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Literary Guild of America

Title: The Literary Guild of America: A study of its selections for the year 1948.
Name(s): Hula, Anna Marie, author
Anders, Mary Edna, professor directing thesis.
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1953
Publisher: Florida State University
Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource (iii, 58 leaves)
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: "The purpose of this study, then, is to determine whether or not the monthly selections of The Literary Guild of America are of good enough quality to enable the library staff to accept them as really good choices of current fiction. This paper includes a brief sketch of the history of the Literary Guild which outlines the club's background and selection and distribution policies. Next it presents an examination of each of the twelve titles distributed to Guild members in 1948, followed by a summary of the findings. An annotated bibliography of the titles selected by the Guild in 1947, arranged in order of issuance to members, is appended to this paper"--Introduction.
Identifier: FSU_historic_akd9203 (IID)
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references (leaves 53-58).
Note(s): Typescript.
"August, 1953."
"Submitted to the Graduate Council of Florida State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science."
Advisor: Mary Edna Anders, Professor Directing Paper.
Subject(s): Literary Guild of America
American fiction -- Evaluation -- 20th century -- Book reviews
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