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A Splendor of Letters

A Splendor of Letters (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Basbanes, Nicholas A.

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A continuation of the study that began with A Gentle Madness and Patience & Fortitude considers the issues that surround the role of books in contemporary society, including book and library destruction and preservation in various parts of the world. Reprint. 15,000 first printin... read full description below.

ISBN 9780060580803
Barcode 9780060580803
Published 27 October 2004 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780060580803
ISBN-10 0060580801
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperPerennial
Publication Date 27 October 2004
International Publication Date 2 November 2004
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Basbanes, Nicholas A.
Category Literary Theory
Number of Pages 464
Dimensions Width: 153mm
Height: 228mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 488g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Books - History., Written communication - History., Cultural property - Protection., Cultural property - Protection, Written communication - History
NBS Text Literary Theory
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 801
Catalogue Code 986889

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A continuation of the study that began with A Gentle Madness and Patience & Fortitude considers the issues that surround the role of books in contemporary society, including book and library destruction and preservation in various parts of the world. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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