The Case of the Missing Title Page: Research in Rare Book Cataloguing

Bone, Christine
February 2007
Feliciter;2007, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p15
The article looks at practical research that is integral to cataloguing rare books and ephemera. Rare book cataloguers are responsible for describing the textual content of a book and the book itself as an artifact or historical object. She notes that cataloguer must become a detective and piece together internal and external evidence until a book's questions are answered.


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