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Rare books and manuscripts

Alfred Hamish Reed

Rare books and manuscripts

the story of the Dunedin Public Library"s Alfred and Isabel Reed Collection

by Alfred Hamish Reed

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Published by Reed for the Dunedin Public Library in Wellington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand,
  • Dunedin.,
  • Dunedin
    • Subjects:
    • Dunedin, N.Z. Public Library.,
    • Book collecting -- New Zealand -- Dunedin.,
    • Manuscripts -- Collectors and collecting -- New Zealand -- Dunedin.,
    • Rare books -- New Zealand -- Dunedin -- Bibliography.,
    • Library resources -- New Zealand -- Dunedin.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A. H. Reed.
      SeriesReed Fund publications,, no. 10
      ContributionsDunedin, N.Z. Public Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1029 .R4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination54 p.
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4661077M
      LC Control Number77551259

      Welcome. I buy, authenticate, research, catalog, exhibit, sell: 18th, 19th, and early 20th century rare books and manuscripts, paper, photographs, and visual culture, all of American origin or context. Est. , I have over 20 years experience in the rare book trade. rare books, manuscripts, broadsides, pamphlets and medical and scientific journals ( to ). The rare book and manuscript collection covers a wide range of subjects of materials mainly produced in Western Europe, North America and East Asia. Collection strengths include: .

      The Rare Book Collection contains over , printed books, pamphlets, broadsides and other material, with imprints between the fifteenth and twentieth centuries. The collection has developed from the early years of the school, and now includes all of the Library’s pre holdings and most pre American imprints. The Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division collects, preserves, and makes available for research purposes rare, unique, and primary materials that document the history and culture of people of African descent throughout the world, with a concentration on the Americas and the Caribbean.

      Bonhams books and manuscripts department holds world auction records for works by Aristotle ($,), John Keats (£,), Alan Turing (both manuscript and printed book, $1,, and £,), Christopher Columbus ($,), Karl Marx (£,) and Robert Boyle (£,), and for a presentation copy of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter. Fine Books & Collections is the internet's leading destination for news and information on collecting rare books, maps, manuscripts, prints, graphic arts, fine press editions, and more.


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Most of the usually budget-priced books in these simple, unillustrated, EXTENSIVE catalogues are not offered via any of the databases (e.g., ABE, Biblio, ILAB); they are mostly not described, either, in the highly illustrated catalogues listed and linked to above and at left on this page.

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