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1. Poems, London, Printed for the author, sold by Booker; [etc., etc.] 1797.

2. The history of Cheltenham, and account of its environs. Cheltenham, H. Ruff [1803]

3. An introduction to the knowledge of rare and valuable editions of the Greek and Latin classics, including... lexicons and grammars... the whole preceded by an account of polyglot Bibles... Glocester : impr. par H. Ruff, 1802
2nde édition (?) : enlarged and corrected. London, Printed for W. Dwyer [etc.] 1804.
2nde édition : London : Longman, 1808. 3ème ed.
Autre édition : London, Printed for Harding and Lepard [etc.]. 4ème ed. 1827. 2 volumes
Autre édition : London, Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1808.
Réédition : Hildesheim; New York : G. Olms, 1977

4. The Director, Dibdin ed. London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme [etc.] 1807.

5. The bibliomania; or, Book-madness ; containing Some Account of the History, Symptoms, and Cure of This Fatal Disease. London, Printed by W. Savage, 1809. iv, 87, (I)pp .
Autre édition (?) :
Londres, Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1809
Autre édition : London, Printed for the author, and sold by Messrs. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1811.
Autre édition : New... edition to which are now added preliminary observations, and a supplement including a key to the assumed characters in the drama. London, H. G. Bohn, 1842.
Autre édition : London, Chatto and Windus, 1886

6. Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland : containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them 1810 begun by the late Joseph Ames ; considerably augmented by William Herbert ; and now greatly enlarged, with copious notes, and illustrated with appropriate engravings comprehending the history of English literature and a view of the progress of the art of engraving in Great Britain by Thomas Frognall Dibdin. London : William Miller, 1810-1819. 4 volumes. Réédition : Hildesheim, G. Olms, 1969.

7. Here begyneth a littel tome and hathe to name the Lincolne nosegay. 1811?

8. Bibliography : a poem. [Londres, Harding and Wright, printers, 1812]

9. Bibliotheca Spenceriana, or a descriptive catalogue of the books printed in the fifteenth century and of many valuable first editions in the library of Georg John, earl Spencer... - Aedes Althorpianae, or an account of the mansion, books and pictures at Althorp, the residence of George John, earl Spencer. To which is added a supplement to the Bibliotheca Spenceriana,... - A Descriptive Catalogue of the books printed in the fifteenth century, lately forming part of the library of the duke di Cassano Serra and now the property of George John, earl Spencer,... with a general Index of authors and editions, contained in the present volume and in the ?Bibliotheca Spenceriana and Aedes Althorpianae. London, 1814-23.
Autre édition (?) : London, Longman, Hurst, Rees and Co...,1814-1823

10. The Bibliographical Decameron or Ten days pleasant discourse upon illuminated manuscripts and subjects connected with early engraving, typography and bibliography, by the Rev. T. F. Dibdin... 
Londres, l'auteur, 1817. 3 vol.
Londres, G. and W. Nicol, 1817. 3 vol.

11. Lettre neuvieme relative à la Bibliothèque publique de Rouen. Trad. par François-Isidore, dit Théodore, Licquet. Paris, 1821
Autre édition : Paris, Impr. de Crapelet, 1821.

12. Lettre trentième concernant l'imprimerie et la librairie de Paris. Traduite... avec des notes par G. A. Crapelet,... Paris, impr. de Crapelet, 1821.

13. Brief Remarks upon the preface and notes of G.-A. Crapelet, attached to his translation of the thirtieth letter of the bibliographical, antiquarian and picturesque tour. By the author of that tour. London : impr. par W. Bulmer et W. Nicol, 1821

14. (avec André-Thomas Barbier)  Notice sur les Heures de Charlemagne, mss. de l'an 781, de la Bibliothèque particulière du roi, au Louvre, tirée de la 29e lettre du Voyage bibliographique, archéologique et pittoresque de M. T. F. Dibdin, en France et en Allemagne, précédée d'un jugement sur l'ouvrage anglais et d'un aperçu de cette bibliothèque, formée en 1814, par M. Barbier [suivie d'une Notice sur R. Porson, bibliothécaire de l'Institution de Londres, par Barbier neveu]. Paris : impr. de Plassan, 1823

15. La Belle Marianne. London? 1824?

16. The library companion, , or the Young man's guide and the old man's comfort, in the choice of a library. London, Printed for Harding, Triphook and Lepard, 1824.
Autre édition : London, Harding, Triphook, and Lepard [etc.] 1825.

17. A bibliographical, antiquarian, and picturesque tour in France and Germany.
1ère édition : Londres, l'auteur, 1821. 3 volumes
2ème édition : Londres, W. Bulmer and W. Nicol, 1821. 3 volumes.
2ème édition (sic) : Londres, R. Jennings and J. Major, 1829. 3 volumes
Réédition : New York, AMS Press, 1970

18. Traduction du n° 13 : Voyage bibliographique, archéologique et pittoresque en France. Traduit de l'anglais... par Théod. Licquet [et G.-A. Crapelet]. Paris, Crapelet, 1825

19. Of the Imitation of Jesus-Christ... London,1828

21. A sermon preached in the church of St. Paul's Covent Garden, in May 1828, on the visitation of the venerable George Owen Cambridge, London, W. Davy, impr., 1830.

21. Bibliophobia, remarks on the present languid and depressed state of literature and the book trade, in a letter adressed to the author of the Bibliomania, by Mercurius Rusticus. With notes by Cato Parvus. London : H. Bohn, 1832.

22. Lent lectures; preached in the church of St. Mary, Bryanston square. London, T. & W. Boone, 1833.

23. Reminiscences of a literary life. London, J. Major, 1836.

24. A Bibliographical, antiquarian and picturesque tour in the northern counties of England and in Scotland, by the R. Thomas Frognall Dibdin,... Londres, J. Bohn, 1838. 2 volumes

25. Holbein's Dance of death exhibited in elegant engravings on wood, a dissertation on the several representations of that subject. London, H. G. Bohn, 1858

26. The Dance of death in a series of engravings on wood from designs attributed to Hans Holbein with a treatise on the subject by Francis Douce, Holbein's Bible cuts consisting of ninety engravings on wood with an introduction by Thomas Frognall Dibdin. London, G. Bell and sons, 1896.

27. Venetian printers : a conversation on the fourth day of the Bibliographical decameron of Thomas Frognall Dibdin, with annotations. B. Rogers, 1924.

28. Thomas Frognall Dibdin : selections compiled and introduced by Victor E. Neuburg. Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1978

29.. Specimen of an English de Bure [by T. F. Dibdin]. London : printed by Harding and Wright, s. d. (1810), in-8, 32 p., imprimé à 50 exemplaires

30. (Dibdin ed.) More, Thomas (Le bienheureux), A Most pleasant, fruitful, and witty work of the best state of a public weal, and of the new isle called Utopia, written in Latin by Sir Thomas More,... and translated into English by Raphe Robinson, a. D. 1551. A new edition, with copious notes and a biographical and litterary introduction ; by the Rev. T. F. Dibdin,... London : W. Miller, 1808


  • Ames, Joseph, An Index to Dibdin's edition of the "Typographical antiquities" first compiled by Joseph Ames, with some references to the intermediate edition by William Herbert. Printed from a copy in the library of Sion College.  London, the Bibliographical Society, 1899
  • O'Dwyer, E. J. Thomas Frognall Dibdin: Bibliographer & Bibliomaniac Extraordinary 1776-1843. Pinner: Private Libraries Association, (1967), (46)pp


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