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1161 PRESENT State of Nova Scotia, with a brief account of Canada and

the British Islands on the coast of N. America. 8vo, SECOND
EDITION, enlarged, map, calf, gilt. 58

1162 PRESTON'S (T. R.) Three Years' Residence in Canada, from 1837 to

1839, 2 vols. post, 8vo, bds. 48half calf, gilt. 5s 1840 1163 PRICE's (Dr. R.) Observations on Civil Liberty and the Justice and Policy of the war with America. 8vo, half calf, ls 6d

1771 1164 PRICE (R.) Observations and additional observations on the nature

and value of Civil Liberty, Principles of Government, and Justice and Policy of the War with America. 2 vols in one, 12mo, neat, 28

Dublin, 1776-7 1165 PRIEST (Wm. a Musician). Travels in the United States of America, 1793 to 1797. 8vo. plate, new, half calf. 38

1802 1166 PRIEST's American Antiquities, and Discoveries in the West, being an

Exhibition of the evidence of an Ancient Civilized People many centuries before the discovery by Colombus. 8vo. plates, FIFTH EDITION, neat. 68

Albany, 1838 1167 PRINCE (Thomas). Chronological History of New England, in the form of Annals. Vol. 1, all printed, 8vo, calf, neat. 78 6d

Boston, N. E., 1736 1168 PROCEEDINGS of the Assembly of Jamaica, in regard to the Maroon

Negroes, with observations on their manners and habits. By B. Edwards. 8vo, front by Abr. Raimbach, the friend of Wilkie, very neat. 4s 6d

1796 1169 PROCTOR's (Robert) Narrative of a Journey across the Cordillera of

the Andes, and of a Residence in Lima, and other parts of Peru. 8vo, bds. 38-calf, neat. 48

1825 1170 PULTENEY'S (W.) Letter addressed to two Great Men, on the prospect

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1760 1171 PURCHAS, his Pilgrimes, containing Peregrinations and Discoveries in

the remotest North and East parts of Asia, called Tartaria and Asia, by Englishmen aud others, and Voyages and Discoveries of the North parts of the World, by land and sea, Polar Regions and North West of America, also English Northern Navigation, and Discoveries of Greenland, the North West passage, and other Arctic Regions. Voyages and Travels to and in the New World, called America, and of the Seas and Islands adjacent. Complete in 5 vols. folio, engraved title, maps and curious woodcuts, FINE COPY, in brown calf, gilt leaves. £31. 108

1625 1172 PURSH's (F.) Flora Americæ Septentrionalis ; or a Systematic Arrange

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1816 1173 PUTNAM's (G. P.) American Facts, or Notes and Statistics on the United States. Post 8vo, portraits, cloth. 28 6d

1845 1174 Pym's (A. G. of Nantucket) Extraordinary Adventures in the South Seas. Post 8vo, cloth. 28


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1175 QUEBEC. Abstract of those parts of the Custom of the Viscounty

and Provostship of Paris, which were received and practised in the
Province of Quebec, in the time of the French, 1772—Abstract of
the Loix de Police of ditto, 1772—Royal Edicts and Declarations

of ditto, 1772. In 1 vol. folio, neat. 68 1176 QUEBEC. Plan of a Code of Laws for the Province of Quebec,

reported by the Advocate-General (James Marriott). 8vo, PRIVATELY
PRINTED, neat. 68

1774 1177 QUEBEC. Account of the Proceedings of the Inhabitants of the Pro

vince of Quebec, in order to obtain an House of Assembly in that
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1775 1178 QUINCY (Josiah, Jun.). Memoir of the Life of Josiah Quincy, Jun., of Massachusetts. 8vo, bds. 48 6d

Boston, 1825 1179 MEMORIAL por el Licenciado Don Alonso de Castillo Herrera oydor

mas antiguo de la real audiencia de Quito que la Governava. Fol. bds. title mended. 58

No place or date (about 1676). 1180 RAINSFORD's Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti. 4to.

plates, leather back, uncut. 58—ANOTHER, half russia. 68 1805 1181 RALEIGH (Gualtherum) Brevis et admiranda Descriptio regni Guiana

auri abundantissimi in America annis 1564, 1595, 1596, nunc Vero in Latinum Sermonum translata. 4to, very curious plates, fine copy, calf, neat. £l. lls 6d

Noriberga, 1599 1182 RALEIGH (Walter) Warachtighe Ende groudige beschryvinghe Van

het groot en Gout-rijck Conigrijck Van Guiana. Oblong Quarto. Half morocco. 158

Tot Amsterdam, 1617 Ar. account of Sir Walter Raleigh and Captain Laurence Keymis's Voyages to Guiana. 1183 RALEIGH (Sir Walter) Judicious and Select Essays and Observations

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1650 1184 RALEIGH's (Sir Walter) Discovery of the large, rich, and beautiful

Empire of Guiana, 1596. Edited with unpublished documents relating to that Country, by Sir Robert Schomburgk. 8vo, map, cloth. 10s 6d

Hakluyt Soc. 1848 1185 RALEIGH. Declaration of the Demeanor and Carriage of Sir Walter

Raleigh, Knt., as well as in his voyage as in, and sithence his returne. 4to, half calf. 68

1618 1186 RAMSAY (Dr. David) History of the Revolution of South Carolina, from

a British Province to an Independent State. 2 vols. 8vo, maps, neat. 78 6d

Trenton, 1785 1187 RAMSAY (Dr. David) History of the American Revolution. 2 vols.

8vo, half calf. 68 60-ANOTHER, whole calf. 78 6d 1791 RAMSAY. ANOTHER EDITION. 2 vols. 8vo, very neat, in half calf. 78

1793 1188 RAMSAY (Dr. David) History of the United States, from their first

settlement as English Colonies, in 1607, to the year 1808, continued
to the Treaty of Ghent, by Rev. Dr. S. S. Smith, and others. 3 vi
vols. 8vo, bds. 98

Philadelphia, 1818

1189 RAMUSIO (Giov. Batt.) Navigationi et Viaggi raccolta et da lui

dichiarato e illustrato. 3 vols. folio, curious maps and woodcuts,

good clean copy, half calf (vol. I wants 2 leaves). £2. 28 1613 1190 RANKING (John) Historical Researches on the Conquest of Peru,

Mexico, Bogota, and Talomeco, in the thirteenth century, by the
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1827 1191 RAYNAL, Histoire de la Revolution de l'Amerique. 12mo, half calf. 28-bds. ls 6d

1781 1192 RAYNAL, Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissemens et du

Commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes, with maps and plans, together 5 vols. 4to, plates by Moreau, FINE COPY, whole bound in

russia, formerly Bryan Edwards's copy. 188 Geneve, 1780 1193 RAYNAL's History of the Settlements and Trade of the Europeans in

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1782 1194 RECCHI (Nard. Ant.) Rerum Medicarum Novæ Hispaniæ Thesaurus

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Roma, 1651 1195 RECHERCHES Historiques et Politiques sur les Etats-Unies de

l'Amerique, par un Citoyen de Virginie. 4 vols. 8vo, calf neat. 108 6d

Colle, 1788 The author was M. Mazzei, who emigrated to America before the Revolution, and established himself in Virginia, near Monticello, where he planted a vineyard. He was intimate with

Jefferson, through whose influence he was sent on a mission to the Grand Duke of Tuscany. 1196 RECUEIL de Divers Voyages faits en Afrique et en l'Amerique qui n'ont point esté publiez. 4to, maps and plates, calf, neat. 158

Paris, 1684 The Maps of Jamaica, Barbadoes, Coasts of New England, are curious; the volume relates

principally to Barbadoes, Jamaica, Guiana, Customs of the Caribs, &c. 1197 RECUEIL de Voyages au Nord (Greenland, Spitzbergen, Newfoundland,

Mississippi, California, Gulph of St. Lawrence, &c.) contenant divers Memoires tres utiles au Commerce et à la Navigation. 3 vols. 12mo, maps and plates, calf. 68

Amst. 1715 1198 RECUEIL des Loix Constitutives des Colonies Angloises confédérées

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Paris, 1778 Dedicated to Dr. Franklin. 1199 RED RIVER Colony. Mc Donell (Alex.) Narrative of Transactions

in the Red River Country, from the commencement of the operations

of the Earl of Selkirk. 8vo, map, 1819–Report of the Proceedings - connected with the disputes between the Earl of Selkirk and the

North-West Company, at the Assises at York, Upper Canada, pp.

478, 1819. In 1 vol. 8vo. half calf. 58 1200 REDI (Francesio) Esperienze intorno a Diverse cose naturali e par

ticolarmente a quelle, che ci son portate dall' Indie (East and West Indies), 4to, plates, vellum. 58

Firenze, 1671




1201 REED and MATHESON'S (Drs.) Narrative of a Visit to the American

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(pub. at £1. 48) 1202 REEVE's (John) History of the Government of the Island of Newfound

land, with Acts of Parliament respecting the Trade and Fishing. 8vo, half calf. 38

1793 1203 REISEN einiger Missionarien der Gesellschaft Jesu in Amerika aus

ihren eigenen Aufsätzen herausgegeben Von C. Gottlieb Von Murr. 8vo, maps and plates, half calf, neat, scarce. 108 6d Nurnberg, 1785

This volume chiefly relates to the nations on the banks of the Maranon or Amazon, and Orinoco Rivers, with copious dissertations on the Dialects of South America, and Vocabularies of their

language. 1204 RELACION del ultimo Viage al Estrecho de Magallanes de la Fragata

de S. M. Santa Maria de la Cabeza en 1785-6, extracto de todos los anteriores desde su descubrimiento impressos y MSS. 4to, port. aud large folding maps, half calf. 88 6d

1778 1205 RELATIONS Veritables et curieuses de l'Isle de Madagascar et du

Bresil avec l'histoire de la derniere Guerre faite au Bresil entre les Portugais et les Hollandois par Pierre Moreau. 4to, with the folding plate of Le Reciff,old calf, gilt, good copy, rare. £1. 118 6d

Paris, 1651 1206 RELATION d'un Voyage du Pole Arctique au Pole Antarctique par le

centre du monde avec la description de ce perilleux passage et des choses merveilleuses et étonnantes qu'on a découvertes sous le Pole Antarctique. 12mo, plates, calf. 48 6d

Paris, 1723 1207 REMARKS on a War with America and its probable consequences to that Country. 8vo, half morocco. ls 6d

1840 1208 REMEMBRANCER (The), or Impartial Repository of Public (American) Events, for the year 1776. 8vo, uncut. 38

1776 1209 RENGGER et Longchamp, Essai Historique sur la Revolution du

Paraguay et le Gouvernement dictorial du Dr. Francia. 8vo, large map, half calf. 38 6d

Par. 1827 1210 RENGGER and LONGCHAMP's Reign of Doctor Francia, in Paraguay.

Translated from the French. 8vo, bds. 38-half mor. 38 6d 1827 1211 RENNY's (Robt.) History of the Island of Jamaica. 4to, bds. 48 6d

1807 1212 REPLY to an “ American's Examination” of the “Right of Search,"

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1842 1213 REPORTS on South America, by Rodney and Graham, Commissioners

to Buenos Ayres, sent by the Government of the United States. 8vo, bds. 28 6d-calf, gilt. 38

1819 1214 REPORT of the State of Maine, in relation to the North Eastern

Boundary of the State. Report of C. S. Davis, on the same. In 1

vol. 8vo, half bound. 38 ") 1215 REPORTS and Papers Relating to a Canal to connect the Harbour of

Halifax with the Basin of Mines, &c. Royal 8vo, folding maps, half calf. 38 60

Halifax, 1826

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1216 RESENDII (Aug.) Epistola de Rebus Indiæ Epitome rerum Gestarum

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Lovanii, 1531 1217 REVIEW of the Laws of the United States of North America, the

British Provinces, and West India Islands. 8vo, half calf. 38in bds. 28

1790 1218 REVIEW of the Proceedings of the Legislature of Lower Canada,

1831, with Appendix of Important Documents (by Andrew Stuart,

Attorney General). 8vo, PRIVATELY PRINTED, cloth. 58 1832 1219 RIBADENEYRA (Don Ant. Abogado de Mexico) Manual Compendio de el Regio Patronato Indiano. Small folio,


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Madrid, 1755 1220 RICHARDSON'S (John, a Quaker) Account of his Life, Trials, and

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1758 1221 RICHARDSON (Dr. John), W. SWAINSON, and W. KIRBY's Fauna

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1829-37 1222

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ANOTHER COPY, with the Birds coloured. 2 vols. 4to, bds. £2. 158

1829-37 1224

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1837 1225 Rights of Great Britain asserted against the claims of America, with

refutation of Dr. Price's State of the National Debt. 8v0, THICK PAPER COPY, calf, gilt. 4s 6d

1776 1226 RILAND (Rev. John) Memoirs of a West India Planter, published from

an original Manuscript, with preface and additional details.
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1827 1227 RIO DE LA PLATA. Historical, Political, and Statistical of the United Provinces of Rio de la Plata. 8vo, maps, cloth. 38

1825 1228 ROBERTS’S (W.), Account of the First Discovery and Natural History

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the Gulph. Map, 1790, in 1 vol. 4to, fine copy, in calf gilt, 188 1229 ROBERTSON's History of America. 4 vols, 8vo, bds. 38 Cadell, 1803 1230 ROBERTSON, (J. P. and W. P.) Letters on Paraguay, comprising an

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1838 1231 ANOTHER copy, with supplemental vol. of Dr. Francias's Reign of Terror.' 3 vols. post, 8vo, cloth. 78

1838-9 1232 ROBERTSON'S (Rev. James) History of the Mission of the Secession

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