I have often set whole hours, my dear brother, in contemplating with rapture the sparkling radiance of these little volumes; and wish lmprim my heart I had a few favourite authors executed in a similar manner! Johnes, experienced in the demolition immprim the greater part of his house and library. Kirgate, mdcclxxviii8vo. A copy of the work, which had been presented to the late Right Hon. Illustration was the order of the day; and Shakspeare and Clarendon became the next objects of its attack.
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Walpole has given offence by sometimes enlarging the number o four, and refusing that latitude to others, he flatters himself that for the future nobody will take it ill that he strictly confines the number; as whoever desires him to break his rule does in effect expect him to disoblige others, which is what nobody has a right to desire of him — Persons desiring a ticket may apply either to Strawberry Hill, or to Mr. Original Letters from K. With an opposite title in English, 4to.
The former has been rebuilt, and the latter replenished: It has also a considerable number of duplicate plates, where a superior impression could be procured at any expense. In the small, at page 13, line 2, we read.
There were only copies of this edition printed, of which 30 were sent as presents to Paris. Bibliomania, by Thomas Frognall Dibdin Upon the whole, I should prefer the best to the first edition; and you, Lorenzo, may revel in the possession of your first Shakespeare — but give me the last Variorum edition in twenty-one volumes.
We quickly descried Almansa busied in twining her favourite honey-suckles round the portico; while within Belinda was sitting soberly at work, as if waiting our arrival. This is an interesting and elegantly printed little volume. This list, and the occasional bibliographical memoranda introduced, are taken from the collection of Strawberry Hill books in the library of the Marquis of Bute, at Luton; all of them being elegantly bound by Kalthoeber, in red morocco.
The Alcove. His work De Scriptoribus EcclesiasticisColon,4to. Venerable philosophers, and veteran heroes, who had long reposed in unmolested dignity within the magnificent folio volumes which recorded their achievements, were instantly dragged forth from their peaceful abodes, to be inlaid by the side impfim some clumsy modern engraving, within an Illustrated Granger!
A friend observing to him that the boy was crying with no apparent cause of provocation, Hogarth put in the little girl tantalizing him.
The experiments which ensued, and which corroborated his ingenious and profound remarks, suspended a well-informed audience in rapturous imprimm which was followed by instinctive bursts of applause.
And pray add to them the busts of Thomson and Cowper: The press-work and ink are, always, proportionably better in these copies: On imptim after him of the servants, they understood that he had set off from Litchfield at a very early hour, without mentioning to any of the family whither he was going. This extends to p. Pray give us your sentiments upon this latter subject. Printed by Thomas Kirgate, mcclxxxiv4to. In my struggles to disengage myself, I awoke: Not printed in the best manner of S.
Walpole, for its inaccuracy. Printed with the small type: Sykes recently purchased of Mr. While we lament our past, let us be grateful for our present, state: Only copies printed, of which were sent to Paris. It is much to be wished, whatever may be the whims of desperate book-collectors, that, in some of those volumes which are constantly circulating in the bibliomaniacal market, we had a more clear and satisfactory account of the rise and progress of arts and sciences.
My emotions at this moment were wonderfully strong — they were perceived by my guide, who immediately begged of me to consider the manner by which epidemic maladies were prevented or alleviated, and especially how the most fatal of them had been arrested in its progress. I have discarded seventy, and retain only five: I will not even hazard a conjecture for how many thousand pounds its owner might dispose of it, if the inclination of parting with it should ever possess him.
Colnaghi, Manson, and Vernon, for l. In short, half the bibliomaniacs, whom Lysander so enthusiastically commended last night, have paid their devoirs to me in my dreams, and nothing could be more handsome than their conduct towards me.
As to uncut copies, although their inconvenience [an uncut Lexicon to wit! Gray, on his Poems. Each volume is preserved in a silken cover — and the whole is kept inviolate from the impurities of bibliomaniacal miasmata, in a sarcophagus-shaped piece of furniture of cedar and mahogany. Fine paper copies of a work should be here noticed; as they are sought after with avidity. Related Posts.
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Walpole has given offence by sometimes enlarging the number o four, and refusing that latitude to others, he flatters himself that for the future nobody will take it ill that he strictly confines the number; as whoever desires him to break his rule does in effect expect him to disoblige others, which is what nobody has a right to desire of him — Persons desiring a ticket may apply either to Strawberry Hill, or to Mr. Original Letters from K. With an opposite title in English, 4to. The former has been rebuilt, and the latter replenished: It has also a considerable number of duplicate plates, where a superior impression could be procured at any expense.
A further account is given in my Introduction to the Classics, vol. This is a rare and magnificent work upon large paper; and is usually bound in two volumes. Baker was the purchaser. But why is perfection to be expected, where every thing must necessarily be imperfect? Some of these prints came into the possession of the late Mr. Our modern books upon vellum are little short of being downright wretched. While you discourse so much to the purpose, you may surely not object to a continuance of this conversation.