ABC for Book Collectors

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1952 - Bibliography - 191 pages
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User Review  - Dan Mccormack - Goodreads

Great reference work on the language of books and book collecting. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
31
Section 2
37
Section 3
44

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Philadelphia Rare Books and Manuscripts: ABC for Book Collectors
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BOOK SA - Electric Book Works
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Glossary Definitions
abc FOR BOOK COLLECTORS. The title of a book by John Carter, published by Oak Knoll Books. It is a wonderful and witty glossary of books and book collecting ...
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ABC for book collectors [worldcat.org]
ABC for book collectors. By: John Carter; Nicolas Barker. Type: English : Book : Non-fiction. Publisher: New Castle, Del. : New York : Oak Knoll Press ...
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ABC for book collectors. - Items in Stock Listing
ABC for book collectors. Author: Carter, John, 1905-1975. Call No: REF Z1006 .C37 1966, Item Type: Status: Home: Currently: Edition: # Reserves: Bks Lib Sci ...
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Carter, John & Nicolas Barker; ABC FOR BOOK COLLECTORS 8TH ED. (us)
John Carter's ABC For Book Collectors has long been established as the most enjoyable as well as the most informative reference book on the subject. ...
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Fine books&collections Magazine | Book Reviews
ABC for Book Collectors is the standard primer and glossary for book collecting in the English-speaking world. It enumerates the terminology used, ...
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The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Illinois
Both prizes also include a copy of John Carter's ABC for Book Collectors. ... ABC for Book Collectors. New Castle, Del.: Oak Knoll Press, 1995. ...
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Michael Levine-Clark - John Carter: The Taste & Technique of a ...
As the author or editor of several important books, most notably ABC for Book Collectors, now in an eighth edition, Taste & Technique of Book Collecting, ...
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(AA) ABC prelims pp1-9**
ABC for book collectors / by John Carter–th ed. / with corrections, ... Like all good reference books, the ABC for Book Collectors, first pub- ...
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