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The Resource Hothouse : the art of survival and the survival of art at America's most celebrated publishing house, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, Boris Kachka

Hothouse : the art of survival and the survival of art at America's most celebrated publishing house, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, Boris Kachka

Label
Hothouse : the art of survival and the survival of art at America's most celebrated publishing house, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Title
Hothouse
Title remainder
the art of survival and the survival of art at America's most celebrated publishing house, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Statement of responsibility
Boris Kachka
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the book publisher who is home to more Nobel Prize-winning writers than any other publishing house in the world reveals the era and city that built FSG through the stories of two men--Roger Straus and Robert Giroux
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
070.509747/0904
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z473.F37
LC item number
K33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Hothouse : the art of survival and the survival of art at America's most celebrated publishing house, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, Boris Kachka
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. A long and beautiful life -- An "our crowd" story -- Furor, stress -- The Golden Boy of publishing -- Protestant, Catholic, Jew -- Not a new look but a nice view -- The new sensibility -- King of the book fair -- Egg-bound -- This classy little yacht -- A fraught summer -- A little less hothouse literary -- The day of the jackal -- Profit and loss -- Chairman -- An embarrassment of riches -- Change
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 432 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781451691917
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013003199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn830680346
  • (OCoLC)ocn889302635
Label
Hothouse : the art of survival and the survival of art at America's most celebrated publishing house, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, Boris Kachka
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. A long and beautiful life -- An "our crowd" story -- Furor, stress -- The Golden Boy of publishing -- Protestant, Catholic, Jew -- Not a new look but a nice view -- The new sensibility -- King of the book fair -- Egg-bound -- This classy little yacht -- A fraught summer -- A little less hothouse literary -- The day of the jackal -- Profit and loss -- Chairman -- An embarrassment of riches -- Change
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 432 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781451691917
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013003199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn830680346
  • (OCoLC)ocn889302635

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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