A Catalogue of the Books and Pamphlets in the Library

A Catalogue of the Books and Pamphlets in the Library : Arranged According to Subjects and Authors (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from A Catalogue of the Books and Pamphlets in the Library: Arranged According to Subjects and Authors The nucleus of the Manchester Museum Library was formed by a collection of books belonging to the Man chester Natural History Society, which was transferred to the Council of the Owens College together with the collections. This was considerably increased by means of a donation of 500 from the legatees of the late Sir Joseph Whitworth, and further additions have been received from numerous friends and benefactors, as well as from various learned societies, whose names will be found in the lists of donors published from time to time in the Museum Reports. A number of additions have also been made every year from the funds of the Museum. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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  • Paperback | 324 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 435g
  • English
  • 158 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243161492
  • 9780243161492