Phillipps Studies No. 3. The Formation of The Phillipps Library up to the Year 1840.
Published by the Syndics of the Cambridge University Press 1954.
Book: 8vo (216 x 135mm). Cloth binding with title stamped along spine in gilt; with dust jacket. 177 pages with illustrations. Dust jacket a little dirty.
This narrative contains a large number of vignettes of collectors and booksellers; it also records Phillipps's literary activities, the rise and progress of the Middle Hill Press, and the crusade which the baronet conducted for the better preservation of the public records.
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