A catalogue of all the elegant houshold furniture

  • AuthorChristie, Mr. (James), 1730-1803.
  • TitleA catalogue of all the elegant houshold furniture, farming and garden implements, about thirty loads of hay, a large quantity of old glazed sashes, old iron, and other valuable effects, at Ealing Grove, situate near the six mile stone on the Uxbridge Road, late the residence of His Grace the Duke of Argyle : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, on the premises, on Friday, the 1st July, 1791, and three following days (Sunday excepted) …
  • Publication[London] : [James Christie], [1791]

Catalog Record 

125 C555 791

Acquired March 2017

Elements of painting with crayons

Dedication: To His Grace the Duke of Chandos. With vignette showing his coat of arms, engraved by Faden.

  • AuthorRussell, John, 1745-1806.
  • TitleElements of painting with crayons / by John Russel, Associate of the Royal Academy.
  • EditionThe second edition, with additions.
  • PublishedLondon : Printed for J. Wilkie, in St. Paul’s Church-Yard ; J. Walter, at Charing-Cross, and R. Bishop, Newport-Street, MDCCLXXVII [1777]

Catalog Record

72 777 R91

Acquired March 2017

Dr. Trusler presents his best respects to those Ladies and Gentlemen…

Probably printed to accompany the 2nd edition of Trulser’s Compendium of useful knowledge, containing a concise explanation of every thing a young man ought to know

  • AuthorTrusler, John, 1735-1820.
  • TitleDr. Trusler presents his best respects to those Ladies and Gentlemen who have done him the honour to subscribe to this work, and begs to say he shall think himself particularly obliged, if they will shew it to their acquaintance and speak of it as they find it …
  • Publication[London] : [Trusler], April, 1788.

Catalog Record & Digital Collection

File 53 T77 788a

Acquired October 2016

Fourth subscription concert, at the Great Room in Prince’s-Street

 

  • TitleFourth subscription concert, at the Great Room in Prince’s-Street, Tuesday, December 14, 1773 …
  • PublicationBristol [England : Printed by T. Cocking in Small-Street, 1773]

Catalog Record & Digital Collection

File 74 1773 G786

Acquired November 2016

Civitas Bristol

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A decree of the Common Council of Bristol signed: Cann.
The wood-engraved of the Bristol city arms is between “Civitas” and “Bristol.”

  • AuthorBristol (England)
  • TitleCivitas Bristol. Tempore Petri Day, ar’ major, XIVmo die Decembris anno Regni dom’ Georgii decimo tertio, annoq; domini, MDCCXXVI. Whereas there is and hath been, time out of mind, a good, antient, and laudable custom, had and used within the late borough, and now city of Bristol, and the liberties thereof, that no person (not being free of the said late borough, or now city) did or could keep any shop within the late borough, and now city of Bristol, or the liberties thereof …
  • Published[Bristol] : [publisher not identified], [1726]

Catalog Record

File 64 726 B776++

Acquired July 2016

Unto the Right Honourable the Lords of Council …

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  • TitleUnto the Right Honourable the Lords of Council and Session, the petition of Simon Fraser of Lovat.
  • Publication[Edinburgh?] : [publisher not identified], (Jan. 24, 1738).

Catalog Record

53 L896 738

Acquired April 2016

Five hundred pounds reward

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  • TitleFive hundred pounds reward.
  • Publication[Stowe Park? : [publisher not identified], 12 November 1795]

Catalog Record and Digital Collection

File 63 795 F565+

Acquired November 2015