Todd collection of photographically extra-illustrated Tauchnitz editions, [1750-1985].

Collector
Todd, William B. (William Burton) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Description
109 volumes

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Subject(s)
Former owner
Publisher
Library of Congress genre(s)
Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Compiled/​Created
[1750-1985].
Summary note
A collection of 53 titles (109 volumes) formed by Professor William B. Todd in connection with his collecting the editions of Tauchnitz. The 53 titles are arranged in series. The first and largest series is 37 copies of Hawthorne's "Transformation, or Marble Faun." Present in the collection file is Todd's notes (10 p.) giving a bibliographical analysis of the collection; the first section of which is a more detailed version of Todd & Bowen's "Tauchnitz international editions in English," 1841-1955, no. 515-516.
Source acquisition
Purchase: Kevin B. MacDonnell Rare Books, Inc. ; 2001.
References
Todd & Bowen. Tauchnitz international editions in English, 1841-1955.
OCLC
54748217
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