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Abbey, J. R. (John Roland) 1896-1969

Overview
Works: 271 works in 342 publications in 3 languages and 1,150 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Poetry  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Collector, Owner, Former owner, Adapter, Author of introduction
Classifications: PA4443.E5, 923.642
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The Italian manuscripts in the library of Major J.R. Abbey by J. J. G Alexander( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English bindings, 1490-1940, in the library of J.R. Abbey by J. R Abbey( Book )

4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the celebrated library of Major J.R. Abbey by J. R Abbey( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of valuable printed books and fine bindings from the celebrated collection by J. R Abbey( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver bindings from the J.R. Abbey collection by J. F Hayward( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, from the library of J.R. Abbey : a bibliographical catalogue. Vol. 1, World, Europe, Africa by J. R Abbey( Book )

6 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, from the library of J.R. Abbey; a bibliographical catalogue by J. R Abbey( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Fry : Quaker heroine by Janet Whitney( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860 : from the library of J.R. Abbey : a bibliographical catalogue by J. R Abbey( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Idylls of Theocritus : a verse translation by Theocritus( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a new annotated translation of the Greek poems of Theocritus of Syracuse (first half of the third century B.C.), the inventor of 'bucolic' or 'pastoral' poetry, the principal model for Virgil in the Eclogues, and hence a major figure in the literary traditions which antiquity bequeathed to Western literature. Although it is the pastoral poems for which he is best known, Theocritus' oeuvre also includes hymns to the gods, brilliant mime depictions of everyday life, and encomia of the great, such as Ptolemy Philadelphus. Theocritus is our best witness to the rich variety of poetic forms which flourished in the Hellenistic age."--Jacket
Le Historie Vinitiane di Marco Antonio Sabellico : divise in tre deche con tre libri della quarta deca ... by Sabellico( Book )

1 edition published in 1487 in Latin and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bibliographical catalogue by J. R Abbey( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nocrion : conte allobroge by Anne Claude Philippe Caylus( Book )

1 edition published in 1747 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Abbey, J. R.

Abbey, J. R. 1896-1969

Abbey Jack 1894-1969

Abbey, John Roland

Abbey, John Roland 1896-1969

John Roland Abbey

John Roland Abbey Book collector, High Sheriff

Languages
English (94)

French (2)

Latin (1)

Covers
Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, from the library of J.R. Abbey; a bibliographical catalogueScenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860 : from the library of J.R. Abbey : a bibliographical catalogue