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First Editions: A Guide to Identification by  Edward N. and Linda A. Verkler ZEMPEL - Hardcover - 1989 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 455184)

First Editions: A Guide to Identification

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First Editions: A Guide to Identification

by ZEMPEL, Edward N. and Linda A. Verkler

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(Peoria, Illinois): The Spoon River Press, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Second edition. Octavo. 307pp. Purple cloth gilt. A touch of rubbing at the bottom of the boards else fine in fine dustwrapper.

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
455184
Title
First Editions: A Guide to Identification
Author
ZEMPEL, Edward N. and Linda A. Verkler
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
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Fine
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Spoon River Press
Place of Publication
(Peoria, Illinois)
Date Published
1989
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Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
dustwrapper
Also known as book jacket, dust cover, or dust wrapper, a dust jacket is a protective and decorative cover for a book that is... [More]

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