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The Harper establishment

Jacob Abbott

The Harper establishment

or, How the story books are made

by Jacob Abbott

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Published by Shoe String Press in Hamden, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harper (Firm) (New York).

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[with an epistle dedicatory by Jacob Blanck].
    SeriesHarper"s story books : a series of narratives ... / by Jacob Abbott
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14794658M

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Harper Establishment: Or, How the Story Books are Made (Harper's Story Books, #10) Originally aimed at an audience of curious youngsters, this text describes in great technical detail the printing and publishing of books at the Harper establishment.4/5.

Jacob Abbott () was an American writer of childrenâ s books. He was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a Cited by: 2. This reprint has a new historical introduction by Joel Myerson and Chris L.

Harper Establishment is the unique story of book publishing at the Harper Publishing Company of New York City. The reader is The Harper establishment book to a virtual tour of a mid-nineteenth Author: Jacob Abbott.

The Harper Establishment; or, How the Story Books are Made by Jacob Abbott () On completion of the new building housing Harper Brothers, Jacob Abbott turned his talent for thorough description to explaining the mechanics whereby books were produced.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Harper establishment by Jacob Abbott,Harper & Brothers edition, in English The Harper establishment ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 2.

In Jacob Abbott, author of books for young people, issued an illustrated account of the new Harper & Brothers publishing facility in New York entitled The Harper Establishment, or How the Story Books are facility the Harpers had constructed after a huge fire on Decem destroyed their previous premises.

The Harper establishment; or, How the story books are made by Abbott, Jacob, Publication date Topics Harper & Brothers, Printing Publisher New York: Harper & Brothers Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Addeddate Pages: The Harper Establishment, or How the Story Books are Made. Harper's Story Books Jacob Abbott. The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York City, United States.

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Genre/Form: History Prize books Publishers' cloth bindings: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Abbott, Jacob, Harper establishment. Harper’s Magazine made its debut in Junethe brainchild of the prominent New York book-publishing firm Harper & Brothers.

The initial press run of 7, copies sold out immediately, and within six months circulation had reac HarperCollins maintains the backlist of many of the books originally published by their many merged imprints, in addition to having picked up new authors since the merger.

Authors published originally by Harper include Mark Twain, the Brontë sisters and William Makepeace arters location: Broadway, New York. Title:: The Harper Establishment: or, How the Story Books Are Made: Author:: Abbott, Jacob, Note: New York: Harper and Brothers, Link: illustrated.

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Visit the official Harlequin book site. xxi, pages: 25 cm A classic compendium of and reference guide to the military history of the world - the wars, combat operations, and growth of. This page article was an expansion and update for an adult audience of the account of their book production processes that they had published for children in entitled The Harper Establishment, or How the Story Books are Made.

In publishing the article Harpers made use of the some of the same images they had used inbut added. Books that change lives, influence cultures, and withstand the test of time.

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