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(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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(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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1.950,00 Nr. 10990
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1712 - London, John Baskett

(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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(dedication, portrait, 46) 616 p. Contemporary gold- and blind-stamped Leather with raised bands, Folio (Text block slightly browned throughout, the binding a bit worn near the edges and the hinges of the spine have been restored in the past, several ownership-entries/bookplates on the first endpapers. The front and back cover bear the library supralibros of [...]

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BIBLE
350,00 Nr. 10926
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1819 - Cambridge, J. Smith

n.p. Contemporary gold- and blind-stamped Leather with gilt-edged text block, 12° 14,7 x 8,5 x 3,5 cm. (Charming English church book in a small size and font containing the Old and New Testament in the King James translation. Bound in a fine binding of burgundy-coloured leather, elegantly gold- and blind-stamped with a floral and ornamental [...]

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2 works in 1 binding, (24) 344, (12) 38 (1) p. Rebound half Leather with raised bands, 4° (Lacks the additional engraved titlepage of the first work. Text block stained at places, some wormholes, occasionally affecting a few letters of the text.)

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(Mail & Express)
9.000,00 Nr. 10832
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1899 - New York, Mail & Express

(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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n.p. Contemporary Tortoiseshell with gilded silver fittings and gilt-edged and gauffered text-block, 12° 13,8 x 8,5 x 3,2 cm. (Modern purple silk endpapers, the head- and tailband of the spine show some -repaired- cracks on the curved parts. Englisch church book bound in an attractive binding consisting of a front and back cover and spine [...]

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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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Terrestrial library globe with a diameter of 30,5 cm. (12”) held in a brass and wooden stand with a brass meridian and a horizon ring. The total height measuring 94 cm. Consisting of 12 paper gores and 2 polar caps, evenly coloured in a cream shade with some countries coloured in a pale blue shade. [...]

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POCKET GLOBE
12.500,00 Nr. 10707
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(ca. 1775) - London

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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