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impressions of the portraits, with their Lives and Characters, by Birch, vol. 1, half calf, 1743, folio (789)

Thorp, £5 1os. 2643 Howard and Crisp. Visitation of England and Wales, por

traits on Japanese vellum, pedigrees, cuts of arms, facsimiles, etc. (500 copies, Privately printed), 9 vol., half vellum, 1893-1900 (142)—Visitation of Ireland, portraits on Japanese vellum, pedigrees, cuts of arms, facsimiles, etc. (250 copies, Privately printed), 3 vol., half vellum (143), together 12 vol., 1897-9, imperial 8vo.

£8 18s. 2644 Hutchins (J.) The History and Antiquities of the County of

Dorset, third edition, edited by W. Shipp and J. W. Hodson, plates and genealogies, 4 vol., half morocco, gilt top, 1861-74, royal folio (231)

Biggs, £8 2645 Jeffreys (J. G.) British Conchology, plates, 5 vol., cloth, 1862-9, 8vo. (311)

Walford, £2 ios. 2646 Johnson (S.) Dictionary of the English Language, first edition, 2 vol., old calf, 1755, folio (584)

£2 5s. 2647 (Johnson (S.)] The Prince of Abissinia, a Tale, first edition,

2 vol., original calf, 1759, 8vo. (393) Pickering, £5 2s. 6d. 2648 Lacroix (Paul). Costumes Historiques de la France, avec un

Texte Descriptif précédé de l'Histoire de la Vie Privée des
Français, 640 coloured plates and other engravings, 10 vol.,

half bound, Paris, n. d., 8vo. (87) Quaritch, £8 ios. 2649 Lamb (Charles). Elia. Essays which have appeared under

that Signature in the London Magazine, first edition, boards, uncut, 1823, 8vo. (443)

£16 5s. 2650 Lamb (Charles). Works, first edition, 2 vol., cloth, uncut, 1818, 8vo. (442)

Shepherd, £6 2651 La Fontaine ().de). Contes et Nouvelles en Vers, par M. de

La Fontaine, Edition des Fermiers-Généraux, portraits of La Fontaine and Eisen by Ficquet, plates by Eisen (those of the “Cas de Conscience” and “Le Diable de Papefiguière" découvertes) and vignettes by Choffard, 2 vol., old French morocco, gilt edges, à Amsterdam (Paris, Barbou), 1762, 8vo. (361)

Bain, £21 [There were, as originally published, six uncovered plates, those above mentioned being of frequent occurrence. The others are (3) Les Lunettes, (4) Le Bât, (5) "Le Rossignol," (6) "Richard Minutolo." These plates, the fourth especially, are extremely rare. Eisen's portrait is generally inferior, having been engraved on thin copper. No fewer than 24 plates prepared for this edition were rejected by the Société d'Amateurs for various reasons. These are generally of

smaller size, but are sometimes found bound up.-ED.) 2652 London. The Fishmongers' Pageant on Lord Mayor's Day,

1616, devised by A. Munday, edited by J. G. Nichols, coloured plates and cuts of arms by Shaw, half morocco, 1844, imperial folio (563)

Maggs, £3 175. 6d. 2653 Louvet de Couvray. Les Amours du Chevalier de Faublas,

plates by Gérard, Monnet and others, 4 vol., half bound, uncut, 1798, 8vo. (358)

Quaritch, £2 12s.

2654 MS. on Vellum. Horæ Beatæ Mariæ Virginis, written on

100 leaves of vellum, with 13 large capitals containing miniatures, 15 large and numerous smaller initial letters and borders on almost every page, highly illuminated in gold and colours, old morocco gilt, gilt edges, cir. xii. sec. (497)

Tinkler, £,64 2655 Malton (J.) A Picturesque and Descriptive View of the City

of Dublin, taken in the year 1791, plates, half morocco, 1792, oblong folio (560)

Karslake, £7 [Has engraved title, 2 plans and 26 mezzotint views.

ED.) 2656 Marguerite de Navarre. Heptameron Francais, ou les Nou

velles de Marguerite, Reine de Navarre, engraved titles and plates and vignettes by Freudeberg and Dunker, 3 vol. (printed title in vol. I only), old French calf, gilt edges, with bookplates, Berne, 1780-81, 8vo. (359)

Cory, £4 175. 6d. 2657 Mempes (M.) Japan, a Record in Colour, numerous coloured

plates, edition de luxe (limited to 600 copies), cloth extra, gilt top, 1901, 4to. (202)

Bumpus, £3 1os. 2658 Modern London, plates, with the series of 31 coloured plates

of London Cries (a few foxed), boards, uncut, 1805, 4to. (535)

Kenyon, £4 ios. 2659 Morris (W.) Works, Kelmscott Golden Type Edition, 8 vol.

(3 of which are published, the remaining 5 to be delivered when issued, limited to 315 copies), boards, uncut, 1901, etc., 4to. (119)

£19 2660 Nattes (J. C.) Bath Illustrated by a Series of Views, vignette

title and 29 coloured plates, with descriptive text, coloured vignette title, half morocco extra, W. Miller, 1806, imperial folio (230)

Bain, £12 2661 Ovid. Les Metamorphoses d'Ovide, frontispieces, engraved

titles and dedication, 140 plates by Eisen, Gravelot, Moreau, etc., and vignettes by Choffard (a fine copy of the first issue), 4 vol., calf, gilt edges, Paris, 1767-1771, 4to. (530)

£14 The later issue has vol. iv. dated 1770, and page 215 in

vol. iii. is erroneously paged 209.—ED.) 2662 Parkinson (J.) Theatrum Botanicum. The Theatre of

Plants, with the chief Notes of Dr. Lobel, Dr. Bonham and others, numerous cuts (engraved title mounted), old calf, London, printed by Thos. Cotes, 1640, folio (577)

Tregaskis, £5 7s. 6d. 2663 Pater (W.) Works, with Essays from “The Guardian," portrait, edition de luxe, 9 vol., art cloth, 1900, 8vo. (133)

Dobell, £7 7s. 6d. 2664 Pyne (W. H.) History of the Royal Residences, with 100

highly-finished engravings, coloured, 3 vol., morocco extra, gilt edges (title of vol. I repaired), 1819, 4to. (195)

Maggs, £23 ios. [This was an original copy, the colouring of the plates being different from and much superior to that in the later

issues of the same edition. One of the latter on large paper sold at this same sale (Lot 562) for £7, cloth boards, uncut. On March 19th another copy of the late issue realised £12 155. (Hodgson's). Three of the plates were defective.

-ED. 2665 Racinet (M. A.) Le Costume Historique, 500 plates (300 col

oured), 6 vol., in 20 portfolios, small 4to., and the volume of text, sewed, Paris, 1888, 8vo. (86)

Parsons, £8 ios. 2666 Richardson (S.) Sir Charles Grandison, first edition, 7 vol., calf, 1754, 8vo. (395)

Pickering, £2 18s. 2667 Robins' Panoramic Representation of the Queen's Visit to the

City on the Ninth of November, 1837, coloured, nearly 10 feet long, in cloth case, 8vo. (75)

Maggs, £i 175. 2668 Romnei (Count H.) The Courtiers' Academie, comprehending

Seven Severall Dayes' Discourses, original vellum, Valentine Sims (1598), sinall 4to. (370) Pickering, £3 75. 6d.

[Originally written in Italian by Romei, and now trans

lated into English by John) Keper).-ED.] 2669 Rossetti (D. G.) Ballads and Sonnets, LARGE AND THICK

PAPER (one of 25 copies printed for subscribers only), boards, uncut, 1881, 8vo. (122)

Wesley, £11 1os. 2670 Rossetti (D. G.) Collected Works, edited by W. M. Rossetti,

LARGE PAPER (one of 25 copies printed for subscribers only), 2 vol., in 4 parts, boards, uncut, 1886, 8vo. (123)

Sotheran, £12 Ios. 2671 Rowlandson (T.) Goldsmith (O.) The Vicar of Wakefield,

24 coloured plates by Rowlandson, morocco extra, gilt top, uncut, Ackermann, 1817, royal 8vo. (449)

Hornstein, £9 Ios. 2672 Rowlandson (T.) World in Miniature, No. 2, 40 etchings, half bound, with the wrapper, Ackermann, 1816, 8vo. (450)

Robson, £8 ios. 2673 Salzmann (C. G.) Elements of Morality, first edition, 50

plates by W. Blake, with list of plates to each vol., 3 vol., calf, 1791, 8vo. (404)

Bumpus, £3 Ios. 2674 Sandford (Fr.) Coronation of James II. and his Queen, 30

folding engravings of the ceremonial, procession, rejoicings, regalia, etc., panel calf, rebacked, 1687, folio (235)

Walford, £4 ios. 2675 Sams (W.) A Tour of Paris, illustrated witń 21 coloured

plates, accompanied with descriptive letterpress, half mo

rocco gilt, gilt top, 1822, folio (539) Hill & Son, to 2676 Seebohm (H.) A History of British Birds, with their Geo

graphical Description and Classification, coloured plates, 4 vol., half morocco, gilt tops, with the wrappers bound in, R. H. Porter, 1883-95, 8vo. (145)

Rolfe, £4 155. 2677 Shelley (P. B.) Laon and Cythna, or the Revolution of the

Golden City, first edition, half morocco, t. e. g., uncut, 1818, 8vo. (439)

Dobell, £17 5s. [The edges were slightly stained. The collation is as follows :—Title, blank leaf, preface (v.-xxii.), dedication (xxiii. xxxii.), half title, and text, pages 1-270. There should

be a leaf containing an advertisement by C. and J. Ollier,
who had just published Shelley's “Proposal for putting
Reform to the Vote," and also a leaf of errata, both at the

2678 Shelley (P. B.) The Masque of Anarchy, with Preface by

Leigh Hunt, first edition, original cloth, Moxon, 1832, 8vo.

Robson, £3 2s. 6d. 2679 Shelley (P. B.) The History of a Six Weeks' Tour, first edition, original half binding, uncut, 1817, 8vo. (438)

Maggs, £3 Ios. [This “Tour” was originally published by Thomas Hookham, ut supra, and, like the majority of Shelley's writings, proved a commercial failure. Twelve years later the remainder was bought by John Brooks, who re-issued the work with a fresh title-page. This re-issue of 1829 is very much scarcer and of considerably greater value than

copies of the original edition.—ED.]
2680 Siebold et Hoffmann. Bibliotheca Japonica (100 copies

printed), Books I to 3, boards, Lugd. Bat., 1833-41, royal
4to. (551)

Quaritch, £2 5s. 2681 Speed (J.) A Prospect of the most Famous Parts of the

World, W. Humble, 1646—and England, Wales and Scot-
land Described, G. Humble, 1627, numerous maps, in i

vol., original calf, oblong 12mo. (368) Pickering, £2 25. 2682 Swift (J.) The Beast's Confession to the Priest, sewed, T. Cooper, 1738, 8vo. (402)

Maggs, £2 16s. 2683 Symonds (Dr. J. A.) Verses, edited by his Son, first edition,

cloth, Privately printed, 1871, 8vo. (413) Maggs, £1 13s. 2684 Temminck (C. J.) Verhandelingen over de Naturlijke Ges

chiedenis der Nederlandsche Overzeesche Bezittingen
(Dutch East Indies), Ethnology, Zoology and Botany,
upwards of 255 litho, and other plates, many coloured, 3
vol., half morocco, Leiden, 1839-44, folio (571)

Quaritch, £9 Ios. 2685 Tennyson (Lord). In Memoriam, first edition (earliest issue,

with advertisement, dated February, 1850), original cloth,

uncut, E. Moxon, 1850, 8vo. (421) Denham, £5 25. 6d. 2686 The Houghton Gallery. A Set of Prints engraved after the

most capital Paintings in the Collection of the Empress of
Russia, lately in the Possession of the Earl of Orford, at
Houghton in Norfolk, portraits of the Empress Catherine
and Sir Robert Walpole, gnettes on titles, plans, etc. and
130 engravings (some mezzotints), 2. vol., old morocco
(rubbed), the lower margins of a few plates in vol. 2 damp-

stained, J. Boydell, 1788, atlas folio (238) Roche, £ 18 55. 2687 Thackeray (W. M.) The Nation, for May 13th, 1843, con

taining a Poem and a Woodcut by Thackeray, Dublin,
1843, 8vo. (409)

Denham, £i jos. 2688 The Oxford and Cambridge Magazine for 1856, conducted by

Members of the Two Universities, the 12 numbers, sewed,
London, Bell and Daldy, Fleet Street, 1856 (121)

Maggs, £20


2700 Millais (J. G.) A Breath from the Veldt, illustrations, 1895,

[The above copy of this literary periodical, containing contributions by D. G. Rossetti, William Morris, E. BurneJones and others, was in the original green wrappers, with

the advertisements, as issued.- Catalogue.) 2689 Thomson (J.) Alfred, a Masque, morocco extra, gilt edges, 1740, 8vo. (512)

Denham, £3 ios. [This Masque was performed before the Prince and Princess of Wales at Clifden on August ist, 1740.

It is noticeable as containing the original rendering of "Rule, Britannia," composed for it and then sung for the first time.

- ED.)
2690 Vaughan (H.) Works in Prose and Verse, edited by Grosart,

illustrations (106 copies, Printed for private circulation), 4
vol., morocco extra, tooled inner borders, gilt edges, by
Rivière, 1871, 8vo. (43)

Maggs, £4 7s. 68. 2691 Virgil. The Bucoliks of Publius Virgilius Maro, newly trans

lated into English Verse, by A. F(leming), black letter (top
corner of each page cut and wormed), 1589, 8vo. (367)

Pickering, £3 2s. 6d. 2692 Wilkinson (R.) Londina Illustrata, numerous illustrations and plans, 2 vol., half morocco, gilt top (1825), 4to. (194)

D. Reeves, £5 2693 Yule (Colonel H.) The Book of Ser Marco Polo, maps and plates, 2 vol., cloth, 1871, 8vo. (56)

Sotheran, £3 7s. 6d. On March 19th, 20th and 21st, Messrs. Hodgson also disposed of a Miscellaneous Collection of Books.

The following are

noticeable--2694 Burlington Fine Arts Club. Illustrated Catalogue of Book

bindings, frontispiece and 113 coloured facsimile plates, buckram, 1891, atlas 4to. (267)

Quaritch, ku 2695 Burlington Fine Arts Club. European Enamels from the

earliest date to the end of the Seventeenth Century, folding frontispiece in gold and colours and 71 plates, buckram, 1897, atlas 4to. (268)

Quaritch, £6 ios. 2696 Burlington Fine Arts Club. Steel and Iron Work, European,

70 plates, buckram, 1900, atlas 4to. (269) Parsons, £5 1os. 2697 Boydell. Shakespeare Prints, 96 plates from paintings by Northcote, Smirke, Westali

, Fuseli, Reynolds, Stothard, etc. (should be 100, a few stained and torn), 2 vol. in 1, 1803, atlas folio (967)

J. Rimell, £9 125. 6d. 2698 Forcellini. Totius Latinitatis Lexicon, cura et studio Vincentius De Vit, 6 vol., sewed, Prati

, 1858-75, 4to. (903).

Lorentz, £2 35. 2699 Lea (Isaac). Observations on the Genus Unio, plates (some

coloured), vol. 1 to 10, and Description of some New Fossil Shells, and a Synopsis of the Family of Naiades, in 4 vol., half calf, Philadelphia, 1832, 4to. (278)

Sotheran, £2 8s.

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2701 Perelle. Les Places, Portes et Maisons de Paris, Veues de

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