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The Chained Library : a Survey of Four Centuries in the Evolution of the English Library

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The Chained Library : a Survey of Four Centuries in the Evolution of the English Library

by Streeter, Burnett Hillman

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  • hardcover
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New York, NY: Burt Franklin, 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket issued. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Slight scuffing to boards. 368 p. w/ many b&w ollus., appendices, name and general indices. A classic introduction to medieval and ancient British libraries and their chained books. A great adition to a library of books about books.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
16963
Title
The Chained Library : a Survey of Four Centuries in the Evolution of the English Library
Author
Streeter, Burnett Hillman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Jacket condition
No dust jacket issued
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Burt Franklin
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Date published
1970
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jacket
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reprint
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