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Author Title Year Price
[CAMPBELL (John)]
The Travels and Adventures of Edward Brown, Esq; Formerly a Merchant of London. Containing His Observations on France and Italy; His Voyage to the Levant; His Account of the Isle of Malta; His Remarks in His Journies thro' the Lower and Upper Egypt; together with a brief Description of the Abyssinian Empire. Interspersed throughout with several curious Historical Passages relating to our own as well as Foreign Nations; as also with Critical Disquisitions as to the present State of Sciences in Egypt, particularly Physic and Chemistry.
1739 £375.00
[CROY (Robert)]
A Narrative of the Grand Festival, at Yarmouth, on Tuesday, the 19th of April, 1814; with an Appendix, Containing Copies of all the Handbills which were Published on the Occasion; a List of the Subscribers; and an Account of the Expenditure.
1814 £495.00
[EMERSON (William)]
The Principles of Mechanics. Explaining and demonstrating the general laws of motion, the laws of gravity, motion of descending bodies, projectiles, mechanic powers, Pendulums, Centers of Gravity, &c. Strength and Stress of Timber, Hydrostatics, and Construction of Machines. A Work very necessary to be known, by all Gentlemen, and Others, that desire to have an Insight into the Works of Nature and Art. And extremely useful to all Sorts of Artificers; particularly to Architects, Engineers, Shipwrights, Millwrights, Watchmakers, &c. or any that work in a Mechanical Way.
1758 £675.00
[GIBSON (Dr. Edmund) Bishop of London.]
The Case of the Methodists Briefly Stated; More particularly in the Point of Field-Preaching.
1744 £695.00
[HUMPHREYS (R.)]
The Amusing Instructor, or, Tales and fables in prose and verse, for the improvement of youth: with useful and pleasing remarks on different branches of science... adorned with cuts.
1777 £375.00
[LIMIERS (Henri-Philippe de)]
Idée générale des études, choix qu'on en doit faire, but où on doit tendre... Avec un état des Bibliothèques... Pour servir de suite à la Science de la Cour.
1713 £65.00
ACCUM (Fredrick)
A Practical Treatise on Gas-Light: exhibiting a summary description of the Apparatus and Machinery best calculated for Illuminating Streets, Houses, and Manufactories, with Carburetted Hydrogen, or Coal=Gas: with Remarks on the Utility, Safety, and general Nature of this new ranch of Civil Economy.
1815 £795.00
AGRICULTURE.
Rothamsted Experimental Station Library. Catalogue of the Printed Books on Agriculture Published Between 1471 and 1840. With Notes on the Authors by Mary S. Aslin.
2002 £35.00
ALEXANDER (William)
Plain and Easy Directions for the Use of Harrogate Waters.
1780 £95.00
ANALYTICAL TABLE.
A Key to the Analytical Table of Mechanical Movements.
1830 £25.00
ANDERSON (R. J.)
The Morphology of the Muscles of the Tongue and Pharynx.
1881 £25.00
ANDERSON (R. J.)
The Morphology of the Omohyoid Muscle. [Offprint from the 'Dublin Journal of Medical Science', August, 1881.]
1881 £35.00
AOUST (Abbé)
Analyse Infinitésimale des Courbes dans l'Espace. Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1876. [Bound with:] Des Roulettes en Général par M. l'Abbé Aoust. Marseille: Barlatier-Feissat, 1870. Bound with:] Sur les Diverses Manières de Présenter la Théorie des Onges Lumineuses, par M. de Saint-Venant.
1876 £110.00
BARTLET (J.)
The Gentleman's Farriery: wherein the best writers on that subject have been consulted; and M. La Fosse's method of trepanning glandered horses is particularly considered and improved...
1767 £75.00
BARTLEY (John)
Pharmacopoeia Hippiatrica: or, the gentleman farrier's repository, of elegant and approved remedies for the diseases of horses; in two books. Containing, I. The surgical; II. The medical part of practical farriery; Also, Directions for the proper Treatment of Post Chaise and other Horses, after violent Exercise. With suitable Remarks on the Whole To which are now added; observations on broken winded horses, endearing to prove the Seat of that Malady not to be the Lungs. The second edition; by J. Bartlet, Surgeon; Author of the Gentleman's Farriery.
1766 £145.00
BATH.
Some Thoughts of the Manner of Spending the Passion Week. Addressed to the Fashionable World; but Particularly to the Polite Circles in the Gay City of Bath. London: Printed for F. and C. Rivington, 1795. 45, [1]pp. [Bound with:] MORE (Hannah) An Estimate of the Religion of the Fashionable World.
1795 £110.00
BILLING (Archibald)
The Science of Gems, Jewels, Coins, and Medals, Ancient and Modern.
1867 £145.00
BLAIR (Rev. David)
The Universal Preceptor: Being a General Grammar of Arts, Sciences, and Useful Knowledge, with Six Hundred Questions and Exercises.
1828 £32.00
BODINGTON (Alice)
The Mammalia: Extinct Species and Surviving Forms. [From "Journal of Microscopy and Natural Science".]
1889 £15.00
BORELLA (Mr.)
The Court and Country Confectioner: or, the House-Keeper's Guide; To a more speedy, plain, and familiar method of understanding the whole art of confectionary, pastry, distilling, and the making of fine flavoured English wines from all kinds of fruits, herbs, and flowers; comprehending near five hundred easy and practical receipts, never before made known. Particularly, Preserving. Candying. Icing. Transparent Marmalade. Orange. Pine-Apple. Pistachio, and other Rich Creams. Caramel. Pastils. Bomboons. Syrups. Puff, Spun, and Fruit-Pastes. Light-Biscuits. Puffs. Rich Seed-Cakes. Custards. Syllabubs. Flummeries. Trifles, Whips, Fruits, and other Jellies. - Pickles, &c. Also New and easy directions for clarifying the different degrees of sugar, together with several bills of fare of deserts for private gentlemen's families, A new edition. To which is added, a dissertation on the different species of fruits, and the art of distilling simple waters, cordials, persumed oils, and essences. By Mr. Borella, now head confectioner to the Spanish Ambassador in England.
1772 £1495.00
BOULTON (Matthew Piers Watt)
Specification of Matthew Piers Watt Boulton. Propelling Vessels. Letters Patent to Matthew Piers Watt Boulton of Tew Park, Oxfordshire, Esquire, for the Invention of "Improvements in Propulsion, and in Rotary Apparatus for Giving Motion or Energy to Fluids and Receiving Motion or Energy from Them."
1867 £65.00
BOULTON (Matthew Piers Watt)
Specification of Matthew Piers Watt Boulton. Turbines or Propellers.
1867 £95.00
BRANSBY (John)
The Use of the Globes: an introduction to astronomy and geography; a description of globes and maps; and a variety of problems performed by the globes, and by calculation; with a Numerous set of Suitable Examples.
1791 £375.00
BURKHARDT (Frederick) PORTER (Duncan M.) BROWNE (Janet) & RICHMOND (Marsha) Editors.
The Correspondence of Charles Darwin. Volume 8: 1860.
1993 £65.00
CANTON (John)
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.
1751 £495.00

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