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Monthly Archives: November 2010

PRINTED 1510 in LONDON: RICHARD PYNSON’S LEGAL MASTERPIECE

A Book described as being among “the finest specimens of typographical art” produced in England Intrationu[m] excellentissimus liber : perq[uam] necessarius o[mn]ibus leg[is] hominib[us] : fere in se continens o[mn]em medullam diuersa[rum] materia[rum ac pl[aci]t[orum], tam realiu[m], personalium q[uam] mixt[orum], necno[n] multorum breuium, tam executionu[m] q[uam] aliorum valde vtilium … Impressum … London[i] … :...

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THE LARGEST EXTRA-ILLSUTRATED LIFE OF DICKENS ON RECORD : 3 Volumes Expanded into 9

Original Signed Autograph Material including a 2 page letter of Dickens:  1038 Specially Mounted Plates [DICKENS, Charles] [Forster, John] The life of Charles Dickens. [In three volumes] London: Chapman and Hall, 1872. 3 volumes expanded to 9. Special edition EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED by 1038 plates (many mounted to size, some double page) including an incredible complement of...

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FIRST EDITION: A fundamental work of the English Reformation

A foundation for the legalization of divorce in England. The Book: [Thomas Cranmer; Walter Haddon; John Cheke, Sir; England and Wales. Commissioners on Revision of the Ecclesiastical Laws, 1550-1552.] Reformatio Legum Ecclesiasticarum : Ex Authoritate primum Regis Henrici. 8. inchoata: Deinde per Regem Edovardum 6. provecta, adauctaque in hunc modum, atque nunc ad pleniorem ipsarum...

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