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ABC For Book-Collectors

by Carter, John

Condition: Very Good/Good+

Rupert Hart-Davis, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). Reprint. "Inscribed for David Battie who will advise me, please, of any ommissions which strike him in the course of his work, in which i wish him happiness and success, John Carter 22 November 67" to front end paper. 208 pages. some foxing to page edges. A few small tears and chips to tanned jacket..

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.

  • Bookseller: M and M Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 021940
  • Title: ABC For Book-Collectors
  • Author: Carter, John
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good+
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis
  • Date published: 1966


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