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The Resource The card catalog : books, cards, and literary treasures, the Library of Congress ; foreword by Carla Hayden ; [text written by Peter Devereaux], (overdrive ebook)

The card catalog : books, cards, and literary treasures, the Library of Congress ; foreword by Carla Hayden ; [text written by Peter Devereaux], (overdrive ebook)

Label
The card catalog : books, cards, and literary treasures
Title
The card catalog
Title remainder
books, cards, and literary treasures
Statement of responsibility
the Library of Congress ; foreword by Carla Hayden ; [text written by Peter Devereaux]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Library of Congress brings booklovers an enriching tribute to the power of the written word and to the history of our most beloved books. Featuring more than 200 full-color images of original catalog cards, first edition book covers, and photographs from the library's magnificent archives, this collection is a visual celebration of the rarely seen treasures in one of the world's most famous libraries and the brilliant catalog system that has kept it organized for hundreds of years. Packed with engaging facts on literary classics--from Ulysses to The Cat in the Hat to Shakespeare's First Folio to The Catcher in the Rye--this package is an ode to the enduring magic and importance of books
Summary
A visual celebration of the Library of Congress card catalog system as well as rarely seen treasures in the collection features images of original catalog cards, first edition book covers, and photographs from the library's archives
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
025.3/13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
books, cards, and literary treasures
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Label
The card catalog : books, cards, and literary treasures, the Library of Congress ; foreword by Carla Hayden ; [text written by Peter Devereaux], (overdrive ebook)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Origins of the card catalog -- The enlightened catalog -- Constructing a catalog -- The nation's library and catalog -- The rise and fall of the card catalog
Control code
ocn974489579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452158587
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
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8361538e-b726-4e94-a253-9e10c48e56ad
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974489579
Label
The card catalog : books, cards, and literary treasures, the Library of Congress ; foreword by Carla Hayden ; [text written by Peter Devereaux], (overdrive ebook)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Origins of the card catalog -- The enlightened catalog -- Constructing a catalog -- The nation's library and catalog -- The rise and fall of the card catalog
Control code
ocn974489579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452158587
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8361538e-b726-4e94-a253-9e10c48e56ad
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974489579

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