London, South Kensington
19 March 1999
LANGLEY, Batty. The London Prices of Bricklayers Materials and Works, both of new buildings and repairs..., London: Richard Adams and John Wren, 1749. 8, 32 engraved plates (occasional light spotting), contemporary calf (head and tail of spine chipped), John Barton Witton, bookplate. Re-issue, first printed under this title in 1748.
CAMPBELL, R. The London Tradesman. Being an historical account of all the trades, professions, arts, both liberal and mechanic, now practised in the cities of London and Westminster, London: T. Gardner, 1757. Small 8 (title lightly browned, lower margin of a few leaves at end cropped), recent half calf. Third edition. Goldsmiths' 9205.
With Thaddeaus Davids' The History of Ink including its etymology, chemistry, and bibliography (New York, ca. 1860). (3)
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