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

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Wed Dec 11 11:59:02 EST 2019


The Quote Investigator article using the citation mentioned in the
subject line is now available.

How Can I Know What I Think Till I See What I Say?
https://quoteinvestigator.com/2019/12/11/know-say/

Thanks again to Jesse. Feedback welcome.
Garson

On Tue, Dec 10, 2019 at 6:23 AM ADSGarson O'Toole
<adsgarsonotoole at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> This request has now been satisfied. Many thanks to Jesse who accessed to scans.
> Garson
>
> 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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