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Home, Robert, 1752-1834. Select views in Mysore,
Home, Robert, 1752-1834
Select views in Mysore,
1794
Rice, Edmund Nagle, -1801. A plan of mathematical learning taught in the Royal Academy, Portsmouth :
Rice, Edmund Nagle, -1801
A plan of mathematical learning taught in the Royal Academy, Portsmouth
approximately 1798-1799
Denon, Vivant, 1747-1825. Viaggio nel Basso ed Alto Egitto,
Denon, Vivant, 1747-1825
Viaggio nel Basso ed Alto Egitto,
1808
 [Land tax bill for [William?] Bourn, April 5th, 1798]
[Land tax bill for [William?] Bourn, April 5th, 1798]
1798
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677. Kyngeston vpon Hvll.
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677
Kyngeston vpon Hvll
circa 1642
 Newmarket, Mildenhall, and Swaffham stage waggons :
Newmarket, Mildenhall, and Swaffham stage waggons
1796
Salmon, William, ca. 1703-1779. The Vitruvian principles of architecture, practically demonstrated :
Salmon, William, ca. 1703-1779
The Vitruvian principles of architecture, practically demonstrated
1737
 The ... Fashions of London and Paris.
The ... Fashions of London and Paris
Dorigny, Nicolas, 1658-1746, engraver. Recueil de XC têtes tirées des sept cartons des actes des apôtres peints par Raphl. Urbin :
Dorigny, Nicolas, 1658-1746
Recueil de XC têtes tirées des sept cartons des actes des apôtres peints par Raphl. Urbin
[1722]
Banks, Sarah Sophia, 1744-1818. Sir Joseph Banks's fishery book of the River Witham in Lincolnshire.
Banks, Sarah Sophia, 1744-1818
Sir Joseph Banks's fishery book of the River Witham in Lincolnshire
1784-1800
Colebrook, Robert H., author, illustrator. Twelve views of places in the Kingdom of Mysore :
Colebrook, Robert H.
Twelve views of places in the Kingdom of Mysore
[1805]
Walker, Augustine, artist. Cut-paper diorama of the HMS Sutherland.
Walker, Augustine
Cut-paper diorama of the HMS Sutherland
1763
Lloyd, Mr., active 1795, creator. Bill for school expenses for Cyrill Clough, at Henry Lloyd's school.
Lloyd, Mr., active 1795
Bill for school expenses for Cyrill Clough, at Henry Lloyd's school
1795
Morgan, William, -1781. Will of William Morgan,
Morgan, William, -1781
Will of William Morgan,
 To all who are possessed of a laudable curiosity :
To all who are possessed of a laudable curiosity
[1773]
Bowles & Carver. Bowles & Carver's new and enlarged catalogue, of accurate and useful maps, plans, and prints,
Bowles & Carver
Bowles & Carver's new and enlarged catalogue, of accurate and useful maps, plans, and prints,
1795]
Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794, author. Miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, Esquire :
Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794
Miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, Esquire
MDCCXCVI [1796]
 The rice manufactury in China :
The rice manufactury in China
[1770?]
 The naval achievements of Great Britain, from the year 1793 to 1817.
The naval achievements of Great Britain, from the year 1793 to 1817
[1817]
 Panorama, Leicester-Square
Panorama, Leicester-Square
[1793]
Clarke, James Stanier, 1765?-1834, author. The life of Admiral Lord Nelson, K.B. :
Clarke, James Stanier, 1765?-1834
The life of Admiral Lord Nelson, K.B.
1809
Stedman, John Gabriel, 1744-1797. Narrative, of a five years' expedition, against the revolted Negroes of Surinam, in Guiana, on the wild coast of South America, from the year 1772, to 1777 :
Stedman, John Gabriel, 1744-1797
Narrative, of a five years' expedition, against the revolted Negroes of Surinam, in Guiana, on the wild coast of South America, from the year 1772, to 1777
1796
Marlborough Coffee House (London, England) A catalogue of curious and true original pictures, by the best Italian and other masters :
Marlborough Coffee House (London, England)
A catalogue of curious and true original pictures, by the best Italian and other masters
[1712]
Lynch, Richard, -1781. Will of Patrick Lynch,
Lynch, Richard, -1781
Will of Patrick Lynch,
Daniell, Thomas, 1749-1840. A picturesque voyage to India, by the way of China /
Daniell, Thomas, 1749-1840
A picturesque voyage to India, by the way of China
1810
Collins, Patrick, -1781. Will of Patrick Collins,
Collins, Patrick, -1781
Will of Patrick Collins,
Darly, M. (Mary), engraver. Hinton & Lock :
Darly, M. (Mary)
Hinton & Lock
[not after 1778]
Alexander, William, 1767-1816, author, engraver. The costume of China :
Alexander, William, 1767-1816
The costume of China
1805
Tennant, Smithson, 1761-1815, artist. [Remains of the Spartan monuments seen from the opposite side]
Tennant, Smithson, 1761-1815
[Remains of the Spartan monuments seen from the opposite side]
[1790]
Bruce, James, 1730-1794.  James Bruce archive,
Bruce, James, 1730-1794
James Bruce archive,
Storff, Paul Auguste de. Plan of Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight.
Storff, Paul Auguste de
Plan of Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight
[1671?]
Boydell and Co. Boydell's heads of illustrious and celebrated persons,
Boydell and Co
Boydell's heads of illustrious and celebrated persons,
1811
Evans, Lewis, 1700?-1756, author. Geographical, historical, political, philosophical and mechanical essays :
Evans, Lewis, 1700?-1756
Geographical, historical, political, philosophical and mechanical essays
MDCCLVI [1756]
Holwell, J. Z. (John Zephaniah), 1711-1798. Interesting historical events, relative to the provinces of Bengal, and the empire of Indostan :
Holwell, J. Z. (John Zephaniah), 1711-1798
Interesting historical events, relative to the provinces of Bengal, and the empire of Indostan
1766-1771
Drake, Nathan, 1766-1836. Essays, biographical, critical and historical illustrative of the Rambler, Adventurer & Idler :
Drake, Nathan, 1766-1836
Essays, biographical, critical and historical illustrative of the Rambler, Adventurer & Idler
1809-1810
Hayley, William, 1745-1820, author. Memoirs of the life and writings of William Hayley, Esq. :
Hayley, William, 1745-1820
Memoirs of the life and writings of William Hayley, Esq.
1823
 Narrative sketches of the conquest of the Mysore, effected by the British troops and their allies in the capture of Seringapatam, and the death of Tippoo Sultaun, May 4, 1799 :
Narrative sketches of the conquest of the Mysore, effected by the British troops and their allies in the capture of Seringapatam, and the death of Tippoo Sultaun, May 4, 1799
MDCCC [1800]
Lowth, Robert, 1761 or 1762-1822, author.  Billesdon Coplow :
Lowth, Robert, 1761 or 1762-1822
Billesdon Coplow
[ca. 1827]
 Geometry exercise book.
Geometry exercise book
circa 1780
 A catalogue of the exhibition of stained glass by Mr. Pearson, painter to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales :
A catalogue of the exhibition of stained glass by Mr. Pearson, painter to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales
[1790]
Fitzgerald, Percy Hetherington, 1834-1925. The life of David Garrick :
Fitzgerald, Percy Hetherington, 1834-1925
The life of David Garrick
1868
Somerville, William, 1675-1742. Field-sports :
Somerville, William, 1675-1742
Field-sports
MDCCXLII [1742]
 Versailles illustrated, or Divers views of the several parts of the royal palace of Versailles :
Versailles illustrated, or Divers views of the several parts of the royal palace of Versailles
1726
Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771, author. Gray's Elegy written in a country church-yard /
Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771
Gray's Elegy written in a country church-yard
McMxlvi [1946]
Lairesse, Gérard de, 1640-1711. The principles of design :
Lairesse, Gérard de, 1640-1711
The principles of design
1777
Broughton, Brian, 1767?-1839, ill. Six picturesque views in North Wales /
Broughton, Brian, 1767?-1839
Six picturesque views in North Wales
1801
Chambers, William, Sir, 1723-1796. Traité des édifices, meubles, habits, machines et ustensils des chinois :
Chambers, William, Sir, 1723-1796
Traité des édifices, meubles, habits, machines et ustensils des chinois
MDCCLXXVI [1776]
 Ortus vocabuloru[m] :
Ortus vocabuloru[m]
1528
St. Leger, Anthony, 1731-1786. Anthony St. Leger account book.
St. Leger, Anthony, 1731-1786
Anthony St. Leger account book
1772-1833
Pain, William, 1730?-1790? The practical builder, or, Workman's general assistant : shewing the most approved and easy methods for drawing and working the whole or separate part of any building : ... rules of carpentry ... : with plans and elevations of gentlemen's and farm-houses, barns, &c.
Pain, William, 1730?-1790?
The practical builder, or, Workman's general assistant : shewing the most approved and easy methods for drawing and working the whole or separate part of any building : ... rules of carpentry ... : with plans and elevations of gentlemen's and farm-houses, barns, &c
1789
Saint-Pierre, Bernardin de, 1737-1814. Paul et Virginie /
Saint-Pierre, Bernardin de, 1737-1814
Paul et Virginie
1806
 French engravings of the eighteenth century :
French engravings of the eighteenth century
1923
Storff, Paul Auguste de. Plan of fortification, possibly at Newtown, Isle of Wight.
Storff, Paul Auguste de
Plan of fortification, possibly at Newtown, Isle of Wight
December, 1671
Delany, Mrs. (Mary), 1700-1788.  Specimens of rare and beautiful needlework /
Delany, Mrs. (Mary), 1700-1788
Specimens of rare and beautiful needlework
[approximately 1860]
Great Britain. Anno regni Georgii II. Regis Magnae, Franciae, & Hiberniae, octavo :
Great Britain
Anno regni Georgii II. Regis Magnae, Franciae, & Hiberniae, octavo
1735
Pick, W. (William), 1759?-1816. An authentic historical racing calendar of all the plates, sweepstakes, matches, &c. run for at York, from the first commencement of the races there in the year 1709, to the year 1785 inclusive :
Pick, W. (William), 1759?-1816
An authentic historical racing calendar of all the plates, sweepstakes, matches, &c. run for at York, from the first commencement of the races there in the year 1709, to the year 1785 inclusive
[1785]
 [Flower groups].
[Flower groups]
[1798]
Boswell, James, 1740-1795. A letter to the people of Scotland on the alarming attempt to infringe the articles of the Union :
Boswell, James, 1740-1795
A letter to the people of Scotland on the alarming attempt to infringe the articles of the Union
1785
 The picturesque beauties of Shakspeare :
The picturesque beauties of Shakspeare
[1787]
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809. [Sketches of fairy land, or, A comparison between England & Lilliput].
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809
[Sketches of fairy land, or, A comparison between England & Lilliput]
1810]
Boydell, John, 1719-1804. Catalogue raisonné d'un recueil d'estampes :
Boydell, John, 1719-1804
Catalogue raisonné d'un recueil d'estampes
1779-1783
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. The lives of the most eminent English poets :
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784
The lives of the most eminent English poets
1781
Tomkins, Peltro William, 1759-1840, engraver. To the Queen this book of etchings, from papers cut by the Right Honourable Lady Templeton in the collection of Her Majesty, is with permission most humbly dedicated /
Tomkins, Peltro William, 1759-1840
To the Queen this book of etchings, from papers cut by the Right Honourable Lady Templeton in the collection of Her Majesty, is with permission most humbly dedicated
[1790]
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. The lives of the most eminent English poets :
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784
The lives of the most eminent English poets
1783
Alexander, William, 1767-1816. The costume of the Russian Empire :
Alexander, William, 1767-1816
The costume of the Russian Empire
1803
Polygraphic Society (London, England). Catalogue of pictures :
Polygraphic Society (London, England)
Catalogue of pictures
[1792]
Polygraphic Society (London, England). The Polygraphic Society, to the patrons and admirers of the polite arts.
Polygraphic Society (London, England)
The Polygraphic Society, to the patrons and admirers of the polite arts
ca. 1789.]
 Dutch historical card game.
Dutch historical card game
[approximately 1788]
 Natural history and gardening commonplace book.
Natural history and gardening commonplace book
between 1830 and 1840
Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743, author. Songs & poems /
Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743
Songs & poems
1924
Armstrong, John, -1758. A plan of St. Philips Castle, on the island of Minorca :
Armstrong, John, -1758
A plan of St. Philips Castle, on the island of Minorca
1756
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Das Römische Carneval.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832
Das Römische Carneval
1789
 Commonplace book.
Commonplace book
circa 1830
Beaumont, Francis, 1584-1616, author. Two hymns to Pan :
Beaumont, Francis, 1584-1616
Two hymns to Pan
MM [2000]
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778, author. The confessions of J.J. Rousseau :
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778
The confessions of J.J. Rousseau
MCMXXXVIII [1938]
 A new drawing book.
A new drawing book
[175-?]
 Account book of the surveyors of the highway in the parish of Healaugh.
Account book of the surveyors of the highway in the parish of Healaugh
1768-1837
Great Britain. Parliament. An act to restrain and prevent the excessive increase of horse races, and for amending an act made in the last session of Parliament, intituled, An act for the more effectual preventing of excessive and deceitful gaming.
Great Britain. Parliament
An act to restrain and prevent the excessive increase of horse races, and for amending an act made in the last session of Parliament, intituled, An act for the more effectual preventing of excessive and deceitful gaming
1740
 [The passions delineated].
[The passions delineated]
[1797]
Stewart, James. Plocacosmos, or, The whole art of hair dressing :
Stewart, James
Plocacosmos, or, The whole art of hair dressing
MDCCLXXII [1782]
 A familiar epistle to the author of the Heroic epistle to Sir William Chambers,
A familiar epistle to the author of the Heroic epistle to Sir William Chambers,
1774
Hoe, James, ill. A new book of ornament and supporters /
Hoe, James
A new book of ornament and supporters
June 2, 1768
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809. Eccentric excursions, or, Literary & pictorial sketches of countenance, character & country in different parts of England & South Wales :
Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809
Eccentric excursions, or, Literary & pictorial sketches of countenance, character & country in different parts of England & South Wales
1798
Boulton, M. P. W. (Matthew Piers Watt), -1894. Remarks concerning certain pictures supposed to be photographs of early date /
Boulton, M. P. W. (Matthew Piers Watt), -1894
Remarks concerning certain pictures supposed to be photographs of early date
1865
Hennepin, Louis, active 17th century, author. A new discovery of a vast country in America :
Hennepin, Louis, active 17th century
A new discovery of a vast country in America
1698
 The Boston gazette, and country journal :
The Boston gazette, and country journal
[ca. 1920?]
 Mirroir de la mode.
Mirroir de la mode
1803
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764. The works of William Hogarth :
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
The works of William Hogarth
1824
Riou, Stephen. Part of a tour in Greece, & other papers by SR.
Riou, Stephen
Part of a tour in Greece, & other papers by SR
1750-1778
Manesson-Mallet, Allain, 1630?-1706? Les Travaux de Mars, ou, L'Art de la guerre :
Manesson-Mallet, Allain, 1630?-1706?
Les Travaux de Mars, ou, L'Art de la guerre
1696
Stedman, C. (Charles), 1753-1812, author, publisher. The history of the origin, progress, and termination of the American war /
Stedman, C. (Charles), 1753-1812
The history of the origin, progress, and termination of the American war
1794
Smith, John, 1580-1631. The generall historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles :
Smith, John, 1580-1631
The generall historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles
1624
Eddis, William, 1738-1825, author. Letters from America, historical and descriptive :
Eddis, William, 1738-1825
Letters from America, historical and descriptive
MDCCXCII [1792]
 Ancient historic ballads.
Ancient historic ballads
1807
 The adventures of Commodore Paul :
The adventures of Commodore Paul
[1884]
Onwhyn, Thomas, 1811?-1886, ill. Costumes of the time of George II :
Onwhyn, Thomas, 1811?-1886
Costumes of the time of George II
[1845]
Poggi, A. C. de, creator. At Mr. de Poggi's new room, No. 91, New Bond Street, near Oxford Road, are now exhibiting two large pictures painted by Mr. Robert Cleveley of the Royal Navy :
Poggi, A. C. de
At Mr. de Poggi's new room, No. 91, New Bond Street, near Oxford Road, are now exhibiting two large pictures painted by Mr. Robert Cleveley of the Royal Navy
1795
Hipwell, John. The elements of navigation :
Hipwell, John
The elements of navigation
1759
Lamb, Roger, 1756-1830, author. An original and authentic journal of occurences during the late American war, from its commencement to the year 1783 /
Lamb, Roger, 1756-1830
An original and authentic journal of occurences during the late American war, from its commencement to the year 1783
1809
Clayton, William, Sir, 1762-1834. Account book.
Clayton, William, Sir, 1762-1834
Account book
1784 January 1-December 31