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The Resource The man who loved books too much : the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession, Allison Hoover Bartlett

The man who loved books too much : the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession, Allison Hoover Bartlett

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The man who loved books too much : the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession
Title
The man who loved books too much
Title remainder
the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession
Statement of responsibility
Allison Hoover Bartlett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In telling the true story of book thief John Charles Gilkey and the man who was driven to capture him, journalist Allison Hoover Bartlett explores the larger history of book passion, collection, and theft through the ages
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Biography type
individual biography
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323136
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bartlett, Allison Hoover
Dewey number
  • 002.075
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z992.8
LC item number
.B37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Gilkey, John
  • Sanders, Ken
  • Book collectors
  • Thieves
  • Book collecting
  • Bibliomania
  • Book thefts
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession
Label
The man who loved books too much : the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession, Allison Hoover Bartlett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
274 p.
Isbn
9781594488917
Lccn
2009021324
System control number
(OCoLC)311778251
Label
The man who loved books too much : the true story of a thief, a detective, and a world of literary obsession, Allison Hoover Bartlett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
274 p.
Isbn
9781594488917
Lccn
2009021324
System control number
(OCoLC)311778251

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