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Never Be a Bookseller by  David Garnett - Paperback - First Edition - 1929 - from Rickaro Books Ltd (SKU: 057287)

Never Be a Bookseller

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Never Be a Bookseller

by Garnett, David

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About This Item

New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1929. The original edition published in 1929 in an edition of just 2000 copies to be given "hors commerce" and to Garnett's friends. xivpp, [2] pp. 3 black-and-white half-tone photographic illustrations. A whimsical piece of reflection of the pain and pleasure of being involved in the booktrade. "The bookseller is the kindest-hearted man alive and extraordinarily long-suffering. He works hard for small returns, he usually spends half his time in giving free advice to everyone in his town, he does all the hard work of the book trade." If you are interested in the Garnett family or in bookselling, this is an essential item .. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.


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Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Never Be a Bookseller
Garnett, David
Book condition
Used - Fine
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First Edition
Alfred A Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Garnett Private Press Bibliography TE Lawrence
Bookseller catalogs
T E Lawrence; Private Press;
16mo - over 5�" - 6�" tall

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Rickaro Books Ltd

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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.


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