SF: Norman 1991, octavo, i/350 copies with price list, publisher's gilt decorated red cloth, gilt lettered spine, very fine copy, presentation copy to Barney Rosenthal. 272 numbered books, 130pp, b & w frontispiece and illustrations throughout the text, index. This is a model bibliography, with extremely valuable annotations many of which constitute original scholarly discoveries. 16pp of introductory material. Huston's collection was limited to a few authors whom he then collected very deeply in, Blake included. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: Based on the collection of the late K. Garth Huston, Sr., this is the first complete annotated bibliographical study of the writings of Sir Kenelm Digby (1603-1665), one of the most celebrated figures in 17th-century English court life, politics, diplomacy naval warfare, science, and bibliophily. 47 illustrations.
Título: SIR KENELM DIGBY F. R. S. 1603-1665. A ...
Editorial: Jeremy Norman
Condición del libro: Fine
Descripción Jeremy Norman & Co. Inc., San Francisco, first edition, 1991, 1991. Limited edition of 350 copies. Cloth, gilt cover device, 8vo, 24 cm, xvi, 130 pp, ills. The most detailed bibliography available of Sir Kenelm Digby, F.R.S. the 17th century experimental scientist and contemporary of Robert Boyle and John Evelyn. Includes a chronology of Digby's life, a detailed annotated bibliography of his printed works, and sections on his Autographs and Manuscripts, Portraits, Books from Digby's Library and "Digbeiana". Very Good. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE-40239
Descripción Jeremy Norman & Co, Inc., San Francisco, 1991. 8vo. 130pp. 47 illustrations. 6 x 9 inches. Cloth. Mohawk Superfine acid-free paper. As new. Based on the collection of the late K. Garth Huston, Sr., this is the first complete, annotated bibliographical study of the writings of Sir Kenelm Digby (1603-1665), one of the most celebrated figures in 17th century English court life, politics, diplomacy, naval warfare, science, and bibliophily. Includes illustrations of books specially bound for Digby's library. Nº de ref. de la librería 15836
Descripción San Francisco: Jeremy Norman, 1991., 1991. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 1 of 350 copies. xvi, 130 pp; illus. Original cloth. Near Fine. Nº de ref. de la librería 24172
Descripción Jeremy Norman & Co., Inc., 1991. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Fine. xvi, 130p. (Norman bibliography series, no. 4.) Frontis. Portrait & other plates. orginal cloth. Nº de ref. de la librería 9537