8vo., publisher’s cloth, pp. , 238, , with a folding b/w facsimile of a copper-plate of makers’ marks at Goldsmiths’ Hall and 12 plates. Ex library, frontispiece and title page detached but present, binding worn, hinges tender; a fair copy.
CHAFFERS, William., Hall-marks on Gold and Silver Plate. Illustrated with tables of annual date letters employed in the Assay Offices of England, Scotland and Ireland, and a fac-simile of a copper-plate of makers’ marks at Goldsmiths’ Hall. To which are now added, a History of L’Orfevrerie Francaise, With Extracts from the Statutes, Ordinances, etc., and Twelve Plates of French Hall Marks. Fifth edition, revised and considerably augmented., Bickers & Son, 1875
Machiavelli, Niccolo`; Dacres, Edward, Machiavel’s discourses upon the first decade of T. Livius, translated out of the Italian. To which is added his Prince: with some marginal animadversions noting and taxing his errors, Printed for Charles Harper at the Flower-de-luce over against St. Dunstans Church, and John Amery at the Peacock over against Fetter-lane, both in Fleet-street, 1674
Biographies & Letters
Pepys, Samuel; Braybrooke, Lord Richard, Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, ESQ. F.R.S. Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II: Comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B of St. John’s College, Cambridge, from the original short hand Ms. in the Pepysian Library, And a selection from his Private Correspondence., Henry Colburn, 1825