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book in America

Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt

book in America

a history of the making and selling of books in the United States

by Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt

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Published by Bowker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Printing -- United States -- History.,
  • Booksellers and bookselling -- United States -- History.,
  • Libraries -- United States -- History.,
  • Book collectors -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBook in America.
    Statementby Hellmut Lehmann-Haupt ; in collaboration with Lawrence C. Wroth and Rollo G. Silver.
    ContributionsWroth, Lawrence C. 1884-1970., Silver, Rollo Gabriel, 1909-
    Classifications
    LC Classifications Z473 .L44 1952
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 493 p. ;
    Number of Pages493
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14807053M


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