Order Nr. 91936 EARMARKS OF LITERATURE. Arthur E. Bostwick.


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  • Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, (1969).
  • 8vo.
  • cloth
  • (viii), 144 pages

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Order Nr. 91936

First published in 1914. Book is based on a series of lectures given to the training class of the Brooklyn Public Library, afterward to that of the New York Public Library. Eighteen chapters cover everything from the "Nature of Literature" to appreciation/ownership/preservation of literature. Faint spots of discoloration on both covers, light rubbing at head and heel of spine.