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Books! books! books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library, Mick Manning & Brita Granstrom

Label
Books! books! books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library
Title
Books! books! books!
Title remainder
explore the amazing collection of the British Library
Statement of responsibility
Mick Manning & Brita Granstrom
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the stories behind some of the British Library's rarest and most valuable books, including a giant atlas that requires six people to lift it, Shakespeare folios kept in a bomb-proof room, and a prayer volume carried by a queen to her execution
Cataloging source
JAI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manning, Mick
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Granström, Brita
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Library
  • British Library
  • British Library
  • Libraries
  • Libraries
  • Libraries
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Books! books! books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library, Mick Manning & Brita Granstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Welcome -- The St. Cuthbert Gospel -- The Lindisfarne Gospels -- Beowulf -- The Magna Carta -- Teh Canterbury Tales -- The Klencke Atlas -- Lady Jane Grey's Prayer Book -- William Shakespeare -- Cookbooks -- Medical books -- Jane Austen -- the Bronte Sisters -- The Brothers Grimm -- Charles Dickens -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Oliver Goldsmith -- Charles Darwin -- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland -- Newspapers-The Times -- Sheet music-George Frideric Handel -- Sherlock Holmes -- More about the British Library
Control code
on1002127621
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
42 pages
Isbn
9780763697570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1002127621
Label
Books! books! books! : explore the amazing collection of the British Library, Mick Manning & Brita Granstrom
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Welcome -- The St. Cuthbert Gospel -- The Lindisfarne Gospels -- Beowulf -- The Magna Carta -- Teh Canterbury Tales -- The Klencke Atlas -- Lady Jane Grey's Prayer Book -- William Shakespeare -- Cookbooks -- Medical books -- Jane Austen -- the Bronte Sisters -- The Brothers Grimm -- Charles Dickens -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Oliver Goldsmith -- Charles Darwin -- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland -- Newspapers-The Times -- Sheet music-George Frideric Handel -- Sherlock Holmes -- More about the British Library
Control code
on1002127621
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
42 pages
Isbn
9780763697570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1002127621

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