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Old books, rare friends : two literary sleuths and their shared passion

Author: Leona Rostenberg; Madeleine B Stern
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"With their irresistible humor and savvy, Leona and Madeleine share their double lives as writers and scholars as they unlock the secrets found in the pages of rare books."--Cover of large print ed.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Leona Rostenberg; Madeleine B Stern; Leona Rostenberg; Madeleine B Stern; Leona Rostenberg; Madeleine B Stern
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leona Rostenberg; Madeleine B Stern
ISBN: 038548514X 9780385485142
OCLC Number: 35792214
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 275 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Beginnings --
You're Suddenly a "Miss" --
Morningside Heights --
Strasbourg on the Rhine --
Glengarry and Alpenstock --
Ebb Tide --
Dual Apprenticeship --
Louisa May Alcott's Mask --
Leona Rostenberg--Rare Books --
Books After the Blitz --
Finger-Spitzengefuhl --
ABAA --
Our Double Lives --
The Blood-and-Thunder.
Other Titles: Old and rare
Responsibility: Leona Rostenberg and Madeleine Stern.
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"With their irresistible humor and savvy, Leona and Madeleine share their double lives as writers and scholars as they unlock the secrets found in the pages of rare books."--Cover of large print ed.

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