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HODGKIN, Thomas. On some morbid appearances of the…

Classic of oncology

HODGKIN, Thomas. On some morbid appearances of the absorbent glands and spleen.

Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman. 1832.


8vo. Twentieth century half brown morocco, gilt rules to sides, spine with gilt raised bands, centre tools and contrasting red and green morocco labels with gilt lettering to second and…

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GALLI, Federica. Venice Series - the complete…

federica galli's complete venetian experience

GALLI, Federica. Venice Series - the complete portfolio.

Folio. Custom made portfolio backed in grey/blue cloth with marbled boards. Containing all thirty-nine etchings from the Venice series, signed by the artist, edition 46/60, 1983 – 1987. 1045 x 730 x 40 mm.


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TIJTGAT, Edgard (artist). Carrousels et Baraques.


TIJTGAT, Edgard (artist). Carrousels et Baraques.

[Westminster]; Cyril W. Beaumont. Juin 1919.


4to. Original cream buckram-backed pictorial white boards with original crimson ribbon to fore-edge; containing 3 unstitched quires (pp. 4; 12; 8, as issued), printed on handmade paper, with…

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BIBLE.  [GUSTAVE DORÉ]. The Holy Bible Containing…

BIBLE. [GUSTAVE DORÉ]. The Holy Bible Containing The Old And New Testaments With Illustrations By Gustave Doré.

London, Paris, New York and Melbourne. Cassell And Company Limited, n.d. c 1870.


Folio (374 x 290 mm). Two volumes. Bound in the publisher's edition de-luxe binding of full black morocco, the boards extensively stamped in gilt and blind with arabesques and curlicues, the…

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MOORE, Henry (1898-1986). Dromedary.

MOORE, Henry (1898-1986). Dromedary.

An original etching, signed in the plate, also signed, inscribed and numbered 4/65 plate II, in pencil on Arches paper. From the deluxe edition of the "Animals in the Zoo" album, printed by James Collyer and John Crossley, London 1982. 213 x 278 mm.


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John and Elizabeth Gould Long Eared Owl.

John and Elizabeth Gould Long Eared Owl.

An original hand-coloured lithograph for Gould's 'Birds of Europe', 1832-37.


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RIVERA CAMBAS, Manuel. Historia antigua y…

Monumental History

RIVERA CAMBAS, Manuel. Historia antigua y moderna de Jalapa y de las revoluciones del Estado de Veracruz.

Mexico, I. Cumplido, 1869-1871


5 volumes, large 8vo. Contemporary Mexican [?] red sheep-backed marbled boards, spines with raised bands, lettered and ornamented in gilt; pp. viii, 554, 8, 13; 631, 10, 14, [2]; 957, 19…

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OXFAM. OxCrimes.

Profile Books. A Project for Oxfam. 2014.


8vo., original publisher's binding in slipcase.First edition of this anthology of crime short stories, signed limited edition of 150 copies of which 100 are available for sale. 

OxCrimes is introduced by Ian Rankin. The stellar cast of contributors includes Ian Rankin, John Harvey, Maxim Jakubowski, John Connolly, Christopher Fowler, Simon Lewis, James Sallis, Yrsa Sigurdardottir, Anne Zouroudi, Phil Rickman, Mark Billingham, Alexander McCall Smith, Anthony Horowitz, Val McDermid, Peter James, Adrian McKinty, Denise Mina, Louise Welsh, Martyn Waites, George Pelecanos, Neil Gaiman, Stella Duffy, Peter Robinson, Fred Varga, Stuart Neville, Ann Cleeves, and Walter Mosley.

Following the success of OxTales and OxTravels, this collection of crime writing is the latest Oxfam fundraiser, introduced by Britain's greatest crime writer, Ian Rankin, and featuring a compelling cast of suspects.

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Copies of the signed editions of both OxTales (£495) and OxTravels (£250) are also available. Contact Andrew McGeachin to purchase.