Order Nr. 12165 HANDBOOK TO THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM: CONTAINING A BRIEF HISTORY OF ITS FORMATION ... WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF THE PRINCIPAL LIBRARIES IN LONDON. Richard Sims.

HANDBOOK TO THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM: CONTAINING A BRIEF HISTORY OF ITS FORMATION ... WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF THE PRINCIPAL LIBRARIES IN LONDON.

  • London: John Russell Smith, 1854.
  • tall 12mo.
  • modern cloth.
  • xii, 418, (2) pages.

Price: $50.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 12165

With frontispiece map showing the library's location. Wear to head and tail of spine, with the head of the spine having some tears to the cloth. Covers spotted. General shelfwear. Lower corner and fore-edge bumped. Rear board separated, yet present. The binding looks like a publisher's binding making one believe that a number of copies were found in sheets and issued this way. From the Thomas M. Whitehead Collection of Books About Books.