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|Additional Physical Format:||(DLC) 02006034|
|Named Person:||Isaiah Thomas; Isaiah Thomas|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Isaiah Thomas; Benjamin Franklin Thomas; John Russell Bartlett; Samuel F Haven; American Antiquarian Society.
|Notes:||In this edition the account of printing in the Old World is omitted.
Committee of publication: Samuel F. Haven, Nathaniel Paine, and Joel Munsell. Notes by members of committee and other contributors are distinguished by their initials.
Master microform held by: LrI.
|Reproduction Notes:||Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, 1970. 2 microfiches ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 20054-55).|
|Description:||2 volumes, plates : portrait ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||I. Preface. Memoir of Isaiah Thomas by his grandson Benjamin Franklin Thomas. History of printing in America. App. A: History of printing in [Spanish] America. Communicated by John R. Bartlett [with lists of books printed in Mexico and Peru before 1600] App. 2-I. --
II. History of printing (con't): History of newspapers. Booksellers in the colonies, from the first settlement of the country to the commencement of the Revolutionary War, in 1775. Appendixes. Catalogue of publications in what is now the United States, prior to the Revolution of 1775-6 [comp. by Samuel Haven, Jr. (also issued separately)] Index.
|Series Title:||Archaeologia americana. Transactions and collections of the American Antiquarian Society, vol. V-VI; Library of American civilization, LAC 20054-55.|
|Responsibility:||by Isaiah Thomas.|
- Printing -- America -- History.
- Printers -- America.
- American newspapers.
- Booksellers and bookselling -- America.
- American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Bibliography.
- Spanish American literature -- Bibliography.
- Thomas, Isaiah, -- 1749-1831.
- Thomas, Isaiah, -- 1749-1831
- American literature -- Colonial period.
- Booksellers and bookselling.
- Spanish American literature.