Rare Books Cataloguing Manual latest revision

Posted September 18, 2015 9:36 am by Rare Books Blog | Permalink We have just finished the final changes to the latest version of  the Division’s manual for the descriptive cataloguing of rare book materials. It details, with helpful examples, the Division’s interpretations of  the cataloguing rules as set out in the document Descriptive Cataloguing […]

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A Scottish philosopher in Italian

We are always thrilled to find items we can add to our already quite comprehensive collection of works by the Scottish Enlightenment philosopher David Hume. This two-volume set, Saggie filosofici sull’umano intelletto de David Hume (RB.s.2913-2914) contains the first Italian translations of three of his works: of his Enquiry concerning Human Understanding (first published in […]

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