Antiquarian Books: An Insider's Account

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Arco Publishing Company, 1978 - Antiquarian booksellers - 200 pages

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User Review  - dono421846 - LibraryThing

Digestible, always competent, frequently entertaining overview of the book trade, by an author who later went on to pen a series of book detective novels. Read full review

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

A basic book about the old books, and whether a book is merely old, or whether it's a collector's item that may be worth money. There are also some anecdotes about colourful collectors. Not very entertaining. Read full review


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Booksellers and Collectors
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