The Resource Distinguished classics of reference publishing, edited by James Rettig

Distinguished classics of reference publishing, edited by James Rettig

Label
Distinguished classics of reference publishing
Title
Distinguished classics of reference publishing
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Rettig
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1035.1
LC item number
.D57 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Rettig, James
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  • Reference books
  • Reference books
  • Best books
  • Ouvrages de référence
  • Ouvrages de référence
  • Meilleurs ouvrages
  • Best books
  • Reference books
  • Reference books
  • Naslagwerken
  • United States
Label
Distinguished classics of reference publishing, edited by James Rettig
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword : publishing the Dictionary of scientific biography / Charles Scribner, Jr. -- Documenting the travel experience : Baedeker guidebooks / Harold M. Otness -- "The most famous book of its kind" : Bartlett's familiar quotations / Kerry L. Cochrane -- Black's law dictionary : ninety-nine years, 1891-1990 / Pamela S. Bradigan -- An "alms- basket" of "bric-a-brac" : Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable / Charles Bunge -- "The indispensable guide" : The Chicago manual of style / Richard D. DeBacher -- The "instinctive grammatical moralizer" : H.W. Fowler and his Dictionary of modern English usage / William A. McHugh --"The most amusing book in the language" : the Dictionary of national biography / Johannah Sherrer
  • Controlling the beasties : Dissertation abstracts international / Mary W. George -- The circle of learning : Encyclopaedia Britannica / Sandy Whiteley -- The book that built Gale Research : the Encyclopedia of associations / Carol M. Tobin -- Code of courtesy from the roaring twenties : Emily Post's Etiquette / Richard W. Grefrath -- "Of permanent use and usefulness" : Granger's index to poetry / Milton H. Crouch -- A cornerstone of musical scholarship : Grove's dictionary of music and musicians / William S. Brockman -- "Monument" : guide to reference books / Stuart W. Miller -- "Unbeatable" : the Guinness book of records / Christine C. Whittington
  • A household word for four generations : Moody's / Elizabeth J. Wood -- "The bibliographical wonder of the world" : The National Union Catalog / John R.M. Lawrence -- The record of record : the New York Times index / Jo A. Cates -- "The jewel in the crown" : the Oxford English dictionary / James Rettig -- "Mom in the library" : the Readers' Guide to periodical literature / Mary Biggs -- Demystifying parliamentary procedure : Robert's rules of order / Sarah B. Watstein -- "Wings of flight" : Roget's Thesaurus of English words and phrases / Marta Lange -- Eugene Garfield's contribution to bibliography : Science citation index / David A. Tyckoson
  • "The baby figure of the giant mass" : Pollard & Redgrave's and Wing's short-title catalogues / Robert W. Melton -- Continuity in a changing world : Statemans's year-book / David M. Pilachowski --Permanently definitive : Strong's exhaustive concordance of the Bible / Edward D. Starkey -- The world in one's hands : Times atlas of the world / Mary L. Larsgaard -- The legacy of Noah Webster : the Merriam-Webster family of dictionaries / Marie C. Ellis -- Afternoon tea, Parliament, and ... Who's who / Linda K. Simons -- All things for all people : the World almanac / Margaret Morrison -- "The best of its type" : World Book encyclopedia / Holly D. Rogerson and E. Paige Weston
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xv, 356 pages
Isbn
9780897746403
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91033629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24373222
  • (OCoLC)ocm24373222
Label
Distinguished classics of reference publishing, edited by James Rettig
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword : publishing the Dictionary of scientific biography / Charles Scribner, Jr. -- Documenting the travel experience : Baedeker guidebooks / Harold M. Otness -- "The most famous book of its kind" : Bartlett's familiar quotations / Kerry L. Cochrane -- Black's law dictionary : ninety-nine years, 1891-1990 / Pamela S. Bradigan -- An "alms- basket" of "bric-a-brac" : Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable / Charles Bunge -- "The indispensable guide" : The Chicago manual of style / Richard D. DeBacher -- The "instinctive grammatical moralizer" : H.W. Fowler and his Dictionary of modern English usage / William A. McHugh --"The most amusing book in the language" : the Dictionary of national biography / Johannah Sherrer
  • Controlling the beasties : Dissertation abstracts international / Mary W. George -- The circle of learning : Encyclopaedia Britannica / Sandy Whiteley -- The book that built Gale Research : the Encyclopedia of associations / Carol M. Tobin -- Code of courtesy from the roaring twenties : Emily Post's Etiquette / Richard W. Grefrath -- "Of permanent use and usefulness" : Granger's index to poetry / Milton H. Crouch -- A cornerstone of musical scholarship : Grove's dictionary of music and musicians / William S. Brockman -- "Monument" : guide to reference books / Stuart W. Miller -- "Unbeatable" : the Guinness book of records / Christine C. Whittington
  • A household word for four generations : Moody's / Elizabeth J. Wood -- "The bibliographical wonder of the world" : The National Union Catalog / John R.M. Lawrence -- The record of record : the New York Times index / Jo A. Cates -- "The jewel in the crown" : the Oxford English dictionary / James Rettig -- "Mom in the library" : the Readers' Guide to periodical literature / Mary Biggs -- Demystifying parliamentary procedure : Robert's rules of order / Sarah B. Watstein -- "Wings of flight" : Roget's Thesaurus of English words and phrases / Marta Lange -- Eugene Garfield's contribution to bibliography : Science citation index / David A. Tyckoson
  • "The baby figure of the giant mass" : Pollard & Redgrave's and Wing's short-title catalogues / Robert W. Melton -- Continuity in a changing world : Statemans's year-book / David M. Pilachowski --Permanently definitive : Strong's exhaustive concordance of the Bible / Edward D. Starkey -- The world in one's hands : Times atlas of the world / Mary L. Larsgaard -- The legacy of Noah Webster : the Merriam-Webster family of dictionaries / Marie C. Ellis -- Afternoon tea, Parliament, and ... Who's who / Linda K. Simons -- All things for all people : the World almanac / Margaret Morrison -- "The best of its type" : World Book encyclopedia / Holly D. Rogerson and E. Paige Weston
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xv, 356 pages
Isbn
9780897746403
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91033629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24373222
  • (OCoLC)ocm24373222

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