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Fans of all things English will love the books featured in the rare Anglophilia books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. Many of the rare books included below in the Biblio Rare Book Room contain gorgeous illustrations and paintings that will surely delight those who look through your rare and antique book collection. While many of the books in the rare Anglophilia books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room are non-fiction, there are several first edition novels that are surely worth a look.



THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS. THE COMPLETE SET OF THE 5 CHRISTMAS BOOKS IN THE FIRST EDITION AND FIRST STATE. A CHRISTMAS CAROL London, Chapman& Hall.1843 ( STAVE I ), THE CHIMES 1845, THE BATTLE OF LIFE 1846, THE CRICKET ON THE HEARTH 1846, THE HAUNTED MAN .. 1848. by Dickens, Charles

London: Chapman and Hall (and others), 1843. 1843- 1848. A Christmas Carol in TRULY FIRST ISSUE ( Stave I ). ALL 5 VOLUMES (size 11 x 16,5cm) ARE BOUND IN FULL RICHLY GILT GREEN MOROCCO BY BAYNTUN RIVIERE AND ALL HAVE THE ORIGINAL CLOTH COVERS AND SP...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$9,000.00


A HISTORY OF OXFORD, ITS COLLEGES, HALLS AND PUBLIC BUILDINGS by Ackermann, Rudolph [publisher]

London: Printed for R. Ackermann, 1814. Two volumes. Quarto. Contemporary calf, spines gilt extra, rebacked at an early date with the original backstrips laid down. Illustrated with 115 plates (including the 33 plates of the Founders) most of them colore...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$3,500.00


The Natural History of Staffordshire. by Plot, Robert

First edition. Printed at the Theatre. Oxford. 1686. Tall quarto. Title; Imprim.; (2)pp; (2)pp; (4)pp; (2)pp; (1)pp; (3)pp; 450pp; index (10)pp; subscriber's list 2pp. Folding map, 37 plates, of which 25 are double. Lacking Plate XXVIIII. Includes the Arm...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£1,600.00


Hone's Works ( Four Volumes ) The Every-Day Book and Table Book; or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports, Pastimes, Ceremonies, Manners, Customs, and Events , in Three Volumes. with The Year Book of Daily Recreation and Information; Etc. by Hone, William; Illustrated by George Cruikshank and Others

London: Printed for Thomas Tegg and Son , 1838. All four volumes published 1838, bound in unsigned contemporary half polished calf over brown pebbled cloth, backs with five raised bands, red morocco labels lettered in gilt, decorations stamped in gilt, ma...

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,500.00


Gynecocracy- A Narrative of the Adventures and Psychological Experiences of Julian Robinson (afterwards Viscount Ladywood) under Petty-Coat Rule" Written By Himself by Robinson, Julian (pseud.)

Paris and Rotterdam, 1893. Three volumes handsomely bound in dark blue cloth with black leather at spine and tips, gilt titles and rules, 5 raised bands, top edges gilt, half-titles. Overall Near Fine, all three vols. scant rubbing at the tips, Vol. I bot...

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,500.00


An Abridgment of Universal Geography, Together with Sketches of History. Designed for the Use of Schools and Academies in the United States by Rowson, Susanna (1762-1824)

Boston: John West; David Carlisle, Printer, 1806. First edition [1806]. Scarce non-fiction title by the British-American novelist and stage actress best known for her book, Charlotte Temple. Well-kept copy in full calf with gilt-lettered red spine label,...

From Resource Books, LLC

$1,152.99


Concilia Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae A Synodo Verolamiensi A.D. CCCC XLVI. Ad Londinensem A.D. CIC ICCCXVII. Accedunt Constitutiones et Alia Ad Historiam Ecclesiae Anglicanae Spectantia by Wilkins, David

Bruxelles, Belgium: Culture et Civilisation, 1964. A lovely four volume set, bound in red buckram, gilt titles at spine, text in Latin. A reprint of a 1737 History of the Church of England. All four volumes are Fine. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23&qu...

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,000.00


A Catalogue of the Classic Contents of Strawberry Hill Collected by Horace Walpole [provenance: Sir John Charles Robinson]

London: Smith and Robins, 1842. Hardcover. Very Good -. xxiv, 250 p.: 1 leaf of engraved portrait of Horace Walpole, in-text illustrations; 29 cm. Later 19th-century brown cloth spine with original boards. Engraved cover title: A Catalogue of the Cont...

From Classic Books and Ephemera

$979.00


A Woman of No Importance by Wilde, Oscar

London: John Lane, 1894. 1st edition, newly rebound in brown leather with a gilt-stamped red leather title piece and Florentine marbled endpapers. New binding fine; the text pages are about good plus. All are toned brown near the edges. The first blank (o...

From Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books

$900.00


Antiquities of Great-Britain, illustrated in views of Monasteries, Castles, and Churches, now existing. Engraved from drawings made by Thomas Hearne. by Hearne, Thomas (Byrne, W. engraver)

Printed by James Phillips, in George Yard, Lombard Street, and Published by T. Hearne and W. Byrne. London. 1786. Oblong folio. Title page. Engraved frontispiece of Malmesbury Abbey, 51 further engraved plates; 20 further engraved plates. Subscribers' li...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£550.00


Picturesque Europe: A Delineation By Pen and Pencil of The Natural Features and the Picturesque and Historical Places of Great Britain and the Continent. Three Volumes by Taylor, Bayard

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1875. First edition of this three volume set bound in publisher's three quarter green morocco leather over green pebbled cloth, gilt decorative cover lettering, slightly raised spine bands with gilt lettering, comp...

From Resource Books, LLC

$647.99


The Mysterious Affair At Styles (1935 Half-Crown Edition) by Christie, Agatha

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1935Used – Good. UK: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1935. Half Crown Edition. Hardcover. Good+ / New. The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie Original 1935 Half Crown Edition John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd 193...

From Mary Riversong

$1,500.00


The Woman In White (1860 Harper & Brothers 1st Edition) by Collins, Wilkie

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1860.[2], 260, [4, ads] pp. Publisher's brown stamped heavy cardboard boards with elaborate blind stamped Harper and Brothers cartouche on front and back boards. . Used. Good- Condition. Our copy lacks the spine a...

From Mary Riversong

$1,500.00


Epea Pteroenta, Or, The Diversions of Purley by Tooke, John Horne

Book Description: London: Printed For The Author At J.Johnson's, 1798-1805., 1805. Hardcover. 2 Volumes. 4to. pp. 4 p.l. (incl. errata), 534; 4 p.l. (incl. errata), 615, [36]index to both volumes. engraved frontis. by W.Sharp & 1 other engraved plate, bot...

From john atticks d/b/a faith's books

$575.00


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