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Mackall, Leonard L. (1879-1937)

Mackall, Leonard L. (1879-1937)
Historical Note
Leonard Leopold Mackall, a collector and independent scholar living most of the time in Savannah, Georgia, edited and usually wrote the weekly column for the New York Herald Tribune from the first issue of the supplement to 1937. He covered the news of the book world and also wrote substantial articles about literature and aspects of book history and design, drawing on wide knowledge and an up-to-date network of friends and acquaintances occupied with libraries, collecting, and the antiquarian trade.
Note Author
Anne Johnson

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