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Book Collecting, A Comprehensive Guide, 1995 Edition

By: Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Price: $50.00  $42.50

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 11593

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Includes: estimated market values for first printings of first books as of 1978, 1986, 1993; new section on prize-winning authors and books; guidelines for finding and recognizing first and limited editions of books, and appraising their condition and worth; suggestions for building a collection; lists of specialty dealers and auction houses; recommendations for caring for and selling books. Faint "scratch" on front panel of DJ which requires holding the book to ... View more info

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Collected Books: The Guide To Values: An Up-To-Date Price Handbook with over 15,000 First Editions in all Fields for Collectors, Dealers, and Librarians

By: Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Price: $68.00  $57.80

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1991

Edition: 10th Printing

Seller ID: 11601

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The long-awaited successor to the classic "Book Collector's Handbook of values" by Van Allen Bradley, this is the largest, most comprehensive and up-to-date single volume guide to current market values of collectible books in America. [This book] goes beyond the Bradley work to include books published before 1800, to present information that allows collectors to identify first editions of books in hand and to provide prices that are current rather than projected.... View more info

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Children And Books

By: Arbuthnot, May Hill, and Zena Sutherland

Price: $28.00  $23.80

Publisher: Glenview, IL, Scott, Foresman: 1972

Seller ID: 16824

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Previous owner's name; boards slightly bowed; some pages dog-eared. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 16824 View more info

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Dictionary Of Literary Pseudonyms, A Selection Of Popular Modern Writers In English, Third Edition

By: Atkinson, Frank

Price: $33.00  $28.05

Publisher: London, Clive Bingley: 1982

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 23837

ISBN: 0851573231

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Lists authors and their pseudonyms by both their real name and their pseudonym as of 1982. Donald Sydney Rowland lists 50 pseudonyms, both male and female! Usual ex-library markings. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages; 23837 View more info

500 Great Books By Women

By: Bauermeister, Erica, Jesse Larsen, and Holly Smith

Price: $39.00  $33.15

Publisher: Penguin: 1994

Seller ID: 16188

ISBN: 0140175903

Condition: Near Fine


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 425 pages; 16188ref View more info

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The Annotated Wizard Of Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank

Price: $39.00  $33.15

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 2000

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 21269

ISBN: 0393049922

Condition: Near Fine


Edited with an introduction and notes by Michael Patrick Hearn. Preface by Martin Gardner. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 396 pages; 21269ref View more info

Introduction To Technical Services For Library Technicians

By: Bloomberg, Marty, and G. Edward Evans

Price: $19.20  $16.32

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited: 1985

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 16812

ISBN: 0872874974

Condition: Good


Names, phone numbers, notes, highliting, underlining. Binding still solid; Library Science Text Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 397 pages; 16812 View more info

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Bookmen's Bedlam

By: Blumenthal, Walter Hart

Price: $58.00  $49.30

Publisher: New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25990

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Typical wear to oft-read library book. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 25990ref View more info

A Brief Survey Of The Printing Trade

By: Bolt, Richard

Price: $48.00  $40.80

Publisher: Raithby, Lawrence & Co. , Ltd.: 1930

Seller ID: 11948

Condition: Near Fine


Chapbook. Brown paper covers. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 33 pages; 11948bk View more info

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The Book Collector's Handbook Of Values, 1976-1977 Second Edition

By: Bradley, Van Allen

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1975

Edition: 2nd Revised Edition

Seller ID: 16112

ISBN: 0399114823

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


An encyclopedia of rare books for collectors, dealers and librarians. Newly revised, updated, with thousands of price changes and corrections, plus hundreds of new titles added. The best one-volume reference book on rare book prices available. DJ chipped, rubbed, torn, in mylar. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 566 pages; 16112 View more info

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What About Murder? (1981-1991) A Guide To Books About Mystery And Detective Fiction

By: Breen, Jon L.

Price: $25.00  $21.25

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ, Scarecrow Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23839

ISBN: 0810826097

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Very clean, tight and bright with ex-library markings contained to front free endpapers and spine. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages; 23839 View more info

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Cataloging And Classification: An Introduction

By: Chan, Lois Mai

Price: $48.00  $40.80

Publisher: Mcgraw-Hill: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 5th Printing

Seller ID: 21975

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cataloging and Classification is also a name for the course that covers general principles of bibliography, cataloging, and indexing, that is required for students working toward degrees in Library/Information Science. Of the few texts available for the course, Lois Chan's Cataloging and Classification is the best because the author is the most widely known and respected authority in the field and the text contains complex, difficult information that is presented clearly... View more info

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Old Books: The Standard Value Guide

By: Collector's Books

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Collector Books: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 22651

ISBN: 0891451048

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 22651 View more info

Authors

By: Combs, Richard E. , and Nancy R. Owen

Price: $81.00  $68.85

Publisher: Scarecrow Press: 1993

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 16079

ISBN: 0810826798

Condition: As New


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 478 pages; 16079 View more info

Yesterday's Authors Of Books For Children

By: Commire, Anne (Ed. )

Price: $57.00  $48.45

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Gale Research: 1977

Seller ID: 23845

ISBN: 0810300737

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Usual ex-library markings. Otherwise near fine. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 274 pages; Ref23845 View more info

The 1980 Bibliography Of Gothic Studies

By: Crawford, Frank, Fixher, Ljungquist

Price: $40.50  $34.43

Publisher: Baton Rouge, La, Gothic Press: 1983

Seller ID: 28562

Condition: Very Good


20 pages; BT-562brb View more info

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A Dictionary Of Literary Terms

By: Cuddon, J. A.

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20022

ISBN: 0385127138

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Dampstain and bump to upper part of cover and first few pages; previous owner's name, couple of dogears. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 745 pages; 20022 View more info

Official Price Guide To Old Books & Autographs

By: editors Of House Of Collectibles

Price: $57.00  $48.45

Publisher: The House of Collectibles: 1988

Seller ID: 11597

ISBN: 0876373139

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 548 pages; 11597bk View more info

Thursday's Child

By: Egoff, Sheila A.

Price: $33.00  $28.05

Publisher: American Library Association: 1984

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 11613

ISBN: 0838903274

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 323 pages; 11613 View more info

Prefaces And Prologues

By: Eliot, Charles W. , (Ed. )

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: P. F. Collier: 1938

Seller ID: 11606

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books, with Introductions and Notes. Green boards, gilt lettering. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 437 pages; 11606 View more info