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SAMWORTH BOOKS A Descriptive Biography (SIGNED) by Smith, Brian R - 1990

SAMWORTH BOOKS A Descriptive Biography (SIGNED)

by Smith, Brian R

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Marksman's Bookshelf, Maryland, 1990. First Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Inscribed by Author. B&W Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Inscribed to my friend Frank Mercantante 4-1992. Frank was a well respected book dealer in Western Americana but has passed on now. Errata laid in. Glassine Dust Jacket (sm closed tear on bottom of d. J. ) 1 of 900 printed. Books on books. Offered By: Member of FABA (Fl Antiquarian Booksellers' Assoc). Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 096268208x. ISBN/EAN: 9780962682087. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6478. This booklet or book is lighter than a standard-size book, and may involve a lesser shipping cost than that quoted by this site. If that is the case, you will be charged the lesser rate when your order is processed, not the rate shown here.

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CONGRES BIBLIOGRAPHIC INTERNATIONALE (3 VOLS. IN 4)

CONGRES BIBLIOGRAPHIC INTERNATIONALE (3 VOLS. IN 4)

by Champagny, Comte de et al.

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Nendeln/Lichtenstein: Klaus, 1979. Buckram. A Very Good Set Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 576 pp. v. I; 887 pp. v. II; 601 pp. v. III; 496 pp. v.IV. Originals of the congresses of 1878, 1888, 1898.
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Southwest Writer Harvey Fergusson: A Collector's View & Checklist
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Southwest Writer Harvey Fergusson: A Collector's View & Checklist

by Cohen, Saul

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Santa Fe: Press of the Palace of the Governors, 2001. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+. 1st ltd. #25/150 SIGNED by Saul Cohen. Pictorial boards with red cloth spine (unstamped), no dj, a beautiful book in vg+ condition (boards very lightly bowed).
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A bibliography of printing with notes and illustrations

A bibliography of printing with notes and illustrations

by BIGMORE, E.C. and C.W.H. WYMAN., comps

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New York: Philip C. Duschnes, 1945. 3 volumes in two, facsimile reproduction of the 1884 edition, 8vo, pp. [2], xii, 449; [2], vii, [1], 412, [2], vi, [2], 115, [1]; illustrated throughout; original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, 2 leaves chipped at margins (not affecting text), else very good with original prospectus laid in.
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A Bibliography of Frederick Rolfe, Baron Corvo

A Bibliography of Frederick Rolfe, Baron Corvo

by [Rolfe, Fr.]. Cecil Woolf

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London: Hart-Davis, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. Small ink mark on one page. Else fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. 136. Index. The Soho Bibliographies. With postcard and invoice signed by the author loosely inserted, as well as a letter to "The Times" asking for help.
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A Bibliography of the Works of John Galsworthy

A Bibliography of the Works of John Galsworthy

by [Galsworthy, John]. H. V. Marrot

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London: Mathews & Marrot, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Edges and end-papers foxed, else very good copy/very good. Hand-colored cartoon (as frontispiece) by Max Beerbohm. 8vo. Green cloth. Pp. xiv, 276. Frontispiece portrait. Facsimiles. Index. Hand-colored cartoon (as frontispiece) by Max Beerbohm.
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Analytical Bibliography of Writings on Modern English Morphology and Syntax 1877-1960 (4 Volume Set)

Analytical Bibliography of Writings on Modern English Morphology and Syntax 1877-1960 (4 Volume Set)

by S. Scheurweghs

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University of Louvain, Louvain, Belgium, 1963. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 909 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Cover is sunned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-5 pounds. Category: Books on Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001126. . Additional shipping charges may apply..
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FACSIMILE EDITIONS of the LIBRARIES BOARD OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

FACSIMILE EDITIONS of the LIBRARIES BOARD OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

by Peade, B.W. (comp.)

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Adelaide South Australia: Libraries Board of South Australia, 1992. First printing. Stiff Wraps. As New. Signed, limited edition of 300 - this number 55.. Pages 94, illust text. Introduction by Valmai Hankel. Contents - Check-list of facsimiles published by LBSA 1960's/70's. (South Australiana/Australiana/Miscellaneous) Condition very fine. Size 210 x 295 mm. Scarce Reference. Signed Please note: Due to International mail delivery problems, we currently supply items only to Australian or New Zealand addresses.
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Glenn Miller Burial File

Glenn Miller Burial File

by Wright, Wilbur

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Wright Books. Limited Print First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Mint condition. Wright Books, 1993. Limited Print First Edition. Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine, two small nicks on the edge of the back cover)with Dj(some nicks, two small creases, and scratch on the Dj cover), both in mint condition. The Glenn Miller Burial File includes many illustrations and documents from Miller's 201 Personal File never previously released. The book contains 82 b/w illustrations and maps. The book is new.A very rare and collectable book.236pp including index. Price un-clipped. This is another paragraph Book description: On Friday December 15th 1944, three men waited on a misty Bedfordshire Airfield for the C-64 Norseman single-engined plane which would take two of them to Paris. Flown by Flight Officer John Morgan, it came down through low cloud and driving rain, took on board band-leader Major Glenn Miller and a USAAF Staff Officer, lt. Col. Norman F Baessell. Minutes late, the tiny plane… Read More
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Analects of Confucius. Two Volume Chinese English Bilingual Edition
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Analects of Confucius. Two Volume Chinese English Bilingual Edition

by Li \(Modern Chinese translation\) ; Fuen, Pan & Shaoxia, Wen \(English translation\) Confucius; Jingming

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Baihua Literature And Art Publishing House, n. 2005. rice paper text in wooden box. 753064307X. Very Good. The thin textured paper is housed in a lined wooden box . both the box and the text are in very good condition
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John Muir in the Southern Sierra; (Tweed, William) Valley Trails, Volume Three
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John Muir in the Southern Sierra; (Tweed, William) Valley Trails, Volume Three

by Robert K. Clemons - Editor; et al.

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Stockton, CA: The Westerners Stockton Corral, 1976. Limited Edition. Fine Hardcover in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. Fine/Near Fine. Brown cloth with stamped gilt title and design. Plain dust jacket. Limited Edition No. 32 of 300 copies. The Valley Trails was edited by Robert K. Clemons. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. 4to; 11 inches tall; 90 pages illustrated with period photos and maps.. The Muir Article is Not located in the Kimes bibliography; Valley Trails was published from the 1960s to the 1980s containing local and western history written by local historians. Additionally, no copies are located in Universities or Institutions, though on other issues of Valley Trails are held. [oclc]
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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography
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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography

by Smith, Brian R

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Marksman Bookshelf, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. May have limited writing in cover pages. Pages are unmarked. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.First Edition; Cloth-bound; Limited to 900 copies; Signed and dated by the author at title page; Tight binding; Clean, sturdy boards; Pages completely free of markings; Un-clipped dust jacket in Very Good condition w/ no significant flaws to disclose; Jacket now housed in protective mylar to ensure further preservation; An exceptional copy, fit for any collectors library; Stored and shipped in protective polybag; Secure packaging for safe delivery.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography

by Smith, Brian R

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Luke, Maryland, U.S.A.: Marksman Bookshelf, 1990. First Edition/First Printing . Hardcover. Good+/Good+. Limited to 1000 copies of the first edition. Some moisture damage, affecting mainly the jacket; book is still pretty nice.
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Samworth Books: a Descriptive Bibliography Thomas G. Samworth and the  Small Arms Technical...

Samworth Books: a Descriptive Bibliography Thomas G. Samworth and the Small Arms Technical Publishing Co.

by Smith, Brian R

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Luke, MD: The Marksman's Bookshelf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed.. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 096268208X . Signed by the author on the title page. Errata slip laid in. Illustrations. Foreword by Dr. Jim Casada. Bibliography of use for those interested in American firearms technical literature. Navy cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages .
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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography

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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography

by Smith, Brian R

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U.S.A.: Marksman Bookshelf. one of 900 copies; signed by author; very nice copy . Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1990.
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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography; Thomas G. Samworth and the Small Arms Technical...
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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography; Thomas G. Samworth and the Small Arms Technical Publishing Co

by Smith, Brian R. Foreword by Dr. Jim Casada

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Marksman Bookshelf, 1990-09-01. First Edition. Hardcover. New/New. 0x0x0. Signed by Author. New Old Stock. In publisher's shrinkwrap. In 1926 the editor of The American Rifleman resigned to start his own publishing firm, and late in that year Handloading Ammunition by J. R. Mattern appeared under the imprint of The Small Arms Technical Publishing Co. It was a milestone because it heralded the arrival of a completely new literary genre: The Firearms Technical Book. The inventor of this revolutionary new type of reference was Thomas G. Samworth. Samworth Books: A Descriptive With physical descriptions, photos of dust jackets, identification of editions, impressions, and issues, and general notes for each of the 47 titles. A detailed biography of Samworth gives the reader a feel for the man behind the books by such authors as Hatcher, Keith, Crossman, Dunlap, Askins, Whelen, Davis, Taylor, McBride, Baker, and other notables. An essential reference for the collector of firearms and firearms literature.
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SAMWORTH BOOKS: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY - THOMAS G. SAMWORTH AND THE SMALL ARMS TECHNICAL...
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SAMWORTH BOOKS: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY - THOMAS G. SAMWORTH AND THE SMALL ARMS TECHNICAL PUBLISHING CO.

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Samworth Books: A Descriptive Biography

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Book Collecting Now: The Value of Print in a Digital Age

Book Collecting Now: The Value of Print in a Digital Age

by Budman, Matthew

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Chatwin Books, 2019. First Edition. Trade Paperback. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" New! 'At a time when we take e-readers to the beach and read novels on our smartphones, is the book-collecting hobby still relevant? Yes, more than ever. This illustrated guide gives you everything you need to start in the world's greatest pastime: What it means to build a collection How to identify a first edition Where and how to get the best deals Understanding the value of autographs How to sell books to upgrade your library Care and repair of books A guide to current values When we spend our days in seamless digital environments, we need more life in our lives. Books forge an immediate connection to real people, lives, emotions, ideas, and imagination. They link us to history, and are a way to make an aesthetic and intellectual statement about your interests and values. Make no mistake: e-readers are with us for the long run, and right alongside them are the real books we've always loved.' 168pp., b/w photos throughout.
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The John Rylands Library, Manchester: a brief description of the building and its contents with a...
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The John Rylands Library, Manchester: a brief description of the building and its contents with a descriptive list of the works exhibited in the main library.

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48, [1] pages.

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Yoga Uniting East and West
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Yoga Uniting East and West

by YESUDIAN, Selvarajan and Elisabeth Haich

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London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1956. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Pp. 161. Introduction by Thomas Huzella. Sparsely illustrated with a few line drawings. Bound in orange cloth with lettering stamped on spine. Slight offsetting to ffep, else Fine in Fine dust jacket. A birght copy. A chance excerpt: "Yoga is not a religion; it is crystallized truth." An uncommon book.
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BIBLIOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, 1904-79, A RETROSPECTIVE COLLECTION.|THE
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Charlottesville: Bibliographical Society of America, 1980. hardcover, dust jacket. 6 x 9.25 inches. hardcover, dust jacket. 568 pages. To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Bibliographical Society of America, this retrospective collection of articles seeks to represent, in the broadest possible way, the diverse contributions of the members of the Society to its Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America. The pieces demonstrate to the highest degree of excellence - articles of critical importance that have moved forward the art of bibliography. This volume contains 39 articles that strongly suggest that the practice of bibliography in America during the past three-quarters of a century cannot be easily categorized. Instead, the articles range over the entire spectrum of the world of books. An interesting characteristic of the selection is the preponderance of articles concerned with the relationship between books and people - especially with collectors rather than with those… Read More
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Edward Fitzgerald and Omar Khayyam. An Essay and a Bibliography By Holbrook Jackson

Edward Fitzgerald and Omar Khayyam. An Essay and a Bibliography By Holbrook Jackson

by Jackson, Holbrook

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London / Liverpool: David Nutt / The Liverpool Booksellers' Co., 1899. First Edition . Printed Wrappers. Good. 6 3/4 " Tall. 41 Pp. The Original Printing,1899 Date On Title Page, On Laid Paper, Lacking The Brown Paper Covers But Still String Bound. Lightly Used, Almost No Wear, No Names Or Marks, Short Split At Bottom Of Spine. George Holbrook Jackson (1874 - 1948) Was A British Journalist, Writer And Publisher. He Was Recognised As One Of The Leading Bibliophiles Of His Time. He Was Born In Liverpool. Around 1900 He Was In The Lace Trade In Leeds, Where He Met A. R. Orage; Together They Founded The Leeds Arts Club. At That Time Jackson Was A Fabian Socialist, But Also Influenced By Nietzsche. Later They Separately Moved To London As Journalists. In 1906, Shortly After Arriving In The Capital, Jackson Suggested Founding A Similar Group To The Leeds Arts Club, The Fabian Arts Group. This Eventually Led To A Split From The Fabian Society, Whose Interest Was Economic And Political. In 1907,… Read More
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PAPER AND TYPE: BIBLIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS
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PAPER AND TYPE: BIBLIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS

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Charlottesville: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 2019. Hardcover with dust jacket. 8.5 x 11 inches. Hardcover with dust jacket. xiv, 383 pages. "As would be expected from a volume from this particular publisher the study of paper is not an end in itself, but is closely related to its use in the printed book and its importance as bibliographical evidence... the production standards are of the very highest order. From my sampling the index does not miss a thing." - Robert Laurie, Journal of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society "Bidwell discusses the practical craftsmanship of paper and type and their aesthetic place in identifying and explaining the historical significance of particular authors books or editions, bringing the study of bibliography to life... To anyone interested in the history and evolution of paper and type the depth and breadth of this book is bound to enlighten and very likely to raise fresh questions and spark many new ideas... [Bidwell's] book offers a… Read More
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LITERATURE OF THE LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION, A BIBLIOGRAPHY AND ESSAYS.|THE
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LITERATURE OF THE LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION, A BIBLIOGRAPHY AND ESSAYS.|THE

by Beckham, Stephen Dow

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Portland, OR: Lewis & Clark College, 2003. cloth, dust jacket. 8 x 12 inches. cloth, dust jacket. 316 pages. Introduction and essays by the author; bibliography after the text by Doug Erickson, Jeremy Skinner and Paul Merchant. This first comprehensive bibliography of Lewis and Clark expedition publications in a century is based on the world-class collection of materials at the Aubrey R. Watzak Library of Lewis & Clark College. The book is divided into seven sections: the expedition's traveling library of scientific, technical, and cartographic material (1754-1804); related congressional documents and early notices (1803-1807); editions of Patrick Gass's journal (1807-1904); surreptitious accounts (1809-1846); the Biddle-Allen narrative of the expedition (1814-2001); nineteenth-century publications (1803-1905); and twentieth-century publications (1906-2001). In each section, introductory historical essays survey the large cast of characters who have contributed to the expedition story since the last… Read More
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BOOKS IN MY LIFE
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BOOKS IN MY LIFE

by Tanselle, G. Thomas

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Charlottesville: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 2021. cloth with dust jacket. 6.125 x 9.25 inches. cloth with dust jacket. xiii, 367 pages. "Books in My Life is a testament to an important scholarly career and a life well lived in the republic of books, but it also advocates for the book as a physical object that reveals so much about our shared past, as well as the joy of acquiring, accumulating, organizing, and studying them." - Geoffrey Robert Little, Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada, 60 "Books in My Life combines autobiography with fascinating observations about the many roles that books can play in ones personal and professional lives. In particular, his brief memoir detailing the specific volumes, works of art, and other artifacts that one can peruse in his living room is likely one of the most charming and thought-provoking pieces of writing readers may ever encounter. No one will look at the contents of a bookshelf the same way after reading this… Read More
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Decorative and Printed Maps of The 15th To 18th Centuries A Revised Edition of Old Decorative...

Decorative and Printed Maps of The 15th To 18th Centuries A Revised Edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts [A.L.Humphreys]

by Skelton, R.A

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London: Staples Press, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. maroon cloth. Very good in worn dust wrapper. 4to, 80 pages in text with eighty-four reproductions (twelve in color) and a new text by R.A. Skelton. General Bibliography. Provides a survey of maps printed from copper plates or wood-blocks. Twenty-two reproductions are new to this work.
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CHARLES DICKENS: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HIS FIRST AMERICAN EDITIONS, THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS AND SELECTED...
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CHARLES DICKENS: A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HIS FIRST AMERICAN EDITIONS, THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS AND SELECTED SECONDARY WORKS

by Smith, Walter E

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New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2019. Hardback with dust jacket. 8.125 x 10.75 inches. Hardback with dust jacket. 160 pages. "This meticulously researched volume untangles the complicated and confusing history of American first editions of Dickens. It will be of interest to all students of Dickens, and invaluable for specialists. ... Highly recommended." - J. D. Vann, Choice This bibliography traces the history of Charles Dickens's Christmas books and other works published in America during his lifetime. Meticulously researched and presented, it includes data never before published. Original editions are identified and fully described, and each entry contains photographs of bindings and title pages, notes, related quotes or contemporary commentary, and dates of publication. This study enhances our knowledge of an important aspect of the Dickens oeuvre, and it should prove an essential reference book for all rare book libraries and institutions, book collectors, book dealers, and students… Read More
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