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The Resource An essay towards a collection of books relating to proverbs, emblems, apophthegms, epitaphs and ana : being a catalogue of those at Keir

An essay towards a collection of books relating to proverbs, emblems, apophthegms, epitaphs and ana : being a catalogue of those at Keir

Label
An essay towards a collection of books relating to proverbs, emblems, apophthegms, epitaphs and ana : being a catalogue of those at Keir
Title
An essay towards a collection of books relating to proverbs, emblems, apophthegms, epitaphs and ana
Title remainder
being a catalogue of those at Keir
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Former owner
Illustrator
Lithographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z7191
LC item number
.M46
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An essay towards a collection of books relating to proverbs, emblems, apophthegms, epitaphs and ana : being a catalogue of those at Keir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title in red and black; title vignette in gold and colors
  • Verso of title-page contains full-page hand-colored lithograph illustration of the library at Keir, by M & N Hanhart after a drawing by Robert Frier
  • Preface signed with facsimile signature: William Stirling
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[8], 244 p.
Lccn
01010238
Note
  • Limited to 75 copies.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: 19th-century brown leather and red marbled paper boards; gold-stamped spine title "Books of proverbs, emblems, & ana at Keir. 1860." Engraved armorial bookplate of Bibliotheca Lindesiana, the private library collected by Alexander William Lindsay, the 25th Earl of Crawford, and his son, James Ludovic Lindsay, 26th Earl; and book label of C.K. Ogden on front pastedown; binder's ticket on rear pastedown: "Leighton's, 40 Brewer St."
Other physical details
1 ill. (hand-col.) (lithograph)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05995715
  • ucoclc5995715
Label
An essay towards a collection of books relating to proverbs, emblems, apophthegms, epitaphs and ana : being a catalogue of those at Keir
Publication
Note
  • Title in red and black; title vignette in gold and colors
  • Verso of title-page contains full-page hand-colored lithograph illustration of the library at Keir, by M & N Hanhart after a drawing by Robert Frier
  • Preface signed with facsimile signature: William Stirling
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[8], 244 p.
Lccn
01010238
Note
  • Limited to 75 copies.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: 19th-century brown leather and red marbled paper boards; gold-stamped spine title "Books of proverbs, emblems, & ana at Keir. 1860." Engraved armorial bookplate of Bibliotheca Lindesiana, the private library collected by Alexander William Lindsay, the 25th Earl of Crawford, and his son, James Ludovic Lindsay, 26th Earl; and book label of C.K. Ogden on front pastedown; binder's ticket on rear pastedown: "Leighton's, 40 Brewer St."
Other physical details
1 ill. (hand-col.) (lithograph)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05995715
  • ucoclc5995715

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