ABC for Book Collectors
Place Published: New Castle, Delaware
Publisher: Oak Knoll Press
Date Published: 1998
Edition: 7th Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
7th Edition, third printing. 5.25 x 8.25 inches. (6),-223 pages. Light blue dustjacket near-fine condition. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt print on spine., illustrated end papers. Fine condition.
With corrections, additions, and an introduction by Nicolas Barker. Revised and Expanded Edition.
A reference of over 450 alphabetical entries ranging in length from a single line to several pages. Each entry consists of a definition and analysis of the technical terms of book collecting and bibliography, with comments on such subjects as auctions, fakes and pirated editions.
John Waynflete Carter was an English writer, diplomat, bibliographer, book-collector, antiquarian bookseller and vice-president of the Bibliographical Society of London.
Fine / Near Fine. Item #1427