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POCKET GLOBE
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(ca. 1775) - London
Nr. 10707

Rare pocket globe with a diameter of 7 cm. held in the publisher’s shagreen case with two metal clasps. The globe consisting of 12 hand-coloured engraved gores and 2 polar caps, the top and bottom of the case each lined with 12 hand-coloured engraved half gores and a polar cap depicting the celestial hemisphere. The [...]

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(2, 4) 91 (2) p. Rebound half imitation Leather, oblong (The original publisher’s pictorial paper wrappers are bound in with the rest of the work, bottom left corner of the front wrapper has been restored, a folding line through the centre due to the book’s size, being most visible on the original wrappers, a few [...]

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4 volumes, (VI, 1) 590, (4) 493, (4) 519, (4) 516 (19) p. Rebound half Leather with raised bands in a matching slip-case, 4° (Text blocks are heavily browned throughout, verso maps reinforced at some places. With an old ownership-entry on one of the free endpapers of the second and third volume reading: ‘Master Andew [...]

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Photo Album
4.500,00 Category:
(late 19th century) -
Nr. 10462

Contains 49 photographs of various sizes mounted to the leaves. Green cloth period photo album titled in gilt with ‘Photos’, spine made out of a brass clamp, engraved with ‘Pat. July 5-98.’ The album consists of 18 thick blue/grey paper covered board pages and 7 inserted grey pages. Most of the photographs are captioned by [...]

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544, (4) 484 (2) p. Contemporary Silver Binding with a single silver clasp, gilt-edged text block, 8° 13 x 9 x 4 cm. (Beautifully decorated silver binding with a silver clasp. Depicting on the front cover the shepherds visiting Jesus in the stable and on the back cover the annunciation to the shepherds in the [...]

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N.N.
1.950,00 Categories: ,
1712 - London, John Baskett
Nr. 10990

(portrait) n.p. Contemporary gold-stamped Leather with raised bands and gilt-edged text block, 8° (Quire L loose, bottom spine-end split on one side. English church book with the Book of Common Prayer and the Psalms. Beautifully illustrated with a hand-coloured portrait and 44 hand-coloured engravings.)

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(engraved titlepage, 2) 601 p. Contemporary Leather with 4 raised bands, 12° (Text block slightly browned throughout, spine decorated with gilt ornaments and title: ‘Testament in 3 talen’. Polyglot Bible, containing the New Testament in French, English and Dutch. Printed in three parallel columns are the French Geneva version, the English King James version and [...]

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COWPER, WILLIAM
1.400,00 Category:
1629 - London, Rober Allott
Nr. 10411

(engraved titlepage, 4) 1122 (20) p. Leather, Folio (Rebound spine with contemporary boards, waterstain in the margin until page 20, page 807/808 is present twice.)

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(engraved titlepage, 2) 601 p. Contemporary Vellum, 12° (Polyglot Bible, containing the New Testament in French, English and Dutch. Printed in three parallel columns are the French Geneva version, the English King James version and the Dutch States Translation (Statenvertaling) version. Firm copy.) Darlow, T.H./Moule, H.F. (1963). Historical Catalogue of the Printed Editions of Holy [...]

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(XII) 252 p. Contemporary embroidered Silk binding with gilt-edged text-block, 8° (The two outer gold-threads of the border are loose at the bottom and partly going up on the boards. Stain on the bottom right corner of the back cover, the silk of the binding is partly detached on the front cover hinge. Elegantly embroidered [...]

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Williamson, George C.
950,00 Category:
1927 - London, Methuen & Co. Ltd.
Nr. 11029

(XXII) 231 p. Rebound half Leather with raised bands, large 4° (Bottom of the text-block wrinkled and worn at places with some browning in the front. The first edition of this book on Oriental Ceramics, this being one of the first printings limited to 750 copies. The work is illustrated with 19 coloured plates and [...]

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ALMANAC
850,00 Category:
ca. 1774 - London, printed for the Stationers' Company
Nr. 11251

(24) p. Contemporary gold-stamped red Leather with gilt-edged text-block and matching gold-stamped Leather slipcase, 64° (A beautifully decorated almanac for the year 1774, published by the Stationers’ Company who had the monopoly on publishing London almanacs until the progress of the 1770’s. The work is engraved throughout and includes a four-page view of The New [...]

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