Elements of Bibliography

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1916 - Bibliography - 58 pages
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Page 12 - The material of historical bibliography comprises primary and secondary sources of book information. Primary sources constitute the bulk of contemporary historical bibliography, while the secondary sources constitute the great body of antiquarian book knowledge.
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Page 20 - ... should occupy in a logical classification of all literature based on a previous classification of all knowledge.
Page 28 - Pamphlets and other ephemeral publications that are soon lost unless they find a home in public libraries. 3. Works of which only a few copies are printed. 4. Works which...
Page 24 - The arrangement of entries is by authors' names, in alphabetical order, with a classification and a topical index. The book descriptions are very full, and prices are often given, together with other useful notes and information.

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