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CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARDS A DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH BOOK COLLECTORS As also of some Foreign Collectors Whose Libraries were incorporated in English Collections or whose Books are chiefly met with in England. by  Bernard; editor  Frederick; et al. Quaritch - Hardcover - (1968). - from Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd. and Biblio.co.uk

CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARDS A DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH BOOK COLLECTORS As also of some Foreign Collectors Whose Libraries were incorporated in English Collections or whose Books are chiefly met with in England.

by Burridge, Edward; Clarke, Frederick; et al. Quaritch, Bernard; editor

Condition: Good


New York: Burt Franklin, (1968)., (1968).. Good. - Large octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is slightly rubbed. The section on each collector is separately paginated. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece portrait of Bernard Quaritch, portraits of book collectors and facsimiles. The book has a slightly musty odor. Good.

Reprint edition.


  • Bookseller: Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 94494
  • Title: CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARDS A DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH BOOK COLLECTORS As also of some Foreign Collectors Whose Libraries were incorporated in English Collections or whose Books are chiefly met with in England.
  • Author: Burridge, Edward; Clarke, Frederick; et al. Quaritch, Bernard; editor
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: New York: Burt Franklin, (1968).
  • Date published: (1968).
  • Keywords: BOOKS-ON-BOOKS; BOOK COLLECTING; CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARDS A DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH BOOK COLLECTORS AS ALSO OF SOME FOREIGN COLLECTORS WHOSE LIBRARIES WERE INCORPORATED IN ENGLISH COLLECTIONS OR WHOSE BOOKS ARE CHIEFLY MET WITH IN ENGLAND; EDWARD BURRIDGE; FRE
  • Bookseller catalogs: Books-on-Books;

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