouse; Baron Thorwaldsen; George...

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1851 Life of Thomas Stothard Anna Eliza Bray Illustrated Bickers Binding
1851 Life of Thomas Stothard Anna Eliza Bray Illustrated Bickers Binding

Price: £195.00

A first edition of this biography of Thomas Stothard, the painter and engraved.  Illustrated with many vignette illustrations and a frontispiece of Stothard. Bound by Bickers (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper). ...

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1851 Life of Thomas STOTHARD By Bray FIRST Edition
1851 Life of Thomas STOTHARD By Bray FIRST Edition

Price: £200.00

A finely bound first edition of the beautifully illustrated biography of artist Thomas Stothard. Bound in half leather with gilt lettering and decoration. With the bookplate for S. F. Widdrington to the front pastedown. Thomas...

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1851 Memoirs of my Youth & Wanderer LAMARTINE
1851 Memoirs of my Youth & Wanderer LAMARTINE

Price: £185.00

Lamartine's Memoirs of my Youth bound with The Wanderer and his Home. Bound in cloth and marbled paper-covered boards. Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de Lamartine, 1790 - 1869, was a French writer, poet and politician. He worked...

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1851 Nimrod Memoirs Of The Life Of John Mytton With Eighteen Colour Plates
1851 Nimrod Memoirs Of The Life Of John Mytton With Eighteen Colour Plates

Price: £595.00

A illustrated biography of John Mytton, in original publishers' cloth binding.Written by Charles James Apperley, noteworthy for his hugely popular sports writing under the pseudonym of "Nimrod" , the work was an extremley popular one,...

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1851-53 2vol Memoirs of the Life and Works of Walter Scott J G Lockhart
1851-53 2vol Memoirs of the Life and Works of Walter Scott J G Lockhart

Price: £345.00

Two uniformly bound volumes, containing the poems of Walter Scott, and Lockhart's famous biography. Illustrated with numerous engraved plates and folding facsimiles. Memoirs is a new edition, complete in one volume. His major...

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1852 2vol Memoirs of The Marquis of Rockingham George Thomas Illus
1852 2vol Memoirs of The Marquis of Rockingham George Thomas Illus

Price: £125.00

A memoir of Prime Minister Charles Watson-Wentworth, the 2nd Marquess of Rockingham, bound in two very smart half leather volumes. With an engraved frontis of the Marquess to the first volume. ...

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1852 2vols Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects Meehan
1852 2vols Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects Meehan

Price: £50.00

Two volumes of this biographical work.With an illustrated frontispiece to each volume.Translated from the original Italian into English by Catholic priest C P Meehan. Charles Patrick Meehan wrote poetry for The Nation as...

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1852 2Vols Lord Cockburn Life Jeffrey Selection Correspondence First Edition
1852 2Vols Lord Cockburn Life Jeffrey Selection Correspondence First Edition

Price: £90.00

A first edition of this two volume history of the life of Lord Jeffrey, written by Nineteenth Century Scottish lawyer and literary figure, Lord Cockburn.Lord Jeffrey was a Scottish judge and literary critic who contubuted to the Edinburgh...

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1852 3vol Life And Letters Of Bathold George Niebuhr And Minor Writings Scarce
1852 3vol Life And Letters Of Bathold George Niebuhr And Minor Writings Scarce

Price: £89.99

A very scarce edition of Life and Letters of Barthold George Niebuhr, and Selections from his Minor Writings. Edited and translated from the German by Susanna Winkworth In three volumes complete. Second edition. Barthold...

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1852 4Vol Edward Bray Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn Charles I Plates
1852 4Vol Edward Bray Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn Charles I Plates

Price: £170.00

The Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn, F.R.S., author of "Sylvia". To which is subjoined the private correspondence between King Charles I and Sir Edward Nicholas, and between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and...

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1852 8 vols The Works and Correspondence of Edmund Burke Complete Set
1852 8 vols The Works and Correspondence of Edmund Burke Complete Set

Price: £500.00

A Complete set of Burke's works and correspondence, covering all manner of his writings from across his career. Includes his enormously influential philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful....

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1852 A Memoir of the Rev Henry Martyn Rev John Sargent Frontispiece Anglican
1852 A Memoir of the Rev Henry Martyn Rev John Sargent Frontispiece Anglican

Price: £60.00

This memoir follows the journeys of the famous Anglican missionary, Henry Martyn. Martyn's devotion to his missionary work won him much admiration. An institution was established in his name in India as well as a trust based...

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1852 KELTY Pickering Reminiscences of Thought and Feeling publishers cloth first
1852 KELTY Pickering Reminiscences of Thought and Feeling publishers cloth first

Price: £69.99

A charming Pickering edition from Mary Kelty.This lovely little cloth-bound volume contains Kelty's autobiographical treatise on character; on lovely rough-cut paper with broad, clear margins.  Complete with publisher's catalogue. ...

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1852 Letters on the Management of Hounds Scrutator HW Howlock Uncommon First Ed
1852 Letters on the Management of Hounds Scrutator HW Howlock Uncommon First Ed

Price: £99.99

Thirty letters on hounds and hunting by the 'Scrutator', or H. W. Howlock. Letters include 'On Bag Foxes', 'Prejudices of Huntsmen', and 'Remarks on Scent'. With a large folding plan of a farmhouse, complete but cleft in two. Uncommon. First...

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1852 Memoirs of the Late Thomas Holcroft
1852 Memoirs of the Late Thomas Holcroft

Price: £55.00

A copy of Thomas Holcroft's memoirs.Thomas Holcroft (1745 1809) was an English dramatist and miscellaneous writer. His novels include Alwyn (1780), an account, largely autobiographical, of a strolling comedian, Anna St. Ives (the...

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