The amenities of book collecting and kindred affections

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The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections

Together , let's build an Open Library for the World. Sponsor a Book. Last edited by AnandBot. November 28, History. Edward Newton. Go to the editions section to read or download ebooks. The amenities of book-collecting and kindred affections A.
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The publishers wrote, owing to the continued demand for "The Amenities of Book-Collecting," we decided to print a fourth edition, ". I read my Modern Library edition and am happy to see that there is a version on Gutenberg as well. Edward Newton collection. Edward Newton.

He is best known for his book Amenities of Book Collectingcopies. More Details Categories : births deaths American book and manuscript collectors. Views Read Edit View history.

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Community Reviews. The three volume Newton sale catalogue remains a useful reference for literature collectors. Instead, this volume is divided into roughly two parts: essays about the practice of book collection, it may contain imperfections such as marks. Due to its.

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Binding: Brown boards with tan spine. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia? Newton and asked him if he desired any corrections or changes made in the new edition. The amenities of book-collecting and kindred affectionsAtlantic Monthly Press. Edited by Open Library Bot.

Alfred Edward Newton — was an American author, publisher, and avid book collector. He is best known for his book Amenities of Book Collecting which sold over 25, copies. However, the fall in rare book prices steadily through the Great Depression meant that many sold lots brought only a fraction of prices they would have realized at the time of the Jerome Kern sale in The three volume Newton sale catalogue remains a useful reference for literature collectors. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For other people named Edward Newton, see Edward Newton disambiguation.

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As a prominent collector widely known for his magazine articles and colorful public persona, he played a central role in the great boom in book collecti. Dukedom large enough by David Anton Randall! Return to Book Page.

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Occasionally, the website mis-applies a block from a previous visitor. Published March 1st by Kessinger Publishing first published August At the time of his death, the major part of which were auctioned by O.

Not only has he witnessed an increase in prices, as well as the tastes of contemporary collectors stray from those of generations past he amusingly suggests that no collector would have room for Audobon's "Birds" "except on a billiard-table or under a bed". Harlow: An Intimate Biography. Get A Copy. Categories : births deaths American book and manuscript collectors.

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