Dante; Phillips, Tom (Artist and Translator)
The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Inferno, A V ...Bookseller:
Swan's Fine Books, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA, Walnut Creek, CA, U.S.A.$ 12.000 Buy from: AbeBooks
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.
Catalogue 231: 36 Weiss Books
Specialities : Science and technology
36 books. SUBJECTS: Astronomy – Biography – Botany – Chemistry – Electricity – Evolution – Geography – Geology – Greek & Latin classics – Mammals – Mathematics – Microscopy – Natural History – Optics – Paleontology – Physics – Scientific Instruments – Spectroscopy – Voyages & Travel
AUTHORS: Jacob BIGELOW – Johann Heinrich BOECKLER – Isaac CASAUBON – Ludwig DODERLEIN – Joseph David EVERETT – Denis PETAU [Dionysius Petavius] – Augustin PRIVAT-DESCHANEL – Pierre SALET – Arthur SCHLEEDE – Thomas Joseph Heinrich SCHELLEN – Eduard Oscar SCHMIDT – Erich SCHNEIDER –Gaspar SCHOTT – Jan Arnoldus SCHOUTEN – Garrett Putnam SERVISS – Nathaniel Southgate SHALER – Harlow SHAPLEY – Joseph-Aignan SIGAUD de LAFOND – Ludwik SILBERSTEIN – Benjamin SILLIMAN – Samuel SMILES – James Edward SMITH – Charles Piazzi SMYTH – Mary SOMERVILLE – South Kensington Museum – William SPOTTISWOODE – Johann Heinrich Conrad Gottfried Gustav STEINMANN – George STEPHENSON – Joannes STOBAEUS – Gaius SUETONIUS – Charles H. SYLVESTER – SYNESIUS of Cyrene
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.
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.