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Forest Books was established in 1979, issuing regular catalogues and exhibiting at bookfairs throughout the UK. More
We offer a changing selection of interesting and unusual antiquarian books on a wide range of subjects.
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JACKSON (J. L.)
The Art of Riding; or, Horsemanship made Easy: Exemplified by Rules Drawn from Nature and Experience.
Graecae Linguae Institutiones; Cum scholiis et praxi Petri Antessignani Rapistagnensis: A Frid. Sylburgio denuo recognitæ: Natationibuque Henri. Stephani, Noua Syntaxi; adhæc Declinationum, Coniugationum, & Verborum anomalorum tabulis synopticis: tum, præter Capitum seriem, duobus Indicib. locupletissimis, Græco scilicet verborum, & Latino rerum, ab eodem Sylburgio in tironum gratiam auctæ atque illustratæ.
LA CONDAMINE (Charles-Marie de)
Journal of a Tour to Italy. Containing, (among many other interesting and curious Particulars) an account of the eruptions of Mount Vesuvius. Of the Curiosities discovered at Herculaneum. Of the leaning Towers of Pisa and Bologna. Detection of the Impositions used in the pretended liquefying of the Blood of St. Januarius. Parallel between the Horseraces at Rome and Newmarket. Description of Port Specia and the neighbouring Coast. Of the famous Emerald, or Holy Vessel, at Genoa. Remarks on the mo...
JUVENAL AND PERSIUS.
D. Junii Juvenalis Aquinatis Satirae XVI. ad optimorum exemplarium fidem recensitae varietate lectionum perpetuoque commentario illustratae et indice uberrimo instructae a Ge. Alex. Ruperti; quibus adjectae sunt, A. Persii Flacci Satirae, ex recensione et cum notis G. L. Koenig.
A selection of books pertaining to the book arts, particularly relating to bookbinding, printing & bookselling history - Including books from the working library of Roger Powell (1896-1990), bookbinder
We Buy Books
We are always keen to purchase books that are rare or of collectable value, either singly or collections. We give very fair prices for books that are in very good or better condition. More