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Modern Book Collecting

EAN: 9781628732429

“Highly recommended as a handy one-volume guide for the beginner and a tantalizing treat for the collector (The Sewanee Review).
Modern Book Collecting offers advice that answers all the basic questions a book lover and collector might have:

  • What to collect and where to find it
  • How to tell a first edition from a reprint
  • How to build an author collection
  • How to get the best price from dealers
  • How to understand the prices and rarity of books, and more

With a handy dictionary of terms used in auction and dealer catalogs and a new section on Internet resources, this is a must-have guide for book lovers.