RECHERCHES SUR JEAN GROLIER SUR SA VIE ET SA BIBLIOTHÈQUE SUIVIES D'UN CATALOGUE DES LIVRES QUI LUI ONT APPARTENU. Antoine-Jean-Victor Le Roux de Lincy.

RECHERCHES SUR JEAN GROLIER SUR SA VIE ET SA BIBLIOTHÈQUE SUIVIES D'UN CATALOGUE DES LIVRES QUI LUI ONT APPARTENU.

(Grolier, Jean).
  • Nieuwkoop: B. de Graaf, 1970.
  • thick 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • xlix, (iii), 491+(1) pages.
  • ISBN: none

Price: $165.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 102695

Reprint of the 1866 first edition. (See S-K 1287; St. Bride Catalogue p.530). Grolier (1479-1565) was a famous French bibliophile who commissioned the best binders of the day to bind his book. Over 600 of these bindings exist today that can be attributed to his library. Includes a biography, an alphabetical catalogue of his library and reprints of correspondence. Ownership inscription in pencil.