Title: The Bookworm with which is incorporated Book...
Publisher: Elliott Stock, London
Publication Date: 1888
9.5" x 6.25". 39pp. Illustrated wrappers. Issue no. 2 is heavily worn and used. Issue no. 3 has a light bit of edge wear, but is otherwise a nice VG+ condition copy. With interesting ads for book related businesses. The articles in these two issues cover the first editions of Charles Dickens, typographical history, the printing history of Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, the Grub Street Journal, an account of James Lenox's purchase of a Gutenberg Bible for a record price at auction, a supposed portrait of Caxton, Thomas À Kempis, some famous libraries, the great fire of London and the booksellers, and more. Bookseller Inventory # 18609
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Store Description: John Michael Lang Fine Books is a brick & mortar book shop in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood. We are located at: 5416 - 20th Ave. NW Seattle, WA 98107 Our phone number is 206 624 4100. We maintain an inventory of fine books, photographs, art, and ephemera in many fields. Occasional catalogs issued. We are members of the ABAA, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.