Search results for: 'JONES, Mary.'
JONES, Mary. Miscellanies in Prose and Verse.
Oxford : 1750First edition of the author's only book, a beautifully bound subscriber's copy, one of approximately 330 copies printed on royal paper, this from the library of Sir Edward Popham of Littlecote.
Born in Oxford, where she lived all her life, Mary Jones (1707-1778) was a well-connected poet and letter-writer whose work was greatly influenced by... Learn More£6,750.00
Stock Code: 134908
WOLLSTONECRAFT, Mary. Original Stories, from Real Life;
Dublin : 1792First Dublin edition, the fourth overall, first published in London in 1788. With two female gift inscriptions, the first on the half-title dated 1792 from Elizabeth Pim to Anne Jackson, who in turn re-presented the book half a century later in 1842 to her niece Elizabeth Garrat.
Original Stories was Mary Wollstonecraft's only work written directly... Learn More£2,750.00
Stock Code: 125578
SLEIDANUS, Johannes. A Famouse Cronicle of oure time, called Sleidanes Commentaries,
London : 1560First edition in English of Sleidanus's history of the Reformation, first published in Strasbourg in 1555 as De statu religionis et reipublicae, Carolo Quinto Caesare, comentarii.
Protestant in opinion, the Luxembourgeois Sleidanus (1506-1551) was appointed historian of the reformation by Philip of Hesse. Recalled to diplomacy in 1545, he went... Learn More£4,750.00
Stock Code: 145013