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The Library of America: A Treasure in the World of Books

There are publishers and then there is the Library of America.

The only non-profit cultural organization honed into preserving, publishing, publicizing some of the most important writing ever, the Library of America is a treasure in the world of books. 

Now into its 250th volume, LOA has all kinds of tomes for all types of readers. Handsomely produced, the books run the gamut from American Musicals to American Poets to Shakespeare in America to Kurt Vonnegut, Mark Twain, Henry James, the Harlem Renaissance, a Lincoln Anthology, Great Thinkers, and on and on.

“Bernard Malamud Novels and Stories of the 1940s & 50s,” 720 pages/$35 cloth and  “Bernard Malamud Novels and Stories of the1960s” 920 pages/$35 cloth are keepsakes for any reader. Taken as a whole the books features The Natural, The Assistant, A New Life, The Fixer and more. Great literature in solid and handsomely produced books.

“Frost” is a thousand pages plus and just $35.00 is an authoritative and comprehensive collection of the top American poet of the 20th century. Like the Malamud books, these collected poems, prose and plays in one magnificently produced volume is a keepsake for the millions of lovers of this New England icon.

For reading, for collecting, for gift giving…these books are worth your attention. They are just a trio of the great works that the fabulous Library of America has to offer.

The Library of America
14 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022

Phone: 212-308 3360 - Fax: 212-750-8352
Web:  http:

NEW LIBRARY OF AMERICA DIGITAL CATALOG: Library of America E-books Library of America Paperback Classics American Poets Project

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About the Authors:  Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer are a wife and husband team who successfully bridge the worlds of popular culture and traditional scholarship. Co-authors of the critically acclaimed interactive oral histories It Happened in the Catskills, It Happened in Brooklyn, Growing Up Jewish in America, It Happened on Broadway, It Happened in Manhattan, It Happened in Miami. They teach what they practice as professors at Dartmouth College.

They are also travel writers who specialize in luxury properties and fine dining as well as cultural history and Jewish history and heritage in the United States, Europe, and the Caribbean. More about these authors.

You can contact the Frommers at: 

Email: myrna.frommer@Dartmouth.EDU
Email: harvey.frommer@Dartmouth.EDU

This Article is Copyright © 1995 - 2012 by Harvey and Myrna Frommer.  All rights reserved worldwide.

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