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31.

Norton, Andre,

WERE-WRATH

New Castle, Cheap STreet, 1984. Limited edition 8vo. 76,(3)pp. Green cloth, printed title

on spine, green end papers. A fine copy. The dustwrapper is of wood veneer Japan paper,

printed on the upper cover with an illustration by King-Rieniets. It is fine as well.

One of 123 numbered copies, of which this is number 62. Signed on the colophon by

both Norton and King-Rieniets.

A novelette of the Witch World saga.

$450

20075

32.

Paris, John Ayrton,

PHARMACOLOGIA;

OR, THE HISTORY OF MEDICINAL SUBSTANCES,

WITH A VIEW TO ESTABLISH THE ART OF PRESCRIBING ....

New-York, F & R Lockwood, 1822. First US edition 8vo. xii, (3), 16-428pp.

Contemporary

marbled sheep.

Hinges lightly worn but strong. A very good copy. With a neat ownership

signature on the front free end paper.

Paris, a lecturer in materia medica both at the medical school in Great Windmill Street as well as at

the Royal College of Physicians, presents a number of proprietary medicines and analyzes their

effects on the human body. One index to the book is specific to these patent medicines and

nostrums. Paris's work was a major step forward in the world of pharmacology, overcoming some

shortcomings of his predecessors.

$400

20133

33.

Smith, Nics. Hanckey (but Hankey)

OBSERVATIONS ON BREEDING FOR THE TURF,

CONTAINING ALSO REMARKS ON THE COMPARATIVE EXCELLENCE OF THE

ENGLISH RACE HORSE ON THE PRESENT DAY AND FORMER TIMES:,

W

ITH AN

A

CCOUNT OF THE

F

OREIGN

S

TALLIONS AND

M

ARES

I

MPORTED INTO

E

NGLAND

....

London, G. Whittakler, 1825. First edition 8vo. vii, [1], 303, [1] pp. Recent half green morocco,

leather lettering labels, gilt; marbled paper boards and endpapers. A fine copy.

A fairly scarce work on horse breeding and racing. Includes "remarks on the comparative

excellence of the English race horse of the present day and former times: with an account of the

foreign stallions and mares imported into England, and the performances of their produce on the

turf, etc."

With 'Hanckey' instead of 'Hankey' on the title page.

$400

17704