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[JAMESON, JOHN]
Andrew Jameson 1916 - 1934
Edinburgh: Douglas & Foulis, 1935. First Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. 260mm x 210mm (10" x 8"). 153pp. B/W illustrations. Printed for private circulation.. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. Lower and fore edges untrimmed .
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Book number: d4298
GBP 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.5 US$ 35.24 | JP¥ 3768]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography

 [THEOPHILE KORN], Biographie Moderne Ou Dictionnaire Biographique de Tous Les Hommes Morts Et Vivans. 4 Volume Set
[THEOPHILE KORN]
Biographie Moderne Ou Dictionnaire Biographique de Tous Les Hommes Morts Et Vivans. 4 Volume Set
Breslau: Chez Guill.- Theophile Korn, 1806. Seconde Edition. Blue hardback cloth cover. 210mm x 130mm (8" x 5"). 520pp; 524pp; 516pp; 524pp. Qui ont marque a la fin du 18e siecle et au commencement de celui-ci, par leurs ecrits. leur rang, leur emplois, leur talens, leurs malheurs, leur vertus, leur crimes, et ou tous les faits qui les concernent sont rapportes de la maniere la plus impartiale et la plus authentique. Particularly concerning participants in the French Revolution.. G : in Good condition. Covers rubbed and faded. Ex-lib .
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Book number: r4271
GBP 86.00 [Appr.: EURO 96.25 US$ 108.23 | JP¥ 11572]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Military History 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 EDITOR, In Memoriam. James H Stoddart, LL. D. Editor of the "Glasgow Herald"
EDITOR
In Memoriam. James H Stoddart, LL. D. Editor of the "Glasgow Herald"
[Glasgow]: Printed for Private Circulation, [1888]. [First Edition]. Brown hardback cloth cover. 220mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). 40pp.. G : in good condition without dust jacket .
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Book number: e6668
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Catalogue: Biography
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 [GRANT, ANNE MACVICAR], Letters from the Mountains. Being the Correspondence of a Lady between the Years 1773 and 1807. Three Volume Set
[GRANT, ANNE MACVICAR]
Letters from the Mountains. Being the Correspondence of a Lady between the Years 1773 and 1807. Three Volume Set
Paris: Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme, 1807. Second Edition. Leather covers. 180mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). 216pp, 280pp, 224pp. Anne Macvicar Grant was born in Glasgow on 21 February 1755. After an upbringing in America she married James Grant, a minister, in 1779, and accompanied him to his Highland parish of Laggan. When he died in 1800 Anne decided to supplement her income by writing and in 1803 published by subscription a collection of poems, mainly on Highland subjects. In 1803 she published selections of her correspondence from her time in the highlands. The book, Letters from the Mountains, was a major success, going into four editions within two years, perhaps in part because its lyrical passages describing Highland scenery.. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. One volume lacking red leather title panel to spine. Outer hinges splitting. Occasional light foxing within .
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Book number: j5033
GBP 180.00 [Appr.: EURO 201 US$ 226.54 | JP¥ 24221]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Theatre 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 [JOHNSON, SAMUEL], The Life of Mr Richard Savage, Son of the Earl Rivers + the Lives of Sir Francis Drake and Admiral Blake
[JOHNSON, SAMUEL]
The Life of Mr Richard Savage, Son of the Earl Rivers + the Lives of Sir Francis Drake and Admiral Blake
London: Printed for F Newbery, 1769. Fourth Edition. Brown hardback leather cover. 180mm x 110mm (7" x 4"). ii, 298pp + ads.. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed and edgeworn. Front board weak but holding. Previous owner's inscription. Browning within .
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Book number: c3132
GBP 110.00 [Appr.: EURO 123 US$ 138.44 | JP¥ 14802]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography

 [MCINTOSH, DAVID], The Life and Memoirs of Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte
[MCINTOSH, DAVID]
The Life and Memoirs of Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte
London: T Kinnersley, 1818. First Edition. Full tree calf gilt. Marbled boards. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). 596pp. Illustrated with 9 engravings.. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Hinges weak. Ffep missing. Aeg .
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Book number: e0685
GBP 86.00 [Appr.: EURO 96.25 US$ 108.23 | JP¥ 11572]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 [OWEN, HARRIET MARY BROWNE ]; [HUGHES, HARRIET], Memoir of the Life and Writings of Mrs Hemans
[OWEN, HARRIET MARY BROWNE ]; [HUGHES, HARRIET]
Memoir of the Life and Writings of Mrs Hemans
London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1841. Reprint. Leather hardback cover. 170mm x 110mm (7" x 4"). 352pp.. G: in Good condition without dust jacket as issued. Some scuffing to leather. Staining to title page and frontis. Text clean with a little browing. Previous owner inscriptions to feps. Aeg .
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Book number: 1731
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Keywords: Biography 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 EDITOR, Memorials of the Life of a Soldier. Comprising the More Interesting of His Observations and Experiences in the Army, During a Service of Twenty-One Years, Interspersed with Moral Reflections
EDITOR
Memorials of the Life of a Soldier. Comprising the More Interesting of His Observations and Experiences in the Army, During a Service of Twenty-One Years, Interspersed with Moral Reflections
Edinburgh: Printed by W L Rollo, 1864. [First Edition]. Half-leather hardback with brown cloth boards. 180mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). viii, 170pp.. G : in good condition. Rubbed at joints and edges. Bookplate at pastedown. Browning within .
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Book number: d4393
GBP 140.00 [Appr.: EURO 156.5 US$ 176.19 | JP¥ 18839]
Keywords: Military Biography

 EDITOR, Public Characters of All Nations. Volume 1 Only
EDITOR
Public Characters of All Nations. Volume 1 Only
London: Plummer and Brewis for Sir Richard Phillips and Co, 1823. [First Edition]. Half leather hardback with marbled boards. 160mm x 130mm (6" x 5"). xxx, [695pp]. Portraits. The pagination is somewhat confused, running xxx, 1 - 575, then 2 - 120.. G : in good condition. Cover rubbed and edgeworn .
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Book number: c3553a
GBP 42.00 [Appr.: EURO 47 US$ 52.86 | JP¥ 5652]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography

 EDITOR, Public Characters of 1805
EDITOR
Public Characters of 1805
London: Richard Phillips, 1805. First Edition. Brown hardback half-leather marbled board cover. 220mm x 130mm (9" x 5"). 628pp, + ads. 4 plates.. G : in good condition. Cover rubbed with edge wear. Spine rubbed and lacking title. Scattered browning. Two plates misplaced. Text block firm .
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Book number: g1809
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Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 [SHERER, MOYLE], Recollections of the Peninsular
[SHERER, MOYLE]
Recollections of the Peninsular
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, & Green, 1825. Fourth Edition. Brown hardback half-leather cover with marbled boards. 220mm x 130mm (9" x 5"). 358pp. 'By the Author od Sketches of India'.. G: in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover arubbed. Slight foxinging. Name stamp on fep .
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Book number: r7282
GBP 86.00 [Appr.: EURO 96.25 US$ 108.23 | JP¥ 11572]
Keywords: Military Biography Military History 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 P. L-S, Record of an Ascent; a Memoir of Sir Richmond Thackeray Ritchie
P. L-S
Record of an Ascent; a Memoir of Sir Richmond Thackeray Ritchie
Cambridge: Dillon's University Bookshop, 1961. First Edition. Black hardback cloth cover. 225mm x 145mm (9" x 6"). 43pp. Frontispiece and two other plates. A short biography or eulogy of Sir Richmond Ritchie who served as Permanent Under Secretary of State for India from 1909 to 1912 and as a less well known mountaineer, being the youngest person to climb to the summit of Mont Blanc at that time.. G: in Good condition without dust jacket. Boards marked and rubbed. Spine ends worn .
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Book number: d1837
GBP 12.60 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 15.86 | JP¥ 1695]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Mountaineering

 EDITOR, The Royal Military Calendar, or Army Service and Commission Book. Volume II of 5
EDITOR
The Royal Military Calendar, or Army Service and Commission Book. Volume II of 5
London: T. Egerton, 1820. Third Edition. Quarter leather blue cloth cover. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). 424pp. 'Containing the Services and Progress of Promotion of the Generals, Lieutenant-Generals, Major Generals, Colonels, Lieutenant-Colonels, and Majors of the Army, According to Seniority; With Details of the Principal Military Events of the Last Century.' Book-plate of Henry and Mary Ponsonby 'Pro Rege Lege Grege.'.. G : in Good condition. Outer spine missing. Text block firm. Light scattered browning. Heraldic book-plate on paste-down .
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Book number: e6045
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.75 US$ 50.34 | JP¥ 5382]
Keywords: Military Biography Military History 1750 - 1850 Antiquarian

 ABBATT, JOHN D, Five Capital Cities. A Temporal Journey. Volume I York
ABBATT, JOHN D
Five Capital Cities. A Temporal Journey. Volume I York
Victoria BC: John Abbatt, 1992. First Edition. Crean illustrated card cover. 270mm x 210mm (11" x 8"). xviii, 212pp. Victoria BC published biography.. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket as issued. Cover rubbed and slightly soiled .
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Book number: 0351
GBP 18.60 [Appr.: EURO 21 US$ 23.41 | JP¥ 2503]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Farming and Country

 ABBOTT, JACOB, Alexander the Great, History of. Abbott's Histories
ABBOTT, JACOB
Alexander the Great, History of. Abbott's Histories
London: T Allman & Son, [1855]. Reprint. Red hardback cloth cover. 120mm x 80mm (5" x 3"). 219pp, 4pp.. G : in good condition. Cover rubbed and marked .
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Book number: abb002a
GBP 15.60 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.63 | JP¥ 2099]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography 1850 - 1900 Antiquarian History

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