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175 […] 176 […] 177 […] 173

Anne Carson, If not, Winter, Vintage, (library)

175 […] 176 […] 177 […] 173

Anne Carson, If not, Winter, Vintage, (library)

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committed—norms […] technocracy— and

Illich […] Il-lich

Adrian Johns,  Piracy: The Intellectual Property Wars from Gutenberg to Gates, University of Chicago Press, $9.99

(Please also note whatever is going on with the dates in column two of image one.) 

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(Source: gameoflulz)

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corres-pondence

Sophie Ratcliffe, ed., P.G. Wodehouse: A Life in Letters, W.W. Norton, $16.99

corres-pondence

Sophie Ratcliffe, ed., P.G. Wodehouse: A Life in Letters, W.W. Norton, $16.99

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lonely sadness, and lost peace and

happiness. —’

There is generally a logic to line-breaks which I’m not seeing here – even allowing for great emotion.

Fanny Burney, Journals and Letters, Penguin Classics, $13.85

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theartofgooglebooks:

Printing error.
From Mamusse Wunneetupanatamwe Up-Biblum God Naneeswe Nukkone Testament Kah Wonk Wusku Testament (1685). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized September 12, 2012.

theartofgooglebooks:

Printing error.

From Mamusse Wunneetupanatamwe Up-Biblum God Naneeswe Nukkone Testament Kah Wonk Wusku Testament (1685). Original from Austrian National Library. Digitized September 12, 2012.

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NB: highlighting is from the original post; the error follows, thus:

no useless                     Christian prayers.

Mary MacLane, I Await the Devil’s Body, Melville House Press (care of Random House)

NB: highlighting is from the original post; the error follows, thus:

no useless                     Christian prayers.

Mary MacLane, I Await the Devil’s Body, Melville House Press (care of Random House)

(Source: elanormcinerney, via melvillehouse)

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Of particular interest:

2. Quality assurance. Once the publisher gets the eBook formatted for a particular eReader, he then as to take it through a quality assurance process (often referred to as “QAing” the book) to make sure that each of the major eReaders renders the pages correctly. This is a time-consuming and laborious process.

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Jame’s story The Turn of the Screw

Jean Strouse, Alice James: A Biography, NYRB Classics, $9.99

Jame’s story The Turn of the Screw

Jean Strouse, Alice James: A Biography, NYRB Classics, $9.99

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Erie Stanley Gardner: a new author?

Otto Penzler, ed, The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps, Vintage, $19.99

Erie Stanley Gardner: a new author?

Otto Penzler, ed, The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps, Vintage, $19.99