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The Book-of-the-Month Club. An outline of a unique plan for those who wish to keep abreast of the best books of the day, 1926
Collection Description & Creator Information
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8vo, pp. 15, ; black and white photographic portraits of the committee members; original green staple-bound printed wrappers, about fine. Includes an invitation accomplished in typescript "To become a 'Charter' Subscriber of the Book-of-the-Month Club, Inc. With Perpetual Free Selecting Service" (order blank inside); a small bifolium titled, "Some Inside Facts About Books, Publishers, and Authors"; a typed letter on Club letterhead; and a pre-addressed envelope. The original proposal of the Book-of-the-Month Club.
Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.
New York: Book-of-the-Month Club
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Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.
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Open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
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The Book-of-the-Month Club. An outline of a unique plan for those who wish to keep abreast of the best books of the day; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
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- Firestone Library (ex): Box B-000871