A.R. Heath: Dealer of Rare Books & Manuscripts
“I have been dealing in rare books, pamphlets, manuscripts and ephemera since 1963 with particular emphasis on scarce, unusual and important items. We operate from private premises in Clifton, Bristol, and visitors are welcome by appointment only. We aim to provide a professional and efficient service, and if you have any questions or comments please do not hesitate to contact us.”
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- Some Thoughts upon a Bill for General Naturalization: Addressed to Those of all Denominations who act upon Whig-Principles. Published London DescriptionSole edition, folio, fine woodcut ornament within title, 8pp., light usage, as issued but has been folded.CHARLES II By the King a Proclamation Commanding the immediate Return of all His Majesties Subjects who are in any Foreign Seminaries, and Forbidding Relief to be sent to them. Published London DescriptionBroadside, in two sheets, folio, printed in black letter, one side as issued.A True Copy of the Papers Delivered by Mr. Rob. Chernocke, Mr. Ed. King, Mr. Th. Key, To the Sheriffs of London and Middlesex, at Tyburn, the Place of Execution, March 18th 1695/6. Published (colop) London DescriptionBroadside, folio, printed both sides as issued. Wing T2654
CALLING OUT THE MILITIA TO HELP DEFEAT PRINCE CHARLES AT THE FINAL BATTLE OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR - BATTLE OF WORCESTERAn Act Concerning the Militia’s in the respective Counties within this Common-Wealth. Published London DescriptionBroadside, large folio, woodcut Commonwealth Arms, lightly aged, printed one side, untrimmed as issued.List of Representatives in Parliament of the Borough of Plymouth. Collected from the extant Returns and other Authentic Souces; with An Annexed Description of the Character of, and Parties to the Returns, as well as of the Electors at Different Periods. Published (colop) Plymouth DescriptionLarge folio, drop head title, 4pp printed in three columns, as […]A Table of the several Tolls appointed to be taken at the several Turnpike Gates on the Road from Darlington to West-Auckland, from the 30th Day of April, 1808. Published (Darlington) DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, printed one side, with figures in five columns, untrimmed as issued.MILNER, Isaac A long and detailed Autograph Letter in which he expands on his chemical experiments where he discovers that it is air and not water that causes oxidation of lead and describes experiments to produce a tincture of sulphur to identify lead in other substances. Published Deanery (Carlisle) Description4to., 4 pages, (approx 500 words), […]WHINCOP, Thomas An interesting Autograph Letter written to the zealous Protestant Minister, Thomas Horrocks, saying that in thanks for many favours he has left an item of clothing which can be altered if necessary. Published (London) The Georg. in Lombard Street Description4to., 16 lines, (approx 150 words), holograph, with integral address leaf, and with some […]WYNDHAM, William A Fine & Extensive Autograph Letter written to an unnamed recipient requesting information about the long delayed and disastrously handled delivery of arms to the Royalist Army in the Vendee region of North West France during the Vendee War. Published London Description4to., 3 pages (approx 380 words), holograph, blank fourth page docketed, has […]
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- (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.Considerations on a Memorial of the Dutch East-India-Company to the States General. Humbly Offered to Parliament. Published (coliop) (London) Those Considerations are to be had at the Bible and Crown in Lombard Street, DescriptionFolio, drop head title, colophon imprint cropped showing only the top half of the line, 4pp., fine copy, disbound.WINTHROP, John An Account of the Earthquake felt in New England, and the neighbouring parts of America, on the 18th November 1755. In a Letter to Tho. Birch, D.D. Secret. R.S. by Mr.Professor Winthrop, of Cambridge in New England. Published (London for Lockyer Davies) DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., drop head title, page numbered 1-18, disbound.My Aunt!! Published London by Wm. Holland DescriptionBroadside, large folio, fine hand coloured engraved illustration , text beneath, printed one side as issued.The Irish Stubble Goose, with scarce a Feather left. Published (Dublin) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, light usage, has been folded, printed one side.Sketches of the Life of Billy Cobb, and the Death of Tommy Pain. Compiled from Original Documents, obtained in an Original Manner. With Cuts. To which is added, An Expostulatory Epistle to Mr. Hone, the Lunarian. By the Author of the Dorchester Guide. Published London Printed (for the Author) and sold by Dean and Munday […]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.The Exact Narrative of the Conflict at Dunkeld Betwixt the Earl of Angus’s Regiment and the Rebels, Collected from several Officers of that Regiment, who were Actors in, or Eye-witnesses to, all that’s here Narrated, in reference to these Actions, Published(colop) Edinburgh Printed according to Order Description4to., drop head title, minor usage, 8pp., as issued.To My Country I My Pen Consign. Published(London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved, cut close to line border,printed one side as issued.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.The Slap up Swell wot Drives Whenever he Pleases. Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, hand coloured engraving, bright copy, laid down on album sheet.Venus Attired by the Graces Published(London) by H. Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured aquatint by James Gillray.LOCK, Emily Autograph Letter written on behalf of Princess Christian to Mrs Haly thanking her for sending the lines about her brother which ñmuch interests the Princessî PublishedCumberland Lodge, Windsor Description8vo., 8 lines written in a neat sloping hand, written recto, with integral blank leaf.An Act for Discovering, Convicting and Repressing of Popish Recusants. Published London by Henry Hills and John Field DescriptionFirst edition, folio, woodcut Commonwealth Arms with title, (2), 21, (1)pp., disbound.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.Wellesley, Richard Colley. Autograph Letter written to to Lord Liverpool on Parliamentary matters, but particularly pressing for all assistance to be given to Brigadier General Bonham in his Parliamentary career. Published Apsley House, (London) Description4to., 1 1/2 pages, holograph. Richard Colley Wellesley (1760-1842) Governor-general of India and Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, elder brother of the […]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 […]The Ganders addressing the Lion, to have the Elephant remov’d. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, overall 11″ x 15″, engraved hand coloured illustration with poems beneath printed in parallel double column, the whole laid down on backing sheet.Gedenkwaardige Uitzetting van Louis van Brunswyk (translates as “Memorable Expulsion of Louis Brunswick”) Published Amsterdam? DescriptionBroadside, 4to., engraved with letterpress verse beneath, tipped onto album sheet.What’s!. This My Girl Nan. Published (London) M.Darly DescriptionBroadside, small folio, 7″ x 10″, hand colored engraving, printed one side as issued.The Bishopric Genuine Designs Executed Gratis. Published (London) by S.W.Fores DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured engraving by Kingsbury?., nice copy printed one side as issued.The Methodist Taylor caught in Adultery. Published London for Roby Sayer DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved by Cabbage, part of lower margin frayed just clipping part of imprint, remainder of sheet in good condition.William Corder. As he appeared in Bury Gaol a few days previous to his Trial. Published London. by Knight & Lacy DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured Aquatint illustration, plate size 5 1/2″ x 8 1/4″, printed one side as issued.A Sketch, taken near Fishmonger’s Hall PublishedLondon By S.W.Fores DescriptionBroadside, folio, etching by Thomas Jones, light early waterstain and slight creasing, printed one side as issued.STRODE, Sir John Autograph Letter written to ñthe Right Honorable his Majies. Commissioner of his Nameî at Lisbon advising that he has obtained a ship, the ñMarieî owned by Mr. Jacob to carry victuals to Lisbon. PublishedNo place. DescriptionFolio, single page, 7 lines holograph, signed, with integral address leaf with seal and has been folded […]An Exact Representation of the Coronation Dinner in Westminster Hall. Published(London) Printed and Sold by J. Bailey, 116, Chancery Lane. DescriptionBroadside, folio, fine hand coloured woodcut illustration, descriptive text beneath, Etruscan style woodcut border filled in colour was, minor damage to bottom leaf hand corner, the whole laid down on backing sheet.Manuscript – Account of the Fisheries in River Tyne & Names of Proprietors Published(Newcastle?) Description4to; single sheet, written both sides, has been folded.A North Briton Extraordinary. PublishedLondon Reprinted for W. Nicoll DescriptionFirst London printing, 8vo., some foxing and ageing, 23, (1)pp., disbound.Manuscript Composition of Four Sacred Texts comprising 3 poems and a Hymn. Published DescriptionFolio, 4 pages, total 83 lines (approx 700 words) written in one neat bold hand.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 […]HUTTON, MATTHEW An Interesting Autograph Letter written most likely to Thomas Sprat, Dean of Westminster responding to a request for information from within his own collection on the subject of Registra Zouch. 1343. Published Ayhno Description4to., single sheet written one side in a neat holograph hand, 16 lines.(SAMBOURNE, S?) The Poetic guide to Clifton, Bristol, and Neighbourhood; with Historical Notes, Legends and Tales. By a visitor of Clifton. Published Bristol: C.T. Jefferies, Printer. DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., half title, 56 pp., errata slip, original printed and illustrated blue paper decorated semi-stiff boards, some surface rubbing.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 […]TOWNSEND, John Estate and Canal Office. Proprietary Shares in the Grand Junction, Leeds and Liverpool, Kennet and Avon, Lower Medway, and all other Canals; in the Imperial and Globe Insurance Offices, the New Commercial and Surry Rail Roads, and in the West India and London Dock Companies, Bought and Sold By Private Contract. Agency Business, […]LE ROY, David. Nouvelles Recherches sur le Vaisseau Long des Anciens, sur Les Voiles Latines, et sur les Moyens de Diminuer les Dangers que courent les Navigateurs; Lues a l’Academie des Belles-Lettres, a la rentree publique de Paques, annee 1786: servant de suite a l’Ouvrage qui a pour titre: Les Navires des Anciens, &c. Published […]A Parliamentary Debate in Pipes’s Ground. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, printed one side as issued.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.A Noble Commander from South Gloucester. Taken on the Steyne at Brighton. Published (London) by Dighton DescriptionBroadside, small folio, hand coloured etching, printed one side with light dustiness, removed from a scrap album with evidence of same on blank verso.The Merits and Defects of the Dead by their Ingenious Secretary. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, overall 19″ x 12″, hand-coloured engraving by William Austin, minor usage, printed one side as issued.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.The Great and Glorious Days of Queen Bess. Published(London) H.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, small oblong 4to., engraved, printed one side.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.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.NOBLE, Mark An interesting Autograph Letter to a Publisher requesting a response to the writer's having sent a Manuscript with a view to publication. The letter has been endorsed -îThe work declined Octr. 17th 1797î. PublishedBarming Parsonage (Warwickshire) Description4to, single sheet, written one side, holograph, 8 lines (approx 100 words), has been folded for mailing.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.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 […]JUNIUS (pseud) A Letter from Junius To His Royal Highness The Prince Regent Published London by W. Horncastle DescriptionSole edition. 8 vo., half title, 22 (2) pp., uncut, stitched as issued.Official Manuscript Copy of a Letter from the Navy Board to the Lords of the Admiralty respecting the Estimates for the Wear and Tear of Ships both at Sea and in Harbour. Published (London). Navy Office DescriptionFolio, beautifully written in a clerical Copper Plate hand, 13pp., (approx. 2500 words), with integral blank leaf and final […]
FAMILY COMMONPLACE BOOK KEPT BY A PERSON WHO WAS LATER ONE OF THE VICTIMS IN A FAMOUS VICTORIAN DOUBLE MURDERMOORE, George & family A most interesting Manuscript Commonplace book of Poems & Songs Published London DescriptionLarge 4to volume containing 65 pieces, some of several pages, all tipped into a scrapbook with no covers.A Tenth Rejected or The Dandyfied Coxcomb in a Bandbox. Published (London) By John Fairburn DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, fine original hand coloured engraving by Charles Williams, fine condition, but laid down on semi still card.WILLCOCK, John William. The Laws relating to Inns,m Hotels, Alehouses, and Places of Public Entertainment: to which is added, An Abstract of the Statute For the Regulation of Post Horses. Published London. Saunders and Benning DescriptionFirst edition, 12mo., small ex library stamp, xvi, 169, (3)pp., untrimmed copy in the original printed boards, now very age […]The Bagshot Frolick, or the Pot-lid & the Inkhorn. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, etching, has been folded, printed one side.WILLIAMS, Peter Mynegeir Ysgrythurol: neu Ddangoseg Egwyddorol o’r Holl Ymadroddion Yn yr Hen Destament a’r Newydd. Published Caerfryddin (Carmarthen) gan J.Ross DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., end papers frayed, lightly used, iv, (396)pp., in contemp. panelled calf, light rubbing.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, […]HOME, Sir Everard Autograph letter written to Dr. Johnson of Bristol on his election to the Royal Society and saying that some of the Council have proposed an improvement to the names of the leech Glossopora. Also says that he will be glad to see the drawings of the Specimens of Clavicles for his father’s […]A Drap of Whiskey PublishedLondon Printed for & Sold by Carington Bowles DescriptionSingle sheet, 4 1/2î x 6î (plate size) with good margins, hand coloured Mezzotint after Dighton, light dustiness to margins, the whole laid down on backing sheet.The Guard wot looks Arter the Sovereign. Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., fine hand coloured engraving, laid down on backing sheet.Orpheus and Euridyce. Published(London) by H.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured etching , printed one side.A Child that Could not Tell a Lie. An Anecdote of the late President Washington when a Boy. PublishedNo place DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., printed one side, laid down on pink sugar paper, which in turn is laid down on an album leaf.WATSON, William An Account of Mr. Benjamin Franklin’s Treatise, lately published, intituled, Experiments and Observations on Electricity, made at Philadelphia in America; by Wm. Watson, F.R.S. (as printed in the Philsophical Transactions of the Royal Society for 1751) Published (London) Description 4to., 8 and a half pages, numbered pp 202-211, lightly aged, disbound.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 […]Palmerston, Lady E. Autograph Letter written to Lady Oliffe. Published(London) Piccadilly DescriptionSmall 8vo, 3 pages, written in one hand on crested notepaper.CLADERA, Christoval – Editor Espiritu de los Mejores Diarios Literarios que se publican en Europa. (issues 1 – 78) Published Madrid Manual Gonzalez DescriptionSecond collected edition (revised and corrected ) 4to., engraved plate, contemp. mottled calf, gilt.A Piece of Antiquity Painted on the Wall adjoining to the Kitchen of Winchester College, which has been long preserved;&, as oft as occasion requires, is repair’d, wth the following Latin Verses. Published (London?) DescriptionBroadside, folio, 10″ x 15″, engraved with an original hand coloured illustration, text beneath, laid down on blue sugar paper backing […]The British Seaman. Published London, Printed and Sold by Jennings. DescriptionSingle sheet, slim 12mo., woodcut illustration, printed one side as issued.To 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.Divine Flogging. Published (London) Pubd. by M.Darly DescriptionBroadside, folio, etched, good copy laid down on album sheetA Sunday Evening. Published (London) J.Bretherton DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved by Bunbury, nice wide margins, printed one side as issued.Peter Sham Love’s Duel. Published London Pubd. by J.L.Marks DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured etching by J.Lewis Marks, has been folded, printed one side.The Confectioner General Setting forth the H—–l Desert Published(London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, etched, very good clean copy printed one side as issued.Manuscript in Italian and Spanish titled ñLe Propositn di Pace che sa la Republica d’Olanda alla Repca. d’Anghilterraî & ñCapitolazioni della Pace fra L’Inghilterra et L’Olandaî PublishedNo place DescriptionFolio, 3 pages folio, with integral blank page, written in one neat hand, docketed.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.MACARTNEY, George Autograph Letter written to the Bookseller Dodsley? ordering a set of the newly published Hawksworth edition of Dean Swift’s Works. PublishedWhitehall DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., written in a neat sloping hand, holograph, laid down on backing sheet.It is a rule in law (as it now stands) that a Layman can’t prescribe in non decimando (that is) if a Layman has lands which have never paid Tythes within the memory of man, yet he is not therefore discharged, unless he pays some composition or modus in lieu of Tythes. [first paragraph of […]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.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 […]List of Representatives in Parliament of the Borough of Plymouth. Collected from the extant Returns and other Authentic Souces; with An Annexed Description of the Character of, and Parties to the Returns, as well as of the Electors at Different Periods. Published (colop) Plymouth DescriptionLarge folio, drop head title, 4pp printed in three columns, as […]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 […]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, […]A Particular Account of the Dying Behaviour of John Matthews, Who was executed at Oxford, on Monday, August 5, 1822, For a Highway Robbery. Published (Oxford?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., the whole text cut and pasted onto backing sheet.ONDERDONK, Benjamin Treadwell Circular. (A Letter with proposed Prayers written to the “Clergy and Laity of the Diocese of New York” advising & warning that Cholera has “reached the American Shore”.) Published (New York) DescriptionBroadside, small folio, some slight marginal damage to top leaf hand corner with loss of “the C”, paper lightly aged, laid […]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.Call Again To-Morrow Written by C.Dibdin; Composed by Mr. Reeve; and sung by Mr. Smith, with unbound Applause, in the “Magic Minstrel,” at the Aquatic Theatre, Sadlers’ Wells. Published London by Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, large 4to., engraved illustration, letter press text beneath, laid down on backing sheet.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.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 […]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.The Fish-Street Macaroni Published(London) by J.Bretherton DescriptionBroadside, small folio, etched by Bretherton after Bunbury, corners cut, printed one side.BEVERIDGE, Henry. An interesting and detailed Autograph Letter in which Beveridge sets out the spelling and origin of various North Indian Tribes such as the ñGukkarsî or ñGakkarsî and the ñKhilgeesî or ñGilgeesî. PublishedSquires Mount Hampstead (London) Description8vo., 2 pages, (approx 250 words, holograph, with integral blank leaf, has been folded.“Street Toy Seller” PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 8″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.Manuscript Headed ñArthur Henry Hallams Remains. Tennysonî being an early Critique of Romantic Verse. PublishedNo place Description8vo., 8 pages, (approx 1000 words), written in a neat sloping hand, ends trifle dusty.“Begone Dull Care” Idem Graece Redditum 29 Nov. 1834 Published Description8vo., 2 leaves integral, with poem written in English on verso of first leaf and translation into Greek on recto of second leaf untrimmed as issued.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 […](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 […]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 […]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 […]Tax on Post Horses. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside. large oblong folio, fine sepia tinted Aquatint illustration by Paul Sandby, printed one side as issue3d.Draft Manuscript Notes setting out the order for the Funeral Cortege for Edward Stillingfleet, late Bishop of Worcester. Published (Worcester) DescriptionFolio, single sheet, written in one hand, one side, has been folded.The Admiralty Inspection; or, Great Men Looking at Little Things. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, small folio, fine hand coloured engraving, letter press text beneath, printed in double column, one small nick to left hand margin affecting two words (sense not lost), light waterstains, printed one side.Tempora mutantur, et Nos mutamur in illis. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, very good copy 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.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.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.The Man wot Drives the Sovereign Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured engraving, laid down on backing sheet.Debates on Palmistry From an Original Sketch in Oil by Hogarth, in the Possession of Mr. Saml. Ireland. Etched by Jos. Haynes Pupil to the late Mr. Mortemer. Published(London) Published as the Act directs DescriptionOblong folio, overall 14î x 12î, etching by Joseph Haynes, some light foxing, the whole laid down on stiff card.A Catalogue of the highly valuable Collection of Prints, the property of the late Sir Mark Masterman Sykes, Bart. The fifth and last part, containing the Residue of a Series of British Portraits, among which will be found many of the first description, by Blooteling, Loggan, Hollar, White, Smith, W. Faithorne Esq. An Interesting Collection […]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.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.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.At the Council-Chamber in Whitehall, Monday the 22. of October, 1688 Published (colop) London Printed by Charles Bill, Henry Hills and Thomas Newcomb DescriptionFolio, drop head title, woodcut Royal Arms, small library stamps, some light dustiness, 40pp., partly untrimmed, bound in 19th Century half red roan morocco.The true Effigies of the Members of the Calve’s Head Club, Held on ye 30th of January 1734, at ye Golden Eagle in Suffolk street in ye County of Middlesex. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, sm 4to., overall 7″ x 8″, engraved, neatly tipped onto stiff backing sheet.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.Pastoral Published (London) by T.Mclean DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured etching by William Heath, minor usage, one slight marginal split, printed one side as issued.The Old Goat and Young Kid – or The Queensborough Novelist. Published (London) by S.W.Fores DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured engraving by T.S. (ie Francis Sansom? fl. 1784-1799), printed one side as issued.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 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.William Rhodes. His Book PublishedDerby DescriptionPrinted slip, 3î x 1 1/2î, woodcut border, top and bottom, one side as issued.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.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.Robin’s Royal Filters, Sole Office 163, Strand, London, Opposite the New Church. PublishedWoolwich E.Jones, Printer DescriptionBroadside, large 4to., partly printed in Black Letter, minor tear to blank top leaf hand corner, printed both sides, as issued, but has been folded.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.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.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.A Table of the several Tolls appointed to be taken at the several Turnpike Gates on the Road from Darlington to West-Auckland, from the 30th Day of April, 1808. Published (Darlington) DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, printed one side, with figures in five columns, untrimmed as issued.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. […]An Act For the Security of His Highnes the Lord Protector His Person, and Continuance of the Nation in Peace and Safety. Published London by Henry Hills and John Field DescriptionFirst edition, variant, folio, woodcut Commonwealth arms within title page, (2), 10pp., disbound.The Hierarchical Skimington: or a Representation of the Ambitious and Arbitrary Views of a Party. Published (London) Sold by B.Dickenson at Inigo Jones’s Head DescriptionBroadside, engraved oblong folio, couple of short cross tears neatly repaired, printed one side as issued.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, […]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.General Nap turned Methodist Preacher, A New Attempt to Gull the Credulous; Dedicated to Mr. Whitbread. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, hand-coloured engraving by George Cruickshank, letter press text beneath, printed one side as issued.(BULLOCK, C.) A Song in the Comedy call’d Woman’s a Riddle. Set by Willm. Turner. Published (London) DescriptionSingle sheet, folio, engraved music with libretto, printed one side as issued.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.The Robin Hood Society Published(London) by W.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, small 4to., engraved, printed one side as issued.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.JEBB, Samuel (Editor) Bibliotheca Literaria, Being a Collection of Inscriptions, Medals, Dissertations, &c. T be Continued. Numb. 1. for the Year 1722. PublishedLondon Printed for W. and J. Innys and T.Woodward Description4to., some dustiness to ends, a waterstain, 48pp., uncut, stitched as issued.Windmills PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 4 3/4″ x 7 1/2″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.WATSON, Rosamund Marriott. The Blind Ghost. (A Poem by Graham R Tomson) Publishedno place DescriptionFolio, two leaves, integral hand written poem of 9 four line verses, holograph, some corrections, written recto only, lower blank portion of second leaf torn away.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.(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.The Famous Tryal in B.R. between Thomas Neale, Esq; and the Late Lady Theodosia Ivy, the 4th of June, 1684. Before the Right Honourable the Late Lord Jeffreys, Lord Chief Justice of England, for Part of Shadwell in the County of Middlesex. As also The Title of the Creditors of Sir Anthony Bateman, and the […]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.(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.The Bald Fac’d Doe. Published (London) Pub by M.Darly DescriptionBroadside, 8vo., etched by Darly, printed one side as issued.The Little Old Woman and Her Eggs. Published London Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured Mezzotint, some discolouring, and fraying to blank margins, lower blank margin reinforced, printed one side as issued.PRINCE, Thomas A Sermon Deliver’d at the South-Church in Boston, New-England, August 14, 1746. Being the Day of General Thanksgiving for the Great Deliverance of the British Nations, By the Glorious and Happy Victory near Culloden. Obtained by His Royalk Highness Prince William Duke of Cumberland, April 16, in the same Year. Wherein the Greatness […]The Hostages. A Pledge.Tempora mutantur, et Nos mutamur in illis. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, nick in lower margin, minor light usage, printed one side as issued.CHANNING, William Ellery Remarks on the Slavery Question, In a Letter to Jonathan Phillips, Esq. PublishedLondon Charles Fox and Wiley and Putnam DescriptionFirst London edition, 8vo., 79, (1)pp., uncut copy with some chipped fraying in original printed wrappers, rear wrapper loose.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.High Life below Stairs. As it was represented at Cashiobury the seat of the Earl of Essex. Published(London) DescriptionBroadside, large 4to., 11 1/2î x 9 1/2î (plate size), plus good margins, etching by Bretherton after Orde, printed one side as issued.The Cad to the man wot drives the sovereign Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured engraving, laid down on album leaf.(Mr Bird and Miss Snow) Published(London) by H.Bretherton DescriptionBroadside, small folio, overall plate line 9î x 11î, etched and aquatint illustration, some very light early damping, printed one side as issued.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.Manuscript Commonplace Book titled Scrapiana alias Joe Miller & Johnsoniana 1839.1840.1841. Published Description8vo., 104 pages written throughout in the same neat hand, nicely bound in semi-stiff straight grain red morocco, minor rubbing to extremities.FRIEND, Sir John A True Copy of the Papers delivered by Sir John Freind, and Sir William Parkyns, to the Sheriffs of London and Middlesex, at Tyburn, the place of execution, April the 3d. 1696. Published DescriptionBroadside, folio, printed both sides, as issued.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 […]PHILANTROPOS (pseud) Manuscript headed “To the Community in General By Philantropos” Published No place DescriptionSingle sheet, folio, written in one sloping hand, 38 lines, some light dustiness, written one side.The Rival Candidates. Published (London) by W.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved from a drawing by Thomas Rowlandson, hand coloured ( probably later colouring), printed one side as issued.Boney at Brussels Published London by F.W. Fores DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, overall 16″ x 10″, engraved, later hand colouring, printed one side as issued.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.Light Summer Travelling, Only Six Inside. Children Half Price Published London. Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., engraved by I.Cruickshank?, later had colouring, light usage, printed one side as issued.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.Falstaff & His Prince. Published (London) by W.Holland. DescriptionBroadside, 4to., overall 7 1/2″ x 8 1/4″, engraved, printed one side as issued.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.CHARLES II By the King. A Proclamation For a General Fast. PublishedLondon Printed by the Assigns of John Bill, Thomas Newcomb and Henry Hills DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, (2 sheets neatly joined as one), partly black letter, woodcut arms and initial letter, 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 […](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.CLARK, Sir Andrew Autograph letter to B. B. Murray stating that he is unable to accept the invitation to the Chamber of Commerce where he would have given his thanks for the outstanding success of the Bechuanaland Expedition under the command of Sir Charles Warren. PublishedWar Office Description4to., 3 pages (approx 200 words), holograph, with […]SELDEN, John Manuscript invoice issued to James Smart to a half years Sellery for killing Rats and mice Published DescriptionSingle sheet small oblong 4to., written one side.LTTLE, Ernest. J .Manuscript titled Address Read to the Members & Friends of The South African College On the Occasion of the Jubilee Celebration 1887. Published DescriptionFolio, 4 1/2 pages, holograph, 147 lines (approx 1400 words), lightly aged with a few tears.MILNER, Isaac A long and detailed Autograph Letter in which he expands on his chemical experiments where he discovers that it is air and not water that causes oxidation of lead and describes experiments to produce a tincture of sulphur to identify lead in other substances. Published Deanery (Carlisle) Description4to., 4 pages, (approx 500 words), […]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, […]MALCOLM, J.P. An Historical Sketch of the Art of Caricaturing. With Graphic Illustrations. Published London for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown DescriptionFirst edition, 4to., engraved plates, iv, 158, (2)pp., 20th Century half red morocco, gilt.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.The March of the Medical Militants to the Siege of Warwick-Lane-Castle in the Year 1767 Published (London) for Robt Sayer and John Smith DescriptionBroadside, large oblong folio, engraved, fine copy printed one side as issued.SINCLAIR, Sir John Autograph Letter writtten to a Dr. Maineil saying that he will see him in Paris next week, and enquiring whether the apparatus for broken thighs has been found to be the answer in the Hospitals at Brussels. Published (Paris) Hotel de Sane Teschen. Rue de la Madeleine Description8vo., single sheet, 16 lines, […]Nine Tailors making a Man! or Foreign Habits for a Native Prince. Published London by Sidebethem DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand-coloured engraving by Isaac Cruickshank, margins lightly browned, printed one side as issued.(Printed card, completed in Manuscript) To the Honourable Committee of. Shipping I beg leave to present Mr.[Mr John Johnston x x x x x ] for the Appointment of Cadet for the [Bombay Infantry] on one of my Nominations…….. Published (London) Cox, Printer DescriptionStiff card, 4 1/2″ x 3″, printed both sides, short cuts, (no […]Funeral Sermon: Manuscript draft of a sermon to be preached “At Mr. Gould’s Funeral January ye 15th 1704/05”. Published No Place Description4to., 3 1/2 pages (approx 600 words) written in one hand in English, a few corrections, one large sheet folded into 4 pages with integral blanks, slightly dusty.Wood Street Compter. On the east side of Wood Street, stood this Prison pertaining to the Sheriffs of London, built in the Mayorality of Sir Samual Strange Knt. Sir John Smith, & James Edwards Esqr. being then Sheriffs 1670. Published(London) Publish’d Jany 1 1793 by N.Smith DescriptionBroadside, small 4to., engraved, light usage, printed one side […]Wet Drapery Returning from the Review Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, small oblong 4to., overall 11î x 8î, hand-coloured engraving, partial crease in centre, printed one side as issued.SOUTHCOTT, Joahana The Trial of Joanna Southcott, During Seven Days, which commenced on the Fifth, and Ended on the Eleventh, of December, 1804. At the Neckinger House, Bermondsey, near London. PublishedLondon by S. Rouseau, and sold by E. J. Field, also W. Symonds, and The Miss Eveleighs DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., some neat annotations, one leaf […]Pickled Cucumbers PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 8″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.WATSON, Rosamund Marriott In the Rain (A poem by Graham R Tomson) Publishedno place DescriptionFolio, single leaf, manuscript poem of 8 verses, holograph, written one side.(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.(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., disboundAn Act for Confirmation of Judicial Proceedings. Published London by John Bill and Christopher Barker DescriptionFirst printing, Folio, woodcut Coat of Arms within title page, (2) 9 (1)pp., disboundSEDGEWICK, Adam Autograph Letter written to Dr. Dalrymple explaining that although he wishes to be on the Platform at the Drilll Hall for the concluding glorious meeting, the press of the smaller building and a gammy leg and unsteady head preclude him from attending. Published No Place Description8vo, single page, entirely holograph with integral blank […]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.A Character Published (London) Pub by M.Darly DescriptionBroadside, 8vo., etched illustration by Elizabeth Bridgetta Gulston, printed one side as issued.Le Chevalier Michel Descazeaux Du Halley. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved by Beauvais after C.Banks, with fine illustration, printed one side as issued.CROMWELL, Oliver An Ordinance for continuing the Excise. Published (colop) London. Printed by Henry Hills DescriptionFolio, drop head title, fine woodcut Commonwealth Arms, fine initial woodcut letter, 3, (1)pp., printed in Black letter, disbound.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.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.A manuscript plane titled ñA Short Tretis of Salt mad(e) from Brine raised by the Sun Pan and Embodyed by Fireî, setting out in detail how to place, set out and make the Pan work, together with economic advice on how to make it work. PublishedNo place Description4to., 7 pages (approx. 2500 words), written in […]LANCASTER, Joseph (A rare printed flyer requesting subscriptions for a proposal to establish schools in Villages & County Towns for the education of ten thousand children) – Respected Friends, The King, Queen, and Princesses, lately honored me with an audience at Weymouth, and after many enquiries respecting the mode of Education practised in my Institution, […]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.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 […]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 […]PRATT, John Jeffreys. (Lord Camden) Autograph Letter address to Bishop requesting information on the state of health of William Pitt the Younger who was at that time on his death bed, and died three days later. Published Description8vo., written both sides, holograph. Signed Camden.WYNDHAM, William A Fine & Extensive Autograph Letter written to an unnamed recipient requesting information about the long delayed and disastrously handled delivery of arms to the Royalist Army in the Vendee region of North West France during the Vendee War. Published London Description4to., 3 pages (approx 380 words), holograph, blank fourth page docketed, has […](SEWELL,George) Observations upon Cato, a Tragedy. By Mr Addison. In a Letter to *** Published London for E.Curll and sold by A.Baldwin DescriptionSecond edition, 4to., some light paper ageing, 21, (7)pp., disbound.
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