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LE BON, Gustave. Les civilisations de l'Inde…

LE BON, Gustave. Les civilisations de l'Inde. Ouvrage illustré de 7 chromolitographies, 2 cartes et 350 gravures et héliographies d'après les photographies, aquarelleset documents de l'auteur.

Paris, Firmin-Didot, 1887.

£998

Large 4to. Contemporay (Indian?) crushed dark tan half morocco over pebble-grained cloth with raised bands, spine lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers; pp. [4, bound without presentation…

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Peter BEMMEL [Gewitterbemmel; Nürnberg 1685 - Regensburg 1753]. Small gouache landscape study with horseman in the foreground.

A late representative of the ~Donauschule~i~.

£698

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SCHWEDISCHE EXPEDITION NACH SPITZBERGEN 1908…

SCHWEDISCHE EXPEDITION NACH SPITZBERGEN 1908. Zoologische Ergebnisse.

Uppsala & Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksells, 1910-15.

£450

4to. 2 vols. Original printed wrappers (part I) or original paper boards (part II); various pagination; maps and charts to second vol., illusts. to text; first vol. with covers partially…

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SHIPPING - Regulations, Instructions and Advice for Officers in the Service of Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company.

London, 122 Leadenhall Street, 1952.

£298

Small 8vo. Original green pebble-grained leather imitation cloth, ruled in blind, front cover lettered in gilt and with the P&O logo in gilt; pp. x, 29, [4, blank], 30-36, [4, blank…

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TRAWI, Ayman. Beirut's Memory.

TRAWI, Ayman. Beirut's Memory.

[Beirut], Banque de la Méditerranée, sal., [c. 2004].

£168

Oblong 4to. Original wrappers with mounted 3-D colour illustration mounted on front cover, in the original printed envelope with transparent 'window'; pp. 303, illustrated in colour…

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WALCOTT, Charles D. Geologic Atlas of the United…

WALCOTT, Charles D. Geologic Atlas of the United States. Jackson, Folio California … Folio 11. Library Edition [cover title].

Washington D. C., Engraved and printed by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1894.

£398

Large folio (55.5 x 47 cm); original printed wrappers with cloth back-strip; pp. [6], explanatory text inside wrappers, 4 colour-printed maps (geological and topographic); wrappers a…

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2 vols. Of HANDBOOK OF MESOPOTAMIA together with

£500

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ABBOTT, Captain James. Narrative of a Journey from…

ABBOTT, Captain James. Narrative of a Journey from Heraut to Khiva, Moscow and St. Petersburgh, during the late Russian Invasion of Khiva; with some Account of the Court of Khiva and the Kingdom of Khaurism

London, W.H. Allen & Co., 1843.

£1495

- 8vo. 2 volumes. Original publisher's grey cloth, spine lettered in gilt, boards ornamented in blind; pp. [2], xix, 401; x, 299, ciii, lithographic frontispiece and large folding engraved…

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ABBOTT, Lyman, and Samuel Byram HALLIDAY. Henry…

ABBOTT, Lyman, and Samuel Byram HALLIDAY. Henry Ward Beecher: A Sketch of his Career: With Analyses of His Power as a Preacher, Lecturer, Orator and Journalist, and Incidents and Reminiscences of His Life … Characterizations and personal Reminiscences, contributed by thirty-nine eminent writers. Also Mr. Beecher's Life as sketched by himself shortly before his Death.

Hartford, Conn., American Publishing Company, 1887.

£198

8vo. Original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, front cover with Beecher's facsimile signature in gilt, ornamented in blind, patterened endpapers; pp. [ii]-xii, [4], [13]-670…

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ABD AL-LATIF AL-BAGHDADI. Kitab al-ifadah wa'l-i'tibar … Translated into English by Kamal Hafuth Zand and John A. and Ivy E. Videan. Cairo, 1204 A.D. London 1964 A.D.

London, Allen and Unwin, [1965].

£135

4to. Original red cloth with illustrated dust-wrapper (price-clipped); pp. 293, Arabic facsimile opposing English text; a very good copy.First English edition based on the MS in the Bodleian…

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ABDULLAH MANSUR [i.e. G. WYMAN BURY]. The Land of Uz.

London, Macmillan, 1911.

£148

8vo. Original red cloth, decorated and lettered in gilt; pp. xviii, 354, [2, advertisements], illustrated with numerous plates after photos, large colour-lithographic folding map at the end…

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ABOUKIR AND EGYPT - Photo album with 192…

ABOUKIR AND EGYPT - Photo album with 192 original photos and one watercolour.

Aboukir, 1929-1933.

£698

Oblong 4to. Original cord-bound crushed goat, lettered in gilt (Egypt 1928-1933) underneath gilt-stamped Horus symbol; the photos (68 x 2108 mm), neatly slotted into album corners, captioned…

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ADALBERT, Prince of Prussia. Travels of His…

ADALBERT, Prince of Prussia. Travels of His Royal Highness Prince Adalbert of Prussia, in the South of Europe and in Brazil, with a Voyage up the Amazon and the Xingú. Translated by Sir Robert H. Schomburgk and John Edward Taylor.

London, David Bogue, 1849.

£1395

Two volumes in one, 8vo. Contemporary red cloth, spine ornamented and lettered in gilt, covers ornamented in gilt and blind, all edges gilt, yellow endpapers; pp. xvi, 338; v, 377…

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ADAMS, Harry. Beyond the Barrier with Byrd. An…

ADAMS, Harry. Beyond the Barrier with Byrd. An Authentic Story of the Byrd Antarctic Exploring Expedition.

Chicago and New York, M.A Donohue & Company, 1932.

£298

8vo. Original green cloth gilt, upper board lettered in gilt and blocked in blind with a ship, the spine lettered in gilt and blocked in blind with a penguin, remnant of pictorial…

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ADAMS, W. Marsham. The House of the Hidden Places. A Clue to the Creed of Early Egypt from Egyptian Sources.

London, John Murray, 1895.

£48

A very good copy in the slightly faded original cloth. First edition.

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