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Shelfmark 112e68
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Author FLEETWOOD William successively Bishop of St. Asaph and Ely
Title A sermon [on Matt. xxiii. 15] preachd before the King ... Nov. 5th
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1700
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Shelfmark 112e68
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Brown
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Armorial; Panel design
Edges Gilt
Bookbinder
Ownership mark William III, King of England (1694-1702)
Reference To research armorials see British Armorial Bindings Database sponsored jointly by the Bibliographical Society and the University of Toronto http://armorial.library.utoronto.ca
Notes Comb marbled endleaves.



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Shelfmark c183d19
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Author
Title A collection of anthems, as the same are now performed in his Majesty's Chapels Royal, &c
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1736
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Shelfmark c183d19
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Armorial
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Bookbinder
Ownership mark Chapel Royal, St James's
Reference To research armorials see British Armorial Bindings Database sponsored jointly by the Bibliographical Society and the University of Toronto http://armorial.library.utoronto.ca
Notes With the cypher of King George II. See also Davis144-146. The National Art Library at the V&A Museum has an example. See also Sotheby 24.7.87 lot 382.



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Shelfmark c188a9
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Author
Title The Holy Bible. [With a few short notes at the foot of the page.] (R. Bowyer: London, 1796.)
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1796
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Shelfmark c188a9
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Blue
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Drawing; Onlaid
Style/Type Pictorial; Presentation; Cornerpiece made of small tools; Floral
Edges Painting under gilt
Bookbinder Frye, Batholomew, of Halifax, Manchester, Liverpool
Ownership mark
Reference https://www.bl.uk/picturing-places/articles/fore-edge-landscapes .M M Foot, Studies in the History of Bookbinding, Aldershot, 1993, n41. See Jeff Weber, Annotated dictionary of fore edge painters artists and binders, 2011. Charles Ramsden, Bookbindings of the United Kingdom (outside London) 1780-1840, 1954, p.76.
Notes Presentation copy from William Roscoe to his daughter-in-law, Margaret. In an early 19th-century English gold-tooled and onlaid blue morocco binding by Bartholomew Frye. With printed binder's ticket.


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Shelfmark c150d15
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Author
Title Le Tocsain, contre les massacreurs et auteurs des confusions en France
Place of Publication Reims
Date of Publication 1577
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Shelfmark c150d15
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Armorial
Edges
Bookbinder Weir, David
Ownership mark Wodhull, Michael (1740-1816)
Reference Another binding with the arms of Michael Wodhull can be found at G652.Mirjam Foot The Henry Davis Gift … Volume I (London: 1978), To research armorials see British Armorial Bindings Database sponsored jointly by the Bibliographical Society and the University of Toronto http://armorial.library.utoronto.ca
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. C. Ramsden, London Bookbinders, p. 147. In a late eighteenth century red morocco binding attributed to Weir, with the arms of Michael Wodhull on the cover.



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Shelfmark c150d16
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Author
Title Dialogue, auquel sont traitees plusieurs choses auenues aux Lutheriens & Huguenots de la France
Place of Publication Basel
Date of Publication 1573
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Shelfmark c150d16
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Frame
Edges
Bookbinder Weir, David
Ownership mark McCarthy-Reagh, Count
Reference Mirjam Foot The Henry Davis Gift … Volume I (London: 1978),
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. C. Ramsden, London Bookbinders, p. 147. In a late eighteenth century gold-tooled red morocco binding by Weir for Count McCarthy.



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Shelfmark c150e1
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Author Rogers, Samuel
Title The Pleasures of Memory
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1798
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Shelfmark c150e1
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type All over design; Repeated motifs; Diaper
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Bookbinder
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Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings.



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Shelfmark c150e16
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Author
Title A new version of the Psalms of David
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1793
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Shelfmark c150e16
Upper cover
Country England
Period 18c
Colour Blue
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Armorial
Edges
Bookbinder
Ownership mark Bertie
Reference To research armorials see British Armorial Bindings Database sponsored jointly by the Bibliographical Society and the University of Toronto http://armorial.library.utoronto.ca. Probably Bertie, Albemarle, 9th Earl of Lindsey (1744 - 1818) (Stamp 3)
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings. In a contemporary English blue morocco binding with the crest of Bertie on the covers.



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Shelfmark c150e20
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Author Racine, Jean
Title Oeuvres de Jean Racine
Place of Publication Paris
Date of Publication 1784
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Shelfmark c150e20
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Country England
Period 18c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Frame; Plain
Edges
Bookbinder
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Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings.



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Shelfmark c150e19
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Author
Title The Book of Common Prayer
Place of Publication Edinburgh
Date of Publication 1720
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Shelfmark c150e19
Upper cover
Country Ireland
Period 18c
Colour Red
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold; Onlaid
Style/Type Lozenge or diamond
Edges
Bookbinder
Ownership mark
Reference Maurice Craig, Irish bookbinding 1600-1800, London, 1954. Maurice Craig, Irish bookbinding (Irish Heritage Series 6), Dublin, Eason’s, 1976. Mirjam Foot, The decorated bindings in Marsh's Library, Dublin, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2004. Foot; A magnificent and bewildering variety: Irish bookbinding in the 18th century. In: Eloquent witnesses. (pp. 206-236). Bibliographical Society/British Library and Oak Knoll (2004) Joseph McDonnell, Five hundred years of the art of the book in Ireland: 1500 to the present, Dublin, National Gallery of Ireland, 1997. J. McDonnell and P. Healy, Gold-tooled bookbindings commissioned by Trinity College Dublin in the eighteenth century, Leixlip, 1987. http://www.dublincity.ie/story/golden-age-dublin-bookbinding Philip Maddock http://www.firstpost.com/topic/place/rhode-island-philip-maddock-irish-bookbinding-a-timeline-of-design-and-video-JVCAYbkuti8-914-8.html
Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings.



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Shelfmark c150e4
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Author Gisborne, Thomas the Elder, Prebendary of Durham
Title Poems, sacred and moral
Place of Publication London
Date of Publication 1799
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Shelfmark c150e4
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Country England
Period 18c
Colour Blue
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style/Type Frame
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Notes Part of the Charles Ramsden Collection of Signed Bindings.



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