22 - 23 March 2005
GOMEL, Louis-Samson (1733-1802?) -- Catalogue des livres composant la bibliothèque de feu M. Louis-Samson Gomel, ancien procureur au Châtelet. Paris: Le Clere, 28 February 1803.
8o (196 x 120 mm). Printed on light blue paper. Contemporary glazed blue boards, red morocco lettering piece.
Particularly strong in science and art. The "Advertissement" to the catalogue states that Gomel retired in 1789 from his official position and devoted himself to book collecting, acquiring most of the books constituting his library in Germany, Italy and England, with whose languages he was familiar. Blogie II, col. 123; North 427.
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