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Printed Materials

Identifier: Series II:

Scope and Content

This series contains materials that were manufactured by hand or machine press. Some may still possess handwritten details such as rubricated initial letters, especially in the earlier examples when printed books were made to resemble manuscripts as much as possible.

Materials are organized by date, with the exception of oversize folio pages. These are listed at the end. Some of the longer titles have been truncated, as indicated by ellipses […].


  • circa 2300 BCE – 1937 CE, bulk 1400 – 1850
  • Majority of material found within 1400 - 1850


Collection is open for research. Staff may restrict access at its discretion on the basis of physical condition.


From the Collection: 1 Linear Feet (3 boxes, 151 items)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Queens College (New York, N.Y.) Special Collections and Archives Repository

Queens College Library, CUNY
Benjamin Rosenthal Library RO317
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Flushing 11367 USA us