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Publisher Information. If you're looking for information,. letterpress printing, and hand-sewn bindings. Most recently, Adastra Press was publishing 2-5 titles per year,. Books got its start in 1950 as a New York-based niche publisher specializing in selling hardcover genre fiction to the library market. Through the 1950s and 60s.The Modern Library series was published and sold in the U.S. but there were two attempts to market the series in the UK. According to Barry Neavill, “Allen Lane, who launched the paperback revolution in the English-speaking world when he founded Penguin Books in 1935, sold a number of Modern Library Giants in Britain between 1934 and 1936 priced at five and six shillings.The library possesses many rare herbals, the early botanical books that contain descriptions, and often illustrations, of herbs and plants with their properties. Of special note are several works documenting the Botanical Renaissance of the 16th and 17th centuries in Europe.
Book collecting is the collecting of books, including seeking, locating, acquiring, organizing, cataloging, displaying, storing, and maintaining whatever books are of interest to a given collector.The love of books is bibliophilia, and someone who loves to read, admire, and collect books is called a bibliophile. Book collecting can be easy and inexpensive: there are millions of new and used.Read More
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Common Knowledge Publisher Series Kessinger Publishing's Rare Reprints.. Essays on the Theory of Numbers by Richard Dedekind: The Gentle Art of Making Enemies by James McNeill Whistler:. Modern Library Gardening Series. Dover Children's Classics. The Children's Golden Library.Read More
The selection of book titles included in the Little Leather Library collection was generally limited to older classics for which the publisher did not pay any copyright royalties. Soon after the Little Leather Library was founded, Albert Boni sold his interest in the business and went on to establish the Modern Library publishing company, which ultimately spawned Random House Publishers as a.Read More
Modern European Books and Manuscripts The Collection of Modern European Books and Manuscripts consists of printed and archival material, photographs, artwork, audio-visual, ephemeral, and production material documenting the history, philosophy, literature, arts, and social movements of Continental Europe since 1800.Read More
Rare Books Blog 2008 gifts: a Blackstone with a back-story. January 26, 2009.. Mr. Rosenfeld is known for the witty and insightful essays he wrote for the New York Law Journal beginning in 1979.. His law library, consisting of 113 titles in 104 volumes.Read More
The Collection of Modern Books and Manuscripts covers a wide range of subjects related to the humanities - with a particular strength in literature written in English outside the United States, American children’s literature and a number of focused subject areas, such as the printing arts, LGBTQ writing, human sexuality and gender studies, playing cards, the history of hunting and fishing.Read More
The editors, in thus assembling these seventy-six essays, may be granted leave (without desiring to magnify their office) humbly to take pleasure in the thought that at least and at last something has been finished which needed to be done, while the profession is awaiting the accomplishment of greater and more difficult tasks in the vast region of Anglo-American legal history.Read More
The Academic Video Online collection from Alexander Street Press includes videos in a range of subject areas, including news programs (notably shows like 60 Minutes), music and theatre, lectures and demonstrations, and documentaries. The Women and Social Movements Library comprises primary source documents and scholarly essays on women's activism.Read More
The detective story originated in the mid-nineteenth century. Although its basic form has remained intact, the genre has branched into numerous subgenres: espionage, gothic, psychological suspense, police procedural, courtroom, whodunit, the conspicuously British drawing room mystery, and even to a certain degree the horror story. Each form has its practitioners, each its fans.Read More