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The Folger Shakespeare memorial library, administered by the Trustees of Amherst college a report on progress, 1931-1941 by Folger Shakespeare Library.

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Published by Pub. for the Trustees of Amherst college in [Amherst, Mass.] .
Written in English


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Statementby Joseph Quincy Adams, director.
ContributionsAdams, Joseph Quincy, 1881-1946., Amherst College.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ733.W3 F6
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l, 61, [1] p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6449313M
LC Control Number43002999
OCLC/WorldCa3068831

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Folger Shakespeare Library. Folger Shakespeare memorial library, administered by the Trustees of Amherst college. [Amherst, Mass.] Pub. for the Trustees of Amherst college, (OCoLC) Online version: Folger Shakespeare Library. Folger Shakespeare memorial library, administered by the Trustees of Amherst college. Folger Shakespeare Library. Folger Shakespeare Memorial Library. [Washington] Pub. for the Trustees of Amherst College [?] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Folger Shakespeare Library. OCLC Number: Description: 20 pages plates, facsimile 21 cm: Responsibility: administered by the Trustees of Amherst. The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., was established by the will of Henry Clay Folger, of the Class of Mr. Folger's original collection, which remains the nucleus of the Library's holdings, emphasized Shakespeare, Shakespeare's contemporaries, and the history of Shakespeare production. Amherst College: The Folger Shakespeare memorial library, administered by the Trustees of Amherst college; a report on progress, , ([Amherst, Mass.] Pub. for the Trustees of Amherst college, ), also by Folger Shakespeare Library and Joseph Quincy Adams (page images at HathiTrust).

The Folger Shakespeare Library is an independent research library on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., in the United has the world's largest collection of the printed works of William Shakespeare, and is a primary repository for rare materials from the early modern period (–). The library was established by Henry Clay Folger in association with his wife, Emily Jordan y: United States. FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY. East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC Main () Box Office () Our building on Capitol Hill is closed due to a major building renovation project, but Folger events and programs continue on the road and around Washington, DC. The Folger Shakespeare Library is administered by a Board of Governors under the auspices of Amherst College, founder Henry Clay Folger’s alma mater. Folger Shakespeare Library Board of Governors. The Folger Shakespeare memorial library, administered by the Trustees of Amherst college; a report on progress, by Folger Shakespeare Library (Book) Catalog of printed books of the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C by Folger Shakespeare Library (Book).

In , the library was placed in trust of Amherst College. The Folger Shakespeare Library and its independent Board of Governors remain proud of the continuing connection to Amherst College, whose Trustees manage the endowment of the institution. The library was left in the trust of Amherst College trustees with an endowment for maintenance and expansion. The Henry Clay Folger Shakespeare Library opened in It volumes, including those owned by other well-known authors, scholarly works on . By Gail Kern Paster. A lthough the Folger is famous for its rare books, especially for the 79 Shakespeare First Folios that are the heart of the collection, the Library also has a remarkable collection of 16th- through 18th-century manuscripts. These precious, handwritten links to the past require special skills to decode, since they are often faded or damaged, written in sometimes difficult. Folger Shakespeare Library. Folger Shakespeare Memorial Library. Amherst, MA: Published for the Trustees of Amherst College, McWilliams, Elizabeth Lingrell. " Music Manuscripts to at the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC: A Description and Thematic Catalogue.".