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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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A Treatise on the Teeth. Wherein the True Causes of the several Disorders to which they are liable, are considered; and the Precautions necessary to their Preservation particularly pointed out. Together with Observations on the Practice of Scaling the Teeth: On the Use of Dentrisic Powders in general: And on the Diseases of Children in the Time of Toothing. London: Printed for Lockyer Davis, 1752. Second edition, ,51,pp., contemporary ownership inscription on half-title "Fremayne". [Bound ...
The Practice of Perspective: or, an easy method of representing natural objects according to the rules of art. Applied and exemplified in all the variety of cases; as Landskips, Gardens, Buildings of divers Kinds, their Appendages, Parts, Furniture, &c. With Rules for the Proportions, Positions, &c. Figures, both in Draught and Relievo. Also the Manner of conducting the Shadows by divers Luminaries; and Practical Methods of Designing truly, without understanding any Rules at all, A Work highly n...
CEILINGS AND WALL DESIGNS.
Album de Décorations Peintes. Première série: Plafonds, 25 planches. [Seconde série: Peintures murales, 20 planches.]
LUTTRELL PSALTER. BROWN (Michelle P.)
The Luttrell Psalter. A Facsimile. Commentary by Michelle P. Brown.
(A miscellany of antiquarian books: including agriculture, architecture, naval, law, medicine, photography, science etc.)
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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