The study of incunabula / by Konrad Haebler ; translated from the German by Lucy Eugenia Osborne ; with a foreword by Alfred W. Pollard.

Author
Haebler, Konrad, 1857-1946 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
  • English
  • German
Published/​Created
New York : The Grolier Club, 1933.
Description
[2], xvi, [2], 241, [1] p. ; 24 cm.

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Notes
  • "Translated from the German edition of 1925, but embodies also certain revisions of the text made by the author in 1932." - Translator's note, p. xiii.
  • Translation of Handbuch der inkunabelkunde.
  • "The Committee on Publications of The Grolier Club certifies that this copy ... is one of an edition of three hundred and fifty copies on antique wove rag paper, printed in the month of September, 1933. 13 [number written in ink]"--p. [i].
  • "Elmer Adler"--Written in ink on p. [2] of cover.
  • "Article by Freemont Rider, in Libr. Quarterly, July 1939, Number of volumes of Incunabula : Beyerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich, 16,000 ; British Museum, 11,500 ; Bibliotheque National, Paris, 10,000 ; Vienna, 9,000 ; Oxford Univ, 7,744 ; Huntington, 5,200 ; etc."--Manuscript annotations written in ink on p. [2] of cover.
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United States New York (State) New York
LCCN
33031237
OCLC
347510
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