BEWIJSGRONDEN DER DUITSCHERS VOOR HUNNE AANSPRAAK OF DE UITVINDING DER BOEKDRUKKUNST OF BEOORDEELING VAN HET WERK VAN A.E. UMBREIT.
Vries, Abraham De
First edition. (Bigmore & Wyman III, 57). Discussion of the beginning of printing. Front cover detached.
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A RECORD OF BOOKS & LETTERS COLLECTED BY WILLIAM HARRIS A...
by Arnold, William Harris
First edition, one of 29 numbered copies printed on Japan paper out of a total limitation of 145 copies numbered and signed by Frank Hopkins of the Marion Press. (Webber p.25). Arnold was a bookseller and collector. This book records his activities as a collector showing prices paid for books and prices realized at their auction sale. Filled with illustrations. Label is spotted along edge.