Rare and Beautiful Books and Manuscripts, No. 374

By: Maggs Bros

Price: $18.00

Quantity: 1 available


100 pp. Illus. 287 items. Paper covers with ink "dup" written on front cover, back cover has map showing position of Maggs Bros. "new Premises". Inside back cover current catalogs. A little chipping around the edges and covers darkened bit, but quite sound for a 90-year-old paperback. Some samples: 1485 Herbal (Herbarius Patavie) illustrated with numerous engravings of plants for 98 pounds; or a 1475 edicio princeps of Salomon, episcopus Constantiensis with 45 large ornamental initials colored in green, crimson, red and blue for 42 pounds... Makes you wish you could time travel.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Title: Rare and Beautiful Books and Manuscripts, No. 374

Author Name: Maggs Bros

Categories: Auction & Other Catalogs,

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros: 1919

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 000973

Keywords: Antiquarian Books; Bibliophiles; Bookbinding,