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Books 41 to 80






V73995 Brewer, Tho[mas] (flourished circa 1605-1631) THE LIFE AND DEATH OF THE MERRY DEVILL OF EDMONTON. With the pleasant pranks of Smug the Smith, Sir John, and Mine host of the George, about the stealing of venison. By T.B. printed in black letter by T.P for Francis Faulkner .. in Southwark, 1631. 1819 Price: GBP 45.00 or USD 63.00

J71114 Anon TRAVELS IN SOUTH AMERICA 1822 Price: GBP 65.00 or USD 91.00

J73784 Campbell, Rev. John (1766-1840) editor THE TEACHER'S OFFERING: or, the Sunday School Monthly Visitor. Edited by the Rev. John Campbell. Vol. II [ie for the 2nd year of issue - Nos. XIII-XXIV Jan.-Dec. 1824] 1824 Price: GBP 18.00 or USD 25.00

J55128 Anon NATURAL HISTORY OF ANIMALS containing an account of Remarkable Fishes 1825 by stamp on EP) Price: GBP 22.00 or USD 31.00

P267 American Tract Society THE VINE. "I am the True Vine." Price 2 cents. Published by the American Tract Society, and for sale at the General Depository, Andover, Ms. & by agents of the Society throughout the U. States. 1826 approx. Price: GBP 30.00 or USD 42.00

V69971 Porson, Professor [Samuel Taylor Coleridge & Robert Southey] THE DEVIL'S WALK; a Poem by Professor Porson. Edited with a biographical memoir & notes by H.W. Montagu 1830 to cover Price: GBP 80.00 or USD 112.00

J68927 Wyss) (but name not mentioned on Titlepage) SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON, or adventure of a Father & Mother and four Sons in a Desert Island .. 1831 Price: GBP 30.00 or USD 42.00

E1536 Crithannah,Job (J. Birch) (Cruikshank illustrator) FIFTY-ONE ORIGINAL FABLES, with Morals and Ethical index ... Embellished with eighty-five original designs by R. Cruickshank: engraved on wood by Slader, D. Dodd ... and others. Also a translation of Plutarch's Banquet of the Seven Sages, revised for this work. 1833 Price: GBP 85.00 or USD 119.00

J74032 Turner, Elizabeth (but only given as author of The Daisy). THE COWSLIP; or MORE CAUTIONARY STORIES, IN VERSE. By the author of that much-admired little work entitled The Daisy. The fifteenth edition. With new engravings. 1834 Price: GBP 32.00 or USD 45.00

J68099 Parley,Peter TALES ABOUT GREAT BRITIAN & IRELAND with a map and numerous embellishments 1837 Price: GBP 18.00 or USD 24.00

J66845 Richmond, Legh (1772-1827) THE YOUNG COTTAGER 1840 approx) Price: GBP 12.00 or USD 17.00

J67520 Robson,Mary afterwards Hughes) (not named, by author of "New Year's Gift" & "Ornaments Discovered" etc.) STORIES FOR CHILDREN chiefly confined to Words of Two Syllables 1840s by publisher's address) Price: GBP 35.00 or USD 49.00

J15137 Schmid, Christophe von (1768-1854) CORBEILLE DE FLEURS 1840s) Price: GBP 2.00 or USD 4.00

J70169 Fraser,R. (Rev. Robert William Fraser) SCIENTIFIC WANDERINGS, or Results of Observation and Experiment, an attempt to illustrate the elements of physics by an appeal to natural and experimental phenomena. 1843 Price: GBP 30.00 or USD 42.00

V72144 Belinfante, J.J HET LEVEN VAN MICHIEL ADRIAANSZOON DE RUYTER [The Life of Admiral de Ruyter] 1607-1676 Vol. I + Vol. II 1844, 1848 Price: GBP 120.00 or USD 168.00

E12808 Northcote, James ARTIST'S BOOK OF FABLES 1845 Price: GBP 42.00 or USD 59.00

X5661 Gaultier, L'Abbé [Louis Edouard Camille] LECTURES GRADUEES POUR LES ENFANS DU PREMIER AGE .. Nouvelle édition, corrigée et illustrée. Tome Premier. 1845 Price: GBP 15.00 or USD 21.00

J60944 Anon SIGHTS IN WINTER 1845 approx. Price: GBP 6.00 or USD 8.00

J46449 Day,Thomas SANDFORD & MERTON, History of.. 1846 approx) Price: GBP 16.00 or USD 22.00

V7957 Hunt,Leigh JAR OF HONEY from Mount Hybla 1848 Price: GBP 120.00 or USD 168.00

V74474 Egan, Pierce (1814-1880) ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN or the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest. 1850 approx. Price: GBP 72.00 or USD 101.00

V67628 Maxwell,William Hamilton) by author of Wild Sports of the World FIELD BOOK OR SPORTS AND PASTIMES of the British Islands. 1850's Price: GBP 45.00 or USD 63.00

P5405 Guizot, Mme [Elisabeth Charlotte Pauline] NOUVEAUX CONTES A L'USAGE DE LA JEUNESSE 1851 Price: GBP 60.00 or USD 84.00

P5406 Guizot, Mme [Elisabeth Charlotte Pauline, 1773-1827] LES ENFANTS Contes A l'Usage de la Jeunesse 1851 Price: GBP 25.00 or USD 35.00

V61948 Cathrall,William WANDERINGS IN NORTH WALES a road and railway guide-book conprising curious and interesting historical information .. 1851 acc. to British Library) Price: GBP 28.00 or USD 39.00

J543 Abbott,Jacob ROLLO IN PARIS 1856 Price: GBP 5.00 or USD 7.00

P10526 Anon DOUZE HISTOIRES POUR LES ENFANTS de quatre a huit Ans par Une Me`re de Famille, illustre´es de 18 grandes vignettes par Bertall 1858 Price: GBP 15.00 or USD 21.00

X18704 Wetzell,Mme CAUSERIES D'ENFANTS suivies de petites Historiettes 1860 approx) Price: GBP 14.00 or USD 20.00

E3590 Cats,Jacob (1577-1660) & Robert Farlie (Van Veen illustrations) MORAL EMBLEMS with Aphorisms, Adages, and Proverbs, of all Ages and Nations from Jacob Cats and Robert Farlie. With illustrations freely rendered, from designs found in their works, by John Leighton. The whole translated and edited, with additions, by Richard Pigot 1865 Price: GBP 68.00 or USD 95.00

A69962 Irving,Washington BEAUTIES OF WASHINGTON IRVING illustrated by George Cruikshank 1866 Price: GBP 10.00 or USD 14.00

J71368 Fenn, Eleanor] but author not here named COBWEBS TO CATCH FLIES: or, Dialogues in Short Sentences, adapted for Children from the age of three to eight years. A New Edition. 1866 from inscription Price: GBP 25.00 or USD 35.00

J74712 Madame N. L. (revised by) LA BAGATELLE: Intended to introduce Children of five or six Years old to some knowledge of the French Language. New edition much improved, and embellished with entirely new cuts. 1867 Price: GBP 15.00 or USD 21.00

E69946 LaFontaine FABLES DE LA FONTAINE précédées de la Vie D'Esope Accompagnées de notes nouvelle par D.S. [M.D. Saucie] 1871 Price: GBP 10.00 or USD 13.00

X9994 Lacroix,Paul (1806-1884) XVIIIme SIECLE Institutions, Usages et Costumes, France 1700-1789 Ouvrage Illustré de 21 chromolithographies et de 350 gravures sur boix .. Deuxième édition. 1875 Price: GBP 50.00 or USD 70.00

V61774 Loftie,W.J. (illustrated by T.L. Rowbotham) ENGLISH LAKE SCENERY from original drawings.. With Archaeological, Historical, Poetical, and Descriptive Notes 1875 Price: GBP 32.00 or USD 45.00

J68397 Braun,Isabella JUGENDBLATTER zur unterhaltung und belehrung herausgegeben .. Jahrgang 1876 (22nd yearly volume) 1876 Price: GBP 36.00 or USD 50.00

J65302 Raspe, Rudolph Erich] THE TRAVELS AND SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN With five illustrations by G. Cruikshank, and twenty-two full-page curious engravings. 1877 Price: GBP 89.00 or USD 125.00

J55070 Anon THE EARTH WE LIVE ON. With illustrations. 1880 approx. Price: GBP 7.00 or USD 10.00

J72178 Anon STORIES FROM THE HISTORY OF ROME 1880s Price: GBP 12.00 or USD 17.00

J71974 Wray,Samuel (the Rev. Samuel Wray) 'NUNKS'; or, Aunt Mary, the Nursemaid. 1880s Price: GBP 19.00 or USD 27.00

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