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18s published 6d pub 6d published Account Amst Ancient Antiquities best edition Bishop Bristol calf neat Christian Church Church of England clean copy cloth boards Collection containing curious Dictionary Discourse Diseases Dissertation edidit Edinb England English Language English Poetry English Poets Essay folio Freeling's copy frontispiece gilt edges gilt leaves Glossary Gout half bound half calf half russia Henry History illustrated James John large paper Latin Letters lIs 6d Lond Lugd maps and plates marbled leaves Medical Memoirs morocco Music neat Notes Notis numerous plates Observations old binding old calf original calf Oxford Oxon Paradise Lost Paris Poems Poetical Poetry portrait and plates printed published at 11 Remarks reprinted Roman royal 8vo russia scarce Sermons sewed Sir F small 4to small 8vo Songs Thomas Thos translated into English Treatise uncut vellum Verse Vindication vols Wales wood cuts
Page 49 - A most pleasant, fruitful, and witty work, of the best state of a public weal, and of the new isle called Utopia...
Page 23 - Glossary ; or a Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to Customs, Proverbs, &c., which have been thought to require Illustration in the Works of English Authors. By ROBERT NARES, Archdeacon. 4to. London, 1822. * Nares (Archdeacon). A Glossary, or Collection of Words, Phrases, Customs, Proverbs, &c., illustrating the works of English Authors, particularly Shakespeare and his contemporaries.
Page 73 - Strutt's Sports and Pastimes of the People of England; including the Rural and Domestic Recreations, May Games, Mummeries, Shows, Processions, Pageants, and Pompous Spectacles, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time.
Page 53 - Parnassi Puerperium; or, SOME WELL-WISHES TO INGENUITY, in the TRANSLATION OF SIX HUNDRED OF OWEN'S EPIGRAMS ; MARTIAL DE SPECTACULIS ; or, of Rarities to be seen in Rome ; and the most Select in SIR THO. MORE ; to which is annext, A CENTURY OF HEROICK EPIGRAMS...
Page 59 - A | Defence | of the| Scots Settlement | At Darien. | With | An Answer to the Spanish | Memorial against it. | And | Arguments to prove that it is the | Interest of England to join with the | Scots, and Protect it. | To which is added, | A Description of the | Country, |and a particular Account of |the Scots Colony.
Page 21 - Robin Hood: A COLLECTION OF ALL THE ANCIENT POEMS, SONGS, AND BALLADS now extant relative to that celebrated English Outlaw ; to which are prefixed Historical Anecdotes of his Life.
Page 24 - The Rudiments Of Grammar For The English-Saxon Tongue, First given in English : With An Apology for the Study of Northern Antiquities.
Page 2 - We now conclude our extracts from Guzman de Alfarache, a book which contains a fund of acute and comprehensive observations on almost every rank in society, from the most abject to the most elevated ; in which their hypocrisies are detected, and their peculiar vices described, with extraordinary minuteness and discrimination : and although, as we have before said, it is, on the whole, a tedious and dull performance ; yet do we find many parts written with great vigour and vivacity.
Page 2 - Ancient History, English and French, exemplified in a Regular Dissection of the Saxon Chronicle; preceded by a Review of Wharton's Utrum Elfricus Grammaticus? Malraesbury's Life of St. Wulstan, and Hugo Candidus' Peterborough History: wherein the Principal Saxon Annalists are now (for the first time) identified.
Page 58 - Miseria: or a Kingly Bed of Miserie, in which is contained a Dreame: with an Elegie upon the Martyrdome of Charles, late King of England, of blessed Memory: and another upon the Right Honourable the Lord Capel. With a curse against the enemies of Peace; and the Aut hour's Farewell to England. Whereunto is added England's Sonnets.