(Approved for use July 26, 2002)
Scope | Size | Marking | Classification | Subjects
The Gryphius collection consists of books printed and/or published by Sebastianus Gryphius, 1493-1556 in Lyon, France. The core of the collection was assembled by the E.K. Schreiber Firm, part of whose collection went to the Library of Congress, which also has a Gryphius collection. Additions to the collection may be made either through gift or purchase. The general cataloging policies for monographs are followed.
The size boundaries are:
- up to 25 cm. high
- up to 23 cm. wide
- between 26 and 37 cm. high
- over 23 and up to 31 cm. wide
- over 37 cm. high
- over 31 cm. wide
Gryphius is classed as a name collection and uses a sequential number for monographs.
Monographs Octavo beingen ‡h Gryphius ‡i 8 Quarto beingen ‡h Gryphius ‡i +3 Folio beingen ‡kFolio‡h Gryphius ‡i 2
Baudrier, Henri-Louis, 1815-1884.
Bibliographie lyonnaise. Recherches sur les imprimeurs, libraires, relieurs et fondeurs de lettres de Lyon au XVIe siècle.
Lyon, Librairie ancienne d'Auguste Brun, 1895-1921.
Call number: SML X132 L9 895
510 4 ‡a Baudrier, H.L. Bib. lyonnaise, ‡c VIII, p. 81
Subject, genre, and added tracings
|752||‡a France ‡d Lyon.|
|700||1||‡a Gryphius, Sebastianus, ‡d 1493-1556, ‡e printer.|
Example of book from E.K. Schreiber
(Firm) collection with no physical evidence of ownership:
|590||‡a BEIN Gryphius 98: From the collection of E.K. Schreiber (Firm).|
|693||2||4||‡a E.K. Schreiber (Firm) ‡x Ownership.|
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