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AN EXTENSIVELY ILLUSTRATED AND INTERESTING WORK. BERKSHIRE, Account of, Topographical and Historical, with Biographical Memoirs
of Eminent Persons connected with the County, by D. and S. Lysons, engravings, including “Britannia Depicta,” further and very finely illustrated by the insertion of nearly 150 ORIGINAL DRAWINGS, and 1000 choice Engravings; with MS. Indexes, and Title-pages (specially printed for this copy), containing the Arms of the Towns executed in Gold and Colours, Expanded by the additional Illustrations into 4 splendid Vols. Royal 4to. Crimson Morocco extra (A MATCHLESS COPY), £150.
1813-1868 This fine and tastefully illustrated copy has been produced regardless of expense, and would form a remarkable ornament in any Topographical Collection.
The vols. contain no less than 146 Original Drawings, mostly in Colours, by the following distin. guished Artists : Alexander, Buckler, Corbould, Farington, Hakewill, Hassell, Paul Sandby, Mackenzie, etc., while the Engravings have been selected with great care, both as to appropriateness and impression, many being Proofs. They comprise Portraits ; old and modern
. Vicus of Castles, Abbeys, Churches, Mansions, and other Buildings, Antiquities ; Monumental Effigies ; Tessellated Pavements, etc. Those illustrating Windsor, its Castle, and the neighbourhood of "royal-tower'd Thame” are many and interesting.
Many valuable works have been denuded of their embellishments to ornament the present: among them are Holbein's Portraits, Pyne's Royal Residences (coloured), Thane’s Portraits and Autographs, Hofland's White Knights, etc. BERQUIN (A.) L'Amico de' FANCIULLI, o sia, | BEWICK'S FIGURES OF QUADRUPEDS (228 in
il Morale Instruttore della Gioventù, accresciuto all) taken off on one side only, without the letterdal Francese da Buccarelli e Sastres, with beau- press, second edition, 4to. cloth, £3. 10s tiful engravings by Bartolozzi, 4 vols. 8vo. in 2,
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ib. 1797-1804-1821 “Les vingt chants de ce poëme ont été composés par divers
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early impressions of the woodcuts, 2 vols. in one, nandrea Barotii et de plusieurs autres. Les figures ont été Newcastle, 1809–GENERAL HISTORY of QUADdessinées et gravées sous le nom de Lodovico Mattioli par Jos. RUPEDS, ib. 1811–Together 3 vols. 8vo. in 2; Mar Crespi.”- Brunet.
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ib. 1823 BETHUNE (J.) TRANSLATED SPECIMENS of The same, with his original wood engravings,
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Books and Pamphlets ; by the Rev. T. Hugo Newcastle, 1791 steel port. of T. B., an imp. 4to. vol. cloth, toj
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VIGNETTES ; a large collection, about 561 £4. 158
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ibidem, 1807 UNCUT (moderate copy), iOs 6d Neurcastle, 186
BEWICK.-CHAP.Books, printed by W. Davison BIBLE and APOCRYPHA(Wycliffe's), In the earliest
at Alnwick, consisting of British Quadrupeds and English Versions, made from the Latin Vulgate Birds ; Water-Birds ; Foreign Quadrupeds and by John Wycliffe, and his followers, edited by the Birds; Fishes ; Reptiles, Serpents, and Insects; Rev. J. Forshall and Sir F. Madden, the versions and Day, a Pastoral ; 8 Tracts, containing 268 printed in parallel columns, with Glossary and woodcuts by Bewick, 18mo. seun, £l. 8 n. d. Explanatory Notes and References, 4 vols. royal The Rev. T. Hugo, in his “Bewick Collector," says: “I 4to. tree-calf gilt, £7. 78
1950 have inserted the publications of Davison in the present Catalogne from the fact that it is indisputable that many of the BIBLE (HOLY), translated by Miles Coverdale, engravings which embellish them not only came out of Bewick's workshop, but received at least their final touches from his own
Bishop of Exeter, 1535; reprinted [in Roman And Mr. W. Garret says :-" This set is extremely
characters), with Bibliographical Description, por. desirable to the Bewick Collector; as the Fishes, Reptiles, and trait, and facsimile of woodcut title, thick 4to. calf Insects till up a gap in Bewick's works.”
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S. Bagster, 1838 of Beasts and Birds, by Dr. GOLDSMITH, ill us
Coi erdale's version is the First Edition of the whole Bible in
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ductions by Chr. WORDSWORTH, Bp. of Lincoln,
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THE SPEAKER'S COMMENTARY on the NEW 8vo. half cloth, uncut (scarce), 158 London, 1790 TESTAMENT, 4 vols. royal 8vo. new tree-calf gilt
The Rev. T. Hugo, in his “ Bewick Collector,” says that “ most of these woodcuts bear token of considerable ability."
£5. 15s–Or, new calf untique, carmine edges, £6.
1878-81 BEWICK-COLLECTOR and SUPPLEMENT ; ANNOTATIONS upon the HOLY BIBLE, and a descriptive Catalogue of the Works of T. and
the whole text opened by M. POOLE, 3 thick vols. J. BEWICK, including Cuts in various states : by impl. 8vo. cloth, £l. Is
1855 the Rev. T. Hugo, with nearly 300 cuts from with Explanatory Notes, for the use of Bewick's own blocks, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth, £1. 10s --- Families, by D'Oyly and Mant, with maps, The same, 2 vols. new morocco cxtra, gilt edges, plates, etc., 3 vols. impl. 8vo. scored calf neat, £2. 14s 1866-8 12s
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HANDY-VOLUME BIBLE, with References BIART (L.) My RAMBLES in the New World, and Introductions, excellently printed in a clear translated by Mary de llauteville, with 28 illus
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large and beautiful type by Bensley, und illus
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STOTHARD, OPIE, WESTALL, SMIRKE, and other ed. Argumm. et Locos N. T., Parallel. notavit, distinguished British Artists, 7 vols. roy. folio, A omnem Lect. Var. Codd. Vetustiss. subj., Prole- HANDSOME COPY in purple morocco gilt, gilt edges, gomm. etc. instr. C. TISCHENDORF, 2 vols. 8vo. £10. 10s
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Interpretationes Hebraicorum Nominum, the PICTORIAL BIBLE, with original Notes, by capitals rubricated, thick small 4to. culf ncat Dr. Johın Kitto, many wood engravings, 3 vols. (RARE), £4. 10s
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C. K’night, 1836 BIBLE (HEXAGLOT), comprising the Holy Scrip- The same, new edition, the Notes augmented
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AN ORIGINAL LEAF OF EACH OF THE EDITIONS DESCRIBED.'
With 3000 FINE ENGRAVINGS. LA SAINTE BIBLE, ILLUSTRÉE PAR ET D'APRÈS LES GRANDS MAÎTRES ; with nearly
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Tours, 1866 A fine and unique collection of engravings, extracted from various illustrated editions of the Bible, and of a quantity of detached pieces relating to the Holy Scriptures. The title given above has been printed specially for this book. The text is that of the Bible illustrated by Gustave Doré, Tours, Mame, 2 vols. folio.
All the engravings, which number nearly 3000, are mounted with great care on fine thick paper; all the work is mounted on linen guards, and each volume is enclosed in a double cloth case. BIBLE.-Description of the GREAT BIBLE, 1539, | BIBLIOTHECA ANGLO-POETICA, a descriptive
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about 3000 well-exccuted woodcuts, 42 vols. is “Illustrated with Titles, and with passages from the editions, fcap. 8vo. cloth extra, red edges (a nice sct), the Genealogies, and the Maps, copied in facsimile: and also £2. 18s
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BIGG (H.) ORTHOPRAXY ; the Mechanical Treat
Paris, 1876 ment of Deformities, Debilities, and Deficiencies LANDSCAPE ILLUSTRATIONS of the BIBLE, of the Human Frame, thick 8vo. cloth, 6s 64 nearly 100 highly finished engravings by Finden, (pub. 158)
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(Mr. Beckford's copy), 14s Paris, 1712-14 coloured photographic views of places mentioned in the Bible, with descriptions by CANON TRIS- BINDING (FINE)---Book of Common Prayer, TRAM, 4to. cloth, 78
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1846 every Age and Nation, 139 finely engrave The Book of God, the Apocalypse of Adam. miniature Portraits, laid down in a 4to. vo Oannes, thick post 8vo. cloth, scarce, 5s 6d n. d. (various printed Facetiæ, etc., also included) BIBLIOGRAPHIE des Bibliographies, par L. morocco, gilt edges, £1. 10s Vallée, de la Bibl. Nat., royal 8vo. (780 pp:), new BIRCH (W. de Gray) The UTRECHT PSALTELE half morocco, top edges gilt, £1. 10s Paris, 1883
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This edition contains not only all the Lives in the original Caxton's various types, 2 vols. 4to, half bound, edition, but many additional ones. The very long articles have
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1876 picturesque dignity of the above designs, Memoirs of Schiavon.
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Ray Society, 1861-64 and other Writings, by A. GILCHRIST, extensively BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE,
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