Topic: Books about books [x]
Bookseller: Lux Mentis [x]
New York: Columbia University Press, 1949.
Third Edition. Hardcover. A revised edition including additional references: first edition being Fifty Books about Bookmaking (1933), second edition being Seventy Books about Bookmaking (1941). more
Duff, E. Gordon
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co, Ltd, 1893.
First Edition. Hardcover. Light soiling at boards, wear to head and tail, ex libris marks, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Red cloth boards, gilt lettering more
Slater, J. Herbert
London: George Bell and Sons, 1905.
First Edition. Hardcover. Minor wear to head and tail, minor foxing, else tight, bright and unmarred. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and black decorative more
Elton, Charles I. & Mary A.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd, 1893.
First Edition. Hardcover. Light shelf/edge wear, several roughly opened pages, else tight, bright and unmarred. Red cloth boards, gilt lettering and decorative element. No dustjacket. more
Updike, Daniel Berkeley
New York: Dover Publications, Inc, 1980.
Second Edition. Original Wraps. Reprint of the 1937 second edition. Minimal shelf/edge wear, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Volume I glossy taupe wraps, black lettering more
[Updike, Daniel Berkeley]
Boston, MA: The Merrymount Press, 1921.
First Edition (presumed). Wraps. Small owner ticket of Edith Guerrier (1870-1958), noted librarian and writer. After her mother's death, she settled with her mother's family more
Providence, RI: The Akerman-Standard Company, 1935.
Limited Edition. Original Wraps. Light wear at edges (less than typically found), minor toning on spine, small water stain at top right corner, else tight, more
Hain, Friswell J.
London: Sampson, Low, Son, and Marston, 1866.
First Edition. Hardcover. Moderate soiling/toning to boards, light foxing on ffep and title pages, hinges and joints partially split, else bright and unmarred. Red decorated more
New York: Paul S. Erikson, Inc, 1968.
First Edition. Hardcover. "A famous manuscript dealer and auctioneer recounts his personal experiences in the exciting world of autograph and manuscript collecting." Minimal shelf/edge wear, more
Mt. Vernon, NY: Peter Pauper, 1965.
Limited Edition. Hardcover. Penciled bookseller notation on ffep, else tight, bright and unmarred. Glassine dustjacket has several small tears and chips on spine. Burgundy cloth more