Illustrated guide to antique collecting

  • 160 Pages
  • 4.44 MB
  • English
Luscombe , London
Statementby Alan Ridgway.
LC ClassificationsNK1125 .R5 1977b
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4282536M
ISBN 100860020657
LC Control Number78308856

There is a vast array of famous book illustrators that attract collectors. Arthur Rackham, Edmund Dulac, N.C. Wyeth and Walter Crane are just a few famous names known to book collectors.

(shown left, first illustrated edition of Ulysses, illustrated by Henri Matisse). The Illustrated Guide to Antique Writing Instruments (Schiffer Book for Collectors (Paperback)) Paperback – January 1, There are brief history of the pen companies and short description on pen collecting.

The illustrations are nicely done, though the descriptions accompanying them sometimes too short. Good book for beginners/5(15). Our guide to book collecting covers many of the basic elements of book collecting, from what to collect to caring for your book collection.

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Book collecting is the collecting of books, including seeking, locating, acquiring, organizing, cataloging, displaying, storing, and maintaining whatever books are of interest to a given love of books is bibliophilia, and someone who loves to read, admire, and collect books is called a bibliophile.

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Condition means everything in a book's value. A book that has significant damage is likely not worth much. A book collector wants an attractive copy.

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Many of the rare and antique vintage children's books featured below have beautiful illustrations, and many of them are signed or first edition copies of beloved titles. If you are looking for the perfect gift, look no further than the rare vintage children's books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room.

Book collecting, however, is another beast. You can go beyond the formation of a general library to assemble a purposeful, carefully built book collection united around a central theme. And here is where we separate the book collectors from the rest of the pack.

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Printed in and reproducing Moseman's Illustrated guide which was first published in New York city, in An excellent reference guide to all forms of harness and horse wear. In very good used condition.

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The rarest of these works come to the Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Posted by The Antique Register & filed under Book Reviews. Jun Beautifully Illustrated Guide Gives History, Details of the VW Bus – Enter to Win.

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We specialize in making it easier for you to get the books you need. The work an illustrator can have great impact on a book’s value and desirability, and demand from collectors. The true first edition is generally the most sought but artwork by a prominent illustrator can make even a much later edition very valuable.

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Many people like collecting older books from flea markets and antique shops but it can be hard to tell which books in your collection really have value.

A rare book can sell for a substantial amount of money — but few novice collators know how to tell the difference between a nice old book and a Author: Esther Lombardi. Book Summary: The title of this book is An Illustrated Guide to Gas Pumps and it was written by Jack Sim.

This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Krause Publications and has a total of pages in the :   Illustrated Guide to Antique Writing Instruments by Stuart Schneider,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2).

The Illustrated Guide to Antique Writing Instruments, 3rd Edition, by George Fischler and Stuart Schneider This is a pocket- or purse-size book.

It's not a subset of the Blue Book, and you should think of it as a useful supplement to that behemoth.Click to read more about The Illustrated Guide to Collecting Bottles by Cecil Munsey. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5.The object of this little book is to provide key collectors with a quick reference guide to most of the know key types.

As many as possible of the key types developed over the past one hundred and fifty years are illustrated. ~ From the Foreword5/5.