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THE BRITISH LIBRARIAN: Exhibiting a Compendious Review or Abstract Of Our Most Scarce, Useful and Valuable BOOKS IN ALL SCIENCES as Well in Manuscript as in Print
London: Printed For T. Osborne, 1738. pp. vii, [5], 402. Contemporary full polished calf binding with five raised bands over cords to the spine, worn and rubbed, joints cracked but both boards still attached by the cords, old (19th C.) paper library labels to the spine. Contents good, tight and complete, smallprofessional paper repair to lower corner of the title page, small contemporary stamp to the title page. A good tight copy of the first English periodical devoted to rare books and manuscripts; it was originally issued in six monthly parts between January and June 173; it was collected together with a general title the following year.. First Edition. Full Leather. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (12 X 20cm).
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