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Am. Book Trade Association (Publisher)
Book Trade Association of Philadelphia (Publisher)
Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.) (Publisher)

Publishers' weekly [microform] : the American book trade journal.

March 31, 1923

Dates / Origin
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Office of the Publishers' weekly [etc.]
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *ZAN-2986
American literature
Content : Absorbed American literary gazette and publishers' circular in Jan. 1872.

Content : Subtitle varies.

Content : Supersedes: The Trade circular and publishers' bulletin.

Content : The record of "New publications" forms the basis for the American catalog.

Content : Title varies: 1872-73, The Publishers' and stationers' weekly trade circular. From 1888-1922 a Christmas number (issued in Nov. and separately paged) was published with title: The Christmas book shelf.

Content : Vols. 151-152 (Jan.-Dec. 1947), each number in two sections, section 2 being: Old and rare books including the Weekly book exchange (formerly incorporated in the main periodical).

Ownership: Gift of the DeWitt Wallace Endowment Fund, named in honor of the founder of Reader's Digest.
Type of Resource
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NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b10080160
UUID: c9ee9880-c61f-012f-8524-58d385a7bc34

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MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Why not books?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94183cb4-bd00-cb75-e040-e00a18064409

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Why not books?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94183cb4-bd00-cb75-e040-e00a18064409

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General Research Division, The New York Public Library. Why not books? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94183cb4-bd00-cb75-e040-e00a18064409

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Why not books?