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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
JONES, John Thomas, Colonel. Memoranda relative to the Lines thrown up to cover Lisbon in 1810.
London : 1829The first appearance of Jones' detailed account of the Lines of Torres Vedras, the defensive works covering Lisbon created by Sir Richard Fletcher on Wellington's orders 1809-10. Jones was not allowed to publish these records in his famous Journals of Sieges carried on by the Army under the Duke of Wellington... 1811 to 1814 because of their continued... Learn More£850.00
Stock Code: 145225
BACON, Mary Ann. The Legend of St. Bernard.
Norwich : First edition, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title, "Mrs Howlett from her affectionate friend MAB". We can trace ten copies in institutions worldwide, just one of those a presentation copy, inscribed from the author's father (see below).
The little-known British poet Mary Ann Bacon (fl. 1839-1870, d. 1875) was born into... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 136220