Order Nr. 100871 THE FIRST CENTURY OF THE JOHN CARTER BROWN LIBRARY A HISTORY WITH A GUIDE TO THE COLLECTIONS. Lawrence C. Wroth.

THE FIRST CENTURY OF THE JOHN CARTER BROWN LIBRARY A HISTORY WITH A GUIDE TO THE COLLECTIONS.

  • Providence: The John Carter Brown Library, 1946.
  • 8vo.
  • red cloth spine with marbled paper covered boards.
  • vi, 88 pages.

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Order Nr. 100871

First edition. Spine lightly rubbed, else a near fine copy. Illustrated. Includes interesting comments on the Americana collector, John Carter Brown, and his relations with the bookseller, Henry Stevens. Printed by D.B. Updike at his Merrymount Press (Smith 973). A variant binding in red.