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Guide to Extracts from Various Works on the Origin of Printing Made by S. Sotheby During His Researches for His Intended Work Thereon 19th century

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Extracts from Various Works on the Origin of Printing Made by S. Sotheby During His Researches for His Intended Work Thereon

Dates:

19th century

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 217

Size:

2 volumes

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Scrapbook of extracts copied in several hands, with notes, clippings, and printed pamphlets in English and French, related to the development of the printing press.

Information on Use

Access

The manuscript is open for research.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Extracts from Various Works on the Origin of Printing Made by S. Sotheby During His Researches for His Intended Work Thereon, Crerar Ms 217, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Scrapbook of extracts copied in several hands, with notes, clippings, and printed pamphlets in English and French, related to the development of the printing press.

Binder's title: Collections on the origin of printing formed by S. Sotheby and S. Leigh Sotheby.

Arranged by S. Leigh Sotheby (1805-1861) Some items in English, some in French.

Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 217