Recent Acquisitions

  1. [JONSON] ‘JOHNSON’, Ben.

    Epicoene, or, the Silent Woman. A Comedy...

    London, H. Hills, [c. 1710].

    A collection of theatrical plays printed...

    £450

  2. [FRANCESCHINI, Pietro (editor).]

    Relazione delle feste fatte in Firenze...

    Florence, Libreria Popolare, Tipografia...

    A limited edition nineteenth-century...

    £275

  3. MEGUSCHER, Francesco.

    Memoria … in risposta al quesito additare...

    Milan, presso l’I.R. Istituto, 1847.

    First edition of this comprehensive...

    £950

  4. MOORE, George.

    Manuscript commonplace book of poems, songs,...

    1805-1855.

    An appealing commonplace book of verses...

    £550

  5. HUMBLOT, F.

    Journal de voyage ...

    France, June-September 1866.

    A handsome manuscript on mining engineering,...

    £3500

  6. CAIROL, M. de.

    Réflexions historiques et politiques,...

    Amsterdam and Toulouse, Joseph Robert, 1786.

    Very rare essay on the state of agriculture...

    £450

  7. [MOORE, Thomas.]

    The Fudge Family in Paris. Edited by Thomas...

    London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees,...

    First edition, the comic result of a...

    £125

  8. [SANDRAS, Gatien de Courtilz de.]

    Remarques sur le gouvernement du royaume...

    Cologne, Pierre du Marteau, 1688.

    First edition of Courtilz de Sandras’s...

    £950

  9. [BANK OF SCOTLAND.]

    Act of Parliament for erecting a bank in...

    Edinburgh, printed by the heirs and successors...

    Very rare edition of the Act of Parliament...

    £750

  10. LA ROQUE, Jean de.

    Voyage de Syrie et du Mont-Liban. Contenant...

    Amsterdam, Herman Uytwerf, 1723.

    Second edition (first Paris 1722) of...

    £1500

  11. GUSTA, Francesco.

    L’Antico progetto di Borgo Fontana dai...

    Assisi, Ottavio Sgariglia, 1795.

    Scarce first edition, in an attractive...

    £275

  12. [EDUCATION.]

    Lois et réglemens pour les lycees.

    Paris, ‘de l’imprimerie de la République,...

    Rare first edition of this extremely interesting...

    £275

  13. SUETONIUS, and Isaac CASAUBON (editor).

    C. Suetoni Tranquilli De XII. Caesaribus...

    Geneva, Etienne Gamonet, 1605.

    Second edition of Casaubon’s Suetonius....

    £375

  14. [RICHARD, Charles-Louis.]

    Lettres d’un archevêque, a l’auteur...

    A Cologne, 1770.

    First edition, uncommon, of this...

    £300

  15. LEGUAT, François.

    A new voyage to the East-Indies by Francis...

    London, for R. Bonwicke, W. Freeman, Tim...

    First English edition of this remarkable...

    £2000

  16. PIERTZ, Leonhard (Praes.) and Johann Ernst SCHLERETH (Resp.).

    De sacramentis in specie, Eucharistia et...

    Würzburg, Johann Michael Kleyer, 1703.

    A good copy of this rare Würzburg dissertation...

    £195

  17. [PASCOLI, Livio.] ‘Vilio LOCASPI’.

    Del modo di mantenere abolita la mendicità,...

    Verona, Mainardi, 1817.

    Only edition, very rare, of this proposal...

    £285

  18. [LAPINI, Bernardo.]

    Vita di Madonna Onorata scritta da Bernardo...

    Milan, Giuseppe Bernardoni, 1843.

    First appearance in print of this life...

    £350

  19. ERLENBACH, Jean Jacques.

    Compliment de Congé en rimes francaises,...

    Breslau, Charles Guillaume Grass, [1754].

    Charming and apparently unrecorded poem...

    £150

  20. BASIL, Saint, and Janus CORNARIUS (editor).

    [Opera, Greek] Απαντα τα...

    Basel, Hieronymus Froben and Nicolaus...

    Editio princeps of St. Basil’s...

    £3200