The Philobiblon by Richard De Bury
|Author||Richard De Bury|
|Publisher||Courier Dover Publications|
|Language||English, Spanish, and French|
"Will always hold an honorable place for bibliophiles." — The University of Chicago Press. In 20 brief chapters, medieval scholar De Bury passionately expresses his devotion for books, praising the knowledge they contain, and offering thoughts on collecting and lending. Hardcover edition.