Bibliomania; or Book-Madness: A Bibliographical Romance, in Six Parts. Thomas Frognall Dibdin.
Bibliomania; or Book-Madness: A Bibliographical Romance, in Six Parts
Bibliomania; or Book-Madness: A Bibliographical Romance, in Six Parts

Large Paper

Bibliomania; or Book-Madness: A Bibliographical Romance, in Six Parts.

London: Printed for the Author by J. McCreery, and sold by Messrs. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1811.

One of 18 large paper copies of this rewritten and greatly enlarged edition. Frontispiece portrait, woodcut illustrations, head and tail-pieces, additional title page for second volume. 2 vols. Imperial 8vo. Large Paper. Original orange boards, uncut. New spine labels. Portrait foxed at margins; some rubbing and spotting to the text. Very good. Cloth slipcase. Jackson 18, which states that only 25 copies of the portrait were pulled; Neuburg 6; Windle and Pippin A11c. Item #306794

With the frontispiece portrait of Dibdin in clerical garb engraved by Freeman after J. J. Masquerier, with manuscript notation: "Private plate, destroyed, after 28 impressions taken."

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