The Collector's Book of Books

By: Quayle, Eric

Price: $20.00

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New York: Clarkson N. Potter/Crown Publishers, 1971. Excellent reference covering the entire history of English literature from the viewpoint of the book collector. Generously illustrated in both color and black and white. Includes sections about: early printed books; novels and romances; poetry; drama; science and medicine; travel and topography; natural history; early children's books; detective fiction; bindings and binding styles; and more. Dark blue cloth lettered in gilt, 144 pages. Near fine in a near fine dustjacket (in mylar, price-clipped), a very clean copy.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: The Collector's Book of Books

Author Name: Quayle, Eric

Categories: Books, Paper, Printing, Publishing, Typography,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter/Crown Publishers: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 000235

Keywords: BOOK COLLECTING RARE BOOKS LITERATURE EARLY PRINTED BOOKS