New York January 7. 1819.
herein is the bill of lading of a box directed to you, care of Capt. Bernard Peyton, Richmond, Va and shipped on board the schooner Weymouth bound to that place. the box contains:
|1.||Ducange, Glossarium mediœ & infimæ œtatis.|
|3. folio. bound in vellum||$20.—|
|1.||Dictionnaire Grec français de Planche.. 8vo||bound||6.25.|
|1.||Suetone. Latin. do 4. 8vo||do||7.50|
|1.||Appien, Guerres Civiles. 3. do||do||7.—|
|1.||Salluste, Dureau La Malle. 1. do||do||2.25.|
|1.||henri IV, Perefixe. 12.mo||Sewed||“.87½|
|1.||Affections catharrales, Cabanis. 8vo||do||“.75|
|1.||Pline le Jeune, Lat. français. 3. 12o||do||}||2.87—|
|with panagyrique de trajan.|
|1.||Denis d’halicarnasse. Antiquities Romains.|
|Beranger. 6. 8vo||Sewed||10.—|
|1.||Epictetus. vellum. Bodoni. Greek Italian. 12o|
|1.||Journal, Bibliographie de la france. Years—|
|1814.15.16. with tables and year 1817 without tables—|
|(not furnished, because they are a little spoiled with my—|
|own remarks—You will see the Subscription price is|
|18 francs a year||20.00.|
|You received from my Clerk Mr Belair|
|1.||Logarithmes Lalande. 18o||“.87½|
|1.||Diction. Grec, Planche, 8o||6.25.|
|1.||Correspondance de fern. Cortez & Charles V||1.12½|
|I myself sent you from York. 1. Logarithmes,|
|Yesterday, I directed to you the 1vol vol.|
|of Tacite, Dureau Lachalle. french Latin. the|
|whole shall go, 1. vol. at one time, and is||13.50.|
|I will direct you by the Same way (Mail)|
|1.||Geometrie de Le Gendre||1817||2.50|
|I received from you||90.00|
You will have a right to the continuation of Bibliographie de france, if it is your wish. I have the Nos of 1818. to October.
with respect to antient books, I have a single vol. of Cailleau’s Dictionnaire Bibliograph.—I had reserved it for myself. as I expect, sir, You will honour me with your custom and very high recommendation,—it is at your disposal. it is complete in itself.
I have just opened several boxes arrived from france. there is a Dictionnaire Pratique du Medecine et Chirurgie, Pougens. 1814. 2. 8vo $4.50. it has no Greek Lexicon, but a synonymy of old and new Chemistry.
there is also, hre del’ Inquisition d’Espagne, par Llorente. 4. 8v 1818. an excellent book. $9.50.
I have resolved to open a book-Store in Georgetown (D. C.) within three weeks. then I Shall be very happy to serve you more at your wish. My establishment is well founded, but would perish if it was not encouraged. I however have the greatest hopes of a success.
I am most respectfully
Fernagus De Gelone
MHi: Coolidge Collection.