Search results for: 'WARBURTON, William'
SHAKESPEARE, William. The Works.
Oxford : 1743-44First Hanmer edition, the first large-format illustrated edition of Shakespeare's works, the first English Shakespeare published outside London, and the first printed at a university press, this an unusually attractive set in vellum with armorial stamps on the covers. Sir Thomas Hanmer (16771746) was Speaker of the House of Commons between the years... Learn More£3,500.00
Stock Code: 138662
CERVANTES, Miguel de. The Life and Exploits Of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha.
London : 1742First edition of the Jarvis translation, in a handsome contemporary vellum binding of continental appearance, possibly Dutch with particularly attractive Netherlandish endpapers.
The translator was in fact Charles Jervas (1675-1739), but the misprinting of his name as Jarvis on the title page has led this to be known as the Jarvis translation.... Learn More£6,750.00
Stock Code: 142333
MALLESON, George Bruce. Essays and Lectures on Indian Historical Subjects.
London & Calcutta : 1866First edition, uncommon with just six locations on Library Hub, WorldCat adding thirteen. "With the exception of the paper on Havelock these Essays and Lectures were compiled during the course of the past year. Their publication in connected form is due to the fact that the original editions of the most of them, published in India, have been long since... Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 99435
POPE, Alexander. The Works.
London : 1770A highly attractive set of Alexander Pope's writings. Before his death Pope began the task of bringing together and editing his collected works, with his friend William Warburton finishing the project and seeing it through the press in 1751. Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 126010
JAMES, Lionel. The Indian Frontier War.
London : 1898First edition of this detailed correspondent's account of Sir William Lockhart's campaign against the Orakzai and Tirah Afridis in 1897. This copy extensively annotated by a participant in the events described, with over two and half thousand words of correction, comment and commentary.
"In 1897 Lockhart was placed in command of the 40,000 strong... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 142653