[MADDEN, SIR FREDERIC]. Offprints presented to Sir Frederic Madden, 1777-1859
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Sir Frederic Madden: Offprints, 1777-1859

RLIN ID No.
NYGG01-A6

Title
Offprints presented to Sir Frederic Madden, 1777-1859.

Physical Description
24 offprints (1 box) ; 20cm.

Historical/Biographical Note
Antiquarian and paleographer. Madden was associated with the British Museum from 1821, first as cataloger of printed books and then as keeper of manuscripts.

Scope and Contents Note
Twenty-four (24) offprints, mostly on French historical and literary subjects, published ca. 1833-1859.
A number of the offprints are inscribed to Sir Frederic Madden by the authors.

General Note
Title from leather label on spine of clamshell box.

Provenance
Once in the possession or Sir Thomas Phillipps.

Names
Madden, Frederic, Sir, 1801-1873.
Phillipps, Sir Thomas, 1792-1872, former owner.

Occupation (as reflected in collection)
Bibliographers. England. 19th century.
Librarians. England. 19th century.

Location
Grolier Club, 47 East 60th Street, New York, N.Y. 10022-1098

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