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Alken (H.) A Cockney's Shooting Season in Suffolk, 6 col.
[The Hoe-Jones copy, with bookplates.]
Quaritch, £2 14S.
Allot (R.) Englands Parnassus, or The choysest Flowers of
manuscript quiring and manuscript foliation to leaf 130,
[Hain, No. 872; "Catalogue of Books Printed in the xvth Century in the British Museum," Part I., page 55, second copy. Collation: [a in eight, a (repeated) to d in tens, e, f in eights, g in six, h to o in tens, p, q in eights, r to z in tens, aa in eight, bb in six, cc in eight]. The verso of leaves 70 [g6] and 240 [bb6] are blank. Tall copy, measuring 15 x 11 inches. From the Carthusian Monastery of Buxheim, with two stamps of the library on first leaf, and interesting inscription on fly-leaf. Alpine Journal (The), a Record of Mountain Adventure and Scientific Observation, by Members of the Alpine Club, Vol. i.-xxxiii. and Index to Vol. i.-xv. (but wants one part, No. 218 in Vol. xxxii., 1918-19), maps and plates, some col. (has the "Narrow Arête plate in Vol. ii. and the "Man and Monster" plate in Vol. iii.), hf. green mor., last 8 vol. in parts as issued, 1864-1920 (1), July 25, Sotheby Edwards, LII Alpine Journal, numerous plates, Vol. i.-xxv. orig. cl., and Vol. xxvi. to xxxii, Part i., in parts as issued (Parts 195217), Index to Vol. i.-xv., 1892-Catalogue of Books in the Library, 1899, together 27 vol. and 23 parts (the binding of Index and Catalogue a little damaged), 18641918, 8vo. (132), April 25, Sotheby Barnard, £19 Alpine Journal, Vol. i.-xx., and Index to Vol. i.-xv. (Vol. xx., two copies), cl. gt., 1864-1901, 8vo. (551), April 18, Sotheby Thorp, £14 1OS. Alvarottis (Iac. de). De Feudis, gothic letter, double columns of 60 lines, initials in red, hf. cf. [Hain *887], “ Venetiis " [Padova, Laurentius Canozius], 1477, folio (19), May 25, Sotheby Davis & Orioli, £8 Amadis de Gaule, traduit nouuellement d'Espagnolen Francoys, par le Seigneur des Essars Nicolas de Herberay, Livres i.-iv., 4 vol. in 1, roman letter, woodcuts (a few small wormholes, 2 11. cut at fore-edge), modern brown mor., Pour Vincent Sertenas, 1548, 50, 45, folio (2881), Nov. 2, Sotheby Colnaghi, £6 15s. Amadis de Gaule. Le Premier (-Second) Livre d'Amadis de Gaule, mis en Francoys par le Seigneur des Essars Nicolas de Herberay, woodcuts, 2 vol. in 1, orig. vell., Paris, E. Groulleau, 1555, 8vo. (3), Oct. 21, Sotheby Maggs, £6 1OS. Amadis de Gaule. Le Sixiesme (Septiesme) Livre d'Amadis de Gaule, mis en Francois par le Seigneur des Essars, 2
vol. in 1, orig. vell., Paris, pour Vincent Sertenas, 1557, sm. 8vo. (3A), Oct. 21, Sotheby Dobell, £2 5s. Amadis de Gaule. Le douzieme Livre d'Amadis de Gaule, traduit nouvellement d'Espagnol en François, par G. Aubert de Poitiers, title within a woodcut border, cuts in the text, orig. cf. (slightly damaged), En Anvers, par G. Silvius, 1572, sm. 4to. (4), Oct. 21, Sotheby
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Ford, £7 Ambroise (St.) Lettres, par D. de Bonrecueil, 3 vol., contemp. olive mor. ex., tooled backs, gt. over marbled edges, with
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[The first book printed by Valdarfer in Milan.] America. Acts and Laws of His Majesty's English Colony of Connecticut in New England in America [with Charter], old sheep, New London, Timothy Green, 1750-1752, folio (490), Jan. 10, Anderson Galleries $100
[Good copy of these rare Acts and Laws, with four additional Acts and Laws bound at the end, pp. 257-268. These Acts include the following: "Foreigners not to Trade with or Corrupt the Indians "-" Act for the well Ordering and Governing the Indians Keeping the Lords Day, and preventing disorders on it "; etc.] America. Impartial (An) History of the War in America, full-length ports. of Washington and others, cf. (broken and title torn across), 1780 (457), June 23, Hodgson Maggs, £10 5s.
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Galleries American Entomological Society. Transactions, Vol. i.-xlii., with supplementary vol., "Synopsis of the Hymenoptera. of America, North of Mexico," by E. T. Cresson, 1887, together 43 vol., plates, hf. green mor., Philadelphia, 1867-1916, 8vo. (515), March 1, Sotheby · Heffer, £36 America. [Huttich (J.)] Novvs Orbis Regionum ac Insularum veteribus incognitarum, etc. [Sabin 34102], Petit's device on title and two-fold map (leaf of imprint at end defective), Parisiis, 1532, and Quintilianus, 1527, in I vol., old vell., 1532-27, folio (574), Dec. 1, Hodgson Davis & Orioli, £21 American Indians. An Essay towards an Indian Bibliography, being a Catalogue of Books relating to the History, Antiquities, Languages, etc. of the American Indians, in the library of Thomas W. Field, full brown mor., gt. back, gt. top, uncut, fine copy, New York, 1873, 8vo. (36), Oct. 13, Anderson Galleries $95 [America.] Journal du Voyage fait a la Mer de Sud, avec les Filibustiers de l'Amerique en 1684 et annees suivantes. Par le Sieur Raveneau de Lussan, polished cf. ex., gt. edges, by Bedford, Paris, Jean Baptiste Coignard, 1690, sm. 8vo. (23), May 16, Anderson Galleries $60
[Relates principally to the fighting of the French and Spanish in the island of San Domingo, with accounts of the capture of the treasure ships sailing from Acapulco and the Philippines. With the Huth bookplate.] America. Letter to the Earl of Liverpool from the Earl of Selkirk on the subject of the Red River Settlement in North America, unbd. and unopened [Printed for private distribution only, 1819], 8vo. (15), Nov. 25, Hodgson Stevens, Son & Stiles, £8 5s. America. Maryland. Two Broadsides. I. His Excellency's Speech to the General Assembly, 1 page folio, undated. II. The Assembly's Answer to his Excellency's Speech, December the 2d, 1708, I page folio. Annapolis, printed by Thomas Reading, Anno Domini MDCCVIII., in pro