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(AESOP). PHAEDRI, [GAIUS JULIUS].
AUGUSTI LIBERTI FABULARUM AESOPIARUM Libri Quinque. Publii Syri et Aliorum Veterum Sententiae. Recensuit et Notas Addidit Richardus Bentleius.
Cantabrigiae: Apud Cornelium Crownfield, 1726. 1st Ed. Sm. 4to. [viii] + 87pp. Copper engraved frontis. sculp B. Baron. Latin text. Signature A browned to head and with sm. closed tear, marbled e.ps., contemporary mottled calf boards with gilt tooled edges, minor loss to corners, some fading to edges, rebacked in modern calf with gilt motifs and tooling with gilt lettering to spine.
¶ Aesops Fables Latin. Edited by Richard Bentley. ESTC N38784 ‘Aesop’s fables. Latin. Also issued as part of: ’Publii Terentii Afri comoediae, ..’ Cantabrigiae, 1726.’ 1st-century CE Roman fabulist and the first versifier of a collection of Aesop's fables into Latin. Inscribed in beautiful and legible script ‘Jo Brown Universitatis Glasguensis Alumnus Elegantiorus ingenii dotes Diligentia gnavitas excolens Hoc prienuum in hunc usum A Pratribus Goergii Muirhead quondam L.H.P. In hac Universitate legatis Publice Tulit. Guyil Richardson L.H.P. ... 1794.’ Presumably William Richardson (1743–1814), literary scholar and Professor of Humanity at Glasgow.
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Book number: 263165
GBP 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 292 US$ 343.63 | JP¥ 37988]
Keywords: LITERATURE; CLASSICS

 
AGBODEKA, FRANCIS.
AFRICAN POLITICS AND BRITISH POLICY IN THE GOLD COAST 1868-1900. A study in the forms and force of protest.
Longman Northwestern Univ. Press, 1971. 1st UK Ed. x + 206pp. With the signature of A.F. Robertson, original boards, spine sl. bumped, sl. residue of tape to fore-edge of pastedowns and fold of d/w. with minor wear.
¶ Legon History Series.
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Book number: 270120
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.25 US$ 41.24 | JP¥ 4559]
Keywords: VOYAGES AND TRAVEL; AFRICA

 
AGRAWAKA, VASUDEVA S.
HANDBOOK OF THE SCULPTURES IN THE CURZON MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY MUTTRA.
Allahabad, 1933. 1st Ed. Sm. slim 8vo. Paperback. [iv] + ii + 47pp. + [i] blank. Port. frontis., 37 figures from photos. Upper corners sl. curled, good in original printed stapled limp wrapps., some very light browning and sl. rust marks around staples.
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Book number: 245637
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.75 | JP¥ 1520]
Keywords: VOYAGES AND TRAVEL; INDIA

 
AGULHON, MAURICE.
THE REPUBLIC IN THE VILLAGE. The People of the Var from the French Revolution to the Second Republic.
CUP, 1982. 1st English Ed. xix + 412pp. 6 maps. Sl. rubbed d/w.
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Book number: 201806
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.25 US$ 41.24 | JP¥ 4559]
Catalogue: HISTORY: HISTORY
Keywords: HISTORY; HISTORY

 
AIKEN, JOHN.
A DESCRIPTION OF THE COUNTRY From Thirty to Forty Miles Round MANCHESTER.
David & Charles Newton Abbot, 1968. Facsimile reprint of 1795 Ed. Sm. 4to. xvi + [viii] + 624pp. 71 plates, folding map, folding plan. Very good in sl. rubbed d/w.
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Book number: 231703
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 48.11 | JP¥ 5318]
Keywords: VOYAGES AND TRAVEL; ENGLAND

 
AIKIN, ARTHUR.
JOURNAL OF A TOUR Through North Wales and Part of Shropshire; With Observations in Mineralogy, and Other Branches of Natural History.
J. Johnson ..., 1797. 1st Ed. Sm. 8vo. xvi + 231pp. + [i]. Explanation of the Plate + [viii] Folding frontis. section. Some light browning, partially repaired tear to pp.87-8, pp.23-32 with stain to head of leaves, modern e.ps., rebound in diced half calf with marbled boards, some wear.
¶ Arthur Aikin (1773-1854) chemist and scientific writer. The above is an account of a tour the author undertook with his brother Charles Rochemont Aitkin and another friend.
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Book number: 273436
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175.25 US$ 206.18 | JP¥ 22793]
Keywords: VOYAGES AND TRAVEL; WALES

 
AIKIN, LUCY.
MEMOIRS OF THE COURT OF KING JAMES THE FIRST.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown ..., 1822. 1st Ed. 2 vols. xvi + 444pp. + x + 413pp. + [ii]. Engraved port. frontiss. Subscription Lib. bookplates and inscriptions, marbled e.ps., some light browning, contemporary polished calf with double gilt rule and blind fillet border to boards, some marking and several sm. portions lacking to boards, dec. gilt ruled compartments surrounding a gilt lyre, gilt lettered title labels.
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Book number: 256503
GBP 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 70.25 US$ 82.47 | JP¥ 9117]
Catalogue: HISTORY: HISTORY
Keywords: HISTORY; HISTORY

 
AINSWORTH, W. HARRISON.
JACK SHEPPARD: A Romance.
Routledge, Warne and Routledge ..., 1862. viii + 344pp. Frontis. and 18 engraved plates. Some light browning, original red cloth bound in at rear, marbled e.ps., contemporary double gilt rule edged half morocco with marbled boards, gilt ruling and lettering to spine, rubbed.
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Book number: 274882
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 58.5 US$ 68.73 | JP¥ 7598]
Keywords: LITERATURE; PRE 1900 LITERATURE

 
AINSWORTH, ROBERT.
THESAURUS Linguæ Latinæ compendiarius: Or, A Compendious Dictionary of the Latin Tongue: Designed for the Use of the British Nations: In Three Parts. Containing, I. The English appellative Words and Forms of Expression before the Latin; in which will be found some thousand English Words and Phrases, several various Senses of the same Word, and a great Number of proverbial Expressions, more than in any former Dictionary of this Kind, all carefully endeavoured to be rendered in proper and classical Latin. To which is subjoined, I. The Proper Names of the more remarkable Places rendered into Latin. 2. The Christian Names of Men and Women. II. The Latin Appellatives before the English; in which are given the more certain Etymologies of the Latin Words, their various Senses in English ranged in their natural Order, the principal Idioms under each Sense explained and accounted for, all supported by the best Authorities of the Roman Writers; with References to the particular Book, Chapter, or Verse, where the Citations may be found. III. The ancient Latin Names of the more remarkable Persons and Places occuring in classic Authors, with a short Account of them both historical and mythological; and the more modern Names of the same Places, so far as they are known, collected from the most approved Writers. To which are added, 1. The Roman Calendar, much fuller than any yet published. 2. Their Coins, Weights, and Measures. 3. A Chronology of the Roman Kings, Consuls, and more remarkable Events of that State. 4. The Notes of Abbreviation used in ancient Latin Authors and Inscriptions. 5. A short Dictionary of the more common Latin Words occuring in our ancient Laws.
London: printed for W. Mount and T. Page ..., 1746. 2nd. Ed. with additions and improvements by Samuel Patrick. 2 vols. 4to. [i] + xxxiv + (B-Ttt2) + t.p. + ([Tt3-[9f3]). Ex.-libris J.E. Johnson Oct. 1907, some browning, flyleaf partially detached, some taping to hinges, gilt and blind rule edged contemporary calf boards, loss to corners, wear to boards, early reback in calf with gilt lettering, some loss to spines.
¶ ESTC T88539 ‘Printed by Charles Ackers; his ledger records 4000 small copies printed, and 320 fine. McKenzie and Ross. A ledger of Charles Ackers, 2.’
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Book number: 261161
GBP 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 292 US$ 343.63 | JP¥ 37988]
Keywords: LITERATURE; GENERAL SURVEYS

 
AIRD, CATHERINE.
CHAPTER AND HEARSE. and Other Mysteries.
Macmillan, 2003. 1st Ed. [viii] + 293pp. + [iii]. Very good in d/w.
¶ Signed ‘Catherine Aird’ to title-page.
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Book number: 261500
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 US$ 27.49 | JP¥ 3039]
Keywords: LITERATURE; 20TH CENTURY LITERATURE

 
AIRT, SEAN MAC. (EDITOR).
THE ANNALS OF INISFALLEN (Ms. Rawlinson B. 503). Edited with Translation and Indexes.
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1988. Reprint. Large 8vo. lii + 596pp. E.ps. lightly spotted, original silver lettered blue cloth faded to spine and sl. onto lower board.
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Book number: 272122
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 52.75 US$ 61.85 | JP¥ 6838]
Keywords: VOYAGES AND TRAVEL; IRELAND

 
AITCHISON, N.B.
ARMAGH AND THE ROYAL CENTRES IN EARLY MEDIEVAL IRELAND: Monuments, Cosmology, and the Past.
Cruithne Press / Boydell & Brewer, 1994. 1st Ed. Large 8vo. x + 356pp. 65 figures. Sl. rubbed d/w.
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Book number: 271418
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.25 US$ 41.24 | JP¥ 4559]
Keywords: VOYAGES AND TRAVEL; IRELAND

 
AITKEN, RICHARD AND LOOKER, MICHAEL. (EDITORS).
THE OXFORD COMPANION TO AUSTRALIAN GARDENS.
OUP/Garden History Society, 2002. 1st Ed. Royal 8vo. [xxx] + 697pp. + [i]. More than 300 b/w. ills. Ex.-libris Julia Trevelyan Oman, from the Library of Sir Roy Strong, very good in d/w.
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Book number: 272443
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.75 US$ 54.98 | JP¥ 6078]
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY; GARDENING

 
AKERMAN, JOHN YONGE.
REMAINS OF PAGAN SAXONDOM.
John Russell Smith, 1855. 1st Ed. Sm. 4to. xxviii + 84pp. 40 colour printed J. Basire plates finished by hand. Upper hinge cracked, light browning, with the bookplate of William Edkins by Hewitt, morocco backed cloth, some fraying to edges, gilt lettering and dec. to rubbed spine with some loss to spine, t.e.g.
¶ John Yonge Akerman (1806–1873), numismatist and antiquary. With the armorial bookplate of John Wm. Ryland, FSA and Author.
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Book number: 270241
GBP 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 175.25 US$ 206.18 | JP¥ 22793]
Catalogue: HISTORY: HISTORY
Keywords: HISTORY; HISTORY

 
ALBERTI, LEON BATTISTA.
ON THE ART OF BUILDING IN TEN BOOKS. Translated by Joseph Rykwert, Neil Leach and Robert Tavernor. Foreword by Angelo Poliziano.
MIT Press, Massachusetts, 1988. Royal 8vo. [xxviii] + 442pp. Numerous ills. Ex.-libris Sir Roy Strong, tail of spine sl. bumped, good in price clipped d/w.
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Book number: 273214
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.25 US$ 34.36 | JP¥ 3799]
Keywords: ART; EUROPEAN ARCHITECTURE

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