Author Archives: Nevan O Shaughnessy

Mary Wollstonecraft Letters to Imlay by Paul 1879

Mary Wollstonecraft Letters to Imlay by Paul 1879. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of Mary Wollstonecraft, Letters to Imlay, With Prefatory Memoir By C. Kegan Paul. Published by C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1 Paternoster Square, London in 1879. Printed by Bradbury, Agnew & Co., Printers, Whitefriars, London. This EXTREMELY RARE book is…

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16C Carved Spanish Oak Stool

16C Carved Spanish Oak Stool. PRESENTING an ABSOLUTELY STUNNING 16th CENTURY Renaissance Carved Spanish Oak Stool…..with AMAZING PROVENANCE      Habsburg Spain refers to the history of Spain over the 16th and 17th centuries (1516–1700), when it was ruled by kings from the House of Habsburg (also associated with its role in the history of Central…

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Works of Edmund Spenser by Todd 1845

Works of Edmund Spenser by Todd 1845. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of The Works of Edmund Spenser with a Selection of Notes from Various Commentators; And a Glossary Under; to which is Prefixed Some Account of the Life of Spenser by The Rev. Henry John Todd, M.A., Archdeacon of Cleveland. Published by…

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Bibliomania or Book Madness by Thomas Frognall Dibdin 1842

Bibliomania or Book Madness by Thomas Frognall Dibdin 1842. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of Bibliomania or Book Madness; A Bibliographical Romance. Illustrated with Cuts. By Thomas Frognall Dibdin, D.D. New and Improved Edition, to which are now added Preliminary Observations, and a Supplement Including a Key to The Assumed Characters in the…

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The Koran The Alcoran of Mohammed by George Sale 1844

The Koran The Alcoran of Mohammed by George Sale 1844. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Koran:: The Alcoran of Mohammed; translated into English immediately from the original Arabic; with Explanatory Notes, taken from the most approved commentators; to which is prefixed A Preliminary Discourse by George Saler, Gent. A NEW…

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Rural & Domestic Life of Germany by Howitt 1842

Rural & Domestic Life of Germany by Howitt 1842. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Rural and Domestic Life of Germany with Characteristic Sketches of its Cities and Scenery, Collected in a General Tour, and During a Residence in the Country in the Years 1840, 41 and 42, by William Howitt,…

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History of Spain & Portugal by Harper & Bros 1842 in 4 Volumes

History of Spain & Portugal by Harper & Bros 1842 in 4 Volumes. PRESENTING A SET of EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of  ‘Dunhams’, The History of Spain and Portugal in 4 Volumes by Harper & Brothers, 52 Cliff Street, New York 1842 These RARE books are in good condition for their age….. some very…

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Orations of Demosthenes on the Crown and Embassy by Kennedy 1855

Orations of Demosthenes on the Crown and Embassy by Kennedy 1855. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of  The Orations of Demosthenes On the Crown, And on the Embassy. Translated with Notes etc. by CHARLES RANN KENNEDY, Published by Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Gardens, London in 1855. Printed by Richard Clay,…

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Enquiry Concerning Political Justice by Godwin in 2 Vols 1796

Enquiry Concerning Political Justice by Godwin in 2 Vols 1796. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of “Enquiry Concerning Political Justice and Its Influence on Morals and Happiness by William Godwin, First American from the Second London Edition Corrected in Two Volumes, Printed by Bioran and Madan, Philadelphia 1796. This RARE book is…

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Treasure Island by Stevenson 1st US Edition

Treasure Island by Stevenson 1st US Edition. PRESENTING A VERY RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson with over 100 Illustrations and Decorations by Louis Rhead, published by Harper & Brothers, New York & London, Copyright 1915 and printed in the USA.. This RARE book is in good condition….some very minor fraying…

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