Thacher, John Boyd, 1847-1909, Catalogue of the John Boyd Thacher collection of incunabula , 1915
Catalogue of the John Boyd Thacher collection of incunabula / compiled by Frederick W. Ashley, chief of the Order division.
- Washington, D.C. : Govt. Print Off., 1915.
- Physical Description:
- 329 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
- Reference LibraryZ240 T43 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- At head of title: Library of Congress.
"The ... collection ... was on April 27, 1910, intrusted by Mrs. John Boyd Thacher to the custody of the Library of Congress as a deposit subject to her pleasure.:--Introd.
840 works; specimens of over 500 presses.
This volume, with added title and preface, forms the first volume of the catalogue of the Collection of John Boyd Thacher in the Library of Congress, in three volumes. 1931.
- Subject Terms:
- Incunabula -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.Klebs, Arnold C. (Arnold Carl), 1870-1943 -- Ownership (Med copy).
- Introduction.--John Boyd Thacher: a biographic sketch.--List of works by John Boyd Thacher.--Preface.--Authorities.--Fifteenth century books.--Indexes: I. Countries; II. Towns; III. Printers and publishers; IV. Authors and books; V. Hain numbers.