A discussion of interesting books from my current stock A site

Welcome to my office!

Today I had to take pictures for the not so silent partner the IRS. So since they have invited themselves into my sacro spatio, I have decided to give everyone a look! My office is small and packed full of... Continue Reading →

A Dozen Early Modern Books by Women

Author INDEX J.B. 346J Mary Barber 377J Mary Barber Madam De Bellefont 572G Susanna Centlivre 347J Susanna Centlivre 357J  Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon 348J [Martha Hatfield].362J Mary De La Riviere Manley 122F Katherine Philips 103G Mary Pix  376J Madam... Continue Reading →

Amusements serious and comical!

  309J Tom Brown Amusements serious and comical calculated for the meridian of London. By Mr. Tho. Brown. London : Printed for John Nutt, near Stationers-Hall 1700.         Sold Octavo 7 ½ X 4 ¼ inches Bound... Continue Reading →

Nine Incunabula printed in Italy 1476-1500

PRINTERS/Publishers                                                                              ... Continue Reading →

Nine Incunabula printed in Italy 1476-1500

PRINTERS/Publishers                                                                              ... Continue Reading →

1492 Rare Freitag printing!

235J    Nicolaus   Tygrinus or Tegrinus or Tegrini (1448-1527) Lucensium Oratio Luculentissima Pont. Maximo Alexandro Sexto per Nicolaum Tygrinu[m] Lucensem Vtriusq]ue] Iuris. [Rome], [Andreas Freitag],15 October 1492       $4,000 Quarto, A4.   First Edition (see below .) This copy is bound in... Continue Reading →

11 very rare Polish Jesuit Counter reformation books Bound together

583G  Eleven works bound together, . 1) Vindiciae doctrinae societ: Iesu a Calumniis patroni torunensium anonymi. [Bound with] 2) Apologia Roberti S.R.E. Cardinalis Bellarmini, pro responsione sua ad librum Iacobi     Magnae Britanniae ... [Bound with]          ... Continue Reading →

Printed for the author: Without a License

Today I have catalogued A book by an Irish author, self published and represented in the us by one copy. as you can see above all of his works are uncommon. This book is quite amazing, he must have had... Continue Reading →

A work in Spanish by a Portuguese-born writer published in Milan Espeio de principes y ministros

Volume primero del espeio de principes y ministros ... e nel qual se comprenden varios documentos, advertimientos y sentençias neçessarias al buen govierno del prinçipe y ministros seglares y ecclesiasticos ...   357J Martin de Carvallo Villas Boas Milan :... Continue Reading →

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