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CONDITIONS OF SALE.
1. The highest bidder to be the buyer; and if any dispute arise between bidders, the lot so disputed shall be immediately put up again, provided the seller cannot decide the said dispute.
II. No person to advance less than 6d.; above ten shillings, 1s.; above five pounds, 2s. 6d.; and so on.
III. The purchasers to give in their names and places of abode, and to pay down 10s. in the pound, if required, in part payment of the purchasemoney; in default of which the lot or lots purchased to be immediately put up again and resold.
IV. The lots to be taken away, at the buyer's expense, immediately after the conclusion of the sale; in default of which Messrs. SOTHEBY, WILKINSON & HODGE will not hold themselves responsible if lost, stolen, damaged, or otherwise destroyed, but they will be left at the sole risk of the purchaser. If, at the expiration of ONE WEEK after the conclusion of the sale, the books or other property are not cleared or paid for, they will then be catalogued for immediate sale, and the expense, the same as if re-sold, will be added to the amount at which the books were bought. Messrs. SOTHEBY, WILKINSON and HODGE will have the option of reselling the lots uncleared either by public or private sale, without any notice being given to the defaulter.
V. All the books are presumed to be perfect, unless otherwise expressed; but
if upon collating, any should prove defective, the purchaser will be at liberty to take or reject them, provided they are returned within ONE WEEK after the conclusion of the sale, when the purchase-money will be returned.
VI. The sale of any book or books is not to be set aside on account of any stained or short leaves of text or plates, want of list of plates, or on account of the publication of any subsequent volume, supplement, appendix, or plates. All the manuscripts, autographs, all magazines and reviews, all books in lots, and all tracts in lots or volumes, will be sold with all faults, imperfections, and errors of description. The sale of any illustrated book, lot of prints or drawings is not to be set aside on account of any error in the enumeration of the numbers stated, or errors of description.
VII. NO IMPERFECT BOOK will be taken back, unless a note accompanies each book, stating its imperfections, with the number of lot and date of the sale at which the same was purchased.
VIII. To prevent inaccuracy in the delivery, and inconvenience in the settle. ment of the purchases, no lot can on any account be removed during the time of sale.
IX. Upon failure of complying with the above Conditions, the money required and deposited in part of payment shall be forfeited; and if any loss is sustained in the reselling of such lots as are not cleared or paid for, all charges on such re-sale shall be made good by the defaulters at this sale.
Gentlemen who cannot attend the Sale may have their Commissions faithfully executed by their humble servants,
SOTHEBY WILKINSON & HODGE,
EXTENSIVE, IMPORTANT & VALUABLE COLLECTION
BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS,
OF THE LATE
Quarita & ACTES
SIR WILLIAM TITE, C.B., M.P.,
F.S.A. F.R.S. F.G.S. &c.
FIRST DAY'S SALE.
Mitchell 1 Aberdeen (G. Earl of) on Grecian Architecture, 1822—Burgess (R.)
12mo. Paris, 1662
From this scarce and curious book of drolleries Swift took many of
3 ACKERMANN (R.) MICROCOSM OF LONDON, 3 vol. proof and coloured
half red morocco extra, g. e. A. Pugin's own copy, roy. 4to. 1808-9
AT REGENSPURG (Ratisbon), &c. Translated owt of Latyne into 8
black letter, morocco extra, by F. Bedford, VERY SCARCE, 16mo. M.D.XLII
This work was rigidly suppressed as soon as published, in order to
Adams (J.) Anatomy and Diseases of the Prostrate Gland
MANUSCRIPT, a curious specimen of caligraphy, calf gilt, 8vo. SEC. Xix
red morocco, g. e. in red morocco case
alkelt 26 Albin (E.) Natural History of English Song-Birds, part of Ei in MS. calf, sold with all faults
small 8vo. 1779
Alciphron's Epistles (translated by W. Beloe)
Parsons 30 ALE. The Ex-Ale-tation of Ale (in Verse),
calf, sold with all faults, very scarce
Quaritch 36 ALLOTT (R.) ENGLAND'S PARNASSUS: or the choysest Flowers of our
withdrawn 37 Alphabeta varia, scilicet; Brammhanicum, Romæ, 1771—Indica, ib. 1791 -Armenum, ib. 1781-Ethiopicum, ib. 1789-Cophtum, ib. s. a.Chaldaicum (Estranghelo), ib. 1636-Hebraicum et Samaritanum, ib. 1771-Grandonico-Malabaricum, ib. 1772-Barmanorum Regni Arensis, ib. 1787-Illyricum et Slavonicum, ib. 1783-Græcum, ib. 1771-Etruscum, ib. 1771-Arabicum, ib. 1715-Persicum, ib. 1783 small 8vo. in 2 vol.
small 8vo. 1671326
Mitchell 39 Quarto 40
38 AMADIS DE GAULE, written in French by the Lord of Essars Nicholas
title mended, else fine copy in blue morocco extra, g. e. a very rare
AMERICA. MUNDUS NOVUS, Albericus Vespucius Laurentio Petri de
beautiful copy of a very rare edition of the Latin version of Vespucius's
41 America, or an exact Description of the West-Indies, by N. N. map,
Quaritch 42 Amoris Effigies, autograph of "Narcissus Luttrell, His Book, 1681" Maurin 48mo. Excudebat R. Daniel, s. a. 43 Amory (T.) Life of John Buncle, old gilt russia 8vo. 1756 Amours des Dames illustres de nostre Siècle, plates, with frontispiece dated 1681,
morocco extra, gilt marbled edges, by Niedrée, small 12mo. Cologne, 1680 ** This rare edition, which is totally different from any described by Brunet, contains Alosie, Le Palais Royal, Histoire de l'amour feinte du Roi pour Madame, La Princesse, Le Perroquet, Junonie, Les fausses Prudes, La Déroute et l'Adieu des Filles de Joie, and Le Passe-temps Royal.
45 Amusemens serieux et comiques
24mo. Amst. 1629 pro 1729
47 Anderson (C.) Annals of the English Bible, woodcuts,
48 Anderson (R.) Ballads in the Cumberland Dialect, with Notes and
FIRST EDITION, EXTREMELY RARE, fine copy, in blue morocco, g. e.
Andreossy (F.) Histoire du Canal de Languedoc, plans, 8vo. Paris, 1800 51 Aneurin (a Welsh Bard of the VIth Century) Y Gododin, with English Translation by Rev. J. Williams ab Ithel, crown 8vo. Llandovery, 1852 52 Angell (S.) and T. Evans, Sculptures Metopes of Selinus, plates, fol. 1826 53 Angelo (H.) School of Fencing, plates, oblong 8vo. 1787-Art of Defence with Broad Sword and Sabre, plates, 8vo. 1798
51 Anglesea. Social Condition of its People in the Reign of James I,
Anglers, in 2 vol. woodcuts
55 ANGLING. Collection of right merrie Garlands for North Country
56 [Annett (P.)] Collection of the Tracts of a certain Free Enquirer noted Bumstead
by his Sufferings for his Opinions, 8vo. n. d.-History of the Man
S. Chandler, 1762, MS. notes, calf extra, foolscap 8vo. in one vol.