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THE HISTORY OF HENRY ESMOND ESQ.
Written by William Makepeace Thackeray. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2114233
Published by The Limited Editions Club. 1956. Nearly fine condition.

Limited to 1500 copies. Salmon-pink textured cloth. Black/gilt title label to spine. Illustrations coloured by hand in the studio of Walter Fischer. Bookplate to front pastedown (From previous owner). SIGNED by Ardizzone. This is copy no. 753. Contained in original slip-case that is in better than very good condition, with just a little fading to edges.
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THE ART OF ANGLING
Written by Richard Bowlker.
Stock no. 2112412
Published by Longman, Orme And Co.. 1839. Good condition.

Containing directions for Fly-Fishing, Trolling, Bottom Fishing, Making Artifical Flies etc. Hand coloured frontis. B/w illustrations. Book has been rebacked, with new spine and title box. Covers are heavily browned and marked. New endpapers. Name in ink to top of title page. Some foxing and page browning.
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GERANIACEAE THE NATURAL ORDER OF GERANIA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Robert Sweet.
Stock no. 2111584
Published by James Ridgway. Very good condition.

This is Volumes 1 & 2 ONLY (of a 5 volume set). More modern binding of plain green covers. 192 beautiful hand coloured engraved plates. Comprising the numerous and beautiful mule-varieties cultivated in the gardens of Great Britain, with directions for their treatment. Plain covers are very marked, with uneven browning. Corners are bumped and worn. Bookplates to front pastedowns. Page browning and some foxing. A few margin marks. Some tissue-guards are worn and creased, but all present, as are all hand coloured plates.
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LECTURES ON BOTANY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by William Curtis.
Stock no. 2111578
Published by William Phillips. 1903. Very good condition.

Dark green leather binding with gilt titles and decorations. This is 3 volumes that have been bound into two books. Elaborate manuscript presentation; leaf inscribed 'To Anne Hoare...' bound into the front of each volume. 119 hand-coloured plates. All edges gilt. Some light bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A bit of scuffing along some cover edges. Some foxing and page browning internally. Hand coloured plates are all present and exquisite!
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THE MAN OF SNOW
No author listed.
Stock no. 2110375
Almost very good condition.

Small format. Purple boards with black title strip to spine. Contains 3 delighful hand coloured plates. 124 pages. Boards faded. Contents foxed but generally clean.
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COOKE'S TOPOGRAPHY
Written by George Alexander Cooke.
Stock no. 2110102
Published by C. Cooke. Almost very good condition.

3 volumes in one: Topographical and Statistical Description of the County of Northumberland; North Wales; South Wales. Map of South Wales has been hand-coloured. Splitting and chipping to edges of spine. Back of spine is very darkened. Bumping and wear to corners. Some foxing and page browning.
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BRITISH GAME BIRDS AND WILDFOWL
Written by Beverley R. Morris.
Stock no. 2109803
Published by Groombridge & Sons. 1st 1855. Very good condition.

Large format. Red leather spine and corners. Raised bands and gilt title to spine. Green decorated cloth with gilt vignettes. 60 hand-coloured engraved plates. Wear to cover edges; some darkening marks to edges of leather. Front joint is cracked, with some chipping. Some foxing and grubby marks to pages internally, but illustrations are exquisite!
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AN HISTORY OF FUNGUSSES, GROWING ABOUT HALIFAX (VOLUME II)
Written by James Bolton. Illustrated by James Bolton.
Stock no. 2109298
1st 1788. Good condition.

An History of Agarics, growing about Halifax. Volume 2 (of 4). Large format. Leather spine with red title label, gilt title. Marbled boards. Exquisite hand coloured plates! Marbled boards are clean and bright. A few marks to leather spine. New, modern endpapers. Frontis is possibly missing. Damp stain to top half of all pages. All plates present. A good copy of a scarce item.
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THE COSTUME OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by W.H. Pyne. Illustrated by W.H. Pyne.
Stock no. 1206933
Published by William Miller. 1st 1808. Very good condition.

Designed, Engraved and Written by W.H.Pyne. Large format. 15 x 10.5 inches. Full blue straight-grained morocco binding. All edges gilt. Gilt titles and decorations to spine. Gilt decorative borders to covers. Hand-coloured vignette to title page plus 60 hand-coloured engraved plates. A fascinating glimpse of Britain at the very beginning of the 19th century. All plates present and in very good condition. Front endpaper professionally repaired at top corner. Small inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some text pages browned by offsetting from plates. One text page is detached, browned and slightly chipped at edge. Armorial bookplate of Philip Davies Cooke, who was Sheriff of Flintshire, to front pastedown. Overall a handsome copy of this scarce book.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE NINETY-SECOND REGIMENT, ORIGINALLY TERMED THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS AND NUMBERED THE HUNDRETH REGIMENT
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 2109216
Published by Parker, Furnivall & Parker. 1851. Almost very good condition.

Cloth covers with gilt titles. 3 hand-coloured plates and 1 hand-coloured map. Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1794; and of its subsequent services to 1850. Spine is browned, with couple of small nicks. Mottling/damp marks to covers. Series title page may be missing - although book looks complete. Foxing to outer page edges. Hand-coloured plates are bright.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE TWELFTH, OR THE EAST SUFFOLK REGIMENT OF FOOT
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 2109178
Published by Parker, Furnivall & Parker. 1848. Almost very good condition.

Containing an account of the formation of the regiment in 1685, and of its subsequent services to 1847. Red cloth, gilt titles. 4 hand coloured plates. Uneven fading to covers; spine browning; couple of small pin holes to spine. Bumping to cover edges, with some grubby marks. Publisher ink stamp and insert to prelims. A few grubby margin marks. Hand coloured plates are lovely and bright!
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE THIRTEENTH, FIRST SOMERSET, THE PRINCE ALBERT'S REGIMENT OF LIGHT INFANTRY
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 2109177
Published by Parker, Furnivall & Parker. 1848. Almost very good condition.

Containing an account of the formation of the regiment in 1685, and of its subsequent services to 1848. Red cloth, gilt titles. 3 hand coloured plates. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners and cover edges. Small pin hole to side of spine. A few grubby marks to covers. Wear to edges. A few margin marks. Hand coloured plates are nice and bright.
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