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1893 Library  
The York Library opens the doors of its lending department with over 10,000 volumes. Half of this number has been taken over from the York Institute, and this, no doubt, accounts for the large proportion of three-volume novels. This catalogue has been compiled with much care and knowledge, but the use of synonymous headings, intentional as it would appear by the cross references, does not add to the simplicity of the work. The authors' names are printed in italics, and the dates of publication
more » ... tes of publication are unnecessarily enclosed in parentheses. Catalogue of new books in the Christ Church, Southwark, Public Library; compiled by Henry W. Bull, Librarian. London, 1892. 8vo., pp. 122.
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