• F. ANSTEY Vice Versa 1883 Victorian Edition/Fine Leather Binding

    By F. Anstey (Thomas Anstey Guthrie). 1883 (23rd Edition). Vice Versa or A Lesson to Fathers. Twenty-third edition, issued in the year after the first printing. Half brown morocco leather binding with marbled boards.
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  • 1890 Crookleigh Silas Hocking Illustrations by W S Stacey Village Story

    Crookleigh A Village Story. Silas K. Hocking. A sweet tale of country life by Silas K. Hocking. With original illustrations by W. S. Stacey. be described in the condition report under 'condition'. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy.
    £24.99
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  • 1860 The GORDIAN Knot by Shirley BROOKS

    The Gordian Knot: A Story of Good and Evil. The first edition of Brooks' second novel The Gordian Knot with illustrations by John Tenniel in a decorative binding. Shirley Brooks. "The most important and interesting event in Brooks's life was his connection with Punch, which began in 1851 and lasted until his death" -ODNB.
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  • 1896 The Sowers Henry Seton Merriman Seventh Edition

    The Sowers. Seventh edition. Early Edition,Publishers' Original Binding. In original cloth binding, with gilt lettering to the spine. Externally, lightly rubbed, with minor fading to the spine. Both hinges are slightly strained.
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  • Acceptable - The Young Woodsman J Macdonald Oxley 1897 T Nelson and Sons

    AUTHOR: J Macdonald Oxley. TITLE: The Young Woodsman. PUBLICATION DATE: 1897. PUBLISHER: T Nelson and Sons. CONDITION: Acceptable. Acceptable - Very well read. Reading copy only. May have significant wear and tear and contain notes & highlighting.
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  • The HEIR of REDCLYFFE - Charlotte M. Yonge (1853 3rd Ed) Leather bound books

    The germ of its plot was suggested by her friend Marianne Dyson. HEIR OF REDCLYFFE. The Heir of Redclyffe by Charlotte M. Yonge. (Charlotte M. Yonge). Date This Edition Published 1853 (Third Edition).
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  • Violet Jermyn or Tender and True by James Grant - 1882 - Victorian Fiction/Novel

    Published in London by George Routledge, 1882. Half bound in leather with marbled boards, worn to the edges and corners, leather scuffed. Internally the inner hinge is stitch repaired at the title page.
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  • In The Land Of The Golden Plume by David Lawson Johnstone 1894

    By David Lawson Johnstone. Decorative and attractive illustrated cloth binding with titles in gilt. Covers and spine in excellent condition with mild bumping to spine ends. The hinges and binding are tight and sound.
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  • 1892 The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson 29 Volumes by Sotheran Jekyll and Hyde

    Fine Binding by Sotheran & Co. Second and Later Editions. Robert Louis Stevenson. R L Stevenson. The Works of. Map to 'Kidnapped' repaired tear to the top left hand fold. Tear to where it joins the page.
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  • 1896 Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by Ian Maclaren Illustrated Fiction

    Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush is a charming collection of Scottish stories by Ian Maclaren. Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush. Ian Maclaren. The oldest known reference to the quote may be found in the 1898 Christmas edition of The British Weekly in 1898 as “Be pitiful, for every man is fighting a hard battle.”.
    £64.99
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  • 1895 Last Day of A Condemned Claude Gueux Victor HUGO Limited Edition Vellum

    Claude Gueux. pp. 5-227. Book Two: Claude Gueux. All illustrations present. Table of contents and list of illustrations at the rear of the book. Half Vellum Binding. Half vellum binding. Label to the spine with gilt titles.
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  • 1894-1903 33v Works of ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Edinburgh

    The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson. The Edinburgh Edition. Robert Louis Stevenson. Longmans, Green, and Co. : Edinburgh. Limited Edition. This Edinburgh Edition consists of one thousand and thirty-five copies all numbered.
    £590.00
    Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
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  • 1861-4 Young Duke Moral DISRAELI Philip Rollo James GRANT Scottish Musketeers

    The Young Duke was his second novel, first published in 1831. The Young Duke: A Moral Tale, Though Gay. With Philip Rollo; or, the Scottish Musketeers. In a half crushed morocco binding. The hinges are strained but holding firm.
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  • The Young Colonists: A Tale of the Zulu and Boer Wars by G. A. Henty 1897

    The Young Colonists: A Tale of the Zulu and Boer Wars. Illustrated in monotone frontis & 5 other plates by Simon H. Vedder. A New Edition. Green fabric boards, front illustration & title, gilt spine title & vignette, 303pp, 32.
    £11.95
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    Language: English
  • 1881 12vol Works of Alain Rene Sage Gil Blas Illustrated Los Rios Cervantes

    Translated from the French by Tobias Smollett, Preceded by a Biographical and Critical Notice of le Sage by George Saintsbury. With 12 original etchings by R. de Los Rios. Alain Rene le Sage; Thomas Roscoe; Mateo Aleman; Cervantes.
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  • CHARLES DICKENS The Uncommercial Traveller 1869 LEATHER & HARDBACK HB Victorian

    London, in 1869. Charles John Huffam Dickens (1812-1870), was arguably the best English novelist of the Victorian era, as well as being a vigorous social campaigner and was one of the greatest ever writers.
    £40.00
    Author: Charles Dickens
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  • S Levett Yeats - Three Tauchnitz Novels in Uniform Fine Binding - 1895 to 1905

    Beautifully bound in half calf with marbled boards. Decorative endpapers. A beautiful set which would make an ideal gift. Author: S Levett Yeats. Sidney Kilner Levett Yeats (1858-1916) was a English novelist who was best known for his boisterous novels in wildly different locales.
    £150.00
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  • 1885 The Works of Oliver Goldsmith Vicar of Wakefield Poems Waller Illustrated

    The Works of Oliver Goldsmith. 'The Vicar of Wakefield' is Goldsmith's best known work, and was one of the most popular and widely read novels of the Victorian era. The novel follows Charles Primrose, the vicar, as his family loses money, and sees him and his children through many trials and tribulations.
    £75.00
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  • 1868 24vol Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Illustrated

    The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray. William Makepeace Thackeray. A complete set of the novels and stories of popular nineteenth-century novelist William Makepeace Thackeray. During the Victorian era, Thackeray was ranked second only to Charles Dickens.
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  • 1877 Adventures of ROBIN DAY By Robert M. Bird

    Often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy. leaving a compromised copy even after repair. Fair - As with good only above but with other faults. be described in the condition report under 'condition'.
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  • 1894 12vols The Book of The Thousand Nights and A Night Arabian Nights Burton

    Richard Burton's translation of One Thousand and One Nights or Arabian Nights is his best known work. The text is a collection of Middle Eastern and South Asian stories and folk tales originally compiled in Arabic during the Islamic Golden Age.
    £1,700.00
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  • 1897 4vols Collected Works of Mrs Henry Wood

    Mrs. Henry Wood. Ellen Wood (17 January 1814 – 10 February 1887), was an English novelist, better known as "Mrs. Henry Wood". She is best known for her 1861 novel East Lynne. A collection of four novels by Mrs. Henry Wood.
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  • Acceptable - Perlycross R D Blackmore 1894 Sampson Low, Marston & Company

    TITLE: Perlycross. AUTHOR: R D Blackmore. PUBLICATION DATE: 1894. CONDITION: Acceptable. Receive a whopping 50% off when buying 50 or more used books. Receive 20% off when buying 10 or more used books.
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  • 1865 Ephemera Lord George Lyttelton Horatio Noble Pym Bookplate

    In a half calf binding. Externally, generally smart. Slight rubbing to extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright. attractive none the less. Major defects will be described. Poor - Really bad and possibly seriously incomplete.
    £69.00
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  • Joseph Conrad. Tales of Unrest. 1st 1898

    Pp.297, (14 - adverts). Publisher's green cloth gilt, marked, splashed, snagged to head of spine, crease to spine, nicked to title, affecting mainly the letter 'S' in TALES'. Endpapers spotted. Pencil marks to front pastedown.
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  • 1891 Henry James The Tragic Muse Second Edition Original Cloth With Gilt Motif

    The Tragic Muse. In the original cloth with gilt motif to the front board and gilt title to the spine. Covered with non-original glassine wrap (removed for photos). Internally, generally firmly bound.
    £140.00
    Author: Henry James
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  • c1898 The Ingoldsby Legends Richard Barham Illustrated Scarce Edition

    Thomas Ingoldsby; Richard H Barham. The Ingoldsby Legends. The stories are generally whimsical, but based on antiquarian learning. Illustrated,Leather Binding. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy.
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  • 1850 FRANK FAIRLEGH OR LIFE OF A PRIVATE PUPIL BY SMEDLEY 30 PLTS CRUIKSHANK *

    Beautiful full calf leather boards with gilt bordering. 5 gilt raised bands to the spine with gilt detailing in between and gilt lettering. 496pp, plus adverts. 22.5 x 14.5 cm.
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  • 1893 Our Village by Mary Russell Mitford Illustrated Thompson Ritchie

    Her place in English literature is as the author of Our Village. This series of sketches of village scenes and vividly drawn characters was based upon life in Three Mile Cross, a hamlet in the parish of Shinfield, near Reading in Berkshire, where she lived.
    £72.00
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  • 1895 The Toilers of the Sea Victor HUGO INCOMPLETE 3 Vols of 4 Limited Edition

    The Toilers of the Sea. The Novels of Victor Hugo. Victor Hugo. London: H.S. Nichols, 1895. Printed on Holland paper. Bound by John Dickens & Co Ltd. Originally part of a set of 28 – I couldn’t throw them away!
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  • 1850 The Last of the Barons Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton Hablot K Brown Uncommon

    With an illustrated frontispiece by the noted 19th century illustrator, Hablot K. Browne. Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton. The Last of the Barons. Leather Binding,Uncommon. Written by Edward Bulwer-Lytton, the novelist, playwright and politician.
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  • 1885 Prince Otto A Romance Robert Louis Stevenson Second Edition

    Robert Louis Stevenson's third full-length work, Prince Otto. Robert Louis Stevenson. Prince Otto A Romance. Robert Louis Stevenson was a popular Scottish novelist, poet, essayist and travel writer.
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  • c1890 CRIPPS CARRIER Woodland Tale Novel R.D. BLACKMORE

    Richard Doddridge Blackmore. A late Victorian copy of this novel set in the rural outskirts of Oxford, by the celebrated author of 'Lorna Doone'. Publishers' Original Binding. New Edition. leaving a compromised copy even after repair.
    £19.99
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  • 1888 The Adventures of Her Serene Limpness The MOON-FACED PRINCESS Orlebar

    Frederica Saint John Orlebar seems to have written only one other book, on the Orlebar Chronicles in Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. The Adventures of Her Serene Limpness the Moon-Faced Princess, Dulcet and Debonaire.
    £99.99
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  • New listingAnon. – GRACE OGILVIE (1872) – India

    – GRACE OGILVIE (1872) – India. – GRACE OGILVIE : THE STORY OF A CHILD'S LIFE IN INDIA DURING THE MUTINY London – The Religious Tract Society, [1872] 1.
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  • 1880 The Bird and Insects' Post-Office Robert Bloomfield Illus Very Scarce

    Robert Bloomfield. Robert Bloomfield's collection of poems and letters about animals, giving the animals a voice in a playful manner. Robert Bloomfield was a poet and published his first poem, 'The Village Girl', in 1786 when he was twenty years old.
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  • 1861 Mary Schweidler The Amber Witch W. Meinhold Lady Duff Gordon

    Mary Schweidler, The Amber Witch. The Most Interesting Trial for Witchcraft Ever Known. Printed From an Imperfect Manuscript by Her Father, Abraham Schweidler, the Pastor of Coserow, in the Island of Usedom.
    £57.60
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  • 1869-86 24vol The Novels of William Makepeace Thackeray Vanity Fair Illustrated

    William Makepeace Thackeray. A nicely bound fully illustrated collection of the works of William Makepeace Thackeray. William Makepeace Thackeray is best known for his satirical works looking at English society, most especially for 'Vanity Fair'.
    £3,000.00
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  • 1891-92 2vols in 1 Little Dorrit The Uncommercial Traveller Charles Dickens

    Charles Dickens. A collection of two novels by the important author of the nineteenth century, Charles Dickens. In a half calf binding. Externally sound, with heavy patches of rubbing to head and tail of the spine, the front and rear joints and extremities.
    £50.00
    Author: Charles Dickens
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  • 1878-82 5vol Works of Joseph Victor von Scheffel Illustrated German

    His mother was a poet, and though he originally trained in law, Scheffel eventually decided to resign and travel, painting and turning his mind to literature. Scheffel was a very popular author during his life, and enjoyed a lot of praise from readers and critics.
    £550.00
    Binding: Cloth
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  • c1894 Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe

    Barriers Burned Away, which first appeared as a serial in the Evangelist, made Roe widely known. E. P. Roe's popular first novel. Barriers Burned Away. attractive none the less. Major defects will be described.
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  • 1878 12vols The Works of George Eliot Cabinet Edition Romola Clerical Life

    I. Romola I. Scenes of A Clerical Life. Clerical Life II. George Eliot. XXIV Life Of George Eliot. Prior owner's bookplate to front pastedown, Robertson Buchanan Steward. Stewart and Macdonald was established in 1826 and by the end of the 19th century it was exporting to the worldwide market.
    £576.00
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  • c1880 5Vol Works of Charles Lever Davenport Dunn One of Them Illustrated

    In green cloth bindings. Internally, generally firmly bound although strained in places with one plate detached to Davenport Dunn. Charles Lever was a prolific Irish novelist who often drew on his live experiences throughout his novels, particularly his education at Trinity College, Dublin.
    £60.00
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  • 1894 The Wizard King David Ker Scarce Illustrated By W S Stacey

    With six illustrations by W. S. Stacey. In a decorative cloth binding. Internally, firmly bound. Front blanks up to half-title missing. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy.
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  • 1879 12vol The Waverley Novels Scott Pevreil Maid of Perth Ronan's Well

    The Waverley Novels. A partial set of Sir Walter Scott's Waverley Novels. The Waverley novels are a long series of novels by Sir Walter Scott. In uniform half calf bindings with gilt stamped detail to spines.
    £275.00
    Author: Walter Scott
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  • 1894 26vols The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Leather Illustrated

    The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray. William Makepeace Thackeray. William Makepeace Thackeray was a British novelist, known for his satirical work. So much so Charlotte Bronte dedicated the second edition of her work 'Jane Eyre' to Thackeray.
    £850.00
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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  • 1854 The Newcombes MEMOIRS of a Most Repectable Family Thackeray Volume I

    William Makepeace Thackeray. There are also plenty of Latin, French, and even Italian and ancient-Greek phrases — all untranslated. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy.
    £19.99
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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  • 1855 Harry Coverdale's Courtship Frank E Smedley Phiz Illustrations Leather Bind

    Complete with 28 plates, a frontispiece and an illustrated title page, all by Phiz. This is one of his best known works though he was also very popular for his contributions to Sharpe's London Magazine, which were published in book form as 'Frank Fairlegh'.
    £120.00
    Binding: Leather
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