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else a fairly, sound copy in. the original binding, Peter Parker, 1667, 4to. (508) Quaritch, £49 6672 Milton (John). Paradise Regain'd, a Poem, in IV. Books, to which is added Samson Agonistes, first edition, title soiled, a few headlines shaved, half bound, m. e., sold not subject to return, 1671, 8vo. (1656) Quaritch, £12 15s. 6673 Molière. Les (Euvres de M. de Molière, reveuës, corrigées et augmentées, 8 vol., plates, morocco super extra, g.e., by Petit, Paris, 1682, 8vo. (932) J.L. White, £8 15s.

[The first edition published after the death of Molière, by La Grange and Vinot. Seven pieces are printed here for the first time, and it is also the first illustrated edition.Catalogue.] 6674 Paris qui Crie.

Petits Métiers. Notices par A. Arnal, H. S. Ashbee, Jules Claretie, etc., Preface par H. Beraldi, dessins de P. Vidal, coloured plates, 120 copies printed, exemplaire d'un Membre Correspondant, H. S. Ashbee's copy, pictorial cover, Paris, G. Chamerot, 1890, 8vo. (1398) Quaritch, £7 10s. 6675 Propert (J. L.) History of Miniature Art, with Notes on Collectors and Collections, illustrations, vellum gilt, uncut, Macmillan, 1887, folio (473) J. Bumpus, £22 6676 Pyne (W. H.) History of the Royal Residences of Windsor Castle, St. James's Palace, Carlton House, Kensington Palace, Hampton Court, Buckingham House and Frogmore, 3 vol., with 100 coloured engravings, facsimiles of original drawings, half russia (rebacked), 1819, 4to. (509) Edwards, 17 5s.

6677 Rothschild (A. de). A Description of the Works of Art forming the Collection of Alfred de Rothschild, Pictures, Sèvres China, Furniture, Metal Work and Objets de Vitrine, compiled by Charles Davis, 194 photographic illustrations, 2 vol., morocco extra, joints, g. e., monogram on sides, Privately printed, 1884, folio (469) Sotheran, £36 6678 Ruskin (John). Poems, J. R., the privately printed edition, original cloth, g. e., collected 1850, 8vo. (378) Denham, £48 6679 Scott (Sir W.) Waverley Novels, Abbotsford edition, numerous engraved views, portraits, woodcuts, etc., 12 vol., complete in the original parts as published, 1842, imperial 8vo. (828) Sotheran, £8 10s. 6680 Scott (Sir W.) Tales of my Landlord, second, third and fourth series, first editions, 12 vol., original boards, uncut, 1818-19-32, 8vo. (769) Sotheran, £3 8s. 6681 Scott (Sir W.) Tales of my Landlord, third series, first edition, 4 vol., original boards, uncut, 1819, 8vo. (770) G. H. Brown, £1 4s. 6682 Scott (Sir W.) Ivanhoe, a Romance, first edition, 3 vol., original boards, uncut, 1820, 8vo. (771) Pickering, £3 10s. 6683 Scott (Sir W.) The Monastery, a Romance, first edition, 3 vol., original boards, uncut, 1820, 8vo. (772) Dobell, £1 4s. 6684 Scott (Sir W.) Peveril of the Peak, first edition, 4 vol., uncut, Quaritch, £1

1822, 8vo. (773)

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edition, with illustrations from Blake's designs in facsimile, coloured and plain, original cloth, 1868, 8vo. (1496) Isaacs, £2 10s. 6701 Tennyson (Lord Alfred). Rifle-Clubs, written in 1859, with facsimile of the original MS., now for the first time printed, one of 17 copies, Printed at the Marion Press, New York, vellum, New York, 1899, 4to. (535) Sutcliffe, £7

6702 Thackeray (W. M.) Vanity Fair, with illustrations on steel and wood by the author, in the original cloth, but edges cut and sprinkled, 1848 (33) Pickering, Lu

[The first issue with the woodcut of Lord Steyne, which was suppressed after the issue of a few copies, and the rustic letters. ED.]

6703 Thackeray (W. M.) Works, édition de luxe, illustrations by the author, G. Cruikshank, R. Doyle, F. Walker, Sir J. Millais, L. Fildes, J. Leech, etc., 26 vol., original cloth, uncut, 1878-86, imperial 8vo. (141) Stevens, £14

6704 Walton (Isaac). The Compleat Angler, first edition, ruled in red, copperplate engravings of fish and musical notes (wanted title, page 8 split across), calf, with blind stamped ornaments, T. Maxey for Rich. Marriott in St. Dunstan's Church-yard, Fleet Street, 1653, 12mo. (1463),

Robson, £15 10s.

[This copy is as tall as, 'and perhaps wider, than any other which has occurred for sale, to which the measurement has been attached. It measures 5% by 34 inches. A space in page 3, following the word "Mr.," is filled in "Francis Foster." This has been run through with a pen, and in the margin is written "Mr. Fr. Foster." These entries are most likely in Walton's hand. The copy has some age soilings, but is generally in good state, though sold not subject to return.-Catalogue.]

6705 Westall and Owen. Picturesque Tour of the River Thames, 24 coloured plates, map and vignettes, original cloth, g. e., Ackermann, 1828, royal 4to. (1297) Sotheran, £10

6706 Wilde (Oscar). Lady Windermere's Fan, a Play about a Good Woman, first edition, uncut, 1893, 4to. (1157) Shepherd, £2 115. 6707 Wilde (Oscar). Salome, a Tragedy, translated from the French, illustrations by Aubrey Beardsley, first edition, uncut, 1894, 4to. (1158) Shepherd, £2 6s. 6708 Whistler (James). Etchings and Drypoints, 16 plates, in half morocco portfolio, Fine Art Society, n. d., folio (488) Obach, £49 6709 Whitney (Geffrey). A Choice of Emblems and other Devises for the most part gathered out of Sundrie Writers Englished and Moralized, woodcuts within borders, original vellum, Imprinted at Leyden, in the house of Christopher Plantyn by Francis Raphelengius, 1586, 4to. (18) Sabin, £48

6710 Williamson (G. C.) Portrait Miniatures from the time of Holbein, 1531, to that of Sir William Ross, 1860, a

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(No. of Lots, 1738; amount realised, £3,537 6s.)

6628 Alpine Journal (The), a Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation, by Members of the Alpine Club, vol. i. to xix., vol. xx., Ños. 147-53, 3 odd numbers and Catalogue of the Library, unbound, 1864-1901, 8vo. (383) W. Ford, £25 6629 Armstrong (W.) Gainsborough and his place in English Art, 62 photogravures and 10 lithographic facsimiles in colour, Heinemann, 1898, folio (228) E. Parsons, £8 5s. 6630 [Barker (M. H.)] Greenwich Hospital, a series of Naval Sketches, descriptive of the Life of a Man-of-War's Man, by an Old Sailor, first edition, with coloured etchings by George Cruikshank, original impressions, half morocco gilt, 1826, 4to. (512) Braun, £2

6631 Beaumont (Fr.) and John Fletcher. Comedies and Tragedies, never printed before, first edition, portrait of Fletcher by Marshall (bottom margin shaved), old calf, H. Robinson and H. Moseley, 1647, folio (881) Dobell, 17 5s. 6632 Bell (Malcolm). Edward Burne-Jones, a Record and Review, portrait and numerous illustrations, uncut, t. e. g., issue limited to 390 copies, 1892, 4to. (137) Shepherd, £3 4s. 6633 Besler (B.) Hortus Eystettensis, medallion portrait, engraved titles and about 360 plates, best edition, with the 7 plates of the Classis Hyberna often wanted, vellum (Norimberga), 1613, large folio (1281) Wesley, £3 18s. 6634 Blake (William). Songs of Innocence, first edition, 15 leaves, printed on both sides of the paper, before Blake contemplated the issue of the "Songs of Experience," three of which are incorporated in this edition, and when issued together in I vol. in 1794, were then printed for the first time on one side of the paper only; this copy, to be quite complete, should include "A Dream, Little Girl Lost and Little Girl Found," occupying 4pp. on 2 leaves, unbound, The Author and Printer, W. Blake, 1789, 8vo. (396) E. Parsons, £19 105. 6635 Boccaccio (G.) Il Decamerone, 5 vol., portrait, engraved titles and 110 plates and vignettes by Gravelot, Boucher, Cochin and Eisen, half russia, uncut, Londra (Paris), 1757. 8vo. (272) Cox, £5 55. 6636 Boydell (J. and J.) History of the River Thames, 2 vol., with 76 large engravings of the most famous scenery, seats, mansions, etc. on its banks, coloured like drawings, with an extra title in vol. i., "Views and Scenery on the River

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