Author: Nicholas A. Basbanes
Publisher: Fine Books Press; First Edition edition (2007)
Category: Essays & Correspondence
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He reports first-hand on a nascent library springing up on the battlefield in Iraq. He describes putting hundreds of thousands of dollars on the line at a New York auction on behalf of a friend and placing bids that.
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Fine Books Press, 2007. Ron Charles, "Nicholas Basbanes on the Enduring Importance of Paper," The Washington Post, The Style Blog, October 28, 2013. Every Book its Reader: The Power of the Printed Word to Stir the World, New York: HarperCollins, 2005.
His first book, A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books (Henry Holt), now in its sixteenth printing, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in nonfiction for 1995 and was named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. He is author of five other books and innumerable columns centered on the world of books.
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and Impressions: Twenty Years on the Book Beat brings together the best of Mr. Basbanes s book journalism. Collects thirty-three of the author's articles grouped into three sections - Book Culture; People; and, Places
Collects thirty-three of the author's articles grouped into three sections - Book Culture; People; and, Places. This title includes the essays that include an endnote, telling the behind-the-scenes story about the article.
Nicholas Basbanes’ six other books are . Among the Gently Mad: Perspectives and Strategies for the Book-Hunter of the Twenty-First Century.
Nicholas Basbanes’ six other books are: Patience and Fortitude: A Roving Chronicle of Book People, Book Places, and Book Culture. A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World. Every Book Its Reader: The Power of the Printed Word to Stir the World. A World of Letters: Yale University Press, 1908-2008. com’s 2006 interview with Nicholas Basbanes.
NICHOLAS A. BASBANES book ON PAPER was named one of three . BASBANES book ON PAPER was named one of three finalists for the 2014 Carnegie Medal. It is full of stories of how book collections get started, a fascinating story about a crazy book thief, and stories of how collectors saved books that would have been lost to time, and tons and tons more book tales.
Find nicholas basbanes from a vast selection of Books. Every Book Its Reader by Nicholas Basbanes Signed Limited 1 of 250 published. Patient and Fortitude - SIGNED by Nicholas Basbanes - First, First (B307). Nicholas A. Basbanes, GENTLE MADNESS BIBLIOPHILES BIBLIOMANES AND THE 1995. A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books, Henry Holt, 1995. ISBN 0-8050-3653-9) Nicholas A. ISBN 978-799491-1-1) Max Beerbohm. Zuleika Dobson, The Folio Society, 1966.