AMERICAN IMPRINTS. 1801 - 1842.; A Checklist. Ralph R. Shaw.

AMERICAN IMPRINTS. 1801 - 1842.; A Checklist.

New York; Metuchen, N.J.; London: The Scarecrow Press. 1958 - 1992. 1st Edition. 52 volumes total, with divers paginations. Early volumes entitled, "American Bibliography". 8vo. ~ 8-3/4" x 5-1/2. Brown cloth binding, gilt lettering. Some volumes with sunned spines. Ex-Library, typical library markings though even so, still a quite solid, serviceable Very Good set. Item #45733

Set includes "Addenda List of Sources Library Symbols (1801-1819)", "Corrections Author Index (1801-1819)", "Printers, Publishers and Booksellers Index Geographical Index (1801-1819)", "Title Index (1801-1819)", "Author Index (1830-1839)", "Author Index Corrections & Sources (1820-1829)", "Title Index Volume I: A - L (1830-1839)", "Title Index Volume II: M - Z (1830-1839)", "Title Index (1820-1829).

This scholarly effort would continue through 1997, with year '1846' being the last volume published, subsequently planned volumes evidently succumbing to the burgeoning presence of information available via the 'Net.

A standard reference for any collector, or seller, of early 19th C American publications.

NB. Heavy set, additonal postage will be assessed.

Price: $495.00

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