Again, Bohemian societies have both a German and a Bohemian title, and the cataloguer must choose which he will take.
In temporary use by a cataloguer, or some other library assistant; or 6.
The date is one of the most important portions of a title, and the cataloguer must seek for it until he finds it.
Now here is a great difficulty which the cataloguer has to face.
Very few modern books are styled duodecimos; therefore that form will not give the cataloguer much trouble.
The cataloguer labels the books as they come in and prepares cards which will represent the books in the catalogue.
To discriminate carefully the various editions of each work is part of the necessary duty of the cataloguer.
Before dealing with these points it is necessary to give the cataloguer a warning not to take his title from the outer wrapper.
There is one class of pamphlets which gives the cataloguer much trouble, viz., Extracts from Journals and Transactions.
The cataloguer, therefore, needs to know much personal and family history before he can decide correctly.