A LIST OF SOME OF THE EARLY PRINTED BOOKS IN THE ARCHIEPISCOPAL LIBRARY AT LAMBETH. S. R. Maitland.

A LIST OF SOME OF THE EARLY PRINTED BOOKS IN THE ARCHIEPISCOPAL LIBRARY AT LAMBETH.

  • London: privately printed, 1843.
  • 8vo.
  • original cloth
  • xxiv, 464 pages.

Price: $135.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 47338

A descriptive list of some of the rare books dating from 1466 to 1550 in the library of Lambeth Palace. Edited by the Librarian and Keeper of the MSS, this list excludes works such as prayer books and hymnals which would be generally found in other bibliographies. Divided by books of the fifteenth- century with and without dates; books of the sixteenth- century with and without dates, and English books from 1520 to 1550 with and without dates. With an introduction, extensive notes, and addenda; indexed by places, by printers, and by general topics. Illustrated. The boards are worn and bumped at the edges and corners, the spine is faded with some wear to the head and tail.