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SOUTHEY (ROBERT) PORTRAIT ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN JAMES MASQUERIER (1778-1855), [c.1812]

KNOX (ROBERT) An Historical Relation of the Island of Ceylon, in the East-Indies: together with an Account of the Detaining in Captivity of the Author and Divers other Englishmen now Living There, and of the Author's Miraculous Escape, FIRST EDITION, Richard Chiswell, 1681

AUSTRALIA OXLEY (JOHN) Journals of Two Expeditions into the Interior of New South Wales, Undertaken by Order of the British Government in the Years 1817-18, FIRST EDITION, John Murray, 1820

SMITH (ALBERT) The Story of Mont Blanc, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, 1853; and another (2)

LEONARDO DA VINCI Trattato della pittura di Lionardo da Vinci. Novamente dato in luce, con la vita dell'istesso autore, scritta da Rafaelle du Fresne, 2 parts in 1 vol., FIRST EDITION, Paris, Jacques Langlois, 1651

WALTON (IZAAK) AND CHARLES COTTON The Complete Angler, or The Contemplative Man's Recreation...with Original Memoirs and Notes by Sir Harris Nicholas, 2 vol. (bound from parts), 8vo and large 8vo (6)

WALTON (IZAAK) AND CHARLES COTTON The Complete Angler, 8vo; and 2 others (7)

WALTON (IZAAK) AND CHARLES COTTON [Compleat Angler] The Universal Angler, Made So, by Three Books of Fishing. The First Written by Mr. Izaak Walton; The Second Charles Cotton, parts 1 and 2 (of 3), Richard Marriott, 1676

ROWLING (J.K.) Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY, Bloomsbury, 1997; together with a COLOUR PROOF OF THE COVER OF THE FIRST EDITION (2)

ARMENIA PAPAZYANTS (MATEOS, PHOTOGRAPHER) Hnutyun Vanoreits [Antiquities of the Past], 2 vol., Vagharshapat, Printing House of Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, 1889-1890, sold as a photograph album not subject to return

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