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Forest Books was established in 1979, issuing regular catalogues and exhibiting at bookfairs throughout the UK. More
We offer a changing selection of interesting and unusual antiquarian books on a wide range of subjects.
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A Treatise on the Teeth. Wherein the True Causes of the several Disorders to which they are liable, are considered; and the Precautions necessary to their Preservation particularly pointed out. Together with Observations on the Practice of Scaling the Teeth: On the Use of Dentrisic Powders in general: And on the Diseases of Children in the Time of Toothing. London: Printed for Lockyer Davis, 1752. Second edition, ,51,pp., contemporary ownership inscription on half-title "Fremayne". [Bound ...
[BLISS (Philip) & BANDINEL (Bulkeley)]
A Catalogue of the Books, Relating to British Topography, and Saxon and Northern Literature, Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library, in the Year MDCCXCIX. By Richard Gough.
Opera, quae exstant, omnia, ad membranarum veterum fidem castigata. Cum notis integris Martini Antonii Delrii, Stephani Claverii, et Thomae Dempsteri, auctioribus Nicolai Heinsii, & ineditis Petri Burmanni. Accedit sylloge variantium lectionum ex ingenti numero codd. MSS. a N. Heinsio collatorum digesta. Subjungitur Lactantii Elegia de Phoenice, vulgo Claudiano adscripta; cum curis secundis Nicolai Heinsii, & adnotationibus Petri Burmanni secundi.
Bibliotheca Radcliviana: or, a Short Description of the Radcliffe Library, at Oxford. Containing its Several Plans, Uprights, Sections, and Ornaments, on Twenty Three Copper Plates, Neatly Engraved, with the Explanation of each Plate.
A selection of books pertaining to the book arts, particularly relating to bookbinding, printing & bookselling history - Including books from the working library of Roger Powell (1896-1990), bookbinder
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We are always keen to purchase books that are rare or of collectable value, either singly or collections. We give very fair prices for books that are in very good or better condition. More