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ABC for Book Collectors by John Carter ISBN 13: 9780246105714

ISBN 10: 0246105712

Hardcover; London: Hart-davis, 1972; ISBN-13: 978-0246105714

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London:: Hart-Davis, MacGibbon,. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. Hardcover. 0246105712 . A later printing of the fifth British edition, with corretions. Previous owner's name and date on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (two short closed edge tears, age toning) dust jacket. .

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Hart-Davis, 1972. Hardcover. Good.

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  • Book condition: Top edge slightly spotted, otherwise near Very Good in slightly used dustwrapper
  • ISBN: 0246105712 / 9780246105714
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Hart-Davis, London, fifth, revised edition (1972), reprinted with corrections 1974. Cloth, 8vo, 21 cm,. 211 pp. From the blurb: "Foxed, not in STC, rare in boards, Q6 is a cancel as usual, secondary binding, Harleian style, made-up - do you know the meaning of these and hundreds of similar terms constantly used in the catalogues of antiquarian booksellers and auctioneers ? If not, John Carter's expert but informal manual is the book you have been waiting for. Not only is the actual language of book-collecting full of jargon and special terminology. The rules, conventions and taboos of the cult are also legitimately puzzling to the layman, and its technique involves many unsuspected subtleties. Here, under about 450 alphabetical entries, ranging in length from a single line to several pages, may be found definition and analysis of the technical terms of book-collecting and bibliography, interspersed with salutary comment on such subjects as auctions, condition, facsimiles and fakes, "points&quo ... Read more

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1972-07-17. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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