Memoirs of Libraries. Including a Handbook of Library Economy. Vols. 1 & 2

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Memoirs of Libraries. Including a Handbook of Library Economy. Vols. 1 & 2

EDWARDS, Edward

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Topics include: the libraries of the ancients, the Middle Ages, the modern libraries of Great Britain and Ireland, the USA, Continental Europe; book collecting; buildings; classification and catalogues; internal administration and public service.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Burt Franklin
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Date Published: nd
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Ex-Library
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    First published in London in 1859. 2 vols.: xxviii, 841; xxxvii, 1104 p. 26 cm. Vol. 1 has 8 plates, frontispiece and small in-text map. 53 plates and plans & tables in vol. 2, some of which fold out. Red cloth hardcovers. Hinges cracked internally and are tender. Ex lib with labels and pockets on endpapers. Blind stamps on title pages.

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