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

Overview
Works: 249 works in 351 publications in 2 languages and 1,741 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Poetry  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Pictorial works  Biography  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Sources 
Roles: Author, Collector, Owner, Honoree, Former owner, Adapter
Classifications: PA4443.E5, 884
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Most widely held works by J. R Abbey
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 197 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 )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhibition of modern English and French bindings from the collection of Major J.R. Abbey by J. R Abbey( Book )

6 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The natural history of Stafford-shire by Robert Plot( Book )

1 edition published in 1686 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[18], 450, [14] p. : ill., folded map. Reproduction of original in Duke University Library. Errata: p. 450. Index: p. [1]-[10] at end. (marc) 12058788. (stc) Wing P2588. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html
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 53 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 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Idylls. A verse translation by Theocritus( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in French and held by 11 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
Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770 - 1860 : from the library of J. R. Abbey; a bibliographical catalogue by J. R Abbey( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the celebrated library ... of the late Major J.R. Abbey ... the ninth portion: the Hornby manuscripts, part II by J. R Abbey( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860 : from the library of J.R. Abbey : a bibliographical catalogue
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 (110)

French (1)

Covers
Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860 : architecture, drawing books, art collections, magazines, navy and army, panoramas, etc., from the library of J.R. Abbey : a bibliographical catalogue