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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE SIXTEENTH, OR THE BEDORDSHIRE REGIMENT OF FOOT
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 2109176
Published by Parker, Furnivall & Parker. 1848. Very good condition.

Containing an account of the formation of the regiment in 1688, and of its subsequent services to 1848. Red cloth, gilt titles. 2 hand coloured plates. Fading to spine; some grubby marks to covers. Light bumping to corners. Hand coloured plates are lovely and bright!
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THE LIFE OF JOHN MYTTON ESQ. OF HALSTON SHROPSHIRE
Written by Nimrod. Illustrated by H. Alken; T.J. Rawlins.
Stock no. 1707044
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1869. Fair condition.

M.P. for Shrewsbury, High Sheriff for the counties of Salop and Merioneth and Major of the North Shropshire Yeomanry Cavalry with his Hunting, Racing Shooting, Driving and Extravagant Exploits. Fourth edition revised and enlarged. 18 hand coloured plates. Two (of 18) plates MISSING. Covers unevenly faded. Edges worn and bumped. Some foxing. Plate margins a little grubby but otherwise bright.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE SIXTH REGIMENT OF DRAGOONS GUARDS OR THE CARABINEERS
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 1706933
Published by Longman, Orme And Co.; Clowes And Sons. 1st 1839. Good condition.

Modern leather spine and corners, original cloth covers with gilt titles. 3 hand-coloured plates. Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1685 and of its subsequent services to 1839. New endpapers. Stamp to half-title page has been erased leaving surface damage to page and a small hole. Plates bright just slightly browned.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE FOURTEENTH OR THE KING'S REGIMENT OF LIGHT DRAGOONS
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 1706931
Published by Parker, Furnivall & Parker. 1847. Very good condition.

Cloth covers with gilt titles. 3 hand-coloured plates. Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment and of its subsequent services to 1837. Spine worn and chipped. Corners worn. A few hinges pulled. Prelims foxed.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE SEVENTEENTH REGIMENT OF LIGHT DRAGOONS LANCERS
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 1706927
Published by John W. Parker. 1st 1841. Good condition.

Cloth covers with gilt titles. 7 hand-coloured plates. Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1759; and of its subsequent services to 1841. Spine faded. 1" split to cloth at top of spine. Corners bumped. Front endpaper and probably the engraved series title page missing. Bookplate to front pastedown. All plates present.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE FOURTH OR THE QUEEN'S OWN REGIMENT OF LIGHT DRAGOONS
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 1706922
Published by John W. Parker. 1st 1843. Very good condition.

Cloth covers with gilt titles. 1 hand-coloured plate1. Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1685; and of its subsequent services to 1842. Title inked in onto spine. Covers unevenly faded. Plate badly foxed otherwise contents generally clean.
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HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE TENTH, THE PRINCE OF WALE'S OWN ROYAL REGIMENT OF HUSSARS
Written by Richard Cannon.
Stock no. 1706916
Published by John W. Parker. 1st 1843. Almost very good condition.

Cloth covers with gilt titles. 1 hand-coloured plates. Containing an account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1715; and of its subsequent services to 1842. Edges and corners very bumped. Handwritten page pasted on to front pastedown. Front and rear joints cracked. Also included are some hand written letters from circa 1888.
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PICTURESQUE REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DRESS AND MANNERS OF THE ENGLISH
No author listed. Illustrated by Alexander William.
Stock no. 1805998
Published by John Murray. 1st 1814. Very good condition.

50 hand-coloured aquatint plates, each followed with a page of descriptive text. Modern calf binding, three quarters red leather with blue title block & gilt title and raised bands to spine. Red cloth boards. New, grey marbled endpapers. Leather binding nice and clean. Slight mottling to vertical edge of cloth boards. Scattered spotting throughout and a few grubby marks. All plates present. A delightful copy.
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SYMPTOMS OF BEING AMUSED VOLUME 1
Written by Henry Alken. Illustrated by Henry Alken.
Stock no. 1804390
Published by Thos. McLean. 1st 1822. Almost very good condition.

Volume 1 (all published). Large oblong format. Three quarters burgundy leather with cloth sides. 42 handcoloured plates including title page by Alken, many in his sporting/equine style. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Includes Symptoms of a Preface page. Boards worn, faded and marked. Joints cracked but binding still tight. Inscription in ink to verso of first blank page. 41 of 42 hand coloured plates present. Frontis has been expertly repaired/relined. Probably a rebound copy as the tissue guards have watermark dating 1865. Plates wonderfully bright but grubby marks to margins and slightly affecting plates. Overall a nice copy of a weird and wonderful item!
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THE SORROWFUL ENDING OF NOODLEDOO WITH THE FORTUNES AND FATE OF HER FRIENDS AND NEIGHBOURS
Written by Charles H. Bennett. Illustrated by Charles H. Bennett.
Stock no. 1201598
Published by Sampson Low, Son & Marston. 1st 1865. Almost very good condition.

16 short stories about farmyard animals; Noodledoo the hen who complained her eggs were taken away each morning, Too-Weak the piglet who wouldn't go grubbing, Goosey who was always late, and many more. Each story is accompanied by a pretty and detailed handcoloured plate. Dark red embossed cloth with gilt title and vignette to front cover. 38 pages + 2 page booklist. The book has been restored with new red endpapers. Spine covering torn at top and tail. Corners bumped and worn. Covers bright and clean. A few small marks to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to verso of first plate with has a few small edge-tears, most repaired. Some foxing to contents but plates still bright. A very nice copy of a rare book.
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THE PRACTICAL FLY-FISHER
Written by John Jackson.
Stock no. 818633
Published by Charles Farlow. 1st 1854. Very good condition.

More Particularly for Grayling or Umber. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to front. Ten hand-coloured plates representing 64 flies. 58 pages plus subscriber's list to rear. Spine browned, covers a little marked. Tightly bound leading to creases at inner margins not affecting illustrations or text. A few light marks to contents. A lovely copy of a scarce title.
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SELECTIONS OF THE ANCIENT COSTUME OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by Charles Hamilton Smith.
Stock no. 597662
Published by Colnaghi And Co.. 1st 1814. Slightly better than good condition.

From the Seventh to the Sixteenth Century out of the Collection in the Possession of the Author. Very large format. 15 x 11". Red leather spine, red boards. 50 (out of 60) superb hand-coloured plates. Library binding. Page edges of first few pages repaired with clear tape. Although an ex-library copy there is just one small stamp to verso of title page and accession number to base of spine. Overall a bright copy.
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