octavo, xi, 391pp. Besides chapters on important collectors and their libraries, Cannon also covers chapters by subject; Americana, American Indian, Scholarly, English Literature, Modern Literature, Shakespeareana, etc. Among the remarkable collectors and collections described are James Logan, Thomas Jefferson, Isaiah Thomas, John Carter Brown, George Brinley, Beverly Chew, Brayton Ives, John Wrenn, Harry Elkins Widener, Jerome Kern, William Andrews Clark, Jr., Albert Ashton Berg, John Quinn, Henry Clay Folger, Wilberforce Eames, and many more. With an index. Name and date on front pastedown endpaper, else a fine, clean copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: American Book Collectors and Collecting from...
Publisher: H. W. Wilson,
Publication Date: 1941
Binding: brown cloth.
Edition: First Edition..
Book Description The H.W. Wilson company, New York, 1941. hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP33660663
Book Description The H.W. Wilson Co, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Cloth cover shows minor wear and tear, rubbing and soiling. Former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown, former owner's signature on the front free endpaper. Pages are lightly tanned but clean, text and pictures are intact and unmarred. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001473325
Book Description The H.W. Wilson Co, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Hardcover. No dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Crease to spine. Clean, unmarked pages. Ships daily. Bookseller Inventory # 1608260006
Book Description The H. W. Wilson Company, NY, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Red cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Red "Discarded" stamp on the title page and very slight spot on the bottom of the spine where are small sticker was removed. Library stamp on the bottom edge of the text block and small black dot at the top edge. Only very slight evidence of pocket on the front pastedown. A bright and strong copy with clean pages. Lightly bumped at the spine tips with another small bump near the left edge of the bottom board. Bookseller Inventory # 039714
Book Description The H.W. Wilson Co, New York, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1941. First Edition. Thick 8vo. xi, 391 pages, Index. Red cloth slightly worn and soiled, very good, few lower corners crimped. Names specific collectors and their interests.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 391 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2416
Book Description The H. W. Wilson Co., New York, 1941. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Thick octavo, xii + 391 pp., index. Chapters dealing with & biographical information on various famous American book collectors. Cloth bound hardcover book in v.g. cond. w/sl. wear to the top edge & sl. soiling to the page fore-edges. Bookseller Inventory # 9267
Book Description H. W. Wilson Co., New York, 1941. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 391 pages. No dust jacket. Size: 8vo - otver 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 43079
Book Description The H. W. Wilson Co., New York, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good +. 1st Edition. There is bright gilt lettering on the spine. Previous owner's bookplate on inside. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 001960
Book Description Greenwood Press, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Connecticut, 1976; red cloth boards with black spine title; no jacket; spine is lightly faded; Ex library with typical stamps and markings; text is unmarked; 391 pages; 8vo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1030194
Book Description The H.W. Wilson Company. Book Condition: Used - Very Good. 1941. Cloth. 8vo. xi & 391 pp. Mild shelf wear to boards. Altogether a copy in Very Good condition. Bookseller Inventory # Q12673