Rules for a dictionary catalog, by Charles A. Cutter, fourth edition, rewritten

Description:

Volume of cataloging rules created prior to the widespread availability of Library of Congress cataloging. Includes definitions and instructions on entry and style. Additional articles describe cataloging of special publications such as manuscripts, music, and maps and atlases.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1904
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents General Collection
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Creator (Author):
Cutter, Charles A. (Charles Ammi), 1837-1903

Librarian of the Forbes Library, Northampton, Mass.

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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Government Printing Office
Place of Publication: Washington
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1904
  • Digitized: November 20, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
From 1876 to 1904
Description:

Volume of cataloging rules created prior to the widespread availability of Library of Congress cataloging. Includes definitions and instructions on entry and style. Additional articles describe cataloging of special publications such as manuscripts, music, and maps and atlases.

Note:

First issued as pt. 2 of the 1876 Special report; 2d edition, 1889; 3d edition, 1891.

"No liberties whatever have been taken with the manuscript left by the author. The Appendix has been shortened by the omission of all rules [except those for imprint] and of the list of reference books. The articles on the cataloging of special material have been added [1. Manuscripts, by W.C. Ford. 2. Music, by O.G. Sonneck. 3. Maps and atlases, by P. Lee Phillips]"

"Whole Number 340"

Physical Description:

173 p. 23 cm.

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Contributor(s):
Series Title: U.S. Bureau of Education. Special report on public libraries--pt. II
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents General Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 1619992 |
  • GOVNO: I 16.2:L 61/5
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1048
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text