Handbook to the library of the British Museum: containing a brief history of its formation, and of the various collections of which it is composed ; descriptions of the catalogues in present use ; classed lists of the manuscripts, etc ; and a variety of information indispensable for the "readers" at that institution ; with some account of the principle libraries in London
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