Scientist, Scholar & Scoundrel. A Bibliographical Exploration of the Life and Exploits of Count Guuglielmo Libri. Jeremy Norman.

Scientist, Scholar & Scoundrel. A Bibliographical Exploration of the Life and Exploits of Count Guuglielmo Libri.

New York: The Grolier Club, 2013.

8vo, xxii, 176pp. Portrait frontispiece in color, 106 numbered illustrations and a few unnumbered at the front, a few in color. Original printed blue wrappers, pencil note at front, as new.

§ "An historical and bio-bibliographical study of the life and exploits of Libri, a mathematician, journalist, patriot, historian of science, paleographer, book collector, bibliographer, antiquarian bookseller, forger and book thief. Finely designed by Jerry Kelly and printed on Mohawk paper." (J. Norman). Item #122945

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