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NATURGESCHICHTE DER LEBENDEN UND UNTERGEGANGENEN THIERE
Written by Carl Vogt.
Stock no. 987624
Published by Literarische Unstalt. 1851. Slightly better than good condition.

2 volumes. Brown leather spines with raised bands, gilt titles and decorations. Marbled boards. Pages: 719; 640. Numerous b/w illustrations. Text in German. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good. Corners worn.

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INCUNABULA OF SHEFFIELD HISTORY
Written by T. Walter Hall.
Stock no. 987626
Published by J.W. Northend. 1st 1937. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Purple cloth, gilt titles. Pages: 228 + 2. B/w photos. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly foxed. Wrapper torn with loss.

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GLI STEMMI DEI COMUNI TOSCANI AL 1860
Written by Luigi Passerini. Illustrated by Luigi Paoletti.
Stock no. 987656
Published by Edizioni Polistampa. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition.

Coats of Arms. Text in Italian. Large format. Pages: 123. Original paper wrappers. 5 folding colour plates. ISBN: 8870401081. Books and contents fine. Outer wrapper has a few grubby marks.

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LA SUEDE SON PEUPLE ET SON INDUSTRIE
Written by Gustav Sundbarg.
Stock no. 987673
Published by P.A. Norstedt & Soner. 1st 1900. Good condition.

2 volumes. Blue paperwraps. Pages: 437, xx; ix, 528, xx. Numerous b/w photos. Contents very good but volume II is in two halves.

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APPLIED MAGNETISM
Written by J.A. Kingdon.
Stock no. 987719
Published by H. Alabaster, Gatehouse & Co.. Circa 1896. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth, gilt titles. Pages: 292. B/w diagrams. An introduction to the design of electromagnetic apparatus. Book: name in ink to front endpaper.

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WAVERLEY NOVELS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Walter Scott.
Stock no. 987729
Published by Cadell And Co.. 1829. Almost very good condition.

Contemporary three-quarter black leather with marbled boards; gilt decoration and lettering on spines. Engraved plates and title pages. Monogrammed spines (G.W.P.B.). Waverley Vols I and II and Guy Mannering. Bookplate of Henry Aldenburg Bentinck (High Sheriff of Devon in 1918) to front pastedowns. Top cut from first blank page of volume I. Endpapers foxed. Corners rubbed.

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THE BRITISH CYCLOPAEDIA OF BIOGRAPHY VOLUME I
Written by Charles F. Partington.
Stock no. 987730
Published by Wm. S. Orr and Co.. 1837. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Three-quarter brown calf binding, marbled boards. Pages: viii, 1036. Corners worn. Boards rubbed.

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THE MISADVENTURES OF A TROPICAL MEDICO
Written by H.S. Dickey.
Stock no. 987752
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1st 1929. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

304 pages. B/w photos. A vivid personal narrative of a doctor in South America. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped.

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WHEN LONDON BURNED
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by J. Finnemore.
Stock no. 987834
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Blue and gilt pictorial cloth. Grey endpapers. 12 b/w plates. 388 pages plus 32 page booklist. A Story of Restoration Times and the Great Fire. Undated but pre 1910. Corners worn. All plates present.

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LETTRES CHOISIES DE MADAME DE SEVIGNE
Written by Madame De Sevigne.
Stock no. 987840
Published by Garnier Freres. Circa 1860. Very good condition.

Large format. Dark green cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine. All edges gilt. Pages: xxiv, 703. Numerous engraved plates with tissue guards. Text in French. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Rebacked in leather with original cloth spine laid down. Name in ink to first blank page. Slight foxing throughout. Front and rear joints cracked.

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AMENAGEMENT DES CHUTES HYDRALIQUES
No author listed.
Stock no. 987841
Published by Chambre De Commerce De Grenoble. 1st 1918. Very good condition.

Limited edition of 300 copies. Large format. Brown card wraps. B/w photo onlay to front cover. 90 pages. Numerous b/w photos concerning dams and water channels. Text in French. SIGNED by author "A Son Emminence Le Cardinal Maurin Respecteux Hommages Grenoble Le 21 Janvier 1920" Copy no. 31. Edges slightly chipped.

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RIDER'S BRITISH MERLIN FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD GOD 1797
Written by Cardanus Rider.
Stock no. 987898
Published by J. Debrett. 1797. Very good condition.

Small format. Pages: iv, 60, 305. Modern brown leather spine, paperboards. Contains a complete list of all the members of parliament, a list of fairs, an army list, and other similar information.

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