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2316 FORBES' (D.) Grammar of the Hindustani Language, in the Oriental and Roman Character, with Extracts for Reading, and a Vocabulary of all the Words, numerous copper-plate illustrations of the Alphabetic Writing, 8vo. hf. calf neat, 8s. 6d. 1855
2317 FORBES' (Professor) Monograph of the British Naked-Eyed Medusae, with Figures of all the Species, Coloured Plates, folio bds. 18s. Say Society, 1848
2318 FORD'S Handbook for Travellers in Spain, maps, 2 vols, post 8yo. cloth, 18s. (pub. £1. 10s.) scarce. 1845
2319 FOREIGN QUARTERLY REVIEW, a Journal of the best Foreign Literature, from its commencement in 1827 to 1847, 37 -vols. 8vo. hf. calf gilt, £5. 15s. 6d. (pub. £22 ) "1827-47
%• This journal is of the highest reputation, and contains numerous articles by Mr. T. Carljle and other authors of first-rate ability.
2320 FOREST Life, or a Memoir of Settlers in the Western Prairies of America, by the Author of "A New Home," 2 vols. 12mo. cloth, 3s. (pub. 12s.) 1842
2321 FORESTER'S (Frank) Field Sports in the United States and British Provinces of America, 2 vols, post 8vo. cloth, 5s. 6d. (pub. £1. Is.) 1848
2322 FORESTER'S (Thomas) Rambles in the Islands of Corsica and Sardinia, with Notices of their History, Antiquities, and Present Condition, illustrated with beautifully coloured plates and nu~ rfierous woodcuts, impl. 8vo. cloth, 9s. 6d. or calf gilt, marbled edges, 15s. (pub. £1.8s.) 1858
"Mr. Forester's book is in all respects new; the brilliant lithographs bring new landscapes before our eyes—and new glimpses are opened by each of the hundred little pencillings which break, like brightislands, the broad flow of the narrative." —Leader.
2323 FORESTER'S (Thomas) Rambles amongst the Fyelds and Fyords of Norway in the years 1848 and '49, with Remarks on its Political, Military, Eccleisastical, and Social Organisation, tinted engravings, S\o.cloth, 7s. 6d. (pub. 18s.) 1850
2324 FORSKAL (Petrus) Descriptiones Animalium, Avium, Amphibiorum, Piscum, Insectorum, Vermium, qua Itinere Orientali, edidit C. Niebuhr, frontispiece, 4to. hf. calf, 4s. 6d. Haunite, 1775
2325 FORSTER (J. R.) et G. Forster, Characters Generum Plantarum, 75 plates, 1776—Linnjetts' System of Botany, so far as relates to his Classes and Orders of Plants, by Curtis, coloured plates, 1800, 2 vols, in 1, 4to. hf. calf neat, 6s.
2326 FORSTER'S (J. R.) Observations made during a Voyage Round the World, on Physical Geography, Natural History, and Ethic Philosophy, 4to. hf. calf gilt, 6s. 6d. 1778
2327 FORSTER'S (Rev. Charles) Mahometanism Unveiled, an Inquiry in which that Arch-Heresy, its Diffusion and Continuance, are examined on a new principle, 2 vols 8vo. clean in bds. 18s. 6d. Scarce. 1829
2328 FORSTER'S (Rev. Charles) Historical Geography of Arabia, or Patriarchal Evidences of Revealed Religion, maps, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth, 18s. 6d. Scarce. 1844
2329 FORSTER'S (Rev. Charles) One Primeval Language Traced experimentally through Ancient Inscriptions in Alphabetical Characters of Lost Powers from the Four Continents, numerous folding plates, including the large folding one of the Harmony of Alphabets, in case, together 4 vols. 8vo. cloth, £1. os. (pub. £3. 3s.) 1852-54
2330 FORSYTH'S (J.) Remarks on Antiquities, Arts, and Letters, during an Excursion in Italy, in the years 1802-3, 2 vols, post 8vo. hf. calf neat, 3s. 1824
2331 FORSYTH'S (J. S.) Antiquary's Portfolio of Historical and Literary Curiosities, chiefly of Great Britain, during the Middle Ages, portrait, 2 vols, post 8vo. bds. 6s. 6d. 1825
2332 FORTUNE'S (R.) Three Years' Wanderings in the Northern Provinces of China, including a Visit to the Tea, Silk, and Cotton Countries, illustrations, 8vo. cloth, 6s. 6d. '1847
"This is a genuine book—as full of interest and amusement as it is empty of pretences at floe writing. A traveller with an object, who natural! details the adventures which befell him in pursuit thereof, and modestly, but earnestly writes, is as welcome as an old friend or a true witness."— Athenaeum.
2333 FORTIGUERRI, the first canto of Ricciardetto, translated from the Italian, with an Introduction concerning the principal Romantic, Burlesque, and other Mock-heroic Poems, by Lord Glenburvie, plates, 8vo. calf gilt, 6s. 6d. Scarce
2334 FOSBROKE'S Encyclopaedia of Antiquities, and Elements of Archaeology, Classical and Mediaeval, numerous plates, 2 vols.—Foreign Topography, an Account of the Ancient Remains in Africa, Asia, and Europe (a sequel to the former work) plates, 1 vol. together 3 vols. 4to. hf. calf neat, £1. 18s. 1825-28
2336 FOSBROKE'S Encyclopedia of Antiquities and Elements of Archaeology, Classical and Mediaeval, numerous plates, original edition, 2 vols. 4to. bcls. 18s. 6d. (pub. £6. 6s.) 1825
2336 FOSBROKE'S Encyclopedia Op Antiquities, and Elements of Archaeology, Classical and Mediaeval, last edition, with additions, Numerous Plates, 2 vols, royal 8vo. newly hf. bd. calf gilt, marbled edges, £1. Is. 1813
2337 FOSBROKE'S Encyclopaedia of Antiquities, plates, 2 vols.—British Monachism, or the Manners and Customs of Monks and Nuns of England, plates, 1 vol. together 3 vols. impL 8vo. newly hf. bd. calf gilt, £1. 15s. 1843
"A work as original as it is important. No good library should be without it." — Literary Gasette.
2338 FOSBROKE'S (T. D. Author of the Encyclopaedia of Antiquities, Sgc. Sjc.) Rules relating to the Scenery and Antiquities incident to Travellers, including an Epitome of Gilpin's Principles of the Picturesque, sm. 8vo. bds. 2s. 6d. (pub. 7s.) 1826
"As the Encyclopaedia of Antiquities was intended to facilitate a general acquisition of Archaeology, so this has for its object the dissemination, in a cheap form, of the Picturesque, and the Antiquities incident to Travellers; the result of which will, it is hoped, enable the Tourist to have a higher enjoyment of his excursive pleasures, and the Topographer to enliven the heaviness of description by tasteful and interesting additions."— Trejace.
2339 FOSBROKE'S (T. D.) Picturesque and Topographical Account of Cheltenham, and its vicinity, to which are added contributions towards the Medical History of the Waters, by Dr. John Fosbroke, 12mo. sewed, 2s (pub. 5s.) 1826
The object of this work is to give some literary character to the accounts of Cheltenham, by treating the subject according to the rules of great authorities in scenery and Archaeology.
2340 FOSTER'S Handbook Of European Literaturb, thick fcap. 8vo. hf. calf gilt, 4s. 6d. (pub. 8s. 6d. unbd.) 1849
"The researches of the author are so laboured, and the information gathered is so comprehensive, that this book will be an acquisition to every wellselected library, as a means of reference in all cases where memory fails, or where much time without it would be lost in making researches.
2341 FOSS' (Edward) Lives of the Judges of England, with Miscellaneous Notices connected with the Courts at Westminster, from the time of the Conquest to 1485, 4 Tola. 8vo. new cloth, 18s. (pub. £2.16s.)
2342 FOSS' (Edward) Lives Of The Judges Op England, with Miscellaneous Notices connected with theCourts at Westminster, from the time of the Conquest to 1660, 6 vols. 8vo. new cloth, £2. 5s. or newly bd. calf gilt, marbled leaves, £3. 8s. (pub. £4. 4s. cloth.) Longmans, 1848-57
*,* Forms A Companion To Campbell's Lives Op The Chancellors.
'* This work will supply an important deficiency in English literature. The Judges of England is an excellent book, and will, without doubt, be appreciated by the public at large, as well as by the members of the legal profession."— Tait's Edinburgh Magazine.
"A work which cannot be too highly estimated, whether for the importance of its object, or the great learning, extraordinary research, judgment, and impartiality which are bestowed on ail parts of its composition."—Legal Observer.
"Mr. Foss has written a book which has added more to our knowledge of legal history than any single book published since * Madox's History of the Exchequer.'"—Gentleman's Magazine.
2343 FOSSILS—Hamilton's (Rev. W.) Letters concerning the Natural History of the Basaltes, and its Attendant Fossils, in the Northern Counties of Ireland, map and plates, 8vo. hf. morocco, imc«<,4s.6d.
2344 FOTJLKE'S (E. S.) Manual of Ecclesiastical History, from the 1st to the 12th Century inclusive, 8vo. cloth, 5s. 6d.
2345 FOTJRDRINIER'S (Harriet) Our New Parish, its Privileges and Progress, fcap. 8vo. cloth, 2s. Pickering, 1852
2346 FOXE'S (Maister John) Sermon of Christ Crucified, preached at Paule's Cross, the Friday before Easter commonly called Good Friday, portrait inserted, sm. 4to. Jjlarft JtEtter, calf neat, 10s. 6d.
John Daye, over Aldersgate, 1570
2347 FOX'S (John) Acts and Monuments
ling over Aldersgate, beneath Sainet
2348 FOX'S (John) Acts and Monuments of the Church, with Life of the Author, fine portrait by Sturt, and numerous illustrations, 3 large vols, folio, hf. calf, Best Edition, £3. 3s. 1684
"The Book of Martyrs was, and yet is, one of the most extraordinary and Popular Church Histories in the World."—1)il/din.
2349 FOXE'S (John) Acts and Monuments, with a Life of the Martyrologist, and Vindication of the Work, by the Rev. George Townsend, portrait, facsimiles, and plates, 8 vols. 8vo. £1. 18s. Best Edition. 1843
2350 FOX'S (Joseph) Natural History of the Human Teeth, with a particular elucidation of the changes which take place during the Second Dentition, numerous fine plates, 2 parts forming 1 vol. 4to. bds. 7s. 6d. Scarce. 1803
2351 FOX'S (George, the Quaker) Journal or Historical Account of his Life, Traveb, Sufferings, &c. 2 vols, post 8vo. cloth, 4s. 1852
"One of the most extraordinary and instructive narratives in the world."—Sir James Mackintosh.
2352 FOX'S (Right Hon. C. J.) Memorials and Correspondence, edited by Lord John Russei.l, 4 vols. 8vo. cloth, £1. Is. (pub. £3. 3s.) 1853-57
2353 FOWLER'S (G.) Three Years in Persia, with Travelling Adventures in Koordistan, plates, 2 vols, post 8vo. cloth, 3s. 1841
2354 FRANCE—Letters on the Genius and Dispositions of the French Government, by an American, 8vo. calf, 3s.
2356 FRANCIS' (J.) Chronicles and Characters of the Stock Exchange, 8vo. cloth, 5s. 6d. (pub. £1. Is:) ' 1849
2357 FRANCIS' (J.) History of the English Railway, its Social Relations and Revelations, 1S20-45, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth new, 8s. 6d. (pub. £1. 4s.) 1851
2358 FRANCIS' (G. W.) Analysis of the British Ferns and their Allies, numerous plates and woodcuts, 8vo. cloth, 3s. 1842
2359 FRANCIS 1st—Bacon's Life and Times of Francis First, King of France, portrait, 2 vols. 8vo. bds. 4s. 6d. 1829
2360 FRANCO'S (R. Solomon) Truth Springing out of the Earth, that is, the Truth of Christ proved out of the Promises of the Law, wherein it is made manifest that the Coming of the Messias cannot be for Temporal Things, according to the expectation of the Jews, sm. 4to. hf. bd. 4s. 1668
2361 FRANCKLIN'S (Capt.) History of the Reign of Shah-Aulum, Emperor of Hindostaun, containing the transactions of the Courts of Delhi and the Neighbouring States during 36 years, map and several fine portraits, 4to. hf. russia neat, 4s. 1798
2362 FRANKLAND'S(Capt.C.C)Travels to and from Constantinople in the Years 1827 and 1828, maps and plates, 2 vols. 8vo. bds. 3s. (pub. £1. 4s.) 1829
2363 FRANKLIN'S (W.) Inquiry concerning the Site of Ancient Palibothra, conjectured to lie within the limits of the modern district of Bhaugulpoor, according to Researches made on the spot in 1811-12-13-14-15, maps and plates, 2 parts in 1 vol. 4to. hf. morocco, 7s. 6d.
2364 FRANKLIN'S (Capt. J.) Journey to the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819-20-1-2, and Second Expedition in 1825-6-7, including an Account of a Detachment to the Eastward, by Dr. Richardson, numerous maps and plates, 2 vols. 4to. calf, very neat, £1. 15s. 1823-28
"The unstudied and seaman-like simplicity of the style is not the least of its merits, and the illustrations and embellishments are of a very superior kind."—Quarterly Review.
2365 FRANKLIN'S (Benj ) Works, Life, Correspondence, &c. &c. plates, 6 vols. 8vo. hf. calf gilt, £1. lis. 6d. 1833
"It must rank as a Standard work, which will not lose its interest forages to come. It embraces and discusses a multitude of great historical, religious, and political questions, and throws much light upon an era of almost unparalleled importance in the history of nations."— Literary Gazette.
2366 FRANKS' (Richd.) Northern Memoirs, calculated for the Meridian of Scotland, to which is added the contemplative and practical Angler, new edition with notes, 8vo. bds. 4s. 6d.
2367 FRANK AVILDMAN'S Adventures on Land and AVater, by F. Gerstaecker, translated and revised by L. Wraxall, with tinted illustrations by Harrison Weir, 12mo. cloth, gilt edges, 2s. 1855
2368 FRASER'S History of the NaduShah, formerly called Thamas Kuli Khan, Emperor of Persia, with a Catalogue of 200 MSS. in the Persic and other Oriental languages, collected in the East, fine frontispiece, 8vo. calf. 1742
2369 FRASER'S (J. B.) Tour through part of the Snowy Range of the Himala Mountains, and to the Sources of the Rivers Jumna and Ganges, large map, 4to. calf, very neat, 12s. 182*
2370 FRASER'S (L.) Zoologia Typica, or Figures of New and Rare Mammals and Birds, described in the Proceedings Ot exhibited in the Collections of the Zoological Society of London, 70 large and beautifully coloured plates, with descriptions to each, folio, hf. morocco uncut, £3. 10s. (pub. £8. 8s.) 1849
2371 FRAUDS (The) of the Romish Monks and Priests, describing the Mock Miracles, Monasteries, Superstitious Observances, &c. &c. of the Church of Rome, post 8vo. new hf. calf gilt, 5s.
2372 FREDERICK, or the Fortunate Beggar, displaying the various Events in Human Life, 2 vols. 12mo. old calf, 3s.
2373 FREMAN'S (G.) Dehortation from all Sinne, but particularly the Sinne of Drinking, sm. 4to. hf. calf, 4s. Scarce.
2374 FREEMASON'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE, from the commencement in 1834 to 1859 inclusive, 33 vols. 8vo. hf. calf, very neat, £8. 8s. 1834-59
2375 FREEMASONRY—Robison's (J.) Proofs of a Conspiracy against all the Religions and Governments of Europe carried on in the several meetings of Freemasons, illuminati, %c. 8vo. bds. 3s. 6d. 1798
2376 FREEMASONRY—Preston's Illustrations of Masonry, with Copious Notes, illustrative and explanatory, by G. Oliver, post 8vo. bds. 4s. 6d. (pub. 8s ) 1829
2377 FREE THINKER (The) or Essays of Wit and Humour, 3 vols. 12mo. calf neat, 5s. 1739
2378 FREER'S (M. W.) Historical Works, viz. Life of Marguerite d'Angouleme, Queen of Navarre, 2 vols. 1854— Life of Jeanne d'Albret, Queen of Navarre, 2 vols. 1855—Elizabeth de Valois', Queen of Spain, and the Court of Phillip II. 2 vols. 1857—Henry III. King of France and Poland, his Court and Times. 3 vols. 1858—History of the Reign of Henry IV. King of France and Navarre, 2 vols. 1860, together 11 vols, post 8vo. illustrated with numerous fine portraits, £2. 6s. (pub. £5 15s. 6d.) 1854-60
"It is not attributing too much to Miss Freer to say that herself and Mr. Prescott are probably the best samples of our modern biographers. The
J (resent series will be a boon to posterity for which t will be grateful. Equally suitable for'instruction and amusement, they portray some of the most interesting characters and peiiods of history."— Joi n Bull.
2379 FRENCH PERSECUTION — A Specimen of Papal and French Persecution exhibited in the Sufferings of some of the more eminent Confessors and Martyrs during the reign of Lewis XIV. particularly of Lewis de Marollcs, &c. translated from the French, sin. 8vo. calf, 4». 6d. 1712
2380 FRISII (Gemmse) de Astrolabo Catholico Liber, curious cuts, 8vo. vellum, 4s. Antwrpia, 1556
2381 FROISSART and MONSTRELET'S Chronicles Of England, France, Spain, and Countries adjacent, translated by Col. Johnes, with Notes, illustrated with upwards of 200 beautiful woodcuts of Manners and Customs, 4 vols, royal 8vo. newly and handsomely bd. calf gilt, marbled edges, £3. 8s. 1848
"Our old Monkish Chroniclers, authentic and amusing-, carry the reader back to the days in which they lived, by an irresistible spell."—lluarteiiy Reriew.
2382 FROISSART'S CHRONICLES, ILLUMINATED ILLUSTRATIONS of, a series of Coloured Facsimiles from the drawings of the Illuminated Copies in the British Museum, the Bibliotheque Royale at Paris, 74 plates printed in gold and colours, 2 vols, royal 8vo. hf. morocco uucut, gilttop, £3.16s.Very Scarce. 1845
2383 FROISSART and His Times, or Stories from Froissart, by the late Barry St. Leger, Esq. 3 vols, post 8vo. bds. 7s. 6d. (pub. £1. lis. 6d.) 1832
*.* A popular version of the old English and French Historians.
"In Froissart we hear the gallant knights of whom he wrote arrange the terms of combat and the manner of the onset, we hi ar their soldiers cry their war cries, we see them strike their horses with the spur, and the liveliness of tits narration hurries us along with them intu the whilhvind of battle."—Sir Walter Scott.
2384 FROST'S (J.) Pictorial History of the United States, portrait and numerous engravings, 8vo. hf. calf gilt, 5s. 6d. 1847
2385 FRY (Elizabeth) Memoir of the Life of, with Extracts from her Journal and Letters, edited by her Daughters, portrait, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth, 10s. 6d. (pub. £1. 8s.) scarce. 1847
2386 FRY'S (Caroline) The Listener, an Interesting Series of Sketches and Essays on various Subjects, 2 vols, post 8vo. cloth, 3s. 6d. 1830
2387 FUCHS (Leonart) Te Historia StirpiumCommentarii Insignes portraits and above 500 large wood engravings, thick folio, in the original old calf binding with brass corners and bosses, £1. Is.
Basil. 1542 The above is a peculiar copy of a very curious old work on Botany; it has a MS. Index, and the whole of he very numerous engravings are carefully coloured.
2388 FUGITIVE PIECES on Various Subjects, by several Authors, on Deformity, on Delicacy, Lucina sine Concubitu, &C. &c. 2 vols. 12mo. calf, 3s. 6d.
2389 FUGITIVE of Folly (The) or the Progress of Error from Youth to Manhood, with Hints for the Regulation of the Police, by Thomas Thoughtless, 12mo, hf. bd. 2s. 1793
2390 FULKE GREVILLE'S (Lord Brooke) Elegant Workes (in verse) written in his Familiar Exercise with Sir Philip Sidney, sm. folio, handsomely bd. in morocco super extra, gilt edges, with broad border of gold on the sides, by
RlVIERE, AN ELEGANT VOLUME, £2. 2s.
"Dryden formed his tragic style more upon Lord Brooke than upon any other writer."— Soutli&j.
2391 FULKE'S (Dr. W.) Meteors, or a plain Description of all kinds of Meteors, as well Fiery and Ayrie, as Watry and Earthy, &c. &c. 12mo. 4s. 6d. scarce.
2392 FULLER'S (Thos.) WORKS, viz. Church History of Britain, with Preface and Notes, by Nichols, plates, 3 vols. —History of the Worthies of England, with Notes and Copious Index, by Dr. Nuttall, 3 vols.—History of Cambridge, 1 vol.—Holy and Profane State, with Notes, by Nichols, 1 vol. together 8 vols. cloth, £2. 10s. Scarce. 1840-42
2393 FULLER'S (Thos.) Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Christ until 1648, with his History of thj University of Cambridge and Waltham Abbey, plates by Hollar, folio, handsomely bd. dark sprinkled calf extra, carmine edges, old style, By Riviere, £3. 3s. 1655
2394 FULLER'S (Thos.) Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Jesus Christ until the year 1648, frontispieces, 3 vols. 8vo. cloth, £1. Is." 1837
2395 FULLER'S (Thos.) Church History of Great Britain, from the Birth of Jesus Christ to the year 1648, edited by Rev. J. 8 Brewer, 6 vols. 8vo. new cloth, uncut, £1. 19s. or handsomely bd. in calf gilt, marbled leaves, £2. 18s.
Oxford, 1845 "It is? a book which never yet has been super seded, and no well-furnished library of English history ought to be without it."—Lowndes.
2396 FULLER (Thos.) The Soveraign's Prerogative and the Subject's Priviledge, comprised in several Speeches, Cases, and Arguments of Law discussed between the late King Charles and the most Eminent Persons of both Houses of Parliament, together with the Grand Mysteries of State then in Agitation, folio, calf, £1. 10s. Scarce. 1658
2397 FULLER'S (Thos.) History of the Worthies of England, with Notes and a copious Index, by Dr. Nuttall, portrait, 3 vols. 8vo. cloth, £1. 2s. Scarce. 1840
2398 FULLER'S (Thos.) Historie of the Holy Warre, map and frontispiece by Marshall, folio, newly bd. dark sprinkled calf extra, carmine edges, old style, BY Riviere, 17s. 6d. First Edition
Thomas Buck, 1639
2399 FULLER'S (Thos.) History of the Holy War, fcap. 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d.
2400 FULLER'S (Thos.) THE HOLY and PROFANE State, with Notes by Nichols, portraits, 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6<L
2401 FULLER'S (Thos.) History of the University of Cambridge and Waltham Abbey, with Notes by Nichols, frontispiece, 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d. 1840
2402 FULLER'S (Thos.) Cause and Cure of a Wounded Conscience, second edition, with corrections and improvements, 12mo. hf. calf, 2s. 6d. 1812
2403 FULLER'S (Thos.) Cause and Cure of a Wounded Conscience, 12mo. calf, 3s.' 1815
2404 FULLER'S (Thos.) Memorials of the Life and Works of, by A. T. Russell, portrait, fcap. 8vo. calf gilt, marbled leaves, 5s. Pickering, 1844
2405 FULLOM'S (S. W.) Marvels of Science, and their Testimony to Holy Writ, numerous illustrations, post 8vo. cloth, 3s. 6d. (pub. 7s. 6d.) 1853
2406 FULLOM (S. W.) The Great Highway, a Story of the World's Struggles, illustrations by J. Leech, 3 vols, post 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d. (pub. £1. lis. 6d.) 1854
2407 FUNERAL Sermons by Eminent English Divines, edited by Rev. John Page Wood, 8vo. cloth, 3s. 1831
2408 FURST'S (P.) Allegorical Engravings of the Twelve Seasons, fine impressions, oblong folio, hf. bd. 12s 6d. n. d.
2409 FUSELI'S (H.) Lectures on Painting, delivered at the Royal Academy, with additional observations and Notes, both Series, best edition, portrait and vignettes, 2 vols. 4to. in 1, new cloth, 8s. (pub. £2. 2s.) 1830
2410 FUSELI'S (H.) Life and Writings, including his Lectures on Painting, &e. edited by J. Knowles, portrait, 3 vols. 8vo. cloth, 8s. 6d. (pub. £1. Is.) 1831
ADBURY'S Collection of Nativities in CL. Genitures, folio, calf, 15s. Scarce 1662