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Bookselling in America and the world

some observations & recollections in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the American Booksellers Association

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Published by Quadrangle/The New York Times Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American Booksellers Association.,
    • Booksellers and bookselling -- United States.,
    • Booksellers and bookselling.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Charles B. Anderson.
      ContributionsAnderson, Charles B., ed., American Booksellers Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ471 .B63
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5060283M
      ISBN 100812905393
      LC Control Number74024294

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