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Vol. 22, 23. Italy, to end of 16th Century.

Vol. 32. German Electorates 24. Venice, to Peace of Carlowitz.

33. Mecklenburgh.
25. Naples, to Charles VI.

Tuscany.
Genoa.

Milan. 26, 27. German Empire, to Peace of Rastadt.

34. —
28. United Provinces, to Peace of Ryswick. Savoy.
29. Denmark, to Frederic IV.

America,–Mexico.
30. Sweden, to Charles XII.

Peru.
31. Poland, to 1715.

Chili.
Prussia.

35, 36.

European Settlements.
32. Russia, to Peter the Great.

West India Islands.
Modern German Empire.

37, 38. Conclusions of different Histories, – Asia, Switzerland.

Africa, Europe, America.
Austria.

39, 40. England, to Peace of Paris, 1762.
Hungary.

41. Scotland, to the Union, 1707. Bohemia.

42. Ireland, to 1691. See PROSE WORKS, vol. iii. p. 152.

PRESS V.

ENGLISH DRAMA; THEATRICAL HISTORY, BIOGRAPHY, &c.
SHELF I.
Killigrew's (Thomas) Plays. fol. imperfect..

. . Lond. 1663-4 Newcastle’s (Duchess of) Plays never before printed. fol. . . . ib. 1668 - Philosophical Letters: or Modest Reflections upon some opinions in Natural Philosophy, &c. fol. . . . . . . . . .

. ib. 1664 Cibber's (Colley) Apology for his Life ; written by himself. With an historical View of the Stage during his own time. 4to.

. ib. 1740 See PROSE WORKs, vol. vi. p. 370. - Plays. 2 vols. 4to. L. P. ..

. ib. 1721 See PROSE Works, vol. vi. pp. 372_3. Sterline's (William, Earle of) Recreations with the Muses. fol. With MS. note by Sir W. S. . . Sering:

· ib. 1637 See LIFE, vol. i. p. 62. Davenant's (Sir William) Works. (Plays, Gondibert, &c.) fol. . . ib. 1673

See Prose WORKS, vol. i. p. 38. Drake's (Dr. Nathan) Shakspeare and his Times, including the Biography of the Poet, &c. 2 vols. 4to. :

. . ib. 1817 See Prose Works, vol. vi. pp. 313-14, 334, &c. Cowley's (A.) Works, including those formerly printed, and others now first pub. fol. ib. 1688 Blackmore's (Sir Richard) Prince Arthur, an Heroic Poem, in ten Books. 3d edit. fol. ib. 1696

See PROSE WORKS, vol. i. p. 354, et seq. Poems from the Irish, and Irish Stories. MS. 4to.

Walker's (Joseph Cooper) Historical Memoirs of the Irish Bards, &c. 4to. Lond. 1786

See POETICAL WORK8, vol. ii. p. 315 ; vol. ix. pp. 185, 225, 340. - Historical Essay on the Dress of the Ancient and Modern Irish, &c. 4to. Dublin, 1788 Berners's (Lady Juliana) Book of St. Albans; containing the Treatises of Hawking, Hunting,

Coat-Armour, Fishing, and Blazing of Arms. As printed at Westminster by Wynkyn de Worde, 1486. Reprinted in black letter, with biographical and bibliographical Notices by Joseph Haslewood. sm. fol.

. Lond. 1810 See POETICAL WORKs, vol. v. pp. 381-385; vol. viii. p. 166; Note to Ivanhoe, vol. i. &c. Maturin's (Rev. Ch. R.) Bertram, a Tragedy. The original Autograph MS. of the author,

with his letter of presentation. 4to. .

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See Life, vol. iii. p. 312:

Dublin, 1816

Baillie's (Joanna) Family Legend, a Tragedy. The original Autograph MS. of the author. 4to. . . . .

. . . 1809

See Lipe, vol. ii. pp. 268-273. Watson Taylor's (George) Profligate, a Comedy. Privately printed for the author's friends.

4to. L. P. . . . . . . Lond. Shakspeare Press, 1820 Howard's (Sir Robert) Five New Plays, viz. the Surprisal, the Committee, Comedies; and

the Indian Queen, the Vestal Virgin, and the Duke of Lerma, Tragedies. 2d edit. föl. With MS. note. . .

. ib. 1692 See POETICAL WORKs, vol. ix. p. 144. Dee's (Dr. Jobn) True and Faithful Relation of what passed for many years between Dr. J. D. and some Spirits, &c. With Preface, &c. by Dr. Meric Casaubon. fol. . ib. 1659

See Letters on Demonology, p. 339. More's (Rev. Dr. Henry) Works, in 2 parts, &c. fol. . . . . ib. 1664

See Poetical Works, vol. iv. p. 184. Taylor's (John, the Water Poet,) Works, &c. being 63 in number, collected into one vol. by the Author. fol.

. ib. 1630 See POETICAL WORKS, vol, vii. note F.

SHELF II.
Dodsley's Collection of Old Plays. 2d edition, corrected and collated with the old copies.
With Notes, &c. by Isaac Reed. 12 vols. cr. 8vo. .

. ib. 1780 See POETICAL WORKs, vol. v. p. 439; PROSE WORKS, vol. vi. p. 283; vol. vii. pp. 204-5; vol. viii. p. 75. Egerton's (John) Theatrical Remembrancer, containing a Complete List of all the dramatic

performances in the English Language, &c. to the year 1787. To which are added, Notitia Dramatica, &c. 12mo. . .

. . . ib. 1788 Croker's (John Wilson) Familiar Epistles to Frederick Jones, Esq. on the present state of the

Irish Stage. 5th. edit. 12mo. . '. . . . Dublin, 1806 Wilkinson's (Tate) Wandering Patentee, or a History of the Yorkshire Theatres from 1770 to the present time. 4 vols. 12mo..

. .

York, 1795

Sumbel, (Mrs. late Wells,) Memoirs of, written by herself, &c. 3 vols. 12mo. Lond. 1811 Bellamy, (George Anne) Apology for the Life of, by herself. 4th edit. 5 vols. 12mo. ib. 1786 Everard's (Edward Cape) Memoirs of an unfortunate son of Thespis ; being a Sketch of his Life, written by himself. 12mo. .

. Edin. 1818 Cooke's (William) Memoirs of Charles Macklin, Comedian ; forming a History of the Stage during the last century. 800. ·

Lond. 1806 Modern Plays. 1 vol. 800. containing,

· 1. The Prince of Condé, a Tragedy.

ib. 1817 2. Lefanu's (Mrs.) Sons of Erin, a Comedy. 2d edit.

üb. 1812 3. Sheil's (Richard) Adelaide, a Tragedy. .

Dub. 1814 4. — Apostate, a Tragedy. .

Lond. 1817 5. Soane's (George) Bohemian, a Tragedy. ...

ib. 1817 Darcian, a Tragedy. MS. 4to. Ballantyne's (James) Dramatic Characters by Mrs. Siddons. (Originally published in the

Edinburgh Courant.) royal 800. . . . . . Edin. 1812 Dorset's (St. John) Montezuma, a Tragedy, &c. royal 800. . . Lond. 1822 Home's (John) Douglas, a Tragedy. with plates. Subscription Edition. royal 8vo. Edin. 1798 Williams's (John, alias Anthony Pasquin,) Eccentricities of John Edwin. Collected from his

MSS. &c. 2 vols. cr. 800. . . . . . . Lond. 1791 Waldron's (F. G.) Literary Museum, or Ancient and Modern Repository; comprising scarce

and curious Tracts, Poetry, Biography, and Criticism. 800. . . ib. 1792 (Contains 11 Pieces by Lord Morley, George Gascoigne, Spenser, Peacham, Ben Jonson,

Beltcher, Heywood, Downes, &c.) Downes's (John) Roscius Anglicanus, or Historical Review of the Stage, from 1641 to 1660, first edit. (John Home's copy.) 12mo. .

. Lond. 1708 The same, reprinted, with Additions by the late Thomas Davies and F. G. Waldron. With MS. notes. 800. . so pas 'WORKS, POL. xx. p. 145..

See Prosz WORKS POL. 18. p. 146. . . . ib. 1789

Repository ; comprisin kb. 1792

SHELF III.
Jonson's (Ben) Works ; with notes, &c. and a Biographical Memoir, by William Gifford.

9 vols. 800. L. P. . . . . . . . Lond. 1816 See POETICAL WORKS, vol. viii. p. 167; vol. ix. p. 226 ; Prose WORKS, vol. vi. pp. 339-342; vol. vii. pp. 374-382. Massinger's (Philip) Plays; with notes, &c. by William Gifford. 4 vols. 8vo. . ib. 1805

See Prose WORKS, vol. vi. pp. 342-3.
Old Plays; being a Continuation of Dodsley's Collection; with notes. 6 vols. 8vo. ib.

See POETICAL WORKS, vol. v. p. 418. Ford's (John) Dramatic Works; with an introduction and notes, by Henry Weber. 2 vols. 800. L. P.

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Edin. 1811 See PortiCAL WORKS, vol. vii. p. 60.

Otway's (Thomas) Works; with notes, &c. and Life of the Author, by Thomas Thornton, Esq. With MS. Letter from the Editor. 3 vols. 800. L. P.

Lond. 1813 See PROSE WORKS, vol. vi. p. 356. - Poet's Complaint to his Muse, or a Satire against Libells. Lond. 1680.—Epistles to the King and Duke. ib. 1683. 4to.

See PROSE WORKS, vol. i. pp. 177-8. Davies's (Thomas) Genuine Narrative of the Theatrical Transactions of Mr. John Hender

son, the Bath Roscius. 2d-edit. 8vo. . . . . . ib. 1777 Henderson's (John) Letters and Poems; with Anecdotes of his Life, by John Ireland. 800.

ib. 1786 Cibber's (T.) Lives and Characters of the most eminent Actors and Actresses. 800. ib. 1753 Betterton's (Thomas) History of the English Stage, from the Restauration to the present time, &c. 8vo. . . .

. . ib. 1741 Booth, (Barton) Memoirs of, with his Character, and several Poems by himself. 8vo. ib. 1733 Dennis's (John) Usefulness of the Stage to Religion and to Government, &c. 2d edit. 8vo.

ib. 1738 SHELF IV. Shakspeare's (William) Plays; with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators.

With the notes of Dr. Samuel Johnson and George Steevens. 5th edit. revised and augmented by Isaac Reed. With a glossarial Index. 21 vols. 8vo. . Lond. 1803 Douce's (Francis) Illustrations of Shakspeare and of Ancient Manners; with Dissertations on the Clowns and Fools of Shakspeare, &c. 2 vols. 8vo.

. . . ib. 1807

See Life, vol. ii. p. 139. Britton's (John) Remarks on the Life and Writings of Shakspeare, &c. 8vo. Not printed for sale. . .

. . . . ib. 1818 Wilson's (John) Shaksperiana ; Catalogue of all the Books, Pamphlets, &c. relative to

Shakspeare, &c. 800. . . . . . . . . ib. 1827 Monck Mason's (Right Hon. J.) Comments on the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher; with

Observations on Shakspeare, &c. 8vo. . . . . . ib. 1798 Bowdler's (Thomas) Letter to the Editor of the British Critic, occasioned by the censure pro

nounced in that Work on Johnson, Pope, Bowdler, &c. 800. . . ib. 1823 Aristophanes, Comedies of, (translated) by T. Mitchell, A.M., &c. vol. 1. 8vo. ib. 1820 Hunt's (Sir Aubrey de Vere) Julian the Apostate, a Dramatic Poem. With MS. Letter from the Author to Sir W. S. 800. . .

. . . ib. 1822 -- The Duke of Mercia, an Historical Drama.—The Lamentation of Ireland, and other

Poems. With MS. Letter from the Author. 800. . . . . ib. 1823

SHELF V. Skottowe's (Augustine) Life of Shakspeare.—Enquiries into the originality of his dramatic plots and characters, &c. 2 vols. 800.

. ib. 1824

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Dub. 1811

Beaumont and Fletcher's Works; with Introduction and explanatory Notes by Henry Weber. 14 vols. 800. .

Glasg. 1812 See Life, vol. ii. p. 331 ; PROSE WORKS, vol. vi. p. 343-4. Dramas founded on Sir Walter Scott's Poems. 1 vol. 8vo. and 1 vol. 12mo. containing, Vol. I. 1. Lady of the Lake, Melo-Dramatic Romance, by Ed. J. Eyre. With MS. note by Sir W. S. Lond. 1811 2. Marmion, or Flodden Field, a Drama, &c.

ib. 1812 II. 3. Border Feuds, or the Lady of Buccleuch, a Musical Drama, founded on the Lay of the Last Minstrel, &c.

. . . . . Dub. 1811 4. The Lady of the Lake, a Grand Dramatic Romance, &c.

. ib. 1811 Terry’s (Daniel) Guy Mannering, or the Gipsy's Prophecy, a Musical Play, in 3 acts, &c. 800.

Lond. 1816 See Life, vol. iv. p. 2; POETICAL Works, vol. xi. p. 317. - Heart of Mid-Lothian, a Musical Drama, in 3 acts, &c. 8vo. . . ib. 1819

See LIFE, vol. iv. pp. 252-3. - Antiquary, a Musical Play, in 3 acts, &c. 8vo. . .

. ib. 1820 Montrose, a National Melo-Drama, in 3 acts, (taken from the Legend of Montrose.) 12mo.

Glasg. 1820 Lyndsay's (David) Dramas of the Ancient World. 8vo.

Edin. 1822 The Court of Tuscany.—The Heir of Innes, Tragedies. 800.

Lond. 1822 The Duke of Mantua, a Tragedy. 8vo. .

. ib. 1823 Proctor's (Barry Cornwall) Mirandola, a Tragedy. 2d edit. 800. . . ib. 1821 Home's (John) Works, now first collected. To which is prefixed an Account of his Life and Writings, by Henry Mackenzie. 3 vols. 800. .

. Edin. 1822 See Review of this in PROSE WORKS, vol. xix. p. 283. Boswell's (James, jun.) Biographical Memoir of the late Edmond Malone, Esq. 800. Not printed for sale. .

. . ib. 1814 The Laureat: or the Right Side of Colley Cibber, Esq. Containing Explanations, Amend

ments, &c. on a book intituled, an Apology, &c. sm. 8vo. . . . ib. 1740 Cibber's (Colley) Letter to Mr. Pope, inquiring into the motives that might induce him, &c.

to be so frequently fond of Mr. Cibber's name. 3d edit. 12mo. . Glasg. 1742 Foote's (Samuel) Roman and English Comedy considered and compared ; with Remarks on

the Suspicious Husband. 8m. 800. . . . . . . Lond. 1747 Woodward's (Henry) Letter from (H. W.) Comedian, the least of all characters, to Dr. John

Hill, &c. the greatest of all characters. 3d edit. sm. 8vo. . . . ib. 1752 Leigh's (Richard) Censure of the Rota. On Mr. Driden's Conquest of Granada. Oxford, 1673.

-Friendly Vindication of Mr. Dryden from the Censure of the Rota. By his Cabal of

Wits. Cambridge, 1673. 8m. 4to. Description of the Academy of Athenian Virtuosi ; with a Discourse held there in Vindication of Mr. Dryden's Conquest of Granada, &c. 4to.

Lond. 1673 See Prose WORKS, vol. i. pp. 133-36.

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