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Science Fiction Collector # 4 - July 1977

By: Burroughs., Article about Edgar Rice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pandora's Books Ltd.: 1977

Seller ID: 18454


46 pages; Very Good condition. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Soft bump to top spine. Outside page edges and cover edges lightly age tanning. Solid, clean. Features: Science Fiction Pornography - Kenneth R. Johnson. The following magazine covers have been reproduced in this issue: Super Science Stories - June 1944; Super Science Stories - June 1945; Planet Stories, Winter 1939; Weird TAles October 1935; Weird Tales November 1939. Wonderful reading! View more info

Warmly Inscribed, The New England Forger and Other Book Tales

By: Goldstone, Lawrence & Goldstone, Nancy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20416


215 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful book in as new condition. Fascinating facts and fables about famous libraries and infamous forgers. "An intertaining introduction into the world of book collecting." View more info

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The Art of the Bookplate

By: Keenan, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20572


175 pages; Fine/Fine. Beautiful book and dust jacket. "This jewel of a volume, beautiful to look at and the per-fect gift for booklovers, traces the origins, development, and exquisite designs of the personalized bookplate. Magnificent images display bookplates drawn by Durer, Holbein, Hogarth, Kate Greenaway, and Aubrey Beardsley. The foreword is by best-selling author George Plimpton." View more info

Book Collecting for Fun & Profit

By: McBride, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CT, Mcbride: 2002

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20030


96 pages; Fine condition. New. Valuable knowledge about Building a Book Collection and Building a Book Business. All the ins and outs of Book Collection and running a Book Business - especially now that we have the internet. If you are either - you HAVE to have this book! Chapters include Getting started; Condition and value; Where to get books; Bibliographical help; Collection protection; Book scouting; Pricing books; and much, much more. View more info

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Points of Issue A Compendium of Points of Issue of Books by 19th - 20th Century Authors

By: McBride, Bill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: CT, Mcbride: 1996

Edition: Third Edition; Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 20148


93 pages; Fine condition. New. Small, pocket size book to take with you. Valuable knowledge about how to identify First Editions whether you are building a book collection and building a book business - especially now that we have the internet. If you are doing either - you HAVE to have this book! Points of issue occurs when a change is made in a book during the production of the first printing of the first edition without that change being noted as a change elsewhere i... View more info

Collection Development, Access in the Virtual Library

By: Pastine, Maureen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Haworth Press: 1998

Seller ID: 19158


225 pages; Fine/No Jacket. New. Still in shrink wrap from distributor. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. A guide to balancing traditional collection issues with electronic access and document delivery demands, Collection Development: Access in the Virtual Library helps librarians find solutions and approaches for dealing with changes occurring in interlibrary loan, regional consortia, commercial vendor relations, and ownership ve... View more info

Collection Development, Past and Future

By: Pastine, Maureen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Haworth Press: 1996

Seller ID: 19159


248 pages; Fine/No Jacket. New. Still in shrink wrap from distributor. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. With the prolific changes in the electronic environment, do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by the multiplying of electronic information resources, the different methods of access, and their combined impact on collection development? If so, Collection Development is the book to help you get a handle on what's out there! View more info

The Book on the Bookshelf

By: Petroski, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19796


290 pages; Near Fine/Fine. Remainder dot to bottom text block. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. DJ is Fine. In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! Richly illustrated and wonderfully written, this is the ultimate book on the book: how it came to be and how we have come to keep it. View more info

Pithy, Pleasant & Profitable Workes: Literature, Fine Printng, Americana - Catalog 21 Summer, 1977

By: Taylor, W. Thomas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: TX, W. Thomas Taylor: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15464


34 pages; Near Fine condition. Soft cover - Stapled wraps. Unpaginated - approximately 34 pages. No creases. Small sticker shadow on front cover. Solid, clean. Illustrated. The title of this catalogue is taken from John Skelton's second collection of verse (London, 1568) . 128 listings in this catalogue of the most rare books, sketches and documents. View more info