AB Bookman s Yearbook

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AB Bookman 's Weekly — АВ Bookman's Weekly. Clifton, NJ (US) AB Bookman 's Yearbook - AB Bookman`s Yearbook. New York (US) Abgila - Abgila. Indian Library Association. Delhi (IN) Accad. Bibl. Italia - Accademie e Biblioteche d'Italia.

Author: Maria Witt

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783110975079

Category: Reference

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The Many Facets of Stephen King

Schneider, Peter. "Collecting the Works of Stephen King." AB Bookman "s Weekly 24 October 1983. Schow, David J. "Return of the Curse of the Son of Mr. King: Book Two." Whispers, No. 17/18 (August 1982) . Schweitzer, Darrell.

Author: Michael R. Collings

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9780893709235

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A study of King's fiction, including a chapter on criticism and a chronology of King's works.
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Wole Soyinka

A Bibliography of Primary and Secondary Sources Henry Louis Gates, Professor Ketu Katrak James Gibbs, Bernard S. Katz. 948. Anon . " Fiction and Criticism : Through the ... AB Bookman ' s Weekly 49 ( 19 June ) , p . 2331 . 953. Anon .

Author: Henry Louis Gates

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313239371

Category: Social Science

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ABHB Annual Bibliography of the History of the Printed Book and Libraries

A reprint of the edition of 1938 . [ 81/730 ] Shaw , Paul – Morris , Updike and 3 American presses – In : AB bookman's weekly , 67 ( 1981 ) , p.3476-3516 - Presses of Elbert Hubbard , Dard Hunter and Frederic W. Goudy .

Author: H. Vervliet

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9024729955

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This twelfth volume of ABHB (Annual bibliography of the history of the printed book and libraries) contains 3333 records, selected from some 2000 periodicals, the list of which follows this introduction. They have been compiled by the National Committees of the following countries: Italy Australia Austria Luxembourg Belgium The Netherlands Poland Bulgaria Canada Portugal Denmark Rumania Finland South Africa France Spain German Democratic Republic Switzerland German Federal Republic USA Great Britain USSR Hungary Yugoslavia Ireland (Republic of) Spain and Latin America have partially been covered through the good of fices of an American colleague. Benevolent readers are requested to signal the names of bibliographers and historians from countries not mentioned above, who would be willing to co-operate to this scheme of international bibliographic collaboration. The editor will greatly appreciate any communication on this matter. Subject As has been said in the introduction to the previous volumes, this bibliography aims at recording all books and articles of scholarly value which relate to the history of the printed book, to the history of the arts, crafts, techniques and equipment, and of the economic, social and cultural VIII INTRODUCTION environment, involved in its production, distribution, conservation, and description. Of course, the ideal of a complete coverage is nearly impossible to attain. However, it is the policy of this publication to include missing items as much as possible in the forthcoming volumes. The same applies to countries newly added to the bibliography.
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Pioneers Passionate Ladies and Private Eyes

Sullivan, Larry E. (1982, March 29). Cheap books and 19th century libraries. AB Bookman s Weekly, 69, 2410-2428. The Washington Law Reporter. (1904, April 15). 32, 241. Wilson, William L. (1895). Report of the postmaster-general. pp.

Author: Larry E Sullivan

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135068097

Category: Social Science

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Despite efforts of contemporary reformers to curb the availability of dime novels, series books, and paperbacks, Pioneers, Passionate Ladies, and Private Eyes reveals how many readers used them as means of resistance and how fictional characters became models for self-empowerment. These literary genres, whose value has long been underestimated, provide fascinating insight into the formation of American popular culture and identity. Through these mass-produced, widely read books, Deadwood Dick, Old Sleuth, and Jessie James became popular heroes that fed the public’s imagination for the last western frontier, detective tales, and the myth of the outlaw. Women, particularly those who were poor and endured hard lives, used the literature as means of escape from the social, economic, and cultural suppression they experienced in the nineteenth century. In addition to the insight this book provides into texts such as “The Bride of the Tomb,” the Nick Carter Series, and Edward Stratemeyer’s rendition of the Lizzie Borden case, readers will find interesting information about: the roles of illustrations and covers in consumer culture Bowling Green’s endeavor to digitize paperback and pulp magazine covers bibliographical problems in collecting and controlling series books the effects of mass market fiction on young girls Louisa May Alcott’s pseudonym and authorship of three dime novels special collections competition among publishers A collection of work presented at a symposium held by the Library of Congress, Pioneers, Passionate Ladies, and Private Eyes makes an outstanding contribution to redefining the role of popular fiction in American life.
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Annual Bibliography of the History of the Printed Book and Libraries

Volume 23: Publications of 1992 and Additions from the Preceding Years Dept. of Special Collections of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek ... Bibliography of American Literature ; Pt . I. - In : AB bookman's weekly , 6 January 1992 , p . 5-9 .

Author: Dept. of Special Collections of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0792332490

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This twenty-third volume of ABBB (Annual bibliography of the history of the printed book and libraries) contains 3956 records, selected from some 1600 periodicals, the list of which follows this introduction. They have been compiled by the National Committees of the following countries: Arab Countries Italy Australia Latin America Austria Latvia Belgium Luxembourg Byelorussia The Netherlands Canada Poland Croatia Portugal Denmark Rumania Estonia Russia Finland South Africa Spain France Germany Sweden Great Britain Switzerland Hungary Ukrain Ireland (Republic of) USA Benevolent readers are requested to signal the names of bibliographers and historians from countries not mentioned above, who would be willing to co-operate to this scheme of international bibliographic collaboration. The editor will greatly appreciate any communication on this matter. Subject As has been said in the introduction to the previous volumes, this bibliography aims at recording all books and articles of scholarly value which relate to the history of the printed book, to the history of the arts, crafts, techniques and equipment, and of the economic, social and cultural environment, involved in its production, distribution, conservation, and description. Of course, the ideal of a complete coverage is nearly impossible to attain.
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Voices from the Southwest

A Gathering in Honor of Lawrence Clark Powell Lawrence Clark Powell, Donald C. Dickinson, Margaret F. Maxwell. “ Honors Convocation Speaker . ... Fortune & Friendship : AB Bookman ' s Weekly , Vol . 42 ( Sept . 23 , 1968 ) , pp .

Author: Lawrence Clark Powell

Publisher: Northland Publishing

ISBN: UOM:39015027934911

Category: Southwest, New

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A volume of Southwestern studies, occasioned by the 70th birthday of Lawrence Clark Powell, range from historical papers on Native Americans and early Spanish settlers to essays on Southwestern books and authors.
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Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences

Accordingly, the first Charleston Conference's speakers included, among others, Jake Chernofsky, Editor of AB Bookman's Weekly for the specialist book world, Bob Barrows from Arno Press, and Paul Koda, Rare Books Librarian, ...

Author: John D. McDonald

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781000031546

Category: Computers

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The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, comprising of seven volumes, now in its fourth edition, compiles the contributions of major researchers and practitioners and explores the cultural institutions of more than 30 countries. This major reference presents over 550 entries extensively reviewed for accuracy in seven print volumes or online. The new fourth edition, which includes 55 new entires and 60 revised entries, continues to reflect the growing convergence among the disciplines that influence information and the cultural record, with coverage of the latest topics as well as classic articles of historical and theoretical importance.
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Author s Guide to Journals in Library Information Science

AB Bookman s Weekly Jacob L. Chernofsky P.O. Box AB Clifton, NJ 07105 ECT Robert Heinich Association for Educational Communication & Technology 1126 16th Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20036 Antiquarian Book Monthly Review Joanna Dodsworth ...

Author: Norman D. Stevens

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000755138

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This book, first published in 1982, focuses on providing information about the policies and practices surrounding the preparation and submitting of articles to the major journals in library and information science. This guide includes all the major American, Canadian, British, and international professional journals that solicit, accept and publish articles in the field.
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The Work of Robert Reginald

"This volume will help anyone seeking access to the science fiction and fantasy holdings of the Library of Congress. " — AB Bookman 's Weekly "Valuable as the May and Ballard volumes are, the most useful volume to be issued this summer ...

Author: Michael Burgess

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9780809515059

Category: Literary Criticism

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A bibliography of science fiction and fantasy writer, editor, and publisher Robert Reginald, with an introduction by William F. Nolan and an Afterword by Jack Dann.
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Gifts and Exchanges

An advertisement was taken out in AB Bookman 's Weekly at a cost of $275 in order to get the message out to used book dealers around the country.24 With the aid of used book dealer directories a list of dealers from selected regions and ...

Author: Linda S Katz

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317951421

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This important book explores the many questions challenging librarians who work with gifts and exchanges (G&E) as part of their daily responsibilities. Too often, because of shrinking library budgets, library gifts are considered burdensome and unprofitable drains on both financial and personnel resources. However, Gifts and Exchanges: Problems, Frustrations, . . . and Triumphs gives you solutions that will allow you to embrace your library’s gifts as rewards. In this book, you will discover the latest ways of disposing unwanted materials, planning and holding book sales and auctions, and operating a full-time bookstore with Friends of the Library. Gifts and Exchanges covers the many questions that are currently challenging librarians who work with gifts and exchanges--the problems, such as limited space and an understaffed team, frustrations, and triumphs that make up your daily routine in book donations. The many chapters in Gifts and Exchanges will assist you in solving your worst gift and exchange nightmares as you explore research and solutions on: the importance of a gift policy and its interpretation a template for drafting a gift policy G&E procedures in libraries not affiliated with the Association for Research Libraries answers to todays G&E problems disposing and profiting from unwanted gifts encouraging the gifts you want Gifts and Exchanges is a valuable reference that will help you swim through your department’s sea of gifts and exchanges. As a library profesional, you will benefit from this book’s current and well-researched answers to the problems that flood your G&E department.
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Public Services Issues with Rare and Archival Law Materials

This volume focuses on those aspects of public services that are peculiar to rare book and archival collections with a ... in the rare book world as a lecturer and as a columnist in the now-defunct trade journal, AB Bookman 's Weekly.

Author: Michael Widener

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134735303

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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“Rare books and archives come alive when consulted by readers and researchers.” --from the Introduction In the administrative and budgetary environment of law librarianship, outstanding reference service is crucial to the survival and growth of special collections. Public Services Issues with Rare and Archival Law Materials offers practical suggestions for putting these valuable special collections to work. Each chapter gives clear, proven advice on making the most of rare book sections and archives to contribute to the mission of their libraries and parent institutions. Public Services Issues with Rare and Archival Law Materials provides a comprehensive overview of issues in using these special collections. It begins with an original study of the research habits of legal historians, which can help you plan a strategy for making your collection more accessible to scholars. It concludes with thoughtful consideration of the ethical issues of using archived papers, balancing the scholar’s need to understand the inner workings of the legal system against the need for private court deliberations and attorney-client privilege. This wide-ranging book provides the tools you need for keeping archives in active service, including: detailed instructions for the care and use of rare legal materials ideas for creating exhibits and outreach activities, including Web sites suggestions for working with early books on Roman and canon law practical techniques for using archives in litigation and cooperating with attorneys a bibliography of law-related archives and rare-book librarianship This essential book will assist rare book librarians and archivists to provide better reference service by providing examples of best practice and solutions to common problems. Public Services Issues with Rare and Archival Law Materials is an indispensable resource for law librarians, archivists, and scholars.
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Master List of Periodical and Newspaper Holdings as of August 1984

ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN MILITARY UNIFORM COLLECTORS See FOOTLOCKER Keep 1 yr plus current AB BOOKMAN'S WEEKLY Formerly ANTIQUARIAN BOOKMAN'S WEEKLY 1969 + AB BOOKMAN'S YEARBOOK Annual volumes ( V. 1-2 , 1968-69 ) A BAS L'AVION 3d ...

Author: Mathilde Y. Carter

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ISBN: UCSC:32106007422618

Category: Military art and science

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Serials Currently Received by the National Agricultural Library 1974

G3 ) WORLD AB bookman's weekly for the specialist book world ( 2999.A1A5 ) The animal in its world ; explorations of an ethologist , 1932-1972 . Tinbergen , Nikolaas ; 1907- ( QL751.75 ) Annual report of the director of the Pan American ...

Author: National Agricultural Library (U.S.)

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ISBN: UIUC:30112024882752

Category: Agriculture

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Managing the Mystery Collection

Traditional brick and mortar book dealers have long described book condition by using terms that were originally defined by the periodical, AB Bookman 's Weekly. Following is a summary of these terms: ' As New.

Author: Judith A. Overmier

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317717805

Category: Religion

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Unravel the mystery of fostering a vibrant mystery collection for your library patrons! Whodunnit? Managing the Mystery Collection: From Creation to Consumption reveals just who is responsible—for providing high-quality library mystery collections to fans. This resource takes you through the complicated process, from creating a mystery story to getting it to the library bookshelf and your patrons—all with clear explanations and no plot twists. Authors, readers, critics, scholars, and librarians give you an interdisciplinary inside look at the production and collection of one of the most popular genres in literature, the mystery. This unique book comprehensively explains how a mystery story journeys a surprisingly winding way to reach an avid reading public. No red herrings here though. Acquisitions and collection development resources are provided along with effective strategies that will help librarians to sift through the clues on how to bring life to their mystery collections. Examinations of various subgenres of the mystery are provided, such as romance and Native American mysteries, as well as an enlightening discussion of the links between mysteries, libraries, and interest groups. Managing the Mystery Collection brings you: mystery writer Barbara Fister describing the creative process insights about Sisters in Crime—an organization that promotes mysteries authored by women—and its special relationship with libraries and librarians a detailed introduction to buying and selling books online Web and print resources guidance for the acquisition of mysteries for the younger mystery reader development of a collection of ethnic mysteries the creation of special collections of Sherlock Holmes and author Conan Doyle extensive listings of subgenre titles and details of popular series an organization that networks creators, fans, and scholars of detective and mystery fiction and more! Managing the Mystery Collection: From Creation to Consumption solves the mystery behind the step-by-step process it takes to provide readers with what they want—access to a collection of perplexing, well-written mysteries. This is perfect for public and academic librarians with an interest in building quality collections of mysteries; library school faculty teaching courses in collection building, popular culture and libraries, genre literature, and special collections; and students of those fields.
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Essays on Books and Bibliophiles

Author: Robert Alan Shaddy

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ISBN: UOM:39015058109763

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

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The essays and bibliography in this work provide an approach to the history of books and book collecting. It includes a long essay on the phenomenon of bibliophilia and bibliomania and the intense, sometimes consumingly passionate feelings collectors held for their collections.
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International Dictionary of Library Histories

The library maintains the archives of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and has recently acquired the papers of Sol Malkin and AB/Bookman«s Weekly. Individual antiquarian book dealers are another area of strength, ...

Author: David H. Stam

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136777844

Category: History

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Following the format of Fitzroy Dearborn's highly successful International Dictionary of Historic Places and International Dictionary of University Histories, the International Dictionary of Library Histories provides basic information for each institution - location and holdings - followed by an extensive (1,000-5,000 word) essay on its history as well as a Further Reading list. In addition, the dictionary includes introductory articles on the history of various types of libraries and a library history in various regions of the world. The dictionary profiles more than 200 institutions from around the world, including the world's most important research libraries and other libraries with globally or regionally notable collections, innovative traditions, and significant and interesting histories. The essays take advantage of the growing scholarship of library history to provide insightful overviews of each institution, including not only the traditional values of these libraries but their innovations as well, such as developments in automated systems and electronic delivery. The profiles will emphasize the unique materials of research in these institutions - archives, manuscripts, personal and institutional papers. The introductory articles on types of libraries include topics ranging from theological libraries to prison libraries, from the ancient to the digital. An international team of more than 200 leading scholars in the field have contributed essays to the project.
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