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HISTORICAL TEXTS

Relating to the University of Sydney Library


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Neil A. Radford Introductory Articles (2002)
"A Singular Ornament in the University" | pdf
H.E. Barff (1898):
The Library of the University of Sydney | pdf
Kenneth Binns (1909):
The Fisher Library | pdf
Harrison Bryan (1969):
 
An Australian Library in the A.M.
Earlier Years of the University of Sydney Library | pdf
Neil A. Radford (1984):
Thomas Fisher and the Fisher Bequest
John Fletcher (1984):
Per Ardua Libros: The Friends of the University of Sydney Library Library
The last two essays by Radford and Fletcher were published together in the following work published in 1984 and available here as a pdf file:
"In Establishing and Maintaining a Library" Two Essays on the University of Sydney Library

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