Judas Macchabaeus : a sacred drama

  • AuthorMorell, Thomas, 1703-1784, librettist.
  • TitleJudas Macchabaeus : a sacred drama. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden. The musick composed by Mr. Handel.
  • PublicationLondon : Printed for the administrator of J. Watts; and sold by T. Lowndes, in Fleet-Street, [1768?]

Catalog Record

Quarto 768 M84 768

Acquired August 2017

[Membership card for a trade union]

A membership card for a trade union with a female figure with an anchor on her left and a shield with three calibers on the right, standing under a broken pediment supported by two Corinthian columns and surmounted by a pineapple.

  • PrintmakerAdolph, active 1798, printmaker.
  • Title[Membership card for a trade union] [graphic] / Adolph sculpt.
  • Publication[England] : [publisher not identified], 1798.

Catalog Record

File 66 798 Ad23

Acquired July 2017

Observations on penal jurisprudence, and the reformation of criminals

 

  • AuthorRoscoe, William, 1753-1831
  • TitleObservations on penal jurisprudence, and the reformation of criminals : with an appendix; containing the latest reports of the state-prisons or penitentiaries of Philadelphia, New-York, and Massachusetts; and other documents / by William Roscoe.
  • PublishedLondon : Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies, Strand, and John and Arthur Arch, Cornhill, 1819.

Catalog Record

63 819 R81

Acquired July 2017

Inn and stable yard, Haymarket

  • Author: Ellis, William, (Auctioneer)
  • TitleInn and stable yard, Haymarket. Particulars and conditions of sale of a valuable leasehold-estate, … comprising Black-Horse Inn and stable-yard, on the west side of the Haymarket; and … no. 22, 23, 24, and 25, in Market-Lane, … which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Ellis, (by direction of the administrator, … of Mr. Jacob Life, dec.) … on Saturday, the 19th of May, 1798, …
  • Publication[London] : [publisher not identified], [1798]

Catalog Record 

File 125 EL47 798

Acquired July 2017

The puzzle: being a choice collection of conundrums

  • TitleThe puzzle: being a choice collection of conundrums.
  • PublishedLondon, M. Cooper, 1745.

Catalog Record 

761 745 P99

Acquired July 2017

A catalogue of all the stock in trade, working tools, household furniture…

  • Author: J. Agg & Son.
  • TitleA catalogue of all the stock in trade, working tools, household furniture, and other effects of Mr. Michael Weston, brazier and tinman, High-Street, Evesham, which will be sold by auction, by J. Agg & Son … on Monday, the 22nd day of September, 1817, and five following days.
  • PublicationEvesham : J. Agg, [1817]

Catalog Record 

125 Ag266 817

Acquired July 2017

Gravesend, the [blank] day of [blank] 179[blank]….

Printed form has been filled out in ink for “Paol Antonio Girolami a gentleman … native of Corsica,” presumably a refugee. Manuscript completions on the sheet supply his age, height, complexion, eye color and other distinguishing features.

  • TitleGravesend, the [blank] day of [blank] 179[blank], order to pass from Gravesend to the Alien Office, Crown Street, near Whitehall.
  • Publication[England] : [publisher not identified], [179-]

Catalog Record

File 66 799 G77

Acquired July 2017