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Title:
Fragrance among old volumes; essays and idylls of a book lover
Author:
Anderton, Basil, 1864-
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Publication Information:
London : K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & co., ltd., 1910.
Physical Description:
xi, 110 pages, 2 unnumbered pages : frontispiece, illustrations, plates, facsimiles ; 23 x 18 cm
General Note:
Partly reprinted from the Book-lover's magazine and the Journal of education.
Language:
English
Contents:
Magliabecchi: the great Florentine bookman.--The bequest: a ms. 'book of wisdom'.--Fragrance among old books.--Concordio: the story of a poor music master.--Mors janua vitae: a reading of a picture.--Concerning the book-plates of Thomas Bewick.--In the Isle of Ulysses: a fantasy.--Two minor books of emblems.--Sixteenth-century dialogues: a book for travellers.--The old bookman's retreat.--Note to Concordio.
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Book