BODLEIAN LIBRARY: A Subject Guide to the CollectionsEDITED BY GREGORY WALKER Book Number: 68616 Product format: Hardback
This is the first guide to the holdings of the oldest and largest academic library in Great Britain. It offers a systematic outline of the Library's present resources, relating them to the growth of the collections over 400 years and giving particular attention to holdings as special or unique strengths. Each of the book's 29 chapters examines a particular subject, geographic area or special type of material contained covering such themes as English Literature, Music, North America, East Asia, Near and Middle East, Russia and Eastern Europe, Italian Studies, French Studies, German Studies, Science, Technology and Medicine, Music, Economics, Politics and International Relations, Theology and more. They also feature a specific bibliography of publications, catalogues and other research resources on the particular subjects. A general bibliography and descriptive lists of more than 400 principal special collections in the library enrich this rare first edition, 2004. Colour illus, 240 large pages.
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