Note and family history : to [Gerald Chippindale Rivington],

Consists of a handwritten note and a printed biography of William Bentley, a printer. The biography also refers to other members of Bentley's family who were publishers. The book from which these two documents were transferred contains Rivington's bookplate and it is presumed that the note...

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Author / Creator:Bentley, R. (Richard), 1854-1936.
Description:2 items ; 32 cm. or smaller.
Language:English
Subject:Bentley, R. -- (Richard), -- 1854-1936.
Rivington, Gerald Chippindale.
Bentley family.
Bentley family.
Bentley, R. -- (Richard), -- 1854-1936.
Publishers and publishing -- England -- History.
Printers -- England -- History.
Printers.
Publishers and publishing.
England.
Notes.
History.
Format: Print Archives/Manuscripts
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4771847
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Notes:Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Transferred from: Some leaves from the past / by Richard Bentley, call # CS439.B465B468 1896 Rare
Summary:Consists of a handwritten note and a printed biography of William Bentley, a printer. The biography also refers to other members of Bentley's family who were publishers. The book from which these two documents were transferred contains Rivington's bookplate and it is presumed that the note and history were sent to him by Bentley. In the note (1903 Oct. 16), Bentley presents the book which is a history of various publishing houses.

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