Chapter 1. Why Bibliography Matters

  1. Simon Eliot and
  2. Jonathan Rose
  1. T. H. Howard-Hill

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch1

A Companion to the History of the Book

A Companion to the History of the Book

How to Cite

Howard-Hill, T. H. (2007) Why Bibliography Matters, in A Companion to the History of the Book (eds S. Eliot and J. Rose), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405127653

Online ISBN: 9780470690949

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Keywords:

  • bibliography;
  • books;
  • libraries;
  • bookshops;
  • bibliographers

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Enumerative Bibliography

  • Analytical Bibliography

  • Descriptive Bibliography

  • Textual Bibliography

  • Historical Bibliography

  • Bibliography and Modern Book History