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The following Catalogues will be sent post free to any address upon application.


No. 212.

Part II. I to R.

No. 214. PRESENTATION COPIES and Books from the Libraries of

Andrew Lang, Leigh Hunt, and other famous persons.



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HAVE a collection of no less than Fourteen Hundred Books 1

printed for private circulation, which I now offer for sale, en bloc. About nine hundred of these books are fully described in my Catalogue of Books printed for Private Circulation, with annotations upon them, and many extracts. . To a prospective purchaser I will gladly send a copy of my Catalogue, indicating about nine hundred of the books which are now offered in this lot. The remaining five hundred books have not been catalogued by me, and are for the most part unknown to bibliographers, as they are not described in any books of reference.

Although printed for private circulation only, and in very limited numbers, these books are by no means devoid of interest. The collection would be of great value to the Genealogist. Family Historian, and Topographer. I offer the lot for the very moderate sum of

Two Hundred and Twenty Pounds.

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1 ABELARD AND HELOISE, Letters of, 13 ALDEN's (H. M.) Magazine Writing and

with & particular account of their lives, the New Literature, portrait, cr. 8vo, cloth, amours and misfortunes, extracted chiefly nice copy, presentation copy to Lady Ritchie, from Mons. Bayle, translated from the with long autograph inscription signed by the French by J. Hughes, plates, 12mo, calf, Author, 48 6d

1908 2s 6d

1719 14 ALLEN's (J.) The Younger Brother, his 2 ABELARD AND HELOISE, Letters of, apologie ; or, a father's free power disputed

with an account of their lives and mis- for the disposition of his lands, &c., sm. forbunes ; also poems by Pope, Madan, 400, sewn, rare, 4s 6d Oxford, 1634 Cawthorne, &c., front., sm. 8vo, calf, 2s 6d 15 ALPINE.-Brockedon's (W.) Journals of

1803 Excursions in the Alps, the Pennine, 3 ABELARD AND HELOISE, Letters of, Gravan, Cottian, Rhetian, Lepontian and

with a particular account of their lives, Bernese, map, cr. 8vo, balf calf, 39 1833 amours and misfortunes ; also poems by 16 ALPINE.-Harrison's (F.) My Alpine Pope, Madan, &c., front., 1807--Hayley's Jubilee, 1851-1907, portrait, cr. 8vo, cloth, (W.) Triumphs of Temper, a poem, plates 28 6d

1908 by Stothard, Chichester, 1807—2 vols in 1, 17 ALPINE. Wbymper's (Ed.) Guide to 12mo, half morocco, 3s

Chamonix and the Range of Mont Blanc, 4 ADDISON's (J.) Dissertations upon Roman

illustrated, cr. 8vo, wrappers, presentation Poets : also an Essay upon the Roman

copy, with Author's autograph inscription, Elegiac Poets, by Major Pack, with an

2s 6d essay on Addison's writings, by Á. Young, 18 AMARANTH (The), or Religious Poems, 12mo, calf, joints cracked, 2s 6d

consisting of fables, visions, emblems, &c., E. Curll, 1721

fine copper-plate engravings by W. Hibbart 5 AEROCRAFT, the monthly review of the

after Carrache, I. Robins, Coypel, Zelman,

and others, 8vo, old calf, joints cracked, 7860 world's progress and practice in aerial

1767 navigation, illustrated, Nos. 1 to 4, 4 parts, 8vo, wrappers, 2s 6d

Contains Eulogius, or the Charitable Mason. 1909

19 AMERICA.—The History of the Bucapiers 6 AERONAUTICAL ANNUAL (The), edited

of America, THE FIFTH EDITION, 3 vols, sm. by J. Means, 1895, 1898, 1897, illustrated,

8vo, original calf, £1 188

1774 3 vols, 8vo, wrappers, 5s 6d

20 AMERICA. - Tbe Constitutions of the Boston (U.S.A.), 1895-97

United States of America ; also the Declara. 7 AFRICA.-Lucca's (Gaudentio di) Adven

tion of Independence, Acts for the Govern. tures, giving an account of an unknown

ment of the Territories, &c., 12mo, sheep, country in the midst of the deserts of Africa, the origin and antiquity of the 21 AMERICA.-Trumbull's (John) Poetical

joints cracked, 2s

New York, 1813 people, their religion, customs, polity and laws, 8vo, calf, 38


Works, written before and during the

Revolutionary War, portrait and vignette 8 AFRICA.-Hilton-Simpson's (M. W.) Land titles, 2 vols, roy. 8vo, bds., UNCUT, scarce, and Peoples of the Kasai : being a narrative 78 6d

Hartford, U.S.A., 1820 of a two years' journey among the Candi. 22 AMERICA, &c.-An Account of the most bals of the equatorial forest and other

Remarkable Voyages, from the discovery savage tribes of the South-Western Congo, coloured and other illustrations and a map,

of America by Columbus to the present 8vo, cloth, blind stamp on title, 78 6d (pub.

time, front., death of Capt. Cook, and vig. 168 net)


nette title, 12mo, stamped leather, gilt edges,

2s 6d 9 AGRIPPA (Henry Cornelius) The Vanity 23 AMERICA.-Crockett's (Col.) Exploits and

Darton, 1831 of Arts and Sciences, translated, portrait, Adventures in Texas : his many hair. 8vo, old calf, 8s 6d


breadth escapes, with a topographical, 10 A’KEMPIS's (Thomas) Imitation of Christ, historical and political view of Texas, with an Introduction by Canon Knox

written by himself ; the narrative brought Little, facsimile reproduction of the first edi. down from the death of Col. Crockett to tion, 1471-72, folio, quarter calf, 68 1893

the battle of San Jacinto, by an eye-wit11 Another copy, parchment wrappers, noss, 12mo, bds., 78 6d


also 24 AMERICA.-Christian Ballads (by C.), several autograph letters from Canon Knox FIRST EDITION, post 8vo, cloth, 28 od Little, £l 18

New York, 1840 12 AKENSIDE's (Mark) The Pleasures of 25 AMERICA.—Robinson's (A.) Glances at

Imagination, and other poems, 8vo, bds., Time, a poom, 8vo, half morocco, 2s 6d UNCUT, scarce in this state, 38


Buenos Ayres, 1854


26 AMERICA.-Washington, Histoire de, et 38 ANNESLEY CASE.—Memoirs of an Un.

de la foundation de la République des états- fortunate Young Nobleman, returned unis par Cornelis de Wit, précodée d'une from a Thirteen Years' Slavery in America, etude historique sur Washington par M. 12mo, old calf, 7s 6d

1743 Guizot, post 8vo, calf, gilt back, gilt The case of Jas. Annesley, who obtained the edges, presentation copy, with Author's auto- Apnesley Peerage.

graph inscription signed, 78 6d Paris, 1855 40 ANNESLEY TRIAL.-The Trial between 27 AMERICA.-Douglass's (F.) My Bondage Campbell Craig, Lessee, of James Annesley,

and my Freedom : I., Life as a Slave ; II., Plantiff, and the Rt. Hon. Richmond, Life as a Freeman, introduction by Dr. J. Earl of Anglesey, Defendant, portrait, M'Cune Smith, FIRST EDITION, portrait and 8vo, calf, 78 6d

1744 2 plates, cr. 8vo, cloth, 3s 6d New York, 1855 41 ANTHOLOGY.-Living English Poets, 28 AMERICA. Report upon the Indian 1892, front., cr. 8vo, cloth, 38 1883

Tribes, by A. W. Whipple, T. Ewbank 42 Living English Poets, 1893, front., and Prof. Wm. W. Turner, tinted plates cr. 8vo, parchment, 3s

1893 and illustrations, 4to, quarter morocco neat, 43 ANTHOLOGY.-Meynell's 158

(Alice) The Washington, 1855

Flower of the Mind : a choice among the Indian traditions, superstitions, and pictographs, vocabularies of North American lan. best poems, cr. 8vo, parchment, UNCUT, guage, Indian residences, portraits

with silk ties, 3s 6d

1898 dress, condition of the Aborigines of New Mexico, upon its discovery. by Spaniards, 44 ANTIQUITIES, &c.- Catalogue of the history of the Apache Nations and other Antiquities and Works of Art exhibited at tribes.

Ironmongers' Hall, 1861, plates (two illu29 AMERICA.-Beauvallet's (Léon) Rachel minated), numerous facsimiles and wood

and the New World : a trip to the United cuts, 2 vols, 4to, half morocco neat, 88 6d States and Cuba, translated from the

1869 French, FIRST EDITION, cr. 8vo, cloth, 38 45 ANTIQUITIES.—Stephensis (G.) Thunor

New York, 1856 the Thunderer, carved on a Scandinavian 30 AMERICA.-The Italian Bride, a play, in Font of about the year 1000, illustrated, five acts, written for Miss Eliza Logan, folio, half calf neat, 3s

1878 and published for private distribution,


Stephens's (G.) Macbeth, Earl 12mo, half morocco, with presentation

Siward and Dundee, a contribution to inscription by Logan, 2s 6d Savannah, 1856

Scottish history, from the Rune-Finds of 31 AMERICA.-A Metrical Description of a Scandinavia, two illustrations, folio, half Fancy Ball, given at Washington, 9th calf neat, 38

1876 April, 1858, dedicated to Mrs. Senator 47 ANTIQUITIES.—The Forman Collection, Gwin, notes, and a key to the names of

Catalogue of the Egyptian, Greek and the guests, 4to, cloth, 38 6d

Roman Antiquities, and Objects of Art of Washington, 1858

the Renaissance, &c. (first portion), plates, 32 AMERICA.-Portraits of Geo. Washing.

folio, wrappers, 38 ton, J. Madison, John Adams, R. Fulton, W. H. Prescott, W. C. Bryant, D. Boone, 48 ARCANDAM.-The most Excellent, Profit

Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge, 1899 E. R. Kane, A. Lincoln, W. H. Seward, U. 8. Grant, and others, from original

able, and Pleasant Booke of the famous portraits by A. Chappel, 17 portraits,


Doctor and Expert Astrologian, Arcandam, cloth, 38

New York, 1861

or Alcandrin, to find the fatall destiny, 33 AMERICA.-Bates's (H. W.) The Natura

constellation, complexion and naturali list on the Amazons, map and illustrations,

inclination of every man and childe by

1864 cr. 8vo, cloth, 48 6d

his birthe, with an addition of physiog34 ANECDOTES, &c.-The Parlour Portfolio,

nomy, newly turned out of French into or Post-chaise companion: a selection of

our vulgar tongue, by William Warde, amusing articles and anecdotes that have

woodcuts, black letter, 12mo, russia gilt, appeared in the daily and periodical

RARE, part of one leaf supplied in facsimile,

£1 108 journals from 1700 to the present time, 2

Felix Kyngston, 1637 vols, 8vo, half calf, 48 6d

1820 49 ARCHÆOLOGY, Handbook of, Egyptian. 35 ANGLING.—[Diaper's (John)] Nereides, Greek - Etruscan - Roman,

M. or .sea-eclogues, 8vo, original calf, FINE Westropp, illustrated, 8vo, cloth, back COPY, RARE, 15s 1712 faded, 3s

1867 36 ANGLING. O'Gorman's (Mr.) The 50 ARCHITECTURAL (The) Magazine and

Practice of Angling, particularly as regards Journal of Improvement in Architecture, celand, cr. 8vo, cloth, nice copy, 38

Building and Furnishing, and in the arts

Dublin, 1855 and trades connected therewith, edited by 37 ANGLING.—Dennys's (John) Secrets of J. C. Loudon, numerous illustrations, Vols. Angling, 1613, with introduction by T.

I. to V. (all published), 5 vols, 8vo, calf, Westwood, sm. 4to, roxburghe, 2s 6d 1883 gilt backs, fine set, 10s 6d

1834-38 38 ANGLING.–Seven INDIA PROOF Illustra- Contains contributions by J. Ruskin, well known tions to Isaac Walton's Compleat Angler, in

architects, interesting notices of public exact copy of those in the FIRST EDITION,

buildings, &c., in London. The object of the

magazine is to render architecture familiar to 1653, roy. 8vo, wrappers, 2s

1886 the general reader,

by H.

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