shop @ Briggs & Oliver
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antiquarian and victorian hardbacks

The books listed here are in no specific order so if you are looking for a particular book please use the 'search for something' tab to the right of this page. We may have what you're looking for !

 

If not, drop us a line and we'll be happy to be of assistance.

assorted victorian hardbacks

We always have a good selection of fabulous Victorian hardbacks. They are beautifully bound, with rich vibrant covers and start from £6 each.

Email us for a selection.

 

£45.00
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Dame Wiggins of Lee and her Seven Wonderful Cats 1885

A beautifully quirky book in great condition and illustrated throughout with  twenty two woodcuts by Kate Greenaway.

Edited, with additional verses by John Ruskin and published by George Allen, 1885.

First edition. Octavo. Complete.

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Dame Wiggins of Lee and her Seven Wonderful Cats 1885

£45.00 please see below for prices inc.postage

A beautifully quirky book in great condition and illustrated throughout with  twenty two woodcuts by Kate Greenaway.

Edited, with additional verses by John Ruskin and published by George Allen, 1885.

First edition. Octavo. Complete.


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prices including postage
£110.00
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Bees and Beekeeping. Vol.1. Frank R. Cheshire.

A beautifully bound Victorian hardback on Bees and Beekeeping. Pubished by L. Upcott Gill.

In excellent condition with gilt embossed boards and illustrations throughout.

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Bees and Beekeeping. Vol.1. Frank R. Cheshire.

£110.00 please see below for prices inc.postage

A beautifully bound Victorian hardback on Bees and Beekeeping. Pubished by L. Upcott Gill.

In excellent condition with gilt embossed boards and illustrations throughout.


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£110.00
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The Honey Bee: Langstroth 1909

A beautifuly bound volume in excellent condition.

Langstroth on the Honey Bee, revised by Dadant.

Published by Dadant and Sons . 1909.

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The Honey Bee: Langstroth 1909

£110.00 please see below for prices inc. postage

A beautifuly bound volume in excellent condition.

Langstroth on the Honey Bee, revised by Dadant.

Published by Dadant and Sons . 1909.


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£200.00
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The Naturalists Library: BEES. Published 1840.

An early and rare part-leather bound book on Bees and Beekeeping.

Published 1840 by W.H.Lizars. Written by Sir William Jardine.

Boards in worn good condition with leather spine loose to top and bottom.

Inner pages tight and clean, complete.

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The Naturalists Library: BEES. Published 1840.

£200.00 please see below for prices inc.postage

An early and rare part-leather bound book on Bees and Beekeeping.

Published 1840 by W.H.Lizars. Written by Sir William Jardine.

Boards in worn good condition with leather spine loose to top and bottom.

Inner pages tight and clean, complete.


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£95.00
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8 leather bound volumes: George Elliot

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8 leather bound volumes: George Elliot

£95.00 please see below for price inc.postage

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£35.00
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The History of English Poetry: Thomas Warton

Part leather boards with light wear commensurate with age.

Inner pages clean and in good condition.

Victorian c1875

Publishers : Ward Lock & Tyler.

A full reprint - text and notes- of Edition London 1778-1781.

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The History of English Poetry: Thomas Warton

£35.00 please see below for price inc.postage

Part leather boards with light wear commensurate with age.

Inner pages clean and in good condition.

Victorian c1875

Publishers : Ward Lock & Tyler.

A full reprint - text and notes- of Edition London 1778-1781.


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