Vacation tourists
See Galton, F.

Vachell, Horace A.
        Dew of the sea, and other stories 1927
        The hill, a romance of friendship 1905
        John Charity. A romance of yesterday 1900
        Virgin 1929

Vacher, Francis
        On the transmission of disease by milk 1882

Vaile, Pembroke Arnold
        Modern golf 1909

Vaizey, George De Horne
        Tangled web 1974

Vaizey, Jessie
        A college girl 1913
        More about Pixie 1904

Valdesso’s Considerations (1638)
        See Ferrar, N.

Valentia, George Annesley, 9th Viscount
        Voyages and travels to India, etc. 1802–06 1809

Valentine, Henry
        Foure sea-sermons 1635

Valentine, Thomas
        A dictionary of terms used in music 1824 (1833)

Valentinus’ (B.) Of natural and supernatural things tr. by Dan. Cable 1670

Valiant Welshman 1615
        See Armin, R.

Vallancey, Charles
        Collectanea de rebus Hibernicis 1770–1804
        Memoir of the language, manners and customs of an Anglo-Saxon colony settled in the Baronies of Forth and Bargie (with a vocabulary of the language) 1788 (in Trans. R. Irish Academy, II, 1788)

Vallans, William
        The honourable prentice (anon.) a 1590 (1615)

Vámbéry’s (H.) Travels in Central Asia tr. 1864

Van Beneden, P. J.
See Beneden, P. J. van

Vanbrugh, Sir John
        Works a 1726 (1734, 1840, 1893)
        Æsop (anon.) 1697
        The confederacy (anon.) 1705
        The false friend (anon.) 1702
        The mistake (anon.) 1706
        The pilgrim 1700
        The provok’d wife 1697
        The relapse, or virtue in danger 1697

—— & Cibber, Colley
        The provk’d husband, or, a journey to London 1728

Van Buren, William H. & Keyes, Edward L.
        A practical treatise on the surgical diseases of the genito-urinary organs 1874

Vance, John Holbrook
        The deadly isles 1969 (UK 1970)

Vance, Louis Joseph
        Baroque 1923
        Cynthia-of-the-minute 1911
        The destroying angel 1912 (UK 1913)

Vancouver, Charles
        General view of the agriculture in the county of Cambridge 1794
        General view of the agriculture of the county of Devon 1808 (1813)
        General view of the agriculture of the county of Essex 1795
        General view of the agriculture of Hampshire, including the Isle of Wight 1813

Vancouver Province 1898–

Vancouver Sun (title varies) 1888–

‘Vanderdecken’ (W. Cooper)
        The yacht sailor; a treatise on practical yachtsmanship, cruising and racing 1862
        Yachts and yachting 1873

Van der Post, Laurens Jan
        The heart of the hunter 1961
        The lost world of the Kalahari 1958
        A story like the wind 1972

Vanderstraeten’s (F.) Improved agriculture tr. 1816

Van Deventer, C. N.
        An introduction to general aeronautics 1965

Van de Wetering, Janwillem
        The corpse on the dike 1976 (UK 1977)
        Tumbleweed 1976

Vane’s (Sir Harry) politicks, or his cases of conscience, lately found in his cabinet at Arabie 1661

Van Hare, G.
        Fifty years of a showman’s life, or the life and travels of Van Hare by himself 1888

Vanity fair (New York) 1914–36

Vanity of the life of man, The 1688
        See Burton, Richard

Vanity of scoffing, The 1674
        See Ellis, C.

Van Nostrand’s scientific encyclopedia 1938
—(ed. 3) 1958

Van Oosten, Henrik
        The Dutch gardener; or, The compleat florist [anon. tr.] 1703

Van Oosterzee’s (J. J.) Christian dogmatics tr. 1874
        See Watson, John W.

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. M. King
        The devil’s picture-books: a history of playing-cards 1890 (1892)

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. Schuyler
        English cathedrals 1892

Vansittart, Henry
        A narrative of the transactions in Bengal 1760–64 1766

Van Sterkenburg, P. G. J., et al.
eds. Lexicologie: een bundel opstellen voor F. de Tollenaere 1977

Van Thal, Herbert Maurice
ed. Fanfare for Ernest Newman 1955

Van Tyne, Josselyn & Berger, Andrew John
        Fundamentals of ornithology 1959

Van Vechten, Carl
        Nigger heaven 1926

Varaday, Desmond
        Gara-Yaka: the story of a cheetah 1964
        Gara-Yaka’s domain 1966

Variety 1905–

Vattel’s (E. de) Law of nations tr. 1759–60

Vaughan, Charles John
        Earnest words for earnest men 1870 (1878)
        Memorials of Harrow Sundays 1859 (1863)
        The young life equipping itself for God’s service 1872 (1873)

Vaughan, Henry
        Works a 1695 (Grosart 1871)
        Poems, with the tenth satyre of Juvenal Englished 1646
        A fast sermon (on Matth. v. 20 ) 1644
        Silex scintillans, or sacred poems and private ejaculations 1650
—ed. 2, in two books 1655 (1858)
        Thalia rediviva: the pass-times and diversions of a countrey-muse 1678

Vaughan, Sir John
        The reports and arguments of Sir J. V.; being all of them special cases a 1674 (1677)

Vaughan, Rice
        A discourse of coin and coinage a 1672 (1675)

Vaughan, Robert
        The age of great cities 1843

Vaughan, Robert A.
        Essays and remains a 1857 (1858)
        Hours with the mystics 1856 (1860)

Vaughan, Thomas
        Anima magica abscondita; or a discourse of the universall spirit of nature 1650
        Anthroposophia theomagica; or a discourse of the nature of man and his state after death 1650
        Euphrates, or the waters of the East 1655

Vaughan, Thomas
        Fashionable follies 1782

Vaughan (W. O. G.), Voyages of 1736
        See Chetwood, W. R.

Vaughan, William
        Boccalini’s (T.) New-found politicke (Part III) tr. 1626

Vaughan (William), Examination of, in a committe of the House of Commons, April 22, 1796 1796

Vaughan-Thomas, Wynford
        Anzio 1961

Vaus, John
        Rudimenta puerorum in artem grammaticalem 1522 (1531)

Vautrollier, Thomas
        Luther’s Commentarie vpon the epistle to the Galathians tr. 1575 (1577)

Vaux, Edward, Lord
        Godeau’s (A.) Life of the Apostle St Paul tr. 1653

Vaux, James Hardy
        A new and comprehensive vocabulary of the flash language 1812 (in Memoirs, II)
        Memoirs, written by himself 1819

Vaux, Thomas, 2nd Baron Vaux
        Poems a 1556 (Grosart 1872)

Vaux, William S. W.
        On mankind, their origin and destiny 1872

Vawter, Bruce
        The conscience of Israel: pre-exile prophets and prophecy 1961

Veal, George
        See ‘Collier, Joel’

Vedder, David
        Orcadian sketches; legendary and lyrical pieces 1832
        Poems 1842

Vegetable substances used for the food of man 1832

Vegetius’ De re militari tr. 1408–09 (MS. Laud 416, MS. Digby 233)

Veitch, John
        Knowing and being 1889
        The method, meditations, and selections from the principles of Descartes tr. 1879
        The Tweed, and other poems 1875

Venables, Edmund
        Wieseler’s (K.) Chronological synopsis of the four gospels tr. 1864

Venables, Robert
        The experienc’d angler 1662 (See Walton, Iz.)

Veneer, John
        A companion for the sincere penitent tr. 1728

Venees, W. T.
        El Dorado; or, British Guiana as a field for colonization 1867

Venkatachalam, Govindraj
        Dance in India 1948

Venkataraman, Krishnasami
ed. The chemistry of synthetic dyes 8 vols. 1952–78

Venn, Henry
        A volume of sermons 1759

Venn, John
        The principles of empirical or inductive logic 1889
        Symbolic logic 1881 (1894)

Venn, Thomas
        Military and maritime discipline 1672
See also Lacey, John; T., W.

Venner, Norman
        The imperfect impostor 1925

Venner, Tobias
        The baths of Bathe 1628 (1650)
        A briefe and accurate treatise concerning the taking of the fume of tobacco 1621
        Via recta ad vitam longam; also the true use of our famous bathes of Bathe 1620 (1628, 1650)

Venning, Ralph
        Mercies memorial 1656 (1657)
        Milke and honey 1653

Venturoli’s (G.) Elements of practical mechanics tr. by Dan. Cresswell 1823

Venzee, Maria
        Fate, or Spong castle; a novel 1803

‘Verax, Theodorus’
        See Walker, Clement

Verbatim: the language quarterly 1974–

Verdere. Saulnier’s (G.; sieur Du Verdier) Love and armes of the Greeke princes; or the romant of romants tr. 1640

Verdicts of the learned concerning Virgil and Homer’s heroick poems 1700 (in Regular and irregular thoughts; Somers’ Tracts IV, 1750)

Vere, Edward De, 7th Earl of Oxford
        Poems a 1604 (Grosart 1872)

Vere, Sir Francis
        Commentaries a 1609 (1657; in Arber, Eng. Garner VII)

Vergilius a 1525
See Virgilius

Vergilius’ (Polydorus) English history. Vol. I. containing the first eight books, comprising the period prior to the Norman conquest c 1540 (Camden Soc. 1846)

        Three books, comprising the reigns of Henry VI, Edward IV, and Richard III c 1540 (Camden Soc. 1844)
See also Langley, T.

Vermandel, Janet Gregory
        Dine with the devil 1970

Vermont. Board of Agriculture
        Annual report (title varies) 1872–1908

Verne, Jules
        The clipper of the clouds [anon. tr.] 1887
        Meridiana; the adventures of three Englishmen and three Russians in South Africa tr. 1873

Verney. Letters and papers of the Verney family down to the end of the year 1639; printed from the original MSS. in the possession of Sir Harry Verney 1478–1639 (Camden Soc. 1853)
        Memoirs of the Verney family during the Civil war, compiled from the letters and illustrated by the portraits at Claydon house by F. P. Verney 16.. (1892)
—vol. III during the Commonwealth 1650 to 1660 compiled by Margaret M. Verney 16.. (1894)
—vol. IV 1660–96 16.. (1899)
—ed. 2, abridged and corrected by Margaret M. Verney v.d. (1904)

Verney, Frances Parthenope, Lady
        Lettice Lisle 1870
        Stone Edge (anon.) 1868
See also above

Verney, John
        Friday’s tunnel 1959

Verney, Maria Margaret
ed. Verney letters of the eighteenth century, from the manuscripts at Claydon House 2 vols. 1930

Vernon, Christopher
        Considerations for regulating the Exchequer 1642

Vernon, George
        The life of Dr. P. Heylyn 1681 (1682)

Vernon, John
        The compleat comptinghouse 1678

Vernon, William
        Poems on several occasions 1758

Vernon MS. (Bodleian) a 1400
Minor poems of the (E.E.T.S. 1892–1901)

Veron, John
        A fruteful treatise of predestination 1561
        The godly saiyngs of the old auncient fathers vpon the sacrament of the bodye and bloude of Chryste tr. 1550 (1846)
        A moste necessary treatise of free wil, not onlye against the Papistes, but also against the Anabaptistes c 1561

Verral, William
        A complete system of cookery 1759

Verschoyle, Terence Trevor Hamilton
tr. A. E. Haas’s Atomic theory 1927

Verstegan, Richard
        A restitution of decayed intelligence: in antiquities 1605 (1628, 1634)

Versus gnomici
See Gnomic verses

Very, Jones
        Essays and poems 1839
Poems and essays. Complete and revised ed. (1886)

Vesey-Fitzgerald, Brian Seymour
ed. The book of the dog 1948

Vespasian psalter c 825 (in Sweet, Oldest English texts, E.E.T.S. 1885)
hymns (ibid.)

Vestiges of the natural history of creation (by Robert Chambers) 1844

Vestry books of Pittington, etc.
See Churchwardens’ accounts

Veterinary journal 1875–95; 1900–48

Veterinary record 1888–

Vetusta monumenta, or ancient monuments illustrative of the history and topography of Great Britain 1747–1842

Vicars, John
        Coleman-street conclave visited 1648
        England’s worthies under whom all the civill and bloudy warres since 1642 are related (anon.) 1647
        God in the mount 1641 (1642)
        Jehovah-Jireh; God in the mount, or England’s remembrancer (or parliamentarie-chronicle) (Parts 1 and 2 are an expanded ed. of ‘God in the mount’ 1641) 1642–46
        The XII Aeneids of Virgil tr. 1632

Vicary, Thomas
        A profitable treatise of the anatomie of mans body 1548 (1577; E.E.T.S. 1888)
—another ed., entitled The Englishmans treasure. With the true anatomye of mans body (? 1585, 1626)

Vices and virtues c 1200 (E.E.T.S. 1888)

Vickerman, Charles
        Woollen spinning 1894

Victoria, Queen
        Leaves from the journal of our life in the Highlands, 1848–61 (ed. Arthur Helps 1868)
More leaves, 1862–82 (1884)
See also Fulford, Roger T. B.

Victoria (Australia). Mining Department
        Mining surveyors’ reports 1859–63

Victoria Institute, Journal of the transactions of the 1867–

Vidal, Gore
        The city and the pillar 1948 (UK 1949)
        In a yellow wood 1947
        Kalki 1978

Vidian, Andrew
        The exact pleader 1684

Vidocq’s (Eugène F.) Memoirs, compiled from Vidocq’s notes by É. Morice & L. F. L’Héritier, tr. (by H. T. R.) 1828–29

View of an ecclesiastic 1698
        See Ferguson, R.

View of the penal laws concerning trade and trafick, A 1697

View of a printed book 1642
        See Spelman, Sir John

View of sundry examples 1580
        See Munday, A.

Vigfusson, Gudbrand
        An Icelandic-English dictionary based on the MS. collections of the late Richard Cleasby, enlarged and completed by G. Vigfusson 1874 (1876)

‘Vigilans’ (Eric Honeywood Partridge)
        Chamber of horrors: a glossary of official jargon both English and American 1952

Vigne, Godfrey T.
        A personal narrative of a visit to Ghuzni, Kabul, and Afghanistan 1840
        Travels in Kashmir, Ladak, Iskardo, etc. 1842

Vigo’s (Joannes de) Lytell practyce tr. ? 1535
See also Traheron, B.

Village voice (New York) 1955–

Villari, Linda
        Villari’s (P.) Niccolo Machiavelli and his times tr. 1878–83

Villiers, Douglas
ed. Next year in Jerusalem 1976

Villiers, George, 2nd Duke of Buckingham
        Works a 1687 (1704, 1752)
        The chances, a comedy (by F. Beaumont & J. Fletcher) corrected and altered 1682 (1735)
        The rehearsal 1672 (Arber 1868)
The fifth edition with amendments and large additions by the author 1687
        The restoration, or right will take place (an adaptation of Beaumont & Fletcher’s Philaster) a 1687 (1714)

Vilvain, Robert
        Enchiridium epigrammatum Latino-Anglicum; an epitome of essais tr. 1654
        Theoremata theologica: theological treatises 1654

Vince, Samuel
        The principles of hydrostatics 1800 (1806)

Vince-Prue, Daphne
        Photoperiodism in plants 1975

Vincent, E. A.
tr. A. Rittmann’s Volcanoes and their activity 1962

Vincent, Samuel
        The young gallant’s academy (Dekker’s ‘Gull’s Hornbook’ adapted to the time) 1674

Vincent, William
        The voyage of Nearchus from the Indus to the Euphrates, collected from Arrian 1797

Vincent, William Thomas
        Recollections of Fred Leslie 2 vols. 1894

Vindex Anglicus; or, the perfections of the English language defended and asserted 1644 (in Harl. Misc.)

Vindication of the Bishop of Durham (Thomas Morton) from the vile and scandalous calumnies of a libell intituled, The downfall of hierarchie 1641

Vindication of Christmas, The, or, his twelve yeares observations upon the great and lamentable tragedy between the king and parliament 1653

Vindication of Magna Charta as the summary of English rights and liberties, A 1702

Vindication of Sir Thomas Player, and those loyal citizens concerned with him 1679

Vindication of the treatise of monarchy 1644
        See Hunton, P.

Vindiciæ Carolinæ: or, a defence of (ascribed to R. Hollingworth or John Wilson) 1692

Vinegar and mustard 1673
        See Wade, John

Vines, Richard
        A treatise on the institution of the sacrament of the Lord’s supper a 1656 (1677)

Vines, Sydney H.
        Lectures on the physiology of plants 1886
        Sachs’ (J.) Text-book of botany tr. 1882
See also Prantl, K.

Vines, Walter Sherrard
        Humours unreconciled 1928

Vinogradoff, Sir Paul G.
        Villainage in England 1892

Vintners. The art and mystery of vintners and wine-coopers 1682 (1703)

Vinycomb, John
        Fictitious and symbolic creatures in art 1906

Viollet-le-Duc, Eugène E.
        Dictionnaire raisonné de l’architecture Française du xie au xvie siècle 1854–68

Virgilius a 1525 (in Thoms, Prose romances, II, 1827)

        Calendar of Virginia state papers and other manuscripts ed. W. P. Palmer et al. 11 vols. 1875–93

Virology 1955–

Visger, Mrs. Owen
        See Jordan, Denham

Visions of Tundale
See Tundale

Visser, Fredericus Theodorus
        An historical syntax of the English language 3 parts in 4 vols. 1963–73

Vitamins and hormones 1943–

Viteles, Morris Simon
        Industrial psychology 1933

Vivian, Herbert
        See Wilkins, W. H.

Vivisection controversy, The (No. 1) 1883

Vizetelly, Henry
        Glances back through seventy years 1893

Vocabulary of Forth and Bargie 1788
        See Vallancey, C.

Voegelin, Charles Frederick & Voegelin, Florence Marie R.
        Classification and index of the world’s languages 1977

Vogan, Arthur J.
        The black police; a story of modern Australia 1891

Vogel’s (H.) Chemistry of light and photography tr. 1875

Vogt’s (Carl) Lectures on man tr. and ed. by James Hunt 1864

Vogue 1892–

Voice (New York) 1884–95

Voiture’s (V.) Letters of affaires, love and courtship tr. by J. Davies 1657

Vole 1977–81

Volney. Chasseboeuf de Volney’s (C. F.) View of the climate and soil of the United States tr. by C. B. Brown 1804

Von Arnim, Mary Annette
        Elizabeth and her German garden 1898
        The enchanted April 1922
        Fräulein Schmidt and Mr. Anstruther 1907
        Introduction to Sally 1926

Von Engeln, Oscar Diedrich
        Geomorphology 1942

Von Holst; Von Troil
See Holst, H. von; Troil, U. von

Vonnegut, Kurt
        Cat’s cradle 1963
        Slaughterhouse-five; or, The children’s crusade 1969

Von Neumann, John
        Collected works ed. A. H. Taub 6 vols. 1961–3

Von Sternberg, Joseph
        Fun in a Chinese laundry 1965 (UK 1966)

Voorloper: an interim presentation of materials for a dictionary of South African English on historical principles ed. W. Branford et al. 1976

Vowell, John
        See Hooker, John

Vox and wolf a 1300 (in Reliquiæ ant. II, 1843; Hazlitt, Early pop. poetry I)

Vox turturis, vel columba alba Albionis. The voice of the turtle, or England’s white dove in the deluge of division. Per M. E. Arm(igerum) 1647 (in Thomason Tracts)

Voyage of Spaine and Portingale 1589
See True coppie

Voyage to East Indies 1665
        See Terry, E.

Voyage to the East Indies in 1747–48 (by C. F. Noble) 1762

Voyage to Port Philip, Journal of a 1845

Voyle, George E. & Stevenson, G. de Saint-Clair
        A military dictionary 1876 (ed. 3)

Voynich, Ethel L.
        The gadfly 1897 (1904)

Vulgar errours censured 1659

Vulgaria quedam abs Terencio in Anglicam linguam traducta 1483

Vulpone; or remarks on some proceedings in Scotland relating both to the Union and protestant succession since the revolution 1707