Books, Maps and Manuscripts
27 Mar 2012, starting at 14:00 BST.

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SHELLEY (MARY) and THE LEIGH HUNTS. Autograph letter signed by Marianne Hunt, the wife of Leigh Hunt, to Mary Shelley, 1821

MANUSCRIPTS - LITERATURE. Manuscript miscellany, comprising letters etc by literary figures, scholars, etc., including Sir Walter Scott

BOYDELL (JOHN and JOSIAH) and JOHN WILLIAM EDY. Boydell's Picturesque Scenery of Norway, 1820

BROOKSHAW (GEORGE) Pomona Britannica, or a Collection of the Most Esteemed Fruits at Present Cultivated in Great Britain, 2 vol., 1817

BROWNING (ROBERT) Autograph letter signed ("Robert Browning"), to Mrs Hertz, 1877

BURKE (EDMUND) Autograph letter signed ("Edmund Burke"), to his friend Richard Shackleton, reflecting on his recently-published Thoughts of the Cause of the Present Discontents, 1770

ESSEX and BUCKINGHAMSHIRE. Two groups of deeds, 1552-1601; and 1503-1578

MANUSCRIPTS - ART, SCIENCE, MUSIC and LITERATURE. Two albums, containing a fine range of autograph letters etc., by James Constable, Matthew Arnold, Alfred Tennyson...

MANUSCRIPTS - TRAVEL. Papers relating to Albania, Japan, Siam and Haiti

RUMPF (GEORG EBERHARD) Thesaurus imaginum piscium testaceorum... cochlearum... conchylia... mineralia, 1739

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