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A CATALOGUE OF Books in English later than 1700, forming a portion of the Library of Robert Hoe New York 1905

EX LIBRIS ROBERT HOE

VOLUME I

CATALOGUE

VOLUME I

ONE HUNDRED COPIES ONLY, INCLUDING THREE UPON IMPERIAL JAPANESE VELLUM. PRINTED BY THE UNIVERSITY PRESS, CAMBRIDGE

A Catalogue of Books in English Later than 1700

Forming a Portion of the Library of Robert Hoe

[Illustration]

VOLUME I

Privately Printed New York · 1905

THIS CATALOGUE WAS COMPILED BY CAROLYN SHIPMAN

THE CATALOGUE

ABBADIE, JAQUES. Chemical Change in the Eucharist. In four letters shewing the relations of faith to sense, from the French of Jaques Abbadie, by John M. Hamersley, . . . London: Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, . . . Published for the Editor. [1867]    4to, vellum boards, red edges.

À BECKETT, GILBERT ABBOTT. The Comic History of England. By Gilbert Abbott à Becket. [vignette] With ten coloured etchings, and one hundred and twenty woodcuts, by John Leech. . . . [London]   Published at the Punch Office, . . . MDCCCXLVII. 8vo, two volumes, cloth, uncut edges.

À BECKETT, GILBERT ABBOTT. The Comic History of Rome. By Gilbert Abbott à Beckett. Illustrated by John Leech. [London] Bradbury and Evans. [n. d.] 8vo, cloth, uncut edges .

First edition. Ten steel plates, coloured, engraved title and ninety eight other woodcut illustrations.

ABÉLARD AND HÉLOISE. A Nineteenth Century, and familiar history of the Lives, Loves, & Misfortunes, of Abeillard and Heloisa, A Matchless Pair, who flourished in the twelfth century: a Poem, in twelve cantos. Illustrated with ten engravings. By Robert Rabelais, the Younger. . . . London: printed for J. Bumpus, . . . 1819. 8vo, half red levant morocco, gilt back, gilt top, uncut edges, by Rivière.

The engravings are in aquatint by Landseer and Lewis after the designs of Thurston.

ACLAND, SIR HENRY. See Ruskin and Acland.

ACT OF PARLIAMENT. [First page] Anno Regni Decimo Quarto Georgii III. Regis. 1774. Regulation of Massa chuset's Bay. [woodcut arms] An Act of Parliament Passed in the Fourteenth Year of the Reign of His Majesty King George the Third. 1774. An Act for the better regulating the Government of the Province of the Massachuset's Bay, in New England. &c. [Colophon] Boston: Printed by M. Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's Council, 1774. Folio, brown morocco, uncut edges, by The Club Bindery.

No title, A1 A2, and B1 B3 (verso blank). Pages 1 9.

ADAMSON, JOHN. Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Luis de Camoens. By John Adamson. . . . London: printed for Longman . . . MDCCCXX. Royal 8vo, two volumes, citron levant morocco, back and sides in gold and green mosaic, gilt top, uncut edges, by David.

Large paper copy, with nine portraits of Camoens, three in two states, proofs before and after letters, and nine illustrations after the designs of Harding and others, proofs on India paper. All but two of these plates are inserted.

ADDISON, JOSEPH. A Poem to his Majesty [William III.], Presented to the Lord Keeper. By Mr. Addison, of Mag. Coll. Oxon. London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, at the Judge's Head near the Inner Temple Gate in Fleetstreet, MDCXCV. Folio, figured silk. Bound with YALDEN'S "Conquest of Namur," 1695 .

First edition.

Collation: Title, A1 (verso blank). Dedication to Sir John Sommers, Lord Keeper of the Great Seal, A2. Poem, B1 D1 in twos. Pages 1 10.

ADDISON AND STEELE. [First page] Numb. I The Spectator. [Two lines from Horace] To be Continued every Day. Thursday, March 1, 1711. [Two columns of text] [At the bottom of the verso] London: Printed for Sam. Buckley, at the Dolphin in Little Britain: and Sold by A. Baldwin in Warwick Lane. Folio, two volumes, green vellum, gilt sides, uncut edges.

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