CLARKE (ADAM) A Succinct Account of Polyglott Bibles, 1802; and another (2)
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CLARKE (ADAM) A Succinct Account of Polyglott Bibles, 1802; and another (2)
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A Succinct Account of Polyglott Bibles, small hole repaired on title, PRESENTATION COPY TO T.F. DIBDIN, inscribed on title "To Revd. Mr Dibdin with the Author's Respects.", with an autograph note on verso title, Liverpool, Printed by J. Nuttall, 1802; LEMOINE (HENRY) Typographical Antiquities. History, Origin, and Progress of the Art of Printing, with a note in Dibdin's hand on title "This is an interesting pamphlet; but composed without judgment or taste. The facts are curious enough.", S. Fisher, 1797--[Sale Catalogue] A Catalogue of the... Library of the Very Learned Dr. Joseph Letherland, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians... Which Will be Sold by Auction, By Samuel Baker... March 14th, 1765, 3 works bound in one vol. with 4 pages added from an additional Letherland sale (Friday May 16), lower margin trimmed close, with loss of a few letters and catchwords, PHILLIPP'S copy, with Middle Hill shelf marks on front pastedown and pencil note of the contents probably in Sir Thomas's hand, bookplate of Mr. Butler, Lincoln's Inn, nineteenth century unlettered calf, worn, upper cover detached--DIBDIN (THOMAS FROGNAL) An Introduction to the Classics, second edition, half-title, 3 engraved plates, library stamps of the Chelmsford Philosophical Society on title and elsewhere, contemporary straight-grained morocco gilt, g.e., rubbed, upper joint splitting, with some preliminary pages coming loose, for the Author, 1804, 8vo (2)
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