London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
BLAIR, Hugh. Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres ... the sixth edition, London: for A. Strahan (and others), 1796. 3 volumes, 8°, engraved portrait frontispiece (portrait stained at inner edge, a few signatures in vol. one starting), contemporary marbled calf, spines gilt with red and black morocco lettering-pieces (extremities rubbed), bookplate (2).
PERCY, Thomas. Reliques of Ancient English Poetry ... the fourth edition, London: John Nichols, 1794. 3 volumes, 8°, engraved frontispiece and illustrations on titles, finely-bound in 19th-century blue morocco gilt by Ramage, spines gilt in compartments, g.e., bookplate (4).
With Edward Gibbon's The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire ... a new edition (London, 1802-07 [mixed editions], vols. I - XI only, of XII), and 2 other books including Gregory Panzani's Memoirs ... Translated from the Italian Original (Birmingham, 1793). (19)
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