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Magnificent Obsessions

Mitch Tuchman

Magnificent Obsessions

Twenty Remarkable Collectors in Pursuit of Their Dreams

by Mitch Tuchman

  • 110 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-Help

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPeter Brenner (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9363323M
    ISBN 100788161105
    ISBN 109780788161100

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    Taliaferro is the author of Great White Fathers: The Story of the Obsessive Quest to Create Mount Rushmore, published by PublicAffairs. “Magnificent Obsessions” tells the intriguing stories of the book collectors whose diverse interests and passions helped shape—and continue to contribute to—the Smithsonian Libraries. Through rare books, manuscripts and other intriguing items from across the varied Libraries of the Smithsonian, the exhibition highlights the personal motivations and enduring impact of book collectors who were compelled to .


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