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LOOFFT, MARCUS,
Nieder-Saechsisches Koch-Buch Oder Siebenhundert Und Zehn Anweisungs-Regeln
Iversen. wornach alle und jede, sowohl kostbare, als ordinaire Speisen praepariret, auch einige Garten-Früchte getrocknet und eingemacht werden können, nebst 52 Regeln von den nöthigsten nöthigsten Confituren fuer die Liebhaber mit aller Aufrichtigkeit verfertiget. Sechszehnte verbesserte Ausgabe. Lubeck, bei Iversen und Compagnie, 1794, 542pp. text browned throughout, staining mostly marginal . In new dark brown half calf leather binding red marblled paper covered boards and end papers.
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Book number: F0039
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Keywords: Weblists2 Kookboek Cookery Books Kochbuch

 
LYSONS, DANIEL & SAMUEL,
Bedfordshire.
0. Full title: Magna Britannia; being a Concise Topographical Account of the Several Counties of Great Britain. Vol. I, Part I. Containing Bedfordshire. London, 1806, 4to; 156pp. with folding map [some roads coloured], and 11 plates; uncut in near cont. cl. spine lettered in gilt. Loosely inserted, with sl. broarder margins, from the supplementary volume, London, 1813, pp. 157-188: "Additions and Corrections", with one further, folding plate, making up twelve plates in all. The first edition of what the authors state to be the first history of the county, complete with the later additions and plate, in very good, uncut state, and including the map.
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Book number: IS035107
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Keywords: Ianweb English Topgraphy History Bedford Ian

 
LYSONS, DANIEL & SAMUEL,
Buckinghamshire.
0. 1813. Full title: Magna Britannia; being a Concise Topographical Account of the Several Counties of Great Britain. Vol.I, Part III containing Buckingahamshire. London, 1813; [vi], pp.509-742, [ii], with folding map, minimally col'd, & 12 copper-engr. plates;.cont. cl. splash-mark on front cover, uncut; stitching completely broken at p. 496/7, v. sl. spotting; loosely inserted are the revised sheets of the "Additions and Corrections", a new version of pp. 683-728. The Buckinghamshire Part of the Lysons rare British topographical history. First Edition, plainly bound but completely uncut.
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Book number: IS035162
GBP 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 US$ 48.35 | JP¥ 5362]
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MACDONALD, GEORGE,
At the Back of the North Wind.
0. 1871. London, Strahan & Co. 1871; viii, 378 pp. 13 pp. advertisements, with illustrations by Arthur Hughes; publisher's purple cloth, spine and front cover illustrated in gilt and black; neatly recased, spine laid down and minimally worn at extremities, boards somewhat dull and faded, the gilt on the picture inset in the front cover also faded, and partly rubbed away, rear board lightly stained or discoloured, contemporary gift inscription on half-title. First issue of the first edition of Macdonald's most-loved children's book.
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Book number: IS00742
GBP 600.00 [Appr.: EURO 683.75 US$ 805.77 | JP¥ 89371]
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Keywords: Ianweb Ian Antiqurian Rare Children's Books Fairy Tales Fantasy Juvenile Victorian Chrstianity Religion Literature Illustrated

 
MANUSCRIPT
Memorandum and Articles of Association of the Oxford Free Press Company Limited.
. folio sized volume with the articles handwritten on vellum pages and signed by the solicitor. With list of names of the subscribers. full calf, rear board detached. A piece (the seal ?) has been cut out of the first page. Loosely inserted is the form of application for shares. (300 shares of GBP 10 each ) Ask for some pictures.
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Book number: F1015
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MESSEL, SAUL VAN, [PS. OF JAAP (JAKOB)
Strelen Om de Stam. Een Bundel Priapeeën.
. Haarlem, De Tuinwijkpers, 1968, 24pp. One of a limited editon of 66 copies of which this is number 50, set in Van Krimpen's 16 point Cancelleresca Bastarda, printed by hand. in buff paper wrappers, fine copy, the spine sl. faded, printed title label on front of wrapper. The author wrote historical works about the Jews under his own name Meier. Fine private press edition( private press ).
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Book number: F0893
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 62.75 US$ 73.86 | JP¥ 8192]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press Privcate Press Limited Dutch

 
METIVIER, GEORGES,
Rimes Guernesiaises
0. par un Câtelain. Londres: Simpkin Marshall, Guernesey: E.Barbet, n.d. [c. 1840 - 1850]; [vi], 224 pp. with wood-engraved frontispiece and 14 wood-engraved pictorial head-or tail-pieces; binder's buckram, plainly lettered on the spine; the penultimate page is torn in the margins, with loss of two or three words. Georges Métivier [1790 - 1881], known as "The Guernsey Burns", drew heavily on traditiional and oral material for his poems in the Guernsey patois, but he lived much of his life in exile. In the preface to the edition of his "Rimes guernesiaises" which we are offering, the poet rails against an edition that had been published in Guernsey a few years previously under the same title in his absence, and without his editorial imput or supervision: "L'auteur des RIMES GUERNESIAISES n'habitait plus l'ile lorsque parut, il y a quelques années, un recueil sous ce titre, dans lequel se trouvait introduites plusieurs pièces qui lui sont entièrement inconnues, ces morceaux étant composés dans un patois désagréable, et très-différent du dialecte si expressif, nerveux et sonore, de la gogenarde vingtaine des Carités". Judging by the paper of our edition, and by the style of the wood-engraved illustrations, the book we are offering is from about 1840 - 50; it is therefore probable that the edition from which Métivier wished to disassociate himself, and the dialect and content of which he here corrects, is the 1831 edition usually associated with him and usually seen as having met his approval. A 32-page glossary is included in the pagination. The frontispiece, an illustration to the poem "Lamentations de Damaris", shows figures in front of an old house in Rue de la Fontaine, the street where Métivier was born.
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Book number: IS002028
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 108.25 US$ 127.58 | JP¥ 14150]
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Keywords: Ianweb French Dialect Poetry Channel Islands Guernsey Dialect Poetry Victorian 19th Century Antiquarian Rare Romance Linguistics Romane Languages Illustrated Books

 
MILNE, A.A.
When We Were Very Young; Winnie-the-Pooh; Now We Are Six; the House at Pooh Corner
Methuen. London, Methuen & Co., 1924-1928. 4 volumes, sm-octavo. Bound in recent full morocco, in their respective original published colours, with gilt titles, the original Sheppard illustrations on the front boards embossed in gilt, gilt decoration and raised bands on spines, gilt rules to fronts and insides of the boards, 2 of the volumes have the original endpapers, top edges gilt. Housed in a blue cloth covered protective slipcase. Illustrated by E. H. Shepard First Impressions, with the exception, as so often, of When We Were Very Young which is the 2nd editon December 1924 Ask for a more detailed description of this beautiful set..
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Book number: F1701
GBP 975.00 [Appr.: EURO 1111 US$ 1309.38 | JP¥ 145228]
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MONTGOMERY OF ALAMEIN , VISCOUNT, FIELD MARSHALL
Normandy to the Baltic
. London Hutchinson 1946 1st no dw. Account of the part played in World War Two by 21 Army Group in the Campaign in NW Europe from June 1944 to May 1945. Copies of all 46 maps and 3 diagrams interleaved in this 1st edition 1946, privately published in Germany for the British Army by the printing and stationary service British Army of the Rhine. in near fine protected d/j. together with a copy of the first edition printed for general use. This copy has the maps in pockets in the front and back of the book. (with remnants of the d/j ] Accompanied by 2 autograph letters (both signed: Montgomery of Alamein) addressed to Lieut-Col. A F Birch-Jones dated 7 September and 13 September 1957 . M. acknowledges receipt of a letter in which B-J. has told of a portrait of Montgomery's wife he owns and which he has offerd to M. The fieldmarshall tells that he only owns one photo of his wife as all his belongings were destroyed by enemy bombing in 1941. In the 2nd letter M thanks B-J. after the portrai t has been collected by his A.D.C. and tells him that the portrait will hang in his son's room. Both stamped envelopes also preserved and glued to f.e.p. Interesting ensemble. ALSO INCLUDED IS: Montgomery's Ten Chapters.Hutchinson. London, 1945. Faux Leather. Good. no dust jacket First Edition. Small Landscape. Un-numbered-31pp. Facsimile of Monty's autograph book with comments from Churchill, Smutts, Fraser, De Gaulle and others along with signatures of Von Friedeburg, Kinsel, Wagner and Friedel who all surrendered to him.[ DR - M].
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Book number: 0020291
GBP 395.00 [Appr.: EURO 450.25 US$ 530.47 | JP¥ 58836]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Signed Weblists Signaturebook Wim Meeuws Montgomery El Alamein Baltic World War Ii Ww2 Wwii Afrikakorps Rommel Military Sch1 Nazi Period 1933-1945 History

 
MÜLLER-KRUMBACH, RENATE:
Harry Graf Kessler Und Die Cranach-Presse in Weimar. Mit Einem Beitrag Von John Dreyfus Und Einem Verzeichnis Der Drucke Der Cranach-Presse.
. Hamburg, Maximilian-Gesellschaft, 1969. 184pp. sm-folio, Black and white illustrations on plates on the pages 121 - 170 . this is the history of the famous private press founded in 1913. 57 editions till 1931 are described/listed and additionally 8 planned titles which were never issued, all shown on the plates. Annual gift of the German bibliophile society the Maximilian-Gesellschaft for 1967 in an edition of 1600 copies. Design by Richard von Sichowsky. Black cloth binding, slightly faded to the spine and edges of the front board, blind embossed design on front board.[DL 3/5]( private press ).
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Book number: F1170
GBP 29.50 [Appr.: EURO 33.75 US$ 39.62 | JP¥ 4394]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press Bibliophile Printing( Private Press )

 
ESTEBAN DE NAGERA
Cancionero General de Obras Nueves. (Zaragoza, 1554 )
. Edicion de Carlos Claveria. Barcelona, Ed. Delstres, 1993, 22cm. xvi, 324pp. front: facsimile of title page of the 1554 edition (series: estudios ,4) wrappers, One of a limited edition of 250 copies printed on papel verjurado de 100 gramos. [ 2 copies ].
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Book number: WO079
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 US$ 20.14 | JP¥ 2234]
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Keywords: Welgemoed Weblists2 Wohlmuth Spanish Literature

 
PARK, MUNGO
Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed Under the Direction and Patronage of the African Association, in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797. . . .
. By Mungo Park, Surgeon. Fourth Edition. London, printed by W. Bulmer and Co. for the author; and sold by G. and W. Nicol, 1800 , XX,551 [1]pp.With portrait frontispiece. Large foldout map (with a 10 cm tear in one of the horizontal folds ) . 5 plates (2 botannic and 3 folding views). Vocabulary of the Mandingo Language. Complete with the half-title page. Quarter calf with leather corners, gilt title and lines on spine, corners bumped, spine worn, small signature on first blank, text clear [ English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT176193 ].
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Book number: F2455KI
GBP 195.00 [Appr.: EURO 222.25 US$ 261.88 | JP¥ 29046]
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Keywords: Africa Travel

 
PIGAFETTA, PHILIPPE OR EDOUARD LOPEZ,
Le Congo.
0. 1883. La Veridique Description du Royaume Africain, Appelé, tant par les Indigènes que par les Portugais, le Congo, telle qu'elle a ete tirée récémment des explorations d'Édouard Lopez, par Philippe Pigafetta, qui l'a mise en langue italienne. Traduite pour la première fois en français sur l'edition latine fait par les frères de Bry, en 1598 ..Bruxelles, J.J.Gay, 1883; 213pp. title printed in red and black, with three folding maps; publisher's printed wrappers; two creases in front wrapper, slight bump to top of inner margins of the last c. 60 pp.two gatherings working loose, pages partly unopened. Printed in an edition of 500 copies. Apparently the first edition in French. Even the publisher is unsure to whom to attribute the work: although the title-page names the author as Philippe Pigafetta (translated by Leon Cahun), the spine gives Ed. Lopez as author, rather than as principle source. Rare.
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Book number: IS00546
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Keywords: Ianweb Ian Rare Bibliophile Travel Exploration Antiquarian French Africa Anthropology Congo

 
VAN DER POST, LAURENS
The Heart of the Hunter
. Hogarth Press, 2nd impression 1961. Page edges dusty/sl. marked, red cloth binding with bumped corners and top/bottom spine the latter also sl. sunned, soiled unclipped dustwrapper frayed and worn at edges and corners, small tears at bottom and top of d/j. With a long handwriiten dedicationto a Margaret Donington Powell in ink by her loving and ever grateful Oswald followed by good wishes from the author, dated May 6, 1962, in a sl. different colour of ink. signed in full Laurens van der Post. [DR-M].
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Book number: F0272-C
GBP 9.50 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.76 | JP¥ 1415]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Signed Signed English Literature Africa Weblists2

 
POWERS, STEPHEN,
Tribes of California
0. 1877. [Department of the Interior. U.S.Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region. J.W.Powell in charge. Contributions to North American Ethnology. Volume III]. Washington, 1877; 4to; [iv], 3, [i], 635 pp. with frontispiece, plates, and folding, colour-printed map in pocket inside rear board, boards dull and a little scratched, edges and extremities rubbed and worn, very short split in cloth of rear joint, base of spine and corners frayed, inner hinge split but firm. The scarce original edition. Most of the deficiences described in its outward condition arise from the book's size and weight. With a contemporary entry on the front blank from an Albert Seissel to Professor C.Schoenborn, dated New York, Oct. 10 [18]81. PLEASE NOTE BOOK IS RATHER HEAVY, The book weighs 3.5 KG when wrapped.
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Book number: IS00737
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 74.25 US$ 87.29 | JP¥ 9682]
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Keywords: Ianweb American Ethnology Anthropology Travel West Coast California Native Americans Antiquarian Rare Exploration Tattooing

 
RAWSTORNE, LAWRENCE,
Gamonia
0. 1905. or, the Art of Preserving Game; and an improved method of making plantations and covers, explained and illustrated. With fifteen coloured drawings by J.T.Rawlins taken on the spot. A New Edition [The Illustrated Pocket Library of Plain and Coloured books]. London, Methuen, 1905; c. 11 x 16.5 cm.; xiv, 136, [iv]pp. with 15 plates in colour; publisher's red cloth, printed label; head of spine slightly worn and chipped, covers dull and slightly marked, label darkened and slightly rubbed, a few scattered spots; a bright spare label for the spine, as issued by the publisher, is loosely inserted in prelims. The original edition (in larger format) was published by Ackermann in 1837.
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Book number: IS002103
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23 US$ 26.86 | JP¥ 2979]
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Keywords: Ianweb Sport Hunting Illustrated Books Game-Keeping Estate Management Landscape History Forestry Hunting Natural History Ecology Antiquarian

 
RINK, HENRY,
Danish Greenland.
0. 1877. Its People and its products. Edited by Dr.Robert Brown. With Illustrations by the Eskimo, and a Map. London, Henry S.King & Co. 1877; xvii, 468pp. with frontispiece, plates, & large folding map; contemporary magenta calf, spine gilt in compartments with raised bands, green morocco lettering piece, gilt arms on front board, marbled endpapers and edges, corners rubbed at tips, very slight wear to front hinge, map creased and a little torn, without loss. First edition in English, of which Rink himself writes in his preface: "My Danish Original in this its English dress has been so much altered that it must be considered a new book." The binding, by Bickers & Son, is a prize binding for the City of London Freemen's Orphan School. The presentation plate on the front paste-down has been removed, which has left the marbled endpaper there imperfect.
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Book number: IS00821
GBP 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 102.75 US$ 120.87 | JP¥ 13406]
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Keywords: Ianweb Ian Antiquarian Travel Rare Travel Greenland Polar Arctic Denmark Inuit Eskimos Prize Bindings Illustrated Ethnology

 
ROHSE, OTTO
Einhundert Holzstiche - Cent Gravures Sur Bois - One Hundred Wood Engravings .
. Eine Auswahl der Holzstiche von 1951-1990. Einführung von Eva-Maria Hanebutt-Benz. Hamburg, Otto Rohse Presse 1990 [1991]. 4°. XIX, 230 Seiten. Mit 100 Orig.-Holzstichen. Orig.-Broschur. 30 x 19 cm. 231 S. (Sigill. Blätter für Buch und Kunst. Heft 3 und 4, Folge X). Illustrierte Original-Broschur. Hamburg, Otto Rohse Presse 1990. Gedruckt in 1400 numerierten und von Otto Rohse signierten Exemplaren. Alle Holzstiche sind von den Stöcken abgezogen. Mit einem Beitrag von Eva-Maria Hanebutt-Benz "Zu Otto Rohses Holzstichen". Mit einem maschinengeschriebenen Brief an den Verleger Fr. Wittig, datiert 29.9.1995, signiert von Rohse in dem er eine neues Werk anbietet; ausserdem die Einladung zur Ausstellung Otto Rohse Buchkunst in Hamburg, Oktober 1995 und Prospektus fuer Otto Rohse Werkverzeichnis der Kupferstiche.
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Book number: F2114SM
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 51.5 US$ 60.43 | JP¥ 6703]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Printing Bibliophile Typography

 
SAUGNIER,
Relations de Plusieurs Voyages
0. 1791. a la Cote d'Afrique, a Maroc, au Senegal, a Goree, a Galam, etc. avec des details interessans pour ceux qui se destinent a la traite des negres, de l'or, de l'ivoire, etc. tirees des journaux de M.Saunier, qui a ete long-temps esclave des Maures et de l'Empereur de Maroc. On y a joint un Carte de ces differens Pays, reduite de la grande Carte d'Afrique de M.Delaborde .. Paris, chez Gueffier jeune, 1791; viii, 341pp. with very large folding map on heavy paper; contemporary French red morocco, spine gilt in compartments, black leather lettering-piece, narrow triple gilt rule to boards. marbled endpapers, a.e.g.;small early ink-stain and small abrasure to surface of the rear board; about the first half of the contents have taken on a concave shape around the folded map bound after the "Avant-propos". Very rare first edition, complete with the map.
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Book number: IS00600
GBP 1250.00 [Appr.: EURO 1424.5 US$ 1678.7 | JP¥ 186190]
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Keywords: Ianweb Ian Rare French Travel Africa Exploration Slavery Slaving Slave Trade Africa Maps Cartography of Africa

 
SCHYNS, JOSEPH(1899- 1500
1500 Modern Chinese Novels and Plays
. by Jos. Schyns (Chinese characters) & others. Present day fiction & drama in China by Su Hsueh-Lin (Chinese characters) Short biographies of authors by Chao Yen-Sheng (Chinese characters) Peiping 1948 . [ Gregg International, 1970. Second impression]. (facs. reprint of 1948 edition). 242cm. 1p.l. iv, lviii, 480, [1]p. cloth. OCLC 256715; 2495113 The first facsimile reprint of the 1948 edition was published by Gregg International in 1966. (ISBN: 057603441X) .
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Book number: F3045
GBP 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 40 US$ 47 | JP¥ 5213]
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SHAGINYAN,M.
Orientalia.
. Izd-e 4-e dopoln. Oblozhka Raboty Sar'yana. Izd.Br.Unanovykh, 1918; 73pp. In new boards, original front cover pasted back to front. [half title brittle,].
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Book number: F0355
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.74 | JP¥ 1192]
Catalogue: Russian Rare
Keywords: Russian Literature Slavic Oriental Studies Thornslav

 
SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM - WHITTINGTON PRESS
Sonnets
. Illustrated with wood engravings by Hellmuth Weissenborn. in three-quarter red morocco. The Acorn Press, 1982 One of an edition of 350 copies printed at the Whittington Press. Each sonnet is preceded by one of Weissenborn's fine coloured wood engravings. Weissenborn, a German-born artist, immigrated to England in 1939 and illustrated fifteen books for the Whittington Press. An exquisite edition The press printed this volume on loose sheets for the Acorn press and these were bound into full red leather by special order only at the time.( private press ).
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Book number: F0034
GBP 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 285 US$ 335.74 | JP¥ 37238]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press Weblists2 Limited( Private Press )

 
SHERWOOD, MRS,
The Infant's Progress
0. 1821. from the Valley of Destruction to Everlasting Glory. Wellington, Houlston and Son, 1821; iv, 237 pp. with engraved frontispiece; contemporary half calf; worn, spine defective at head and tail, joints split, front board working loose. Scarce first edition.
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Book number: IS002293
GBP 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.25 US$ 48.35 | JP¥ 5362]
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Keywords: Ianweb Children's Books Juveniles the Pilgrim's Progress Relious Education Allegory Provincial Printing Houlston Wellington Printing

 
SLOVAR' -
Slovar' Russkogo Yazyka Xi-Xviivv. Volumes 1 - 30 and Some Supplements
. (Institut Russkogo yazyka AN SSSR / Institut russkogo yazyka im.V.V.Vinogradova RAN). Volumes 1 (A-B)-28 ) as published so far ; Ukazatel' istochnikov. Moskva, Nauka, 1975-2015, A good second-hand set. [V Slovare russkogo yazyka XI-XVIIvv. predstavleno okolo 60 tys. slov, naibolee upotrebitel'nykh v russkom yazyke togo vremeni. Eto slova iz oblasti sotsial'no-ekonomicheskikh otnoshenii, byta, sel'skogo khozyaistva, remesel, iskusstva i kul'tury - material'noi i dukhovnoi zhizni. Slovar' pomozhet prochitat' i perevesti teksty drevnerusskoi pis'mennosti, vyyavit' znachenie otdel'nykh slov, utochnit' znachenie terminov, uznat' vremya ikh poyavleniya v russkom yazyke. Otdel'noi knigoi izdaetsya Ukazatel' istochnikov Slovarya russkogo yazyka XI-XVIIvv. V nem v alfavitnom poryadke privodyatsya nazvaniya pamyatnikov pis'mennosti (i ikh sokrashcheniya),a osnove kotorykh sostavlen dannyi slovar'.] The set includes the Spravochnyi vypusk, 2001, 816pp. THIS IS THE FULL SET IN 30 VOLUMES PUBLISHED SO FAR , up to and including UBERECHISYA , We can record a standing order for future volumes, not many to follow now snce we started to supply volume 1 in 1975 We can record a standing order for THE REMAINING volumes.
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Book number: F1967-2
GBP 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 199.5 US$ 235.02 | JP¥ 26067]
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Keywords: Wim Meeuws Russian Linguistics Literature Dictionary Reference

 
SMITH, EDWARD HERBERT ,
Poems,/Original / and / Translated By E.H. Smith, A.B. Incubent / of Killamarsh.
. Manuscript written in ink measuring 189 x 285 mm ] [6] 147 [5] pp. The manuscript starts with the index and then with The Philosophic Traveller or a Review of the Globe. A poem, translated from Bruguière de Sorsum, by Edward Herbert Smith. With the translator's preface explaining that he translated this from Le Voyageur , with the exception of the paragraph on Botany Bay, added by himself. Then followed by Argument of the following poem then followed by the translation itself pp. 1-11, the followed by Note on Lapérouse pp. 12-13 and dated at the end of page 13: Caen, Septr, Cheltenham, October 1824. Followed by poems translated from such poets like Desbarreaux (dated Southsea, Oct. 1821) followed by Smith's own poems on pages 15 - 152. The texts are often corrected, crossed out etc. by Smith. Published texts by this author include: Samuel Bochart. Recherches sur la Vie et les Ouvrages de cet Auteur Illustre. Mémoire." by Edward-Herbert Smith (Caen, 1833 ) [ Brugnière, Antoine André Baron de Sorsum ( 1773-1823 ) was general secretary of the war ministry in the Kingdom of Westfalia and personal secetary of King Jérôme Bonaparte. He became a baron of the Empire in 1812. He translated Roderic by Thomas Southern in 1820. Bound in full calf, gilt decorations on treh spine, binding rather worn. Ex libris pasted to inner front board with motto: VIRTUS INCENDIT VIRES.and initials FLS below the coat of arms ) ( Smythe. ?) marbled end papers. Antoine André Bruguière de Sorsum1 (22 juin 1773 à Marseille - 7 octobre 1823 à Marseille) était un philologue, littérateur et linguiste français du XIXe siècle qui fut également secrétaire particulier du roi de Westphalie, Jérôme Bonaparte.[RL 5/1].
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Book number: 092947
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Keywords: Frenchall Weblists2 Manuscript Frech Literature English Literature Rare

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