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PEAKE, Mervyn (illustrator). BALZAC, Honore de…

PEAKE, Mervyn (illustrator). BALZAC, Honore de. Droll Stories. Translated into modern English by Alec Brown.

Folio Society. 1961.

£248

Royal 8vo. Recently rebound in half red morocco, spine and top edges gilt; 24 tinted drawings by Mervyn Peake; a very nice copy.First edition with these illustrations.

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PEAKE, Mervyn. Gormenghast.

Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1950.

£450

8vo., recently rebound in full red morocco by Bayntun-Riviere, 5 raised bands and two black title panels lettered in gilt on the spine, marbled end-papers, all edges gilt; a fine copy.First edition.

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PEAKE, Mervyn. The Collected Works of Mervyn…

PEAKE, Mervyn. The Collected Works of Mervyn Peake.

Queen Anne Press. 2013.

£7,650

8vo., 10 volumes, finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in full black morocco with decorative onlays in slip cases.First collected edition, limited edition of 151 sets. This one of only 26…

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PEAKE, Mervyn. The Collected Works of Mervyn…

PEAKE, Mervyn. The Collected Works of Mervyn Peake.

Queen Anne Press. 2013.

£1,550

8vo., 10 volumes, finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in Japanese silk with gold blocking, the front board of each volume inset with an illustration from the text, the back boards…

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PEALL, Arthur F. All About Billiards.

PEALL, Arthur F. All About Billiards.

Ward, Lock & Co, Ltd. 1925.

£98

8vo. Original grey cloth, billiard ball design to front; 26 black and white photographs including frontispiece and numerous text illustrations; spine a little faded, otherwise very good.First edition.

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PEARL, Cyril. Morrison of Peking.

Angus and Robinson, 1967.

£28

8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with black and white plates; near fine.First edition. George Ernest 'Peking' Morrison was an Australian who lived in the tradition of the…

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PEARSALL, Ronald. Victorian Sheet Music Covers.

PEARSALL, Ronald. Victorian Sheet Music Covers.

David & Charles: Newton Abbot, 1972.

£38

8vo., original pink binding, spine lettered in gilt, in unclipped dust-jacket; extremities slightly rubbed and bumped, jacket a little used, otherwise a very good copy; provenance: inscribed…

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PEARSALL, W.H. & W. PENNINGTON. The Lake District.

Collins. 1973.

£100

8vo. Publisher's cloth and dustwrapper; near fine.First edition. New Naturalist 53.

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PEARSALL, W.H. Mountains & Moorlands.

Collins. 1950

£40

8vo. Publisher's cloth and dustwrapper; previous owner's inscription to ffep, with two tape marks; dustwrapper with long tear to rear hinge and another to rear panel without loss, very good.First edition. New Naturalist 11.

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PEARSON, Edward. The Angler's Garland, and…

PEARSON, Edward. The Angler's Garland, and Fisher's Delight. Embellished with a few "Canny" Woodcuts by that Lover of Tyneside, Thomas Bewick. Selected and Arranged by Edward Pearson.

Bickers & Son. 1871.

£1,250

4to., contemporary half green double gilt ruled morocco over marbled paper boards, spine richly gilt; pp.24 with woodcuts by Bewick and extra-illustrated with six other plates of which three…

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PEARSON, Hesketh. The Smith of Smiths. Being the Life, Wit and Humour of Sydney Smith. With an Introduction by Malcolm Muggeridge.

1977.

£28

With portraits and other plates. Small indelible library stamp on front endpaper. FF411.

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PEARSON, Sue. Bears

£28

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PENDOMER PRESS. BAWDEN, Edward. BLISS, Douglas…

PENDOMER PRESS. BAWDEN, Edward. BLISS, Douglas Percy. Edward Bawden.

The Pendomer Press. [1979].

£450

Small folio. Original black morocco backed patterned paper covered boards in slipcase. Many illustrations, including 11 coloured plates; a fine copy.First edition. This copy is No. 18 of the…

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PENDRICK. Borough Seals Of The Gothic Period.

PENDRICK. Borough Seals Of The Gothic Period.

J.M. Dent & Co, 1904.

£98

4to. Publisher's parchment backed board, gilt lettered, top edges gilt, others uncut; pp. 142 + 50 illustrative plates; slight soiling on spine, else very good copy.First edition.

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PENGELLY, William. "On the Devonian Fossils of…

PENGELLY, William. "On the Devonian Fossils of Devon and Cornwall, with special reference to the Collection presented to the Oxford University Museum, in connection with the Burdett-Coutts Geological Scholarship.". Offprint of the Royal Institution of Great Britain. Weekly Evening Lecture,

Friday, May 25, 1860.

£20

8vo. Disbound as issued; pp. 6; uncut, very good.Including a very interesting passage on trilobites.

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