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ISBN:0559276737
Author: Henry Benjamin Wheatley
ISBN13: 978-0559276736
Title: The Dedication of Books to Patron and Friend: A Chapter in Literary History
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Publisher: BiblioLife (October 15, 2008)
Pages: 268

The Dedication of Books to Patron and Friend: A Chapter in Literary History by Henry Benjamin Wheatley



This 1887 volume traces the history of book dedications, beginning with the use of dedications to express love, then to the mercenary practice of selling dedications to patrons, and concluding with a more neutral, balanced sort of dedication. Online Stores ▾. Audible Barnes & Noble Walmart eBooks Apple Books Google Play Abebooks Book Depository Indigo Alibris Better World Books IndieBound.

A Chapter in Literary History · Barnes & Noble Digital Library. by Henry B. Wheatley. This 1887 volume traces the history of book dedications, beginning with the use of dedications to express love, then to the mercenary practice of selling dedications to patrons, and concluding with a more neutral, balanced sort of dedication. Literary Criticism Nonfiction.

Books by Henry Benjamin Wheatley, How to form a library, Samuel Pepys and the world he lived in, London, past and present, Hogarth's London, What is an index?, The story of London, How to catalogue a library, Art work in gold and silver, mediaeval. The dedication of books to patron and friend: a chapter in literary history. Art work in gold and silver, modern.

Wheatley, Henry B. (Henry Benjamin), 1838-1917: Literary Blunders; A Chapter in the "History of Human Error" (HTML at Virginia). Wheatley, Henry B. (Henry Benjamin), 1838-1917: The dedication of books to patron and friend; a chapter in literary history (New York, . Armstrong, 1887) (page images at HathiTrust). (Henry Benjamin), 1838-1917: Diary of John Evelyn, to which are added a selection from his familiar letters and the private correspondence between King Charles I and Sir Edward Nicholas and between Sir Edward Hyde (afterwards earl of Clarendon) and Sir Richard Browne. (Henry Benjamin), 1838-1917: Prices of Books: An Inquiry into the Changes in the Price of Books which have occurred in England at different Periods (Gutenberg ebook).

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Henry Benjamin Wheatley. Paperback 262 pages.

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