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us: Troubador Press

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    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1959
    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Small presses
    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Publishers and publishing
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) San Francisco (Calif.)
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Publishers and publishing
          (lcsh) Children's literature--Publishing
            (lcsh) Coloring books--Publishing
              (lcsh) Cookbooks--Publishing
                (lcsh) Art literature--Publishing
            • Additonal Related Forms

              • us: Whyte, Malcolm, 1933-
            • Sources

              • found: Troubador treasury, c1978 (a.e.) t.p. (Troubador Press, San Francisco)
              • found: Buckley, L. Hiparama of the classics, [1970]: title page verso (Printed at the Troubador Press, 96 Jessie Street, San Francisco)
              • found: Cornell University Library, Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, October 11, 2016: Guide to the Malcolm Whyte papers and Troubador Press publications, ca. 1963-1995 (Troubador Press is owned and operated in San Francisco, California by Malcolm Whyte; Whyte graduated from Cornell University in 1955)
              • found: Wikipedia, October 11, 2016: entry for Malcolm Whyte (Whyte founded Troubador Press in 1959 as a job printer and designer/printer of greetings cards; in 1967 the press published its first book, The fat cat coloring & limerick book with art by Donna Sloan and verses by Whyte; Troubador incorporated in 1970, ceased greeting card manufacturing and became a full-time book publisher, producing scores of critically acclaimed educational books for children (game books, activity books, elaborate color-and-story books), specialty cookbooks (Complete yogurt cookbook and The original diet, and art books (The scrimshander and the initial edition of Great comic cats))
            • Change Notes

              • 1978-03-28: new
              • 2017-01-20: revised
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