Publishers' Weekly; American Book-Trade Journal ... Volume 96

Publishers' Weekly; American Book-Trade Journal ... Volume 96

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: This story of Iurgen who sought justice and recreation in all times and places, even to the hell of his fathers and the heaven of his grandmother is like nothing else that has been written in generations. Its richness of fancy, its satire, its utter remoteness from fact, and its high spirits entitle it to a unique and honored place in the literature of our day. aches to ashes 13y 1sABE-Osmauom. $1.75. _ A new Ostrander book--in other words, a first rate mystery, at once eventful, puzzling. captivating and original. You have never read a story quite like this one of the murderer who left no clues but who was betrayed by his own ingenuity. Ready 17! November. By PEARL DULES BELL. Illustrated. $1.75. The story of little Joan Kenneriey, tiny star of the "Greatest on Earth," and of her love for Philip, the Elephant Man, who hadn't always been part of a circus. Best of all it's the story of Uncle Jerimy, one of the quaiiitest, gruffest, kindliest of characters that has appeared in a book for many years. Her Elephant Man is a tender, appealing love story that should find a warm place in the hearts of a large number of readers. Ready Glance through the prologue and you'll want to read all of this book with its piquant, clever stories, ranging in appeal from the I'.r;'chic Rrsz'arrhcr'.r Talc (not to be read at midnight) to the delicate innuendo of The Upprr Room. If you want "something dilferent," try The New Dvcamerzm. $1.60. robert I'll. mcbride & co. publishers new york 11 November 8th Publication Date THE CHRISTMAS M THE big holiday number of the Pub-i lisher's Weekly two hundred pages devoted to the best in books. Long list i of new novels; new volumes of history; books of travel at home and...
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  • Paperback | 562 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 29mm | 989g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236960661
  • 9781236960665