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- DOUAREN, Francois De Sacris Ecclesiae Ministeriis ac Beneficiis Libri VIII. in quibus quiucquid ad plenam Juris Pontificii cognitionem necessarium est, breuiter ac dilucide explicatum continenteur. Item, pro Libertate Ecclesiae Gallicae adversus Romanaem aulam DefensioParisiensis curriae, Ludouci XI Gallorum Regi quondam oblata. Authore Francisco Duareno Jureconsulto, & ordinario Juris ciuilis Doctore in ciuitate Biturig. Opus ab […]An Act for the Attainder of several Persons guilty of the Horrid Murther of his late Sacred Majestie King Charles the First. Published DescriptionFolio, drop head title, fine woodcut initial letter, (14)pp., numbered 81-93, (1)pp., disbound.Proclamation , made to every Man in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, this First Day of August, in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Three, and in the Forty-Fourth Year of the Reign of our especially dear Son King George the Third. Published Printed for J. Asperne, Successor […]Manuscript Commonplace Book containing the text of 26 poems, mostly by known poets, a few unknown or from obscure sources. Published Description4to, 46 pages, mostly written in the same legible hand and in a ready made paper volume with semi stiff paper covers illustrated on the front cover of ?Goody Gruntum?s Farm? issued by Carrington […]HAVERGAL, Helena. A Manuscript Commonplace Book of Poems & Prose pieces collected and written by the 16 year old daughter of the Rev. Frances Havergal. Published Description4to., written throughout in a very neat hand on 176 pages, written in a quarter roan morocco, cloth sided volume, with some light wear.Awful Conflagration of the Tower of London. By Fire. Last Night, about 11 o?clock, a dreadful Fire broke out in the Tower of London, destroying all the Armoury and other property to the amount of 800,000. Published J.Tomlinson, Printer. DescriptionBroadside, folio, partly printed in bold blank, printed in double column, laid down on semi-stiff backing […]The Jersey Magazine; or, Monthly Recorder. (18 issues from July 1809 – December 1810) Published Printed and Published by J.Stead Description8vo., 2 vols bound in 3, folding partly hand coloured engraved plan of St Helier, engraved plates, one page cross cut, bound in contemp. tree calf, gilt, some surface wear and joints weak.Jacob’s Return From London; or, His Ramble To Bath; as written, and deliver?d by Mr. Knight, at the Theatre-Royal, Bath. Published Printed for the BENEFIT of the CASUALTY HOSPITAL, and Sold at the Libraries; at Cye?s Printing Office ; at the Box-Lobby of the Theatre; also to be had in Bristol, of the Booksellers, and […](MEUNIER DE QUERION, Anne-Gabriel) Psaphion, ou La Courtisane de Smirne. Fragment Erotique, traduit de Grec de MNASEAS, sur un Manuscrit de la Bibliotheque du Lord B……. Ou l?on a joint Les Hommes de Promethee. Published chez Thomson Description(Second) edition, 8vo., viii, 23, (1), 103, (1), contemp. mottled calf, some rubbing.DOWDSWELL, William (Love Manuscript) headed ?A Poetical Enumeration of some pleasing Occurrence which took place at the Village of Cuxham, in the Summer of 1801. Respectfully addressed to Miss Martha Rowden By the Author.? Published DescriptionFolio, 4 pages, written throughout in the same legible hand, the final page used both as continuation of the writing, […]
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- Palmerston, Lady E. Autograph Letter written to Lady Oliffe. Published(London) Piccadilly DescriptionSmall 8vo, 3 pages, written in one hand on crested notepaper.AIKIN, John. Letters to a Young Lady on a Course of English Poetry. Published New-York, Re-printed for Hopkins and Seymour, for J. Osborn. DescriptionFirst American edition, 12mo., half title, some light foxing, xii, 297 (1) pp., recent old style boards, paper label.PODMORE, Thomas. The Layman’s Apology for returning to Primitive Christianity. Shewing from the Testimonies of Ancient, and the Concessions of Modern Writers, that the Greek, Roman, and English Churches, as well as the Pretended Churches of the Anti-Episcopal Reformation have each, in some degree, departed from the Doctrine and Practice of the Catholick Church. And […]PARNELL, Thomas Poems on Several Occasions. Written by Dr. Thomas Parnell, Late Arch-Deacon of Clogher: and Published by Mr. Pope. Published London for B.Lintot DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., (8), 221, (3)pp., bound in 19th Century quarter black straight grain morocco, gilt, marbled paper sides rubbed, corners bumped.CARYL, Joseph The Saints Thankfull Acclamation at Christs Resumption of his Great Power and the Initials of his Kingdome. Delivered in a Sermon at Westminster, before the Honourable House of Commons, upon the day of their solemne Thanksgiving under God, for the great victory given our Armie, under the Command of the Noble Lord Fairfax, […]Three Official Copy Manuscript letters relating to the Provision of Two New Graving Docks to be built at Plymouth Dock for the purpose of speeding up the process of cleaning sloops and ships of 24 and 44 Guns. Published Plymouth Dock./London DescriptionFolio, 3 letters, each written in neat secretary coppper plate hand, three pages, and […]GOODWIN, John Innocency and Truth Triumphing together; or, The latter part of an Answer to the back-part of a Discourse, lately published By William Prynne Esquire, &c. Beginning at the foot of p.17 of the said Discourse, with this title or superscription, Certain brief Animadversions on Mr. John Goodwins Theomachia. Wherein the Argumentative part of […]SCLATER, William the Elder. The Quaestion of Tythes Revised. Arguments for the Moralitie of Tything, enlarged, and cleared. Obiections More fully, and distinctly answered. Mr. Seldens Historie, so farre as Mistakes have been made it Argumentatine against the Moralitie, over-ly viewed. By William Sclater, D.D.. and Minister of Pitmister, in Somerset. Published London. Printed by […]The Report of the Committee of the House of Commons, To Whom It was referred to consider of the Humble Petitions of several Creditors and Proprietors of Principal Mony, Annuities and Shares in the Mine-Adventure of England; With the Resolutions of the House of Commons thereupon. Published London for Jacob Tonson, Timothy Goodwin, Joshua Lintott, […](WALLIS, Ralph) Room for the Cobler of Gloucester and his Wife: With Several Cartloads of Abominable Irregular, pitiful stinking Priests: as also A Demonstration of their Calling after the manner of the Church of Rome; but not according to Magna Charta, the Rule of the Gospel. Whereunto is Added, A Parallel Between the Honour of […]THEOPHRASTUS JUNIOR (pseud) A Letter to the Right Honourable the Earl of Moira, on the Accusations brought against His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, by Mr. Paull. With Notes Critical and Admonitory. in which The Character and Principles of Mr. Paull and Sir Francis Burdett, are examined, And their origin and tendency briefly elucidated. […]A View of the Telegraph, Cambridge. Published (London) Drawn, Etchd & Pubd by Dighton, Charg. Cross DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured engraving, printed one side as issued.PINDAR, Peter (ie. John Wolcot) Odes to Kien Long, the Present Emperor of China; with The Quakers, a Tale; To a Fly, drowned in a Bowl of Punch; Ode to Macmanus, Townsend, and Jealous, the Thief-Takers; To Caelia. – To a Pretty Milliner. – To the Fleas of Teneriffe. – To Sir William Hamilton. – […]Work for the Bellman, or an Hue & Cry after A.B. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, minor damage at three corners and a little at lower edge, the whole laid down on a semi stiff sugar paper backing sheet.The Devout Communicant Exemplified In his behaviour before, at, and after The Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper. Practically suited to all the Parts of that Solemn Ordinance. Published London for Tho Dring DescriptionSixth edition, much Corrected, 12mo., fine woodcut frontispiece, (8), 211, (5)pp., contemp. calf worn at corners, newly rebacked to match.ELLIS, John A Defence of the Thirty Nine Articles of the Church of England. Published London. Printed for H. Bonwicke, T. Goodwin, M. Wotton, S. Manship, and B. Tooke DescriptionFirst English translation, 8 vo, (4) 139 (1) pp., light stain along lower margin of most leaves (not intrusive), in contemp. calf.Jarrett’s Improved Embossing Press, as Exhibited at the Crystal Palace, Hyde Park. Published(London) DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., woodcut illustration, printed one side as issued.(A New Year Handbill advertising a 17th Century French Carter) PublishedNo place (France) DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., woodcut illustration with verse beneath, printed one side as issued.The Great and Glorious Days of Queen Bess. Published(London) H.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, small oblong 4to., engraved, printed one side.Flemish Courtship PublishedLondon Printed for R. Sayer DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î,plus margins, Mezzotint, lightly used, printed one side.The Smuglers PublishedLondon Published by R.Sayer DescriptionBroadside, 4to., overall 10î x 11î, engraved by V. M. Picot after Barrolet, printed one side as issued.(HARTCLIFFE, John) A Discourse against Purgatory PublishedLondon Printed for Brabaxon Aylmer DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., lightly used, (2), 37, (1)pp., disbound.(A printed order in parallel Portugese and English issued by the Portugese Government to supply British Troops with Provisions and Forage during the Peninsular War) PublishedLisbon? DescriptionBroadside, folio, printed in parallel Portugese and English, one side as issued.FINDEN, William Manuscript Receipt ñReceivd of Messrs Hurst & Co. 7 as 6 Prints Piper. 2. French Proofs do, Wilkie for Mr Raddon of Sidmouthî. Signed ñW. Findenî Published(London) DescriptionSingle sheet, 6î x 4î, written in a neat sloping hand, holograph.
UNRECORDED BROADSIDE ACCOUNT OF A COAL MINING ACCIDENT AND THE REMARKABLE SAVING OF MINERS AT TWO MILE HILL, KINGSWOOD, BRISTOLA Full and True Account of the Wonderfull Deliverance of Three Men and a Boy, who were 10 Days and 19 Hours in a dark cavern of the Earth, 39 Fathom deep, with the manner of their Preservation and Deliverance out of the Pit. Published DescriptionBroadside, folio, some fraying, printed one side in double columns.An album sheet containing a cut out portion of the Auctioneer Mr Christie taken from a print by R.Dighton dated 1794, above a portion of a fictional advert for an Auction of household goods by W. Neversell. Published DescriptionFolio, album leaf on which are laid a sheet containing the hand coloured cut out of Mr. […]BOULTBEE, William An interesting autograph letter written to James Nisbett, merchant of London and Ships Chandler, partly about business and supply of sheep, but with an interesting comment on a conversation he had with a soldier who told him of the cowardice of Spanish soldiers in the Peninsular War. Published DescriptionFolio, 3 pages, 80 lines, […]BUTLER, Alban. A Chronological Index for the Rev. Alban Butler’s Lives of the Saints: containing the Name of the Popes; Roman Emperors; Emperors of the East and West; Kings of England and of France; Martyrs; Holy Fathers, and other Ecclesiastical Writers; Saints of England, Scotland and Ireland, and of other Countries, – who are mentioned […](MAYO, Elizabeth). Lessons on Shells, as Given to Children between the ages of eight and ten, in a Pestalozzian School, at Cheam, Surrey. Published London by R.B. Seeley and W. Burnside. DescriptionFirst edition, small 8vo., half title, 10 lithograph plates each with leaf of explanatory text, xii, (8ll) 222 (2) pp., very good copy bound […](WARD, Edward) The Secret History of the Calves-Head-Club: or, the Republican Inmasqu’d, Wherein is fully shewn The Religion of the CALVES-HEAD Heroes’ in their Anniversary Thanksgiving Songs on the Thirtieth of January, by them called Anthems for the Years 1693, 1694, 1695, 1696, 1697. Now Published, to Demonstrate the Restless, Implacable Spirit of a certain […]GENLIS, Stephanie Felicite Sainclair, ou La Victime des Sciences et des Arts, Nouvelle. Published A Londres De l’Imprimerie de Cox, Fils et Baylis pour B.Dulau DescriptionFirst edition, 12mo., half title, (4), 131, (3)pp., some light foxing, in original French? dark green tooled cloth, later neat matching reback reusing original leather label.DEFOE, Daniel The True-born Englishman: A Satire. Published London Printed by G.Auld for A Cleugh Description12mo., 34, (2)pp., disbound.Omnium Gatherum: or, The Political Hodge-Podge. To the Tune of “Mrs Arne, Mrs Arne, It gives me Concern” Published York? DescriptionBroadside, 4to., printed in double column with central woodcut device, untrimmed as issued.Knib’s Pound; A whimsical Old Ballad. Sung at the Anaccreonyic Society, by the celebrated Edwin, Suett, &c. &c. &c. Published London by Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured engraving by Nixon, with letter press song beneath in triple column, light usage, printed one side as issued.Manuscript titled – The Triple Crown in England A brief chronicle of the connexion between England and Rome from the conversion of the Saxons to the reign of Henry the Eighth. Compiled from Protestant and Romish Historians. Published No place, DescriptionTwo volumes 4to., 318 pages (approx 55,000 words), written mostly recto only in one hand, […]PARRY, John Cofiant am y Diweddar Barchedig John Brown, Gweinidog yr Efengyl yn Scotland. Published Caerlleon gan W.C.Jones DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., some light dustiness and usage, woodcut ornament at foot of last page, 67, (1)pp., disbound.BURKE, Edmund Speech of Edmund Burke, Esq. On Moving His Resolutions for Conciliation with the Colonies. Published London for J.Dodsley DescriptionThird edition, 8vo., some dustiness and light foxing to ends, 112pp., disbound.The First Levee of the New P-*-r-*-t Published (London) by T. Hardy DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, light marginal discolouring, printed one side as issued.A Hint to the Ladies – or a Visit from Dr Flannel. Published (London) by T.Tegg DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio,hand coloured etching by Isaac Cruickshank after Woodward, printed one side as issued.The Bagshot Frolick, or the Pot-lid & the Inkhorn. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, etching, has been folded, printed one side.The European Mourners : or, the Emperor’s Funeral. With Belleille’s Progress to Captivity. Published (London) Bickham Mays Buildings Covent Garden where may be had 30 more different sorts. DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved , published by George Bickham Junior, later hand colouring, very good copy printed one side as issued.The Aldermen . Turtle. and . Gruel Published (London) by M.Darly DescriptionBroadside, small folio, overall 7 1/2″ x 10 1/4″, engraved by Matthew Darly, fine copy, printed one side as issued.(FLETCHER, John) The Fictitious and the Genuine Creed: being “A Creed for Arminians”, Composed by Richard Hill, Esq. ; To which is opposed A Creed for those who believe that Christ tasted death for every man. By the Author of the Checks to Antinomianism.. Published London Printed by R.Hawes DescriptionSecond edition, 8vo., 52pp., disbound.MALTBY, Edward Illustrations of the Truth of the Christian Religion. PublishedCambridge Printed by John Burges, and Sold by F. and C. Rivington, (and 7 others) DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., (2), xvi, 448pp., fine copy, handsomely bound in full polished caslf, gilt border, gilt decorated spine, minor rubbing.Manuscript Poem titled In Memory of J. Ellen Gee of Kew who died in Consequence of being stung in the Eye. PublishedNo Place Description4to., single page, written in one hand, one side, has been folded, some wear at centre of the fold.Lodgings to Let PublishedLondon by J.L.Marks DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., overall 7î x 8 1/2î, hand coloured engraving, printed one side.BUGG, Francis A Second Summons to the City Abel, 2 Sam. 220. To deliver up Sheba, the Son of Bichri, that Man of Belial; by way of Metaphor, Alluding to the Quakers and Geo. Whitehead. And may serve for a Reply to their Answer to my Printed Sheet, stiled, The Quakers Yearly Meeting Impeached, &c. […](HARLOWE, Pedaell) A Detection or, Discovery of A Notable Fraud Committed by R.B.. A Seminary Priest of Rome, upon Two of the Articles of the Church of England. In a Booke Imprinted in Anno 1632. Intituled, The Judgement of the the Apostles, and of Those of the first Age, in all points of Doctrine, questioned […]His R:H:ye Archduke Charles, late commander of the Austrian Armies. born A.D. 1771. PublishedLondon by R. Cribb DescriptionBroadside, 4to., stipple engraving by Nutter after Kinenger, printed one side as issued.Live Haddock PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 7 3/4″, etching by John Thomas Smith, light waterstain to top portion, printed one side.WARD, Valentine. Free and Candid Strictures on Methodism, and Especially its Finances. Containing an Investigation of the Causes of the Frequent Embarrassment of what is called the Contingent Fund, and of the best method of curing and preventing the evil without injuring the work of God, or diminishing the zeal of the Connexion. Together with […]HUGO, Gustav Wilhelm Jahrbucher der Geschichte von America (1492 bis 1829) Published Berlag von Ch Th Groos Description8vo., viii, 160pp., untrimmed copy in original printed wrappers, some light discolouring and fraying of edges of wrappers.(CARTWRIGHT, Christopher) Certamen Religiosum: or a Conference between The late King of England, and the late Lord Marquesse of Worcester, concerning Religion. Together with a Vindication of the Protestant Cause, From the Pretences of the Marquesse his last Papers; which the necessity of the Kings Affaires denyed him Opportunity to Answer. Published Printed for W. […](MEUNIER DE QUERION, Anne-Gabriel) Psaphion, ou La Courtisane de Smirne. Fragment Erotique, traduit de Grec de MNASEAS, sur un Manuscrit de la Bibliotheque du Lord B……. Ou l?on a joint Les Hommes de Promethee. Published chez Thomson Description(Second) edition, 8vo., viii, 23, (1), 103, (1), contemp. mottled calf, some rubbing.TENNYSON, Alfred. A Welcome. (A Poem). Published London, Edward Moxon & Co. DescriptionFirst edition, first issue, 4 pp., light waterstain, as issued.B.,M.L. Breviaire des Jolies Femmes, ou nouvelles, et poesies Galantes. Trouviers Manuscriptes dans le Porte-Fenille de Madame la Princesse de Lamealle, massacree a l’Hotel de la Force, le 3 Septembre 1792, a l’age de 43 ans. Published A Paris, au Temple du Gout. DescriptionFirst edition, 12mo., half title, some foxing, 177 (3) pp., original imitation […](THISTLETHWAITE, James). Corruption. A Mock Heroic. In Four Cantos. By the author of the Consultation. Published London, DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., printed on poor quality paper with some foxing, last page dusty, some neat marginal repairs, also inner margin of last leaf repaired just cutting into three first lines, ownership stamp on title, (3) vi-vii (1) […](A Contemporary Manuscript List of) ñSpeakers in the Debate on addressing the King on his Speech at Hanover. Dated 13 Novr. 1755î. Published (London) Description4to., single sheet written in one handSHALES, John A potentially very important Autograph letter from the recently appointed Inspector of Excise Revenue to Charles II’s First Minister, the Earl Of Danby, on the issue of delayed returns into the financial state of the Navy. Published (London) DescriptionFolio, single page written in Secretary hand but signed by Shales, addressed, docketed, some dustiness, […]Addresses, Remonstrances, and Petitions; Commencing the 24th of June, 1769, Presented to the King and Parliament, from the Court of Common Council, and the Livery in Common Hall assembled, with his Majesty’s Answers, Made by the late Mr Alderman Beckford, When Lord Mayor of the City of London. Published (London) Printed by Henry Fenwick DescriptionFirst […]CLARK, John Holy Oyle for the Lampes of the Sanctuarie: or, Scripture-Phrases Alphabetically Disposed: For the use and benefit of such as desire to speake the Language of Canaan, more especially the sonnes of the Prophets, who would attaine Elegancie and Sublimity of expressions. Published London Printed by Aug. Matthewes for Rob. Milbourne DescriptionFirst edition, […]RAINOLDS, John The Summe of the Conference Betweene John Rainoldes and John Hart and the faith of the AChurch. Wherein by the way are handled sundry points, of the sufficiencie and right expoundig nof the Scriptures, the ministerie of the Church, the function of Priest-hood, the sacrifice of the Masse, with other controuersies of religion: […]Royal Amusement or Nature will Prevail Published London by Thomas Tegg DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured engraving by Woodward., printed one side as issued.WYNDHAM, Isabella An Appeal to the Gentlemen of England; or, Facts relating to the Transactions between Colonel Greville and Mrs Wyndham. Published London for C.Chapple DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., light soiling to title, 47, (1)pp., disbound.Hymns to be sung by the Children of the Bethel Sunday School, Brighouse, At their Anniversary, Sunday, July 4th, 1858 Published (Brighouse ?) DescriptionSingle sheet, tall slim 16mo., fine copy printed both sides as issued.WRIGHT, Thomas Dictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English, containing words from the English Writers ptrevious to the Nineteenth Century which are no longer in use, or are not used in the same sense. And words which are now used only in Provincial Dialects. Published London. Henry G.Bohn DescriptionFirst edition, thick 8vo., (8), 1039, (1)pp., bound […]Diana Oldboy Published London by Wm. Holland DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured lithograph by John Pettit after Frederick George Byron, printed one side as issued.A Bill To deprive Her Majesty Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of the Title, Prerogatives, Right, Privileges, and Pretensions of Queen Consort of this Realm, and to dissolve the Marriage between His Majesty and the said Queen. Published (colop) (London) Printed by W.Hone DescriptionFolio, drop head title, engraved illustrations at head, 3, (1)pp., printed in double column, […]Catherine Warman Daughter of John Ross of the North of Scotland, was born May 1648 in the City of Berlin, in the Reigh of King Charles I. Published (London) by J.Jefferys DescriptionBroadside, 4to., overall 7 1/2″ x9 1/2″, engraved, printed one side as issued.WEST, Moses A Treatise concerning Marriage: wherein The Unlawfulness of Mixt Marriages is laid open from the Scriptures. Recommended to the Youth of both Sexes among the people called Quakers. By Moses West. To which are added, the Excellent advices on this Subject Contained in the Yearly-Meeting Epistle of 1777 Published London. Printed and Sold […]ALEXANDER, John Jesuitico-Quakerism Examined, or a Confutation of The Blasphemous and unreasonable Principles of the Quakers; With a Vindication of the Church of God in Britain, from Their Malicious Clamours, and Slanderous Aspersions. By John Alexander, Preacher of the Gospel. PublishedLondon for Dorman Newman DescriptionSole edition, 4to., (40), 219, (1)pp., clean copy in contemp. calf, […]A Specie of the Butterfly or Lady Bird. is known as a pretty transient insect, that glitters in Showey Gardens, delights to flutter over Young Misses and Sips from a Most Wonderful! Most Charming! Sleeping Beauty ñOh the Fascinating Joys of Loveî. Etchd from Life – behind the Scenes at D.L.Theatre. Published(London) A. Buego 38 […]Two O’Clock in the Morning. Rat. Tat. Tat. Tingle. Tingle. Tingle. PublishedLondon Thos. McLean DescriptionBroadside, folio, drawn by ñEgoî, fine hand-coloured Aquatint illustration by H. Pyall, printed one side as issued.MANN, J. S. A small archive of autograph letters written between Social Historian J. S. Mann and his agent G. H. Perres, including 5 holograph & 2 signed typed letters from Mann, 2 retained typed copies from Perres plus a holograph draft by Mann of a ñProvisional Sketch of Schemeî. PublishedBromley, Kent, & London Description10 […]LANCASTER, Joseph. Publishing by Subscription, By J.Lancaster, A Spelling Book, on a beautiful Type, and New Plan, that 500 Children may be taught To Read from One Book, Instead of 500, as usually required for the same purpose; For the Use of Schools, 5s. Published(London?) DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., fine copy, printed one side as issued.Higher Street Dartmouth – an original watercolour drawing. Published DescriptionSmall folio, 10î x 13î, original watercolour, some light usage, the whole laid down on stiff backing sheet.When you are an Anvil hold you still. PublishedLondon by A.Sharpe DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured lithograph, slightly thumbed,good margins.Venus Attired by the Graces Published(London) by H. Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured aquatint by James Gillray.Memento Inventions Exhibition, South Kensington, 1885. ñOur Grandmothersî Prints in Ye Olde London Streete. Bartolozzi Prints Republished at Ye. Leadenhall Press. Published(London) Leadenhall Press. DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., engraved in sepia, printed one side as issued.Holman, James. A letter (written by machine) addressed to ‘Dear Fox’ in response to a request for a specimen of his writing. Published n.d. Description4to., one page, 10 lines, tipped onto album sheet.[ANONYMOUS] Manuscript titled Pomposo to Pimposo, A Strange Character! Being A Stricture on his Trimmer Trimmed. Published Description4to, 16 pages, poem of 304 lines, plus footnotes, written in a bold sloping hand, preserved in straight grain dark blue semi-stiff paper wrappers. Light wear.WELD, Edward. Deo Optimo Conclusiones Physicae. Published ex Typis J.B.Jeunehomme DescriptionBroadside, folio, fine woodcut ornament, printed in double column one side, has been folded with minor split at fold.(HUNT, Thomas). The Rights of the Bishops to Judge in Capital Cases in Parliament Cleared. Being a full Answer to Two Books lately published; The first entituled, A Letter from a Gentleman to his Friend, &c. The other, A Discourse of the Peerage and Jurisdiction of the Lords Spiritual in Parliament: Endeavouring to shew the […]The Loyal Man in the Moon. Published London for C.Chapple and J.Johnston DescriptionThird edition, 8vo.,13 fine woodcut illustrations by Isaac Cruickshank (one just clipped at foot by binder),, 28pp., disbound.(DU MOULIN, Pierre – attributed). Tragicum Theatrum Actorum, & Casuum Tragicorum Londini Publice celebratorum, Quibus Hiberniae Proregi, Episcopo Cantuariensi, ac tandem Regi ipsi, Allisque vita adempta, & ad Anglicanam Metamorphosin via est aperta. Published Amsterlodami apud Jodocum Jansonium DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., woodcut device by Jansonium within title, nine engraved plates (one folding) 320 pp., a […]WRIGHT, Robert A Speech Spoken in the House of Commons, By the Reverend Father in God, Robert, L.Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield. Being brought to the Barre to answer for himselfe. Published London by R.B. for Richard Lownds DescriptionSole edition, 4to., woodcut ornament within title , (2), 4pp., (without final blank leaf), disbound.PLUMTRE, James. A Collection of Songs, Moral, Sentimental, Instructive and Amusing. The Words selected and revised by the Revd. James Plumtre, M.A. Fellow of Clare Hall. The Music adapted and composed by Charles Hague. Mus. Doc. and Professor of Music in the University of Cambridge. Published London sold by Preston. F. & C. Rivington. W.Clarke. […]Manuscript headed “Observations on the Head of Harbour Moarings in the ordinary of the Navy” Published (London) DescriptionFolio, 2 pages written in a neat Secretary style hand, with integral blank leaf, docketed in a different hand and with numerous manuscript notes on the “Docket” page in another hand, has been folded.A Burlesque on Mr & Mrs Clark – or the Flitch of Bacon London Published Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., 9 1/2″ x 7 1/2″, hand coloured engraving with song beneath in triple column, cut close and printed one side as issued.(WOODWARD, George) Ricardos Fate, A Modern Sonnet Published London published May 1, 1807 by Thomas Tegg DescriptionBroadside, small folio, 8″ x 10″, by Woodward, engraved text beneath woodcut illustraion, small part hand-coloured, some light damping & dustiness, printed on one side as issued.PRADT, Dominique Dufour de Antidote au Congres de Rastadt, ou Plan d’un Nouvel Equilibre Politique en Europe. Par l’Auteur des Considerations sur la France. Published Londres (ie. Paris) DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., half title, xxiv, 302, (2)pp., full contemp. French mottled calf, some surface wear and also wear to top of full gilt spine.An Act for Reviving certain Powers granted by an Act made in the Tenth Year of the Reign of his present Majesty, intituled, An Act for dividing and inclosing such of the open Parts of the District called The Forest of Knaresborough, in the County of York, as lie within the Eleven Constabulaties thereof; and […]The City Tonsor Published (London) by M.Darly DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., engraved, laid down on album sheet, water staining to corner of album sheet only.VIS A VIS Published London by Thos, McLean DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured Acquatint “Design’d & Etch’d by D.T.Egerton”, wide margins, printed one side as issued.PINDAR, Peter (ie Thomas Wolcot) The Lousiad, an Heroi-Comic Poem. Canto III. By Peter Pindar, Esquire. Published London for J.Evans DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., engraved plate by Thomas Rowlandson ?, (4), 43, (1)pp., disbound.The Vision of Justice with a View of the Harmonic Society. Third Sketch. Published (London) by S.Fores DescriptionBroadside, large folio, engraved, has been folded, light wear, printed one side as issued.Fuscus-Eques-Medicus-Rhetor-Dux-atque Poetica. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, 6 3/4″ x 10 1/4″, etched by Powlett, partly hand coloured, printed one side as issued.This Book is the Property of William & John Perry, amd belongs to the Shakespeare Circulating Library, Hight-Street, Stratford-on-Avon : when read, it is earnestly requested it may be returned, for the general Accomodation of the Subscribers. Published Stratford. Perrys, Printers. DescriptionSingle sheet, 12mo., (4″ x 6″), woodcut illustration, woodcut decorative border, fine copy, tipped […]Forum Boarium or Mr Bull in the Beast Market at Rome. PublishedLondon by G.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured Aquatint drawn by WP etched by GCk (George Cruicksnank, fine copy printed one side, tipped onto backing sheet.The Original Manuscript Minutes of the Meeting under the chair of the Duke of Beaufort for a ñProposed Canal from the City of Bristol to join the Wilts & Bath Canal at or near Foxham in Wiltsî. PublishedBristol? DescriptionFolio, 3 pages written mostly in one hand with numerous crossings out & insertions, docketed.The Fish-Street Macaroni Published(London) by J.Bretherton DescriptionBroadside, small folio, etched by Bretherton after Bunbury, corners cut, printed one side.“The Discovery” Published(London) (Printed for Carington Bowles) DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î, Mezzotint, cut to plate line, missing imprint, nice impression, laid down.GIBBS, Sir Osborne Autograph Letter written to William Watson of the Merchant Seaman’s Office requesting Information on the means required for the widow of a Whaling Harpoonist to receive Aid from the Merchant Seaman’s Fund. PublishedWeymouth Description8vo., 4 pages, (approx 450 words), written in a neat legible hand, holograph.An account of the Trial of James Kelly for murder committed at Ranuce in Newfoundland contained in the complete issue of ñThe Proceedings at the Sessions of Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, for the City of London, and County of Middlesex………… Number IV Part II.î PublishedLondon Printed for J.Roberts Description4to., (20pp), numbered 101-120, uncut copy, […]Proposals for Opening A Scotch Eating House, or, North Country Ordinary, and Scotch Chocolate House, In the Neighbourhood of St. James. Published(London) by R.Bassam DescriptionBroadside, small folio, some fox marks, one with small hole removing two letters, small piece of pink paper stuck on covering a few words, cut close, with removal of imprint, has […]BELL, Marion. Autograph Letter written by the wife of the late Sir Charles Bell to Mr. Elsom who had given her help with the publication of his letters and had written the Preface. Published(London) 47 Albany Street. N.W. Description12mo., 4 pages, holograph, has been folded for mailing.Case of the Petitioners against the Bill, for establishing a Nightly-Watch within the City of Bristol. Published DescriptionFolio, 3 (1)pp, some fraying, splitting along folds, as issued.Illustrations of Sir Andrew Agnews New Act. Published DescriptionBroadside, folio, woodcut illustrations divided into quarters, cut close light fraying, printed one side.HONE, William A most interesting autograph letter written to Benjamin Seaton at Chatham, giving him advice on whether or not to treat and bind his purchase of a recently printed edition of the Poets. Published Description4to, 4 pages (approx 450 words), holograph, addressed and folded.PAUW, M. Corneille de. Recherches Philosophiques sur les Am_ricains, ou M_moires int_ressants pour servir l’Histoire de l’Espece Humaine. Par Mr. de P ***. Avec une Dissertation sur l’Am_rique & les Am_ricains, par Don Pernety. Et la D_fense de l’Auteur des Recherches contre cette Dissertation. Published A Berlin, MDCCLXX Description“Second” edition of Volumes 1 and […]GRANVILLE, John Carteret, Earl of. Whitehall June 23, 1743. This morning, Mr. Parker, one of His Majesty’s Messengers, arrived at the Duke of Newcastle’s Office with the following letter from the Right Honourable the Lord Carteret to His Grace. Published (London) by Edward Owen, DescriptionBroadsheet, folio, paper lightly aged, some inner marginal fraying (no text […]AUFRERE, Anthony. – translator An Abridgement of A Warning to Britons against French Perfidy and Cruelty; or, A short Account of the treacherous and inhuman Conduct of the French Officers and Soldiers towards The Peasants of Suabia, During the Invasion of Germany in 1796: Selected and Translated from a well-authenticated German Publication, by Anthony Aufrere, […]WARD, Samuel. The Happinesse of Practice. Published London for John Marriot and John Grismand DescriptionñSecondî edition, 8vo., (8), 24, 27-42, 41-46, (2)pp., disbound.WILD, Robert Dr. Wild’s Poem. In Nova Fert Animus, &c. Or, a New Song to an Old Friend from an Old Poet Upon the Hopeful New Parliament. Published (London) DescriptionSole edition, folio, drop head title, 4pp., disbound.If you’d know who this is, Read. Published (London) Drwn, Etchd & Pub by Dighton, Jun DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 3/4″ x 9 1/2″, hand coloured, has been laid down on album sheet.The Tilted Wagon. The following pleasant Couplets were written in a Tilted Wagon, between Hambledon and Bishops Waltham, Hampshire; by Signor Jiggorini, Knight of the Three Periwigs, and Poet-Laureat to the Hambledon Wagon. Published London. Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured engraving , letter press poem printed in triple column beneath, one side as […]TAYLOR, Miss. W. A charming Autograph Letter from one teenage sister to another in which the writer disusses briefly the typical occurences of a young lady to another Published Cambridge Description4to., one page, approx 225 words, written one side has been folded.HILL, Matthew Davenport Speech of M.D.Hill, Esq. M.P., in the House of Commons, on Wednesday, June 12, 1833, on the Dwelling-House Robbery Bill. (Extracted from the Mirrpr of Parliament, Part CCXXXI) Published (colop) London by W.Clowes DescriptionFirst separate publication, sm 8vo., drop head title, 4pp., disbound.HEATH, Charles Historical and Descriptive Accounts of the Ancient and Present State of Ragland Castle, with a Variety of other Particulars, deserving the stranger’s notice, relating to That Much Admired Ruin, and its Neighbourhood. Collected from Original Papers, and Unquestionable Authorities. Published Monmouth. Printed and Sold by Him and by Mr. Murray, London DescriptionEighth edition, […]DENISON, Stephen The Monument or Tombe-stone: or, A Sermon Preached at Laurence Povntnies Church in London, Nouemb. 21. 1619 at the funerall of Mrs Elizabeth Iuxon, the late wife of Mr. Iohn Iuxton. Published London by George Miller DescriptionFifth impression, 4to., some light dustiness and usage, (6), 63, (1)pp., uncut, disbound.Wey Mouth Published (London) by S.E.Fores DescriptionBroadsider, oblong folio, hand coloured engraving, (after Gilray), some light usage, printed one side as issued.Bennet the Brave (alias Absolute Courage) taking the Bull by the horns. Published (London) J.L.Marks DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured engraving , has been folded, printed one side.JAMES I His Majesties Speech to Both the Houses of Parliament, in his Highnesse Great Chamber at Whitehall, the day of the Adjourment of the last Session, Which was the last day of March 1607. Published London by Robert Barker DescriptionSole edition, 4to, woodcut ornaments to title, without blank leaves A1 & H2, (60)pp, disbound.Falstaff & His Prince. Published (London) by W.Holland. DescriptionBroadside, 4to., overall 7 1/2″ x 8 1/4″, engraved, printed one side as issued.BENNETT, James The Star of the West; beung Memoirs of the Life of Risdon Darracott, Minister of the Gospel at Wellington, Somerset, With his Portrait. To which are added, Extracts from his Correspondence, and Mr. Darracott’s Scripture Marks, with Notes by James Bennett, of Romsey, Hants. Published London by Hamilton, Ans sold by Gale and […]Pergami (or Bergami), Bartolomeo. Memoires de Monsieur Le Bon Pergami Chambellan, chevalier de Malte, chevalier du Saint-Sepulcre, etc. Traduit d’apres le manuscrit italien Par M. ***. PublishedParis Brissot-Thivars. Ponthieu. Leroy. DescriptionFirst French translation, 8vo., lithograph portrait, folding facsimile leaf, (2), 80ppp., disbound.BELSHAM, Thomas Autograph letter written to a visiting preacher (unidentified) setting out the arrangements for the service and expressing concern for the health of a mutual friend, Mr. Aspland. Published(London) Essex Street Description8vo., written both sides, approx. 250 words, holograph, lightly aged.Untitled engraved portrait of the Young Pretender, Charles James Stuart after the portrait by Allan Ramsey. PublishedParis Chez Chereau rue St Jacques DescriptionSingle sheet, folio, 0verall 8 1/2″ x 11 1/2″, engraved by Robert Strange (attrib) from the painting by Allan Ramsey, tipped onto backing sheet.The Fighting Boys. Published(London) Printed for Robt. Sayer No 53 in Fleet Street DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î (plate siuze), with good margins, hand coloured Mezzotint, minor light dustiness to margins, printed one side as issued.(FLEMING, Robert) The Present Aspect of our Times, And of the Extraordinary Conjunction Of Things therein. In a Rational View and Prospect of the same; As it respects the Publick Hazard and Safety of Britain in this Day. PublishedLondon Printed for Thomas Parkhurst DescriptionSole edition, 4to., title lightly dusty, (2), 29, (1)pp., disbound.The Slap up Swell wot Drives Whenever he Pleases. Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, hand coloured engraving, bright copy, laid down on album sheet.“Street Toy Seller” PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 8″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.Methodism in 1821; with Recollections of Primitive Methodism. By A Methodist of the Old School Published London Printed by Macdonald and Son for W. Whittemore Description Sole edition, 12mo., 33, (1)pp., disbound.The Goodhurst Garland, In Three Parts. Published DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, printed in four columns, with woodcut divisions, printed one side, one half laid down on stiff board, the other half folded to lay over the laid down half.EVERSHED, Dr. Arthur An interesting Autograph Letter written to Henry Buxton Forman on the subject of Formans flattering review on his writing Dry Points, which has just been published. Evershed continues by commenting on the quality of a few plates and mentions that he has several more which he can show Forman when he visits […](GRAVES, Richard) The Rout: or A Sketch of Modern Life. From An Academic in the Metropolis to His Friend in the Country. Published Printed for J.Dodsley DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., iv, 27, (1)pp., disboundA pamphlet headed only – ‘Sussex’, which lists Sussex residents who have graduated at Oxford Colleges. Published n.p., n.d. Description8vo., drop title, 6 pp., with numerous Mss additions, disbound.WHITING, John. Persecution Expos’d in some Memoirs relating to the sufferings of John Whiting, and many of the others of the People called Quakers, for conscience sake, in the West of England, &c. With Memoirs of many Eminent Friends deceased, and other memorable matters and occurences, concerning the sufferings of the said people; and remakable […]WARNER, Richard. The Humiliation: Crucifixion: & Atonement of our Ever Blessed Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. See Isaiah C. 53rd. An Ode for Good Friday, 1854. Published n.p. (Bath?) DescriptionSingle sheet, large folio, overall (11″ x 17″), printed area (7″ x 12″) printed in red , green and black ink, decorative border, on fairly flimsy […]HUNTINGTON, William A Divine Poem on the Shunamite. Addresses to a Friend. Published London; Sold by G.Terry, J.Chalmers, J.Davidson ( & 5 others) DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., leaf with verse preceeding title, 42pp., disbound.A Form of Prayer, and A New Collection of Psalms, for the use of A Congregation of Protestant Dissenters in Liverpool. Published (London) Printed for the Society and sold by Chr. Henderson, London, and by John Sibbald, Liverpool DescriptionFirst 8 vo. edition, 8 vo., 2 parts in one volume, (4), 96, (20), (2), 165, (7) […]The Duoglott New Testament. The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. With marginal Notes to Every Verse. Published Dolgelley. Gomerian Press. Printed by R.Jones. Description12mo., some minor grubbiness, (2), 469, (1)pp., printed in double column in parallel Welsh and English, bound in contemp. calf some light wear and covers slightly bowed.The Times,or 1768. Pl.2. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, 10″ x 15″, etched, with verse in triple column beneath, printed one side as issued.La Loire Frigate: Or, Yeo! Yeo! Published (London) Printed and Sold by J.Jennings. No. 15 Water-lane, Fleet Street DescriptionBroadsheet, tall slim 12mo., fine woodcut illustration of a frigate, printed one side, laid down on still card.CAREY, Henry A Ballad by Mr. Carey Published London. Sold only by D. Wright DescriptionSingle sheet, engraved with music, written on one side, laid down on album sheet.(KNOX, Vicemous – Translator and Editor) The Complaint of Peace. Translated from the Lastin of Erasmus. Published London. DescriptionFirst edition, this, 8vlo., half title, 78pp., disbound.Vox Populi: or the Peoples Claim to their Parliaments Sitting, To Redress Grievances, and Provide for the Common Safety; By The known Laws and Constitutions of the Nation: Humbly Recommended to the King and Parliament at their Meeting at Oxford, the 21th of March. Published London for Francis Smith DescriptionSole edition, 4to., blank corner of […]STRATMANN, Francis Henry. A Middle-English Dictionary containing Words used by English Writers from the Twelfth to the Fifteenth Centuries. By Francis Henry Stratmann. A New edition, re-arranged, revised and enlarged by Henry Bradley. Published Oxford at the Clarendon Press Description4to., half title, xxiii, (1), 708pp., some library marks and stamps, bound in 20th Century stout […]A Rustic Retort or a Wit Outwitted. Published London by Tho Tegg. DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured engraving by Williams, border lightly dusty, minor marginal ink stain, printed one side, laid down on backing sheet.Manuscript titled “A Genuine Receipt to make the true Eau de Luce” Published No place. Description4to., 40 lines (approx 350 words) written black and red in the same hand both sides.An Additional Act for the better Improvement and Advancing the Receipts of the Excise and New-Impost: At the Parliament begun at Westminster the 17. day of September, An.Dom. 1657 Published London by Henry Hills and John Field DescriptionFolio, woodcut Commonwealth Arms, 2 parts with subtitle, (2), 61, (1)pp., disbound.A Deep One, — or Boots on a New Principle. Published London by Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., engraved, printed one side as issued.Allan & Ferguson, Lithographers, Engravers, Draughtsmen and Stationers. Buchanan Place, 74 Buchanan Street, Glasgow. Published(Glasgow) DescriptionBroadside, folio, overall 8 1/2î x 11î, engraved, partly printed in red, lightly used, printed one side as issued.DIBDIN, Charles The Advantage of Toping Written and Sung, with unbounded Applause, by Charles Dibdin, Senior, Esq. PublishedLondon Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured engraving, letter press verse beneath, light usage, has been reinforced at verso for mounting into album, now removed.The Cobbler Published(London) Printed for G. Pulley, the Corner of St. Brides Court, Fleet Street. DescriptionBroadside, large folio, engraved by Jas. Montgomery after A. van Ostade, printed one side as issued, but has been tipped onto album sheet at some time.Father Paul in his Cups __ or, The private Devotion of a Convent. In the Duenna. PublishedLondon Printed for Carington Bowles. DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î, hand-coloured Mezzotint, cut close to plate line, printed one side.BUGG, Francis The Pilgrim’s Progress, from Quakerism to Christianity. Containing a farther Discovery of the Danger of the Growth of Quakerism, not only in Point of Doctrine, but also in their Politicks, in what they call their Church-Government, both from Matter of Fact, Practice and Experience; from the Connection of the Use and Design of […]A Necessary Warning to the Ministerie of the Kirk of Scotland, From the meeting of the Commissioners Of the General Assembly At Edinburgh 4 Jan. 1643. PublishedEdinburgh Printed by Evan Tyler DescriptionSole edition, 4to., title lightly dusty with couple of light ink stains, (2), 13, (1)pp., preserved in modern marbled paper wrappers, stitched.TWINING, Richard Observations on the Tea and Window Act, and on The Tea Trade. PublishedLondon Printed for T.Cadell DescriptionThird edition, 8vo., half title, (4), 66, (2)pp., ends trifle dusty, disbound.Orpheus and Euridyce. Published(London) by H.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured etching , printed one side.The Original Waits of this Parish. Established in 1804. B.J.C.A. Caution ñPlease to ask for the Licenseî Under Her Majesty's Authority. Published(London) T.Hardy, Printer DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., woodcut coast of arms., printed one side as issued, has been folded.Manuscript titled The Speech of a Sea Captain to the Carpenter of His Ship Published DescriptionFolio, single leaf, written one side in a bold hand, heading plus 19 lines, some marginal tears and splits where folded.SMART, Christopher The Hilliad: An Epic Poem. By C. Smart, A. M. Fellow of Pembroke-Hall, in the University of Cambridge. To which are prefixed, Copious Prolegomene and Notes Variourum. Particularly, Those of Quinbus Flestrin Esq; and Martinus Macularius, M.D. Acad. Reg. Scient. Burdig. &c. Soc. Published Sold by J. Newbery and M. Cooper DescriptionFirst edition, […]Manuscript Commonplace Book containing the text of 26 poems, mostly by known poets, a few unknown or from obscure sources. Published Description4to, 46 pages, mostly written in the same legible hand and in a ready made paper volume with semi stiff paper covers illustrated on the front cover of ?Goody Gruntum?s Farm? issued by Carrington […]Catalogue of the Books belonging to the Mercantile Library Company of Philadelphia: with a General Index of Authors; and Containing the Constitution, rules and regulations of the Association. Accompanied by a Sketch of its History. Published Philadelphia: Printed for the Company DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., xxii (11) – 182 pp., some occasional light foxing, in original […]Popery in Power! Or, Protestantism and Romanism Contrasted. Published London by H. Elliot; Vikers; and Collins, DescriptionLarge illustrated and partly hand-coloured broadside, part of left-hand margin cropped, just removing the first word of the advertisment that runs along the lower edge.Victoria in Four Acrostics. Published (London?) DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., edged in black, has been folded, printed one side as issued.(Defoe, Daniel) King William’s Affection to the Church of England Examin’d Published London, Printed in the Year DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., (2), 26pp., disbound.Address to the King! Published (Edinburgh) R.Menzies, Printer DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., drop head title, 38, (2)pp., nicely bound in 20th Century half brown morocco.SWIFT, Jonathan The Poetical Works, of J.S.D.D.D.S.P.D. consisting of Curious Miscellaneous Pieces, both Humourous and Satyrical. Reprinted from the Second Dublin Edition, with Notes and Additions. Published (Edinburgh ?) Description12mo., Engraved frontispiece, title page printed in red and black, (8), 304pp., contemp. panelled calf, some light wear, but overall sound.La Rarete de Prague. De Praagsche Rariekiek Published Amsterdam by Jan ‘T Lam naer de Copy van London by T.Cooper DescriptionBroadside, large folio, overall 17″ x 22″, engraving at top, letterpress beneath printed in four columns, one minor hole in blank margin, has been folded, printed one side as issued.The Stations of the Preachers, in the Connexion Established by the late Rev. John Wesley, A.M., as appointed at their Seventy-Ninth Annual Conference, Begun in London, July 31, 1822. Published (colop) London. Printed by T.Cardeux DescriptionTall, folio, 3pp, (page 4 blank), drop head title, has been split across at fold, no text lost, as issued.The Address Humbly presented to His Majesty from Both Houses of Parliament for a Day of Humiliation. With His Majesties Gracious Answer. Published (colop) London for John Wright and Richard Chiswell DescriptionSingle sheet, folio, printed both sides, as issued, but has been bound with others.My Aunt!! Published London by Wm. Holland DescriptionBroadside, large folio, fine hand coloured engraved illustration , text beneath, printed one side as issued.The Siege of St. Quintin. Published (London) by W.N. Jones DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, 20″ x 8 1/2″, hand coloured engraving by Williams, has been folded, printed one side.A Leg of Lamb. Published (London) by S.W.Fores DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured engraving by Woodward, some light usage, printed one side as issued.CHARACTERS. A BY-the-BY HINT To A pretended FRIEND at COURT. Published London by P.Roberts 28 Middle Row Holburn DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, overall 11″ x 16″ , hand coloured engraving by Woodward, etched by Roberts, letter press text neneath, very good copy, printed one side as issued.F.,S. Mr. Toland’s Clito Dissected and Fuller’s Plain Proof of the True Mother of the Pretended Prince of Wales. Made out to be no Proof. In Two Letters from a Gentleman in the Country to his Friend in London. Published London. DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., peper lightly aged, (8), 32pp., disbound.British Classics. The Adventurer. Rather a Shy Character. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, small folio, 7″ x 10″, hand coloured Aquatint by J.Lisle, fine copy printed one side as issued.PIERCE, Thomas The Sinner Impleaded In his own Court. Wherein are Represented The Great Discouragementgs from Sinning, which the Sinner receiveth from Sin itself. Whereunto is added the Grand Characteristick whereby a Christian is to be known. PublishedLondon Printed for Richard Royston DescriptionSecond edition, (enlarged), 12mo., half title, fine woodcut illustration within title, woodcut illustration, […]John of Gant in Love, or Mars on his knees. Published(London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, printed one side as issued.A most interesting and rare early ñCarrier’s Letterî addressed to ñMost Honoured Sireî, written to a ñWm Lanham Jnr, Blacksmithî in an abbreviated form and including news of the ñPeoples Rejoicingî on the day of Thanksgiving for the Suppression of the Jacobite Rebellion. PublishedSpesbury (i.e. Spettisbury) DescriptionTall folio single sheet, written in the same neat […]The Would-Be Dictator General Enforcing his Orders! Published(London) S. W. Fores DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand-coloured etching after H. Heath, minor tear to lower left-hand border, the whole laid down on backing sheet.A Guinea-Pig. PublishedLondon printed for & Sold by Bowles & Carver DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/1î x 6î, Mezzotint, good margins, printed one side.ANDREWES, Gerrard & ANDREWES, Gerrard Thomas. Two Autograph Letters, the first written to the ñRev. Mr. Princeî at Magdallen House, the second by his Son written to Miss Prince, both on the subject of support for the Hospital for Fallen Women. Published Description4to., and 8vo., 1 page with integral address leraf, and 3 pages, both […]
FIRST PUBLICATION OF AN IMPORTANT ISAAC NEWTON LETTER ON LIGHT AND COLOUR (and) NON CONFORMIST ACADEMIES.LATHAM, Ebenezer Preparation for Death, and Fitness for Heaven. A Sermon Preached at Uttoxeter, May 26, 1745. On Occasion of the Death of the Reverend Mr. Daniel Madock. To which will be annexed, For the Sake of the Curious, a short Appendix, containing a Latin Letter of Sir Isaac Newton; and a Catalogue of the […]Tiddy-Doll the great French Ginger-Bread Baker,drawing out a new Batch of Kings. His Man Hopping Talley mixing up the Dough. PublishedLondon by H.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured etching by James Gillray published by Hannah Humphrey, printed one side.A North Briton Extraordinary. PublishedLondon Reprinted for W. Nicoll DescriptionFirst London printing, 8vo., some foxing and ageing, 23, (1)pp., disbound.Cherrycomb & Silvertail: A Tragedy in 2 Acts, by A.M. Being A Pager from the Log of the Good Ship Nile Containing the only true account yet published of the Lives, Loves & Adventures of Cherrycomb & Silvertail. London, Routledge Warne & Routledge. SOLD HERE. Published Lavars, Litho DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, printed in colours on […]CASSANO, Alexander. A Long and detailed Autograph Letter in which the writer, an Auctioneer and Emigre from Austria fleeing Napoleons Europe , is seeking a Certificate from the State Office to show that causes other than High Treason have brought about his order of Transportation from the British Dominions. Published 22 Piccadilly DescriptionFolio, 2 1/2 […]DOPONT, Joanne Manuscript Volume being the text of a Course of Moral Philosophy (ie. Physics) given at the University of Douai by Professor Joanne Dopont, together with folded in at the rear a Printed Prospectus for the Course to be held on the 7 & 9 June 1780. Published Description 8vo., (568) pp., written throughout […]WATTS, Isaac. The Beauties of the late Rev.d. Dr. Isaac Watts; containing the most striking and admired Passages in the Works of that Justly celebrated divine philosopher, moralist, & poet: Equally calculated for the Communication of Polite & useful knowledge, & the increase of Wisdom and Happiness. To which is added the Life of the […]The Convention between the Crowns of Great Britain and Spain, concluded at the Pardo on the 14th of January 1739. The King of Great Britain’s Full Power. The King of Spain’s Full Power. The two separate articles belonging to the convention. His Britannick Majesty’s Ratification of the Convention. His Catholick Majesty’s Ratification of the Convention. […]The Weekly Pacquet of Advice from Rome; or the History of Popery. The Fourth Volume, (Issue) Numb 2. Friday, Dec.30. 1681 Published (colop) (London) Printed for Langley Curtis Description4to., drop head title, (8)pp (numbered 9 – 16 ), disbound.Satisfaction concerning Mixt Communions Unsatisfactory: Or, Some short Animadversions upon the most materiall passages of a late Booke, Entituled, Satisfaction concerning Mixt Communions. Published London for Henry Overton DescriptionSole edition, 4to., outer margin damp affected in the middle with some crumbling but text not accecpted apart from one or two single end letters, (2), 14pp., […]MONTGOMERY, James The Stranger and his Friend. Composed for a Ladies Bazaar. Published (Leeds?) DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., with embossed decorative border, printed on pale blue paper one side, but with integral blank leaf, small tear at corner, as issued.STOUGHTON, John Choice Sermons Preached Upon Select Occasions. Viz. The Happiness of Peace. Before K.James at Trinitie College in Cambridge. The Love-sick Spouse : At St. Pauls Cross. The Burning Light: At a Visitation in Christs Church, London. The Magistrates Commission, or, Wisdome justified : Before the Judges. Published London by Richard Hodgkinson for Daniel […]CHARLES I His Majesties Declaration concerning Leavies. Published London by Robert Baqrker And by the Assignes of John Bill DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., woodcut border to title, Royal arms to verso of title, fine woodcut ornament at head of first page of text, some staining to title, (2), 13, (1)pp., disbound.BACON, Francis. Traethodau Gwladol a Moesol. Gyda Hanes Bywyd yr Awdwr a Nodiadau, Gan Richard Williams, Trallwm. Published Wrexham. gan R.Hughes and Son DescriptionFirst Welsh translation, 12mo., 160pp./, light usage, disbound.Lettera Scritta alla Signora Contessa N.N. da un Signore Inglese circa il metodo d’insegnare La Geografia Tradotta Fedelmente Dall’ Idioma Inglese. Published Lucca per Giuseppe Rocchi DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., (4), III-XV, (1)pp., printed on thick good quality paper, preserved in 19th Century decorative paper wrappers.
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