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Books! Books! Books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library, Mick Manning & Brita Granström

Label
Books! Books! Books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library
Title
Books! Books! Books!
Title remainder
explore the amazing collection of the British Library
Statement of responsibility
Mick Manning & Brita Granström
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the stories behind some of the British Library's rarest, oddest, most valuable and best-loved books, including a giant atlas that requires six people to lift it, Shakespeare folios kept in a bomb-proof room and a tiny prayer volume carried by a queen to her execution
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manning, Mick
Dewey number
027.541
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z921.B85
LC item number
M36 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Granström, Brita
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Library
  • Libraries
  • Literature
  • Books
  • British Library
  • Libraries
  • Literature
  • Books
Target audience
primary
Label
Books! Books! Books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library, Mick Manning & Brita Granström
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Published in Hereford, England, in 2017 by Otter-Barry Books with the subtitle Explore inside the greatest library on earth
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Welcome! -- The St. Cuthbert Gospel -- The Lindisfarne Gospels -- Beowulf -- The Magna Carta -- The Canterbury tales -- The Klencke atlas -- Lady Jane Grey's prayer book -- William Shakespeare -- Cookbooks -- Medical books -- Jane Austen -- The Brontë sisters -- The Brothers Grimm -- Charles Dickens -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Oliver Goldsmith -- Charles Darwin -- Alice's adventures in wonderland -- Newspapers: The Times -- Sheet music: George Frideric Handel -- Sherlock Holmes -- More about the British Library -- More about the works and their authors
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763697570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
in9016184522
Label
Books! Books! Books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library, Mick Manning & Brita Granström
Publication
Copyright
Note
Published in Hereford, England, in 2017 by Otter-Barry Books with the subtitle Explore inside the greatest library on earth
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Welcome! -- The St. Cuthbert Gospel -- The Lindisfarne Gospels -- Beowulf -- The Magna Carta -- The Canterbury tales -- The Klencke atlas -- Lady Jane Grey's prayer book -- William Shakespeare -- Cookbooks -- Medical books -- Jane Austen -- The Brontë sisters -- The Brothers Grimm -- Charles Dickens -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Oliver Goldsmith -- Charles Darwin -- Alice's adventures in wonderland -- Newspapers: The Times -- Sheet music: George Frideric Handel -- Sherlock Holmes -- More about the British Library -- More about the works and their authors
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763697570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
in9016184522

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