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Reminiscences of Ralph Thompson : oral history, 1955.

Creator: Thompson, Ralph, 1904-1979.
Project: Book-of-the-Month Club project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 28 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Book club editor.

Scope and Contents

Journalism at New York TIMES, 1936-1942, TIME magazine, 1946; teaching literature at Columbia University; Sunday Book Review, New York TIMES; teaching in England, 1949; head of editorial department at Book-of-the-Month Club from 1951; readers, readers' reports, report grading system, book selection.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1975. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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