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Person Carter, John
Geschlecht männlich
Andere Namen Carter, John Waynflete
Waynflete Carter, John
Carter, J. W.
Waynflete, John
Waynflete, George (Pseudonym)
Marlow, Harriet (Pseudonym)
Ignoramus (Pseudonym)
Shears, Homlock (Pseudonym)
Quelle LCAuth
Zeit Lebensdaten: 1905-1975 (anderslt. Sterbejahr: 1976)
Land Großbritannien (XA-GB)
Geografischer Bezug Geburtsort: Eton
Sterbeort: Westminster
Beruf(e) Philologe
Weitere Angaben Brit. Philologe, Dichter, Bibliograph, Einbandforscher, Antiquar, Korrespondent und Büchersammler
European agent for Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927-1939, and managing director, 1946-1953; worked for the Ministry of Information during WWII; personal assistant to Sir Roger Makins, 1953-1955; associate director of Sothebys, 1956-1972; author of: Binding Variants in English Publishing; An Enquiry into the Nature of Certain Nineteenth Century Pamphlets; Victory in Burma; Taste and Technique in Book-Collecting; ABC for Book Collectors; and a short treatise on the correct mixing of a dry martini; editor of the poetry of A.E. Housman, the Curwen Press edition of Sir Thomas Browne's Urne-Buriall, and numerous catalogues
Systematik 2.2p Personen zu Buchwissenschaft, Buchhandel ; 6.7p Personen zu Bibliothek, Information und Dokumentation ; 12.2p Personen zu Literaturgeschichte (Schriftsteller)
Typ Person (piz)
Beteiligt an 2 Publikationen
  1. Printing and the mind of man
    München : Pressler, 1983, 2. ed., rev. and enlarged / with a new introd. by Percy H. Muir. Addition. bibliogr. by Peter Amelung, and a rev. index
  2. Printing and the mind of man
    London : Cassell ; New York : Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1967
Thema in 2 Publikationen
  1. The Halcyon booklets
    In: The book collector Bd. 61, 2012, Nr. 4: 569-576
  2. Percy Muir & John Carter
    In: The book collector Bd. 53, 2004, Nr. 4: 511-524