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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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  • CLASSIC WORKS SPLENDID TREE CALF
    A Modern Comedy. (The White Monkey; The Silver Spoon; Swan Song). by GALSWORTHY, John
    GALSWORTHY, John
    A Modern Comedy. (The White Monkey; The Silver Spoon; Swan Song).

    London: Heinemann, 1929. Full calf, 7.5 inches tall. A splendid tree calf binding by Riviere with gilt raised bands, twin labels and elegant gilt tooling to the panels. An ornate gilt roll frames the boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. First edition thus. Galsworthy's sequel to 'The Forsyte Saga' which was immensely successful and earned him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1932.

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  • ELEGANT HALF MOROCCO SET
    Lord Granville Leveson Gower. Private Correspondence 1781 to 1821 by GRANVILLE, Lord (Edited by GRANVILLE, Castalia Countess)
    GRANVILLE, Lord (Edited by GRANVILLE, Castalia Countess)
    Lord Granville Leveson Gower. Private Correspondence 1781 to 1821

    London: John Murray, 1916. 2 volume set, 8.5 inches tall. A handsome Edwardian half morocco binding with raised bands, titles, simple gilt framed panels and gilt top edge. With 10 full page illustrations. An elegant copy of this fascinating work.

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  • DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Oriental Prisons. Prisons and Crime in India – The Andaman Islands – Burmah – China – Japan – Egypt – Turkey. by GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Oriental Prisons. Prisons and Crime in India – The Andaman Islands – Burmah – China – Japan – Egypt – Turkey.

    London: The Grolier Society, 1905. Half morocco, 9 inches tall. A superb and scarce title in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and top edges. There are excellent centre tools representing the sword and scales of justice on red calf onlays in the panels. Slight fading to the spine but still very bright. Published by the Grolier Society, the Connoisseur Edition is limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 122. This Oriental volume is complete in itself though published as part of a 12 volume set. There are no overall volume numbers on the spines or within the text. The plates are in 2 states.

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  • DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Over Seas. Deportation and Colonization. British and American Prisons of to-day. by GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Over Seas. Deportation and Colonization. British and American Prisons of to-day.

    London: The Grolier Society, 1905. Half morocco, 9 inches tall. A superb and scarce title in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and top edges. There are excellent centre tools representing the sword and scales of justice on red calf onlays in the panels. Slight fading to the spine but still very bright. Published by the Grolier Society, the Connoisseur Edition is limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 122. This Over Seas volume is complete in itself though published as part of a 12 volume set. There are no overall volume numbers on the spines or within the text. The plates are in 2 states.

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  • DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    The World’s Famous Prisons. German and Austrian Prisons. by GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    The World’s Famous Prisons. German and Austrian Prisons.

    London: The Grolier Society, 1905. Half morocco, 9 inches tall. A superb and scarce title in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and top edges. There are excellent centre tools representing the sword and scales of justice on red calf onlays in the panels. Slight fading to the spine but still very bright. Published by the Grolier Society, the Connoisseur Edition is limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 122. This German and Austrian volume is complete in itself though published as part of a 12 volume set. There are no overall volume numbers on the spines or within the text. The plates are in 2 states.

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  • DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Modern French Prisons. Bicêtre, St. Pélagie, St. Lazare, La Force, The Conciergerie, La Grande and La Petite Roquettes Mazas, La Santé. by GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Modern French Prisons. Bicêtre, St. Pélagie, St. Lazare, La Force, The Conciergerie, La Grande and La Petite Roquettes Mazas, La Santé.

    London: The Grolier Society, 1905. Half morocco, 9 inches tall. A superb and scarce title in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and top edges. There are excellent centre tools representing the sword and scales of justice on red calf onlays in the panels. Slight fading to the spine but still very bright. Published by the Grolier Society, the Connoisseur Edition is limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 122. This Modern French volume is complete in itself though published as part of a 12 volume set. There are no overall volume numbers on the spines or within the text. The plates are in 2 states.

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  • DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Italian Prisons. St. Angelo – The Piombi – The Vicaria – Prisons of The Roman Inquisition. by GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Italian Prisons. St. Angelo – The Piombi – The Vicaria – Prisons of The Roman Inquisition.

    London: The Grolier Society, 1905. Half morocco, 9 inches tall. A superb and scarce title in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and top edges. There are excellent centre tools representing the sword and scales of justice on red calf onlays in the panels. Slight fading to the spine but still very bright. Published by the Grolier Society, the Connoisseur Edition is limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 122. This Italian volume is complete in itself though published as part of a 12 volume set. There are no overall volume numbers on the spines or within the text. The plates are in 2 states.

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  • DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Non-Criminal Prisons. English Debtor’s Prisons and Prisons of War. French War Prisons. American War Prisons. With references to those of other lands. by GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    GRIFFITHS, Major Arthur
    The World’s Famous Prisons. Non-Criminal Prisons. English Debtor’s Prisons and Prisons of War. French War Prisons. American War Prisons. With references to those of other lands.

    London: The Grolier Society, 1905. Half morocco, 9 inches tall. A superb and scarce title in half crushed morocco with gilt raised bands, titles and top edges. There are excellent centre tools representing the sword and scales of justice on red calf onlays in the panels. Slight fading to the spine but still very bright. Published by the Grolier Society, the Connoisseur Edition is limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 122. This Non-Criminal volume is complete in itself though published as part of a 12 volume set. There are no overall volume numbers on the spines or within the text. The plates are in 2 states.

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  • THE 3 NOVELS IN PRISTINE FULL CALF
    A Modern Comedy. by GALSWORTHY, John
    GALSWORTHY, John
    A Modern Comedy.

    London: Heinemann, 1948. Full calf, 7.25 inches tall. A delightful full calf by Bayntun Riviere in pristine condition. With gilt raised bands, twin labels, extra gilt panels, dentelles and all edges. Containing the second trilogy of the Forsyte Saga viz. The White Monkey, Silver Spoon and Swan Song on india paper.

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  • CHARMING LITTLE EDITION IN BRIGHT TREE CALF
    The Poetical Works. by GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    The Poetical Works.

    London: Cooke, 1798. Full calf, 6 inches tall. A charming, slim 18th century tree calf with gilt bands, triple labels and delightful gilt centre tools. With two bookplates and a neat contemporary owner's signature on the first blank. Embellished with engraved frontispiece, title page and portrait.

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  • BROCK COLOUR PLATES IN VELLUM GILT
    The Vicar of Wakefield. by GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    The Vicar of Wakefield.

    London: Dent, 1904. Full vellum, 8 inches tall. A most attractive binding with dense gilt floral tooling to the spine and boards. With 25 colour plates by Brock. A charming edition of this classic eighteenth century novel.

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  • FINELY ILLUSTRATED EDITION IN FULL CALF
    The Vicar of Wakefield. by GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    The Vicar of Wakefield.

    London: Macmillan, 1931. Full calf, 6.5 inches tall. A very pretty binding by Bumpus with gilt raised bands, extra gilt panels, twin labels, gilt dentelles and all edges. Elegant illustrations throughout by Hugh Thomson. A delightful copy of this great work.

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  • DELIGHTFUL LITTLE GEORGIAN EMBOSSED CALF BINDING
    Essays, Poems, and Plays, by Oliver Goldsmith. by GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    Essays, Poems, and Plays, by Oliver Goldsmith.

    London: Rivington et al., 1821. Full calf, 5 inches tall. An unusual full embossed calf with gilt raised bands, label, neat framed gilt panels and embossed boards framed within gilt and blind fillets. Engraved frontispiece and title page. An ink inscription dated 1838 on the first blank.

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  • CHARMING EDITION IN FULL MOROCCO
    The Poetical Works. by GRAY, Thomas
    GRAY, Thomas
    The Poetical Works.

    London: Bickers, c.1865. Full morocco, 6 inches tall. A charming 'Oxford' or 'Divinity' binding with gilt titles and all edges and blind tooling. Embellished with full page engravings and vignettes throughout. Slight rubbing and spotting to the boards but overall a lovely volume bound by Bickers.

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  • SPLENDID VICTORIAN FULL CALF
    The Making of England. by GREEN, John Richard
    GREEN, John Richard
    The Making of England.

    London: Macmillan, 1881. Full calf, 8.5 inches tall. An imposing Victorian full calf with gilt raised bands, twin labels and extra gilt panels. Gilt prize block on both boards and a small neat ink inscription on the first blank. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Illustrated with 29 maps.

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  • FINE FULL 18TH C. ROAN
    An History of England, In A Series of Letters From A Nobleman To His Son. by GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    An History of England, In A Series of Letters From A Nobleman To His Son.

    Paris: Barrois,1788. 2 volume set, 6.5 inches tall. Simple 18th century roan binding in excellent condition with raised bands, twin labels and gilt filets. There is a neat owner's ink inscription and some blobs of red sealing wax on the paste downs.

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  • HALF CRUSHED MOROCCO BY ZAEHNSDORF
    Mademoiselle de Maupin by GAUTIER, Theophile
    GAUTIER, Theophile
    Mademoiselle de Maupin

    Paris: Charpentier, 1880. Half morocco, 8 inches tall. A very finely tooled binding by Zaehnsdorf with gilt raised bands and extra gilt panels. Portrait. Edges bumped and some scuffing but a most attractive volume on the shelf.

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