WorldCat Identities

Abramson, Ben

Overview
Works: 42 works in 52 publications in 2 languages and 598 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  Anecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Author, Creator, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4856,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ben Abramson
Rudyard Kipling, a friendly profile by Lucile Russell Carpenter( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and collecting( )

in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers three : a literary exchange on the works of Claude Houghton by Henry Miller( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Style by Ben Abramson( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A divine intoxication : essays on books, booksellers, and readers by Ben Abramson( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My South sea island by W. Somerset Maugham( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abramson's self-selecting reducing diet; lose 10 pounds in 21 days, without starving, drugs or exercise by Ben Abramson( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and collecting : a monthly review of rare and recent books ... v. 1-2, no. 3, Dec. 1936-Mar. 1938( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Along the south wall of the Argus Book Shop by Ill.) Argus Book Shop (Chicago( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Abramson, 1898-1955 : self portrait of a bookseller ; as represented in Hell's paving stones, 15 editorials, and 1 advertisement by Ben Abramson( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Steinbeck : [a critical estimate, with a complete bibliography] by Ben Abramson( )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purrings a prospectus and retrospectus of the fine books printed and published by the Black Cat Press( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[I have received a shock] by Ben Abramson( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dear Ben- : [Letter by Christopher Morley to Ben Abramson, Argus Book Shop, Chicago] by Christopher Morley( )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses autographing of books
by John Steinbeck( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The small Personal Papers series contains notes, a memorandum of agreement, and Steinbeck's war correspondent identity card. The Third-Party Works and Correspondence Series contains a number of works by Steinbeck's friends and associates as well as a few letters. Of note is a typescript of Oscar Hammerstein's Pipe Dream, a play adaptation of Steinbeck's Sweet Thursday, a draft television adaptation for Travels with Charley, and a number of letters from Steinbeck's third wife Elaine
Papers of James Branch Cabell by James Branch Cabell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Of interest is a note from Cabell to Ben Abramson of the Argus Book Shop pointing out spelling errors in Koch's map of Poictesme. There is also Argus Book Shop correspondence with Frank C. Papâe. and Charles W. Stage, Jr., about Cabell
Tacoma (Wash.), to Ben Abramson, Chicago, (Il.) by Archie Binns( )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autographed letter with envelope commenting on eastern Washington and Hamilton's The Midnight Bell
with Theodore Dreiser by Inc Argus Book Shop( )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser from Ben Abramson, Argus Book Shop, Chicago, Illinois
Self portrait of a bookseller as represented in Hell's paving stones by Ben Abramson( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (37)

German (1)