A CATALOGUE OF ENGLISH BOOKS PRINTED BEFORE 1801 HELD BY THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY AT GÖTTINGEN. Graham Jefcoate, Karen Kloth, compilers.

A CATALOGUE OF ENGLISH BOOKS PRINTED BEFORE 1801 HELD BY THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY AT GÖTTINGEN.

2 volumes

  • Hildesheim: Olms-Weidmann, 1987.
  • 4to.
  • cloth
  • xxxi,351; (iii),352-814 pages
  • ISBN: 3487078880
  • ISBN: 9783487078885

Price: $75.00  other currencies

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With a foreword by Helmut Vogt. A catalogue of British and American books of the 18th century, as well as earlier imprints. Also has a preface regarding the University Library of Göttingen, as well as this catalogue, made for the 250th anniversary of the University, as well as an introduction that describes in greater detail how to use these catalogues. Part One (Volumes 1 and 2) contains pre-1701 imprints. Part Two (not included) contains 18th century imprints. Also contains an abbreviations key, an Index to Incunables, Index to STC (Short Title Catalogue) Titles, Index to Wing Titles, Titles not previously recorded by STC and Wing, and addenda and corrigenda. Laid in to Volume 1 is a newspaper article regarding this book, as well as a bill of sale. Volume 1: Spine head bumped on left side, small dents at foot of upper cover, faint scratch. With the bookplate of "Ex libris Heinz J. Vienken" A date and name in black ink on free endpaper. Volume 2: Minor shelfwear, minor faint scratches, with the same bookplate and ink inscription on free endpaper.