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Catalogue of books, being the library of the Late Christopher Robinson, Esq. one of the justices of His Majesties Court of King's Bench. Will begin to be sold by anction by James Vallance, on Monday the 11th June, at his auction room, in the court lately occupied by the Post-Office. They consist of a choice collection, of upwards of four thousand volumes, in most branches of literature; among which are the following: folio. Buckley's Thuanus, 7 vols. large paper. Le Brun's Travels, 3 vols lare paper, Rymer's Fd̆era, 10 vols. Biographia Britannica, 7 vols. State Tryals, II vols. Holinshed's Chronicle, 3 vols. Friossart's Chronicle, Camden's Britannia, 2 vols. Rushworth's collections, 8 vol. Sidney's State papers, Colbylins 2 vols. Clarendon and Whitlock's histories, 4 vols. Pecke's Desiderata, 2 vols. Madox's Exchequer and other works, 5 vols. State tracts in the reign of Charles and William, 5 vols. Dugdale's Origines, Spelman's Glossary, Ware's History of Ireland, by Harris, 2 vols. Petty's Maps of Ireland, List of the claims of Chichester House, L.P. Anderson on commerce, 2 vols. Wren's Parentalia, Viner's Abridgment. 23 vols. Bacon's Abridgment, 5 vols. Comyn's Digest, 6 vols. Year books, 10 vols. Mallory's Entries, 2 vols. Gibson's Codex, 2 vols. Lords Journals of Ireland, 4 vols. Commons Journals of Ireland, 24 vols. Vessey's Irish statutes, II vols. Quarto. Ruffead's English statutes, 13 vols. Lord Sommer's Tracts, 8 vols. Pryne's Parliamentary writs, 4 vols. With several others equally good; and all the reporters, mostly best editions. Likewise to be sold several mathematical and philosophical instruments, and some coins and medals. For the conveniene of the gentlemen of the Bar, the law books will be sold every evening from seven until ten; and the miscellanies from twelve to four each eay. Catalogues to be had at the placeof sale. N.B. the whole library will be sold by private contract, any time prior to the commencement of sale.

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[Dublin : s.n., 1787?]

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[2],83,[1]p. ; 8⁰.


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