WorldCat Identities

Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf) 1876-1952

Overview
Works: 336 works in 583 publications in 3 languages and 6,833 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Fiction  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Detective and mystery stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Author of introduction, Compiler, Owner, Other
Classifications: PQ2254, 843.8
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A book hunter's holiday : adventures with books and manuscripts by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

16 editions published between 1936 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books and bidders : the adventures of a bibliophile by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

23 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early American children's books by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

32 editions published between 1933 and 1996 in English and German and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prepared with the assistance of bibliographer E. Millicent Sowerby, this book describes the collection of early American children's books assembled by A.S.W. Rosenbach. Nursery rhymes, adventure fiction, religious instructional books, educational books, primers, alphabets, moral tales, fables, enigmas and puzzles and many other categories are covered, arranged in chronological sequence from 1682 to 1836. For each of the 816 books Rosenbach and Sowerby provide a full collation and description, often with information about other editions, circumstances of publication, British parallels and prototypes, artists, and illustrators, writers and publishers. Includes sample quotations and facsimile illustrations as well as indexes of authors, titles, printers, and publishers and a list of printers, publishers, and booksellers
The unpublishable memoirs by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

16 editions published between 1917 and 1925 in English and Czech and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A descriptive catalogue of the John Frederick Lewis collection of European manuscripts in the Free library of Philadelphia by John Frederick Lewis Collection (Free Library of Philadelphia)( Book )

8 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essayes or counsels civill & morall of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount Saint Alban by Francis Bacon( Book )

2 editions published between 1944 and 1951 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Jewish bibliography : being a list of books and pamphlets by Jews, or relating to them, printed in the United States from the establishment of the press in the colonies until 1850 by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

17 editions published between 1926 and 2001 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected catalogues of Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach, 1904-1951 by Rosenbach Company( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crime of Sylvestre Bonnard by Anatole France( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1937 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of the sentimental story of an old man and his cat who is confronted with worldly ways at a late age
Early American children's books 1682-1840. The private collection of Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach, on exhibition at the New York public library, 1927 by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the four folios of Shakespeare, 1623,1632, 1663-4, 1685 in the original bindings by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

5 editions published in 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The libraries of the presidents of the United States by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to A. Edward Newton, Christmas, 1940 by Library of Congress( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Herman Melville's Moby-Dick, or, The whale (1851) by A. S. W Rosenbach( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the books and manuscripts of Harry Elkins Widener by Harvard University( Book )

3 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the writings of Charles Dickens in the library of Harry Elkins Widener by Harvard University( Book )

5 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the works illustrated by George Cruikshank and Isaac and Robert Cruikshank in the library of Harry Elkins Widener by Harvard University( Book )

4 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the books and manuscripts of Robert Louis Stevenson in the library of the late Harry Elkins Widener by Harvard University( Book )

3 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Abraham Simon Wolf Rosenbach US-amerikanischer Buchantiquar und Bibliophiler

Rosenbach, A. S.

Rosenbach, A. S. W.

Rosenbach, A. S. W. 1876-1952

Rosenbach, Abraham S.

Rosenbach, Abraham S. 1876-1952

Rosenbach, Abraham S. Wolf 1876-1952

Rosenbach, Abraham Simon Wolf 1876-1952

רוזנבך, אברהם סימון וולף 1876-1952

רוזנבך, אברהם שמעון וולף 1876-1952

Languages
English (194)

German (2)

Czech (1)

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