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Title:
Behind my library door: some chapters on authors, books and miniatures
Author:
Williamson, George Charles, 1858-1942.
Publication Information:
New York : Dutton, [1921]
Physical Description:
4 pages l., 208 pages : frontispiece (portrait) illustrations (including facsimiles) ; 20 cm
General Note:
Partly reprinted from various periodicals.
Language:
English
Contents:
Ouida.--George Gissing.--The first one-man picture show in London.--Some new information respecting Jean Petitot.--How a book was lost and found.--Queen Christins's miniature painter.--John Locke's pocket book.--The J. Pierpont Morgan catalogues.--Bradshaw.--The publications of Ye sette of odd volumes.--Horological literature.--Old Quaker watchmakers.--The Burlington fine arts club and the Grolier club.--Some American book clubs.--The last of the old French court calendars.--Swinburne.
Format :
Book