THE BOOK FANCIER or The Romance of Book Collecting
(Books About Books) FITZGERALD, Percy
Philadelphia, London J.B. Lippincott Company; Sampson Low, Marston Co. Ltd. Parchment Backed Cloth. Very Good/(Mylar). 8vo. 312 pages. (n.d.) Parchment-backed green cloth with gilt spine lettering. Rubbed edges and spine darkened, but VG overall. Later custom mylar protective jacket. From Fitzgerald's Preface written at the Athenaeum Club, "This little volume will be found to contain many curious and interesting things not readily accessible, and deals in some fashion with almost everything that is connected with the book." Includes essays on Caxton, libraries, curiosities of printing, auctions, Shakespeare, Dickens and much more. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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Book Id: 166