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with their imprint, in i vol., with MS. index, half bound, edges uncut, 1673-92, folio (270)

Pickering, £27 (Amongst the more interesting pieces are the following: A Relation of the Engagement of his Majesties Fleet, uth August, 1673 (the Dutch in the Channel)--Act ratifying an Act of the Town Council of Edinburgh in relation to Building within the City, 1674-Copy of a Treasonable and Bloody Paper called the Fanaticks NewCovenant, taken from Mr. Donald Cargill, 1680-Proceedings in the Rye House Plot, 1683—Proclamations of King James II. on his Accession, 1685–Addresses Congratulatory to King James II. on his Accession-Coronation Proceedings-Earl of Argyle and the Monmouth Rebellion (various papers)-Account of the Execution of the Duke of Monmouth, 1685—Declaration of Indulgence, 1687— Proclamations, etc. by and against the Prince of Orange-Depositions On the Birth of the Prince of Wales (the Old Pretender) - Proclainations of King William and Queen Mary-Proceedings in Scotland-Copies of Letters of James II., signed Melfort-the King's Victory in Ireland, 1690 (Battle of the Boyne)-Defeat of General Buchan and Brigadier Cannon at Crombdell, 1690—Storming of

Limerick, etc.- Catalogue.) 6917 Planché (J. R.) Cyclopædia of Costume, or Dictionary of

Dress, 2 vol., plates, several in gold and colours, and other illustrations, calf antique, g. e., 1876, 4to. (504)

Edwards, £4 128. 6d. 6918 Prior (Matthew). Poems on Several Occasions, consisting of

Odes, Satyrs and Epistles, etc., first edition, in the original calf, Bur ough, Baker and Curll, 1707, 8vo. (443)

Sabin, £17 tos. 6919 Psalms. The Whole Booke of Psalmes, both in Prose and

Meeter, with apt notes to sing them withall, in a silk embroidered binding, with figures, insects and birds on the sides and flowers on back, a rim of finely-worked silver wire, g. e., probably by the Nuns of Little Gidding (?), 1643, 12mo. (418)

Maggs, 24 125. 6920 Psalms. The Whole Booke of Psalms collected into English

Meeter by T. Sternhold, J. Hopkins and others, in old embroidered binding, with the figure of a tree in silver threads in high relief on the sides and a background of insects and flowers, g. gauffred edges, probably by the Nuns

of Little Gidding (?), 1635, 12mo. (419) Pearson, £5 5s. 6921 Psalms (The Whole Booke of) collected into English Metre by

Thos. Sternhold, J. Hopkins and others, contemporary silk binding, embroidered in various coloured threads, with fulllength figures of Charles I. and Henrietta Maria, gilt and gauffred edges, probably by the Nuns of Little Gidding (?),

Camb., Cantrell Legge, 1623, 12mo. (420) Dawson, £6 6922 Ravenscroft (E.) The Pinetum Britannicum, a Descriptive

Account of Hardy Coniferous Trees cultivated in Great Britain, 3 vol., numerous coloured plates, half morocco gilt, t. e. g., 1884, folio (2)

Sotheran, £9 155. 6923 Reed (Isaac). His manuscript List of David Garrick's Epi

logues and Prologues, amongst them being those to “The Winter's Tale,” “ The Tempest” and “King Richard III.," n. d., 8vo. (1017)

Ripley, £16 16s. (A note at the end of the volume states, “This list of Garrick's Prologues and Epilogues in Isaac Reed's handwriting was given by the Right Honble. Thomas Grenville to my cousin, Henry Foss, and by him to me, the 26th April,

1838."--Catalogue.) 6924 Reliquary (The). A Depository of Precious Relics, etc., edited

by Ll. Jewitt, vol. i. to xix. and vol. xxi., in half calf gilt, Nos. 77 to 80 and 85 to 106, numerous illustrations, 186086, 8vo. (444)

Bemrose, £6 6925 Rénouard (P.) L'Opera, 30 etchings, with Preface by L. Halévy, one of 250 copies, in portfolio, n. d., folio (551)

Hart, £t 5s. 6926 Rossetti (D. G.) Poems, first edition, original cloth, uncut, F. S. Ellis, 1870, 8vo. (46)

Walford, £2 155. 6927 Rowlandson (T.) The History of Billy Hog and his Wife

Margery, a True Story for Children, by an odd Fellow, 15 coloured etchings by Rowlandson, soiled, and last two leaves made up, original wrapper, in morocco drop case, 1816, 8vo. (147)

Pickering, 12 25. 6928 Rubens (P. P.) La Gallerie du Palais de Luxembourg, Peinte

par Rubens, dessinée par le Sr. Nattier et gravée par les plus illustres graveurs, portraits of Rubens and of the Duke and Duchess of Tuscany, Marie de Medicis as Pallas, and 21 other large plates, original impressions, half bound, Paris, 1710, atlas folio (284)

Ridler, £2 25. 6929 Scott (Sir Walter). Waverley, or 'tis Sixty Years since,

3 vol., first edition, with the two sets of half titles to the work, but those before the titles had been added in facsimile on blank leaves belonging to the book, a sound and clean copy in morocco extra, g. e., Edinburgh, 1814, 8vo. (63)

Clarkson, t10 155. 6930 Scott (Sir Walter). Waverley Novels, Border edition, with

New and Original Etchings, also Introductory Essays and
Notes by Andrew Lang, 48 vol. (wanted vol. xvii.), uncut,
Nimmo, 1892, 8vo. (1012)

Edwards, £4 25. 6d. 6931 Shakespeare (William). The Tyrrell Manuscript. A Valuable

Collection of Poetry of the Seventeenth Century, together with Culinary and other Recipes, MS. on paper, in the original calf binding, from the Phillipps Collection, 4to. (1170)

Sotheran, £,45 [This MS. was formerly in the Dering Collection, and is partly in the autograph of Sir James Tyrrell, the Whig Historian of England (born in 1642). There are Basse's famous lines “V pon poet Shakespeare,” beginning “Renowned Spencer lye a thought more nigh"; pieces on Prince Henry and Arabella Stuart, and the famous “Under

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neath this marble hearse” (verses on the death of the
Countess of Pembroke, the mother of Shakespeare's
patrons, which are ascribed to Ben Jonson); some pieces
signed by W. S., one signed J. M., Corbet's Northern
Voyage, Ben Jonson to King James, and his “Drink to me
only," upon the death of Beaumont the dramatist; and a
large quantity of pieces by Corbet, King and others. It
is well known that Basse's verses were first printed in
Donne's Poems, 1633, afterwards in Shakespeare's Poems,
1640, and in one or two subsequent publications. Copies,
too, exist in manuscript, two of which are printed in
Shakespeare's Centurie of Prayse. The Tyrrell Manu-
script differs somewhat from all the versions, either printed
or manuscript, which can be traced. Basse's lines are here
transcribed, and the variations from the Donne copy are
italicised. Students can themselves compare the Tyrrell
version with the others which are recorded.

VPON POET SHAKESPEARE.
“Renowned Spencer lye a thought more nigh

To learned Chaucer, and rare Beaumont lye
A little neerer Spencer, to make roome
For Shakespeare in your threefold fourefold Tombe.
To lodge all foure in one bed make a shift
Untill Doomesday, for hardly will a fift
Betwixt this day and that by Fate bee slaine,
For whom the Curtaine may bee drawne againe.
If your precedency in death doe barr
A fourth place in your sacred Sepulchre
Under this carved Marble of thine owne,
Sleepe brave tragedian Shakespeare, sleepe alone,
Thy unmolested peace, unshared cave
Possese as Lord, not Tenaunt of thy grave,

[These two lines are omitted in Donne.] That unto others, or us it may

bee Honour hereafter to bee laid by thee.”

- Catalogue.] 6932 Shakespeare (William). Comedies, Histories and Tragedies,

published according to the true Originall Copies, the Second Impression, title with Droeshout's portrait (soiled, 2 letters of text in top corner defective, and backed), wanted leaf opposite title with Jonson's verses, plain margin of leaf “Upon the Effigies” torn off, leaf with Holland's “Lines" loose, wanted vv 3-4 (pages 333-336), and last leaf supplied in MS., some leaves soiled, small hole burnt in one leaf, otherwise a large and sound copy, measuring 13 by 834 inches, with some MS. emendations in margins, original

calf, T. Cotes for R. Allot, 1632, folio (1245) Tregaskis, £31 6933 Shakespeare (William). Comedies, Histories and Tragedies,

published according to the true original copies, the Third Impression, to which is added Seven Plays never before printed in folio, wanted title, dedication, and “To the Readers” (3 leaves), portrait with verses beneath, cut down and mounted, margins of the other preliminaries cut close, wanted Rj, pages 1-32 of the Spurious Plays after “Locrine" transposed, and 2 leaves in Lord Cromwell defective, otherwise a very good copy (sold not subject to return), calf,

Printed for P. C., 1664, folio (1211) Tregaskis, 20 ios. 6934 Shakespeare (William). Comedies, Histories and Tragedies,

third edition, with seven Playes never printed before in folio-Another copy (wanted portrait, title, dedication and the second leaf of “On Worthy Mr. Shakespeare,” one leaf of the Tempest, and end after page 54 of the spurious plays, margins of preliminary leaves and of last leaf mended, otherwise a good copy, sold not subject to return), half bound (cover broken) (Printed for P.C., 1664), folio (1212)

Tregaskis, 20 6935 Shakespeare (William). Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies,

Histories and Tragedies, published according to the true Original Copies, unto which is added Seven Plays never before printed in folio, the ourth edition, portrait by Droeshout, with the verses, original calf (rebacked), 1685, folio (1246)

Pickering, £48 ios. 6936 Shakespeare (William). Loves Labours Lost, a Wittie and

Pleasant Comedie, as it was acted by his Maiesties Servants at the Blacke-friers and the Globe, written by William Shakespeare, the second edition in quarto, A 4 defective, somewhat stained, otherwise a good copy, unbound, W. S.

for John Smethwicke, 1631, 4to. (1205) Pickering, £41 6937 Shakespeare (William). The Late, and much admired Play,

called Pericles, Prince of Tyre, With the true Relation of the Whole History, adventures and fortunes of the said Prince, written by W. Shakespeare, the last edition in quarto, unbound, Printed by T. Cotes, 1635, 4to. (1206)

Pickering, £21 ios. 6938 Shakespeare (William). The most excellent and Lamentable

Tragedie of Romeo and Juliet, as it hath been sundry times publikely Acted by the Kings Majesties Servants at the Globe, written by W. Shakespeare, newly corrected, aug. mented and amended, the last edition in quarto (some margins frayed), unbound, R. Young for J. Smethwicke, 1637, 4to. (1207)

Jones, £30 6939 Shakespeare (William). The Historie of Henry the Fourth,

with the Battell at Shrewsbury, etc., with the humorous conceits of Sir John Falstaffe, newly Corrected by William Shake-speare (wanted E 2), old MS. emendations, unbound, Printed by John Norton and are to be sold by Hugh Perry, 1639, 4to. (1208)

Pickering, £20 10s. 6940 Shakespeare (William). The Tragedy of Othello, the Moore

of Venice, as it hath beene divers times acted at the Globe and at the Black-friers, by his Majiesties Servants, written by William Shakespeare, the fourth edition, a few headlines shaved, unbound, Printed for William Leah, 1655, 4to. (1209)

Jones, £25

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