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Bird & Bull Press records, 1958-1983

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0121
Bib ID 4079274 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Bird & Bull Press
Title Bird & Bull Press records, 1958-1983
Physical Description 1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, lists, mock-up copies, proofs, etc. for several books on paper and paper-making, published by Henry Morris at the Bird & Bull Press. Book titles include THE BIRD & BULL COMMONPLACE BOOK (1971), THE CLUB OF ODD VOLUMES (1973), A COLLECTION OF RECEIPTS IN COOKERY, PHYSICK AND SURGERY.. (1958), THE FORTSAS CATALOGUE (1970), OLD REAM WRAPPERS (1969), THE PAPER MAKER (1974), THE PASSIONATE PIRATE (1964), THE PHILOBIBLON CLUB OF PHILADELPHIA (1973), BIRD & BULL NO. 13 (1972), and A BABYLONIAN ANTHOLOGY.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Bird & Bull Press records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Henry Morris, 1975; Gift of Jonathan Hill, 1983.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/05/89.

Revision Description

2020-03-30 Replaced PDF with structured finding aid. cml/kws

Subject Headings

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Proofs (printed matter) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Morris, Henry, 1925- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Paper industry Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Printers -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing -- Pennsylvania -- North Hills Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Small presses Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Strouse, Norman H (Title of work: Passionate pirate.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID