Style File

notes on style…

BOOKS, BROADSIDES:
author last, first. title {all caps, italics}/
edition: {italics}/
place: publisher, month year/
binding {a}, dimensions {width inches x length inches}, pages, copies {parenthetical if not explicit}, printing method, printer, illustrator, editor, series descritpion./
(bibliographic reference)/
[archive inclusion]//
note: {annecdotal, details not printed}

{a} examples:
‘Saddle-stapled in printed and illustrated wrappers’
‘Saddle-stapled in printed wrappers’
‘Side-stapled sheets bound into printed wrappers’
‘Perfect-bound in printed and illustrated wrappers with dust jacket’
‘Perfect-bound in illustrated french-fold wrappers’
‘Hand-sewn in printed wrappers’
‘Hardcover in cloth-bound boards with printed paper spine label’
‘Hardcover in printed paper-bound boards and cloth backstrip with paper label in acetate dust jacket’
‘Hardcover in gilt-stamped cloth-bound boards’
‘Hardcover in gilt-stamped cloth-bound boards in illustrated dust jacket’

PERIODICALS:
title {all caps, italics}, volume {“Vol. _”}, number {“No. _”}, editor/
place: publisher, month year/
contribution {title caps} [style] {poem, prose, play, short story, letter}
(bibliographic reference)/
[archive inclusion]//
note: {annecdotal, details not printed}