Antiquarian Books: An Insider's Account.

New York: Arco, (1978),

First American Edition. octavo, boards in dust jacket. 200pp. Arco, Item #29463

The state of modern antiquarian bookselling in England with chapters on collectors, a history of the trade, auctions, the book thief and trends and "fashionable interests." Illustrated. The back panel of the dust jacket reproduces Ronald Searle's hilarious drawing, "Anatomy of an Antiquarian Bookseller." Dust jacket price clipped, else a very fine, clean copy.

Price: $15.00 save 30% $10.50

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