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THE NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA 15TH EDITION 30 VOL.1979 NICE OLD VINTAGE BOOKS
UNITED STATES: 1979. PRE-OWNED. THE BOOKS ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH ONLY LIGHT WEAR ON A FEW OF THE BOOKS. THE BOOKS ARE VERY WELL TAKEN CARE OF. PLEASE SEE ALL PHOTOS. THANK YOU. WELCOME TO TIMELESS & BEYOND ~ JUST GORGEOUS! THE NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA 15TH EDITION (30) VOLUMES SET BLACK PADED LEATHER MADE IN U.S.A. (1979) FOUNDED 1768 15TH EDITION BLACK PADED LEATHER WITH GOLD TEXT, NUMBERS AND BRITANNICA LOGOS. THE TOP OF THE PAGES ARE SHINNY GOLD. The Encyclopedia Britannica is published with the editorial advice of the faculties of the University of Chicago; a committee of persons holding academic appointments at the universities of Oxford, Cambridge, London, and Edinburgh; a committee at the University of Toronto; and committees drawn from members of the faculties of the University of Tokyo and the Australian National University. "Let knowledge grow from more to more and thus be human life enriched." About the Fifteenth Edition Upon Hutchins's retirement in 1974, Adler succeeded him as chairman of the Board of Editors. Under the stewardship of Adler, Benton, and Charles E. Swanson (president of the company from 1967 to 1985), a vast editorial effort was assembled, resulting in the first publication of Britannica 3, or the 15th edition, in 1974. The new set consisted of 28 volumes in three parts serving different functions: the Micropædia: Ready Reference and Index, Macropædia: Knowledge in Depth, and Propædia: Outline of Knowledge. The articles in the Micropædia tended to be short, specific, and unsigned and were followed (until 1985) by index references to … [Click Below for Full Description]
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