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[BKARTS] Bienes Museum - New Publication



Broward County Library's Bienes Museum of the Modern Book, The Dianne
and Michael Bienes Special Collections and Rare Book Library, is pleased
to announce the publication of:

 

Series Americana: an exhibition of selected post depression-era regional
literature from the collection of Carol Fitzgerald: October 25,
2007-January 8, 2008 / edited by James A. Findlay; curated by Carol
Fitzgerald and James A. Findlay. - Fort Lauderdale, Fla.: Bienes Museum
of the Modern Book, c2007. -- 34 p.: col. ill. ; 22 cm. 

 

CONTENTS: Acknowledgements - Collector's statement - American customs
series - American folkways series -American forts series -The American
lakes series - American mountain series - American procession series -
American seaport series - American trails series -The mainstream of
America series - Regional murder series - Regions of America series -
Society in America series - Name index - Title index - Publishers index
- Colophon. - NOTES: 500 copies printed. --- ISBN: 9780976226741 (pbk.)
- $10.00 (includes shipping and handling. Institutions will be billed)

 

The series were published during the years 1940-1980 and contain 153
separate titles (78 were on exhibit and are documented in the printed
exhibition catalog). Taken together, they continue to provide a
compelling narrative of America: a unique self-portrait that encompasses
the American people, their history and culture, and the natural
treasures of the nation and the continent.

 

To see a scanned copy of the printed exhibition catalog, please visit:  

 

http://digilab.browardlibrary.org/bienespublications.html   

 

(Click on the "Browse" button and scroll down to the title: Series
Americana)

 

Please send orders to:

 

Bienes Museum of the Modern Book

Broward County Main Library

100 South Andrews Ave.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

 

 


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