[Horace Walpole's copy, with his ex-libris, numerous MS. notes and an Index of Remarkable Persons in his autograph. From Strawberry Hill.-Catalogue.]

4653 Hamilton (Sir W.) Collection of Etruscan, Greek and Roman Antiquities, descriptive text (English and French) by D'Hancarville, coloured and other plates, 4 vol., old French morocco, g. e. (Derome), Naples, 1766-67, folio (292)

Young, £7 4654 Havard (H.) Histoire de la Faience de Delft, 25 plates and illustrations, facsimiles, marks, etc. in the text, by L. Flameng et C. Goutzwiller, 2 vol., original wrappers, uncut, Plon, 1878, super imperial 8vo. (297) J. Bumpus, £5 2s. 6d. [One of fifty copies on grand papier de Hollande, with the plates in three states. Catalogue.] 4655 Hayley (W.) The Life of George Romney, Esq., portraits and plates, scored russia gilt, m. e., 1809, 4to. (298)

J. Bumpus, £7 15s. 4656 Herrick (Robert). Hesperides, or the Works both Human and Divine (including his Noble Numbers), portrait by Marshall, first edition, with the rare leaf of errata, morocco extra, gilt sides, full gilt back, g. e. (by Charles Lewis), London, printed for John Williams and Francis Englefield, 1648, 8vo. (308) Pickering, £75

4657 Heylyn (Peter). A Full Relation of two Journeys, the one into the Main Land of France, the other into some of the adjacent Islands, russia extra, joints, g. on m. e., by Kalthoeber, Mr. Beckford's copy, with some notes in his autograph on the fly-leaf, 1656, 4to. (309) W. Brown, £9 15s.

[A small oval drawing in water-colours of a lake with an island in the centre and some dwellings painted on the flyleaf.--Catalogue.]

4658 Holbein (Hans). The Images of the Old Testament, lately expressed, 98 woodcuts, unbound, Printed at Lyons by John Frellon, 1549, small 4to. (315) Cockerell, 16 105.

[This edition, with an English text, contained six more woodcuts than in the Latin version. Four of these are ovals on one leaf at the end.--Catalogue.]

4659 Holland (H.) Herwologia Anglica, 65 portraits, including Henry, Prince of Wales, tilting, morocco, gilt sides, with a centre ornament au pointillé, and floral ornaments at angles, full gilt back, g. e., Impensis Crispini Passaei Calcographii et Jansonii Bibliop. Arnhem., s. a. (1620), folio (316)

Hazlitt, £30 10S.

4660 Holmes (R. R.) Specimens of Royal Fine and Historical Bookbinding selected from the Royal Library, Windsor Castle, 152 plates printed in facsimile by W. Griggs, original cloth, 1893, super imperial 4to. (317) Ellis, £4 10s. •4661 Horatius. Poemata in quibus multa correcta sunt et institutiones suis locis positæ commentariorum quodammodo uice fuguntur, second Aldine edition, old morocco gilt, g. e., with the Aldine anchor on sides (63% inches), Venet., Aldus, 1509 (323) B. F. Stevens, £8

4662 Horsley (John). Britannia Romana, or the Roman Antiquities

of Britain in three Books, 100 plates, interleaved throughout, with manuscript notes by Sir R. Colt Hoare, bound in 4 vol., russia exira, from the Stourhead Library, 1732, folio (324)

Sotheran, £6 155. 4663 Howard (John). The State of the Prisons in England and

Wales, 21 plates and folding table, vellum extra, inlaid, gilt borders on sides, full gilt back, g. e., with a finely-painted drawing in sepia on the obverse side of the interior of a dungeon, with a chained prisoner and two figures, and on the reverse side an allegorical female figure of Charity, Warrington, 1784, 4to. (326)

Tregaskis, £15 5s. [The following inscription is written on the back of the title-page : “This copy of John Howard's work upon the state of the prisons was given me by my friend, Sir George Leeds, Bart., as the author's own private copy, Augustus Frederick, Kensington Palace, June the 7th, 1819.”—

Catalogue.) 4664 Hunting An Essay on Hunting, by a Country Squire, first

edition, gilt geometrical design on sides, emblematic tooling, g.e., by Gosden, 1733, 8vo. (329) Sabin, £9 12s. 6d.

(A reprint was published by Smeaton in 1820, a few copies

being printed on large and thick paper.- Ed.] 4665 Hutchinson (W.) The History of the County of Cumberland

and some places adjacent, maps and numerous plates of views, antiquities, etc., 2 vol., russia extra, y. e., 1794, royal 4to. (330)

Walford, £4 45. 4666 Jobson (Richard). The Golden Trade, or a Discovery of the

River Gambia, and the Golden Trade of the Æthiopians, morocco extra, g. e., the Beckford copy, London, printed by Nicholas Okes, 1623, 4to. (335)

W. Brown, kio 4667 Johnson (Samuel). Irene, a tragedy, as it is acted at the

Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, first edition, morocco extra, g. t., uncut, by Bedford (wanted half title), R. Dodsley, 1749 (337)

Pearson, £10 [Inserted was a slip with an inscription, “Presented to me in an affectionate manner by the great and good

Saml. Johnson, LL.D., 29th. Dec., 1772." ---Catalogue.] 4668 Johnson (Samuel). The Rambler, first edition, complete set

of the original numbers, with title pages, bound in 2 vol., mottled calf extra, full gilt backs, g. t., uncut, 1750-52, folio (338)

Pickering, $29 4669 Johnson (Samuel). Miscellanies in Prose and Verse, by Anna

Williams, morocco extra, g.e., by Rivière, T. Davies, 1766, · 4to. (339)

W. Brown, £20 los. [This copy contained some contributions, including the preface by Dr. Johnson, also MS. notes by Mrs. Piozzi, who had supplied the names of some of the contributors. Inserted was a note from her, when Mrs. Thrale, to Doctor Johnson, commencing : “Will you permit me to do a rude thing and slip to bed? I am sadly exhausted by driving to Town, rising before my usual time and fretting all the day

long . . Good night,” another when Mrs. Piozzi, making an appointment with Mr. and Mrs. Lysons. Catalogue.] 4670 Jones (Inigo) and W. Kent. Some Designs, 53 plates of designs for buildings, chimney-pieces, windows, vases, etc. engraved by Vardy, old vellum, Horace Walpole's copy with his ex-libris, 1744, folio (340) W. Brown, £4 12s. 6d. 4671 Keats (John). Poems, first edition, morocco, inside gilt borders, g. e., by Rivière, C. and J. Ollier, 1817, 8vo. (343) Edwards, £25 4672 Kip (I.) Nouveau Théâtre de la Grande Bretagne, 80 plates, coloured by a contemporary hand, with the arms emblazoned, original marbled calf gilt, m. e., Londres, chez David Mortier, 1708, folio (348) Rimell, £8 4673 Lamb (Charles). Mrs. Leicester's School, or the History of Several Young Ladies, related by themselves, frontispiece, first edition, half calf, the original advertisements preserved at the end, Printed for M. J. Godwin, 1809, 8vo. (353)

Sabin, £35

4674 Latham (Symon). Latham's Falconry, or the Falcon's Lure and Cure, first edition, woodcuts, 2 parts in I vol., original calf, some leaves wormed, otherwise a fine copy, 1615-18, small 4to. (358) Hornstein, £7 15s. 4675 Locker-Lampson (F.) The Rowfant Library. A Catalogue of the Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters, Drawings and Pictures, collected by Frederick LockerLampson, frontispiece by G. Cruikshank and portrait, original half binding, g. t., uncut, 150 copies printed for sale, Quaritch, 1886, royal 8vo. (366) Cockerell, £6 IOS.

[This copy belonged to Richard Herne Shepherd, who corrected it throughout. Inserted was an autograph letter from F. L.-L. to R. H. S., on which the latter had noted the various corrections.-Catalogue.]

4676 [Lyttleton (Lord).] Dialogues of the Dead, the fourth edition corrected, to which are added four new Dialogues, old English morocco, broad gilt borders on sides, with pendants of birds and other ornaments, full gilt back, g. e., 1765 (370) J. Bumpus, £6 4677 Malton (T.) Picturesque Tour through the Cities of London and Westminster, 100 aquatinta plates, 2 vol. in 1, russia extra, g. e., 1792, folio (374) Bain, £12 15s. 4678 Marguerite Reine de Navarre. Heptaméron Français, ou Les Nouvelles de Marguerite, Reine de Navarre, frontispiece by Dunker, 73 plates by Freudeberg, engraved by Guttenberg, etc., 3 vol., old morocco, g. e., numerous uncut leaves, Berne, chez la Nouvelle Société Typographique, 1780-81 (376) Sabin, £21 55.

679 Martir (P., of Angleria). The History of Trauayle in the West and East Indies and other Countreys lying eyther way towards the fruitfull and ryche Moluccaes, by Richard Eden, newly set in order, augmented and finished by R. Willes, black letter. old calf gilt, r. e., London, R. Jugge, 1577, 4to. (381) Pickering, £17

4680 Marvell (Andrew). Miscellaneous Poems, portrait, first

edition, original calf, London, printed for R. Boulter, 1681, folio (382)

Sabin, £20 4681 Millais (J. G.) A Breath from the Veldt, illustrations by the

author and frontispiece by Sir J. E. Millais, R.A., original cloth, uncut, H. Sotheran and Co., 1895, 4to. (387)

Sotheran, £5 ros. [Pages x., 236. Published at £3 35. net, but advanced

to 44 4s. in July, 1897.-ED.] 4682 Nash (T.) Collections for the History of Worcestershire,

with Supplement, map, portraits and plates of views, etc., 2 vol., russia extra, m. e., 1791-82-99, folio (396)

Edwards, £ui los. 4683 Newcastle (Margaret Countess of). Poems and Fancies,

portrait of the authoress, in a niche, backed, first edition, morocco extra, g. e., by F. Bedford, London, T. R. for T. Martin and J. Allestrye, 1653, folio (397)

B. F. Stevens, £.36 [This copy formerly belonged to the Earl of Westmoreland, author of “Otia Sacra," who had written on the titlepage, “Solus Deus ptector meus W.," and on the fly-leaf a poem of 18 lines in his autograph, addressed to the Countess.

--Catalogue.] 4684 Newcastle (Margaret Duchess of). Nature's Pictures drawn

by Fancies Pencil to the Life, being several feigned Stories, Comical, Tragical, Tragi-Comical, etc., portrait of the Duchess in a niche, and another of the Duchess seated in a chair, both by P. V. Schuppen after V. Diepenbeke, morocco extra, g. e., by F. Bedford, London, printed by A. Maxwell, 1671 (398)

B. F. Stevens, £9 155. 4685 Newcastle (Margaret Duchess of). Life of William Caven

dishe, Duke, Marquess and Earl of Newcastle, portrait by Vorstemans, inlaid and inserted, morocco extra, g. e., by F. Bedford, 1675, 4to. (399)

B. F. Stevens, £7 4686 Nichols (John). The Progresses and Public Processions of

Queen Elizabeth, 3 vol., 1823—The Progresses, Processions and Magnificent Festivities of King James the First, his Royal Consort, Family and Court, 4 vol., 1828, together 7

vol., plates, calf extra, m. e., royal 4to. (401) Bain, £7 5s. 4687 Nimrod's Northern Tour, descriptive of the Principal Hunts

of Scotland and the North of England, original cloth, uncut, W. Spiers, 1838, 8vo. (402)

Pickering, 45 4688 Olearius (A.) Voyages and Travels of the Ambassadors, sent

by Frederick Duke of Holstein to the great Duke of Muscovy and the King of Persia, whereto are added the Travels of John Albert Mandelslo, frontispiece and maps, old English morocco extra, g. e., Charles II. copy, with his crowned cypher at the angles on sides and on back, 1662, folio (408)

Maggs, £7 155. 4689 Omar Khayyam. Rubaiyát of Omar Khayyam, the Astronomer

Poet of Persia, translated into English verse (by Edward
Fitzgerald), first edition, morocco, richly gilt borders of

roses on sides, the inner compartments filled with gold dots, full gilt back, inside borders, g. e., the original wrappers preserved, by Cobden-Sanderson, the Doves Bindery, 1893, B. Quaritch, 1859, small 4to. (409) Denham, £58 4690 Ovid. Metamorphosis Englished and Represented in Figures. An Essay to the translation of Virgil's Eneis, by G. S(andys), engraved title and plates, old English calf, sides covered with rich gold tooling, Oxford, 1632, folio (414) B. F. Stevens, £60 [On the engraved title: "2nd July, 1675, Given by my Honoured Aunt ye Lady Astely. Nich. Lestrange." The ex-libris of Sir John Fenn, John Frere and the Right Hon. J. H. Frere pasted on fly-leaf.-Catalogue.]

4691 Palmerin of England. The First (and Second) Part of the no lesse rare than excellent and stately History of the famous and fortunate Prince Palmerin of England, translated out of French by A(nthony) M(unday), black letter, 2 parts in 1 vol., morocco extra, g. e., by F. Bedford, 1639, 4to. (416) Sotheran, £6 4692 Penny Histories. Famous History of Hector-Don Bellianis of Greece-Life and Death of St. George-Seven Champions of Christendom (2 parts)-Guy of Warwick-Sir Bevis of Southampton-Jack and the Giants (2 parts)Thomas Hickathrift (2 parts), and a large number of other Chap-books, nearly all with woodcuts, published at London and York and bound in 4 vol., half calf, 8vo. (427)

W. Brown, £27 [A note on the title of vol. i. states that these chap-books were collected by Mr. Ritson. Subsequently they passed into the possession of the Duke of Roxburghe, and sold at his sale in 1812 for £5 12s. 6d. ; afterwards in the Heber collection.-ED.]

4693 Piranesi (G. B.) Le Antichità Romana, 202 plates (only), 4 vol. (vol. ii. half bound)-Monumenti degli Scipioni, 6 plates (no text) — Sciographia Quatuor Templorum Veterum, 46 plates-Lapides Capitolini, etc., 46 platesRomanorum Magnificentia et Architectura, 51 platesCampus Martius antiquæ urbis, 49 plates Antichità d'Albano, etc., 53 plates-Vasi, Candelabri Cippi, Sarcofagi, etc., 112 plates, 2 vol.-Colonna Trajana, etc., 29 plates-Ruines extérieures et intérieures de trois Temples Grecs à Pestum, 21 plates-Vedute de Roma, 138 plates, 2 vol.--Statues Antiques, 41 plates-Teatro d'Ercolano, 8 plates-Diverse Manière d'Adornare i Cammini, 69 plates -Raccolta di Alcuni Disegni del Barberi da Cento detto Il Guercino, 28 plates-Schola Italica Picturæ, 40 platesStampe Diverse, 17 plates, together 22 vol., original boards excepting I vol. (sold not subject to return), Roma, v. y., large folio (432) E. Parsons, £24 4694 Pope (Alexander). A Riddle, a poem of 26 lines, commencing:

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