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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- 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.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.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 […]CHALLONER, Neville Butler. Manuscript Account of the well known Harpist fulfilling an engagement by a Mr. M. to perform at a weekend party at or near Northampton Published Northampton and London DescriptionFolio, 4pp., written in a very neat legible hand, approx 1200 words, trifle dusty, has been folded.All the Letters, Memorials, and Considerations, Concerning the offered Alliance Of the Kings of England and France, To the High and Mighty Lords, The States of the United Netherlands, According to the several Times when they were delivered: With Considerations on the said Alliance, and also Reflections on the said Considerations. Faithfully Translated from the […]Charles II By the King. A Proclamation For Publishing the Peace between His Majesty and The King of Denmark. Published In the Savoy DescriptionBroadside, tall folio, woodcut arms, lightly aged, printed one side as issued, has been folded.(Bryant, William Cullen) The African Chief. Published No place DescriptionSingle sheet, sm 8vo., overall 120 x 145mm, (4 1/2 x 5 1/2), decorative border, double column text, the whole printed in Gold, on semi stiff card which shows evidence on the verso of having been removed from a scrap album.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.
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- 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 […]WARD, Samuel. The Happinesse of Practice. Published London for John Marriot and John Grismand DescriptionñSecondî edition, 8vo., (8), 24, 27-42, 41-46, (2)pp., disbound.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.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 sheetWork 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.Falstaff & His Prince. Published (London) by W.Holland. DescriptionBroadside, 4to., overall 7 1/2″ x 8 1/4″, engraved, printed one side as issued.An Act for the Exportation of several Commodities of the Breed, Growth and Manufacture of this Commonwealth At the Parliament begun at Westminster the 17th day of September, An. Dom. 1656 PublishedLondon Printed by Hen. Hills and John Field DescriptionFirst printing, folio, woodcut Commonwealth Arms, lightly aged, (2), 10pp., disbound.“Gilbert our Macaroni from Bow” Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., stipple engraved, with line border, printed one side on thick paper.(REEVES, John) Legal Considerations on the Regency, as far as it Regards Ireland. PublishedLondon Printed for John Stockdale DescriptionFirst edition, 8vo., (2), ii, 26, (2)pp., disbound.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.PRIOR, Matthew Henry and Emma. A Poem. (Transcribed in Manuscript by Anna Penelope Crownfield). PublishedNo place DescriptionFolio, 21 pages, 774 lines (in excess of 7000 words) holograph, ruled, a few corrections, some waterstains and ink stains, has been folded with wear affecting a few words, 3 blank pages at the end, stitched.An album sheet containing a cut out portion of the Auctioneer Mr Christie taken from a print by R.Dighton dated 1794, above a portion of a fictional advert for an Auction of household goods by W. Neversell. Published DescriptionFolio, album leaf on which are laid a sheet containing the hand coloured cut out of Mr. […]Proclamation , made to every Man in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, this First Day of August, in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Three, and in the Forty-Fourth Year of the Reign of our especially dear Son King George the Third. Published Printed for J. Asperne, Successor […]A manuscript commonplace book of love poems. Published Cornwall (variously Liskeard, Devonport and Calstock) DescriptionQuarto, 80 pp., written in one legible hand throughout (except possibly for the last couple of pages), bound in quarter black roan morocco over marbled boards, a chunk missing from the backstrip and the boards a little rubbed and worn.MONTGOMERY, James The Stranger and his Friend. Composed for a Ladies Bazaar. Published (Leeds?) DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., with embossed decorative border, printed on pale blue paper one side, but with integral blank leaf, small tear at corner, as issued.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.(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.The Original Manuscript Minutes of the Meeting under the chair of the Duke of Beaufort for a ñProposed Canal from the City of Bristol to join the Wilts & Bath Canal at or near Foxham in Wiltsî. PublishedBristol? DescriptionFolio, 3 pages written mostly in one hand with numerous crossings out & insertions, docketed.Lodgings to Let PublishedLondon by J.L.Marks DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., overall 7î x 8 1/2î, hand coloured engraving, printed one side.VENABLES, W. &. T. London House. PublishedWhitchurch (Shropshire) R.B.Jones, Printer DescriptionBroadside, large folio, 0verall 12/1/2î x 15 1/2î, printed one side, has been folded.(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.ROBERTS, Thomas Facts for the consideration of the Religious and Humane British Public, assembled on the 1st of August to celebrate the Emancipation of the Negro Slaves in the BRITISH WEST-INDIA COLONIES Submitted by the Rev. Thomas Roberts, Baptist Minister, Bristol. Published H.Meyler, Printer DescriptionBroadside, folio, slight marginal splitting at fold, printed one side as […]PRETYMAN-TOMLINE, Sir George As written to the bookseller-publishers Cadell & Davis ordering two publications which are to be sent as soon as may be convenient by the Stamford coach. Published DescriptionSmall 4to, 5 lines, holograph (?)(Bryant, William Cullen) The African Chief. Published No place DescriptionSingle sheet, sm 8vo., overall 120 x 145mm, (4 1/2 x 5 1/2), decorative border, double column text, the whole printed in Gold, on semi stiff card which shows evidence on the verso of having been removed from a scrap album.(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.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 […]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.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.HOWARD, Charles, Duke of Norfolk Autograph letter written to R. Wilson of Lincolns Inn discussing various options for the forthcoming Parliamentary Election of 1806. Published Description4to., single page, holograph, 17 lines (approx. 120 lines) written one side, laid into backing sheet but exposing verso address panel.Minuts Of the Proceedings in Parliament, June 7. 1695. Numb. 14. Published(colop) Edinburgh Printed by the Heirs and Successors of Andrew Anderson. DescriptionSingle sheet, folio, printed both sides.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.A manuscript bill issued to a Mr. Morgan for meals and other services provided at the West Gate House Inn, Newport, Monmouthshire. PublishedNewport (Monmouthshire) DescriptionSingle sheet, written in one hand, has been folded, some soiling.LISTER,- ? 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.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 […]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 […]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 […]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.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.This is the House for Cash Built. Published (London) by S.W.Fores DescriptionBroadside, large oblong folio, overall 19″ x 14″, hand coloured etching divided into ten compartments, minor usage, has been folded, printed one side as issuedPardon, William Just Publish’d, Spellling New Modelled: or The most natural and easy Way to Spell and Read English. PublishedLondon Printed for R.Baldwin and J.Jefferies DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., partly untrimmed, 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 […]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.Pickled Cucumbers PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 8″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.Memento Inventions Exhibition, South Kensington, 1885. ñOur Grandmothersî Prints in Ye Olde London Streete. Bartolozzi Prints Republished at Ye. Leadenhall Press. Published(London) Leadenhall Press. DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., engraved in sepia, printed one side as issued.Illustrations of Sir Andrew Agnews New Act. Published DescriptionBroadside, folio, woodcut illustrations divided into quarters, cut close light fraying, printed one side.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.(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 […]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.Uain Glory. A Pretty Independent Print. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved, printed one side as issued.ELLIS, John A Defence of the Thirty Nine Articles of the Church of England. Published London. Printed for H. Bonwicke, T. Goodwin, M. Wotton, S. Manship, and B. Tooke DescriptionFirst English translation, 8 vo, (4) 139 (1) pp., light stain along lower margin of most leaves (not intrusive), in contemp. calf.RIPPON, Cuthbert Autograph letter addressed to Joseph Watson advising him that Joseph Pease would be able to take his parliamentary seat by affirmation (instead of by oath)’ as M.P. for S. Durham. PublishedLondon Description8vo., 15 lines, holograph, single page, with integral address leaf, seal, and ñFreeî postmark.A Fleet of Smugglers with a Man of War in Tow. PublishedLondon Printed for Bowles & Carver DescriptionSingle sheet, tall 8vo., Mezzotint engraving, 4 1/2î x 5 1/2î, paper slightly aged, printed one side as issued.The Slap up Swell wot Drives Whenever he Pleases. Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, hand coloured engraving, bright copy, laid down on album sheet.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 […]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.[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.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.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.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 […](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 […]British Classics. The Adventurer. Rather a Shy Character. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, small folio, 7″ x 10″, hand coloured Aquatint by J.Lisle, fine copy printed one side as issued.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.HUMPHREYS, Sam A sad and reflective autograph letter written to his wife, Anne, by an emigree about to leave the country to find a new life abroad due to the ravages of the cursed ñDrinkî. PublishedLiverpool DescriptionFolio, 1 2/3 pages, 52 lines, written in a bold legible hand, lightly dusty.FERGUSON, Sir Adam Fine Autograph Letter written to the Philanthropist John Campbell suggesting that the Scottish Slavery Abolition Society should approach the ñMan of Feelingî (i.e. Henry Mackenzie) to chair future meetings of the Society. Published(Edinburgh?) 17 Hill Street. Saturday. Description8vo., 3 pages plus address page, holograph, approx 200 words, folded with remains of wax […](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.BURDETT, Francis An autograph note written to the founder of British Homeopathy with a request to dine together. Published DescriptionHand-written note, holograph, on small piece of paper, laid down on backing sheet.Manuscript Deposition setting out the case against the Defendant, Mary Ross, for her Trespass and causing Wilful Damage to the property of the Plaintiff, Elizabeth Wakefield at her house in Handsworth (West Midlands) Published DescriptionFolio, written both sides of initial leaf (approx 500 words), written in a neat secretary hand, with integral blank leaf.The Farmer’s Song. A new Song. Sung at Sadler’s Wells. Published DescriptionBroadside, tall slim 8vo., (11 x37 cm), fine woodcut illustration and also woodcut ornament, fine copy laid down.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.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.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.F.,S. Mr. Toland’s Clito Dissected and Fuller’s Plain Proof of the True Mother of the Pretended Prince of Wales. Made out to be no Proof. In Two Letters from a Gentleman in the Country to his Friend in London. Published London. DescriptionSole edition, 8vo., peper lightly aged, (8), 32pp., disbound.State Mysteries a Vision of Pall Mall. Published (London) Published by W.N.Jones DescriptionBroadside, long oblong folio, overall 21″ x 8 1/2″, hand coloured etching by Charles Williams, has been folded, printed one side.STANHOPE, William (Lord Harrington) Fine autograph letter written to the Prime Minister, Robert Walpole, in which he forwards dispatches received from the Prime Minister’s brother Horatio Walpole in The Hague, and forwards copy of a letter he has written to the French envoy on the important subject of the Peace Treaty for Walpole’s approval or […]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.RIX, William The Othe of the Lord Maior. (Delivered to the Lord Mayor by Mr. Wm. Rix, Town Clerk, Dec. 10 1774.) Published(London) DescriptionFolio, written in a neat sloping Clerk hand, 29 lines (approx 300 words), written both sides, with integral blank leaf, has been split across but with no loss.Birmingham-Balls PublishedLondon by John Thomas Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5″ x 8″, etching by John Thomas Smith, printed one side.The Original Waits of this Parish. Established in 1804. B.J.C.A. Caution ñPlease to ask for the Licenseî Under Her Majesty's Authority. Published(London) T.Hardy, Printer DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., woodcut coast of arms., printed one side as issued, has been folded.CASSANO, Alexander. A Long and detailed Autograph Letter in which the writer, an Auctioneer and Emigre from Austria fleeing Napoleons Europe , is seeking a Certificate from the State Office to show that causes other than High Treason have brought about his order of Transportation from the British Dominions. Published 22 Piccadilly DescriptionFolio, 2 1/2 […]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 […]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, […]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.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.This Book is the Property of William & John Perry, amd belongs to the Shakespeare Circulating Library, Hight-Street, Stratford-on-Avon : when read, it is earnestly requested it may be returned, for the general Accomodation of the Subscribers. Published Stratford. Perrys, Printers. DescriptionSingle sheet, 12mo., (4″ x 6″), woodcut illustration, woodcut decorative border, fine copy, tipped […]Manusucript headed ñA Receipt for Yestî PublishedNo Place DescriptionFolio, manuscript of 28 lines (approx 2500 words) written in one neat sloping hand on one side of a single sheet, has been folded, slight splitting at fold ends.Manuscript headed ñThe Case Stated Concerning the Queen’s Maintenance & Jointureî PublishedNo place DescriptionFolio, 4 pages, approx 850 words, written in a typical Secretary hand.The Guard wot looks Arter the Sovereign. Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., fine hand coloured engraving, laid down on backing sheet.SYMMER,. Andrew Manuscript Report written by the newly appointed King’s Agent for the Turks Islands on the dislocation of Trade caused by the British Government having closed the West Indian ports to French and Spanish shipping. PublishedNo place DescriptionSingle leaf, large 4to., 47 lines, (approx 400+ words), written both sides, holograph.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.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, […]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), […](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 […]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.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.Contradiction or a Strange Consolation. Published London at Ackermann’s DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., plate size 10″ x 8″, hand coloured engraving by Cruickshank, minor usage, printed one side as issued.INGLIS, Sir Robert Oxford. Letter from Sir. R Inglis, Bart. present M.P. to the Right Honble Sir R.Peel, Bart late M.P. for the University of Oxford. Published(Oxford?) DescriptionBroadside, folio, fine hand coloured lithograph illustration, with Letter Press poem beneath, printed one side as issued.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.Manuscript Account of an Extraordinary Being in human shape cast in a wood in Germany & brought to England by King George I PublishedNo Place Description4to, 3 pages (approx 350 words) written in a neat sloping hand, with integral docketed page.Proposals for Opening A Scotch Eating House, or, North Country Ordinary, and Scotch Chocolate House, In the Neighbourhood of St. James. Published(London) by R.Bassam DescriptionBroadside, small folio, some fox marks, one with small hole removing two letters, small piece of pink paper stuck on covering a few words, cut close, with removal of imprint, has […]HARDING, Reginald Tuffley An autograph letter, with guide drawings, on how to construct a bichromate battery for producing electric light. PublishedRugby School Description8vo, 6 pages (approx 450 words), holograph with crude drawings, written on headed notepaper.Lockyer & Stone. Cheap Hat, Hosiery and Flannel Warehouse, No. 36 Bridge-Street, Bristol. Published George Routh, Printer, Shannon-Court, Corn Street. DescriptionSingle sheet, small 4to., overall 5 x 7 1/2, printed one side as issued.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 […]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 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.The Discovery Published (London) T.Bradford DescriptionBroadside, folio, engraved by J.Goldar after a drawing by J.Collett, cut close, corners cut across, printed one side as issued.NICOL, William. Autograph Letter to Mr Booth informing him that a mishap has occurred and that some lithographs have suffered in the hotpress from some adhesive in the ink. The most important affected are 27 (ex 160) copies of the Warkworth Hermit but they are mendable by India Ink by someone who can draw. Published […]Wey Mouth Published (London) by S.E.Fores DescriptionBroadsider, oblong folio, hand coloured engraving, (after Gilray), some light usage, printed one side as issued.An Epilogue – to the Way to Get Married. Published London by J.Langham DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, etching with later light hand colouring, printed one side, stab marks in one margin showing that it has been stitched with other pieces.PARKER, George Mercurius Anglicanus, or the English Mercury: being a Double Ephemeris For the Year of our Lord, 1692. Heliocentrical & Geometrical, Or the Planets places and Aspects referred both to the Sun and Earth; exactly calculated from Astronomia Carolina, For the Meridian of the famous City of London…………. With Monthly Predictions thereon. Published London […]A Specie of the Butterfly or Lady Bird. is known as a pretty transient insect, that glitters in Showey Gardens, delights to flutter over Young Misses and Sips from a Most Wonderful! Most Charming! Sleeping Beauty ñOh the Fascinating Joys of Loveî. Etchd from Life – behind the Scenes at D.L.Theatre. Published(London) A. Buego 38 […]A Manuscript headed – Notes. Subsequently to the Printing of these Reports it has been discovered that the Statement respecting the Churches would have been more useful as an occasional reference, of the name and location of each place of Worship had been inserted, which was omitted for brevity sake. The following is introduced here […]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.Fille D'Auberge. Published(London) DescriptionBroadside, overall 5 1/2î x 8î, etching by Bretherton after Bunbury, tipped onto backing sheet.Manuscript verse headed To Mr Mathias with the following translations from Petrarch.' PublishedNo place DescriptionFolio, 5 pages, containing 168 lines of verse, written in one hand, with 3 blank pages, the whole lightly aged, final blank leaf split, the whole has been folded.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.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.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 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 […]The Cobler and the Poet. Sung with great Applause by Mr. Fawcett, in Mr Allingham’s New Farce, called “Who Wins, or the Widow’s Choice”. Published London by Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured engraving by Isaac Cruickshank, Letter Press Poem beneath, lightly aged, laid down on stiff card.The First Levee of the New P-*-r-*-t Published (London) by T. Hardy DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, engraved, light marginal discolouring, printed one side as issued.A 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.The Unfortunate Discovery. Published London Printed for & Sold by Carrington Bowles DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured Mezzotint, minor early damping, printed one side as issued.PIERCE, Thomas The Sinner Impleaded In his own Court. Wherein are Represented The Great Discouragementgs from Sinning, which the Sinner receiveth from Sin itself. Whereunto is added the Grand Characteristick whereby a Christian is to be known. PublishedLondon Printed for Richard Royston DescriptionSecond edition, (enlarged), 12mo., half title, fine woodcut illustration within title, woodcut illustration, […]An official manuscript order issued by the ñCommons Assembled in Parliamentî ordering the names of a number of shipwrights styled delinquents to be appointed by this Ordinance for the use of the navy at Portsmouth. Published(London) DescriptionFolio, manuscript order, written in a neat Secretary hand, 11 lines, with integral blank leaf, 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.The Man wot Drives the Sovereign Published(London?) DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured engraving, laid down on backing sheet.Manuscript plan of the Naval Battle at Kinburn in the Crimean War. PublishedNo place DescriptionSingle sheet, oblong folio, 13î x 8î, pen and black ink with a few parts in red ink, has been folded.LUFFMAN, John The Ministers. The words by John Luffman. Tune. Ally Croker Published DescriptionBroadside, 8vo., engraved with illustration at top, printed one side.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 […]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.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 […]SEDGEWICK, 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 […]ONSLOW, George A most interesting and important Autograph Letter written to the Lawyer Thomas Adams at Alnwick in which he discusses the Political Situation at the time expressing dismay and uncertainty on the outcome of the Coalition between Fox and Pitt. Published Richmond. Description4to., 5 pages, approx 750 words, entirely holograph, address page, dust line […](CRICHTON, William) A Letter to the Right Honourable The Lords Commissioners of his Majesty’s Treasury, containing The Argument in Behalf of the Merchants on a Demand made by the Commissioners of the Customs, of the Payment of Duties on Goods that have wholly perished or suffered damage after their arrical in Port, but before landing. […]A Musical Doctor & His Scholars. Published (London?) DescriptionBroadside, folio, hand coloured Aquatint by Rowlandson, with plain black border, printed one side as issued.A Bill To deprive Her Majesty Caroline Amelia Elizabeth of the Title, Prerogatives, Right, Privileges, and Pretensions of Queen Consort of this Realm, and to dissolve the Marriage between His Majesty and the said Queen. Published (colop) (London) Printed by W.Hone DescriptionFolio, drop head title, engraved illustrations at head, 3, (1)pp., printed in double column, […]CATCOTT, A.S. (Editor) The Exercises Performed at A Visitation of the Grammar-School of Bristoll On Thursday the 7th of April, MDCCXXXVII. To which are added, Verses on the Grammar School Spoken at a Former Visitation. Publish’d by A.S.Catcott, Master of the said School. Published Bristol. Printed and sold by Felix Farley, also sold by W.Evans, […]An Opera Girl of Paris in a Full Dress. PublishedLondon Printed for R.Sawyer & J.Smith DescriptionSingle sheet, 8vo., overall 5î x 7î, drawn by Brandoin, engraved by Caldwell, laid down on semi still backing sheet.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.ROWE, Gilbert Mr. Robert Childs’ Bill. Published(London)? DescriptionSingle sheet, 4to., manuscript, some light browning, written one side.Tiddy-Doll the great French Ginger-Bread Baker,drawing out a new Batch of Kings. His Man Hopping Talley mixing up the Dough. PublishedLondon by H.Humphrey DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand coloured etching by James Gillray published by Hannah Humphrey, printed one side.WARD, Valentine. Free and Candid Strictures on Methodism, and Especially its Finances. Containing an Investigation of the Causes of the Frequent Embarrassment of what is called the Contingent Fund, and of the best method of curing and preventing the evil without injuring the work of God, or diminishing the zeal of the Connexion. Together with […]Holman, James. A letter (written by machine) addressed to ‘Dear Fox’ in response to a request for a specimen of his writing. Published n.d. Description4to., one page, 10 lines, tipped onto album sheet.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 […]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 Morning News. Published (London) by J.Bretherton DescriptionSingle sheet, overall 12″ x 11″, engraved, minor dustiness, minor marginal tear, as issued.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.A Northern Ass. Published (London?) DescriptionBroadside, sm 4to., 9″ x8″, engraved, printed one side as issued.Emblems of 1760 & 1780 Published London by Robt Wilkinson DescriptionBroadside, folio, mezzotint, cut close, printed one side as issued.A Sailor sitting for his Miniature. Published Pubd. Janry (1. 1807 by – scratched out) T.Tegg 111 Cheapside. – London pubd. by P.Roberts DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, hand-coloured engraving by Woodward, etched by Roberts, 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.DIBDIN, Charles The Advantage of Toping Written and Sung, with unbounded Applause, by Charles Dibdin, Senior, Esq. PublishedLondon Laurie & Whittle DescriptionBroadside, 4to., hand coloured engraving, letter press verse beneath, light usage, has been reinforced at verso for mounting into album, now removed.The Heir Apparent in a Disagreeable Reign. re Rain. Published(London) by Duncombe 19 Little Queen St Holburn. DescriptionBroadside, sm 8vo., 7î x 6î, hand coloured engraving by ñJoe Lisleî, printed one side as issued.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.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.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.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.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.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.John a Boot’s Asses. Published (London) DescriptionBroadside, oblong folio, some ageing, margins frayed and one short cross tear, printed one side as issued.HILL, Matthew Davenport Speech of M.D.Hill, Esq. M.P., in the House of Commons, on Wednesday, June 12, 1833, on the Dwelling-House Robbery Bill. (Extracted from the Mirrpr of Parliament, Part CCXXXI) Published (colop) London by W.Clowes DescriptionFirst separate publication, sm 8vo., drop head title, 4pp., disbound.A Charming Manuscript Common-Place Book of Original Lyric Verse containing 87 poems each adorned with charming pen and ink drawings and a few with attractive watercolour all relative to the text. Published No place Description4to., Manuscript written throughout in a neat hand imitating type face, 120 pages with numerous pen and ink drawings, some attractive […]PHILLIPS, Edward Theatrum Poetarum Anglicanorum. Containing The Names and Characters of all the English Poets, from the Reign of Henry III to the close of the Reign of Queen Elizabeth. By Edward Phillips, the Nephew of Milton. First Published in 1675, and now Enlarged By Additions to Every Article from Subsequent Biographers and Critics. (Volume […]Addams, Transported in the Year, 1763. Published (London) DescriptionSingle sheet, sm. 4to., engraved, lower margin neatly reinforced, printed one side as issued.A Declaration of the Parliament of England, Of their just Resentment of the Horrid Murther perpetrated on the Body of Isaac Dorislaus, Doctor of the Laws, their Resident at the Hague, on the 12th of May, 1649. Published (colop) London, printed for Edward Husband DescriptionFolio, drop head title, fine woodcut Commonwealth Arms, fine woodcut initial […]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 […]
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