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We have found 10 book/s in category Miscellaneous - C18th

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London. M. Jenour. 1737. pp. (iv), 38, blank leaf. 8vo. Disbound. 1st edition. John Andree was a physician. He is best known for his connection with the London Hospital, originally the London Infirmary. He was the first, and for some time, the only physician. He resigned this office in 1764.

Reference: 7999

ANON. THE DYING SPEECHES AND BEHAVIOUR OF THE SEVERAL STATE PRISONERS THAT HAVE BEEN EXECUTED THE LAST 300 YEARS. With Their Several Characters from the best Historians, as Cambden, Spotswood, Clarendon, Sprat, Burnet etc. And A Table shewing how the respective Sentences were Executed, and which of them were Mitigated, or Pardon'd. Being a proper Supplement to the State-Tryals. £ 350.00

London. J. Brotherton and W. Meadows; F. Clay; C. Rivington; & J. Graves. 1720. pp. (xx), 495, (i) of ads, include additional pp 483* - 486*. 8vo. Full contemporary calf somewhat rubbed, Hinges showing signs of cracking. Text block edges beginning to brown. A good copy. ESTC T11590

Reference: 13983

BRODRICK, Tho. A COMPLEAT HISTORY OF THE LATE WAR IN THE NETHERLANDS. Together with an Abstract of the Treaty of Utrecht. £ 350.00

The whole illustrated with 15 Curious Copper Plates; And the Coats of Arms of most of the Nobility, and several other Eminent Persons. London. William Pearson for Thomas Ward. 1713. 2 vols. pp. Advert leaf, (x), 23, (i), xvi, 218; 219 - 448, (xii) of index. 8vo. Vol 1 - Folded frontis; 14 plates as called for. Full calf, hinges and corners rubbed. Some foxing throughout. A good copy. 1st edition. ESTC T114756

Reference: 16392

BYRON, George Gordon Noel, Lord: COLERIDGE, Ernest Hartley & Rowland E. Prothero. (Editors). THE WORKS OF LORD BYRON. £ 80.00

London. John Murray. 1905 - 1930. 13 vols. Frontis's to all vols. 8vo. D/Ws. It is unusual to find the set with wrappers.Vol 1 of the Poetry is 1930 reprint, Vol V & VI 1924, Vol VII 2nd edition 1905, Vol VI of the Letters is 1924 reprint, all other volumes are the 1922 reprint. The D/W of Vol VII of the Poetry is very badly torn and has the residue of selotape marks, and the D/W of Vol IV is missing its top inch, but it is unusual to see this set with D/Ws. Vol VI of the Letters has a badly dampstained back board, this does not affect the text. Loosely inserted in Volume VI of the Poetry is a typed letter signed from John Murray dated 4th March 1955. Poetry - 7 vols edited by Ernest Hartley Coleridge. Letters & Journals - 6 vols edited by Rowland E. Prothero. From the library of Alex Bridge with his bookplate Wise Vol 2, p59. Chew p305 & 364.

Reference: 31021d

EYRE, Henry. AN ACCOUNT OF THE MINERAL WATERS OF SPA, commonly called the German Spaw: being a Collection of Observations from the most Eminent Authors who have wrote on that Subject. £ 340.00

London. J. Roberts. 1733. pp.xi, 36. Frontis, 3 plates (the frontis & 2 of the plates are folded).12mo. Quarter cloth, contemporary style boards. from the library of Eric Quayle with his bookplate. Henry Eyre is billed as Purveyor for Mineral Waters to Her Majesty.

Reference: 7005

GOLBORNE, John. THE REPORT OF JOHN GOLBOURNE, Engineer, concerning The Drainage of the North Level of the Fens, and the Outfal of the Wisbeach River. £ 65.00

N.P. (1769). pp.11. Map, folded. 4to Wrappers.

Reference: 78360

GROSE, Francis. MILITARY ANTIQUITIES respecrting A History of the English Army from the Conquest to the Present Time. £ 700.00

London. S. Hooper. 1786 - 1788. 2 vols. pp. iii - vi, 434; 352, 40, 40, vi, (viii), (ii). 2 engraved titles, 2 frontis's, 78 plates, mostly with tissue guards. 4to. Full calf, spines relaid with 2 labels each. Some foxing and off setting of some of the plates. Lacking the printed titles. With the bookseller, Frank Murray of Derby's, ticket and with a bookplate stating 'From the Library of H.R.H. the Late Duke of Cambridge December 1904'. This Duke of Cambridge was the grandson of George III. A good copy. ESTC T83275

Reference: 89966

SMEATON, john. THE REPORT OF JOHN SMEATON, Engineer, concerning The Drainage of the North Level of the Fens, and The Outfall of the Wisbech River. £ 45.00

N.P. (1768). pp. 24. A Chart, folded. (A chain & scale of the levels along Wisbeach River from Peterborough Bridge down to the Eye at Sea). 4to. Wrapper. Without map.

Reference: 2416798

VOLTAIRE (Francois Marie Arouet). LA HENRIADE, en Dix Chants. £ 30.00

Geneve. 1778. pp. (iv), 168. Frontis. 16mo. Full morocco, all edges gilt. A pretty little book published in the year of the author's death. Text is in French.

Reference: 66561

WILKES, John. THE SPEECHES OF MR. WILKES in the House of Commons. £ 100.00

(London). 1786. pp. viii, 442. 8vo. Later half calf, cloth boards. Some foxing. Lacking the half title. "This octavo volume is a faithful transcript of the three volumes of the Speeches of Mr. Wilkes, which I formerly printed in duodecimo [1777-78] with the addition of several speeches." - Editor's preface. ESTC T049741

Reference: 23868

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