ONE BOOK-FIVE WAYS. THE PUBLISHING PROCEDURES OF FIVE UNIVERSITY PRESSES.
Reprint of a workbook used at the 1977 annual meeting of the Association of American University Presses. Foreword by Joyce Kachergis, Introduction by Chandler Grannis and Afterword by William Kaufmann. An experiment in comparative publishing procedures in which a manuscript was submitted for publication to five different University Presses, Chicago, MIT, North Carolina, Texas and Toronto.
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MEMOIR OF THE LIFE OF JOHN BOWDLER, ESQ.
by Bowdler, John
First edition. Presentation copy. John Bowdler (1746-1823), a writer on religious and church affairs, was the author of Select Pieces in Verse and Prose (1818). Inscribed "From the Author" on the half title. Bookplates are on the front paste down and the front free endpapers, both from the Locker family. There are a few notes in pencil scattered throughout from a previous owner. Front free endpaper is loose. Boards are rubbed and worn around the edges with light staining and some small scratches. Parts of the gilt border on both covers is worn off. The front hinge has cracked.