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The Literary Almanac: The Best of the Printed Word

1900 to the Present

by High Tide Press

  • 133 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Andrews Mcmeel Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary calendars,
  • Books And Reading,
  • Literary Prizes,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Reference,
  • Books & Reading,
  • 20th century,
  • Almanacs,
  • Literature, Modern

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8202104M
    ISBN 100836237013
    ISBN 109780836237016
    OCLC/WorldCa37277596

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    Posts about almanacs written by mtlibrary. The October rare book of the month is a volume of seventeen almanacs, all dated , and all with roughly the same title: A new almanack and prognostication, for the yeere of our Lord God, All were printed in . What book nerd doesn’t love trivia? This is like an almanac for bibliophiles. You can learn what a “gutter” is: “The adjoining inner margins of two facing printed pages, i.e., the margin.

      It was one of the best-selling novels of 18th-century America, and its popularity continued well into the 19th century — it was reprinted eight times between the years and Hannah Foster died in , and it wasn't until that her name was printed on the book.   Parents recommended the book to each other, and it slowly became a word-of-mouth best-seller. It sold about 1, copies in , 4, in , 8, in , 20, in ; and by the total number of copies sold had reached more than four million.


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