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163. BUTLER (SAMUEL). Hudibras. In Three Parts. Portrait by Vander Gucht and plates by Hogarth. 12mo, half calf. Nice copy. London, 1775
164. BUTTERFLIES. A Collection o 40 brilliantly colored plates of the Butterflies of Brazil and France, representing hundreds of specimens. No title. Oblong 4to, half red morocco (one leaf repaired). [Paris, n. d.]
165. BYRON (LORD). Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, A Romaunt and other Poems. 16mo, polished calf, gilt back, gilt top, uncut, original wrappers bound in, by Zaehnsdorf.
FIRST AMERICAN EDITION.
WITH ORIGINAL DRAWINGS
166. BYRON (LORD). Fugitive Pieces by George Gordon Lord Byron. 4to, parchment boards, uncut.
London: Printed for Private circulation, 1886 Facsimile reprint of the suppressed edition of 1806. ILLUSTRATED WITH 39 ORIGINAL PEN-AND-INK MARGINAL AND FULL-PAGE DRAWINGS BY DAVID E. CRONIN. But 100 copies of this reprint were issued.
167. Works, with his Letters and Journals, and his Life by Thomas Moore. Edited, and with an Introduction by Richard Henry Stoddard. Illustrations on Japan paper. 16 vols. 8vo, half brown morocco, gilt tops, uncut (signature lacking in Vol. 12). Boston: Francis A. Niccols & Co., 1900 Edition de Grand Luxe, one of 250 copies printed.
168. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. Illustrations by Finden. London, 1841; Miscellaneous Works (Goldsmith), 4 vols. New York, 1854; History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella (Prescott), 3 vols. Boston, 1839; and others. Together 10 vols. 8vo, various bindings.
169. BYRON'S POETICAL WORKS; Drawing Room Scrap Book; Gems from European Picture Galleries, etc. Illustrations. 9 vols. 4to and folio, various bindings.
170. CABINET MAKER and Upholsterer's Drawing Book. A Collection of 190 plates in colors, representing window draperies, Grecian furniture, cabinets, tables, candelabras, girandoles, clocks, fire-screens, etc. 8vo, new half morocco, gilt edges.
London: Ackermann, 1810-1822
A RARE AND VALUABLE COLLECTION.
171. CALDECOTT (RANDOLPH). Aunt Judy's Magazine for Young People. Edited by H. K. F. Gatty. For October, 1879. With colored frontispiece by R. Caldecott. 8vo, original wrappers. London, 1879
172. CALLIERES (MONS. DE). On the Manner of Negotiating with Princes; on the Uses of Diplomacy; the Choice of Ministers and Envoys; and the Personal Qualities necessary for
Success in Missions abroad. Translated from the French by A. F. Whyte. 8vo, boards, uncut. Boston, 1919
173. CALVIN (JOHN). Thirteene sermons of Maister John Caluine, Entreating of the Free Election of God in Jacob, and of reprobation in Esau. Translated into Englishe by J. Fielde, for the comfort of all Christians. Title within a border of printer's ornaments (triangular piece torn out of top margin of title). Small 4to, old calf, rebacked. Rare.
Imprinted at London for T. Man and Tobie Cooke, 1579
174. CAMPBELL (JAMES DYKES). Samuel Taylor Coleridge. A Narrative of the Events of his Life. Portrait. 8vo, crushed brown levant morocco, gilt back, line tooled, inside dentelles, gilt top, uncut, by The French Binders. London, 1894
FIRST EDITION in a handsome binding.
175. CAMPBELL (THOMAS). Poetical Works. Portrait by Finden, and the beautiful vignettes by Turner, IN PROOF STATE. 8vo, full green levant morocco, gilt back and sides, gilt edges, by Rivière. London: Moxon, 1837
FIRST EDITION with the Turner illustrations.
A. L. S. One page, 8vo, Dec'r 21, (no year).
A very interesting letter referring to the Poet's editorship of the New Monthly Magazine, in which he says "I shall accept the bill at the date you mention, though it is too long drawn, considering that you expressly told Dr. Beattie that you would give me 200 guineas for two years editorship.'
History of Friedrich II. of Maps and illustrations. 10 New York and London, 1870-71
177. CARLYLE (THOMAS). Prussia, called Frederick the Great. vols. 8vo, tree calf, gilt backs.
178. CAROLINE (QUEEN). Caroline the Illustrious, Queen Consort of George II, and sometime Queen Regent. A Study of Her Life and Times. By W. H. Wilkins. Illustrations. 2 vols. Svo, three-quarter new crushed brown levant morocco, gilt back, gilt tops, uncut, by Rivière. London, 1901
179. CARREY (EMILE). Le Pérou. Tableau descriptif, Historique et Analytique des etres et des choses de ce Pays. 8vo, half red morocco, gilt top, uncut, by Rivière. Paris, 1875
180. CARTWRIGHT (JOHN). The Preacher's Travels, Wherein is set downe a true Journal to the confines of the East Indies, through the great Countreyes of Syria, Mesopotamia, Armenia, Media, Hircania and Parthia. Also a true relation of Sir Antonie Sherleys entertainment there: and the estate that his Brother, M. Robert Sherley liued in after his departure for Christendome, with the Description of a Port in the Persian Gulf commodious for our East Indian Merchants; and a briefe rehearsall of some grosse absurdities in the Turkish Alcoran. Title within a border of printer's ornaments (slightly soiled). Small 4to, old half
calf (several catchwords and head rules cut away, blank corner torn off k3, but generally a good sound copy).
London for T. Thorpe, 1611
A RARE AND IMPORTANT early account of travels in the East, of which an abridged version was published in Purchas, and again in the Oxford Collection of Voyages and Travels.
181. CARVED IVORIES. [Catalogue of] The George A. Hearn Collection of Carved Ivories. With Historical Introduction. Numerous fine plates. Large 8vo, half morocco, gilt.
[New York:] Privately Printed, 1908
182. CAVALLO (TIBERIO). Trattato completo d'Elettricità teorica a pratica con sperimenti originali. Tradotto in Italiano dall' originale Inglese, con addizioni e cangiamenti fatti dall' Autore. 3 folding plates at the end. Thick 8vo, original limp boards, uncut (name on title). Firenze, 1779
183. CAVENDISH (GEORGE). Life and Death of Cardinal Wolsey. Illustrated with portraits by Holbein. Folio, boards, cloth back, uncut. Boston, 1905
One of a limited number printed at the Riverside Press.
184. CAXTON CLUB. Officers, Committees, Constitution Members. 1895, 1897-1910, 1912. 16 vols. 12mo, cloth, uncut. Volumes for 1895 and 1897 bound in boards.
Catalogue of the James
185. CENTURY ASSOCIATION. Lorimer Graham Library. 8vo, boards, cloth back, uncut. New York: Printed for the Association, 1896
186. CHAP BOOK. The History and Adventures of Jack Mansong, the Famous Negro Robber, and Terror of Jamaica. Vignette on title and at end. 12mo, uncut and unopened, as published. Otley; William Walker, n. d. [c. 1820]
187. CHARLES I. Holograph Letter of Charles I. Facsimile and portrait. Royal 8vo, boards, uncut.
St. Louis: W. K. Bixby, 1915 Privately printed from the Original in Mr. Bixby's collection. Inscribed from Mr. Bixby to Mr. Forman.
188. CHARLES II. An Act for Renouncing and Disanulling The Pretended Title of Charls Stuart, &c. At the Parliament begun at Westminster, 17 Sept., 1656. Three leaves. Black letter, title in roman with the large woodcut seal of the Commonwealth. Folio, unbound, preserved in a specially made cloth case.
London: H. Hills and J. Field, Printers to His Highness the Lord Protector, 1657
THE RARE ORIGINAL ACT renouncing allegiance to "Charls Stuart, eldest son of the late King Charls, James Stuart, second son of the said late King, Henry Stuart, third son of the said late King," or any other of his posterity. Fine copy.
189. CLARKE (MARY ANNE). The Rival Princes; or, a Faithful Narrative of Facts relating to Mrs. M. A. Clarke's politi
cal acquaintance with Colonel Wardle, Major Dodd, etc., etc., who were concerned in the charges against the Duke of York, etc. Frontispiece portrait by Freeman. 2 vols. 8vo, polished calf, gilt backs, gilt tops, uncut, by Rivière.
London: Printed for the Author, 1810 FINE TALL COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION, IN UNCUT CONDITION. Scarce.
189A. Another copy. 2 vols. 8vo, half red levant morocco, gilt edges, by Root. London: Printed for the Author, 1810
190. CLASSICS. Don Quixote of La Mancha. By Cervantes. 4 vols. The Life and Adventures of Lazarillo de Tormes: The Life and Adventures of Guzman d'Alfarache (Aleman), 2 vols.; The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane (Le Sage), 3 vols.; Asmodeus (Le Sage) The Bachelor of Salamanca (Le Sage); The History of Vanillo Gonzales (Le Sage). Illustrated with numerous fine etchings. Together 12 vols. 8vo, cloth (1 volume shaken).
London and New York, v. d.
191. CLAUDIANUS (CLAUDIUS). C. Claudiani Alexandrini, Poetæ illustriss, quotquot nostra hac tempestate extant opuscula. Small 8vo, name on title, old French red morocco extra. Parisiis apud Simonen Colinæum, 1530 A rare early edition from the celebrated Paris press of Simon Colines.
192. COLERIDGE (SAMUEL TAYLOR). Fifteen lines in the Poet's Autograph in Eulogy of Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress and probably written on an end paper of the same. 8vo, n. d., signed in full.
An interesting item.
193. COLORED CARICATURES. A series of 27 Humorous Colored Political Caricatures by W. Heath, J. Doyle, and R. Seymour, satirising the King, the Duke of Wellington, Irish Affairs, etc., etc. Bound together in 1 vol., oblong folio, half red morocco extra, gilt edge, by Root. London, T. McLean, 1829-31
Fine original impressions.
194. COLORED COSTUME PLATES. Galerie Dramatique Costumes des Theatres de Paris. Par M. Mrs. Dollet, Lacauchie et L. Lassalle. Illustrated with 459 fine colored full-page plates. 5 vols. (lacks vol. 3). Royal 8vo, half red morocco, gilt tops.
Paris, n. d.
195. Costumes, Mœurs, et Habillemens, dans le Royaume des Pays-Bas. Illustrated with 20 beautiful colored plates. 12mo, boards (hinges cracked and name cut from title).
Amsterdam, n. d.
196. COLORED PLATE. Johnny New-Come in the Island of Jamaica. A large humorous colored print in 21 compartments, with text beneath each, representing his adventures in Jamaica
from his arrival to his death in the Island. "A. J. 67 Regt invent et pinxit." Engraved surface measures 12 by 19 inches. London: Published by William Holland, 1 Oct., 1800
FINE COPY. VERY RARE. Evidently the source which gave Rowlandson his idea for the illustrations to Burton's Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome, published in 1816. Interesting also for its delineation of Life in Jamaica at the beginning of the nineteenth century.
A Grand Jamaica Ball! or the Creolean Hop a la Muftee, as exhibited in Spanish Town. Graciously Dedicated to the Hon. Mrs. R-n Custodi morum, &c. A large humorous colored plate in the style of Woodward, with numerous figures taking part in various dances, on-lookers, attendants, etc., all in the costume of the period. Engraved surface measures 1134 by 19 inches. London: Published by William Holland, 1802
VERY RARE. In fine state.
The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peters, Westminster, Its Antiquities and Monuments. Full-page colored plates, portrait, plans, etc. 2 vols. 4to, half russia (joints cracking and some leaves here and there time-spotted).
London: R. Ackermann, 1812 WITH 80 LARGE FULL-PAGE COLORED AQUATINT PLATES. The text was written by Wm. Combe. ORIGINAL EDITION, with List of Subscribers.
199. A Nineteenth Century and Familiar History of Lives, Loves, and Misfortunes of Abeillard and Heloisa, a matchless pair, who flourished in the Twelfth Century. By Robert Rabelais, the Younger. Illustrated with brilliant impressions of the ten aquatint plates by Lewis, printed in colors after the designs by Thurston. 8vo, full green levant morocco, gilt back and sides, gilt over rough edges, gilt inside borders by Ruban. London, 1819
AN UNUSUALLY CHOICE COPY IN A VERY HANDSOME BINDING OF THIS EXTREMELY RARE WORK.
Women of the Old and New Testament. A series of portraits in beautiful coloring, with characteristic descriptions, by several American Clergymen. Imp. 8vo, lacquer binding, with a view in gold and inlays of mother-of-pearl representing Mt. Carmel, gilt edges. A few pp. loose. New York, 1850
An interesting specimen of American binding.
201. COMMONWEALTH ACT. An Act for the Exportation of Several Commodities of the Breed, Growth and Manufacture of this Commonwealth. At the Parliament begun at Westminster 17 Sept. 1656. Woodcut of Commonwealth Seal on title, text printed in bold black letter. Small folio.
London: H. Hills and J. Field, Printers to His Highness, 1657
202. CONGREVE (WILLIAM). The Way of the World. A Comedy. Small 4to, half brown calf (some stains).
London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, 1700