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Finding Titles by Short Title Catalogue (STC) numbers

Directions: Using EEBO, Find a book title using a STC number and a book title. Use the Web 2.0 tools below to find these randomly, if you wish.

Finding Titles by Short Title Catalogue (STC) numbers

 

Directions: Using EEBO, Find a book title using a STC number and a book title.

 

Short Title Catalogue (STC) numbers

Book Titles

  1. 18043
  2. 22297
  3. B3428
  4. B3154
  5. P4218B
  6. Rox.III.94
  7. N1290C
  8. 14767
  9. 14761
  10. H2246

 

  1. The essayes or, Morall, politike, and militarie discourses of Lord Michael de Montaigne
  2. The excellent history of the merchant of Venice VVith the extreme cruelty of Shylocke the Iew
  3. The Consolation of philosophy
  4. The condemned mans reprieve, or Gods love-tokens, flowing in upon the heart of William Blake
  5. Sonnata's of III parts: two viollins and basse: to the organ or harpsecord
  6. Constance of Cleveland: a very excellent sonnet of the most fair lady
  7. The north country-taylor caught in a trap or, A fool and his money soon parted
  8. The comicall satyre of euery man out of his humor
  9. The characters of two royall masques The one of blacknesse, the other of beautie
  10. Leviathan, or, The matter, forme, and power of a common wealth

 

 

1. Which method worked better for you? _____________________________________

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2. Why is your selected method an advantage over the other method? ______________

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B. Identify Bibliographic Information

 

Using the title page of a book you selected, and the template below, identify its bibliographic information. If more than one edition of your book appears, choose any one that includes the original title page.

 

Title (use the complete title that appears on the title page)

Author (if given on the title page):

Printer:

Place of Publication:

Date:

Physical Description (typically number of pages)

Provenance (the library or collection that currently holds the actual book)

 

3. Please explain why you able or unable to identify all the bibliographic information. ________________________________________________________________________

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