The Spectator1803 nice brown leather 8 vols Steele Pope Addison Congreve antique

The Spectator1803 nice brown leather 8 vols Steele Pope Addison Congreve antique


The Spectator

(8 volumes)

Issued London, 1803 by Charles Whittingham.

Each volume c. 400 pp.

Period brown full leather bindings, smooth spines ornately gilt ruled into compartments, red gilt spine labels, mottled tree-calf boards, stipple-engraved portrait frontispieces of many an eminent English author.

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Offering to Captain Cook in Hawaii 1802 rare Dutch folio antique view

Offering to Captain Cook in Hawaii 1802 rare Dutch folio antique view


EENE OFFERHANDE IN TEGENSWOORDIGHEID

VAN KAPITEIN COOK

(Hawaii)

Issued Leiden & Amsterdam, 1802 by Honkoop, Allart & Van Cleef

Very early Dutch printing relating to Captain James Cook's third voyage in the Pacific on the island of Hawaii.  

In Good+, mostly clean condition. Some light offsetting and light foxing, left bottom blank margin trimmed narrow to ...


Niagara Falls Lakes Ontario Erie New York Canada 1798 antique Stockdale map

Niagara Falls Lakes Ontario Erie New York Canada 1798 antique Stockdale map


An Eye Sketch of the Falls of Niagara

(North America- Canada- United States- New York- Lake Ontario- Lake Erie)

Printed 1798, London by J. Stockdale

Engraved by Neele

Fine and uncommon original antique engraved map.

A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.


Approaching the North Pole 1818 Beaufoy w/ engraved map travel exploration

Approaching the North Pole 1818 Beaufoy w/ engraved map travel exploration


The Possibility
of Approaching the North Pole

Asserted by the Hon. D. Barrington

Issued New York, 1818 by James Eastburn & Co.

187 pp.

Original paper-covered boards and spine, printed paper spine label, engraved folding map facing engraved title page, deckled edges, untrimmed as issued.

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