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  1. [HOLLAR.]

    The Office of the Holy Week according to the Missall and Roman Breviary. Translated out of French with a new and ample...

    Paris, Printed by the Widow Chrestien. 1670.

    First edition of the French Catholic liturgy in English for the two weeks from Palm Sunday to Quasimodo or Low Sunday, translated and with a dedication and explanatory footnotes by Sir Walter Kirkham Blount.


  2. SWIFT, Jonathan.

    The Posthumous Works … Volume I [–III].

    Edinburgh: Printed for John Balfour. 1766

    Very rare, a reissue, with cancel title-pages, of the similarly rare vols. 9-11 of Balfour’s edition of Swift’s Works (also 1766, BL and NLS only). The first ‘Scotch’ edition of 1752 had been in ten volumes, reduced to eight in 1757 (Printed for Hamilton, Balfour and Hunter). Balfour alone published...