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ABC for Book-Collectors

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ABC for Book-Collectors

by Carter, John

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  • good
  • hardcover
Condition
Good/Good
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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About This Item

Alfred A. Knopf, 1953-01-01. Second edition revised. Hardcover. Good/Good. Good+ hardcover in good dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; text also very good. Some very light staining to top edge of book. Light shelfwear, fading to board edges. Light shelfwear, scuffing/dust soiling to dust jacket edges. DJ is not price-clipped. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark, NOT a book club. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Synopsis

A must for every bibliophile, no matter your collecting interest. Now in its eighth edition, ABC is the comprehensive reference work for book collectors and dealers everywhere.

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Details

Bookseller
The Book House in Dinkytown US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
235280
Title
ABC for Book-Collectors
Author
Carter, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Second edition revised
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Date published
1953-01-01

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The Book House in Dinkytown

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About The Book House in Dinkytown

Used books bought and sold, classics and collectibles in all fields. In Dinkytown since 1976.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
remainder mark
Usually an ink marking of some sort which indicates that the book was designated a remainder. In most cases, it can be found on...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
shelfwear
Minor wear resulting from a book being place on, and taken from a bookshelf, especially along the bottom edge.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an...[more]
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