MOSTLY IN THE LINE OF DUTY, THIRTY YEARS WITH BOOKS.
First edition. Autobiography of this noted Belgium librarian who served as President of the International Federation of Library Associations. Presentation from Liebaers on half title "For Gordon (Ray) - one book more on your shelves will not be too much, Hony, July 14, 1980." . Head of spine bumped.
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> LIBRARY HISTORY, TWENTIETH CENTURY
> RAY, GORDON
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> HERBERT PUTNAM 1861-1955; A MEMORIAL TRIBUTE
> WALTER MUIR WHITEHILL, A RECORD COMPILED BY HIS FRIENDS
FUND OG FORSKNING I DET KONGELIGE BIBLIOTEKS SAMLINGER.
23 issues, volumes II (1955)-XXIV (1980). This periodical features articles stemming from or relating to the collections of the Royal Library in Copenhagen. Article topics range from early Danish printers' and publishers' marks to silver filigree bindings. While many articles center on specifically Danish topics, an equal amount address subjects of a more international scope. For example, volume XXIII includes an article on a picture book from colonial Georgia, USA. Illustrated throughout in black-and-white. In Danish with English summaries of each article at rear of journal. Volume XX features an index of all prior issues. A rare yet important 20th century journal.