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SWEET, Robert. The Florist's Guide, and…

SWEET, Robert. The Florist's Guide, and Cultivator's Directory; Containing Coloured Figures of the Choicest Flowers, Cultivated by Florists.

James Ridgway. 1827-29.

£8000

8vo 2 vols. Contemporary half green morocco, marbled boards, gilt lettering to spines, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt; 200 hand-coloured plates by S.Watts after Edwin Dalton Smith…

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[COMMISSIONER OF HIS MAJESTY'S WOODS, FORESTS…

[COMMISSIONER OF HIS MAJESTY'S WOODS, FORESTS AND LAND REVENUES]. An Account of all the Manors, Messuages, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, in the different Counties of England and Wales, held by Lease from the Crown. As contained in the Report of the Commissioners appointed to enquire, into the State and Condition of the Royal Forests, Woods, and Land Revenues; With the Names of the Lessees, Dates and Terms of their Leases, Real Value, Fines, &c. To which is added, an Appendix, never before printed.

London, printed by Stafford and Davenport, for S. Hooper; and Messrs. Robinsons, 1787.

£2950

Oblong large folio. Contemporary dull tree calf, spine ornamented in gilt and with gilt stamped lettering-piece CROWN ESTATE, boards with gilt-ruled fillets, marbled endpapers, expertly…

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ANON. South Africa - Land of sunshine and…

ANON. South Africa - Land of sunshine and adventure, Ndebele Girl, Transvaal.

Original lithograph with colour, linen backed, as printed by the Hancock Press Limited, London, published by order of and at the expense of the Government of the Union of South Africa and issued for free distribution by the South African Tourist Corporation, c.1940. 1015 x 640 mm.

The Southern African Ndebele are one of the Nguni tribes. The Nguni tribes represent nearly two thirds of South Africa's African population and can be divided into four distinct groups; the Central Nguni, the Southern Nguni, the Swazi people from Swaziland and adjacent areas and the Ndebele people of the Mpumalanga Gauteng and Limpopo.

£1250

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BOGARDUS, Peter. Places of Reverence.

BOGARDUS, Peter. Places of Reverence.

New York: Khelcom New York, 2016.

£6000

Folio (27 cm) original Quarter red leather, spine stamped in gold, over cream-colored cloth boards, housed in matching clamshell box by Gray Parrot.First edition. Limited edition of 39…

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ROBERTS, David and Louis HAGUE. Karnac. Novr…

ROBERTS, David and Louis HAGUE. Karnac. Novr 29th 1838.

An original hand-coloured lithograph for the subscription edition of David Roberts' Egypt and Nubia, published by F.G. Moon & Son, London, 1846-49.

£2415

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FERRARI, Giovanni Baptista. Four hand coloured…

FERRARI, Giovanni Baptista. Four hand coloured engravings of Citrus Fruit.

Original framed copper plate engravings as published in "Hesperides siue de malorum aureorum cultura et vsu Libri quator Io. Baptistae Ferrarii Senensis e Societate Iesu, Romae: Sumptibus Hermanni Scheus," printed in c.1646. 560 x 465 mm each inc frame.

1. Lumia Valentina, plate #321
2. Limon Lavrae, plate #219
3. Aurantium Maximum, plate #439
4. Malum Citreum Uulgare, plate #61

£1350

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SEETZEN, Ulrich Jasper. A Brief Account of the Countries adjoining the Lake of Tiberias, the Jordan, and the Dead Sea … Published for the Palestine Associaton of London.

Bath, printed and sold by Meyler and Son … and in London by Hatchard, 1810.

£1398

4to. Modern calf-backed marbled boards, red morocco lettering-piece; pp. 47, 5 (notes), engraved map as frontispiece (lightly cropped, as usual); title-page with repair to torn corner and…

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