10th Sep, 2019 10:00

Fine Interiors (including Books) - Two Day Sale

  Lot 82


A collection of 13 Pamphlets

A collection of 13 Pamphlets, bound in one volume: 1- The character of the Parliament commonly called the rump. Booksellers of London.. 1721, PP:iv, 38; 2- [Lansdowne, G G]: A letter from a noble-man abroad, to his friend in England. London, 1722. PP:8; 3- A Guide to the Electors of Great-Britain. S. Popping, 1722, PP:28, (i)blank, (i)adv.; 4- A Compleat History of the Late Septennial Parliament.. J Peele, 1722. PP:78- 5- [John Trenchard]: Advice and Considerations for the Electors of Great Britain. Peele, 1722. PP:32; 6- The Reasonableness of parliamentary proceedings by attainders, banishments, pain and penalties in cases of high treason. Payne, 1723. PP:½ title, title, 48; 7- [Gould, Nathaniel]: An essay on the publick debts of this kingdom. Peele, 1726, 3rd. edn. PP:viii, 120; 8- [Gordon, Thomas & Henry Carey]: A learned dissertation on Dumpling; its dignity, antiquity, and excellence, with a word upon pudding. And many other useful discoveries, of great benefit to the publick. Roberts, 1726, 2nd. edn. he pamphlet also includes Carey's famous poem 'Namby Pamby'; etc. PP:iv, 25; (iv) Namby Pamby; (iii) Proposals for printing by subscriptions the Antiquities of Grub-Street and advert (complete); 9- Translation of the Memorial presented in Latin to the King of Great Britain, by Mons. de Palm.. on the 17/28 of Jan, 1726/27. Drop-head title, 8pp; 10- [Thomas, William]: To Robert Walpole Esq. Drop-head title; 8oo; 11- To the Army And People of England. Drop-head title; 4pp; 12- The History of Benducar the Great, Prime Minister to Muley Mahomet and Muley Moluch, Emperors of Morocco...Dedicated to William Pulteney Esq. For C. Davies, nd Price one shilling. 56pp. Plus an incomplete Pamphlet. Original leather backed grey paper boards; rubbed; Armorial bookplate of John Ward to front pastedown and ink listing of the pamphlets to front endpaper; some browned

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Auction: Fine Interiors (including Books) - Two Day Sale, 10th Sep, 2019


6 September 2019, 9am - 5pm
8 September 2019, 10am - 1pm
9 September 2019, 9am - 5pm
10 September 2019, from 9am
11 September 2019, from 9am 

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