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Early American Imprints I (Evans, 1639 1800)


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Full-text searchable and an exact image of the original: Textual research in 17th and 18th century American studies has been transformed! Based on the renowned American Bibliography by Charles Evans and enhanced by Roger Bristol's supplement, Early American Imprints is a definitive resource for researching every aspect of 17th- and 18th-century America. It offers a huge range of publications, including: advertisements, almanacs, bibles, broadsides, catalogs, charters and by-laws, contracts, cookbooks, elegies, eulogies, laws, maps, narratives, novels, operas, pamphlets, plays, poems, primers, sermons, songs, speeches, textbooks, tracts, travelogues, treaties and others. Material may be browsed by displayed subject categories; the OCR-generated ASCII-text behind the facsimile images may be searched using fields and Boolean operators; and material may be easily read as a whole text, saved, or printed. More than 36,000 items and 2.3 million pages are included. For a demonstration of this resource visit < http://www.readex.com/scholarl/evansdemo2.viewlet/evansdemo2_viewlet_swf.html> or select the demonstration link on http://www.readex.com/scholarl/eai_digi.html.

Dates Covered

1639 - 1800

Print Counterpart

Based on: Charles Evans, American Bibliography; A Chronological Dictionary of All Books, Pamphlets, and Periodical Publications Printed in the United States of America from the Genesis of Printing in 1639 Down to and Including the Year 1820. (1903-1959). Lockwood Reference
CALL NUMBER: Z1215.E92

Roger Bristol, Supplement to Charles Evans' American Bibliography. (1970)
Lockwood Reference
CALL NUMBER: Z1215.E92334

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Laura Taddeo
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(716) 645-7970
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Last Update

6/3/2016