Princess Badoura. A Tale from the Arabian Nights. ...Bookseller:
Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB., London, United Kingdom$ 2.340 Buy from: AbeBooks
Albinus, Bernhard Siegfried
Dissertatio secunda de sede et caussa coloris aeth ...Bookseller:
Jeremy Norman & Co., Inc., United States$ 12.500 Buy from: ABAA
Auction catalogue 152 - on Friday, 6. 12. 2019
223: From the Library of RICHARD WEISS [Science]
Specialities : Science and technology
33 books: SUBJECTS: Astronomy, Biography, Chemistry, Dictionary, Electricity, Italian Renaissance, Mathematics, Optics, Philosophy, Poetry, Pyramids, Roman theatre, Science, Scientific Instruments, Telegraphy, Thermodynamics
AUTHORS: Jacques DALECHAMPS [Dalecampius] ; John Theophilus DESAGULIERS ; Janus GRUTER ; Denison OLMSTED ; William Somerville ORR ; Wilhelm OSTWALD ; Jacques OZANAM ; Ignace Gaston PARDIES ; Jean Claude Eugene PECLET ; Francesco PETRARCA [PETRARCH] ; Denis PETAU, [Dionysius PETAVIUS]; Alessandro PICCOLOMINI ; Titus Maccius PLAUTUS ; PLINY the Elder ; Henry Crozier Keating PLUMMER ; Melchior de POLIGNAC ; William Henry PREECE; Thomas PRESTON ; Ilya Romanovich PRIGOGINE ; Joseph PRIESTLEY ; Matthew PRIOR ; Augustin PRIVAT-DESCHANEL; Richard A. PROCTOR; James SIVEWRIGHT ; Friedrich TAUBMANN
Germany's Rare Book Fair Stuttgart, 24th – 26th January 2020: Growing number of international firms, an expanded events programme and the new Young Collectors' AwardPublished on 06 Jan. 2020
As a Radio 4 documentary about book collectors airs, the Times deputy literary editor, James Marriott, who lives in a room full of volumes, admits to his problem.
In this podcast Sandra has invited collector Benjamin Zucker and looks at their roles and relationship as dealer and collector. While this podcast focusses on the current "Diamonds" exhibition, it also reveals the fascination to collect, the handling of manuscripts and the knowledge needed to deal in historical items.