The Chained Library : a Survey of Four Centuries in the Evolution of the English Library
Streeter, Burnett Hillman

New York, NY Burt Franklin 1970 Reprint Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Slight scuffing to boards. 368 p. w/ many b&w ollus., appendices, name and general indices. A classic introduction to medieval and ancient British libraries and their chained books. A great adition to a library of books about books. Very good Hardcover (Item ID: 16963)


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