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Constitutiones una cum apparatu J. Andree, gothic letter. Basil., M. Wensler, 1476, oak boards covered with stamped pigskin, fine specimens of early printing, the volume measures 151⁄2 by 11, in 1 vol., folio (180) Leighton, £4 4s. 6740 Augustinus (S.) De Civitate Dei, printed in roman type, large clean copy (size 13% by 8%), rubricated initial letters, limp vellum, with ties, Rome, Sweynheym et Panartz, 1470, folio (183) Leighton, £36 10s. 6741 Gregorius (S.) Nova Compilatio Decretalium, gothic letter, printed in double columns, partly on vellum and paper, surrounded with the commentary, large historiated initial letter, illuminated in gold and colours, etc., the other initial letters rubricated throughout, russia gilt, g. e., from Roscoe's library, Mainz, P. Schoeffer, 1473, folio (184)

Maggs, £20 10S. 6742 Hieronymus (Sancti). Epistolæ, vol. ii., rubricated capitals, with ornamentation on the sides and illuminated initial letter, border and arms in the Italian style, a few leaves stained and a few MS. notes on the margin, otherwise a fine copy, calf gilt, with ornamental gilding on the sides, g.e., Roma, in domo magnifici viri Petri de Maximo, 1468, folio (186) Tregaskis, £18 5s. 6743 Silvestre (J. B.) Universal Palaeography, by F. Madden, 296 lithographed facsimiles, 2 vol. of text and 2 vol. folio of plates, half morocco gilt, g. e., Bohn, 1850, 8vo. and imperial folio (193) Tregaskis, £15 5s. 6744 Anne de Bretagne. Le Livre d'Heures de la Reine Anne de Bretagne traduit du Latin et accompagné de Notices inédites par l'Abbé Delaunay, 2 vol., illuminated in gold and colours in imitation of the original, morocco extra, with the Queen's arms inlaid in colours on the side, etc., clasps, g. e., the translation in half morocco, g. e., enclosed in a wood case, Paris, Curmer, 1861, royal 4to. (194) Sabin, £19 6745 Vallance (A.) The Art of William Morris, with Reproductions from Designs and Fabrics printed in colours from the originals, etc., portrait and plates, uncut, 1897, folio (196) Shepherd, £9

The Property of Mr. Alexander Howell.

6746 Bourrienne (M. de). Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, portraits, 4 vol., original cloth, uncut, Bentley, 1836, 8vo. (198) Quaritch, £2 10S.

6747 Blavatsky (H. P.) Isis Unveiled, a Master-key to the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Science and Theology, portrait, 2 vol., 1884, 8vo. (199) Sotheran, £ 6s. 6748 Adventures of a Post Captain, by a Naval Officer, coloured plates by Williams, half calf, J. Johnson, n. d., 8vo. (201) Sabin, £2 14s. 6749 [Lewis (M. G.)] The Monk, a Romance, 3 vol., first edition, original marbled calf, an autograph letter from the author to his mother inserted, 1796, 8vo. (207) Denham, £4 18s. 6750 Society for Psychical Research. Proceedings, illustrations,

vol. i. to vol. xiv., part i., 11 vol. original cloth, remainder in parts-Journal, vol. ii. to viii., No. 5, 5 vol. original cloth, remainder in numbers, 1883-97, 8vo. (217)

Quaritch, £3 18s. 6751 Ralfe (J.) The Naval Chronology of Great Britain, coloured plates, 3 vol., half russia, m. e., 1820, royal 8vo. (219) Quaritch, £5 105. 6752 Havell (R.) Costa Scena, or a Cruise along the Southern Coast of Kent, the drawings from Nature, coloured panoramic view, 18 feet long, rolled, in a leather case, n. d. (251) Pickering, £6 155. 6753 Campbell (Thomas). Poetical Works, portrait and vignettes from designs by Turner, extra illustrated and extended to 2 vol. by the insertion of about 145 additional views, portraits and vignettes, many in proof state, morocco extra, g. e., an autograph letter from the author inserted, Moxon, 1837, 8vo. (259) A. Jackson, £11 6754 Dickens (C.) Works, édition de luxe, numerous plates and woodcuts, by Cruikshank, Seymour, "Phiz," Cattermole, Tenniel, etc., on India paper, 30 vol., morocco, sides and backs richly tooled, g.e., by Zaehnsdorf, 1881-2, imperial 8vo. (263) E. Parsons, £25 10s. 6755 Caulfield (James). Portraits, Memoirs and Characters of Remarkable Persons from the Reign of Edward the Third to the end of the Reign of George II., both series, portraits, 7 vol., LARGE PAPER, half morocco, g. e., 1813-20, 4to. (265) Edwards, £3 12s. 6d. 6756 Antiquarian Repertory, a Miscellaneous Assemblage of Topography, History, Biography, Customs and Manners, chiefly compiled by F. Grose, T. Astle and others, numerous views, portraits and monuments, some additional plates inserted, LARGE PAPER, 4 vol., half calf, uncut, 1807-9, 4to. (266) Walford, £1 185.

6757 Panorama of the Thames from London to Richmond, exhibiting every Object on both banks of the River, with a concise description of the most remarkable places and a General View of London, coloured panoramic view, 60 feet by 81⁄2 inches, in the original picture boards, S. Leigh, n. d., 4to. (267) Pickering, £8 17s. 6d. 6758 Characteristic Costume of France, from Drawings made on the Spot, with appropriate descriptions, 18 coloured plates, original boards, uncut, W. Fearman, 1819, 4to. (269) Sabin, £10 55. 6759 Cruikshank (G.) Greenwich Hospital, a Series of Naval Sketches, descriptive of the Life of a Man-of-War's Man, by an Old Sailor, coloured plates and woodcuts by George Cruikshank, half morocco, uncut, Robins, 1826, 4to. (275) Horrex, £26s.

6760 Byron (Lord). Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, a Romaunt, portrait, and numerous vignette illustrations engraved by Finden, proofs on India paper, original boards, uncut, Murray, 1841, royal 8vo. (283) Pickering, £7 5s.

6761 Shoberl (F.) Picturesque Tour from Geneva to Milan by way of the Simplon, map and 36 coloured plates, original morocco, g. e., Ackermann, 1820, 4to. (290)

Deman, £2 10S. 6762 Morris (R.) Panoramic View round the Regents Park, coloured panoramic view, 21 feet by 6 inches, folded in the original boards, Ackermann, 1831, 4to. (297)

Pickering, £4 19s. 6763 Bradford (W.) Sketches of the Country, Character and Costume in Portugal and Spain, 53 coloured plates, original half morocco, uncut, 1810, folio (302) Ellis, £2 4s. 6764 Constable (J.) English Landscape Scenery, 40 plates, engraved by David Lucas, half morocco, g. e., Bohn, 1855, folio (303) Rimell, £2 8s. 6765 Goldsmith (O.) A Series of twelve Plates to illustrate the Vicar of Wakefield, by Westall, proofs on India paper, in portfolio, n. d., folio (304) Sotheran, 1 IOS.

6766 Claude le Lorrain. Liber Veritatis, a Collection of Prints after the Original Designs of Claude le Lorrain, executed by R. Earlom, portraits and 300 plates, original impressions, half bound, uncut, Boydell, n. d., folio (310)

Horrex, £9 6767 Turner (J. M. W.) Picturesque Delineation of the Southern Coast of England, 80 plates and vignettes, LARGE PAPER, India proofs, 2 vol., in the original parts as published, 1814-26, folio (311) Rimell, £14 15s. 6768 Woodburn's Gallery of Rare Portraits, consisting of Original Plates by Cecil, Delaram, Droeshout, Elstracke, etc., upwards of 200 portraits, 2 vol., LARGE PAPER, with additional plates, old morocco, g. e., 1816, folio (314)

Sabin, £6 5s. 6769 Westwood (J. O.) Facsimiles of the Miniatures and Ornaments of Anglo-Saxon and Irish Manuscripts, 53 coloured plates, original cloth, Quaritch, 1867, folio (316)

Quaritch, £7 15s. 6770 Prout (S.) Sketches in Flanders and Germany, 50 plates, mounted on cardboard, in 2 half morocco portfolios, n. d., folio (317) Edwards, £2 12s. 6771 Turner (J. M. W.) The Turner Gallery, with a Memoir and illustrative Text by R. N. Wornum, 60 plates, India proofs, LARGEST PAPER, in half morocco portfolio, Virtue, n. d., folio (319) Kornman, £4 16s.

6772 Musée Français, Recueil des plus beaux Tableaux, Statues et Bas-Reliefs, par Duchesne Ainé, 4 vol., Paris, Galignani, n.d.-Musée Royal, ou Recueil de Gravures d'après les plus beaux Tableaux, Statues et Bas-Reliefs de la Collection Royale, 2 vol., Paris, F. Didot, 1818, together 6 vol., plates, morocco super extra, g. e., by Hayday, folio (321) E. Parsons, £23 10s. 6773 Wouvermans (P.) Euvres gravées d'après les Meilleurs Tableaux qui sont dans les plus beaux Cabinets de Paris et

ailleurs, engraved title and 100 plates, half morocco, Paris, Moyreau, 1737, folio (323) Deman, £5 2s. 6d. 6774 Turner (J. M. W.) England and Wales, with Descriptive and Historic Illustrations by H. E. Lloyd, 96 plates, India proofs before letters, in half morocco portfolio, Longmans, 1837, folio (324) R. Ward, £27

Other Properties.

6775 Whitman (Walt). Leaves of Grass, author's edition, with portraits from life, inscription on the fly-leaf, " H. R. Haweis, from the Author," and autograph of Walt Whitman on title, original half binding, Camden, New Jersey, 1876, 8vo. (361) Williamson, £+ 6s.

6776 Whitman (Walt). Two Rivulets, including Democratic Vistas, Centennial Songs and Passages to India, author's edition, portrait, with signature of Walt Whitman, presentation copy, with inscription on fly-leaf, " H. R. Haweis, from the Author," original half binding, Camden, New Jersey, 1876, 8vo. (362) Williamson, £4 is. 6777 Wilde (Oscar). Lady Windermere's Fan, a Play about a Good Woman, first edition, original cloth, uncut, 1893, 4to. (364) Spencer, £3 10s. 6778 Coleridge (S. T.) Poems, second edition, to which are now added Poems by Charles Lamb and Charles Lloyd, old tree-calf, 1797, 8vo. (370) Shepherd, £2 6s. 6779 Loudon (J. C.) Arboretum et Fruticetum Britannicum, or the Trees and Shrubs of Britain, 8 vol., with above 2,500 engravings and numerous octavo and quarto plates, half morocco, uncut, t. e. g., 1844, 8vo. (404) Sotheran, £3 15s. 6780 Stevenson (R. L.) A Child's Garden of Verses, third edition, with the pictorial bookplate of R. L. Stevenson, and a slip pasted on half-title, with inscription, "Robert Louis Stevenson, to imitate which is forgery," original cloth, uncut, t. e. g., 1888, 8vo. (405) Rylett, £3 17s. 6d. 6781 Heures à lusaige de Rōme, printed on vellum, woodcuts and woodcut border round each page, initial letters and finials in gold and colours, a few leaves badly stained, calf, Paris, T. Kerver, 5 Janvier, 1503, 8vo. (420) Locke, £15 5s. 6782 Tennyson. Poems by Two Brothers (Alfred and Charles Tennyson), in paper wrappers, with label on back, part of lower blank margin of title torn off, Simpkin and Marshall, etc., 1827, 8vo. (424) Shepherd, £15 6783 Freeman (Edward A.) History of the Norman Conquest of England, its Causes and its Results, with Index, together 6 vol., second edition, revised, maps, uncut, Oxford, 1870-79, 8vo. (427) J. L. White, £9 5s. 6784 Peaks, Passes and Glaciers-Excursions by Members of the Alpine Club, second series, edited by E. S. Kennedy, 2 vol., presentation copy to Mrs. Pollock from the Editor, maps and illustrations, original cloth, uncut, 1862, 8vo. (432) Walford, £2 12s.

6785 Lever (Charles). Tales of the Trains, being some Chapters

of Railroad Romance, by Tilbury Tramp, Queen's Messenger, first edition, engravings, original cloth, g.e., 1845, 8vo. (434) Brown, £3 18s. 6786 Laudes Beatæ Mariæ Virginis, Poems taken from a Psalter, written by an English scribe, scroll work borders and numerous initial letters, uncut, W. Morris, 1896, small folio (447) Shepherd, £5 17s. 6d. 6787 Bewick (T.) General History of British Quadrupeds, fifth edition, imperial paper, figures engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick, morocco extra, g. e., Newcastle, 1807, 8vo. (449) Leighton, £2 18s. 6788 Bewick (T.) History of British Birds, 2 vol., imperial paper, the figures engraved on wood by Thomas Bewick, morocco extra, g. e., Newcastle, 1805, 8vo. (450) Rimell, £5 7s. 6d. 6789 Gronow (Captain). Reminiscences and Recollections, 2 vol., with the 25 illustrations in duplicate, one on plate paper, proofs before letters, and the other on Whatman paper, with titles, and coloured by hand, morocco extra, m. e., 1889, 8vo. (451) Quaritch, £2 14s. 6790 Dibdin (T. F.) Bibliographical Decameron, 3 vol., numerous facsimile illustrations, some of which are on India paper, half morocco gilt, t. e. g., 1817, 8vo. (452) Locke, £9 15s. 6791 Dibdin (T. F.) Bibliotheca Spenceriana, 4 vol., facsimile illustrations of rare and curious woodcuts, etc., morocco extra, g. e., 1814, imperial 8vo. (453) Locke, £6 15s. 6792 Redouté (P. J.) Les Roses, 3 vol., plates, in colours, original boards, uncut, 1835, imperial 8vo. (455) Sotheran, £5 15s. 6793 Mante (Thomas). History of the late War in North-America

and the Islands of the West-Indies, including the Campaigns of 1763 and 1754, against His Majesty's Indian Enemies, maps, morocco extra, g. e., 1772, 4to. (476) E. James, £26 6794 Romancero General emendado por Pedro de Flores e Segunda Parte por M. de Madrigal, part i., morocco extra, by Simier, with the arms of Lord Stuart de Rothesay in gold on sides; part ii., morocco, with arms in blind on sides (9 leaves in part ii. reprinted, and last two leaves defective and mended, sold not subject to return), Madrid, 1604 e Valladolid, 1605, 4to. (479) Quaritch, £15 6795 Spenser (Edmund). The Faerie Queene, first edition of both series, 2 vol., a few headlines shaved, and some leaves in part i. defective and mended, russia, g. e., sold not subject to return, W. Ponsonbie, 1590-96, 4to. (480) Locke, £11 5s. 6796 Knight (R. P.) Discourse on the Worship of Priapus, etc., a new edition, illustrations, half bound, t. e. g., Privately printed, 1865, 4to. (483) Burman, £1 15s. 6797 Spenser (Edmund). Complete Works, in verse and prose, edited, with Life, Notes, Glossary, etc., by Alex. B. Grosart, vol. i. to ix., LARGEST PAPER, one of 100 copies, uncut, Printed for private circulation only, 1882-4, 4to. (485) Walford, £3 35. 6798 Spenser (Edmund). The Faerie Queene, in two parts, 2 vol.



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