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The John Rylands Library Manchester: 1899-1924.

Guppy, Henry.

Manchester, England:: Univesity Press,, 1924.. Quarter Cloth. Good. 144 pp. Library binding - boards sl. warped, spine bumped. Light soil to covers. Hinges cracked. Library stamps, title page embossed. Inscription to Ruth Draper (monologist/actress?) on ffep from author, its librarian. Title cont'd; " A record of its history with brief descriptions of the building and its contents." 62 views and facsimiles. Signed

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The John Rylands Library Manchester : A brief historical description of the library and its contents with catalogue of the exhibition of early Greek and Latin Classics

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: The John Rylands Library, 1906. No marks or inscriptions. Lightly creased covers with oversize edges which are very well rubbed and nicked. A clean very tight copy with sunning to front end paper and dusty uncut edges. Scarce. 89pp. Contents of the library are discussed, followed by a description of the buildings over 48 pages. Then a descriptive list of the earliest printed editions of the Greek and Latin classics exhibited in the main library. The work closes with lists of the Trustees and Officers of the library, its rules and regulations and some facsimiles provided for student use. Illustrated with photographs.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 9 x 5.5 inches.

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JOHN RYLANDS LIBRARY MANCHESTER: CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION OF MEDIAEVAL MANUSCRIPTS AND JEWELLED BOOK COVERS..

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: At the University Press, 1939. stiff paper wrappers. Bookbinding. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. ix, 70, (2) pages. With preface by Guppy followed by the catalogue. With separate plates in black-and-white. 17 illustrations.

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: catalogue of an exhibition Illustrating the history of the transmission of the bible, with an introductory sketch by the Librarian, and twenty-two facsimiles. In Commemoration of the Four-Hundredth Anniversary of the Publication of the First Complete English Bible, October, 1535

Guppy, Henry (ed)

Manchester University Press, 1935-01-01. Paperback. Good. Softcover bound book. This book has yapped covers, the soft covers extend beyond the text block like a hardcover book, and due to this are easily bent, and chipped. Text appears clean and unmarked. "The John Rylands Library Manchester: catalogue of an exhibition Illustrating the history of the transmission of the bible, with an introductory sketch by the Librarian, and twenty-two facsimiles. In Commemoration of the Four-Hundredth Anniversary of the Publication of the First Complete English Bible, October, 1535. * * * * * * * * * * {FREE Media Mail Shipping! Images available for any item, just ask. Any images shown next to the listing that have our www.aCastleofBooks.com watermark on them are the exact item you will receive, all other images are for reference only. Free delivery confirmation for domestic orders. Books with Author signatures are guaranteed authentic. We understand collectors needs in terms of accurate grading and proper packaging. We stand behind our descriptions 100%. All items will be shipped securely to insure that they arrive in exactly the same condition in which they left. May have small easily erasable pencil markings on first page. Our Packing Slips do not contain any pricing information so you may order items as Gifts or for Dropship without concern. We ship every Monday, Wednesday & Friday morning. All items subject to prior sale. Why the odd prices? We run a percent discount for our Biblio listings, which insures Biblio has our lowest prices online, but does give odd change.}

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: A Brief Record of Twenty-one Years' Work (MCM January MCMXXI). Illustrated with Forty-Three Views and Facsimiles

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: The University Press, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. Three quarter red leather over marbled paper covered boards titled in gilt on spine. Original wrappers are bound in. Minor rubbing to boards and edges of boards. Minor toning to margins of pages. 58 pages. An attractive book. BOB/042915.

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: An Analytical Catalogue of the Contents of the Two Editions of "An English Garner", Compiled By Edward Arber (1877-97), and Rearranged Under the Editorship of Thomas Seccombe (1903-04)

Guppy, Henry

Manchester/London: The University Press/ Sherratt & Hughes, 1909. vii., 221 pages. Bound in Navy cloth, with red label, gilt titling to spine, gilt date 1904(sic), uncut edgs. Some minor wear to covers, spotting to prelims. Bookplate of Arnold Yates to front pastedown. Yates (1900-1971), a bibliophile and collector from adolescence, he never realized his dream of operating a private press. [487] Size: 260mm. x 170mm.. First Edition.. Navy Cloth. Very Good. 260mm. x 170mm.. Book.

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: Mediaeval Manuscripts and Jewelled Book Covers

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: Manchester University. G: in good condition without dust jacket as issued. 1939. First Edition. Grey card cover. 260mm x 170mm (10" x 7"). xi, 70pp + plates. 17 b/w plates (1 fold-out). .

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JOHN RYLANDS LIBRARY, MANCHESTER: A BRIEF HISTORICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE LIBRARY AND ITS CONTENTS, ILLUSTRATED WITH THIRTY-SEVEN VIEWS AND FACSIMILES.|THE

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: University Press, 1914. stiff paper wrappers. Rylands, John. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (x), 89 pages. Illustrated. Ink inscription on half-title.

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THE JOHN RYLANDS LIBRARY MANCHESTER: 1899 - 1935. A brief record of its history with descriptions of the Building and its Contents. Illustrated with 60 views and facsimiles

Henry Guppy

Manchester: The Manchester University Press, 1935. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Well-illustrated library history. Rough cut pages, some a little worn to edges. Ditto oversized paper covers. Otherwise VG order throughout. 4to. 106pp + 14pp publisher's catalogue.

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Guppy, Henry

Manchester: University Press, 1914. stiff paper wrappers. Rylands, John. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (x), 89 pages. Front cover detached and with tape mark on covers. With the bookplate of the Gladstone Library of the National Liberal Club.

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JOHN RYLANDS LIBRARY MANCHESTER: AN ANLYTICAL CATALOGUE OF THE CONTENTS OF THE TWO EDITIONS OF "AN ENGLISH GARNER," COMPILED BY EDWARD ARBER (1877-97), AND REARRANGED UNDER THE EDITORSHIP OF THOMAS SECCOMBE (1903-04)

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: John Rylands Library, 1909. stiff paper wrappers. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. vii, 221 pages. Some wear at spine ends.

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: Catalogue Of An Exhibition Illustrating The History Of The Transmission Of The Bible, With An Introductory Sketch By The Librarian, And Twenty-Two Facsimiles

Henry Guppy

The Manchester University. 112 pages. Signature on end paper. Soft card cover with small tears around the edges, also a slit at base of spine approx. 3 cm. Occ. very minor foxing. Clean book in soft card covers. The John Rylands Library Manchester: Catalogue Of An Exhibition Illustrating The History Of The Transmission Of The Bible, With An Introductory Sketch By The Librarian, And Twenty-Two Facsimiles . Good. Soft cover. 1935.

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The John Rylands Library, Manchester: 1899-1924. A Record of Its History with Brief Descriptions of the Building and Its Contents

Guppy, Henry

Manchester University Press, 1924,. 1924. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 1st edition, hardback, tall 8vo, xviii,144pp, illustrated, slight foxing, contents otherwise clean and sound, no inscriptions, quarter-cloth binding, slightly rubbed, Very Good condition .

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The John Rylands Library, Manchester: Catalogue of an Exhibition of Mediaeval Manuscripts and Jewelled Book Covers exhibited in the Main Library 1939

Guppy, Henry (Preface)

Manchester University Press, 1939,. 1939. Soft cover. paperback, large 8vo, xii,70pp, 17 illustrations, text clean and tight, inscribed on half-title, 'given to P.R.B. by Dr. Guppy', dated 1946, paper wraps, slightly frayed, Very Good condition .

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The John Rylands Library, Manchester: Catalogue of Exhibition of the Earliest Printed Editions of Greek and Latin Classics and of a few Manuscripts

Guppy, Henry

Manchester University Press, 1926,. 1926. Soft cover. paperback, tall 8vo, viii,72pp, illustrated, 8 plates, slight foxing, contents otherwise clean and tight, no inscriptions, paper wraps, slightly frayed, Good condition .

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The John Rylands Library, Manchester: 1899-1924. A record of its history with brief descriptions of the building and its contents. Illustrated with sixty two views and facsimiles.

Guppy, Henry.

Manchester (etc.): Manchester University Press/Longman's Green & Co.,, 1924. first edition, issued "In commemoration of the twenty fifth anniversary of its inauguration."; large octavo,xviii, 144 pp., frontis., plates; front cover of paper wrappers detached and chipped with back cover lacking, text browned, good only

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: A Brief Historical Description of the Library and Its Contents, Illustrated with Thirty-Seven Views and Facsimiles

Guppy, Henry (intro.)

Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1914. 73 pages, b/w illustrations. Top edges uncut. Some wear, soiling to covers, some age toning to pages. [553] Size: 225mm. x 150mm.. First Edition.. Card Covers. Very Good. 225mm. x 150mm.. Book.

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The John Rylands Library Manchester: catalogue of an exhibition Illustrating the history of the transmission of the bible, with an introductory sketch by the Librarian, and twenty-two facsimiles

Guppy, Henry (ed)

Manchester: Manchester University Press. Good. 1935. First Edition. Paperback. Clean, tightly bound paperback original, yapped card covers are edgeworn, page edges roughly cut, signed in pencil by several people on the rear endpaper (if you are a Baum, Middleton, Messenger or Stevens then one of your ancestors may be here!). xiv + 112 pages + 14pp publishers ads, 22 illustrations on plates, notes, bibliography .

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JOHN RYLANDS LIBRARY MANCHESTER: CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION OF MEDIAEVAL MANUSCRIPTS AND JEWELLED BOOK COVERS..

Guppy, Henry

Manchester: At the University Press, 1912. stiff paper wrappers. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. xiii, 134 pages. With preface by Guppy followed by the catalogue. With separate plates in black-and-white. Covers chipped and faded around edges. Front wrapper partially detached.

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The John Rylands Library Manchester : A brief historical description of the library and its contents with catalogue of the exhibition of early Greek and Latin Classics

Henry Guppy

The John Rylands Library, 1914. Rebound.This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,550grams, ISBN:

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