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A catalogue of the library of Edward Barker, Esq. Baron of the Court of Exchequer, lately deceased. And of several other valuable Libraries lately purchased. Esq. Baron of the Court of Exchequer, lately deceased. Containing A choice Collection of many of the most Capital as well as most useful and curious Books in all Languages, Arts, Sciences, and Branches of Literature. Many of the Books are on Royal Paper, and in Morocco, Russia, and other Elegant Bindings. Among them are Philosoph. Transact. 42 vol.410, compleat Catesby's Carolina, 2 vol. coloured Miller's Plants, coloured Vitruvius Britan. 3 vol. R. P. & S. P. Inigo Jones's Designs, by Kent Prynne's Records, 3 vol. russia Newcastle's Horsemanship, 2 v. R. P. S. P. Norden's Travels, 2 vol. fine plates Churchill's and Harleian Voyages, 8 vol. General Dictionary, 10 vol. Universal History, 10 vol. neat Religious Ceremonies, 6 mol. cuts Montfaucon's Antiq. 6 vol. L.P. & S.P Horsley's Britan. Rom. R. P. & S. P. Rushworth's Collect. 8 vol. R.P. & S.P. Buck's Views, 9 parts State Trials, 8 vol. compleat Patrick, Lowth, Arnald and Whitby, 7 vol. Basket's Imperial Bible, 2 vol. turkey Journals of the H. of Commons, 20 vol. Houbraken's Heads of illustrious Men Bacon's, Boyle's, and Locke's Words Johnson's, James's, Miller's, Postle-th wayt's and Ainsworth'sdictionaries Chambers's Dict. Andsupplement, 4 vol. Cowper's Anatomy, by Albinus Biographia Britannica, 4 vol. Cay's Statutes at Large, 6 vol. Sir Hans Sloane's Jamaica, 2 vol. Carte's, Gthrie's and Rapin's Hist. Dugdale's Baronage, 2 vol. Sir T. Hanmer's Shakespear, 6 vol. 4 to. Politieal State of G. Britain, 55 vol. 8vo Delphin Classics, 4to, Par. 54 vol. uniform Overbeke Reliquiae Romae Antiquae Hortus Eystettensis, Besleri Hortus Elthamensis, Dillenii, 2 vol. Hortus Cliffortianus, Linnaei Bilia Polyglotta, 12 vol. cb.max.cor.turc. Biblia Polyglotta & Castelli Lex. 8 vol. Criticisaeri & Thes. Theolog. 13 vol. Vitringa in Jesaiam, 2 vol. edit. opt. Andersoni Numismata Scotiae Spanhemii Numism. 2 v. cb.maxi. & min. Rudbeckii Atlantica, 4 vol. corio turc. Corpus Byzantinae Historiae, 23 vol. S. Chrysostom, 13 vol. Edit, Benedicto Hoffmanni Opera Mediea, 6 vol. Thuani Historia, Bucleleii, 7 vol. Plukenetii Opera Botanica, 4 vol. H. Stephani Thesaurus, Gr. 4 vol. Goltzii Opera omnia, 5 vol. Medieae Artis Principes, 2 vol. Ger. Vossii Opera, 6 vol. cb. max. Blutcau's Portug.&lat. Dict. 10 vol. Davila Gutrre Civile di Francia, 2 vol. Medailles de Louis le Grand, maroquin Dictionaire de Martimere, xo tom. Montfoucon Antiq. expliquee, 15 Dictionaire de Bayle, 5 tom. Paric Dictionaire de Mortri, 8 tom. meill. ed. Pedrusi Museo Farnesiano, 10 vol. Du Halde Descript. de Lachine, 4 vol. Oeuvres de Molicre, 6 vol. 4to. Parit Daniel Hisloire de France, 17 tom. 4to. Hist. del' Acad. des Sciences, 94 tom.12mo With an exceeeding good Collection of Law-Books, Reports, &c. Which will be sold very cheap, (the Prices printed in the Catalogue) on Tuesday, January 22, 1760, and Continue on Sale to Midsummer, By John Whiston and Benj. White, Booksellers, in Fleet-Street. Catatogues may be had of Messrs. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall; Chapelle, in Grosvenor-street; Robson, late Brindley's, in New Bond-Street; Walter, at Charinge Cross; Millar, inthe Strand; Henderson, at the Royal-Exchange; Merril, at Cambridge;fletcher and Prince, at Oxford; the Booksellers inthe principal Towns of England; and at the Place of Sale. Price Six-Pence. Where may he had the full Value for any Library or Parcel of Books.

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[London : s.n., 1760]

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