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The Card Catalog

Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures

by Carla Hayden
Library of Congress

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The Library of Congress brings booklovers an enriching tribute to the power of the written word and to the history of our most beloved books. Featuring more than 200 full-color images of original catalog cards, first edition book covers, and photographs from the library's magnificent archives, this collection is a visual celebration of the rarely seen treasures in one of the world's most famous libraries and the brilliant catalog system that has kept it organized for hundreds of years. Packed with engaging facts on literary classics—from Ulysses to The Cat in the Hat to Shakespeare's First Folio to The Catcher in the Rye—this package is an ode to the enduring magic and importance of books.

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Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC

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  • Release date: April 4, 2017

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  • ISBN: 9781452158587
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  • ISBN: 9781452158587
  • File size: 52783 KB
  • Release date: April 4, 2017

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  • ISBN: 9781452158587
  • File size: 85867 KB
  • Release date: April 4, 2017

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The Library of Congress brings booklovers an enriching tribute to the power of the written word and to the history of our most beloved books. Featuring more than 200 full-color images of original catalog cards, first edition book covers, and photographs from the library's magnificent archives, this collection is a visual celebration of the rarely seen treasures in one of the world's most famous libraries and the brilliant catalog system that has kept it organized for hundreds of years. Packed with engaging facts on literary classics—from Ulysses to The Cat in the Hat to Shakespeare's First Folio to The Catcher in the Rye—this package is an ode to the enduring magic and importance of books.

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  • Details

    Publisher:
    Chronicle Books LLC

    Kindle Book
    Release date: April 4, 2017

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9781452158587
    File size: 52783 KB
    Release date: April 4, 2017

    EPUB eBook
    ISBN: 9781452158587
    File size: 52783 KB
    Release date: April 4, 2017

    PDF eBook
    ISBN: 9781452158587
    File size: 85867 KB
    Release date: April 4, 2017

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  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB eBook
    PDF eBook
  • Languages
    English