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JAN OF THE WINDMILL
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by Mrs. Allingham.
Stock no. 1316853
Published by George Bell & Sons. 3rd 1884. Almost very good condition.

Town and Country Series. Third Edition. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine and gilt vignette of windmill and black borders to front cover. 7 x 4.75". Eleven b/w illustrations. 310 pages plus 24 page book list. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Joints cracked. Name and date in ink to half-title page. Some light page browning.

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THE ART OF THE VATICAN
Written by Mary Knight Potter.
Stock no. 1814519
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st 1906. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt titles with decorative gilt border. B/w plates. Top edge gilt. Spine browned, top & tail of spine worn. Front joint cracked. Scattered foxing mostly to endpapers and prelims. All plates present.

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THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON VOLUME II
Written by James Boswell; Napier.
Stock no. 2121689
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1892. Almost very good condition.

Together with The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides. Edited by Alexander Napier. Maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading to top of front cover. Foxing and some page browning.

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THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON VOLUME III
Written by James Boswell; Napier.
Stock no. 2121688
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1892. Very good condition.

Together with The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides. Edited by Alexander Napier. Maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Some foxing and page browning. Volume III ONLY!

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THE BROWNIES AND OTHER TALES
Written by Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 1505850
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st thus 1910. Almost very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth with cream titles and vignette. Illustrated endpapers. 8 colour plates. 176pp. 7x 5". 6 short stories. Spine browned. Small dent to top edge of rear cover. Wear to vignette border. Book plate to front pastedown. Rear joint partially cracked. Ink inscription and crease to half-title page. Endpapers browned. A few fox spots and an odd mark to contents.

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THE STUDY AND CRITICISM OF ITALIAN ART SECOND SERIES
Written by Bernhard Berenson.
Stock no. 1607980
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1902. Very good condition.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. 152 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers and outer page edges browned.

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THE PINAFORE PICTURE BOOK
Written by W.S. Gilbert. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 1505657
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, dark blue titles and white vignette of ship to front. Blue pictorial endpapers. 16 colour plates with paper guards, b/w text illustrations. All edges blue. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine lightly browned and a few small marks to covers. Contents very good. All plates present.

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THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON VOLUME V
Written by James Boswell; Napier.
Stock no. 1404562
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1892. Very good condition.

Together with The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides. Edited by Alexander Napier. Maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine. Folding map at front of book. 422 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Browning to endpapers and prelims. An occasional foxspot. Top edge of text block is dusty. Contents are otherwise clean.

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AUNT JUDY'S CHRISTMAS VOLUME FOR 1874
Written by H.K.F. Gatty; Juliana Horatia Ewing. Illustrated by W.H. Petherick; H. Paterson; J. Temple; et al..
Stock no. 1503091
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1874. Good condition.

Mid green cloth with gilt title boxes and decorations to spine. Embossed decorations to covers. All edges red. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations. 760 pages Covers are badly damp stained although spine is not too bad just bumped and worn. Corners worn. Bump to top edge of front cover. Front joint cracked next to title page. Rear joint badly cracked between endpaper and last page, pastedown lifting from board alongside joint. Pencil name to front endpaper. Front endpaper partially stuck to following page. Some foxing but contents generally very good.

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NAMES AND SYNONYMS OF BRITISH PLANTS
Written by Geoffrey Egerton-Warburton.
Stock no. 1809240
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st 1889. Very good condition.

Collating the nomenclature of the London Catalogue, English Botany, Babington's Manual, Bentham's Flora, and Hookers Students' Flora. With an appendix giving other names and their synonyms. And a list of authorities for plant names. Small format. Maroon cloth boards, gilt title to front side. Spine browned, a few light marks to boards. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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THE BOTANIST'S POCKET BOOK
Written by W.R. Hayward.
Stock no. 1710660
Published by George Bell & Sons. 2nd 1878. Good condition.

Small format. Covers grubby and bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Front joint weak.

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THE PINAFORE PICTURE BOOK
Written by W.S. Gilbert. Illustrated by Alice B. Woodward.
Stock no. 1402335
Published by George Bell & Sons. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, dark blue titles and white vignette of ship to front. Blue pictorial endpapers. 16 colour plates with paper guards, b/w text illustrations. All edges blue. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine is browned. Damp mottle marks to covers plus a few grubby marks. Nameplate to front endpaper. Couple of plates are detached at top but still firmly attached at bottom. A few grubby marks but contents generally clean.

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