- 3.26.1 Element information
- 3.26.2 RDA definition and scope
- 3.26.31 Source and position of edition statement
- 3.26.32 No edition statement
- 3.26.34 Edition statements relating to issues or parts
- 3.26.35 Nonce collections
- 3.26.36 Edition statements on multipart monographs
3.26.1 Element information
3.26.2 RDA definition and scope
188.8.131.52 A note on manifestation that provides information on an edition of a manifestation.
3.26.31 Source and position of edition statement
184.108.40.206 Always note the source of any element of the Edition statement that is taken from elsewhere than the preferred source of information (see 3.01.1, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199).
Edition statement from half-title
Number line on title page verso indicates 1st printing: “10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1”
(Comment: Example follows alternative rule to create a separate bibliographic description for an individual impression or state)
188.8.131.52 When transposing, always note the original position of any element that is transposed to another position in transcription (see 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, and 220.127.116.11).
Edition statement printed at head of title page
Edition statement precedes author’s name on title page
3.26.32 No edition statement
18.104.22.168 Always record edition information, such as an Edition statement that is provided by a bibliographic or reference source for resources not containing an edition statement, but known to contain significant changes from other editions, as a Note on edition statement (see 22.214.171.124).
126.96.36.199 Make a note on statements referring to other editions (e.g., as part of a preface to an earlier edition or a summary of the work’s publication history) if considered important (see 188.8.131.52).
Contains “Preface to the tenth edition,” dated 1876
3.26.34 Edition statements relating to issues or parts
184.108.40.206 Make a Note on edition statement relating to issues or parts of a multipart monograph if the manifestation consists of multiple issues or parts, and there are edition statements relating to the whole as well as to the parts. Record the edition statement relating to the whole manifestation as an Edition statement (see 220.127.116.11).
3.26.35 Nonce collections
18.104.22.168 Always make a Note on edition statement of differences in edition statements from one part to another in nonce collections (volumes made up of previously published pamphlets reissued by a publisher or bookseller, sometimes with a collective title page) (see 22.214.171.124). If edition statements of parts vary between exemplars of a manifestation, record the edition statements of the item in hand relating to individual parts in a Note on item (see 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52).
Set made up of various editions: v. 1, 10th ed.; v. 3, 4th ed., corr.; v. 7, 3d ed., corr.; v. 9-11, 2d ed.
3.26.36 Edition statements on multipart monographs
184.108.40.206 If the Edition statement varies or does not appear on all volumes of a multipart monograph, and it was issued as such, always make a Note on edition statement explaining which edition statement appears on which volume and/or indicating the absence of edition statements (see 220.127.116.11 and 18.104.22.168).
Volume 2 issued without the edition statement