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Everything explained that is explainable : on the creation of the Encyclopedia Britannica's celebrated eleventh edition, 1910-1911 / Denis Boyles.

Boyles, Denis. (Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 031 Boyles (Text) 78292000357063 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 031 BOYLES (Text) 33946003130916 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307269171
  • ISBN: 0307269175
  • ISBN: 9780307389787
  • ISBN: 0307389782
  • Physical Description: xviii, 442 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: "The audacious, improbable tale of 20th century American hucksterism, outlandish daring, and vision that resurrected a dying Encyclopedia Britannica in collaboration with a floundering London Times, its astonishing success that changed publishing and that produced the Britannica's eleventh edition (published between 1910 and 1911), the most revered edition of English-language encyclopedias (all 44 million words), considered by many to be "the last great work of the age of reason" (Hans Koening, the New Yorker)"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Encyclopaedia Britannica > History.
Encyclopedias and dictionaries > History and criticism.
HISTORY > World.
REFERENCE > Encyclopedias.
HISTORY > Study & Teaching.
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