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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

6 vols, complete. 1772/1773, with William Hogarth frontispiece
Laurence Sterne
Dodsley and Becket, London, 1772
Classics | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Paradise Regain'd

1707, the fifth edition, lacking covers but bound with Samson Agonistes and Poems on Several Occasions (4th ed.)
John Milton
Jacob Tonson, London, 1707
Poetry | Soft Cover

A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England

Volume 2 only (of 2)
Horace Walpole
R & J Dodsley, London, 1759
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Plays of Shakespeare

Ewing, Dublin, 1771. 11 volumes (of 12), from the text of Samuel Johnson
William Shakespeare, from the text of Dr Samuel Johnson
Thomas Ewing, Dublin, 1771
Drama | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Memoria Technica

Richard Grey's Method of Artificial Memory
Richard Grey
W Lowndes, London, 1799
Philosophy | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Life of John Buncle

1770, volume 4 only...
Thomas Amory
T Becket et al, London, 1770
Fiction | Hard Cover

Tatler, The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff

1752, complete in four volumes containing all issues of Tatler 1709–1711
Richard Steele
H Lintot et al, London, 1752
Essays | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Le Naturisme

Planchon's 1778 first edition, and the first use of the Naturism. From the library of Arpad Plesch
Jean Baptiste Luc Planchon
Chez R Varle, Tournay, 1778
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Knowledge of Medals

A rare 1697 first edition of Louis Jobert's classic numismatic treatise.
Louis Jobert, translated by Roger Gale
William Rogers, London, 1697
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Contemplations Moral and Divine

An early edition of Matthew Hale's religious essays and poems
Matthew Hale
William Shrowsbury, London, 1679
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

A Select Collection of Modern Poems (1759)

Includes a very early printing of Thomas Gray's Elegy in a Country Church Yard
Thomas Gray, as well as Mark Akenside, John Armstrong et al
A Donaldson, Edinburgh, 1759
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Fables de M. De Florian

First edition in full leather with six fine engravings
Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian
P Didot L'Aine, Paris, 1792
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Considerations sur les Corps Organisés

Charles Bonnet's evolutionary theory of Preformationalism and the Primordial Germ...
Charles Bonnet
Marc Michel Rey, Amsterdam, 1768
Natural History | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

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