COLUMBIA COLLEGE CATALOGUE.
(1875 – )
1. English, 1875 [Bibliography].
Catalogue | Of The | Books And Pamphlets | In The | Library of the School of Mines | Of | Columbia College, | July 1st, 1875. | [rule] | Printed For The Trustees. | [rule] | New York: | John W. Amerman, Printer, | No. 47 Cedar Street. | [short rule] | 1875.
8°: , -399,  p. Page size: 230 x 140 mm.
Contents: [2 pgs], Title page, verso blank.; [1 pg], "Preface."-signed John F. Meyer.; [1 pg], Blank.; [1 pg], "Contents."; [1 pg], Blank.; [1 pg], Sectional title page, "Part I. Synthetical."; [1 pg], Blank.; -394, Text.; -399, "Index.; [1 pg], Blank.
Very scarce. It will be seen that the work is divided into two parts: Part I. Synthetical : A., Catalogue of the Systematic Works; B., Catalogue of the Periodical Publications, -wherein these works are arranged in alphabetical order, according to their author or title, and without reference to subjects; and Part II., Analytical; wherein the Systematic Works and Periodical Publications are classified with reference to subjects. Part I. B. wall be found to include a copious Index, in which have been inserted many abbreviated titles, under which some of the more prominent periodicals are at times quoted. Part II. will be found to include a copious Index, the typographical arrangement of which will indicate clearly whether the reference be to a general heading, a sub-heading, or otherwise. This characteristic applies also, and in a larger degree, to the Index in Part I., B. -Preface
Contents: Part I. Synthetical: Wherein The Systematic Works And Periodical Publications Are Arranged In Alphabetical Order, Without Reference To Subjects (pp. 1-190). A. Systematic Works (pp. 1-144). B. Periodical Publications (pp. 145-182). Index To Periodical Publications (pp. 183-190). Part II. Analytical: Wherein The Systematic Works And Periodical Publications Are Classified With Reference To Subjects (pp. 195-394). Synopsis Of Classification (pp. 193-194). Index (pp. 395-399).
Bibliographical references: NUC. USGS Library Catalog.
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