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Great Libraries of America A Pictorial History by Jason R. Pater

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Published by Monitor Book Company .
Written in English

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ISBN 100917734033
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Get your books faster! Free upgrade to UPS or Priority Mail on orders $30 and up. A champion of America’s great writers and timeless works, Library of America guides readers in finding and exploring the exceptional writing that reflects the nation’s history and culture. Learn More. Publisher.   The 10 Most Beautiful Libraries in America Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library is Yale University’s principal The Boston Public Library. The Boston Public Library, which opened in , was the first free public library in the George Peabody. For the US hardback, see ISBN The most beautiful book on world famous libraries. The pictures of frescoes and paintings will take your breath away. The text is lucid and written in such a manner that even a layman will be interested in the topic. This book is a must buy for every bibliophile. Great s:

  Great Libraries, The Redwood Library and Athenæum Newport Rhode Island. Oldest Lending Library in America, Oldest Library Building, The First Roman Doric building in North America The foundation of the lending library was a collection of book purchased in England in by Redwood and shipped to the library. Today, about 90% of the. The Library of America (LOA) is a nonprofit publisher of classic American literature. Founded in with seed money from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Ford Foundation, the LOA has published over volumes by authors ranging from Mark Twain to Philip Roth, Nathaniel Hawthorne to Saul Bellow, and includes the selected writings of several U.S. presidents.   The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries has opened grant applications for the – school year. The foundation provides funds to the nation’s neediest schools so that they can extend, update, and diversify the book and print collections in their libraries with the goal of encouraging students to develop a love of reading and learning. The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. The Texas State Library began purchasing books from the DPLA Exchange in and now has acquired more books than any other library .

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