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The Resource A long way from the Armstrong beer parlour : a life in rare books, essays by Richard Landon ; with an introduction by Marie Elena Korey

A long way from the Armstrong beer parlour : a life in rare books, essays by Richard Landon ; with an introduction by Marie Elena Korey

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A long way from the Armstrong beer parlour : a life in rare books
Title
A long way from the Armstrong beer parlour
Title remainder
a life in rare books
Statement of responsibility
essays by Richard Landon ; with an introduction by Marie Elena Korey
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays on bibliography, book history, book collecting, and the antiquarian book trade by Richard Landon. Also includes autobiographical essays"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
010/.44
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1001
LC item number
.L262 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A long way from the Armstrong beer parlour : a life in rare books, essays by Richard Landon ; with an introduction by Marie Elena Korey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ronald B. McKerrow, An introduction to bibliography for literary students -- 1989 : the director travels -- Franklin on stage -- Twenty-five years on : personal reminiscences -- The Collard bequest -- A personal miscellany -- Subject bibliography : literature in English -- Charles Darwin : some bibliographical problems and textual implications -- Terra Australis incognita : the exile narratives -- Galileo and scientific epistolography in the late Renaissance -- A man under fire : Henry Vizetelly and the question of obscenity in Victorian England -- Literary forgery and mystifications : causes and effects -- The elixir of life : Richard Garnett, the British Museum Library, and literary London -- Thoreau MacDonald -- From Capell to Tanselle : bibliography and humanities scholarship -- The case of the cabinet connoisseur, or, The concept of special collections -- Embracing the flood : questions about collecting twentieth-century non-literary works -- The two Jameses : Edwards and Lackington and the development of antiquarian bookselling in Great Britain -- The Stillman Drake Galileo Collection -- The antiquarian book trade in Britain 1695-1830 : the use of auction and booksellers' catalogues -- Was William Morris really a pre-Raphaelite? -- The library of King George III -- Two collectors : Thomas Grenville and Lord Amherst of Hackney -- The Hannah Collection in the history of medicine and related sciences -- Who owned it and why it matters : provenance
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781584563303
Isbn Type
(Oak Knoll Press)
Lccn
2014029596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024436432
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892055598
  • UtOrBLW
Label
A long way from the Armstrong beer parlour : a life in rare books, essays by Richard Landon ; with an introduction by Marie Elena Korey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ronald B. McKerrow, An introduction to bibliography for literary students -- 1989 : the director travels -- Franklin on stage -- Twenty-five years on : personal reminiscences -- The Collard bequest -- A personal miscellany -- Subject bibliography : literature in English -- Charles Darwin : some bibliographical problems and textual implications -- Terra Australis incognita : the exile narratives -- Galileo and scientific epistolography in the late Renaissance -- A man under fire : Henry Vizetelly and the question of obscenity in Victorian England -- Literary forgery and mystifications : causes and effects -- The elixir of life : Richard Garnett, the British Museum Library, and literary London -- Thoreau MacDonald -- From Capell to Tanselle : bibliography and humanities scholarship -- The case of the cabinet connoisseur, or, The concept of special collections -- Embracing the flood : questions about collecting twentieth-century non-literary works -- The two Jameses : Edwards and Lackington and the development of antiquarian bookselling in Great Britain -- The Stillman Drake Galileo Collection -- The antiquarian book trade in Britain 1695-1830 : the use of auction and booksellers' catalogues -- Was William Morris really a pre-Raphaelite? -- The library of King George III -- Two collectors : Thomas Grenville and Lord Amherst of Hackney -- The Hannah Collection in the history of medicine and related sciences -- Who owned it and why it matters : provenance
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781584563303
Isbn Type
(Oak Knoll Press)
Lccn
2014029596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024436432
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892055598
  • UtOrBLW

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