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6746 Hayley (Wm.) Ballads founded on Anecdotes relating to

Animals, with 5 engravings by W. Blake, first edition, imitation Spanish morocco extra, t. e. g., other edges uncut, fine copy, Chichester, for R. Phillips, 1805, 8vo. (112)

Ellis, 195. 6747 [Lamb (Charles).] Beauty and the Beast, or a Rough Out

side with a Gentle Heart, a Poetical Version of an Ancient Tale, illustrated with a series of elegant engravings (plain), and Beauty's Song at the Spinning Wheel set to Music by Mr. Whittaker, with the original wrappers, morocco, elegantly tooled, by F. Bedford, M. J. Godwin, n. d., square 12mo. (115)

Tinkler, £43 [Only two or three copies of this child's book can be

accounted for.-ED.] 6748 [Lamb (Charles).] Prince Dorus, or Flattery put out of Coun

tenance, a Poetical Version of an Ancient Tale, illustrated with a series of (9) engravings, coloured, first edition, original covers, M. J. Godwin, 1811, 8vo. (118)

Sabin, £42 6749 [Lamb (Charles).] Stories of Old Daniel, or Tales of Wonder

and Delight, first and seventh editions, frontispiece, 2 vol., calf, 1808-20, 8vo. (116)

Hockbene, 2s. 6750 [Lamb (Charles and Mary).] Mrs. Leicester's School, or the

History of Several Young Ladies, related by themselves, third, fourth and seventh editions, frontispieces, 3 vol., M. J. Godwin, 1810-14-20, 8vo. (117)

Baron, ios. 6751 (Lamb (Charles and Mary).] Poetry for Children, entirely

original, by the author of “Mrs. Leicester's School,” first edition, frontispiece (frontispiece, title and contents of vol. i. in facsimile), boards, with the two original covers and the "Monthly Review” for January, 181, containing a Critique

of the Poems, M. J. Godwin, 1809, 8vo. (119) Sabin, £81 6752 Memoirs of the Little Man and the Little Maid, musical

notes and 12 humorous plates, morocco extra, by Zaehnsdorf, Tabart, 1808, 8vo. (128)

Maggs, £1 4s. 6753 Ranks in Life (The) for the Amusement and Instruction of

Youth, 22 coloured plates of military and other costume, morocco, J. Drury, 1821, 8vo. (94)

Spencer, uis. 6754 Rusher's Banbury Chap-Books, complete set of 16, all with

cuts, bound in 1 vol., mottled calf gilt, uncut, by Zaehnsdorf, 8vo. (95)

Baron, 125.

(JULY 18TH, 19TH, 20TH AND 21ST, 1900.]


(No. of Lots, 1,271; amount realised, £3,656 45. 6d.)

6755 Addison (J.) Works, Baskerville's edition, 4 vol., portrait,

calf, Birmingham, 1761, 8vo. (207) Morrison, £i is. 6756 Aldine Edition of the British Poets, portraits, complete set, 53

vol., half morocco extra, contents lettered, 1839, etc., 8vo. (482)

Hornstein, £18 155. 6757 Almack (E.) A Bibliography of the King's Book, or Eikon Basilike, numerous facsimiles, uncut, 1896, 4to. (394)

Edwards, £2 6758 America. Acts of Assembly passed in the Province of New

York, from 1691 to 1718, original London issue, old panelled calf gilt, J. Baskett, 1719, folio (264)

Sabin, £4 25. 6d. 6759 America. The Hudson River Portfolio, 20 large coloured

plates from paintings by W. G. Wall, engraved by J. Hill, with Descriptions (no title), half bound, New York, n. d., oblong folio (640)

Spencer, £6 jos. 6760 Analysis of the Hunting Field, first edition, numerous

coloured illustrations by H. Alken, and woodcuts, several leaves spotted, half calf, R. Ackermann, 1846, 8vo. (461)

Maggs, £,5 6s. 6761 Antiquarian Repertory, a Miscellany intended to preserve and

illustrate several valuable remains of Old Times, new edition, 4 vol., LARGE PAPER, numerous plates, russia, m. e., Jeffery, 1807-9, 4to. (853)

Rimell. £ 1 8s. 6762 Apperley (C. J.) The Life of a Sportsman, by “Nimrod,"

first edition, with 36 coloured illustrations by Henry Alken, 4 of the plates mounted (as usual), half calf (text in lower margin of a few plates shaved), sold not subject to return, R. Ackermann, 1842, 8vo. (460)

Robson, £14 6763 Apperley (C. J.) Memoirs of the Life of John Mytton, of

Halston by “Nimrod," numerous coloured illustrations by H. Alken and T. J. Rawlins, third edition, reprinted with considerable additions from the “New Sporting Magazine," half calf, R. Ackermann, 1851, 8vo. (462)

Sotheran, £4 6764 Atkyns (Sir R.) Ancient and Present State of Gloucester

shire, second edition, map, plan, views and plates of arms, calf, rebacked, 1768, folio (565) Walford, 14 25. 6d.


Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. All LARGE PAPER COPIES, of which only 250 were printed,

uniformly half bound, uncut, t. e. g. 6765 Fishing, by H. Cholmondeley-Pennell, 2 vol., numerous illustrations, 1885 (1095)

Shepherd, £5 7s. 6d. 6766 Hunting, by the Duke of Beaufort and Mowbray Morris, 1885 (519)

Leighton, £13 155. 6767 Shooting, by Lord Walsingham and Sir R. Payne-Gallwey, 2 vol., numerous illustrations, 1886 (1096)

Shepherd, 65 75. 6d. 6768 Racing and Steeple-Chasing, by the Earl of Suffolk, Arthur Coventry and others, illustrated by J. Sturgess, 1886 (1097)

Leighton, £ 1 55.

6769 Athletics and Football, by M. Shearman, numerous engrav. ings and photographs, 1887 (1098)

Shepherd, 18s. 6770 Cycling, by Viscount Bury and G. L. Hillier, numerous illustrations, 1887 (1099)

Shepherd, ios. 6771 Cricket, by A. G. Steel and R. H. Lyttelton, etc., numerous engravings, 1888 (1100)

Shepherd, 175. 6772 Boating, by W. B. Woodgate, numerous engravings, 1888 (1101)

Shepherd, 195. 6773 Driving, by the Duke of Beaufort, illustrated by Giles and Sturgess, 1889 (1102)

Leighton, £1 6s. 6774 Fencing, Boxing and Wrestling, by W. H. Pollock, E. B.

Michell, etc., illustrations, 1889 (1103) Shepherd, 145. 6775 Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Rackets, Fives, numerous illustrations, 1890 (1 104)

Shepherd, 155 6776 Golf, by H. G. Hutchinson, etc., numerous illustrations by T.

Hodge and H. Furniss, 1890 (1105) Leighton, £ 1 tos. 6777 Riding, by Captain R. Weir-Polo, by J. M. Brown, illus

trated by Giles, Allan, etc., 1801 (1106) Walford, 16s. 6778 Coursing and Falconry, by H. Cox and G. Lascelles, illustrations, 1892 (1107)

Shepherd, is 6779 Mountaineering, by C. T. Dent, illustrations by Willink and others, 1882 (1108)

Claig, ķi 5s. 6789 Skating, by Heathcote and Tebbutt--Figure Skating, by T.

M. Witham, illustrations by Whymper and others, 1892 (1109)

Shepherd, 9s. 6781 Swimming, by A. Sinclair and W. Henry, illustrations, 1893 (U10)

Shepherd, 13. 6782 Big Game Shooting, by C. Phillipps-Wolley, etc., 2 vol., illustrations by C. Whymper, J. Wolf and others, 1894 (111)

Hornstein, £2 25. 6783 Yachting, by Sir E. Sullivan, Lord Brassey and others, 2 vol.,

numerous illustrations, 1894 (1112) Hornstein, kl 12s. 6784 Archery, by C. J. Longman and Colonel Walrond, numerous illustrations, 1894 (1113)

Hornstein, 5s. 6785 Dancing, by Mrs. Grove and others, illustrated, 1895 (1114)

Shepherd, 125. 6786 Sea Fishing, by J. Bickerdyke, illustrated by R. T. Pritchett, etc., 1895 (1115)

Shepherd, 9s 6787 Billiards, by Major Broadfoot, numerous illustrations and diagrams, 1896 (116)

Leighton, 9s. 6788 Poetry of Sport, selected and edited by H. Peek, illustrated

by A. Thorburn and others, 1896 (1117) Walford, 135. 6789 Big Game Shooting, by Clive Phillipps-Wolley, 2 vol., 1894 (1118)

Ricketts, £3 35. 6790 Yachting, by Sir Edward Sullivan, Lord Brassey and others, 2 vol., 1894 (1119)

Ricketts, £2 6791 Mountaineering, by C. T. Dent, 1892 (1120) Shepherd, 12 6792 Coursing and Falconry, by Harding Cox and Hon. Gerald Lascelles, 1892 (1121)

Ricketts, jis. 6793 Sea Fishing, by John Bickerdyke, 1895 (1122) Maggs, ios. 6794 Golf, by Horace G. Hutchinson, with contributions by Andrew Lang, Right Hon. A. J. Balfour and others, 1890 (1123)

Ricketts, 55.

6795 Fencing, Boxing and Wrestling, by W. H. Pollock, E. B. Michell, Walter Armstrong and others, 1889 (124)

Shepherd, 135. 6796 Skating, Figure Skating, Curling, Tobogganing, etc., by J. M. Heathcote and others, 1892 (1125)

Maggs, 7s. 6797 Archery, by C. J. Longman and Colonel H. Walrond, 1894 (1126)

Ricketts, ios. 6798 Dancing, by Mrs. Lily Grove, with musical examples, 1895 (1127)

Hunt, iis. 6799 Riding, by Captain R. White-Polo, by J. Moray Brown, 1891 (1128)

Shepherd, ios. 6800 The Poetry of Sport, selected and edited by Hedley Peek, 1896 (1129)

Leighton, 175.

6801 Balzac (Honoré de). La Comédie Humaine, translated by

K. P. Wormeley, 40 vol., with numerous illustrations, on India paper, by French artists, reproduced in photogravure, edition limited to 250 sets, uncut, t. e. g., 1898, 8vo. (985)

Roche, £8 55. 6802 Beaumont and Fletcher. The Elder Brother, a Comedie, first edition, J. K. for J. W. and J. B., 1637, 4to. (1199)

Hazlitt, £9 Ios. 6803 Beauties of England and Wales, by Brayley and Britton, with

Introduction by J. N. Brewer, complete, 19 vol. bound in 26, with upwards of 700 engravings by Storer and Greig, and woodcuts, russia gilt, m. e., 1801-18, 8vo. (142)

Magg's, £3 11s. 6804 Besant (Walter). South London, etched frontispiece and 119

illustrations, morocco super extra, g. e., by Fazakerley, with a painted view of Lambeth Palace from the river on the fore-edge, 1899, 8vo. (423)

Maggs, £2 16s. 6805 Biblia Sacra Latina, cum Prologis S. Hieronymi, gothie letter,

double columns, painted initials, old oak boards, Nurem

berga, A. Coburger, 1477, folio (401) Mackie, £6 155. 6806 Biblia Sacra Latina, cum Prologis S. Hieronymi, gothic letter,

double columns, initials in red and blue, sound and clean

copy, Venet., Nic. Jensen, 1479, folio (402) Ridler, £9 155. 6807 Biblia Sacra Latina, with the Prologues of S. Jerome, gothic

letter, initials in blue and red, many heightened with gold, the first leaf ornamented with a border composed of flowers, fruit and scroll work, and a large initial letter illuminated in gold and colours, a leaf imperfect, else a large and sound copy, old oak boards, covered in stamped leather (rebacked),

with all faults, Venet., 1480, 4to. (391) Ridler, 42 125. 6808 Biblia Sacra Latina, gothie letter, in double columns, 58 lines to

a full page, numerous painted initials, old oak boards, covered with stamped leather (re-backed), clasps, a large and sound copy, s. I. aut a (Bas., B. Richel), 1486, folio (409)

Ridler, 65 6809 Biblia Sacra Latina cum Postillis Nic. de Lyra, lit. gotb. 4

columns, woodcuts painted, rubricated, capitals painted in blue and red, 3 vol., oaken boards, half leather, Nuremb., A. Koberger, 1487, folio (358)

Ridler, £1 12s. 6810 Boccaccio (Giov.) Il Decamerone, edited by Ugo Foscolo,

printed throughout on India paper, with proof impressions of the portrait and series of plates by Stothard, 3 vol., in full crushed morocco, gilt leaves, Pickering, 1825, 8vo. (988)

Walford, £2 ios. 6811 Bohn (Henry G.) The Biography and Bibliography of Shake

speare (including an Account of every known Edition of his Works, either together or separately printed, Translations and Commentaries), illustrated with io engravings, including accurate copies of the Droeshout head, portrait by Jansen, the Chandos head and the Stratford bust, uncut, original cloth, 1863, folio (1244)

Ripley, £21 [This rare volume was printed for the members of the Philobiblon Society, limited to forty persons of wealth and

rank.-Catalogue.] 6812 Borrow (G.) Wild Wales, 3 vol., first edition, original cloth, with labels, 1862, 8vo. (744)

J. Bumpus, £3 125. 6813 Boswell (J.) Life of Dr. Samuel Johnson, new edition, edited

by J. W. Croker, 5 vol., best edition, portraits, calf gilt, 1831, 8vo. (761)

Ellis, £2 55. 6814 Boydell (J. and J.) Illustrations to Shakespeare, portrait,

frontispiece and 94 plates after Hamilton, Stothard, Smirke, Wheatley, Northcote, Westall, etc., good impressions, morocco gilt, g.e., 1798, imperial 4to. (230)

Roche, £3 35. 6815 Burton (J. Hill). History of Scotland, Library Edition, )

, 7 vol., half russia gilt, t.e.g., Blackwood, 1867-70, 8vo. (481)

Bumpus, £3 175. 6d. 6816 Burton (Robert). The Anatomy of Melancholy by

Democritus, junior, first edition, half calf, Oxford, 1621, 4to. (194)

Pickering, £20 6817 Byron (Lord). Fare Thee Well, 1815, 4to. (507)

Sabin, £3 5s. [The first edition of this poem.

No doubt it was privately issued for distribution amongst the author's friends previous to his departure from England early in 1816, with the intention of never returning. It is printed on two quarto leaves, page (1) 2, 3 (4), last page blank, the watermark on paper is 1815. It is stated that only 50 copies were struck off, the previously accepted first edition being that of 1816, which was published in an octavo volume

with other poems.-Catalogue. See ante No. 5397.-ED.) 6818 Carlyle (Thomas). Works, Centenary Edition,” portraits

on India paper, 30 vol., LARGE PAPER, one of 300 copies, uncut, t. e. g., 1896-99, 8vo. (1035)

Quaritch, £9 6819 Charles I. Eikon Basiliké, the Pourtraicture of his Sacred

Maiestie in his Solitudes and Sufferings, plate, the genuine first edition (?), published in February, 1648-9, several leaves soiled, and last one mended, sold not subject to return, old calf (rebacked), 1648, 8vo. (385)

Mackie, £3 7s. 6d.



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