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The Resource Golden multitudes : the story of best sellers in the United States, by Frank Luther Mott

Golden multitudes : the story of best sellers in the United States, by Frank Luther Mott

Label
Golden multitudes : the story of best sellers in the United States
Title
Golden multitudes
Title remainder
the story of best sellers in the United States
Statement of responsibility
by Frank Luther Mott
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1886-1964
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Mott, Frank Luther
Dewey number
016
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1033.B3
LC item number
M6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1920-
  • 1901-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Etheridge, Ned
  • Ellis, Elmer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mott, Frank Luther
  • Best sellers
  • Books and reading
Label
Golden multitudes : the story of best sellers in the United States, by Frank Luther Mott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Shakespeare: American best seller
  • Fireside history and biography: eighteenth century style
  • The wizard of the North and the American "game"
  • Irving and Cooper
  • "The great revolution in publishing"
  • Dickens and the pirates
  • History for the million, 1830-1870
  • The fertile vineyard
  • The muse in the marketplace
  • "This Iliad of the Blacks"
  • "Vox Pop"
  • American fiction of the fifties
  • A dozen English novels of the mid-century
  • Mrs. E.D.E.N. Southworth
  • Sentiment and sensation in the sixties and seventies
  • The cheap "libraries" of 1875-1893
  • For the young in heart
  • Crusaders four
  • Ideas in the eighties
  • Literary fevers of the nineties
  • In his steps: the myth of thirty millions
  • What is a best seller?
  • "Human nature in some folks"
  • The monthly lists
  • The romantic parade
  • The family novel in the new century
  • Children's books again
  • Harold Bell Wright
  • The great open spaces
  • The First World War and after
  • Sub-rosa
  • Giants of the thirties
  • Religion and sensation in colonial times
  • The case of the best seller mystery
  • The new era in book publishing
  • War-born
  • Books of the new era
  • Is there a best seller formula?
  • What makes a best seller sell?
  • A postscript on Bibles, schoolbooks, etc.
  • Appendix A:
  • Over-all best sellers in the United States
  • Appendix B:
  • A note on book publishing in the American colonies
  • Better sellers
  • Appendix C:
  • Annual best sellers in the book stores
  • For childhood and youth
  • Seduction and tears
  • The pensive poets
  • Politics and literature in the revolutionary era
Control code
580425
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 357 pages
Lccn
47011742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • MU: PEDEN: Author's presentation copy for Bill Peden.
  • MU: "Frank Luther Mott portrait ceremony and Kappa Tau Alpha initiation banquet. Memorial Student Union, University of Missouri, December 10, 1961" ([11] p. : port. ; 18 cm.) laid in.
  • MU: Original of portrait was painted by Ned Etheridge.
  • MU: Ellis copy with barcode: 010-300095787: Library copy signed by author.
  • MU: SPEC-MU with barcode: 010-510012068: Library copy inscribed to Elmer Ellis by the author.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)580425
  • (WaOLN)352264
Label
Golden multitudes : the story of best sellers in the United States, by Frank Luther Mott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Shakespeare: American best seller
  • Fireside history and biography: eighteenth century style
  • The wizard of the North and the American "game"
  • Irving and Cooper
  • "The great revolution in publishing"
  • Dickens and the pirates
  • History for the million, 1830-1870
  • The fertile vineyard
  • The muse in the marketplace
  • "This Iliad of the Blacks"
  • "Vox Pop"
  • American fiction of the fifties
  • A dozen English novels of the mid-century
  • Mrs. E.D.E.N. Southworth
  • Sentiment and sensation in the sixties and seventies
  • The cheap "libraries" of 1875-1893
  • For the young in heart
  • Crusaders four
  • Ideas in the eighties
  • Literary fevers of the nineties
  • In his steps: the myth of thirty millions
  • What is a best seller?
  • "Human nature in some folks"
  • The monthly lists
  • The romantic parade
  • The family novel in the new century
  • Children's books again
  • Harold Bell Wright
  • The great open spaces
  • The First World War and after
  • Sub-rosa
  • Giants of the thirties
  • Religion and sensation in colonial times
  • The case of the best seller mystery
  • The new era in book publishing
  • War-born
  • Books of the new era
  • Is there a best seller formula?
  • What makes a best seller sell?
  • A postscript on Bibles, schoolbooks, etc.
  • Appendix A:
  • Over-all best sellers in the United States
  • Appendix B:
  • A note on book publishing in the American colonies
  • Better sellers
  • Appendix C:
  • Annual best sellers in the book stores
  • For childhood and youth
  • Seduction and tears
  • The pensive poets
  • Politics and literature in the revolutionary era
Control code
580425
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 357 pages
Lccn
47011742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • MU: PEDEN: Author's presentation copy for Bill Peden.
  • MU: "Frank Luther Mott portrait ceremony and Kappa Tau Alpha initiation banquet. Memorial Student Union, University of Missouri, December 10, 1961" ([11] p. : port. ; 18 cm.) laid in.
  • MU: Original of portrait was painted by Ned Etheridge.
  • MU: Ellis copy with barcode: 010-300095787: Library copy signed by author.
  • MU: SPEC-MU with barcode: 010-510012068: Library copy inscribed to Elmer Ellis by the author.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)580425
  • (WaOLN)352264

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