New Worlds in Old Books

New Worlds in Old Books


viii.202pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine dustjacket, pristine condition in removable archival cover. In this bibliophile memoir, dedicated "to the Survival of the Printed Book in the Twenty-First Century" the world-renowned authors reveal the new realms and wealth of knowledge waiting to be discovered in the world of old books. Sections: Introduction: Through Our Hands, What's Past Is Prologue, Eye-Witness Reports, United Nations and Utopias, Hidden Americana, Censorship and Suppression, Stratagems of Satan, Feminism, The Jews, The Blacks, The Lure of Firsts, The Press: Exotic and Uncommon, Provenance, Selected Short-Title Lists, Index. ISBN 1884718892. #2468.

Title: New Worlds in Old Books

Author: Rostenberg, Leona and Madeleine B. Stern

Categories: Gift Ideas, First Editions, Bibliography and Books About Books, Collector's Reference Shelf, Non-Fiction, Text and Reference Books, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: Delaware, Oak Knoll Press, 1999

ISBN: 1884718892

ISBN 13: 9781884718892

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 2468

Keywords: New Worlds in Old Books, Leona Rostenberg, Madeleine B. Stern, Antiquarian Books, Book Collecting, First Editions, Discovery, Provenance, Americana, Censorship, Suppressed Books, Jews, Blacks, Specialty, First Editions, Demonology, Feminism, Printing, Bindings, Rare Books, Bookseller, Memoirs,