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Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon.   Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation   by William Caxton.

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon. Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation by William Caxton.

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91
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$30,750$25,000

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon. Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation by William Caxton. Westminster: Wynkyn de Worde, 13 April 1495. Folio, 382 of 398 leaves, More ...

Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society.

Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society.

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92
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$5,535$4,500

Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society. London: Printed for J.G. for R. Royston, 1651. First English edition of De Cive, 12mo, extra engraved title, More ...

Holinshed, Raphael (d. 1580?) A Fragment of the Chronicles  : Gerald of Wales's The Irish Historie.

Holinshed, Raphael (d. 1580?) A Fragment of the Chronicles : Gerald of Wales's The Irish Historie.

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93
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$2,214$1,800

Holinshed, Raphael (d. 1580?) A Fragment of the Chronicles: Gerald of Wales's The Irish Historie. [London: at the expenses of Iohn Harison, George Bishop, Rafe Newberie, Henrie Denham, and Thomas More ...

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper.

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper.

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94
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$1,845$1,500

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper. London: Printed by Henrie Middleton, 1580. First edition, quarto, title printed within More ...

Hurault, Michel (d. 1592) A Discourse upon the Present State of France.

Hurault, Michel (d. 1592) A Discourse upon the Present State of France.

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95
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Hurault, Michel (d. 1592) A Discourse upon the Present State of France. [London: J. Wolfe], 1588. Variant of the first edition dissimilar to the three described in ESTC in minor details but most More ...

Jewel, John (1522-1571) A Viewe of a Seditious Bul Sent into Englande, from Pius Quintus Bishop of Rome, Anno. 1569.

Jewel, John (1522-1571) A Viewe of a Seditious Bul Sent into Englande, from Pius Quintus Bishop of Rome, Anno. 1569.

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96
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$2,214$1,800

Jewel, John (1522-1571) A Viewe of a Seditious Bul Sent into Englande, from Pius Quintus Bishop of Rome, Anno. 1569. London: Printed by R. Newberie, & H. Bynneman, 1582. First edition, octavo, large More ...

John Chrysostom, Saint (d. 407); trans. Evelyn, John (1620-1706) The Golden Book of St. John Chrysostom, Concerning the Education of Ch

John Chrysostom, Saint (d. 407); trans. Evelyn, John (1620-1706) The Golden Book of St. John Chrysostom, Concerning the Education of Ch

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97
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$6,150$5,000

John Chrysostom, Saint (d. 407); trans. Evelyn, John (1620-1706) The Golden Book of St. John Chrysostom, Concerning the Education of Children. London: Printed by D[avid] M[axwell] for G[abriel] More ...

Jonstonus, Joannes (1603-1675) The Idea of Practical Physick in Twelve Books.

Jonstonus, Joannes (1603-1675) The Idea of Practical Physick in Twelve Books.

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98
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$3,321$2,700

Jonstonus, Joannes (1603-1675) The Idea of Practical Physick in Twelve Books. London: Printed by Peter Cole, Printer and Book=seller, at the Sign of the Printing=Press in Cornhil, near the Royal More ...

Joye, George (c. 1495-1553) The Letters whyche Johan Ashwell Priour of Newnham Abbey besydes Bedforde, sente secretly to the Byshope of

Joye, George (c. 1495-1553) The Letters whyche Johan Ashwell Priour of Newnham Abbey besydes Bedforde, sente secretly to the Byshope of

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99
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Joye, George (c. 1495-1553) The Letters whyche Johan Ashwell Priour of Newnham Abbey besydes Bedforde, sente secretly to the Byshope of Lyncolne, in the yeare of our Lord M.D.xxvii. [Strassburg, More ...

Kingsmill, Andrew (1538-1569) A Viewe of Mans Estate, wherein the Great Mercie of God in Mans Free Justification by Christ, is Very Com

Kingsmill, Andrew (1538-1569) A Viewe of Mans Estate, wherein the Great Mercie of God in Mans Free Justification by Christ, is Very Com

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Kingsmill, Andrew (1538-1569) A Viewe of Mans Estate, wherein the Great Mercie of God in Mans Free Justification by Christ, is Very Comfortably Declared [...] Wherein is Annexed a Godly Advise More ...

La Noue, Francois de (1531-1591) The Politicke and Militarie Discourses of the Lord de la Novve.

La Noue, Francois de (1531-1591) The Politicke and Militarie Discourses of the Lord de la Novve.

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101
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La Noue, Francois de (1531-1591) The Politicke and Militarie Discourses of the Lord de la Novve. London: Printed for T[homas] C[adman] and E[dward] A[ggas] by Thomas Orwin, 1587. First English More ...

La Perriere, Guillaume de (1499-1565) The Mirrour of Policie. A Worke No Less Profitable than Necessary, for Princes, Magistrates, and

La Perriere, Guillaume de (1499-1565) The Mirrour of Policie. A Worke No Less Profitable than Necessary, for Princes, Magistrates, and

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102
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$2,214$1,800

La Perriere, Guillaume de (1499-1565) The Mirrour of Policie. A Worke No Less Profitable than Necessary, for Princes, Magistrates, and Governours of Estates and Commonweales. London: Printed by Adam More ...

Lamb, Francis (fl. circa 1673) Astroscopium: or Two Hemispheres, Containing all the Northern and Southern Constellations.

Lamb, Francis (fl. circa 1673) Astroscopium: or Two Hemispheres, Containing all the Northern and Southern Constellations.

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103
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$5,228$4,250

Lamb, Francis (fl. circa 1673) Astroscopium: or Two Hemispheres, Containing all the Northern and Southern Constellations. London: Printed by W. Leybourn, for the author, and are to be sold by R. More ...

Lanquet, Thomas (1521-1545) An Epitome of Cronicles.

Lanquet, Thomas (1521-1545) An Epitome of Cronicles.

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104
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Lanquet, Thomas (1521-1545) An Epitome of Cronicles. London: Imprinted in fletestrete in the house of Thomas Berthelet, 1549. First edition, quarto, lacking title page (colophon leaf bound as first More ...

Lawrence, Thomas (fl. circa 1664) Mercurius Centralis: or, a Discourse of Subterraneal Cockle, Muscle, and Oyster-shels.

Lawrence, Thomas (fl. circa 1664) Mercurius Centralis: or, a Discourse of Subterraneal Cockle, Muscle, and Oyster-shels.

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105
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$3,075$2,500

Lawrence, Thomas (fl. circa 1664) Mercurius Centralis: or, a Discourse of Subterraneal Cockle, Muscle, and Oyster-shels. London: Printed by J[ohn] G[rismond] for J. Collins, and are to be sold at More ...

Leybourn, William (1626-1716) The Art of Numbring by Speaking-Rods: Vulgarly termed Nepeirs Bones.

Leybourn, William (1626-1716) The Art of Numbring by Speaking-Rods: Vulgarly termed Nepeirs Bones.

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106
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Leybourn, William (1626-1716) The Art of Numbring by Speaking-Rods: Vulgarly termed Nepeirs Bones. London: Printed by T[homas] B[raddyll] for H[annah] Sawbridge, at the Bible on Ludgate-Hill, 1685. More ...

Livius, Titus (64 or 59 BC-AD 12 or 17); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Romane Historie.

Livius, Titus (64 or 59 BC-AD 12 or 17); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Romane Historie.

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107
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$10,455$8,500

Livius, Titus (64 or 59 BC-AD 12 or 17); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Romane Historie. London: Printed by Adam Islip, 1600. First edition in English, folio, large printer's woodcut device More ...

Llwyd, Humphrey (1527-1568) The Breviary of Britayne.

Llwyd, Humphrey (1527-1568) The Breviary of Britayne.

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108
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$5,535$4,500

Llwyd, Humphrey (1527-1568) The Breviary of Britayne. [London: Imprinted by Richard Iohnes: and are to be solde at his shop, ioynyng to the southwest doore of Paules Church], 1573. First edition in More ...

Locke, John (1632-1704) An Essay Concerning Humane Understanding in Four Books.

Locke, John (1632-1704) An Essay Concerning Humane Understanding in Four Books.

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109
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Locke, John (1632-1704) An Essay Concerning Humane Understanding in Four Books. London: Printed [by Elizabeth Holt] for Tho. Basset, and sold by Edw. Mory at the sign of the Three Bibles in St. More ...

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money.

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money.

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110
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Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money. London: Printed for A. and J. Churchil at the Black Swan in Pater-Noster-Row, 1695. Second edition, octavo, More ...

Love, John (fl. circa 1688) Geodaesia: or, the Art of Surveying and Measuring of Land, Made Easie, by Plain and Practical Rules, How to

Love, John (fl. circa 1688) Geodaesia: or, the Art of Surveying and Measuring of Land, Made Easie, by Plain and Practical Rules, How to

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Love, John (fl. circa 1688) Geodaesia: or, the Art of Surveying and Measuring of Land, Made Easie, by Plain and Practical Rules, How to Survey, Protract, Cast up, Reduce or Divide any Piece of Land More ...

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie.

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie.

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112
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Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie. London: by T[homas] C[reede] for VV[illiam] P[onsonby], 1595. Folio, first edition in English, small folio, title within ornamental woodcut More ...

Markham, Gervase (1568?-1637) Hungers Prevention: or, the Whole Arte of Fowling by Water and Land.

Markham, Gervase (1568?-1637) Hungers Prevention: or, the Whole Arte of Fowling by Water and Land.

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113
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$2,829$2,300

Markham, Gervase (1568?-1637) Hungers Prevention: or, the Whole Arte of Fowling by Water and Land. London: Printed by A[ugustine] Math[ewes] for Anne Helme and Thomas Langley, 1621. First edition, More ...

Mediolano, Joannes de (fl. 1100) Regimen Sanitatis Salerni. This Boke Teachinge All People to Governe them in Helthe, is Translated out

Mediolano, Joannes de (fl. 1100) Regimen Sanitatis Salerni. This Boke Teachinge All People to Governe them in Helthe, is Translated out

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114
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$2,460$2,000

Mediolano, Joannes de (fl. 1100) Regimen Sanitatis Salerni. This Boke Teachinge All People to Governe them in Helthe, is Translated out of the Latyne Tonge in to Englyshe by Thomas Paynel. [Londini: More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Eikonoklastes in Answer to a Book Intitl'd Eikon Basilike.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Eikonoklastes in Answer to a Book Intitl'd Eikon Basilike.

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115
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$8,610$7,000

Milton, John (1608-1674) Eikonoklastes in Answer to a Book Intitl'd Eikon Basilike. London: Printed by Matthew Simmons, next dore to the gilded Lyon in Aldersgate street, 1649. First edition, More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it.

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116
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Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it. London: Printed for Thomas Underhill, 1641. First edition of Milton's More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books.

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117
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$13,530$11,000

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books. London: Printed by S. Simmons, and are to be sold by T. Helder at the Angel in Little Brittain, 1669. First edition, seventh title page More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in IV Books. To which is added Samson Agonistes.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in IV Books. To which is added Samson Agonistes.

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118
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$4,305$3,500

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in IV Books. To which is added Samson Agonistes. London: Printed by J.M. for John Starkey at the Mitre in Fleetstreet, near Temple-Bar, 1671. First More ...

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

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119
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$14,760$12,000

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers and Sundrie Herbs, Trees, Oyles, Plants, & Stones. London: More ...

Montemayor, Jorge de (1520?-1561) Diana of George of Montemayor: Translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong of the Midd

Montemayor, Jorge de (1520?-1561) Diana of George of Montemayor: Translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong of the Midd

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120
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$9,225$7,500

Montemayor, Jorge de (1520?-1561) Diana of George of Montemayor: Translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong of the Middle Temple Gentleman. London: Printed by Edm. Bollifant, More ...