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Re: [BKARTS] NYPL exhibit



Hi,

Perhaps it was mentioned in earlier threads regarding this subject?what is
the name of this catalogue? I searched on Amazon, but was not able to find
the catalogue.

Thanks!

Elizabeth


> From: "Peter D. Verheyen" <verheyen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Reply-To: Book_Arts-L <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Sun, 2 May 2004 10:01:17 -0400
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: NYPL exhibit
> 
> Having tried to order the catalog through NYPL several times I have to say
> their (NYPL's) in-house marketing and awareness of the show and catalog are
> horrible. The store didn't know anything about it, and I ended up talking
> to just about every department in the place (it seems). Also sent an email
> to the reference desk which was never answered. (This has happened with
> other exhibits as well). Ultimately, I was lucky to have a colleague
> (unbeknownst to me) see the show and bring me the checklist which indicated
> a real catalog was available with title... Was also very glad to see that
> Amazon had it nicely discounted.
> 
> That said, the catalog is beautifully done and luscious to look at. Only
> wish I could make the time to get down to see it before it closes. Oh, well.
> 
> Peter
> 
> At 06:53 AM 5/2/2004 -0700, you wrote:
>> I'm not sure what it means to say that the NYPL
>> doesn't know anything about the catalog -- its
>> coauthor, George Fletcher, is head of special
>> collections at the NYPL, set up this exhibit, and
>> presumably is aware of his own catalogue! George is
>> giving me a personal tour of the exhibit next week,
>> and I'll ask him about this....
>> 
>> Don Pollock
> 
> 
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