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IS IT GENUINE? by John Bly - Hardcover - First Reprint - 1987 - from Vancouver Bookseller (SKU: 1017)

IS IT GENUINE?

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IS IT GENUINE?: How to Collect Antiques with Confidence

by John Bly

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  • fine
  • hardcover
Condition
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About This Item

This is an unread copy of the best-selling book Is It Genuine? How to Collect Antiques with Confidence, written by the British antiques expert and Antiques Roadshow appraiser John Bly.
It was first published in 1986 and was a best-seller; this is a copy of its first reprint, in 1987.

It is an invaluable book for collectors of antique furniture, metalware, pottery and porcelain, glass, clocks, netsuke, quilts, scientific instruments, toys, and other antiques. See photo of contents.


This book is in mint condition. There is very minor shelfwear to the (unclipped) dust jacket, but the book has not been read and is pristine.

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Details

bookseller
Vancouver Bookseller CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
1017
Title
IS IT GENUINE?
Author
John Bly
Format/binding
Perfect
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Michael Beazley
Place of Publication
United Kingdom
Date Published
1987
Keywords
antique furniture, metalware, pottery and porcelain, glass, clocks, netsuke, quilts, scientific instruments, toys, Antiques Roadshow
Bookseller catalogs
British History; American History; French History; Antiques, Furniture, Collectibles; Asian/Eastern Art, Culture, History; Companions & Reference;

Terms of Sale

Vancouver Bookseller

30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged. All books are shipped in padded waterproof envelopes, and with tracking. If you simply change your mind and want to return the book, you will get a refund for the book only (not the delivery charge), provided it is in the same condition as it was when it was shipped to you.

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Vancouver Bookseller

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West Vancouver, British Columbia
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About Vancouver Bookseller

Private individual who has been collecting books for 40 years. It's time for them to find new forever homes.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
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]

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