skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Some new light on the genesis of the ampersand. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Some new light on the genesis of the ampersand.

Author: Melbert B Cary, Jr.; Press of the Woolly Whale.; Typophiles (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: [New York] : Press of the Woolly Whale, ©1936.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melbert B Cary, Jr.; Press of the Woolly Whale.; Typophiles (New York, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 25846794
Notes: "Prepared for the exalted company of Typophiles by The press of the Woolly Whale."
''Acknowledgement is made to Prof. Joost van den Vondel of Amsterdam for his assistance in supplying this information, & to Dr.-Ing eh. Willem E.A. Haechel for his courtesy in making the translation. ... Designed & prepared especially for the Typophiles by Melbert B. Cary, Jr., New York, 1936"--Colophon.
Description: 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 16 cm

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/25846794<\/a>> # Some new light on the genesis of the ampersand.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0bgn:translationOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/25846794#CreativeWork\/unidentifiedOriginalWork<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"25846794<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/New_York_City<\/a>> ; # New York<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/807877<\/a>> ; # Ampersand<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1118355<\/a>> ; # Signs and symbols<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/Z111<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/149558026<\/a>> ; # Typophiles (New York, N.Y.)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/159735319<\/a>> ; # Press of the Woolly Whale.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"1936<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/51866008<\/a>> ; # Jr. Melbert B. Cary<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"1936<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/29102629<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Some new light on the genesis of the ampersand.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"25846794<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/25846794#PublicationEvent\/new_york_press_of_the_woolly_whale_1936<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/29102629#Agent\/press_of_the_woolly_whale<\/a>> ; # Press of the Woolly Whale<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/25846794<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/New_York_City<\/a>> # New York<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"New York<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/29102629#Agent\/press_of_the_woolly_whale<\/a>> # Press of the Woolly Whale<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Press of the Woolly Whale<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/Z111<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1118355<\/a>> # Signs and symbols<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Signs and symbols<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/807877<\/a>> # Ampersand<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ampersand<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/149558026<\/a>> # Typophiles (New York, N.Y.)<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Typophiles (New York, N.Y.)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/159735319<\/a>> # Press of the Woolly Whale.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Press of the Woolly Whale.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/51866008<\/a>> # Jr. Melbert B. Cary<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1892<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1941<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Cary<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Melbert B.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Jr. Melbert B. Cary<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/25846794<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/25846794<\/a>> ; # Some new light on the genesis of the ampersand.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-11<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/25846794#CreativeWork\/unidentifiedOriginalWork<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"nl<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>