THE BERLIN COLLECTION, BEING A HISTORY AND EXHIBITION OF BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS PURCHASED IN BERLIN IN 1891 FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO BY WILLIAM RAINER HARPER.
Text by Robert Rosenthal. Fascinating tale of the huge acquisition of the stock of S. Calvary & Co. of Berlin.
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> BOOK SELLING, NINETEENTH CENTURY
> ROSENTHAL, ROBERT
> HARPER, WILLIAM RAINEY
> CALVARY, S.
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> from the inventory of a bookseller
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> CATALOGUE OF UPWARDS OF FIFTY THOUSAND VOLUMES OF ANCIENT AND MODERN BOOKS, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN, IN ALL CLASSES OF LITERATURE AND THE FINE ARTS.
MANUALE TIPOGRAFICO DEL CAVALIERE GIAMBATTISTA BODONI
by Bodoni, Giambattista
One of 500 copies. An exact facsimile of the famous Bodoni specimen book - manual originally printed in Parma by the Presso la Vedova in 1818. Slipcase with top and bottom partially detached. Spines of books show some foxing.