The Resource Dr. Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly : book collecting in a golden age, by Joel Silver

Dr. Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly : book collecting in a golden age, by Joel Silver

Label
Dr. Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly : book collecting in a golden age
Title
Dr. Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly
Title remainder
book collecting in a golden age
Statement of responsibility
by Joel Silver
Title variation
  • Doctor Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly
  • Rosenbach & Lilly
  • R & L
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Compositor
Papermaker
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a story about book collecting. It has two main characters--J.K. Lilly, Jr. (1893-1966), a book collector whose library is now housed at the Lilly Library at Indiana University, and Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach (1875-1952), an antiquarian bookseller whose own private library may be viewed and consulted at the Rosenbach Museum & Library in Philadelphia."--Prologue
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
SFR
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Illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z989.R67
LC item number
S55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dr. Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly : book collecting in a golden age, by Joel Silver
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "140 copies printed on Arches mouldmade paper ... The book was composed in Dante types by Michael and Winifred Bixler and bound by the Campbell-Logan Bindery"--Colophon
  • Quarter black morocco with mounted label; green cloth boards with gold stamping
  • Title printed in red and black; vignette
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
131 p., [1] leaf of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. facsims.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn632518233
Label
Dr. Rosenbach and Mr. Lilly : book collecting in a golden age, by Joel Silver
Publication
Note
  • "140 copies printed on Arches mouldmade paper ... The book was composed in Dante types by Michael and Winifred Bixler and bound by the Campbell-Logan Bindery"--Colophon
  • Quarter black morocco with mounted label; green cloth boards with gold stamping
  • Title printed in red and black; vignette
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
131 p., [1] leaf of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. facsims.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn632518233

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