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  • List 262 - Books about Books * Book Arts * W. A. Dwiggins * History of Printing

    List 262 - Books about Books * Book Arts * W. A. Dwiggins * History of Printing

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RESERVE YOUR HARDBOUND COPY  $45

MICHAEL VINSON.  BLUFFING TEXAS STYLE.  THE ARSONS, FORGERIS AND HIGH-STAKES POKER CAPERS OF RARE BOOK DEALER JOHNNY JENKINS. UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA PRESS. HARDBOUND. $45  RESERVE YOUR COPY FOR PAYMENT AND SHIPPING WHEN PUBLISHED END OF MARCH

 

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ELLEN CUNNINGHAM-KRUPPA.  MOORING A FIELD. PAUL N. BANKS  AND THE EDUCATION OF LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CONSERVATORS.  LEGACY PRESS. $65

OVER 50 SUBJECTS AVAILABLE USING THE BROWSE FUNCTION - SEE SUBJECT SEARCH ABOVE: BOOKBINDING, ART BOOKS, BIBLIOGRAPHY, BOOK DESIGN, FINE PRESS, LIBRARIES, ETC. 

Typography

History of Libraries

 Bookbinding

Bookselling

Forgery

The Colophon Book Shop specializes in the fields of antiquarian and in-print books about books, literary first editions, and military history, especially   World War I Aviation and World War II Aviation.   Don't forget to use the BROWSE and SEARCH functions, see above. We have thousands of books offered in over 50 different categories.  The Colophon Book Shop was established in 1971 in LaGrange, Illinois, by Robert and Christine Liska. The move to New Hampshire was made in 1982 and we are now located in Exeter, New Hampshire, one hour north of Boston.

Books about Books priced $5 and below

Books about Books from $6 to $10

Books about Books from $11 to $20

Books about Books from $21 to $100

Books about Books greater than $100

We maintain an open shop at 101B Water St, Exeter, New Hampshire. Please visit us: our hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm or by appointment.  Our mailing address is The Colophon Book Shop, P. O. Box 1052, Exeter, NH 03833. As always, we would be glad to quote according to your interest. (603) 772-8443 voice; (603) 772-3384 fax.

We are pleased to offer the work of artist, graphic designer and typographer Lance Hidy. Many of Lance's posters feature the book: Libraries, Publishing, Reading, Bookselling, Bookbinding, etc.