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The Resource Golden legacy : how Golden Books won children's hearts, changed publishing forever, and became an American icon along the way, Leonard S. Marcus

Golden legacy : how Golden Books won children's hearts, changed publishing forever, and became an American icon along the way, Leonard S. Marcus

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Golden legacy : how Golden Books won children's hearts, changed publishing forever, and became an American icon along the way
Title
Golden legacy
Title remainder
how Golden Books won children's hearts, changed publishing forever, and became an American icon along the way
Statement of responsibility
Leonard S. Marcus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of Golden Books, discussing how it was founded in the mist of World War II providing quality books at inexpensive prices and used innovative writers and marketing techniques to establish itself as a highly successful publishing firm
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marcus, Leonard S.
Dewey number
070.5083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 9-12
LC call number
Z473.G53
LC item number
M37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Golden Books Publishing Company
  • Golden Books Publishing Company
  • Children's literature
  • Publishers and publishing
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Golden legacy : how Golden Books won children's hearts, changed publishing forever, and became an American icon along the way, Leonard S. Marcus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Part One: "The boys have done a pretty good job..." -- Part Two: Entrepreneurs and emigre artists -- Part Three: "Books and bread" -- Part Four: Books for baby boomers -- Part Five: Cold War and magic kingdom -- Part Six: "We are publishers..." -- Part Seven: Circles -- Reflections on the golden egg -- A few words about Richard Scarry's working technique -- Amy Schwartz remembers The Golden Book Encyclopedia -- Who was Mary Reed, PhD?
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780375829963
Lccn
2006939312
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn176632736
  • (OCoLC)176632736
  • 1823280
Label
Golden legacy : how Golden Books won children's hearts, changed publishing forever, and became an American icon along the way, Leonard S. Marcus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Part One: "The boys have done a pretty good job..." -- Part Two: Entrepreneurs and emigre artists -- Part Three: "Books and bread" -- Part Four: Books for baby boomers -- Part Five: Cold War and magic kingdom -- Part Six: "We are publishers..." -- Part Seven: Circles -- Reflections on the golden egg -- A few words about Richard Scarry's working technique -- Amy Schwartz remembers The Golden Book Encyclopedia -- Who was Mary Reed, PhD?
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780375829963
Lccn
2006939312
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn176632736
  • (OCoLC)176632736
  • 1823280

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