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(a few leaves wormed), (Hain, 15135), Impressum Medio.. lani per Jo. Bissolum (with device), 1499, folio (246)

Leighton, £2 nos. 2201 Thomas Aquinas. “Incipit summa edita a Sancto Thoma

de Aquino de Articulis Fidei & Ecclesiae Sacramentis,” lit. semi-goth., long lines, 27 to a full page (16 leaves without marks), (Inglis' copy) modern morocco, g. e., Absque ulla nota [sed Coloniae per Ulricum Zell, circa 1470), 4to. (251)

Quaritch, £5 1os. 2202 Thomas Aquinas. [Catena Aurea.] Continuum in quattuor

Evangelistas, lit. goth. (two types), double columns, with. signatures (Hain, *1334), initial miniature, medallion of Christ, and flower decorations, ornamental pen letters and illuminated initials, half bound, Impressum Venetiis impensa Hermunni Lichtensteyn Colon. atqz. Jo. Hamman. Spirensis, 1482, small folio (252)

Barnard, 65 2203 Thucydides. De Bello Peloponnesiaco lib. viii. (a Laurentio

Valla translata), lit. rom., (Hain, *15511), first edition of Thucydides in Latin, old Italian oak boards (worn and damaged), Absque ulla nota (Trevisa, Jo. Rubeus, circa 1484 ?), small folio (256)

Leighton, £2 125. 2204 Tortellius Aretinus (Johannes). Commentariorum Gram

inaticorum de Orthographia dictionum e Graecis Tractorum Opus, lit. rom. [Hain, 15563)

, modern morocco, g. e. (fine copy), (Syston Park), Romae in domo de Taliaconis sub jussu Ulrici Galli et Simonis Nicolai Lucensis, 1471, large folio (257)

Leighton, Ž8 2205 Vercellis

(Antonius de). Sermones Quadrigesimales Fratres Antonii de Vercellis de XII. Mirabilibus Christianae fidei excellentiis, lit. goth. (Hain, *15949), original oak boards, stamped leather, Impressum Venetiis per Joannem et Gregorium Fratres, A. D. 1492, small 4to. (260)

Leighton, tol 16s. 2206 Vincentius Bellovacenses. Speculum Naturale, lit. semi-rom.,

double columns, 66 lines (without marks), capitals painted (some leaves wormed), 2 vol., modern morocco extra, Absque ulla nota [sed Argent., J. Mentelin, circa 1475), large folio (263)

Wesley, 424 2207 Virgilius. Opera cum Commentariis M. Servii Honorati,

lit. rom., the first edition with this Commentary (the Carmina without comment), (Copinger, 6043), modern morocco extra, Impressum Venetiis per Jacobum Rubeum, Natione Gallicum, 1475, small folio (267)

Maggs, 616 2208 Virgilius. Opera cum Commentaria Servii, C. Landini et

Dom. Calderini, lit. rom. (2 types), rubricated, old calf, Venetiis, impressa cura Lazari di Saviliano, 1491 (with device), small folio (268)

Leighton, t2 45. 2209 Vocabularius Gemma Gemmarum noviter Impressus mul

tarum dictionum additione exornatus, lit. goth., double columns, 34 lines (not in Hain or Copinger), original oaken boards, with clasp (back damaged), Absque ulla nota (Basil., circa 1480), small 8vo. (269)

Peach, Lu 155.


2210 Vocabularius Latino-Teutonicum, lit. goth., 289 leaves, long

lines, 35 to a full page, rubricated throughout, wide margins, old calf gilt, Absque ulla nota, Blaubeurn (Wirtemberg), G. Mancz, 1473, small folio (270)

Leighton, £8 55. [This edition is noted in Brunet as being the production of L. Hohenwung of Ulm. It is now claimed that it is the first book printed in Blaubeurn, a small town of Suabia, in the Duchy of Wirtemberg, by Conrad Mancz. Cotton notices a report of a book by this printer in 1475, from

Serna Santander.- Catalogue.] 2211 Vocabularius Juris Utriusque, lit. goth. (Copinger, 6354),

rubricated throughout, original oak boards (worn and repaired), Absque ulla nota (Basil., Mich. Wenssler, circa 1475), small folio (271)

Peach, £2 125. 2212 Voragine (Jacobus de). Legenda Aurea, “Incipit Plogus sup

legenda sctoz quă copilavit fē Jacobz natõe Januēsz ordis frm. pdicator.," lit. semi-rom., long lines, 42 to a full page, without signatures or catchwords [text numbered in roman figures i.-ccclxxxxvii., followed by an unnumbered leaf, ending “Hytoria Lombardica Sanctor finit feliciter," 2 pages of index at the beginning), woodcuts, and initials (coloured), (the two leaves of table backed, i leaf defective and i mended, a few leaves wormed), old oaken boards, clasps (not in Copinger), Absque nota [sed Augustae G. Zainer,

circa 1475), 4to. or small folio (272) Leighton, £ros. 2213 Voragine (J. de). Legenda Sanctorum seu Lombardica His

toria, lit. goth. (Copinger, *6411), morocco, plain, with the Seillière arms, Impressum Nurembergae per Joannem Sensenschmid et Andream Frisner, 1476 (with shields in red), folio (273)

Magg's, 46 2214 Voragine (J. de). Legenda Sanctorum que Lombardica nom

inatur historia, lit. goth., double columns, 43 lines, without marks, 361 leaves, not in Hain (Proctor, 415), rubricated, capitals painted, calf gilt, Lombardica hystoria explicit Anno dni. 1482 (Argent.), small folio (274) Dobell, £2 145.

(“Ex-libris Monasterii scti. Jacobi Scotorum Erfordiae opera Joannis Walkerii Abbatis” (inscription on first leaf).

- Catalogue.] 2215 Voragine (J. de). Historia Lombardica seu Legenda Aurea,

lit. semi-goth. (Copinger, 6390), ornamental initials, rubricated throughout, an MS. account of the book and a specially written title in red and black in front, contemporary oak boards, pigskin, with small stamps and clasps (worn), Impressa per Johannem Zainer in Opido Ulm, s.a. (circa 1480), small folio (275)

Stephens, 46


(DECEMBER 9TH AND 10TH, 1907.)


(No. of Lots, 631 ; amount realised, £682 145.)

2216 A'Beckett (G. A.) Comic History of England, original 20 parts with wrappers (wanted last parı), 1846-47 (475)

Earl, £2 6s. 2217 A'Beckett (G. A.) Comic History of Rome, original 10

monthly parts in 9, with wrappers, Bradbury and Evans

Shepherd, £ 5 175. 6d. 2218 Aldine Poets. Chaucer, 6 vol., 1852—Spenser, 5 vol., 1852–

Gray, 1 vol., 1853, together 12 vol., cloth with labels,
Pickering, 8vo. (195)

W. T. Spencer, £12 ios. 2219 Alken (H.) Military Duties, Occurences, etc., 56 coloured

etchings by Alken, inlaid, titles in MS. (issued without a
title page), morocco extra, McLean (1830), 4to. (527)

Bumpus, £19 Tos. 2220 Apperley (C. J.) Life of Mytton, 18 coloured illustrations by Alken and Rawlins, half morocco, 1877, 8vo. (156)

Morgun, £ 1 2s. 6d. 2221 Arabian Nights Entertainments, by Lane, cuts by Harvey,

3 vol., cloth, 1839-41, 8vo. (362) Finlayson, £1 4s. 2222 Barham (R. H.) The Ingoldsby Legends, the three series,

first editions, 3 vol., original cloth, uncut, 1840-42-47, 8vo.

Hornstein, £6 175. 6d. 2223 Beckford (Peter). Thoughts on Hunting, frontispiece by

Bartolozzi, first edition, original boards, uncut, 1781, small
4to. (526)

Hornstein, £9 2224 Bewick (T.) History of British Birds, 2 vol., calf extra,

Newcastle, 1805, imperial 8vo. (493) Tregaskis, £i 175. 2225 Boccaccio. Il Decamerone, 110 plates after Eisen and

others, 5 vol., old calf, uncut, Londres (Paris), 1757, 8vo.

Sully, £2 25. 2226 Borrow (George). Bible in Spain, 3 vol., 1843–Lavengro,

3 vol., 1851–Romany Rye, 2 vol., 1857--Wild Wales,
3 vol., 1862–Word Book of the Romany, 1874, all first
editions, together 12 vol., cloth, boards, uncut, 8vo. (448)

F. Edwards, £10 155. 2227 Brewer (J. S.) Reign of Henry VIII., edited by Gairdner, portrait, 2 vol., cloth, 1884, 8vo. (89)

Quaritch, £3 2228 Briggs (H.) Arithmetica Logarithmica, half calf, 1624, folio (288)

Wesley, £l 155. 2229 Burlington Fine Arts Club. Exhibition of Ancient Greek Art, 112 plates, buckram, uncut, 1904, folio (603)

Batsford, 13 2230 Cameron. Memoirs of Sir Ewen Cameron of Locheill, Chief


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of the Clan Cameron, by Bindon Blood and Sir J. Mc. Knight, portrait, Abbotsford Club, 1842, 4to. (546)

W. Brown, £1 5s. 2231 Canina (C. L.) Gli Edifizi de Roma Antica, 6 vol., half vellum, Roma, 1848-56, atlas folio (287)

Quuritch, £7 2232 Chinese Repository (The), vol. i. to xiii. and xvi., 1832-1847, together 14 vol., 8vo. (435)

Quaritch, £7 155. 2233 Crane (Walter). The First of May, 57 plates, India proofs,

limited to 200 copies, signed by the artist, morocco extra, in velvet-lined cloth box (cost $16 16s.), 1881, folio (605)

Steele, £3 1os. 2234 Cruikshank (George). Points of Humour, both series, 20

coloured etchings by George Cruikshank, first edition, part i. half bound, part ii. original printed wrappers, uncut, Baldwyn, 1823-4, 8vo. (470)

Leighton, £1 16s. 2235 Darwin (Professor). The Origin of Species, proof copy, marginal notes and corrections by the author, half calf

, 1866, 8vo. (203)

Spencer, £ i jos. 2236 Dickens (Charles). David Copperfield, in the original 20 parts in 19, with the wrappers, 1849-50, 8vo. (465)

Shepherd, £2 155. 2237 Dickens (Charles). Martin Chuzzlewit, in the original 20 parts in 19, with the wrappers, 1843-4, 8vo. (466)

Sotheran, £3 125. 6d. 2238 Dickens (Charles). Nicholas Nickleby, in the original 20

monthly parts in 19, with the wrappers and advertisements, 1838-9, 8vo. (153)

F. Edwards, £2_175. 6d. 2239 Dickens (Charles). The Old Curiosity Shop – Barnaby

Rudge, first editions, with separate titles, 2 vol., cloth, 1840-41, royal 8vo. (151)

Stoddart, £1 2240 Dickens (Charles). The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick

Club, etchings by Buss and H. K. Browne, in the original 20 monthly parts in 19, all the wrappers, 1836-37, 8vo. (152)

Shepherd, £17 55. 2241 Dickens (Charles). Sketches by Boz, second series, first

edition, 10 full-page etchings by George Cruikshank, original cloth, uncut, Macrone, 1836, 8vo. (467)

Penny, £ 1 Tos. 2242 Eliot (George). Middlemarch, first edition, in the original 8

parts, green wrappers (1871-2), 8vo. (375) Bumpus, ti is. 2243 Encyclopædia of Sport, full page and other illustrations, 2 vol., half morocco, 1897, imperial 8vo. (162)

Stoddart, t! 25. 2244 Evelyn (John). Diary and Correspondence, with Life by Wheatley, portrait, 4 vol., cloth, 1879, 8vo. (91)

Hornstein, £1 17s. 2245 [Fitz Herbert (Sir A.)]. The booke for a Justice of Peace,

etc., black letter, original parchinent binding, Richard Tottil, 1559, 12mo. (174)

Tregaskis, £1 12s. 2246 Froude (J. A.) Short Studies on Great Subjects, 4 vol., tree calf extra, gilt leaves, 1868-83, 8vo. (90)

Quaritch, £5 5s.

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2247 Germ (The). Art and Poetry, original edition, etched plates,

Nos. I to 4, half morocco extra, with the wrappers bound in (having the two slips for the new title, “Art and Poetry," but not the “Germ," title), 1850, 8vo. (450)

Shepherd, £17 ios. 2248 German Popular Stories, by M. M. Grimm, 22 etched

vignettes by George Gruikshank, 2 vol., boards, uncut, vol. i. in the picture boards, vol. ii. with cloth back and label (immaculate copies with unbroken backs), Baldwyn, 1823—Robins, 1826, 8vo. (469)

J. Bumpus, £48 2249 Greville Memoirs. A Journal of the Reigns of George IV.,

William IV. and Victoria, 8 vol., half morocco and cloth, 1874-85, 8vo. (87)

F. Edwards, £2 16s. 2250 Hamilton (Lady Anne). Secret History of the Court of England, 2 vol. in 1, morocco, 1832, 8vo. (204)

Spencer, 42 6s. 2251 Heriot (G.) Travels through the Canadas, map, view of Quebec and other aquatints, half russia, 1807, 4to. (561)

W. T. Spencer, £! 35. 2252 Institute of Civil Engineers. Minutes of Proceedings,

vol. Ixxx.-cliii. (wanted vol. cxlviii.), with Index (vol. lix..cxviii.), 41 vol. cloth, rest wrappers, 73 vol., 1885-1903, 8vo. (325)

Batsford, Li ios. 2253 Johnson (Dr. Samuel). Life by Boswell, edited by G. Birkbeck Hill, 6 vol., half bound, 1887, 8vo. (80)

Hopkins, £i jos. 2254 Jonson (Ben.) Works, portrait and plates, 6 vol., old calf, , 1716, 8vo. (193)

Reader, £i us. 2255 Keats (John). Life, Letters and Literary Remains, edited

by Richard Monckton Milnes, portrait and facsimile, 2 vol., cloth, Moxon, 1848, 8vo. (163)

Rimell, £2 5s. 2256 La Fontaine (Jean de). Fables Choisies Mises en Vers, etchings by Savart, 4 vol., old French calf, 1776, 8vo. (183)

Maggs, £i is. 2257 Lanfrey (P.) History of Napoleon the First, 4 vol., cloth, 1871-9, 8vo. (164)

Rimell, £2 45. 2258 Lecky (W. E. H.) History of European Morals, 2 vol., cloth, 1869, 8vo. (88)

F. Edwards, ki jos. 2259 Lecky (W. E. H.) The Rise and Influence of Rationalism in Europe, 2 vol., original cloth, 1865, 8vo. (16)

Jacobs, £1 12s. 2260 Lev (Charles). Luttrell of Arran, first edition, 32 tra

tions by Phiz, original cloth, 1865, 8vo. (167) Steele, £i 25. 2261 Marlowe (C.) Works, 3 vol., cloth, uncut, Pickering, 1826, 8vo. (506)

Tregaskis, £2 2262 Mayhew (H.) 1851, or The Adventures of Mr. and Mrs.

Sandboys, folding plates by George Cruikshank, blue cloth, and about 30 odd and duplicate parts with the wrappers, w.a. f. (1851), 8vo. (471)

Lewin, ti 6s. 2263 Millais (J. G.) A Breath from the Veldt, illustrations by the

author and frontispiece by Millais, white buckram, 1895, imperial 4to. (537)

Hill, 13

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