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Title Tobacco: Its History. Illustrated by The Books, Manuscripts and Engravings in the Library of George Arents Jr, Together with an Introductory Essay, Glossary and Bibliographic Notes. Volume Three: 1698-1783
Reference *KF+ 1937 (Arents, G. Tobacco), v. 3
Collection George Arents Collection
Library New York Public Library
Date 1941
Author(s) Brooks, Jerome Edmund
Publisher The Rosenbach Co
Place of Publication New York
Description A comprehensive collection on the history, literature and lore of tobacco as found in the Arents Collection. The catalogue documents works published between 1698-1783.
Document Type Catalogue, Printed Book
Primary Commodity Tobacco
Theme Health and Welfare; Production; Trade and Commerce; Social Practice; Art and Literature
Keywords consumption, consumer, merchant, commerce, plantation, raw material, factory, harvest, labour, manufacturing, snuff
Region Europe, South America, North America, Central America and the Caribbean, Africa
Places England, London; France; Germany; USA; Netherlands; Spain; Panama; Brazil
Additional Information These five volumes (volume five being the index to the other four volumes) document the Arents collection as it was until 1942, offering summaries and background information on the works contained. Aquisitions made after 1942 have been documented in: Tobacco: A Catalogue of the Books, Manuscripts and Engravings Aquired since 1942 in the Arents Tobacco Collection at the New York Public Library From 1507 to the Present.
Copyright New York Public Library