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[ Petitpierre, Charles ] [ Jenner, G C ]
L'Amour Glorifié, Ou Traité De La Vraie Sagesse Et Du Vrai Bonheur Selon La Triple Lumiere Divine, De La Grace De L'Ecriture Et Du Bonsens. Ouvrage D'Un Gout Nouveau, Très Curieux, Très Instructif & Très Important Pour Un Chacun
none stated, 1786, 1st edition. Half calf over marbled boards, G+. 100pp, binding somewhat scuffed & worn with slight loss to the head of the spine, tear to lower section of C2, thin marginal worm trace to the last few pp, title soiled, ownership inscription of G C Jenner dated 1818 to the pastedown, a fair copy. Hardback , no dustjacket.
¶ Rather scarce work of esoteric Christian Mysticism. Institutional copies of this edition are at the British Library & the Bibliothčque Sainte-Genevičve in Paris ( who also have one of only 2 copies held of the 1768 printing ). This copy bears the ownership signature, dated Stone 1818, of the Reverend George Charles Jenner [ 1767 - 1846 ], nephew of Edward Jenner. A copy of the same book was offered for sale in the Michaelmas 1796 catalogue of the booksellers Lackington, Allen, & Co as item #20528, in boards, 1s6d.
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Book number: 55320
GBP 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 228 US$ 223.23 | JP„ 32370]
Keywords: theology, religion, christianity, mysticism, esoterism

 
[ Mallet, David ]
Amyntor And Theodora : Or, The Hermit. A Poem. In Three Cantos
printed for Paul Vallant, in the Strand, 1747, 1st edition. Disbound, VG. ht+tp+viii+92pp, complete with the half title, in paper wrappers which are about 50 years old, a little dust soiling to the first & last pages and faint water tide mark to approx 20 pages which affects the bottom of the page at the gutter, otherwise a nice attractive copy. Disbound , no dustjacket.
¶ A narrative poem in blank verse set on the island of St Kilda off the west coast of the Hebrides. Mallet owes, and freeley credits in the footnotes, his description of the island to Martin Martin, who had published his 'A Late Voyage to St Kilda' in 1698. Mallet was able to sell the poem to Vallant for £120 - considerably more than he had got for his 1728 poem 'The Excursion'. David Mallet ( born Malloch ), Scottish poet & who tends to be remembered today for the harsh criticism leveled at him by Samuel Johnson in the 'Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets' (1779 - 81) and for being Viscount Bolingbroke's literary executor.
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Book number: 35981
GBP 160.00 [Appr.: EURO 182.5 US$ 178.58 | JP„ 25896]
Keywords: poetry, poems, st kilda, scotland, scottish literature

 
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Annales des Mines - Ou Recueil De Memoirs Sur l'Explotation Des Mines Et Sur Les Sciences Et Les Arts Qui S'Y Rapportment Redigees Par Les Ingenieurs des Mines Et Publiees Sous L'Autorisation Du Ministre Des Travaux Publics [ Quatrieme Serie - Tome XIV ]
Carilian Goeury Et Vor Dalmont, Quai des Augustines, Paris, 1848, 1st edition. Plain library cloth, VG. 689pp, 8 folding engraved plates [ one misbound ], index, one plate torn with slight loss to the leading edge, some plates re-folded awkwardly, Ex Library & rebound in plain brown library cloth, a nice copy. FRENCH text. Hardback , no dustjacket.
¶ A collection of papers & essays on Mining, Vulcanology, Geology, Mineralogy & similar sciences. There are articles on Chile & its geology, Volcanoes, Mining in Grande Combe etc etc.
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Book number: 22661
GBP 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 114 US$ 111.61 | JP„ 16185]
Keywords: mining, volcanoes, minerals, natural history, geology

 
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Annali Della Facoltà Di Economica E Commercio : Nuova Serie Volume VIII
Universita degli Studi di Bari, 1948, 1st edition. Large format paperback, G. 509pp, covers marked, partly unopened, a fair copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Various papers from the Economics Faculty of Bari university. Contains - Menegazzi : Origine E Fondamento Della Mia Teoria Economics E Finanziaria - Robertis : La Produzione Agricola in Italia Dalla Crisi del III Secolo All'eta dei Carolingi - Mira : Contributo alla Storia Dell'Economia Agricola Nella Campagna Romana I Rendimenti Dei Terreni Nell'agro Romano e Distretto di Roma nel Settecento - Sokoloff : Il Problema Della Proprieta Terriera Nella Storia Del Contadino Russo - Masi : Aspetti Della Crisi Edilizia in Puglia nel XVII Secolo - Gamba : Robert Baden Powell e il suo Metodo Educativo
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Book number: 50028
GBP 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.5 US$ 26.79 | JP„ 3884]
Keywords: economics, roman history, italian history, agriculture, scouting

 
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Anodic Oxidation Of Aluminium And Its Alloys
The Aluminium Development Association, 1949, 2nd edition, revised. Stapled booklet, G. 64pp, 4 colour & 10 b/w illustrations, b/w tables, a good copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Brief details on the anodising & dyeing of aluminium surfaces & the process of electro brightening.
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Book number: 53477
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 8.37 | JP„ 1214]
Keywords: aluminium, metals, metallurgy, roofing, architecture

 
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Anodic Oxidation Of Aluminium And Its Alloys
The Aluminium Development Association, 1949, 2nd edition, revised. Stapled booklet, G. 64pp, 4 colour & 10 b/w illustrations, b/w tables, a good copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Brief details on the anodising & dyeing of aluminium surfaces and the process of electro brightening.
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Book number: 53478
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 8.37 | JP„ 1214]
Keywords: aluminium, metals, metallurgy, roofing, architecture

 
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Archaeologia, Or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating To Antiquity Published By The Society Of Antiquaries Of London Volume CIX [ 109 ]
printed by the Devonshire Press for The Society Of Antiquaries Of London , 1991, 1st edition. Cloth, F. xii+244pp, 55pp b/w plates, many text figs including a few folding, index, a fine copy. Hardback , no dustjacket.
¶ Contains - Giants' Hills 2 Long Barrow, Skendleby - The Pre Flavian Military Belt - Abbot Berkyng's Tapestries & Matthew Paris's Life of St Edward the Confessor - The Discoveries of the Westminster Retable - le Jeu de la Hache, A 15th C Treatise on the Technique of Chivalric Axe Combat - The Pilgrims Hall, Winchester, Hammer beams, Base Crucks & Aisle Derivative Roof Structures - The Papal Palace & Other 14th C buildings at Sorgues Near Avignon - Anne of Denmark's Jewellery Inventory.
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Book number: 46612
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 13.95 | JP„ 2023]
Keywords: archaeology, medieval history

 
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The Archaeological Journal, Published Under The Direction Of The Council Of The Royal Archaeological Institute Of Great Britain And Ireland March 1876 [bound with] September 1876 [bound with] June 1882
The Royal Archaeological Institute , 1876, 1st edition. Half calf over pebble cloth boards, VG. x+8+103+207-474+97-214pp, 29 b/w plates, 3 coloured plates, 3 folding plans, two small tears at the corner of the folding plans, leather rubbed along the edges, binding repaired at the hinge at some time, a reading copy - 1876 is incomplete as June 1882 has been bound in in error. Hardback , no dustjacket.
¶ Collection of articles upon Architectural, Archaeological & Historical subjects. Topics include - Westminster Abbey, Kent at the time of the Roman Invasion, Baalbeck, Norham Castle, Wantage, Constantinople & Armour.
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Book number: 29466
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 27.9 | JP„ 4046]
Keywords: archaeology, history, architecture, topography, castles, cathedrals

 
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L'Architecture Ancienne Et Moderne En Allemagne, En Belgique, En Holland, Et En Suisse [Architecture, Ancient & Modern In Germany, Belgium, Holland & Switzerland]
Armand Guerinet, Paris, nd c 1920, 1st edition. Card portfolio, VG. 96 b/w plates + 1 index sheet, loose in a card portfolio. Complete as called for. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ An interesting collection of views of buildings, from cathedrals to timber framed houses. The photos would seem to date from c 1900 and show many buildings now lost.
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Book number: 6402
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 142.5 US$ 139.52 | JP„ 20231]
Keywords: architecture, germany, holland, belgium, switzerland

 
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Archives De Sociologie Des Religions Volume 4, Juillet - Décembre 1957
Editions Du Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique, 1957, 1st edition. Paperback, VG. 208pp, spine yellowed, internally a fine copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Collection of papers on the Sociology of Religion , covering contries as far apart as Japan & South Africa.
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Book number: 29075
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 13.95 | JP„ 2023]
Keywords: religion, sociology

 
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The Art Of Ticket Writing
Published at the Office of the 'Warehousemen and Drapers' Trade Journal', 1887, 1st edition. Cloth, G. 62pp+9pp publishers adverts, covers with a crease down the middle of the board, endpaper & title detached, several old sellotape repairs which have yellowed, contents a little grubby & rubbed through use. A worn, but complete copy. Hardback , no dustjacket.
¶ Interesting graphical arts manual intended to show retailers how to make large advertising announcements for display outside their shops. The book gives advice on the correct writing impliments, how to chose & mount the board, inks - and how to mix & varnish, gilding, block lettering, design of the layout, holland blinds, paper lettering and lithographic work. The book shows several specimin alphabets as well as completed designs. Uncommon, only the Oxford & BL copies of the first edition recoreded on COPAC.
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Book number: 28602
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 US$ 33.48 | JP„ 4856]
Keywords: graphics, graphic art, alphabets, lettering, art, design, ink, graphic design

 
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The Art Of Drawn Work
The Butterick Publishing Co, 1898, reprint. Large fomat paperback, G. 128pp, b/w illustrations throughout, edges worn, with the title & first pages with tears to the margins, pp7/8 torn just into the text with no loss of lettering, the last page of the text ( an illustration of a towel border ) detached with the margin trimmed to the edge of the image, paper yellowed a little. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Well illustrated mannual of Drawn thread work ( also known as pulled thread work ) which is a form of counted-thread embroidery based on removing threads from the warp and/or the weft of a piece of even-weave fabric. The remaining threads are then grouped or bundled together into a variety of patterns.
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Book number: 41288
GBP 28.50 [Appr.: EURO 32.5 US$ 31.81 | JP„ 4613]
Keywords: textiles, lace, thread work, craft, fabric

 
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Artistical Guide To Florence And District Embellished With Historical Notes On The City And The Principal Monuments, Views, Topographical Maps, Catalogues Of The Galleries, Etc.
Societa Editrice Florentina, Florence, 1923, 20th edition. Paperback, VG. xx+324pp, b/w illustrations, folding colour map, index, spine yellowed, cheap paper a little yellowed, bookplate, neat pencil marginalia, but overall a nice copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ A tourists guide to Florence, with the guide consisting of eight suggested daily itineraries taking in the sights & museums of the city.
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Book number: 47408
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 11.16 | JP„ 1619]
Keywords: italy, italian art, travel

 
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Arts And Artists - Will To Power In Art
Academy Of Art Ltd, nd c 1960, 1st edition. Card wrappers, VG. 15pp, b/w illustrations, covers a little bumped at the edges, a nice copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Short paper of the future of Art & what it will mean for both viewer & artist. Art as an extension of pure thoughh, as oposed to simply representing the World in paint.
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Book number: 21716
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 5.58 | JP„ 809]
Keywords: art, painting , fine art

 
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The Battle Of Britain August - October 1940, An Air Ministry Account Of The Great Days From 8Th August - 31St October 1940
HMSO, 1941, 1st edition. Card wrappers, VG. 32pp, wartime paper browned, a nice copy. Paperback , no dustjacket.
¶ Thin propaganda pamphlet telling the story of the Battle of Britain.
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Book number: 7201
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 5.58 | JP„ 809]
Keywords: military, raf, world war 2, aviation,

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