Belfast & Early Ulster Printing

This is a comprehensive collection of early Ulster printing. It includes titles published from 1697 to present day. The main part of the Collection consists of Belfast printed books, with a smaller section consisting of provincial printers from Downpatrick, Derry, Armagh, Lisburn and Strabane.

Strengths

Oldest book printed in Belfast (1697) - "An answer to the Bishop of Derry's Second admonition to the dissenting inhabitents in his diocese" by Robert Craghead. The oldest bible printed in Belfast by James Blow in 1751 is also found in this collection.

Physical characteristics

5,000 volumes

Description or Catalogue

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Coverage

1697
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Closed
Accrual Method
Donation
Accrual Periodicity
Regular
Added by Linen Hall Library | Last updated on: 25 August 2018