The Great Book-Collectors
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The Great Book-Collectors

By Charles Isaac Elton, Mary Augusta Elton
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  • The Great Book-Collectors
  • Author of 'Origins of English History'
    • 'The Career of Columbus,' etc.
  • & Mary Augusta Elton
    • London
      • Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., Ltd.
    • Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., Ltd.
  • Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • CHAPTER I.
    • CLASSICAL.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • IRELAND—NORTHUMBRIA.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • ENGLAND.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • ITALY—THE AGE OF PETRARCH.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • OXFORD—DUKE HUMPHREY'S BOOKS—THE LIBRARY OF THE VALOIS.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • ITALY—THE RENAISSANCE.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • ITALIAN CITIES—OLYMPIA MORATA—URBINO—THE BOOKS OF CORVINUS.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • GERMANY—FLANDERS—BURGUNDY—ENGLAND.
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • FRANCE: EARLY BOOKMEN—ROYAL COLLECTORS.
  • CHAPTER X.
    • THE OLD ROYAL LIBRARY—FAIRFAX—COTTON—HARLEY—THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • BODLEY—DIGBY—LAUD—SELDEN—ASHMOLE.
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • GROLIER AND HIS SUCCESSORS.
  • CHAPTER XIII.
    • LATER COLLECTORS: FRANCE—ITALY—SPAIN.
  • CHAPTER XIV.
    • DE THOU—PINELLI—PEIRESC.
  • CHAPTER XV.
    • FRENCH COLLECTORS—NAUDÉ TO RENOUARD.
  • CHAPTER XVI.
    • LATER ENGLISH COLLECTORS.
  • INDEX.
    • Transcriber's Notes
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