22 - 23 March 2005
NUREMBERG, City library and ALTDORF, University Library -- Christoph Gottlieb von MURR (1733-1811). Memorabilia Bibliothecarum publicarum Norimbergnsium et Universitatis Altdorfinae. Nuremberg: J. Hoesch [vols. I-II] and Raw [vol. III], 1786-1791.
3 volumes, 8o (195 x 123 mm). 25 folding plates. Contemporary boards.
Complete set of Murr's catalogues of the early printed books and manuscripts in the Stadtbibliothek and Fenitzer'sche Bibliothek, Nuremberg (vols. I-II) and of the treasures of the University of Altdorf Library (vol. III) and a few other small libraries which, in 1809, were incorporated into the Erlangen University Library. The engraved plates depict early manuscripts. Included are separate catalogues of notable donations by J.M. Dilherr, J. Fenitzer, Ebner, and Solger. (3)
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