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Rare Anglophilia Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

Fans of all things English will love the books featured in the rare Anglophilia books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. Many of the rare books included below in the Biblio Rare Book Room contain gorgeous illustrations and paintings that will surely delight those who look through your rare and antique book collection. While many of the books in the rare Anglophilia books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room are non-fiction, there are several first edition novels that are surely worth a look.

The Life Of Queen Victoria And The Story Of Her Reign by Scull, W.E

RARE. By Charles Morris, L.L.D. Publisher Unstated. Copyright page states: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1901, by S.E. Scull, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington. All Rights Reserved". Complete title: The Life Of ...

From Mary Riversong


The Natural History of Staffordshire. by Plot, Robert

First edition. Printed at the Theatre. Oxford. 1686. Tall quarto. Title; Imprim.; (2)pp; (2)pp; (4)pp; (2)pp; (1)pp; (3)pp; 450pp; index (10)pp; subscriber's list 2pp. Folding map, 37 plates, of which 25 are double. Lacking Plate XXVIIII. Includes the Arm...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books


Antiquities of Great-Britain, illustrated in views of Monasteries, Castles, and Churches, now existing. Engraved from drawings made by Thomas Hearne. by Hearne, Thomas (Byrne, W. engraver)

Printed by James Phillips, in George Yard, Lombard Street, and Published by T. Hearne and W. Byrne. London. 1786. Oblong folio. Title page. Engraved frontispiece of Malmesbury Abbey, 51 further engraved plates; 20 further engraved plates. Subscribers' li...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books


The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd (Dodd, Mead. 1st/ 6th Thus, 1926) by Christie, Agatha

Christie, Agatha: THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD Dodd Mead and Company, New York, 1926 First Edition stated 6th Printing Thus October, 1926. Used. Good- Condition / VG facsimile Dust Jacket included. Some light water-spotting noted. Please see our photogra...

From Mary Riversong


Gynecocracy- A Narrative of the Adventures and Psychological Experiences of Julian Robinson (afterwards Viscount Ladywood) under Petty-Coat Rule" Written By Himself by Robinson, Julian (pseud.)

Paris and Rotterdam, 1893. Three volumes handsomely bound in dark blue cloth with black leather at spine and tips, gilt titles and rules, 5 raised bands, top edges gilt, half-titles. Overall Near Fine, all three vols. scant rubbing at the tips, Vol. I bot...

From Dale Steffey Books


Jacobite Minstrelsy (Association copy) by Various

HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER, presents a VERY RARE ASSOCIATION COPY of the 1828 collection of historical Scottish prose and verse, JACOBITE MINSTRELSY. Though yet unverified, the early owner, signed Edw...

From Hatfield Books and Memorabilia


Jamaica Inn (1936 Doubleday, Doran 1st Ed.) by DuMaurier, Daphne

Du Maurier, Daphne: Jamaica Inn, copyright 1936, Doubleday, Doran First Edition. Used. Good- Condition/ No Dust jacket is included. Green boards. Front board was cracked in half during shipping, and has has been taped from the inside. Please see our photo...

From Mary Riversong


The Mysterious Affair At Styles (1935 Half-Crown Edition) by Christie, Agatha

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1935Used – Good. UK: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1935. Half Crown Edition. Hardcover. Good+ / New. The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie Original 1935 Half Crown Edition John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd 193...

From Mary Riversong


The Hobbit, or There and back again (1976 Deluxe Edition in Slipcase) by Tolkien, J. R.R

Tolkien, J.R.R. The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. Used. Green faux leather with marbled edges in a matching slipcase. VG, nearly new condition. A very nice copy indeed....

From Mary Riversong


The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book (1963 1st. American Ed. by Tolkien, J.R.R

1963 First American Edition, Houghton Mifflin, copyright 1962. ILLUSTRATED BY PAULINE BAYNES. 9th Impression Thus. EXLIB. Good.Good condition unclipped dust jacket. RARE THUS. Original Price $6.95. Please see our photos. Dj now protected by mylar....

From Mary Riversong


Grammar Of English Grammars by Brown, Goold

Samuel S. and William Wood, New York, 1858; Fourth Edition; Revised and Improved; 8vo, 1,070 pages with a two-page Goold Brown catalogue at the back; green buckram; yellow spine titles; frontispiece engraved portrait plate of the author, with guard tiss...

From AARDWOLF Fine Books


The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd (Dodd, Mead. 1st. Ed., 1926) by Christie, Agatha

Christie, Agatha: THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD Dodd Mead and Company, New York, 1926 First Edition stated 5th Printing Thus October, 1926. ...

From Mary Riversong


A Narrative of the Expedition to Algiers in the Year 1816, Under the Command of the Right Hon. Admiral Lord Viscount Exmouth. by Salame, Abraham

London: John Murray, 1819. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. In 1816 Lord Exmouth led a successful expedition to free 1000 Christian slaves from Algiers. The author was interpreter in His Britannic Majesty's Service for the Oriental Languages, ...

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The Woman In White (1860 Harper & Brothers 1st Edition) by Collins, Wilkie

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1860.[2], 260, [4, ads] pp. Publisher's brown stamped heavy cardboard boards with elaborate blind stamped Harper and Brothers cartouche on front and back boards. . Used. Good- Condition. Our copy lacks the spine a...

From Mary Riversong


Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by Blackmore, R.D

Published 1920 by Dodd, Mead and Company. ILLUSTRATED EDITION. Illustrated by Roland Wheelright and William Newell. Apparently rare/scarce in this edition. Very Good Condition. Dark blue boards with gold gilt titling. Solid binding, gutters intact. A nice...

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