Contents and Arrangement

Sansoni Aniquariato, Florence: Libri per Bambini [Books for Children], 1949 May

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Children's books in Italian, German, English, and French from a Florentine bookseller. Advertises ordinary books and magazines for children as well as some special items, such as a first edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin (pg. 8). Most of the English titles published in London; German titles printed in Gothic script. Note from the editor inside front flap encourages Italian collectors to fall in love with children's books. Black and white illustrations throughout.


Catalogs are listed alphabetically.

Collection History


No materials were separated during 2014-2015 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in late 2014 and early 2015 by Ellen Williams, who also wrote the finding aid.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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Credit this material:

Sansoni Aniquariato, Florence: Libri per Bambini [Books for Children]; Princeton University Library Collection of Children's Publishers' and Retailers' Catalogs, COTSEN3, Cotsen Children's Library, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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