A.R. Heath: Dealer of Rare Books & Manuscripts
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- The Trials of the Felons, &c. Now in the Castle of York, before the Hon. Henry Gould, Knight, and the Hon. Sir Wm. Blackstone, Knight, Two of the Justices of our Lord the King of his Court of Common-Pleas at Westminster. Published Printed for and by C. Etherington DescriptionFolio, (2), 18pp., damp stained with light […]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, […]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.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 […]HOWE, Perley Manuscript notebook titled Perusals of Purley Howe. Marlborough (Massachusetts), containing the notes of a student kept during his 4 years at College in preparation for his ordination. Published Description8vo & 16mo, 272 pages of closely written notes, in two sizes of paper, one section on smaller paper inserted prior to binding, the whole […]ROWLEY, Charlotte (nee Shipley) A most interesting Autograph letter written at Wadi Medani on the Blue Nile describing some of her experiences there whilst on her Honeymoon. Published Description8vo., 70 lines (approx 400 words), holograph, with integral blank page.Grubbe Family Manuscript Programmes for two performances; the first Beauty and the Beast, the second Coz and Boz, to be performed by members of the Grubbe Family at the Theatre Royal, 23 Queens Square. Published DescriptionThree sheets 8vo., written in two hands one side.COWARD, Arthur R. A Manuscript volume of precision engineering drawings for the experimental armour plating on H.M.S. Colossus. Published DescriptionOblong 4to., 46 drawings, mostly pen and ink with colour wash, a few pencil, plus some loose inserts, contemp calf binding, surface wear, paper spine, clasps.CHARLES V, Emperor. Formula Reformationis per Caesaream Maiestatem Statibus Ecclessiasticis in Comitiis Augustanis ad deliberandum proposita, & ab eisdem, ut pact publicae consulerent, & per eam Ecclesiarum, ac Cleri sui utilitati commodius prouiderent, probata & recepta. Published Excudebat Iuo Schoeffer DescriptionFirst edition?, folio, fine woodcut vignette within title, fine woodcut initial letter, (4), 21 leavesm […][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.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, […]BROMLEY, Thomas The Way to the Sabbath of Rest or the Souls Progress in the Work of the New Birth. To which are now added, Two Discourses of the Author, never before Printed, viz. The Journeys of the Children of Israel, as in their Names and Historical Passages, they Comprise the great and gradual Work […]SHORT Family of Dumfries A Manuscript Commonplace Book kept by a member of the Short Family of Dumfries containing a selection of poems, a Sonnet and a Song, some taken from regular Authors, some from local newspapers, and some seem to be original unpublished. Published Description4to., 45 pages, written in several hands, a few pencil […]
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- Downfal (of) Westminster Bridge or, My Lord in the Suds. A New Ballad. To the Tune of King John and the Abbot of Canterbury. Published n.p. n.d. DescriptionBroadside, large 4to., woodcut ornament, top right hand corner torn away, repaired and with the missing text replaced in pen facsimile, the whole lightly dusty with some creasing, […]PARIS, Louis Philippe Albert D’Orleans, comte de. Les Associations Ouvrieres en Angleterre (Trades-Unions). Published Paris, Germer Bailliere. DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., some light foxing, viii, 338 pp., original quarter red cloth.ADAMS, John. A New History of Great Britain; from the invasion of Julius Caesar to the present time: exhibiting to the minds of youth a variety of instructive and pleasing information, and some particulars now first adapted to the capacities of young people of both sexes:- the whole calculated to operate as moral lessons, while […]Dugard, Samuel The True Nature of the Divine Law, and Of Disobedience thereunto: In Nine Discourses, Tending to shew, In the One, a Loveliness; In the Other, a Deformity. By way of Dialogue between Theophilus and Eubulus. Published London Printed for Jos. Watts DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., licence leaf ( blank corner torn)., light foxing of […]CUNAEUS, Petrus Petrus Cunaeus of the Common-Wealth of the Hebrews. Translated by C.B. PublishedLondon Printed by T.W. for William Lee DescriptionFirst English translation, 12mo., engraved half title, some worm runs in centre of volume, but text legible, (24), 166 (ie. 176), (16)pp., slightly loose in contemp. calf.LEATHER, George View of the Port of Goole taken in March 1828 (together with) Plan of the Port of Goole, with the Intended Improvements. Published Goole? DescriptionLithograph View and Plan, large folio, 11″ x 14″, printed on good quality paper, has been folded with reinforcement to fold, printed one side.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, […]RUDYERD, Benjamin Sir Beniamin Rudierd His Speech in Behalfe of the Clergie, And of Parishes miserably destutite of Instruction, through want of Maintenance. Confirmed by the Testimonies of Bishop Jewel, Master Perkins, and Sir Henry Spelman. Published Printed at Oxford, 1628 And are to be sold by Ph. Stephens and Ch. Meredith DescriptionFirst London printing?, […]St. Stephens Fair. “O don’t you think it a wonderful Fair.” Published London by Thos Tegg DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured illustration by Woodward, printed one side as issued.PICKERING, Benjamin A Firebrand Pluckt out of the Burning. A Sermon Preached at Margarets Westminster, before the Honourable House of Commons, at their late solemn Fast, November 27. 1644 Published London by I.L. for Philemon Stephens and Samuel Gellibrand. DescriptionSole edition, 4to., licence leaf, (8), 28pp., disbound.(HYDE, Edward – Earl of Clarendon) Animadversions Upon a Book, Intituled, Fanaticism Fanatically Imputed to the Catholic Church, By Dr. Stillingfleet, And the Imputation Refuted and Retorted by S.C. By a Person of Honour. Published London for R.Royston DescriptionSecond edition, 8vo., (6), 262, (2)pp., contemp. calf, some wearWRIGHT, William Aldis Letter from William Aldis Wright to E. L. Lushington concerning the first publication of Edward Fitzgerald’s correspondence. Published (Trinity College, Cambridge) Description8 vo., 3 pages, holograph, approx. 250 words, complete with original mailed envelope & postmark dated 1889.An Holland Smock to be run for, by any Woman born in the County: The best Woman in three Heats. Published London for Robt. Sayer and Jno Smith DescriptionBroadside, oblong forlio, engraved by John Collett, cut close at bottom edge, printed one side as issued.The Benefit of Neutrality. Published (London) by C.Goodwin DescriptionBroadside, oblong small folio, engraved, hand coloured, cut close with a couple nof marginal tears ( not serious) and light usage, printed one side.Uain Glory. A Pretty Independent Print. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved, printed one side as issued.WIGAN, Eleazar Eleazar Wigan Writing Mr. At the Hand and Pen on Great Tower Hill. London Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved by John.Sturt after John Closterman, fine copy neatly tipped one edge onto backing sheet.An Act for The Tryal of Sir John Stowel Knight of the Bath, David Jenkins Esq; Walter Slingsby Esq; Brown Bushel, William Davenant, otherwise called Sir William Davenant, and Colonel Gerrard. Published (colop) London Printed by Edward Husband and Iohn Field DescriptionFolio, drop head title, fine woodcut Commonwealth Arms, fine woodcut initial letter, dusty and […]BUNYAN, John The Pilgrim’s Progress from this World to that Which is to Come. Abridg’d by John Wesley, M.A. PublishedBristol. Printed by William Pine. Description12mo., light dustiness ti title, 52pp., recent modern plain wrappers.Albion Iron Foundry An invoice issued by the Albion Iron Foundry issued to a Mr. Elley for goods supplied. PublishedRugeley DescriptionTall folio, engraved heading, completed in manuscript, light waterstains, has been folded.(Farrer – attrib) Sentiments of a Corn Factor, on the Present Situation of the Corn Trade. PublishedLondon Printed for J.Richardson DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., half title, 31, (1)pp., disbound.The Burgo-Master, by Rembrandt. PublishedLondon Printed for Carington Bowles DescriptionSingle sheet, plate area 4 1/2î x 6î, Mezzotint, small margins, the whole laid down on backing sheet.COLLIER, Jeremy. An Answer to the Animadversions on two Pamphlets Lately Publish’d By Mr. Collier, Esq. Published(London) DescriptionSole edition, 4to., drop head title, 23, (1)pp., disbound.The Cad to the man wot drives the sovereign Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured engraving, laid down on album leaf.Birmingham-Balls PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 8″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.
IMPORTANT PETITION TO CORRECT A PERCEIVED INJUSTICE OF A CORRUPTED ELECTION - RESULT OVERTURNED BY ACT OF PARLIAMENT.Nottingham Town Election. 1802. November 24, 1802. 1. Petition of Daniel Parker Coke, Esquire. Published (London) Nichols and Son, Printers. Description Folio, drop head title, 4pp., woodcut ornament at end of text on page 4, uncut as issued, but has been folded.(Halifax, George Savile) The Ladys New-Years-Gift: or, Advice to a Daughter, under these following Heads: viz. Religion, Husband, House, Family and Children, Behaviour and Conversation, Friendship, Censure, Vanity and Affection, Pride, Diversions. Published Printed for D.Midwinter DescriptionEighth edition exactly corrected, 12mo., engraved portrait, some light usage, (4), 139, (1)pp., handsomely bound in full contemporary panelled […]BULL, M.A. A Manuscript Commonplace Book of Poems and Songs containing the usual mixture of well known pieces from obscure sources and a number of untraced items, possibly unpublished. Published Description4to., 121 pieces written on 274 pages in two hands, nicely bound in contemp. diced calf, 20th Century neat reback with full gilt spine.(FOWLER, Edward) An Answer to the Paper delivered by Mr. Ashton at his Execution to Sir Francis Child: Sheriff of London, &c. Together with the Paper it self. Published London for Robert Clavell DescriptionSole edition, 4to., licence leaf, 31 (1) pp., disbound.PINDAR, Peter (i.e. John Wolcot). The Royal Tour, and Weymouth Amusements; a solemn and reprimanding epistle to the Laureat. Pitt’s Flight to Wimbledon; an ode. An Ode to the French. Ode to the Charity Mill in Windsor-Park. A Hint to a Poor Democrat. Ode to the Queen’s Elephant. The Sorrows of Sunday; an Elegy. Published […]DUNDAS, Henry (first Viscount Melville). A Correct Abstract of the Tenth Report, of the Commissioners of Naval Enquiry, to which is annexed Lord Melville’s letter, Mr. Trotter’s Defence, the Commissioners Reply, &c. &c. Published London, by W. Stratford. DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., 24 pp., disbound.Rumford, Benjamin Thompson , Count von. Count Rumford’s Experimental Essays, Political, Economical, and Philosophical. Published Dublin by W.Porter and J.Archer DescriptionThird Dublin (First collected Dublin) edition, 8vo., 3 parts each with separate title, but continuous pagination, (6), 112, (4), (113) – 188, (6), 191 – 299, (1)pp., some light paper ageing and foxing, but sound, […]COBBETT, William Cobbett’s Poor Man’s Friend; or, a Defence of the Rights of Those who do the Work and Fight the Battles. Addressed to the Working Men of Scotland. Published (London) Printed by William Cobbett Description8vo., drop head title, light waterstain, printed in double column, 14, (2)pp as issued.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.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, […]Friendly Hints to the Teachers of the Christ-Church Sunday-School, Bradford, and the Rulers of the School Published Bradford Printed by G. & E. Nicholson DescriptionSole edition, sm. 8co., 8pp., disbound.(DUGARD, Samuel – attrib) The Marriages of Cousin Germans, Vindicated from the Censures of unlawfullnesse, and Inexpediency. Being a Letterr written to his much Honour’d T.D. Published Oxford by Hen Hall for Thomas Bowman DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., (16), 116pp., disbound.Le Chevalier Michel Descazeaux Du Halley. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved by Beauvais after C.Banks, with fine illustration, printed one side as issued.A Dandy put to his last Chemisette or prepairing for a Bond Street lounge. Published (London) by S. W .Fores DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand-coloured engraving by Isaac Cruickshank, cut close, has been removed from a scrap album, printed one side.(An Irishman) The Queen that Jack Found. With Thirteen Cuts. Published London Printed and Published by Joh n Fairburn DescriptionThird edition, 8vo., fine woodcut illustrations by George Cruickshank, (40)pp., disbound.CUST, J. The Speech of the Speaker of the House of Commons On Wednesday, December 2, 1761. Upon Presenting to His Majesty The Bill to enable His Majesty to make Provision for supporting the Royal Dignity of the Queen, in case She shall survive His Majesty; Which then passed the Royal Assent. Published London for […]Manuscript Deposition with Judgement, written in English, taken before Nicholas Fortescue and others on behalf of the Dowager Queen Katherine Parr against Nicholas Upton concerning the boundary of rights to fish the River Yealm in Devon, with consideration of maintenance of a weir, in the parish of Yealmpton in South Devon during the first months […]LAWRENCE, Montagu Montagu Lawrence Stationer at the Globe near Durham Yard in the Strand London. Published(London) DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2″ x 5 1/2″, engraved, printed one side, has been removed from backing.The Funeral Procession of Madam Geneva Sepr. 29 1736. Published(London) Sold by S.Lyne at the Globe in Newgate Street. DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved some dustiness, blank margins frayed (no text affected), one cross tear neatly repaired, printed one side as issued.Bang-Up—- Random, or Tandem. Some Push Along with Four in Hand while Others Drive at Random. Written by J.Pocock, Esq; composed by Mr.C.Smith, and sung, with unbounded Applause, by Mr. Matthews, in the Musical Farce, called ñHit or Missî at the Lyceum Theatre, Strand. PublishedLondon by Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, small folio, hand coloured engraving […]Boys Fighting PublishedLondon Printed for Carington Bowles DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î, Mezzotint as issued.ROWE, Gilbert Mr. Robert Childs’ Bill. Published(London)? DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., manuscript, some light browning, written one side.An Ordinance of the Lords & Commons Assembled in Parliament, Giving Security for the Loan of Thirty two thousand pounds, for the present Service of the Kingdoms of England & Ireland. PublishedLondon Printed for Edward Husband DescriptionSole edition, 4to., title within woodcut border, printed in Black Letter, lightly used, 7, (1)pp., disbound.Nero Vanquished PublishedLondon Printed and Published by J.Turner DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., fine woodcut illustration within title, (16)pp., disbound.HASTINGS, Theophilus (7th Earl of Huntington) Autograph Letter written to Mr. Leneve at the Herald’s Office giving account of his Norman Ancestry, and requesting in return for any information on his ancestral branch at Gessing in Normandy. PublishedDonnington Description4to., single page, 17 lines (approx 200 words), holograph, with integral leaf containing address, docket, Bishop post […]KNOWLES, Herbert Lines Written in the Church-yard of Richmond Yorkshire, October 7th, 1816. (Printed Broadside, with contemp. Manuscript copy) Published(Richmond) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., woodcut border, has been folded with some splits, laid down on album sheet, together manuscript written on 3 pages, plus blank page, written in a neat sloping hand, paper watermarked with ñBritanniaî watermark.Home’s Home Published Haines & Son DescriptionBroadsheet, folio, partly hand coloured Mezzotint, some dustiness, surface wear and early cracking, the whole laid down on album sheet.SHORT Family of Dumfries A Manuscript Commonplace Book kept by a member of the Short Family of Dumfries containing a selection of poems, a Sonnet and a Song, some taken from regular Authors, some from local newspapers, and some seem to be original unpublished. Published Description4to., 45 pages, written in several hands, a few pencil […]ROGERS, Thomas. Treatise upon sundry matters contained in the Thirty Nine Articles of Religion, which are professed in the Church of England. Published London, by John Legatt Description4to., strip cut from top of title removing the word ‘A’, a few brown marks on title, paper fault to corner of one leaf just affecting end of […]WOLCOT, John. (i.e. Peter Pindar). An Autograph letter to the Composer William Shield inviting him to a Dinner Party with Curran and Godwin as fellow guests. Dear Shield. Pray dine with me at 1/2 past four. Curran and Godwin will be of the party. J.W. Monday morng.’ Published(London?) Monday Morng. DescriptionSingle leaf, 8vo.,holograph, lightly dusty, […]Fox and Pitt’s Speeches in the House of Commons, on Tuesday, June 8, 1784. These Speeches (which are an Abridgement of All the Arguments of Both Parties, Upon the Business of the Westminster Scrutiny, and Contain the Accusation of Government by the Former, and the Defence of it by the Latter) are Preceeded by A […]JOHNS, David. Hanes am Erlidigaeth y Cristionogion yn Madagascar; ynghyd a Diangfa y Ffoedigion i Brydain Fawr. Published Llanelli gan David Ree a John Thomas DescriptionFirst edition in Welsh, 8vo., engraved vignette within title, light stains and thumbing to title, without half title?, 94pp., disbound.DURFEY. Thomas A Song in the last Act of the Modern Prophets written by Mr. Durfey Sung by Mr. Pack. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved music with libretto, lightly dusty, has been folded, cut close, inner margin reinforced where it was at some time bound with other items, printed one side, but with a manuscript […]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.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, […]SHEBBEARE, John A Letter to His Grace the D—– of N——e, on The Duty he owes himself, his King, his Country and his God, at this Important Moment. Published London for J,Morgan DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., half title, small neat repair affecting only one letter , (4), 47, (1)pp., in recent plain cloth.GLOVER, George Remarks on the Bishop of Peterborough’s Comparative View of the Churches of England and Rome. Published London for Baldwin, Cradock and Joy DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., (2), 188pp., disbound.L’Ameriquaine. Published (London) De La Cour. exc. Acc. to Act of Parlt in Katherine Street in ye Strand DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., engraved by R. White (R. White sc), plain line border, some light damage to corner, tipped onto album backing sheet.Divine Flogging. Published (London) Pubd. by M.Darly DescriptionBroadside, folio, etched, good copy laid down on album sheet(HONE, William – attrib) A Political Christmas Carol, Set to Music, To be chaunted or Sung Throughout the United Kingdom and the Dominions Beyond the Seas. By all Persons Thereunto Especially Moved. Published (London) (colop) Printed by W.Hone DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., woodcut illustrations by George Cruickshank, (8)pp., disbound.The Tables Turn’d. Published London by Thos. McLean DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured Aquatint illustration Designed and Etched by D.T.Egerton, some light soiling to margins, stab marks where has been bound with other pieces.ENOUY, Joseph. The United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland, with the adjacent parts of the Continent, from Amsterdam to Paris and Brest; Compiled from a variety of the most authentic materials by Joseph Enouy, Geogr. Published (London) by Samuel Leigh DescriptionLarge folding hand coloured engraved map, engraved by S.I. &G.Neele, preserved within the original […]M.,A. An Account of a Dream at Harwich. In a Letter to a Member of Parliament about the Camisars. Published (London) Description8vo., drop head title, 8pp., disbound.SECKER, William The Nonsuch Professor in His Meridian Splendor, or the Singular Actions of Sanctified Christians. Laid open in Seaven Sermons at Allhallows Church in the Wall, London. London by M.S. for Thomas Parkhurst 1660 bound with SECKER, William. A Wedding-Ring Fit for the Finger: or, the Salve of Divinity, on the Sore of Humanity. […]A substantial Manuscript Journal of almost daily thoughts of a devout Christian covering a 3 year period, together with the first two chapters of a novel titled Glendower’ by the same pen. PublishedNo Place Description4to., manuscript journal of 305 pages (approx. 85,000 words) together with tale Gendower’, 33 pages (approx. 10,000 words) written throughout in […]Anticipation. A Black Sheep on the Woolsack. The Baron St. Domingo Chancellor of England in 1850. Published(London) Published by M. Humphrey, St. James St. Printed by G. E. Madeley DescriptionBroadside, large folio, overall 11î x 15î, hand-coloured lithograph illustration, printed one side as issued.Collin and Phoebe PublishedLondon by Laurie & Whittle. DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î, hand coloured Mezzotint, cut close to plate line, printed one side.An Engraved and Printed Broadside with manuscript title -îThe Address to George 2nd on Death of Frederick Prince of Walesî followed by letterpress sub title – ñHis Majesty’s most Gracious Answer.î Published(London?) Published according to Act of Parliament DescriptionBroadside, large 4to., overall 9 1/2î x 12î, engraved illustration by Dickinson, letter press text beneath, the […]BRAMHALL, John A Fair Warning for England To take heed of the Presbyterian Government of Scotland; As being of all others most Injurious to the Civil Magistrate, most Oppressive to the Subject, most Pernicious to both. Also the sinfulnesse and wickednesse of the Covenant, to Introduce that Govenrment upon the Church of England. By Dr […]MAGNUS JACKSON (pseud?) ñConsulite in medium, et rebus Succurrite fessisî To prove the Importance of Circulation is almost needless, an obstructed Circulation of the Blood causes illnes, Water for want of Circulation becomes corrupt, Nay. Published(london) B.Bennett, Printer, 7 Cross Street, Carnaby Market DescriptionBroadside, sm. 4to., overall 7î x 9î, small nick to one edge, […]The Adventures of Poor Dragon, An unfortunate and rejected Ranter PublishedNottingham Ordoyno, Printer DescriptionBroadside, 4to., lightly aged, printed one side in double column as issued.The Index To the First Volumn (sic) of the British Apollo, which contains between two and three thousand Answers to Questions in most Arts and Sciences. Published DescriptionFolio, drop head title, 14pp., (A2 -D1), without final blank leaf, light usage, printed in triple column, disbound.GUTHRIE, George James Manuscript report in the form of a letter on the condition of a Mrs. Daniel, whom he is treating. Published Description8vo., single page, (11 lines), holograph, with integral blank leaf laid down on album sheet.COWARD, Arthur R. A Manuscript volume of precision engineering drawings for the experimental armour plating on H.M.S. Colossus. Published DescriptionOblong 4to., 46 drawings, mostly pen and ink with colour wash, a few pencil, plus some loose inserts, contemp calf binding, surface wear, paper spine, clasps.ROUSSET DE MISSY, Jean. Le Procs entre la Grande-Bretagne et L’Espagne ou Recueil des Traitez, Conventionsm M_moires & autres Pi_ces touchant les Demlez entre ces deux Couronnes. Published A la Haye, chez Pierre Gosse DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., title slightly dusty, one persistent wormhole running through text (not serious), (8) 403 pp., good copy in contemp. […]BURNET, Gilbert. The Life and Death of Sir Matthew Hale, Kt. Sometime Lord Chief Justice of His Majesties Court of Kings Bench. PublishedLondon, for William Shrowsbery. DescriptionSecond edition’ 8vo., engraved portrait, small tear to blank margin of title, some light usage (14) 128 pp., contemporaray calf, recent reback.SAMPSON, W.H. [Manuscript]. Couer de Lion. Published n.d. n.p. Description8vo., 50 pages written in one neat hand, bound in original half black roan morocco, spine worn with most of leather stripped off.Church of England Constitutions and Canons Ecclesiasticall. Treated upon by the Bishop of London, President of the Conuocation for the Province of Canterbury, and the rest of the Bishops and Clergie of the sayd Prouince: And agrred upon with the Kings Maiesties Licence in the Synode begun at London Anno Dom 1603. And in the […]The State of the Representation of England and Wales, Delivered to the Society, the Friends of the People, asociated for the Purpose of obtaining a Parliamentary Reform, on Saturday the 9th of February 1793 Published London, Printed, by Order of the Society, for D.Stuart Description4to., (2), 38pp., partly untrimmed, modern plain boards, paper labelPRIESTLEY, Joseph Dr. Priestley’s Letters to the Candidates for Orders in Both Universities on Subscription to Articles of Religion, with an Address to Conforming Arians, &c. First printed in 1735. Reprinted for the use of the Junior and Senior Students. Published (Cambridge?) Sold by J. & j. Merrill and J.Bowtell, Cambridge; D.Prince, Oxford and J.Johnson. […]A New Leaf for an Old Book of Common Prayer. Published (London) by H.Humphrey DescriptionSingle sheet, 7″ x 10″, uncoloured Aquatint by Sayers, printed one side, as issued.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.Asinus Onustus. The Asse Overladen. To His Loving, and Deare Mistresse, Elizabeth the Blessed Queene of England. This Booke was delivered to Queene Eliz: being at None-Such.Jul. 27. Anno 1589 Published London for John Williams DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., light waterstains, (8), 69, (1)pp., disboundTo Sportsmen. Eley’s Patent Wire Cartridges, for Shooting Game, Wild-Fowl, Wood-Pigeons, Rooks, Rabbits, Snipe, &c. at Long Distances. Published (colop) (London) Printed by R.Macdonald Description8vo., drop head title, woodcut illustrations, 4pp., disbound.The Heads of the Nation Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured etching, printed one side on good quality paper as issued.A Bold stroke for a Wife no Chicken Hazard. Published (London) by S.W.Fores DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured engraving by Heath, cut close to plate line at top edge, printed one side as issued.DAVIDSON, W.J.M. Manuscript titled “Notes on Photography”. Published (London?) Description8vo., 93 written pages (approx. 10,500 words) written in one neat hand, bound in contemporary half black roan morocco.Nos numerus sumus. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, engraved, minor damage to bottom leaf hand corner just affecting some letters in the word “Procaccini”, else good copy laid onto semi stiff album sheet.PAMPHILUS (pseud) A Sketch of a Plan for Reducing the Present High Price of Corn and other Provisions, and for Securing Plenty of Both For the Time to Come. In a Letter to a Member of Parliament. Published London Printed for M.Hingeston DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., half title, table, (4), 27, (1)p., disbound.A Form of Prayer and Thanksgiving to Almighty God; To be used In all Churches and Chapels throughout those Parts of the United Kingdom called England Ireland, on Thursday the Thirteenth Day of January 1814, being the Day appointed by Proclamation for a General Thanksgiving to Almighty God. To acknowledge the great Goodness and Mercy […]HILL, Rowland Village Dialogues, Between Farmer Littleworth and Thomas Newman, Rev. Messrs. Lovegood, Dolittle, and Others. PublishedLondon Printed for T. Williams, Stationers Court, Ludgate Street. DescriptionSecond Edition, with corrections and additions, 12 mo., woodcut vignette within title, 126, (6) pp., in original marbled paper boards, vellum spine now with some wear but sound, hand-written label.SUTTON, Robert Manuscript Credentials, written in Latin, to enable Robert Sutton, Second Baron Lexington, visit Denmark on Affairs of SDtate. Published(London?) DescriptionFolio, single leaf, 23 lines written one side in Latin in a legible hand, verso docketed, has been folded.Tobacco Advert – ñMackay’s best Virginia, No. 7. Wych-Street, Drury Lane.î Published(London) DescriptionSingle sheet, 2 3/4î x 2î, woodcut border, ink blob, printed one side as issued.Divinity PublishedLondon Printed for Carington Bowles DescriptionSingle sheet, plate size 4 1/2î x 6î, with margins, hand coloured Mezzotint by James Watson after Adriaen van Ostade. minor dustiness to margins, printed one side as issued.Freehold Estate At Withington in the Parish of Leigh. To be Sold by Auction, by Wright and Son, At the House of Mrs Turner, the Inn in Church Leigh in the County of Stafford, on Thursday the 17th Day of November 1803,……… PublishedNo place Witton Printer DescriptionBroadside, folio, printed one side as issued.Stedall’s Patent Scolecothic Ventilator to Cure all Smoky Chimneys caused by Wind, also a Cheap and Efficient Mode of Ventilating all Rooms, Buildings, &c. That Require a Circulation of Air. Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, tall slim folio, fine woodcut illustrations, cut close at outer edge, printed one side, has been folded for mailing.Fille D'Auberge. Published(London) DescriptionBroadside, overall 5 1/2î x 8î, etching by Bretherton after Bunbury, tipped onto backing sheet.WILKES, John Manuscript of the Will and Testament of John Wilkes of Milland House, Sussex, author of ñEncyclopedia Londinensisî. PublishedNo place DescriptionLarge folio, 12 pages of text, mostly written recto only, Secretary hand, each page signed by Wilkes, some light dustiness, stitched.TICHBORNE, James Francis A Manuscript containing the Libretto of Eight Hunting or Sporting Songs of Hampshire origin. Published Description4to., 34pp., beautifully written in a neat sloping hand without corrections, in original stiff paper wrappers.LOUIS XIV Edit du Roy, Qui revoque la communication de la peine des Galeres en celle du fouet, portee par les Articles XVII & IX du titre dix-sept de lOrdonnance du mois de May 1680 Published Chez Francois Muguet DescriptionFolio, woodcut ornament, 4pp., lightly aged, but sound, uncut as issued.(Palissot de Montenoy, Charles). La Dunciade, Poeme, en dix Chants, Nouvelle dition, revue, corrig_e & enrichie d’un Commentaire, plus complet que tous ceux des ditions pr_c_dentes. PublishedLondres DescriptionFirst edition thus, 12mo., engraved portrait, half title, 299 (1) pp., good copy in contemporary mottled calf, full gilt spine.Trap ad crucem; or the Papists Watch-word. Being an impartial account of some late informations taken before several of His Majesties Justices of the Peace in and about the City of London. Also a relation of the several fires that of late have hapened in and about the said City. Published for Publick good, and […](RAISSON, H.N.) Cordon Bleu. Nouvelle Cuisiniere Bourgeoise, redigee et mise par ordere alphabetique par Mademoiselle Marguerite. Published Paris, a la Librairie Encyclopedique de Roret. DescriptionNinth edition, augmented, 16mo., woodcut frontispiece, 192 pp., minor spotting, contemporary half calf, light wear.Sanderson, Robert Judicium Universitatis Oxoniensis, de 1. Solenni Liga & Foedere. 2. Juramento Negativo. 3. Ordinationibus Parlamenti circa Disciplina & Cultum. In plena Convocatione 1. Junii 1647. Communibus Suffragiis (nemine contradicente) promulgatum. Published (London) Prosant apud Ri. Royston DescriptionFirst Latin edition, 12mo., woodcut frontispiece of the University Arms, (20), 90pp., nicely bound in full 18th […]Prospectus of the Formation of a Topographical Society. Published Broadway, Printer, Gilmour (Middle Hill Press) DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., printed one side, with an integral blank leaf, as issued.GREY, Thomas The Speech of the Right Honourable Thomas Earl of Stamford, Lord Gray of Grooby, &c. at the General Quarter-Sessions held for the County of Leicester, at Michaelmas, 1691, His Lordship being made CUSTOS ROTULORUM for the said County by the Late Lord Commissioners of the Great Seal. Published London: Printed for Richard Baldwin, […]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.REES, Abraham The Doctrine of Christ, the Only Effectual Remedy against the Fear of Death: and the Union of Good Men in the Future World: In Two Sermons, preached at Cambridge On Lord’s Day, June the 27th, 1790. On Occasion of the Death of the late Rev. Robert Robinson, Who died at Birmingham, June the […]WESLEY, John A Call to Backsliders. A Sermon on Psalm lxxvii.7,8. Published London by R.Hawes, and sold at the Foundery in Moorfields DescriptionThird edition, 8vo., 23, (1)pp., disbound.A Musical Doctor & His Scholars. Published (London?) DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured Aquatint by Rowlandson, with plain black border, printed one side as issued.Biblia ad Vetustissima Exemplaria Nunc Recens Castigata: In quibus praeter ea, quae subsequens Praefatio indicat, capita singula Ita versibus distincta sunt, ut numeri prafixi, Lectorem nec remorentur, & loca quaesita tanquam digito demonstrent. Hebraea, Chaldrae, Graeca, et Latina Nominum Virorum, Mulierum, Populorum, Idolorum, Urbiu,, Fluuiorum, Montium, caeterorumque locorum, quae in Bibliis leguntur restituta cum Latina […]Arferion a Defodau Priodas. Yn Mhlith Amryw Genedloedd y Ddaea R. Wedi ei Gyfieithu or’ Saesonaeg. Published Trefriw gan J.Jones DescriptionFirst edition, 12mo., woodcut illustration within title, 16pp., disbound.BURKE, Edmund Mr. Burke’s Speech On the 1st December 1783, upon The Question for the Speaker’sLeaving the Chair, In Order for the House to Resolve Itself into a Committee on Mr. Fox’s East India Bill. Published London for J.Dodsley DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., half title, (4), 105, (1)pp., light dustiness to half title, disbound.June 17th, 1786. Sale of Books, Folio, Paper Cases, Maps, Prints, and Letter-Cases, At the Shop late Mr. Haworth’s, Grocer, in St. Mary’s-Gate, Manchester. Published (Manchester) DescriptionSingle sheet, sm. 4to., 15cm x 15cm., light stains grinning through, laid down on backing sheet.Musical Circulating Library, No. 20 Titchborne Street, Piccadilly, and Bow Church Yard, Cheapside. Published(colop) (London) Harjette and Savill, Printers. DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., very fine copy, printed one side as issued.The Exciseman. Sung with unbounded Applause by Mr.Bannister, Mr. Dignum, and Mr. Taylor. PublishedLondon Laurie and Whittle DescriptionBroadside, small folio, hand coloured engraving by I.Cruickshank, letter press song beneath, light usage, laid down on stiff board.Mrs Figs Card Party Disturbed Published(London) T. Tegg DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand-coloured engraving by Isaac Cruickshank after Woodward, cut close on three sides to line border, printed one side.Ax About. PublishedLondon Printed for & Sold by Bowles & Carver DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î, fine hand-coloured Mezzotint, printed one side as issued.An Allegorical Representation of Her most Excellent Majesty Queen Charlotte Croun’d with Laurel by Britannia, & surrounded by Charity, Industry & Commerce. PublishedLondon by Rt. Laurie & Js. Whittle DescriptionSingle sheet, folio, 350 x 250mm., hand coloured Mezzotint, some early damping evidence to lower portion where is the verse, margins dusty with a stain to […]Report from the Committee appointed to Examine the Physicians who have attended His Majesty, During his Illness, Touching the State of His Majesty’s Health. PublishedLondon Printed for J.Stockdale DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., 16pp., disboundThe Tooth Ache, or, Torment & Torture. Published(London) By John Fairburn DescriptionBroadside, small folio, hand coloured etching by Thomas Rowlandson, very light busage, printed one side as issued.Manuscript Note (brief but detailed) written in French analyzing the difficulties which Napoleon would face if he contemplated invading Sweden and Finland. PublishedNo place DescriptionSingle sheet , 6î x 6î, 18 lines (approx 220 words), written in a neat French hand.Manuscript Wine bill issued by the wine dealer -Cornelius Dutch to Hannah Munday for supply of Canary Wine, Olde Hock, Champaine &c. Published(Peckham) DescriptionSmall 4to., single sheet, written in manuscript.(WOLCOT, John) Peter and Aesop, A St. Giles Eclogue. Published Printed for Murray and Highley, J.Harding, and V.Griffith by Davis, Wilks and Taylor DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., half title , vii, (1), 38, (2)pp., disbound.EDWARD, Prince of Wales. Autograph Letter written by the Princes Secretary to the Reverent W. Howell Evans in which the Prince allows his name to appear as Patron for the 1892 Rhyl Eisteddfod. Published Description8vo., holograph, 15 lines, written both sides of a single sheet, with mourning black edging.GOODMAN, John. Seven Sermons preach’d upon Several Occasions. To which is added, The Golden Rule; or, the Royal Law of Equity explained. PublishedLondon, for Robert Clavel and Luke Meredith DescriptionFirst edition, first issue, 8vo., (8) 318 (2) pp , contemp. panelled calf, lightly rubbed, sound.DAVIES, Myles. Athenae Britannicae: or a Critical History of the Oxford and Cambridge Writers and Writings, with Those of the Dissenters and Romanists, as well as other Authors and Worthies, both Domestick and Foreign, both Ancient and Modern. Together With an Occasional Freedom of Thought, in Criticizing and Comparing the Parallel Qualifications of the most […]TANNER, John Angelus Britannicus: An Ephemeris For the Year of our Redemption, 1692. Being the Bisextile or Leap-Year. Published London by W.H. for the Company of Stationers Description8vo., printed in red and black throughout, some light early damp staining, (48)pp., disbound.Radcliffe, John – Editor Bibliotheca Chethamensis: sive Bibliothecae publicae Mancuniensis Ab Humfredo Chetham Armigero fundatae Catalogus exhibens Libros in Varias Classes pro Varietate Argumenti Distributos. Published Mancunii. Excudebat J.Harrop & Henricus Smith DescriptionFirst edition, 3 vols., 8vo., engraved portrait, very fine set, handsomely bound in full early 19th Century polished calf, gilt line border by […]Filial Duty, Recommended and Enforced, By a Variety of Instructive and Entertaining Stories, of Children who have been Remarkable for Affection to their Parents. Also Some Striking Instances of Children who have Behaved in an Undutiful and Unnatural Manner to their Parents. The Whole Founded on Historical Facts. Published London for E.Newbery Description12mo., engraved frontispiece, […]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 […]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.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.PUSEY, Edward Bouverie The Church of England leaves Her Children Free to whom to Open Their Griefs. A Letter to the Rev. WQ.U.Richards, Minister of All Saints, St. Mary-le-Bone. Published Oxford. John Henry Parker and sold by F. & J. Rivington DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., (8), iv, 199, (1)pp., trifle dusy in original printed wrappers, uncut […]Manuscript Song titled “The Loss of H.M.Ship Prosperine by the crew Feby 5th 1798” Published No place Description8vo., 2 pages, written in one neat hand, with integral blank leaf, has been folded.Mutual Accusation. Published (London) Publish’d by Bretherton DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., etched from a drawing by Bunbury, very nice copy, printed one side.Fairburn’s List of all the Members returned to serve in the New Parliament, 1818. Published (London) Printed and Published by John Fairburn Description8vo., drop head title, 8pp., remains of stitching, untrimmed as issued.The Country singing Clerk on a Sunday Published (London) by M.Darly DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., engraved , printed one side.The Great Egypyian Fortune Teller. Containing The Art of Telling Fortunes by Cards, Dice, Dominoes, Lines in the Hands, &c. &c., Judgements for the 29 Days of the Moon. The Signification of Moles. Directions to Choose a Husband by the Hair. To Know How Soon a Person will be Married. How to tell the Character […]M.,A. An Accout of a Second Dream at Harwich, Supplying all the Omissions and Defects in the First Dream. In a Letter to the same Member of Parliament, about the Camisars. Published London. DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., 16pp., disbound.The Pay & Subsistence of his Majesty’s Land Forces on the British & Irish Establishments. Published(London) Printed for John Millan near the Admiralty Office. DescriptionBroadside, large folio, overall 13î x 15î, engraved by G.Child, has been folded, printed one side as issued.Manuscript titled: ñWords in Renald’s history of the East & West Indies for the definition of which I had to look to the Dictionary. Feby 10th 1792î Published Description4to., 9 pages written in the same neat hand, plus blank leaves, some light usage, in original limp paper wrappers.Don Tonsorio, Chiverere Scrapere, Trimerado, Cove of the Sniveling Chive, Vulgarly call’d A Barber. PublishedLondon Sold by G. Bickham DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, 10î x 14î, engraved by George Bickham Junior, some light foxing, discolouring, and a few brown spots and grubbiness, some marginal tears, printed one side, laid down on backing sheet.BONNETT, John Scraps selected by John Bonnett, Printer, Dorchester, Dorset. Published(Dorchester) Description4to., in excess of 100 leaves, filled in with numerous scraps, illustrations &c. including approx. 70 individually printed pieces, the whole rather loose in a contemp. half roan morocco binding, worn.Portchester Castle, Its Origin, History and Antiquities. PublishedPortsea. W.Woodward Description12mo., double page tinted lithograph frontispiece, 109, (1)pp., slightly looser in original blind stamped green cloth gilt, some wear to head of spine.(D’AUVERGNE, Edward) A Relation Of the Most Remarkable Transactions Of the Last Campaigne, in the Confederate Army, Under the Command of His Majesty of Great Britain; and after Of the Elector of Bavaria, in the Spanish Netherlands, Anno. Dom. 1692. PublishedLondon Printed for Dorman Newman DescriptionSole edition, 4to., some dustiness and soiling at ends, Imprimateur […]BRAGGE, William Bibliotheca Nicotiana; A First Catalogue of Books about Tobacco. Collected by William Bragge, F.S.A., Shire Hall, Sheffield. PublishedPrivately Printed (colop.) Birmingham Printed by Josiah Allen Description8vo., half title, small cancelled ex library stamp, (6), 46pp., in 19th Century dark green buckram.Manuscript Poem titled The awakened Conscience. Painted by W. H. Hunt. 1854.’ Published(London) Description8vo., manuscript poem of seven 8-line verses, written in a neat hand on pale blue note paper (4 pages) folded.ARMSTRONG, George Anti-Slavery Meeting at Bristol Published DescriptionBroadsheet, tall slim 12mo.,(two pieces joined together, (overall 7 x 17 1/2) , printed one side.An Act for an Assessment upon England, at the rate of sixty thousand Pounds by the Moneth, for Three Moneths; from the twenty fifth day of March 1657, to the twenty fourth day of June then next ensuing. Published London, by Hen. Hills and John Field DescriptionFolio, title plus 73 pp., mostly Black Letter, disbound.CHARLES V, Emperor. Formula Reformationis per Caesaream Maiestatem Statibus Ecclessiasticis in Comitiis Augustanis ad deliberandum proposita, & ab eisdem, ut pact publicae consulerent, & per eam Ecclesiarum, ac Cleri sui utilitati commodius prouiderent, probata & recepta. Published Excudebat Iuo Schoeffer DescriptionFirst edition?, folio, fine woodcut vignette within title, fine woodcut initial letter, (4), 21 leavesm […]Mss copy of the minutes of a meeting held in the West Riding Constituency of Richard Cobden in which it is resolved to support the efforts of the Financial Reformers, the extension of the electoral franchise, and the support of Richard Cobden both as their M.P. and his reforming objectives. Published Yorkshire, Description4to., 2 1/2 […]HONE, William. Hone’s Interesting History of the Memorable Blood Conspiracy, carried on by S. MacDaniel, J. Berry, J. Egan, and J. Salmon, Thief-Takers, and their Trials and Sentences, in 1756, for procuring two boys to commit a robbery, in order to get the reward for their conviction, and obtaining an innocent lad to be executed, […]A Peep at the P*v****n; or, boiled mutton with caper sauce, at the Temple of Joss. A Satirical Poem. Published London, for E. Wilson, DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., fine woodcut illustrations by Isaac Cruikshank, (2) 28 (2) pp., disbound.A New Invention or A paire of Cristall Spectacles By helpe whereof may be read so small a Print that what twenty sheetes of paper will hardly containe shall be discover’d in one; besides, they have such a speciall vertue in them, that he that makes right use of them though hee hath been blinde […]James II By the King, A Proclamation For Continuing the Collection of the Customs and Subsidies of Tonnage and Poundage. Published London by the Assigns of John Bill deceased and by Henry Hills and Thomas Newcomb DescriptionBroadside, folio, woodcut arms and initial letter, light dustiness, printed one side as issued.Reflections on the Letter to Dr. Waterland, and the Defence of it. Published London for J.Watts DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., 34pp., disbound.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.JOYCE, Jeremiah – Editor An Analysis of Paley’s View of the Evidences of Christianity. In Three Parts. Published Cambridge by B.Fowler for J.Deighton, (&c) DescriptionSecond edition, Corrected, 8vo., (5), 8-84, (4)pp., disbound.ADAMS, Nehemiah A South Side View of Slavery Published Boston. Ticknor and Fields DescriptionFourth edition, 8vo., 224pp., almost mint copy in original cloth, spine ever so slightly sunned.(BATE, George) The Regall Apology:or, the Declaration of the Commons, Feb.11.1647. Canvassed. Wherein Every Objection, and their whole Charge Against His Majesty is cleared, and for the most part, retorted. Published (London) DescriptionSole edition, 4to., (2), 92pp, few minor spots and dustiness, wide margined copy, in later quarter calf, marbled paper sides.The Lyon in Love, or the Political Farmer. An Aesopian Tale, Applicable to the present Times. Published (London ) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraving with verse beneath, light usage, printed one side as issued.BAKER, John The Christian House, built by Truth on a Rock. Or, an Antidote to Infidelity. Published London Printed for the Author & Sold by W.Williams. DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., fine illustrations by John Baker of Sydenham, single line of text cropped at foot of two leaves, 20pp., disbound.The Unfortunate Discovery. Published London Printed for & Sold by Carrington Bowles DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured Mezzotint, minor early damping, printed one side as issued.(MASON, William) The Lyrical Part of the Drama of Caractacus; as altered by the Author, and as spoken and sung at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. The Music by Dr. Arne. Published London for R.Horsfield and J.Dodsley DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., 21, (1)pp., disbound.Damien. Manufacture de Papiers Peints, Veloutes, facon, d’Angleterre & de la Chine, & Papiers nucs imitant les Haute-lisses, du Sieur Damien, Carrefour de Bussy, au coin des rues Dauphine & Mazarine, au grand Balcon de la belle Maison neuve. Published (Paris?) De l’imp. de la V.Thiboust, place de Cambrai. DescriptionSingle sheet, oblong 8vo., 7″ x […]FLETCHER, John A Second Check to Antinomianism; occasioned by A Late Narrative, In Three Letters, To the Hon. and Rev. Author. By the Vindicator of the Reverend Mr. Wesley’s Minutes. PublishedLondon Printed by W.Strahan and sold by G.Keith, E.Cabe, M.Englefield DescriptionFirst edition, 12mo., half title, xi, (1), 109. (1)pp., light usage, disbound.Manuscript headed ñThe following Acrostic is recommended to be placed under the bust of J–n W—s, Esqr. lately finished by Mr. Dolbyî. PublishedLondon? Description4to., an Acrostic comprising two 4 line verses written one side in a neat, bold hand, with integral blank leaf, the whole has been folded as though for mailing.(VICCARS, John) A Discovery of the Rebels. By J.V. Prisoner Published(London) DescriptionFirst issue, 4to., woodcut border to title, woodcut ornament, (2), 20pp., stitched as issued.Christ’s Agony in the Garden of Gethsemene PublishedLondon Printed for Bowles & Carver DescriptionSingle sheet, plate size 4 1/2î x 6î, with margins, small nick in bottom leaf hand corner, Mezzotint after Domenichino, printed one side.The Coalition: or, an Historical Memorial of the Negotiations for Peace, between His High and Mightiness of C—-M—-t and His Sublime Excelleny of H—Y—S. With the Vouchers. Published by Authority of One of the Contracting Powers. PublishedLondon Printed for J.Hinxman DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., half title, 23, (1)pp., ends trifle dusty, uncut, stitched as issued.Armenian Cement. PublishedNo place DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., 22 lines (approx 220 words), written one side in a neat sloping hand.The Card Party PublishedLondon by John P Thompson DescriptionBroadside, sq. 4to., overall 9 1/2î x 8 1/2î, hand coloured etching by Caldwell after Touers, printed one side.Manuscript headed ñInvoice of Powder Flasks shipped on board of the John Bull for Singapore to and on account of……….î including a letter of instruction addressed to ñMy Dear H.K.î Published(Birmingham?) Description4to., written one side of leaf in one hand, with integral blank leaf, half torn away, has been folded for mailingLISTER,- ? Autograph Note addressed to Mr Radcliffe of Messrs Settle & Hatfield No 16 Scotland St. Sheffield giving the formulas for three receipts, one domestic and two medical. Published DescriptionSingle leaf, folio, written one side, addressed with remains of seal to verso, has been folded for mailing.Grubbe Family Manuscript Programmes for two performances; the first Beauty and the Beast, the second Coz and Boz, to be performed by members of the Grubbe Family at the Theatre Royal, 23 Queens Square. Published DescriptionThree sheets 8vo., written in two hands one side.Ingratitude. A Poem. Inscribed to the Most Grateful of Mankind. (&c). The Third Edition. Revised and Corrected, with further Additions. Published London for J. Williams Description4to., ends trifle dusty, one catchword shaved, (2) 22 pp., recent plain boards.History of Paul Jones, the Pirate. Published Newcastle, by W. & T. Fordyce. Description12mo., woodcut portrait vignette within title, 24 pp., disbound.HONE, William. Another Article for the Quarterly Review. Published London, for William Hone. DescriptionSecond edition, 8vo., 32 pp., disbound.Programme of the Grand Jubilee Procession, to take place in Edinburgh on Friday 10th August 1832, in Honour of the Passing of the Reform Bills. Published (Edinburgh) Printed at the North Briton Office Description8vo., drop head title, 3, (1) pp., has been folded, disbound.Proceedings of a General Court Martial held at the Horse-Guards, on the 24th and 27th of March, 1792, for the Trial of Capt. Richard Powell, Lieut Christopher Seton, and Lieut John Hall, of the 54th Regiment of Foot; on several Charges preferred againstv them respectively by William Cobbett, Late Serjeant-Major of the said Regiment, Together […](PARKER, Samuel – Editor) Censura Temporum. The Good or Ill Tendencies of Books, Sermons, Pamphlets, &c. Impartially consider’d, In a Dialogue between Eubulus and Sophronius. For the Month of August 1708 Published London for H.Clements Description4to., pages numbered (2), 227 – 254, (2)., some dustiness to ends, and marginal fraying, stitched as issued.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.BREECE, Evan Y Cantor, yn cynwys Detholion Barddonol, sef Carolau Emynau Newyddion, Englynton Coffadwriaethol am amrai anwylion ymadawedig, can ar Ostegiad Y Dymhestl ar y mor, yn nghyda Chyfieithiadau o Linellau Saesonig, &c. &c. Published Llanidoles. gan J.Jones DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., 36pp., disbound.An Account how the Earl of Essex Killed Himself in the Tower of London, The 13th of July 1683. As it appears by the Coroners Inquest, and the several Informations following. Published London by the Assigns of John Bill Deceased and by Henry Hills and Thomas Newcomb DescriptionFirst edition, folio, woodcut Royal Arms within title, […]
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