Penguin Classics Ships 900,000 Copies Of Anna Karenina, Oprah Winfrey's Latest Book Club Selection

June 2004
Book Publishing Report;6/7/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 21, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the number of copies of Oprah Winfrey's Latest Book Club Selection "Anna Karenina" shipped by Penguin Classics to bookstores in the U. S. Plan of the company for produce copies of John Steinbeck's East of Eden; Partnership of Penguin with Oprah Winfrey's publicity department; Effort of Winfrey in publicizing the Penquin version of the book.


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