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Rare Books

Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
609-258-3184
Curator of Rare Books
609-258-9942

Acquired in March 1994, the Charles H. Van Horne Collection of thirty-one titles in thirty-five volumes -- indeed a comprehensive collection of early editions of Renaissance chiromancy and its seventeenth and eighteenth century progeny. Bought from Sotheby's, New York. Records for these are in the online catalogue. List covering editions of Cardano, Indagine, Cocles, Taisnier, Tricasso da Cerasari, and others is in the Collections File for the rare book collections.