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Title
Catalogue of John Harvard's library / by Alfred Claghorn Potter.
Name/Creator
Potter, Alfred Claghorn, 1867-1940, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:3451401 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton

Andover-Harv. Theol

Widener

Harvard Archives
Place of Origin
Cambridge
Publisher
J. Wilson
Language
English
Description
p. [190]-230 ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Classification
Z881 .H345
Subject
Harvard, John , 1607-1638 -- Library -- Catalogs ;  Harvard College Library -- Catalogs ;  United StatesMassachusettsCambridge

Category
Published materials

Library records

Library catalogs

Harvard related

English

20 century

Note
"Reprinted from the Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, vol. XXI."

"The size of Harvard's library has been variously estimated ... A count made from the present attempt at a catalogue shows that there were 400 volumes, representing 329 titles. But one, or at most, two, of John Harvard's books escaped the fire that destroyed the library in 1764"--P. 191-192.

Includes index.