Dibdin in Paris (1818)

By: Janssen, Frans A.

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“This book is published in a limited edition on the occasion of the new year 2008 for friends and clients of Antiquaria Forum BV and Hes & De Graaf Publishers BV.” Cream paper over boards with red and black titles and decorations, 14 by 21.9 cm, 43 (4) pp. Fine. From the publisher: “This beautiful book gives an entertaining account of Dibdin's stay in Paris during his bibliographical tour through France and Germany. Frans Janssen describes the bibliophile’s visits to prominent representatives of the book world as Renouard, Brunet and Crapelet and their reactions to what he had to say and in reaction Dibdin's responses. Written by an expert on book collecting, skillfully translated into English, designed and typeset by a famous Dutch designer (Piet Gerards) and printed and bound by the finest Dutch craftsmen in their field, this little book is a true jewel.” No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. First Edition.

Title: Dibdin in Paris (1818)

Author Name: Janssen, Frans A.

Categories: Books on Books,

Edition: Limited ed

Publisher: Goy, Netherlands, Hes & De Graaf Publishers: 2008

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 1934