London: Woodfall, 1814. First Edition. hardcover. To which is prefixed a Memoir of the Public Libraries of the Antients. Folding frontis., engravings throughout, some folding, 2 vols., 8vo, 3/4 green morocco, gilt-decorated spine, raised bands, marbled boards, t.e.g.; (corners bumped, edges a bit rubbed, some foxing, dampstaining on flyleaf of vol. I). London: G. Woodfall for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1814. First Edition. Very good (+).
"very valuable work to the student of the History of Printing"-- Bigmore & Wyman I, 345. Includes chapters on ancient libraries, the history and technique of printing, binding, printers' marks, etc.