A discussion of interesting books from my current stock at


July 2013

Peter Canisius (another Copy)

Just recently, after I sold a copy of this wonderful book, I purchased another copy , this new copie has some nice features which make it a great copy , it has less browning that the previous copy  and it... Continue Reading →

Natural ? History & “The devil’s arse”

Like, Francis Bacon's Sylva Sylvarun, Grew's Catalogue of the Royal society  and Brown's Pseudo Epidemica, Leigh' Natural History, is a conglomeration  of current scientific knowledge, misinterpretation, ridiculous lore and my favorite, outlandish impossible tales. Leigh's book has one more thing... Continue Reading →

Rogues! “His genius being addicted to Poetry”

This is my new Favorite Book! It is quite rare in Original editions , only three US holdings of the first editions, NO copies in the us of the Seconds! It  is without a doubt a fore runner to  Robinson... Continue Reading →

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