Georg Franz Burkhard Kloss: Library Catalogue

Scope and Content

Catalogue of the library of Georg Kloss, written in the hand of Friedrich Neumetzer. The catalogue is arranged according to provenance in five groups, the first four of which are in alphabetical order. The versos are blank, except for occasional additions. The first volume has 148 folios; the second has 192 folios.

Administrative / Biographical History

Georg Franz Burkhard Kloss (1787-1854) was a physician from Frankfurt am Main. His library collection was sold in London in 1835.

Friedrich Neumetzer's background is not known.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased 1904.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Custodial History

The catalogue was purchased in 1836 by Sir Thomas Phillipps, Bart, and became no. 9731 in his library.