TITLE

Fine Print

AUTHOR(S)
Grumbach, Doris
PUB. DATE
June 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;6/14/75, Vol. 172 Issue 24, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the American Booksellers Association's 75th meeting . Participation of twelve thousand booksellers, exhibitors from 450 publishers, librarians, authors, critics and publishers' representatives in the meeting; Comments on Louis L'Amour's book titled "Sackett's Land," which has sold more than 40 million copies world wide; Information on the advertising gimmick used by Logos Books to promote F. Navarra's book titled "Noah's Ark: I Touched It"; Assessment of the business conducted at the convention.
ACCESSION #
9997287

 

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