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Provenance research in book history : a handbook, David Pearson

Label
Provenance research in book history : a handbook
Title
Provenance research in book history
Title remainder
a handbook
Statement of responsibility
David Pearson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EUW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearson, David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
Z994.G7
LC item number
P43 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
British Library studies in the history of the book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Library catalogs
  • Books
  • Library catalogs
  • Books
  • Manuscripts
  • Book collecting
  • Bookplates
  • Books
  • Bibliography
  • Book catalogs
Label
Provenance research in book history : a handbook, David Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The purpose of this book. The study of provenance. Problems of provenance research --Inscriptions, mottoes & other manuscript additions: Inscriptions in books. Mottoes. Manuscript bookplates and calligraphic inscriptions. Painted-in heraldic marks of ownership. Booksellers' codes. Institutional library inscriptions. Identifying manuscript inscriptions -- Bookplates, book labels and book stamps: Bookplates. Identifying bookplates: Standard bibliographies. Collections of bookplates. Journals. Exhibition catalogues. Books about bookplates. Bibliographies of works on bookplates --Book labels. Book stamps: Library stamps -- Armorials, other binding stamps & external features: Armorials: Identifying armorials -- Names, initials, monograms and ciphers -- Mottoes on boards -- Engraved metal plates -- Labels on boards -- Edges -- Distinctive bindings -- Initials on binders' tools -- Sale catalogues: The history and importance of sale catalogues. Identifying and locating sale catalogues. Auctioneers. Booksellers. Works on the history of sale catalogues --
  • Catalogues and lists of private libraries: Printed lists and catalogues. Manuscript lists and inventories: Probate inventories. Wills. Other manuscript lists. Bibliographies of manuscript lists and catalogues: Private Libraries in Renaissance England. Early union catalogues. Subscription lists -- Provenance indexes: Great Britain and Ireland. USA. Canada -- Heraldry, paleography, biography, works on book collection and library history: Heraldry: Basic terminology: Cadency. Crests. Crowns and coronets. Marshalling of arms. Identifying a coat of arms. Further sources on heraldry: Dictionaries of arms. Standard textbooks. Dictionaries of terminology. Crests and mottoes -- Palaeography: Abbreviations. Palaeographical textbooks and collections of examples --
  • Biography: Bibliographies and consolidated indexes. National and international biographical dictionaries. Educational lists and registers. Clergy. Lawyers. Officers of state and members of Parliament. Medics and scientists. The aristocracy and gentry. Genealogy, family history and other sources -- Works on book collecting and library history: Articles on the study and use of provenance. Studies of book collecting and collectors: The medieval period. From the end of the medieval period to the present day -- Directories of book collectors. Bibliographies covering book collecting and collectors
Control code
40474302
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Amended reprint
Extent
xiv, 326
Isbn
9781884718793
Isbn Type
(Oak Knoll cased ed.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims.
Label
Provenance research in book history : a handbook, David Pearson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The purpose of this book. The study of provenance. Problems of provenance research --Inscriptions, mottoes & other manuscript additions: Inscriptions in books. Mottoes. Manuscript bookplates and calligraphic inscriptions. Painted-in heraldic marks of ownership. Booksellers' codes. Institutional library inscriptions. Identifying manuscript inscriptions -- Bookplates, book labels and book stamps: Bookplates. Identifying bookplates: Standard bibliographies. Collections of bookplates. Journals. Exhibition catalogues. Books about bookplates. Bibliographies of works on bookplates --Book labels. Book stamps: Library stamps -- Armorials, other binding stamps & external features: Armorials: Identifying armorials -- Names, initials, monograms and ciphers -- Mottoes on boards -- Engraved metal plates -- Labels on boards -- Edges -- Distinctive bindings -- Initials on binders' tools -- Sale catalogues: The history and importance of sale catalogues. Identifying and locating sale catalogues. Auctioneers. Booksellers. Works on the history of sale catalogues --
  • Catalogues and lists of private libraries: Printed lists and catalogues. Manuscript lists and inventories: Probate inventories. Wills. Other manuscript lists. Bibliographies of manuscript lists and catalogues: Private Libraries in Renaissance England. Early union catalogues. Subscription lists -- Provenance indexes: Great Britain and Ireland. USA. Canada -- Heraldry, paleography, biography, works on book collection and library history: Heraldry: Basic terminology: Cadency. Crests. Crowns and coronets. Marshalling of arms. Identifying a coat of arms. Further sources on heraldry: Dictionaries of arms. Standard textbooks. Dictionaries of terminology. Crests and mottoes -- Palaeography: Abbreviations. Palaeographical textbooks and collections of examples --
  • Biography: Bibliographies and consolidated indexes. National and international biographical dictionaries. Educational lists and registers. Clergy. Lawyers. Officers of state and members of Parliament. Medics and scientists. The aristocracy and gentry. Genealogy, family history and other sources -- Works on book collecting and library history: Articles on the study and use of provenance. Studies of book collecting and collectors: The medieval period. From the end of the medieval period to the present day -- Directories of book collectors. Bibliographies covering book collecting and collectors
Control code
40474302
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Amended reprint
Extent
xiv, 326
Isbn
9781884718793
Isbn Type
(Oak Knoll cased ed.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims.

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