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'BECKETT (Gilbert Abbott) The Comic Histories of England and Rome, with best impressions of the humorous and coloured plates and woodcuts by JOHN LEECH, 3 vols, 8vo, NEWLY BOUND, half citron morocco extra, gilt tops, £6 6s-Punch Office, 1848-52 [1
A PRESENT for the Ladies, being an Historical Vindication of the Female Sex, to which is added the Character of an Accomplished Virgin, Wife, and Widow (in verse), 12mo, calf, 12s 6d—1692
[2 A SECOND Tale of a Tub, or the History of Robert Powell the Puppet Showman, by Thomas Burnet (son of Bishop Burnet), 8vo, calf, 58-1715
[3 AN ESSAY upon Statius (his Thebais), done into English Verse by F. Stephens, with the Poetick History illustrated, 12mo, calf, 7s 6d [4 A MODEST Enquiry addressed to the Bishop of Corke (Dr. Clayton), an exceedingly rare tract of 8 pages, 9s-Printed in the Year 1758 [5 ABBOTT (Evelyn, M.A., LL.D.) Hellenica, a Collection of Essays on Greek Poetry, Philosophy, History, and Religion, 8vo, cloth, 9s-1880 [6 ABELARDUS, Epistolæ, a Prioris Editionis Erroribus Purgatæ, Cura, R. Rawlinson, 8vo, calf, 15s-London, 1718 [7
The best edition of Abelard's letters.
ACKERMANN'S Microcosm of London, illustrated with 79 fine spirited coloured plates, by Pugin and Rowlandson, of the interiors and exteriors of the public buildings and of the manners and customs of the people, 3 vols, imperial 4to, calf, neatly rebacked, £5 10s-1813
Should be 108 plates, but the growing scarcity of the work renders an incomplete copy interesting.
ACKERMANN'S Picturesque Tour from Geneva to Milan by Way of the Simplon, illustrated with 36 coloured views of the most striking scenes and principal works of the New Road constructed over that Mountain, from designs by J. and L. Lory (of Neufchatel), with descriptive accounts by F. Schoberl, imperial 8vo, original cloth, UNCUT EDGES, £1 15s (pub. £2 12s 6d)-Ackermann's Repository, 1820 [9 ACKERMANN'S Picturesque Tour through the Oberland, in the Canton of Berne, in Switzerland, 17 coloured maps, showing the principal mountains and glaciers, imp. 8vo, original cloth, UNCUT, £1 5s (pub. £2 28)-Ackermann's Repository, 1820 [10 ACKERMANN'S Sketches of Russia, illustrated with 15 coloured plates of famous buildings, portraits, &c., NEWLY BOUND, half green morocco extra, gilt top, 9s-1814 [11 ACTON (Harriet and Rose) Poems, FIRST EDITION, 12mo, cloth, 2s 6dPrinted for the Authors, 1846 [12 ADVENTURES of Monsieur Pierre Viaud (Native of Bordeaux), with an account of his Shipwreck, frontispiece, calf, 2s 6d-1771 [13 ADVENTURES of Timothy Twig, in a Series of Poetical Epistles by Joseph Moser, 2 vols in 1, crown 8vo, calf, 2s 6d-1794 [14 ALBERTUS (F. Leandro) Descrittione di tutta Italia, FOLIO, old calf, £1 158-Bologna, 1550
With the BEAR AND RUGGED STAFF, and initials of ROBERT DUDLEY, Earl of Leicester, on the covers, the right-hand cover damaged. AINSWORTH'S Tower of London, with excellent impressions of the 40 plates and numerous woodcuts by GEORGE CRUIKSHANK, 8vo, fine copy in the original cloth, UNCUT, £1 15s-1844
ALCIATUS (Andreas) Emblemata, cum Comment. C. Minois, F. Sanctii Brocensis, et Notis Laurentii Pignorii, &c., 211 very curious and fine woodcuts, thick small 4to, rough leather (binding broken), £1 10sPetavii, ap. P. P. Tozzium, 1621 [17 AINSWORTH (W. H.) The Tower of London, a Historical Romance. THE FIFTH EDITION. With excellent impressions of the 40 plates and numerous woodcuts by George Cruikshank. Large 8vo, FINE COPY, tree calf gilt, gilt top, £1 10s 6d-1854 AINSWORTH (William Harrison) Ballads, Romantic, Fantastical, and Humorous, FIRST EDITION, with 8 whole page illustrations by Gilbert, 12mo, original cloth, UNCUT, 10s-N. D. [19 ALEMAN (Mateo) Vida y Hechos de Guzman de Alfarache, BOTH PARTS, fine impressions of the copperplates by Bouttats, dc., 2 vols in 1, calf, £1 15s-En Amberes par G. Verdussen, 1681 [20 ALGIERS. Blaquière (Edward) Narrative of a Residence in Algiers, with Anecdotes of the late War, coloured frontispiece, 4to, boards, 58— 1818 [21
ALKEN (Henry) A Touch at the Fine Arts, illustrated by 12 graphic coloured plates by Alken, with descriptions, large 8vo, original boards, very rare, £2 15s-M'Lean, 1824
[22 ALKEN (Henry) Illustrations for Landscape Scenery, drawn and engraved by himself in 24 Plates, comprising many hundred most humorous sporting and other sketches, the ORIGINAL EDITION, oblong 4to, original boards, £2 10s-1821
[23 ALISON (Sir Arch.) Principles of Population, 2 vols, 8vo, boards, 2s 61 -1840 [24 AMADIS DE GAULE. Les Livres 1-21 mis en François par le Seigneur des Essars, Nicolas de Herberay, &c., REVEU OUTRE LES PRECEDENTES IMPRESSIONS, et corrigé en une infinité de parsages qui estoyent corrumpuz, the 21 books bound in 29 vols, 18mo, old red morocco, gilt edges-Lyon, par F. Didier, B. Rigaud et Loys Cloquemin, 1577-81
A VERY RARE EDITION, not often found complete, Books IX, X, XII, XVI, XVII, XVIII, XIX, XXI, are divided and each bound in 2 vols, Book XIII has a leaf supplied in MS., and the title of Book XII is defective. AMADIS DE GAULE. Tresor de tous les Livres d'Amadis de Gaule, contenant les Harangues, Epitres, Concions, et autres Choses, les plus excellentes pour instruire la jeune noblesse de France à l'eloquence, grace, virtu, et generosite, thick 12mo, vellum-A. Lyon pour Jean Huguetan, 1582
A clean and perfect copy of this rare text-book of Chivalry from the
The two preceding works together, £12.
[25 AMERICA. A New England Tale, from the Second American Edition revised by the Author, 12mo, boards, 2s 6d-John Miller, 1822 [26 AMERICA. Columbus, or the Discovery of America, from the German of Campe, by E. Helme, post 8vo, cloth, 2s-1828 (27 AMERICA. Blome (Richard) A Description ofthe Island of Jamaca, with the other Isles and Territories in America to which the English are related, taken from the notes of Sir Thomas Gruich, Knight, Govenour of Jamaca, and other experienced persons in the said places, 3 folding maps, 18mo, whole bound, polished calf extra, yellow edges, £3 3s-London, T. Milbourn, 1672 [28
AMERICA. Burton (Robert) The English Acquisitions in Guinea and
AMERICA. Lays and Legends, or Ballads of the New World, by G. W.
Mémoires des Commissaires sur les Possessions et les Droits Respectifs des Deux Couronnes en Amerique, avec les Actes Publics et Pièces Justificatives, 3 vols, small 8vo, calf gilt, 5s—Amst. and Leipzig, 1765
[31 The Resources and Prospects of
AMERICA. Peto (Sir Morton) America, 8vo, cloth, 2s-1866 AMERICA. Wilcocke (S. H.) History of the Viceroyalty of Buenos Ayres, plates, 8vo, half bound, 28 6d-1807 AMOURS, Favourites, and Beauties of Henry of Windsor, an Historical and Biographical Apicula, by a Verderer of Windsor Forest, 3 vols in 1, 12mo, half calf, 10s—1817 [34 ANECDOTES de la Cour de Dom Jean, Roi de Navarre, 2 vols in 1, 12mo, calf, 5s-Amst., 1744 [35 ANECDOTES, chiefly Historical, on Alchymy, Astrology, Authors Books, Amazons, Duelling, Dreams, &c., &c., 2 vols, post 8vo, 5s1816
[36 ANGELO. Michael Angelo, Considered as a Philosophic Poet, with Translations by John Edward Taylor, post 8vo, cloth, 3s-1852 [37 ANSTEY (C.) The New Bath Guide, or Memoirs of the B-N-R-D Family, in a series of Poetical Epistles, woodcut illustrations, 12mo, russia neat, gilt edges, 7s 6d-1804 [38 ANGLING. Wilson's The Rod and the Gun, being Two Treatises on Angling and Shooting, plates, post 8vo, cloth, 7s 6d-1841 ANTIENT English Poesie, Miscellaneous Pieces of: The Troublesome Reign of King John, by Shakspeare, extant in no Edition of his Writings; The Metamorphosis of Pigmalion's Image, by John Marston; The Scourge of Villanie, by the same, all printed before 1600, crown 8vo, calf, SCARCE, 9s-London, 1764 ANGELIS (Paulus de) Basilicæ S. Mariæ Majoris de Urbe, a Liberio Papa I. usque ad Paulum V. Pont. Max, exquisite engraved title and 39 plates, some folding, BRILLIANT PROOF IMPRESSIONS, royal folio, old calf, fine clean copy, £1 8s-Romæ ex typ B. Zannetti, 1621
With the following inscription on title, " Ex dono Cl. V. D. BAUDRAN." ANTI-JACOBIN. Poetry of the Anti-Jacobin, by Gifford, Canning, Frere, and Ellis, 12mo, boards, UNCUT, 5s-1800 APPRENTICESHIP. The Cities Great Concern, in this Case or Question of Honour and Arms, whether Apprenticeship extinguisheth Gentry? Discoursed with a clear Refutation of the Pernicious Error that it doth, portrait of Lord Fitzwater, 18mo, half russia, 15s-W. Godbid, Little Britain, 1674
Formerly the copy of Thomas Jolley.
APPARIT Royal (Le Petit), ou Nouveau Dictionnaire Francais et Latin, 8vo, calf, 2s-Rouen, 1729 ARCHEOLOGIA, or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity, published by the Society of Antiquaries of London, numerous fine plates, Vols 9 to 27 inclusive, 19 vols, 4to, half calf, £6 6s-1789-1838
ARGENS (Le Marquis d') La Philosophie du Bon-Sens, ou Réflexions Philosophiques sur l'Incertitude des Connaissances Humaines, avec un Examen Critique des Remarques de M. l'Abbé d'Olivet, 3 vols, 16mo, 3s-La Haye, 1755 [46
ARNOLD (Cornelius) Poems on Several Occasions, comprising Songs, Fables, a Tragedy, Satires, &c., small 4to, calf gilt, 5s-1757 [47 ARIOSTO, Orlando Furioso, 2 vols, post 8vo, half red morocco, gilt edges, 4s 6d-Le Monnier, Firenze, 1854
[48 ART in Ornament and Dress, translated from the French of Charles Blanc, illustrations, Svo, cloth, 4s-1877 [49 ART Treasures Exhibition, containing engravings of the principal masterpieces of the English, Dutch, Flemish, French and German Schools, with Biographical Sketches of the Painters by John Cassell, royal 8vo, cloth, 5s-1858
[50 ART Handbooks. Transparency, Painting on Linen, on Glass, Illuminating and Missal Painting, Portrait Painting in Oil Colours, and Flower Painting, plates and cuts, in 1 vol, post 8vo, half calf gilt, 3s1856-65
ASIA MINOR. A Journal written during an Excursion in Asia Minor, by Charles Fellows, 1838, numerous plates and cuts, royal 8vo, cloth, 12s 6d-1839 [52 ATHENÆUS. Deipnosophistarum in Latinum Sermonem Versi, à Jac. Dalechampio, small folio, old morocco, covered with fleur-de-lis and the motto and arms of the "COLLEGIUM GRASSINEUM on the sides, gilt edges, £4 10s-Lugd ap Ant. de Harsy, 1583 [53
FROM THE SUNDERLAND LIBRARY, with the autograph of "C. Killigrew" on first page.
ATLAS. Philip's Imperial Library Atlas, a Series of Fifty-one New and Authentic Folding and Coloured Maps, engraved from Original Drawings, edited by William Hughes, with Valuable Index of Reference, imperial folio, half russia neat, gilt edges, £1 18s (published £5 5s)-1864 [54 ESTHETICS, by Eugèné Veron, translated by W. H. Armstrong, pos 8vo, cloth, 3s 6d-1879
ARTOLOZZI and His Works, by Andrew W. Tuer, together with a list of upwards of 2,000 (the most extensive record yet compiled) of the great Engraver's Works, engravings, some coloured, 2 vols, 4to, vellum boards, gilt top, UNCUT, £2 5s-1882
BABBLE Brook Songs, by J. H. M'Naughton, post 8vo, cloth, presentation copy to B. W. Proctor, 3s
BACON (Lord) Works. Fine portrait, 10 vols, 8vo, half calf, sprinkled edges, £1 10s-1803
BANESTON (Comte du) Mémoires du Comte de Baneston, écrits par le Chevalier de Forceville, 2 vols, small 8vo, FINE COPY, in old red morocco, extra gilt edges (BY DEROME), £1 5s—La Haye, 1755 5.
BEACONSFIELD. Anti-Coningsby, or the New Generation Grown
A clever and caustic satire upon the Author of Coningsby.
Extremely scarce. "A drama of startling merit in itself, and when considered as the composition of a youth under nineteen, not surpassed by any other poetic product at a like age."-Thos. F. Kelsall (article on Thos. Lovel Beddoes) in the "Fortnightly Review," July, 1872.
BELLARMINI De Scriptoribus Ecclesiasticum Appendice, Philipii Labbe, 8vo, 2s 6d-Paris, 1658
BELL'S British Theatre, illustrated with upwards of 90 fine plates and character portraits of eminent Female and Male Performers by Smirke, Stothard, Fuseli, De Wilde, and others, Vols 1 to 18, LARGE PAPER, calf, £2 15s-1780, &c. [65 BENTHAM (Jeremie) Traités de Législation, Civile et Penale, par Dumont, Svo, cloth, 3s-1858
BEWICK. Kay (R.) The New Preceptor, or Young Lady and Gentleman's Instructor in the Rudiments of the English Tongue, numerous emblematical cuts by Bewick, 12mo, half calf, neat, 5s-Newcastle, 1801 [67 BEWICK. Turner's (R.) Easy Introduction to the Arts and Sciences, with an Abridgement of Natural History, numerous cuts by Bewick, 18mo, half morocco, 7s 6d-1816
BEWICK (Percy, Bp.) The Hermit of Warkworth. A Northumberland Ballad, with designs by Mr. Craig, engraved on wood by Mr. Bewick, SECOND EDITION, large paper, royal 8vo, half green morocco extra, gilt edges, £1 5s-Alnwick, 1807
A few copies of the second edition were printed in royal 8vo to match with Bewick's other works.-" Bell's Catalogue," page 46.
BEWICK. Hugo (T.) Descriptive Catalogue of the Works of Thomas and John Bewick, with Appendix of Portraits, Autographs, &c., numerous facsimile woodcuts, 8vo, cloth, 17s 6d-1866
BEWICK. Bloomfield's Farmer's Boy, Bewick's woodcuts, large paper, 8vo, calf, 78 6d-1800
BEWICK. Goldsmith's England Abridged, the SECOND EDITION, with
BEWICK. Christmas Tales for the Amusement of Young Ladies and Gentlemen in Winter Evenings, by Solomon Sobersides, cuts by Bewick, 32mo, half morocco, 9s-Glasgow, 1806
BEWICK. Gay (J.) Fables, 50 woodcuts by Bewick, 12mo, sheep, 5s1821 [75 BEWICK (Thomas) Memoir written by himself, embellished with numerous wood engravings designed and engraved by the Author for a work on Fishes, and NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED, 8vo, clean in cloth, UNCUT, 159-1862 776