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The Resource The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski

The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski

Label
The book on the bookshelf
Title
The book on the bookshelf
Statement of responsibility
by Henry Petroski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Petroski, Henry
Dewey number
022/.4/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z685
LC item number
.P48 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Shelving for books
  • Shelving for books
  • Bookbinding
  • Bookbinding
  • Books
  • Books
Label
The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-277) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Press of books
  • ch. 6.
  • Studying studies
  • ch. 7.
  • Up against the wall
  • ch. 8.
  • Books and bookshops
  • ch. 9.
  • Bookstack engineering
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Shelves that move
  • ch. 11.
  • Care of books
  • Books on bookshelves
  • ch. 2.
  • From scrolls to codices
  • ch. 3.
  • Chests, cloisters, and carrels
  • ch. 4.
  • Chained to the desk
Control code
ocm40856918
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 290 p.
Isbn
9780375406492
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99014336
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The book on the bookshelf, by Henry Petroski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-277) and index
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Press of books
  • ch. 6.
  • Studying studies
  • ch. 7.
  • Up against the wall
  • ch. 8.
  • Books and bookshops
  • ch. 9.
  • Bookstack engineering
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Shelves that move
  • ch. 11.
  • Care of books
  • Books on bookshelves
  • ch. 2.
  • From scrolls to codices
  • ch. 3.
  • Chests, cloisters, and carrels
  • ch. 4.
  • Chained to the desk
Control code
ocm40856918
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 290 p.
Isbn
9780375406492
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99014336
Other physical details
ill.

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