Fakes and Frauds. Varieties of Deception in Print & Manuscript.

Winchester: St. Paul's, 1989,

First Edition. octavo, boards. xi, 144pp. St. Paul's, Item #29521

Seven essays which "reveal the tricksters, villains - and occasional murderers - who have practiced criminal deception in the written and printed work from the twelfth century to very recent times." The contributors include Lotte Hellinga, Nicolas Barker, Michael Treadwell, Michael Harris, Joseph M. Levine, Nigel Ramsay, and Tom Davis. With the bookplate of Dr. Eugene S. Flamm, neurosurgeon, bibliophile and former president of the Grolier Club. Very fine.

Price: $25.00

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