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Essays in Honor of James Edward Walsh

On His Sixty-Fifth Birthday

Edited by William H. Bond

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PAPERBACK

$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780976492542

Publication Date: 05/31/2005

Short

6 x 9-1/4 inches

34 black and white halftones

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A collection of 15 essays in honor of James Edward Walsh, Keeper of Printed Books at Houghton Library, on his sixty-fifth birthday. The book includes a tribute by William H. Bond and contributions by Paul Raabe, Philip Hofer, Eckehard Simon, Rodney G. Dennis, Karl S. Guthke, Eugene Weber, Ruth Mortimer, Eleanor M. Garvey, Anne Anninger, Hugh Amory, John Lancaster, Roger E. Stoddard, and many more.

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