(London): Sheila Markham Rare Books, (2014),
First Edition Limited to 500 copies. octavo, boards in pictorial dust jacket. 256pp. Sheila Markham Rare Books, Item #28408
The antiquarian book trade-- the last resort of the English eccentric--is rich in colorful and entertaining characters. Since 1991, Sheila Markham has been interviewing some of its most influential figures. This is her second collection in which leading dealers speak frankly about their life and work. A significant contribution to the literature of book trade history. As new, jacket not price clipped.