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Books and Bookmen

By Lang, Andrew

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Book Id: WPLBN0002827849
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Reproduction Date: 1886

Title: Books and Bookmen  
Author: Lang, Andrew
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Language: English
Subject: Fiction, Drama and Literature, Bibliomania
Collections: History, Authors Community, Literature, Language
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Publisher: Riverside Press
Member Page: Historical Manuscripts Preservation

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Lang, A. (n.d.). Books and Bookmen. Retrieved from http://www.gutenberg.us/


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Lang discussed literary subjects with the same humour and acidity that marked his criticism of fellow folklorists, in Books and Bookmen (1886).

Table of Contents
To the Viscountess Wolseley -- Preface -- Elzevirs -- Ballade of the Real and Ideal -- Curiosities of Parish Registers -- The Rowfant Books -- To F. L. -- Some Japanese Bogie-books -- Ghosts in the Library -- Literary Forgeries -- Bibliomania in France -- Old French Title-pages -- A Bookman's Purgatory -- Ballade of the Unattainable -- Lady Book-lovers.

 
 



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