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¶ Caldecott — Randolph Caldecott’s “Graphic” pictures (n.d.)

January 16, 2017

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Caldecott, Randolph. Randolph Caldecott’s “Graphic” pictures. 4 vols. London: George Routledge & Sons (?), n.d.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 75 (part). — Unlocated.

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¶ Gilchrist — Life of Blake (1863)

January 13, 2017

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Gilchrist, Alexander. Life of Blake, “Pictor ignotus”. 2 vols. London and Cambridge: Macmillan, 1863.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris (?). — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 424 (part; sold for 16s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Surtees — Handley Cross (1843)

December 7, 2016

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Surtees, Robert Smith. Handley Cross, or The spa hunt: a sporting tale. 3 vols. London: Henry Colburn, 1843.

Illustrated. The above is the first edition; it is not known which edition Morris owned, but in the Lobb sale catalogue it is described as “2 vols., n.d.”

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 76 (part; sold for 9s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Furnivall — Political, religious, and love poems (1866)

October 31, 2016

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Furnivall, Frederick J., ed. Political, religious, and love poems, from the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Lambeth MS. no. 306 and other sources. London: published for the Early English Text Society by N. Trübner & Co., 1866.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 21 (part; sold for £3 5s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Curio (1559) and Schneeberger (1564)

October 20, 2016

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Two volumes bound together:

[1] Curio, Johannes. Conservandae sanitatis praecepta saluberrima. Frankfurt: Christian Egenolff, 1559.

[2] Schneeberger, Anton. De bona militum valetudine conservanda liber. Krakow: Lazarus Andreae, 1564.


Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, no. 55. — Unlocated.

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¶ Marie de France — Poésies (1820)

February 17, 2016

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Marie de France. Poésies. Ed. Jean Baptiste Bonaventure Roquefort. 2 vols. 1820. Paris: Chasseriau, 1820.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 53 (part; sold for £1 12s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Schlumberger — L’Epopée byzantine à la fin du dixième siècle (1896)

November 5, 2015

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Schlumberger, Gustave Léon. L’Epopée byzantine à la fin du dixième siècle. Vol. 1. Paris: Hachette, 1896.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 25 (part; sold for £2 8s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Bulliard — Plantes médicinales de la France (1780)

October 21, 2015

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Bulliard, Pierre. Plantes médicinales de la France. [Paris, 1780.]

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 65 (sold for £1 3s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Paulli — Danske urtebog (1647)

October 21, 2015

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Paulli, Simon. Der Danske urtebog. 3 parts in 1 vol. Antwerp: Officina Plantiniana, 1647.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 56. — Unlocated.

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¶ Mendès — Les plus jolies chansons (1888)

October 20, 2015

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Mendès, Catull. Les plus jolies chansons du pays de France: chansons tendres. Paris: E. Plon, Nourrit et Cie., [1888].

Illustrated by Lucien Métivet.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 77 (part; sold for 14s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Montaigion — Fabliaux (1872)

October 1, 2015

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Montaigion, Anatole de. Recueil général et complet des fabliaux des XIIIe et XIVe siècles imprimés ou inédits. 2 vols. Paris: Librairie des bibliophiles, 1872.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 54 (part; sold for £1 12s.). — Unlocated.

Digital versions: Gallica [vol. 1]. — Gallica [vol. 2].

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¶ Hilliard — “Mohicans” in Iceland (1887)

October 1, 2015

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H[illiard], J. B. The “Mohicans” in Iceland. Glasgow: Maclure, Macdonald & Co., 1887.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 45 (part; sold for £2). — Unlocated.

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¶ Molière — Oeuvres (1773)

September 30, 2015

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Molière. Oeuvres. Ed. Antoine Bret. 6 vols. Paris: Compagnie des libraires associés, 1773.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 60 (sold for 14s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: Gallica.

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¶ Holy Bible (1715)

September 29, 2015

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The holy Bible. 1715.

There were several editions of the Bible published in England in 1715; we are uncertain which this one is. The Lobb catalogue specifies “engraved title.”

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 58 (part; sold for £1 1s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Mackenzie — Travels in the island of Iceland (1811)

September 29, 2015

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Mackenzie, Sir George Steuart. Travels in the island of Iceland during the summer of the year MDCCCX. Edinburgh: printed by Thomas Allan and Co., for Archibald Constable and Co.; London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown, Cadell & Davies, William Miller, John Murray, 1811.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. – Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 40 (part; sold for 13s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Furnivall — Babees book (1868)

September 29, 2015

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Furnivall, Frederick J., ed. The babees book. London: published for the Early English Text Society by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner, 1868.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 21 (part; sold for £3 5s). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 737.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Motherwell — Minstrelsy (1827)

September 22, 2015

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Motherwell, William. Minstrelsy ancient and modern. Glasgow: John Wylie, 1827.

Frontispiece and vignettes by C. K. Sharpe.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 52 (part; sold for 15s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 783.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ O’Curry — Lectures on . . . ancient Irish history (1873)

September 22, 2015

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O’Curry, Eugene. Lectures on the manuscript materials of ancient Irish history. Dublin: W. B. Kelly; London: Williams and Norgate, 1873.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 17 (part; sold for £2 10s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Troil — Letters on Iceland (1780)

September 22, 2015

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Troil, Uno von. Letters on Iceland, containing observations on the civil, literary, ecclesiastical, and natural history; antiquities, volcanos, basaltes, hot springs; customs, dress, manners of the inhabitants, &c. &c. London: printed by and for W. Richardson, and for J. Robson, and N. Conant, 1780.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 40 (part; sold for 13s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Vigfusson — Sturlunga saga (1878)

September 22, 2015

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Vigfusson, Gudbrand, ed. Sturlunga saga, including the Islendinga saga of lawman Sturla Thordsson and other works. 2 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1878.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 43 (sold for £1 12s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Elton — Danish history of Saxo Grammaticus (1894)

September 21, 2015

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Elton, Oliver, trans. The first nine books of the Danish history of Saxo Grammaticus. London: David Nutt, 1894.

With an introduction by F. York Powell. Presentation copy from Morris (to Jane or May Morris?).

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris (?). — May Morris. — Lobb sale 1, lot 38 (part; sold for 10s.) — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Plato — Dialogues (1871)

September 21, 2015

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Plato. The dialogues of Plato. Trans. Benjamin Jowett. 4 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1871.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 24 (part; sold for £1 12s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Perrot — History of art in Chaldea and Assyria (1884)

September 21, 2015

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Perrot, Georges, and Charles Chipiez. A history of art in Chaldea and Assyria. Trans. Walter Armstrong. 2 vols. London: Chapman and Hall; New York: A. C. Armstrong and Son, 1884.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 25 (part; sold for £2 8s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.Image

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¶ Hyde — Love songs of Connacht (1895)

September 21, 2015

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Hyde, Douglas, ed. Abhráin grádh chúige Connacht or Love songs of Connacht (being the fourth chapter of the “Songs of Connacht”). Dublin: Gill; London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1895.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 18 (part; sold for £3 3s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Jane Austen’s Novels (1895)

September 21, 2015

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Austen, Jane. Jane Austen’s Novels. Ed. Reginald Brimley Johnson. 10 vols. London: J. M. Dent & Co., 1895.

Provenance: Morris (?). — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 3 (part; sold for £1 17s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Theophilus — Essay upon various arts (1847)

September 18, 2015

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Theophilus. An essay upon various arts in three books, forming an encyclopaedia of Christian art of the eleventh century. Trans. Robert Hendrie. London: John Murray, 1847.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Lobb sale 1, lot 27 (sold for £1 16s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: Google.

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¶ Vasari — Opere (1822–23)

September 18, 2015

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Vasari, Giorgio. Opere. 6 vols. Florence: S. Audin & Co., 1822–23.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 28 (part; sold for 16s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ May Morris — Decorative needlework (1893)

September 18, 2015

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Morris, May. Decorative needlework. London: Joseph Hughes & Co., 1893.

Illustrated.

Provenance: May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 30 (part; sold for £1 5s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: Internet Archive.

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¶ Caxton — Reynard the fox (1894)

September 17, 2015

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Caxton, William, trans. Reynard the fox, with some account of his family, friends, and associates. Ed. F. S. Ellis. London: David Nutt, 1894.

Ornaments by Walter Crane.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 6 (part; sold for £1 1s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Grinnell — Blackfoot lodge tales (1893)

September 17, 2015

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Grinnell, George Bird. Blackfoot lodge tales: the story of a prairie people. London: David Nutt, 1893.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 36 (part; sold for 16s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Martin — Description of the Western Islands of Scotland (1716)

September 16, 2015

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Martin, Martin. A description of the Western Islands of Scotland. 2nd ed. London: printed for A. Bell, T. Varnam and J. Osborn, W. Taylor, and J. Baker and T. Warner, 1716.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 37 (part). — Unlocated.

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Frere — Old Deccan days (1868)

September 16, 2015

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Frere, Mary, and Bartle Frere, eds. Old Deccan days, or Hindoo fairy legends current in southern India. London: John Murray, 1868.

Illustrated by Catherine Frances Frere.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 33 (part; sold for 10s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), unnumbered sequence.

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¶ Middiman — Select views (1812)

September 16, 2015

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Middiman, Samuel. Select views in Great Britain. London: J. & J. Boydell, [1812].

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 61 (part). — Unlocated.

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¶ Johan Ludvig Runeberg’s lyrical songs, idylls and epigrams (1878)

September 16, 2015

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Runeberg, Johan Ludvig. Johan Ludvig Runeberg’s lyrical songs, idylls and epigrams. Trans. Eiríkr Magnússon and Edward Henry Palmer. London: C. Kegan Paul, 1878

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 44 (part; sold for £1). — Unlocated.

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¶ Plutarch’s lives (1699–1700)

September 15, 2015

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Plutarch [Plutarchus]. Plutarch’s lives. Trans. John Dryden. 5 vols. London: printed by R.E. for Jacob Tonson, 1699–1700.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 59 (part; sold for 14s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Burton — Vikram and the vampire (1870)

May 26, 2015

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Burton, Sir Richard F. Vikram and the vampire, or tales of Hindu devilry. London: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1870.

Illustrated by Ernest Griset.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 33 (part; sold for 10s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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¶ Garnett — Greek folk-songs (1888)

May 20, 2015

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Garnett, Lucy M. J., trans. Greek folk-songs from the Ottoman provinces of northern Hellas. Ed. John Stuart-Glennie. 2nd ed. London: Ward and Downey, 1888.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 36 (part; sold for 16s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Thausing — Albert Dürer (1882)

May 20, 2015

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Thausing, Moriz. Albert Dürer: his life and works. Trans. Frederick A. Eaton. 2 vols. London: John Murray, 1882.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 28 (part; sold for 16s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: Internet Archive [vol. 1]. — Internet Archive [vol. 2].

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¶ Leland — Etruscan Roman remains (1892)

May 13, 2015

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Leland, Charles Godfrey. Etruscan Roman remains in popular tradition. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1892.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 29 (part; sold for £1 5s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Cervantes Saavedra — Don Quixote (1809)

April 2, 2015

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Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de. The history and adventures of the renowned Don Quixote. 2 vols. London: Rivington, 1809.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 59 (part; sold for 14s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Beattie — Scotland illustrated (1838)

April 1, 2015

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Beattie, William. Scotland illustrated in a series of views taken expressly for this work. 2 vols. London: G. Virtue, 1838.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 74 (part). — Unlocated.

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¶ Lyall — Translations of ancient Arabian poetry (1885)

April 1, 2015

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Lyall, Sir Charles James, trans. Translations of ancient Arabian poetry. London: Williams and Norgate, 1885.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 32 (part; sold for £2 14s.). — Unlocated.

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¶ Chaucer — Workes (1602)

April 1, 2015

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Chaucer, Geoffrey. The workes of our ancient and learned English poet, Geffrey Chaucer, newly printed. Ed. Thomas Speght. London: printed by Adam Islip, 1602.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 63 (sold for £3 5s.). — Unlocated.

References: Ellis valuation, fol. 49b (no price). — ESTC (S107210). — MS catalogue (2), no. 471 (with three X’s next to it).

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¶ Culpeper’s complete herbal (1815)

March 27, 2015

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Culpeper, Nicholas. Culpeper’s complete herbal. London: Richard Evans, 1815.

Illustrated. Binding broken.

Provenance: Morris. — Jane Morris. — May Morris. — Mary Lobb. — Lobb sale 1, lot 50 (part). — Unlocated.

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