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In a few cases the titles represent books in the Public Library of Minneapolis and its sister institution, the Minneapolis Athenaeum. As these works are, in every sense, as available to the student at the University as if they were in its Library, the inclusion is warranted.

If the list proves to be of service to scholars working in the history of Seventeenth Century England, the compiler will feel richly repaid for his labors.


1. BRITISH MUSEUM. Catalogue of the pamphlets, books, newspapers, and

manuscripts relating to the civil war, the commonwealth, and restora-

tion, collected by George Thomason, 1640-1661 .. London,

1908. 2 v.


a descriptive catalogue of the library of Samuel Pepys. pt: 1-2. Lon-

don, 1914- 2 pt. illus. (plan)

"Temporary title-page."

“The library ... consists of nearly three thousand volumes collected by Samuel

Pepys and now the property in perpetual trust of the master and fellows of Magdalexie

college, Cambridge."--General introd., p. [i]


of the naval manuscripts in the Pepysian library at Magdalene college,

Cambridge; ed. by J. R. Tanner v. 1-3. (London 1903-9.

Publications of the Navy records soc. v. 26, 27, 36.

CONTENTS.—I. General introduction. Register of ships. Register of sea officers.

II. Admiralty letters (v. II and in). n. Admiralty letters (v. IV and v).

4. (GEE, EDWARD.) The catalogue of all the discourses published against

popery, during the reign of King James II. By the members of the

Church of England, and by the Non-conformists. With the names

of the authors of them. London, 1689. 34 p.

5. JONES, THOMAS, ed. A catalogue of the collection of tracts for and

against popery (published in or about the reign of James 11) in the

Manchester library founded by Humphrey Chetham, in which is in-

corporated, with large additions and bibliographical notes, the whole

of Peck's list of the tracts in that controversy, with his references.

1859-65. 2 v.

Chetham soc. 48, 64.

5a. LEYDEN. Rijks-Universiteit Bibliotheek. Bibliotheek van nederland-

sche pamfletten. Verzamelingen van de bibliotheek van Joannes Thy-

sius en de Bibliotheek der Rijks-Universiteit te Leiden bewerkt door

Louis D. Petit. 's-Gravenhage, 1882-84. 2 v.

CONTENTS.-I. 1500-1648. 11. 1649-1702.

6. MCGILL UNIVERSITY, MONTREAL. LIBRARY. Catalogue of a collection of

historical tracts, 1561-1800, in DLXXXII volumes; collected and anno-

tated by Stuart J. Reid ... The gift of Mrs. Peter Redpath to the

Redpath library, McGill university, Montreal. London, 1901. 2,

657 p.

"The basis of the present collection ... was a group of state pamphlets in forty

volumes, gathered by Sir John Bramston, M.P. (1611-1700)"

7. STATIONERS' COMPANY. A transcript of the registers of the Company of

stationers of London; 1554-1640 A.D. ... Ed. by Edward Arber ... London, 1875-77; Birmingham, 1894. 5 v. illus.

Rivington's paper on the records of the Stationers' company, v. 5, p. [xxxvii)-lxxviii, and Arber's List of 847 London publishers, v. 5, p. [lxxix]-cxi, each have special t-p.

CONTENTS.—v. 1 Introduotion. Ordinances of the Stationers' company, 1678-1682. Text: Detailed cash accounts to 27 July 1571; Summary cash abstracts onward to a Aug. 1596. Addendum: The controversy; &c. of 1643-5. 1875. v. 2. Introduction. A provisional list of London printers and 'publishers in the latter half of Queen Elizabeth's reign. Text: Entries of books to 25. June 1595; Entries of apprentices and freemen, calls on the livery and fines to 2 July, i6o5. 1875. v. 3. Introduction. A provisional list of London printers and publishers during the period of this volume. Text: Entries of books to in July 1620; Entries of freemen to 31 Dec. 1640; Succession of master printers in London 1586-1636. 1876. v. *Introduction. A final provisional list of London printers and publishers. Text: Entries of books to 3 Nov. 1640; Calls on the livery and promotions to the assistance to 31 Dec. 1640 Addendum. 1877. v. 5. Index: Preface. Introduction. The records of the

Worshipful company of stationers. By Charles Robert Rivington. 2d ed. Edinburgh, .: Printed by Turnbull & Spears, 1893. [Paper pub. separately 1883; now rev, to July 1893.) . A'tist, based on the registers of the Stationers' company, of 847 London publishers (who were

by trade, printers, engravers, booksellers, bookbinders, &c., &c.) between 1553 and 1640, A.D.; : being a master key to English bibliography during a period in which almost all authorised

books were printed in the metropolis; excepting principally a number which, from 1584-85 onwards, came from the university presses of Cambridge and Oxford. By Edward Arber, (An advance ed. of the list was pub. separately 1 May 1890; present ed., rev. and cor.) A bibliographical summary of English literature, 1553-1603. Index 1: An index of the me. chanical producers of English books, and of persons and places connected with them and with the Company of stationers of London. [It was not possible to print Index 11: An

index of the intellectual producers of English books] 1894. 8. STATIONERS' COMPANY. A transcript of the registers of the worshipful

Company of stationers; from 1640-1708 A.D. ... London, Priv. print., 1913-14. 3 v.

Ed. for the Roxburghe club by G. E. Briscoe Eyre. Entries transcribed by H. R. Plomer.

Contents.—I. 4 November 1640—3 July 1655. 11. 4 July 1655—3 July 1675. 111. 8

July 1675—7 March 1708. 9. The TERM catalogues, 1668-1709 A.D.; with a number for Easter term,

1711 A.D. A contemporary bibliography of English literature in the reigns of Charles II, James II, William and Mary, and Anne. Edited from the very rare quarterly lists of new books and reprints of divinity, history, science, law, medicine, music, trade, finance, poetry, plays, etc.; with maps, engravings, playing cards, etc.; issued by the booksellers, etc., of London; by Professor Edward Arber ... In three volumes ... London, 1903-6. 3 v.

CONTENTS.—v. 1. 1668-1682. v. 2. 1683-1696. v. 3. 1697-1709; and Easter term, 1711. Text and index. 10. WALES. NATIONAL LIBRARY, ABERYSTWITH. ... Catalogue of tracts

of the civil war and commonwealth period relating to Wales and the

borders. Aberystwyth, 1911. ix, [1], 85 p. II. PEACOCK, EDWARD. John Lilburne, a bibliography.

In Notes and Queries, ser. 7. 5:122, 163, 242, 342, 423, 502; 10:125. 12. WHITLEY, WILLIAM THOMAS. A Baptist bibliography; being a register

of the chief materials for Baptist history, whether in manuscript or

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