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How to Collect Books. by  J. Herbert Slater - Hardcover - 1905 - from Zephyr Books (SKU: 24889)

How to Collect Books.

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How to Collect Books.

by Slater, J. Herbert

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  • hardcover
Condition
Very good, bookplate to pastedown, slight bow to front board, light toning to endpapers, no dust jacket
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London.: George Bell and Sons., 1905. Brown cloth, black embossed decorations, gilt titles, top edge gilt. . Very good, bookplate to pastedown, slight bow to front board, light toning to endpapers, no dust jacket . 8vo., 21.5x15 cm. . Engraved frontis, numerous illustrations.

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Details

Bookseller
Zephyr Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
24889
Title
How to Collect Books.
Author
Slater, J. Herbert
Format/binding
Brown cloth, black embossed decorations, gilt titles, top edge gilt.
Book condition
Used - Very good, bookplate to pastedown, slight bow to front board, light toning to endpapers, no dust jacket
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
George Bell and Sons.
Place of Publication
London.
Date published
1905
Pages
xii, 205 pp. +2 pp. ads.
Bookseller catalogs
Books on Books;
Size
8vo., 21.5x15 cm.

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About Zephyr Books

Zephyr Books is owned and operated by Lee and Ivye Johnson. We have been in the book business in Reno, Nevada since 1994. We have operated both brick and mortar, as well as online exclusive shops. We closed our brick and mortar shop in 2013, and now offer an exclusive selection of rare, collectible, and antiquarian books online only.

Glossary

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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
top edge gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]

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