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Bibliographies are not just lists of cited references at the end of research papers. Bibliographies are also books that attempt to list or explain literary works dedicated to a topic or author. For instance, if you were curating a collection of Mark Twain or Will James, you might want to search for rare or antique bibliographies that outline their works. These nonfiction references can be supremely helpful in deepening your knowledge not just about the author or topic in question, but in the book and literary community as well. You can also find bibliographies that focus on famous museums or renowned libraries. By doing so, these bibliographies often provide a rare and valuable glimpse into the society that built such a unique and special book and ephemera collection.

Biblio: The Magazine for Collectors of Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera by Knutson, Amy; and Sell, Colleen (editors)

Eugene: Aster Publishing Corporation A complete set of Biblio magazines from Volume 1, No. 1 (July-August 1996) to Volume 4, No. 4 (April 1999). Profusely illustrated quarto magazine with glossy wrappers. An excellent collection. *Biblio, a quality intern...

From Tapsell's Books and Music


Glenn Miller Burial File by Wright, Wilbur

Wright Books. Limited Print First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Mint condition. Wright Books, 1993. Limited Print First Edition. Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine, two small nicks on the edge of the back cover)with Dj(some nicks, two small...

From Alpha 2 Omega Books


La Variabilité du Gout dans les Arts by Arnoult, Léon

Léon Arnoult: La Variabilité du Gout dans les Arts. Les phases ornamentales de la mode (The variability of taste in the arts. The ornamental phases of fashion). Printed and published by Devambez "À l'enseigne du masque d'Or". Paris, 1921. ARNOULT Léon...

From Zikorn



London: George Robins, 1842. xxiv,250pp. Quarto. Cloth-backed stiff wrappers, pictorial title vignette on upper wrapper. Engraved frontis portrait and engraved title, illustrations. Wrappers a bit creased and soiled, closed tears in joints and at top edg...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


"Robert Bacon, Life And Letters" by James Brown Scott

Weighing 2 lbs. 6 oz. , this book has 459 pages plus photos. Previous owner's note inside front cover....

From Ed'sBest58


Struggle for Empire: A Bibliography of the French and Indian War by Lydon, James G

New York: Garland Publishing, 1986. Library markings and stickers, otherwise in nice shape. Text clean.. Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. ...

From Arizona Book Gallery


SAMWORTH BOOKS A Descriptive Biography (SIGNED) by Smith, Brian R

Marksman's Bookshelf, Maryland, 1990. First Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Inscribed by Author. B&W Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Inscribed to my friend Frank Mercantante 4-1992. Frank was a well respected book deale...

From Old Bag Lady Books


PICTUS ORBIS SAMBO: A Publishing History, Checklist and Price Guide for The Story of Little Black Sambo ( 1899 - 1999 ): Centennial Collector's Guide #129 of 1000 Signed and Numbered Copies ( Bibliography ) by Barton, Phyllis Settecase 9signed) ( Helen Bannerman related)

California: Sun City, CA: Pictus Orbis Sambo / Phyllis Settecase Barton, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing ( # 129 of 1000 Signed and Numbered Copies ), 1997. -----------softcover, a Near Fine example, 449 pages, b&w illustrations of various books an...

From Leonard Shoup


Ensayo de una biblioteca española de libros raros y curiosos.... by Gallardo, Bartolomé José

Madrid: M. Rivadeneyra, 1863–89. 4 vols. 8vo (27.8 cm, 11"). I: xi, [1] pp., 1404 col. II: vii, [1] pp., 1104 col., 179, [1] pp. III: x, [2] pp., 1280 col., [2] pp. IV: [6], 1572pp. First edition of this important bibliographical reference work:...

From Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)


Millergate: The Final Solution by Wright, David Graham

Wright Books. First edition-first printing. Hardcover. As New/As New. Mint condition. Wright Books, 1998. Very Rare First Edition. Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine, small nick on the back cover)with Dj(two small creases and nicks on the Dj cov...

From Alpha 2 Omega Books


ELBERT HUBBARD OF EAST AURORA by Shay , Felix / foreword by Henry Ford

New York: WM. H. Wise & Co., 1926. Book. Illus. by W.W. Denslow. Fine. Hardcover. 1st. Edition, 1st. Printing 1926, Tan cloth hardcover embossed portrait on front board , paper red & black printed paper title label on spine. With the scarce dust j...

From GibbsBooks


Larkspur Press: Forty Years of Making Letterpress Books in a Rural Kentucky Community 1974 - 2014. by [Larkspur Press] compiled by Gabrielle Fox

Kentville, Nova Scotia:: Gaspereau Press Limited,, 2016.. Special binding of 38. 5.5 x 9"; 320 pages. Printed offset. Letterpress insert. Color insert. Frontispiece engraving by Wesley Bates. Handbound in Carolyn Whitesel's decorated papers over...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC


John Steinbeck Bibliography by Goldstone, Adrian H. and Payne, John R

first edition. Austin, University of Texas, 1974, first edition, dust jacket. Hardcover. One of 1,200 copies, a scarce and collectible book in its own right, this is the Bible of all Steinbeck bibliographies, long out of print, this copy Signed by John R...

From James M. Dourgarian, Bookman


A Bibliography of A. Conan Doyle. by Green, Richard Lancelyn and John Michael Gibson

Clarendon Press, Oxford.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0198181906 . Foreword by Graham Greene. The bibliography is divided into five sections; A. Works of Fiction. B. Miscellaneous Works. C. Minor Contributions. D. ...

From Quinn & Davis Booksellers


Chaucer and the Bible: A Critical Review of Research, Indexes, and Bibliography by Lawrence Besserman

Garland Publishing, New York, 1988. Apparent First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Book Near Fine hardback in no dust jacket (as issued?). xix, 432 pages; 23 cm. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, vol. 839. Green clo...

From Quaint Book Shop, IOBA


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