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The Modern Library is an American publishing company. [1]

26 relations: A. S. Byatt, Albert Boni, Approval voting, Artistic merit, Bennett Cerf, Boni & Liveright, Book, Brave New World, David Ebershoff, Donald S. Klopfer, Horace Liveright, Imprint (trade name), Lucian Bernhard, Modern Library 100 Best Novels, New York (state), New York City, Open-access poll, Paperback, Parent company, Publishing, Random House, Rockwell Kent, San Francisco Chronicle, The New York Times, United States, University of Massachusetts Press.

A. S. Byatt

Dame Antonia Susan Duffy HonFBA (née Drabble; born 24 August 1936), known professionally as A. S. Byatt, is an English novelist, poet and Booker Prize winner.

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Albert Boni

Albert Boni (29 October 1892, New York City – 31 July 1981, Ormond Beach, Florida) was co-founder of the publishing company Boni & Liveright and a pioneering publisher in paperbacks and book clubs.

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Approval voting

Approval voting is a single-winner electoral system where each voter may select ("approve") any number of candidates.

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Artistic merit

Artistic merit is the perceived artistic quality or value of any given work of art, music, film, literature, sculpture or painting.

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Bennett Cerf

Bennett Alfred Cerf (May 25, 1898 – August 27, 1971) was an American publisher, one of the founders of American publishing firm Random House.

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Boni & Liveright

Boni & Liveright was an American trade book publisher established in 1917 in New York City by Albert Boni and Horace Liveright.

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A book is a series of pages assembled for easy portability and reading, as well as the composition contained in it.

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Brave New World

Brave New World is a dystopian novel written in 1931 by English author Aldous Huxley, and published in 1932.

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David Ebershoff

David Ebershoff is an American writer, editor, and teacher.

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Donald S. Klopfer

Donald Simon Klopfer (January 23, 1902 – May 30, 1986) was an American publisher, one of the founders of American publishing firm Random House, along with Bennett Cerf.

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Horace Liveright

Horace Brisbin Liveright (10 December 1883 – 24 September 1933) was an American publisher and stage producer.

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Imprint (trade name)

An imprint of a publisher is a trade name under which it publishes a work.

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Lucian Bernhard

Lucian Bernhard (March 15, 1883 – May 29, 1972) was a German graphic designer, type designer, professor, interior designer, and artist during the first half of the twentieth century.

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Modern Library 100 Best Novels

Modern Library's 100 Best Novels is a list of the best English-language novels of the 20th century as selected by the Modern Library, an American publishing company owned by Random House.

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New York (state)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Open-access poll

An open-access poll is a type of opinion poll in which a nonprobability sample of participants self-select into participation.

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A paperback is a type of book characterized by a thick paper or paperboard cover, and often held together with glue rather than stitches or staples.

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Parent company

A parent company is a company that owns enough voting stock in another firm to control management and operation by doing and influencing or electing its board of directors.

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Publishing is the dissemination of literature, music, or information—the activity of making information available to the general public.

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Random House

Random House is an American book publisher and the largest general-interest paperback publisher in the world.

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Rockwell Kent

Rockwell Kent (June 21, 1882 – March 13, 1971) was an American painter, printmaker, illustrator, writer, sailor, adventurer and voyager.

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San Francisco Chronicle

The San Francisco Chronicle is a newspaper serving primarily the San Francisco Bay Area of the U.S. state of California.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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University of Massachusetts Press

The University of Massachusetts Press is a university press that is part of the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modern_Library

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