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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The Gentlemans Recreation. In Two Parts. The First being an Encyclopedy of the Arts and Sciences... The Second Part, Treats of Horsmanship, Hawking, Hunting, Fowling, Fishing, and Agriculture. With a Short Treatise of Cock-Fighting; for the Breeding, Dyetting, Ordering, Matching, and Fighting them. All which are collected from the most authentick authors, and the many gross errors therein corrected, with great enlargements, made by those well experienced in the said recreations. And for the bet...
A New Abridgement and Critical Review of the State Trials: Wherein are inserted, several trials not in any other collection. Also, some trials that were taken in haste and scarce intelligible, are brought into regular order; and many Deficiencies throughout the Whole supply'd. Likewise, remarks are made on each trial, shewing what the Law in Criminal Cases anciently was; how it has been altered, and stands at this Day. Together with impartial Memoirs of the Times and Characters of the Sufferers....
JOERDENS (Johann Heinrich)
Descriptio Nervi Ischiadici Iconibus Illustrata.
CLARKE (Sir Arthur)
A Code of Instructions for the Treatment of Sufferers from Railroad and Steam-boat Accidents; sudden attacks of illness, and suspended animation from various causes, until medical aid can be procured. Also, an essay on the cure of diseases, by means of water, exercise, and diet.
(A miscellany of antiquarian books: including agriculture, architecture, naval, law, medicine, photography, science etc.)
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