Annual Report of the Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston, 1893 (Classic Reprint) by Boston Public LibraryAnnual Report of the Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston, 1893 (Classic Reprint) by Boston Public Library

Annual Report of the Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston, 1893 (Classic Reprint)

byBoston Public Library

Paperback | November 19, 2018

Pricing and Purchase Info

$15.14

Earn 76 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Excerpt from Annual Report of the Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston, 1893

In 1879, the annual appropriation for the Library service was But this did not include repairs of the buildings or the rents of the various branch buildings. Since 1888, all these rents and repairs, amounting to about a year, have been charged to the annual appropriation. In the year 1879, the number of books in the Library was to-clay there are The number of persons employed was one hundred and forty-one: to-day it is one hundred and sixty-one. Since that time there have been established one branch library and eleven delivery stations, three of which have reading-rooms attached. In 1879, de livery stations were open only a few hours a week now they are open the whole or the greater part of every day. In 1879, Bates Hall was not open after six o'clock on week - days and not at all on Sunday: now it is open until nine o'clock on week-days, and from two to nine on Sundays.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Title:Annual Report of the Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston, 1893 (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:76 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.16 inPublished:November 19, 2018Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0243010354

ISBN - 13:9780243010356

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews