Edingburgh: Edinburgh Univ Press, (1971),
First Edition. quarto, cloth in dust jacket. (xiv), 245pp. Edinburgh Univ Press, Item #29906
The catalogue of a private library collected in the first quarter of the 17 th century which not only gives a picture of Drummond as a man of cultivation but also an insight into the literary taste of the period of Shakespeare and Jonson. With a Pertinent discussion of the book-reading and book-buying habits of the educated society of the time. Illustrated. Spine of jacket faded, light shelfwear to edges of jacket.