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BOOKS AND BIDDERS, THE ADVENTURES OF A BIBLIOPHILE by  A.S.W ROSENBACH - Hardcover - Limited, Signed Edition - 1927 - from Glenn Books (SKU: 014183)

BOOKS AND BIDDERS, THE ADVENTURES OF A BIBLIOPHILE

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BOOKS AND BIDDERS, THE ADVENTURES OF A BIBLIOPHILE

by ROSENBACH, A.S.W

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Minor Edge and Corner Wear/No Jacket
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About This Item

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1927. Paper spine label with additional label tipped-in rear hinge. 785 copies of this large paper edition were printed, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. This is copy #484 /760 for sale.A clean wide-margined book. Housed in a worn slipcase with top edges loosened but present. Rosenbach (1876-19152) was an avid book collector, scholar, and seller of rare books and manuscripts. He has been credited with popularizing the collecting of American literature at a time when only European literature was considered collectable.. Limited, Signed Edition. 1/4 Brown Cloth Over Boards. Minor Edge and Corner Wear/No Jacket. Large Octavo.

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Bookseller
Glenn Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
014183
Title
BOOKS AND BIDDERS, THE ADVENTURES OF A BIBLIOPHILE
Author
ROSENBACH, A.S.W
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Minor Edge and Corner Wear
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
Limited, Signed Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Little, Brown and Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1927
Keywords
Books, Booksellers, Books About Books, Autograph
Size
Large Octavo

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About Glenn Books

We are an antiquarian bookshop established in 1933. We are members of ABAA and ILAB.

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
inscribed
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spine label
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