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Author Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918.

Title Literary industries.

Imprint San Francisco : The History Company. 1890.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Centennial Room    R PAS 814.3 B213    Available
Description vii, 808 pages : frontispiece (portrait) ; 24 cm.
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Series The works of Hubert Howe Bancroft ; vol. xxxix
Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. Works; vol. 39.
Note Published also as v. 34 of his History of the Pacific states of North America and separately.
Bibliography "Of the Ê»Literary industries,̀“ Nemos wrote several chapters or parts, Savage a little, and Oak three or four bits of a few paragraphs each."-William A. Morris, cf. Quarterly of the Oregon historical society, v. 4, p. 356.
Contents The field. -- The atmosphere. -- Springs and little brooks. -- The country boy becomes a bookseller. -- Hail California! Esto perpetua. -- The house of H.H. Bancroft and Company. -- From bibliopolist to bibliophile. -- The library. -- Desperate attempts at great things. -- A literary workshop. -- Some of my assistants. -- My first book. -- The perils of publishing. -- A literary pilgrim. -- The two generals. -- Italian strategy. -- Alvarado and Castro. -- Close of the Cerruti-Vallejo campaign. -- Home. -- San Francisco archives. -- Historic researches in the south. -- Historic explorations northward. -- Further library detail. -- My method of writing history. -- Further ingatherings. -- Preliminary and supplemental volumes. -- Body and mind. -- Expeditions to Mexico. -- Toward the end. -- Burned out! -- The History Company and Bancroft Company.
Subject Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918.
Nemos, William, 1848-
Booksellers and bookselling -- California -- Biography.
Publishers and publishing -- California -- Biography.
Booksellers and bookselling -- California -- History -- 19th century.
Publishers and publishing -- California -- History -- 19th century.
Pacific Coast (North America) -- Historiography.
Added Author Nemos, William, 1848-

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