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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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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.
A Full and Particular Account of the Dreadful Damages that has been done during the past Week by the Tremedous [sic] Hurricanes that have prevailed during the same; giving a further Account of the number of Lives lost, Houses blown down, Trees torn up by the Roots, &c. &c.
An account of the English Nightshades, and their effects. With the original case of Dr. Lambergen, as delivered in his inaugural thesis. Also Practical Observations on the Use of Corrosive Sublimate, and Sarsaparilla; on the different Effects of Mercury Crude, and when prepared by Chemistry. And some Hints offered to the Faculty, on the Cure of the Lues Venerea by the Secretion of Urine instead of Salivation.
VOSSIUS (Gerardus Joannes)
Gerardi Ioannis Vossii De theologia gentili, et physiologia Christiana; sive De origine ac progressu idololatriæ: deque naturæ mirandis, quibus homo adducitur ad Deum, libri IX..
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