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Ainsworth. (W. H.)-continued. 12 Rookwood; a Romance.

With portrait of the Author after Maclise, and 12 full-page etchings by George Cruikshank.

FIRST EDITION. Post 8vo, original cloth, uncut.
London, 1836.

£17 17s *** With two A.L.S.'s of Ainsworth inserted.

13 Rookwood. Another Copy.

FIRST EDITION. Post 8vo, in the original cloth, uncut (repaired).
London, 1836.

£9 10s

SPECIAL COPY.

14 The Tower of London: A Historical Romance.

A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION BOUND FROM THE PARTS.

Illustrated with the 40 Etchings and 58 Woodcuts by George Cruikshank, and with five of ihe Front Wrappers from the Original Monthly Parts, and the Notices issued with Numbers 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12 and 13. Several of the plates are in two (one in three) staies, showing variations in the engravings.

Thick 8vo, contemporary half morocco binding, uncut.
London, 1840.

£12 12s
*** The following are the plates which are in duplicate showing the variations :-
Queen Jane's Entrance into. the Tower. First and Second State.
The Stone Kitchen. First, Second, and Third State.
Edward Underhill preaching to the Giants. First and Second State.
Queen Jane's Flight from the Tower. First and Second State.
Masque in the Palace Garden of the Tower. First and Second State.
Courtenay's escape from the Tower. First and Second State.

15 Windsor Castle: An Historical Romance.

Portrait of the Author, and 18 etched plates by George Cruikshank and Tony Johannot, and numerous woodcuts by Ú'. A. Delamotte. FIRST Svo EDITION, calf gilt, m. e. London, 1843.

£1 5s

Ainsworth (W. H.)-continued.
16 Windsor Castle. DELAMOTTE (W. A.). 134 Pencil Sketches made by

Delamotte, whilst he was engaged in illustrating Ainsworth's Windsor
Castle, including Sketches of the Grand Entrance; Anne Page's Home;
Poor Knights; St. George's Chapel; Norman Gate; Round Tower;
Cæsar's Tower; Cloisters; Henry VIIIth's Tower; Home Park; Herne's
Oak, &c., &c., some of which are initialed “W. H. A[“ insworth"]
neatly mounted in royal 8vo vol., half russia.

£9 9s

HENRY ALKEN.

(See also under Sporting.) 17 A Touch at the Fine Arts.

12 full-page coloured plates by Henry Alken, with descriptive text.

FIRST EDITION. Imperial Svo, half red morocco, uncut, t. e. 8., with the original paper label bound in at end. London, McLean, 1824.

£7 10s 18 A Touch at the Fine Arts. Another Copy.

Illustrated by 12 plates (in colours), with descriptions, by Henry Alken.

Imperial Svo, original red printed boards. London, 1824. £7 10s I Sa British Proverbs.

A set of six coloured plates, containing about 30 humorous sketches by Henry Alken.

Oblong folio. Boards, with leather back. London, 1824. £6 6s

19 Illustrations to Popular Songs.

43 large coloured plates by Henry Alken, containing a large number of humorois sketches, both sporting and social.

Oblong 4to, in the original boards, with printed label on side.
London, McLean, 1823.

£10 10s

20 Scrap Book.

Series of 42 plates of Coloured Sketches by Henry Alken.
Oblong 4to, cloth. London, McLean, 1823-4.

£10 10s Comprising :Prospect of Hunting, &c. 6 plates.

Tutor's Assistant. 6 plates. Involuntary Thoughts. 6 plates.

British Proverbs. 6 plates. Symptoms. 12 plates.

Flowers from Nature. 6 plates.

Alkon (Henry)-continued.
20a Symptoms of Being Amused.

Vignette title, and 41 plates, containing numerous humorous col-
oured Sporting and other subjects.

FIRST EDITION. Oblong 4to, half morocco.
London, 1822.

£10 10's

21 Symptoms of Being Amused.

42 coloured plates, containing 192 humorous sketches, with witty
applications.

Also the VERY RARE SERIES of 12 COLOURED PLATES, containing some
50 incidents, which forms the only portion of Vol. II. EVER ISSUED.

In one vol., oblong 4to, half morocco, g. e.
McLean, 1822-1824.

£15 15s
* EXCEEDINGLY RARE IN COMPLETE STATE AS ABOVE. The Sketches depict
all kinds of Sporting, Military, and Domestic Incidents in the Artist's most humorous
style.

22 Shakespeare's Seven Ages of Man, depicted in 7 spirited coloured plates.

Oblong folio, half morocco gilt, g. e.
London, McLean, 1824.

£7 108

A Modern

23 ALLINGHAM (William). Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland.
Poem.

Post 8vo, original cloth. London, 1864.
PRESENTATION COPY THE AUTHOR,

“ To Thomas WOOLNER FROM W. ALLINGHAM."

£2 2s

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24 ANECDOTES. The Tickler, or Monthly Compendium of Good Things in
Prose and Verse.

3 vols., royal Svo, old half calf. London, 1818-21. 10's 6d
Containing Anecdotes, Bon Mots, Blunders, Epigrams, Humour, Puns, etc.

25

Ramsay (George). A New Encyclopaedia of Anecdotes, illustra-
tive of Character and Events; from Genuine Sources.

With Coloured Frontispiece illustrating 16 Scenes, Sporting and
Social, including Deer Stalking, Shooting, Fishing, Boxing, Horse-
Racing, etc.
8vo, full calf, uncut, t. e. g. London, 1830.

£1 2s 6d

MATTHEW ARNOLD.

26 Alaric at Rome.

A Type Facsimile Reprint on Vellum of the Original Edition pub-
lished at Rugby in 1840, edited (with Preface) by Thomas J. Wise.

8vo, original vellum, uncut.
London, Privately Printed, 1893.

£6 6s
*** ONE OF FIVE COPIES PRINTED ENTIRELY ON VELLUM.

27 Alaric at Rome.

Another Copy of the Type Facsimile Reprint of the Original
Edition.

Printed on paper. 8vo, original vellum, uncut.
London, Printed for Private Circulation only, 1893.

£1 1s

28 Cromwell; A Prize Poem, Recited in the Theatre, Oxford, June 28, 1843.

FIRST EDITION. Post 8vo, original wrappers. Oxford, 1843. £4 48

29 Empedocles on Etna, and other Poems. By A.

FIRST EDITION. 12mo, original cloth, uncut.
London, B. Fellowes, 1852.

£3 10s

31 Friendship's Garland, being the Conversations, Letters, and Opinions of
the late Arminius Baron Von Thunder-Ten-Tronckh.

FIRST EDITION. Post Svo, original cloth, uncut.
London, 1871.

£2 2s

32 Friendship's Garland. Another Copy.

FIRST EDITION. Post Svo, original cloth. London, 1871. £5 5s

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* PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR, WITH INSCRIPTION (BY THE RECIPIE.T) ON TITLE-PAGE :-

MORTIMER COLLINS FROM MATTHEW ARNOLD"
AND A VERY INTERESTING AUTOGRAPH LETTER OF 2 pp. 8vo FROM MATTHEW ARNOLD TO COLLINS
INSERTED, IN WHICH HE WRITES :-

I SENT YOG' FRIENDSHIP's GARLAND' AS YOU REQUESTED.”

The Times."

Arnold (Matthew-continued.
33 On Home Rule for Ireland. Two Letters to

F'cap. 8vo, original wrappers.

London, Privately Printed, 1891. One of 25 copies printed.

£3 35

BOUND AT THE DOVES BINDERY. 34 Poems.

3 vols., post 8vo, bound by Cobden Sanderson at the Doves Bindery, in full green levant morocco extra, gold line and dots on side, floreated gilt back, inside dentelle, and corner fleurons. London, 1895.

£10 10s

35 The Strayed Reveller, and Other Poems.

FIRST EDITION. 12mo, original cloth, uncut.
London, B. Fellowes, 1849.

£5 5s

36 ASHBY-STERRY (J.). Cucumber Chronicles, a Book to be taken in Slices.

FIRST EDITION. Post Svo, original cloth, t. e. g.
London, 1887.

£2 2s Presentation Copy from the Author to Austin Dobson, with inscription on titlepage:

“ To Austin Dobson

With the Author's kind regards."
Inserted is an Autograph Letter of Ashby-Sterry to Dobson, 1 page, 8vo.

37

The Lazy Minstrel.
Frontispiece.
FIRST EDITION. 12mo, original cloth, uncut, t.e. g.
London, 1886.

£1 1s ** Presentation Copy from the Author to Frederick Locker, with inscription on title-page :

“ To Frederick Locker-Lampson,

With the Author's kind regards." and inserted are two interesting Autograph Letters of J. Ashby-Sterry, in one of which he writes :

“I have ventured to send you a copy of my new book, " The Lazy Minstrel ?,” etc. With Frederick Locker's small “ Jester” bookplate inside cover.

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