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1 Switzerland, Land of Peace and Liberty
Lausanne Swiss Office for the Developement of Trade 18.5 x 25cm Approx 
84 pages printed in English, Third edition, Paperback covers Fair, dirt & edge staining , .Contents Very Good, Clean & tight , only to 1st endpage ,fold top corner & stamped " Societe Anonyme Aubry Freres , Montres Ciny " undated circa 1953?? 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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2 A. L. O. E. [i.e. Miss C. Tucker]. The Lady of Provence; or, Humbled and Healed. a Tale of the First French Revolution
London T. Nelson and Sons, 1886 A Hard Back 
5 " x 7 " Approx. 399pages. Original green binding is fair/good,though there are signs contents have been reglued to spine. Contents 1st endpaper is stamped "Emmy Strange", 2 pages 83/86 show signs of being folded, last page a finger size in top corner is missing with only text loss being the page No. otherwise ok,with gilt edges. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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3 Anonymous ( Adolf Ristell / Fredrik ) Characters and Anecdotes of the Court of Sweden ( in 2 Vols.)
London Elizabeth Harlow 1790 First Edition Hard Back 
5 1/4" x 8 1/2" Approx. 313+15 and 276+8 pages. both dated on title page for 1790 & vol 1 contains the bookplate Sir John Ingilby below his coat of arms. .in original 1/8th leather binding and mottled paper a little rubbed ,some loss of leather to spine of vol 2,and nick of spine vol 1, leather starting split at edges but attached..Contents. a tight copy ,not thumbed, NO inscriptions, some foxing ,mainly to front/rear pages, mainly good clean pages . 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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4 Anthony Bonner, Illustrated by Hannah Bonner Plants of the Baleric Islands
Palma De Mallorca ; Editorial Moll, 1985 
2nd. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" Approx. 150 page paperback ,appart from minor rubbing & small fold to corner of cover ,the contents are good with NO inscriptions ect. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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5 Bersier, Eugene Bersier ; translated by Holmden, Annie Harwood Holmden Coligny: The Earlier Life of the Great Huguenot.
London Hodder & Stoughton 1884 A Hard Back 15 x 21cm Approx 
xxxvi + 351 pages, brown cloth binding good, some wear. Contents good, clean & tight, Decorative owners bookplate & owner's name front pages. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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6 By Author of "Memoirs of the Princesse De lamballe" (actually Madam Campan) Private Anecdotes of Foreign Courts .in 2 Vols.
London Henry Colburn 1827 First Edition A Hard Back 
First Edition. 6 " x 8 " Approx. recently? rebound Quarter leather (brown) embossed spines, with gilt embossed title/date/vol. on black. in good condition, new end papers. 1st.inscribed at base "Both volumes re-bound by Eric.P. Griffith"Vol 1, 469pages+2page publishers ads at [email protected],(no No 1/2 before title page). Vol 2, 405pages+2page Pub ads at [email protected] Contents in basically good condition with only the odd minor mark/etc.on very few pages. This is fascinating rare work by Madam Campan (Wife of an Ambassador?) who tells of her life/gossip/facts of the Courts of Russia, Denmark, Sweden, Prussia, Naples ( Italy ) ,Napoleon (Paris),+King Charles(& Queen ) of Spain, at one of the most "active/turbulent/war/battles? Etc. times in Europe inc. the British Army at Bremen & thier disorderly conduct and disasters, and another tiny part inc. Nelson/Lady Hamilton re at the Court of Naples, WEIGHT is1700gr (3 3/4 Lbs) 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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7 Comines, Philip De The Historical Memoirs of PHILIP De COMINES, Containing the Transacions of Lewis XI. And of Charles VIII. Of France and of Edward IV. And Henry VII. Of England . Hist of Europe for Almost Half 15th Cent.
London J. Davis 1817 1st Edition in This Form 15 x 24cm Approx 
640 pages, maroon quater leather/buckram binding, 5 raised bands to spine,Good /fair some sunning/ rubbed edges impressed library stamps, ..Contents good & tight , only ONE old Hampstead Library/Referance Dept. lable (crossed out) to inside cover ( NO others),,, So a Very Good ex lib. copy 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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8 Craemer, Jos. Ludw. Craemer Die Bayerischen Königs-schlösser in Wort und Bild. Eine gedrängte Geschichte des Schlösses mit sehr genauem Führer durch dasselbe dann 95 prachtvollen Abbildungen darunter 47 Interieurs und 25 (seltenen) Portraits.
Munchen 1897 First Edition in This Form Decorative Cloth Hard Back 14 x 20cm Approx 
80 pages + xvi biographies + 8 pages adverts rear + Title + card (with 3 portraits & Ludwig II illustration) + chocolate + jewellery adverts front. Original decorative Binding very good, very minor edge rubbing. . Contents Very Good, clean & tight, owner name to inside cover L. Heil & some minor paper ageing at edges of pages. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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9 D'ABLANCOURT, Memoires De Monsieur D'ablancourt, Contenant L'histoire De Portugal Depuis Le Traitedes Pyreenees De 1659 Jufqu'a 1668
Paris 1701 
First Edition. 4 " x 6" Approx. signiture of 1st owner Andrew Fletcher (of Saltoun in Scotland, elected to parliament in 1703 and concentrated with the constitutional issue of the Union with England and is forever known as "THE PATRIOT") on inside rear cover, 382pages, Original leather binding is fair (front detatched) Contents 1st few pages loose and no rear endpaper ,1st few pages loose,title page has minor nicks to edges otherwise contents are good and tight. A RARE CHANCE TO OBTAIN THE SIGNITURE OF THE PATRIOT OF SCOTLAND 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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10 Disbrowe, Charlotte Anne Albinia Disbrowe Old Days in Diplomacy ; Recollections of a Closed Century
London Jarrold & Sons 1903 First Edition Hard Back 13 x 16cm Approx 
327 pages + 1 + 6 pages publishers ads. Binding fair with some rubbing, Contents, Fair with most pages good, some pages with minor marks, marbled end papers, no inscriptions noted, By the eldest daughter of the late Sir Ed. Cromwell Disbrowe, Minister Plenipotentiary & Envoy Extraordinary to the Court of St. Petersburg 1825-27 & at court with other countries. includes some illustrations. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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11 Dutcher, Addison P. Dutcher MD Two voyages to Europe: What I saw and learned in Great Britain, France, Switzerland and Germany.
Cleveland House of Evangelical Association 1884 First Edition / Presentation Copy Hard Back Fair/good 14.5 x 21cm Approx Signed /dedicated by Author
347pages., contains an original CDV photograph portrait of author's travelling companions tipped-in on frontice page, + 16 woodcuts in the text. Condition, Binding Fair with edge rubbing, minor loss top/base of spine, stain rear top corner. Contents good, tight, folded corner to title page, inside near front is inscribed "presented to ? ? Gyle (by) A. P. Dutcher" hard to read as in a very shaky hand. Book is about two summer trips to Europe 1881 & 1883, are described,some in great detail by Dutton an American physician from Cleveland, including the social habits of Londoners, the cemeteries of Paris, The tobacco shops of Paris, a visit to 3 principal cities of Ireland, also includes his boat trips from America, Great Britain ( mostly London & Ireland), France, Germany and small bit about Basel Switzerland. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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12 Pugin, A .W ( Welby ).N, Illustrated by A.W (welby) Pugin Detaile (details) of Antient Timber Houses of the 15th & 16th Cent. Drawn on the Spot and Etched By Pugin
London: Ackermann, 1836 
First Edition. 9 1/2 " x12" Approx. etched frontice on cover + etched frontice +21 etched plates .Original Green cloth binding,one tiny nick on edge , original etched paper label (same as frontice) some minor rubbing and very small loss of paper.Contents much better than average. some very minor foxing on some pages, .Original endpapers ( with staining from original glue used to bind to covers) .. Published date of 1st edition is accepted as 1836 as printed on cover & frontice ,i beleive the real published date was 1837 as that is the date on etchings ,i beleive they were DRAWN in 1836 evan the British Library puts the date as 1836 (1837) .. .. VERY RARE ORIGINAL COPY AS PUBLISHED .... NO INSCRIPTIONS/BOOKMARKS/WRITING/ALTERATIONS 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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13 Saurat, Denis Atlantis and the Giants
London Faber & Faber 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 14 x 21cm Approx 
(protected) Dust Jacket complete/ not clipped, only minor edge ware & 1.5cm tear front top... Blue cloth harback binding in almost mint condition, .... Contents Very Good,clean & tight, just very minor fading of part of 2 blank endpapers due to book mark ( removed) & 1957 review of this book cut from the Observer (newspaper) ( sent with book) . orig owner name to 1st endpaper. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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