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Hand-Painted Wooden Crest (In the original velvet-lined box)

By: 19th Century French Marriage Crest - Hainaut ?

Price: £100.00

Publisher: France (c. 1875 ) 0:

Seller ID: 44406


A well carved plaque depicting two family's crests (Possibly a marriage gift?). The plaque measures 16cm x 16cm (6.5" x 6.5"). Contained within a purpose-made wooden box, with metal mounts 20.5cm x 20.5cm (8" x 8"). The velvet lining has been replaced at some time in the past. View more info

Every Man His Own Mechanic. A Complete And comprehensive Guide To Every Description Of Constructive And Decorative Work That May Be Done By The Amateur Artisan At Home And In The Colonies.

By: CHILTON-YOUNG, Francis.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London : Ward, Lock, and Co., Warwick House, Salisbury Square, E.C. [N.D.: c.1880] . 0:

Seller ID: 44767


'In three parts: - Part I. Household carpentry and joinery. Part II. Ornamental and constructive carpentry. Part III. Household building art and practice. Illustrated with seven hundred and fifty engravings on wood.' A very good Victorian half leather binding. Thick 8vo. 8.25" x 5.75" x 2.0". pp.12/pp.816. Black morocco spine and corners over black buckram boards. Edges and corners lightly rubbed and bumped. Spine with 5 raised bands, gilt banding and and gilt titles ( a little rubbed). Original marbled endpapers and matching page edges. Engraved frontis (Ordinary Types Of Tools U... View more info

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Nineteen Centuries of Drink in England: A History. By Richard Valpy French .

By: FRENCH, Richard Valpy .

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London: National Temperance Publication Depot, 33 Paternoster Row, [no date - c. 1890 ? ] . 0:

Seller ID: 44287


"Second Edition - Enlarged And Revised." A very good tight binding. 8vo. 7.50" x 5.25" x 1.00 . pp.20/pp.398/[pp. - Adverts] . Maroon cloth over bevelled boards. Gilt titles to front board. Carefully re-backed at some time in the past in matching marron cloth. Printed label to spine: "Nineteen Centuries of Drink in England". Original black endpapers. Previous owner's signature to half title: "R. A. Stanton 4/12/94." Clean English text throughout. VG. View more info

Victorian Album with sketches, paintings and verse written by girls attending Stockwell College, London .

By: Marchant, Thirza le

Price: £150.00

Publisher: 1885-1886 Stockwell College, London 0:

Seller ID: 44558


An original leather Victorian album / commonplace book, owned by Thirza Le Marchant. Filled with personal sketches, paintings and verses written by girls which attended : Lecture Hall, Stockwell College, between 1885 and 1886. 19 names have been identified from a published register: Borough Road, Stockwell, Darlington, and Swansea Training College, Female Students, 1813-1877 . Blue morocco covered boards and spine with bright gilt "Album" to the front board. 9.0" x 7.5" x 0.5". Edges lightly rubbed and bumped. ** "In 1861 the BFSS (British and Foreign School Society... View more info

Image for How To Be A Man: A Book For Young Men. Comprising Directions For Being Useful And Happy, Agreeable And Respected, Successful In Business, And Honoured Through Life. by W. Nicholson author of "The Bible explainer," "Helps for the pulpit," &c.

How To Be A Man: A Book For Young Men. Comprising Directions For Being Useful And Happy, Agreeable And Respected, Successful In Business, And Honoured Through Life. by W. Nicholson author of "The Bible explainer," "Helps for the pulpit," &c.

By: NICHOLSON, W.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London: W. Nicholson & Sons, Limited, 26, Paternoster Square, E.C., And Albion Works, Wakefield, [ no date -c.1890? ] . 0:

Seller ID: 44012


First edition. A very good original binding. 8vo. 7.5" x 5.0" x 1.0". pp.208/[16pp. - Adverts] . Maroon cloth with bright gilt titles to front board and spine. Corners bumped. Endpapers lightly soiled, otherwise clean text throughout. VG. View more info