Protesting Against the Nomination for Librarian of Congress

Heartman, Charles F.

Published by The Book Farm [1939], 1939
Used / Ephemera / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this book is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. Please enter search terms below to find similar copies.

Description:

[2] pages (a single sheet, printed on both sides). 6-1/2 by 9-1/2. Heartman--a bookseller, bibilographer, and utopian--criticizes the appointment of Archibald MacLeish as Librarian of Congress, not as 'any reflection on Mr. MacLeish as a gentleman, an editor, and an accomplished writer,' but because the president shouldn't appoint a poet to do the job of a librarian or a bookseller. Heartman proposes Randolph Adams of the Clements Library, Lawrence Wroth of the John Carter Brown Library, and the bookseller Gabriel Wellss. Heartman suggests that he is alone among booksellers in raising his concerns about MacLeish because his colleagues are afraid that Roosevelt would eliminate book rate postage in retaliation. OCLC records seven copies. A few tears, tanning, and a bit of loss to the bottom edge, else very good. Bookseller Inventory #

Bibliographic Details

Title: Protesting Against the Nomination for ...
Publisher: The Book Farm [1939]
Publication Date: 1939
Binding: Ephemera
Book Condition: Good

AbeBooks offers millions of new, used, rare and out-of-print books, as well as cheap textbooks from thousands of booksellers around the world. Shopping on AbeBooks is easy, safe and 100% secure - search for your book, purchase a copy via our secure checkout and the bookseller ships it straight to you.

Search thousands of booksellers selling millions of new & used books

New & Used Books

New & Used Books

New and used copies of new releases, best sellers and award winners. Save money with our huge selection.

AbeBooks Home

Rare & Out of Print Books

Rare & Out of Print Books

From scarce first editions to sought-after signatures, find an array of rare, valuable and highly collectible books.

Rare Books

Textbooks

Textbooks

Catch a break with big discounts and fantastic deals on new and used textbooks.

Textbooks

More Books to Discover