Catalogue of the ... Library of the Late George Daniel, Esq., of Canonbury: Together with His Collection of Original Drawings and Engraved Portraits of Distinguished Actors and Actresses, Beautiful Water-colour Drawings ... by Barrett, Cattermole, Cooper, Cox, Dewint, Harding, Prout, Pyne, Stanfield, Stothard, Wilkie, and Other Eminent Artists, Miscellaneous Objects of Art ... Pottery and Porcelain ... which Will be Sold by Auction, by Mssrs. Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge ... on Wednesday, the 20th of July, 1864, and Nine Following Days ...
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Page 156 - His TRUE CHRONICLE HISTORY OF THE LIFE / AND DEATH OF KING LEAR AND HIS THREE DAUGHTERS, with the vnfortunate Life of Edgar, sonne and heire to the Earle of Glocester, and his sullen and assumed humour of Tom of Bedlam. As it was plaid before the Kings Maiesty at White-Hall vppon S. Stephens night in Christmas Hollidaies, by his Maiesties
Page 154 - THE TRAGEDY OF KING RICHARD THE THIRD, containing his treacherous Plots against His brother Clarence : the pittiefull murther of his innocent nephewes : his tyrannicall vsurpation : with the whole course of his detested life, and most deserved death. As it hath beene lately Acted by the Right honourable the Lord Chamberlaine his seruants
Page 154 - London, Printed by Valentine Simmes for Androw Wise, and are to be sold at his shop in Paules churchyard at the signe of the Angel, 1597 This precious little volume enjoys the rare distinction of being THE FIRST COPY EVER BROUGHT TO PUBLIC AUCTION. No copy is either in the British Museum or Bodleian
Page 157 - of their loves with the conceited wooing of Pandarus, Prince of Licia. Written by William Shakespeare FIRST EDITION fine copy, in morocco extra, gilt edges 4to. London, Imprinted by G. Eld for R. Bonian and H. Walley, and are to be sold at the Spred Eagle in Paules Churchyeard, over against the great North doore, 1609
Page ii - CONDITIONS OF SALE. I. The highest bidder to be the buyer, and if any dispute arise between bidders, the lot so disputed shall be immediately put up again, provided the seller cannot decide the said dispute. II. No person to advance less than Gd. ; above ten shillings,
Page 156 - PERICLES, PRINCE OF TYRE, with the true Relation of the whole Historie, aduentures, and fortunes of the said Prince: as also the no lesse strange and worthy accidents in the Birth and Life of his Daughter Mariana, as it hath been diuers and sundry times acted by his Maiesties Seruants at the Globe on the Banck-side. By William Shakespeare
Page 155 - SHAKESPEARE (WILLIAM). THE MOST EXCELLENT HISTORIE OF THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, with the extreame crueltie of Shylocke the lewe towards the sayd Merchant, in cutting a iust pound of his flesh ; and the obtayning of Portia by the choyse of three chests. As it hath beene diuers times acted by the Lord Chamberlaine his Seruants. Written by William Shakespeare
Page ii - lots or volumes, will be sold with all faults, imperfections, and errors of description. The sale of any lot of prints or drawings is not to be set aside on account of any error in the enumeration of the numbers stated, or errors of description. VII. No
Page 156 - A MOST PLEASAUNT AND EXCELLENT CONCEITED COMEDIE OF SYR IOHN FALSTAFFE AND THE MERRIE WIUES OF WINDSOR. Entermixed with sundrie variable and pleasing humors of Syr Hugh the Welch Knight, lustice Shallow, and his wise Cousin M. Slender. With the swaggering vaine of Auncient Pistol! and