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the book in 1598, on title, old calf, morocco back, Neapolis,
Pickering, £7 4124 Columna (Franciscus de). Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, first
edition, woodcuts attributed to Giovanni Bellini, the Priapus
Ædibus Aldi Manutii, 1499, small folio (560) Pickering, £96 4125 Columna (Franciscus de). La Hypnerotomachia di Poliphilo,
second edition, woodcuts attributed to Giovanni Bellini, the
Ellis, £15 5s. 4126 [Combe (William).] Three Tours of Dr. Syntax, 80 coloured
illustrations by T. Rowlandson, 3 vol., calf extra, inside
Sotheran, £7 55. 4127 [Combe (William).] The English Dance of Death, first
edition, frontispiece and engraved title to vol. i., and 72
J. Bumpus, £8 155. 4128 Commines (Philippe de). Memoires de Louis XI. et Charles
VIII., ruled in red, ornamental initials, oaken boards, mo-
Ridler, 46 155. 4129 Compendium Musices confectum ad faciliorem instructionem
Cantum Choralem discentium, necnon ad introductionem
Cotton, £5 ros. 4130 Concilia Generalia Ecclesiæ Catholicæ Pauli V. Pont. Max.
auctoritate edita, Gr. et Lat., editio princeps, 4 vol., old
Tregaskis, £4 155. 4131 Cook (Captain James). Three Voyages of Discovery in the
Southern Hemisphere, original editions, numerous maps
Ellis, 45 4132 Copernicus (Nicolaus). De Revolutionibus Orbium Cælestium
lib. vi., editio prima, diagrams and ornamental woodcut
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[This book was placed on the “Index” by the Papal
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sented in this Booke following (besides the foresaid Crudities) no lesse fowing in the body of the Booke than the Crudities themselves, etc., first edition, wanted engraved title and 3 plates, that of the Heidelberg Tun mended and mounted, 2 leaves of contemporary poetry relating to Coryat, John Bunyan, John Dunton, etc., with signature “E. libris Samuelis Westley (? Sam. Wesley, the poet), e Coll. Exon. Oxon., Dec. '86,” before sheet B, sold not subject to return, morocco extra, g.e., hy Rivière, Printed
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Cotton, £2 2s. 4136 Coryat (Thomas). Mr. Thomas Coriat to his friends in Eng
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Pickering, £16 4137 Cowley (A.) Poems, viz.: I., Miscellanies—II., The Mistress,
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editio princeps, lit. semi-goth.. long lines, 35 to a full page,
Pickering, £13 ios. 4141 Cristianus ad Solitarium quendam de Ymagines Mundi (per
Honorium Augustodinensem), lit. semi-goth., long lines, 30
Cockerell, £6 js. 4142 Crowe (J. A.) and G. B. Cavalcaselle. New History of Paint
ing in Italy, from the Second to the Sixteenth Century,
Collinson, £7 4143 Daniell (Samuel). African Scenery and Animals, 30 coloured plates, rough calf, n. d., imperial oblong folio (656)
Quaritch, £10 4144 Daniell (William) and Ayton (R.) Voyage round Great
Britain, coloured plates and a chart of the voyage, 8 vol. in
Jackson, £15 5s. 4145 Dante. La Divina Commedia col Commento di Chr. Lan
dino, roman letter, numerous ornamental initials, illu-
Isaacs, £10 4146 Dante. Comedia di Danthe Alighieri Poeta divino, title in
red and black gothic within woodcut border, with large head of Dante on reverse, full-page cut before the Inferno and smaller ones in the text, portrait of Dante after Stradanus by C. Galle inserted, old calf, Venet., Jacobo de Burgofranco ad instantia di L. A. Giunta, 1529, tolio (659)
Allatini, £13 5s. 4147 Dante.
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Maggs, £27 1os. [The first edition of Dante with Vellutello's explanations.
-- Catalogue.] 4148 Dante. Il Convivio di Dante Alighieri Fiorentino, prima edi
zione, roman letter, without title, long lines, 39 to a page, signatures a-lx in 8's, morocco, Aeurons on back, sides covered in geometrical line frames, with centre line and leafy scrolls, doublé, silk end leaves, uncut edges, by Binda, Milano, Firenze, per Francesco Bonaccorsi, 1490, small 4to.
Allatini, £10 155.
4149 Dante. Le Terze Rime di Dante, prima edizione Aldina,
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Tregaskis, £14 155. 4151 Dee (Dr. John). A True and Faithful Relation of what
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Sotheran, £3 18s. 415 Defoe (D.) Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson
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Sotheran, £8 4153 Defoe (D.) Journal of the Plague Year, 1665, first edition, old calf, E. Nutt, 1722, 8vo. (690)
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Sotheran, £4 12s. 4155 De Rosoi (M.) Les Sens, Poëme en Six Chants, seconde
édition, revuë et corrigée par l'Auteur, plates, vignettes and culs de lampe after Eisen and Wille, morocco super extra, g.e., by Chambolle-Duru, à Londres (Paris), 1767, 8vo. (710)
Ridler, £4 125 4156 D’Haudricourt (Ternisien). Fastes de la Nation Française et
des Puissances Alliées, 192 vignettes, old morocco gilt, with the arms of the Emperor Napoleon I., g. e. (from Lord Farnham's library), Paris, Gillé Fils, 1807, small 4to. (713)
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Ames, continued by Herbert and now greatly enlarged, portraits, printers' devices, paper marks and other illustrations, 4 vol., morocco extra, g. e., by J. Wright, Miller,
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Collinson, £8 4161 Dibdin (Dr. T. F.) 'The Library Companion, first edition,
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Sotheran, £7 1os. 4162 Dickens (C.) Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi, edited by “Boz,"
first edition, portrait and plates by G. Cruikshank, extra illustrated, with portraits of Grimaldi, including original drawings, 3 portraits of Dickens by Cruikshank, D'Orsay and Maclise, coloured scenic plates and views of Sadlers Wells, etc., Grimaldi playbills, etc., in all 38 extra illustrations, 2 vol., morocco super extra, t.e. g., fore and lower edges uncut, by Zaehnsdorf, R. Bentley, 1838, 8vo. (729)
Ridler, £7 4163 Dickens (C.) Christmas Books. Christmas Carol (“Stave
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£7 175. 6d. 4164 Disraeli (Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield). The Rise of
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£53 4165 Doyle (Richard). A Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth an Angle,
by Dame Juliana Berners, Stock's facsimile reproduction of Wynkyn de Worde's edition of 1496, the first few leaves having to original drawings in colours by Richard Doyle, for a proposed illustrated edition by him, with explanations in capital letters in his hand, the frontispiece the full size of the page, and entitled “Ye King Fisher, little Prince Fishers and rest of the royal Family," on the reverse side in the margin several boys are dragging a huge fish up the river bank, other subjects are “Wynkyn de Worde, his prynters D-1 taking off 'copye' of Dame Berners to be