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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.

 “Confidential” typed letter signed by CHURCHILL, WINSTON S

CHURCHILL "BUYS" BALFOUR A CAR!CHURCHILL, WINSTON S. "Confidential" typed letter signed by "Winston S. Churchill" as Chancellor of the Exchequer, with the name of the recipient "Bran" and part of the date "13" handwritten by Churchill.One page with the bl...

From George Robert Minkoff, Inc.



London: Printed for R. Ackermann, 1814. Two volumes. Quarto. Contemporary calf, spines gilt extra, rebacked at an early date with the original backstrips laid down. Illustrated with 115 plates (including the 33 plates of the Founders) most of them colore...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


Genuine and Impartial Memoirs of Elizabeth Canning by Elizabeth Canning

Elizabeth Canning (1734 –1773) was an English maidservant who claimed to have been kidnapped and held against her will in a hayloft for almost a month. She ultimately became central to one of the most famous English criminal mysteries of the 18th centur...

From Stanley Louis Remarkable Books


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


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


Hone's Works ( Four Volumes ) The Every-Day Book and Table Book; or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports, Pastimes, Ceremonies, Manners, Customs, and Events , in Three Volumes. with The Year Book of Daily Recreation and Information; Etc. by Hone, William; Illustrated by George Cruikshank and Others

London: Printed for Thomas Tegg and Son , 1838. All four volumes published 1838, bound in unsigned contemporary half polished calf over brown pebbled cloth, backs with five raised bands, red morocco labels lettered in gilt, decorations stamped in gilt, ma...

From Dale Steffey Books


Picturesque Views on the Upper or Warwickshire Avon, from its source at Nasby to its junction with the Severn at Tewkesbury: with Observations on the Public Buildings, and Other works of art in its vicinity. by Ireland, Samuel (1774-1800)

London: R. Faulder and T. Egerton, 1795. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. An important travalogue describing the locations and views along the River Avon from its source at Naseby to its junction with the Severn at Twekesbury. ----------- The author an...

From Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA]


An Abridgment of Universal Geography, Together with Sketches of History. Designed for the Use of Schools and Academies in the United States by Rowson, Susanna (1762-1824)

Boston: John West; David Carlisle, Printer, 1806. First edition [1806]. Scarce non-fiction title by the British-American novelist and stage actress best known for her book, Charlotte Temple. Well-kept copy in full calf with gilt-lettered red spine label,...

From Resource Books, LLC


Concilia Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae A Synodo Verolamiensi A.D. CCCC XLVI. Ad Londinensem A.D. CIC ICCCXVII. Accedunt Constitutiones et Alia Ad Historiam Ecclesiae Anglicanae Spectantia by Wilkins, David

Bruxelles, Belgium: Culture et Civilisation, 1964. A lovely four volume set, bound in red buckram, gilt titles at spine, text in Latin. A reprint of a 1737 History of the Church of England. All four volumes are Fine. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23&qu...

From Dale Steffey Books


A Catalogue of the Classic Contents of Strawberry Hill Collected by Horace Walpole [provenance: Sir John Charles Robinson]

London: Smith and Robins, 1842. Hardcover. Very Good -. xxiv, 250 p.: 1 leaf of engraved portrait of Horace Walpole, in-text illustrations; 29 cm. Later 19th-century brown cloth spine with original boards. Engraved cover title: A Catalogue of the Cont...

From Classic Books and Ephemera


Affability, London, 1795 by Gillray, James

1795. 13-1/4" x 9-1/2" hand-colored etching and aquatint. 13-1/4" x 9-1/2" hand-colored etching and aquatint. "Well Friend, Where A'You Going, Hay?" Gillray, James [1756-1815]. Affability. [London: Hannah Humphrey, c. 1795]. 13-1/4" x 9-1/4" hand-colored...

From The Lawbook Exchange Ltd


A Woman of No Importance by Wilde, Oscar

London: John Lane, 1894. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. 1st edition, newly rebound in brown leather with a gilt-stamped red leather title piece and Florentine marbled endpapers. New binding fine; the text pages are about good plus. All are toned brown...

From Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books


The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd (1926, Dodd, Mead. 1st Ed./7th W/Fax DJ) by Christie, Agatha

FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. USED. HAS BECOME RARE. VG. NOT AN EXIB ITEM. Christie, Agatha: THE MURDER OF ROGER ACKROYD Dodd Mead and Company, New York, 1926 First Edition stated 7TH Printing Thus December, 1926. HERCULE POIROT. An unusually nice copy. VG/ br...

From Mary Riversong Books


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

BY WILKIE COLLINS. 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...

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