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The Resource Kay Amert research papers

Kay Amert research papers

Label
Kay Amert research papers
Title
Kay Amert research papers
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ita
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Collection contains the papers, research notes, article drafts, and professional correspondence of Kay Amert. The bulk of Amert's research papers focus on the work of Simon de Colines (died 1576), a sixteenth-century Renaissance printer based in Paris, France. The collection includes detailed notes on individual books from the Estienne and Colines presses, especially the types used. The books she studied are housed in various library collections worldwide. This collection also contains the draft of several research papers and book chapters Amert wrote based on her research, and includes some pre-publication correspondence with her editors and publishers about her writings
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UBY
Index
no index present
Language note
Materials are in English, French, Italian, and Latin
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Kay Amert research papers
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS6804
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 12 boxes
  • (6 linear feet)
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Susan Amert;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Organization method
Arranged into seven series: 1. Kay Amert research notes on Simon de Colines and his typography, circa 1995-2003. 2. Kay Amert photographs, negatives, and photocopies of type fonts, circa 1995-2002. 3. Kay Amert research notes on Estienne family, 1986-2004. 4. Kay Amert research notes on sixteenth-century printing, circa 1987-2004. 5. Kay Amert notes on Augereau, circa 1986-2005. 6. Kay Amert notes on printing marques, circa 1994-2005. 7. Kay Amert papers and publications, 1989-2007.
Ownership
Donated in 2009 by Susan Amert, Kay Amert's sister.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn748597296
  • (Sirsi) a5122340
  • (UBY)a5122340
Label
Kay Amert research papers
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS6804
Publication
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 12 boxes
  • (6 linear feet)
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Susan Amert;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Organization method
Arranged into seven series: 1. Kay Amert research notes on Simon de Colines and his typography, circa 1995-2003. 2. Kay Amert photographs, negatives, and photocopies of type fonts, circa 1995-2002. 3. Kay Amert research notes on Estienne family, 1986-2004. 4. Kay Amert research notes on sixteenth-century printing, circa 1987-2004. 5. Kay Amert notes on Augereau, circa 1986-2005. 6. Kay Amert notes on printing marques, circa 1994-2005. 7. Kay Amert papers and publications, 1989-2007.
Ownership
Donated in 2009 by Susan Amert, Kay Amert's sister.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn748597296
  • (Sirsi) a5122340
  • (UBY)a5122340

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