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Library of Congress Center for the Book

Overview
Works: 212 works in 355 publications in 1 language and 14,322 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Quotations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Bibliography 
Roles: Producer, Editor, Other
Classifications: Z1003.2, 028.90973
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Publications about Library of Congress Publications about Library of Congress
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Most widely held works by Library of Congress
Library : the drama within by Diane Asséo Griliches ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of black-and-white photographs of libraries and the people who use them, taken in locations around the world, with an essay in praise of libraries by Daniel Boorstin, former Librarian of Congress
The history of books : a guide to selected resources in the Library of Congress by Alice D Schreyer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Books in our future : perspectives and proposals by Library of Congress ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literacy in historical perspective ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Getting the books out : papers of the Chicago Conference on the Book in 19th-century America by Chicago Conference on the Book in 19th-century America ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Delights of reading : quotes, notes & anecdotes by Otto L Bettman ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the writings of the great, the near-great, and the would-be-great, a delicious selection of quotes and anecdotes on that most dangerous of afflictions--the passion for books and reading
Full circle : ninety years of service in the Main Reading Room by Josephus Nelson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Books in our future : a report from the Librarian of Congress to the Congress by Etats-Unis ( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of a study conducted under the auspices of the Center for the Book
The Exquisite Corpse Adventure ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twins Joe and Nancy were raised in a circus but on their eleventh birthday they learn their parents are still alive and need their help, so they set out on a quest filled with many extraordinary beings and adventures. Consists of twenty-seven episodes by nineteen authors and pictures by five illustrators
Books change lives : 1993-1994 reading promotion campaign ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television, the book, and the classroom : proceedings of a seminar ( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reading and successful living : the family-school partnership by Library of Congress ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mask beneath the face reading about and with writing about and for children by E. L Konigsburg ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the history of libraries and scholarship : a paper presented before the Library History Round Table of the American Library Association, June 26, 1979 by I. R Willison ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In celebration, the National union catalog, pre-1956 imprints ( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handbook for the study of book history in the United States by Ronald J Zboray ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book : a lecture sponsored by the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress and the Authors' League of America, presented at the Library of Congress October 17, 1979 by Barbara W Tuchman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Books in action : the armed services editions ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Center for Books.
Center for Books in the Library of Congress.
Center for the Book.
Center for the Book in the Library of Congress
Center for the Book (Library of Congress)
Library of Congress
Library of Congress. Center for Books
Library of Congress Center for the Book
Library of Congress Etats-Unis Center for the book
Library of Congress Washington, DC Center for the Book
Spojené státy americké Center for the Book
United States Center for the Book
Washington (D.C.)
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English (105)
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