INVENTARIO DEI LIBRI STAMPATI PALATINO-VATICANI, 1886-1891.
Stevenson, Enrico et al
Reprint of the original 1886-1891 edition with a new index volume by Günter Richter (1969). Stevenson's great catalogue of the Palatine-Vatican Library contains - besides slightly over xxx hundred imprints in other languages - full descriptions of 2,669 mainly sixteenth-century Latin books and 3,241 mainly sixteenth-century German books. Entries contain full transcriptions of titles and collations. The new Index volume has greatly increased the importance of the book as an excellent reference tool.
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First edition. A classic piece of literary detective work in which the authors expose Thomas J. Wise as a forger by their work in type specimens, paper and study of the text of various 19th century pamphlets. Small piece of jacket is chipped away at head of spine. The jacket is price clipped. Well preserved copy.