The John Rylands Library, Manchester

By Guppy, Henry

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: 1899-1924.

by Guppy, Henry.

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1924.
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Manchester, England:: Univesity Press,, 1924.. Quarter Cloth. Good. 144 pp. Library binding - boards sl. warped, spine bumped. Light soil to covers. Hinges cracked. Library stamps, title page embossed. Inscription to Ruth Draper (monologist/actress?) on ffep from author, its librarian. Title cont'd; " A record of its history with brief descriptions of the building and its contents." 62… Read more
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Manchester: The John Rylands Library, 1906. No marks or inscriptions. Lightly creased covers with oversize edges which are very well rubbed and nicked. A clean very tight copy with sunning to front end paper and dusty uncut edges. Scarce. 89pp. Contents of the library are discussed, followed by a description of the buildings over 48 pages.… Read more
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Manchester: At the University Press, 1939. stiff paper wrappers. Bookbinding. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. ix, 70, (2) pages. With preface by Guppy followed by the catalogue. With separate plates in black-and-white. 17 illustrations.
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Manchester: The University Press, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. Three quarter red leather over marbled paper covered boards titled in gilt on spine. Original wrappers are bound in. Minor rubbing to boards and edges of boards. Minor toning to margins of pages. 58 pages. An attractive book. BOB/042915.
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Manchester: University Press, 1914. stiff paper wrappers. Rylands, John. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (x), 89 pages. Illustrated. Ink inscription on half-title.
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Manchester/London: The University Press/ Sherratt & Hughes, 1909. vii., 221 pages. Bound in Navy cloth, with red label, gilt titling to spine, gilt date 1904(sic), uncut edgs. Some minor wear to covers, spotting to prelims. Bookplate of Arnold Yates to front pastedown. Yates (1900-1971), a bibliophile and collector from adolescence, he never realized his dream of operating a private press.… Read more
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Manchester: University Press, 1914. stiff paper wrappers. Rylands, John. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (x), 89 pages. Front cover detached and with tape mark on covers. With the bookplate of the Gladstone Library of the National Liberal Club.
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Manchester: John Rylands Library, 1909. stiff paper wrappers. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. vii, 221 pages. Some wear at spine ends.
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The John Rylands Library Manchester: A Brief Historical Description of the Library and Its Contents, Illustrated with Thirty-Seven Views and Facsimiles

by Guppy, Henry (intro.)

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William Glynn
Published
1914
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Very Good
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First Edition.
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Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1914. 73 pages, b/w illustrations. Top edges uncut. Some wear, soiling to covers, some age toning to pages. [553] Size: 225mm. x 150mm.. First Edition.. Card Covers. Very Good. 225mm. x 150mm.. Book.
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Manchester: Manchester University Press. 88pp paperback, printed card covers, with 17 bw plates including frontispiece, with bookplate and minor pencil annotations of the art historian David Talbot-Rice ('in Commemoration of the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of its Inauguration') edges of covers chipped with pencil inscription 'from Dr Guppy..1932' scattered spotting . Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 1924.
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image of The John Rylands Library Manchester: catalogue of an exhibition Illustrating the history of the transmission of the bible, with an introductory sketch by the Librarian, and twenty-two facsimiles. In Commemoration of the Four-Hundredth Anniversary of the Publication of the First Complete English Bible, October, 1535

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Manchester University Press, 1935-01-01. Paperback. Good. Softcover bound book. This book has yapped covers, the soft covers extend beyond the text block like a hardcover book, and due to this are easily bent, and chipped. Text appears clean and unmarked. "The John Rylands Library Manchester: catalogue of an exhibition Illustrating the history of the transmission of the bible,… Read more
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Manchester (etc.): Manchester University Press/Longman's Green & Co.,, 1924. first edition, issued In commemoration of the twenty fifth anniversary of its inauguration. ; large octavo,xviii, 144 pp., frontis., plates; front cover of paper wrappers detached and chipped with back cover lacking, text browned, good only
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Manchester: Manchester University Press. Good. 1935. First Edition. Paperback. Clean, tightly bound paperback original, yapped card covers are edgeworn, page edges roughly cut, signed in pencil by several people on the rear endpaper (if you are a Baum, Middleton, Messenger or Stevens then one of your ancestors may be here!). xiv + 112 pages + 14pp publishers… Read more
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Manchester: At the University Press, 1912. stiff paper wrappers. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. xiii, 134 pages. With preface by Guppy followed by the catalogue. With separate plates in black-and-white. Covers chipped and faded around edges. Front wrapper partially detached.
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GB: Manchester University Press, 1921. Book is in very good minus condition with minor but noticeable signs of wear and/or age. Some spotting etc mostly to covers. . 1st Edition. Paperback. VG-.
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The John Rylands Library, 1914. Rebound.This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,550grams, ISBN:
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