A Sermon, preached at Trinity Church, in Boston, on Fast Day, April 7, 1808.

Gardiner, J. S. J. / Boston: Printed by Munroe, Francis, & Parker, 1808
first edition; 22 pp.; damp stain at inside margin of late leaves, general age toning, light extraction roughness at spine and now mostly disbound; just as Jonah displeased God by going the wrong way the United States is very wrong to support France against England; "The American eagle, though meek as a dove before the Gallick cock, yet to the British will present the terrors of his beak, the lightnings of his eye, and the strength of his talons.", what could be further from the national interest. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: American sermons, France, Great Britain, foreign relations, xxs BRP

Item #: 753060


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Letter from the Secretary of War...the Examination and Cost of Construction of the Third Subdivision of the Northern Transportation Route. 43rd Congress, 2nd Session, SED 19, Part 1

Wilson, J. M. / Washington: GPO 1875
76 pp., 3 folding maps; self wrappers, removed from a larger binding, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: New York State Great Lakes Canals Transportation Communication

Item #: 752597


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Catalogue of the Collection of Broadsides in the University Library (Goldsmiths' Library of Economic Literature) at the Central Building of the University of London, South Kensinton, S.W. 7.

Rye, Reginald A. / London: University of London Press, 1930
first edition; narrow folio (33.5 cm. tall x 21 cm.), 201, [1], 4 (supplement) pp.; paper wrappers darkened and frayed at head of spine, library book label and hand stamp on inside back cover, still a sound and good+ copy. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: books about books, Great Britain, broadsides, HTM

Item #: 751042


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Mr. Quincy's Speech, in the House of Representatives of the United States, January 19, 1809, on the Bill for holding an Extra Session of Congress, in May next.

Quincy, Josiah. / (Boston): Russell & Cutler, printers, 1809
14 pp.; general age toning and now partially disbiound in self wrappers, good only; Quincy expresses the Federalists continuing dissatisfaction with the Enbargo Act of 1807 and related legislation. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Embargo Act, United States, Great Britain, commerce, MMW xxs

Item #: 748889


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Correspondence concerning Claims against Great Britain, transmitted to the Senate of the United States in answer to the Resolutions of December 4 and 10, 1867, and of May 27, 1868.

United States. Department of State. / Washington: 1869
7 volumes, mixed editions, some GPO and others Philp & Solomons, Booksellers; library markings and general age toning, needs rebinding, working set; the Alabama Claims. Volumes Included: 7

Subject/Keywords: United States, Great Britain, American Civil War, Alabama Claims, Big Sets

Item #: 705086

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Les Habitations villageoises en Angleterre, texte et illustrations de Sydney R. Jones, avec quelques compositions en couleurs de Wilfrid Ball,... et de John Fullwood (Studio, Numero de printemps 1912)

Jones, Sydney R. / Paris: Editions du Studio 1912
The Village Homes of England, Studio Special Number for Spring 1912 with all the illustrations and the complete English text but with a French translation added at the beginning; large quarto, viii, 36 (French), 162 (English) with numerous illustrations in text, color plates; later half calf rubbed and faded but still sound and only light general age toning to interior, sound and good+. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, England, domestic architecture, HTM

Item #: 748833


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Public Record Office. Lists and Indexes, No. XXIV.Index of Chancery Proceedings (Series II) preserved in the Public Record Office. Vol. II. A.D. 1579-1621.

Great Britain. Public Record Office. / London: HMSO 1908
narrow folio; [iv], 328 pp.; library and private ownership markings, text age toned and only the chipped front cover remains from paper wrappers, good- only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Gredat Britain, Chancery, British history, HTR

Item #: 748839


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The History of England. Written in French by Mr. Rapin de Thoyras. Translated into English with Additional Notes by N. Tindal. ... The Third Edition.

Rapin-Thoyras, Paul de, & Nicolas Tindal. / London: Printed for Johan and Pual Knapton, 1743
the basic 2 volume set, Tindal's Continuation not present; folio (leaves lightly shorter than 40 cm.), [title leaf in red and black], x, [iii]-viii, [9]-849, [1] pp., 31 plates (of ) including 4 folding maps and 3 double page folding plates + 807 (beginning with title in red and black) pp., [16] (index to the two volumes), [3], 12 (prospectus for "The Heads of the Kings of England" with imprint date of 1736) pp., 5 plates with one of them folding; missing plates, library markings and signatures of James Beekman, various degrees of age toning and age staining (the work was originally issued in parts), two of the maps have minor loss, contemporary full leather badly rubbed and worn with both sides detached and the volumes now in custom cloth covered boxes, reading set only. Volumes Included: 2

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, English history, oversize

Item #: 735258

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The Sportsman's Year Book 1905.

Myers, A. Wallis, ed. / London: George Newnes, 1905
first edition; small octavo, xlvi, [314], xlvii-[lx] pp., the publisher includes the covers and endpapers in the pagination, plates; original cloth rubbed with spots of light fraying at joints, only light general age toning to interior; sections on horse racing, cricket, tennis (Davis Cup competition might become important), croquet (high wind at Wimbledon ruined Miss Gower's stance), cycle racing, coursing (gambling has considerably lowered its prestige), golf (Americans in ascendancy), etc. etc. followed by a substantial section of biographies, interesting advertisements at both ends. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, sport, sports, DVN

Item #: 746050

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Holocene Environmental Charge in the Great Basin (Nevada Archeological Survey, Research Paper Number 6)

Elston, Robert, ed. / Reno: University of Nevada, 1976
first edition; large quarto, [vii], 216 pp., a few illustrations in text; library markings but sound and near very good in later cloth with original paper sides retained. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Basin, ecology, climate change, CRN

Item #: 744356

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The Oscar Chinn Case. Judgment of December 12th, 1934. (Publications of the Permanent Court of International Justice, Series A/B. No. 63)

Cour permanente de justice internationale. Permanent Court of International Justice. / Leyden: A. W. Sijthoff's Publishing Company 1935
91, 91 pp., French and English text face-to-face with duplicate pagination; paper sides darkening with one becoming detached, extraction roughness at spine, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: League of Nations, international law, Great Britain, Belgium, Belgian Congo

Item #: 742527


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Architectural Heresies of a Painter. A Lecture delivered at the Royal Institute of British Architects, May 20th, 1921.

Fry, Roger. / London: Chatto & Windus, 1921
small octavo, 47 pp.; ex library and original paper wrappers cloth taped at spine, complete and sound but good only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: modern architecture, Great Britain, BWK

Item #: 742503

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The New Empire. Reflections upon Its Origin and constitution and Its Relation to the Great Republic.

Howland, O. A. / Toronto. Hart & Company, 1891
first edition; xix, [1], 608 pp., folding frontispiece, small folding map; original cloth rubbed with front hinge cracked, general age toning to text, good+ only; the "Empire" is Canada. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Canada, Great Britain, HTR

Item #: 740398

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The War and Finance. How to Save the Situtation.

Radclyffe, Raymond. / London: Wm Dawson and Sons Ltd., 1915
54 [2] (ads) pp.; library markings, paper sides badly chipped, spine trimmed with no loss but now entirely disbound; the proposed solution is the issue of currency against trustee stocks instead of gold, this will put money in the pockets of the rich and the coffers of the banks to the benefit of all. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War I, economics, Great Britain, ZNI

Item #: 740241


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Some Experiences of Economic Control in War-Time. Sidney Ball Lecture, February 20, 1940, (Barnett House Papers, No. 23)

Beveridge, William / London: Oxford University Press 1940
first edition; 38, [1] pp.; minor library markings, both paper sides present but spine trimmed and now entirely disbound; experiences in the First World War. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, economic history, World War I, ZNI

Item #: 735950


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The Training of the Combatant. An Address Delivered for the Fight for Right Movement. With a Note on the Fight for Right Movement by Evelyn Underhill.

Spurgeon, Caroline F. E. / London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1916
small octavo, 30, [1] pp.; minor library markings, spine trimmed with no loss but now entirely disbound in self wrappers; the Fight for Right was a home front organization to promote hope, constancy, and self-denial and to resist a premature peace; Evelyn Underhill is better known for her works on mysticism. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War I, Great Britain, Home Front, ZNI

Item #: 733556


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Wiltshire Tithe Apportionments: Abstracts (Wiltshire Record Society)

Richard E. Sandell / Wiltshire Record Society 1975
Volume XXX for the year 1974, 172 pp., Hardcover, spine and covers faded, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0901333077
Subject/Keywords: ctt Great Britain, England, History

Item #: 731452


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The Property Qualifications of Members of Parliament (Columbia University Studies in the Social Sciences, Number 498)

Helen E. Witmer / AMS Press 1968
245 pp., Hardcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: ctt Great Britain, England, History

Item #: 731451


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Argument of Her Britannic Majesty's Counsel on the Points Mentioned in the Resolution of Her Arbitrators of July 25, 1872.

(Selborne, Roundell Palmer) / Geneva: Veresoff and Garrigues 1872
small, narrow folio, 70 pp.; library markings and now in a simople card buinder with cloth tape spine, general age toning, good; part of the Alabama Claims arbitartion. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, United States, Alabama Claims

Item #: 727003


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Conference of Prime Ministers and Representatives of the United Kingdom, The Dominions, and India, Held in June, July, and August, 1921. Summary of Proceedings and Documents. Presented to Parliament ...

Imperial Conference. (1921, London, England) / London: HMSO, 1921
narrow folio, 67 pp.; library markings, half leather binding very rubbed and hinges weak, good; much of the work of the conference was "confidential" and not disclosed here. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, colonies, Imperial federation

Item #: 727002


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