A highly regarded one-volume encyclopedia produced by Columbia University
This incredible mammoth leather bound edition measures 12″ x 9.5″, is 3″ thick, and weighs about 40 lbs (est). Easton Press full genuine leather with 22kt gold accents. Beautiful red leather with ornate decorations. “The Columbia Encyclopedia” printed on the front and on the spine. As New in the original shrink-wrap. The photo is of the actual encyclopedia you will receive. We only have one in stock.
The Columbia Encyclopedia is a highly regarded one-volume encyclopedia produced by Columbia University Press and sold by the Gale Group. First published in 1935 , and continuing its important relationship with the Columbia University, the encyclopedia underwent major revisions in 1950 and 1963; the current edition is the sixth, printed in 2000. It contains over 51,000 articles totaling some 6.5 million words and has also been published in two volumes.