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Horblit, Harrison D.

Overview
Works: 82 works in 120 publications in 2 languages and 1,109 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Bibliography  Humor  Caricatures and cartoons  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Parodies, imitations, etc  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Honoree, Other, Collector
Classifications: VK551, 016.5
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One hundred books famous in science; based on an exhibition held at the Grolier Club by Harrison D Horblit( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salts of silver, toned with gold : the Harrison D. Horblit collection of early photography by Anne Anninger( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The celebrated library of Harrison D. Horblit Esq, removed from Ridgefield, Connecticut by England) Sotheby & Co. (London( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collector's choice : a selection of books and manuscripts given by Harrison D. Horblit to the Harvard College Library : a commencement exhibition for the Class of 1933 by Owen Gingerich( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to a true method for the discovery of longitude at sea. Humbly offer'd to the consideration of both Houses of Parliament. By Stephen Plank by Stephen Plank( Book )

1 edition published in 1720 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliographical collation computer by Harrison D Horblit( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of science including navigation : a first selection of books from the library of Harrison D. Horblit by H.P. Kraus (Firm)( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of papers on naval architecture.( Book )

1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea-mans practice by Richard Norwood( Book )

2 editions published between 1694 and 1705 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political house that Jack built with thirteen cuts by William Hone( Book )

1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire, in verse, on George IV in defence of Queen Caroline
The canny collector's careful collating card by Harrison D Horblit( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of science including navigation : another selection of books from the library of Harrison D. Horblit by H.P. Kraus (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geometria by Sylvester( Book )

in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection of geometrical texts, including material from four chapters of the Isagoge geometriae; correspondence with Adelbaldus (also known as Adelbold or Albaldus, of Utrecht) about the area of isosceles triangles; and a treatise on the construction of astrolabes. Annotated in the 12th century and also by an unknown late 15th- or early 16th-century humanist who collated the text with other manuscripts and noted the classical sources in the text
Drawings and descriptions of parishes, churches and castles in Gloucestershire, England by Thomas Phillips( )

1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pencil drawings and watercolors and notes about a number of parishes, churches and castles in Gloucestershire. The work is unsigned but may have been prepared by William Hensley and John Osborne. Included are descriptions of: Avening; Minchin Hampton and Winchecombe; Bedmington; Berkeley Church and Castle; Beverston Castle; Buckland Rectory; Bitton, Westbury, Albury, Frampton and Weston; Campden; Fairford; Painswick; St. Briavel's Church and Castle; Sudley (i.e. Sudeley) Castle; Thornbury Castle and Winterbourne
Sir Thomas Phillipps : a biographical portrait by A. N. L Munby( )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Original typescript of a biographical radio play about the nineteenth century collector Sir Thomas Phillipps presented on the British Broadcasting Company's Third Programme, Sunday 1952 Nov. 3 between 7:25 and 8:15 p.m. It was pre-recorded at Broadcasting House on 1952 Nov. 2. Produced by Douglas Cleverdon
11 november 1974. The celebrated library of Harrison D. Horblit. Part 2. Early science, navigation and travel( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Salts of silver, toned with gold : the Harrison D. Horblit collection of early photography
Alternative Names
Harrison Horblit American book and photograph collector

Languages
English (71)

Latin (1)

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