Book Huntin’ on the Bayou—A Rare Texana Item Surfaces - Douglas Adams—friend, book scout, bibliophile, and collector of literary forgeries—is having a mighty fine lunch break. We can imagine a burger or burri...
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An Altemus book and nothing to do until tomorrow. Oh, joy!
Henry Altemus and the Henry Altemus Company (1842-1936) was a popular and prolific Philadelphia publisher which started as a bookbinder and evolved into a publisher of photographic albums, bibles, decorative reprints of fiction, religious and moralistic books, juvenile series books, fairy tales, puzzle books, etc.And the rest, as the old saying goes, is history.