The Resource Patience & fortitude : wherein a colorful cast of determined book collectors, dealers, and librarians go about the quixotic task of preserving a legacy, Nicholas A. Basbanes

Patience & fortitude : wherein a colorful cast of determined book collectors, dealers, and librarians go about the quixotic task of preserving a legacy, Nicholas A. Basbanes

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Patience & fortitude : wherein a colorful cast of determined book collectors, dealers, and librarians go about the quixotic task of preserving a legacy
Title
Patience & fortitude
Title remainder
wherein a colorful cast of determined book collectors, dealers, and librarians go about the quixotic task of preserving a legacy
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas A. Basbanes
Title variation
Patience and fortitude
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JRS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Basbanes, Nicholas A.
Dewey number
002.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.B373 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Books and reading
  • Book collecting
  • Libraries
  • Book collecting
  • Books
  • Books and reading
  • Libraries
Label
Patience & fortitude : wherein a colorful cast of determined book collectors, dealers, and librarians go about the quixotic task of preserving a legacy, Nicholas A. Basbanes
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 2001, with subtitle: a roving chronicle of book people, book places, and book culture
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 590-602) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eternal life -- Godspeed -- Madness redux -- Spendid anachronisms -- Profiles in bibliophagia -- Hunters and gatherers -- Many years -- The people's palace -- Once and future library -- In the stacks -- Deep sleep -- As in a vial
Edition
First Perennial edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 636 pages, [32] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035755206
Label
Patience & fortitude : wherein a colorful cast of determined book collectors, dealers, and librarians go about the quixotic task of preserving a legacy, Nicholas A. Basbanes
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 2001, with subtitle: a roving chronicle of book people, book places, and book culture
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 590-602) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eternal life -- Godspeed -- Madness redux -- Spendid anachronisms -- Profiles in bibliophagia -- Hunters and gatherers -- Many years -- The people's palace -- Once and future library -- In the stacks -- Deep sleep -- As in a vial
Edition
First Perennial edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 636 pages, [32] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035755206

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