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Books and bookmen.

Andrew Lang

Books and bookmen.

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Published by Longmans, Green & Co. in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination177p.
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18134299M

It is the essay on "Japanese Bogie- Books. The book has still a soul left in it; books were made to be read; who need be so absurd as to trouble himself about broken backs, or spotted sides, or smashed corners? Or, clearing the history of your visits to the site. The fancy for them has even penetrated into the country.

The mark was used in the seventeenth century by many other booksellers and printers. The editions of minor authors which these booksellers published, even editions 'of the right date,' as you say, are not too correct. Of all Elzevirs the most famous and the most expensive is an old cookery book, "'Le Pastissier Francois. Elia was not, good luck for him, within this particular prison, and I was brought back from every temptation to break the laws of property by my chairman, who was still pursuing his catechism.

John and Daniel, printing at Leydenused the false name "Jean Sambix. The English booksellers asked, I think, about 1, francs for their copy. Willems thinks the most successful works of the Elzevirs, "one of the most enviable jewels in the casket of the bibliophile. Lang gives as in English:— " Quaud ii m's fait comprendre par sea disconrs gull a nne biblio- thhque, je sonhaite de Is voir je vale tronver eat homme, qui me recoit dans use maison oh des rescalier je tombs en foiblesse rune odeur de maroquin noir dont see livres aunt tons converts.


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Books and bookmen. book

Corneille' Leyden, As regional book fairs go, it's one of the best in the country. I seized it, and what was my delight when I recognised one of the rarest of that famed Elzevir collection whose height is measured as minutely as the carats of the diamond.

At first he thinks himself in amazing luck. This is a huge loss for the community. Ellis and White had for sale in Bond Street in But "associations,"—there is a great deal in that word; it is an aspect of the passion which must touch all hearts that have any sentiment or poetry at all.

Amsterdam, Louys, and Daniel Elsevier. If I could only get a 'Pastissier' for one hundred and one francs! Filmmaker Kevin Smith was drawn to television through his love of podcastingthrough which he says he realized his true calling: telling stories with words rather than pictures.

Do you want to support The Stranger? The fragment is valuable: first, because it shows us how early the taste for collecting Elzevirs was fully developed, and, secondly, because it contains very sound criticism of the mania.

Washington Booksellers Remember Louis Collins,

Kevin Smith helped him propose to his wife Debbie, referenced in the episode "Stash-teroids. Willems, the learned historian of the Elzevirs, is indignant at the successes of a book which, as Brunet declares, is badly printed.

This year, he and business partner Bill Wolfe relocated the shop north side of the city. In they began their elegant piracies of French plays and poetry with 'Le Cid.

As to the lower form, the material side, the worship simply of leather and gilding, which flourishes so well, like other things of its kind, in the present day, we should like to quote in the- original the passage from La Bruy ere which Mr. Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it.

Can they resign the rout, the ball, For lonely joys of shelf and stall?

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The fancy for them has even penetrated into the country. Berard only knew two copies. Respect for bindings is unknown to him ; he borrows a handsome volume from some trusting acquaintance, flings it about the floor, roasts it over the fire, leaves it out in the rain. I have a copy of the Wetstein 'Marot' myself, not a bad copy, though murderously bound in that ecclesiastical sort of brown calf antique, which goes well with hymn books, and reminds one of cakes of chocolate.

Princeton University Library Catalog

Already, in the seventeenth century, lovers of the tiny Elzevirian books waxed pathetic over dates, already they knew that a 'Caesar' of was the right 'Caesar,' already they were fond of the red lettered passages, as in the first edition of the 'Virgil' of Sic transit gloria.

I have ten examples of each of them, all with red letters, and all of the right date. By Andrew Lang. Original Boards. Already, in the seventeenth century, lovers of the tiny Elzevirian books waxed pathetic over dates, already they knew that a 'Caesar' of was the right 'Caesar,' already they were fond of the red-lettered passages, as in the first edition of the 'Virgil' of Equally fine is the 'Caesar' ofwhich, with the 'Virgil' of and the 'Imitation' without date, M.

Also the manner of preparing all manner of eggs, for fast-days, and other days, in more than sixty fashions.Nov 01,  · Books and Bookmen Contents To the Viscountess Wolseley -- Preface -- Elzevirs -- Ballade of the Real and Ideal -- Curiosities of Parish Registers -- The Rowfant Books -- To F.

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