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Title:
Catalogue of the John Boyd Thacher collection of incunabula.
Author:
Thacher, John Boyd, 1847-1909.
Publication Information:
Washington : Government Printing Office, 1915.
Physical Description:
329 pages including illustrations, facsimile in color : frontispiece (portrait) ; 26 cm
General Note:
At head of title: Library of Congress.

"The ... collection ... was on April 27, 1910, intrusted by Mrs. John Boyd Thacher to the custody of the Library of Congress as a deposit subject to her pleasure."--Introd.

840 works; specimens of over 500 presses.

This volume, with added title and preface, forms the first volume of the catalogue of the collection of John Boyd Thacher in the Library of Congress, in three volumes. 1931.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction.--John Boyd Thacher: a biographic sketch.--List of works of John Boyd Thacher.--Preface.--Authorities.--Fifteenth century books.--Indexes: I. Countries: II. Towns: III. Printers and publishers: IV. Authors and books: V. Hain number.
Format :
Book