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Christabel,   Kubla Khan, a Vision,  the Pains of Sleep,  Zapolya, Coleridge. S.T.
1 Coleridge. S.T. Christabel, Kubla Khan, a Vision, the Pains of Sleep, Zapolya
Albemarle Steet John Murray 1816 First Edition Half Leather Hardback Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Rare first editions of four works by Coleridge bound in one, lacking half title of Christabel, half title present of Zapolya. Newly rebound very handsomely in half tan leather with marbled boards , raised bands, red labels with gilt title and emblems in the compartments, new endpapers, bottom corner of block (pages) bumped and very worn, heavy foxing throughout, a few old Cork library stamps sparodically throughout including title pages. Now a very handsome presentable copy . Rare 128pp. 
Price: 2655.00 EUR
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Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe
2 Daniel Defoe Robinson Crusoe
London T Cadell & W Davis 1820 Early Reprint Full Brown Calf. Very Good Two Volumes. Large 8 Vo Thomas Stothard 
This is the scarce large paper reprint set, with 20 illustrations by Thomas Stothard & engraved by C Heath as called for.These have been very handsomely rebound in full dark brown leather wtith raised bands gilt ruling to the same, red title and vol labels gilt titles and sailing ships in two compartments and Robinson under the shade of a tree with his dog in the other two compartments date at base all in gilt, marbled endpapers new endpapers. A faded contemporary ink signature on the title page & pencilled writing the top of the preface page of vol 1 and again on half title & rear of frontis vol 2, this volume has old water staining from the half title stretching almost halfway across the page becoming less apparrent through to page 97. A list of Defoes works stretching to some ten pages follows the long Preface . Vol 1 429pp. vol 2 415pp. 
Price: 1305.00 EUR
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The Handbook to the Rivers and Broads of Norfolk & Suffolk, G Christopher Davies
3 G Christopher Davies The Handbook to the Rivers and Broads of Norfolk & Suffolk
London Jarrolds 1887 Ninth Edition. Hard Back Green Cloth Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
A very scarce book particularly this early, Green covers with gilt titles on the spine and in script on the front board, complete with its map in the rear pocket 173pp. plus 5 pages of adverts. 
Price: 121.50 EUR
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The Compleat Angler, Izaak Walton & Charles Cotton. Edited By Richard Le Gallienne.
4 Izaak Walton & Charles Cotton. Edited By Richard Le Gallienne. The Compleat Angler
London George Harrap 1931 First Edition Thus Hard Back Tan Morocco Leather Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Arthur Rackham 
A very scarce copy of this classic early tale of angling, first edition by Rackham with 12 fabulous colour plates & several text illustrations in B&W Tan coloured full morocco contemporary binding with gilt title & fish on the spine titles on the front board within blind decorated rulings,224 pp. with illustrated endpapers . 
Price: 481.50 EUR
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Curly Wee, Maud Budden
5 Maud Budden Curly Wee
Dublin Independant Newspapers Dublin 1948 First Edition Hard Back Very Good No Dj Roland Clibborn 
Another scarce Curly Wee book Boards only very slightly grubby, clean & tight internally. See more titles on our website. 
Price: 175.50 EUR
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Curly Wee and Company, Maud Budden
6 Maud Budden Curly Wee and Company
Dublin Independant Newspapers Dublin 1945 First Edition Hard Back Almost Fine No Dj 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Roland Clibborn 
This scarce Irish children`s book is in almost like new condition, very bright & tight. See more titles on our website. 
Price: 198.00 EUR
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7 Mr Oulton Busy Body
Dublin William Porter 1789 First Dublin Edition Full Brown Calf. Good No Dj As called for 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A rare book bound in full leather hinges starting & cracked but holding well spine darkened red label with gilt titles. 
Price: 256.50 EUR
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A Victorian Toy Noahs Ark ./ Email for Price & Shipping., Noah
8 Noah A Victorian Toy Noahs Ark ./ Email for Price & Shipping.
1850 
An original childrens toy from circa 1850s , a German made Noahs Ark complete with 22 original hand carved animals some with broken and missing legs , this is an very very rare toy, 23" long & 12 " high it retains its pull out stables and gated enclosures all made of wood & hand painted, an original very sought after collectible rare toy! Please email or phone for price & shipping cost. 
Price: 0.18 EUR
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Don Sebastian, or the House of Braganza, Porter, Miss Anna Maria
9 Porter, Miss Anna Maria Don Sebastian, or the House of Braganza
London Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown 1809 First Edition Half Calf Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A fine rare set of four volumes by Anna Maria Porter, b1780-d1832 . She was the daughter of surgeon in the Irish army who died young, her mother struggeled to bring her, her sister & brother up but the girls became authors and the brother an artist of some note. Vol 1, 358 pp, vol 2 , 303pp, vol, 3, 303pp. vol 4, 320pp. All in lovely condition with tan leather spine and corners black title & vol label gilt tiltes, ruling & bands, boards a duck egg blue with tiny gold flecks. (Charming book plate in each volume of Margaret Rutledge Nee Bruen she was married to the Rev Francis Ruttledge rector of Kilmaine Co Mayo Ireland ) RARE. 
Price: 697.50 EUR
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A Bibliography of Limerick History and Antiquties, Roisin De Nais F.L.A.I.
10 Roisin De Nais F.L.A.I. A Bibliography of Limerick History and Antiquties
Limerick Limerick County Library 1962 First Edition Hard Back Red Fine Ex-Library 8v0 Slim 
A now rare 61 page booklet in superb condition the red spined buff grey boards with a picture of and stating " The Manchester Public Libraries"is stapled to the original paper back edition keeping it in fine condition. 
Price: 211.50 EUR
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Memoirs of Joseph Holt, General of the Irish Rebels in 1798, T Crofton Croker
11 T Crofton Croker Memoirs of Joseph Holt, General of the Irish Rebels in 1798
Gretare Marlborough St London. Henry Colburn 1838 First Edition Quarter Leather Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Frontice of Holt. 
A rare two volume first edition set on the Irish Rebellion from Holts own manuscript, very handsomely rebound in dark blue leather raised bands with gilt ruling on spine with title, author and date at base all in gilt with gilt Irish harps in the compartments. Blue marbled boards leather corners , new end papers some pages a trifle marked foxed & slightly yellowed otherwise very good, rough cut edges, An engraved frontis of Holt, Holt was General of the Irish rebellion army in the 1798 uprising there is a contemporary ink signature on the top of the title page vol 1 & again on the half title page vol 2 this vol has a facsmile of Holts hand writing as the frontis. Vol 1267pp. vol 2 432pp. A very fine & rare set. 
Price: 1215.00 EUR
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Romantic Hidden Kerry, Legendary, Antiquarian and Historical Associations, Political, Economic and Social Conditions , & Scenic Attractions of the Barony of Corkaguiny, Thos F   O`Sullivan
12 Thos F O`Sullivan Romantic Hidden Kerry, Legendary, Antiquarian and Historical Associations, Political, Economic and Social Conditions , & Scenic Attractions of the Barony of Corkaguiny
Tralee The Kerryman 1931 First Edition Hard Back Green Very Good Ex-Library 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Photographs 
Another Rare Kerry history Bound in green buckrum with gilt title name and printers on the spine also with library numbers in white, on front pastedown is a rather fine manchester library stamp and some numbers in pen the first few pages are slightly cockled at the top possibly caused by damp or water some years ago but not stained at all,some library stamps through out and on the back of photos book is very slight loose all that said a very good very scarce book, 
Price: 490.50 EUR
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The History of the Trial of Warren Hastings Esq Late Govenor General of Bengal,, Warren Hastings
13 Warren Hastings The History of the Trial of Warren Hastings Esq Late Govenor General of Bengal,
Opposite Burlington House , Piccadilly & Birchin Printed for J Debrett & Vernor Hood 1796 First Edition Quarter Leather Very Good Large 8vo Frontis of Hastings 
A very handsome rebound copy of this rare first edition, bound in dark leather with raised bands and gilt ruling to each, red title lable gilt titles and ships and anchors to the compartments date at base all in gilt, marbled boards leather corners, new end papers, on the remaining original ep is written in a fine flourishing hand "Wm MacDermot Lieut 88th regt , bought at Cape Town Apr 28th this is crossed out & underneath the 4th 1807" again on the top of the title page he has signed his name again & " at Sea April 13th 1807" . There is an engraved frontis dated 1788 . page 321 has small nibble from the bottom not effecting the text the last few pages are foxed & a trifle worn due to the rear board having been missing probably for years 330 pages of small text, included is the fold out plan of the high court parliament with seating arrangements etc. NB William MacDermot became the Prince of Connaught this book was bought by us along with the entire library of his descendents at the family home Coolavin Co Sligo Ireland, please see ourwebsitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com for many others from the library. 
Price: 1080.00 EUR
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