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Author Pene du Bois, Henri, 1858-1906.

Title Four private libraries of New York; a contribution to the history of bibliophilism in America. First series. Preface by Octave Uzanne.

Imprint New York, Duprat, 1892.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection  027.1 P374f    ---  Lib Use Only
Description [4], 119, [1] p. front., illus., 11 pl. (part col.) facsim. 24 cm.
Note Describes the libraries of George Beach de Forest, Samuel P. Avery, Charles Jolly-Bavoillot, and Valentin A. Blacque.
"Edition limited to one thousand numbered copies. Nos. 1 to 200 on Japanese paper. Nos. 201 to 1000 on Holland paper." This copy, unnumbered, on Holland paper.
Subject Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904.
Blacque, Valentin A
De Forest, George Beach
Jolly-Bavoillot, Charles, 1821-1895.
Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York.

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