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5061 Sowerby (J. E.) English Botany, or Coloured Figures of

British Plants, with Supplement, 13 vol., coloured plates, 1887-92, 8vo. (382)

Sotheran, £14 5062 Surtees (R. S.) “Ask Mamma,” or the Richest Commoner

in England, first edition, complete in 13 parts, with coloured and other illustrations by John Leech, in the original

pictorial wrappers, 1885, 8vo. (585) Quaritch, £8 ios. 5063 Taylor (J.) Voyages Pittoresques et Romantiques dans

l'Ancienne France. Franche-Comté, 2 vol., 1825–Bourgogne, 2 vol., 1863, together 4 vol., plates on India paper and other illustrations, half morocco, g. t., Paris, Didot, 1825-63, folio (462)

Batsford, £3 16s. 5064 Taylor (j.) Voyages Pittoresques et Romantiques dans

l'Ancienne France, A. F. Lemaitre éditeur. Champagne, 2 vol., plates on India paper, vol. i. unbound, vol. ii. half morocco, uncut, Paris, Didot, 1857, folio (463)

Hiersman, £2 5s. 5065 Villa-Amil (Perez de). España artistica, monumental vistas

y descripcion de los sitros y monumentos mas notables de España, 3 vol., lithographic plates, half russia, g. t., Paris, 1842-4-50, imperial folio (469)

Edwards, £3 4s. 5066 Viollet-le-Duc (M.) Dictionnaire Raisonné de l'Architecture

Française du XI. au XVI. Siècle, lo vol., illustrations, half

morocco, g. t., Paris, 1873, etc., 8vo. (403) Hill, £9 155. 5067 Walton (Izaak). The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative

Man's Recreation, fourth edition, much corrected and enlarged, woodcuts, a very good copy, but slightly soiled by

use, old calf, R. Marriot, 1668, 8vo. (912) Pickering, £13 5068 Way and Wheatley. Relics and Later Relics of Old London,

4 portfolios, each containing 24 proof etchings, signed by

the artists, 1896-9, royal 4to. (476) Batsford, £5 7s. 6d. 5069 Wilkinson (R.) Londina Illustrata, or Graphic and Historic

Memorials of Monasteries, Churches, Palaces, &c. in the City and Suburbs of London and Westminster, 2 vol., 207 engravings, half morocco, g. t., 1819-25, folio (483)

Hill, £3 5s.

(JUNE 3RD AND FOUR FOLLOWING DAYS, 1902.]

SOTHEBY, WILKINSON & HODGE.

A MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTION.
(No. of Lots, 1334 ; amount realised, £11,828 135. 6d.)

5070 Ackermann (R.) History of the University of Oxford, its

Colleges, Halls and Public Buildings, 2 vol., coloured engravings by Pugin, Nash, etc., 1814-History of the University of Cambridge, its Colleges, etc., 2 vol., coloured engravings by Pugin, Mackenzie, Nash, etc., 1815, half morocco, t. e. g., uniform, together 4 vol., 4to. (1022)

Haig, £30 5071 Ackermann (R.) History of the University of Oxford, its

Colleges, Halls, etc., 2 vol., coloured engravings by Pugin,
Nash, etc., half russia, m. e., 1814, 4to. (1023) Robson, £15

[Another copy, extra illustrated with coloured sets of the costumes, Dighton's Characters and numerous portraits of

the founders, realised £13 (calf gilt, Lot 179).—ED.] 5072 Ackermann (R.) History of University of Cambridge, 2 vol.,

coloured plates, original copy, extra illustrated, similar to the Oxford, with portraits of Founders, Costumes, Dighton Caricatures, etc., all in colours (2 or 3 missing), calf, 1815, 4to. (180)

Shepherd, £9 5073 Ackermann (R.) History of Public Schools and Colleges,

coloured plates, including the series of Costumes, original copy, morocco extra, gilt back and sides, g.e., 1816, 4to. (181)

Denham, £19 155. 5074 Ackermann (R.) The Microcosm of London, 3 vol., with

coloured plates by Pugin and Rowlandson of the interiors and exteriors of the Public Buildings, and of the manners, customs, etc. of London, half russia, m. e. (1811), 4to. (1024)

Haig, £21 ios. [Another copy, in half calf, realised £19 155.—Lot 663.

-ED.) 5075 Alken (Á.) The Analysis of the Hunting Field, * * * the

whole forming a slight souvenir of the season 1845-6, first edition, coloured plates and woodcuts by H. Alken, calf

extra, R. Ackermann, 1846, 8vo. (82) Edwards, £13 5076 America. A Declaration of the State of the Colonie and

Affaires in Virginia, with the Names of the Adventurers and Summes adventured in that Action by his Majesties Counseil for Virginia, 22 Junij, 1620, woodcut of the Great Seal of James I. on title, and on verso of last leaf woodcut of the seal of the Council for Virginia, pp. 11-A Note of the Shipping, Men and Provisions sent to Virginia by the Treasurer and Company in the Yeere 1619, pp. 8–-The Names of the Adventurers, with their severall sums adventured, paid to Sir Thomas Smith, Knight, late Treasurer of the Company for Virginia, pp. 30 and blank leaf (this last leaf was wanting in the Ives copy)-Names of the Adventurers, with the sums paid by Order to Sir Baptist Hicks, Knight, pp. 4-Orders and Constitutions, partly collected out of his Majesties Letters Patent, and partly ordained upon mature deliberation, by the Treasuror, Counseil and Companie of Virginia, for the better governing of the Actions and Affairs of the said Companie here in England residing. Anno 1619 and 1620, pp. 39-A Declaration of the Supplies intended to be sent to Virginia in this year 1620. By his Majesties Counseil for Viginia, 18 Julii, 1620, pp. 9-16 (this Declaration was wanting in the Ives copy), morocco extra, g. e., London, 1620 (184)

Pole, £31 ios.

[Earliest issue, with separate pagination of each part. It contained four printed leaves and a blank leaf, which were wanting in the Ives copy (sold in 1891 for 150 dollars).

- Catalogue.] 5077 America.

The Treaty held with the Indians of the Six Nations at Lancaster, in Pennsylvania, in June, 1744, with an account of the first Confederacy of the Six Nations, their Religion, Form of Government, etc., original paper covers, W. Parks, Williamsburg, n. d. (1744), 8vo. (104)

H. Stevens, £5 ios. 5078 Arnold (Matthew). Alaric at Rome, a Prize Poem, recited in

Rugby School, June xii., mdcccxl., first edition, original printed wrapper, enclosed in morocco case, Rugby, Combe and Crossley, 1840, 8vo. (115)

Quaritch, £50 5079 Augustine (Saint). Les dix premiers livres de la Cité de

Dieu (traduite en François par Raoul de Praesles), lettres bâtardes, double columns, several large woodcuts (some leaves stained and wormed), vellum, Imprime sula ville d'Abbeville par Jehan du Pre et Pierre Gerard Murchans libraires xxiiii. Nov., 1486 (241)

Leighton, £14 [First edition of this French version of “De Civitate

Dei," and the first book printed at Abbeville.- Catalogue.) 5080 Austen (J.) Emma, a Novel, 3 vol., original boards, edges entirely uncut, first edition, 1816, 8vo. (122)

Hornstein, £7 155. 5081 Bacon (Francis). Essaies. Religious Meditations, Places of

Perswasion and Disswasion. Seene and allowed. London, printed for Humfrey Hooper, and are to be solde at the Blacke Beare, Chauncery Lane, 1598—Cornwallis (Sir W.) Essayes, Printed for Edmond Mattes, 1600—Cornwallis (Sir W.) A Second Part of Essayes, ib., 1601 - Johnson (Robert). Essaies, or Rather Imperfect Offers. Seene and allowed (Dedicated to W. H. Earl of Pembroke), Printed by John Windet for J. Barnes, 1601, the headlines of two leaves slightly touched, otherwise large copies, with many rough edges, in the original vellum, in i vol., 12mo. (124)

Pickering, £96 ['The above is the second edition of Bacon's Essays, and the first in which the Meditations appeared in English. The two parts of Cornwallis are both first editions, and so is Johnson's Essays. The latter appears to be of extreme arity, and it is possible the British Museum copy is the

only other extant.--Catalogue.) 5082 Bacon (Francis). The Essaies of Sr. Francis Bacon Knight,

the Kings Atturney Generall. His Religious Meditations. Places of Perswasion and Disswasion. Seene and allowed, some pages stained and wormed, and one or two headlines shaved, large copy in the original vellum with rough uncut leaves, Printed at London for John Jaggard, dwelling at the Hand and Starre betweene the two Temple Gates, 1613, 12mo. (125)

Pickering, 20 5083 Bacon (Francis). The Wisdome of the Ancients, written in

Latine by the Right Honourable Sir Francis Bacon Knight,
Baron of Verulam and Lord Chancelour of England.
Done into English by Sir Arthur Gorges Knight, first
edition in English, original sheep, London, imprinted by
John Bill, 1619, 12mo. (126)

Pickering, £9 155. 5084 Bacon (Francis). An Apologie of the Earle of Essex, against

those wch falsely and maliciously taxe him to be the only hindrance of the peace and quiet of his Countrye, 1598, to Mr. Anthony Bacon, morocco extra, g. e., 1598, 4to. (580)

Cotterell, £51 [A manuscript circulated by Essex's friends in 1598. It was not printed till 1604. The handwriting of the title (as given above) is almost certainly Francis Bacon's; moreover, the manuscript contained corrections and additions in the same hand. It occupied 24pp. closely written. The catalogue contained a long historical note referring to the

circumstances under which this apology was written.-ED.) 5085 Bacon (Francis). A Declaration of the Practises and Treasons

attempted and committed by Robert late Earle of Essex and his complices against her Majestie and her Kingdoms, first edition, calf extra, t. e. g., 1601, 410. (781)

Cotterell, £10 2s.6d [A large copy, having the front edges uncut. Contains at signature K 2 a reference to Shakespeare's “King

Richard II."-Catalogue.] 5086 Bacon (Francis). The Essayes or Counsels, Civill and

Morall, of Francis Lo. Verulam Viscount St. Alban, newly enlarged, large copy, morocco extra, g. e., 1625, 4to. (783)

B. F. Stevens, £27 [The first complete edition, containing 58 essays, and the last which the author lived to see. “I doe now publish my Essayes ; which, of all my other workes, have beene most currant.”— Bacon (in the Dedication to the Duke of Buckingham).-Catalogue. Another copy, in old vellum, realised

£22 ios. (Lot 202), Sotheran.-E..] 5087 Bacon (Francis), etc. The Charge of Sir Francis Bacon

touching Duells, first edition, Printed for R. Wilson, 1614

- [Selden (J.)] The Duello, or Single Combat, Printed for J. Helme, 1610–His Majesties (James I.) Edict and severe Censure against private Combats and Combatants, Imprinted by R. Barker, 1613--Antiduello, or a Treatise in which is discussed the lawfulnesse of Single Combats, with the forme of Several Duels performed in this Kingdome, Printed by T. Harper, 1632, together in i vol., half morocco, some pages stained and one or two shaved, with contemporary autograph of Joh. Causton, from the Wil

braham Library, small 4to. (200) Pickering, £1 155. 5088 Bacon (Francis). Francisci De Verulamio Summi Angliæ

Cancellarii Instauratio Magna [i.e., Novum Organum, sive Indicia vera de Interpretatione Naturæ), first edition, engraved title-page, showing a ship in full sail, by Simon Pass, large copy in the original vellum as issued, Londini, apud Joannem Billium, 1620 (242) A. Jackson, £40

[The engraved title to this work is of great interest to the Shakespeare-Bacon theorists, as the coincidence of the

following passage from “Love's Labour's Lost” will show: "(Beroune) Abate throw at Novum, and the whole world againe,

Cannot pricke out five such, take each one in's vaine. (King) The ship is under saile, and here she coms amain."

Act v., sc. 2.- Catalogue.] 5089 Bacon (Francis). The Two Bookes of Francis Bacon. of

the proficience and advancement of Learning, divine and humane- To the King, first edition, morocco extra, g. e.

(772 by 534 in.), 1605, 4to. (782) Dawson & Co., £23 Tos. 5090 Bacon (Francis). The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry

the Seuenth, woodcut title, and the portrait of Henry by J. Payne, large copy, in the original vellum as issued, London, printed by W. Stansby for Matthew Lownes and

William Barrett, 1622, folio (245) Pickering, £19 ios. 5091 Bacon (Francis). Of the Proficience of Learning, of the

Partitions of Sciences, IX. Bookes, written in Latin, interpreted by Gilbert Watts, engraved title by W. Marshall and portrait of Bacon also by Marshall, large copy, original calf gilt, Oxford, 1640, folio (788) Edwards, £5 75. 6d.

[First complete edition. Supposed by the Baconians to

contain a full explanation of Bacon's cyphers.- Catalogue.] 5092 Bacon (Francis). The Naturall and Experimentall History

of VVinds, etc., written in Latine by the Right Honorable Francis Lo. Verulum, Viscount St. Alban, translated into English by R. G. Gent, first edition, portrait of Bacon by T. Cross, original sheep, London, printed for Humphrey Moseley, at the Princes Armes in St. Pauts Churchyard, and Thomas Dring, at the George in Fleet Street, 1653, 12mo. (129)

Pickering, £9 10s. 5093 Barham (R. H.) The Ingoldsby Legends, first edition of all

three series, illustrations by George Cruikshank, Leech, etc., 3 vol., original cloth, early issue, having the misprint on page 81, etc., blank page, and leaf of “Appendix,” Bentley, 1840-42-47, 8vo. (131)

Denham, £15 155. 5094 Beaumont and Fletcher. Comedies and Tragedies, never

printed before, and now published by the Authors originall copies, first collected edition (with the first edition of the Wild-Goose Chase, H. Moseley, 1652, at end), portrait by W. Marshall cut down and inlaid, and lower margin of folio Ddddddd damaged, old calf, rough leaves, For H. Robin

son and H. Moseley, 1647-52, folio (249) Dobell, £21 5095 Berkenhead (Sir John). The Assembly-Man, written in the year 1647, first edition, half bound, London, 1662, 4to. (213)

Pearson, £10 (Contained the portrait of Hugh Peters, by Faithorne. Peters is stated to have been a player in Shakespeare's Company of Actors. This copy belonged to Dr. Farmer

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