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Catalogue of the magnificent library formed by the late H. B. Wheatley ...

Henry Benjamin Wheatley

Catalogue of the magnificent library formed by the late H. B. Wheatley ...

by Henry Benjamin Wheatley

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Published by Dryden press, J. Davy and sons in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Rare books -- England -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Private libraries -- England -- Catalogs.,
    • Bookbinding -- Facsimiles.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWhich will be sold by auction. by Messrs. Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge ... auctioneers ... the 8th of April, 1918, and four following days.
      GenreBibliography, Catalogs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ997 .W55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., 182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6609000M
      LC Control Number18013388
      OCLC/WorldCa6471575

      Today the library adds more than new items to its collection on a single day. The collection contains books in more than languages. The rare book collection of the library includes more than volumes, largest in North America. The library also holds papers from 23 former U.S Presidents in the manuscript division. The Newberry has actively collected research and reference materials since its foundation in From the mids on, its collecting activities have focused on the humanities, with an emphasis on original sources for the study of European and Western Hemisphere history, literature, and culture since the late medieval period. The Newberry has also continued to build its.

      The Library Book. Simon and Schuster, New York, NY. – First Hardcover Edition. The narrative is a blend of objective investigation, subjective commentary, and memoir, each chapter beginning with a list of book titles that are relevant to that chapter’s content. A heavenly craft: the woodcut in early printed books: illustrated books purchased by Lessing J. Rosenwald at the sale of the library of C.W. Dyson Perrins (Book); The Dyson Perrins collection: catalogue of forty-five exceptionally important illuminated manuscripts of the 9th to the 18th century, a block book, and four printed books, the property of the late C.W. Dyson Perrins Esq., D.C.L.

        In the late s the First Edition Library (FEL) began publishing high quality facsimiles of famous first editions of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Sold via subscription, the FEL eventually produced over one hundred titles, ranging from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn to Norman Mailer's The Naked and the Dead.   Book of the Dead. Created: 15 century B.C., Egypt. Synopsis: Sesostris was a cattle counter and writer in ancient Egypt, and he was well-off enough to own his own copy of the Book .


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