Welcome to Forest Books
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 New Method of Brewing Malt Liquor, in Small Quantities for Domestic use.
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 ...
Directions for Using the Patent Saccharometer, for brewing ale and beer, at all times to the same strength, also shewing the comparative value of malt, &c. Invented by the late John Dicas, and for upwards of sixteen years, made only by his daughter and successor, Mary Arstall, late Mary Dicas, mathematical instrument maker, Liverpool: the only proprietor of the patent, who, for some time previous to the decease of her father, assisted in making the above instruments. The manufactory of the paten...
JACKSON (J. L.)
The Art of Riding; or, Horsemanship made Easy: Exemplified by Rules Drawn from Nature and Experience.
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