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otra Vida, scarce edition (? the second), old calf, Madrid, Alonso Perez, 1646, 12mo. (389) Bull, £2 18s. [This novel was naturalised in French by Le Sage under the title of "Le Diable Boiteux."-Catalogue.] 5676 Guild (Dr. William, Minister at Aberdene).
An Antidote agaynst Poperie, fit (God willing) to preserve and arme everie one agaynst the seduction thereof, old morocco, g. e. (Duke of Sussex's ex-libris), a scarce Aberdeen book, Aberdene, printed by Edw. Raban, 1639, 12mo. (391)
Leighton, £4 15s.
5677 Guillim (John). A Display of Heraldry, sixth edition (and best), improv'd with large additions, with a Treatise of Honour by Captain John Logan, etc., LARGE PAPER, copperplate and woodcut engravings of arms and 17 portraits, old calf gilt, sprinkled edges, clean and sound copy, Bonwicke and Wilkin, etc., 1724, royal folio (392) Bain, £8 5s. 5678 [Haughton (Thomas).] A Pleasant Comedie called (Englishmen for my Money, or) A Woman will have her Will, unbound, Printed by A. M. and sold by Richard Thrale, 1631 -A Pleasant Comedie called Wily beguilde, unbound, Printed for Thomas Knight, 1635, small 4to. (398)
Pickering, £11 IIS. 5679 [Head (Richard).] Proteus Redivivus, or the Art of Wheedling, or Insinuation, obtain'd by general conversation, etc., first edition, old calf, Printed by W. D. and sold by most booksellers, 1675, 8vo. (399) Peters, £5 10s. 5680 Hearne (Thomas). Ancient Monkish Chronicles, etc., viz., Robert of Gloucester, Peter Langtoft, Joannis Glastoniensis, Adam de Domerham, Thomas de Elmham, Historia Ricardi II., etc., Thom. Caii Vindiciæ Antiquitatis Acad. Oxon., Thomas Otterbourne et Jo. Whethamstede, et Chronicon Prioratu de Dunstaple, together 14 vol., Hearne's original editions on LARGE PAPER, old English russia gilt, green edges, 1724-33, imperial 8vo. (401) Ridler, £4 5681 Henri IV. of France. The Kings Edict and Declaration upon the former edicts of Pacification, published in Paris at the Parliament held xxv. February, 1599, At Paris, by the Printers and Stationers Ordinary to the King, 1599 (leaf split), unbound, clean copy, R. F. for Thomas Man, 1599, small 4to. (405) Pickering, £3 7s. 6d. 5682 Herbal. The Great Herball newly corrected. The contents of this boke. A table after the Latyn names of all herbes, a table after the Englysshe names of all herbes, etc., black letter, title within woodcut border with initials "W. R.," ornamental woodcut initials, F 2 defective, wanted end of the "Exposicyon" Bb 4, which finishes at the word "Syrynge," old calf, In ædibus Thome Gybson anno 1539, small folio (407) Leighton, £9 5s. 5683 Herrera (Ant. de). General History of the Vast Continent and Islands of America, commonly called the West Indies, translated into English by Captain John Stevens, maps,
portraits and plates, 6 vol., old calf gilt, Jer. Batley, 1725-6, 8vo. (409) Pickering, £7 15s. 5684 Heywood (Thomas). The Iron Age (Part i.), containing the Rape of Helen, etc., first edition (corner of title torn off and margins cut into), N. Okes, 1632-A Pleasant Comedy, called a Maydenhead Well Lost, first edition, cut on title (repeated in the text), margins cut into, N. Okes for J. Jackson, etc., 1634-A Challenge for Beautie, first edition (good copy), R. Raworth, 1636—The Royall King and the Loyall Subject, first edition, N. and J. Ókes for J. Becket, 1637-Loves Mistresse, or the Queenes Masque, J. Raworth for J. Crouch, 1640, together 5 pieces, all unbound, sold with all faults, small 4to. (412) Pickering, £19 5685 Holbein (Hans). Imagines Mortis, 51 woodcuts, including the cuts of cupids playing, etc., a small original (?) drawing by Holbein of figures inserted in fly-leaf, old morocco, gilt ornamental back, line frame sides, red paper doublures with gilt flower scrolls, g. e., Lugd., sub scuto Coloniensi, 1547, 12mo. (415) Edwards, £21 5686 Holbein (Hans). Imitations of Original Drawings in the Collection of his Majesty, for the Portraits of Illustrious Persons of the Court of Henry VIII., with biographical tracts, published by John Chamberlaine, 80 portraits, with those of Holbein and wife, and 2 coloured miniatures of the young Dukes of Suffolk, chiefly by Bartolozzi, original impressions on full-size tinted paper and tinted paper of a smaller size mounted on thick white paper, russia extra, y. e., W. Bulmer, 1792, atlas folio (416) Sabin, £43 10S. 5687 Holinshed (Raphael). Chronicles, comprising the Description and History of England, Ireland and Scotland, now newlie augmented and continued to the year 1586 by John Hooker, (John Stow) and others (second edition, supervised by A. Fleming, with Castrations), black letter, woodcut initials and ornaments, 3 vol. bound in 4, old calf, r. e., Harrison, Bishop, Newberrie, etc., 1586-87, folio (418) Edwards, £10 IOS. 5688 Homerus. Opera Omnia, cum Vita ex Herodoto, Dione et Plutarcho, Græcè, Editio Aldina Prima, with numerous painted and illuminated ornamental initials, modern morocco extra, g. e., Venet., Aldus, 1504, small 8vo. (421)
[John Grolier's copy, and evidently illuminated for him. The lower margin of A iii. in each volume had his arms and device painted upon it, with an inscription round the shield, "Jehan Grolier Conseillier du Roy, Tresorier," etc. It was originally bound in green velvet, but much worn.-Catalogue.]
5689 Homer a la Mode, a Mock Poem upon the First and Second Books of Homer's Iliads, by James Lord Scudamore, original calf, Oxford, H. H. for R. Davis, 1664, 12mo. (422) Sulim, £5 5690 Hopton (Arthur). Baculum Geodeticum, sive Viaticum, or
the Geodetical Staffe, containing eight Bookes, newly devised, practised and published, black letter, title within woodcut border, cuts of dials, spheres, folding tables, etc., N. Okes for S. Waterson, 1610-Digges (Leonard). A Booke Named Tectonicon published in 1556, black letter, tables, diagrams, etc., F. Kyngston, 1630, in 1 vol., old calf, small 4to. (424) Quaritch, £4 4s. 5691 Horæ. "Ces presentes Heures a l'usaige de Rome sont tout au lōg sans riens requerir, lit. goth., red and black, printed upon vellum, device of Johan de Brie on title, above which are the words quoted above in red and black, 12 circular woodcuts in the calendar, 12 full-page woodcuts, and woodcut hieroglyphic sentences on last leaf, and numerous ornamental initials, the whole painted and richly illuminated, wanted b iii. and F 6, otherwise perfect and in good condition, old russia gilt, g. e., Horæ ad usum Romanum totaliter ad longum Parisius impressa per Johannem de Brie (Almanach 1512-23), 8vo. (434) Leighton, £14 5692 Horæ. Heures a l'usaige de Romme tout au long sans riens requerir, lit. goth., printed upon vellum, within woodcut borders of the Dance of Death, the Siege of Jerusalem, figures of prophets and saints, arabesques, etc., with 19 full-page woodcuts within architectural borders, painted and richly illuminated, Hardouin's device on title and reverse of last leaf (the former illuminated, the latter plain), astrological man on a blue ground, several small illuminated figures of saints in the text, and many illuminated ornamental initials (apparently wanted 5 and R 1), contemporary binding, oaken boards, leather, covered with blind stamped ornaments of fleurs-de-lis and other floreate designs, gold clasps, with rose and portcullis, g. e., “Ces presentes Heures a l'usaige de Romme. ont este achevees a Paris le huitiesme jour de Mars lan mil cinq ces et neuf par Gillet Hardouyn, Imprimeur demourant au bout du pont au change a l'ensigne de la Rose," etc. (1509), small 4to. (435) Cockerell, £68 5693 Horatius. Opera, æneis Tabulis incidit Johannes Pine, first or post est" edition, engravings, 2 vol., old English morocco, full gilt ornamental backs, and broad and rich borders, inside dentelles, g. e., original subscriber's copy (Sir Andrew Fountaine's), Jo. Pine, 1733, royal 8vo. (437) Quaritch, £16 10s.
5694 Horatius. Horace, his Arte of Poetrie, Pistles and Satyrs Englished and to the Earl of Ormounte by Tho. Drant addressed, black letter, title within woodcut border, old calf, sprinkled edges, Imprinted in Flete Strete by Thomas Marshe, 1567, small 4to. (438) Sabin, £37 10s.
[The first edition of the "Ars Poetica" in English, by the first English translator of Horace.-Catalogue.]
5695 Houbraken and Vertue. Heads of Illustrious Persons of
Great Britain, with their Lives and Characters by Thomas
quæ præter naturæ ordinem motum et operationem, etc., cuts of Monsters, extraordinary Occurrences, etc., old signature of W. Stonehouse on title, old calf, Basil., Henricus Petrus, 1557, small folio (531) Pickering, £4 15s. 5718 Magna Charta. The Artycles of the Chartoure and lybertyes of Englande called Magna Carta, that is to saye the Great Chartour, with the Chartour of Foresta, black letter (16 leaves), cut of royal arms on title, and ornamental initials, unbound, Imprynted by me Robert Wyer, n. d., 12mo. (534) Cotton, £14 10s. Treatise of the Lawes of the Forest, a Treatise of the Pouralee, the Statutes of the Forest, etc., black letter, limp vellum, Printed for the Society of Stationers, 1615, small 4to. (538) Quaritch, £10 5720 Marguerite de Valois, Reyne de Navarre. L'Heptameron, title within ornamental borders, ornamental woodcut initials, etc., old English russia gilt, m. e., Paris, pour Gilles Gilles, 1560 (a printed colophon pasted on last leaf, "Imprimé à Paris par Benoist Prevost," etc., 1560), small 4to. (541)
5719 Manwood (John).
5721 Markham (Gervase). Hungers Prevention, or the Whole Arte of Fowling by Water and Land, first edition, woodcuts (some leaves wormed), old calf, A. Math. for Anne Helme, 1621 (date cut off), 12mo. (544) Hornstein, £4 16s. 5722 Markham (Gervase) and William Sampson. The True Tragedie of Herod and Antipater, with the Death of faire Miriam, first edition, G. Eld for M. Rhodes, 1622-A Pleasant Conceited Comedy, wherein is shewed how a man may choose a Good Wife from a Bad, as it hath beene sundry times acted by the Earle of Worcester's Servants (attributed to Markham and Sampson), both unbound, J. Norton, 1634, small 4to. (545) Pickering, £4 14s. 5723 Marlowe (Chr.) Tragedy of the Rich Jew of Malta (title defective), J. B. for N. Vavasour, 1633—Mason (John). Mulcasses the Turke, T. P. for F. Falkner, 1632—The Religious-Rebell, or the Pilgrim-Prince, Printed 1671— The Ungrateful Favourite, a Tragedy, written by a Person of Honour, J. Cottrel for Sam. Speed, 1664-The Unfortunate Usurper, a Tragedy, 1663, 5 pieces, unbound, small 4to. (546) Pickering, £12 5s. 5724 Marmion (Shackerley). Holland's Leaguer, an Excellent Comedy, acted by Prince Charles his Servants at the Private House in Salisbury Court, first edition, J. B. for John Grove, 1632-A Fine Companion, acted before the King and Queene at Whitehall, etc., first edition, A. Mathewes for R. Meighen, 1633-The Antiquary, a Comedy, acted by her Majesties Servants at the Cock-pit, F. K. for J. W. and F. E., 1641, all unbound, small 4to. (547)
Pickering, £12 15s. 5725 Marot (Jean). Le Magnifique Chasteau de Richelieu, en General et en Particulier, ou les Plans, les Elevations et Profils Generaux et Particuliers du dit Chasteau, etc., 20
5707 Latimer (Bishop Hugh). The Fyrste (to the Seventh) Sermon, Preached before the Kynges Maiestie (Edward VI.), first edition, black letter (woodcut title to first and second Sermons), margin of one leaf defective, old calf gilt, Day and Seres, 1549, small 8vo. (490) Maggs, £2 155. 5708 Lavater (J. C.) Essays on Physiognomy, translated from the French by H. Hunter, engravings, chiefly by T. Holloway, complete in 3 vol., subscriber's copy, russia extra, g. e., J. Murray, 1789-98, royal 4to. (492) E. Parsons, £4 14s. 5709 Legende (La) des Flamens, Artesiens et Haynuyers, ou autrement leur cronique abregee, première édition, lettres bâtardes, title in red and black, woodcuts and ornamental initials, old calf, Paris, en la rue Sainct Jacques a lenseigne Sainct Claude (Fr. Regnault), 1532, May 24, small 4to. (495) Pickering, £13 135. 5710 Lilly. Lyllie (John, Master of Arts, Euphuist). The Woman in the Moone, as it was presented before her Highnesse, first edition, unbound, title soiled, last leaf defective, Wm. Jones, at the Signe of the Gun neere Holborn Conduict, 1597, small 4to. (506) Maggs, £120 5711 Liturgia Græca. Leitourgikon sun Theo Agio, printed in red and black, engraved title and ornamental woodcut initials, old Italian morocco, with the arms of Card. Fr. Maria de Medicis in centres, g. e., Romæ, J. B. Bussottus, 1683, folio (509) Leighton, £6
5712 Loggan (David). Oxonia Illustrata, engraved title, 4 engraved plates of letterpress and 40 plates, early impressions, old French morocco, g. e., Oxon., 1675, folio (514)
5713 Longus. Les Amours Pastorales de Daphnis et de Chloë, an original set of the 29 illustrations of the Regent Philippe d'Orleans, engraved by Audran, taken on LARGE PAPER, old English morocco, g. e., Paris, 1718, small 4to. (515) Edwards, £9 5714 Louis XIV. La Guerre des Suisses traduite du I Livre de Jule Cesar par Louys XIV. Dieu-Donné, Roy de France et de Navarre (age de treize ans), LARGE PAPER, 4 plates, old French morocco, fleurs-de-lis and crowned double L on back, line sides, with royal French arms in centre, r. e. (probably bound for a present from the King), Paris, de l'Impr. Royale, 1651, folio (519) Quaritch, £10 5715 Lower (Sir William). The Phaenix in her Flames, a Tragedy, T. Harper for M. Young, 1639-Horatius, a Roman Tragedy, G. Bedell and T. Collins, 1656-Polyeuctes the Martyr, T. Roycroft for G. Bedell (date cut off), , all first editions, unbound, small 4to. (522) Pickering, £7 5716 Lucanus. De Bello Civili lib. x., King Edward VIth's copy, old English calf, with royal arms and initials E. R. on sides, plain edges, rebacked and worn, signatures of Roger North, 1724 and 1727, on fly-leaf and title, Paris, S. Colin, 1543, 12mo. (523) Pickering, £13 10s. 5717 Lycosthenes (Conr.) Prodigiorum ac Ostentorum Chronicon,