Recent Acquisitions

  1. [MANUSCRIPT.]

    A treatise on world geography.

    Italy, c. 1760.

    A thorough, methodical, and highly interesting...

    £2500

  2. [BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER.]

    La Liturgie. C’est a dire, le formulaire...

    A Londres, pour Jean Dunmore & Octavien...

    First edition of this translation, printed...

    £750

  3. ESSAY UPON MODERN GALLANTRY (AN).

    Address’d to Men of Honour, Men of Pleasure,...

    London: Printed for A. More … 1726.

    Second edition, unrecorded, published...

    £1000

  4. CASOTTI, [Laurentio].

    A New Method of teaching the Italian Tongue...

    London: Printed by E. Everingham at the...

    First and only edition, very rare, the...

    £1500

  5. GÉNIE ANGLOIS (LE),

    ou histoire abrégée des revolutions fréquentes...

    A Dublin [i.e. the Netherlands]: chez...

    First and only edition of this curious...

    £650

  6. BALZAC, Jean-Louis Guez de.

    Aristippus, or, Monsieur de Balsac’s...

    London: Printed by Tho. Newcomb for Nat....

    First edition in English of Aristippe...

    £750

  7. BARON, Robert.

    Mirza. A Tragedie, really acted in Persia,...

    London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley …...

    First edition of Baron’s last literary...

    £850

  8. [MENDHAM, Thomas].

    The wonder working Water-Mill displayed...

    Norwich: Printed by Crouse and Stevenson...

    First and only edition, very rare, of this...

    £850

  9. R., N.

    Proverbs English, French, Dutch, Italian...

    London, Printed for Simon Miller … 1659.

    First and only edition of a scarce collection...

    £1750

  10. LEIGH, Sir Samuel Egerton.

    Munster Abbey, a Romance; interspersed...

    1797.

    First edition. Despite its ‘gothic’...

    £1250

  11. BURBURY, John.

    A Relation of a Journey of the Right Honourable...

    London, Printed for T. Collins and I....

    First and only edition of this account...

    £5750

  12. TANNER, Anodyne, M.D., pseud.

    The Life of the late celebrated Mrs. Elizabeth...

    London: Printed for A. Moore … [1721?]

    First edition of a scurrilous account of...

    £1850

  13. THIERS, Adolphe (1797-1877), French politician and historian.

    Three autograph letters signed (‘A Thiers’)...

    Paris, 22 December 1852, 11 July 1854,...

    A set of interesting letters from Thiers...

    £200

  14. POPE, Alexander.

    The Works … Vol. I[-VI]. With explanatory...

    London, Printed for B. Lintot, 1736 [Vol....

    A fine set of the small octavo Works...

    £1750

  15. WITHER, George.

    Juvenilia. A Collection of those Poemes...

    London Printed for Robert Allott … 1633.

    Second collected edition, very scarce,...

    £1500