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Gilchrist's Examination of the charges maintained by Malone,

Chalmers, and others, of Ben Jonson’s Enmity, etc., to

London, 1808
Chalmers, G. Another Account of the Incidents from which

the title and a part of the story of Shakespeare's Tempest

were derived, only 40 printed, all for presents, London, 1815 Dirrill's Remarks on Shakespeare's Tempest, containing an Ex

amination of Mr. Malone, cut from a Review. All in 2 vols., 8vo, portrait of Malone inserted, calf extra, gilt edges,

London, 1797 Unique Collection of extremely rare publications. To Malone's Tract is added an Appendix, pp. 37–52, which being printed subsequently, is not found in all the copies. Only twenty copies of this appendix were printed. Autographs, and Malone's request in his own hand, that the contents of the first tract shall not be made public; and his memorandum, p. 36, that they were divulged by Archdeacon Nares. copy of Gilchrist's Tract, says Mr. Knight (l'ictorial Shakespeare),

“costs as inuch as a manuscript in the days before printing.” 2111*THEOBALD, LEWIS. Shakespeare Restored. 1 vol., 4to, calf,

London, 1726 2112 THIMM, FRANZ. Shakesperiana from 1564 to 1864. Account of

5 the Shakespearian Literature of England, Germany and

France, during three centuries. With Bibliographical Instructions.

London, 1865 2113 THORNBURY, WALTER. Shakspere's England, or Sketches of our

Social History in the Reign of Elizabeth. By G. W. Thornbury. 2 vols 8vo, uncut,

London, 1856 2114*Tour in Quest of Genealogy through Wales, Somersetshire, and Wiltshire. 8vo, half calf,

London, 1811 This Shakspearian volume is not common. 2115*Tracts on Shakspeare and Milton. This volume contains Whalley (Peter) Enquiry into the Learning of Shakespeare. 8vo,

London, 1848 Edwards' Canons of Criticism Addressed to Warburton,

London, 1750 The Pipe of Tobacco,

London, 1774 2116* TYRWHITT, THOS. Conversations and Conjectures respecting

some Passages of Shakspeare, with Whiter's Commentary. 8vo, half calf,

London, 1766 2117*UPTON, JOHN. Critical Remarks on Shakespeare. 8vo, calf,

London, 1746 First edition of this very learned and acute commentary. 2118*UPTON, JOHN. Critical Remarks on Shakespeare. Second edition with alterations and additions. 2d edition, calf,

London, 1748 These two editions vary materially throughout.


2119*ULRICI, HERMAN. Shakspeare's Dramatic Art, Translated. 8vo, half calf, neat,

London, 1766 2120*Vortigern and Rowena, or Passages selected by distinguished Personages, etc. 4 vols. in 2, 16mo, calf,

London An exceedingly clever book, founded upon Ireland's Forged Play. 2121*WALBRAN, J. C. Quotations from Shakespeare. 8vo, ha'f calf,

London, 1849 2122*WALKER, WILLIAM S. Shakespeare's Versification. 12mo,

London, 1854 2123*WALKER, WILLIAM S. A Critical Examination of the Text of

Shakespeare, with Remarks on his Language and that of his
Contemporaries, together with Notes on his Plays and Poems.
3 vols. Svo,

London, 1860
Lithographed Index to vols. 1 and 2, by G. A. Leo, with Note from

him inserted.
2124 WARD, Rev. John, Diary of. Extending from 1848 to 1879
.71 from the Original MSS. preserved in the Library of the

Medical Society of London, arranged by Charles Severn.
Published by the permission of the Council. 8vo,

London, 1839 2125*WARNER, R. Letter to David Garrick concerning a Glossary. 8vo,

London, 176

Very scarce. 2126*WHATELY, THOMAS. Remarks on some of the Characters of Shakespeare. Second edition. 16mo, calf, neat,

Oxford, 1808 2127*WHELER, R. B. History of Antiquities of Stratford-upon-Avon.

Stratford, 1806


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2128 WHITE, RICHARD GRANT. Truths from Shakespeare. Manuscript.

Passages from all of Shakespeare's Plays and Poems, em

bodying moral or intellectual truth. Sm. 8vo, half roan. 2129

Shakespeare's Scholar, being Historical and Critical
Studies of his Text, Characters and Commentators, with an
examination of Mr. Collier's Folio of 1632. 1 vol. in 2, 8vo,
half mor., uncut,

New York, 1854
Author's own copy, interleaved and extended to two volumes, filled

with manuscript memorandums, notes, letters, extracts, etc., etc.
The same. 8vo, uncut,

New York, 1854 The MS. Notes on the margins and fly-leaves of this copy are by William Lettson, the distinguished Shakespearian Critic, lately deceased, whose opinions are cited so often by Mr. Dyce in the 2d edition of his Shakespeare.




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2131 WHITE, RICHARD GRANT. An Essay on the authorship of the three parts of King Ilenry the Sixth._8vo, half mor., gilt tops,

Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1859 Twenty-five copies privately printed. 12 copie: to public libraries and edit rs of Shakespeare; one reserved by the Author and twelve sold. Memorandum and letter from Charles E. Norton, inserted.

• The question of anthorship is, I think, settled, so far as criticism can do it, in Mr. Grant White's admirable Essay.”-James Russell Low

ell in “ Among my Books." 2132

Pirated Edition of his Historical Sketches of the Text and Notes and Comments from “Shakespeare's Scholar.” Royal 8vo, half mor., red edges,

London, 1859 Unique in this country. With publisher's note directing return of

all copies issued here. 2133

Memoirs of Shakespeare; An Account of the English Stage ; an Essay on Shakespeare's Genius ; with an Historical Sketch of his Text. 8vo, large paper, in sheets,

Cambridge, 1863 ONLY Two COPIES Privately Printed. The other being in the

Barton Library. 2134 Memoirs of the Life of William Shakespeare, with an

Essay toward the Expression of his Genius, and an Account of the Rise and Progress of the English Drama. Post 8vo,

Boston, 1865 2135

Memoirs of the Life of William Shakespeare, with an Essay toward the Expression of his Genius, and an Account of the Rise and Progress of the English Drama. 8vo, large paper, gilt tops, India proof impression of the Portrait,

Boston, 1865 Only one hundred copies printed. This copy has proofs of two pages (290–91) of the Essay, containing a passage which was suppressed while the work was in printing, on account of its “ Unitar

ian” tendency, and of which only three impressions were taken. 2136 8vo, large paper, etc.

Boston, 1865 Author's own copy.

With letters from Mr. Seward, manuscript memoranda, notes, etc. etc. 2137*WILSON, THOMAS. Analysis of Illustrated Shakespeare. 4to, uncut,

London, 1820

Scarce. 2138* Wilgon. Shakesperiana. Fcp. 8vo,

London, 1827 Wm. Pickerings autographs and notes. 2139* WIVELL, ABRAHAM. Historical Account of the Monumental Bust of Shakespeare, at Stratford-Upon-Avon. 8vo,

London, 1827 2140 WIVELL, ABRAHAM. An Enquiry into the History, Authenticity

and Characteristics of the Shakspeare Portraits, in which the criticisms of Malone, Stevens and others are examined, con

The same.

firmed or refuted. Embracing the Fenton, the Chandos, the Duke of Somerset's Pictures, the Droeshout print, and the Monument of Shakespeare at Stratford, etc. 8vo, half maroon mor., gilt tops,

London, 1827 Very fine copy. 2141 WORDSWORTH, CHARLES. On Shakespeare's Knowledge and Use 1.62 of the Bible, 12mo,

London, 1864 2142* WYATT, MATTHEW. Comparative Review of the Opinions of Boaden, etc. 8vo,

London Scarce.

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Language, Literary History, and Criticism.

B. C. VAGY Betutfogalló’s Slvasó Könyvecseke a nemzeti oskolák számára. 8vo, bds., uncut, Budann, 1834

2144 ADLER, G. J. A Dictionary of the German and English Lan

guages. Compiled from the works of Hilpert, Flugel, Grieb, Heyse, and others. In two parts: 1st, German and English, and, 2d, English and German. Royal 8vo, half russia, red edges,

New York, 1859 2145*AIKIN, JOHN. Vocal Poetry, and History of Song Writing. 12mo, half mor.,

London, 1810 2146 ALFORD, HENRY, D. D. A Plea for the Queen's English : Stray 50 Notes on Speaking and Spelling. 2d edition, 16mo,

London, 1865 2147 ALLIBONE, S. AUSTIN. A Critical Dictionary of English Litera 3.60 ture, and British and American Authors, Living and De ceased, etc., etc. Royal 8vo,

Philadelphia, 1858 This work is yet incomplete. Presentation copy. Note from author,

and autograph. 2148 ANCIENT CRITICAL ESSAYS upon English Poets and Poesy. 22:50 Edited by Joseph Hazlewood. Containing the Essays of

Puttenham, Gascoigne, Harvey, Spenser, King James, Webb, Harington, Meres, Campion, Daniel, and Bolton.] 2 vols. 4to, mar. mor., gilt, by Clarke. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth,

London, 1814-15 Only 200 copies of this work were printed, and nearly all the copies of the second volume were destroyed by fire. Scarce in any condition. Published at £6 6s.

This is the editor's own COPY, to whicb. Mr. John Hill Burton directed attention in the “ Book-Hunter, etc.," Part III., The Roxburghe Club. It is thus described in “ The Private Libraries of New York":

“This is Hazlewood's own copy, and it is enriched and decorated by him in the most extravagant style of the bibliomaniac school in which he held so eminent a position. It is illustrated throughout with portraits, some of which are very rare; it contains all the letters which the

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