PUBLIC LIBRARIES IN THE UNITED STATES: THEIR HISTORY, CONDITION, AND MANAGEMENT.
Reprint of the 1876 first edition. A through documentation of our library system undertaken in the year 1874. Covers every type of library from School, College and Law libraries to those in prisons and reformatories. Illustrated. The third volume contains Cutter's Rules for a Printed DictionaryCatalogue. Ex-library set with markings. This reprint is very scarce.
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by Paterson, Alistair
Limited to 80 copies. Signed by the author and illustrator. The text, in English, is illustrated with four silkscreens by Bertrand Bracaval. Bracaval has been awarded many prizes through nearly four decades beginning with the Prix Lafont in 1967 and most recently the Prix Robert Beltz in 2002. His works are continually exhibited and are held in such public collections as the Centre George Pompidou, British Library, and the Boston Athenaeum.