Cambridge: Cambridge Bibliographical Society, 1980. Paperback. Thin quarto. Bound in light blue paper wrappers with black title to spine panel and red title to front cover. Minor wear to spine and edges of wrappers. Short closed tear to head of spine. Rubbing to front cover. Illustrated. 94 pages. ENGBIO/121013. Very Good.
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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1910. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Red cloth covered boards with gilt title and decoration to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine Minor foxing to first and last few pages. Text is clean and bright. Inscription to front free end page. 481 pages. English History. ENG312311. Very Good.
New York: J. H. Sears & Company, (1928). Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth backedred paper covered boards with black title to gilt title lable on front board and spine. Minor fading to spine and minor edgewear. Front hinge starting. Interior is clean and bright. 320 pages. English Biography. ENGBIO/042413. Very Good.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1972. Hardcover. 4to. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Clean, bright interior with many illustrations. Illustrated color dust jacket with black title to spine. Minor wear to edges of jacket and price sticker to rear panel. Jacket is price-clipped. Index, 280 pages. ENG/022007. Near Fine in Very Good dj.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1969. Hardcover. 8vo. In blue buckram covered boards with gilt title stamp to spine. In a green and purple illustrated DJ with minor wear to top edge and minor fading to spine. Interior is clean. Index. 448 pages. English Biography ENGHIST/081905. Near Fine / Very Good.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1905. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good- in salmon colored cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Spine faded. Chipping to spine ends. Minor bumping to corners. Front interior hinge is starting and rear interior hinge is cracked though binding remains tight. Foxing to first and last few pages. Top corner of front free end page has been torn off. Includes frontispiece with intact tissue guard. Text is clean and bright. 212 pages. English Biography. ENGBIO/082013. Very Good -.
London: Robert Pawlet, 1675. Hardcover. Sir John Savile was a member of a prominent Norman family. His brother Sir Henry Savile was Queen Elizabeth's tutor in Greek and mathematics, and founded the chairs of Geometry and Astronomy at Oxford in 1619. Professionally rebound in three quarter brown morocco with raised bands on spine, gilt lettering, and marbled boards. Wide margins, decorative initial, on hand-laid paper, printed in a Gothic typeface. The binding is in fine condition and the interior is in very good plus condition. There is light browning to the margins and there are antiquated signatures in pen to the title page. There are also occasional spots of foxing. In the legal language of the time, a combination of French and English. 8 x 12 1/2 inches. 136 pages, indices. English History. ENH3/3230. Fine binding with very good plus interior.
London: Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1919. First Edition. Paperback. Very good in green paper wraps with black title on spine and front cover.Minor to edges and fading to spine. Half title page is detached but present. Browning tto pages though text remains bright. One page unopened. 7x 5. 108 pages. In wraps. GENHIS/5143. Very Good.
London: Cassell and Company, Limited, 1890. Hardcover. Sir John Simon (1816 - 1904) was an English surgeon, pathologist, and public health officer. He was appointed the first Chief Medical Office in 1855 for Her Majesty's Government. Very good in maroon cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor wear to edges of boards and fraying to head of spine. Repair to top of front hinge. Ex-library bookplate to front pastedown, library embossed stamp to several pages, antiquated library card to rear pastedown, and previous owner's signature to front endpaper. Aside from the library markings, the book is clean and tight. 496 pages. With ads ENG/110151. Very Good.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1926. Hardcover. Volume one only. Very good+ slate colored cloth covered boards with bright gilt title on front and spine. Light edgewear to exterior. Deckle edge paper; sketched frontispiece with tissue intact; clean text; 272 pp. English Biography. ENG/12042. Very Good+.
Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1924. Hardcover. 8vo. Purple cloth covered boards with gilt tilte to frontand spine panels. Minor soiling to exterior as well as minor fading and foxing to spine and bumping to spine ends. Sporadic foxing throughout though text remains clean and tight. Illustrations throughout. 319 pages. English Biography. ENGBIO/042413. Very Good.
London: Longman, Orme, Brown and Longmans, 1840. Hardcover. VOLUMES II AND III ONLY. Very good in brown covered boards with gilt title to spine. Edgewear to exterior. Front board of volume III is nearly detached with front hinge separated from text block. Pages are still firmly bound. Interior is clean and bright with 2 articles attached to the front free end page of Vol III. English History. This set may require an extra shipping fee. ENGHIST13/0530. Very Good.
Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Company, 1890. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt tilte and decoration to front board and gilt title to spine. Minor soiling to boards. Minor bumping to spine ends. Light browning to front free end page. Else is clean and bright. Tight binding. 302 pages. English Biography. ENGBIO/042613. Very Good.
London: Pleiades Books, (1948). Hardcover. 8vo. Very good off-white cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Light smudging to exterior. Prevoius owner's writing to front end pages. Margin notes in pencil throughout. Includes illustrations. Index, 315 pages. English History. ENG210111. Very Good.
London: Nattali & Maurice, 1969. Hardcover. Oblong. Very good in red cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor bumping to corners of boards. Clean interior with many photographic images and line drawings. In grey dust jacket with black title to spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket including a few short closed tears. A few scuff marks to jacket. 301 pages. ENG/090215. Very Good / Very Good.
The Acton Society Trust, 1950. Paperback. In blue side-stapled paper wrappers with white title to front cover. Clean. Includes laid in Statement of Aims and a list of the series of twelve Research Papers dealing with aspects of the nationalized industries (of which this is number 1). Previous owner signature in pen to verso of one of the laid in papers. 33 pages. ENG/090915. Very Good.