THOU, (Jacques-Auguste) de [1553-1617] / DU RYER, P.:
Histoire De Monsieur De Thou, Des choses arrivées ...Bookseller:
Harteveld Rare Books Ltd., Switzerland, Fribourg$ 960 Buy from: Livre-rare-book
Spinoza, Baruch (later Benedictus de); Meyer (also Meijer), Lodewijk
TRACTATUS THEOLOGICO-POLITICUS, CUI ADJUNCTUS EST ...Bookseller:
Second Story Books, ABAA, Rockville, MD, U.S.A.$ 4.000 Buy from: AbeBooks
225: Ulrich Hacker MD – Library of Rare Pediatrics & Medical History
Specialities : Medicine
48 book on the history of medicine & especially pediatrics. AUTHORS: Isaac A. ABT; AVICENNA; Adolf BAGINSKY; Jeffrey P. BAKER; R. Frederick BECKER; Peter Hinckes BIRD; Eugene BOUCHUT; Sir Thomas BROWNE; California Medical Association; Ann G. CARMICHAEL; John Crerar Library; Chicago; William Potts DEWEES; George F. DICK; Gladys Henry DICK; Michael A. DORSO; John EBERLE; Johann EGGERS; Richard EIMAS; Richard T. EVANSON; Ludwig FRANKEL; John A. GEHWEILER; Benjamin Lee GORDON; John Price Crozer GRIFFITH; Clifford G. GRULEE; O. Cameron GRUNER; John G. GUNN; Henry HARRIS; L. Christoph HELLWIG; Herman H. HENKLE; Eduard Heinrich HENOCH; Oliver Wendell HOLMES; Friedrich JAHN; J. Roy JONES; Max KASSOWITZ; Abraham LEVINSON; William Palmer LUCAS; Kenneth M. LUDMERER; Henry MAUNSELL; John Forsyth MEIGS; Alois MONTI; Hugh C. MULDOON; Sir William OSLER; Howard A. PEARSON; Albrecht PEIPER; Hermann PETERS; William F. PETERSEN; Richard M. RATZAN; C. A. RODIN; Heinrich SCHIPPERGES; Eustace SMITH; Job Lewis SMITH; Christian Augustus STRUVE; Karl SUDHOFF; Jurgen THORWALD; Matthias (Mathias) TILING; University of Iowa Libraries; Niclas (Nicolas) VENETTE; James W. WILSON.[...] Read more
233: Fore-edge Painting: the hidden art
Specialities : Fore-Edge Painting
20 books: SUBJECTS: American Indians, Bible, Binding history, Fore-edge Painting, Italian reformation, Abraham LINCOLN, Poetry, Religion.
AUTHORS, BINDERS, OWNERS, PAINTERS: Henry BATHURST, Beck (binders) Leamington, George BOOTH (owner), Edmund BURKE, J. CARRS & CO., Glasgow (bindery), Margaret COSTA (painter), Sir James DOUGLAS of Cavers, "Dover" (painter), Henry DRUMMOND, F.R.S.E., F.G.S., Vera DUTTER; EDWARDS OF HALIFAX, Lank. FINE (owner), William FIRTH, Martin FROST (painter); Rev. George GILFILLAN, Olive Virginia GOODWIN (owner), James HALL, Josiah Gilbert HOLLAND, William HOWITT, Edward Thomas KING (owner), Vicesimus KNOX, Oscar Ehrhardt Lancaster (owner), , W. J. LOFTIE, Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW, William LUKER (painter), Lord Thomas Babington MACAULAY, Thomas L. MCKENNEY, MANSELL (binder), John MILTON, Don NOBLE (painter), Mary NORRIS (owner), Petro Dominico Rosio de PORTA, RAMAGE (bindery), Samuel ROGERS, Sir Walter SCOTT, STEVENS (painter), James THOMSON, Alfred TRAPNELL (owner), Eden WARWICK (pseud.), Edward YOUNG.
Melbourne Rare Book Fair 2019
Two highlights from our new catalogue to be shown at the forthcoming Melbourne Rare Book Fair include: a recently-discovered, fine pastel portrait of Sir Joseph Banks by Amelia Susannah Petty. This remarkably fresh portrait in its original frame shows Sir Joseph Banks at the height of his powers wearing his Order of the Bath sash; and a fine illuminated presentation address to HRH Prince Albert Victor, on the occasion of the young prince’s visit to the Cook memorial at Kurnell, Sydney in 1881. The elaborate and fine illustrations, drawn and hand-coloured by Helena Scott (1832-1910) depict flora and fauna “indigenous to Botany, New South Wales”.[...] Read more
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.
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As a result of a number of reported scams which affected ILAB booksellers worldwide, ILAB has put together some best practice guidelines from booksellers for booksellers.