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  • MAGNIFICENT DELUXE LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    Mary Stuart. by SKELTON, John
    SKELTON, John
    Mary Stuart.

    London, Paris & New York: Goupil, 1898. Half morocco, 13 inches tall. Bound by Morrell. A Deluxe Edition limited to 500 copies. With raised bands, titles and blind centre tools. Top edge gilt. Armorial bookplate. With fine colour frontispiece and full page plates throughout. A very handsome copy.

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  • MAGNIFICENT DELUXE EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO
    Charles I by SKELTON, John
    SKELTON, John
    Charles I

    London, Paris & New York: Goupil, 1898. Half morocco, 13 inches tall. Bound by Morrell. A Deluxe Edition. With raised bands, titles and blind centre tools. Top edge gilt. Armorial bookplate. With fine colour frontispiece and full page plates throughout. A very handsome copy.

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  • SUPERB FULL STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO
    The Lay of The Last Minstrel by SCOTT, Sir Walter
    SCOTT, Sir Walter
    The Lay of The Last Minstrel

    London: Longmans et. al., 1816. Full straight grain morocco, 8.75 inches tall. A delightful volume in a fine regency binding. With wide gilt raised bands, titles, floral tooling to the panels, dentelles and all edges. The straight grain boards are framed within gilt and blind tooled rolls.

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  • FINE PRINTING IN HALF MOROCCO
    Charles I. by SKELTON, Sir John
    SKELTON, Sir John
    Charles I.

    London, Paris & Edinburgh: Goupil & Co, 1898. Half morocco, 13 inches tall. An elegant binding with raised bands, gilt titles 'royal' centre tools and top edge. Splendid colour frontispiece and monochrome plates throughout. Armorial bookplate.

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  • A SCARCE TITLE BOUND IN FINE HALF MOROCCO, EXTRA GILT.
    The Miscellaneous Prose Works. ( Comprising: Life of Dryden; Life of Swift; Biographical Memoirs; Paul’s Letters to his Kinsfolk; Chivalry, Romance, The Drama ). by SCOTT, Sir Walter
    SCOTT, Sir Walter
    The Miscellaneous Prose Works. ( Comprising: Life of Dryden; Life of Swift; Biographical Memoirs; Paul’s Letters to his Kinsfolk; Chivalry, Romance, The Drama ).

    Edinburgh: Cadell, 1827. 6 volume set, 9 inches tall. Very finely bound in half morocco with gilt raised bands, extra gilt tooling to the panels and gilt top edges. An excellent set of this rare title.

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  • SPLENDID FULL CALF
    Lectures on Modern History. by SMYTH, William
    SMYTH, William
    Lectures on Modern History.

    Cambridge: Deighton, 1841. 2 volume set, 8.5 inches tall. A most attractive early Victorian full calf with gilt raised bands, unusual and ornate gilt tooling to the panels twin labels and gilt blocks to the boards. Armorial bookplate.

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  • FINE SET IN FULL 18TH CENTURY MOTTLED CALF
    Oeuvres de Theatre. by SAINTFOIX, M. De.
    SAINTFOIX, M. De.
    Oeuvres de Theatre.

    Paris: Chez Prault, 1762. 4 volume set, 6.5 inches tall. A superb full mottled calf set with gilt bands, morocco and inked labels and fine floral gilt tooling to the panels. Ornamental woodcuts. A splendid set.

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  • SECOND, REVISED EDITION IN SUPERB FULL TREE CALF
    Sermons. by SMITH, Sydney
    SMITH, Sydney
    Sermons.

    London: Longman, 1801. 2 volume set, 6.5 inches tall. A superb little set with gilt bands and exquisite gilt tooling, typical of the very beginning of the 19th century. Blue speckled edges. A scarce early edition of the Sermons of this famous English wit, writer and Anglican.

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  • FIRST REPRINT IN FULL CRUSHED MOROCCO
    Two Noble Kinsmen. Reprint of the quarto, 1634. by SHAKESPEARE, William & FLETCHER, John. LITTLEDALE, Harold (editor)
    SHAKESPEARE, William & FLETCHER, John. LITTLEDALE, Harold (editor)
    Two Noble Kinsmen. Reprint of the quarto, 1634.

    London: 'The New Shakespeare Society', Trubner, 1876. Full morocco, 9.5 inches tall. With gilt raised bands, fine gilt tooling to the panels and dentelles. All edges gilt. With a prize gilt embossed device on the upper board, prize bookplate and armorial bookplate. Somewhat foxed on the preliminaries, then clean. In 3 parts. A very impressive copy of this Jacobean tragicomedy, now generally accepted to have been written by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher. The plot is based on 'The Knight's Tale' in Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales.

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  • SPLENDID COPY IN FINE FULL CALF
    Mr. Sponge’s Sporting Tour by SURTEES, Robert Smith
    SURTEES, Robert Smith
    Mr. Sponge’s Sporting Tour

    London: Bradbury and Evans, 1853. Full red calf, 8.5 inches tall. A very fine copy in pristine condition. Bound with gilt raised bands, labels and delightfully tooled gilt panels framing a centre tool of riding cap, stick and whip. Gilt dentelles and top edge. First edition. With hand coloured full page engravings by John Leech.

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  • SPLENDID COPY IN FINE FULL CALF
    “Ask Mama”; Or, The Richest Commoner In England by SURTEES, Robert Smith
    SURTEES, Robert Smith
    “Ask Mama”; Or, The Richest Commoner In England

    London: Bradbury and Evans, 1858. Full red calf, 8.5 inches tall. A very fine copy in pristine condition. Bound with gilt raised bands, labels and delightfully tooled gilt panels framing a centre tool of riding cap, stick and whip. Gilt dentelles and top edge. First edition. With hand coloured full page engravings by John Leech.

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  • SPLENDID COPY IN FINE FULL CALF
    “Plain or Ringlets?” by SURTEES, Robert Smith
    SURTEES, Robert Smith
    “Plain or Ringlets?”

    London: Bradbury and Evans, 1860. Full red calf, 8.5 inches tall. A very fine copy in pristine condition. Bound with gilt raised bands, labels and delightfully tooled gilt panels framing a centre tool of riding cap, stick and whip. Gilt dentelles and top edge. First edition. With hand coloured full page engravings by John Leech.

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  • SPLENDID COPY IN FINE FULL CALF
    Mr. Facey Romford’s Hounds by SURTEES, Robert Smith
    SURTEES, Robert Smith
    Mr. Facey Romford’s Hounds

    London: Bradbury and Evans, 1865. Full red calf, 8.5 inches tall. A very fine copy in pristine condition. Bound with gilt raised bands, labels and delightfully tooled gilt panels framing a centre tool of riding cap, stick and whip. Gilt dentelles and top edge. First edition. With hand coloured full page engravings by John Leech.

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  • PARTICULARLY ELEGANT MID VICTORIAN FULL CALF
    Southey's Poetical Works. by SOUTHEY, Robert
    SOUTHEY, Robert
    Southey's Poetical Works.

    London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1873. Full calf, 9.5 inches tall. A most attractive full calf with gilt raised bands, very fine gilt tooled panels, blue label and the gilt stamp of Wellington College on the upper board. Armorial bookplate. Double column. Engraved portrait and title page.

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  • PRISTINE SET IN HALF RED MOROCCO BY BAYNTUN
    John Inglesant by SHORTHOUSE, Joseph Henry
    SHORTHOUSE, Joseph Henry
    John Inglesant

    London: Macmillan, 1881. 2 volume set, 8.5 inches tall. A very finely copy bound set in half red morocco by Bayntun, with gilt raised bands, titles, panels and all edges. The first trade edition of this classic historical novel set in the 17th century, in pristine condition.

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  • ELEGANT SET IN FULL CALF.
    Diary of The Times of Charles The Second by SIDNEY, Henry
    SIDNEY, Henry
    Diary of The Times of Charles The Second

    London: Henry Colburn, 1843. 2 volume set, 9 inches tall. A very attractively bound set with gilt raised bands, twin labels and extra gilt panels. Portrait. A fine set of this classic royal biography.

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  • SUPERB REGENCY DICED CALF
    Marmion; A Tale of Flodden Field by SCOTT, Walter
    SCOTT, Walter
    Marmion; A Tale of Flodden Field

    Edinburgh: Constable, Miller & Murray, 1808. Full diced calf, 8.5 inches tall. A superb Regency binding with gilt and blind bands and very fine blind, gilt and inked tooling to the panels. The diced boards are framed within blind and gilt rolls. There is a neat ink inscription dated 1810 on the reverse of the free endpaper. A splendid example of a binding of this period on a fourth edition of this celebrated poem.

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  • SUPERB REGENCY FULL DICED CALF
    The Lay of The Last Minstrel. by SCOTT, Walter.
    SCOTT, Walter.
    The Lay of The Last Minstrel.

    London: Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1809. Full diced calf, 8.5 inches tall. A superb Regency binding with gilt and blind bands and very fine blind, gilt and inked tooling to the panels. The diced boards are framed within blind and gilt rolls. There is a dark patch on the upper board and a neat ink inscription dated 1810 on the reverse of the free endpaper. A splendid example of a binding of this period on a tenth edition of this celebrated poem.

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  • FINE COPY IN CLASSIC FULL CALF
    The Wandering Jew. by SUE, M. Eugene
    SUE, M. Eugene
    The Wandering Jew.

    London: Appleyard, 1845. Half calf, 10 inches tall. A rather splendid Victorian binding with gilt raised bands, red label and fine gilt tooling to the panels. With a portrait and fine engraved illustrations throughout. A handsome single volume edition, in double columns, of this celebrated tale.

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  • NEW EDITION IN SPLENDID FULL CALF
    Origines Sacrae: Or a rational account of the grounds of Natural and Revealed Religion. by STILLINGFLEET, Edward
    STILLINGFLEET, Edward
    Origines Sacrae: Or a rational account of the grounds of Natural and Revealed Religion.

    Oxford: The University Press, 1836. 2 volume set, 8.75 inches tall. A splendid early Victorian full calf with raised bands, twin labels and gilt tooled panels. Small loss to the head cap of the second volume but still a very smart set.

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