Abc For Book-Collectors

by Carter, John

A must for every bibliophile, no matter your collecting interest. Often reprinted and updated, ABC is the comprehensive reference work for book collectors and dealers everywhere.

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ABC for Book Collectors

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ABC for Book Collectors

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ABC for Book Collectors

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1952-06-15
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ABC for Book Collectors

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ABC for book collectors

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New Castle, DE London : Oak Knoll Press ; British Library, 2004. 8th Edition. Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dust-wrapper. Particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.. Physical description: 232 pages ; 22cm. Subjects: Book industries and trade -- Dictionaries. Book collecting -- Terminology.
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ABC for Book Collectors

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1994-07-01
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Principes de géographie Humaine. Publies d'apres les manuscrits de l'auteur par Emmanuel De Martonne.

by La Blanche, P. Vidal De

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1922
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Paris: Libraire Armand Colin, 1922 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. vii, 327 pp, avertissement, Introduction: Sens et objet de la geographie humaine; Premiere Partie. La Repartition des hommes sur le globe: I. Vue d'ensemble; II. Formation de densite; III. Les grandes agglomerations humaines: Afrique et Asie; IV. L'agglomeration europeenne; V. Regions mediterraneennes; VI. Conclusions: Resultats et contigences. Deuxieme… Read more
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ABC for book collectors

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ABC for book collectors

by Carter, John (1905-1975). Barker, Nicolas. (1932-)

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1994
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7th Edition
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ABC for Book Collectors

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ABC for Book Collectors

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8
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ABC for Book Collectors

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1994-07-01
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6th
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ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS

by Carter, John

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Windy Hill Books
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1994
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Fine
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6th Edition
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9781558213180
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NY: Oak Knoll Press, 1994. Hard Cover. More than 450 alphabetical listings of the technical terms of book collecting and bibliography. A must for every book collector (and dealer!) Book is in unread condition. 6th Edition. Fine/Near Fine Dust Jacket.
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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

by John Carter

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1981
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9780246113528
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ABC for Book Collectors

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Andrew Barnes Booksellers
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1982
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6th edition
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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1982. 6th edition. As New. octavo. hardback with dust jacket 219pp., illusts., The bible for book collectors. Very nice copy in like unclipped dust jacket
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ABC for Book-Collectors

by Carter, John

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Basement Books
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1991
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Fine
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5th or later Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. 5th or later Edition . Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fifth Edition, Revised, First printing. Hard cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall in brown cloth w/gold spine titles and rules. Fine book in like unclipped DJ, now in clear protective cover. 211pp, an A-Z encyclopedia of… Read more
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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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Fireside Bookshop
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1952
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First Edition
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London: Rupert Hart Davis, 1952. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. Type: Book
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ABC for book collectors

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1992-01-01
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6th
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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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1972
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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1972. Fifth edition, revised. Hardcover. Bookplate pasted to first free end-paper; some foxing; else near fine copy/several small tears repaired with tape. 8v0. Cloth. Pp. 212. A very useful reference for book collectors, with definitions of such things as fore-edge paintings, hard-grain morocco, india paper, and tree calf.
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ABC for Book Collectors

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1998
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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

by Carter, John

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1963
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Damp stain to spine, a very good copy in a good dust jacket with tanning and staining. (26419)
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Later printing of the third edition, revised
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. Later printing of the third edition, revised. Damp stain to spine, a very good copy in a good dust jacket with tanning and staining. (26419). Octavo, cloth. Useful reference to book collecting with guide to abbreviations used in the trade and definitions of terminology with over 450 entries concerning book… Read more
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ABC for Book-Collectors

by Carter, John

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N.D.
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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

by CARTER, JOHN

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1970
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ABC for Book Collectors (Fourth edition)

by Carter, John

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1967
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4th
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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1967. (UK) 2nd printing of the Fourth Edition with corrections, 1967. No markigns, hint of spine slant (very little) in unclipped Near Fine dust jacket with slight fading to the tan colour to the spine; Black cloth, 208pp. This book gives the meanings to book collecting terminology with over 450 alphabetical entires.… Read more
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ABC for Book Collectors

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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

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1953
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1953. cloth, dust jacket. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 196 pages. Second edition, revised. U.S. printing. Jacket is spotted with staining.
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ABC for book collectors

by Carter, John

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1960-01-01
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1960-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover with DJ. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show very minor shelf wear. Binding is tight, hinges strong. Dust jacket shows edge wear. Book has a slight musty smell from basement storage.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
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ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS - 5TH ED 12TH PRINTING

by CARTER JOHN

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ABC for Book Collectors

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1977
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9780394414034
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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

by Carter, John

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1953
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2nd Edition
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ABC for Book-Collectors.

by CARTER, JOHN.

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(1951) 8th edition, New Castle / London, 2010. 235pp. Cloth. Dustjacket. * A classic reference work. .
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ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS

by CARTER, John

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Second Life Books Inc
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1970
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4th edition, Revised edn
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NY: Knopf, 1970. 4th edition, Revised edn. VG in dj.208 pp. Indispensable.
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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

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1953
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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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Joe Hagood- Books
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1987
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Near Fine
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Ninth
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9780394414034
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ABC for book collectors

by Carter, John

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ThriftBooks
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1972
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Good
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9780246105714
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ABC for book collectors

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1972
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9780246105714
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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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ThriftBooks
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1981
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Acceptable
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9780246113528
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ABC for Book Collectors (Sixth Edition).

by CARTER, John.

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1992
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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9780938768302
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ABC For Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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Kenneth Mallory Bookseller. ABAA
Published
1992
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Very good
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9780938768302
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New Castle: Oak Knoll Books, 1992. Hardcover. Very good. Sixth edition. 219pp. Very good hardback in a very good dustjacket.
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ABC for Book-Collectors (Fifth Edition)

by CARTER, John

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Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
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1974
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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9780246105714
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London:: Hart-Davis, MacGibbon,. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. Hardcover. 0246105712 . A later printing of the fifth British edition, with corretions. Previous owner's name and date on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (two short closed edge tears, age toning) dust jacket. .
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ABC For Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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Kenneth Mallory Bookseller. ABAA
Published
1995
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Very good
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9781884718052
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New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 1995. Hardcover. Very good. Seventh Edition. 224pp. Very good hardback in a very good dustjacket.
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ABC For Book-Collectors

by John Carter

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Schwabe Books
Published
1953
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Good
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ABC for Book Collectors

by John Carter

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Bujoldfan
Published
1998
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Very Good
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9781884718052
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New York: Oak Knoll, 1998. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Almost like new: dust jacket has a touch of edge wear at top of spine; now in new removable protective cover. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt print on spine. Illustrated end papers. Pages are clean and unmarked. Oak Knoll hard cover with dust jacket, 7th edition, 3rd printing… Read more
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ABC for Book-Collectors : Fifth Edition, Revised

by Carter, John

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homeagain
Published
1967
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Good
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3rd Edition
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Rupert Hart-Davis, 1967. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Good. ***please read*** Ex-library with only markins being the label in the spine, pencil notes on the end page and title page and an in stamp on head-edge of text block - book otherwise is in very good condition with no marks on text - 208 pages - my shelf location -32-d-48
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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, John

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Vashon Island Books
Published
1953
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Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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New Castle, Delaware, U.S.A.: Oak Knoll Press, 1953. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. In cloth backed paper covered boards; 8vo, 196pp. (minor light wear to extremities, slight toning to page edges; light fading at spine).
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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

by Carter, John

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Neil Shillington: Bookdealer & Booksearch
Published
1966
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Dj in Good Condition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with no dust jacket; Dj in Good Condition. 1966. Hardback. 208 pages .
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ABC For Book-Collectors

by John Carter

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ThriftBooks
Published
1952
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Good
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Rupert Hart-Davis, 1952. Hardcover. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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ABC FOR BOOK-COLLECTORS

by CARTER, John

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Second Life Books Inc
Published
1953
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Second edition revised
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NY: Knopf, 1953. Second edition revised. 8vo, pp. 196. Patterned paper over boards wtih cloth spine. Cover little scuffed at corners and on back, spine faded and little worn at ends, rear hinge starting tender, o/w VG. An "explanation of book-sizes" laid in.
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ABC for Book Collectors (Fifth Edition, Revised)

by Carter, John

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Paperback Recycler
Published
1991
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Very Good
Edition
5th Edition, Revised 5th or later Printing
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9780394414034
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NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. 5th Edition, Revised 5th or later Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 211 pp. Brown cloth. Binding tight, text clean.
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