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history of the public library movement in Great Britain and Ireland

Minto, John

history of the public library movement in Great Britain and Ireland

by Minto, John

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Published by G. Allen & Unwin ltd. and the Library association in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries -- Great Britain.,
    • Libraries -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Minto.
      SeriesThe Library association series of library manuals, IV
      ContributionsHutt, James, 1870-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ791 .M66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 7-366 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages366
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6280483M
      LC Control Number32026880
      OCLC/WorldCa3065692

      The book lists of Reading and Leominster are typical library catalogues of this period. Each is arranged roughly by subject, and includes Bibles, works of the Church Fathers, historical texts and liturgical work is listed with a short title in Latin, for example, Augustinus de civitate dei in uno volumine (the De civitate Dei (The City of God) by St Augustine of Hippo (b. , d   This Chronology presents important dates in the history of social change and social reform in Britain in the 19th and early 20th centuries including parliamentary reform, industrialisation, urbanisation, industrial disputes, advances in technology, labour rights, sanitary conditions and health protection, education, social welfare, female emancipation, women's suffrage, and children’s

      Get this from a library! Blind workers against charity: the National League of the Blind of Great Britain and Ireland, [Matthias Reiss] -- The National League of the Blind was the first radical self-represented group of visually impaired people in Britain, with branches in every part of the United Kingdom. Founded in , it registered   A revised Public Health Act is passed, abolishing the Central Board of Health and creating local boards responsible for preventative action and reform. Parliament passes the Sanitary Act making local authorities responsible for the removal of 'nuisances' to public health and for the removal or improvement of slum

        Trade union, also called labor union, an association of workers in a particular trade, industry, or company created for the purpose of securing improvements in pay, benefits, working conditions, or social and political status through collective bargaining. Read more about trade unions in this :// Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland, - History - pages 0 Reviews Even those of us who rejoice in the multicultural character of today s United Kingdom often forget that this character and our tradition of tolerance, of which the British can be proud are not new ://


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