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Dover Publications: Quiz


Question 1: It publishes primarily reissues, books no longer published by their original publishers — often, but not always, books in the ________.
Copyright infringementIntellectual propertyPublic domainCopyright

Question 2: Dover was influential in transforming the ________ book market.
PaperbackLost HorizonDell PublishingGraphic novel

Question 3: Dover Publications is an American book ________ founded in 1941 by Hayward Cirker and his wife, Blanche.
ProofreadingMass mediaPublishingEditing

Question 4: One of Dover's best sellers was ________'s The Principle of Relativity, which Einstein reluctantly agreed to republish despite his concerns that it was out-dated.
Isaac NewtonRelationship between religion and scienceScientific methodAlbert Einstein

Question 5: Noteworthy among Dover's original issues was an extensive series documenting pianist Beveridge Webster in literature ranging from ________'s Hammerklavier sonata to the second piano sonata by Roger Sessions.
Beethoven and his contemporariesBeethoven's musical styleLudwig van BeethovenWolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Question 6: In 1951 they issued some of the earliest standard-sized paperbacks, a format that became known as a ________.
PaperbackGraphic novelDell PublishingBook


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