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Author Eddy, Jacalyn.

Title Bookwomen [electronic resource] : creating an empire in children's book publishing, 1919-1939 / Jacalyn Eddy.

Imprint Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 211 p. : ports.
Series Print culture history in modern America
Print culture history in modern America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-205) and index.
Contents Troublesome womanhood and new childhood -- Protecting books : Anne Carroll Moore, Alice Jordan, and the public library -- Selling books : bookshops, the WEIU, and Bertha Everett Mahony -- Making books : children's book publishing and Louise Hunting Seaman -- Becoming experts and friends -- Building professional culture -- Triumph and transition.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Children's literature -- Publishing -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women in the book industries and trade -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Children's books -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Book women
ISBN 0299217949 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780299217945 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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