BOOK HISTORY, VOLUME 13
Greenspan, Ezra and Jonathan Rose (editors)
First edition. A collection of ten essays by various authors related to the history of written communication. Includes Charlotte Eubank's "Circumambulatory Reading: Revolving Sutra Libraries," Spencer D. C. Keralis's "Pictures of Charlotte: The Illustrated Charlotte Temple and Her Readers," and Greg Barnhisel's "Cold Warriors of the Book: American book Programs in 1950's."
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THE CONFESSIONS OF WILLIAM HENRY IRELAND, CONTAINING THE ...
by Ireland, William Henry
First edition. (NCBEL III, 386; Lowndes p. 1164). With the two published plates present. Bound into this copy is an extra plate showing a portrait of Ireland at age 21. Ireland's official confession of his forgeries of Shakespeare originally issued in 1796 as MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS AND LEGAL INSTRUMENTS. The ensuing pamphlets written by and about these papers up to 1805 created a stir in English literary circles finally culminating in this confession. Covers rubbed. 19th-century private library booklabel on front pastedown.