General Antiquarian Books and Literature
MILLER, Marian B. [editor]. Noodles and Rice and Everything Nice by the Hong Kong Young Women's Christian Association.
Hong Kong. Printed by The Local Printing Press, Ltd. 1950.
8vo., original red cloth lettered in black on upper board. A very good copy.First edition. With a Foreword by Lady Grantham. The book is divided into sections. The first deals with Chinese …
MILLER, Ronald and Susan LUTHER-DAVIES. Eday and Hoy. A development survey.
Glasgow: University of Glasgow. [n.d., 1968}.
8vo. Original ring-bound paper wrapper, pp. viii + 94, b&w illustrations; very good.First edition. A study commissioned by the Orkney Council of Social Service into the depopulation of …
MILNE, A.A. E.H. SHEPARD (illustrator) H. FRASER-SIMSON (music by). Teddy Bear and Other Songs From When We Were Very Young.
London, Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1926.
Large slim 4to, original beige cloth-backed brown boards with onlaid printed label to upper cover, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper, pp. [iv] + 43; illustrated throughout in line with …
MILNER, The Rev. Thomas. Gallery of Nature; A Pictorial & Descriptive Tour Through Creation.
W. & R. Chambers, Ltd. [n.d., 1841.]
8vo. Contemporary full maroon morocco, blind stamped borders and gilt foliate panels to sides, gilt spine divided into six compartments with raised bands, all edges gilt; pp. xii+ 803, 16 …
MILNES, Richard Monckton. The Earl and the Duchess, A Dialogue, Translated and Adapted from De Musset's Proverbe, 'Il faut q'une porte soit ouverte ou fermée,' expressly for Representation at Nuneham, in July, 1850; and dedicated to Frances, Countess of Waldegrave
[Privately printed]. 1851.
8vo., pp.16; a very good copy in original (slightly fading) printed pink wrappers.First edition, privately printed for the author, a scarce item.Lady Waldegrave moved to Nuneham Park …
Bound at the Baskerville Bindery and with marbled endpapers by Baskerville
MILTON, John. Paradise Lost, and Paradise Regained...to which is added Samson Agonistes: and Poems upon Several Occasions.
Birmingham. John Baskerville.. 1760.
8vo, 2 volumes contemporary calf with distinctive gilt roll border, spines richly gilt with contrasting leather labels, marbled endpapers by Baskerville, all edges marbled, joints cracked …