THE LIFE OF THOMAS RUDDIMAN N, A.M., THE KEEPER, FOR ALMOST FIFTY YEARS, OF THE LIBRARY BELONGING TO THE FACULTY OF ADVOCATES AT EDINBURGH. George Chalmers.

THE LIFE OF THOMAS RUDDIMAN N, A.M., THE KEEPER, FOR ALMOST FIFTY YEARS, OF THE LIBRARY BELONGING TO THE FACULTY OF ADVOCATES AT EDINBURGH.

  • New York: Garland, 1974.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth.
  • (xiv), 467 pages.

Price: $95.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 1361

Reprint of the London 1794 edition. Ruddiman was a librarian with interesting secondary ties to the book world. In 1707 he became a book auctioneer, and in 1715, a printer in partnership with his brother. Chalmers was a fellow Scot and a noted antiquarian.