[Ads-l] Request help accessing The Art of Thought (1926) Graham Wallas via Center for Research Libraries

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Tue Dec 10 11:23:38 UTC 2019

This request has now been satisfied. Many thanks to Jesse who accessed to scans.

On Mon, Dec 9, 2019 at 11:12 AM ADSGarson O'Toole
<adsgarsonotoole at gmail.com> wrote:
> While searching for a copy of the book mentioned in the subject line I
> came across a new access mechanism (new to me). The Center for
> Research Libraries has a digital copy of the book that can be accessed
> via research libraries that are within the consortium.
> Perhaps someone with access would be willing to send to me off-list a
> few page scans from the book to verify the full citation for a
> quotation. Here is the data under scrutiny:
> Year: 1926 Copyright
> Book: The Art of Thought
> Author: Graham Wallas
> Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York
> Quote Page 106
> [Begin extracted text]
> The little girl had the making of a poet in her who, being told to be
> sure of her meaning before she spoke, said, 'How can I know what I
> think till I see what I say?' A modern professed thinker must,
> however, sooner or later in the process of ...
> [End extracted text]
> The Center for Research Libraries apparently has scans online which
> are available at this link:
> https://dds.crl.edu/crldelivery/13368
> Ideally, I would like to acquire scans showing the quotation and
> metadata, i.e., scans showing the book title, book author, publisher,
> year of publication, the quotation together with the page before and
> after the quotation.
> Thanks for any help you can provide
> Garson O'Toole

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