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Macaulay, Thomas B

The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay – Macaulay, Thomas B

$40.35

A 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. Tipped in Errata slip. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Macaulay, with engraved signature (From a photograph by Claudet. Engraved by C. Cook. Marbling to all edges and end papers. Prize bookplate…

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De Béranger, P-J

Chansons de P-J De Béranger. Anciennes et Posthumes – De Béranger, P-J

$47.08

Text: French. Foxing to prelims and scattered foxing throughout. Embellished with 161 unpublished engravings and numerous vignettes by MM. Andrieux, Bayard, Crépon, Claverie, Darjou, G Durand, Férat, Giacomelli, Lorsay, Morin, Pauquet, Riou, Sauvageot, Viollat and Worms. Marbling to all edges. Contents tightly bound. 5 raised gilded bands on spine with the gilded title on a…

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Jacob, William

An Historical Inquiry into the Production and Consumption of the Precious Metals. Volumes I and II – Jacob, William

$121.06

Bookplate of Sir Thomas Baring (2nd Baronet) on front paste-down which has ghosted onto the next two pages. Apart from some minor foxing on Pages 31-41 the contents and clean and tightly bound. Sunning to spines with a 2cm goudge to the spine of Vol 1. Publisher: John Murray Date Published: 1831 Publication Place: London…

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Deschanel, Augustin Privat

Traité Élémentaire de Physique II – Deschanel, Augustin Privat

$16.81

Text: French. Translated: Elementary Treaty of Physics – Heat – Electricity – Acoustic – Optical. Half title page only. 1 colour plate only. No publisher or published date. Numerous illustrations. Heavy edge-wear to corners and boards. Leather rubbed with sunning and some abrasions to spine. Gilt decoration to spine with title in gilt on red…

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Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn

Lectures on the History of the Eastern Church with an Introduction on the Study of Ecclesiastical History. – Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn

$26.90

Marbled end papers. Splitting to the front endpapers. Some light foxing to prelims with light scattered foxing to contents. Includes map in the front which is foxed. Inscription to William H Finlay from the principal of Liverpool College circa 1860s. 437 Pages. 3rd Edition. Condition: Very good Hardcover. Binding: Full leather boards with 5 raised…

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Low, David

Domesticated Animals of the British Islands. – Low, David

$40.35

Comprehending the Natural and Economical History of Species and Varieties; The Description of the Properties of External Form; and Observations on the Principles and Practice of Breeding. Marbled end papers with a prize bookplate from the Liverpool Collegiate Schools to W H Finlay, 1860 on front paste-down. Some foxing to prelims. Marbelling to all edges.…

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