27 - 28 June 2005
DIBDIN, Thomas Frognall (1776-1847). An Introduction to the Knowledge of Rare and Valuable Editions of the Greek and Latin Classics. Together with an Account of Polyglot Bibles, Polyglot Psalters, Hebrew Bibles, Greek Bibles and Greek Testaments; the Greek Fathers and the Latin Fathers. London: Harding & Lepard and G.B. Whittaker, 1827.
2 volumes, tall 8o (281 x 195 mm). Original glazed red boards, printed paper spine labels (some rubbing, few splits along joints).
ONE OF 250 LARGE-PAPER COPIES. Fourth edition, greatly enlarged and corrected. "This edition was entirely rewritten, and contains for the first time an account of the best editions of the Hebrew Bibles and of the Greek and Latin Fathers, but omits the Lexicography, Grammars and Collections." (Jackson Dibdin 6). (2)
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