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We have found 7 book/s in category Miscellaneous - C18th

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(London?). (1738?). pp. 32. 16mo. Drop head title. Later blind stamped full calf. A nice little thing. ESTC T113840.

Reference: 103200

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

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

HERVEY, Baron John. MISCELLANEOUS THOUGHTS on the Present Posture both of our Foreign and Domestic Affairs. Humbly offer'd to the Consideration of the Parliament and the People. £ 150.00

London. J. Roberts. 1742. pp. 80. 8vo. Stitched as issued. 1st edition. Title, last leaf and edges dusty, internally clean. ESTC T39435

Reference: 111270

MANDEVILLE, Bernard. THE VIRGIN UNMASK'D: or, Female Dialogues Betwixt an Elderly Maiden Lady and her Niece, On several Diverting Discourses on Love, Marriage, Memoirs and Morals, etc., Of the Times. £ 400.00

London. G, Strahan; W. Mears; & J. Stagg. 1724. pp. (xxiv), 20. 8vo. Later (C19th/ early C20th) half calf, cloth boards, endpapers. Name inked out on title page, the ink browned with age, some staining; ink stains on a couple of content leaves. Text block very slightly browned throughout, some minor foxing. Second Edition. A very good copy. ESTC T57166

Reference: 9567

PRICE, Uvedale. A LETTER TO H. REPTON. ESQ on the application of the practice as well as the principle of Landscape-Painting to Landscape-Gardening: intended as A Supplement to the Essay on the Picturesque. To which is prefixed, Mr Repton's Letter to Mr Price. £ 350.00

London. J. Robson. 1795. pp. xii, 163, errata. 8vo. Full calf, spine skilfuly relaid. Minor foxing especially on the endpapers. 1st edition.

Reference: 96112

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