TOWN LIBRARY OF IPSWICH. PROVIDED FOR THE USE OF THE TOWN PREACHERS IN 1599. A HISTORY AND CATALOGUE. John Blatchly.

TOWN LIBRARY OF IPSWICH. PROVIDED FOR THE USE OF THE TOWN PREACHERS IN 1599. A HISTORY AND CATALOGUE.

(Ipswich Town Library).
  • Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, (1989).
  • small 4to.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • ix, 199 pages.

Price: $13.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 41434

First edition. "A detailed study of a closed collection of about 1000 books published between 1474 and 1760." History of the library, information on how shelf numbers were assigned, information on bookseller's price coding and a check list of the books. With tipped-in full color plates of Samuel Ward, Cave Beck, Revd. Richard Canning and Revd. Robert Hingeston. A real bargain.