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Please can you give me any idea of value of the following nine

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Please can you give me any idea of value of the following nine books? All are in poor condition. They have come down to me through the family.
The Young Man's Best Companion. Date (hand-written on inside cover)1782
An Account of the Constitution abd Present State of Great Britain etc. Hand-written date on fly-leaf 1809, but latest date mentioned in body of work is 1758.
A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Anthems. Printed date 1819
Holy Bible (Douay version). Printed date 1853
Geography for Children. Printed date 1806
Pilgrims Progress. Hand-written date 1828
An Abridgement of the History of the Great Plague in London. Printed date 1824
The Whole Duty of Man. Printed date 1803
??History of the Bible?? (title page missing) ?late 18th C?
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Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

The Whole Duty of Man,

author H Hammond 1657,

this edition published 1803

by Fand C Rivington booksellers to The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

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Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi Keith~
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On today’s market, your 1803 later edition book entitled “The Whole Duty of Man , Laid Down in a Plain and Familiar Way, for the Use of All, But Especially the Meanest Reader.Necessary for All Families with Private Devotions for Several Occasions” by H. Hammond, originally printed in 1657 and here published in the 19th century by F and C Rivington would sell for a high average of $100 - $150 at retail. (65GBP - 98GBP or 90 euro -135euro)
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