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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Illuminated Manuscript

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Description
Approximately 13 and ½ inches by 10 inches, one inch thick. From our notes: Armorial marks indicate this illuminated manuscript once belonged to the Knolles family. The manuscript was written at Winchester in 1425. Gift of Joseph Clark Graves.
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no

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0000-00-00

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2004-12-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

20 Audubon sketches

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Description
From Sotheby's appraisal description: 20 pencil drawings after John James Audubon, apparently for the 1856-57 octavo edition of Birds of America {Philadelphia and New York ca. 1855 (Ca. 266 x 173 mm). Some marginal losses and tears. Plates 73, 202, 159, 215, 213, 216, 217, 11, 70, 189, 208, 115, 117, 116, 195 (Morton's Finch Male), 211, 81, 194 and 2. From the Clara Peck Collection.
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no

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0000-00-00

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2004-12-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
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Hortus Sanitatis

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Description
From Sotheby's appraisal description: Ortus Sanitatis translate de latin en francois. Paris: pour Anthoine Verard, [c. 1500]. 2 volumes, folio. 4 full-page woodcuts and approximately 450 woodcut illustrations in text. Goff H-490. It is bound in pale, off-white vellum. From the Clara Peck Collection.
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no

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0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-12-27

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Darwin, On the Origin of Species by means of natural selection

Authors

Darwin, Charles

Description
1st ed. 20 cm. Bound in brown leather with gold embossed lettering. Top edge gilt. Part of Joseph Thomas Philosophy Collection.
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Publisher

J. Murray

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First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-12-27

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Letters from the ship, Alice Thorndike.

Authors

THORNDIKE, William H.

Description
Sixty-four pages of pressed manuscript letters and bills of lading from this ship, based in Newcastle. Mention is made of the American Civil War, Monterey, New Zealand, and Valparaiso (some transcriptions included). There are four large tintypes of Captain Thorndike and his family bound in at the rear.
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no

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Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-12-18

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Autograph manuscript signed

Authors

Walter Crane to William Morris

Description
Autograph manuscript signed of William Morris, Crane's sonnet on the death of Morris, (London), 4 October 1896. one page, 12mo, written in calligraphic hand in dark brown ink on Crane's beige stationery, the verso of an integral blank leaf printed with his Crane symbol and address, signed and dated one day after Morris' death
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no

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0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-12-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Artis Magnse Artilleriae pars prima

Authors

Siemienowicz, Casimir

Description
Grand Art d'Artillerie. Mise en Francois par Piere Noizet. S130.2. laonnem lanssonius: Amsterdam, 1651. Eng TP, vi, 41O, 22Pls. NS 0537509 BL. French edition. Approx. 13" tall. 410 pp. Engraved title page plus 22 full page engraved illustrations.
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no

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Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-11-29

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Walden

Authors

Thoreau, Henry David

Description
First edition.
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no

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0000-00-00

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2004-11-29

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Invisible City

Authors

Schles, ken

Description
First edition limited to 2000 copies. These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Twelvetrees Press

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Disfarmer: The Heber Springs Portraits 1939-1946

Authors

Scully, Julia

Description
Signed by Scully to Dr. Brill. These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Addison house

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

American Paradise: The World of the Hudson River School

Authors

Howat, John K.

Description
These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Lady Susan

Authors

Austen, Jane

Description
One of 250 on handmade paper. Sticker residue on front cover. Unopened. These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Clarendon Press

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Shaker Chair

Authors

Muller, Charles and Timothy Reiman

Description
These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

The Canal Press

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Rice Paper Painting/Peinture sur papier de riz

Authors

Walesse, Ting

Description
signed to Dr. Brill. These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

France

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Harlem Renaissance

Authors

Bontemps, Arna

Description
These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Dodd and Mead

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First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Un Paese

Authors

Strand, Paul

Description
Inscribed to Charles Ascher in 1967 on front free endpaper. These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Giulio Einaudi

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Indian Circus

Authors

Mark, Mary Ellen

Description
These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Chronicle Books

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Jolies Dames

Authors

Walesse, Ting

Description
These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Yves Riviere

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sandition: Fragment of a Novel

Authors

Austen, Jane

Description
One of 250 on handmade paper. Sticker residue on front cover. Unopened. These books were stolen from Housing Works Used Book Cafe. This is not the full list. You can reach us at Cooper@housingworks.org or 212 334-3324, ask for Jason Shure or Nancy Cooper. Thanks for your attention.
Publication place:

Publisher

Clarendon Press

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-10-22

Date of theft report:

2004-10-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Chamber Music

Authors

Joyce, James

Description
First edition, later issue of Joyce's first book. Measures 16.2 by 11 cm. A bright copy in green gilt stamped cloth, showing just a touch of light wear to spine ends and tips. Bookplate. Was removed from our premises on the afternoon of 8/10/04
Publication place:

Publisher

Elkin Matthews

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-08-10

Date of theft report:

2004-08-12

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Chamber Music

Authors

Joyce, James

Description
First American edition of Joyce's first book. The bibliographers estimate that about 1000 copies of this edition were printed. Though the first to appear in the United States, the authorized edition of Chamber Music did not appear until 1923. Extremely fine in green gilt stamped cloth, and with original glassine wrapper. (Slocum & Cahoon A5). (18186)
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Publisher

Cornhill

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no

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Date of theft:

2004-08-10

Date of theft report:

2004-08-12

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Anna Livia Plurabelle

Authors

Joyce, James

Description
First edition. One of 800 copies signed by the author. First book appearance of this episode of Joyce's "Work in Progress" that would eventually become Finnegan's Wake. Originally published in Le Navaire d'Argent, in 1925, and a revised version appeared in the November 1927 issue of transition magazine. Typography by Frederic Warde. Very fine and bright in gilt and blind-stamped brown cloth. T.e.g. (Slocum & Cahoon 3 2). (17283)
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Publisher

Crosbie Gaige

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First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2004-08-10

Date of theft report:

2004-08-12

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Anna Livia Plurabelle

Authors

Joyce, James

Description
First edition. One of 800 copies signed by the author. First book appearance of this episode of Joyce's "Work in Progress" that would eventually become Finnegan's Wake. Originally published in Le Navaire d'Argent, in 1925, and a revised version appeared in the November 1927 issue of transition magazine. Typography by Frederic Warde. Extremely fine and bright in gilt and blind-stamped brown cloth. T.e.g. (Slocum & Caho on 32). (16409)
Publication place:

Publisher

Crosbie Gaige

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no

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Date of theft:

2004-08-10

Date of theft report:

2004-08-12

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

de subjecto juris naturalis dissertatio

Authors

Joh. Friderici Horni

Description
226 S. Call number: 8 J NAT 52 All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
Publication place:

Publisher

Clerk

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-06-16

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Relation du Voyage à la recherche de la Pérouse, ... Pendant les

Authors

Labillardière

Description
ATLAS. [1] Bl., [44] Taf. ; gr-2º + 1 Kt. Call number: gr 2 H NAT II, 1085:Atlas Plate 1 is missing. All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2004-06-16

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Theatrum fati, sive notitia scriptorum de providentia, fortuna et fato

Authors

Petr. Frid. Arpe

Description
VIII, 101 S. Contains (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition it might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
Publication place:

Publisher

Fritsch & Böhm

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-06-16

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Is. F. De Quatuor Linguis Commentationis, Pars

Authors

Merici Casauboni

Description
[4] Bl., 418, 72 S., [6] Bl. ; 8º Fingerprint: n-im utus reu- Argr 3 1650 A Call number: 8 LING I, 27 (1) parts 1 and 2 bound together All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
Publication place:

Publisher

Mynne

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A voyage round the world, in His Britannic Majesty's Sloop, Karte: A chart of the Southern Hemisphere, according to the latest Discoveries : with the Tracks of the Resolution, Cap.n Cook ; and the Adventure, Cap.n Furneaux ; from 1772, to 1775

Authors

George Forster

Description
gr-2º + 1 Kt. Call number: gr 2 H NAT II, 995:Karte gr-2º + 1 Kt. Call number: gr 2 H NAT II, 995:Karte All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
Publication place:

Publisher

White

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

De Indiæ utriusque re naturali et medica libri XIV

Authors

Gulielmi Pisonis

Description
[XXIV], 327 S. : Ill. Call number: 2 H NAT II, 2390 All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
Publication place:

Publisher

Elzevir

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-06-16

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Viridaria varia regia & academica publica in usum magnatum ac philobotan¯on / collecta ac recognita, opera & studio Simonis Paulli Hafniae ... Literis Georgii Lamprechtii. Prostant apud Joachinum Moltkenium, Bibliopol. ibid., 1653

Authors

Description
[6] Bl., 799, [1] Bl. Call number: 8 BOT III, 4610 bound with: M. Guilielmi Laurembergi Botanotheca Hoc est: Modus conficiendi Herbarium vivum : in gratiam & usum studiosorum Medicinæ, conscripta Ed. secunda., 1653 All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

historia naturae, maxime peregrinae, libris 16 distincta. - Accedunt de miris et miraculosis naturis in Europa libri 2: item de iisdem in terra Hebraeis promissa liber 1

Authors

Ioannis Evsebii

Description
502 S. Call number: 2 H NAT I, 7055 (1) bound with: Obeliscvs Constantinopolitanvs : Oder kurtze Erklärung des zu Constantinopel ... aufgerichteten Obelisci zu einem Anhang der ... Hesperidvm / von J. C. V. s. l., [18.Jh.] 17 S. and: Nürnbergische Hesperides : Oder gründliche Beschreibung der Edlen Citronat, Citronen, und Pomeranzen-Früchte ... in Kupffer gestochen, in vier Theile eingetheilet ... beneben der Flora, oder curiose n Vorstellung verschiedener raren Blumen / hrsg. von J. C. V. Nürnberg : Endter, 1708 255 S. : Ill. All books contain (now partly removed) stamps of the Library, 2 cm x 1,5 cm: NIEDERS. / STAATS- U. UNIV.- / BIBLIOTHEK / GÖTTINGEN In addition some of them might (still) have another stamp on the title page: Ex Bibliotheca Acad. Georgiae Augustae.
Publication place:

Publisher

Moret

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-07-01

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Eimi

Authors

E.E. Cummings

Description
First edition, limited to 1381 numbered copies (this #1293) signed by Cummings.
Publication place:

Publisher

Covici, Friede, Publishers

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-06-06

Date of theft report:

2004-06-10

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Discorsi Accademici

Authors

Torre di Rezzonico

Description
8vo, contemporary boards
Publication place:

Publisher

Bodoni

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-05-14

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Gestorum ab Episcopis Salutiensibus...

Authors

Josephus Joachimus Lovera

Description
contemporary boards
Publication place:

Publisher

Bodoni

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-05-14

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Idylliums of Theocritus with Rapin's Discourse

Authors

Theocritus

Description
Pp. [iv], 60, 105, [3]. [4] (publ's adverts); engraved frontispiece; 12mo in 6's.
Publication place:

Publisher

E. Curll

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-02-05

Date of theft report:

2004-03-08

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Portrait Painting in Oil of William Makepeace Thackeray

Authors

Thackeray

Description
Oil painting, one of a number of smaller versions of the famous head and shoulders portrait which is in the National Portrait Gallery.
Publication place:

Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-04

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

TURCICI IMPERII STATUS, seu Discursus varii de Rebus Turcarum. TURCICI IMPERII STATUS

Authors

Description
Publication place:

Publisher

Elzevier

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-04

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Works (30 volumes)

Authors

Charles Dickens

Description
Bookplate of John Ambler.
Publication place:

Publisher

The Illustrated library edition.

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Secret of the Coup d'Etat

Authors

Kerry, Earl of an unpublished correspondence of Prince Louis Napoleon...

Description
Publication place:

Publisher

Constable & Co Ltd

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Works

Authors

Victor Hugo

Description
30 volumes. The Holland Paper Edition, limited to 500 copies of which this one is no. 113.
Publication place:

Publisher

The Holland Paper Edition

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Second World War (6 volumes)

Authors

Winston Churchill

Description
Publication place:

Publisher

Cassell & Co

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Empress Eugene

Authors

Edward Legge

Description
Publication place:

Publisher

Harper & Brothers

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Napoleon Bonarparte (WE ARE ONLY MISSING SIX VOLUMES.)

Authors

William Hazlitt; Fauvelet de Bourienne & Duchess D'Abrantes

Description
Includes original documents from the Napoleonic period.
Publication place:

Publisher

The Grolier Society, London

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Secret memoirs of Napoleon

Authors

Charles Doris

Description
Publication place:

Publisher

James Gowans & Son

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Life of Napoleon Bonarparte

Authors

Sir Walter Scott

Description
Publication place:

Publisher

Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green,

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

0000-00-00

Date of theft report:

2004-03-03

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Street Markets of London.

Authors

BENEDETTA, Mary

Description
A fairly lighthearted look at markets in more than thirty locations. Sixty-four full-page photographs by L. Moholy-Nagy. Ownership signature of the writer Derek Hudson.Scarce, especially in such good condition.
Publication place:

Publisher

John Miles

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-02-12

Date of theft report:

2004-02-25

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Opera Nova... Arte dell'armi

Authors

Marozzo, Achille

Description
Third edition, 76 figures out of text.
Publication place:

Publisher

Antonio Pinargenti

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-01-28

Date of theft report:

2004-02-25

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

North against South

Authors

VERNE, JULES

Description
(1st. Engl. ed.).
Publication place:

Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-02-04

Date of theft report:

2004-02-25

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Hudibras (In three parts).

Authors

BUTLER, Samuel

Description
Written in the time of the late wars. Corrected and amended: with additions. To which is added, annotations, with an exact index to the whole. Adorn’d with a new set of cuts, design’d and engrav’d by Mr. Hogarth. Engraved front. portrait by Van der Gucht, 8 plates (some folding, one with corner margin torn just touching image) by Hogarth, 3pp of ads. at end. Contemporary gilt-ruled calf, corners repaired, excellently rebacked, endpapers preserved, red morocco label. Armorial bookplate of Handyside to front pastedown, inscription date 1844 from James R. Handyside to Robert Haviland on titlepage.
Publication place:

Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2004-02-20

Date of theft report:

2004-02-25

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

BIBLE IN ENGLISH THE HOLY BIBLE CONTAINING THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS NEWLY TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL TONGUES

Authors

Description
17th CENTURY MINIATURE BIBLE. Bound with Sternhold and Hopkins, Book of Psalms. Oxford at the Theatre and are to be sold by Thomas Guy, at the Oxford Arms in Lombard Street near Popes-Head-Alley, London. 1691. 24mo. Engraved title, + A-Z 12, Aa-Uu 12, end = 516 unnumbered leaves. Bound with Sternhold and Hopkins, Book of Psalms, dated 1694 A-D 12 End, 48 unnumbered leaves. Bound in 17th century black morocco, gilt with an attractive floral a nd acorn design in panels on the boards, skilfully rebacked preserving the original spine, all edges gilt. A more recent red leather label is lettered 'Martin Bible 1691' *see note below.A tiny typographical masterpiece, to set the 1032 pages of text of both the old and new testament on to each leaf only 5 x 2 inches without error is amazing. * Pinned to the front free endpaper is a note 'John Martin of Great Peckham (i.e. East Peckham Kent) was married to Sarah Burgess of Lamberhurst June 1698 see Lamberhurst Register book.' and signed F William Cock MD. F.S.A. 'This Bible was my Grandmothers Ann Cock's nee Hubble whose mother was Sarah Martin Great Granddaughter of the above.' On the verso of the endpaper facing the title page is a contemporary inscription 'William Martin Son of John and Sarah Martin was borne ye 29 day of March 1699.' and continues to list further descendants.
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2004-02-10

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2004-02-25

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Trattato di scienza d'arme.

Authors

Agrippa, Camillo

Description
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Antonio Pinargenti

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no

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Date of theft:

2004-01-28

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2004-02-25

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Geografia cioe descrittione universale della terra

Authors

Ptolemy [Ptolomaeus]

Description
11 3/4 x 8 inches. Two parts in one volume. Foliated; [16], 62, 21, [1], 212, [30]. Printed titles with engraved cartouches, 64 maps of the ancient and modern world (ONE HANDCOLORED).
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G. Battista & G. Galignani

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no

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0000-00-00

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2004-02-20

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica. Edition ultima auctior et emendatior.

Authors

NEWTON, Isaac

Description
» The greatest book in the history of science « First Amsterdam reprint and the first continental edition. Based on the second edition ?Cambridge 1713?. It includes a verse by Newton's friend, the astromer Edmond Halley, the preface by Roger Cotes, and all important corrections of the 2nd edition. This copy can be easily recognized being a beautiful contemporary ?deluxe? calf binding, in-4to, with GILT COAT OF ARMS ON BOTH BOOK COVERS of a religious member of the ?Bragelongne? family, with mitred and cross and devise ?Pro Patria?.
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sumptibus Societatis,

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no

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0000-00-00

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2004-02-06

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

THE STORY OF MISS MOPPET

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Description
still in dust jackets though rather tattered Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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no

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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Duo Edicta Elizabethæ Angliae contra Sacerdotes Societatis Iesu.

Authors

William, Cardinal. ALLEN

Description
Bound with: Gibbons (John) & Fenn (John), eds, "Concertatio Ecclesiae Catholicae in Anglia". 8vo. Limp vellum. Augustae Trevirorum [Trier]: 1583. Bookplate of Baron Hardwicke. Lost en route to Ohio by DHL - the package was opened for "security clearance" and resealed and delivered without the contents, either at Heathrow or in the USA - each blames the other naturally.
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no

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2003-11-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Opus Sex Dicrum seu mundi opisicium

Authors

Georgious Pisidas

Description
Greek & Latin parallel texts; contemp. Vellum, very good. Second Edition.
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no

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2000-09-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Guns of Navarone

Authors

Alistair MacLean

Description
1st Edition. D.W.
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no

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2000-12-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

World, Africa, Europe, America, Maris Pacifici, Austria, Iceland, Japan, and SE Asia

Authors

Ortelius

Description
Antique Map/Atlas
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no

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2001-02-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Studio di Pittura

Authors

Filippo Tit

Description
Lost at Olympia
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no

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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A general history of birds

Authors

John Latham

Description
6 vols. 192 col plates. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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no

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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Resolutionum moralium pars duodecima

Authors

Antoninus Diana

Description
Lyon. Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Visitation of Berkshire

Authors

Description
1532, 1566, 1623, 1625-6, 2 vols. One of many Harleian Society Publications missing from Birmingham and Midland Instituute Library. Some have library stamps "The Birmingham", "The Birmingham and Midland Institute" or "The Priestley" libraries.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Comus

Authors

Comus

Description
Comus. Very nice copy in vinyl wrapped dust jacket.
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no

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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Le Maitre d'Anglais

Authors

William COBBETT

Description
2 folding tables of verbs, attractively bound in contemporary tree sheepskin, spine ornately gilt, red morocco label; very slight wear to joints, but generally a fine copy. 8vo, pp. 480
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2001-10-10

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sverige framstllt i taflor

Authors

BERG

Description
Stockholm, 1850-56. Oblong folio. 96 litho. plates. Cont. brown boards, gilt dec. on cover.
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no

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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Moderna luftfartyg

Authors

Gsta SUNESSON

Description
Stockholm,. Original green cloth. Third copy.
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no

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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Album Pascal

Authors

B DORIVAL

Description
Iconographie reunie et commentee par Bernard Dorival. Paris: Gallimard, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 12mo. 205 pp., 358 ills. Original binding, slipcase. A nice copy. 70. ROST-47 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Decorated Man. The Human Body as Art

Authors

Andre VIREL

Description
New York: Abrams, 1980 4to. 192 pp., illustrations in colour. Cloth, d.w. 28. ROST-295 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Faith, Fancies and Fetish, or Yoruba Paganism

Authors

Stephen S. FARROW

Description
With a foreword by Dr. R. R. Marett. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1926 8vo.ix-180 pages, 6 plates, 20 drawings in the text, index. Original cloth, spine sl. faded, otherwise a nice copy. Thesis in the University of Edinburgh, 1924. 6 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference RO ST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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no

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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Three Bears Witness

Authors

Patrick O?BRIAN

Description
U.K. First Edition published by Secker & Warburg dated 1952. VG/VG with some nicks to wrapper and browning on f.e.p. no inscriptions and not price cliped. Two books stolen by a man who made an appointment to visit stock, viewed 25 mins, then left to get cheque book and two books he had looked at were stolen. Never came back.
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-01-31

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Two highly decorative lithographs with later hand colour published in GOULD?S Birds of New Guinea, 1875-88.

Authors

GOULD

Description
The prints are framed in pear wood veneer frames with an inner gold edge and with antique gesso mounts with an inner gold edge. Both frames have our gallery labels on the back
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no

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Date of theft:

2002-01-16

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Animals Picnic

Authors

BINGHAM

Description
this book was waiting to be restored
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no

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Date of theft:

2002-08-20

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Woman in White.

Authors

COLLINS.

Description
3 Vols. V. 1-2nd ed. V. 2,3 1st ed.Half Morocco
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Publisher

Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2002-09-27

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Waiting for Godot.

Authors

Description
London, First ed. Very good to fine copy in a protected d/w. Date coded "G" Stolen 12th / 13th October 2002.
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no

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Date of theft:

2002-09-16

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Evergreen

Authors

Alan Ramsay

Description
Edinburgh 1724. 2 vols. sm 8vo, C19 blue morocco. Apparently lost in mail between Stamford and Malmesbury in May 2003:
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no

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Date of theft:

2003-06-09

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A General Treatise on the Dominion and Laws of the Sea.

Authors

Alexander JUSTICE

Description
Published by Sprint in London 1705. Lacks the National Flag plate. Has signature on eps Thos Fisher 1800. Original full calf showing usual rubbed and signs of ageing Reported lost in transit to USA. Despatched in Priority Air M Bag on 3 February 2003. Port of Entry Dulles. Royal Mail tracking indicates bag left UK but US Post do not track.
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2003-05-28

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Works

Authors

Walpole

Description
6 vols (inc portrait vol) 4 to 1798. Diced russia, Marcus Gage b/p
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

1999-11-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A number of Gould Birds

Authors

Description
A pair of Owls (brown and white striped), Brown Long Eared Owl, Barn Owl, Puffin, Cuckoo, Heron, Peregrine Falcoln, Osprey, Falcoln Astur, Golden Eagle, 2 Swans, Snipe. All mounted.
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no

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Date of theft:

2000-11-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Rhymed Ruminations

Authors

Siegfried Sassoon

Description
1st Trade Edition. D.W.
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no

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2000-12-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Antique Maps (see description)

Authors

Description
Middle East x 2, East Africa, Malacca x 2, America (presumably South America) These maps probably have the penny-size library stamp with "Koninklijke Bibliotheek"
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-02-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Cardanus Rider's Almanck

Authors

Rider

Description
4in x 3in contemp full red Morocco, gilt, all clasps complete and in working order. Some ms annotations. Stolen from Ludlow book fair
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no

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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

An account of the natives of Tonga

Authors

Martin

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-06-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sancta Domini nostri Iesu Christi Evangelia secundum evangelistas

Authors

Description
[Gospels, harmonies] Paris. Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
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Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-07-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Staffordshire Pedigrees

Authors

Description
Part of large quantity of Harleian Society Publications missing from Birmingham and Midland Instituute Library. Some have library stamps "The Birmingham", "The Birmingham and Midland Institute" or "The Priestley" libraries.
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Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-07-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Horse Under Water.

Authors

Description
VG / used copy in vinyl wrapped dust jacket.
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-09-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Institutiones linguae Turcicae

Authors

FRANCISCUS À MESGNIEN MENINSKI

Description
4to. pp. a fair copy in French 18th cent. marbled calf, spine gilt wth 5 raised bands, morocco label, a.e.r., head-cap and corners renewed?
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Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-10-10

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A oospronkelyk en vermaard konstryck tekenboek

Authors

BLOEMART

Description
Folio. 163 plates, many in chiaroscuro. Engravings by Picart. Recent bright ivory leather. Title written on spine. Fine copy.
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Publisher

Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-12

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Oculus artificialis

Authors

ZHAN

Description
3 parts (of 4). Plates. Original poor vellum. A poor and stained copy.
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-12

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Album Saint-Simon

Authors

G. POISSON

Description
Iconographie reunie et commentee par Georges Poisson. Paris: Gallimard, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 12mo. 337 pp., 457 ills. Original binding, slipcase. A nice copy. 100. ROST-50 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Marriage ceremonies in Morocco

Authors

Edward WESTERMARCK

Description
London: Macmillan and Co, 1914 8vo. xii + 424 pp. Cloth with signs of wear, spine faded and soiled. 70. ROST-306 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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Publisher

Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Iconographie reunie et commentee par Jean Bruneau et Jean A. Ducourneau

Authors

DUCOURNEAU J.A. Album Flaubert BRUNEAU

Description
Paris: Gallimard, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 1972 12mo. 221 pp., 360 ills. Original binding, slipcase. A nice copy. 85. ROST-555 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain

Authors

Thomas ALLEN

Description
A Series of Views, From Original Drawings With Historical, Topographical, Critical, and Biographical Notices. Kent. London: George Virtue. 1833 [F23319] 4to. (27 x 21 cm). pp.116. 5 engraved views on 53 plates. Binding worn, small tear to hinge on map, so Contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, raised bands, gilt lettered black label. Engraved titlepage, folding map, 105 engraved views on 53 plates. Binding worn, small tear to hinge on map, s ome foxing to plates
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Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2002-02-04

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The botanical Magazine or flower garden displayed

Authors

William CURTIS

Description
London Vols 13 & 14. 8vo 72 Hand coloured plates. bound in one. Half calf. Spine rubbed.
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Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2002-02-11

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Memoirs of Agriculture and other Economical Arts

Authors

Robert DOSSIE

Description
3 vols., 8vo, Bound either in plain brown cloth, or quarter black leather with marbled boards. Likely to have binders mark "Allerton 1981". Will carry M/16 impressed in gold at top of spine and possible 1768 impressed in gold on base of spine. This will be present which
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Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2002-08-02

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Description exacte des isles de l?Archipel, et des quelques autres adjacents; dont les principales sont Chypre, Rhodes, Candie, Samos, Chio, Negrepont, Lemnos, Paros, Delos, Patmos, avec un grand nombre d?autres

Authors

Olfert DAPPER.

Description
. Amsterdam, George Gallet, [13128], 1st Ed. Folio. Contemporary mottled calf neatly rebacked incorporating the original decorative gilt spine and red morocco lettering-piece, red edges, marbled endpapers, pp. [vi] + 556 + [iii]. Letterpress title printed red and black, engraved title, 7 maps, 11 plates, 16 full-page plates, and 43 engraved illustrations. Very attractive copy: clean, tall, and skillfully refurbished, complete with the half-title and the list of plates
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Publisher

Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2002-09-30

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Lord of the Flies

Authors

William Golding

Description
1st edition. Fine copy in original publisher's red cloth with clean dustwrapper in excellent condition with only very slight browning to spine. Pencil marking on first fly shows book code BKGOLD.002 We do not know exactly when the book was stolen as it was held in a solander box; it must have been sometime in the last 4 weeks. We do not know exactly when the book was stolen as it was held in a solander box and our shop manager only noticed it was gone when she was dusting and the box appeared to be too light. However, it must have been sometime in the last 4 weeks.
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Publisher

Date of publication:

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no

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Date of theft:

2003-01-28

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Jumpers

Authors

Tom Stoppard

Description
Roger Treglown has been offered books, one of which (Ripostes by Ezra Pound) was on the ABA stolen book database, stolen from Richard budd in July 2002. The following books have also been offered to Roger.
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2003-06-25

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Danse Macabre?

Authors

Stephen KING

Description
1st UK edition, Lost or stolen - possibly by credit card theft - on route to the USA
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2003-07-10

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Electioneering and Before and After

Authors

William Hogarth

Description
Set of 4 Prints of 'Electioneering', set of 2 of 'Before and After'. Both Cooke Editions
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2000-11-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Le vinti giorante

Authors

Gallo

Description
Venice, Borgomineri
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-01-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Bandit of Hell's Bend

Authors

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Description
Lightly foxed, else very goog in lightly chipped dust wrapper.
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2001-04-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Capital of the Tycoon

Authors

Rutherford Alcock

Description
London, Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2001-06-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

British game bords and wildfowl

Authors

B R Morrs

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2001-06-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Monotessaron evangelicum

Authors

Godefridus Kroll

Description
Augsburg. Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
Publication place:

Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

Format:

Date of theft:

2001-07-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Feverpitch

Authors

N HORNBY

Description
1st ed. Near fine in near fine d/w. Stolen from the Bookshop on 3/8/01.
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Biggles & the Plot that Failed

Authors

Johns

Description
first edition in dustwrapper, unique gold/patterned bookplate to flyleaf, was priced £275 in pencil.
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no

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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

THE ART JOURNAL

Authors

Description
Virtue and Cc. City Road, 1904. Signed ?L. Foster... William Morris? addition. Numerous colour plates depicting his designs.
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2001-10-10

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Deutsche Volkstrachten

Authors

CRIESCHMER

Description
Leipzig, 1870. Large 4:o. 83 chromo lithographic plates. Spine and boards loose.
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no

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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Britaine's Remembrancer

Authors

Description
No. 1 8pp small quarto Early Newspapers stolen on Saturday 10 November 2001:
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no

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2001-11-13

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Album Theatre classique

Authors

S CHEVALLEY

Description
La vie theatrale sous Louis XIII et Louis XIV. Iconographie reunie et commentee par Sylvie Chevalley. Paris: Gallimard, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 12mo. 341 pp., 525 ills. Original binding, slipcase. A nice copy. 100. ROST-53 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Londres. Paris: Librairie Plon

Authors

Paul MORAND

Description
1933 8vo. 334 pp. Half shagreen, raised bands, spine gilt, t.e.g.(Mossly), spine faded. First edition, one of the 253 copies on Lafuma (n° L 75) 60. ROST-332 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Cobwebs to catch flies

Authors

Joyce Irene WHALLEY

Description
1700 - 1900. London: Elek, 1974 8vo. 163 pages, 155 illustrations some in colour. Bibliography, index of publishers, general index. Hardcover, corners sl. bumped, d.w. sl. chipped, else a good copy. 30. ROST-567 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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no

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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Cretan Sketches

Authors

R.A.H BICKFORD-SMITH

Description
Illustrated By Melton Prior. London: Richard Bentley and Son. 1898 [F19866] Inscribed by author. 8vo. (23 x 15 cm). pp.[xiv]+270. Original black cloth, gilt flag decoration, gilt lettering and rules to spine. 11 plates. Very good copy
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no

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2002-02-04

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

MAP? SPEED WORLD

Authors

Description
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no

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2002-02-20

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Titus Groan

Authors

Mervyn PEAKE

Description
First edition, second issue. dustwrapper, very good copy.
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no

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2002-07-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Fairlight Glenn

Authors

FULLWOOD

Description
Signed ltd ed. Folio. Full Calf.
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no

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2002-09-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Minature Children's Books

Authors

Description
16-20 miniature (approx 31/4"x 21/2") unbound children's books, 1798, Boston, USA, perhaps 16pp each. Missing from bookroom within the last 7 days, they were in a box with other miniatures.
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Publisher

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no

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2002-12-02

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Lume Spento

Authors

Ezra Pound

Description
Roger Treglown has been offered books, one of which (Ripostes by Ezra Pound) was on the ABA stolen book database, stolen from Richard budd in July 2002. The following books have also been offered to Roger.
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2003-06-25

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Northanger Abbey

Authors

Austen

Description
three of four volumes missing); original boards Missing from a parcel sent from Valentine Rare Books, London to Peter Stern in Boston. The package appears tampered with at some point in transit, with three of the carefully wrapped volumes gone missing and one left in the retaped and resealed carton.
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no

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Date of theft:

2003-07-21

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Spirit of Rome: Leaves from a Diary

Authors

Vernon Lee

Description
First Edn. Orig green cloth
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

1999-11-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Male Nude

Authors

Diderot

Description
Print
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no

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2000-11-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Della origine

Authors

Sansovino

Description
Venice, Sessa
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no

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2001-01-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

America

Authors

Ortelius

Description
Map - Latin
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no

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2001-04-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sketches in Afghanistan

Authors

James Atkinson

Description
London, 25 plates, Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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no

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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Journal for the discovery of a north-west passage

Authors

W E Parry

Description
2 vols. London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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no

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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Genesis cum catholica expositione ecclesiastica

Authors

Augustin Marlorat

Description
Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Felix on the Bat

Authors

Nicholas WANOSTROCHT

Description
being a Scientific Enquiry into the use of the Cricket Bat; together with the History and Use of the Catapulta; Also the Laws of Cricket as revised by the Marylebone Club, First edition, 1845. Signed by Felix
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A General History of Stirling, 1794

Authors

ANON [CAPT. SUTHERLAND]

Description
1794. 12mo full period tan calf, blind rules. David Herd's copy with signature on prelim blanc. £150
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

NEWNES PICTORIAL KNOWLEDGE

Authors

Description
Volumes 4 & 5
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no

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2001-10-10

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

De simmetria partium in rectis formis humanorum corporum

Authors

Albrecht DRER

Description
Norimberg, in aedibus viduae Dureriane, 1532. Folio. Ill. with woodcuts. 19th century boards with decorated paper. One leaf replaced later. Some repairs on the fold of some plates. 2nd edition.
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Perfect Occurrence of Every Daie Journall in Parliament

Authors

Description
No 29 8pp small quarto Early Newspapers stolen on Saturday 10 November 2001:
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Publisher

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no

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2001-11-13

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Congo - Nil. Ouvrage de documentation edite par la Societe des Chemins de Fer Vicinaux du Congo

Authors

Anon

Description
(Vicicongo) 2e edition. Edition 1936. Bruxelles: Editions van Asshe, 12mo. 546 pp., ills., folding map. Cloth., illustrated wrappers by James Thiriar preserved. Some annotations. 35. ROST-94 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Potomo waka

Authors

J.-P. & SCANZI F. DELCOURT

Description
Bergamo: Milanos, 1987 4to. 135 pp., 116 col. ills. Cloth, d.w. One of the 100 copies for the Author. A fine copy. Note: A collection of catapults from West Africa. 50. ROST-390 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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no

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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Les grands dossiers de l'Illustration

Authors

Irene (Preface). FRAIN

Description
La Grande-Bretagne. Histoire d'un siecle 1843-1944. Preface d'Irene Frain. Paris: Le Livre de Paris, 1987 large 4to. 192 pages, profusely illustrated. Picturial hardcovers. 25. ROST-582 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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no

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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Letter from agatha Christie

Authors

Agatha Christie

Description
handwritten dated October 5 1964, on letterhead "Greenway House, Churston Ferrers, South Devon, Churston 81347". "Dear Mrs Reif, Thank you for your very kind letter - I am proud to know that my books have given ... enjoyment and alleviation in a lonely ti
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no

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2001-12-21

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Le chef-d?oeuvre inconnu

Authors

VOLLARD

Description
Paris. 13 original etchings by Picasso Edition de tete of 65 copies on Japon imperial with an extra suite of the etchings, and signed by Picasso. The total edition was 340 copies. Loose as issued in wrappers.
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no

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2002-02-21

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The abridgment of Camden's Britania. With the maps of the seuvrall shires of England and Wales. Dedicated by John Brill to King Charles I. Printed by John Bill Printer to the King's most excellent Maiestie,

Authors

William CAMDEN

Description
approx size 18 x 14.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches The acquisition stamp was a red oval British Museum one, dated 1890). The binding is mid twentieth-century maroon half morocco on maroon cloth covers; rebound in 1951.
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no

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2002-07-22

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Shilling Book of Nonsense.

Authors

LEAR

Description
Pt 2.
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no

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Date of theft:

2002-09-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

[illus] WINNIE THE POOH

Authors

E H Shepard

Description
Early Print [hand coloured) ?I've had a number of prints stolen in the past two weeks. They are hand coloured illustrations from Winnie the Pooh and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland- each bears a distinctive computer label listing title, date etc.
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no

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Date of theft:

2003-02-25

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Quest for Corvo

Authors

Symons

Description
Roger Treglown has been offered books, one of which (Ripostes by Ezra Pound) was on the ABA stolen book database, stolen from Richard budd in July 2002. The following books have also been offered to Roger.
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Publisher

Date of publication:

First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2003-06-25

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Treatise on Ship-building and Navigation

Authors

Mungo Murray

Description
just gone missing from my office in Greater London
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Publisher

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First edition:

no

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Date of theft:

2003-07-21

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Guide to Paris

Authors

Description
20 Vignette views, Black blind stamped cloth. Approx 4" x 2.5"
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no

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Date of theft:

2000-08-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Grand Inquisitor

Authors

F. M. Dostoevsky

Description
Limited Edition, this being No. 90 of 300 copies. 8vo., original vellum with geometric coloured onlays, slipcase.
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2000-11-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Theater der Teutschen

Authors

Krieg's

Description
Linen backed folding maps, slipcase
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no

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2001-01-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

World (H.Hondius), Europe (M), Europe (H.H), Africa, Asia, America, Brit Isles, Ireland, Scandinavia

Authors

Mercator

Description
Map - French (Mercator Plates)
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no

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2001-04-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Baedeker Rheinlande

Authors

Baedeker

Description
Coblenz, Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Picturesque representation of the dress and manners of the Russians

Authors

Description
64 col plates. London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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no

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2001-06-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Chronographia Ecclesiae Christi

Authors

Heinrich Pantaleon

Description
Basle. Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
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no

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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Catalogue of a Choice Collection of Books and Engravings on Cricket Including Many Rare Items

Authors

Alfred J Gaston

Description
No date. Full morocco, original covers retained
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-09-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

An album of 17 pen and wash drawings

Authors

after Cordiner

Description
Oblong 8vo, bound in vellum, with title in ink Scotch Views on the upper cover. Inscribed on front free endpaper 'Views of the north east of Scotland' and in another hand 'after Cordiner'. Oblong. 17pen and wash drawings, 18th century. £400
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no

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2001-09-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

SILAS MARNER

Authors

George ELIOT

Description
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-10-10

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Tacquinus sanitatis

Authors

ELIMITAR

Description
Frankfurt,. 4:to. Woodcut ill. 19th century half vellum. Lacking 6 leaves. 2nd edition, german text.
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-12

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The London Gazette

Authors

Description
27 issues Early Newspapers stolen on Saturday 10 November 2001:
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-13

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Coll. Ferne Volker, fruhe Zeiten. Kunstwerke aus dem Linden-Museum Stuutgart

Authors

Description
staatlisches Museum fur Volkerkunde. Band 2 Orient, Sudasien, Ostasien. Recklinghausen: Verlag Aurel Bongers, 8vo. 272 pp., 232 ills.Illustrated boards. Volume 2 only concerning Asia. 15. ROST-138 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Londres et ses environs

Authors

K BAEDEKER

Description
Manuel du voyageur. Avec 4 cartes et 38 plans. Onzieme edition refondue et mise a jour. "Leipzig: Karl Baedeker; Paris: Paul Ollendorf, 1907" "12mo. xxx-322 pp., 27 maps+ 44 pp. & 5 maps (""Indicateur et plans de Londres""). Original red cloth. Fine condi 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2001-11-15

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Pair of book-ends

Authors

Description
sculpted in relief with heads in profile of African man and woman. Signed MASSENGO. 27,5 cm high. Gregoire Massengo was a sculptor from Brazzaville (People's Republic of Congo) 400. ROST-383 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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no

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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Martin Chuzzlewit

Authors

Charles DICKENS

Description
illustrations by Phiz. First edition, in the original monthly parts, twenty numbers bound in nineteen London, Chapman & Hall, [January 1843-July 1844] 40 engraved plates by Phiz (including frontis. & title-page),Varying degrees of foxing; 8vo, original blue printed wrappers. A little edge-browning to wrappers, Part I showing a little soiling and wear. Part II with lower corner expertly replaced. Else a very good clean set, entirely free f rom repair or restoration
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-12-21

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Manuscript pocket account book listing all his daily expenses for 1633/34 on clothes, food, books, etc.

Authors

Lord, of Hatchlands, East Clandon, Surrye.. Gerald AUNGIER

Description
12mo. Then in a cloth together with various prints, notes, etc. relating to Hatchlands, Clandon and the Aungier family. Later drab wrappers
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2002-05-07

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

English Fairy Tales. Irish Fairy Tales

Authors

Arthur RACKHAM (illustrated by)

Description
Both 1st editions. Recently bound in dark-red , half morocco with marble boards. Spines each have two raised bands, green calf label and elaborate gold tooling in a foliate pattern with stars. These two books are very distinctive and striking.
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no

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2002-07-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Animal Farm

Authors

George ORWELL

Description
Secker and Warburg, London. 1st Ed. Ownership initials to front free endpaper else a very good copy in slightly rubbed and nicked dustwrapper. The ownership initials are J A [probably] B
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Publisher

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no

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Date of theft:

2002-09-05

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Morte d?Arthur

Authors

Malory

Description
Second edition with Beardsley illustrations Almost certainly contains the bookplate of Roderick Gradidge
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no

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2003-02-28

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

FLOWER FAIRIES of the Trees

Authors

Description
written and illustrated by Cecily Mary Barker. published late 1930s by F. Warne and Co Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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no

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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

'LITTLE BLACK SAMBO

Authors

Helen Bannerman

Description
small format to match Beatrix Potter. size published F.Warne and Co Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
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Giovanni Battista Piranesi, The Arch of Septimius Severus, with the Church of S.Martina on the R., H54/(PRINT)

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Description
Arco di Settimio Severo. An original etching for 'Le Vedute di Roma', Rome 1761; I/VI (Stock no. 41126) Each print is mounted and bears the stock number and price in pencil on the reverse of the mount. We have reason to suspect that these 3 prints have been lost in transit, probably in the United States.
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2003-08-08

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Edward VIII

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1894-1972, King of Great Britian, Later the Duke of windsor. Exceptional photo signed 'David'.
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2000-08-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

This Quarter, Volume 5, No.1

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Description
Surrealist publication edited by Andre Breton. Fine in original printed wrappers, with its original glassine slip-in wrapper.
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2000-11-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Novi Tractatus De Potu Caphe; De Chinensium; Et De Chocolata

Authors

Philippe Syvestre Dufour

Description
Missing from private house in Brighton
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2001-01-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Istoria Dimostrazioni Intorno alle Macchie Solari e Loro Accidenti comprese in tre lettre scritte

Authors

Galileo Galilei

Description
First Edition, First Issue. Woodcut printers device on title, full-page engraved portrait of Galileo, 43 full-page illustrations. Title-leaf neatly reinforced at head on blank verso, portrait slightly trimmed. A goood copy.
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2001-04-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Mission from Cape Coast Castle to Ashantee

Authors

T E Bowdich

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

History of the original and present state of theTurkish Empire

Authors

G Sandy

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Decreta ... Concilii Tridentini

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Trent, Council of

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Bologna, 1548. Bound with: Translatio sacri concilii. Bologna, 1548. See 1343.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Cricket. Reminiscences of the Old Players and Observations on the Young Ones

Authors

A Gentleman. Pseud

Description
THE REV. JAMES PYECROFT.. No date, probably 1868. Card covers
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Edinburgh Review

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Description
2 vols of Edinburgh Review, red leather, gold lettering to spine.
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Mein Kampf

Authors

ADOLF HILTER

Description
Presentation copy to H. Wimmelmann. Mottled cream cloth with gilt lion rampant shield of Dusseldorf, blue buckram backstrip, author and titles gilt in separate panels with gilt acorn/oakleaf design. Without the slip-case (left in shop).
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2001-10-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sertum botanicum

Authors

P. C. GEEL

Description
Brussels. 4 vols. 600 plates coloured by hand. 4 cont. light pink leather bindings
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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The London Gazette

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Description
3 issues(flight of James II) Early Newspapers stolen on Saturday 10 November 2001:
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no

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2001-11-13

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Album Oscar Wilde

Authors

Jean & HOLLAND Merlin GATTEGNO

Description
Iconographie choisie et commentee par Jean Gattegno et Merlin Holland. Paris: NRF, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 1996 8vo. 267 pp., 249 b/w ills., 18 colour ills. Original leather binding, pictorial slipcase. 60. ROST-154 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are pri ced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Specimens of printing types from Stephenson Blake

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BLAKE & Co. STEPHENSON

Description
The Caslon Letter Foundry, Sheffield. Sheffield: The Caslon Letter Foundry, 1959 8vo. 218+16+(2) pp. Spiral binding. 18. ROST-419 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A History of the Revolt of Ali Bey, Against the Ottoman Porte?

Authors

Sauveur LUSIGNAN

Description
For the Author, London, 1783. First edition. 8vo, some very slight spotting and browning, contemporary speckled calf, joints cracked and rubbed but sound, a very nice copy. gone missing from the shop in the last few months
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2001-11-26

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Journey into Greece in Company of Dr. Spon of Lyons. In six books.

Authors

George WHELER

Description
London: for William Cademan, Robert Kettlewell and Awnsham Churchill. FIRST EDITION. 4to. Title + pp.[xii]+483 (jump in pagination from 80 to 177 as usual). Contemporary mottled calf. Armorial bookplate of Sr. Edward Winnington, old ownership inscription "Hen: Jeffreyes" on title. Large folding map, 4 pp. of coins, three small tipped in plates and c.70 engraved illustrations in the text. Binding expertly repa 2
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2002-02-04

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

Authors

Charlotte BRONTE

Description
A New Edition. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 8vo, pp, vvi + [I] + 467. Contemporary green half morocco, with gilt title, gilt decorations and raised bands on spine, marbled paper boards. Edges and boards rubbed and worn, owner?s name in ink to title page.
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2002-04-26

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
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Gramia Pascua or, a collection of specimens of the common pasture grasses, arranged in the order of their flowering, and accompanied with their Linnaean and English names, as likewise with familiar descriptions and remarks.

Authors

George SWAYNE

Description
Printed for the author by S. Bonner, and sold by W. Richardson,. FIRST EDITION, with 6 plates containing neatly mounted and titled actual specimens of grasses, (22)-pages, folio, original boards, uncut: the boards very lightly marked and the spine worn but the binding strong and otherwise a nice, fresh copy in original state with some additional unidentified grass specimens loosely tipped in.
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2002-08-19

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
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Days and Nights of Salmon Fising iin the Tweed.

Authors

William SCROPE

Description
1st Ed. Signed on title page by William Jardine. Pencilled stock number 14502 on endpaper. Original green cloth, inner hinges a little weak. Missing some time since beginning of July 2002, maybe recently.
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2002-10-04

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Voyage towards the South Pole in 1822-24.

Authors

James WEDDELL

Description
1st ed. London Longman,Rees...8vo. pp iv, 276 complete with all plates and maps. Contemporary half leather. One plate has been washed and is considerably lighter than the others. Title page sl finger-marked. Price in pencil on f.e.p Stolen from the PBFA "Travel & Exploration" Bookfair at the RGS yesterday
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2003-03-30

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

PETER RABBIT

Authors

Beatrix Potter

Description
Either 1920s or early 1930s editions Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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no

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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Poems

Authors

KEATS, John.

Description
London: C. & J. Ollier, 1817. 8vo (163 × 95 mm), pp. [vi], 121, [1] (without initial blank A1). Wood engraved portrait of Spenser on title, watermark of John Dickinson 1813. Blue crushed morocco gilt by Rivière & Son with spine elaborately gilt, inner gilt dentelles, gilt edges and maroon endpapers. Hinges expertly repaired. Coloured armorial book-plate of Christine Alexander Graham. A very good crisp, clean copy. A £1000 cash reward has been offered by Finch for the return of this book.
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2003-08-08

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Philip II

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Description
Letter signed 'El Rey' in Spanish with translation, 1 side folio, address on verso, Hampton Court, 1555.
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2000-08-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Oho!

Authors

Laurence Whistler

Description
Illustrated by Rex Whistler.small 4to., original boards, dust wrapper.
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2000-11-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Three Bear Witness

Authors

Patrick O'Brian

Description
First Edition published by Secker & Warburg. VG/VG with some nicks to wrapper and browning on f.e.p no inscriptions and not price clipped.
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2001-01-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Christmas Carol

Authors

Charles Dickens

Description
First Edition, first issue title in red and blue, "Stave 1" original brown cloth, gilt. Presented by Lord Traynor in 1925
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2001-04-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Travels in South America

Authors

Aley Caldcleugh

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Tibetan painted scrolls

Authors

G Tucci

Description
3 vols. Rome. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Visitation of London

Authors

R Cooke

Description
Part of large quantity of Harleian Society Publications missing from Birmingham and Midland Instituute Library. Some have library stamps "The Birmingham", "The Birmingham and Midland Institute" or "The Priestley" libraries.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Hawk?s English Cricketers at Barbados.

Authors

A B Price

Description
January, February and March 1897. Account of the Matches Played by Mr. Arthur Priestley and Lord Hawk?s English Cricket Teams in the Winter of 1896- 97. Paper boards
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sketches in Bedlam,

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by a Constant Observer

Description
1823.
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Mystery of ?

Authors

Sax Rohmer

Description
d.j. The following books were stolen from exhibiting dealers at the Buxton Book Fair on 28th October
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2001-10-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Verona illustrata. Milano

Authors

MAFFEI

Description
8:vo. Vols. I-III. (of 4). Cont. bright calf, gilt spine and covers, green lables on spine. Roman number on spine.
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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Observator

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Description
53 issues Early Newspapers stolen on Saturday 10 November 2001:
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2001-11-13

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Some string figures from North East Angola

Authors

M.D. & L.S.B. LEAKEY

Description
Lisbonne: Compahia de Diamantes de Angola, 4to. 24 pp., ills. Wpps. (Museo do Dundo. Subsidios para a historia, arqueolologia e etnografia dos povos da Lunda. Publicacoes culturais separata). 15. ROST-196 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterl ing).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

An Australian Colony

Authors

J. W. (Preface by). TAVERNER

Description
The Government Handbook of Victoria. Melbourne: Robert S. Brain, Government Printer, [1898] 8vo. 202 pp., 88 plates, 2 folding map (1 coloured). Index. Half red morocco, spine gilt. A very fine copy in a decorative binding. 160. ROST-440 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a n umber, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Le vinti giorante

Authors

GALLO

Description
Venice, Borgomineri RE: LIBRARIE ALIX, "Le Milleron", 86420 Verrue, FRANCE We have obtained judgement against Librairie Alix in the sum of approximately £6000. The books which remain our property are:
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2000-12-18

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Book on Angling London

Authors

Francis FRANCIS

Description
Longmans, Green and Co., 1867. [3312] Second edition (same year as first), revised and enlarged. 8vo. pp. xv, 472 + [2]. Half leather binding, cloth boards, raised bands and gilt-lettered label on spine. Frontispiece + 14 plates (4 hand-coloured). VG
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2001-12-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Iaponiae Nova Descriptio

Authors

H HONDIUS

Description
Amsterdam. Framed antique map of Japan. Folio size map in later hand colour. stolen from a West End hotel, probably on the night of 4th April
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2002-04-04

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

'Ripostes'

Authors

Ezra POUND

Description
Published by Elkin Mathews, First Edition, fourth issue with title-page a cancel and wrapper design by Dorothy Shakespear Pound. An unopened copy.Recently rebound in black cloth with paper label on spine and the original upper wrapper preserved.
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2002-07-06

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Views in Italy

Authors

SMITH

Description
36 plates and map. Calf
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2002-09-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Notes and reminiscences of my life as an Angler

Authors

William HENDERSON

Description
printed for private circulation only and bought by me as part of an auction consignment from Staindrop Hall, ownership details, if present, would most likely be either a member of the Wilson or Luxmoore families. The binding is original orange/brown cloth, a little dull but tight. (Missing, probably stolen from PBFA Natural History Book Fair - 26/4/2003
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2003-04-30

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

TOM KITTEN

Authors

Beatrix Potter

Description
Either 1920s or early 1930s editions Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The History and Antiquities of Gloucester including the Civil and Military Affairs of That Antient City. Cirencester

Authors

Rudder, S

Description
Gloucestershire: S. Rudder 1781. xvi + 525pp. + cxi. 137mm. x 210mm. Lacks frontis of Gloucester Infirmary. Pages iii to ix of Preface affected by tape repairs, page xxix of Appendix torn without loss, small amount of loss title page, later half leather without spine label, newer endpapers with bookplate front pastedown. Stolen on Monday 18th August
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2003-08-18

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

MAP: Messico ovvero Nuova Spagna che contiene Il nuova Spagna? MAP

Authors

A Zatta

Description
[F15096] 30.8 x 40.3 cm. Original outline colour. Original colour cartouche. Very light browning to centre fold.
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2000-08-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The History of the Colleges of Winchester, Eton and Westminister

Authors

R. Ackermann

Description
Also Chaterhouse, St. Pauls, Merchant Taylors, Harrow and Rugby and the Free school of Christs' Hospital. Fine untrimmed copy with 48 superb engravings by Westall, Pugin and others. Large 4to, splendidly bound in half red morocco, cloth sides to match.
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2000-11-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Six Lithograph Prints (see description)

Authors

Sir David Roberts

Description
1) Slave Boat on the Nile 2) Grand Entrance to the Temple of Luxor from the Nile 3) General view of the ruins from the Nile 4) Portico of the Temple of Kalabshi 5) The Acropolis, Lower End of the Valley 6) Grand Approach to the Temple of Philai, Nubia
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2001-02-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Nuremberg Chronicle

Authors

Hartmann Schedel

Description
First edition, preceding the German language edition by just over five months. Price: $95,000 Illustrated, woodcuts, gothic type
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2001-05-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Travels and discoveries in Northern and Central Africa

Authors

Denham and Clapperton

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Travels to the states of North America

Authors

Isaac Weld

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Visitation of Cumberland

Authors

Description
Part of large quantity of Harleian Society Publications missing from Birmingham and Midland Instituute Library. Some have library stamps "The Birmingham", "The Birmingham and Midland Institute" or "The Priestley" libraries.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

John Lawrence?s Handbook on Cricket in Ireland. First number 1865-66. Original paper boards

Authors

John Lawrence

Description
John Lawrence?s Handbook on Cricket in Ireland. First number 1865-66. Original paper boards. First number 1865-66. Original paper boards
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

History Of British Birds

Authors

REV F.O. MORRIS

Description
Volume IV of the '. 4th Edition revised. In original khaki brown cloth with dec gilt cover. TEG. Uncut.
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-09-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Luck of the Bodkins

Authors

PG Wodehouse

Description
reprint in d.j The following books were stolen from exhibiting dealers at the Buxton Book Fair on 28th October
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2001-10-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Svensk botanik

Authors

PALMSTRUCH

Description
10 vols. in 4. Ex libris Cronhielm. Plates bound in systematic order, instead of the usual following the date of publication.
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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Splendor of African Sculpture

Authors

William & LIST H. FAGG

Description
(photog.).. Nigerian images New York: Praeger, 4to. 192 pp., 159 ills., map. Cloth, d.w. First edition. 45. ROST-13 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Decouverte aerienne de la Cote d'Ivoire

Authors

Yves MONNIER

Description
Abidjan: Editions Photivoire, 1974 4to. 220 pp., 264 ills., 9 maps, 15 charts. Hc. 28. ROST-216 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Guide Niagara. Falls, River, Frontier

Authors

Peter A PORTER

Description
Scenic, botanic, electric, historic, geologic, hydraulic. With illustrations by Charles D. Arnold. . n.p.: 1901 12mo. 311 pp., 3 maps, numerous illustrations. Original cloth, corners and spine sl. worn and bumped. 15. ROST-446 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Della origine

Authors

SANSOVINO

Description
Venice, Sessa RE: LIBRARIE ALIX, "Le Milleron", 86420 Verrue, FRANCE We have obtained judgement against Librairie Alix in the sum of approximately £6000. The books which remain our property are:
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2000-12-18

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Heroes of our Day or, Recent Winners of the Victoria Cross

Authors

Walter RICHARDS

Description
A Book for the Boys and Men of Great and Greater Britain. London: J. S. Virtue & Co., 1892. [2812] First edition. 8vo. pp. vii, 230, 16 (catalogue).Original brown decorated cloth, with gilt stamped panel on spine, illustrations on spine and cover. With 8 Original brown decorated cloth, with gilt stamped panel on spine, illustrations on spine and cover. With 8 illustrations by Harry Payne. Some wear; G-VG
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2001-12-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Oratio sane quam docta & elegans, in initio praelectionis habita, & iam recens excusa

Authors

ANDREA ALCIATI

Description
Parisiis [Paris], ex officina Christiani Wechel [...]12mo, pp.16 including title. Printers device on title and colophon. Collates with British Library copy BL 12301aa.6(2).Alciati (1492-1559) Lower half of last few pages lightly browned, endpapers slightly spotted. Modern blind-tooled antique style calf.
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2002-05-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Howl and Other Poems

Authors

Allen GINSBERG

Description
San Francisco: City Lights, Twelvemo, pp. 44. First trade edition, first issue; a fine copy of Ginsberg?s first regularly published book, printed in an edition of 1000 copies and since reprinted dozens of times with the total number of copies printed in? Original black wrappers printed in white, with large wraparound white label printed in black. A fine copy
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2002-07-05

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Shanghai Birds & Shanghai Bird Year.

Authors

WILKINSON

Description
2 vols. Cloth and d/sw.
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2002-09-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

KEEPER OF THE STREAM

Authors

Frank Sawyer

Description
First edition, presentation copy from the author, inscribed to his mother. Stolen from the Sawyer family, sometime in November/December before Christmas
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no

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2003-05-09

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

JEMIMA PUDDLEDUCK

Authors

Beatrix Potter

Description
Either 1920s or early 1930s editions Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

[PAMPHLETS] three.

Authors

Description
bound together, royal octavo, unlettered calf binding. i. An Appeal to the Parliament, or Sion's Plea Against the Prelacie... n.d. [1629], xvi + 344pp. Page edge repairs to the first few leaves. ii. The Justice of the Present Established Law.. title + 56pp, London, 1703. iii. Killing No Murder, briefly discussed in three questions.. 1689 reprint, iv + 27pp. Stolen from Bonhams Bath sale, Monday 29th September. Part of lot 78.
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2003-09-30

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

MAP: Scandinaviæ complectens Sueciæ Daniæ & Norvegiæ Regna

Authors

Johann Battist Homann

Description
Nuremberg. [c.1730] [F20392] 49 x 57.7 cm. Original colour. Double page map of Scandinavia. Some spotting, more noticeable to margins
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2000-08-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Decorative Books - see description

Authors

Description
Four decorative books. 1) Exhibition at Silver at Park Lane 2) Exhibition at Silver at Seaford House 3) Exhibition at Lansdown House 4) Another Exhibition catalogue
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2000-12-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

World and America

Authors

Speed

Description
Antique Map/Atlas
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2001-02-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Journals of a Landscape Painter in Albania

Authors

Edward Lear

Description
First Edition, L;ater half caclf, marbled boards, spine with raised bands, gilt decorated and twin red labels. A very good copy.
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2001-05-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Mystic play perfomed in Ladakh

Authors

Godwin-Austen

Description
10 photographs. Calcutta. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Veterum aliquot scriptorum ... Spicilegium

Authors

Jean Luc d' Achery

Description
Paris. Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Visitation of Essex

Authors

Description
2 vols. Part of large quantity of Harleian Society Publications missing from Birmingham and Midland Instituute Library. Some have library stamps "The Birmingham", "The Birmingham and Midland Institute" or "The Priestley" libraries.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sketches of the Players

Authors

William Dennison

Description
Signed on title page Robert Stratten Holmes and dated Liverpool 30.6.86. Whole morocco
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

De monachis : hoc est, De origine, et progressu monachatus, ac ordinum monasticorum

Authors

Hospinianus RODOLPHUS

Description
libri vi. Ed. secunda. Tiguri . Will probably have a Bodleian stamp on the verso of the title-page and a shelfmark with 'Th.' in it on the title-page or flyleaf or pastedown.
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2001-10-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Title unknown

Authors

PG Wodehouse

Description
orange cloth The following books were stolen from exhibiting dealers at the Buxton Book Fair on 28th October
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2001-10-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Les XX:iemes siecle

Authors

ROBIDA

Description
Original printed blue cloth. First ed.
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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Album Apollinaire

Authors

P.M DECAUDIN M. ADEMA

Description
Iconographie reunie et commentee par Pierre-Marcel Adema et Michel Decaudin. Paris: Gallimard, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 12mo. 318 pp., 524 ills. Original binding, slipcase. A nice copy. 90. ROST-37 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling) .
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Universality of tribal art

Authors

Werner MUENSTERBERGER

Description
Universalite de l'art tribal. Photographs by/ photographies par Pierre Alain Ferrazzini. Geneve: Musee Barbier-Muller, 1979 4to. 105 pp., 52 ills. Cloth, d.w. with a light scratch. Text in English and French. 50. ROST-221 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Milner et l'evolution de l'imperialisme britannique Precede de Lord Milner. Impressions et souvenirs par Paul MANTOUX.

Authors

Lord Vladimir HALPERIN

Description
Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1950 "8vo. xvi-260 pp. Bibliography, index. Wpps., spine browned, uncut. First edition. (Collection ""Colonies et Empires"", Premiere Serie ""Etudes Coloniales"", 8). First edition." 25. ROST-4 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Theater der Teutschen

Authors

Kreigs

Description
Lot 22, Linen backed folding maps, slipcase Missing: One Phillips plastic bag lost at the Phillips Book Sale in Bath on Monday, containing
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2001-01-24

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A History of the Revolt of Ali Bey Against the Ottoman Porte, including an Account of the Form of Government of Egypt; together with a Description of Grand Cairo etc etc.

Authors

Sauveur LUSIGNAN

Description
First edition. . 8vo, This edition not in the Gennadius Library, Athens. Some very slight spotting and browning, contemporary speckled calf, joints cracked and rubbed but sound, a very nice copy. gone missing from the shop in the last few months
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2001-12-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Arabian Knights

Authors

Description
illustrated by Edmund Dulac (limited edition), Published between 1910 and 1920. in fawn cover with embossed gold lettering. Spine at top broken.' Stolen from the Bristol area between 4 and 25 April, 2002. Crime Ref. D12402904200202
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2002-03-25

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Clockwork Orange

Authors

BURGESS

Description
1st Edition, 1st Issue. D/W.
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2002-09-27

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Antique paste jewellery

Authors

M. D. S LEWIS

Description
London: Faber. 1st edition. 8vo. Brown cloth in dustwrapper. VG+. Dustwrapper grubby & slightly chipped. Possible that my reference no. 547/02 is still pencilled on fep.
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2003-05-07

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

SAMUAL WHISKERS

Authors

Beatrix Potter

Description
Either 1920s or early 1930s editions Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

[PEN AND WASH DRAWINGS].

Authors

Description
Two original pen and wash drawings by William Marshall Craig, signed, dated 1816, showing Biblical scenes, size 10 x 12 cms, value £200. Stolen at Newark Antiques Fair Monday 20th October.
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2003-10-24

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

MAP: Eryn. Hiberniae Britannicae Insulae, Nova Descripto, Irlandt.

Authors

Abraham. Ortelius

Description
35.3x48.2cm. Old(?) colour in block and outline. Attractive double page mape Ireland. Latin text on verso. Tape repair to lower edge of centrefold, otherwise good condition.
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2000-08-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Enormous Room

Authors

E. E. Cummings

Description
1st English Edition, rather worn. D.W.
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2000-12-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

World

Authors

Ortelius

Description
Antique Map/Atlas
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2001-02-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Faithful Account of the Religion and Manners of the Mahometans

Authors

Joseph Pitt

Description
Third Edition, extra illustrated with 2 folding plates from another work bound in, 4 pages of advertisements at end, contemporary calf, neatly rebacked, corners repaired.
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2001-05-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Some yeares travels into divers parts of Asia

Authors

T Herbert

Description
London. Lost by courier en route to Olympia
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2001-06-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Variarum quaestionum in deem praecepta decalogi facilis resolutio

Authors

Gulielmus Cantarellus

Description
Venice. Stolen from the Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian library, Oxford. Probably a Bodleian stamp on verso of title page, an shelfmark with 'Th' in it on titlepage, flyleaf or pastedown.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Visitation of Gloucester

Authors

Description
Part of large quantity of Harleian Society Publications missing from Birmingham and Midland Instituute Library. Some have library stamps "The Birmingham", "The Birmingham and Midland Institute" or "The Priestley" libraries.
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2001-07-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Boyle and Scott?s Australian Cricketers? Guide for 1881 and 1882

Authors

Henry Boyle

Description
BOYLE, HENRY AND DAVID SCOTT. Boyle and Scott?s Australian Cricketers? Guide for 1881 and 1882, containing the Australian Eleven in England; Shaw?s English Eleven; the Intercolonial Matches and All the Principal Matches of the Season 1881-82, 1882
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2001-09-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Sublime Taste

Authors

BURKE

Description
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2001-10-04

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Fortunius Licetus

Authors

Monstris

Description
and they may have the Bedford Hospital stamp The following books belong to Bedford Hospital and have recently gone missing from the Bedford public library where they were stored
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2002-11-06

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Illustrations to the work

Authors

SHAKESPEARE

Description
.... London, G. Stevens. Large folio. 95 plates. Cont. red half calf. Only the plates to the Boydell ed.
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2001-11-12

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Album Eluard

Authors

R.J. SEGALAT

Description
Iconographie choisie et reunie par Roger-Jean Segalat. Paris: Gallimard, Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 12mo. 342 pp., 467 ills. Original binding, slipcase. A nice copy. 115. ROST-41 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Afrique du Sud

Authors

Hans REICH

Description
Texte et photos de Hans Reich. Bruxelles: Elsevier, 1956 4to. 94 pp., 3 colour plates , 95 b/w photos, 2 maps. H.c., illustrated board. 25. ROST-248 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Iconographie choisie et commentee par Jean-Eric Green et legendee par Julien Green

Authors

Jean-Eric & GREEN Julien Album Julien Green GREEN

Description
Paris: Gallimard, Album de la Pleiade, 1998 12mo. 288 pp., 248 ill. n/b, 67 ill. coul. Original morocco, spine gilt, slipcase. As new. 35. ROST-518 3 parcels of books despatched from Biblion in London to Paris on 11th April 2001 have been lost by the shipper, Securicor Omega Express. All the books are marked in pencil with the reference ROST followed by a number, and are priced in £ (sterling).
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2001-11-15

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Devon Directory

Authors

White

Description
Missing: One Phillips plastic bag lost at the Phillips Book Sale in Bath on Monday, containing
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2001-01-24

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Art of Marbling as Applied to Book Edges and Paper,

Authors

C.W. WOOLNOUGH

Description
containing Full Instructions for Executing British, French, Spanish, Italian, Nonpareil, etc., etc....with a Brief Notice of its Recent Application to Textile Fabrics and particularly to the cloths so extensively used by bookbinders . First edition. 33 marbled specimens including four on limp cloth (two more than called for). slightly later half black calf with the original blue and gilt cloth boards (very faded), marbled endpapers.
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2002-01-16

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Opera quae extant omnia, partimante hac excusa, partim nunc recens in lucem edita

Authors

Fabricius Hildanus WILHELM

Description
Published by Johann Beyer in Frankfurt am Main. 1,044 pages; cover is of beige parchment
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2002-08-19

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Aeneis

Authors

Virgil

Description
translated into Scottish Verse by Gavin Douglas, new edition.Approx A4 size, dark brown leather covers. Inscribed 'Martyn Skinner, 1934' (?) on blank page inside front cover. Two blank pages and inside back cover annotated in ink and pencil with references and page numbers by the poet, skinner. Removed from a private house in Somverset, England, between April and November 2002.
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2002-12-19

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Full of Fun

Authors

Louis WAIN

Description
Text by Bingham. Colour cover and frontis, b/w illus. V.g. Stolen from a mixed auction lot in a Surrey sale this week.
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2002-09-19

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

[Map] Herefordshire

Authors

Pieter van den KEERE

Description
London: George Humble. [1627] [F21338] 8.3 x 12.3 cm. Full colour. Miniature county map. English text on verso. Slight overall offsetting
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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

TWO BAD MICE

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Description
still in dust jackets though rather tattered Books stolen from property in south Cornwall on May 14th 2003, many with inscriptions and names recognisable by the above owner
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2003-05-28

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

ALICE IN WONDERLAND.

Authors

Description
1866 first published. Bound in a full red morocco binding by Baytnun. In near fine condition with minimal fading to the spine and a paper repair to the right hand side of the title page. Marked with Sterling and dollar prices (£8500 and approx $14,000). Jonkers still have the Through the Looking Glass companion volume. Missing in transit from the Boston Book Fair.
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2003-11-10

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

Authors

James Joyce

Description
The Egoist, London. First Ed. English sheets, 1/1000 copies (Slocum & Cahoon A13). Moderate oxidation to spine gilt and little light foxing to pastedowns & endpapers. Excellent, clean, tight copy though by no means fine, much the best we've seen yet.
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no

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2000-08-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

The Potting Shed

Authors

Graham Green

Description
1st Edition. D.W.
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no

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2000-12-01

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2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

World + others

Authors

Wytfliet

Description
Antique Map/Atlas
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no

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Date of theft:

2001-02-01

Date of theft report:

2004-01-28

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Published 14 Dec. 2017
Title

Maillet Telliamed

Authors

Maillet Telliamed

Description
Amsterdam 1748, contemp calf gilt, head of spine slight defect, otherwise excellent. In parcel en route to Paris - lost
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