- Based on the renowned bibliographies by Charles Evans and Roger Bristol
- Published in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society
- Also available in a digital edition as part of America’s Historical Imprints
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 has been hailed as one of the most important collections ever produced on microform. Based on the renowned "American Bibliography" by Charles Evans and enhanced by Roger Bristol's "Supplement to Evans' American Bibliography," the collection was first published by Readex in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society (AAS).
For decades, the collection has served as the definitive resource of information about every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, slavery, temperance, witchcraft and just about any other topic imaginable. It includes 26,195 fiche.
Currently, a comprehensive, Web-based edition of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 is available through Readex’s digital Archive of Americana.