BOOK COLLECTING. A Guide For Amateurs.

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BOOK COLLECTING. A Guide For Amateurs.

Place Published: London
Publisher: Swan Sonnenschein & Co.
Date Published:
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 310815


First Edition. Small octavo, publisher's light brown cloth titled in dark brown. ads on endpapers. 130 pp. Illustrations in the text. Endpapers, preliminary and terminal leaves foxed; heraldic bookplate of Robert H. Menzies on front paste-down. Very good, overall.


Published in "The Young Collector" series. Contains a list of principal booksellers in the British Isles, along with their specialties; as well as a still very useful list of Latinised Place-Names (i.e., Lugdanum Batavorum = Leyden).

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