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  • Book Collecting. A Comprehensive Guide. 1995 Edition., Ahearn, Allen and Patricia
  • Book Collecting. A Comprehensive Guide. 1995 Edition., Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Author Name    Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Title   Book Collecting. A Comprehensive Guide. 1995 Edition.

Binding   Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition   Fine

Jacket Condition   Fine

Edition   Later Printing

Size   6.25 x 9.5 Inches

Publisher   New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1995

ISBN Number    0399140492 / 9780399140495

Seller ID   2472

viii.480 pgs. Fine hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, in Fine jacket, clean and unmarked, binding tight. Another timeless handbook for collectors, librarians and booksellers. With 3,500 titles, an additional 2,000 titles have been added to the previous 1989 edition. The 1978, 1986 and 1993 prices are included, as well as new sections on prizes and lists such as Pulitzers, Bookers, Edgars, Hugos, National Book Awards, Caldecotts, PEN/Faulkners, Nebulas, Newberys and Burgess. You are guided on which books to collect, how to identify first editions, evaluate condition and care for your collection. Contents: Introduction, Book Collecting, What to Collect: First Editions, Proofs and Advanced Review Copies, Limited Editions, Paperbacks or Paperwraps, Literary Prize Winners, High Spots in Literature, Sources For Books, Knowledgable Buying, Some Suggestions, First Edition Identification by Publisher, Using This Guide, Appendices: Pseudonyms, Book Dealers, Auction Houses, Selected Bibliography of Works Consulted. ISBN 0399140492. #2472.

Book  Collecting.  A  Comprehensive  Guide,  1995,  Allen  And  Patricia  Ahearn,  Pulitzers,  Bookers,  Edgars,  Hugos,  National  Book  Awards,  Caldecotts,  PEN/Faulkners,    Nebulas,  Newberys,  Burgess,  Caring  For  Your  Collection,  Book  Collecting,  First  Editions,  Proofs  And  Advanced  Review  Copies,  Limited  Editions,  Paperbacks,  Paperwraps,  Literary  Prize  Winners,  Literature,  Sources  For  Books,  Knowledgable  Buying,  First  Edition  Identification  By  Publisher,  Price  Guide,  Pseudonyms,  Book  Dealers,  Auction  Houses,  Selected  Bibliographies,  The  Book  Collector's  Handbook  Of  Values.  An  Encyclopedia  Of  Rare  Books  For  Collectors,  Dealers  And  Librarians,  Van  Allen  Bradley,  Books,  Books  About  Books,  Book  Collecting,  Reference  First  Edition  Identification,  Points  Of  Issue,  Evaluation, 

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