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184 A LIST of Tokens issued by Wiltshire Tradesmen, in the
17th Century. By J. Y. AKERMAN, 8vo. plate, contain
ing 13 specimens, ls 6d 185 ARIANA ANTIQUA ; A Descriptive Account of the Anti
quities and Coins of Affghanistan, with a Memoir on the buildings called Topes. By C. Masson.
Edited by H. H. Wilson, Sanscrit Professor at Oxford, 4to. many plates of antiquities, and many hundred coins, cloth, £2. 28
A very handsome and cheap volume. Printed at the expense of the
East India Company. 186 ESSAY on the Numismatic History of the Ancient Kingdom
of the East Angles. By D. H. Haigh, royal 8vo. 5 plates,
containing numerous figures of coins, sewed, 6s 187 LECTURES on the Coinage of the Greeks and Romans,
delivered in the University of Oxford. By EDWARD CARDWELL, D.D., Principal of St. Alban's Hall, and Professor of Ancient History, 8vo. cloth, reduced from 88 6d to 4s
A very interesting historical volume, and written in a pleasing and
popular maoner. 188 A HAND-BOOK of English Coins from the Conquest to
Victoria. By L. JEWITT, 12mo. 11 plates, cloth, 1s 189 NUMISMATIC Chronicle and Proceedings of the Numis
matic Society, 5 vols. and 3 Nos. to Oct. 1843; a subscriber's copy, many plates, cloth, £2. 128 6d (pub. at £3. 178)
LITERARY HISTORY, CRITICISM, AND
BIBLIOGRAPHY. 190 LECTURES on Dramatic Art and Literature.
By AugustUS WILLIAM SCHLEGEL, translated from the
“ The present work contains a critical and historical account of the ancient and modern drama--the Greek, Latin, Italian, German, Spanish, and English. The view which the author has taken of the standard productions, whether tragic or comic, is ingenious and just, and his reasonings on the principles of taste are as satisfactory as they are profound. The acute and sensible remarks-the high tone of moralityare very admirable and exemplary; and we refer those who desire 10 elevate their understandings to a guide so learned and philosophical as the author of these volumes." - Edinb. Rev.
“In a few pages we reap the fruit of the labour of a whole life. Every opinion formed by the author, every epithet given to the writers of whom he speaks, is beautiful and just, concise and animated.”
Mad. de Stael's Germany. “A work of extraordinary merit.”—Quarterly Review, Vol. XII. pp. 112-46.
191 WHO WAS JACK WILSON the Singer of Shakespeare's
Stage ? An attempt to prove the identity of this person with John Wilson, Dr. of Music in the University of Oxford, A.D. 1644. By E. F. RIMBAULT, L.L.D., F.S.A.,
8vo. sewed, ls 192 ON THE CHARACTER OF FALSTAFF, as originally ex
hibited by Shakespeare in the two parts of King Henry IV.
By J. O. HALLIWELL, 12mo. cloth, (only 100 printed), 28 192*AN INTRODUCTION to Shakespeare's Midsummer Nights'
Dream. By J. O. HALLIWELL, 8vo. cloth, (only 250
printed) 38 193 FIRST SKETCH of Shakespeare's Merrie Wives of
Windsor, with a collection of the Tales on which the Plot is supposed to have been founded. Edited by J. O. HALLI. WELL, 8vo. cloth, 48 6d
(Shakespeare Soc.) 194 AN ACCOUNT of the only known Manuscript of Shake
speare's Plays, comprising some important variations and corrections in the Merry Wives of Windsor, obtained from a Playhouse copy of that Play recently discovered. By J.
O. HALLIWELL, 8vo. sewed, ls 195 SHAKESPERIANA, a Catalogue of the Early Editions of
Shakespeare's Plays, and of the Commentaries and other
Indispensable to everybody who wishes to carry on any inquiries connected with Shakespeare, or who may have a fancy for Shakespearian Bibliography."--Spectator.
“ It ought to be placed by the side of every edition, It is the most concise, yet the most copious illustration of the subject which has been
given to the public,”-Lit. Gaz. 196 OBERON’S Vision in the Midsummer Nights' Dream. Il
lustrated by a comparison with LYLIE's Endymion. By the
Rev. J. HALPIN, 8vo. cloth, 4s 6d (Shakespeare Soc.) 197 TI
SHAKESPEARE Society's Papers, being a Miscellany of Contributions Illustrative of the objects of the Society. Vol. I. 6s, Vol. II. 6s 8vo. cloth
(ibid.) 198 REPORT Extraordinary of a late Meeting of the Society of
Antiquaries, in a letter to “ Punch,” occasioned by a remarkable Omission in that Gentleman's Account of the
Metropolis, post 8vo. 6d 199 ENGLISH MONASTIC LIBRARIES. 1. Catalogue of
the Library of the Priory of Bretton, Yorkshire. II. Notice of the Libraries belonging to other Religious Houses. By the Rev. JOSEPH HUNTER, F.S.A., 4to. very few
printed, 58 200 CATALOGUE of the Original Library of St. Catherine's
Hall, Cambridge, 1475. Edited by Prof. CORRIE, 4to. ls 6d
(Camb. Antiq. Soc.) 201 CATALOGUE of the Contents of the Codex Holbrookianus.
By J. O. HALLIWELL, 8vo. Is
202 DESCRIPTIVE Catalogue of the Manuscripts and Scarce
Books in the Library of St. John's College, Cambridge,
(ibid.) 203 MANUSCRIPT Rarities of the University of Cambridge.
By J. O. HALLIWELL, 8vo. bds. 68
A companion to Hartshorne's “ Book Rarities” of the same
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in the Library of the Royal Society. By J. 0. Halli
WELL, 8vo. 28 205 A FEW HINTS to Novices in Manuscript Literature. By
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Chetham Library, Manchester. By J. O.. HALLIWELL,
all the Books which have been printed in the Gaelic Lan-
BIOGRAPHY, DIARIES, CORRESPONDENCE AND
Civil and Bloody Warres, since Anno 1642 to Anno 1647,
The portraits comprise, Robert, Earl of Essex; Robert, Earl of
Sir Thos. Middleton, Gen. Brown, and Gen. Mitton.
Yorkshire, to which is added a contemporary account of the
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210 LOVE LETTERS of Mrs. Piozzi, written when she was
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written at three, four, and five o'clock (in the morning) by an Octogenary pen, a heart (as Mrs. Lee says) twenty-six years old, and as H. L P. feels it to be, all your own." - Letter V.3d Feb. 1820.
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dreamt of in our philosophy can satisfactorily solve."--Polytechnic Rev. 211 COLLECTION of Letters on Scientific Subjects, illustrative
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(Historical Society of Science.) Comprising letters of Digges, Dee, Tycho Brahe, Lower, Harriott, Lydyat, Sir W. Petty, Sir. C. Cavendish, Brancker, Pell, &c.; also the autobiography of Sir Samuel Morland, from a MS. in Lambeth
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(Camden Soc.) 213 PLUMPTON CORRESPONDENCE ; a Series of Letters
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(Wiltshire Topog. Soc.) 215 THE WILL of Thomas Tusser, author of the “Five Hun
dred Points of Good Husbandry,” to which is added his Metrical Autobiography, 4to. only 100 privately printed
by C. Clark, of Great Totham Hall Essex, 18, 216 DIARY of Dr. Thomas Cartwright, Bishop of Chester,
Aug. 1686 to Oct. 1687, now first printed. Edited by the
Cartwright was one of James the Second's creatures for the purpose of furthering Popery in England, and also principal commissioner for
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(ibid.) It gives the reader a most curious insight into the “ sayings and doings” of this celebrated man during his residence at Mortlake in Surrey.
218 AUTOBIOGRAPHY of Sir John Bramston, K.B. of
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(Camden Soc.) A very interesting piece of autobiography. 219 MEMOIRS of Edward Alleyn, Founder of Dulwich Col.
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(Shakespeare Soc.) 220 ALLEYN PAPERS : a Collection of Original Documents
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(ibid.) 223 ORIGINAL Letters of Eminent Literary Men of the
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(Camden Soc.) 224 ACCOUNT of the Life, Writings, and Inventions of Sir
Samuel Morland, Master of Mechanics to Charles II. By
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at the Consecration of Abp. Parker. Edited by J. GoodWIN, 4to. facsimile, 38 6d
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Nag's Head Consecration. 226 EGERTON PAPERS. A Collection of Public and Pri
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during his Government of the Low Countries in 1585 and 1586. Edited by J. BRUCE, thick sm. 4to. 500 pp. cloth, 128
G. NORMAN, PRINTER, MAIDEN LANE, COVENT GARDEN,