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Valuable private library.

Joel Munsell

Valuable private library.

Catalogue of a ... collection of books principally relating to America, comprising a portion of the private library of Joel Munsell, of Albany, N.Y. ...

by Joel Munsell

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Published in [New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America,
  • New York (State),
  • Albany
    • Subjects:
    • Private libraries -- New York (State) -- Albany -- Catalogs.,
    • America -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementto be sold at auction, April 11, 1865, and the following days, by J.E. Cooley, George A. Leavitt, auctioneer ... New York.
      GenreCatalogs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1207.Z9 M8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 123 p.
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6559663M
      LC Control Number13017945
      OCLC/WorldCa9221596

        I visited the British Library for the first time to track down a couple books for my dissertation and of course it landed me straight into the restricted . The collections housed in The Rare Book and Special Collections Division amount to nearly , books, encompassing nearly all eras and subjects maintained in well over separate collections. All of these collections offer scholarly documentation about the western and American traditions of life and learning. The Division’s collection of nearly 5, incunabula (fifteenth-century.

      Valuable private library of a well-known Philadelphia collector embracing rare & scarce Americana, American & historic bibles, American prayer books, American hymnals, books from the library of eminent personages, publications of early American printers first American editions.. by Henkels, S. V. (Stanislaus Vincent), Read "Valuable private library of a well-known Philadelphia collector embracing rare & scarce Americana, American & historic bibles, American prayer books, American hymnals, books from the library of eminent personages, publications of early Americ" by S. V. (Stanislaus Vincent) Henkels avai.

        Rarity Rarity is the principle most often ascribed to a book’s value that – in reality – plays the least important role. In fact, rarity only matters if the book has demand, which is driven by the nine criteria above. So while it may be harder to find a tenth edition than a first edition of Huckleberry Finn, that doesn’t mean that it’s worth more. About Hitler’s Private Library. A Washington Post Notable Book With a new chapter on eugenicist Madison Grant’s The Passing of the Great Race In this brilliant and original exploration of some of the formative influences in Adolf Hitler’s life, Timothy Ryback examines the books .


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