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On the supply of printed books from the library to the reading room of the British Museum.

Panizzi, Anthony Sir

On the supply of printed books from the library to the reading room of the British Museum.

by Panizzi, Anthony Sir

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Published by C. Whittingham in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Museum.,
  • Libraries and readers.

  • Edition Notes

    An answer to the criticisms of Sir N.H. Nicolas.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19237301M

    A message from Edmund MB King (formerly worked at the BL ): "For those who want to know more about the identification of printed books, using their stamps, in the early years of the British Museum, the detailed article by P.R. Harris entitled: "Identification of printed books acquired by the British Museum, , is Appendix I of 'Libraries within the Library; the origin of the. British Library. & Somadasa, Ke. Di. , Catalogue of the Hugh Nevill collection of Sinhalese manuscripts in the British Library / by K.D. Somadasa Pali Text Society ; British Library Henley-on-Thames [England]: London. Wikipedia Citation.

      Until the early s, the library was part of the British Museum. The circular room with its domed ceiling was both visually stunning and historically significant-- Arthur Conan Doyle, Karl Marx. Books on the topic of multi-disciplinary topics addressing science, magic and mathematics from multiple collections within the Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Magic Apparatus Magic apparatus from the McManus-Young Collections in the Rare Book and Special Collection Division. Slavic Books Books published from the Slavic countries.

      What does the British Museum have to do with books? The British Library may have moved out in but there’s more to books and reading than just the books themselves. Manuscripts, codices, papyri – even clay tablets have transmitted words across the ages. Read on for a short exploration of a few book-related beauties.   The British Museum in London was founded in , to house collections donated by Sir Hans two and a half centuries it has given rise to two other institutions, the Natural History Museum, and the British Library. This portal is to collect in one place related texts.


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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Panizzi, Anthony, Sir, On the supply of printed books from the library to the reading room of the British Museum. By the early s, the British Museum Library needed a larger reading room. Antonio Panizzi, the Keeper of Printed Books (–), had the idea of constructing a round room in the empty central courtyard of the Museum building.

Inthe British Library officially separated from the British Museum. The library continued to be housed in the Reading Room untilwhen the new British Library building opened in St Pancras. With this relocation, there was an opportunity to reimagine the Round Reading Room and the courtyard in which it sat.

The British Museum Reading Room, situated in the centre of the Great Court of the British Museum, used to be the main reading room of the Britishthis function moved to the new British Library building at St Pancras, London, but the Reading Room remains in its original form at the British Museum.

Designed by Sydney Smirke and opened inthe Reading Room was in continual. on the supply of printed books from the library to the reading room of the british museum "The requisition to insert the Titles and Press-marks on the tickets is not merely reasonable but it is indispensible, if the Library is to be conducted with satisfaction to the Public and to the Librarians.

Items on shelves in this Reading Room. Printed catalogues of the British Library (to ), the British Museum (–19 and –), the Grenville Library, the King’s Library, the Newspaper Library and the Manuscript collections. If you want to view a special collection item, make sure you book space in the Rare Books & Music Reading Room.

If you’re not sure if your item is in the special collection, you can find out in Explore. Please double check this before you book your desk. Using our Box Office. Select the Reading Room you wish to book for below when tickets are. The British Library is a major research library, with items in many languages and in many formats, both print and digital: books, manuscripts, journals, newspapers, magazines, sound and music recordings, videos, play-scripts, patents, databases, maps, stamps, prints, drawings.

The Library's collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial holdings of manuscripts and. On the Supply of Printed Books from the Library to the Reading Room of the British Museum als eBook Download von Anthony Panizzi. Find all books from Anthony Panizzi.

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Dept. of Printed Books: Catalogue of books in the library of the British Museum printed in England, Scotland, and Ireland, and of books in English printed abroad, to the year (London, By order of the Trustees, ), also by Gregory W. Eccles and George Bullen (page images at HathiTrust).

About the La Trobe Reading Room. The La Trobe Reading Room is a prime example of Edwardian splendour, whose design was inspired by the British Museum in London and Washington's Library of Congress.

This section of the Library was formerly occupied by the Great Hall and Rotunda, exhibition spaces built to house the Intercolonial Exhibition. The King's Library was one of the most important collections of books and pamphlets of the Age of Enlightenment.

Assembled by George III, this scholarly library of o volumes was subsequently given to the British nation by George was housed in a specially built gallery in the British Museum from to and now forms part of the British Library. British Library, national library of Great Britain, formed by the British Library Act () and organized by July 1, For much of the 20th century its holdings were divided among the British Museum library (with some 12 million volumes) and several other buildings, but in –98 a new complex was opened in London near St.

Pancras Station in order to unify its vast collections. Aro volumes of printed books and more t pamphlets call this super-shiny glass-encased library their home. British Library. The Reading. List of Books Forming the Reference Library in the Reading Room of the British Museum; Volume 1 by George Knottesford Fortescue,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

On the supply of printed books from the library to the reading room of the British Museum by Anthony Panizzi () An index to the authors (other than Linnaeus) mentioned in the catalogue of the works of Linnaeus preserved in the libraries of the British Museum by Charles Davies Sherborn (Book).

One of woodcut book-illustrations, showing an outdoor scene with a group of jews standing, one reading; from Hartmann Schopper, 'Panoplia [Greek] Omnium illiberalium mechanicarum aut sedentariarum artium ', (Frankfurt, Sigmund Feierabend, ), quire O4, with Latin and German title and Latin verses by Schopper in one column.

Woodcut and letterpress. The world's oldest surviving book, a woodblock-printed version of The Diamond Sutra, is made in China. Johannes Gutenberg, a German goldsmith, invents the printing press. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

and Indexes Placed in the Reading Room of by British Museum Dept. of Printed Books, G. W. Porter. Publication date Publisher Printed by order of the Trustees Collection For print-disabled users.

download. The library has bawdy books in English, French, German, Russian, and Spanish spanning nearly years. It includes a rare book of French brothel songs printed in and computer-written s.After the books were removed, the interior of the Reading Room was repaired and restored to its original appearance.

In addition, the Great Court (designed by Sir Norman Foster), a glass-roofed structure surrounding the Reading Room, was Great Court and the refurbished Reading Room opened to the public in