Page images

6460 Egan (Pierce). Anecdotes (original and selected) of the Turf, the Chase, the Ring and the Stage, 13 coloured plates by Theodore Lane, mottled calf extra, g. e., by Rivière, Knight and Lacey, 1827, 8vo. (27) Hornstein, 12 JOS. 6461 Gardiner (J. S.) The Art and the Pleasures of Hare-Hunting in Six Letters to a Person of Quality, mottled calf extra, g.e., 1758 (32) Hornstein, £10 5s. [Said to be the origin of Beckford's "Thoughts on Hunting."-Catalogue.] 6462 Lydekker (R.) The Deer of All Lands, 24 coloured plates and illustrations in the text, uncut, 500 copies printed, Rowland Ward, 1898, 4to. (105) Maggs, £2 17s. 6463 Markham (G.) Cavalarice, or the English Horseman, etc., woodcuts, 8 books, with separate titles, in I vol., old morocco gilt, g. e., London, E. White, 1607, 4to. (106)

Pickering, £65s. 6464 Nimrod. Songs of the Chace, the best Collection of Hunting Songs ever presented to the Lovers of that delightful Sport, large folding plate of a Stag Hunt near Windsor, calf extra, g. e., London, W. Holland, 1788, 8vo. (49) Sabin, £9 15s. 6465 O'Kelly (D.) The Genuine Memoirs of Denis O'Kelly, Esq., commonly called Count O'Kelly, containing many curious and interesting Anecdotes of that Celebrated Character and his Coadjutors on the Turf and Field, etc., calf extra, g. t., uncut, 1788, 8vo. (51) Sabin, £3 5s. 6466 Price (Lake). Tauromachia, or the Bull Fights of Spain, preliminary explanations by Richard Ford, 26 coloured plates, Spanish morocco extra, g. e., J. Hogarth, 1852, folio (133) Sabin, £8 15s. 6467 Rawstorne (L.) Gamonia, or the Art of Preserving Game, 15 coloured plates by J. T. Rawlins, original morocco extra, g. e., R. Ackermann, 1837, 8vo. (57) Sotheran, £9 10S. 6468 Real Life in Ireland, or the Day and Night Scenes, Rovings, Rambles and Sprees, etc. of Brian Boru, Esq. and his elegant friend Sir Shawn O'Dogherty, by a Real Paddy (Pierce Egan?), coloured plates, first edition, LARGE PAPER, morocco extra, g. t., uncut, by Rivière, with an original wrapper from a small paper copy inserted, 1821, royal 8vo. (58) Hornstein, 17 10s. 6469 Real Life in London, or the Rambles and Adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and his Cousin, the Hon. Tom Dashall, through the Metropolis, coloured plates by Heath, Alken, Dighton, Rowlandson, etc., 2 vol., half morocco, g. t., uncut, Jones and Co., 1823 (59) Edwards, £4 2s. 6d. 6470 Redouté (P. J.) Les Liliacées (décrites par M. de Candolle, F. de la Roche et A. Raffeneneau-Delille), edition grand papier, portrait and about 480 coloured plates, 8 vol. in 4, half morocco, g. t., uncut, with the crowned N. and Bees of Napoleon stamped in the panels, Paris, chez l'Auteur, 1807, folio (134) J. Bumpus, £82

6471 Redouté (P. J.) Les Roses, avec le Texte par Cl. Ant. Thory, portrait and 180 coloured plates, in two states, one coloured,

the other on tinted paper, one of five copies, LARGE PAPER, 3 vol., half morocco, g. t., Paris, de l'imprimerie de Firmin Didot, 1817-24, folio (135) J. Bumpus, £84 6472 Redouté (P. J.) Choix des plus belles Fleurs, prises dans differentes familles du Regne Végétal et de quelques branches des plus beaux fruits, etc., 144 coloured plates, LARGE PAPER, old morocco, g. e., Paris, Panckoucke, 1827, folio (136) J. Bumpus, £31 6473 Ridinger (J. E.) L'Art de Monter à Cheval, engraved title and 22 plates, descriptions in German and French, half calf, title and one plate mounted, Augsbourg, 1722, oblong folio (137) Rimell, £3 35. 6474 Ridinger (J. E.) Représentation des Animaux selon leur grande Variété, 128 coloured plates, 2 vol. in 1, old calf gilt, r. e., s. a. et l. (Augsbourg, 1768), folio (141) Quaritch, £11 6475 Russell (Sir R. F.) Sketches of Deer Stalking in the Highlands, 10 lithographic plates, half morocco, J. Dickinson, 1839, oblong folio (143) Maggs, £2 12s. 6476 Scrope (W.) The Art of Deer Stalking, illustrated by a Narrative of a few days' Sport in the Forest of Atholl, engravings and lithographs, after E. and C. Landseer, and by the author, 1838-Days and Nights of Salmon Fishing in the Tweed, lithographs and wood engravings, after Sir D. Wilkie, E. and C. Landseer, etc., 1843, first editions, uniformly bound in morocco, g. t., uncut, royal 8vo. (60) Pickering, £20 [Another set, in mottled calf extra, g. e., realised £16 5s.— ED.]

6477 Surtees (R. S.) Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities, first edition, 12 illustrations by Phiz," morocco extra, g. t., uncut, the original cloth back preserved, by Rivière, W. Spiers, 1838, 8vo. (65) J. Bumpus, £23 6478 Turberville (G.) The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking, black letter, woodcuts, date cut off from title, T. Purfoot, 1611The Noble Art of Venerie or Hunting, black letter, woodcuts, ib., 1611, in 1 vol., russia extra, emblematically tooled, g. e., 1611, 4to. (115) Sabin, £11 15s.

6479 Walton (I.) and C. Cotton. The Complete Angler, with Original Memoirs and Notes, by Sir Harris Nicolas, portraits, plates and vignettes by Stothard and Inskip, with the addition of a duplicate set, India proofs, the vignettes being separate impressions, 2 vol., morocco extra, g. t., Roger Payne style, somewhat spotted, Pickering, 1836, super imperial 8vo. (117) Grego, £17 6480 W(arburton) (H. E.) Hunting Songs, Ballads, etc., coloured portrait, 12 lithographic plates and 9 vignettes, Chester, printed for J. Seacome. 1834, 8vo. (71) J. Bumpus, £9 10s. 6481 [Westmacott (W.)] The English Spy, coloured plates and woodcuts by R. Cruikshank, first edition, 2 vol., morocco extra, g.e., by Rivière, Sherwood, Jones and Co., 1825-6, 8vo. (73) Hornstein, £25 10s. 6482 White (Gilbert). Natural History and Antiquities of Sel

borne, in the County of Southampton, first edition, plates, morocco extra, g. e., 1789, 4to. (119) Maggs, £10 15s. 6483 Zouch (T.) Life of Isaac Walton, including notices of his contemporaries, 20 portraits and plates, LARGE PAPER, India proofs, 8 copies so printed, morocco extra, g. e., by Gosden, S. Prowett, 1833, 4to. (122) Sabin, £9

(B) Other Properties.

6484 Ackermann (R.) History of the University of Cambridge, 2 vol., coloured engravings by Pugin, Mackenzie, Nash and others, including Interiors, Costumes, and portraits of the Founders, uncut copy, in half russia, 1815, 4to. (211) Shepherd, 13 15s. 6485 Ackermann (R.) History of the Colleges of Winchester, Eton and Westminster, with the Charter-House, the Schools of St. Paul's, Merchant Taylors, Harrow and Rugby, etc., with 43 coloured plates by Pugin, Mackenzie, etc., uncut copy, in half russia, 1816, 4to. (212) Shepherd, £19

6486 Ackermann (R.) The Microcosm of London, 3 vol., with upwards of 100 coloured plates by Pugin and Rowlandson of the Interiors and Exteriors of the Public Buildings, and of the Manners, Customs, etc. of London, russia gilt (joints broken), (1811), 4to. (213) Spencer, £20

6487 Ackermann (R.) The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's, Westminster, its Antiquities and Monuments, 2 vol., portrait, and coloured plates from drawings by Pugin, Mackenzie and others, russia gilt, g. e. (joints broken), 1812, 4to. (214) Edwards, £4 IOS.

Halston, Shropshire,

6488 Apperley (C. J.) Memoirs of the Life of John Mytton, of by Nimrod, 18 illustrations by H. Alken and T. J. Rawlins, coloured by hand, the second edition, with considerable additions from the New Sporting Magazine, several leaves soiled and one mended, sold not subject to return, half bound, R. Ackermann, 1837, 8vo. (165) Walsh, £55s. 6489 Boswell (J.) Life of Dr. Samuel Johnson, 4 vol., LARGE PAPER, extra illustrated by the insertion of 29 portraits of Dr. Johnson, 330 portraits of his friends and contemporaries, 37 engravings, caricatures, etc., many proofs before letters, etc., with MS. index to each volume, half morocco, g. t., uncut, Oxford, Talboys and Wheeler, 1826, 8vo. (164)

Abel, £17 10S. 6490 Bray (Mrs.) Life of Thomas Stothard, R.A., with Personal Reminiscences, extended to 2 vol. by the insertion of extra illustrations, viz., 24 portraits, 16 engravings by Strutt for the Pilgrim's Progress, 14 by Medland for Robinson Crusoe, 20 for Rogers' Poems, proofs and 148 other engravings after Stothard, many proofs, half morocco, g. t., uncut, Murray, 1851, 4to. (208) Abel, £5 6491 Chaucer (Geoffrey). Works, ornamented with pictures designed by Sir Edward Burne-Jones, woodcut borders and

initial letters, original boards, as issued, Kelmscott Press, 1896, royal folio (225) Shepherd, £89 6492 Doves Press. William Morris. An Address delivered the XIth November, 1900, at Kelmscott House, Hammersmith, before the Hammersmith Socialist Society, by J. W. Mackail, printed by T. J. Cobden-Sanderson and Emery Walker, limp vellum, Hammersmith, 1901, 4to. (246) Maggs, £3 6s. 6493 Doves Press. The Ideal Book, or Book Beautiful, a Tract on Caligraphy, Printing and Illustration, and on the Book Beautiful as a whole, written by T. J. Cobden-Sanderson, and printed by him and Emery Walker, limp vellum, Hammersmith, 1900, 4to. (247) S. C. Brown, £4 16s. 6494 Doves Press. Cornelii Taciti de Vita et Moribus Julii Agricolæ Liber, vellum, uncut, Officina Columbarum, excuderunt T. J. Cobden-Sanderson et Emery Walker textum recensuit, etc., Hammersmith, 1900, 4to. (248) Maggs, £8 12s. 6d. 6495 Morris (W.) The Earthly Paradise, 8 vol., woodcut borders and initial letters, vellum, uncut, Kelmscott Press, 4to. (224) Bain, £19 10s. 6496 Shelley (P. B.) Poetical Works, 3 vol., woodcut borders and initial letters, vellum, uncut, Kelmscott Press, 1895, 8vo. (223) Shepherd, £23 6497 Stevenson (R. L.) Works, with Appendix, Edinburgh Edition, 28 vol., facsimiles, name written on some half-titles, etc., buckram, g. t., uncut, Edinburgh, 1894-8, 8vo. (160)

Quaritch, £35




(No. of Lots, 1077; amount realised, £2,298 3s.)

6498 Apperley (C. J.) The Life of a Sportsman, by Nimrod, 38 coloured plates by Alken, 1874, 8vo. (260) Maggs, £5 15s. 6499 Ascham (Roger). Toxophilus, The Schole or Partition of Shooting, black letter, woodcut title, stained in bottom margin, large copy, sewed, T. Marshe, 1571, 4to. (598) Pickering, £5 15s. 6500 Bacon (Francis Lord). The Essayes or Counsels, Civill and Morall, newly enlarged, with autograph of “T. Warton, 1744, E Coll Trinit Oxon" and T. Hall, 1745," on fly-leaf, in limp vellum, first complete edition, J. Haviland, 1625, 4to. (593) Pickering, £24 10s. 6501 Bandelis (Vincentius de). Libellus Recollectorius de Veritate Conceptionis Beatæ Virginis Mariæ, gothic letter, large

copy, large painted initial letter and rubricated capitals throughout, half russia, Mediolani, C. Valdarfer, 1475, 8vo. (470) Leighton, £6 15s. 6502 Brome (R.) Five New Playes, first edition, 2 or 3 leaves shaved, portrait by Cross, original calf, 1654, 8vo. (6) Pickering, £8 10s. 6503 Burton (Sir R. F.) The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, edited by L. C. Smithers, 12 vol., 70 illustrations by A. Letchford, uncut, 1897, 8vo. (182) F. Ford, £4 18s. 6504 Cartwright (Thomas). An Admonition to the Parliament, black letter, portion of B III. torn away, From my Chamber in London this 30 Sept. in anno 1572—An Exhortation to the Byshops to deale Brotherly with theyr Brethren, 8 leaves, black letter, n.d.-A Second Admonition to the Parliament, black letter, 64pp., n.d. (1572)-Certaine Articles Collected and Taken (as it is thought) by the Byshops out of a little boke entituled, An Admonition to the Parliament, with an Answer to the same, black letter, six lines in verse on title, "The Printer to the Reader," and 7 verses of 4 lines each on back of title, "To the Prelacie," "Imprinted we know where and whan judge you the place and you can, J. C. J.S." (8 leaves), stained, otherwise good copies, curious old English gold stamped binding, with crowned portrait of Queen Elizabeth in the centre of each side, and underneath the name of "Elizabeth Slack," with ties, in I vol. (589) Sotheran, £31

[A very curious and interesting volume. The last piece described above is supposed to have been printed at Wandsworth, near London.-Catalogue.]

6505 Chapman (G.) The Whole Works of Homer, in his Iliad and Odysses, engraved title mounted, and printed title to the Odysses, but not the engraved title, two leaves in the Introduction (loose) supplied from another copy, morocco extra, g. e., sold not subject to return (1616), folio (694) Leighton, £5 5s. 6506 Coleridge (S. T.) The Fall of Robespierre, an Historic Drama, first edition, with MS. list of Dramatis Personæ, etc., morocco, g. t., Cambridge, 1794, 8vo. (646)

Denham, £2 10S.

6507 Coleridge (S. T.) Fears in Solitude, written in 1798, during the Alarm of an Invasion, to which are added France, an Ode, and Frost at Midnight, first edition, morocco, g. t., 1798, 4to. (647) Maggs, £7 15s. Christabel, Kubla Khan, a Vision-The Pains of Sleep, first edition, with half-title, morocco, g. t., 1816, 8vo. (648) Quaritch, £1 195.

6508 Coleridge (S. T.)

6509 Coleridge (S. T.) Zapolya, a Christmas Tale in two parts, the Prelude entitled "The Usurper's Fortune," and the Sequel entitled "The Usurper's Fate," first edition, morocco, g. t., uncut, 1817, 8vo. (649) Quaritch, £1 14S. 6510 Coleridge (S. T.) Sibylline Leaves, a Collection of Poems,

« PreviousContinue »