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  • REMARKABLE FULL RED MOROCCO
    Rewards and Fairies. by KIPLING, Rudyard
    KIPLING, Rudyard
    Rewards and Fairies.

    London: Macmillan, 1923. Full morocco, 7 3/4 inches tall. A splendid and remarkable full crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, fine gilt tooling to the panels and boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges gilt and gauffered. Illustrated by Frank Craig.

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  • EARLY COLLECTED EDITION IN SPLENDID GEORGIAN MOROCCO
    The Works of Thomas Gray, Esq.; by GRAY, Thomas
    GRAY, Thomas
    The Works of Thomas Gray, Esq.;

    London: Dove, 1827. Full morocco, 8.75 inches tall. A splendid Georgian morocco binding with gilt raised bands, extra gilt panels, fine gilt tooling to the boards and all edges gilt. Engraved portrait. Neat ink inscription on the first blank dated 1835. An early Collected edition with a Life of Gray by William Mason.

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  • DEVOTIONAL WORK IN SUPERB FULL CRUSHED MOROCCO
    Short Meditations for Every Day in the Year. by HOOK, Walter Farquhar
    HOOK, Walter Farquhar
    Short Meditations for Every Day in the Year.

    London: George Bell, 1904. Two volume set, 5 inches tall. Full crushed morocco with raised bands, splendid floral gilt tooling to the panels, dentelles and all edges. The upper boards are finely decorated, the lower boards have a simple gilt fillet. Ink inscriptions, dated 1906 on the first blanks.

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  • FIRST SCHAEFER EDITION IN FINE FULL MOROCCO
    Tragoediae. Ad optimorum librorum fidem emendatae cum brevi nota-tione emendationum. Curavit Godofredus Henricus Schaefer. by SOPHOCLES.
    SOPHOCLES.
    Tragoediae. Ad optimorum librorum fidem emendatae cum brevi nota-tione emendationum. Curavit Godofredus Henricus Schaefer.

    Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Sumtibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitzii, 1810. 2 volumes bound in 1 complete, 4.75 inches tall. A fine full Regency calf with raised bands, gilt and blind pallets framing the panels, gilt and blind fillets framing the boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. The bookplate of the writer Maurice Baring as well as a previous owner's ink name on the first blank. Light foxing. It was published by Carl Tauchnitz (1761-1836), the first German publisher to use stereotyping. A neat little set of these great Tragedies in the original Greek.

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  • BEAUTIFUL PRINTING AND ILLUSTRATIONS IN FINE FULL MOROCCO
    The economy of human life. In two parts. Translated from an Indian manuscript, written by a Bramin. (The Œconony of Human Life). by DODSLEY, Robert
    DODSLEY, Robert
    The economy of human life. In two parts. Translated from an Indian manuscript, written by a Bramin. (The Œconony of Human Life).

    London: Harding, 1795. Full morocco, 7 1/2 inches tall. A simple but very handsome 18th century full straight grain morocco with gilt bands, centre tools, dentelles and all edges. Some marks to the binding but no cracking or loss. Decorated with beautiful stipple engravings throughout. This delightful work has also been attributed to the Earl of Chesterfield.

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  • SUPERB LITTLE REGENCY FULL MOROCCO BINDING
    Anacreontica Graece. Ex recensione Friderici Henr. Bothe.. by Anacreon.
    Anacreon.
    Anacreontica Graece. Ex recensione Friderici Henr. Bothe..

    Oxonii [Oxford]: Impensis Bliss et Baxter, 1812. Full morocco, 4.25 inches tall. A superb little binding with a gilt tooled smooth spine with flourishes surrounding the author's name within a gilt cartouche. The boards are framed within gilt and blind fillets. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Extra illustrated with a portrait of Anacreon following the title page. Ownership inscription of John Bullock (1831) and bookplate of Maurice Baring. A charming little edition of a selection of the lyric work of the celebrated Greek lyric poet, notable for his drinking songs and erotic poems.

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  • SCARCE TITLE IN WONDERFUL FULL MOROCCO
    Five Old Plays, Forming a Supplement to the Collections of Dodsley and Others. by COLLIER, J. Payne (Editor)
    COLLIER, J. Payne (Editor)
    Five Old Plays, Forming a Supplement to the Collections of Dodsley and Others.

    London: William Pickering, 1833. Full morocco, 7.5 inches tall. A wonderful binding, almost certainly by Charles Lewis with gilt raised bands, superb gilt tooling to the panels, dentelles and all edges gilt. This volume, contains 'The Misfortunes of Arthur'; 'Downfall of Robert Earl of Huntingdon'; 'Death of Robert Earl of Huntingdon'; 'Woman is a Weathercock'; & 'Amends for Ladies'. It represents the Supplementary, XIIIth volume, of the set of 'Dodsley's Old Plays'.

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  • DELIGHTFUL ANTHOLOGY IN SUPERB MID VICTORIAN FULL MOROCCO
    Old English Ballads. A collection of Favourite Ballads of the Olden Time. by BALLADS
    BALLADS
    Old English Ballads. A collection of Favourite Ballads of the Olden Time.

    London: Full morocco, c.1865. Full blue morocco, 9 inches tall. A superbly bound volume in an unusual shade of blue with gilt raised bands, extra gilt panels, dentelles, all edges and elegant gilt tooling to the boards. A delightful anthology of old ballads illustrated with 50 engraved vignettes. Slight rubbing and foxing particularly to the preliminaries.

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  • FINE PRINTING IN HANDSOME MOROCCO
    (Of the Imitation of Christ). by À KEMPIS
    À KEMPIS
    (Of the Imitation of Christ).

    London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1907. Full morocco, 6 1/2 inches tall. A handsome full morocco by Hatchards with raised bands, geometric gilt and blind tooling to the panels and boards. With gilt dentelles and all edges. Slightly rubbed and darkened around the borders of the boards. Beautifully printed by Humphreys on handmade paper. A wonderful edition of this great devotional work.

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  • DELIGHTFUL LITTLE REGENCY STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO
    Calliope. A Selection of Ballads. by CALLIOPE
    CALLIOPE
    Calliope. A Selection of Ballads.

    London: Suttaby et al., 1816. Full morocco, 5 inches tall. A delightful Regency straight grain morocco binding with gilt bands and intricate extra gilt tooling to the panels. On the boards a gilt foliate centre tool is framed within an ornate gilt roll. All edges gilt. Engraved frontispiece and title page. A charming anthology of ballads, 'Legendary and Pathetic'.

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  • ILLUSTRATED LIMITED EDITION IN FULL CRUSHED PINK MOROCCO
    A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy. by STERNE, Laurence. (YORICK Mr.)
    STERNE, Laurence. (YORICK Mr.)
    A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy.

    London: Peter Davies, 1927. Full morocco, 10 inches tall. A simple, elegant binding in full pink crushed morocco by Riviere with raised bands, gilt titles, dentelles and top edge, the rest being deckled. One of a limited edition of 2000 copies with 16 charming plates by Vera Willoughby.

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  • FIRST EDITION IN IMPRESSIVE FULL MOROCCO
    Leila; or, the Siege of Granada. by LYTTON, Edward Bulwer (Lord Lytton).
    LYTTON, Edward Bulwer (Lord Lytton).
    Leila; or, the Siege of Granada.

    London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1838. Full morocco, 9.25 inches tall. A most impressive early Victorian binding with gilt raised bands, extra gilt panels and elaborate and fine gilt tooling to the boards within gilt and blind rolls and blind corner tools. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Decorated with portrait and 15 steel engravings. Foxing to the plates. First edition of this classic novel of deeds of derring-do in Ferdinand and Isabella's final siege of Moorish Granada.

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  • DELIGHTFUL WORK IN FULL EMBOSSED MOROCCO
    The Eve of St. Agnes. by KEATS, John
    KEATS, John
    The Eve of St. Agnes.

    London: Samson Low, 1859. Full Morocco, 8 inches tall. A remarkable Victorian embossed binding with raised bands, blind centre tools and pallets to the spine and complex blind embossed tooling around a much decorated gilt title to the boards. All edges gilt. 20 engraved illustrations by Wehnert. Ink inscription to the second blank 'Miss M. Hogoboom Sharon'. There has been some near invisible expert restoration to the tooling on the upper board, overall a splendid copy.

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  • SIGNED LIMITED EDITION IN FULL MOROCCO BY ZAEHNSDORF
    Casanova by MASTERS, John
    MASTERS, John
    Casanova

    London: The Arcadia Press, 1970. Full morocco, 10 inches tall. A stylish binding by Zaehnsdorf with raised bands, gilt title, dentelles and all edges. With a design on the upper boards with red and green onlays. Deluxe edition signed by the author and limited to 265 copies.With colour plates throughout.

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  • HANDSOME GEORGIAN FULL MOROCCO
    Opera. (The Works). by HORACE -QUINTUS HORATIUS FLACCUS (Quinti Horatii Flacci)
    HORACE -QUINTUS HORATIUS FLACCUS (Quinti Horatii Flacci)
    Opera. (The Works).

    London: Harding, Mavor & Lepard, 1824. Full morocco, 6.5 inches tall. A splendid Georgian binding with gilt raised bands, a series of pallets framing the panels and elaborate gilt rolls and corner tooling on the boards. All edges gilt. Engraved portrait and title page. Two bookplates. Slight fading to the spine, overall a superb little edition of the works of this great Roman lyric poet. In the original Latin.

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  • FINE PRINTING IN HANDSOME FULL GOATSKIN
    The Borgias by DUMAS, Alexandre
    DUMAS, Alexandre
    The Borgias

    London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1911. Full crushed morocco, 8.5 inches tall. A handsome binding in terracotta goatskin by Hatchards with raised bands simple gilt tooled panels and boards and wide dentelles. All edges gilt. Some scuffing and a tiny loss of leather on the upper fore edge. A classic title, finely printed on handmade paper in a most attractive binding.

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  • FINELY ILLUSTRATED EDITION IN FULL STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO
    The Fables of Flora. by LANGHORNE, Dr. (John)
    LANGHORNE, Dr. (John)
    The Fables of Flora.

    London: Crosby, 1804. Full morocco, 7 1/4 inches tall. A very pretty Georgian straight grain morocco binding with gilt raised bands and delicate centre tools. The boards are framed within a lovely gilt roll and triple fillets. All edges gilt. Illustrated with fine engraved vignettes throughout. A neat ink inscription on the reverse of the free end paper and a previous owner's name on the title page. The half title has been torn out. Slightly grubby but still a charming volume.

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  • PHOTOGRAPHS IN A REMARKABLE FULL MOROCCO PUBLISHER'S BINDING
    Flemish Relics; Architectural, Legendary, and Pictorial. by STEPHENS, Frederic G.
    STEPHENS, Frederic G.
    Flemish Relics; Architectural, Legendary, and Pictorial.

    London: Alfred W. Bennett, 1866. Full morocco, 9.5 inches tall. An exceptional full hard grain morocco binding with raised bands, gilt and blind pallets and centre tools to the spine and delightful gilt tooling to the boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Illustrated with 15 photographs by Cundall and Fleming. Neat ink inscription dated 1867 on the first blank. The green has faded on the spine, the boards have a faint stain and there is some slight rubbing but this scarce deluxe edition is still a most attractive volume.

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  • FINELY PRODUCED WORK IN SPLENDID FULL MOROCCO
    The Traveller. by GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    The Traveller.

    London: 1889. Full morocco, 10 inches tall. A splendid full morocco by Bumpus with gilt raised bands, fine gilt tooling to the panels and double gilt fillets and corner tooling to the panels. Dentelles and all edges gilt. Slight fading to the spine. Decorated with 6 etchings by M. M. Taylor.

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  • MINIATURE IN SUPERB FULL GILT TOOLED MOROCCO
    The Book of Psalms. by PSALMS
    PSALMS
    The Book of Psalms.

    London: The Religious tract Society, c.1845. Full morocco, 2 1/2 inches tall. A delightful little volume in pristine condition with elaborate gilt tooling to the spine and boards. All edges gilt.

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