HISTORY OF THE BIRMINGHAM LIBRARY An Eighteenth Century Proprietary Library as described in the Annals of the Birmingham Library, 1779-1799 with a chapter on the later history of the Library to 1955

By: CHARLES PARISH

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Red Boards with gilt titles to spine225 x 145 mm approx. vi + 152 pp. Originally submitted as a thesis for the Fellowship of the Library Association by the author the book is a valuable contribution to the history of libraries and also the local history of the West Midlands. Includes Joseph Priestley's address to the subscribers and the Birmingham Library Tontine Deed. Near Fine/VG (Book- No notable defects and no previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- a little light shelf rubbing and general soiling. Non price clipped). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: HISTORY OF THE BIRMINGHAM LIBRARY An Eighteenth Century Proprietary Library as described in the Annals of the Birmingham Library, 1779-1799 with a chapter on the later history of the Library to 1955

Author Name: CHARLES PARISH

Categories: Topography, History, Company Histories,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: LONDON, The Library Association: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 122806

Keywords: CHARLES PARISH, THE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, JOSEPH PRIESTLEY, BIRMINGHAM LIBRARY, TONTINE DEED, ,