New Worlds in Old Books

New Worlds in Old Books

by Leona Rostenberg, Madeleine B. Stern
     
 

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The dynamic duo of New York's antiquarian book scene have written a unique and interesting series of essays on the creation of new fields of book collecting. With hard-won authority, the authors share an extraordinary career that spans over fifty years. Rostenberg and Stern were pioneers in developing collecting interest in such diverse fields as feminism, Judaica

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The dynamic duo of New York's antiquarian book scene have written a unique and interesting series of essays on the creation of new fields of book collecting. With hard-won authority, the authors share an extraordinary career that spans over fifty years. Rostenberg and Stern were pioneers in developing collecting interest in such diverse fields as feminism, Judaica, black culture, and utopias. We are treated to the wonder and excitement of the authors as countless rare and beautiful books pass through their hands. New Worlds in Old Books is a must-read for any bibliophile.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585740017
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1999
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.92(d)

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