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KELLY, A.: Mrs Coade's Stone. Over 300 illus., list of architects who used Coade Stone, gazetteer of buildings which have Coade stone ornaments, index; 480pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1990. Fine in d.w. [ Ref: RGW647] £48
*The first monograph on this stoneware which was employed by so many Georgian architects.

KELLY, ALISON Mrs Coades Stone. Over 300 illus., list of architects who used Coade Stone, gazetteer of buildings which have Coade stone ornaments, index; 480pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1990. Fine in d.w. [ Ref: RGW13441] £47
*The first monograph on this stoneware which was employed by so many Georgian architects.

KENNEDY, R.S. &FARMER, B.J.: Bibliography of G.A. Henty &Hentyana. Typescript; 93 leaves; some manuscript corrections. folio orig. wrappers, worn, 1956. SIGNED BY B. Farmer. Addenda loosely inserted. [ Ref: RGW17045] £20


KNIGHT, D.M.: Natural Science Books in English 1600-1900. Illus., index; x+262pp. orig. cloth, Batsford, 1989. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW674] £10


KOCKMANN, K.: European Clockmaking Watchmaking German Austrian Swiss French Trademarks and Names. Vol. I (European Origin) Facsimile marks, index; 240pp. orange wrappers, Published by S. LaRose, Greensboro, 1984. [ Ref: RGW13546] £20
*Contains over 1000 names.

LASSAM, R.: Fox Talbot. Photographer. (Foreword by Sir Cecil Beaton). Numerous illus. oblong folio orig. cloth, 1st edit., Compton Press, 1979. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW695] £10


LEE, BRIAN NORTH: Early Printed Book Labels A Catalogue of dated personal labels and gift labels printed in Britain to the year 1760. Facsimiles, appendices, index; xii+185pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Private Libraries Association, 1976. Very good copy in glassine d.w. [ Ref: RGW17061] £10


LEE, BRIAN NORTH: British Bookplates A Pictorial History. 261 bookplates, all illustrated, index; xii+160pp. folio orig. cloth, 1st edit., David &Charles, 1979. Very good copy in marked d.w. With armorial bookplate and stamp of Bryan Riley. [ Ref: RGW19559] £30


LEES-MILNE, J.: Saint Peter's. The Story of Saint Pete's Basilica in Rome. Colour and black and white illus., index; 336pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., H. Hamilton, 1967. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW17693] £10


LIGHTWOOD, J.T.: Hymn-Tunes and their Story. Music, appendices, index; xiv+402pp; a little spotting, orig. maroon cloth gilt, slight wear on extremities, 1st edit., C.H. Kelly, 1905. [ Ref: RGW17029] £10


LONDON MUSEUM. Medieval Catalogue. Colour frontis., 96 black and white plates, other illus. in text, index; 319pp. orig. cloth, H.M.S.O., 3rd imp., 1967. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW3619] £25


MAASTRICT FINE ART FAIR. The European Fine Art Fair, Maastrict March 2008. Exhibition Catalogue. Colour illus.; 574pp. folio orig. wrappers, European Fine Art Foundation, 2008. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW19558] £10


MANN, M. &SANDERS, V.: A Bibliography of African Language Texts in the Collections of the School of Oriental and African Studies University of London, to 1963. Indexes; xviii+429pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Hans Zell, 1994. [ Ref: RGW18868] £15


MARCHANT. Selected Chinese Porcelain from the Collection of Professor D.R. Laurence. Exhibition Catalogue. Colour illus.; 30 items; 64pp. folio orig. wrappers, 2011. Fine copy. [ Ref: RGW19526] £20


MARSHALL, ALICE K.: Pen Names of Women Writers from 1600 to the Present. Illus.; x+181pp. orig. wrappers, covers slightly marked, 2nd edit., Camp Hill, 1986 [ Ref: RGW17215] £8


MASSEY, R. &MARNO, F. (Ed.): Shipwrecks and Marriages Dated and documentary ceramics. Exhibition Catalogue Brian Haughton Gallery. Colour illus.; 64pp. folio orig. wrappers, Englsih Ceramic Circle, 2009. Fine copy. [ Ref: RGW19560] £15


MATHIAS, P.: English Trade Tokens. The Industrial Revolution Illustrated. 16 plates; 64pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1962. In d.w. (slight wear on edges) [ Ref: RGW5019] £8


MATTHEW, J.E.: The Literature of Music. Index; x+281pp. orig, cloth, rest uncut, The Book-Lover's Library, Elliot Stock, 1896. Large Paper copy. [ Ref: RGW17041] £15


McKAY, B., HINKS, J., &BELL, M. (Ed.): Light on the Book Trade. Essays in Honour of Peter Isaac. Illus., index; xvi+224pp. orig. boards, 1st edit., 2004. Very good copy belonging to John Gavin one of the contributors. [ Ref: RGW17034] £10


McKAY, B. &ISAAC, P. (Ed.): The Moving Market Continuity and Change in the Book Trade. Illus., index; xiv+201pp. orig. boards, 1st edit., 2004. Very good copy belonging to John Gavin one of the contributors. [ Ref: RGW17035] £10


MILLIGAN, G.: Glasgow University Library. Catalogue of Exhibition of Bibles In Commemoration of the Four-Hundreth Anniversary of the Publicaion of Tindale's First Printed New Testament, 1525. 3 plates, 104 items; 54pp; stamp on verso of title. orig. wrappers, Glasgow, 1925. [ Ref: RGW17048] £15


MORAN, J.: Stanley Morison 1889-1967. Monotype Recorder. Vol. 43 Number 3. Illus.; 32pp. orig. wrappers, Monotype Corporation, 1968. [ Ref: RGW12644] £5


MORASSI, A. Arts Treasures of the Medici. Colour and black and white plates; 41pp text. folio orig. cloth, Abbey Library, 1969. [ Ref: RGW17737] £10


MORISON, STANLEY: Early Italian Writing-Books Renaissance to Baroque. (Ed. N. Barker). 21 illus., indices; 220pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Boston, David R. Godine, Printed for Members of the 'Hoc Volo' Club, 1990. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW18879] £10


MORRIS, B.: John Cleveland (1613-1658) A Bibliography of his Poems. Frontis. portrait, appendix; vi+62pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Bibliographical Society, 1967. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW10528] £12


MORRISON, MABEL: The Quest of Joy Fragments from the Manuscripts of Mabel Morrison. Prefaced by "Mabel Morrison: A Character" by Edith Olivier. Title in red and black with a woodcut of Fonthill, 14 black and white plates; 94pp. small orig. green cloth, t.e.g., rest uncut, Printed for Private Circulation, n.d. [1937] Very good copy. Tipped in, ALs from her daughter presenting the book. [ Ref: RGW8002] £38
*Mabel Morrison was married to Alfred Morrison, who had purchased Beckford's Fonthill Abbey, where they also built up a remarkable collection of art, antiques and books.

THOMAS MOULE. The County Maps of Old England. 56 colour plates; 128pp. Large folio (14in x 10in) orig. cloth, 1st edit., Studio Editions, 1990. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW16925] £10


MUSEES ROYAUX D'ART ET D'HISTORIE. Art Verrier 1865-1925. Illus., some in colour; 238 items; 54pp. orig. wrappers, covers marked, Brussels, 1965. [ Ref: RGW12681] £8


MUSGRAVE, C.: Regency Furniture 1800 to 1830. 4 colour plates, 96 black and white plates, index; 158pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1961. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW3912] £15


NEVILL, Lady DOROTHY: The Reminiscences of Lady Dorothy Nevill. Edited by Her Son Ralph Nevill. Frontispiece portrait (foxed), index; xiv+336pp. orig. cloth gilt, uncut, Reprint, 1907. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW3945] £15


O'CONNOR, C.: The Pleasing Hours. James Caulfeild, First Earl of Charlemont 1728-99. Traveller, Connoisseur and Patron of the Arts in Ireland. Illus. index; 294pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., Wilton, 1999. In d.w. [ Ref: RGW8929] £16
*When Lord Charlemont returned to Ireland from the grand tour, he built Casino designed by William Chambers.

OSLEY, A.S.: Scribes and Sources. Handbook of the Chancery Hand in the Sixteenth Century. Texts from Writing-Masters . . . 22 illus., bibliography, index; 291pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit, Faber &Faber, 1980. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW12334] £15


OTTAWA BOOK COLLECTORS. Miscellany 2. Further Papers on Books and Book Collecting. 149pp. orig. wrappers, 1st edit., Ottawa, 1994. [ Ref: RGW17203] £10


PARDOE, F.E.: John Baskerville of Birmingham Letter-Founder &Printer.. Colour portrait and 12 other plates; 181pp. orig. maroon cloth, 1st edit., Frederick Muller, 1975. Very good copy in d.w. (tear on rear cover) [ Ref: RGW18579] £20


PAYNE, J.R.: W.H. Hudson A Bibliography. Portrait, index; 248pp. orig. cloth, 1st edit., 1977. Very good copy. [ Ref: RGW12329] £15


PICKFORD, I.: Antique Silver. Starting to Collect Series. Colour and black and white illus., index; 190pp. 4to orig. cloth, Antique Collectors' Club, 2003. Very good copy in d.w. [ Ref: RGW14610] £10


PINAL, F.A.: Romancero Popular del Siglo XVIII. Cuadernos Bibliograficos XXVII. Indexes; xx+313pp orig. wrappers, 1st edit., Madrid, C.S.I.C., 1972. [ Ref: RGW18870] £12


PLOMER, H.R.: A Short History of English Printing 1476-1898. English Bookman's Library. Frontis. portrait of William Morris, 3 plates, other illus., indexes; xvi+330pp. 4to orig. green cloth gilt, spine and parts of cover faded, t.e.g., rest uncut, 1st edit. Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner &Co, 1900. [ Ref: RGW17036] £10


POSNER, R. &TA-SHEMA, I.: The Hebrew Book. An Historical Survey. Numerous illus., index; 230pp. folio orig. cloth, 1st edit., L. Amiel, 1975. Very good copy in frayed d.w. [ Ref: RGW12265] £10


[BERNARD QUARITCH] THE BOOK COLLECTOR. Special Number for the 150th Anniversary of Bernard Quaritch. Illus., 216pp. orig. wrappers, nicks on front cover, 1997. [ Ref: RGW13905] £10


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