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Observations on the West India Islands, medical, political and miscellaneous. Edinb. 1817. 8vo. 2 vols.

Mary. History of the Captivity and Restoration of Mary Williamson a Minister's Wife in New England. Lond. 1682. 4to.

Thomas. The Sword of the Spirit to smite in Pieces that antichristian Goliah who daily defieth the Lord's People, the Host of Israel. Lond. 1613. 8vo. 10s. 6d. In Prose and Verse, with wood-cut portraits of K. James I. and the author.


Oriental Captain Thomas. Field Sports, being a Description of the Wild Sports of the East. London, 1807. imper. folio.


With 40 coloured engravings. Duke of York, 3940, 41. 4s. White Knights, 3179, with British Field Sports, 1807, russia, 161. 5s. 1808. 4to. 2 vols. 1819. imper. folio.

The Complete Angler's Vade Mecum. London, 1803. 8vo. Strettell, 1561, 10s. Agricultural Mechanism. London, 1810. 8vo. 10s. 6d.

East India Vade Mecum. London, 1810. 8vo. 3 vols.

WILLICH, A. F. M. M.D. The Domestic Encyclopædia; or, a Dictionary of Facts and useful Knowledge. London, 1802. 8vo. 4 vols.

An excellent work, though now somewhat obsolete.

Elements of the Critical Philosophy: containing a concise Account of its Origin and Tendency; a View of all the Works published by its Founder, Professor Immanuel Kant; and a Glossary of its Terms and Phrases: to which are added, Three Philological Essays, from the German of J. C. Adelung, by A. F. M. Willich, M.D. London,

1798. 8vo. 5s.

Lectures on Diet and Regimen. London. 8vo. 5s.

18, 20, 21. 8vo. 4 vols. Hibbert, 8522, russia, 17. 11s. Lloyd, 1224, St. David's wanting, 27. 16s. Nassau, pt. ii. 1101, 21. 19s. White Knights, 4477, russia, 31. 13s. 6d. Dent, pt. ii. 1123, morocco, 61. 16s. 6d. Heath, 4601, 71. 5s.

A Survey of the Cathedral Church of St. David's. London, 1717. 8vo. Pp. 202, not including title, and prefatory epistle, five leaves; index, alphabetical table, addenda and corrigenda, four leaves; also the ichnography and south prospect of the cathedrals, two folding plates at page 1, and two plates of arms at pp. 90 and 91. Bindley, pt. iv. 658, with ms. additions, 16s. 6d. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 930, russia, 17. Towneley, pt. ii. 1254, russia, 17. 11s. 6d.

An History of the Mitred Parliamentary Abbies and Conventual Cathedral Churches. London, 1718-19. 8vo. 2 vols. Collation.Vol. I. Pp. 1 to 336, 1 to 72, 65 to 71, also title and dedication to Abp. Wake, 4 leaves. Vol. II. Title and prefatory epistle to the Rev. Thomas Tanner, 11 pages; to the bookseller, signed W. Wotton, 2 leaves; the work, pp. 1 to 380; index, 17 leaves, and names of principals of religious houses, 30 pages. Sotheby's in 1826, 27. 9s. Lloyd, 1223, 21. 10s. Alchorne, 52, 31. 3s. Nassau, pt. ii. 1099, 31. 5s. White Knights, 4476, 41. Dowdeswell, 726, russia, 41. 4s. Towneley, pt.ii. 1255, 41. 5s. Fonthill, 1378, 4l. 5s. LARGE PAPER. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 1075, vol. 1. with Browne Willis' ms. notes, 17. 11s. 6d. Nassau, pt. ii. 1100, 6l. 18s. Williams, 1879, morocco, 81. Dent, pt. ii. 1125, morocco, 81. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 927, morocco, 10%. 10s. Heath, 4551, 16. Duke of Grafton, 900, 182. 10s. Willett, 2602, 261.

A Survey of the Cathedral Church of Landaff. London, 1718, or 1719. 8vo. Collation. Pp. 228, not including title and epistle to Thomas Cartwright, Esq. 2 leaves, the Diocese of Landaff,' 10 pages, and 3 plates, viz. the west prospect, south prospect, and ichnography of the cathedral. Bindley, pt. iv. 657, 12s. Towneley, pt. ii. 1252, russia, 17. 7s.

A Survey of the Cathedral Church of St. Asaph. London, 1720, 8vo. Collation.-Pp. 309 (misprint 307) not including title and dedication to the Bishop of Ely, two leaves, also the ichnography and south prospect of the cathedral. Bindley, pt. iv. 656, 12s. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 928, 17s. Townept. ii. 1253, russia, 11. 6s. Considerably enlarged, &c. by Edward Edwards, A. M. Wrexham, 1801. 8vo. 2 vols. Dent, pt. ii. 1124, russia, 17. LARGE PAPER. Fifty copies printed. Nassau, pt. ii. 1102, 15s. Baker, 699, 18s. Bindley, pt. iii. 1919, 17. 6s. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 929, russia, 21. 2s. Collation.-Vol. I. Pp. xiv (not including the title), and 429, with an

WILLIS, Browne. Some Accountley, of Browne Willis, Esq., LL.D., by Dr. Ducarel, F.S.A. London, 1760. 4to.

Eight pages, privately printed.

Surveys of the Cathedrals of St. David's, Landaff, St. Asaph, Bangor. London, 1717,

etching of the author's portrait. Vol. II. Pp. 409, including the title.

A Survey of the Cathedral Church of Bangor. London, 1721. 8vo. Bindley, pt. iv. 659, 15s. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 931, 16s. Towneley, pt. ii. 1251, russia, 21. 2s. Collation. Pp. 372, not including title, and dedication to Bishop Ottley, 4 leaves, also 3 plates, viz. the ichnography and prospect of the cathedral, also a view of Bodowen chapel, &c.

A Survey of the Cathedrals of York, Durham, Carlisle, Chester, Man, Lichfield, Hereford, Worcester, Gloucester and Bristol, 2 vol. of Lincoln, Ely, Oxford and Peterborough, 1 vol. London, 1727, 30, 4to. 3 vol. Roxburghe, 8602, russia, 11. 11s. Willett, 2646, with the Parochiale Anglicanum, 311. LARGE PAPER. Dent, pt. ii. 1359, russia, 127. 15s. and pt. ii. 1360, vols. I. and II. on large paper, vol. III. and Parochiale Anglicanum on small paper, with an original letter of Willis to Dr. Drake, 107. 5s. Beckford in 1817, 46, 87. 18s. 6d. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 1098, vols. I. and II. on large paper, vol. III. on small paper, 117. 11s. Baker, 717, vol. I. 21. 3s. Collation.-Vol. I. Title, dedication to the Hon. Alexander Denton, Esq. 3 leaves; preface, 8 pages; survey, pp. 372. Pages 221 to 224, and 363 to 370 are repeated, and the volume contains 9 plates, 1 and 2 ichnography and south prospect of St. Peters, York, at p. 1. 3 and 4, ichnography and north prospect of Durham Cathedral, at p. 221. 5 and 6, ichnography and north prospect of Carlisle Cathedral, at p. 285. 7 and 8, ichnography and south prospect of Chester Cathedral, at p. 317. 9, south-east prospect and ichnography of the Cathedral Church of Man, at p. 369. Vol. II. Pag. 371 to 894, not including the half-title, with 11 plates, 1 and 2, ichnography and south prospect of Lichfield Cathedral, at p. 371. 3 and 4, ichnography and north prospect of Hereford Cathedral, at p. 499. 5, west prospect of Hereford Cathedral, at p. 501. 6 and 7, ichnography and north prospect of Worcester Cathedral, at p. 623. 8 and 9, ichnography

and south prospect of Gloucester Cathedral, at p. 691. 10 and 11, ichnography and north prospect of Bristol Cathedral, at p. 758. Vol. III. 1730. Title and dedication, two leaves; preface, &c. four pages; survey, &c. 592 pages, with 12 plates, 1, 2 and 3, platform, south and west prospects of Lincoln Cathedral, at p.1. 4, 5, 6, and 7, ichnography, south, north-east and west prospects of Ely Cathedral, at p. 331. 8 and 9, ichnography and north prospece of Christ Church Oxford, at p. 402. 10, 11 and 12, plan, north and west prospects of Peterborough Cathedral, at p. 475. London, 1742. 4to. 4 vols. in 3. This is merely the author's Survey of the Cathedrals, and Parochiale Anglicanum pub


lished 1727, 30 and 33 with a new titlepage, but being advertised as a new work by T. Osborne, the author inserted a notice in the London Evening Post, March 5-8, 1743, cautioning the public against being misled. Hibbert, 8599, 51. 10s. Nassau, pt. ii. 1513, russia, 57. 18s. Marquis of Townshend, 3486, 137. Heath, 4552, 167 16s.

Notitia Parliamentaria; or, an History of the Counties, Cities and Boroughs in England and Wales. London, 1730, 1716, 1754. Svo 3 vol. Towneley, pt. ii. 1256, 41.4 Hibbert, 8524, 4l. 17s. Nassau, pt. ii. 110, russia, 51. 10s. Heath, 4549, 6l. 6s. Sr M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 926, with an autograph letter from Willis, 67. 10s. Brockett, 3273, 77. Dent, pt. ii. 1126, morocco, 71 Colla tion.-Vol. I. The second Edition with Additions. London, 1730. pag. xliv and 212, not including half-title, title, dedication to Arthur Onslow, Esq., introduction, and epistle dedicatory to William Viscount New haven and Lord Cheyne, 6 leaves, also an appendix, 16 leaves. Fonthill, 1379, 12 Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 932, 14s. Vol. IL 1716. pag. xii and 558, not including title and epistle dedicatory to William Lowndes, Esq., 3 leaves, also an appendix to the first volume, 10 pages. Vol. III. containing an Account of the first Returns and Incorporations of the Cities, Towns and Boroughs in England and Wales, &c. 1750. pag. xi and 312, also an index 38 leaves.

Parochiale Anglicanum; or, the Names of all the Churches and Chapels within the Dioceses of Canterbury, Rochester, London, Winchester, Chichester, Norwich, Salisbury, Wells, Exeter, St. David's, Landaff, Banget, and St. Asaph. London, 1733. 4to. Nassa pt. ii. 1514, 16s. Collation.-Title, epistle dedicatory to the Society of English Antiquaries and preface, 4 leaves, the Parochiale, pp. 1 to 232, not including a leaf at the commencement not paged.

A Table of the Gold Coins of the Kings of England by B(rowne) W (illis). London, 1733. small folio. One hundred copies Printed. LARGE PAPER. One hundred copies printed.

The History and Antiquities of the Town Hundred and Deanry of Buckingham. Load, 1755. Hibbert, 8600, russia, 47. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 1099. 57. 2s. 6d. Nassau, pt. 1515, russia, 57. 7s. 6d. Dent, pt. ii. 1361, with a map inserted, 67. Towneley, pt. ii. 1621,

91. 5s. Willett, 2645, 127. 177.

Heath, 4550,

LARGE PAPER. A few copies printed. The volume consists of 388 pages, not including the title. The last page concludes with the catchword Index. There is a copy in the British Museum with ms. additions, and another in the Royal Institution with a ms. index.

WILLIS, Edm. An Abbreviation

of Writing by Character. London, from this edition are given in Bridges'

1618. 12mo.

A curious treatise on short-hand, with a frontispiece. 1627. 8vo. 1644. with front. by Delaram. Nassau, pt. ii. 1104, 5s.

- Lond. British Bibliographer, iv. 241-59. J. Windet, 1594. 4to. Bindley, pt. iv. 600*, imperfect at the end, 47. 6s. 1596. 1609. 4to. Steevens, 840, 27. 3s. A notice of Willobie or Willoughby will be found in Wood's Athenæ Oxonienses, and in Ritson's Bibliographia Poetica. See COLSE, Peter.

WILLUGHBY, Francis. Ornithologiæ Libri tres. Lond. 1676. fol. Sir P. Thompson, 976, 10s. Hibbert, 8645, 11s. LARGE PAPER. Hibbert, 8644, with coloured plates, 17. 19s. Sotheby's in Feb. 1823, 31.

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Times WhirliHumph. gig, or the Blew-new-made-Gentleman mounted. 1647.


A copy of this poetical tract is in the British Museum. White Knights, 4613, 13s. Bindley, pt. iv. 961, 37. 11s.

John. Mnemonics. London, 1661. 8vo.

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The Art of Stenographie or Short Writing by Spelling Characterie. Eighth Edition. London, 1623, 12mo. In this work the earliest example of a short-hand alphabet is to be found. The first edition was probably published in 1602.

Thomas, M.D. Opera omnia, Studio Gerard Blassi. Amst. 1682. 4to. 6s.

An account of this eminent physician, and of his various works, will be found in

Wood's Athena Oxonienses, and a list of his writings is given in Savage's Librarian, iii.


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Ornithology, translated into English and enlarged by John Ray. London, 1676. fol. Nassau, pt. ii. 1628, 27. Roxburghe, 1800, 31. Willett, 2706, 31. 3s.

Historia Piscium, ex Recognitione J. Raii. Oxon. 1686. fol. Published at the expense of the Royal Society. Sir P. Willett, 2705, Thompson, 977, 14. 1s. 17. 9s. LARGE PAPER. Sotheby's in Feb. 1823, 31. 18s. Lond. 1743. fol. This edition has a supplement. LARGE PAPER.

Nassau, pt. ii. 1627, 17. 1s.

-Peregrine Lord. A short and true Discourse for satisfying all those who not knowing the Truth, speake indiscreetly of hir most excellent Maiestie, of the Lord Willughby, Gouernour of hir Maiesties Succours in the Vnited Prouinces of the Low Countries and of all the English Nation, &c. 1589. 4to.

The head-title of this tract is A short Discourse touching the Siege before Gertrudenbergh, and the Towne lost by reason thereof.' It consists of 51 pages printed in the Roman letter, and is introduced with a short epistle by Peregrin, Lord Willughby, Beck, Eresby, &c. to the courteous Reader.'


Wills. A Collection of royal and noble Wills. See NICHOLS, John.

WILLYAMS, Rev. Cooper. The History of Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire. London. 1791. imper. folio. 7s. 6d.

Pp. 10, with a view of the ruins of Sudeley Castle.

An Account of the Campaign in the West Indies in 1794. London, 1796. 4to. pp. 220, with plates in atlas folio. Duke of York, 5545, 18s.

A Voyage up the Mediterranean, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the

1st of August 1798, and a Detail of Events that occurred subsequent to the Battle in various parts of the Mediterranean. By the Rev. Cooper Willyams, A.M. London, 1802. 4to. Pp. 330, with 43 plates. Bindley, pt. iv. 1010, 8s. 6d. Gough, 4030, 1. 4s. With COLOURED plates. Nassau, pt. ii. 1516, 1. 5s. Hibbert, 8601, 21. 14s. FOLIO. One hundred copies printed. Sir M. M. Sykes, pt. iii. 1183, russia, 31. 18s. Fonthill, 1887, 41. Roxburghe, 7253, russia, 47. 15s.

WILLYMAT, William. A Princes Looking Glasse, excerpted and chosen out of Βασιλικον Δορον, and translated into Latin and English Verse. Cambridge, 1603. 4to.


Pp. 96, dedicated to Henrie Frederick, Prince of Wales.' Sotheby's in 1821, 21. 7s. Bibl. Anglo-Poet. 848, 107. 10s. A copy is

in the British Museum.

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by the Gentlemen of the Inner Temple, and by them presented before her Majestie (in 1568). Newly revived and polished according to the Decorum of these Daies, by R. W. London by Thomas Scarlet,

1592. 4to.

Sign. A to H, in fours, not including the title and 'To his frend R. W. signed Guil Webbe, together 34 leaves. A copy is in the British Museum. Roxburghe, 6041, title wanting, 27. 5s. Rhodes, 2617, 10 This tragedy will be found in Dodsley's Collection of Old Plays.

WILSON, Alexander. American tory of the Birds of the United Ornithology; or, the Natural His

States: illustrated with Plates engraved and coloured from original Drawings taken from Nature. Philadelphia, 1808-14. 4to. vols.

With coloured plates. An admirable work, unequalled by any publication in the old world for accurate delineation and just description.'-Quarterly Review. Sotheby's in 1824, 9 vols. russia, 317. 10s. Andrew, M. D.


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To none of Wilson's curious productions was his name affixed. He was, says Orme, 'a decided Hutchinsonian, and a man of very considerable genius.'

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With portrait of James by Vaughan. Two editions appeared in 1653. Bindley, pt. iv. 215, 4s. 6d. Nassau, pt. ii. 1629, 11s. Brockett, 3405, 13s. Roxburghe, 8405, 18s. This work, not very favourable to the character of this monarch, will be found in the second volume of Kennet's England.

The Inconstant Lady. Oxford, 1814. 4to. One hundred and fifty copies printed. Bindley, pt. iv. 962, 3s. North, pt. iii. 685, 8s. 6d. Hibbert, 8603, 8s. 6d.

Charles. Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Amours of William Congreve. London, 1730. 8vo.

Written by John Oldmixon, Bindley, pt. iii. 2158, 3s. 6d. Roxburghe, 9301, 11s. Charles. Elements of Hebrew Grammar, to which is prefixed at Dissertation on the two Modes of Reading, with or without Points. Fourth Edition. 1810. 8vo. 1782. 8vo. 4s. -1794. 8vo. Williams, 1882, in pigskin,

An esteemed work.


1802. 8vo.

C. H. The Myrtle and Vine, or complete Vocal Library, with an Essay on Singing and Song-writing: to which are added, Biographical Anecdotes of the most celebrated Song-Writers. 8vo. 4 vols. 16s.

- Edmund, M.D. Spadacrene Dunelmensis: or, an Account of the Spaw near Durham. London, 1675. sm. 8vo. 5s.

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Florence. Flor. Volusenus de Animi Tranquillitate. Edinb. 1751. 8vo. 3s. 6d.

A neat edition of this esteemed work, corrected by Ruddiman, with a preface by John Ward, of Gresham College. LARGE PAPER, 6s. This allegory, dedicated to James the Fourth, is adorned with many pleasing incidents and adventures, and abounds with genius and learning.'-Warton. Gavin. A Collection of Masonic Songs. Edinb. 1788. 12mo. With portrait of Wilson by J. Kay, 1787.

Constable, 632, 4s.

George. The Commendation of Cockes and Cock-fighting. London for Henrie Tomes, 1607. 4to.

Fifteen leaves, dedicated to Sir Henrie Bedingfield, Knt. Stanley, 90, russia, 71. 7s. White Knights, 1131, 87. 8s. A copy is in

the British Museum.

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James. Illustrations of Zoology; being Representations of new, rare, or otherwise remarkable Subjects of the Animal Kingdom, drawn and coloured after Nature, with

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