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5093 CUNNINGHAM'S Extracts from the Accounts of the Revels at Court in the Reigns of Queen Elizabeth and King James I. 8vo. cloth, 3s. 6d. 1842 5095 FIRST and Second Parts of King Edward IV. Histories, by Thomas Heywood, with an Introduction and Notes by B. Field, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 1842 5096 FIRST Sketch of Shakspeare's Merrie Wives of Windsor, with a Collection of the Tales on which the plot is supposed to have been founded, edited by Halliwell, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d. 1842 5097 FOOLS and Jesters, with a Reprint of Robert Armin's Nest of Ninnies, edited by J. P. Collier, 8vo. cloth, 2s.

1842 5098 PIERCE PENNILESS' Supplication to the Devil, by Thomas Nash, edited by J. P. Collier, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 1842 5099 TIMON, a Play now first printed, edited by Rev. A. Dyce, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 1842 5100 FIRST SKETCHES of the Second and Third Parts of Shakspeare's Henry VI. edited by J. Halliwell, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 1843 5101 "HONOUR TRIUMPHANT and a "LINE OF LIFE," two Tracts by J. Forde, the Dramatist, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 1843 5102 NORTHBROOK'S (Jno.) Treatise against Dancing, Dicing, Plays, &c. and other idle interludes, edited by J. P. Collier, 8vo. cloth, 2s.



1843 5103 OBERON'S VISION in the Midsummer Night's Dream, illustrated by a comparison with Lylie's Endymion, by Rev. J. Halpin, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 5104 THE ALLEYNE PAPERS, illustrative of the Early English Stage, edited by J. P. Collier, Svo. cloth, 2s. 1843 5105 SIR THOMAS MORE, a Play, now first printed, edited by Dyce, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d. 5106 TAMING of a Shrew and a Woman wrapped in Morrel Skin, edited by Amyot, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d.



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5110 SHAKSPEARE'S Society Papers being a Miscellany of Contributions illustrative of the object of the Society, vols. 1 and 2, 8vo. cloth, 5s. 1844-45 5111 DIARY of Philip Henslowe, the Player, 1591 to 1609, edited by J. P. Collier, 8vo. cloth, 3s. 6d.

1845 5112 SHAKSPEARE'S Play of King Henry IV. printed from a Contemporary MS. edited by J. O. Halliwell, facsimile, 8vo. cloth, 2s.

1845 5113 ILLUSTRATIONS of the Fairy Mythology of a Midsummer Night's Dream, edited by Halliwell, 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d.

1845 5114 EXTRACTS from the Registers of the Stationer's Company from 1557 to 1570, with Notes by J. P. Collier, vol. 1, 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d.


5115 SHAPTER (Dr. T.) on the Climate of the South of Devon and its Influence upon Health, coloured geological_map, post Svo. cloth, 3s. 6d. (pub. 7s. 6d.)

1842 5116 SHARP'S (T.) Dissertation on the Pageants or Dramatic Mysteries anciently performed at Coventry by the Trading Companies of that City, 10 curious plates, 4to. cloth, 18s. 6d. (only 250 printed.) Coventry, 1825 5117 SHARP'S (Richard) Letters and Essays in Prose and Verse, 12mo. hf. bd. 2s.

1834 5118 SHARPE'S LONDON MAGAZINE, a Journal of Entertaiment and Instruction, Complete Set from the Commencement in 1845 to 1859, illustrated with numerous steel and wood engravings, 28 vols. royal 8vo. cloth, £3. 5s. (pub. 1845-59 £9. 2s.) A VERY CHEAP SET.

5119 SHARPE'S (E.) Treatise on the Rise and Progress of Decorated Window Tracery in England, illustrated with 97 woodcuts and 66 engravings on steel, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth, 18s. (pub. £1. 11s. 6d.) Van Voorst, 1849 5120 SHAW'S Monody to the Memory of a Young Lady, PRINTED ON VELLUM, illustrated with an Engraving after Westall on India paper, royal 8vo. calf extra, Bensley, 1816


Only two copies printed on vellum. 5121 SHAW'S Museum Leverianum, containing Select Specimens from the Museum of the late Sir Ashton Lever, with descriptions in Latin and English, 72 plates, partly coloured, 2 vols. 4to. hf. russia neat, £1. 8s. SCARCE. 1792-96

5122 SHAW'S (Dr.) GENERAL ZOOLOGY, or Systematic Natural History, with continuation by STEPHENS, and general index, comprising nearly 1200 plates, beautifully engraved by Heath, illustrative of every branch of the Animal Kingdom, 28 vols. 8vo. hf. calf gilt, £3. 18s. (pub. £36. 15s. in bds.) A CHEAP SET. 1800-26 5123 SHAW'S (Dr. T.) Travels or Observations relating to several Parts of Barbary and the Levant, maps and plates, 2 vols. 8vo. new hf. calf gilt, 6s. 6d. (pub. £1. 4s. cloth). 1808

"These travels are universally esteemed for

the extent of their information and their scrupulous fidelity."-Pinkerton.

5124 SHEBBEARE (Dr.)-The History

of the Excellence and Decline of the Constitution, Religion, Laws, Manners, and Genius of the Sumatrans, 2 vols. in 1, 8vo. calf, 12s. VERY SCARCE. 1763 It is singular that the name of the Author appears on the titlepage of the 2nd vol. only. The Book is not mentioned by Chalmers, in his Biographical Dictionary, under the name of Dr. Shebbeare, nor does Lowndes mentions it.-It is mentioned by Watt as an Historical work on Sumatra.

This Work is a sort of imitation. of Utopia, containing an Account of England under assumed

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5128 SHENSTONE'S (W.) Works in Verse and Prose, many of which were never before printed, portrait and vignettes, 2 vols. 8vo. calf, 4s. 6d. Dodsley, 1764 5129 SHENSTONE'S (W.) Works in Verse and Prose, portrait and vignettes, 3 vols. 12mo. old calf gilt, 4s. 6d. 1777 5130 SHENSTONE'S (W.) Works in Verse and Prose, edited by R. Dodsley, portrait and illustrations, 3 vols. 12mo. calf neat, 5s. 6d. 1791 5131 SHEPARD'S (Rev. T. of America) Parable of the Ten Virgins opened and applied, 2 vols. in 1, calf, 5s. 6d. SCARCE. Falkirk. 1797 5132 SHEPHERD'S (John) Critical and Practical Elucidation of the Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, with Memoir of the Author, 2 vols. 8vo. bds. 3s. 1817

5133 SHEPPARD'S (W.) England's Balme, or Proposals by way of Grievance and Remedy, 12mo. calf gilt, carmine 1657 edges, very neat, 6s. 6d. scarce.

This is a very curious book, and contains sug

gestions for the removal and correction of many Laws which even still prevail.

abuses and inconsistencies both in Manners and

5134 SHEPPARD'S (Dr. J. G.) THE FALL OF ROME, and the Rise of the New Nationalities, a series of Lectures on the Connection between Ancient and Modern History, thick post 8vo. cloth, 6s. 1861 5135 SHERBURNE (Edw.) The Sphere of Marcus Manilius made an English Poem, with Annotations and an Astronomical Appendix, frontispiece by Hollar, and plates, folio, hf. bd. 18s.


Lowndes terms this a work of singular erudition. The Appendix contains a very full biographical catalogue of ancient and modern Astronomers and their works (p.p. 120), also a complete list of Fiery Meteors and Comets, with plates. 5136 SHERLOCK'S Discourses concerning the Happiness of Good Men, and of the Punishment of the Wicked in the next World, 8vo. old calf, 2s.

1735 5137 SHERIDAN'S (Richard B.) Speeches, several corrected by himself, 5 vols. 8vo. hf. bd. £1. 8s.


5138 SHERIDAN (R. B.) MOORE'S (Thomas) Memoirs of the Life of the Right Hon. R. B. Sheridan, fine portrait and facsimile of handwriting, 2 vols. 8vo. bds. 7s. 6d. (pub. £1. 11s. 6d.) 1825 5139 SHERIDAN'S (R. B.) MEMOIRS by' Professor W. Smyth, A TRANSCRIPT FROM A PRINTED COPY, OF WHICH ONLY SIX ARE KNOWN TO EXIST, being rigidly suppressed by the Family, sm. 4to. hf. bd. 10s. 6d.

5140 SHIRLEY'S (James) Love Tricks, or the School of Complements, sm. 4to. sewed, 4s.


5141 SHIPP (John), Memoirs of the Extraordinary Military Career of, written by himself, portrait, 3 vols. new hf. calf gilt, 10s. 6d.


"Brave JOHN SHIPP! Excellent JOHN

SHIPP! Had it but been thy lot to have been
born on the shore opposite to that on which thy
poor mother left thee, thou hadst been by this time
or d'Huttrus; but, as fate ordained it, while Junot
Monsieur le Mareschal de Shipp, Duc de Bhurtpore,
and Bernadotte were rising from post to post, and
from honour to honour, John Shipp, by excellence
the brave, was struggling from drummer to fifer-
from fifer to private-from private to corporal-
from corporal to sergeant-until at length, having
led Four Forlorn Hopes, and received sundry ball
wounds, he obtained the small distinction of a
life of John Shipp with pleasure.-To
All the world will read the
us its
perusal has been peculiarly delightful."-Spectator.


5142 SHIPP'S (John) Military Bijou, or | 5154 SIDNEY'S (Sir Philip) Works in, the Contents of a Soldier's Knapsack during Thirty-three Years' Active Service, 2 vols. 8vo. hf. calf gilt, 4s. 6d. (pub. £1. 1s.)

1831 5143 SHORE'S (H. F.) Notes on Indian Affairs (a Collection of Valuable Papers, relating to India), 2 vols. 8vo. bds. 15s. (pub. £1. 8s.) scarce. 1837 5144 SHUCKFORD (S.) Sacred and Profane History of the World connected, from the Creation, 2 vols. 8vo. newly bd. hf. calf gilt, marbled edges, 15s.. 1858 5145 SHUTTLEWORTH'S Paraphrastic Translation of the Apostolical Epistles, with Notes, 8vo. new cloth, 6s. 1854 5146 SKEFFINGTON'S (Hon. H. R.) Poems, 4to. cloth, 4s. 6d. PRIVATELY PRINTED. Kingston-on-Thames, 1848 5147 SIBLY'S (E.) Illustrations of the Occult Sciences, or the Art of Foretelling Future Events and Contingencies by the Aspects, Positions, and Influence of the Heavenly Bodies, curious plates, 2 vols. 4to hf. calf, £1. 1s. SCARCE. 1807 5148 SICILIAN SCENERY, from drawings by P. de Wint, the original sketches by Major Light, 62 beautiful line engravings by Heath and others, impl. 8vo. cloth, 10s. 6d. 1823 5149 SICILIAN SCENERY, by Major Light, containing 62 most beautiful line engravings by C. Heath, PROOFS ON INDIA PAPER, with a set of proof etchings, impl 4to. LARGE PAPER, hf. morocco, uncut, £2. 2s.



5150 SIDDON'S (Henry) Practical illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action, adapted to the English Drama, with 69 engravings, 8vo. cloth, 7s. 6d. 1822 5151 SIDMOUTH'S (Lord) Life and Correspondence, by the Hon. George Pellew, Dean of Norwich, portrait, 3 vols. 8vo. cloth, 8s. 6d. or new hf. calf gilt, 14s. (pub. £2. 2s.) 1847

5152 SIDNEY'S (Sir Philip) Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia, to which is added Astrophel and Stella, also Defence of Poesie and Sonnets, folio, old calf, £1. 1s.

1633 5153 SIDNEY'S (Sir Philip) Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia, to which is added Astrophel and Stella, Defence of Poesy, Sonnets, &c. folio, old calf, 16s.


"There is no work in the department of prose fiction which contains more apophlegmatic wisdom than the Arcadia of Sidney."-Drake's Shakspeare and his Times.

Prose and Verse, portrait by Vertue, 3 vols. 8vo. old calf, £1. 18s. 5155 SIDNEY'S (Sir P.) Defence of Poesy, sm. 4to. cloth, 4s. Bulmer, 1810"

"Sidney was the greatest poet, and the noblest

genius of any that have left writings in our own, or any modern language."-Sir William Temple. 5156 SIDNEY'S (Algernon) Discourses concerning Government, with Memoirs of his Life, and an Apology for himself, fine portrait, folio, calf, 5s. 6d, 1751 5157 SIMS' (R.) Manual for the Genealogist, Topographer, Antiquary, and Legal Professor, 8vo. second edition, cloth, 12s. 6d. Just published, 1861

Consisting of Descriptions of Public Records, Parochial and other Registers, Wills, County and Libraries, &c., &c. Family Histories, Heraldic Collections in Public

5158 SIMEON'S (Rev. C.) WORKS, in

cluding his Skeletons of Sermons, and Hora Homileticæ, or Discourses and Commentary upon every Book of the Old and New Testaments, 21 vols. 8vo. cloth, £4. 15s.


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5160 SIMEON'S (Rev. C.) Life, with a selection from his Writings and Correspondence, edited by Rev. W. Carus, portrait, thick 8vo. cloth, 5s. 6d. (pub. 14s.)

1847. 5161 SIMMOND'S (P. L.) Dictionary of Trade Products, Commercial, Manufacturing, and Technical Terms, with a definition of the Moneys, Weights, and Measures of all Countries reduced to the British Standard, 12mo. hf. bd. 4s. 1858 5162 SIMOND'S (Louis) Journal of a Tour and Residence in Great Britain during the years 1810-11, plates, 2 vols. 8vo. hf. morocco, 4s.

1817 5163 SIMON'S Essay on Irish Coins, and of the Currency of Foreign Moneys in Ireland, with Snelling's Supplement, also an additional Plate containing 19 Coins, never before published, plates, 4to. bds. 8s. 6d. Dublin, 1810 5164 SIMON'S Ten Tribes of Israel Historically Identified with the Aborigines of the Western Hemisphere, map, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d.

1836 5165 SIMPLON-LORY's Picturesque Tour from Geneva to Milan by way of the Simplon, with Descriptions by Shoberl, with 36 beautifully coloured engravings, impl. 8vo. cloth, 9s. 6d. (pub. £2. 12s. 6d.)



5178 SIRR'S (H. S.) China and the Chinese, their Religion, Character, Customs, and Manufactures, coloured plates, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth, 5s. 6d. (pub. £1. 5s.)

5166 SIMPSON'S (T. the Arctic Discoverer) | 5177 SINNETT'S (Mrs. Percy) Byways Life, Travels, and Adventures, by his of History, 2 vols. in 1, post 8vo. cloth, Brother, portrait and map, 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d. (pub. 9s.) 3s. 6d. (pub. 14s.) 1845 5167 SIMPSON'S (Sir G.) Narrative of a Journey round the World during the Years 1841 and 42, portraits and map, 2 vols. royal 8vo. cloth, clean copy, 12s. 6d. (pub. £1. 11s. 6d.) 1847 5168 SIMPSON'S (J. P.) Pictures from Revolutionary Paris, sketched during the first Phases of the Revolution of 1848, 2 vols. post 8vc. cloth, 4s. (pub. 16s.)

1849 5169 SIMPSON'S (L. F.) History of the Literature of Italy, from the Origin of the Italian Language to the Death of Boccacio, post 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d. 1851 5170 SIMPSON'S (J. H.) Journal of a Military Reconnaissance to the Navago Country, made by the Troops under Command of Brevet Lieut. Col. J. M. Washington, profusely illustrated with coloured and tinted plates, 8vo. cloth, 8s. 6d. (pub. 18s.) Philadelphia, 1852 5171 SINCLAIR'S (Sir John) Correspondence with Reminiscences of the most distinguished Characters who have appeared in Great Britain, and in Foreign Countries during the last Fifty Years, illustrated by facsimiles of 200 autographs, portraits, 2 vols. 8vo. new hf.calf gilt, 6s. 6d. (pub. £1. 8s.) 5172 SINCLAIR'S (G.) Hortus Gramineus


Woburnensis, or an Account of the Results of Experiments on the Produce and Nutritive Qualities of different Grasses and other Plants used as the Food of the more valuable Domestic Animals, instituted by John, Duke of Bedford, coloured plates, royal 8vo. hf. calf, 18s. (pub. £2. 2s.)



1825 Presentation Copy from the Author. 5173 SINCLAIR'S (Miss Catherine) Hill and Valley, or Hours in England and Wales, post 8vo. cloth, 2s. 5174 SINCLAIR'S (Miss Catherine) Jane Bouverie, or Prosperity and Adversity, 12mo. cloth, 2s. (pub. 5s.) 5175 SINGER'S (S. W.) Account of the Book printed at Oxford, in 1468, under the title of Exposicio S. Jeronomi in Simbolo Apostolorum, 8vo. bds. 12s. 6d. Privately printed, 1812 5176 SINGER (S. W.)-A Dissertation on Wayland Smith, a Tradition of the Middle Ages, from the French of G. B. Depping and F. Michel, with Additions by S. W. Singer, fcap. 8vo. cloth, 3s.


Pickering, 1847

1849 5179 SISMONDI'S Historical View of the Literature of the South of Europe, translated with Notes by J. Roscoe, 4 vols. 8vo. hf. calf gilt, 12s. 6d. 1823 5180 SISMONDI'S History of the Crusades against the Albigenses in the 13th Century, translated from the French, with an Introductory Essay, 8vo. bds. 4s. 1826 5181 SKELTON-The Pithy, Plea aunt, and Profitable Workes of Maister Skelton, Poet Laureate to King Henry VIII. sm. 8vo. calf neat, 12s. scarce.


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"A curious and remarkable writer."-Retrospective Review.

5183 SKELTON'S (Rev. P.) Complete Works, with Burdy's Life of the Author, edited by the Rev. Robert Lynam, 6 vols. 8vo. bds. 18s.


5184 SKELTON'S ANTIQUITIES of OXFORDSHIRE, complete, with letterpress descriptions, containing 52 plates and 72 vignettes exquisitely engraved, PROOFS ON INDIA PAPER, atlas 4to. bds. uncut, LARGE PAPER, £2. 18s. (pub. £12. 12s.) 1823

5185 SKELTON'S OXONIA ANTIQUA RESTAURATA, containing upwards of 190 engravings of the Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings in Oxford, with letter-press descriptions, impl. 4to. bds. uncut, £1. 12s. (pub. £12. 12s.) 1843 5186 SKELTON'S Etchings of the ANTIQUITIES OF BRISTOL, from Original Sketches by the late Hugh O'Neill, 56 plates, royal 4to. bds. 15s.


5187 SKENE'S Highlanders of Scotland, their Origin, History, and Antiquities, with Sketch of their Manners and Customs, 2 vols. post 8vo. bds. 7s. 6d scarce.


5188 SKETCHES of Madrid and its Inhabitants and of the Society and Manners in the Peninsula in 1835, by a Resident Officer, 2 vols. 8vo. bds. 3s. (pub. £1. 4s.) 1836

with other of his Learned Treatises, with Life of the Author by Dr. Thos. Fuller, 4to. calf, 16s. SCARCE.


"Smith was esteemed one of the most elo

quent preachers of his time He was commonly in price and purity beneath St. Chrysostom himcalled Silver-tongued Smith, being but one mettal self."-Fuller.

5204 SMITH'S (Jno.) Select Discourses, with brief Account of his Life and Death, also a Sermon Preached at his Funeral by Rev. Dr. Patrick, thick 8vo. bds. 3s. 6d. 1821

5189 SKETCHES of Corfu, Historical and | 5203 SMITH'S (Henry) Sermons, together Domestic, its Scenery and Natural Productions, interspersed with Legends and Tales, fcap. 8vo. cloth, 2s. 6d. 1835 5190 SKETCHES from Life, by a Physician, 12mo. bds. 2s. 1835 5191 SKETCHES of Imposture, Deception, and Credulity, frontispiece, 12mo. new hf. calf gilt, 3s. 1840 5192 SKRINE'S (H.) Account of all the Rivers of Note in Great Britain, with their several Courses, their peculiar Character, the Countries through which they flow, and the entire Sea Coast of our Island, folding frontispiece, 8vo. hf. morocco, uncut, 4s 6d. scarce. 5193 SLADE'S (A.) Travels in Germany and Russia, containing an Appendix on the Language and Literature of Russia, 80. new hf. calf gilt, 5s. (pub. 15s. cloth.) 1840 5194 SLOANE'S (Sir Hans) Natural History of Jamaica, and Voyage to the Islands of Barbadoes, Madeira, Nieves, and St. Christophus, with 274 plaees of the Zoology and Botany of the West Indies, 2 vols. folio, old calf gilt, £3. 18s. VERY 1707-25



5195 SMEE'S (Alfred) Elements of Electro Metallurgy, or the Act of Working on Metal by the Galvanic Fluid, illustrated with woodcuts, 8vo. cloth, 2s. (pub. 10s. 6d.) 1841

5196 SMEDLEY'S (F. E.) Harry Coverdalc's Courtship, and all that came of it, illustrated with 30 spirited plates by Phiz, 8vo. cloth, 8s. 6d. 1858 5197 SMEED'S (T.) Wine Merchants' Manual, a Treatise on the Fining, Preparation, and General Management of Wines, 12mo. cloth, 2s.



5198 SMITH'S (Adam) Inquiry into the
Nature and Causes of the Wealth of
Nations, with Life of the Author and a
View of his Doctrine, 3 vols. 8vo. calf
gilt, marbled edges, 7s. 6d.
5199 SMITH'S (B. P.) Journal of an Ex-
cursion round the South-eastern Coast
of England, 12mo. cloth, 2s.
5200 SMITH'S (C.) Ancient and Present
State of the County and City of Water-
ford, plans and plates of Buildings, Anti-
quities, &c. 8vo. calf, 6s 6d. 1774
5201 SMITH'S (Horace) Brambletye House,
or Cavaliers and Roundheads, a Novel,
3 vols. post 8vo. bds. 4s. (pub. £1.11s.6d.)

5202 SMITH'S (H.) History of Festivals
and Games, Ancient and Modern, fron-
tispiece, fcap, 8vo. cloth, 2s.

5205 SMITH'S (J.) Fruits and Farinacea the proper Food of Man, being an attempt to prove that the Natural and best Diet of Man is derived from the Vegetable Kingdom, post 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d. 1845 5206 SMITH'S (J. Pye) Scripture Testimony to the Messiah, an inquiry with a view to the determination of the Doctrine concerning the person of Christ, 3 vols. 8vo. bds. 15s. (pub. £1. 16s.)


5207 SMITH'S (J. Toulmin) Government by Commissions, Illegal and Pernicious, being an Essay on all Commissions of Inquiry, and on the Rights, Duties, and Importance of Local Self-Government, 8vo. cloth, 5s. 6d.


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