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Journal of a Voyage Round the World
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Journal of a Voyage Round the World

by Captain W. D. Seymour

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Cork: Francis Guy, 1877. First edition. Cloth. Very Good. 7.5" by 5.5". None. A scarce first edition of this journal narrating Captain Seymour's travels, presented by the author to Captain Brook. William Deane Seymour (1813-1886) was an Irish shipping agent and consul to a number of countries. He owned two steamships as well as sharing a sailing ship with his brother; he also owned Wilmount Castle, built for his family in 1852, where he installed one of the earliest telephones in the country. He also penned 'A Tour in Syria and Palestine'.In this work, he explores some of the most fascinating areas on the planet in a journey spanning thirty thousand miles, and includes vists to Japan, China, India, the United States and Europe.This is the author's presentation copy, addressed to a Captain Brook 'with the author's compliments'.Illustrated with a mounted frontispiece photography of the author, which Seymour has then hand-signed beneath.A first edition of a very scarce work. In a full cloth binding.… Read More
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The Rise of Our East African Empire; Early Efforts in Nyasaland and Uganda
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The Rise of Our East African Empire; Early Efforts in Nyasaland and Uganda

by Captain F. D. Lugard

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Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1893. First edition. Cloth. Good. 9.5" by 7". Not Stated. The first edition of Captain Frederick Lugard's semi-autobiographical account of the rise of colonialism in East Africa. Illustrated with a wealth of folding maps. The first edition of Frederick Lugard's two volume account of the rise of the pre-colonial East African empires, illustrated throughout.Frederick Lugard was a British imperialist and colonial administrator in Africa, who made significant contributions to the theory and practice of British colonial policies of indirect rule. In this work, he places a particular emphasis on Uganda and Nyasaland, discussing matters relating to their administration and history.Illustrated with thirteen maps, nine in colour, with two folding colour maps in pockets to the front and rear of volume I, three folding colour maps, and fifty-four further plates. Collated, complete.With the armorial bookplate of Robert B. Finlay (1842-1929) to the pastedown of… Read More
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Red Fox: The Story of his Adventurous Career in the Ringwaak Wilds End of His FInal Triumph over...
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Red Fox: The Story of his Adventurous Career in the Ringwaak Wilds End of His FInal Triumph over the Enemies of his Kind

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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London: Duckworth & Company, 1905. First edition. Cloth. Good. 8" by 5.5". Charles Livingston Bull. A First Edition of this Canadian adventure, following the experiences of the Red Fox as it learns life lessons and how to survive. This is a First Edition of the work, bound in green cloth with a fox motif to the front board in gilt. This classic novel follows the experiences of the titular Red Fox, as he explores the Canadian wilderness. Roberts presents this creature as curious and intelligent in attempt to make him more understandable to the reader and ultimately to improve humanity's relationship with wild animals. Charles George Douglas Roberts was a Canadian poet and prose writer who often explored the subject of natural history in Canada. This strong interest is evident in this work. With 48 illustrative plates throughout, including a frontispiece in colour. Lacking plate on page 91, entitled The Old Woodchuck. With a bookplate of Hugh Babington to front endpaper. Bookseller label of Roffey… Read More
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The Forge in the Forest, Being The Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de...
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The Forge in the Forest, Being The Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de Briart; and how he crossed the Black Abbe; and of his Adventures in a Strange Fellowship; A Sister to Evangeline, Being the Story of Yvonne de Lamourie, and how she went into exile with the villagers of Grand Pre; By the Marshes of Minas

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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Boston : Lamson, Wolffe and Company; Silver, Burdett and Company , 1896-1900. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 7.5" by 5". None. Three handsome works by the prolific Canadian writer, Charles G. D. Roberts. The first editions. Uniformly bound in the publisher's original full cloth binding with gilt detail. Charles G. D. Roberts was a Canadian poet and author, widely regarded as one of the most successful Canadian writers, and as the "Father of Canadian Poetry". This set comprises of: 'The Forge in the Forest, Being the Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de Briart; and how he crossed the Black Abbe; and of his adventures in a Strange Fellowship'. Illustrated with a frontispiece, a map, and numerous monochrome illustrations throughout. 'A Sister to Evangeline, Being the Story of Yvonne de Lamourie, and how she went into exile with the villagers of Grand Pre'. Illustrated with a map frontispiece. 'By the Marshes of Minas', a collection of stories… Read More
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The Book of the Native
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The Book of the Native

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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Boston; Toronto: Lamson, Wolffe and Company; The Copp, Clark Company, 1896 . First edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 7" by 5". None. A superb signed copy of this delightful volume of poetry from Charles G. D. Roberts, the so-called "Father of Canadian Poetry". The first edition of this work.Inscribed 'the year's at full, and time's at good, Charles G. D. Roberts', to the front free endpaper.A lovely volume of poems, ballads and lyrics about topics including resurrection, the prayers of children, and the city in twilight.Arranged in three sections, poems include 'Ebb', 'The Forest Fire', and 'Trysting Song'. In the publisher's original cloth binding. Light shelf wear to back strip tail, otherwise externally excellent. Inscription to front free endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages clean and bright. Near Fine
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The Ledge on Bald Face
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The Ledge on Bald Face

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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London: Ward, Lock and Co., 1918. First edition. Cloth. Very Good Indeed. 8.5" by 6". None. The first UK edition of this collection of short animal stories. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates. Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, (January 10, 1860 – November 26, 1943) was a Canadian poet and prose writer who is known as the Father of Canadian Poetry. In a red cloth binding. Externally smart, with just some minor shelfwear and light sunning to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and mainly clean, with just the odd spot. Very Good Indeed
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The Forge in the Forest Being The Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de...
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The Forge in the Forest Being The Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de Briart; and how he crossed the Black Abbe; and of his Adventures in a Strange Fellowship

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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Boston: Lamson, Wolffe and Company , 1896. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 7.5" by 5". Not stated . An excellent copy of this work of fiction by reputable Canadian writer, Charles G. D. Roberts. The first edition of this work. In the publisher's original cloth binding.With a monochrome frontispiece, sketched map and numerous monochrome plates throughout.This was the first novel from Charles G. D. Roberts, best known for his poetry and prose and once known as the "Father of Canadian Poetry". The work blends romance, history and adventure set against the backdrop of the years leading up to the 1755 expulsion of the Acadians. In the original cloth binding. Externally, excellent with slight rubbing and bumping to the extremities. Personal library bookplate of one Mason S. Stone to the front pastedown. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean with the odd spot. Near Fine
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The House in The Water: A Book of Animal Life
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The House in The Water: A Book of Animal Life

by Charles G. D. Roberts

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London: Ward, Lock and Co., Limited, 1908. First edition. Cloth. Very Good Indeed. 8" by 5.5". None. The first UK edition of this illustrated collection of exciting animal stories from Charles G. D. Roberts. First UK edition. Illustrated with frontispiece and seventeen plates. Collated complete. A collection of classical animal stories that express the beauty of wildlife and nature, including: The Window in the Shack, The Fight at the Wallow, The Return of the Moose, and many more. Written by Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, a Canadian poet, novelist, and short story writer who was one of the first Canadian writers to reach international fame. In the original grey cloth binding. Externally, very smart with light rubbing to the extremities. Fading to the spine and rear board. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean throughout. Bookseller's label to the rear pastedown. Very Good Indeed
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All Flesh Is Grass
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All Flesh Is Grass

by Clifford D Simak

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New York: Doubleday & Company, 1965. First edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8.5" by 5.5". None. The first edition of this science fiction novel by Clifford D Simak. Held in original unclipped dustwrapper. Clifford D Simak was a very famous science fiction writer. During his lifetime he was honoured with all three Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award. He was also the third 'Grand Master' of the Science Fiction Writers of America. All Flesh is Grass is set around a small town in Wisconsin which is closed off from the outside world by a mysterious barrier placed there by benign extraterrestrial beings. The extraterrestrials take the form of a patch of purple flowers, alike to the pictorial dustwrapper of this edition.The small town is named Millville, Simak's birthplace, and often the setting for his stories. In original black cloth binding and held in original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, excellent with some very minor shelfwear. Very small evidence of some damp staining to tail of spine and… Read More
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The Visitors
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The Visitors

by Clifford D Simak

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London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1981. First edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8" by 5". None. A lovely first Uk edition of this work by the science fiction master, Clifford D Simak. The first UK edition of this work, previously published in the US in 1980. An intriguing science fiction novel by Clifford Donald Simak, multiple award winner author: three Hugo Awards and one Nebula Award, as well as being the third SFWA Grand Master to the Science Fiction Writers of America. With unclipped dustwrapper. In the original publisher's cloth binding, with titles stamped in silver to spine. Externally lovely. Dustwrapper is excellent, unclipped. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean. Fine
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Naples in 1799    An Account of the Revolution of 1799 and of the Rise and Fall of the...
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Naples in 1799 An Account of the Revolution of 1799 and of the Rise and Fall of the Parthenopean Republic.

by Constance H. D. Giglioli

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London: John Murray, 1903. First edition. Cloth. Very Good. 9" by 6" . none stated. A very scarce illustrated first edition of this work on the revolution in Naples in 1799 by Constance H. D. Giglioli. A very scarce first edition of the work. In the publisher's original cloth. With a frontispiece and 41 monochrome plates. Collated complete. This work was written by Constance H. D. Giglioli and discusses the revolution in naples in 1799 and the rise and fall of the Parthenopean republic. The Parthenopean republic was a semi-autonomous republic supported by the French First Republic located with the Kingdom of Naples that only lasted from January 21th to 13th June 1799. In the original publisher's cloth. Externally very smart with the odd light mark to the boards, fading to the spine and bumping to the extremities resulting in light rubbing to the cloth. Offsetting to the end papers with an ink dedication inscription dated 1931 to the front free end paper. Internally firmly bound with bright… Read More
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Jane Austen and Education
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Jane Austen and Education

by D D Devlin

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London: Macmillan Press, 1975. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 9" by 5.5". None. A charming work critiquing Jane Austen's educational style. Devlin investigates the educational details of the heroines of Austen's novels and examines the author's thoughts on education. He looks in-depth into Austen's views of the pupil-teacher relationship and what it is to enjoy learning. Following this Devlin discusses the moral assumptions in Austen's work and concludes with a study of Mansfield Park. In a cloth binding with original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, in excellent condition. Personal bookplate to front pastedown. Pencil annotation to rear blank. Dustwrapper excellent with very light spotting to flyleaf. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean Fine
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L'Ethnographie Fugienne
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L'Ethnographie Fugienne

by Dr. P. D. J. Hyades

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Paris: Typographie A. Hennuyer, 1884. Leather. Very Good Indeed. 9" by 6". None. A very scarce collection of ten essays bound together in leather on the subject of the ethnography of the inhabitants of Terra del Fuego, in French and Italian. Containing ten essays: Hyades' 'Contribution a l'Ethnographic Fugienne', Hyades et Galippe's 'Observations suc le Systeme Dentaire des Fuegiens', Hyades' 'Letter au Delisle sur les Fuegiens', Hyades 'Presentation de L'Ouvrage: Mission du Cap Horn, Histoire du Voyage', 'Questionnaire de Sociologie et d'Ethnographie', Lovisato's 'Sulla Collezione Ethnogratica delle Terra del Fuoco', Lovisato's 'Una Escursione Geologica nella Patagonia e nella Terra del Fuoco', Lovisato's 'Da Buenos Aires alle Sierre di Cordova', Lovisato's 'Sopra e Fossili delle Pampas' and De Margerie's 'Compte Rendu de L'Ouvrage'.From the library of Eric Kenneth Prentice Back. Kenn Back was a British meteorologist with the British Antarctic survey for many years. He spent eight winters in the… Read More
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With Horse and Hound
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With Horse and Hound

by E.D. Cuming

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911. First edition. Cloth. Very Good Indeed. 10" by 8". G. Denholm Armour. A very smart and bright copy of this early twentieth-century work on hunting, profusely illustrated with tipped-in colour plates. A lovely copy of this work on hunting by E.D. Cuming and illustrated by G. Denholm Armour. Including chapters on fox hunting, stag hunting, racing, and more, this is a very insightful work into the field sports, hunting, and equestrianism in the early twentieth-century. In the publisher's original bright red cloth. Containing seventeen tipped-in colour plates protected by intact tissue guards. Collated and complete. In the publisher's original red cloth binding. Externally, smart and bright, with just fading to the spine and bumping to the head and tail of the spine. A few light marks to the rear board. internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean. Very Good Indeed
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With Horse and Hound
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With Horse and Hound

by E.D. Cuming

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1911. First edition. Cloth. Good. 10" by 8". G. Denholm Armour. The first edition of this early twentieth-century work on hunting, profusely illustrated with tipped-in colour plates. An early twentieth century work on hunting by E.D. Cuming and illustrated by G. Denholm Armour. Including chapters on fox hunting, stag hunting, racing, and more, this is a very insightful work into the field sports, hunting, and equestrianism in the early twentieth-century. The first edition of this work.In the publisher's original bright red cloth. Containing seventeen tipped-in colour plates protected by intact tissue guards. Collated and complete. In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, generally sound, with some shelf wear to the boards and bumping to the head and tail of the spine and extremities. Fading to the spine, and some light soiling and marks to the boards. Cloth is slightly split to the head of the front joint. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and… Read More
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A Commentary on the Prophecy of Malachi
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A Commentary on the Prophecy of Malachi

by Edward Pocock D.D

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Oxford: Printed at the Theatre, 1677. Hardback. Very Good. 15" by 10". None. A very scarce and important early volume bound in decorative, paper covered boards. Edward Pococke (1604-1691) was an English Orientalist and biblical scholar. His most important works were a Lexicon heptaglotton (1669) and English commentaries on Micah (1677), Malachi (1677), Hosea (1685) and Joel (1691). Malachi or Mal'achi refers to the prophet in the Bible, the Christian Old Testament and Jewish Tanakh. A incredibly scarce work, by a significant biblical scholar of the 17th century, ideal for those with an interest in the study of religious doctrine. Hardback, with paper covered boards. Externally, a trifle rubbed, with wear to the extremities, rubbing to the boards and some slight chips to the spine. Internally, generally firmly bound, though the cords are visible in several places as you might expect from an original paper binding of this period. Pages are generally clean and bright, apart from the… Read More
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The Great Tab Dope    and other stories by 'Ole Luk-Oie'
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The Great Tab Dope and other stories by 'Ole Luk-Oie'

by Ernest D Swinton

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London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1916. Leather. Good. 7" by 5". None. A collection of short stories including The Great Tab Dope: A Study in Staff Rides, The Sense of Touch, Sergeant Snodgrass, and The Culvert on the Summit. Ernest Swinton was a British Army Officer who was active in the adoption of the tank during World War I. He wrote several allegorical works of fiction on military themes. Full calf leather binding with gilt lettering to spine, gilt fore edge and marbled end papers. There is little wear to the extremities apart from some sunning to the spine. The binding is tight and firm and both covers are firmly attached. Internally the book is clean and bright apart from some isolated spots affecting the front and rear end papers in particular. Good
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The Call of the Dark Continent
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The Call of the Dark Continent

by F D Walker

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London : Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society, 1912. Cloth. Very Good Indeed. 7.5" by 5". None. A handsome second edition of F D Walker's The Call of the Dark Continent. With 24 plates. F D Walker describes his journey to Africa on a missionary progress. In a cloth binding. Externally, smart with light bumping to extremities and spine. Fading to spine. Ink annotation to front pastedown and front free-endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and clean. Very Good Indeed
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Freemasonry In Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
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Freemasonry In Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

by F D Laugharne

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Not Stated: Not Stated, 1991. First edition. Cloth. Very Good Indeed. 9.5" by 7". [9], 2-178pp. A very bright, limited edition history on Freemasonry in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. The first edition of this work. From the library of the 'Lodge of Harmony', Fareham. This lodge was first warranted in 1796 and is lodge no 309. The lodge of Harmony merged with moderns to become the United Grand Lodge of England. Limited edition, number 390 of 500 copies sold in aid of the Provincial Grand Master's 1994 Festival for the Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution. Signed by the Provincial Grand Master of the Lodges of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, James Edward Bullen who wrote the foreword to this work. This work was compiled by F D Laugharne and to the preface notes that the Lodge has changed a lot since W L Finemore's history of the lodge published nearly sixty years earlier. A very smart copy of this history, which traces the tradition of Freemasonry in the jurisdiction of… Read More
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Thirty Bindings
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Thirty Bindings

by G.D. Hobson

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London : The First Edition Club, 1926. Cloth. Very Good. 13" by 10". None. A volume on bookbinding dating from 1926. Published by the First Edition Club, a collective of rare and antique book enthusiasts, the volumes deal with exceptional bindings from throughout the world and centuries, displayed in thirty monochrome and colour plates. Limited to six hundred copies, this is an unnumbered copy within that printing. In decorative cloth binding with gilt detailing. Externally smart, there is some minor wear to the joints, backstrip and extremities, the latter of which are also somewhat rubbed. Internally, the pages are firmly bound, though chipped, although there are light instances of spotting throughout. Very Good
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