124. CARENA, HYACINTHE.: Essai d'un Parallele entre les Forces Physiques et les Forces Morales Turin, L'Imprimerie Royale, 1817. 8vo, pp [2], 201, uncut in original wrappers, neatly respined in paper, a fine copy in original state,

FIRST EDITION of this curious correlation of the physical sciences with moral philosophy. £45.00

125. GEOLOGICAL ATLAS. STANFORD, EDWARD.: Stanford's Geological Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland with Plates of Characteristic Fossils Preceded by Descriptions of the Geological Structure...and of the features observable along the principal lines of the railway. By Horace B Woodward. London, Edward Stanford, 1914-13. 2 volumes, small 8vo, pp xii, 214, [the letterpress section, including folding chart, text diagrams and index], single page frontispiece map of Britain, and 37 double page county/ area/ island maps, engraved and with hand-stencil led colour wash, 16 double-page plates of fossils, bound in original blue cloth gilt,

FOURTH EDITION, based upon and expanded from Reynold's Geological atlas of the 1880's, itself taken from the maps of the Geological Survey, and a masterpiece of colourful map-making of its period, yet made as a handbook for a mass audience. To this edition, which is the best, were added maps and descriptions of the Channel Islands; the work was the bible for the fossil hunter of its time, and is still useful. This copy comes with the very scarce 'Photographic Supplement...arranged and edited by Horace B Woodward with the cooperation of Miss Hilda D Sharpe. Pp 113, Stanford 1913. Matching original blue cloth. £60.00

126. HOUSEHOLD RECIPES.: The School of Arts, or Fountain of KNowledge: containing a collection of Valuable and Choice Recipes peculiar to the Fair Sex...useful to the Countryman, or Man of Business. London, J Bailey, circa 1815. 12mo, pp 72, finely bound [not recently] by Bayntun of Bath in three quarter tree calf over marbled boards with marbled endpapers, gilt edges, spine gilt with longitudinal red label, a fine clean copy,

FIRST EDITION THUS, though of course one of the countless variations of this title and compilation issued from the mid 18th Century onwards, This particular example, unrecorded in COPAC, is interesting as including 'Recipes peculiar to the fair sex' in the title, with part one commencing with' Washes for beautifying and improving the complexion', followed by Chemical Amusements, Art of Forcing Fruit Trees...diet and husbandry . Bailey produced a similar publication in about 1800 under slightly different title, but this version is clearly later. A very attractive copy. £150.00

127. MEDICINE. BALL, JAMES MOORES.: The Sack-'em-up Men. An account of the rise and fall of the Modern Resurrectionists. Edinburgh, Oliver and Boyd, 1928. 8vo, pp xxxi, [1], 216, 60 plates plus text illustrations, uncut in original cloth, a very good clean bright copy, FIRST EDITION; a standard scholarly study of this unsavory aspect of anatomical history. With ownership of medical historian H Willoughby Lyle. £25.00

128. MOTORING. LUNDVIK, ERIK.: Motorinstruktören. Instruktionsbok för automobilförare och montörer samt chaufförskolorna. Upsala, Almquest & Wiksells, 1916. Small 8vo, pp xxxxvi, 224, 56, [4], illustrations, many photographic, throughout, maps, adverts etc, booklet in pocket at the rear, original pictorial cloth, a very good clean copy,

FIRST EDITION, very rare; this Swedish guide to the automobile and petrol engine generally was prepared during the First World War for the use of chauffeurs and others, and is an attractive presentation of the new technology with photographs of models, specifications, adverts etc. Postwar Stockholm printings are quite common but this Uspalla printing is rare. £35.00