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THE ONLY DAUGHTER, F. Engraved in

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SARON, or the History of our Lord and Saviour (6089)

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DIATESSARON; or, the History of Our Lord Jesus Christ, compiled from the Four Gospels, according to the Authorized Version; with Dr. Blaney's

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FINE BOOKS and BOOKS of PRINTS; the LIBRARY of Sir. BENJAMIN HEATH MALKIN,

INCLUDING late Chief Judge of the Supreme Court at Calcutta, de- A SELECTION from the LIBRARY of an ARCHITECT; ceased. AMONG WHICH ARE

AMONG WHICH ARE, Hamilton's Hedaya, 4 vols.; Ruffhead's Statutes at Musée Français, 4 vols. superb copy in mor.-Stuart's Large to l Vict.; Comyns's Digest, by Hammond, 8 vols.; Athens, 4 vols.-Cameron's Baths of the Romans-MaiHansard's Parliamentary History, and Howell's State sons Royales de France, 3 vols.-Blondel, Maisons de Trials; Viner and Bacon's Abridgments; Montefiore's France, 4 vols.-Eglises Principales de l'Europe, 2 vols.Commercial Precedents; numerous Treatises and Books Italiæ Theatrum, 4 vols.--Voyage Pittoresque de Naples et of Practice. Also the Reports of Peere Williams, Atkyns, Sicile, 5 vols.--Rossini's Rome-Volpato's Paintings of Ambler, Cox, Eden, Vesey, Vesey jun. SECOND EDITION, the Vatican-Stothard's Monumental Effigies-Britton's Vesey and Beames, Cooper, Merivale, Swanston, Jacob Cathedral Antiquities--Pugin's Examples of Gothic Archiand Walker, Russell and Mylne, Myine and Craig, Brown, tecture, 3 vols.-Storer's Cathedrals, 4 vols.---Buck's CasBligh, Schoales and Lefroy, Maddock, Simons and Stuart, tles, 2 vols.-Lodge's Portraits, 4 vols.-Martin's Milton, Simons, Rose, Buck, Coke, Salkeld, Saunders, Comyns, proofs, 2 vols. mor. With a large Collection of Works on Burrow, Douglas, Cowper, Durnford and East, East, the Arts and Sciences, in their various Branches. А Maule and Selwyn, Barnewall and Alderson, Barnewall unique collection of Casts in Sulphur of the Whole of the and Cresswell, Barnewall and Adolphus, Adolphus and Great Seals of England- a splendid Album, &c. Ellis, Willis, Blackstone, Bosanquet and Puller, Marshall, Several other valuable Collections are preparing for Sale. Taunton, Broderip and Bingham, Bingham, Campbell, Starkie, Moody and Malkin, Robinson, Edwards, Dodson,

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