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The Resource My ideal bookshelf, art by Jane Mount ; edited by Thessaly La Force

My ideal bookshelf, art by Jane Mount ; edited by Thessaly La Force

Label
My ideal bookshelf
Title
My ideal bookshelf
Statement of responsibility
art by Jane Mount ; edited by Thessaly La Force
Contributor
Editor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The books that we choose to keep-let alone read-can say a lot about who we are and how we see ourselves. In The ideal bookshelf, dozens of leading cultural figures share the books that matter to them most-books that define their dreams and ambitions and in many cases helped them find their way in the world. With colorful and endearingly hand-rendered images of book spines by Jane Mount, and first-person commentary from all the contributors, this is a perfect gift for avid readers, writers, and all who have known the influence of a great book"--
Summary
"The books that we choose to keep-let alone read-can say a lot about who we are and how we see ourselves. In THE IDEAL BOOKSHELF, dozens of leading cultural figures share the books that matter to them most-books that define their dreams and ambitions andin many cases helped them find their way in the world. With colorful and endearingly hand-rendered images of book spines by Jane Mount, and first-person commentary from all the contributors, this is a perfect gift for avid readers, writers, and all who have known the influence of a great book"--
Writing style
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10154385
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
028/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1003
LC item number
.M985 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mount, Jane
  • La Force, Thessaly
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Books and reading
  • Books in art
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Publishing
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Target audience
adult
Label
My ideal bookshelf, art by Jane Mount ; edited by Thessaly La Force
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
908128
Dimensions
19 x 24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780316200905
Lccn
2012020016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316200905
Label
My ideal bookshelf, art by Jane Mount ; edited by Thessaly La Force
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
908128
Dimensions
19 x 24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780316200905
Lccn
2012020016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316200905

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