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The Resource Constitution of the American Company of Booksellers., (electronic resource)

Constitution of the American Company of Booksellers., (electronic resource)

Label
Constitution of the American Company of Booksellers.
Title
Constitution of the American Company of Booksellers.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AOX
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
American Company of Booksellers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1760-1839
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Carey, Mathew
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  • American Company of Booksellers
  • Booksellers and bookselling
  • Book industries and trade
Label
Constitution of the American Company of Booksellers., (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/SHAW2/52022
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819. Supplements
  • Eleven numbered articles, followed by a list of present members of the company. Officers listed are: Mathew Carey, President; Samuel Campbell, Vice-President; and George F. Hopkins, Secretary. Officers were different in 1804 (cf. Charles L. Nichols' The literary fair in the United States, in Bibliographical essays: a tribute to Wilberforce Eames (1924)
  • The constitution calls for an electing committee of nine members with at least one member each from Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Baltimore
  • A constitution dated December, 1802 calls for semi-annual meetings and includes ten articles only. This publication calls for annual meetings and includes an additional article stating that, at the annual meeting, each member must provide the company with a list of books he has published in the past year, along with their retail prices
  • Presumably printed at Philadelphia where Carey was the leading publisher and bookseller
  • Not listed in Shaw & Shoemaker
Control code
000379088
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
4 p.
Note
  • HSP in LCP.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000379088
  • (OCoLC)228153437
Label
Constitution of the American Company of Booksellers., (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/SHAW2/52022
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819. Supplements
  • Eleven numbered articles, followed by a list of present members of the company. Officers listed are: Mathew Carey, President; Samuel Campbell, Vice-President; and George F. Hopkins, Secretary. Officers were different in 1804 (cf. Charles L. Nichols' The literary fair in the United States, in Bibliographical essays: a tribute to Wilberforce Eames (1924)
  • The constitution calls for an electing committee of nine members with at least one member each from Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Baltimore
  • A constitution dated December, 1802 calls for semi-annual meetings and includes ten articles only. This publication calls for annual meetings and includes an additional article stating that, at the annual meeting, each member must provide the company with a list of books he has published in the past year, along with their retail prices
  • Presumably printed at Philadelphia where Carey was the leading publisher and bookseller
  • Not listed in Shaw & Shoemaker
Control code
000379088
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
4 p.
Note
  • HSP in LCP.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000379088
  • (OCoLC)228153437

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