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Year book / the Bibliophile Society.

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Author/Creator:
Bibliophile Society (Boston, Mass.)
Other Title:
Yearbook
Publication:
Boston : The Society, 1902-1921.
Format/Description:
Journal/Periodical
20 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm
Annual
1st (1902)-20th (1921).
Continued By:
Bibliophile Society (Boston, Mass.). Annual report of the Bibliophile Society for ...
Subjects:
Bibliography -- Periodicals.
Bibliophile Society (Boston, Mass.) -- Periodicals.
Bibliophile Society (Boston, Mass.) -- Catalogs.
Bibliography -- Periodicals.
Bibliophile Society (Boston, Mass.)
Bibliography
Form/Genre:
Catalogs.
Periodicals.
Notes:
Title varies slightly.
Includes the 1st-20th annual reports of the Society.
Vols. for 1905-1921 include an annual bibliography of the publications of the Society.
Vols. for 1912 and 1914-1921 include a chronological list of the publications of the Society, with prices.
The 1st-12th, 16th and 20th have engraved title-pages within ornamental borders, and in part, with vignettes. These, as well as the printed titles of the other volumes, are preceded by an engraved frontispiece presenting the device and motto of the society and a statement of the number of copies printed: This edition is limited to 500 copies. Printed for members only.
The volumes contain miscellaneous contributions by various authors, annual reports of the organization, list of members, etc.
Bibliography of the publications of the society, included in 4th-20th; a chronological list of the publications, with prices, included in 11th, 13th-20th.
Vols. for 1911 and 1921 called the 10th and 20th anniversary numbers respectively, and contain a bibliographic survey of the work of the Society for the preceding decade, by N.H. Dole.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy (twelfth year book) has bookplate on front pastedown which reads "The house of Orleans."
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy (twelfth year book) has many leaves uncut.
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy (first year book) has ms. note "A A L [S]mith." on front flyleaf.
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy (first year book) has errata slip from ninth year book laid in at back.
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy (twentieth year book) has damaged spine.
Penn Provenance:
Gates, Thomas S. (Inscription)(1908, 1912)(RBC copy)
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1902-1921
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Bibliophile Society (Boston, Mass.). Year book
OCLC:
1771916
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