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Modern Book Collecting
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Modern Book Collecting

By Wilson, Robert A.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394501144 . Grey cloth over green paper on this tightly bound hardback. Contains 23 black and white illustrations, four Appendices, List of The Fifty Most Important Books of American Literature Published since the End of World War II and Index. FO name to FFEP but no other marks. Top edge stained green with fore and bottom edges uncut. Bright gilt to spine and front of cloth of cover with no apparent wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, has foxing at inner spine with nicks and tears to edges. Digital photos available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages .

$20.00

The Book Collector's Handbook of Values 1976-1977 Revised and Enlarged

By Bradley, Van Allen

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. 399114823 . Black cloth hardback is tightly bound with author inscription to title page but no other marks. Edges have light soil. Gold endpapers. Covers have bright gilt to spine and blindstamping to front. Very light wear to bottom edge of covers. Digital photos available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 566 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Book Collecting 2000: a Comprehensive Guide
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Book Collecting 2000: a Comprehensive Guide

By Ahearn, Allen; Patricia Ahearn

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. Hardcover. 0399145745 . Red and maroon paper over boards on this tightly bound and unmarked hardback. Contains useful information about books including Appendices on Pseudonyms, Book Dealers, Auction Houses, Selected Bibiography of Works Consulted and First-Edition Identification by Publisher. End papers have useful information on free pages with maroon solid color to pastedowns. No wear to either book or unclipped DJ, which is now in Brodart. Digital photos available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 536 pages .

$20.00

Gas, Food and Lodging

By Baeder, John

New York: Abbeville Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1986. Second. Softcover. 0896593223 . Aqua illustrated wraps on this tightly bound trade paperback. Contains hundreds of full color and black and white illustrations and Index. FFEP illustrated in black and white with bookseller sticker to lower right corner but no marks. Binding has sticker ghost to upper right of cover but no wear. Book appears unread. Digital photos available. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 132 pages .

$20.00

The History of Printed Scraps

By Allen, Alistair; Joan Hoverstadt

London: New Cavendish Books. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. First. Hardcover. 0904568253 . Green cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains 127 color plates as well as numerous black and white illustrations of all types of paper collectibles, List of Scrap Producers, Bibliography and Index. End papers are overall greenish design. Binding has bright gilt to spine with no sign of wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, shows no sign of wear. Digital photos available. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 175 pages .

$30.00

Wallpaper: a History

By Teynac, Francoise; Pierre Nolot; Jean-Denis Vivien

New York: Rizzoli International Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. Hardcover. 0847804348 . Blue cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains 465 illustrations of which 173 are in full color, Bibliography and Index of names. Bookseller sticker to FFEP at lower gutter. Binding has gilt to front cover and spine with very faint fading to lower edge but no wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, has very minor wear at edges. Digital photos available. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 251 pages .

$65.00

The Democratic Art Pictures for a 19th-Century America. Chromolithography, 1840-1900

By Marzio, Peter C.

Boston, MA: David R. Godine, Publisher. As New in As New dust jacket. 1979. First Printing. Hardcover. 08792329200 . This copy is still in the original shrink wrap. Digital photos available. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 358 pages .

$40.00

A History of Valentines

By Lee, Ruth Webb

New York: Studio Publications, Inc.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1952. Hardcover. Black hardback Is tightly bound with gilt to cover and spine. Contains numerous black and white and a few color illustrations as well as a list of American valentine publishers and Index. End papers are black and white hearts. Light over-all age tanning. FO sticker to Half Title page. Binding shows light wear to spine ends and corners. Clipped DJ, now in Brodart, is quite faded at spine with a few nicks and a small piece missing at upper spine. Digital photos available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 239 pages .

$25.00

Scripophily Collecting Bonds and Share Certificates
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Scripophily Collecting Bonds and Share Certificates

By Hollender, Keith

New York: Facts On File. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. 0871966255 . Green cloth hardback is clean and tight with no marks. Gilt lettering to spine is bright and readable. Appendices include Major dealers, auction prices realized, bibliography and index. Unclipped DJ with very minor rubbing. Digital photos available. ; Illustrated; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages .

$20.00