The Resource The British Museum Library : a short history and survey, by Arundell Esdaile ; with an introduction by Sir Frederic G. Kenyon

The British Museum Library : a short history and survey, by Arundell Esdaile ; with an introduction by Sir Frederic G. Kenyon

Label
The British Museum Library : a short history and survey
Title
The British Museum Library
Title remainder
a short history and survey
Statement of responsibility
by Arundell Esdaile ; with an introduction by Sir Frederic G. Kenyon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OUN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1880-1956
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Esdaile, Arundell James Kennedy
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z792.B863
LC item number
E8 1946
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Library association series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Museum
  • British Museum
  • British Museum
  • British Library
  • British Museum
  • British museum
Label
The British Museum Library : a short history and survey, by Arundell Esdaile ; with an introduction by Sir Frederic G. Kenyon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 1946."
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 349-375)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Historical. The foundation -- Montagu House and the first fifty years -- Two public enquiries: growth and dissension (1835-50) -- The Reading Room and Iron Library: Panizzi, principal librarian (1851-66) -- Interlude: Winter Jones, principal librarian (1866-78) -- Bond, principal librarian: printing the general catalogue (1878-88) -- Maunde Thompson, director and principal librarian (1888-1909) -- The last thirty years -- pt. II. The collections and their catalogues. The printed books -- The manuscripts -- The oriental printed books and manuscripts
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
388 pages
Lccn
47002011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00370910
  • (OCoLC)ocm00370910
Label
The British Museum Library : a short history and survey, by Arundell Esdaile ; with an introduction by Sir Frederic G. Kenyon
Publication
Note
"First published in 1946."
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 349-375)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Historical. The foundation -- Montagu House and the first fifty years -- Two public enquiries: growth and dissension (1835-50) -- The Reading Room and Iron Library: Panizzi, principal librarian (1851-66) -- Interlude: Winter Jones, principal librarian (1866-78) -- Bond, principal librarian: printing the general catalogue (1878-88) -- Maunde Thompson, director and principal librarian (1888-1909) -- The last thirty years -- pt. II. The collections and their catalogues. The printed books -- The manuscripts -- The oriental printed books and manuscripts
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
388 pages
Lccn
47002011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00370910
  • (OCoLC)ocm00370910

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