General Antiquarian Books and Literature
ROGERS, Samuel. Recollections of the Table-Talk of Samuel Rogers. To which is added Porsoniana.
Edward Moxon. 1856.
8vo. Half very dark green morocco, by Ramage, spine attractively decorated in gilt, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt; pp. xvi, 357; a few foxing spots, but a handsome copy.Third edition.
ROMAN MISSAL. Missel Romain Contenant L'Ordinaire de la Messe Les Epitres et Evangiles de tous les Dimanches et des Principales Fetes des Annees.
Dijon. Roux-Marchet. [c.1911]
8vo., choicely bound in full olive crushed morocco, lettered in gilt on spine, upper board with a pewter plaque depicting a communion scene, all edges gilt, richly gilt turn-ins with dove…
RONALDS, Alfred. The Fly-Fisher's Entomology, with Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect, and a Few Observations and Instructions on Trout and Grayling Fishing.
Longman, Green, and Co. 1883.
8vo. Original dark green cloth lettered in gilt and blocked in blind; pp. xvi + 132 + 24 (advertisements); 20 hand-coloured engraved plates, mostly of flies, though the frontispiece is of…
RONALDSHAY, Lawrence Dundas, Earl of. The Life of Lord Curzon. Being the Authorised Biography of George Nathaniel Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, K.G.
Ernest Benn. 1928.
8vo., 3 volumes, handsomely bound in contemporary french half dark blue morocco (signed Yseux Sr Thierry Simier) over marbled paper boards, lettered in gilt on spine, top edges gilt. A…
RONTGEN, W.C. and L. ZEHNDER Ueber den Einfluss des Druckes auf die Brechungsexponenten von Wasser, Benzol, Aethylather und einigen Alkoholen.
Leipzig: Johann Ambrosius Barth. 1891.
8vo. Original tan paper wrapper; pp. 24 - 51, one folding plate; small ink marks to rear, very good.Offprint from Annalen der Physik and Chemie, Neue Folge, Band XLIV. Scarce. One of a run…
Inscribed to his friend and pupil Eric Gill
ROOKE, Noel. Framed Original watercolour of a charming scene of the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice seen from the water with a faint pencilled sketch of a boat on the water at the left.
Mounted, framed and glazed, 375 x 285mm in frame.A fine original watercolour of Venice with some unfinshed pencil sketching. Signed in pencil by Rooke "To AER Gill from Noel Rooke…