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ABC for book collectors

by Carter, John

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Published by Oak Knoll Press, Distributed by Lyons & Burford, Publishers in New Castle, Del, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Book collecting -- Dictionaries.,
  • Book industries and trade -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Carter.
    ContributionsBarker, Nicolas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1006 .C37 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1104832M
    ISBN 101884718051
    LC Control Number94029934

    $ Addition for collectors of 20th c children's literature and picture books: Barbara Bader American Picturebooks From Noah's Ark to the Beast Within; about $8. Twentieth-Century Children's Writers (); about $3, if you are collecting more modern writers, a later edition would be about $6. John Carter's ABC for Book Collectors; about $6.   ABC for Book Collectors by John Carter (revised by Nicolas Barker). was a landmark year for Oak Knoll, as we acquired the rights to publish John Carter’s book collecting classic. We published the sixth edition in , the seventh in , and the eighth in , with several printings of each edition in between.

      Book collecting leads to geeking out on a whole realm of esoteric knowledge about book publishing. Read the online 8th edition of ABC for Book Collectors by John Carter and Nicolas Barker for your first free hit of heroin, and then pay for the revised 9th edition of John Carter’s ABC for Book Collectors by Nicholas Barker & Simran : James Wallace Harris. Book collecting is the collecting of books, including seeking, locating, acquiring, organizing, cataloging, displaying, storing, and maintaining whatever books are of interest to a given love of books is bibliophilia, and someone who loves to read, admire, and collect books is called a bibliophile.. Book collecting can be easy and inexpensive: there are .

    Why Are These Books Valuable? For this list and the lists that follow ["lists that follow" refers to lists in the Children's Picturebook Price Guide of the twenty most valuable picturebooks from each decade, covering the 's up the 's.], note the key factors that impact the collectibility of the books.. Each is a high quality story with imaginative or inventive illustrations, therefore. Chess Book Collectors members. This is a group created to discuss topics related to chess books and magazines. Interesting quotes or positions.


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John Carter (), educated at Eton and King’s College, Cambridge, became a bibliophile early on and found himself so keenly interested in the field he made a career of it. out of 5 stars ABC for Book Collectors. Reviewed in the United States on October 2, Verified Purchase.

I bought this book for a course I am taking. It is every helpful for an librarian, book collector, or bibliophile. I liked the identification terms on the cover and the inside pages.

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Remains particularly Edition 7th Edition Item Price $.Like all good reference books, the ABC for Book Collectors, first pub-lished inconveys much in a little space, sets limits to its subject and keeps within them, and – saving grace – treats that subject with individuality as well as authority, in a style at once concise, forthright.According to the 6 th edition of John Carter’s essential ABC for Book Collectors (), “condition” in book collector’s mind “means a good deal more than the volume’s superficial, physical appearance; for the term covers the completeness and integrity of the contents, a proper degree of margin, etc., as well as the beauty or appropriateness or originality, and the state of.