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Forrester, £1 2s. 211 Higgins (G.) The Celtic Druids, plates, uncut, 1827, 4to. (319)

Ridler, £i 175. 212 Hope (Sir W.) The Compleat Fencing-Master (running title,

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Quaritch, £i 10s. 213 Hunt (Leigh). Stories from the Italian Poets, first edition, 2 vol., original cloth, 1846, 8vo. (186)

Thorp, £r is. 214 Hunterian Club Publications, Nos. 1-65, original wrappers, uncut, Printed for the Club, 1872-94, 4to. (632)

Sotheran, £4 6s. 215 Hutchins (John). History and Antiquities of the County of

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Cricher, £4 18s. 216 Inman (Dr. T.) Ancient Faiths embodied in Ancient Names,

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portraits, 2 vol., clean in original cloth, Bentley, 1846, 8vo. (185)

Hornstein, 42 18s. 218 Knight (R. P.) Discourse on the Worship of Priapus, illustrations, roxburghe, Privately printed, 1865, 4to. (322)

Forrer, £i 145. 219 Lancival (J. C. J. L. de). Hector, Tragédie en cinq Actes,

frontispiece, old French morocco extra, gold borders on the sides, with the arms of the Empress Josephine on the sides and crowned initial on the back, silk linings, g.e., Paris, 1809, 8vo. (1268)

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Vie de l'Auteur, par R. de Montenault), 274 plates by
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portrait of Lafontaine, 4 vol., old calf, Paris, Dessaint et
Saillant, 1755-9, folio (766)

Ridler, 65 (The best copies have the ensign in the first plate of the 171st Fable, before the words “Le Singe et le Léopard.” These are superior to copies having the word “ Léopard” only, though these in their turn are superior to ordinary

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Hornstein, £2 16s. 225 Lydekker (R.) Royal Natural History, edited by R. Lydekker,

6 vol., coloured 'plates and numerous engravings, 1893-96, imperial 8vo. (523)

Thorp, £i 16s. 226 Malton (Thomas). A Picturesque Tour through the Cities of

London and Westminster, 2 vol. in 1, 100 large plates in

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first edition, portraits, and etchings by George Cruikshank, half calf, 1845, 8vo. (554)

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Inhabitants of the British Islands, 24 large coloured plates, half bound, 1815; folio (641)

Ridler, £2 2s. 229 Miller (Hugh). Poems written in the leisure hours of a

Journeyman Mason, first edition, morocco extra, by Rivière,
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Bumpus, £8 ios. 232 Old Plays, being a continuation of Dodsley's Collection, with

Notes critical and explanatory, 6 vol., half calf gilt, m. e., 1816, 8vo. (4)

Sotheran, £i is. 233 Pardoe (Miss). Life of Marie de Medicis, Queen of France, portraits, 3 vol., original cloth, 1852, 8vo. (189)

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Roche, £i is. 238 Prince (John). Worthies of Devon . . . Lives and Fortunes of

the most famous Divines, Statesmen, Swordsmen, Writers, etc., numerous engravings of arms, old calf (rebacked), Exeter, 1701, folio (374)

Crocker, £2 145. 239 Record Publications. Calendar of State Papers. Ireland

(1599-1647), 4 vol.-America and West Indies (1685-88] —

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Harding, £5 ros. 240 Recorde (R.) The Whetstone of Witte, whiche is the Seconde

Part of Arithmetike containyng the xtraction of Rootes :
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Woorkes of Surde Nombers, black letter, large copy, but
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Quaritch, £2 18s. 241 Recueil de Romances Historiques, tendres et burlesques, tant

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Terry, {2 25. 242 Ruskin (John). Modern Painters, complete edition, with the

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Ridler, £5 243 Seymour (C.) Survey of the Cities, Towns and Villages of

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Ridler, 44 4s. 244 Shakespeare (W.) Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, His

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Maggs, £8 125. 246 Shakspeariana. The Secret History of Mack-beth King of

Scotland, taken from a very ancient original manuscript, half calf, 1708, 8vo. (265)

Maggs, £3 8s. 247 Spargo (T.) Statistics of and Observations upon the Mines of Cornwall, 4 vol., plans, calf gilt, 1860-65, 8vo. (887)

Quaritch, £i Is. 248 Stirling-Maxwell (Sir W.) Don John of Austria, the special

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Forrester, £4 ios. 249 Swainson (W.) Zoological Illustrations (Ornithology, Ento

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D. Wise, £ 1 155. 251 Symonds (J. D.) Wine, Woman and Song, LARGE PAPER, 50 copies printed, 2 copies, 1884, 4to. (1521)

Hornstein, £4 2s. 6d. 252 Terry (D.) British Theatrical Gallery, with Biographical

Notices, portraits, half bound, 1825, folio (379) Roche, £ i 6s. 253 Vecellio (C.) Habiti Antichi, full-page woodcuts after designs

by Titian, calf gilt, with the series of engravings of American costume, Venet., 1664, 8vo. (119)

Řidler, ķi 15s. 254 Victoires, Conquêtes, Désastres, Revers et Guerres Civiles des

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Thorp, £2 255 Walpole (Horace). Anecdotes of Painting in England, en

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Maggs, £3.155. 256 Wheatley (H. B.) Remarkable Bindings in the British

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Thorp, £ 1 8s. 258 Whitman (Walt). As a Strong Bird on Pinions Free, and

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Sotheran, £i 3s. 259 Whitman (Walt). Leaves of Grass, with inscription on Ay

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H.M.S. Swiftsure, under the command of Sir Horatio
Nelson, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile, LARGE
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Instructions to Young Officers, 1768—Maneuvres for a

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Pickering, £3 Ios. 262 Anthropology. Untrodden Fields of Anthropology, by a

French Army Surgeon, plates separate, 3 vol., cloth, 1898, royal 8vo. (403)

Sotheran, £2 125. 263 Apperley (C. J.) Memoirs of John Mytton, 20 hand-coloured

plates by Alken, half morocco gilt, gilt top, 1899, royal 8vo. (161)

Forrester, £i 125. 264 Balzac (Honoré de). La Comédie Humaine, Scenes of

Parisian and Private Life, etchings on Japanese vellum (250 copies printed), 22 vol., cloth, gilt tops, 1897-9, 8vo. (87)

Wilkinson, £6 265 Blew (W. C. A.) A History of Steeple-Chasing, 28 illustra

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Edwards, £1 145. 268 Brookshaw (G.) Pomona Britannica, 60 hand-coloured plates of choice fruits, 2 vol. in 1, calf, 1817, 4to. (893)

Menken, £1 185. 269 Browning (R.) Selections, the two series in i vol., morocco extra, floral design on sides, gilt top, uncut, 1894, 8vo. (116)

Maggs, £1 135. 270 Burton (Sir R. F.) The Book of the Thousand Nights and a

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Shepherd, £33 IOS. 271 Burton (Sir R. F.) The Book of the Thousand Nights and a

Night, edited by L. C. Smithers, 12 vol., cloth gilt, gilt tops,
Nichols, 1894, 8vo. (376)

Sotheran, £3 75. 6d. 272 Byron (Lord). Works and Life, by Moore, frontispieces and

vignette titles by Turner, etc., 17 vol., half morocco, gilt tops, 1832-3, 8vo. (392)

Quaritch, £3 7s. 6d. 273 Byron (Lord). Works, edited by R. E. Prothero and E. H.

Coleridge, portraits and illustrations, 9 vol. (Letters, vol. 1 to 5, and Poetry, vol. i to 4), LARGE PAPER (limited to 250 copies), half roan, gilt top, uncut, 1898-1900, 8vo. (112)

Maggs, £7 274 Carey (D.) Life in Paris, 21 coloured plates and numerous

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Sotheran, £i ios. 275 Collectio Weigeliana. Weigel und Zestermann. Die Anfange

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