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The Resource Bibliotheca Americana : a dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time, begun by Joseph Sabin ; continued by Wilberforce Eames and completed by R. W. G. Vail for the Bibliographical Society of America, (electronic book)

Bibliotheca Americana : a dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time, begun by Joseph Sabin ; continued by Wilberforce Eames and completed by R. W. G. Vail for the Bibliographical Society of America, (electronic book)

Label
Bibliotheca Americana : a dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time
Title
Bibliotheca Americana
Title remainder
a dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time
Statement of responsibility
begun by Joseph Sabin ; continued by Wilberforce Eames and completed by R. W. G. Vail for the Bibliographical Society of America
Title variation
Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiU
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1821-1881
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Sabin, Joseph
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1201
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
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  • 1855-1937
  • 1890-1966
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  • Eames, Wilberforce
  • Vail, R. W. G.
  • Bibliographical Society of America
  • American Council of Learned Societies
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  • American literature
  • America
Label
Bibliotheca Americana : a dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time, begun by Joseph Sabin ; continued by Wilberforce Eames and completed by R. W. G. Vail for the Bibliographical Society of America, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title varies: v. 1-19, and v. 20, pt. 1/2, A dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time. (Half-title: Bibliotheca Americana); v. 20-29, Bibliotheca Americana. A dictionary of books relating to America
  • Imprint varies: v. 1, New York, J. Sabin, 1868; -v. 2-10, J. Sabin & Sons, 1869-79; v. 11-13, J. Sabin's Son, 1879-81; v. 14-19, Sabin, 1884-91; v. 20-26 [Bibliographical Society of America, W. E. Rudge, printer] 1892/1928-1935. (Imprint of v. 20, pt. 1/2, New York, Sabin 1892); v. 27-29 [Portland, Me., The Southworth Anthoensen Press] 1936
  • Editors: v. 1-19, and v. 20, pt.1/2, Joseph Sabin; v. 20, pt. 3-6 and v. 21, pt. 1, Wilberforce Eames for the Bibliographical Society of America; v. 21, pt. 2-6 and v. 22-29, R. W. G. Vail
  • Issued in 172 parts with cover titles numbered consecutively, 6 parts (or 3 double parts) forming a volume (v. 29, four parts)
  • "Library location symbols": v. 29, p. [299]-305
  • Publication was suspended from 1892 to 1927, when it was resumed with the parts numbered continuously with the last issued in 1892 (Suspended with pt. CXV/CXVI (v. 20, pt. 1/2) 1892; resumed with pt. CXVII (v. 20, pt. 3) 1927)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
"Bibliographia Americana 1866 and 1936": v. 29, p. [xiii]-xxi
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
29 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Lccn
01026958
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Bibliotheca Americana : a dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time, begun by Joseph Sabin ; continued by Wilberforce Eames and completed by R. W. G. Vail for the Bibliographical Society of America, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
  • Title varies: v. 1-19, and v. 20, pt. 1/2, A dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time. (Half-title: Bibliotheca Americana); v. 20-29, Bibliotheca Americana. A dictionary of books relating to America
  • Imprint varies: v. 1, New York, J. Sabin, 1868; -v. 2-10, J. Sabin & Sons, 1869-79; v. 11-13, J. Sabin's Son, 1879-81; v. 14-19, Sabin, 1884-91; v. 20-26 [Bibliographical Society of America, W. E. Rudge, printer] 1892/1928-1935. (Imprint of v. 20, pt. 1/2, New York, Sabin 1892); v. 27-29 [Portland, Me., The Southworth Anthoensen Press] 1936
  • Editors: v. 1-19, and v. 20, pt.1/2, Joseph Sabin; v. 20, pt. 3-6 and v. 21, pt. 1, Wilberforce Eames for the Bibliographical Society of America; v. 21, pt. 2-6 and v. 22-29, R. W. G. Vail
  • Issued in 172 parts with cover titles numbered consecutively, 6 parts (or 3 double parts) forming a volume (v. 29, four parts)
  • "Library location symbols": v. 29, p. [299]-305
  • Publication was suspended from 1892 to 1927, when it was resumed with the parts numbered continuously with the last issued in 1892 (Suspended with pt. CXV/CXVI (v. 20, pt. 1/2) 1892; resumed with pt. CXVII (v. 20, pt. 3) 1927)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
"Bibliographia Americana 1866 and 1936": v. 29, p. [xiii]-xxi
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
29 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Lccn
01026958
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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