Forest Books

Carlton View, 17 Main Street, Normanton-on-Cliffe, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 3BH

Contacts: W R H Laywood

Rare and unusual antiquarian books on a wide variety of subjects

Exhibitor's Highlights

The Calcutta Annual Register and Directory, for the Year of our Lord 1818...

£775.00

The School of Fencing, with a General Explanation of the Principal Attitudes and Positions Peculiar to the Art. Dedicated to their Royal Highnesses The Duke of Gloucester and Prince Henry-Frederic.

£3450.00

R. Hornnsby & Sons [Grantham, Lincolnshire], Royal Agricultural Society of England’s First Prize Drills.

£95.00

Histoire de la Laponie, sa description, l’origine, les moeurs, la manière de vivre de ses habitants, leur religion, leur magie, & les choses rares du païs. Traduites du Latin.

£1395.00

The Sportsman’s Directory: or, tractate on gunpowder, founded on a series of experiments: together with some remarks and suggestions on fire-arms.

£795.00

Report Relative to a Proposed Railway Communication between the City of Glasgow and the Towns of Paisley and Johnstone.

£245.00

Pacific Islands - Sailing Directions.

£375.00

The Botanic Garden; A Poem, in Two Parts. Part I. Containing the Economy of Vegetation. Part II. The Loves of the Plants. With Philosophical Notes.

£1200.00

Memoires Relating to the State of the Royal Navy of England, for Ten Years, Determin’d December 1688.

£2000.00

The London and Country Brewer. Containing the whole art of brewing all sorts of malt-liquors, as practised both in town and country...

£445.00

The Bible, that is, the Holy Scriptures conteined in the Old and New Testament.

£1695.00

The Art of Archerie. Shewing how it is most necessary in these times for this kingdome, both in Peace and War.

£3445.00

Systema Horti-culturæ: or, The Art of Gardening. In three books.

£1200.00

The Jewel House of Art and Nature: Containing Divers Rare and Profitable Inventions, together with sundry new Experiments in the Art of Husbandry,

£2895.00

Observations on the Neilgherries, Including an Account of their Topography, Climate, Soil & Productions, and of the Effects of the Climate on the European Constitution

£1750.00

Wharncliffe, Wortley,and the Valley of the Don. Photographically Illustrated by Theophilus Smith.

£695.00

Letters of Anna Seward: Written between the years 1878 and 1807.

£795.00

A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes by Several Hands and a Collection of Poems in Four Volumes by Several Hands

£950.00