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Grolier

(ˈɡrəʊlɪə; French ɡrɔlje)
adj
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) relating to or denoting a decorative style of bookbinding using interlaced leather straps, gilded ornamental scrolls, etc
[C19: named after Jean Grolier de Servières (1479–1565), French bibliophile]
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People said: "Ask Archer" when there was a question of starting the first school for crippled children, reorganising the Museum of Art, founding the Grolier Club, inaugurating the new Library, or getting up a new society of chamber music.
No forger could have known how to reproduce all the bookmaking techniques, colored inks and deities pictured in what's known as the Grolier Codex, concludes a team of researchers who specialize in the Maya and other ancient American societies.
For Newton, book collecting was a vocation to aspire to, and he also promulgated the notion that rare books were a financial investment, which may have been an aspect of collecting that particularly appealed to Lilly, who would become a member of the Grolier Club (and his membership in the club would result in his expanding the scope of his collecting).
Price: Pricing for Grolier Online is determined on a case-by-case basis, based on the number of databases desired and the student population.
Grolier Online O is available on site and at home to anyone who uses Grolier Online from a subscribing school or library.
The building, which was originally built in the 1880s for The Grolier Club, a society of book collectors, has retained several of its original characteristics, but the infrastructure was upgraded and an elevator was installed.
ALA selected Harley Hamilton as the winner of the 50th annual Grolier Foundation Award.
There are four well-known players that serve the library market with digital ready-reference sources in Spanish: Gale, Grolier, World Book, and Micro soft.
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The site includes over 2000 products from Scholastic, Tom Synder Productions, Educational Insights and Grolier and including professional books, teaching resources, and supplementary materials.