The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies | VIAF (Virtual International Authority File)External Link

Alexandrian Library

LC control no.n 95095212
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name headingAlexandrian Library
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
Variant(s)Library of Alexandria
Biblioteca de Alejandría
Biblioteca di Alessandria
Aleksandriĭskai︠a︡ biblioteka (Egypt)
Александрийская библиотека
See alsoFounder: Ptolemy I Soter, King of Egypt, -283 B.C.
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
Beginning date[..-0282]
Ending date[0270~]
LocatedAlexandria (Egypt)
Special noteUse for the ancient library in Alexandria
Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inLCCN 91-28997: Blum, R. Kallimachos, c1991 (245 field: Alexandrian Library)
Acad. Amer. encyc., 1986 (under Alexandria (Egypt): Alexandrian Library)
Encyc. Brit. (Alexandria, Library of)
World book, 1992 (Alexandrian Library)
Encyc. Amer., 1982 (Alexandrian Library)
Riaño Alonso, Juan José. Poetas, filósofos, gramáticos y bibliotecarios, c2005: t.p. (Biblioteca de Alejandría)
La Biblioteca di Alessandria, 2010.
Faĭer, V. V. Rozhdenie filologii, 2013: title page (... Aleksandriĭskoĭ biblioteke = Александрийской библиотеке)
Wikipedia, 18 April 2016 (Library of Alexandria; Royal Library of Alexandria; in Alexandria, Egypt; one o fthe largest and most significant libraries of the ancient world; founded in the 3rd century BCE by Ptolemy I Sotor; part of a larger research institution called the Museum of Alexandria; destroyed by fire either in 48 BCE or CE 270s)