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First published in 1998, the aim of this catalogue is to help students, researchers and librarians determine the UK locations of over 2,000 music periodical titles held in public, academic and national libraries. Over 220 libraries in the UK have been surveyed, from St. Austell to Aberdeen, Aberystwyth to Brighton. Each catalogue entry provides detailed information on library holdings, and full bibliographic details of periodical titles, including ISSNs. The main catalogue is preceded by an address list, and by a preface outlining the history of music periodicals in Britain, together with statistical tables.
The Governor General's Literary Awards have served as Canada's premier literary prize for over three-quarters of a century. They have been awarded annually in a variety of evolving categories. Fifteen Governors General have served as their patron. Between 1936 and 2018, the awards have recognized 719 books in English and French and have been presented to 580 authors, illustrators, and translators. This ground-breaking anthology includes extracts from all 719 books. It gives readers a richly illustrated summary of the stunning variety of titles that have been recognized. Part of a series, the book is also an invaluable literary companion in its own right. Readers will discover many of the best works of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and drama for both adults and children that have been produced in Canada over the past decades. This anthology belongs on the shelf of every lover of Canadian literature. Bilingual edition. - Depuis plus de 75 ans, les Prix litteraires du Gouverneur general sont les prix litteraires les plus eminents au Canada. Ils sont conferes chaque annee dans differentes categories, lesquelles ont evolue au fil du temps. Quinze gouverneurs generaux en ont ete les mecenes. De 1936 a 2018, les Prix ont reconnu 719 ouvrages en anglais et en francais et ont ete presentes a 580 auteurs, illustrateurs et traducteurs. Cette anthologie sans precedent comprend des extraits des 719 livres. Elle procure aux lecteurs un sommaire richement illustre de la grande diversite de titres reconnus. Le livre fait partie d'une serie de trois ouvrages, quoiqu'il puisse aussi tres bien se lire independamment des autres. Les lecteurs pourront y decouvrir les meilleures oeuvres de fiction, essais litteraires, de poesie et de theatre, tant pour adultes que pour enfants, produits au Canada au cours des dernieres decennies. Cette anthologie a sa place dans la bibliotheque de tout amateur de litterature canadienne. Edition bilingue.
As interest in environmental issues grows, many writers of fiction have embraced themes that explore the connections between humans and the natural world. Ecologically themed fiction ranges from profound philosophical meditations to action-packed entertainments. Where the Wild Books Are offers an overview of nearly 2,000 works of nature-oriented fiction. The author includes a discussion of the precursors and history of the genre, and of its expansion since the 1970s. He also considers its forms and themes, as well as the subgenres into which it has evolved, such as speculative fiction, ecodefense, animal stories, mysteries, ecofeminist novels, cautionary tales, and others. In this title, a brief summary and critical commentary of each title is included. Dwyer's scope is broad and covers fiction by Native American writers as well as ecofiction from writers around the world. Far more than a mere listing of books, Where the Wild Books Are is a lively introduction to a vast universe of engaging, provocative writing. It can be used to develop book collections or curricula. It also serves as an introduction to one of the most fertile areas of contemporary fiction, presenting books that will offer enjoyable reading and new insights into the vexing environmental questions of our time.
Increasing literacy rates and advanced printing technology gave rise to the pulp magazine in the late 19th century. Affordable, disposable, and commercially in-demand, the fiction magazines remained popular through the mid 20th century, and are now frequently cited by researchers as culturally and historically significant documents. This work is a comprehensive index of American pulp magazines. Entries are organized alphabetically by magazine title, and offer bibliographic data including author, volume/issue numbers, dates of publication, publisher, and a brief categorization. Each entry also includes a helpful list of current library holdings, if any, among American, Canadian, and European libraries.
This useful bibliography is based on the material in the North Carolina Collection in the university library and materials from several private collections. Two notable collections that memorialize individuals of international fame are the Sir Walter Raleigh Memorial Collection and the Thomas Wolfe Collection. Originally published in 1958. A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.
The first published catalog of old Moravian music manuscripts used in performance, this thematic catalog is part of the Moravian Music Foundation's continuing work to make accessible the Moravian musical heritage in America. The importance of these surviving manuscripts lies in both their musical content and in their reflection of performance practices and repertory in an early American German community. The introduction provides background, related primary sources, and a chronology. Originally published in 1980. A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.
This bibliography and check list of publications issued by state-supported departments and institutions of North Carolina is a union catalog of documents found in a selected group of North Carolina libraries, including Duke University, the State Library, North Carolina State University at Raleigh, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Originally published in 1954. A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.