Book Review Digest

Subject and Title Index, March 1988 to February 1989 Inclusive

Author: Martha T. Mooney

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Book Review Digest Plus

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Book Review Digest Plus indexes reviews of current fiction and non-fiction, and provides review excerpts as well as a number of full text reviews. Includes Book Review Digest Retrospective, covering books reviews from 1905-1982.

Book Review Digest: A-D

Author: Leslie Dunmore-Leiber

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Book Review Digest Volume 1920

Author: H W Wilson Company

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Book Review Digest: L-Q

Author: Leslie Dunmore-Leiber

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The Book Review Digest, Vol. 15

Reviews of 1919 Books (Classic Reprint)

Author: H. W. Wilson Company

Publisher: Forgotten Books

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Category: Literary Collections

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 15: Reviews of 1919 Books They are unusual in that while representa tive of a type of Russian fiction, they are free from the obsession of sex. The sordidness, and piercing morbidity that characterizes much Slavic literature. Both stories are rather cheer fully occupied with death, neither from the point of view of one emotionally concerned. Nor of the sentimental observer. But of one who sees and interprets calmly the meaning of the transition. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest, Vol. 5

Book Reviews of 1909 in One Alphabet (Classic Reprint)

Author: Justina Leavitt Wilson

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Page: 510

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 5: Book Reviews of 1909 in One Alphabet We shall pass over the author's duty to readers. We do wish, however, to re mind our patrons that the responsibility of the reviewer is a vital one. Thru his criticism, the book is made or marred for a large class of readers who have not time to experiment with the season's output of literature. Because the reviewer's obligation is a serious one, the list of periodicals from which we cull excerpt material for the Book Review Digest has been selected with the utmost care; only reliable and authoritative magazines have been chosen whose departure from high standards of excellence results in injury to an established reputation. The te views published in such periodicals may not be infallible - nothing short of the millennium can eliminate personal bias - but they represent the most conscientious interpretation and the best judgment of the present day. With the foregoing facts in mind, we beg our patrons to remember that the Book Review Digest, without an Opinion of its own, aims only to assemble the various critical judgments in a manner that will enable a reader to arrive quickly at a reasonably intelligent conclusion concerning the merits of a new book, and to offer reference data that will make possible easy access to the reviews from which the clippings were made. J. L. W. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest, Vol. 2

Annual Cumulation; Book Reviews of 1906 in One Alphabet (Classic Reprint)

Author: Justina Leavitt Wilson

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 2: Annual Cumulation; Book Reviews of 1906 in One Alphabet With the utmost good sense and simplicity, we are told just how to keep well and to be beautiful. Hildegarde Hawthorne. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest, Vol. 8

Eighth Annual Cumulation; Book Reviews of 1912 in One Alphabet (Classic Reprint)

Author: H. W. Wilson Company

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Page: 546

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 8: Eighth Annual Cumulation; Book Reviews of 1912 in One Alphabet This the eighth annual cumulation of the Book Review Digest comes to its completion with but little change in the policy that has prevailed in former annual numbers. Practically the only new feature added is that of estimating by the thousand words the cost of the volumes entered. About 2300 books have been noted during the year. The subject index introduced last year has been continued and will be found combined with a title index at the end of the volume. The increasing use of the Digest by librarians is of course gratifying to us whose business it is to make it; especially pleased have we been this year with its introduction into the Library training schools where in many cases it is now used as a means of instruction in book selection. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Book Review Digest

Sixth Annual Cumulation; Book Reviews of 1910 in One Alphabet (Classic Reprint)

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Page: 472

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Excerpt from Book Review Digest: Sixth Annual Cumulation; Book Reviews of 1910 in One Alphabet This volume is the sixth annual cumulation of the Book Review Digest. It contains descriptive notes and excerpts from the criticisms of the best English and American reviewers upon the books which have been issued by the various publishers during 1910. We have given estimates of about books for which we have had reviews, we have endeavored to be fair and judicial in our summary of them, and we have included many books for which the librarian obviously would have no use in the belief that a knowledge of what is not desirable is quite as valuable as a knowledge of what is. We have quoted adverse and favorable criticisms impartially and we have endeavored to keep constantly in view our ideal of representing things as they are. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Book Review Digest, 2014 Annual Cumulation

Author: H. W. Wilson Company Staff

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Concise critical evaluations are culled from more than 95 selected American, British, and Canadian periodicals. Book Review Digest is an essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources. Unlike reviews on book-sale sites and the open Internet, many of the reviews are serious, academic works. This invaluable resource for literary and biographical research is essential for readers' advisory and collection development. It provides excerpts from, and citations to, reviews of adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction. It also includes descriptive summaries of the books. Virtually every book has at least one substantial review excerpt, and most have at least two. Every book in Book Review Digest appears with all its reviews together. The Digest includes: A citation to every book review that appears in any of over 5,000+ indexed journals Generous excerpts from book reviews Coverage of books for children with a suggested grade range Entries in Book Review Digest are arranged alphabetically by author, or title if appropriate, and supply: Author Title Paging Publication year Publisher ISBN LC number Descriptive note Review excerpts Notation of illustrations or maps Enhancing its value as both a collection development and general reference tool, Book Review Digest offers subject access to book reviews in a separate Subject and Title Index which also provides subject headings for adult fiction under the entry for ""Fiction themes,"" and gathers biographies in a biography section and juvenile literature into three age ranges. In addition, complete publication data is provided in every issue for each of the journals from which reviews are excerpted.

The Book Review Digest, Tenth Annual Cumulation

Book Reviews of 1914 in One Alphabet (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Tenth Annual Cumulation: Book Reviews of 1914 in One Alphabet Though written from full knowledge, the author fails to expound his subject with lucidity and clearness of style. While he states fairly the scientific method of hypothesis, he makes the book too much a metaphysics of science. But because of the lack of accurate, popular books, this will be useful in libraries having a demand for such reading. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest, Vol. 12

Thirteenth Annual Cumulation; Reviews of 1917 Books (Classic Reprint)

Author: Margaret Jackson

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 12: Thirteenth Annual Cumulation; Reviews of 1917 Books Sri Ananda Acharya is an excellent writer. He has a faculty for making the most abstract and profound subject absorbing and entertain ing. His method is direct, concise, yet vivid and human. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest (Annual Cumulation), Vol. 3

Book Reviews of 1907 in One Alphabet (Classic Reprint)

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Page: 498

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest (Annual Cumulation), Vol. 3: Book Reviews of 1907 in One Alphabet Abbreviations of Publishers' Names will be found in the Publishers' Directory at the end of The Cumulative Book Index. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest, Vol. 16

Sixteenth Annual Cumulation; Reviews of 1920 Books (Classic Reprint)

Author: Mary Katherine Reely

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Page: 666

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 16: Sixteenth Annual Cumulation; Reviews of 1920 Books Undoubtedly Mr Agate has both talent and promise. Today he is not an ageless portent but a beginner with very much to learn. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Book Review Digest, Vol. 7

December, 1911 (Classic Reprint)

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Page: 568

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Excerpt from The Book Review Digest, Vol. 7: December, 1911 In Arnold's familiar vein, both as to style and to critical point of view. They give no new light on Arnold, but here and there a new light from him. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.