Monday, October 2, 2017

Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Oct 2017



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ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EXHIBITS, SYMPOSIUMS,
AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS




Florida Bibliophile Society Guest Speaker Dr. Stuart D. Goldman
will give a power point presentation about
Nomonhan, 1939:  The Red Army Victory That Shaped WWII
1:30 pm Sunday Oct 15, 2017
University of Tampa Macdonald-Kelce Library


Friends of the Library Book Sale Oct 21-25
430B North Main St. Gainesville, Florida
 500,000 Books!




The Lewis Carroll Society of North America




13 Bookstores in and around Rochester, New York
 are having a Bookshop Tour this month!



SABF


Check out the other Book Fairs around the Country this month!





BLOG PICK OF THE MONTH

Jessica Kahan's TheGoodBadBook

Congrats to Jessica Kahan.!  She was the $1000 winner of the 2017 Honey & Wax Collecting Prize!






FOUND ON THE WEB


From the Guild of Book Workers


From AtlasObscura


From Literary Hub Last Summer




N.Y. Times Index




Thesaurus.com



OCLC Classify:  An Experimental Classification Web Service





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RECENT ACQUISITIONS


George and Lizzie: a Novel by Nancy Pearl, New York: Touchtone Books, 2017

Single Tax Conference Held in New York City, November 19, 20, 1910 Under the Auspices of the Joseph Fels Fund Commission, Cincinnati: The Commission, 1911

Writer's Year Books by Aron M. Mathieu, Cincinnati, 1943

The MLA Style Sheet by The Modern Language Association of America, 1973 (second edition)

De Re Medica by Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, 1951

Outwitting History: The Amazing Adventures of a Man Who Rescued a Million Yiddish Books by Aaron Lansky, Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books, 2004

A Restless People: Americans in Rebellion 1770-1787 by Oscar and Lilian Handlin, Garden City: Anchor Press, 1982 (Final Galley Proof)

Editorial Writing by Jesse Earle Bowden, The University of West Florida Comm Arts Course 4991

The Street Sweeper: A Novel by Elliot Pearlman, Toronto: Bond Street Books, 2012

El Tigre by John H. Manhold, Shoot Magazine Corporation, 2007 (signed)

The Island of the Day Before by Umberto Eco, New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co. 1995

Dictionaries:  Journal of the Dictionary Society of North America, latest issue





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