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503 AYEEN AKBERY, or the Institutes of the Emperor Akber, translated from the original Persian by F. Gladwin; 2 vols. 4to, russia, 1. 1s.


The same; 2 vols. 8vo, calf, 9s.



505 AYLIFFE'S (Dr.) Case at Oxford, giving an account of his unjust Prosecution, &c. ; 8vo, Sir James Mackintosh's copy, with a MS. note by him, 5s.


506 AYLOFFE'S (Sir Joseph) Calendars of the Ancient Charters, and of the Welch and Scottish Rolls now remaining in the Tower of London; also Calendars of all the Treaties of Peace between England and Scotland, and of sundry Letters and Public Instruments relating to Scotland in the Chapter House at Westminster, together with Catalogues of the Records brought to Berwick from the Royal Treasury at Edinburgh; to which are added Memoranda concerning the Affairs of IRELAND, extracted from the Tower Records, with an Introduction, giving some Account of the Public Records; 4to, plates, half-bound, uncut, with MS. Notes in short hand, 15s.

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Historical Description of an ancient Picture at Windsor
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Privately printed, 1773
Historical Description of an ancient Painting at Cowdry
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1778 510 AYSCOUGH's (Rev. Samuel) Catalogue of the Manuscripts preserved in the British Museum; 2 vols. 4to, bds. 12s. 1788 Verbal Index to Shakspeare, calculated to point out the different Meanings to which the Words are applied; royal 8vo, calf, neat, 16s.


1790 512 The same; medium 8vo, beautifully printed by Davidson, boards, 18s. - 1827 513 BABBAGE's (C.) Ninth Bridgewater Treatise ; 8vo, bds. 9s. 1837 514 Reflections on the Decline of Science in England, and on some of its Causes; 8vo. bds. 7s.



515 BABER'S (Rev. H. H.) Address to the Public on the Expediency of publishing a Facsimile of the Codex Alexandrinus; 8vo, 2s. 516 Babington's (Gervase, Bp. of Exeter) Profitable Exposition of the Lords Prayer.-Briefe Conference betwixt Man's Frailtie and Faith.-Certaine plaine, briefe, and comfortable Notes upon every Chapter of Genesis; 3 vols. in 1, small 4to, good copy, in old calf, 15s.


517 BABINGTON's (John) Pyrotechnia, or a Discourse of Artificiall Fireworkes for Pleasure, whereunto is annexed a short Treatise of Geometry, with the Extraction of the Square Roote to 25,000 and the Cubicke Roote to 10,000; small folio, frontispiece containing portrait by Droeshout, and plates, very fine impressions, neat, 16s.


518 BACK'S (Capt. George) Narrative of the Arctic Land Expedition to the Mouth of the great Fish River, and along the Shores of the Arctic Ocean, in the Years 1833, 1834, and 1835; 4to, LARGE PAPER, map and plates, PROOF IMPRESSIONS, (pub. at 31. 3s.) bds. 18s.


519 BACON'S (Francis, Lord) WORKS, with Life by Mallet, edited by the Rev. John Gambold and W. Bowyer; 4to, russia extra, marbled edges, 107.

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1765 the same; 5 vols. 4to, portrait, calf neat, 51. 5s. 1778 Works, last genuine Edition; 10 vols. 8vo, portrait, calf gilt, 47. 14s. Gd.


WORKS. A new Edition by Basil Montagu; 17 vols. 8vo, portrait, cloth, 7l. 17s. 6d. 1825-34 Theory of the Firmament, Fable of Cupid, Letters, &c. translated into English by Basil Montagu; and Essays, translated into Latin; 8vo, bds. 7s. 6d. 1834 Philosophical Works, methodized and made English from the Originals, with occasional Notes by P. Shaw, M.D. 3 vols. 4to, portrait, neat, 17. 10s. 1733

Elements of the Common Lawes of England, branched into a double Tract: the one containing Rules and Maximes; the other, the Use of the Law; 2 vols. in 1, sm. 4to, 5s. 1630 His Apologie in certaine Imputations concerning the late Earle of Essex; small 4to, scarce, 5s.



Remaines; small 4to, last leaf deficient, 2s.
Resuscitatio, or bringing into Light severall Pieces, civil,
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Wm. Rawley, D.D.; small folio, portrait, neat, 8s. 1657
Containing his Speeches, Treatises written or referring to Queen Elizabeth's
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Essays; to which is added, The Wisdom of the Ancients :
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Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients, edited by Basil Mon-
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1836 History of the Reigne of King Henry the Seventh; small folio, neat, 7s. 1628.

"Bacon's Henry the Seventh betrays too much of the apologist for arbi. trary power, but is otherwise of great value; it is written from original, and now lost, materials, with vigour and philosophical acuteness."

Drake's Shakspeare and his Times. 532 BACON'S (John) Liber Regis, vel Thesaurus Rerum Ecclesiasticarum, with an Appendix, containing proper Directions and Precedents relating to Presentations, Inductions, &c. thick 4to, calf, scarce, 11.5s.

“A very valuable and useful work."—Lowndes.


533 BACON'S (John Francis) Six Years in Biscay, comprising a Personal Narrative of the Sieges of Bilbao, in June 1835, and from October to December 1836, &c.; 8vo, map and plates (pub. at 14s.) bds. 5s.


534 BACON'S (N.) Account of the fearful Estate of Francis Spira, in the year 1548, London, 1657.-Narrative of the grievous Visitation and dreadful Desertion of Mr. Peacock, ib.1641; 18mo, neat, 6s.

535 BACON'S (N.) Historical and Political Discourse of the Laws and Government of England, from the first Times to the end of the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, with a Vindication of the ancient Way of Parliaments in England, collected from some MS. Notes of Selden; roy. 4to, best Edition, uncut, 9s. 1760 Highly praised by the Earl of Chatham in his Letters to his Nephew.

536 BACON'S (Roger) Cure of Old Age and Preservation of Youth, with an Account of his Life and Writings, by R. Browne ; also, a Physical Account of the Tree of Life, by E. M. Arrais; small 8vo, neat, 6s.

1683 537 BACON's (James) Life and Times of Francis the First, King of France; 2 vols. 8vo, portrait, (pub. at 17. 8s.) 17. 1s. 1830 538 BACON'S (Lieut. T.) First Impressions and Studies from Nature in Hindoostan; 2 vols. 8vo, plates (pub. at 17. 10s.), cloth, 10s. 6d.


539 BADHAM (Dr. David) on the Nature of Inflammation; 8vo, sewed, Glasgow, 1834


540 BAGSHAW'S (Edward) First Speech in Parliament; small 4to,




Speech concerning Episcopacy and the London Petition;

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1641 542 BAILEY'S (A. M.) One Hundred and Six Copper Plates of Mechanical Machines, and Implements of Husbandry, with Descriptions; 2 vols, folio, fine impressions, bds. 14s. 1782 543 BAILEY'S (Rev. B.) Exposition of the Parables of our Lord, with a preliminary Dissertation; 8vo. (pub. at 14s.) bds. 5s. 1828 544 BAILEY, Culley, and Pringle's General View of the Agriculture of Northumberland, Cumberland, and Westmoreland; 8vo, maps and plates, (pub. at 9s.) boards, 5s.


1805 the same; Newcastle, 1797.-J. Holt's Agricultural Survey of Lancashire; 1795.-2 vols. in 1, 8vo, maps and plates, half-bound, 6s.

546 BAILEY'S (N.) Universal Etymological English Dictionary, explaining hard and technical Words, &c. folio, nt. 18s. 1736 the same, enlarged, with Authorities from the best Writers, by J. N. Scott; folio, plates, neat, 17. 11s. 6d. 1755 the same; folio, BEST EDITION, new and neat, in calf gilt, 2l. 12s. 6d.




Universal Etymological English Dictionary, abridged; 8vo, neat, 6s.



the same; 8vo, neat, 7s.



550 BAILLIE'S (Joanna) Series of Plays on the Passions; Miscellaneous Plays; and Family Legend, a Tragedy; 5 vols. in 4, 8vo, calf extra, 21. 2s.

1805-12 1836

551 552

Dramas; 3 vols. 8vo, bds. 17. 11s. 6d.



Collection of Poems, chiefly Manuscript and from Living
Authors, edited for the benefit of a Friend, 8vo, bds. 8s. 1823
Containing contributions from the most eminent poets of the day.
on the Nature and Dignity of Jesus Christ; 8vo, presenta-
tion copy to Dr. Maton, bds. 5s.
Metrical Legends of exalted Characters (pub. at 14s.)
bds. 7s.


555 BAILLIE'S (Marianne) Lisbon in the Years 1821, 1822, and 1823, 2 vols. foolscap 8vo, (pub. at 15s.) bds. 6s.


556 BAILLIE'S (CAPTAIN WILLIAM) WORKS, etched or engraved from Paintings or Drawings by the greatest Masters; royal folio, 107 plates (pub. at 26l. 5s. 6d.) half-bound russia, 31. 10s.

v. y.

557 BAILLIE'S (Dr. Matthew) Morbid Anatomy of some of the most important Parts of the Human Body; fifth Edition, 8vo, (pub. at 7s.) bds. 3s.



Posthumous Works, Lectures and Observations on Medicine, &c.; royal 8vo, LARGE Paper, bds. 9s.

Printed for private distribution only.



559 BAILLIE'S (Captain Thomas) Solemn Appeal to the Public (on being turned out of his Office of Lieut. Governor of Greenwich Hospital, for asserting the Rights of British Seamen, Widows, and Children); folio, fine portrait by WATSON, old red morocco, 10s. 560 BAILY'S (FRANCIS) ACCOUNT OF THE REV. JOHN FLAMSTEAD, THE FIRST ASTRONOMER ROYAL, compiled from his own Manuscripts and other authentic Documents, never before published. To which is added, his British Catalogue of Stars, corrected and enlarged; and Supplement; 4to, PRIVATELY PRINTED BY ORDER OF THE LORDS COMMISSIONERS of the Admiralty, bds. veRY SCARCE, 81. 1835-37 561 BAILY'S (Thomas) Life and Death of John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester, 12mo. portrait, neat, rare, 11. 1s. 1655 562 BAINES' (Edward) History of the Wars of the French Revolution, from the Breaking out of the War in 1792 to the Restoration of a General Peace in 1815; comprehending the Civil History of Great Britain and France during that Period; 2 vols. 4to, portraits, maps, plans, and charts, (pub. at 21.) bds. 17. 1s.



History of the County of Lancaster; 4 vols. royal 4to,
LARGE PAPER, proof impressions of the plates on India
Paper (pub. at 217.) cloth, 107.



Companion to the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmoreland, and Lancashire; 12mo, map, bds. 5s.


564 BAIRD'S (General Sir David) Life, by Theodore Hook; 2 vols. 8vo, portrait, (pub. at 17. 10s.) bds. 14s.

1833 565 BAKER'S (Sir Richard) Meditations and Disquisitions upon the Lord's Prayer; small 4to, fine copy, in old blue morocco, gilt edges, 8s.

1636 566 BAKER'S (Sir Richard) Chronicles of the Kings of England to the Death of James I, with Continuation to 13th of Charles II, by F. Phillips (Nephew of Milton), folio, frontispiece, half-bound, 10s.




the same; folio, frontispiece, neat, 12s.



Containing some curious particulars omitted by the editors of the last edition. Chronicles continued to the Death of George I; folio, best edition, neat, 17. 7s.

the same; folio, new and neat in calf gilt, 21.



This book (formerly one of the most popular of our Chronicles, no less than twelve editions having been printed) is familiar to every reader of the Spectator, as the standard work always referred to by Sir Roger de Coverley in any question relating to the history of our country. The author has modestly informed us, that "if all other Chronicles were lost, posterity would be suffici. ently informed of every thing memorable in past times, by reading his only." Anthony Wood, Daines Barrington, and Alexauder Chalmers, speak very favourably of his labours.

569 BAKER'S (David Erskine) Biographia Dramatica, or a Companion to the Playhouse, with an Alphabetical List of all the Plays in the English Language, accompanied by Strictures; 2 vols. 8vo, calf gilt, 8s.


570 BAKER'S (GEORGE) HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE COUNTY OF NORTHAMPTON; 5 parts, folio, (all published) numerous plates, (pub. at 157. 15s.) 9l. 9s.



the same; 5 Parts, royal folio, LARGE PAPER, with proof impressions of the plates (pub. at 317.10s.) bds. 157, 158, 1822-41 572 BAKER'S (George) Tenby, the Navy of England, and other occasional Poetry (including his Latin Poems); 12mo,


bds. 3s. 573 BAKER'S (Henry) Medulla Poetarum Romanorum, or the most beautiful and instructive Passages of the Roman Poets, disposed under proper Heads. With Translations of the same into English Verse; 2 vols. 8vo, very neat, 15s. 1737 574 BAKER'S (Thomas) Reflections upon Learning, wherein is shewn the Insufficiency thereof; 8vo. neat, 4s. another edition; 8vo, neat, 4s. 6d.




576 BAKER'S (Thomas) Humour of the Age, a Comedy; 4to, sewed, 2s. 6d.


577 BAKEWELL'S (F. C.) Natural Evidence of a future Life derived from the Properties and Actions of animate and inanimate Matter; 8vo, (pub. at 12s. unbound) calf gilt, 8s. 1840 578 BAKEWELL'S (R.) Travels, comprising Observations made during a Residence in the Tarantaise, and various Parts of the Grecian and Pennine Alps, and in Switzerland and Auvergne, in the years 1820-22; 2 vols. 8vo, 4 coloured plates & numerous woodcuts, (pub. at 17. 6s.) bds. 14s. 1823 another copy; 2 vols. 8vo, calf gilt, 17. 1823 another copy; 2 vols. 8vo. half-bound morocco, uncut, top edges gilt, 11. 1s.

579 580


Very valuable, but chiefly geological.


Introduction to Geology: fifth Edition, considerably enlarged; 8vo. plates, bds. 17.


582 BALCARRAS' (Colin Lindesay, Earl of) Account of the Affairs of Scotland relating to the Revolution in 1688, &c.; small, neat, 8vo. 6s. Edinburgh, 1754

A valuable historical document: also inserted in Somers' Tracts, vol. xi.

583 BALDWIN's (G.) Political Recollections relative to Egypt, with a Narrative of the ever-memorable British Campaign in 1801; 8vo, bound in calf, gilt, by the Count de Caumont (brother to Louis XVIII) 5s.


584 Bale's (John, Bishop of Ossory) Image of Both Churches after the most wonderful and heavenly Revelacion of Saincte John the Evangelyst, contaynyng a very frutefull Exposytion or Paraphrase upon the same; 3 parts in 1 vol. small 4to, old binding, 17.11s. 6d. London, by me John Wyer, 1550 Actes or Unchaste Examples of the Englysshe Votaries, gathered out of theyr owne Legendes and Chronycles; 2 vols. in 1, small 8vo, fine copy in red morocco, gilt edges, rare, 21. 12s. 6d. By Jhon Tysdale, 1560


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