Second part of Lackington's catalogue for 1788; consisting of Above Thirty Thousand Volumes, In various Languages and Classes of Learning; Including Four valuable Libraries purchased since October; With many Articles but just published; A large Number in a Variety of elegant and superb Bindings. The whole selling at the extreme low Prices which are printed in this Second Part, and marked in every Book, By J. Lackington, At his Shop, No. 46 and 47, Chiswell-Street, Moorfields, London. Where may be had the utmost Value for Libraries or Parcels of Books. Or Books Exchanged. - Not an Hour's Credit will be given to any Person, nor any Books Exported, or sent into the Country before they are paid for. This second part, Price Sixpence, (which will be allowed to Purchasers in 6s) may be had at the Shop, and of the following Booksellers: Richardson, Royal Exchange; Barker, Russell-Court, Drury-Lane; Marsom, No. 187, High Holborn; Walker, No. 44, Pater-Noster-Row; Ryan, No. 351, Oxford-Street, near the Pantheon; Manson, King-Street, Westminster; Lunn, Cambridge; and Palmer and Merrick, Oxford; Hazard, Bath; Lloyed, Bristol; Rollason, Coventry; Laing, Edinburgh. N. B. The first part of this Catalogue, Price 1s, to be allowed to Purchasers in 10s, or paid back if the Catalogue be returned, (though no Purchase be made) only to be had at the Place of Sale; consisting of Forty Thousand Volumes, will continue on Sale until September 20th, 1788, when a very large new Catalogue will be published. - To prevent Mistakes, those who send for any Books are desired, besides the Numbers to send the first Words and the Prices of the Articles they want. - Book-Binding done in the newest taste, and exceeding cheap.
- Lackington, James, 1746-1815.
A catalogue of the very curious and valuable musical library of antient and modern compositions, by the most eminent masters, from the sixteenth century to the present time: Consisting of madrigals, services, oratorios, oded, trios, concertos, canzonets, catches, motetts, anthems, operas, duets, sonatas, lessons, canons, masses, Psalms, cantatas, songs, serenetas, voluntaries, glees, &c. &c. by tallis, tye, child, gibbon, purcell, bird, blow, tudway, bull, morley, carissimi, leo, feo, pergolesi, stradella, lotti, palistrina, marcello, stephani, clari, porpora, handel, haberman, pepusch, rameau, richter, gluck, bach, matherson, Claude le June, Philidore, and more than three hundred and fifty Italian, English, German, and French composers, the greatest part in excellent preservation, and collected through a series of years, with infinite care and judgment, by the Late W. and P. Hayes, doctors in music, oxon. N.B. Lot no. 377, is a choice and valuable collection of songs of Henry Lawes, written by himself, and valued by Dr. P. Hayes at Đ50. This capital collection in deposited at Smart's Music Warehouse, the cornor of Argyll Street, Oxford Street, London, by appointment of the administrators. Where it may be viewed; the whole of which is made into lots, with the prices annexed in the catalogue, which will be delivered to the purchasers when the money is deposited, and the lots are to be taken away at thier own expence. At the same time will be sold, a fine-toned harpsichord, warranted to be made by the celebrated Rooker of Antwerp, in perfect and high preservation, with a curious painting inside the lid.
- Smart, George, music seller.