A.L.A. Booklist Volume 5

A.L.A. Booklist Volume 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...has been given fuller treatment. The A.L.A. Catalog entered the first edition (1897) 621.18 Steam boilers 8-31132/2 Rice, Allen Thorndike, ed. Reminisccnces of Abraham Lincoln by distinguished men of his time. New ed. rev. N.Y.Harper(Ja)1909. 428p. illus. "$2 net. Selects twenty out of thirty-three articles included in the first edition (1886) and omits portraits and biographies of the writers. An interesting collection of impressions by prominent contemporaries, many of whom contribute personal recollections. 921 Lincoln, Abraham, pres. U. S. 9-2244/2 Richardson, Cliiford. The modern asphalt pavement. 2d ed. rev. N.Y.Wiley,1908. 629p. illus. $3. A complete revision of a valuable work. Has been brought to date and contains fifty pages more than the first edition, published in 1905. 625.8 Asphalt I Pavements 8-3251!)/3 Ruskin, John. Selections from the works of John-l-Ruskin; ed. with introduction and notes, by Chauncey B. Tinker (Riverside literature series) Bost.Houghton(S)1908. 328p. illus. 50c. net. "Wherever practicable, entire chapters or lectures are given, or at least passages of suflicient length to insure a correct notion of the general complexion of Ruskin 's work."--Preface. 'The selections are from Modern painters, Stories of Venice, Seven lamps of architecture, Lectures on art. Besides notes there are essays on Ruskin's writings and style, and a biographical sketch. A good work for the little library wishing to represent Ruskin by something more than Sesame and lilies and Crown of wild olive. 824 8-3i496/1 Severance, Henry Ormal. A guide to the current periodicals and serials of the United States and Canada, 1909; comp. by Henry Ormal Severance and Charles Harper Walsh. 2d ed. Ann Arbor, ...
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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 168g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236873416
  • 9781236873415