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ABC for Book Collectors by John Carter ISBN 13: 9780907961062

ISBN 10: 0907961061

Hardcover; London: Alacrity, 1994; ISBN-13: 978-0907961062

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ABC for Book Collectors

by Carter, J. ; Barker, N

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0907961061
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Werner Shaw Ltd, London, seventh edition, 1994. Cloth, 8vo, 21 cm,. 224 pp. From the blurb: "John Carter's ABC for Book Collectors has long been established as the most enjoyable as well as the most informative reference book on the subject. Here, in over 450 alphabetical entries, ranging in length from a single line to several pages, may be found definition and analysis of the technical terms of book collecting and bibliography, interspersed with salutory comment on such subjects as auctions, condition, facsimiles and fakes, 'points', rarity, etc. This seventh edition, revised and with a new introduction by Nicolas Barker, editor of The Book Collectory incorporates additions and amendments which he has accumulated since the last edition was updated fourteen years ago. Nicolas Barker worked with his friend John Carter revising the ABC up to the latter's death in 1975 and has faithfully preserved the spirit of the original. The ABC thus retains its character as an indispensable… Read more
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ABC for Book Collectors

ABC for Book Collectors

by John Carter

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7th edition
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Hardcover
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9780907961062
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0907961061
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ABC for Book Collectors by John Carter (Werner Shaw Ltd, seventh edition 1994), revised by Nicolas Barker. Excellent reference for the dealer and collector. Hardback in dustwrapper. 224pp. Size: 8 x 5.25 inches approx. (205mm x 135mm). A little sunned/faded to dustwrapper spine but otherwise a nice, clean copy. *International shipping rates are estimated and may incur an extra charge prior to order fulfilment. Books are despatched via Royal Mail International Tracked/Signed where available; please enquire for an accurate shipping quote to your country.*
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ABC for book collectors

by Carter, John (1905-1975)

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Used - Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dust wrapper. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especial
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Seventh Edition
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Hardcover
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9780907961062
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0907961061
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Galway, Ireland
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London : Werner Shaw, 1994. Seventh Edition. Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dust wrapper. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. . Physical description; 224 p. ; 21 cm. Notes; Previous ed.: 1980. Includes bibliographical references. Subjects; Bibliography - Dictionaries. Book collecting - Dictionaries. Dictionary - Book collecting. Book industries and trade - Dictionaries. Book collecting. Dictionaries. Bibliography. Bibliographies. Dictionaries. Books. Dictionary Bibliography - Dictionaries and glossaries. Bookselling and publishing - Dictionaries. Librarianship - Dictionaries of terms. Genre; Dictionary.
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