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An Appendix to John Bull Still in his Senses: or, Law is a Bottomless Pit. Printed from a manuscript found in the cabinet of the famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: and publish'd, (as well as the three former parts) by the author of the New Atalantis.

London: printed for John Morphew, near Stationer's-hall, 1712. Third edition (price from imprint “3 d”). 22, [2, ads] pp. 8vo. Item #260423

Price: $600.00

An Appendix to John Bull Still in his Senses: or, Law is a Bottomless Pit. Printed from a manuscript found in the cabinet of the famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: and publish'd, (as well as the three former parts) by the author of the New Atalantis

John Bull Still in his Senses: being the third part of Law is a Bottomless Pit. Printed for a manuscript found in the cabinet of the famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: and publish'd (as well as the two former parts) by the author of the New Atalantis.

London: printed for John Morphew, near Stationer's-Hall, 1712. Second edition. 47, [1, ads] pp. Dated by the first purchaser at the foot of p. [3]... Item #260424

Price: $750.00

John Bull Still in his Senses: being the third part of Law is a Bottomless Pit. Printed for a manuscript found in the cabinet of the famous Sir Humphry Polesworth: and publish'd (as well as the two former parts) by the author of the New Atalantis
Bentley Settles Boyle’s Hash

A Dissertation upon the Epistles of Phalaris. With An Answer to the Objections of the Honourable Charles Boyle, Esquire.

London: J.H. for Henry Mortlock and John Hartley, 1699. Second edition, expanded. A8, a-d8, e8 (lacks e7), f8,B-Z8, Aa-Mm8, Nn6. [108], 549, [10] pp. Lacks... Item #260361

Price: $750.00

A Dissertation upon the Epistles of Phalaris. With An Answer to the Objections of the Honourable Charles Boyle, Esquire
Cibber Takes on Pope, and Becomes the King of Dunces

A Letter from Mr. Cibber, to Mr. Pope, Inquiring into the Motives that might induce him in his Satyrical works, to be so Frequently Fond of Mr. Cibber’s name.

London: Printed: and sold by W. Lewis in Russel-Street, Covent-Garden, 1742. First edition, variant with catchword on p. 39: -S, at foot of title-page: "price... Item #260429

Price: $400.00

A Letter from Mr. Cibber, to Mr. Pope, Inquiring into the Motives that might induce him in his Satyrical works, to be so Frequently Fond of Mr. Cibber’s name

Some Reasons Offered by the Late Ministry in Defence of their Administration.

London: printed for J. Morphew, 1715. First edition. 78 + [2, blank] pp. 8vo. “Sometimes attributed to Daniel Defoe (Trent, Hutchins, Moore, Novak ("probably")). Attribution... Item #260418

Price: $275.00

Some Reasons Offered by the Late Ministry in Defence of their Administration

No Queen: or, No General. An Argument, Proving the Necessity Her Majesty was in, as well for the Safety of Her Person as of Her Authority, to Displace the D[uke] of M[arl]borough.

London: Printed, and sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster, 1712. First edition. [4], 52 pp. 8vo. Printed 10 January, 1712. Moore notes the... Item #260417

Price: $250.00

No Queen: or, No General. An Argument, Proving the Necessity Her Majesty was in, as well for the Safety of Her Person as of Her Authority, to Displace the D[uke] of M[arl]borough

Reasons Concerning the Immediate Demolishing of Dunkirk: being a Serious Enquiry into the State and Condition of that Affair.

London: Printed for John Morphew, near Stationers Hall, 1713. First edition. 48 pp. 8vo. Item #260349

Price: $450.00

Reasons Concerning the Immediate Demolishing of Dunkirk: being a Serious Enquiry into the State and Condition of that Affair

Some Reasons offered by the late Ministry in Defence of their Administration.

London: Printed for J. Morphew, 1715. First edition. 78 pp. 8vo. Contains several references to Canadian colonies. The Defoe attribution has been challenged by Furbank... Item #260394

Price: $450.00

Some Reasons offered by the late Ministry in Defence of their Administration

A Letter to Dean Swift, Esq; on his Essay upon the life, writings, and character of Dr. J. Swift. By the author of the Observations on Lord Orrery’s remarks, &c.

London: Printed: and sold Reeve at Shakespear’s Head near Serjeants-Inn Gate, Fleet-Street, and A. Linde in Catherine-Street in the Strand, 1755. First edition. [pp. [3]-31... Item #260432

Price: $500.00

A Letter to Dean Swift, Esq; on his Essay upon the life, writings, and character of Dr. J. Swift. By the author of the Observations on Lord Orrery’s remarks, &c

Miscellany Poems. Containing a New Translation of Virgills Eclogues, Ovid's Love elegies, Odes of Horace, and Other Authors; with several Original Poems [bound with:] Sylvae: or, the Second Part of Poetical Miscellanies.

London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, at the Judge's-head in Chancery-Lane near Fleet-street, 1694; and 1695. First editions. Engraved frontispiece to first volume. Miscellany Poems: [8]... Item #260326

Price: $750.00

Miscellany Poems. Containing a New Translation of Virgills Eclogues, Ovid's Love elegies, Odes of Horace, and Other Authors; with several Original Poems [bound with:] Sylvae: or, the Second Part of Poetical Miscellanies

The Beggar’s Opera. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn-Fields. Written by Mr. Gay. The second edition, with the musick prefix’d to each song.

London: printed for John Watts, at the Printing-Office in Wild-Court, near Lincoln’s-Inn-Fields, 1728. Second edition, “the musick prefix’d to each song ”. [8], 76 pp... Item #260436

Price: $400.00

The Beggar’s Opera. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn-Fields. Written by Mr. Gay. The second edition, with the musick prefix’d to each song

A Contemporary Collection of 5 Works by or Attributed to John Gay.

London: various publishers, 1714-1730. 5 volumes bound in one vols. 8vo. The collection comprises: 1. [CHUTE, Francis.] THE HOOP-PETTICOAT: an heroi-comical poem: in two books. By... Item #260388

Price: $750.00

A Contemporary Collection of 5 Works by or Attributed to John Gay

Fables by the Late Mr. Gay. The Sixth Edition. [and} … Volume the Second. The Third Edition.

London: Printed for J. and R. Tonson and J. Watts; Printed for J. and P. Knapton …; and T. Cox …, 1746; 1747. Vol. I.... Item #260384

Price: $450.00

Fables by the Late Mr. Gay. The Sixth Edition. [and} … Volume the Second. The Third Edition

Two Epistles; One, to the Right Honourable Richard Earl of Burlington; The Other, to a Lady.

London: Printed for Bernard Lintot, n.d. [1717 or 1720?]. pp. [iii-vi], 7-32 + [4, ads] pp. Lacking A1 (half-title). 8vo. The second epistle, first published... Item #260254

Price: $500.00

Two Epistles; One, to the Right Honourable Richard Earl of Burlington; The Other, to a Lady

The Fable of the Bees; or, Private Vices, Publick Benefits. With an Essay on Charity and Charity-Schools. and a Search into the Nature of Society.

London: Printed for C. Bathurst, C. Nourse, T. Carnan, F. Newbery, R. Cater, R. Brotherton, W. Johnstone, P. Valliant, N. Conant, T. Davies, L. Davies... Item #260434

Price: $250.00

The Fable of the Bees; or, Private Vices, Publick Benefits. With an Essay on Charity and Charity-Schools. and a Search into the Nature of Society

Dr. Bentley's Dissertations on the Epistles of Phalaris, and the fables of Æsop, examin'd.

London: Printed for Tho. Bennet …, 1698. Second edition. [12], 290, [6] pp. 8vo. Item #260360

Price: $500.00

Dr. Bentley's Dissertations on the Epistles of Phalaris, and the fables of Æsop, examin'd

Poems on Several Occasions … and Published by Mr. Pope.

London: Printed for B. Lintot …, 1722. First Edition. Title printed in red and black. [8], 221, [3] pp. 8vo. Pope wrote the magnificent dedication... Item #260364

Price: $750.00

Poems on Several Occasions … and Published by Mr. Pope
The First Best Seller, in Rivière Binding

The Rape of the Lock. An Heroi-Comical Poem. In Five Canto’s. Written by Mr. Pope.

London: Printed for Bernard Lintott, at the Cross-Keys in Fleet=Street, 1714. Second edition of the final text (same year as the first). Title printed in... Item #260325

Price: $2,000.00

The Rape of the Lock. An Heroi-Comical Poem. In Five Canto’s. Written by Mr. Pope

The Temple of Fame: A Vision … The Second Edition.

London: Printed for Bernard Lintott between the two Temple-Gates in Fleetstreet, 1715. 52, [4, ads] pp. 11 vols. 8vo. Item #260431

Price: $750.00

The Temple of Fame: A Vision … The Second Edition

The Barrier-Treaty Vindicated.

London: Printed for A. Baldwin, 1712. First edition. Title within woodcut border, printer's woodcut device. [12], 200 pp. Small 8vo. Item #260249

Price: $300.00

The Barrier-Treaty Vindicated


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