Bibliographies

 

picture of a bibliography of E.A. Robinson

Beebe, Lucius Morris. A bibliography of the writings of Edwin Arlington Robinson. Cambridge, Mass.: Dunster House Bookshop, 1931.


The strong bibliography collection encompasses:

  • author bibliographies, particularly for English and American writers
  • topical bibliographies covering:
    • publishing and printing history
    • cultural, political, and social history
    • science and technology
    • holdings of notable libraries, etc.

Early reference works include:

  •  two editions of the Catholic Index Librorum Prohibitorum (1570 & 1596)
  • encyclopedias from the 18th century, including:
    • Diderot's Encyclop├ędie (1751-65)
    • Encyclopaedia Britannica, 3rd ed. (1797)