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ABC For BOOK COLLECTORS by  John  (with Nicolas Barker) Carter - Hardcover - Seventh Edition - 1995 - from Parrish Books and Biblio.co.uk

ABC For BOOK COLLECTORS

by Carter, John (with Nicolas Barker)

Condition: Fine - As New/Fine in Archival Plastic Cover


Oak Knoll Press, 1995. Seventh Edition. Cloth. Fine - As New/Fine in Archival Plastic Cover. A handsome Seventh Edition of John Carter's useful reference for book sellers and collectors. The perfect book for referencing the terms that dealers use to describe books. Includes even the most obscure. In fine black cloth with a bright complete dustjacket protected by an archival plastic cover. Revised by Nicolas Barker following John Carter's death.


A must for every bibliophile, no matter your collecting interest. Now in its eighth edition, ABC is the comprehensive reference work for book collectors and dealers everywhere.




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