French bibliography, compiled by Charles Alexander Buckmaster

Scope and Content

Bibliography of French works, mainly of the 18th century, bearing foreign or fictitious imprints, with notes of appearance in booksellers' catalogues and prices

Administrative / Biographical History

A library of more than 1,000 eighteenth-century French books, mostly with foreign imprints, collected by C.A. Buckmaster, was acquired by the Brotherton Library, University of Leeds, in 1950 for a nominal sum. The bibliography includes references to a considerable number of books from Buckmaster's own collection

Access Information

Access is unrestricted


In English

Additional Information

Some of the works enumerated are in the Buckmaster Collection in Leeds University Library