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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DILLENIUS (John Jacob)
Historia Muscorum: A General History of Land and Water, &c. Mosses and Corals, containing all the known Species, exhibited by about 1000 figures, on 85 large royal 4to copper plates, collected, drawn and engraved in the best, manner from the originals.
NOVEL. OPIE (Mrs. [Amelia Alderson])
Tales of the Heart. By Mrs. Opie.
A Treatise on the Construction, Proper Use, and Capabilities of Smith, Beck, and Beck's Achromatic Microscopes.
GEORGENS (Jan Daniel) & GAYETTE (Jeanne Marie von)
The Ladies' Book of Needle Work, Including Embroidery, Braiding, Knitting, Crotchet, &c. A Series of Sixty-Four Entirely New Designs Printed in Colours, with Instructions by D. Georgens and J. M. von Gayette Georgens.
A Selection of Books from the Library of Anthony R. A. Hobson
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