TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Bone, Christine
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Feliciter;2007, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24124545

 

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