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The Commodities of Aqua Vitae described by Richard Stanihurst, & here delineated by Bridget Swinton

Titlepage of The Commodities of Aqua Vitæ Described by Richard Stanihurst, Dublin, The Dolmen Press, 1954. Press A DOL 1954:3


290 items.

This collection consists of plays and songsheets printed in the 18th and early 19th centuries. There is a predominance of works written or composed by members of the Dibdin family.

Purchased at the auction of E.R. Dibdin’s library, 1987.

Dolmen Press

387 items.

This is a collection of the output of the foremost Irish private press of the 1950s and 1960s and Dolmen’s later period as a commercial publisher.

Assembled from legal deposit copies and by purchase in the 1970s.

See also the Freyer Dolmen Press Collection.