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A new catalogue of a valuable and choice collection of books: Being the libraries of An eminent judge, The Reverend Mr. Kent, and of Gilbert Dawson Esq; all deceas'd. Consisting of a large Collection of Books, Manuscripts, and State-Tracts, relating to the History, Antiquities, and Constitution of Great-Britain, Ireland, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Muscovy, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, Asia, Africa, and America: Together with a compleat Set of Elzevir Classicks bound in 50 vol. in Morocco; the Royal Classicks in Usum Delphini, of the Paris Edition in Quarto; the best Edition of the Classicks cum Notis Variorum; the Louvre Classicks; the Pocket Classicks by Vascosan, Colinaeus, Seb. Gryphius, Stephens, Aldus, and Sedan Editions; The Byzantine Historians, 31 vol. Prynn's Records, 3 vol. Rymer's F dera, 20 vol. Les Oeuvres de Plutarque par Amyot, 13 vol. in Morocco; Montfaucon's Antiquities, 15 vol. large Paper; all the old Chronicles; Sir Wm. Dugdale's Works; and the History of the several Counties in England. Books of Sculpture, Architecture, Medals, Painting, Mathematicks, the Benedictine Editions of the Fathers, Books of Physick, Anatomy, Surgery; a large Collection of Voyages and Natural History; the best Dictionaries and Lexicons, great numbers on large Paper, and several Hundred Volumes curiously bound in Morocco. Also a compleat Set of Common, Civil, and Canon Law. Which will begin to be Sold very Cheap (the lowest Price fixed in each Book) at T. Osborne's Shop in Gray's-Inn, on Monday the 17th Day of May, 1736, and will continue Selling all the Month of May and June. Catalogues to be had at the Place of Sale, and Money for any Library or Parcel of Books.
- Osborne, Thomas, -1743.