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EXTENSIVE, IMPORTANT AND VALUABLE
OF THE LATE
SIR WILLIAM TITE, C.B. M.P.
F.S.A. F.R.S. F.G.S. &c.
WHICH WILL BE SOLD BY AUCTION,
SOTHEBY, WILKINSON & HODGE,
Auctioneers of Literary Property and Works illustrative of the Fine Arts,
AT THEIR HOUSE, No. 13, WELLINGTON STREET, STRAND, W.C.
AT ONE O'CLOCK PRECISELY.
MAY BE VIEWED TWO DAYS PRIOR, AND CATALOGUES HAD.
DAYDEN PRESS: J. Davy and Sons, 137, Long Acre.
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
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 settlement 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
SIR WILLIAM TITE, C.B., M.P.,
F.S.A. F.R.S. F.G.S. &c.
FIRST DAY'S SALE.
Aberdeen (G. Earl of) on Grecian Architecture, 1822-Burgess (R.)
post 8vo. in one vol.
Quaritch 2 Accords (G. Tabourot, Seigneur des) Ses Bigarrures et Touches, avec les 19 Apophtegmes du Sieur Gaulard et les Escraignes Dijonnoises, morocco extra, g. e. by Trautz-Bauzonnet
12mo. Paris, 1662
From this scarce and curious book of drolleries Swift took many of
half red morocco extra, g. e. A. Pugin's own copy, roy. 4to. 1808-9 Qaritch 4 ACTES OF THE DISPUTACION IN THE COWNCELL OF THE EMPYRE HOLDEN AT REGENSPURG (Ratisbon), &c. Translated owt of Latyne into Englissh by Mylys Couerdale,
black letter, morocco extra, by F. Bedford, VERY SCARCE, 16mo. M.D.XLII
3 ACKERMANN (R.) MICROCOSM OF LONDON, 3 vol. proof and coloured / 10
This work was rigidly suppressed as soon as published, in order to
Adams (J.) Anatomy and Diseases of the Prostrate Gland 8vo. 1853 Westell
MANUSCRIPT, a curious specimen of caligraphy, calf gilt, Svo. SEC. Xix
11 ADDISON'S AUTOGRAPH. Casa (Giovanni della) Rime et Prose, having Ellis &
on titlepage" J. Addison, Sep. 28, 1700," and on fly-leaves 8 pages
14 Adolphus (J.) Memoirs of John Bannister, Comedian, 2 vol. portrait,
Esop's Fables in Chinese, by Mun Mooy Seen-Shang, with a free and a Lucantch
26 Albin (E.) Natural History of English Song-Birds, part of Ei in MS.
Joel Weld Westell 27 Quartch 28 Maurice 29
5. Parsons 30 ALE. The Ex-Ale-tation of Ale (in Verse);
Alciphron's Epistles (translated by W. Beloe)
12mo. Amst. 1734
Alcoran des Cordeliers en Latin et en François, 2 vol. plates by Picart,
roy. 8vo. Oxford, 1789
*Rare. This copy sold for £2. 6s. in G. Smith's sale.
Alfieri (V.) Vita scritta da esso, 2 vol. port. half calf, 8vo. Firenze, 1822
2. R. Smith 33 Alfred's (King) Poems in English Metres by M. F. Tupper, 12mo. 1850
Allies (J.) on the Ignis fatuus and Fairies, half morocco Svo. 1846
calf, sold with all faults, very scarce
small 8vo. 1671
Quarteh 36 ALLOTT (R.) ENGLAND'S PARNASSUS: or the choysest Flowers of our
"Withdrawn 37 Alphabeta varia, scilicet; Brammbanicum, Roma, 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.
beautiful copy of a very rare edition of the Latin version of Vespucius's
celebrated letter, red morocco extra, g. e. by F. Bedford
small 4to. Magister johānes otmar: vindelice impressit Auguste, 1501
Hist Mite 38 AMADIS DE GAULE, written in French by the Lord of Essars Nicholas 10 12 6
de Herberay, and Englished by A. Munday, 4 vol. in 1,
title mended, else fine copy in blue morocco extra, g. e. a very rare romance of chivalry in prose folio. N. Okes, 1618-19) Mitchell 39 Amadis of Gaul, by Vasco Lobeira (translated by R. Southey), 4 vol. calf extra
Zianteh 40 AMERICA. MUNDUS NOVUS, Albericus Vespucius Laurentio Petri de 4210
Medicis salutem plurimam dicit,