Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 
TALKS ON BOOK-COLLECTING.  DELIVERED UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF THE ANTIQUARIAN BOOKSELLERS' ASSOCIATION., Muir, P.H., Editor.  P.H. Muir, E.P. Goldschmidt, Simon Nowell-Smith, John Carter, Howard M. Nixon, Ifan Kyrle-Fletcher & Ernest Weil.

Author Name    Muir, P.H., Editor. P.H. Muir, E.P. Goldschmidt, Simon Nowell-Smith, John Carter, Howard M. Nixon, Ifan Kyrle-Fletcher & Ernest Weil.

Title   TALKS ON BOOK-COLLECTING. DELIVERED UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF THE ANTIQUARIAN BOOKSELLERS' ASSOCIATION.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Good-

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London Cassell 1952

Seller ID   30340

105 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w plates. Contents: Preface; The Nature and Scope of Book-Collecting, by P.H. Muir; The Period Before Printing, by E.P. Goldschmidt; The Language of Book-Collecting, by Simon Nowell-Smith; Fashions in Book-Collecting, by John Carter; Binding and Binders, by Howard M. Nixon; Milestones of Civilization, by Ernest Weil; The Theatre for Collectors, by Ifan Kyrle Fletcher. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, gift inscription in ink from 1952 on front free endpaper, very light browning to edges of text block, soft corner crease on last page, light small bump at three corners, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, very light edge wear. Dust jacket has light to moderate browning on spine, flap-folds and edges; edge wrinkling and a few very small edge chips - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds; 1"x2" piece clipped from bottom of front flap; 2" tear at top of front panel with old tape residue has now been archivally taped; protected in a mylar sleeve

Book-Collecting,  Book  Collectors,  Books  About  Books,  Incunabula,  Printing,  Printers,  Collectible  Books,  Aldine,  Author-Collecting,  Bibliographies,  Booksellers,  Book  Trade,  Robert  Boyle,  British  Museum,  Cancels,  Children's  Books,  Classical  Authors,  Fabrica  De  Humani  Corporis,  First  Editions,  Forgeries,  Greek  Classics,  Jean  Grolier  De  Servieres,  Illuminated  Manuscripts,  Sir  Henry  Irving,  Latin  Classics,  Manuscripts,  Samuel  Mearne,  Sir  Isaac  Newton,  Picture  Books,  Playbills,  A.W.  Pollard,  Renaissance,  Reference  Books,  Rarity,  Seymour  De  Ricci,  Book  Binders,  Book  Bindings,  Michael  Sadleir,  Scientific  Literature,  Andreas  Vesalius,  Thomas  J.  Wise,  Lectures. 

Price = 20.00 USD


Also available.
A MANUAL CONTAINING INFORMATION RESPECTING THE GROWTH OF THE MULBERRY TREE, WITH SUITABLE DIRECTIONS FOR THE CULTURE OF SILK. IN THREE PARTS.
Cobb, J.H. Preface by Felix Pascalis, M.D.
125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

MEMOIRS OF AN ART DEALER 2.
Laing, G. Blair.
47.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE SOUTH WALES BORDERERS 24th FOOT 1689-1937., Atkinson, C.T.
THE SOUTH WALES BORDERERS 24th FOOT 1689-1937.
Atkinson, C.T.
365.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

AN OAK SPRING SYLVA: A SELECTION OF THE RARE BOOKS ON TREES IN THE OAK SPRING GARDEN LIBRARY.  DESCRIBED BY SANDRA RAPHAEL., Raphael, Sandra.  Preface by Rachel Lambert Mellon.
AN OAK SPRING SYLVA: A SELECTION OF THE RARE BOOKS ON TREES IN THE OAK SPRING GARDEN LIBRARY. DESCRIBED BY SANDRA RAPHAEL.
Raphael, Sandra. Preface by Rachel Lambert Mellon.
60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE CAMPAIGNS AND HISTORY OF THE ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT FROM 1684 TO 1902., Gretton, G. le M., Lieutenant-Colonel.
THE CAMPAIGNS AND HISTORY OF THE ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT FROM 1684 TO 1902.
Gretton, G. le M., Lieutenant-Colonel.
225.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE GREAT STORIES OF THE GREEKS., Hyde, Lilian Stoughton.
THE GREAT STORIES OF THE GREEKS.
Hyde, Lilian Stoughton.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

LITTLE NURSERIES IN THE FIELDS., Crawford, M.H.  Colored drawings by Janet Hewson.
LITTLE NURSERIES IN THE FIELDS.
Crawford, M.H. Colored drawings by Janet Hewson.
37.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE ENGLISH CATHEDRALS, Felton, Herbert and Harvey, John.
THE ENGLISH CATHEDRALS
Felton, Herbert and Harvey, John.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

SEA WOLVES AND BANDITS: SEALING, WHALING, SMUGGLING AND PIRACY, WILD MEN OF VAN DIEMEN'S LAND, BUSHRANGERS AND BANDITS, WRECKS AND WRECKERS.  WITH A CHRONOLOGY OF CURIOUS AND INTERESTING FACTS RELATING TO OLD VAN DIEMEN'S LAND AND (FROM 1856) TO TASMANIA, Norman, L.  Preface by Hon. Robert Cosgrove.
SEA WOLVES AND BANDITS: SEALING, WHALING, SMUGGLING AND PIRACY, WILD MEN OF VAN DIEMEN'S LAND, BUSHRANGERS AND BANDITS, WRECKS AND WRECKERS. WITH A CHRONOLOGY OF CURIOUS AND INTERESTING FACTS RELATING TO OLD VAN DIEMEN'S LAND AND (FROM 1856) TO TASMANIA
Norman, L. Preface by Hon. Robert Cosgrove.
35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BRITISH ARCHITECTS AND CRAFTSMEN:  A SURVEY OF TASTE, DESIGN, AND STYLE DURING THREE CENTURIES, 1600 TO 1830., Sitwell, Sacheverell.
BRITISH ARCHITECTS AND CRAFTSMEN: A SURVEY OF TASTE, DESIGN, AND STYLE DURING THREE CENTURIES, 1600 TO 1830.
Sitwell, Sacheverell.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

SIXTY YEARS OF CANADIAN CRICKET., Hall, John E. And McCulloch, R.O.  Introduction by G.G.S. Lindsey.  Remarks by  Mr. F.W. Terry.  (Colonel Wallace, V.H. Steele, T.C. Patteson, Rev. T.D. Phillipps, Frederick Gale.)
SIXTY YEARS OF CANADIAN CRICKET.
Hall, John E. And McCulloch, R.O. Introduction by G.G.S. Lindsey. Remarks by Mr. F.W. Terry. (Colonel Wallace, V.H. Steele, T.C. Patteson, Rev. T.D. Phillipps, Frederick Gale.)
250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

ILLUSTRATED GAMES OF PATIENCE., Cadogan, Adelaide, Lady.  Foreword by Dame Margaret Rutherford.  Preface by John Hunter.
ILLUSTRATED GAMES OF PATIENCE.
Cadogan, Adelaide, Lady. Foreword by Dame Margaret Rutherford. Preface by John Hunter.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie