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The Resource The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski

The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski

Label
The book on the bookshelf
Title
The book on the bookshelf
Statement of responsibility
by Henry Petroski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
022/.4/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z685
LC item number
.P48 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-277) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Press of books
  • ch. 6.
  • Studying studies
  • ch. 7.
  • Up against the wall
  • ch. 8.
  • Books and bookshops
  • ch. 9.
  • Bookstack engineering
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Shelves that move
  • ch. 11.
  • Care of books
  • Books on bookshelves
  • ch. 2.
  • From scrolls to codices
  • ch. 3.
  • Chests, cloisters, and carrels
  • ch. 4.
  • Chained to the desk
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
x, 290 p.
Isbn
9780375706394
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99014336
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 413.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated wrappers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45174359
  • ucoclc45174359
Label
The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-277) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Press of books
  • ch. 6.
  • Studying studies
  • ch. 7.
  • Up against the wall
  • ch. 8.
  • Books and bookshops
  • ch. 9.
  • Bookstack engineering
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Shelves that move
  • ch. 11.
  • Care of books
  • Books on bookshelves
  • ch. 2.
  • From scrolls to codices
  • ch. 3.
  • Chests, cloisters, and carrels
  • ch. 4.
  • Chained to the desk
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
x, 290 p.
Isbn
9780375706394
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99014336
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 413.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated wrappers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45174359
  • ucoclc45174359

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