Instant Expert: Collecting Books

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Random House Information Group, 2004 - Antiques & Collectibles - 192 pages
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Everything you need to know: what is collectible, strategies for buying and selling, the value of an author autograph, how books are made and more. This is a comprehensive guide to online resources, conferences and conventions, shops, organizations and an annotated bibliography. For the millions of reader who love books!

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User Review  - Ellen Johnson - Goodreads

somewhat helpful. I don't think I'm meant to be a book collector. Read full review

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User Review  - SeaTreasure - Goodreads

This is a very informative book for beginning book collectors. From how to identify first editions, to what types of books to look for when building a library of worth, Mr. Budman gives a very good ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

Matthew Budman began collecting books at the age of eight and currently has a 12,000 book library--from valuable first editions to pocket books and everything in between. He is the managing editor of Across the Board, a NewYork based management magazine. He is co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to American Heroes and has been a professional book reviewer since 1991.

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