Book collecting: The book of first books

Ahearn, Allen

Published by Quill & Brush, 1986
ISBN 10: 0961049464 / ISBN 13: 9780961049461
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8vo. 4th edition. Limited to 350 copies. Signed and inscribed by author to the late book dealer Larry Dingman. Black cloth boards in near fine condition. Dust jacket in near fine condition. Minimal wear. Includes a hard copy of The Book of First Books signed and inscribed by author to Mary and Larry Dingman. 8vo in near fine condition with dust jacket in like condition. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Fourth edition. There are 3500 first books listed in this edition. This book explains some of the terms used in the trade and how to identify, purchase, care for, and sell first editions. One of 350 copies bound in cloth with dust jacket. Presentation from Allen Ahearn on title page. viii , 255 pages. cloth, dust jacket.. 8vo..

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Title: Book collecting: The book of first books
Publisher: Quill & Brush
Publication Date: 1986
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Used: Like New
Edition: 4th.

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