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American Literary Annuals & Gift Book 1825-1865

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Published by Thompson Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11679927M
    ISBN 101406751103
    ISBN 109781406751109

    The Liberty Bell: : American Anti-Slavery Society, Massachusetts Anti-slavery Fair, National Anti-slavery Bazaar: Libros en idiomas extranjerosFormat: Tapa blanda. 2 The conclusions reached in this article are based on a survey of almost all of the women's magazines published for more than three years during the period and a sampling of those published for less than three years; all the gift books cited in Ralph Thompson, American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, (New York,


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American Literary Annuals & Gift Book 1825-1865 by Ralph Thompson Download PDF EPUB FB2

American Literary Annuals & Gift Book [Thompson, Ralph] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. American Literary Annuals & Gift Book Author: Ralph Thompson. This book is a collation of American annuals and gift book published between and following the books cited in Ralph Thompson's American Literary Annuals and Gift Books,a listing of titles.5/5(1).

American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, Author Index 1 Abbot, Anne W., (ed.). Autumn Leaves, Original Pieces in Prose and Verse. Cambridge, Mass: John Bartlett. (HCL) Printed for relief of the poor, according to preface. Articles are unsigned, but HCL copy has manuscript annotations indicating that Anne WalesFile Size: KB.

Genre/Form: Bibliography Gift books: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thompson, Ralph, American literary annuals & gift books, Get this from a library.

American literary annuals & gift books, [Ralph Thompson]. Annuals The Society's collections of annuals, also known as gift books or literary annuals, contains over 1, examples published in the United States between and These books arrived in force upon the American publishing scene in the mids.

They were compilations of fiction and poetry, often of a sentimental or religious nature, frequently. Full text of "AMERICAN LITERARY ANNUALS & GIFT BOOK " See other formats.

Based on Ralph Thompson's definitive bibliography of the same name, American Literary Annuals and Gift Books,contains some of the best literature and art from the pre-Civil War period. This collection contains titles, focusing on The Atlantic Souvenir: A Christmas and New Year's Offering-- a lavishly decorated, fully illustrated anthology of prose and poetry.

American Literary Annuals Amp Gift Book Item Preview remove-circle American Literary Annuals Amp Gift Book by Ralph Thompson. Publication date Topics RMSC Collection digitallibraryindia; JaiGyan Language English. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item   American Literary Annuals & Gift Book Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.5/5.

The Library holds more than one thousand volumes of gift books and annuals in the general, rare book, and microform collections, and has recently acquired American Literary Annuals and Gift Books,an extensive microform set based on Ralph Thompson's bibliography and indexed by E.

Bruce Kirkham. American Literary Annuals & Gift Book Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. American literary annuals and gift books reel listing. 27 следующая → Смотреть полностью. American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, Reel Listing. Affection's Gift, or a Holiday Present.

New York, N.Y: J.C. Riker -- Franklin Hall. Reissued as "The American book of beauty, or token of. american literary annuals & gift books, ‑ New York: H. Wilson, This is the standard guide to American gift books, with detailed studies of the economics of their manufacture, their literary content, the illustrations, entire chapters on several of the major gift annuals, a checklist of all known American examples, and an index.

Frederick F. Faxon, whose Literary Annuals and Gift Books: A Bibliography, was an invaluable resource in the cataloging of N-YHS’s annuals, cites the publication of The Forget me not as the first British gift literary annual. The annuals quickly caught on and Faxon doesn’t hesitate to call their rapid rise “a fad or craze.”Author: Edward O'reilly.

Shortly after the appearance in of American Literary Annuals & Gift Books by Dr. Ralph Thompson, a former instructor of English at Rutgers, Mr. Alan E. James, of. Indices to American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, New Haven, Conn.: Research Publications, Includes full tables of contents and lists of illustrations from the almost five hundred titles listed in Thompson’s bibliography, with author, engraver, title, and other indexes.

The gift book coincided with the American woman’s emergence into the world of letters. comp. Indices to American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, New Haven, Conn.: Research Publications, Inc., Introduction: American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, THE GIFT BOOK VOGUE.

Inthe Philadelphia publishing house of Carey & Lea began work upon a book called The Atlantic editor was hired to gather short stories, essays, and poems; the members of the firm themselves set out to find suitable illustrations.

Modeled on European antecedents, the first American gift book appeared in December ofa product of the Philadelphia publishing firm Carey & Lea. Gift books (or “literary annuals”) were compilations of poetry, prose, and illustrations produced on an annual basis.

Faxon, Frederick Winthrop, Literary Annuals and Gift Books, Boston: The Boston Book Company,pp. (Revised, expanded and corrected from a series of articles printed in the Bulletin of Bibliography, Reprinted by Great Britian: Private Library Association,as Literary Annuals and Gift Books: A Bibliographywith.

LITERARY ANNUAL ANS D GIFT BOOKS By ALA EN JAME. S Shortly after the appearance in içjô of American Literar Annualy &s Gift Books by5 Dr. Ralph Thompson, a former instructor of English at Rutgersy Mr. Alan E. James, of the class of IÇ28 and now on the staff of the Library, compared the holdings of literary annuals and gift books in the.

Thompson, Ralph, American Literary Annuals & Gift Books,New York: H. Wilson Company,p. (Reprinted, with the addition of an index of microfilm editions, by Archon Books, ) (This is merely a brief descriptive entry in the catalog section of the book.). See all books authored by Ralph Thompson, including Human Anatomy for Art Students, and View From Mount Diablo: An Annotated Edition, and more on American Literary Annuals & Gift Book Ralph Thompson $ Human Anatomy for Art Students.

Ralph Thompson We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare. published infocuses specifically on British gift book culture, he examines the history of the American gift book in relation to its British predecessorsi.

Thompson’s book, American Literary Annuals and Gift Books,published inconsiders more fully the unique Americanness attributed to the gift book once theCited by: 1. american literary annuals & gift books, ‑ New York: H. Wilson, This is the standard guide to American gift books, with detailed studies of the economics of their manufacture, their literary content, the illustrations, entire chapters on several of the major gift annuals, a checklist of all known American examples, and an index.

American Literary Annuals & Gift Book by Ralph Thompson avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 2 editions. American literary annuals and gift books, ZG4T5 This set includes souvenir volumes.

The titles are important for the book design and decoration techniques employed by publishers and for their sentimental content representing a prevailing national perception of antebellum and Civil War era America. American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, – [New York: Wilson, ], 8 Meredith L.

McGill, American Literature and the Culture of Reprinting, – (Philadelphia: Univ. Thompson, American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, (New York, ) deposited in the Library of Congress, the New York Public Library, the New-York Historical Society, Columbia University Special Collections, Library of the City College.

by Andrea Reithmayr I’m very pleased to have the opportunity to write a monthly column for the Incubator Project. My goal is to expand on the information in Beauty for Commerce: Publishers’ Bindings and to share my enthusiasm for this wonderful period in the history of the book. This first entry will be a glimpse at the annuals that dominated the.

Indices to American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, New Haven, [Provides indexes of authors, titles, publishers, printers and table of contents for American-published literary annuals.] Ledbetter, Kathryn and Terence Hoagwood, eds. The Keepsake, A Facsimile Reproduction.

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American literary annuals and gift books, ZG4T5 This set includes souvenir volumes. The titles are important for the book design and decoration techniques employed by publishers and for their sentimental content representing a prevailing national perception of antebellum and Civil War era America.

Thompson, American Literary Annuals, 14– Wellman’s Literary Miscellany, vol. 1 (Detroit, MI: J. Wellman, –51), ti-tle page. The Midwest market must not have been passionate about the new title as it ceased publication within three years. Silver and Lehmann-Haupt, The Book in America, –59, discuss the practice.

This was certainly a gift book, but quite distinct from the literary annuals discussed earlier—indeed, I know of no other American book quite like it. One final publisher from this period, George Palmer Putnam, was instrumental shaping the emerging national book trade system of the United States during the antebellum years.

Indices to American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, New Haven, Conn.: Research Publications, --Wolf 2nd, Edwin, From Gothic Windows to Peacocks: American Embossed Leather Bindings,   Abstract.

This chapter discusses the editorial work of the female abolitionist Maria Weston Chapman and examines how Chapman envisions the gift book—a collection of poetry, short fiction, essays, and letters designed to be given away as present to a loved one—as a transatlantic space in which political thinkers, writers, and intellectuals could exchange their Author: Pia Wiegmink.

This collection demonstrates how Poe's experience of early nineteenth-century American life fueled his iconoclasm and shaped his literary legacy. Rather than provide critical explications of his writings, each essay explores one aspect of Poe's immediate environment, using pertinent writings - verse, fiction, reviews and essays - to suit.

The Literary souvenir, or, Cabinet of poetry and romance. AY 13 L47 Friendship's offering: an essay on the annuals and gift books of the 19th century. The letter (m) appearing after a title indicates a microform review. The letter (b) appearing after a title indicates a book review or a review of an item related to the use of microforms in the library.

Authors Nitecki, Joseph Z., Thomson, Sara K., Williams, B. J. S., Titles American Literary Annuals and Gift Books, (m), Cabinet Reports from Prime Ministers to .Microform Reviews Microform Reviews AMERICAN LITERARY ANNUALS AND GIFT BOOKS, Research Publications, Inc., 12 Lunar Dr., P.O.

BoxNew Haven, CT $1, Neither the term "literary annual" nor its equivalent "gift book" is sufficiently specific to assure a relatively common image in the minds of most readers, yet as used here .Vol. 9, No. 2, May, Published by: Duke of periods and genres and employ a wide range of methodological and theoretical approaches--the best in American literary criticism.

Each issue of American Literature contains articles covering the works of several American Literary Annuals & Gift Books: by Ralph Thompson.