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A Concise History of England

Vols. 1-3 lack imprint date; preface dated Aug. 10, 1775; Imprints in vols. 2-4 read: "Printed by R. Hawes, (no. 40) the Corner of Dorset-Street, Crispin-Street, Spitalfields"; Includes index in v.4

The history of the Church of Great Britain

Attributed to William Gearing by Wing; Sometimes attributed to William Geaves and George Geaves; Title within double-rule border; head-pieces, initials; printed marginal notes; Numerous errors in paging; Errata: p. [18] at end

An universal history, from the earliest account of time

Second edition of the "antient part"; 1st edition, 1736-44.
Vols. 1-12, 1747; v. 13-20, 1748; v. 21, 1754; Articles by George Sale, George Psalmanazar, Archibald Bower, George Shelvocke, John Campbell, John Swinton, and others. Cf. Brit. Mus.…

Londinopolis : an historicall discourse or perlustration of the city of London

"Largely borrowed from Stow"--DNB; Title page printed in red and black; With a frontis. portrait and folded view of London by Wenceslaus Hollar; Engraved portrait is signed: C. Melan et Bosse Sculp; Includes index; Pages 91-94 misnumbered 81-84;…

The History of the Church of Scotland

Title page printed in red and black; Contains a short life of the author signed "D. M.", attributed to Brian Duppa, bishop of Winchester; Frontis. portrait (A1v) of the author signed: W: Hollar fecit; Includes indexes; With final errata leaf and with…

The customs of London

Containing among divers other matters, the original of the celebrated poem of The nut-brown maid; reprinted from the first edition, with the additions included in the second. Edited by J. Douce.

East Wheal Brothers Share

Part Transcription: "East Wheal Brothers, Suber Mining Company. Capital £100,000, in 5000 shares, of £20 each. Conditions and regulations for the management of the company. ... It is scarcely necessary to observe that, as the fact is ascertained that…

Lipton, Limited. Ordinary Share Certificate

Part Transcription: [within engraved frame] "Lipton, Limited. [blank] ordinary shares. [On left] No. [blank] ordinary share certificate. Number of shares from - to (inclusive). [On right] Capital £2,000,000, divided into 1,000,000 five per cent.…