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Prolusions; or, Select Pieces of Antient Poetry, Compiled with Great Care from Their Several Originals, and Offer'd to the Publick As Specimens of the Integrity That Should Be Found in the Editions of Worthy Authors. In Three Parts, Containing I: The Notbrowne Mayde; Master Sackvile's Induction; and Overbury's Wife; II: Edward the Third, a Play, Thought to Be Writ by Shakespeare; III: Those Excellent Didactic Poems, Initl'd Nosce Teipsum, Written by Sir John Davis. With a Preface
London, printed for J. and R. Tonson in the Strand, 1760. Hardcover. One of the first books printed on wove paper in Europe, it is printed on Whatman's wove paper. According to the website devoted to that paper, Whimsie com, most copies of this book contain no watermarks, but this copy does have a watermark, on p. 85 of the Edward III section. On the question of priority, see also Dart Hunter - Papermaking; the History and Technique of an Ancient Craft, p. 125. Full leather with gilt edges. Extremities and backstrip rubbed; endpapers rubbed and edge-browned; pages faintly foxed; corners lacking on rear blank; otherwise very good condition. Three parts in one volume, separately paged. .
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Book number: 42256
USD 600.00 [Appr.: EURO 553.75 | £UK 474.25 | JP¥ 90064]

 
Ainslie, John
Antipathy, or the Confessions of a Cat-Hater. Edited [Written] by John Ainslie
London, John Macrone, 1836. Hardcover. Three volumes in one, paged separately (279p. 279p. 315p.) and with separate title pages, bound in original publisher's cloth. The covers are lightly worn and the cover cloth is split for about one inch at the top of the rear hinge. Internally, there are few minor marginal blemishes. OCLC locates 8 copies. Wolff 34. .
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Book number: 10750
USD 84.38 [Appr.: EURO 78 | £UK 66.75 | JP¥ 12666]

 
Ainsworth, W. Harrison
The Constable of the Tower
1873/Press, [, n.d. Hardcover (Library buckram). Previous owner's name inside front cover of original paperback; free endpapers slightly wavy; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). The paperback edition rebound in buckram for a collector. ]. 481p. Frontispiece. .
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Book number: 38310
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Ainsworth, William Harrison
The Star-Chamber; an Historical Romance. Illustrated by Phiz
London, G. Routledge & Co. 1857. Hardcover. In the scarce original embossed binding, somewhat worn and chipped; hinges strengthened with adhesive; outside margins chipped on endpapers; faint erasures and penciling on front endpapers; tear at outside margin of title page, and corner of frontispiece tissue guard; pages slightly toned and cockled. 296p. Illus. Frontispiece with tissue guard. The first illustrated edition, with 8 plates by "Phiz.
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Book number: 47970
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Antonaccio, Maria
Picturing the Human; the Moral Thought of Iris Murdoch
Oxford University Press, 2000. Softcover. Very good condition in very good dust jacket. 244p. .
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Book number: 50616
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Arnold, Matthew (S.O.A. Ullmann, ed.)
The Yale Manuscript. Edited and with Commentary by S.O. A. Ullmann
Ann Arbor, The University of Michigan Press, [, 1989. Hardcover. Very good condition (no dust jacket). ]. 236p. Illus. Frontispiece. .
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Book number: 34189
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Barrie, James M.
Works. Peter Pan Edition. Publisher's File Copy, Lacking Three Volumes. 15 Volumes (of 18), 1-7, 9-16
New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Hardcover. Scribner's printed 1,000 copies for sale and an additional 30 copies for presentation. The publisher withheld one of the 30 presentation sets as their office file copy. Over the years, three of the volumes (8, 17 and 18) strayed; we offer the remainder. Each bears the personal ownership stamp of a former Scribners' director of production. As has been noted in other copies of this set, the cover cloth of different volumes, if it was originally of the same hue, has aged differently, but this is not a mixed set. The edges of some of the printed backstrip labels are frayed. Otherwise in very good condition. 15 volumes, separately paged. .
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Book number: 47063
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 184.75 | £UK 158.25 | JP¥ 30021]

 
Benson, E.F. [Edward Frederic]
The Blotting Book
New York, Arno Press, 1976. Hardcover. Previous owner's name on verso of front endpaper; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). 255p. Reprint of 1908 edition. .
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Book number: 38224
USD 18.75 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 | £UK 15 | JP¥ 2815]

 
Blake, William (Alfred Kazin, ed.)
The Indispensable Blake. Selected and Arranged, with an Introduction, by Alfred Kazin
New York, The Book Society, 1950. Hardcover. Ends of backstrip lightly bumped; pages slightly toned; gift inscription on front endpaper; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). In very good slipcase. 713p. Illus. .
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Book number: 51595
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 | £UK 20 | JP¥ 3753]

 
Bloom, Harold, ed
Modern Critical Views; John Ruskin. (Edited and with an Introduction by Harold Bloom)
New York, Chelsea House Publishers, 1986. Hardcover. Top corner of one page creased; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). 195p. .
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Book number: 24170
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Boswell, James
The Life of Samuel Johnson, Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order: A Series of His Epistolary Correspondence and Conversations with Many Eminent Persons; Various Original Pieces of His Composition, Never Before Published. A New Edition, Elucidated by Copious Notes, and Illustrated with Numerous Portraits, Views, and Characteristic Designs, Engraved from Authentic Sources. Four Volume Set [with] Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson; a New Edition, Illustrated, with Introduction and Notes by Robert Carruthers. Five Volumes in All
London, Office of the National Illustrated Library, [, 1851. Hardcover. Original decorated and blind-stamped cloth. Backstrips sun-darkened; cover edges sun-faded; extremities bumped and worn; 5 volumes lack front free endpaper; front hinge of vol. 1 shaken; previous owner's name inside front cover of vols. 1-3; pages faintly toned; otherwise very good condition. Hebrides Journal in similar condition, but has front free endpaper; pages slightly toned, some with chipped margins. ]. 5 volumes, separately paged. Illus. Preface dated 1851 in four-volume set. .
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Book number: 47984
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.25 | £UK 39.75 | JP¥ 7505]

 
Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain (Stuart N. Clarke, Stephen Barkway, Vanessa Channer, et al, eds.)
Virginia Woolf Bulletin, Issue No. 1, January, 1999
Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain, 1999. Softcover. Stapled binding. Very good condition. 68p. .
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Book number: 51697
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Brydges, Egerton
Restituta; or, Titles, Extracts, and Characters of Old Books in English Literature, Revived. 4 Volumes
London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1814. Hardcover. Full leather. Backstrips edge-worn and chipped, with larger sections lacking on vol. 2; cover edges finely cracked and chipped; corners frayed; covers detached from vol. 3; pages faintly toned, with occasional faint foxing; bookplates inside covers of each volume, and previous owner's name penciled on each title page; otherwise very good condition. Four volumes, separately paged. .
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Book number: 46129
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Butler, Samuel
Selected Essays. With a Biographical Sketch of the Author by Henry Festing Jones
New York, Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, [, 1929. Hardcover. Bottom corner crease on first pages; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). ]. 255p. .
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Book number: 50941
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Byron, Lord (Leslie A. Marchand, ed.)
Wedlock's the Devil"; Byron's Letters and Journals; Vol. 4: 1814-1815. The Complete and Unexpurgated Text of All the Letters Available in Manuscript and the Full Printed Version of All Others. Vol. 4 Only
Cambridge, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1975. Hardcover. Very good condition in slightly worn dust jacket. 369p. Frontispiece. Vol. 4 only. .
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Book number: 45301
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