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Image for Illusory Consensus: Bolingbroke and the Polemical Response to Walpole, 1730-1737

Illusory Consensus: Bolingbroke and the Polemical Response to Walpole, 1730-1737

By: Alexander Pettit

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Newark and London, Universoty of Delaware Press: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: YO1-17

ISBN: 0874135923

Condition: Used: Very Good


8vo. 254 pp. Bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Black cloth, gilt spine, dust-jacket; binding square and tight, light shelf wear and small puncture to jacket on front panel, else a fine, unread copy. INSCRIBED AND DATED by the author on the front free end-paper. A near Fine copy. View more info

Image for Serious Reflections on the Dangerous Tendency of the Common Practice of Card-playing; Especially of the Game of All-Fours, as it Hath Been Publickly Play'd at Oxford, in this Present Year of our Lord, MDCCLIV.  In a Letter from Mr. Gyles Smith, to his Friend Abraham Nixon, Esq; of the Inner Temple.

Serious Reflections on the Dangerous Tendency of the Common Practice of Card-playing; Especially of the Game of All-Fours, as it Hath Been Publickly Play'd at Oxford, in this Present Year of our Lord, MDCCLIV. In a Letter from Mr. Gyles Smith, to his Friend Abraham Nixon, Esq; of the Inner Temple.

By: Benjamin Buckler (1716-1780).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, The Plantin Press,: 1977

Seller ID: II317-004

Condition: Used: Very Good


LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies, this is number 100. 8vo. 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches. [iv], iii, (21) pp. 1 illustration; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth, gilt-titled spine, clear plastic dust jacket; binding square and tight, shelf wear. Very Good. A reprint of the original letter, published by W. Owen at Homer's Head near Temple-Bar in 1754. "While the pamphlet is ostensibly a comment about card playing at Oxford it is actually an allegory dealing with Parliamentary de... View more info

Philip Doddridge (1702-1751) and the Netherlands

By: J. Van Den Berg and Geoffrey F. Nuttall

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Leiden, E. J. Brill and Leiden University Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: RP479-91

ISBN: 9004079211

Condition: Used: Very Good


Series: Publications of the Sir Thomas Browne Institute, Leiden, New Series, No. 8. INSCRIBED AND DATED by Jan Van Den Berg on the front free end-paper. 8vo. viii, 110 pp. 4 black-and-white plates, bibliography, index; text clean, un-marked. Gilt-stamped dark red cloth, no dust-jacket; binding square and tight, minor soiling to covers. SCARCE. Excellent reading copy from the private collection of Richard Popkin, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at UCLA. Your order... View more info

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King George VI. The Prime Minister's Broadcast, February 7, 1952.

By: Winston Churchill (1874-1965).

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Worcester, MA:, Achille J. St. Onge,: 1952

Seller ID: VXHG216-001

Condition: Used: Like New


Miniature Book. 2 3/8 x 1 1/8 inches. [vi], 27, [3] pp. 2 black-and-white portraits of George VI, including a frontispiece by Yousuf Karsh of Ottawa and a full-page portrait by Dorothy Wilding of London; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped dark red crushed morocco bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, all edges gilt, patterned paper end-leaves; binding square and tight. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 750 copies, this is the first American edition of Winston Churchill's radio ad... View more info