First Editions: A Guide to Identification. Edward N. ZEMPEL, Linda A. Verkler.

First Editions: A Guide to Identification.

Peoria: Spoon River Press, 2001,

Fourth Edition. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 680pp. Spoon River Press, Item #29124

Now including statements from over 4,200 publishers and publishers' imprints. The publishers' statements are arranged alphabetically by name with all publishers other than those from the United States identified by country. The publishers included range from the very large to the small. The publishers' statements printed here are from theyears 1928 to 2001. There is also a section entitles "Identifying Book Club Editions," which offers guidelines on distinguishing book club editions from trade editions. An essential reference tool. Spine of jacket very slightly faded, else fine.

Price: $75.00