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Mediavilla, on Lombards sentences and demonology! 1477

957G [Middleton], d. 1302/3 Commentum super quartem Sententarium.. Venice: Christophorus Arnoldus, [circa 1476-7] $22,000 Folio 12 1⁄4 9 1⁄4 inches. a-z10 [et]10 [cum]10 [per]10 A 10 B-D8 (D8v blank and aa1r blank) aa8 bb10 cc8 {320 leaves complete) Second edition.... Continue Reading →

Adventures of the Soul

Here is another wonderful one , I think Dunton would call me “A Letter-monger” He suggest that Books are a mere Drug (sounding like Marx?) The Secretary of Fate takes his place (reminding me of Mallarme´”Un Coup de Des)" Parcæ... Continue Reading →

Mediavilla, on Lombards sentences and demonology! 1477

957G [Middleton], d. 1302/3 Commentum super quartem Sententarium.. Venice: Christophorus Arnoldus, [circa 1476-7] $22,000 Folio 12 1⁄4 9 1⁄4 inches. a-z10 [et]10 [cum]10 [per]10 A 10 B-D8 (D8v blank and aa1r blank) aa8 bb10 cc8 {320 leaves complete) Second edition.... Continue Reading →

“Wherein he is accused of seducing her, by the abominable doctrines of quietism, into the most criminal excesses of lewdness, and under an appearance of the highest mystical devotion”

WOW! I’ve been having a lot fun reading this one, as did many also in the 1730's. I have seen a few copies of 1732 editions in French and one in German   But in English While it went through... Continue Reading →

The Head of Nile, Melampronoea & Nuncius Sydereus

  150J Attributed to Thomas Baker. The head of Nile: or The turnings and windings of the factious since sixty, in a dialogue between Whigg and Barnaby. London Printed, and are to be sold by Walter Davis in Amen-Corner,, 1681... Continue Reading →

Magic skills and magical spells. 1491

998G Bernardus: Basinus 1445-1510 De magicis artibus et magorum maleficiis ( Tractatus exquisitissimus de magicis artibus et ma//gorum maleficiis, per sacre scientie Parisiensem doctorem ma//gistrum Bernardum Basim, canonicum Cesaraugusta//nensem, in suis vesperis compilatus. ) Paris : Antoine Caillaut,1491-1492? (Dated by... Continue Reading →

Magic skills and magical spells. 1491

998G Bernardus: Basinus 1445-1510 De magicis artibus et magorum maleficiis ( Tractatus exquisitissimus de magicis artibus et ma//gorum maleficiis, per sacre scientie Parisiensem doctorem ma//gistrum Bernardum Basim, canonicum Cesaraugusta//nensem, in suis vesperis compilatus. ) Paris : Antoine Caillaut,1491-1492? (Dated by... Continue Reading →

ABAA Bibliography Week Showcase

James Gray Bookseller THURSDAY, JANUARY 25 • 10:00 am-4:00 pm. At The French Institute/Alliance Française, 22 E 60th Street: Booksellers’ Showcase. Following on the great success of previous year’s events, a special mini-antiquarian book fair, sponsored by the Antiquarian Booksellers Association... Continue Reading →

ABAA Bibliography Week Showcase

James Gray Bookseller THURSDAY, JANUARY 25 • 10:00 am-4:00 pm. At The French Institute/Alliance Française, 22 E 60th Street: Booksellers’ Showcase. Following on the great success of previous year’s events, a special mini-antiquarian book fair, sponsored by the Antiquarian Booksellers Association... Continue Reading →

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