The Private Library What We Do Know, What We Don't Know, What We Ought to Know About Our Books
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The Private Library What We Do Know, What We Don't Know, What We Ought to Know About Our Books

By Arthur Lee Humphreys
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Table of Contents
  • THE
  • PRIVATE LIBRARY
    • BY
    • ARTHUR L. HUMPHREYS
    • PREFACE
    • CONTENTS
    • the Private Library.
    • What is a Good Edition?
    • What is a Fine Copy?
    • Book Values.
    • On the Care of Books.
    • The Art of Reading.
    • Common-place Books.
    • Reference Books.
    • Boudoir Libraries.
    • Bookbinding.
    • Book Hobbies.
    • Old Country Libraries.
    • Weeding Out.
    • The Catalogue.
    • Classification of Books.
    • Bookcases.
    • Miscellaneous Appliances.
    • The Library Annexe.
    • A Librarian.
    • The Library Architecturally.
    • Munificent Book-buying.
    • PASSAGES ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE FOREGOING.
    • The Medici and their Friends.
    • The Dukes of Urbino.
    • Pieresc.
    • Mr. Ruskin's Advice.
    • INDEX
      • FOOTNOTES:
      • Transcriber's Notes:
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