The #1 New York times bestseller: intriguing facts about the 484 books that have been #1 New York times bestsellers since the first list in 1942

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Ten Speed Press, Nov 1, 1992 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 262 pages
Everyone interested in the world of books will be fascinated by this compilation of facts and information about the books and authors associated with one of our most enduring pop culture barometers, the New York Times bestseller list. Only 50 years old, it has become the single standard for success and a fascinating indicator of where popular tastes are heading.

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For people in the book industry, reading this handy tome is a trip down memory lane. Bear offers more than an examination of 50 years of popular American culture. Briefly summarizing each fiction and ... Read full review

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The Agony and the Ecstasy Copyright
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The Rector of Justin Copyright 1964 The Female Eunuch Copyright 1971 Cheever Published by Alfred A Knopf
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Why Bestsellers Sell by Sandra 1972 by Ladislas Farago Published by azine Copyright 1985 by Sussex
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