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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. A.L.A. PORTRAIT INDEX: INDEX TO PORTRAITS CONTAINED IN PRINTED BOOKS AND PERIODICALS.

by Lane, William Coolidge and Nina E. Browne

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Wash.,: GPO, 1906. First edition. [75],1601pp. Original thick small 4to cloth. Sheehy BE83: "An index to portraits contained in 1181 sets (6,216 volumes) including both books and periodicals through the year 1904. Indexes some 120,000 portraits of about 40,000 persons. Information given includes [1] dates of birth and death, and brief characterization of the person, artist, engraver, etc. of the portrait; and [2]volume and page of the work where the portrait may be found. Does not index portrait in local histories, genealogical works, or collections of engravings as such, or portraits of writers included in sets of their collected works.
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  • Bookseller: Michael Ginsberg Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17819
  • Title: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. A.L.A. PORTRAIT INDEX: INDEX TO PORTRAITS CONTAINED IN PRINTED BOOKS AND PERIODICALS.
  • Author: Lane, William Coolidge and Nina E. Browne
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: GPO
  • Place: Wash.,
  • Date published: 1906
  • Keywords: ART; REFERENCE


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