Welcome to Forest Books
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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FOURCROY (Antoine-Francois comte de)
A General System of Chemical Knowledge; and its Application to the Phenomena of Nature and Art. In Eleven Volumes Together with a Set of Synoptic Tables, in Large Folio. Translated from the original French, by William Nicholson.
DE CARNÉ (Louis)
Travels in Indo-China and the Chinese Empire.
The Surprising Life of David Haggart (Otherwise Named John Wilson), Written by himself while under sentence of death. Who was executed at Edinburgh, (after a short but eventful life, being only 20 years of age), for the Murder of Thomas Morrin, the Turnkey of Dumfries Jail.
A Method of Making Artificial Magnets without the use of Natural Ones, Communicated to the Royal Society by John Canton, M. A. and Fellow of the said Society.
(A miscellany of antiquarian books: including agriculture, architecture, naval, law, medicine, photography, science etc.)
We Buy Books
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