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a label identifying the owner of a book in which it is pasted

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Reva's interest in bookplates grew out of a desire to ``get pen friends.
There have been a number of recent books about Australian bookplates.
Four volumes of the mid-nineteenth-century edition Musica Divina are numbered 1,108, and also dated December 1945, even though they have bookplates indicating presentation to the Toronto Conservatory Library in September 1922 by Augustus S.
Stewardship updates throughout the year that demonstrate a great "return on investment" to Friends members and potential members, as well as the opportunity to have gifts of a certain level recognized with personalized bookplates in new library materials, have helped make the Friend's annual fund campaign a vital source of these important funds.
com has the solution with monthly gifts of books selected by experts and complete with personalized bookplates.
Each volunteer packed two books into a bag, and decorated bookplates with personal messages.
She often collaborated with her husband, designing bookplates and a new pattern each year for note cards and stationery, as well as covers for Sun Hill miniature books, which are distributed by OrangeArt of Woodstock, Conn.
The typical intention of these woodprints is as bookplates.
There was an exhibition held in 1923 that really brought the growing interest on personal bookplates to the artistic and more general literary community.
They will also receive a book box, bookmarks, bookplates and badges.
The Dyslexia Institute, a charity focussed on helping those with dyslexia, has begun offering visitors to its web site the chance to purchase a selection of bookplates.
Indeed, Nigel Tattersfield, a free-lance researcher and writer, has contributed to it himself with his Bookplates by Beilby & Bewick, published in 1999.
Collectible bookplates, previously signed by the author, will be inserted into each copy of the books sold at these events.
He traced it back to the famous physicist's library by tracking down the owners of several bookplates left inside.
Pi Beta Phi celebrated the book donation at its convention, held at the Hilton in the Walt Disney World Resort on Monday, June 27, by having members decorate bookplates and place them into 3,000 brand-new books for the children of Feeding America Tampa Bay, one of the Florida groups.