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image of The Holiday Makers: Magazines, Advertising, and Mass Tourism in Postwar America

The Holiday Makers: Magazines, Advertising, and Mass Tourism in Postwar America

by Popp, Richard K.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780807142844
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$43.00

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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2012. Hardcover. Fine/fine. ix, [3], 204 p.: illustrations; 24 cm. Red cloth with gilt spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, June 2012. In The Holiday Makers, "the magazine industry serves as a window into postwar media and consumer society, showing… Read more
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Selling Culture: Magazines, Markets, and Class at the Turn of the Century

by Ohmann, Richard

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781859849743
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$21.00

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London: Verso, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/very good +. viii, 411, [5] p.: illustrations; 24 cm. White cover with black spine title. Illustrated dust jacket. The author "surveys the new practices of advertising, mass distribution of goods, and, most important, the birth of the inexpensive mass-audience magazine to analyse the creation of the American professional-managerial class." --… Read more
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image of Benjamin Franklin Printer [Philadelphia Club of Printing House Craftsmen ]

Benjamin Franklin Printer [Philadelphia Club of Printing House Craftsmen ]

by Oswald, John Clyde

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
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$16.00

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Co, 1926. Hardcover. Very Good. Published for the Associated Advertising Clubs off the World. [4], 244 p., frontispiece portrait: illustrations; 20 cm. Maroon cloth with gilt spine and cover titles. "Craftsmen's Edition" -- on front cover. The first four, unpaginated pages indicate that this copy was intended to be… Read more
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image of Co-operative Printing Equipment Catalogue 1928 -- Second Annual Edition

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Wilkes-Barre, PA: Industrial Catalogue Publishers, 1928. Hardcover. Fine. 132 p.: illustrations; 27 cm. Maroon cloth with gilt spine title: "Printing Equipment Catalogue." Gilt cover title: "1928 Co-operative Printing Equipment Catalogue." Contains illustrated ads for printing-related businesses in the United States and a product directory. Front free endpaper contains a form for routing instructions for sending… Read more
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$67.00
image of Fundamentals of Philately: Section 1

Fundamentals of Philately: Section 1

by Williams, L. N.; Williams, M.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good +
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$15.00

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State College, PA: American Philatelic Society, 1963. Paperback. Very Good +. Third Edition. [2], 110 p.: illustrations; 26 cm. Paperback with brown cover. Contents: Philatelic Trends -- Aims of Collecting -- Paper -- Watermarks -- Stamp Design -- From Design to Issued Sheets. In Very Good+ Condition: cover is lightly soiled; pages are clean… Read more
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Fundamentals of Philately: Section 3

by Williams, L. N.; Williams, M.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good +
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$15.00

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S.l.: American Philatelic Society, 1964. Paperback. Very Good +. [2], 231-342 p.: illustrations; 25 cm. Paperback with blue cover. Contents: Planographic Printing -- Embossing. In Very Good+ Condition: cover is faded along edges; pages are clean and tight.
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Fundamentals of Philately: Section 2

by Williams, L. N.; Williams, M.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good +
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$15.00

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S.l.: American Philatelic Society, 1960. Paperback. Very Good +. [2], 111-230 p.: illustrations; 25 cm. Paperback with faint green cover. Contents: Printing Problems and Varieties -- Printing Characteristics -- Intaglio Printing: I. Line-Engraving II. Gravure. In Very Good+ Condition: cover has browned along edges, losing most of green; pages are clean and tight.
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image of Selections from Lincoln's Addresses, Inaugurals and Letters; Edited with Introduction and Notes by Percival Chubb; Together with Macaulay's Speeches on Copyright; Edited by Joseph Wayne Barley

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New York: Macmillan Co, 1922. Hardcover. Very Good. xxxviii, [2], 255 p., frontispiece portrait of Lincoln; 15 cm. Brown cloth with gilt spine title "Lincoln's Addresses" and cover title. Series title on front cover: Macmillan's Pocket Classics. Series list on 2 preliminary pages for Macmillan's Pocket American and English Classics. Contains 22 of Lincoln's… Read more
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image of Middlebrow Modern: Popular American Women Writers of the 1920s; Edited by Lisa Botshon & Meredith Goldsmith

Middlebrow Modern: Popular American Women Writers of the 1920s; Edited by Lisa Botshon & Meredith Goldsmith

by Botshon, Lisa; Goldsmith, Meredith, editors

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781555535575
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$46.00

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Boston: Northeastern University Press, 2003. Hardcover. Near Fine. xvii, [1], 301 p.: illustrations; 23 cm. Black cloth with gilt spine title. No dust jacket. Contents: "Written with a Hard and Ruthless Purpose:" Rose Wilder Lane, Edna Ferber, and Middlebrow Regional Fiction by Donna Campbell -- The Cosmopolitan Regionalism of Zona Gale's Friendship Village by Deborah… Read more
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image of Covering Suburbia: Newspapers, Suburbanization, and Social Change in the Postwar Philadelphia Region, 1945-1982; A Dissertation submmitted to the Temple University Graduate Board in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Doctor of Philosophy

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2012. Hardcover. Fine. [1], xxviii, 433 p.; 29 cm. Black cloth with gilt spine title. Examines the coverage by newspapers published in the Philadelphia suburbs of several big regional issues, including Levittown, Pa.; the Cherry Hill Mall; the Blue Route (Mid-County Expressway); and affordable housing in Mount laurel, N.J. In Fine Condition: clean and tight.… Read more
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$25.00
image of The Lindenmeyr Color Chart: A Guide to Paper Selection

The Lindenmeyr Color Chart: A Guide to Paper Selection

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Published
1967
Condition
Good +
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$26.00

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New York: Lindenmeyr Paper Corp, 1967. Paperback. Good +. [60] p.: 1125 samples of paper attached; 32 cm. Black card covers with white comb binding; spine title in black and red. Printed on light grey and white card throughout. Orange pocket inside front cover to hold the color window, which aided in choosing a color… Read more
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image of The Champion Book of Decorative Material: Borders, Braces, Flowers, Head Bands, Tail Pieces, Initials, Etc.; Most of which were designed for us by Guido & Lawrence Rose, W. P. Schoonmaker, Geo. F. Trenholm

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Hamilton, Ohio: Champion Coated Paper Co, 1928. Paperback. Fair. [120] p.: illustrations; 30 cm. Stapled orange card covers printed in black and red. Title page in orange and black. Incomplete: parts of several pages have been cut out, including the "D" from the title page; 2 leaves are detached but present, as are several smaller… Read more
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image of Public Ledger vol. 1 no. 1 -- Philadelphia, Friday Morning, March 25, 1836

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Philadelphia: Swain, Abell & Simmons, 1836. Very Good. [4] p.; 39 cm. Engraved masthead. The first issue of the daily newspaper published by William Moseley Swain, Arunah S. Abell, and Azariah H. Simmon, the first penny paper in Philadelphia. It continued to publish to 1942. On the second page, the publishers explain that they… Read more
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$57.00
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Mass Media and the Shaping of American Feminism 1963-1975

by Bradley, Patricia

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine -
ISBN
9781578066131
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$16.00

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Jackson, Miss: University Press of Mississippi, 2003. Paperback. Near Fine -. xviii, 322 p.; 23 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. Includes index. The author looks at mass media and the women's movement in the United States from the publication of Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique to the tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby… Read more
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Salesman's Dummy with Four Samples in One Binding

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Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
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$129.00

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Philadelphia: W. E. Scull, 1903. Hardcover. Very Good. Four publisher samples: many illustrations; 25 cm. All attached to a plain black cloth binding with a snap closing; floral endpapers. Each sample consists of a blue or green cloth front cover with gilt and color title and illustration. Each has a sample spine, either attached to… Read more
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image of Innovations in Paper, vol. 6 no. 3 [Professor Parkinson on the Annual Report]

Innovations in Paper, vol. 6 no. 3 [Professor Parkinson on the Annual Report]

by Parkinson, C. Northcote; Folon, Jean-Michel

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Published
1974
Condition
Fine
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$16.00

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Fitchburg, Mass: Weyerhaeuser Co, 1974. Paperback. Fine. 17, [1] p.: illustrations (1 fold-out); 28 cm. Stapled paperback. Parkinson's tongue-in-cheek comments about the drafting of annual reports are cleverly illustrated by Belgian artist Jean-Michel Folon. In Fine Condition: clean and bright.
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image of Innovations in Paper, vol. 7 no. 1 [Vinalhaven, Maine]

Innovations in Paper, vol. 7 no. 1 [Vinalhaven, Maine]

by Jamison, Philip; Krause, George

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1975
Condition
Fine
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$16.00

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Fitchburg, Mass: Weyerhaeuser Co, 1975. Paperback. Fine. 20 p.: illustrations; 28 cm. Stapled paperback. About the American artist Philip Jamison and Vinalhaven, Maine, where he paints in the summer. Includes one 2-page illustration and one full-page illustration by Jamison, as well as smaller examples of his work. The photographs of Vinalhaven are by George… Read more
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Innovations in Paper, vol. 5 no. 3 [Mother Goose]

by Santore, Charles

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine
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$16.00

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Fitchburg, Mass: Weyerhaeuser Co, 1973. Paperback. Fine. 18 p.: illustrations; 28 cm. Stapled paperback. Front cover has circle cut-out in the center to show part of an illustration of Mother Goose by Charles Santore. Eight children's rhymes including some Mother Goose stories are decoded, with illustrations by Santore, Linda Gist, Marie Michal, Gerry Gersten, Lionel… Read more
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Innovations in Paper, vol. 5 no. 2

by Fried, Frederick

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
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$14.00

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Fitchburg, Mass: Weyerhaeuser Co, 1973. Paperback. Near Fine. 20 p.: illustrations; 28 cm. Stapled paperback. This issue was produced on Weyerhaeuser Carousel paper and is devoted to carousels, with collector and author Frederick Fried as consultant. With the separate 4-page wrap-around lithographed in 4 colors, with a label on the back of the Ris Paper… Read more
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Innovations in Paper, vol. 4 no. 2 [Kozo Furuta]

by Dorst, Mary Crowe

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
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$16.00

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Fitchburg, Mass: Weyerhaeuser Co, 1972. Paperback. Fine. 19, [1] p.: illustrations; 28 cm. Stapled paperback. Front cover has circle cut-out in the center to show watermarked paper from Ishiwara, a sample of which is at the front and back of the publication. Contains an illustrated article about Japanese papermaker Kozo Furuta by Mary Crowe Dorst,… Read more
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