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Read me : a century of classic American book advertisements

Author: Dwight Garner; Dave Eggers
Publisher: New York : Ecco, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Features more than 300 vintage book advertisements-- startling and strange, beautiful and funny-- that together reveal a kind of secret history of American literature over the last century.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dwight Garner; Dave Eggers
ISBN: 9780061572197 0061572195
OCLC Number: 310399189
Description: xiv, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The 1900s --
The 1910s --
The 1920s --
The 1930s --The 1940s --
The 1950s --
The 1960s --
The 1970s --
The 1980s --
The 1990s.
Responsibility: Dwight Garner ; with a foreword by Dave Eggers.
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Features more than 300 vintage book advertisements-- startling and strange, beautiful and funny-- that together reveal a kind of secret history of American literature over the last century.

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