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MANY OF WHICH ARE ON LARGE PAPER, WITH UNCUT EDGES, OR

SPLENDIDLY BOUND BY THE BEST BINDERS;
FORMED WITH CONSUMMATE TASTE AND JUDGMENT BY THE LATE
GEORGE SMITH, ESQ.

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Of 21, RUSSELL SQUARE-DEPUTY LIEUTENANT OF THE TOWER HAMLETS-

COMPRISING

BIBLES, TESTAMENTS AND LITURGIES;

English and Foreign Theology;
CLASSICS AND TRANSLATIONS ; DICTIONARIES AND GRAMMARS ;
HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY; VOYAGES AND TRAVELS;

Geography & Topography, including Scarce Pieces relatibe to London;
SPLENDID WORKS OF ENGRAVINGS,

CHIEFLY IN THE CHOICEST PROOF STATES ;
TREATISES ON BREWING, DISTILLING, THE MANUFACTURE OF WINES,

LIQUEURS, &c.; ARTS AND SCIENCES;
WRITINGS OF THE PRINCIPAL DRAMATISTS AND POETS,
INCLUDING VERY FINE COPIES OF THE FIRST FOUR FOLIO EDITIONS OF

Shakespeare's Tragedies, Comedies & Histories;

EARLY EDITIONS OF THE QUARTO PLAYS;

AN

EXTENSIVE SERIES OF SHAKSPEARIANA, BALLADS, SONGS & OTHER POETRY;

SATIRES, PARODIES AND POLITICAL CARICATURES;
A LARGE COLLECTION OF CHAP-BOOKS, DROLLERIES & JEST-BOOKS;

Privately Printed Publications;
AND MOST OF THE STANDARD AUTHORS IN THE ENGLISH, FRENCH, GERMAN,

ITALIAN, SPANISH, PORTUGUESE, RUSSIAN & NORTHERN LANGUAGES;
A SOLID MAHOGANY CABINET, containing Twenty-four Drawers, filled with Minerals (including

Precious Stones) beautifully Mounted and Named; SOLID OAK LIBRARY TABLE,
TILE TRULY ELEGANT AND CAPITAL BOOKCASES,

Splendid Cabinets and Portfolio Stands for Cngravings,
MANUFACTURED, IN THE BEST STYLE, BY MR. SEDDON AND MR. HOWARD;
TWO BEAUTIFUL VIOLINCELLOS AND A SPLENDID VIOLIN,

&c. &c. &c.

TOGETHER WITH

WHICH WILL BE SOLD BY AUCTION,

BY MESSRS.

SOTHEBY, WILKINSON & HODGE,

Auctioneers of Literary Property & Taorks illustrative of the fine Arts,
AT THEIR HOUSE, No. 13, WELLINGTON STREET, STRAND, W.C.
On WEDNESDAY, 10th of JULY, 1867, and Twenty-one following Days,

(Sundays excepted), at ONE o'clock precisely.
MAY BE VIEWED TWO DAYS PRIOR, AND CATALOGUES IAD.

J. Davy and Sons, Printers, 137, LOOS Acre, Lonton.

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1. The highest bidder to be the buyer; and if any dispute arise between

bidders, the lot so disputed shall be immediately put up again, provided

the seller cannot decide the said dispute. II. No person to advance less than 6d.; above ten shillings, 1s.; above five

pounds, 28. 6d.; and so on. III. The purchasers to give in their names and places of abode, and to pay

down 10s. in the pound, if required, in part payment of the purchasemoney; in default of which the lot or lots purchased to be immediately

put up again and resold. IV. The lots to be taken away, at the buyer's expense, immediately after

the conclusion of the sale; in default of which Messrs. SoTHEBY, WILKINSON & HODGE will not hold themselves responsible if lost, stolen, damaged, or otherwise destroyed, but they will be left at the sole risk of the purchaser. If, at the expiration of One Week after the conclusion of the sale, the books or other property are not cleared or paid for, they will then be catalogued for immediate sale, and the expense, the same as if re-sold, will be added to the amount at which the books were bought. Messrs. SOTHEBY, WILKINSON and Hodge will have the option of reselling the lots uncleared either by public or private

sale, without any notice being given to the defaulter. V. The books are presumed to be perfect, unless otherwise expressed; but if,

upon collating, any should prove defective, the purchaser will be at liberty to take or reject them, provided they are returned within One Week after the conclusion of the sale, when the purchase-money will

be returned. VI. The sale of any book or books is not to be set aside on account of any

stained or short leaves of text or plates, want of list of plates, or on account of the publication of any subsequent volume, supplement, ap

pendix, or plates. VII. No IMPERFECT Book will be taken back, unless a note accompanies

each book, stating its imperfections, with the number of lot and date of

the sale at which the same was purchased. VIII. To prevent inaccuracy in the delivery, and inconvenience in the settle

ment of the purchases, no lot can on any account be removed during the

time of sale. IX. Upon failure of complying with the above conditions, the money required

and deposited in part of payment shall be forfeited; and if any loss is sustained in the reselling of such lots as are not cleared or paid for, all charges on such re-sale shall be made good by the defaulters at this sale.

Gentlemen who cannot attend the Sale may have their Commissions faithfully

executed by their humble servants,
SOTHEBY, WILKINSON & HODGE,

Wellington Street, Strand.

CATALOGUE

OF THE

VERY EXTENSIVE & VALUABLE LIBRARY

OF THE LATE

GEORGE SMITH, ESQ.

FIRST DAY'S SALE.

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OCTAVO ET INFRA. cola In A, B, C, with the Shorter Catechism, uncut Edinb. 1789

2 Abélard et Eloise. Histoire des Amours et des Infortunes d'Abé.

lard et d'Eloise mise en Vers satiri - comi- burlesques, par
M. ****** (Armand), avec l'Avanture Tragi-comique et

Vers burlesques contre une jeune Bâtarde, calf Cologne, 1724
The “Avanture” described by C. Nodier as

une satire person.
nelle de la plus outrageante grossièreté,” and the “Vers burlesques"
were only inserted in a very small number of copies. Nodier's

sold for 39 francs.
3 Abelard and Eloisa's Letters, with their Lives, Amours, &c. by
Rev. H. Mills, frontispiece

1824
4 Abenhamin 's Guerras Civiles, or Civil Wars of Granada, translated

from the Arabic by Gines Perez de Hita, and from the Spanish
by Thomas Rodd, uncut

1801
5 About (E.) Les Mariages de Paris

Paris, 1856 6 Abercrombie (D.) Fur Academicus

uncut Amst. apud A. Wolfgang (cum Sphæra Elzevir.) 1689 7 Abercrombie (J.) Complete Wall-Tree Pruner, 1783-Abercrombie (J.) Gardener's Pocket Journal, 1808

(2) be therr 8 Abridgement of the Boke of Assises black letter

R. Tottle, 1555 9 Abus dans les Cérémonies et dans les Meurs, développés par

M. L ***, Auteur du Compère Mathieu, uncut Paris, 1788 Bulee, 10 Academy (The New) of Complements stored with a Variety of a 18

Letters of Love and Friendship, Songs à la Mode both amorous

and jovial, &c. frontispiece
fine copy in blue morocco extra, g.e. by Clarke and Bedford 1713

B

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