Tag Archives: Free Library of Philadelphia

¶ St. Thomas Aquinas — Quaestiones de duodecim quodlibet (1474)

October 7, 2014

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Aquinas, Thomas, Saint. Quaestiones de duodecim quodlibet. Nuremberg: Johann Sensenschmidt and Andreas Frisner, 15 April 1474.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1166 (sold to Tregaskis for £3 3s.). — Tregaskis catalogue, 18 September 1899, no. 186 (6 guineas). — Charles Lauriat Company (sold to J. M. Fox, 29 March 1901). — J. M. Fox. — W. Logan Fox. — Free Library of Philadelphia (Rare Book Department, INC. SUPP.) [gift from Fox, 1947].

Reference: ISTC (it00184000).

Digital version: BSB.


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¶ Morris — Address on the collection of paintings (1891)

October 3, 2014

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Morris, William. Address on the collection of paintings of the English Pre-Raphaelite school, delivered by Mr. William Morris in the Museum and Art Gallery, on Friday, October 2nd, 1891. Birmingham: E. C. Osborne & Sons, 1891.

Provenance: Morris. — Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department.

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¶ Hyndman and Morris — Principles of socialism (1884)

May 2, 2014

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Hyndman, H. M., and William Morris. A summary of the principles of socialism, written for the Democratic Federation. London: The Modern Press, 1884.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 650 (part; sold to Tregaskis for £4). — Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department.

Digital version: HathiTrust (2nd impression).


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¶ Morris — Textile fabrics (1884)

May 2, 2014

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Morris, William. Textile fabrics: a lecture delivered in the lecture room of the exhibition, July 11th, 1884. London: International Health Exhibition and the Society of Arts, 1884.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 650 (part; sold to Tregaskis for £4). — Huntington Library (28912). [A second copy of the pamphlet, also with Morris’s book label, is in the Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department.]


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