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CATALOGUE

OF

ENGLISH LITERATURE.

POETIC, DRAMATIC, HISTORIC, MISCELLANEOUS;

WITH

WORKS ON THE TOPOGRAPHICAL AND
GENEALOGICAL HISTORY OF GREAT

* BRITAIN AND IRELAND;

AND A COLLECTION OF VOLUMES PRODUCED BY
THE EARLIEST ENGLISH PRINTERS:

CAXTON AND OTHERS.

Offered for Cash at the affixed net prices by

BERNARD QUARITCH.

LONDON:
15 Piccadilly, August-November,

1884.

PAGES

PAGES

I. ENGLISH LANGUAGE

2103-2112

Provincial Glossaries

Lowland Scottish

2109

Cant and Slang

2109-10

Dictionaries of English, explained in foreign

languages

2110-12

II. Books PRINTED BY THE EARLIEST ENGLISH TYPOGRAPHERS

2113_2130

William Caxton

2113-18

Schoolmaster of St. Albans

2118-21

William of Mecheln

2121

Wynkyn of Woerden

2121-25

Richard Pynson

2125-28

Julian Notary

2129–30,

IIÍ. POETIC AND DRAMATIC LITERATURE

2130 - 2186

MSS.

2130-33

Printed Books in alphabetical order

2133–68

Shakespeare

2168478

Poems

2168

Plays: Folios.

2169-71

Quartos

2172—75

IV. PROSE AND MISCELLANEOUS LITERATURE AND Books OMITTED

IN SECTION III .

2187--2282

Manuscripts

2187—2191

Bibliography

2199_2202

Botany

2203–04

Charles I and Civil War

2209-13

Chemistry, Natural Magic

2214-16

Chronicles

2216-18

Furniture

2229

Horses

2236

Music

2249

Romances

2259-63

Roxburghe Club Books

2263–65

Witchcraft

2278–79

Tracts

2280-82

V. TOPOGRAPHICAL AND GENEALOGICAL HISTORY AND ANTI-

QUITIES, INCLUDING WORKS IN FOREIGN LAN-

GUAGES THE HISTORY AND TOPOGRAPHY

OF GREAT BRITAIN

2283-2374

1. General Topography, Atlases, Views

2283—88

2. Archæology, Monumental Remains, Feudal

Antiquities

2289-2304

3. County Histories

2305–2356

4. Genealogy and Heraldry

2356_74

1. Manuscripts.

2356

2. General Works

2359

3. Family History

2365

4. Heralds' Visitations

2369

·5. Peerage Cases

2372

VI. WALES : History, Topography, Literature

2375481

VII. SCOTLAND : History, Literature, Antiquities

2382-2414

Family History

2412–2414

VIII. THE ISLES-

2415-16

Isle of Man

2415

Hebrides

2416

Orkneys

2417

Shetlands

2417

IX. IRELAND: Sir Robert Peel's Library

2118-46

ON

AND WORKS UPON THE HISTORY, TOPOGRAPHY, AND GENEALOGY OF GREAT BRITAIN

AND IRELAND; with a collection of books printed by the first English Printers: CAXTON, the Schoolmaster of St. Albans,

Pinson, and others.

I. ENGLISH LANGUAGE. 21700 Asn's English Dictionary, 2 vols. 8vo. rich in English Slang, obsolete and uncommon words, old calf, 7s 6d

1775 21701 BAILEY (N.) Universal Etymological English Dictionary, LARGE

PAPER, bound in 2 vols. 8vo, calf, fine copy, from the Sunderland library, £1. 48

1721 21702 BARET (Io.) an Alvearie or Quadruple Dictionarie, containing

foure sundrie tongues: namelie, English, Latine, Greeke, and French, sm. folio, wanting six leaves (sign. nnn), old stamped calf, rebacked, £2. 10s

1580 An English Dictionary, in which to the vernacular signification the

interpretation in Latin, Greek, and French is added. 21703 BARTLETT (John Russell) Dictionary of Americanisms, a glossary

of words and phrases usually regarded as peculiar to the United States, third edition, 8vo. cloth, 20s

Boston, 1860 21704 BRIGHTLAND. Grammar of the English Tongue, with notes

giving the grounds and reasons of Grammar in general, 12mo. calf, 7s 6d

Printed for John Brightland, 1711 21705 BERNARD (Emil) William Langland, a grammatical treatise, 8vo. sd. ls 6d

Bonn, 1874 21706 [BULLOKAR (10.)] An English Expositor: teaching the interpretation of the hardest words used in our language

by I. B. Doctor of Physicke, 12mo. calf, RARE, £2.

1621 21707

the same, newly revised, corrected, and with the addition of above a thousand words enlarged, by W. S. 12mo. calf, 36s

1656 The first edition had appeared in 1616, but only one copy seems to be recorded. The book is a curious one, deserving of attention from the students of Elizabethan and Jacobean literature.

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21708 COBBETT (W) Grammar of the English Language, 12mo. bds. 28

1844 21709 COCKERAM. The English Dictionarie; or, an Interpreter of

hard English Words, 12mo, original vellum, £2. 108 1623 21710 DYCHE (T.) Guide to the English Tongue, in 2 parts, 12mo. woodcut portrait and 15 curious woodcuts, bd. 58

1788 21711 EARLE (J.) English Plant Names from the 10th to the 15th

Century, with Indexes of Latin, Saxon and French names, 18mo.
cloth, 38 60

Oxford, 1880 21712 [ELPHINSTONE (James)] A Minniature ov Inglish Orthography, 8vo. sd. 10s

(cir. 1790)
Dhe pubblic monnitor ov truith,
Swor'n ennemy to'hwat’z uncooth,
Widh blockheds simmilarly spels,
(Orthoggraphy widh plezzure tels)
Dhat dhus dhe foarce ov riddicule

Shood laf dhe lerned bac to'scool.
21713 ERRORS of Pronunciation in London and Paris-Critical Ex-

amination of Cobbett's English Grammar-in l vol. 12mo, calf,
2s 6d

1817-19 21714 FENNING (Daniel) Universal Spelling Book; or Guide to the English Language, twenty-seventh edition, bd. 58

St. Petersbourg, 1814 21715 FIEDLER (Ed.) wissenschaftliche Grammatik der englischen Sprache, 2 vols. in 1, 8vo. hf. calf, 5s

Leipzig, 1861 21716 FOWLER (William C.) English Grammar: the English language

in its elements and forms, with a history of its origin and
development, 8vo. cloth, 78 60

New York, 1857 21717 GUEST (Edwin) History of English Rythms, 2 vols. 8vo. cloth, 20s

1838 21718 HALLIWELL (J. O.) Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words,

Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs from the
14th Century, 2 vols. 8vo. containing upwards of 1000 pages
closely printed in double columns, bds. 12s

1855 21719 HOWELL (James) Lexicon Tetraglotton, an English-French

Italian Spanish Dictionary; with a large Nomenclature of
Terms used in the Arts and Sciences, Recreations, Professions,
etc. and a volume of Proverbs, with a particular Tome of
British or old Cambrian Sayed Sawes and Adages and Five
Centuries of New Sayings, etc. folio, frontispiece by Faithorne,
of four ladies representing the four Languages of this very copious
and interesting Dictionary, calf, 36s

.1660 21720 JOHNSON (Samuel) English Dictionary and Grammar, interleaved

in 2 vols. royal 8vo. with numerous MS. NOTES by Sir F.

MADDEN, showing the older orthography, hf. calf, uncut, 218 1826 21721

Dictionary of the English Language, with corrections and additions, by H. J. TODD, second and BEST EDITION, 3 vols. 4to. portrait, £2. 108

1827
see LATAAM.
21722 JUNII (Francisci) Etymologicum Anglicanum ex autographo

descripsit et accessionibus auctum edidit Edwardus Lye, folio,
portrait, calf, fine copy, 128

Oxonii, 1743

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21723 KER (J. Bellenden) Essay on the Archeology of our Popular

Phrases, Terms and Nursery Rhymes, 2 vols. 12mo. calf extra, by Bedford, £1. 168

Andover, 1840 An extremely curious work, 21724 LATHAM (R. G.) Dictionary of the English Language, founded

on Johnson and Todd, with numerous emendations and addi.

tions, 2 vols. in 4, 4to. (published at £7.), hf. calf, £2. 16s 1872 21725

the English Language, fourth edition, revised and enlarged, 2 vols. 8vo. (pub. at 28s), cloth, 103

1855 21726 LEDJARD (Thomas) Grammatica Anglicana, Versuch zu einer

volkommenen Grammatic der englischen Sprache, stout 12mo. portrait, vellum, 78 6d

Hambury, 1725 21727 MARSH (G. P.) Origin and History of the English Language and

of the early Literature it embodies, thick 8vo. (pub. 16s), cloth, 9s

1862 21728 MÄTZNER (Eduard) Englische Grammatik, 3 vols. 8vo. hf. calf, 158

Berlin, 1860 21729 MÜLLER (Eduard) Etymologisches Woerterbuch der Englischen

Sprache, 2 vols. in 1, 8vo. hf. bound neat, 78 6d Coethen, 1865-67 21730 NARES (R.) Glossary, or collection of words, phrases, names and

allusions to customs, proverbs, etc. requiring illustration in the works of English Authors, particularly Shakespeare, 4to. half morocco, 158

1822 21731 Osborn (T., Schoolmaster) Rational Way of Teaching, whereby

Children and others may be instructed in true reading, pronouncing and writing of the English Tongue, 12mo. frontispiece and four engraved plates of writing characters, roan neat, RARE, 30s

1688 21732 PAYNE (Joseph) the Norman Element in the spoken and written

English of the XIIth-XIVth centuries, and in our provincial dialects, 8vo. sd. 28

Philological Society, n. d. 21733 PICKERING (John) Vocabulary of Words and Phrases supposed to be peculiar to the United States of America, 8vo, bds. 12s

Boston (U.S.), 1816 21734 RICHARDSON (C.) DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

illustrated by quotations from the best authorities, arranged chronologically from the earliest period, with SUPPLEMENT, 3 vols. 4to. (pub. at £4. 14s 6d), cloth, 36s

1836-58 21735

the re-issue (called on the title " new edition"), with SUPPLEMENT, in 2 thick vols. 4to. half bound, £2.

1867 21736

The Supplement separately, 4to. 126 pp. cloth, 10s 6d 1858

Richardson's Dictionary appeared in 1833-7 ; since then there have been numerous issues with fresh titles and later dates. This book being stereotyped, there is no difference in the editions. The above Supplement should accompany each, and it is printed in such a manner as to correspond with

every issue of the Dictionary, and to bind up with them. 21737 ROGET (P. M.) Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases classified

and arranged so as to facilitate the expression of ideas, and assist in literary composition, sm. 8vo. cloth, 58

1862 21738 the same, sm. 8vo. calf gilt, 6s

1865 21739 SCHNEIDER (Gust.) Geschichte der Englischen Sprache, 8vo. sd. 2s

Freib. im Br. 1863

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