Cambridge University Library : a history from the beginnings to the Copyright Act of Queen Anne /

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Author / Creator:Oates, J. C. T. (John Claud Trewinard), 1912-
Imprint:Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986.
Description:xviii, 510 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Cambridge University Library -- History.
Cambridge University Library.
Academic libraries -- England -- Cambridge (Cambridgeshire) -- History.
Academic libraries.
England -- Cambridge.
History.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/749390
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ISBN:0521306566
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • List of illustrations
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • 1. The beginnings
  • 2. From Rotherham to Tunstal
  • 3. The library during the English Reformation
  • 4. The Restoration of the library in 1574
  • 5. Perne's work continued: 1577-98
  • 6. Futilities and frustrations, 1600-28
  • 7. Abraham Whelock
  • 8. Abraham Whelock continued
  • 9. Orientalia
  • 10. The Lambeth Library at Cambridge
  • 11. Some memorials of benefactors, 1653-9
  • 12. The work undone, 1659-64
  • 13. The library of Richard Holdsworth
  • 14. Henry Lucas and Tobias Rustat
  • 15. Peachey succeeds Dobson: Hacket's request
  • 16. Miscellaneous accessions, 1664-84
  • 17. From Robert Peachey to John Laughton
  • 18. Into the eighteenth century
  • Appendix
  • Index of manuscripts
  • General index