Special and Named Printed Collections


A selection of 50 items, dating from the 15th to the 18th century, from the library of Sunderland Hall, which were deposited in 1986. The collection includes seven incunables in six volumes, including a copy of Dives and pauper from Wynkyn de Worde?s Westminster press (1496). There are also 15 STC (see p. 3) and three Wing (see p. 3) items, and a book, Gessner?s New Idylles (London, 1776), bound by James Scott of Edinburgh.

Shelfmark: Sund.

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