Bowers (Fredson), 1905-1991

Principles of bibliographical description

New York, Russell & Russell, 1962
(25 cm), 505 pp. Publisher’s cloth. - Reprint of the original edition (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1949). Cf. David Vander Meulen, “The History and Future of Bowers’s Principles” in PBSA, volume 79 (1985), pp.197-219, on the reception of Bowers’s Principles and its likely influence in the future. ¶ Red inkstamp (“Released”) on endpaper. Ownership inscription in ink and some underlining and marginalia in ink and pencil.