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Catalogue of a collection of early German books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray,, comp. by Hugh Wm. Davies

Label
Catalogue of a collection of early German books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray,
Title
Catalogue of a collection of early German books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray,
Statement of responsibility
comp. by Hugh Wm. Davies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1023
LC item number
.M95
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Catalogue of a collection of early German books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray,, comp. by Hugh Wm. Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Paged continously
  • "The term 'German' will be found somewhat comprehensive, including many of the productions of the presses of Holland, Belgium and Switzerland, and a few of Austria-Hungary ... The period in which these books fal is c. 1455 to 1680 ... The majority of the books are of the 15th and 16th centuries ... In assembling this (German) portion of the library more attentin has been given to the decorative part of the book than to merely the typographical side. A representative collection therefore has been made of many of the principal books with woodcuts, commencing with the earliest xylographs."--Pref
  • Full descriptions, including exact transcription of title (or first lines) and colophone; statesment of type, size, binding, and former owner; note of the edition and of other editions; bibliographical references; running description; description of the woodcuts; memoranda on text; biographical notes; and collations. Numerous facsimiles
  • Companion work to the Catalogue of a collection of early French books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray issued in 2 vols., 1910
Bibliography note
Indexes: I. Authors & persons mentioned. II. Titles, subjects and places. III. Artists (designers & cutters). IV. Printers and publishers. V. Names of former owners
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Lccn
18013381
Note
"One hundred copies printed."
Other physical details
fronts., ill., plates, ports., facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38252239
  • ucoclc38252239
Label
Catalogue of a collection of early German books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray,, comp. by Hugh Wm. Davies
Publication
Note
  • Paged continously
  • "The term 'German' will be found somewhat comprehensive, including many of the productions of the presses of Holland, Belgium and Switzerland, and a few of Austria-Hungary ... The period in which these books fal is c. 1455 to 1680 ... The majority of the books are of the 15th and 16th centuries ... In assembling this (German) portion of the library more attentin has been given to the decorative part of the book than to merely the typographical side. A representative collection therefore has been made of many of the principal books with woodcuts, commencing with the earliest xylographs."--Pref
  • Full descriptions, including exact transcription of title (or first lines) and colophone; statesment of type, size, binding, and former owner; note of the edition and of other editions; bibliographical references; running description; description of the woodcuts; memoranda on text; biographical notes; and collations. Numerous facsimiles
  • Companion work to the Catalogue of a collection of early French books in the library of C. Fairfax Murray issued in 2 vols., 1910
Bibliography note
Indexes: I. Authors & persons mentioned. II. Titles, subjects and places. III. Artists (designers & cutters). IV. Printers and publishers. V. Names of former owners
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Lccn
18013381
Note
"One hundred copies printed."
Other physical details
fronts., ill., plates, ports., facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38252239
  • ucoclc38252239

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